US Senators proposes bill to clamp down on World Bank lending to China
Three Republican Senators have tabled a legislation in the US Senate to prevent World Bank from lending to China on projects that would be used against religious and ethnic minorities.
Share market update: Bank shares gain; Yes Bank jumps 5%
The Nifty Bank index was trading 0.55 per cent up at 31,427.20.
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Share market update: PSU bank shares rise; Central Bank up 2%
The Nifty PSU Bank index was trading 0.68 per cent up at 2433.75 .
Stock market update: Private banks edge higher; YES Bank gains over 1%
The Nifty Private Bank index was trading 0.49 per cent up at 17,389.25.
World getting hotter, more dangerous faster than thought: UN chief
The Paris agreement was adopted by 195 parties at the UN climate conference "COP 21" held in the French capital in 2015 with an aim to reduce the hazardous greenhouse gas emissions. Nineteen members of the G20, except the US, have voiced their commitment to the full implementation of the deal.
What is von der Leyen's "European Green Deal"?
Ursula von der Leyen, new president of the European Union's executive Commission, has laid out the details of her "European Green Deal" today, Wednesday, coinciding with a U.N. summit on the climate. Calling it "Europe's man on the moon moment," von der Leyen presented her plan to make the EU the world's first "climate-neutral" continent by 2050.
World Bank to reduce lending to China
The bank, which is led by former US Treasury official David Malpass, defended its approach in a brief statement. "World Bank lending to China has fallen sharply and will continue to reduce as part of our agreement with all our shareholders including the United States. "We eliminate lending as countries get richer," it said.
Ujjivan Small Finance Bank lists at 59% premium over issue price
The issue witnessed the highest subscription among all IPOs since January 2018.
Buzzing stocks: YES Bank, Vodafone Idea, SBI, Dish TV
YES Bank (Rs 199.86 crore) was leading the pack of most active stocks in value terms.
Honour past climate commitments: India to developed world
“It is time to look in the mirror. Has the developed world delivered on its promises? Unfortunately, the rich industrialised countries have not met their Kyoto Protocol targets. Neither their NDCs reflect ambitions nor they have shown willingness to enhance their commitments,” said Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar.
Proposal to let Indian companies list abroad directly divides investment banks
A company can list on a foreign exchange only after it has listed on a domestic bourse.
SoftBank Vision Fund’s Praveen Akkiraju is stepping down
SoftBank has raised roughly $2 billion for its second Vision Fund so it can start making new investments, people familiar with the matter said last month. Akkiraju’s departure follows the resignation of London-based Vision Fund partner David Thevenon.
View: Yes Bank needs an arranged match, otherwise it’s No Bank
Is the Reserve Bank of India so distracted fighting other fires that it would rather not have to think about Yes?
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