Sustainable practices help make Rwanda's capital Kigali cleanest city in Africa

Sustainable practices help make Rwanda’s capital Kigali cleanest city in Africa

It’s a city often lauded as the cleanest in all of Africa. As host to the recent Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting, Rwanda’s sweeping sustainable practices came under the spotlight — with the capital Kigali taking centrestage. Subscribe to our…

Germany plans to burn more coal as Russia slashes gas supply

Germany plans to burn more coal as Russia slashes gas supply

Germany is planning to burn more coal — the most polluting fossil fuel — as Russian cuts to gas exports threaten shortfalls. Russia’s Gazprom had announced that it would slash supplies through the Nord Stream 1 pipeline, apparently due to…

URA studying 'long island' along East Coast as part of plans for coastal protection, housing needs

URA studying ‘long island’ along East Coast as part of plans for coastal protection, housing needs

Plans to reclaim a stretch of land along Singapore’s southeastern coast may materialise as a way to shore up protection against rising sea levels. The 15km “long island” concept could also integrate coastal protection with coastal living, featuring homes and…

Flexible homes and workspaces among proposals for Singapore's development over next 50 years

Flexible homes and workspaces among proposals for Singapore’s development over next 50 years

More spaces for people from all walks to live, work and play in the same neighbourhood. It’s part of Singapore’s update to a 50-year blueprint for its urban landscape, based on feedback from around 15,000 people. The future will also…

Australian PM Anthony Albanese signals stronger ties with Southeast Asia on Indonesia trip

Australian PM Anthony Albanese signals stronger ties with Southeast Asia on Indonesia trip

Australia’s newly elected prime minister has vowed to make Southeast Asia a policy priority of his Labor government. Mr Anthony Albanese is on a visit to Indonesia — his first bilateral engagement –and has pledged stronger cooperation on trade, security…

Ingraham: ESG movement is corporate America’s thought and governance police

Ingraham: ESG movement is corporate America’s thought and governance police

Liberal globalists are using a classification and ratings system to pressure American companies into adopting progressive practices at every level of operation. #FoxNews #TheIngrahamAngle Subscribe to Fox News! https://bit.ly/2vaBUvAS Watch more Fox News Video: http://video.foxnews.com Watch Fox News Channel Live:…

Singapore researchers study colonies of corals at Sentosa for sea level data

Singapore researchers study colonies of corals at Sentosa for sea level data

Singapore researchers have found hidden recorders of changing sea levels at Sentosa. They are studying the colonies of corals — called microatolls — to uncover insights key to fighting climate change. The corals, first discovered two years ago, can give…

Key climate change indicators hit record highs in 2021: UN report

Key climate change indicators hit record highs in 2021: UN report

The UN has warned that time is running out to tackle climate change. The World Meteorological Organization’s latest report says humanity must drastically cut its greenhouse gas emissions to avoid a catastrophe. Critical indicators of the climate crisis broke records…

Rabobank's Carlos Mera on food protectionism

Rabobank’s Carlos Mera on food protectionism

The toll of Indonesia’s palm oil export ban on its farmers highlights the challenges countries face when they try to ensure essential food items stay affordable. India’s recent curbs on wheat exports are also hitting its traders and producers. They…

Singapore welcomes proposed Indo-Pacific economic framework with US: PM Lee

Singapore welcomes proposed Indo-Pacific economic framework with US: PM Lee

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has welcomed Washington’s proposed Indo-Pacific economic plan, and encourages greater ASEAN participation in it. Mr Lee is in the US capital for the ASEAN-US Special Summit. He’s meeting Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry…

UN expert John Nyberg and MPA's Pearlyn Pang on Singapore's GeoSpace-Sea data portal

UN expert John Nyberg and MPA’s Pearlyn Pang on Singapore’s GeoSpace-Sea data portal

GeoSpace-Sea, a platform that harnesses and maps out Singapore’s marine and coastal data, will be made public from August. It could bolster the fight against climate change. Dr John Nyberg, a UN expert who co-chairs the Marine Geospatial Information Working…

Climate researcher Dr Jan Minx on global warming, greenhouse gas emissions

Climate researcher Dr Jan Minx on global warming, greenhouse gas emissions

It’s been six months since the global COP26 climate summit ended with tears and regret. Climate conference president Alok Sharma broke down as he apologised for last minute changes to the wording about coal — from “phasing out” to “phasing…