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Joe Brock

Analysis: From land of promise to pariah state - Myanmar coup rattles foreign firms

Mar 09 2021

SINGAPORE Shortly after the military seized power, 55 foreign investors in Myanmar from Coca Cola to Facebook signed a statement committing to the country and employees there during developments of "deep concern".

RPT-INSIGHT-Big Oil’s flagship plastic waste project sinks on the Ganges

Jan 18 2021

SINGAPORE/VARANASI, India, Jan 18 A wheelbarrow and a handful of metal grids for capturing litter, emblazoned with the words “Renew Oceans,” sit rusting outside an empty, padlocked office in the Indian city of Varanasi, a short walk from the Ganges.

Big Oil’s flagship plastic waste project sinks on the Ganges

Jan 17 2021

SINGAPORE/VARANASI, India A wheelbarrow and a handful of metal grids for capturing litter, emblazoned with the words “Renew Oceans,” sit rusting outside an empty, padlocked office in the Indian city of Varanasi, a short walk from the Ganges.

Britain says it's back as major trade force as it signs Singapore deal

Dec 10 2020

SINGAPORE Britain said it was re-emerging as a major trade force as it signed a free trade deal with wealthy city-state Singapore on Thursday, its latest agreement globally as it prepares to end its transition out of the European Union on Dec. 31.

Special Report: Plastic pandemic - COVID-19 trashed the recycling dream

Oct 05 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has sparked a rush for plastic. | Video

Set, miss, repeat – big brands and plastic recycling targets

Oct 05 2020

Coca-Cola, Nestle and PepsiCo, the world's top three plastic polluters according to a yearly brand audit by NGO Break Free From Plastic, have struggled for decades to increase the share of recycled plastic in their packaging.

Set, miss, repeat: big brands and plastic recycling targets

Oct 05 2020

Coca-Cola, Nestle and PepsiCo, the world's top three plastic polluters according to a yearly brand audit by NGO Break Free From Plastic, have struggled for decades to increase the share of recycled plastic in their packaging.

Set, miss, repeat – big brands and plastic recycling targets

Oct 05 2020

Coca-Cola, Nestle and PepsiCo, the world's top three plastic polluters according to a yearly brand audit by NGO Break Free From Plastic, have struggled for decades to increase the share of recycled plastic in their packaging.

Set, miss, repeat – big brands and plastic recycling targets

Oct 05 2020

Oct 5 Coca-Cola, Nestle and PepsiCo, the world's top three plastic polluters according to a yearly brand audit by NGO Break Free From Plastic, have struggled for decades to increase the share of recycled plastic in their packaging.

World News

Biden pointedly asks Putin about cyberattacks at summit

GENEVA (Reuters) -U.S. President Joe Biden asked Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday how he would feel if someone carried out a ransomware attack on Russian oil pipelines, a pointed question during their summit that illustrated the breadth of their disagreements.