Japan Finance

4 climate hurdles Biden faces at the G-7

There should be “no exemptions” or “wished” to the extent of the ban, said Han Chen, director of the international energy policy program at the Natural Resources Defense Council. “Some [Japanese] departments interpret it as saying you can have factories with lower emissions. “ Whether Germany can commit to a …

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Meet Grace, the health robot created by COVID-19

By Joyce Zhou HONG KONG, June 9 (Reuters) – The Hong Kong team behind the famous humanoid robot Sophia is launching a new prototype, Grace, aimed at the healthcare market and designed to interact with the elderly and those isolated by the COVID pandemic -19. Dressed in a blue nurse’s …

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G-7 targets environmental crimes for greater disclosure

(Bloomberg) – The Group of Seven Nations have targeted environmental crimes in an attempt to push companies to disclose their impact on the climate. Finance ministers at the G-7 meeting in London agreed for the first time to integrate climate change considerations into their decision-making. They also expanded the work …

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