Chinese state-owned entities are in talks about investing a combined $5 billion to $10 billion in Aramco's initial public offering, as Saudi Arabia seeks commitments from friendly governments to shore up the record share sale, people with knowledge of the matter said.
I know a protest when I see one. Walking around in London today it is evident that the tens of thousands of adults playing at being children are not so much protesting but putting on a performance of protest.
China will inject new impetus into climate change efforts after 2020, and use its Belt and Road initiative to boost cooperation in the fight on global warming, the government's top diplomat, State Councillor Wang Yi, said.
To its credit, China is focusing on sustainable development at a point when its per capita output is barely more than one-third the level in the so-called advanced economies. A relatively poor country has made a conscious choice to shift its focus from the quantity of economic growth to its quality.
President Mnangagwa left for New York last night for the 74TH Ordinary Session of United Nations General Assembly, where the country’s focus would be on discussions around climate change.
Tensions rise between France and Brazil after President Emmanuel Macron says fires amounted to an international crisis. Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro reacted by blasting Macron for having a ‘colonialist mentality’.
A record number of fires ravaging the Amazon has drawn international outrage because of the rainforest's importance to the global environment and prompted Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro to dispatch the military to assist in firefighting.