'The Government, particularly my fellow minister (work and pensions minister) Guy Opperman who has been working flat out on this agenda, we welcome the views of trustees and all other stakeholders on our proposals and ask that schemes play their part in meeting the challenges of climate change. … [Read more...] about Pension funds will be ordered to warn of the risks that climate change could have on members’ investments
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He is right to want to do a deal with the EU that allows this. And he is right to demonstrate that we are upholders of the international rules based order. … [Read more...] about Boris Johnson is right to stand strong on State Aid – we must invest in Britain’s future
In a clear change of tactic, Germany has taken bold steps to revive the recession-hit Greek economy. After months of chastising Greece it has gone out of its way to encourage small and mid-sized German companies to do business there, signing a ground-breaking investment deal with the crisis-hit nation. … [Read more...] about Germany signs investment deal to boost Greek economy
Data exclusively compiled for Sky News by the think tank the IPPR shows that, with bold investment, 1.6 million green jobs could be created in the next decade thanks to a boom in sectors like retrofitting houses and green transport. … [Read more...] about ‘Thrown to the wolves’: As jobs go green, what does the future hold for the coal industry?
Mr Wallace was speaking on a visit to Qatar and Oman, where he announced a further £24million investment in a logistics hub at Duqm. The move will triple the size of the UK base, which will be used by Royal Navy aircraft carriers. … [Read more...] about We WILL keep firepower to fight another Falklands: Defence Secretary reveals Britain will retain its ‘tier one’ military power and invest more in electronic warfare including drones