Billionaire Bloomberg pledges $15 million to United Nations for climate change

Germany's powerful auto industry said Europe would need to reassess its environmental standards to remain competitive after the "regrettable" US decision. "There are many other examples but the bottom line is that the Paris Accord is very unfair at the highest level to the United States", he said. Looking back at her decades of experience with climate talks, Merkel said she was "touched and delighted" about how many countries, companies and other players, including in the USA, pledged ...

Canada manufacturing growth cools modestly in May

Canada manufacturing growth cools modestly in May

There has been a steady increase in new export orders which was marginally down in April. China's manufacturing and services sectors expanded at a solid pace in May thanks to robust construction and infrastructure investment. The result was the first contraction of manufacturing activity in 11 months. The Indian manufacturing sector, however, stayed in expansion mode for the fifth consecutive month in May.

Paris climate deal: Trump pulls United States out of 2015 accord

Obama - who said the inaugural Paris deal puts the people all across the world on the road to a low-carbon future - had achieved an accomplishment with negotiating for the agreement, reports CNN . The UN Chief underscored that the Paris Climate agreement offers a meaningful yet flexible framework for action by all countries and the transformation envisaged in the deal is already underway.

US jobs, manufacturing lift

May's job gains marked a sharp deceleration from the 181,000 monthly average over the past 12 months. The unemployment rate fell by 10 basis points to 4.3%, according to FactSet estimates, surprising analysts expecting the figure to hold steady.

Why Synergy Pharmaceuticals Shares Are Popping 16.7% Today

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New Zealand shirking over Paris deal

New Zealand shirking over Paris deal

The UN body that facilitated the deal said it "cannot be renegotiated based on the request of a single party". "Wherever we live, whoever we are, we all share the same responsibility to make our planet great again", Macron said. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said this week it would be a "morally criminal act" if the world doesn't do its part to stop climate change. "(The US departure) doesn't change the bigger picture: "the moral, political, and economic incentives all seem to be ...