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'Trump Pulling US Out Of Paris Climate Deal'

A television ad ran Wednesday showed CEOs of top USA companies backing the pact. " Climate change is causing real harm to communities around NY and across the country". UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres (front) gives a lecture entitled "Facing Global Challenges: Finding Hope in Youth" at Cairo University in Cairo, Egypt , on February 15, 2017.


India, Spain Sign Seven Agreements, Set to Enhance Defense Ties

India, Spain Sign Seven Agreements, Set to Enhance Defense Ties

President Vladimir Putin asserted today that Russia's "trust-based" relations with India - which he described as one of its "closest friends" - will not be diluted by Moscow's growing ties with Pakistan and other countries. The Captains of the Spanish industry welcomed it and they showed very deep and keen interest in expanding their economic ties with India, because India obviously presents a very good investment and economic cooperation opportunity.


Canada says it is disappointed on US decision on Paris pact

Canada says it is disappointed on US decision on Paris pact

President Donald Trump is expected to withdraw the United States from the Paris climate agreement , three officials with knowledge of the decision said, making good on a campaign pledge but severely weakening the landmark 2015 climate change accord that committed almost every nation to take action to curb the warming of the planet.


Canada offers millions to lumber industry facing US tariffs

Canada offers millions to lumber industry facing US tariffs

CTV News has learned the federal government will announce $867 dollars in aid, including $605 million in loan guarantees, $160 million in market transition help, and $9.5 million in EI support for workers. Carr has repeatedly called the American allegations baseless, saying the USA has lost repeatedly when challenged by Canada before the World Trade Organization or under the North American Free Trade Agreement.


Donald Trump set to confirm U.S. will WITHDRAW from Paris climate agreement

Donald Trump set to confirm U.S. will WITHDRAW from Paris climate agreement

In a Berlin speech, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said that fighting climate change is a "global consensus" and an "international responsibility". European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker warned U.S. David Paterson in 2009 committing the state to reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 80 percent of 1990 levels by 2050. He said the agreement, as it stood "hamstrung the US".



Aust sticks by Paris deal Trump may exit

Musk has for years publicly called for a carbon tax, including at the 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference in Paris. Elon Musk said that he'd have "no choice" but to leave the advisory councils of President Donald Trump should the administration decide to pull out of the Paris Climate Agreement .