BlackRock Invests in Hub for Company Climate Data

Investment giant BlackRock announced that it will support a new London-based hub that will provide investors with assessments on companies’ climate change plans. BlackRock, the world’s largest asset manager, will join other major investment banks in supporting the Transition Pathway …

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Papua New Guinea Palm Oil Abuses Linked to Nestle and Kellogg

NGO Global Witness has disclosed the extent of human rights abuses and rampant deforestation in Papua New Guinea by palm oil suppliers whose main clients are big European brands such as Kellogs and Nestle. According to an investigation by Global …

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Dutch Regulator Finds Apple App Store Payment System Anti-Competitive

Sources said that a Dutch regulator has ruled that the required in-app commissions from Apple’s App Store are anti-competitive. Apple has been the subject of multiple complaints over its App Store policy that charges commissions of up to 30 percent …

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Donald Trump Falls Off Forbes’ 400 Richest People in America

Former President Donald Trump has fallen off the list of Forbes’ 400 richest people in America on Tuesday after 25 years of being included on it. Forbes reported that Trump’s fortune dropped to $2.5 billion which is $400 million short …

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Hollywood Union Workers Vote to Authorize Nationwide Strike

Hollywood union workers overwhelmingly voted in favor of authorizing a nationwide strike months after failed negotiations for better working conditions. The International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE) said on Oct. 4 that 90% of eligible voters cast ballots and …

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