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  1. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Australian parliament repeals carbon tax, emissions trading scheme

    Posted Jul 17th 2014, 11:18am by Reuters in Sydney

    ... Reuters in Sydney Australia on Thursday became the first country in the world to scrap a carbon tax as the upper house of the legislature also discarded plans for a trading scheme based on emissions The Australian Senate voted on Thursday to scrap the country’s carbon tax and plans for emissions trading, a major victory for conservative Prime Minister Tony Abbott that leaves ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1555539/australian-parliament-repeals-carbon-tax-emissions-trading-scheme
  2. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    EU urges China to roll out carbon trading nationwide ahead of 2020 target

    Posted May 28th 2014, 05:01am by Li Jing

    ... more energy-efficient and reduces its carbon footprint can sell carbon credits to help finance investment. Senior officials have previously said a nationwide roll-out of the carbon market would ... Li Jing jing.li@scmp.com Top European climate official says a carbon cap would not expose Beijing to greater pressure to agree to a new international climate treaty EU presses ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1520161/eu-urges-china-roll-out-carbon-trading-nationwide-ahead-2020-target
  3. News - World - ENVIRONMENT

    UN climate chief urges ‘bold’ steps to curb carbon emissions

    Posted Apr 13th 2014, 07:02pm by Agence France-Presse in Berlin

    ... on Sunday called on governments to take bold steps to tame carbon emissions after a landmark report said the worldwide aim to limit global warming was still attainable. “The world can still combat climate change but only if nations raise their collective ambition to achieve a carbon-neutral world in the second half of the century,” said Christiana Figueres, executive secretary of the UN ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1480898/un-climate-chief-urges-bold-steps-curb-carbon-emissions
  4. News - China

    Hubei plans province’s first carbon auction next month

    Posted Feb 11th 2014, 09:42pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Beijing Government to hand out 90 per cent, or 270 million, permits to emitters for free Hubei province will auction up to two million carbon permits at a government-set minimum price next month to kick-start the nation’s sixth pilot emissions trading scheme (ETS). Hubei’s carbon market will be only the second to sell a share of the permits. In most of the other trial ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1426184/hubei-plans-provinces-first-carbon-auction-next-month
  5. Lifestyle - Food & Wine

    Carbone brings the hearty red-sauce dishes of Italian-American cuisine to Hong Kong

    Posted Jul 18th 2014, 10:42pm by Charley Lanyon

    ... Charley Lanyon Carbone brings the hearty red-sauce dishes of Italian-American cuisine to the city, writes Charley Lanyon Hail Caesar Carbone, New York City's Greenwich Village red-sauce staple, has kept diners and critics buzzing since it opened last year. The concept from chefs Mario Carbone and Rich Torrisi- former lieutenants of Daniel Boulud and Mario Batali- ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/food-wine/article/1555604/carbone-brings-hearty-red-sauce-dishes-italian-american-cuisine
  6. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Outgoing Finance Committee chairman Ng Leung-sing rates himself highly

    Posted Jul 30th 2014, 06:57pm by JEFFIE LAM

    ... Jeffie Lam jeffie.lam@scmp.com Despite vote of no confidence and protests, Finance Committee chairman has no regrets Ng gives a pass mark … to himself Ng Leung-sing gave himself a pass mark yesterday for his chairmanship of the Finance Committee, but he didn't get much support from other lawmakers. Out of 100 marks, Ng rated his performance over the past year at "60 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1562821/vilified-finance-committee-chief-ng-leung-sing-not-losing-sleep-over
  7. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Little political consensus on how a party finance law might work

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 03:42am by JEFFIE LAM, SARAH KARACS

    ... support for a party finance law Media mogul Jimmy Lai Chee-ying's multimillion-dollar donations to pan-democrats have rekindled a decade-long debate on whether Hong Kong needs a new law to make political parties' financing more transparent. But with parties across the political spectrum reluctant to open their books, consensus on how to regulate donations such as those from ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1558406/little-political-consensus-how-party-finance-law-might-work
  8. Property - Hong Kong & China - STRATEGY

    Property agencies pin hopes on alliances, internet finance as sales slump

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 03:07pm by Langi Chiang

    ... Langi Chiang langi.chiang@scmp.com Firms in property service sector pin hopes on tie-ups and online finance while shutting outlets Slump prompts shake-up among struggling agents The downturn in the mainland's real estate market and the rising popularity of internet finance are driving a shake-up in the property service industry, in which firms are closing unprofitable ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1557162/property-agencies-pin-hopes-alliances-internet-finance
  9. Business - Commodities - POLLUTION

    Shenzhen trades 1.57m carbon permits in first year

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 04:05am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Beijing Shenzhen trades 1.57m carbon permits in one year The number of carbon permits traded on the mainland's pilot emissions market in Shenzhen reached 1.57 million ... with the final one launched in Chongqing last month, in a bid to curb its greenhouse gas emissions- currently the highest in the world. For all the seven pilot carbon markets, liquidity has been ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/commodities/article/1543896/shenzhen-trades-157m-carbon-permits-first-year
  10. News - World

    Nasa satellite will track earth’s ability to absorb carbon dioxide

    Posted Jun 30th 2014, 09:18pm by Reuters

    ... to reveal details about where carbon dioxide, a greenhouse gas tied to climate change, is being released into earth's atmosphere on a global scale. The two-year, US$465 million project, known as the Orbiting Carbon Observatory (OCO), will also be able to pinpoint where the planet's forests and oceans are reabsorbing atmospheric carbon, a cycle that is key to the earth's temperature. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1543740/nasa-satellite-will-track-earths-ability-absorb-carbon-dioxide

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