Smog in Beijing. Chinese companies have yet to catch up with those in other countries when it comes to sustainable investing, with disclosure on environmental issues remaining problematic. Photo: EPA
Smog in Beijing. Chinese companies have yet to catch up with those in other countries when it comes to sustainable investing, with disclosure on environmental issues remaining problematic. Photo: EPA
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Why China has yet to catch the wave of global responsible investing

A lack of understanding about the importance of ESG and its potential benefits is hampering its adoption among Chinese firms, according to the UN-backed Principles for Responsible Investment organisation

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Smog in Beijing. Chinese companies have yet to catch up with those in other countries when it comes to sustainable investing, with disclosure on environmental issues remaining problematic. Photo: EPA
Smog in Beijing. Chinese companies have yet to catch up with those in other countries when it comes to sustainable investing, with disclosure on environmental issues remaining problematic. Photo: EPA
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