A tug boat pulls a coal barge along the Mahakam River in Samarinda, East Kalimantan province, Indonesia on March 2, 2016. Photo: Reuters A tug boat pulls a coal barge along the Mahakam River in Samarinda, East Kalimantan province, Indonesia on March 2, 2016. Photo: Reuters
A tug boat pulls a coal barge along the Mahakam River in Samarinda, East Kalimantan province, Indonesia on March 2, 2016. Photo: Reuters

Letters | Standard Chartered lending to coal companies is not OK

  • The bank’s commitment to the fight against climate change is called into question by its continued lending to companies, such as Adaro Energy in Indonesia, which see coal as a cash cow

Topic |   Banking & finance
A tug boat pulls a coal barge along the Mahakam River in Samarinda, East Kalimantan province, Indonesia on March 2, 2016. Photo: Reuters A tug boat pulls a coal barge along the Mahakam River in Samarinda, East Kalimantan province, Indonesia on March 2, 2016. Photo: Reuters
A tug boat pulls a coal barge along the Mahakam River in Samarinda, East Kalimantan province, Indonesia on March 2, 2016. Photo: Reuters
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