French President Emmanuel Macron with his wife Brigitte Macron and United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres and World Bank President Jim Yong Kim. Photo: AFP

World Bank will no longer finance oil, gas projects from 2019 as pressure builds to switch to clean energy

The move, it said, was meant to help countries meet the greenhouse gas-curbing pledges they had made in support of the 2015 Paris Agreement

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French President Emmanuel Macron with his wife Brigitte Macron and United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres and World Bank President Jim Yong Kim. Photo: AFP
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