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Mobilise private sector to overcome climate finance challenge

Khaleejtimes 06 Dec 2023
We are working toward streamlining co-financing processes by recognizing key operational policies and standards, as demonstrated by the co-financing framework signed with ADB ... We also have an emergency crisis response facility to support countries post-disaster and are also working on policy-based financing for climate.

ABC plans tech, green, digital, pension finance

China Daily 06 Dec 2023
Agricultural Bank of China or ABC is working on formulating action plans to propel the development of "technology finance, green finance, inclusive finance, pension finance and digital finance" as emphasized by the Central Financial Work Conference held in late October, its top ...

Banking institutions play crucial role in helping attain green development: BOC chief risk officer

ECNS 06 Dec 2023
According to Liu the bank has worked to forge the “BOC Green+” brand by launching dozens of green finance products and services in five categories, covering loans, trade finance, bonds, consumption, and integrated services, to meet diversified needs of customers ... It would have around 10,000 employees engaged in green finance by 2025.

Standard Chartered Bank Vietnam signs Master of Agreement for sustainable trade loan to BIDV valued at $100 million

Vietnam News 06 Dec 2023
“We believe that finance can enable and accelerate the just transition to net zero, towards a nature-positive economy ... We will continue to work closely with our clients and their stakeholders to provide access to finance where it matters most and to contribute to the sustainable development of Việt Nam.”  .

Canada commits $5.3-B climate finance assistance to PH

Manila Bulletin 06 Dec 2023
The Philippines and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) are working with Canada to reduce the climate finance gap through nature-based solutions projects funded under a $5.3-billion climate finance commitment, the Presidential Communications Office (PCO) said.Pexels.

Morocco, UAE sign consolidated partnership declaration

Middle East Online 06 Dec 2023
- At the kind invitation of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the State of the United Arab Emirates, His Majesty King Mohammed VI, Sovereign of Morocco, paid a working and fraternal visit to the State of the United Arab Emirates on December 4 and 5, 2023 ... Financing of Investments Mentioned in the Declaration.

Int'l cooperation platform for green finance capacity-building launched at COP28 06 Dec 2023
... need green finance the most for climate action ... He hoped that the HKMA Infrastructure Financing Facilitation Office could work with CASI on leveraging Hong Kong as a leading green and sustainable finance hub to help strengthen EMDEs' capacity to meet their financing needs.

Moody's cut to outlook is flawed, ministry says

People Daily 06 Dec 2023
Stating that it is "disappointed with" the cut, the Ministry of Finance said in a statement on Tuesday that ... China has completed the work to categorize the debts raised by the so-called local government financing vehicles and has identified debts that need to be addressed.

The Savings Game: Financial literacy is the key to financial security

Rapid City Journal 06 Dec 2023
One of the major reasons I write a personal finance column is because it is not easy for most individuals and families in the U.S. to become and stay educated in the basics of personal finance ... A significant problem is that our educational system does a very poor job of educating students regarding personal finance.

Bank of Cyprus Signs the UN Principles for Responsible Banking

Stockwatch 06 Dec 2023
Banks that have signed the Principles commit to being ambitious in their sustainability strategies, working to embed sustainability into the heart of their businesses, while allowing them to remain at the cutting-edge of sustainable finance.

BoC signatory to UN Principles for Responsible Banking

CyprusMail 06 Dec 2023
Banks that have signed the Principles commit to being ambitious in their sustainability strategies, working to embed sustainability into the heart of their businesses, while remaining at the cutting-edge of sustainable finance.

Bhutan Pavilion highlights concerns of rapid melting glacier

Kuensel 06 Dec 2023
climate finance not reaching front-line communities ... investments and flows of finance associated with climate change are simply not reaching the front-line communities ... The second important area is to really work out how we get this finance to flow to these communities,” she said.

The government hopes private investors will fund social services – the evidence isn’t so optimistic

RNZ 06 Dec 2023
The finance minister, Nicola Willis - who is also public service minister and minister for social investment - will be central to delivering on the policy ... It is resuscitating work started under the previous National government led by the then prime minister John Key and finance minister Bill English.

Kuwait's PAM organizes career day for jobseeker with disabilities

Kuna 06 Dec 2023
... Kuwait Finance House a career day for people with disabilities who have undergraduate, diploma or secondary school to work in private sector, it was held in the headquarter.

Minister, NNPC Say Nigeria Committed to Lower Methane Emissions, List Measures

This Day 06 Dec 2023
We are committed to working with all stakeholders to deliver on that,” Eyesan stated ... She described finance and technology as the two major challenges in delivering on the provisions of the charter, noting that for the two problems to be solved, African countries need to work with partners who have the technology and finance.