2020-01-21 19:52:44| Guardian Unlimited Business - more business news
The 50th annual meeting of the World Economic Forum takes place in Davos from 20 to 24 January, 2020. The event brings together entrepreneurs, scientists, corporate and political leaders to discuss the topic under the spotlight: Stakeholders for a Cohesive and Sustainable World Continue reading...
2020-01-21 16:30:00| Engadget
The complete works of animation powerhouse Studio Ghibli are expensive. As a teenager, I would save up my woeful Subway paychecks and, every few months, proudly walk into the nearest HMV store to buy another movie by famed director Hayao Miyazaki. It...
2020-01-21 16:00:34| Fast Company
Canadian research firm Corporate Knights releases its annual list of most sustainable corporations in the world, with some new entries in the top 10. From Microsoft going carbon negative to Starbucks announcing a (somewhat vague) goal to become “resource positive,” it seems that major companies are announcing new sustainability efforts every day. But which ones are doing the most for our environment? An annual ranking from Canadian research firm Corporate Knights, revealed January 21 at the World Economic Forum meeting in Davos, Switzerland, scrutinized more than 7,000 companies to identify the 100 most sustainable corporations in the world.Read Full Story
2020-01-21 10:53:45| The Economic Times
World losing trust in climate science: WEF surveyIndians and Bangladeshis have topped the charts when it comes to trust in climate science as also for keeping themselves abreast about news and current affairs, while Russia and Ukraine are among the laggards on both counts. The new public opinion poll published by the WEF at its 50th annual meeting called for better climate education and urgent upskilling.
2020-01-20 16:23:33| digg
A new book tells the story of how the creative team at Blizzard made the most of their disadvantages.