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August 14, 2019: In its recent Q2 earnings release, CME Group reported strong revenue growth of 20% (y-o-y), supported by heightened trading activity. Macroeconomic uncertainty played a key role in boosting CME’s revenues. Trefis captures trends in CME’s earnings over recent quarter in an interactive dashboard.
August 12, 2019: A brand new painting from Vietnamese artist Nguyen Thi Kim Duc was unveiled recently at the United Nation’s 2019 Vesak Festival in Vietnam.
August 11, 2019: Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Friday suggesting eating less food, and therefore, defecating less, is an answer to some of the world's problems.
August 10, 2019: Brazil's president was replying to a journalist's question about agriculture and deforestation.
August 7, 2019: Emotional intelligence is a unique and powerful gateway for both self-mastery, as well as your effectiveness with others.
August 7, 2019: Unison will ask workers to withdraw from incident response cover in bid to improve 1.3% pay offerStaff at the Thames Barrier, one of the largest movable flood barriers in the world, could escalate their dispute over pay with the Environment Agency after three months of industrial action.Unison, the public service un...
August 5, 2019: President Trump divides Americans along racial lines and uses charged language that has created a troubling environment, according to Rep. Tim Ryan, D-Ohio.
August 1, 2019: The claim by Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., that President Trump is advancing environmental and health care racism insults African-Americans, according to Bob Woodson.
August 1, 2019: Former Fortress hedge fund manager Michael Novogratz predicts that the historic rally for stocks is coming to an end.
July 31, 2019: Credit Suisse reported a net income of 937 million Swiss francs for the second-quarter of this year, beating expectations.
July 31, 2019: At least three people were taken to hospital with minor injuries and about 50 dwellings in Lac-aux-Sables, a municipality north of Trois-Rivières, Que., were damaged by strong winds Tuesday evening, and Environment Canada has confirmed all the damage was due to a tornado. 
July 31, 2019: The Alphabet smart city project in Toronto is poised to move forward with a lot of good intention, but still with some looming questions around the use of data. Exploring the project, how it will help the environment and what will happen to all of the data.
July 30, 2019: Nation replaces Brazil for first time in annual list of murders compiled by Global Witness The Philippines has replaced Brazil as the most murderous country in the world for people defending their land and environment, according to research that puts a spotlight on the administration of President Rodrigo Duterte.Mor...
July 30, 2019: Prairie farmers are adopting more sophisticated fertilizer products and application methods in order to grow the most food while spending the least amount of money. In particular, reducing fertilizer waste helps reduce emissions of nitrous oxide, a greenhouse gas 300 times more potent than carbon dioxide.
July 30, 2019: To generate sustainable environmental outcomes, municipalities look beyond environmental metrics. Positive green outcomes encompass the application and utilization of all public resources—natural, human, economic and technological—to improve service delivery and create sustainable outcomes.
July 30, 2019: Opposition leader spoke after he met protesters in Blackpool and called for a ban on fracking Boris Johnson’s close relationship with President Trump could be dangerous for the environment with both leaders putting “short-term economic gains” ahead of longer term climate issues, Jeremy Corbyn has warned.The La...
July 30, 2019: An environmental group in France filed a lawsuit Tuesday over potential health risks from lead that was released during the devastating fire that ripped through the Notre Dame Cathedral earlier this year. 
July 30, 2019: The hospitality company that owns the Holiday Inn and Crowne Plaza hotel chains announced Tuesday it's ditching travel-sized bathroom amenities to cut down on plastic waste. 
July 26, 2019: Democratic presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren is a champion of the corn-based ethanol industry when she campaigns in rural towns dotting the U.S. Farm Belt.
July 25, 2019: Your office space should be one that enhances your ability to grow, achieve and operate as the best version of you.
July 24, 2019: First Nations leaders gathered in Fredericton for the Assembly of First Nations general assembly are hearing from representatives of four political parties, discussing key issues leading into the October federal election.
July 22, 2019: Here's what the Green New Deal is estimated to cost. Thankfully, we don't have to rely on pie-in-the-sky proposals to combat climate change.
July 21, 2019: Climate crisis concerns top British public’s policy priorities, poll findings revealProtecting the environment has overtaken affordable housing and the threat of terrorism in the British public’s policy priorities over the last eight months, polling has revealed.Polling by Britain Thinks, commissioned by Engage ...
July 17, 2019: Autism spectrum disorders are 80 percent reliant on inherited genes, according to a new study involving more than 2 million people across five countries.
July 16, 2019: François de Rugy says he wants to defend himself against allegations that he hosted elaborate dinners at taxpayer’s expenseThe French environment minister has resigned over reports that he hosted lavish social dinners of lobster and fine wines paid for by the taxpayer when he was parliament speaker.François de R...