Sustainable Business

Women honored at Cannes, as gender parity drive draws scrutiny

Women honored at Cannes, as gender parity drive draws scrutiny

Published 20/05/2019

CANNES, France (Reuters) - Movie stars including Salma Hayek and Eva Longoria celebrated the role of women in cinema at a glitzy gala in Cannes [more…]

Omega lambs and fitbit cows: New Zealand responds to alternative…

Omega lambs and fitbit cows: New Zealand responds to alternative…

Published 17/05/2019

WINDWHISTLE, New Zealand (Reuters) - At Dave Harper’s family farm in New Zealand’s scenic Canterbury region, a painstakingly bred flock of lambs is grazing, not [more…]

Exclusive: Bosch goes for platinum-light fuel cells

Exclusive: Bosch goes for platinum-light fuel cells

Published 13/05/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Global automotive supplier Bosch expects platinum to play only a minor role in its new fuel cells, giving precious metal markets scant [more…]

Facebook ‘labels’ posts by hand, posing privacy questions

Facebook ‘labels’ posts by hand, posing privacy questions

Published 06/05/2019

HYDERABAD, India/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Over the past year, a team of as many as 260 contract workers in Hyderabad, India has ploughed through millions [more…]

Factbox: The work at one Facebook ‘labeling’ project

Factbox: The work at one Facebook ‘labeling’ project

Published 06/05/2019

HYDERABAD, India/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Facebook Inc has thousands of content labelers around the world who categorize content with the aim of creating large datasets [more…]

China tech firms, seeking passion and energy, promote younger staff

China tech firms, seeking passion and energy, promote younger staff

Published 25/03/2019

HONG KONG/BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese tech giants are in the hunt for young, energetic staff to take the place, in some cases, of veteran managers. [more…]

Solar and wind firms call the ‘Green New Deal’ too extreme

Solar and wind firms call the ‘Green New Deal’ too extreme

Published 21/03/2019

WASHINGTON/LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - U.S. solar and wind power companies may have the most to gain from the Green New Deal, an ambitious proposal backed [more…]

UK’s Corbyn says social media platforms must act after New Zealand…

UK’s Corbyn says social media platforms must act after New Zealand…

Published 17/03/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Social media platforms must be able to react more quickly and stop the broadcast of live events, the leader of Britain’s opposition [more…]

JPMorgan backs away from private prison finance

JPMorgan backs away from private prison finance

Published 05/03/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - JPMorgan Chase & Co has decided to stop financing private operators of prisons and detention centers, which have become targets of [more…]