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Hiromichi Mizuno Executive Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer at Government Pension Investment Fund in Japan and Co-Chair at Global Capital Markets Advisory Council for Milken Institute, speaks during the Milken Institute's 22nd annual Global Conference in Beverly Hills, California, U.S., May 1, 2019.

Sustainable capitalism requires ‘outside-the-box’ thinking and systemic change, panelists say at WEF in Davos

Legal frameworks prevent companies from prioritizing sustainability over profits, Columbia Law School professor Katharina Pistor said.

Researchers discover rat-eating monkeys acting as ‘pest control’ on Malaysia’s oil palm plantations

Macaques could reduce crop damage by rats from 10 per cent to less than 3 per cent, said researchers, equivalent to a gain of around $650 million per year.

5 Singapore companies, including CapitaLand and ComfortDelGro, listed on major sustainability index by Dow Jones

5 Singapore firms were recognised in the APAC index, but only 2 made it to the global one.

TikTok will donate US$2 to ocean conservation for every video uploaded with the hashtag #SaveOurOceans

Up to 13 million metric tons of plastic ends up in the ocean each year.

Singapore households waste S$342 million worth of food – or 68.4 million plates of nasi lemak – a year

A study has found that 342,000 tonnes of food is lost in Singapore even before it reaches consumers.

Under a new law, students in the Philippines must plant 10 trees before they can graduate elementary, high school and college

"While we recognise the right of the youth to a balanced and healthy ecology... there is no reason why they cannot be made to contribute."
The Holmene project hopes to bring techies to Copenhagen.

Copenhagen wants to build 9 artificial islands to house ‘the European Silicon Valley.’ Take a look at the plan.

The Danish government is moving forward with a plan to build nine artificial islands on the coast of Copenhagen.

This company is turning car exhaust into inks and paints

Graviky Labs' Kaalink can hook onto tailpipes to make inks, pens, paints, and spray-paints made entirely from carbon emissions.