Mark Carney tells global banks they cannot ignore climate change dangers

Financial sector warned it risks losses from extreme weather and its stakes in polluting firmsThe global financial system faces an existential threat from climate change and must take urgent steps to reform, the governors of the Bank of England and Fra…

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How the French rose up against a huge Amazon logistics centre

‘We won’t back down’: protesters express concern over pollution and protected speciesFor Gilles Renevier, a vet from a village south-east of Lyon, fighting Amazon’s plans to build a vast logistics centre in his area was “common sense”.The US firm was d…

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‘We’re ready no matter what’: Eurotunnel all set for no-deal Brexit

Firm unveils £13m of new infrastructure in Calais after two years of preparationsFollow all the day’s political developments – live updatesEurotunnel has declared itself ready for a no-deal Brexit as it unveiled £13m of new infrastructure, including pa…

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Macron’s mini-summit in Paris is a snub to Trump’s trade policy | Larry Elliott

European leaders and China’s Xi Jinping put on a show of unity in the face of US tariffsDonald Trump was not on the guest list for Emmanuel Macron’s mini-summit in Paris, but the presence of the US president was still very much felt as Europe’s leaders…

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Boeing’s 737 Max fleet ‘will remain grounded for weeks’

US politicians say ban will last through April, as data from Ethiopian Airlines flight arrives in FranceBoeing’s 737 Max 8 and 9 planes will remain grounded for weeks at a minimum, US politicians said on Thursday, as flight data and cockpit voice recor…

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