In Asia, opportunities abound for green investing. But how to bridge the gap between financiers and business owners, delegates wondered at the recent Unlocking Capital for Sustainability event in Singapore.
Is environmentalism in Singapore really happening, or are people simply buying an eco consciousness? Eco-Business asked attendees at EarthFest how real they feel Singapore's green movement is in the convenience-minded city-state.
Left to themselves, financial markets can create outcomes that are mean and lean—but not always green or inclusive. Sustainable finance takes courage and vision, writes the United Nations' Steven Stone.
Major companies from across the hospitality, tourism and food and beverage industries have signed a pact to ensure no more new plastic is introduced to the environment, under a new initiative introduced by World Wildlife Fund Singapore.