DRC’s artisan cobalt miners set to join mainstream

A company established just last month in the Democrat Republic of Congo could be the fourth…

Blackrock ‘low carbon’ ETF raises record $1.25bn

A new ‘low-carbon’ ETF set up by Blackrock last week became the biggest launch in the…

Total to go ahead with $3.5bn EACOP pipeline despite Palma attack

EACOP, the $3.5bn East Africa Crude Oil Pipeline that will eventually transport crude oil from Uganda…

UK to house first blue hydrogen power plant

The UK looks set to become home to the world’s first large-scale power station to burn…

Korean ESG boom passes new milestones

Korean ESGs: KB Asset Management (KBAM) is Korea’s oldest asset management firm, so news that, at…

Andrey Filatov – Chairman, Tuloma Investment Company

Tuloma Investment Company (TIC) specialises in investing in public and private assets in Russia. Established by…

Alrosa: The diamond jewel in Russia’s crown

“Jewel in the crown” is a well-worn and frequently misused term, but in the case of…

Rare-earth minerals fears put Greenland elections in spotlight

Reports in The Times over the weekend that the UK is ramping up its efforts to secure…

Attila Kovács – Managing Partner, Horizon Development

Horizon Development has been offering  world-class, integrated professional real estate services since it was established in…

Aleša Mižigojs – General Director, Medex

Established as a honey exporter in 1954 in the Slovenian capital of Ljubljana in what was…

Thai Airways: Reaching New Heights

Each year, more than 17 million tourists and members of the international business community descend on…

Ark’s Space ETF goes stellar

A new space ETF which tracks US and global companies engaged in space exploration and innovation…

Aramco and SABIC to lead $1.3trn Saudi diversification drive

Oil and petrochemical giants Aramco and SABIC are to spearhead a new $1.3trn Shareek (Partner) programme…

Pisit Serewiwattana – President, EXIM Thailand

Established in 1993, the Export-Import Bank of Thailand (EXIM Thailand), is a state-owned specialised financial institution.…

Fokion C. Karavias – CEO, Eurobank Ergasias

After several reincarnations since its launch as  Euromerchant Bank in 1990, Eurobank has established itself as…

Rig robots set to cut oil industry wage bill

The US oil industry could save more than $7 billion in wages by replacing human ‘roughnecks’…

China-Iran deal adds new dimension to Middle East chess game

China-Iran deal. Billions of dollars of Chinese investment could be heading Iran’s way after the two…

Death of Magufuli casts shadow over EACOP pipeline

Uganda has suspended the launch of the East African Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP) project until next…

Thematic ETFs head for the mainstream

The value of assets traded through thematic ETFs – stock funds that allow investors to make…

EU taxonomy rule book may classify gas as sustainable investment

Gas-fuelled plants that generate power as well as heating or cooling could be classified as sustainable…

Hurun billionaires defy pandemic with record growth

Despite the disruption caused by COVID-19, eight new dollar billionaires were created on average each week…

EV potential makes Volkswagen Germany’s most valuable stock

Automotive giant Volkswagen yesterday overtook SAP as Germany’s most valuable listed company after its shares rose…

Record wind turbine orders defy COVID gloom

Driven primarily by some frenetic activity in the US and China as well as the relentless…

New $10bn UAE fund for Israeli ‘strategic sectors’

A new UAE fund worth $10bn is to be set up to finance developments in ‘strategic…