This week’s topic: Should universities be forced to divest from fossil fuel investments? In an era where more people are investigating the importance of ethical investing, it’s not surprising to hear that two groups are now pushing Simon Fraser University and the University of British Columbia to divest themselves of all fossil fuel investments. Sustainable SFU,Continue reading This weeks column for 24Hrs Vancouver: Schools need ethical investments
Petro-China lost $1 billion dollars in market value in one day of trading, as investors bailed following news that the corruption probe in China had been expanded to include three executives at Petro-China. http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323324904579040200172694292.html Trading of shares in PetroChina and unit Kunlun Energy Co. KLYCY -8.19%were halted Tuesday ahead of PetroChina’s disclosure that three of the companies’Continue reading Petro-China executives face corruption probe.