U.S. companies make new vows to tackle carbon emissions, even as global action falls short

Morgan Stanley, Walmart and others at NYC’s climate week make new vows to cut carbon emissions. Meanwhile General Electric announced it will no longer build new coal-fired power plants. And with the pandemic sweeping the country, climate week has been … Read more…

‘We can overcome’: New film highlights impact of COVID-19 on efforts to tackle global issues

The UN Secretary General has told Sky News that goals set five years ago to help tackle global problems such as poverty, inequality and climate change have been “dramatically derailed” by the COVID-19 crisis – as a new film highlighting … Read more…

Studiocanal Promotions; LFF Adds ‘One Night In Miami’; ViacomCBS Backs Spanish Series; VICE Jack The Ripper Doc – Global Briefs

Studiocanal has promoted Anne Cherel from Head of International Sales to EVP Global Sales & Distribution. She will oversee the company’s international sales of TV and features and report into CEO Anna Marsh. London-based Beatriz Campos has been promoted from … Read more…

Ray Dalio issues stark warning about U.S. dollar’s future as global reserve currency

The dollar’s decades-long position as the global reserve currency is in jeopardy because of steps the U.S. has taken to support its economy during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to Ray Dalio, founder of hedge fund giant Bridgewater Associates. While equities … Read more…

Chinese Companies in Pentagon Spotlight Hire Global Banks to Sell Dollar Bonds

ChemChina and Three Gorges, designated by the U.S. Defense Department as “Communist Chinese military companies,” are pursuing bond deals with the help of Western banks. WSJ.com: Markets SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card … Read more…

Morgan Freeman & Lori McCreary’s Revelations Entertainment And URI Global Launch REV+5.0

Multicultural marketing agency URI Global and Morgan Freeman and Lori McCreary’s Revelations Entertainment have launched branding and marketing service REV+5.0. REV+5.0’s plans are to … news entertainment – BingNews BEST ENTERTAINMENT UPDATE:

Attorney, Four Others Charged With Running Global Cryptocurrency Ponzi Scheme

An attorney in California and four others were charged with fraud and money laundering for running a global Global Cryptocurrency Ponzi Scheme, according to a statement by the U.S. Department of Justice. Scott Hughes and Pablo Renato Rodriguez of California, … Read more…

Indian Streamer Zee5 Global Adds ‘Churails’ as First Pakistan Original Series

Indian streaming platform Zee5 Global is poised to launch its first Pakistan-made original series, “Churails” at the beginning of next month. It will play on Zee5’s Zindagi world cinema strand. The 10-part show, consisting of 55-minute episodes, will be uploaded … Read more…

‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ Gets Dutch Version; HBO Asia Original Sci-Fi ‘Dream Raider’ First Trailer; Movie ‘A Love Yarn’ Underway In New Zealand — Global Briefs

A new version of RuPaul’s Drag Race is coming to the Netherlands later this year via format owner World Of Wonder, broadcaster RTL and Dutch firm Vincent TV. Drag Race Holland (8×60’) will feature ten Dutch drag queens who take … Read more…

Netflix UK Chief Anne Mensah Takes RTS Role; ‘Come Dine With Me’ Adapted In Middle East; Emilia Clarke Joins Edinburgh Lineup — Global Briefs

Netflix’s UK vice president of original series Anne Mensah is to chair the Royal Television Society’s Craft & Design Awards. The awards, which take place in November, are now open for entries and a Casting Award has been added as … Read more…

As would-be travelers from the U.S. to Europe may soon learn, local pandemic decisions can have global effects

Good morning. David Meyer here in Berlin, filling in for Alan. Could Americans be banned from entering the European Union when it opens its borders to most of the world next week? That’s a distinct possibility, according to plans being … Read more…

In 2020’s biggest energy deal, six global firms strike $20 billion agreement with Abu Dhabi state oil giant

The deal is the single-largest energy infrastructure investment in the region, and the biggest in the world so far this year, according to Abu Dhabi National Oil Company. International: Top News And Analysis SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request … Read more…

Live Global Coronavirus News: White House Says It’s Bracing for an Autumn Wave

A top official said the Trump administration was working to replenish the medical stockpile as health experts rejected the president’s view of the pandemic. India’s crowded hospitals have been turning people away. NYT > Top Stories SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click … Read more…

Coronavirus live updates: Global cases top 7 million; South Korea grapples with an uptick in infections

The coronavirus has infected more than 7 million people around the world as of Sunday, killing at least 402,699 people. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save … Read more…

UPDATE 3-Japan exports fall most since 2009 as pandemic wipes out global demand

Japan’s exports fell the most since the 2009 global financial crisis in April as the coronavirus pandemic slammed world demand for cars, industrial materials and other goods, likely pushing the world’s third-largest economy deeper into recession. The ugly Reuters: Company … Read more…

Op-ed: U.S. should enlist tech companies to build global quick response system to prevent future pandemic

It’s not too late for the United States – driven by the cutting-edge capabilities of its technology companies – to leverage the coronavirus tragedy into a historic opportunity. Commentary BEST DEAL UPDATE: Best of Web Pricing! Search 280+ weekly Flights … Read more…

The US — usually at the head of the table to coordinate in global crises — is now declining to take a seat

Podcast | Timeline | Reopening plans | Coronavirus diaries CNN.com – RSS Channel – HP Hero SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION … Read more…

Coronavirus live updates: Global cases top 3.6 million, Trump says more deaths inevitable

Death toll in the United States is over 71,000 and more than 1.2 million Americans have now been infected. International: Top News And Analysis SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up … Read more…