World Bank approves 0 million IFC loan for industrial agriculture in Brazil’s Cerrado

World Bank approves $200 million IFC loan for industrial agriculture in Brazil’s Cerrado

A $200 million loan was granted to Louis Dreyfus Company (LDC), an industrial soy and corn producer, for monoculture work in Brazil’s Cerrado, a grassland biome that…

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Minneapolis City Council approves plan to hire public safety commissioner

Minneapolis City Council approves plan to hire public safety commissioner

Minneapolis can hire a community safety commissioner after the City Council on Thursday voted to create the new position. The new commissioner will be tasked with overseeing…

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EU approves end of combustion engine sales by 2035

EU approves end of combustion engine sales by 2035

EU approves plan for a complete shift to electric engines in the European Union from 2035 – Copyright AFP/File RONNY HARTMANN The European Union approved a plan…

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Brazil’s Petrobras board approves Bolsonaro choice as president

Brazil’s Petrobras board approves Bolsonaro choice as president

Caio Paes de Andrade has been approved as the new head of Brazil’s state-controlled oil giant Petrobras — the company’s fourth president in less than four years…

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Twitter Board Unanimously Approves Elon Musk’s $44B Takeover Bid

Coinspeaker Twitter Board Unanimously Approves Elon Musk’s $44B Takeover Bid Tesla Inc (NYSE: TSLA) CEO Elon Musk has become one more step closer to the takeover of…

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What decentralization? Solend approves whale wallet takeover to avoid DeFi implosion

What decentralization? Solend approves whale wallet takeover to avoid DeFi implosion

On Sunday, the decentralized finance (DeFi) sector came under scrutiny again after DeFi protocol Solend put together a spur-of-the-moment governance proposal related to one of the whale…

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US approves Pfizer and Moderna vaccines for youngest children

US approves Pfizer and Moderna vaccines for youngest children

In this file photo from 2021 the Moderna Covid-19 vaccine is loaded into a syringe ahead of an injection – Copyright AFP ISAAC LAWRENCE The US Food…

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Julian Assange faces US extradition after UK approves transfer

Julian Assange faces US extradition after UK approves transfer

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange should be sent to the US to face criminal espionage charges, the British government ruled. Assange now has 14 days to launch an…

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Minneapolis school board approves budget cuts, including to arts programs

Minneapolis school board approves budget cuts, including to arts programs

A divided Minneapolis school board on Tuesday night approved its budget for the 2022-2023 school year amid intense pushback from the teachers union, students and parents over…

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