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China and the US join forces on climate change

China and the US join forces on climate change

ByRalph03/08/20192 min read

UNEPNews Feature: Urgent global action needed nowThe United States and China have joined forces in an attempt to rally the world into action on climate change.The presidents of both countries…

Pfizer to Sell Most of Its Pharmaceutical Business

Pfizer to Sell Most of Its Pharmaceutical Business

ByRalph03/07/2019

Pfizer announced Friday it had reached a deal to sell the bulk of its medicines to the Japanese drugmaker Takeda Pharmaceutical for $63 billion. The companies expect the deal to…

Canadian regulator bans vuvuzelas

Canadian regulator bans vuvuzelas

ByRalph03/03/2019

Story highlights Not everyone agrees that the CRTC’s rules on the management of vuvuzelas are “the most intrusive attempt in our history” to block message spam.If you work remotely and…

Russia and Belarus to stage biggest military drills in Lithuania

Russia and Belarus to stage biggest military drills in Lithuania

ByRalph02/25/2019

BUCHAREST, Romania — Russia and Belarus on Monday kicked off their largest-ever military exercise involving 45,000 troops on the borders of former Soviet-state Lithuania and Poland, as a migration crisis…