Green finance and financial technology (FinTech) can transform the country’s economy and society at large, to be more inclusive, resilient and sustainable, said Deputy Minister of Finance and Economy Khairuddin Abdul Hamid (pic) at the Brunei Economy Programme held at Anggerek Desa Technology Park on Thursday (Aug 11).
Singapore is raising S$2.4 billion ($1.7 billion) via its first green bond, choosing a 50-year tenor as it joins countries from South Korea to Egypt looking to fund the battle against climate change. The debt maturing in 2072 priced with a yield of 3.04%, according to the Monetary Authority of Singapore. That’s an 11 basis-point tightening compared with the […]
On August 3, Indonesia, through its national power utility company, PT PLN (Persero), and the United States, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), have strengthened their partnership to accelerate Indonesia’s transition to a cleaner and more sustainable energy sector.
Singapore is raising S$2.4 billion ($1.7 billion) via its first green bond, choosing a 50-year tenor as it joins countries from South Korea to Egypt looking to fund the battle against climate change.
Japanese energy company Japan Petroleum Exploration Co., Ltd. (JAPEX) has signed up with JGC Corporation (JGC) and Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. (K Line) to explore the viability of carbon capture and storage (CCS) technology in Malaysia.
Jakarta (ANTARA) – State-owned enterprise PT Sarana Multi Infrastruktur’s (SMI’s) financing commitment for new and renewable energy projects reached almost US$500 million, its president director, Edwin Syahruzad, said on Wednesday.
Southeast Asian nations are aiming to increase green financing as the region, dotted with flood-prone low-lying areas vulnerable to weather disruptions and rising sea levels, grapples with the threat of climate change.
Singapore has published a framework document for green bond framework for issuing its first sovereign green bond.