Punit Joshi

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$2 trillion cost to de-carbonise the world is actually a bargain

We can avoid the worst effects of climate change, say a team of Imperial College energy engineers in >a recent study, and it will only cost US$2 …

Lloyd’s chairman warns on ‘systemic risk’ of capital rush | Financial Times

The chairman of Lloyd’s of London has warned of the danger that a rush of capital into the insurance industry will cause “systemic problems” akin to …

A Rajasthan project wants to bring a new model to charity | Financial Times

A series of dusty, isolated villages in India’s desert state of Rajasthan seems an unlikely spot to test what could be one of the most radical new …

In Bangladesh, garment workers still fear for their safety

August 15, 2013 | 4:06 AM<p>Embed Code<iframe src="https://www.marketplace.org/2013/08/15/world/bbc-world-service/bangladesh-garment-workers-still-fear-their-safety/popout" frameborder="0" width="100%" height="240px"></iframe><p>Copy<br>• Close<p>Embed Code<iframe …

Gold Is Surging

After getting beat down in the face of better-than-expected jobless claims data this morning at 8:30 AM ET, gold has recovered all of its losses and is surging.<p>The shiny yellow metal just blew through $1360 an ounce to the upside after trading as low as $1317 earlier.<p>Now, it's trading around $1363, …

Cathay Pacific ekes out small first-half profit

HONG KONG — Cathay Pacific Airways scratched out a small first-half profit as weak global demand continued to batter its air cargo business.<p>The carrier said Wednesday it earned 24 million Hong Kong dollars ($3.1 million) in the January-June period. That's a turnaround from the restated HK$929 …