Group Policy

MHI and Worley Awarded FEED Contract for UK's First CO2 Capture Plant at a Cement Production Facility

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Tuesday, February 6, 2024

- It will capture and store up to 800,000 tons of CO2 annually from the cement plant flue gas by applying proprietary CO2 capture technology.

Key Points: 
  • - It will capture and store up to 800,000 tons of CO2 annually from the cement plant flue gas by applying proprietary CO2 capture technology.
  • This contract has been awarded in accordance with the progress made by the Padeswood CCS (carbon capture and storage) project planned for the site.
  • MHI was selected after working on the initial competitive Pre-FEED* project study awarded in 2022.
  • The CO2 capture plant could start operation in 2028.

Former White House Economists to Discuss Social Security, National Debt to Kick Off 'Finance Grand Challenges' Series at UMD Smith

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Friday, February 2, 2024

Swagel, CBO director since 2019, previously served on the UMD School of Public Policy faculty and as a senior fellow for Smith's Center for Financial Policy .

Key Points: 
  • Swagel, CBO director since 2019, previously served on the UMD School of Public Policy faculty and as a senior fellow for Smith's Center for Financial Policy .
  • Goodspeed, like Faulkender and Swagel, served in the White House — on the Council of Economic Advisers, including as acting chairman from 2020-2021.
  • He previously served on the council as chief economist for macroeconomic policy and senior economist for tax, public finance and macroeconomics.
  • To register to attend the free event and for more information, go to the Finance Grand Challenges Speaker Series website.

Announcing MarcoPolo700 Foundation and UNESCO partnership

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Monday, January 8, 2024

Introducing the MarcoPolo700 Foundation: Fostering growth through cultural exchange, art and education

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  • Introducing the MarcoPolo700 Foundation: Fostering growth through cultural exchange, art and education
    LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - Media OutReach Newswire - 8 January 2024 - Today’s launch of the MarcoPolo700 Foundation as a charitable organisation dedicated to fostering growth through cultural exchange, art and education marks the 700th anniversary of Marco Polo's passing.
  • The MarcoPolo700 Foundation is working towards building a transformative travelling exhibition that retraces Marco Polo's journey from Italy to China.
  • Kevin Adeson, CEO of MarcoPolo700 Foundation, expresses the timely importance of the Foundation’s mission, stating that “the MarcoPolo700 Foundation unites people through the positive acknowledgement of our shared history and cultural diversity.
  • The Foundation envisages a long-term partnership with UNESCO.

MHI Selected as Technology Licensor for EET Industrial Carbon Capture Targeting UK's First Low Carbon Refinery

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Thursday, November 9, 2023

The project at Stanlow will capture CO2 emissions from the fluid catalytic cracker in the refinery process.

Key Points: 
  • The project at Stanlow will capture CO2 emissions from the fluid catalytic cracker in the refinery process.
  • The project is supported by HyNet, the carbon capture, utilization and storage (CCUS) cluster in northwest England.
  • The project at Stanlow targets 2028 as the start of operations of EET Industrial Carbon Capture.
  • Going forward, MHI Group will continue to respond to the decarbonization needs of diverse industrial sectors.

Total Logistics 2023: Five Key Trends and their Impact on Global Logistics Markets - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Wednesday, November 22, 2023

Total Logistics 2023 examines the key trends shaping the supply chain industry, including market consolidation and fragmentation, supply chain risks, technologies, and ethical and sustainable supply chain strategies.

Key Points: 
  • Total Logistics 2023 examines the key trends shaping the supply chain industry, including market consolidation and fragmentation, supply chain risks, technologies, and ethical and sustainable supply chain strategies.
  • The total global logistics market size in 2022 amounted to €7,894,319.9m.
  • Asia Pacific's logistics spend accounted for 44.4% of total global logistics spend in 2022.
  • 2.2 What Do Changing Fiscal and Economic Dynamics Mean for the Global Supply Chain and Logistics Industry?

Ping An Receives Hong Kong ESG Excellence Awards 2023

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Friday, December 15, 2023

HONG KONG and SHANGHAI, Dec. 15, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Ping An Insurance (Group) Company of China, Ltd. (hereafter "Ping An", the "Company" or the "Group", HKEX: 2318 / 82318; SSE: 601318) has won the ESG Excellence Awards 2023 in the category of Main Board Companies – Hang Seng Index Constituent Companies.

Key Points: 
  • HONG KONG and SHANGHAI, Dec. 15, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Ping An Insurance (Group) Company of China, Ltd. (hereafter "Ping An", the "Company" or the "Group", HKEX: 2318 / 82318; SSE: 601318) has won the ESG Excellence Awards 2023 in the category of Main Board Companies – Hang Seng Index Constituent Companies.
  • The ESG Excellence Awards 2023 was co-organized by The Chamber of Hong Kong Listed Companies and the Centre for Corporate Governance and Financial Policy at Hong Kong Baptist University.
  • Driven by its sustainability strategy, Ping An has integrated core ESG philosophies and standards into its management framework.
  • Ping An also promotes rural revitalization, including industry, healthcare and education, through its Ping An Rural Communities Support program, which launched in 2018.

Global Logistics Report 2023: Costs and Risks of Environmental Policies on Supply Chains at a Global, National and Local Level

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Friday, November 17, 2023

Total Logistics 2023 examines the key trends shaping the supply chain industry, including market consolidation and fragmentation, supply chain risks, technologies, and ethical and sustainable supply chain strategies.

Key Points: 
  • Total Logistics 2023 examines the key trends shaping the supply chain industry, including market consolidation and fragmentation, supply chain risks, technologies, and ethical and sustainable supply chain strategies.
  • Asia Pacific's logistics spend accounted for 44.4% of total global logistics spend in 2022.
  • 2.2 What Do Changing Fiscal and Economic Dynamics Mean for the Global Supply Chain and Logistics Industry?
  • 2.3 Sustainability - What Are the Costs and Risks of Environmental Policies on Supply Chains at a Global, National and Local Level?

Star Technical Solutions discusses Path to Net Zero in the cold store sector at TICR webinar

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Tuesday, November 7, 2023

LONDON, Nov. 7, 2023 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Institute of Refrigeration (IOR) is hosting a webinar this morning to explore the most recent findings from the Transport Industrial Commercial Refrigeration Research Project (TICR). The project which is led by London South Bank University and funded through the Net Zero Innovation Portfolio (NZIP) by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy aims to decarbonise the industry by identifying innovation levers to reduce energy use and greenhouse gas emissions.

Key Points: 
  • The presentation which will focus on emissions reduction will give attendees a vital opportunity to explore policy and technology that could help to reduce energy consumption.
  • Dr Cotter's investigations highlight the urgency of not only harnessing cutting-edge technology but also ensuring its optimal application and integration for energy efficiency.
  • The study was part of the first phase of the TICR research project which aims to present recommendations to the UK Government as to how to best achieve net zero targets.
  • To find out more about Star Refrigeration, visit http://www.star-ref.co.uk

H World Attended Business China's Future China Global Forum 2023

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Friday, November 3, 2023

SINGAPORE and SHANGHAI, Nov. 3, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- The 14th "Future China Global Forum 2023," organized by Business China, took place successfully in Singapore on October 27th. The forum aimed to explore new developments and opportunities in the region. This event brought together more than 800 distinguished business leaders, public figures, experts, and thought leaders from Singapore, China, and neighboring areas. Mr. Heng Swee Keat, Singapore's Deputy Prime Minister & Coordinating Minister for Economic Policies, was in attendance as the esteemed Guest of Honour for the forum. Ms. He Jihong, the Chief Financial Officer of H World Group Limited ("H World" or "the Group", NASDAQ: HTHT, HKEX: 1179), was invited to participate and delivered a speech on the topic of "Fuelling Energy Transition - Making Net Zero Possible."

Key Points: 
  • SINGAPORE and SHANGHAI, Nov. 3, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- The 14th "Future China Global Forum 2023," organized by Business China, took place successfully in Singapore on October 27th.
  • This event brought together more than 800 distinguished business leaders, public figures, experts, and thought leaders from Singapore, China, and neighboring areas.
  • In terms of Green Buildings, various hotel brands of Legacy-Huazhu (refers to H World's business in China) actively promote green building projects.
  • As a leading player in the hotel industry in China and one of the fastest-growing hotel groups in the world, H World always adheres to ESG principles and is committed to its sustainable quality growth.

H World Attended Business China's Future China Global Forum 2023

Retrieved on: 
Friday, November 3, 2023

SINGAPORE and SHANGHAI, Nov. 3, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- The 14th "Future China Global Forum 2023," organized by Business China, took place successfully in Singapore on October 27th. The forum aimed to explore new developments and opportunities in the region. This event brought together more than 800 distinguished business leaders, public figures, experts, and thought leaders from Singapore, China, and neighboring areas. Mr. Heng Swee Keat, Singapore's Deputy Prime Minister & Coordinating Minister for Economic Policies, was in attendance as the esteemed Guest of Honour for the forum. Ms. He Jihong, the Chief Financial Officer of H World Group Limited ("H World" or "the Group", NASDAQ: HTHT, HKEX: 1179), was invited to participate and delivered a speech on the topic of "Fuelling Energy Transition - Making Net Zero Possible."

Key Points: 
  • SINGAPORE and SHANGHAI, Nov. 3, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- The 14th "Future China Global Forum 2023," organized by Business China, took place successfully in Singapore on October 27th.
  • This event brought together more than 800 distinguished business leaders, public figures, experts, and thought leaders from Singapore, China, and neighboring areas.
  • He Jihong emphasized that as of 30 September 2023, H World operates nearly 10,000 hotels in 18 countries, with 886,000 rooms and over 200 million members.
  • In terms of Green Buildings, various hotel brands of Legacy-Huazhu (refers to H World's business in China) actively promote green building projects.