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  1. Picture of the Gorner Glacier taken in 1863 is seen displayed in the same location in 2019 in Zerma

    Greenhouse gases surge to record in 2018, exceeding 10-year average rate: UN

    Greenhouse gases in the atmosphere hit a new record in 2018, rising faster than the average rise of the last decade and cementing increasingly ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: People make their way through heavy smog on an extremely polluted day with red alert is

    China's climate 'ambition' pledge could lead to tougher CO2 targets: Experts

    A new pledge by China to show "the highest possible ambition" in the fight against climate change could see the world's biggest greenhouse gas ...
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    ASIA’S FUTURE CITIES: Yangon lacking resilience to face future disasters

    A severe global climate forecast has Myanmar facing a potentially dire future: a dramatic five-degree temperature increase by the end of the ...
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    Idea of carbon tax to change mindsets, hit large energy users hard: Experts

    Experts said the carbon tax as it stands might be on the lower end of the price scale, but is a start in changing mindsets
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    Commentary: Budget 2017 and the carbon tax lays the groundwork for climate leadership

    The move to introduce a carbon tax highlights the leadership role that Singapore can play in addressing climate change.
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    Budget 2017: Singapore to impose carbon tax on large direct emitters

    Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat outlines a tax rate of between S$10 and S$20 per tonne of greenhouse gas emissions.