Net zero is a pain and a “burden of bureaucracy”

The boss of Rolls-Royce has said he regretted signing up to a government-backed net zero initiative ahead of the Cop26 climate summit. Warren East, the company’s chief executive, has tried to position the aircraft engine maker as a green leader by making engines ready for more sustainable fuels and successfully lobbying ministers to back his … Read more

Commodities Roared Into New Quarter. Now Comes the Hard Bit

(Bloomberg) — Commodities have opened the fourth quarter in some style, with prices set for the best weekly showing since March after OPEC+ agreed to chop oil supply. With crude surging on Friday, the coming week will bring a host of signals on the outlook over the rest of the year and into 2023 before … Read more

TiECON Chennai 2022: MM Murugappan honored with Lifetime Achievement award

TiECON Chennai 2022 on Friday honored MM Murugappan of the Murugappa Group with the Lifetime Achievement award. Besides, the event honored winners in different categories for their contributions to society and achievements in their field of expertise. TiECON Chennai 2022 is one of the largest gatherings of entrepreneurs in India and the largest entrepreneurship conclave … Read more

India-UK FTA may get watered down amid visa row

There are growing fears here that the proposed India-UK free trade agreement (FTA), currently in its final stages of negotiation towards a Diwali deadline, is likely to be watered down amid controversial remarks by UK Home Secretary Suella Braverman on visas. The Indian-origin Cabinet minister seems to be poised for a direct clash with British … Read more