Australia pledges net zero emissions by 2050. But its coal industry is booming

Hong Kong (CNN Business)Mining in Western Australia, a multi-billion dollar industry which helps power the nation’s economy, is plagued by an “abhorrent and systemic” culture of sexual abuse, according to a parliamentary inquiry published Thursday. After an investigation lasting almost a year, a committee led by state lawmakers detailed widespread sexual harassment, degradation, assault and threats of rape among female […]

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US Imports Nestlé Infant Formula From Switzerland

Thursday, the U.S. Government will import approximately 548,000 8-ounce bottle equivalents of Nestlé Alfamino and AlfaminoJunior specialty infant formula from Switzerland to Louisville, Kentucky. The Biden Administration facilitated air shipment of Swiss-made infant formula by sourcing a flight facilitated by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services for Operation Fly Formula. The product will be available primarily through a […]

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Rep. Issa on Biden's push for gas tax holiday: He 'clearly doesn't understand economics'

video Issa on Biden’s push for gas tax holiday: He ‘clearly doesn’t understand economics’ Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif., weighs in on the president’s plan to tackle record-high gas prices. Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif., slammed President Biden's push for a gas tax holiday on "Mornings with Maria" Thursday, saying the move shows he "clearly" doesn't understand economics. REP. DARRELL ISSA: My committee […]

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Schneider Electric Recalls About 1.6 Mln Electrical Panels

Schneider Electric USA Inc. is recalling about 1.6 million units of Electrical Panels for potential risk of thermal burn and fire hazards, a statement by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) showed. These included about 289,000 units sold in Canada. The company said the load center can overheat to pose thermal burn and fire hazards. It has received one […]

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India stares at fuel shortage with spike in under-recovery at OMCs

As oil marketing companies (OMCs) stare at huge under-recoveries, India is facing fuel shortage across the country with states like Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Karnataka Uttarakhand, Gujarat and Haryana being the worst hit. The under-recoveries suffered by OMCs are around Rs 20-25 a litre for diesel and Rs 14-18 a litre for petrol, said sources. Government and state-run companies denied reports […]

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