China Swore Off Overseas Coal Plants. Is Xi Keeping His Climate Promise?

Listen to article (2 minutes) SINGAPORE—A pledge by China two years ago to stop building new coal plants overseas won applause from global climate activists, but Beijing’s decision to press ahead with some projects has spurred questions about whether the world’s largest carbon emitter is going back on its word. Copyright ©2023 Dow Jones & … Read more

Eli Lilly Diabetes, Obesity Head to Retire

The head of Eli Lilly’s burgeoning diabetes and obesity franchise is retiring at the end of the year. Mike Mason is leaving after 34 years with the company. Source link

Eurozone Retail Sales Slipped More Than Expected in August

Retail trade decreased more than expected in the eurozone in August, suggesting demand is continuing to cool amid a tight monetary policy in the bloc. Source link

Health Care Roundup: Market Talk

Novartis, Biohaven and more in the latest Market Talks covering the Health Care sector. Source link

How Taylor Swift and the NFL Complete One Another

The NFL needs more avid female fans. Taylor Swift could use some more dedicated dudes. Her presence at games could help them both. Source link

Russia-Ukraine War News: Live Updates

Ticket machines advertise the “Barbie” movie in Moscow last month.Credit…Maxim Shipenkov/EPA, via Shutterstock As people in much of the world flocked to see Greta Gerwig’s blockbuster film “Barbie” this summer, viewers in Russia were left out. At least officially. Along with other studios, Warner Brothers, the producer of Barbie, stopped releasing movies in Russia shortly … Read more

Nobel Prize in Chemistry Awarded to 3 Scientists for Work With Quantum Dots

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry was awarded on Wednesday to Moungi G. Bawendi, Louis E. Brus and Alexei I. Ekimov for the discovery and development of quantum dots, nanoparticles so small that their size determines their properties. Quantum dots, described by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences as the “smallest components of nanotechnology,” are used … Read more