SINGAPORE , (Media OutReach) --  A new initiative ‘Rare Tree Forest’ is spearheaded by Stamford American International School. The project is also in collaboration with Deputy Director at the Singapore Botanic Gardens, Elango Velautham. The Rare Tree Forest is an initiative that has taken "root" in the Grade 9 Science Curriculum...
  SPECIAL REPORT: -- The rise of Mass Engineered Timber has ushered in a new era of building with wood, with exciting possibilities to design structures of unprecedented complexity and scale. But what’s most exciting about the new age of timber is what it could mean for the industry in...
  The new chief executive of BP has set out a plan to "reinvent" the oil company within a new global energy system to help tackle climate change - to a mixed reaction. Bernard Looney announced a series of ambitions as part of a shake-up, insisting "we want to change" though...
  Indonesia has the perfect landscape and resources to make it one of the most spectacular tourist destinations on earth. But getting to that point will require design-led thinking and a flexible approach to engineering planning, says Varman Ramachandran, Country Director for Indonesia and Client Director – Energy, Resources and...
  KUALA LUMPUR: World Wide Fund (WWF) is deeply saddened by the loss of lives from the Coronavirus outbreak and our thoughts are with the families who have lost loved ones, or who are sick. The Government of China's decision to temporarily ban the sale of wildlife in markets, restaurants and...
  Authorities in the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) have declared a state of emergency as massive bushfires rage south of Canberra. It is the worst fire threat to the territory in nearly two decades, officials said. The main blaze, in the territory's south, is burning over more than 18,500 hectares. Residents in suburbs...
  As firefighters and residents prepared for the heightened danger, the New South Wales (NSW) state government launched a six-month inquiry to examine both the causes of and response to this season’s deadly wildfires. “We don’t want to waste the opportunity to take on board any recommendations we need to adopt...
  LONDON (Reuters) - Britons should plant many more trees, eat less meat, cut food waste and restore peatlands if the country is to meet its climate target of reaching net zero emissions by 2050, the government’s climate advisers said on Thursday. Britain last year became the first member of the...
  Davos-Klosters, Switzerland, 24 January  – On day three of the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2020, government and business leaders shared their priorities for the coming year, including achieving the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, addressing gender parity and tackling the environmental challenge. Special address by Juan Guaidó, President of...
  BANGKOK (Reuters) - Dozens of activists held a rare protest on Thursday over air pollution in Bangkok, a day after Thai officials closed schools due to concern over the impact. Levels of air pollution in the capital, the world’s most visited city, have hovered at unhealthy levels over the past...