UK is not on track to meet its own climate targets, says report

UK is not on track to meet its own climate targets, says report

The UK’s emissions targets allow for an increase in aviation emissionsDavid Kilpatrick / Alamy Stock Photo By Michael Le Page The UK is not on course to meet its own targets for cutting greenhouse gas emissions in the 2020s and 2030s. And the longer it delays taking the necessary action the more it will cost […]

Trump wanted to bomb Russian & Iranian targets amid Syria strikes – report

Trump wanted to bomb Russian & Iranian targets amid Syria strikes – report

President Donald Trump reportedly favored bombing Russian and Iranian targets in Syria, before Pentagon chief James Mattis talked the US leader out of it. Trump discussed three military options for Syria last week with his revamped national security team, led by Bush-era hawk John Bolton, the Wall Street Journal reported on Saturday, citing sources familiar […]

Morgan Stanley raises targets, but Wall Street wants more

(Reuters) – Morgan Stanley raised key profitability and efficiency targets on Thursday, but those loftier goals failed to impress Wall Street analysts, who repeatedly asked Chief Executive Officer James Gorman why the bank could not do even better. The new targets came after Morgan Stanley reported fourth-quarter results that beat analyst estimates and exceeded Gorman’s […]