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Two Cancer Drugs for Hodgkin Lymphoma Shown Effective

Two Cancer Drugs for Hodgkin Lymphoma Shown Effective | The Praxa Watch by Casey Advisory | Scoop.it
Two cancer immunotherapy drugs being developed by Bristol-Myers and Merck proved remarkably effective against the blood cancer Hodgkin lymphoma in two small, separate studies, researchers said.
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China to adopt cap and trade system to limit carbon emissions

China to adopt cap and trade system to limit carbon emissions | The Praxa Watch by Casey Advisory | Scoop.it
President Xi Jinping will announce the plan, whjch Europe has already adopted to fight climate change.
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What, Really, Does 'Sustainable' Mean? : Goats and Soda : NPR

What, Really, Does 'Sustainable' Mean? : Goats and Soda : NPR | The Praxa Watch by Casey Advisory | Scoop.it
A version of the word sustainable appears at least 75 times in the sustainable development goals the U.N. will endorse this weekend. We asked some analysts to tell us what, exactly, it means.
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What, Really, Does 'Sustainable' Mean? : Goats and Soda : NPR

What, Really, Does 'Sustainable' Mean? : Goats and Soda : NPR | The Praxa Watch by Casey Advisory | Scoop.it
A version of the word sustainable appears at least 75 times in the sustainable development goals the U.N. will endorse this weekend. We asked some analysts to tell us what, exactly, it means.
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Why China Is Turning Back to Confucius

Why China Is Turning Back to Confucius | The Praxa Watch by Casey Advisory | Scoop.it
As President Xi Jinping aims to re-establish China as a great world power, he is steering it toward a man his Communist Party long reviled: Confucius.
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VW Is Said to Cheat on Diesel Emissions; U.S. Orders Big Recall - NYTimes.com

VW Is Said to Cheat on Diesel Emissions; U.S. Orders Big Recall - NYTimes.com | The Praxa Watch by Casey Advisory | Scoop.it
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Think you can't live without plastic bags? Consider this: Rwanda did it

Think you can't live without plastic bags? Consider this: Rwanda did it | The Praxa Watch by Casey Advisory | Scoop.it
Émilie Clavel: As a post-genocide nation with a developing economy, Rwanda could have dismissed the bag ban as unnecessary. But it didn't
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Tibet’s Panchen Lama ‘living normal life’, says China - FT.com

Tibet’s Panchen Lama ‘living normal life’, says China - FT.com | The Praxa Watch by Casey Advisory | Scoop.it
The Panchen Lama, who vanished 20 years ago at the age of six after being named by the Dalai Lama as the next-highest figure in Tibetan Buddhism, is “growing up healthily and does not wish to be disturbed”, a Chinese government official who serves
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The FTC is cracking down on video makers who don’t disclose who’s paying the bills

The FTC is cracking down on video makers who don’t disclose who’s paying the bills | The Praxa Watch by Casey Advisory | Scoop.it
A secret arrangement to promote Microsoft's Xbox comes to light.
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How Much Climate Change Will Cost You if We Fail to Act? #Auspol

How Much Climate Change Will Cost You if We Fail to Act? #Auspol | The Praxa Watch by Casey Advisory | Scoop.it
Climate change could have a substantial impact on the world's economy. If global leaders do nothing to combat its advance, the financial impact of climate change could be as much as $44 trillion, a...
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Seven more Singapore companies sign UN Global Compact | Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

Seven more Singapore companies sign UN Global Compact | Business & Human Rights Resource Centre | The Praxa Watch by Casey Advisory | Scoop.it
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The average S&P 500 CEO makes more than 200 times the median worker

The average S&P 500 CEO makes more than 200 times the median worker | The Praxa Watch by Casey Advisory | Scoop.it
A new analysis by Glassdoor offers a preview of what the CEO-to-worker pay ratios could look like when the SEC's new regulations go into place.
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Who’s the boss?

Who’s the boss? | The Praxa Watch by Casey Advisory | Scoop.it
COMPANY A hires company B to hire employees for a project. These employees work for company B, but do they also work for company A? If they are upset with the terms...
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Online Lender Social Finance’s Latest Fundraising Implies $4 Billion Valuation

Online Lender Social Finance’s Latest Fundraising Implies $4 Billion Valuation | The Praxa Watch by Casey Advisory | Scoop.it
Fast-growing online lender Social Finance has raised about another $1 billion from investors, giving the startup a roughly $4 billion valuation that would place it in the top 30 U.S. banks by market capitalization.
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Hong Kong democracy movement adrift as Beijing hardens rhetoric - FT.com

Hong Kong democracy movement adrift as Beijing hardens rhetoric - FT.com | The Praxa Watch by Casey Advisory | Scoop.it
As Hong Kong’s democracy movement struggles for direction a year after protests brought the city to a standstill, a hardening of pro-Beijing rhetoric has rekindled public anxiety over its future. Last week Chen Zuoer, a former deputy director of the
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These are the hidden costs of buying that Tesla you always wanted - Fortune

These are the hidden costs of buying that Tesla you always wanted - Fortune | The Praxa Watch by Casey Advisory | Scoop.it
Teslas are expensive but here are a few more costs to consider.
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Palm oil industry key culprit behind deforestation, haze in Indonesia | News | Eco-Business | Asia Pacific

Palm oil industry key culprit behind deforestation, haze in Indonesia | News | Eco-Business | Asia Pacific | The Praxa Watch by Casey Advisory | Scoop.it
New report by Greenpeace details the failure of RSPO in halting deforestation, and highlights Wilmar, Genting and Surya Dumai as firms with concessions behind...
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VW Is Said to Cheat on Diesel Emissions; U.S. to Order Big Recall - NYTimes.com

VW Is Said to Cheat on Diesel Emissions; U.S. to Order Big Recall - NYTimes.com | The Praxa Watch by Casey Advisory | Scoop.it
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Singapore’s Innovative Waste-Disposal System - WSJ

Singapore’s Innovative Waste-Disposal System - WSJ | The Praxa Watch by Casey Advisory | Scoop.it
Singapore solves its waste-disposal problem by creating a system in which only 2% of solid trash goes in landfills, 38% is burned to generate electricity and the rest is recycled.
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Greenpeace slams outdoor clothing makers - FT.com

Greenpeace slams outdoor clothing makers - FT.com | The Praxa Watch by Casey Advisory | Scoop.it
Greenpeace, the international environmental group, is challenging the green credentials of outdoor clothing makers including The North Face, Columbia and Patagonia, accusing them of failing to eliminate toxic chemicals in their products. The attack
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A tax on the poor

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AFTER sweating through a day’s work under the hot Dubai sun, the last thing an Indian construction worker wants is to donate a slug of his earnings to a bank or...
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Latest World Press Freedom Index shows 'drastic decline'; Singapore ranked at No. 153

Latest World Press Freedom Index shows 'drastic decline'; Singapore ranked at No. 153 | The Praxa Watch by Casey Advisory | Scoop.it
PARIS (AFP) - Media freedom suffered a "drastic decline" worldwide last year in part because of extremist groups such as the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) and Boko Haram, the watchdog group Reporters Without Borders said in its annual...
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Sister suffragettes: equality in America

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Today is women’s equality day in America, which celebrates the success of suffragettes in securing votes for women in 1920. But equality at the ballot box is not matched by parity in pay.
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There might be fracking wastewater on your organic fruits and veggies

There might be fracking wastewater on your organic fruits and veggies | The Praxa Watch by Casey Advisory | Scoop.it
Federal organic standards ban synthetic fertilizers and pesticides, but cancer-causing fracking chemicals are totally fine.
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Why some billionaires are bad for growth, and others aren’t

Why some billionaires are bad for growth, and others aren’t | The Praxa Watch by Casey Advisory | Scoop.it
Not all inequality is created equal
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