Day: May 28, 2021

German parliament to clear way for women quota on some company boards – One America News Network

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FILE PHOTO: The skyline with its financial district is photographed as the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues during an extended lockdown in Frankfurt, Germany, January 14, 2021. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach May 28, 2021 By Holger Hansen BERLIN (Reuters) -Germany’s conservatives dropped their resistance on Friday to new…

The week in GRC: Energy companies face pressure on climate and study finds spike in diverse board appointments – Corporate Secretary

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– Reuters reported that Goldman Sachs said media lawyer Kimberley Harris would become its newest board member, a move that makes the bank’s board of directors nearly 50 percent composed of women. Harris is NBCUniversal Media’s general counsel and an executive vice president at Comcast Corporation. Her appointment…

Environmentalists outraged as Biden officials back massive Trump drilling project | TheHill – The Hill

The Biden administration is defending a proposed Trump-era oil and gas project in Alaska, prompting sharp criticism from conservation groups that have pushed to stop the development. A coalition of environmental and Indigenous groups filed a lawsuit challenging the project, known as Willow, late last year following the Trump…

German parliament to clear way for women quota on some company boards – Reuters

The skyline with its financial district is photographed as the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues during an extended lockdown in Frankfurt, Germany, January 14, 2021. REUTERS/Kai PfaffenbachGermany’s conservatives dropped their resistance on Friday to new legislation aimed at increasing gender equality on management boards after an…