An incineration plant pours smoke into the sky above Amsterdam. ...
May 25th, 2010
(AFP/File) - An incineration plant pours smoke into the sky above Amsterdam. France and Germany have given a less than warm response to the EU Commission's suggestion that Europe unilaterally binds itself to cut greenhouse gas emissions by 30 percent by 2020.(AFP/File/John D Mchugh) -
By Tomo Uetake TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Nikkei average rose 2.3 percent on Wednesday, breaking above 15,000 for the first time since January 2008, with Sony Corp surging after an activist U.S. fund called on the company to spin off and list its lucrative entertainment unit. The market's run to a fresh 5-1/2 year high was underpinned by f... [Full Article]