Author: Kathryn Hopkins, Guardian [UK]
The Church of England said today that it has sold its £2.5m stake in Vedanta Resources… over concerns about its human rights record. The church has been under mounting pressure over the past six months to disinvest in the…company after it has...
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Author: Shan Ross, The Scotsman
A Major Scottish investment fund [Martin Currie Investment Management] has sold its shares in [Vedanta Resources] after...coming under fire from Survival International. The campaign group is trying to block a Vedanta subsidiary, Sterlite, from mining...