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24 August 2019

WWF reports that most Southeast Asian banks ignore climate change threats

Author: Tim Daubach, Eco-Business

"Climate change threats ignored by most Southeast Asian banks," 22 August 2019...

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Article
2 September 2018

Commentary: Banks' coal policies ineffective; Standard Chartered can lead peers by committing to renewable-energy projects

Author: Julien Vincent, Asia Times

"The power of finance to slow new coal plants", 29 August 2018...

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Article
23 April 2018

Vietnam: Singaporean banks finance coal-fired power station; Indonesian experience found energy source caused health problems, damaged crops

Author: David Fogarty, The Straits Times

DBS and OCBC are among a group of banks and lending agencies that have signed off on financing of about US$1.87 billion...for a controversial coal-fired power station in Vietnam....

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28 July 2015

Liberia: Global Witness report alleges intimidation, violent abuse of communities opposed to Golden Veroleum's encroachment on their lands

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Survey response
12 February 2015

Response by UOB: Myanmar Foreign Investment Tracking Project

[The unofficial Myanmar language translation of this response is available here]...

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