Wages come to fore in Bangaldesh supply chain
A 77% increase in minimum salary for Bangladeshi garment workers has been proposed by the national wages board.
This would fix the monthly minimum at 5,300 takas ($68, £42,...
Major South Korean businesses found stealing electricity
Some of South Korea’s leading businesses have been caught stealing cheap electricity to power research facilities, offices, and golf courses.
The violations took...
Time to realise the power of renewables?
This year Ofgem announced that Britain will face an energy drought by 2015, as our ageing coal fired power stations are systematically decommissioned. Whilst the materialization of Hinkley...
SRI turns over new leaf with newfound investors
There is emerging evidence that in addition to straight philanthropy, Ultra High Net Worth Investors (UNHWIs)are also financing social investment.
Mighty oaks from little acorns...
Bengt Brunberg, sustainability manager at BillerudKorsnäs, the Swedish packaging material manufacturer, gives his views on the road to a greener future
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Whie most large companies acknowledge risks from environmental and social... Full story
IT giant Dell is funding two collection sites for the first large-scale e-waste recycling... Full story
A new report from Stop Child Labour (SCL) raises questions about big brand shoe labels and... Full story
Sweden is to pilot the world’s first large-scale autonomous driving project in which... Full story
The Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) and the Reporting and Assurance Frameworks Initiative... Full story
Whatever happened to girl power? The fifth annual Girls’ Attitudes Survey focusing on... Full story
On the day campaigners have filed a complaint with the OECD about Alliance Boots and alleged... Full story
There is emerging evidence that in addition to straight philanthropy through donation or... Full story
The term ‘sustainable’ in the fashion world is a little like the word... Full story
Risk management is a cornerstone of running a good, responsible business, writes BITC's... Full story
This year Ofgem announced that Britain will face an energy drought by 2015, as our ageing... Full story
Disappointed doesn’t come close. News that IKEA failed to make a stand on lesbian and... Full story
Tass Mavrogordato, ceo of inmidtown, a Business Improvement District, explains how the... Full story