South Korea to host ‘Asia’s first’ polypropylene plastic waste recycling facility

The plant in Ulsan is expected to have an annual capacity to process 60,000 tons of plastic waste

Volkswagen looks to double Chinese EV sales in 2022

Last year the company suffered a 14% drop in overall car sales in the Asian country

India to account for 34% of Asian petrochemicals by 2025

The country is growing its portfolio to meet heavy industry demands

UK to help Malaysia on its net zero journey following COP26

Malaysia was a signatory of the Glasgow Climate Pact, the pledge to end deforestation and methane emission reduction at the climate summit

India achieving net zero by 2070 will cost $10tn

Heavy climate finance and investment from developed countries will be critical if the nation is to decarbonise at the necessary rate, a new study finds

COP26 Live: Cities in developing countries secure UK green boost

A new £27.5m scheme announced today will support the development of low emission transport systems in cities including Nairobi, Kuala Lumpur, and Bogotá

COP26: UK commits £165m to fight gender inequality in the climate crisis

A new study has found women to be those most affected by climate change worldwide

COP26 Live: UK launches £290m climate change scheme for poorer countries

Boris Johnson urged governments to ‘keep up momentum’ as the COP26 in Glasgow enters its second week

COP26: UK commits £55m to help Pakistan fight climate change

Pakistan is ranked as the eighth most vulnerable country to climate change

Southeast Asian green recovery to get £110m boost from UK government

The UK has announced new finance at COP26 for ASEAN countries to invest in clean infrastructure, following the region’s commitment to build £5bn worth of projects