Teams tackling Madeira wildfires reinforced as missing tourists found

Posted by October 13, 2023

Smoke from a wildfire is seen in the mountains of Portuguese island of Madeira as German tourists swim on the Atlantic at Ponta do Sol beach, Portugal October 5

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Brazil official defends progress on protecting forests, blasts EU ban

Posted by August 7, 2023

FILE PHOTO-Brazil's Agriculture Minister Carlos Favaro speaks at the Brazil-China Business Seminar in Beijing, China, on March 29, 2023. REUTERS/Thomas Peter/Fi

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Indonesia pushes tourism to boost mangrove restoration

Posted by June 2, 2023

JAKARTA, June 2 (Reuters) - Tourists in Indonesia are discovering the benefits of mangroves as the archipelago pushes to replant or conserve carbon-rich coastal

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France’s RAISE poaches team from EDF for European infrastructure fund

Posted by June 1, 2023

LONDON, June 1 (Reuters) - French asset manager RAISE has hired a team from power giant EDF's investment arm (EDF.PA) to run an infrastructure fund seeking 750

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Animal health body backs bird flu vaccination to avoid pandemic

Posted by May 21, 2023

Bird flu has killed hundreds of million of birds, mammalsWOAH chief says vaccinating birds could help control virusCountries have shown reluctance to adopt bird

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Mexico declares national security protection for Mayan tourist train

Posted by May 19, 2023

MEXICO CITY, May 18 (Reuters) - Mexico's president said on Thursday that construction and operation of a tourist train project that could cost up to $20 billion

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Croatia clears mystery clumps of oil from beaches before tourists…

Posted by April 27, 2023

PULA, Croatia, April 27 (Reuters) - Teams of workers wearing white overalls and blue gloves are using jet hoses to clear small, mysterious clumps of oil that dr

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Spain tells ‘fire tourists’ to stay away from forest blaze

Posted by March 26, 2023

BARRACAS, Spain, March 26 (Reuters) - Officials urged 'fire tourists' to keep away from blazes raging in eastern Spain on Sunday, saying onlookers were putting

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First major fire of year destroys 3,000 hectares in Spain

Posted by March 24, 2023

VILLANUEVA DE VIVER, Spain, March 24 (Reuters) - Spain's first major wildfire of the year raged in the eastern Valencia region on Friday, destroying more than 3

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EU warms to unlocking stalled Mercosur trade deal

Posted by March 10, 2023

STOCKHOLM, March 10 (Reuters) - The European Union is warming to the idea of concluding a major free trade deal with Brazil and its Mercosur neighbours, with "d

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