Poland says virus fallout makes it tough to hit EU climate goal

Reuters | Mar 25, 2020 at 1:21 PM

Poland, which relies heavily on coal-fired power stations, will find it even more difficult to achieve the European Union’s climate goals because of the impact of the coronavirus epidemic on the economy and companies, the government said on Wednesday.

Big Oil May Have To Break Dividend Taboo As Debt Spirals – Investors

Business World | Mar 25, 2020 at 1:06 PM

The world’s biggest oil and gas firms should break an industry taboo and consider cutting dividends, rather than taking on any more debt to maintain payouts as they weather the fallout from the coronavirus pandemic, investors say.

‘Have We Learned Nothing?’

Politico (USA) | Mar 25, 2020 at 12:56 PM

As congressional leaders haggled over a $2 trillion emergency economic relief bill on Tuesday, President Donald Trump mocked House Democrats for stuffing their own rescue proposal with priorities unrelated to the coronavirus crisis—especially one priority he famously hates.