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  • [New] As the first pre-production F-150 Lightning trucks roll out of Ford's new Rouge Electric Vehicle Center and demand soars for the all-electric truck, Ford today said it will increase investment and add jobs to boost production. Jackson Diehl
  • [New] According to ExxonMobil, wide-scale CCS deployment in the Houston area could generate tens of thousands of new jobs, protect current jobs and reduce emissions at a lower cost to society than many other widely available technologies. Natural Gas Intelligence
  • [New] TAIWAN TO BOOST DEFENSE SPENDING: Taiwan plans to increase its military spending over the next five years. Politico
  • [New] At Rolls Royce in Derby, approximately 100 jobs are expected to be sustained through the contract for the development of the Nuclear Steam Raising Plant and the production arrangements. GOV.UK
  • [New] In the past few years, China has become more assertive in its rhetoric, matching its military buildup, which most security pundits now say is about seeking to intimidate potential adversaries so they will just back down. The Conversation
  • [New] The growth of Stripe's Dublin engineering hub will serve to further embed Ireland as a recognised global software leader, and the hundreds of new jobs being created will make a significant contribution to the national economy.
  • [New] The 'new cold war' with China will continue to lock in place the power of the US military-industrial complex and squander trillions more on wasteful and unnecessary military programmes designed to benefit American corporations rather than defend the actual security of actual American citizens. Taylor & Francis
  • [New] Afghan nationals settling in the United States are required to have a series of vaccinations, which are being given at military bases in the United States and will soon be administered overseas as well. The New York Times
  • [New] The YouthADAPT Challenge will unleash the entrepreneurial drive and capacities of African youth to grow their businesses, address the continent's pressing climate challenge and create decent jobs, building a more climate-resilient Africa. Global Center on Adaptation
  • [New] The spread of the Delta variant poses risks to the outlook as the reimposition of lockdown measures may lead to more OFWs losing their jobs. Blue And White Investing
  • [New] The China threat has become more serious and China's development of military strength has undermined global stability. Asian News from UK
  • [New] A phaseout of oil and gas production would threaten hundreds of jobs, raise gas prices and make California more dependent on oil from foreign countries. AP News
  • [New] Taiwan faces not only military threats from China, but also cyber attacks, disinformation campaigns and other grey zone tactics. Reuters
  • [New] Virginians will have expanded job opportunities, whether at Amazon's HQ2 or with other businesses and industries that need people who understand the challenges of identifying and eliminating vulnerabilities and stopping attacks. Govtech
  • [New] Shipping's future demand for zero carbon fuels will allow for increasing export and can provide a constant long-term revenue stream, which is an attractive feature for investment and can help Mexico reach its emission targets as well as create new green jobs. Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide
  • [New] Much of the U.S. foreign policy and intelligence community depicts China as a significant military threat to U.S. interests and allies in the Asia-Pacific region. H-Diplo | ISSF
  • [New] For becoming a new Switzerland, or even an oasis for tax dodgers, a lot more is required than military hardware plus a functioning surveillance system which will treat insiders harshly but outsiders and their in-transparent dealings leniently. Tehran Times
  • [New] Corporates have the potential to capture US $ 26 trillion in opportunities and create 65 million new jobs by 2030 through climate change adaptation. Arthur D Little
  • [New] The TUC ranked the different regions of the UK according to how many jobs will directly be at risk if climate action is not addressed and found Yorkshire and the Humber would see the highest risk (23,300 jobs), followed by the West Midland (19,600) and the North West (18,400). People Management
  • [New] A Temporary expansions to the CTC under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 will expire at the end of 2025, while additional temporary expansions to both the CTC and the EITC enacted by the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 will expire at the end of 2021. Central Asia-Caucasus Institute
  • [New] The United States and China have brokered an agreement that will effectively block Myanmar's military rulers from addressing the United Nations' General Assembly next week. Foreign Policy
  • [New] If China has any hope of winning a war across the Strait, its military would have to move fast, before the United States has time to respond. The New York Times
  • [New] The United States will aim to produce three billion gallons of sustainable fuel - about 10% of current jet fuel use - from waste, plants and other organic matter, reducing aviation's emissions of planet-warming gases by 20% and creating jobs. The New York Times

Last updated: 19 September 2021