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Slow carbon credit sales hinder Zimbabwe forest protection

HURUNGWE, Zimbabwe, March 29 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - One of the world's largest forest conservation projects has managed to curb deforestation in northern Zimbabwe, but the slow sale of carbon credits – on which the project depends – threatens its expansion, its organisers said.

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UPDATE 2-Hong Kong lifts ban on Brazil meat imports, EU urges action

BRASÍLIA, March 28 Hong Kong said on Tuesday it has lifted a ban on the import of Brazilian meat, removing one of the last blanket bans by a major importer, but strong words from an EU commissioner visiting Brazil suggests the scandal over health standards is not over yet.

28 Mar 2017

Earnings, deal talk drive European share rebound, DAX stands out

* EDP gains on plan to buy out renewables subsidiary (Adds details, closing prices)

CORRECTED-Amazon launches store-pick grocery service in Seattle

March 28 Amazon.com Inc launched AmazonFresh Pickup service from two locations in Seattle, as the online giant attempts to crack into the multi-billion dollar grocery market dominated by retail giants such as Wal-Mart Stores Inc.

28 Mar 2017

Monsanto loses legal battle with Indian seed producer

NEW DELHI, March 28 Monsanto lost a legal battle with one of India's biggest seed producers over a contract dispute on Tuesday, and was ordered to restore a licensing agreement and cut royalty charges.

28 Mar 2017
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