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Singapore Proposes Carbon Tax

By Gregory Ross & Jane Nakano — Facts On February 20, Singapore released its 2017 budget, which included a proposed carbon tax to begin in 2019. The budget awaits approval from Singapore’s parliament and final assent from the president. The…

Update on India’s States: August 31, 2016

GST Amendment is one state away from ratification (but West Bengal won’t cast the deciding vote); Maharashtra joins the center’s regional connectivity scheme; Maharashtra withdraws controversial internal security legislation; Madhya Pradesh chief minister Chouhan visits the United States; Rajasthan is…