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25 May headlines
UK boards miss target for women directors
Most of the UK’s largest listed companies still have boards where womencomprise fewer than one-quarter of the directors, suggesting that the government’s push for greater diversity has yet to achieve widespread cultural change. Financial Times
Spain’s indignados could rule Barcelona and Madrid after local election success
Spain’s indignados made the move from city squares to the halls of power on Sunday in municipal and regional elections that saw an anti-poverty activist elected as mayor of Barcelona and the ruling People’s party battered at the ballot box. The Guardian
Goldman Sachs targets $1 billion in Japan renewable energy bonds
Goldman Sachs Group Inc plans to establish a bond facility to target $1 billion in investment within the next few years in renewable energy projects in Japan, people familiar with the plan said. Reuters
IS threat to Syria’s northern bald ibis near Palmyra
A rare bird may become extinct in Syria because of the capture of Palmyra by Islamic State, experts say. BBC
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