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China's Parliament proposes new environmental tax benefits: Xinhua

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's Parliament has proposed increasing tax benefits for companies that cut pollution by more than the national standard, state media Xinhua reported on Monday, the latest effort by Beijing to curb the country's emissions.

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Peru's president says local people do not get his 'English humor'

LIMA (Reuters) - After upsetting lawmakers and a senior church leader with comments that have triggered chuckles and raised eyebrows, Peru's new president Pedro Pablo Kuczynski has observed that Peruvians do not get his "English humor".

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