Thursday, 23 October 2014

Asia Pacific

  • Outdoors notebook

    15:26 | 23/10/14
    Eligible species are sailfish (release only); dolphin, kingfish and wahoo. Only women may compete as anglers, but men may serve as ... sessions on hunting, fishing, hiking, canoeing and other skills. Registration fee is $200, and participation is ... more»
  • NSE Divests Part of its Interest in Cooper Basin's Permit PEL 570 to Santos

    15:15 | 23/10/14
    Rigzone (registration)
    New Standard Energy Ltd (New Standard) reported Thursday that it has divested part of its interest in PEL 570 in the Cooper Basin, South Australia, to Santos Ltd (Santos), to significantly reduce its exploration expenditure commitments while retaining ... more»
  • Dallas Cowboys Should Strongly Consider Trading Dwayne Harris

    14:48 | 23/10/14
    Dallas Cowboys Should Strongly Consider Trading Dwayne Harris. Trending Now on. Percy Harvin ... With his limited role in the offense and his ability in the returning game diminishing, the Cowboys would be smart to trade Harris before the trade ... more»
Asia Pacific Snapshot
NZ50NZSX 50 Index5,2815,2715,279230.43%
TWITrade Weighted Index76.3376.3376.331.041.34%
STIStraits Times - Singapore3,2033,1803,20300.00%
NI225Nikkei 22515,19615,00115,1963912.64%
HSIHang Seng23,46123,19323,4043151.37%
Latest Asia Pacific News
  • Is Existential Risk an Authentic Challenge or the Higher Moral Evasion?

    14:41 | 23/10/14
    ABC Local
    Unlike Bostrom's superintelligent menace, the prospect of either limited nuclear war or global climate change forces clarity about the kind of world in which we would wish to live. For example, would we ... On the other hand, if we wish to preserve a ... more»
  • Brush twice a day, kids show the way

    14:41 | 23/10/14
    Daily News & Analysis
    Kids are smarter than adults, or so they proved by teaching their elders to brush twice a day. Diwali celebrations are in the air and while stuffing yourself full with sweets, don't forget to brush twice daily, they say. more»
  • Australia shares dip as Wall St falls after Canada shooting

    14:41 | 23/10/14
    Reuters UK
    Boart Longyear Ltd bounced 41.7 percent to 2-month highs of A$0.21 after the struggling drilling services company said it had agreed to a restructuring deal worth up to $352 million with U.S. more»
  • Sale of Springboard bolsters PTSB ahead of Europe-wide stress test

    14:30 | 23/10/14
    Irish Independent
    In Britain a unit of Mars Capital called Magellan Homeloans last year became one of the first new "non-conforming" or subprime mortgage lenders to emerge there since the financial downturn. It markets itself as a "credit repair" lender, ... financial ... more»
  • Valley notebook: YSU, SDSU clash to stay in race

    14:30 | 23/10/14
    Bloomington Pantagraph
    The Bison affected him and affected us," said Sycamores' coach Mike Sanford. "They did a really good job rushing the ... Top-ranked NDSU limited Indiana State to 31 yards rushing while winning for the 31st straight game. Lonely Coyotes: South Dakota is ... more»
  • 3 important reasons to hold onto your BHP Billiton Limited shares

    14:30 | 23/10/14
    Motley Fool Australia
    But BHP Billiton is also in a far better position to cope with these lower prices than most other miners - particularly those with higher costs such as BC Iron Limited (ASX: BCI) and Mount Gibson Iron Limited (ASX: MGX). Management has already ... more»
  • How You Could Profit from this Emerging Source of Power

    14:30 | 23/10/14
    Money Morning Australia
    You probably know the Cooper Basin as a fertile gas field…but there's plenty of heat in those old rocks. The company has completed the trial of a geothermal pilot plant in the Cooper. It has also signed an exclusive agreement with Beach Energy Ltd ... more»
  • Joginder Sharma: When an over eclipses a career

    14:30 | 23/10/14
    Cricket Country
    The rookies packed their side with limited-overs all-rounders: Dhoni, Yuvraj, Virender Sehwag, the Pathans (Irfan and the then-unknown Yusuf), and - Joginder. more»
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