Sunday, 20 April 2014

Asia Pacific

Asia Pacific Snapshot
NZ50NZSX 50 Index5,1035,0885,10380.16%
TWITrade Weighted Index79.6079.6079.600.110.14%
STIStraits Times - Singapore3,2593,2473,25410.02%
NI225Nikkei 22514,53714,44314,516990.68%
HSIHang Seng22,85922,65822,760640.28%
Latest Asia Pacific News
  • Moores takes on England job again

    12:22 | 20/4/14
    In a two-year spell from 2007 to 2009, the 51-year-old Moores led England in seven Test series, starting with a 3-0 win over West Indies, after replacing Duncan Fletcher. However, he was forced out in 2009 following a rift with Kevin Pietersen that ... more»
  • A decade on the NCAA baseball scene, Seahawks keep building

    12:00 | 20/4/14
    Former New Hanover High School star Fletcher Bates is happy to let them hit for free in his 10-year old facility, a cement plant-turned-baseball paradise in an industrial park near Laney High School. more»
  • Architecture photos show difference between drama, fact

    11:37 | 20/4/14
    The photos were assembled and distributed by the Carnegie Corporation to colleges, high schools and libraries throughout the country in the 1920s and used as teaching tools in history and art. more»
  • Golf: Matt Griffith leaves Blissful Meadows for Whitinsville CC

    11:26 | 20/4/14
    Worcester Telegram
    "I hope to bring tons of energy," Griffith said. "I love player development. ... Limited tee times on Monday and Tuesday at Whitinsville are open to the public through golfnow. more»
  • Short sale flipping puts housing rebound on shaky ground

    11:03 | 20/4/14
    Reno Gazette Journal
    Unable to deal with the stress of fighting for her house while caring for her disabled husband, Zeuzem gave up and listed the property as a short sale last year. Losing a home because of a family ... It's a problem that's not limited to Nevada but is ... more»
  • How Jill Shires wound up on a hit R&B record 50 years ago

    10:52 | 20/4/14
    News & Observer
    Fame Recording Studios were housed at the time in a converted tobacco warehouse, where Shires found herself face to face with The Tams, a black vocal group from Atlanta. They milled around with the FAME session musicians, who, like Shires, were ... “It ... more»
  • Asansol shows signs of lotus blooming

    10:15 | 20/4/14
    Times of India
    Asansol represents a mini-India with people migrating from Jharkhand and Bihar, the Hindi heartland and BJP's karmabhoomi UP and even the faraway Rajasthan (the 40,000-odd Marwaris are with Modi). more»
  • Some generic drugs have had eye-popping price spikes

    10:10 | 20/4/14
    Fort Worth Star Telegram
    I haven't heard that ACA has exacerbated shortages,” said Jenna Stento, a senior manager at Avalere Health, a consultancy. more»
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