Monday, 24 November 2014

Asia Pacific

  • 4 ASX stocks soaring today

    19:33 | 24/11/14
    Motley Fool Australia
    ALS Ltd (ASX: ALQ) climbed 17.9% to $5.28, after the testing services company announced a higher than expected profit for the first half of the 2015 financial year. more»
  • One more week of tired rugby

    18:49 | 24/11/14
    Those who limited their rugby watching in the last month to the fast paced game between Ireland and Australia and Dublin might beg to differ, but the South African and New Zealand performances this past weekend reinforced the perception that the ... more»
  • Australian shares make positive start to week after China rate cut

    18:48 | 24/11/14
    The Age
    ALS Ltd, a laboratory that provides testing services to the mining industry, was the best-performing stock in the ASX 200, spiking 17.9 per cent to $5.28, after beating its interim profit guidance for $64 million with a reported $67.7 million. more»
Asia Pacific Snapshot
NZ50NZSX 50 Index5,5105,4725,472240.44%
TWITrade Weighted Index78.6178.6178.610.300.38%
STIStraits Times - Singapore3,3563,3403,34420.05%
NI225Nikkei 22517,38217,10817,358570.33%
HSIHang Seng23,93623,82423,9104732.02%
Latest Asia Pacific News
  • Afghan official: suicide attack toll at least 50

    18:26 | 24/11/14
    The Daily Progress
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  • Provost Celebrates Students for Top Honors

    18:15 | 24/11/14
    BU Today
    Under the supervision of Jayaganesh Swaminathan, an SAR research assistant professor of speech, language, and hearing sciences, Clayton conducts research in a psychoacoustics lab, hoping to learn why musicians seem to have an advantage in a cocktail ... more»
  • Fed on Commodities, Credit Suisse Plea: Compliance

    18:15 | 24/11/14
    The Federal Reserve may curtail Wall Street commodity businesses after lawmakers said banks' role in energy, power and metals markets spurred unfair trading advantages and could threaten financial stability. more»
  • Carlyle Said to Seek $5 Billion for Fund With Longer Life

    18:15 | 24/11/14
    Carlyle Group LP is gathering as much as $5 billion for a fund that can hold stakes in companies for as long as 20 years, joining private equity firms such as Blackstone Group LP and CVC Capital Partners Ltd. in seeking more permanent capital from ... more»
  • NFL Power Rankings: Where Does Every Team Stand Heading into Week 13?

    18:15 | 24/11/14
    Bleacher Report
    Week 12 of the 2014 NFL season came and went—and left in it's wake teams already eliminated from playoff contention and injuries that will shake up the rest of the season. more»
  • 'The Love Boat' Cast: Where Are They Now?

    18:03 | 24/11/14
    He appeared in some musicals, co-hosted a wacky airline safety video (“Safety Old School Style”) with Betty White for Air New Zealand, was the honorary mayor of Pacific Palisades for five years, and even got a chance to conduct the Colorado Symphony ... more»
  • '15 Chrysler 300 gets electric steering, Wi-Fi

    18:03 | 24/11/14
    Automotive News
    Chrysler's flagship sedan is the last of the automaker's three full-size cars to receive an upgrade, following refreshes to the Dodge Challenger and Charger earlier this year. A full redesign of the 300 originally planned for 2015 has been delayed ... more»
  • Bad behavior isn't always bad for startups' business

    18:01 | 24/11/14
    Boston Globe
    PR problems aren't limited to startups. Last month, Microsoft chief ... ''You have these CEOs that don't have much filter and get in trouble,'' said John Challenger, chief executive of the outplacement firm Challenger, Gray & Christmas. But unlike in ... more»
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