Tuesday, 21 February 2017

Asia Pacific

Asia Pacific Snapshot
NZ50NZSX 50 Index7,1097,0827,10060.08%
TWITrade Weighted Index77.3377.3377.330.000.00%
STIStraits Times - Singapore3,1093,0933,097110.35%
NI225Nikkei 22519,27519,11519,251160.09%
HSIHang Seng24,20224,02224,1461120.47%
Latest Asia Pacific News
  • Property industry says Labor's tax will hurt WA

    20:33 | 20/2/17
    Business News
    Property industry lobby groups say WA Labor's plan to introduce a 4 per cent tax on foreign buyers of residential property if it wins the March 11 state election is a retrograde step for the state's economy that will cost jobs. more»
  • Australia shares end lower; NZ up slightly

    19:48 | 20/2/17
    Economic Times
    The gains on the index was supported by financials and industrial stocks. The biggest gainer was Auckland International Airport , rising as much as 2.3 per cent, its biggest percentage gain since Jan. 4. Stock exchange operator NZX Ltd added 0.9 per cent. more»
  • Reliance Jio pushes telecom consolidation as Tata Tele joins merger chorus ...

    19:33 | 20/2/17
    Financial Express
    ... surged after reports that its proposed merger with Vodafone India may be concluded in a month. Bharti Airtel rose 2.6%, Idea Cellular rose 5.5%, Reliance Communications rose 6.9% and Tata Teleservices (Maharashtra) Ltd rose 10.4% at the day's highs. more»
  • 2 stocks fit for Kim Kardashian

    19:33 | 20/2/17
    Motley Fool Australia
    If you are a plumber, for example, you might use the Sharkbite tool made by Reliance Worldwide Corporation Aus Ltd (ASX: RWC) or shop at Reece Ltd (ASX: REH) on the daily. You'd know better than me if the company's products or services are any good. more»
  • Could Woolworths Limited shoot the lights out in 2017?

    18:37 | 20/2/17
    Motley Fool Australia
    Coles is owned by Wesfarmers Ltd (ASX: WES). I used to love Woolworths. But in the last three years my allegiance has switched to Coles. more»
  • What to expect in BHP Billiton earnings

    18:37 | 20/2/17
    BHP Billiton Ltd. (BHP.AU) is scheduled to announce its half-year earnings for the six months through December after the Australian market closes on Tuesday. more»
  • Why WorleyParsons Ltd Shares Slumped Today

    18:26 | 20/2/17
    Daily Reckoning - Australian Edition
    Shares of WorleyParsons Ltd [ASX:WOR] fell more than 12% today as the company revealed outstanding debts of $230 million from state government-owned businesses, and a loss of $2.4 million. more»
  • NSE urges investors on REIT as TCL promises returns

    18:15 | 20/2/17
    From left, Haruna Jalo-Waziri, Executive Director, Capital Markets, The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE); Sam Willie Ndata, Doyen of Stockbrokers; Oscar Onyema, Chief Executive Officer, NSE; Biodun Arokodare, Chairman, First Ally Asset Management and ... more»