Friday, 03 October 2014

Asia Pacific

Asia Pacific Snapshot
CodeNameHighLowLastChange
NZ50NZSX 50 Index5,2755,2415,245160.31%
TWITrade Weighted Index76.5576.5576.550.250.32%
STIStraits Times - Singapore3,2563,2273,229351.08%
NI225Nikkei 22515,92315,64615,6624202.61%
HSIHang Seng23,13722,85522,9332961.28%
 
 
Latest Asia Pacific News
  • A Long Walk for Palestinian Freedom

    03:37 | 3/10/14
    Intifada Palestine
    Fittingly, in the spirit of Gandhian satyagraha, on the International Day of Non-Violence (2 October), Israeli academic and refusenik, Dr Marcelo Svirsky reached his goal - the Australian Parliament - to hand over petitions signed by Australians asking ... more»
  • Westinghouse Solar Gets $100 Million for Home Solar Loans

    03:37 | 3/10/14
    Bloomberg
    Westinghouse Solar, a unit of Sydney renewable-energy developer CBD Energy Ltd., got $100 million in financing to lend to customers seeking residential rooftop solar systems. more»
  • Canada Stocks Fall, Extend 4-Month Low as Crude Slips Below $90

    03:26 | 3/10/14
    Businessweek
    Bankers Petroleum Ltd. (BNK) and BlackPearl Resources Inc. tumbled at least 1.9 percent to pace declines among energy stocks. ... To contact the editors responsible for this story: Lynn Thomasson at lthomasson@bloomberg.net Michael P. Regan. more»
  • Ebola Outbreak: How Nanotechnology Can 'Cheaply and Quickly' Diagnose the ...

    03:15 | 3/10/14
    International Business Times UK
    Most significantly, the device can be used in areas with limited electrical and medical resources, such is the case in Ebola-stricken communities in Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea. more»
  • Obama Does 'Stupid Stuff' in ISIS War

    03:03 | 3/10/14
    Consortium News
    President Obama famously counseled his foreign policy team “don't do stupid stuff,” but he is now violating his own principle by plunging into an incoherent war policy in Iraq and Syria rather than challenging the stupid “group think” of Official ... more»
  • Another Supreme Court season, another Obamacare challenge Ebola ...

    03:03 | 3/10/14
    Politico
    “Most of the lawsuits stand little chance of seriously damaging the health law, let alone killing it,” Haberkorn continues, with the exception of the challenges over the law's tax credits in the federal exchange. more»
  • US and India form new Contact Group

    02:52 | 3/10/14
    World Nuclear News
    The USA and India have established an inter-agency Contact Group to sort out outstanding liability and technical issues to accelerate the full implementation of the US-India civil nuclear cooperation agreement introduced in 2005. more»
  • Battery Storage Targeted by German State That Built Solar

    02:41 | 3/10/14
    Bloomberg
    South Korea's SK Innovation Co Ltd (096770) will help build a 5-megawatt battery unit in Halle, and later a 30-megawatt storage device in Magdeburg, State Premier Reiner Haseloff said, citing agreements struck during his recent trip to the Asian ... more»
Global Indices
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NZ505,243150.29%
COMP4,383390.87%
DJI16,737680.40%
SP5001,936110.54%
DAX9,1961861.99%
FTSE6,4461111.69%
NI22515,6624202.61%
TWI76.550.250.32%
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AUDUSD0.87820.01061.22%
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