Saturday, 27 August 2016

Asia Pacific

Asia Pacific Snapshot
NZ50NZSX 50 Index7,4307,3867,391360.48%
TWITrade Weighted Index75.8975.8975.890.020.02%
STIStraits Times - Singapore2,8782,8542,858190.67%
NI225Nikkei 22516,49116,32016,3611951.18%
HSIHang Seng22,99722,82722,910830.36%
Latest Asia Pacific News
  • Feud over Bt cotton licensing gives birth to industry body

    08:32 | 27/8/16
    The Hindu
    This has been amidst reports on pests - which Bt cotton technology targeted - becoming resistant, and a near-dominance of Bt cotton-tech supplied by Monsanto Mahyco Biotech Ltd. (MMBL), even though at least eight other alternative Bt technologies ... more»
  • Litchfield woman jailed 120 days for welfare theft

    08:03 | 27/8/16
    Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
    AUGUSTA - Relatives of a Litchfield woman wailed aloud in the courtroom Friday as she was put in handcuffs and taken to jail after being sentenced for welfare theft. more»
  • Photos of the week: 8/19 - 8/26

    07:18 | 27/8/16
    AOL News
    Headlines this week were dominated by extreme and freak weather around the world, especially the devastating earthquakes in Italy and Myanmar. more»
  • Goldman Sachs Says Bank of America at an "Inflection Point" (BAC)

    06:33 | 27/8/16
    “We believe that Bank of America is on the cusp of an inflection in operating leverage as revenue growth and cost reductions appear set to occur concurrently,” the analyst group led by Richard Ramsden stated. more»
  • Public Comments to the TVA Board of Directors, Dr. Stephen A. Smith

    06:33 | 27/8/16
    Clean Energy News (blog)
    Below are the public comments given by Southern Alliance for Clean Energy's Executive Director, Dr. Stephen A. Smith. These comments were delivered to the TVA Board of Directors during a public meeting held August 25, 2016. more»
  • The Berkshires Calendar for Aug. 28

    06:22 | 27/8/16
    Berkshire Eagle (subscription)
    Anything with a motor is welcome. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., downtown North Adams. Motorama Drive-In screening of "Grease the Sing-a-long! more»
  • Harsh words and kind

    06:00 | 27/8/16
    Otago Daily Times
    He also spent four years in the New Zealand Army in the early '70s, before heading to Australia, where he worked on cattle and sheep stations, oil and gas construction sites and as a truckie and bartender, among other jobs. Asked if his novels are thus ... more»
  • Alcoa appoints Arconic chief legal officer

    05:26 | 27/8/16
    Recycling Today
    “Audrey Strauss' wise counsel and diligent legal representation have been invaluable to Alcoa's successful transformation and preparation for its historic separation. more»
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