Thursday, 18 September 2014

Asia Pacific

  • Secrets of bee keeping

    11:03 | 18/9/14
    San Jose Mercury News
    The life of a worker bee is short and not that sweet, says Mary Andre with the Mt. Diablo Beekeeprs Association, but the hives can go on forever. more»
  • In Harahan, can a private golf course become a public park?

    10:52 | 18/9/14
    The Times-Picayune - NOLA.com
    They consulted the non-profit Trust for Public Land, only to find that Harahan needed to own the property to play a direct role in saving it, remembered Mayor Vinny Mosca. more»
  • FOMC Pulls Indices Up

    10:30 | 18/9/14
    AdviceTrade
    1.23 to 33.00, Trina Solar Limited (TSL) 97 cents to 14.47, and SunPower Corporation (SPWR) 76 cents to 37.60. On the downside, Rackspace Hosting, Inc. (RAX) got smacked for 6.95 to 32.39, Amazon. more»
Asia Pacific Snapshot
CodeNameHighLowLastChange
NZ50NZSX 50 Index5,1655,1425,165480.91%
TWITrade Weighted Index78.0178.0178.010.280.36%
STIStraits Times - Singapore3,3003,2833,296240.73%
NI225Nikkei 22515,96915,88915,889230.14%
HSIHang Seng24,47024,34024,3762401.00%
 
 
Latest Asia Pacific News
  • Kent-area community calendar | Sept. 17

    10:18 | 18/9/14
    Kent Reporter
    27, at the Town Square Plaza Park, corner of Second and Smith .... Autism Support Group: 6:30-8:30 p.m., second Wednesday of the month, Kent Covenant Church, main conference room, 12010 SE 240th St. Share resources and encouragement. more»
  • Transylvania Draws Charles, Blue Bloods Back to Romania

    10:18 | 18/9/14
    Bloomberg
    The tourism industry is one way to begin an economic renaissance, returning aristocrats say, as intrepid visitors are more interested in the still-quaint, still-rural experience the region offers. more»
  • 3 of the best growth stocks to buy today

    10:07 | 18/9/14
    Motley Fool Australia
    Despite its recent chain of acquisitions, G8 holds a reasonably healthy debt-to-equity ratio of 37% and given double-digit analysts' growth forecasts for the next two years, I think G8's looks a stock to own today. more»
  • Things To Do 9/18-9/24

    10:07 | 18/9/14
    Las Cruces Sun-News
    55: The group has weigh-in from 5 to 5:30 p.m., followed by a meeting until 6:30 p.m. every Thursday at Las Cruces Central Assembly of God, 370 E. Boutz Road. more»
  • Islamic State strategy - don't burn down the barn: David Nelson

    10:07 | 18/9/14
    The Plain Dealer - cleveland.com
    The Islamic State group's rampage through Iraq and Syria has shocked the United States into launching expanded air strikes at a time when Americans were expecting to pull back from the Middle East after more than a decade of war. more»
  • 2014 Burton High Fives day one and two recap

    09:56 | 18/9/14
    Scoop.co.nz
    WANAKA, New Zealand (September 18th, 2014) The 3rd annual Burton High Fives presented by MINI kicked off on Monday, September 15th as 60 of the world's top snowboarders descended upon Oxbow Adventures Lodge in Wanaka, New Zealand for off-snow Kiwi ... more»
  • Misbah determined to win back Cup

    09:52 | 18/9/14
    Saudi Gazette
    ISLAMABAD - Limited-overs captain Misbahul Haq says he is determined that Pakistan will “once again rule the world” by winning the 2016 World Cup. more»
  • Why CSL Limited looks a great buy today

    09:45 | 18/9/14
    Motley Fool Australia
    As a consequence, the company's share price has increased by almost 700% over the past decade, far exceeding the return income investors have received by investing in high-dividend stocks such as Telstra Corporation Ltd (ASX:TLS). CSL should form a ... more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
NZ505,170280.55%
COMP4,56290.21%
DJI17,157250.15%
SP5002,00230.13%
DAX9,662290.30%
FTSE6,781110.17%
NI22515,889230.14%
TWI78.010.280.36%
Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.2850.0110.81%
NZDUSD0.80860.01041.27%
AUDUSD0.89440.01321.45%
NZDAUD0.90360.00170.19%