Sunday, 23 October 2016

Asia Pacific

Asia Pacific Snapshot
NZ50NZSX 50 Index6,9796,9396,958150.22%
TWITrade Weighted Index75.8175.8175.810.360.47%
STIStraits Times - Singapore2,8432,8192,831120.41%
NI225Nikkei 22517,28917,15217,185510.30%
HSIHang Seng23,50123,36123,374690.30%
Latest Asia Pacific News
  • BHP Billiton Limited: Escondida fatality

    19:11 | 22/10/16
    The Wall Street Transcript
    It is with deep sadness BHP Billiton confirms an employee of the contractor company CAINSA, died at work earlier today. The incident occurred while performing maintenance on the Line 2 SAG Mill in the Laguna Seca concentrator at Escondida in Chile. more»
  • BOP's Seeka announces major rebrand

    17:52 | 22/10/16
    New Zealand Herald
    Te Puke-headquartered Seeka Kiwifruit Industries Limited has been rebranded "Seeka", with the new company name Seeka Limited, effective 28 October. The company will retain its NZX ticker code of SEK. "Kiwifruit remains our foundation, but the company ... more»
  • It's a pumpkin patch, Charlie Brown

    17:52 | 22/10/16
    Valley morning Star
    SANTA MONICA - For Brian Schalk, Halloween still means a chance to see if the Great Pumpkin rises from the pumpkin patch. So he's opening up his family's ranch to let residents pick their Halloween pumpkins and celebrate the 50th anniversary of the ... more»
  • Barron's AOSI Conference: 21 Picks From Investing Pros

    17:18 | 22/10/16
    They will drive the health-care sector. In addition ... That will drive continued investment in the technology sector. ..... Andrew Wellington praises Whirlpool's makeover in the past decade, including its merger with Maytag, which led to substantial ... more»
  • Agreement reached on Vogtle's construction costs

    17:07 | 22/10/16
    The Augusta Chronicle
    31, 2015, and whether the capital cost forecast should be adjusted. If approved by the commission, the capital cost forecast of Georgia Power's share of the plant would be adjusted to $5.68 billion, including a $240 million contingency. more»
  • Halloween Happenings in eastern Mass. (with map)

    16:56 | 22/10/16
    Wicked Local Cape Cod
    This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 781-891-6100. more»
  • 3 Bear Island lots sold for $2.7 million

    16:56 | 22/10/16
    New Haven Register
    BRANFORD >> A limited liability company created by a Greenwich family has purchased an archipelago that is part of the Thimble Islands chain for $2.7 million. more»
  • Was 5.8 earthquake just a foreshock? Kansas geologist asks

    14:53 | 22/10/16
    Wichita Eagle
    After the shaking from the 5.8 magnitude earthquake near Pawnee, Okla., subsided Sept. 3, Tandis Bidgoli noticed something unusual. more»
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