Monday, 26 January 2015

Asia Pacific

  • Jack Ma Presents His Long-Term Vision For Alibaba (BABA)

    03:37 | 26/1/15
    Bidness ETC
    He has Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) to thank for it, or rather, it's the other way. ... Alibaba Group, processing 60 million transactions every day on average, is second only to Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) in terms of global transactions ... more»
  • Lisa Unleashed: Hay Is For Horses Part II

    03:26 | 26/1/15
    The Newtown Bee
    Knowing how much extra to feed your horse in cold weather starts with knowing what to feed him year-round to keep him in good weight depending on his age, breed, exercise level, and his general overall health. In the wild, horses free feed themselves ... more»
  • Peter McLaren: Putting Radical Life in Schools

    03:15 | 26/1/15
    Captive to corporate-backed school privatization activists, contemporary "school reform" sets public schools, teachers, and teacher unions up to fail by blaming them for low student standardized test scores that are all-too unmentionably the product of ... more»
Asia Pacific Snapshot
NZ50NZSX 50 Index5,7135,6475,675370.64%
TWITrade Weighted Index78.0278.0278.020.120.15%
STIStraits Times - Singapore3,4193,3883,412411.22%
NI225Nikkei 22517,53217,46117,5121831.05%
HSIHang Seng24,89624,72724,8503281.34%
Latest Asia Pacific News
  • What Will Yahoo Inc. Decide On Alibaba Group (BABA) Stake Next Week?

    03:03 | 26/1/15
    Bidness ETC
    Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) is set to report its third quarterly earnings for fiscal 2014 (3QFY14) on Tuesday, January 27. CEO Marissa Mayer is expected to make a major decision regarding the company's 15% stake in Alibaba Group Holding Ltd ... more»
  • Australia Day 2015 honours and awards for South Australians

    02:30 | 26/1/15
    The Australian
    “I had no family coming over for Christmas this year so I took my husband and a hamper of food down to the sea radio base at West Beach and did radio duties,” Mrs Hill, 77, said. The Paralowie ... He was acknowledged for distinguished service to ... more»
  • Students get their game on in FSU 'jam'

    01:00 | 26/1/15
    Sentinel & Enterprise
    Sentinel and Enterprise staff photos can be ordered by visiting our SmugMug site. FITCHBURG -- Several Fitchburg State University students are ... Most of the local jammers are FSU students, and Amakawa said it's interesting to see the students work in ... more»
  • Building Cold Spring's Economy

    01:00 | 26/1/15
    “Once you have that baseline information, then you can strategize about how to attract more visitors,” including where and how to spend limited advertising dollars. Building on existing strengths, rather than embarking upon new ventures, is also wise ... more»
  • Herald: Gridlocked – how power is lost in Pakistan's distribution lines

    00:48 | 26/1/15
    Behind a rusted blue gate, inside a dilapidated building, next to a disorganised heap of files sits an equally dishevelled middle-aged man. more»
  • If you're in a career rut, take action

    00:48 | 26/1/15
    Lowell Sun
    If the firm is in a high-growth industry, and you are current with your skills, you face one set of challenges. But what do you do if you have job satisfaction in a firm that ... For the more ambitious, and where the time commitment is limited, a joint ... more»
  • How Europe Won The '70s War On Terror

    00:47 | 26/1/15
    Daily Beast
    “Nobody in the world should ever have to feel as alone as he did. Here was a man who knew the most ... “In 70s it used to be pamphlets, now it is the Internet,” that must be utilized to reach the next so-called homegrown terrorists before they self ... more»
  • NZOG's future intentions for Cue “unclear”

    00:37 | 26/1/15 (subscription)
    The chairman of Cue Energy Resources Ltd (ASX: CUE), Geoffrey King, has told shareholders that while major new shareholder New Zealand Oil & Gas Ltd (NZOG) saw the company as under-valued it was unclear what NZOG's future intention was. more»
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