Saturday, 25 April 2015


Recent News
  • THAI defends paying for consultants

    11:24 | 25/4/15
    Bangkok Post
    He was responding to a call by former THAI executives and shareholders for the airline's executives to disclose information on the hiring of Bain for 40 million baht to map out the carrier's reform plan. They earlier claimed a Bain executive had worked ... more»
  • Blame Germany for Greece's uphill euro zone struggle

    09:56 | 25/4/15
    The Globe and Mail (subscription)
    Forget it. Greece will get a deal of some sort that will keep it within the euro zone, preserving the notion that the euro is “irreversible,” to use the description beloved by European Central Bank president Mario Draghi. But would that be good news ... more»
  • Take me out to the brawlgame: Breaking down the Royals vs. White Sox fight

    09:32 | 25/4/15
    Kansas City Star (blog)
    In the top of the seventh, Christian Colon lined into an inning-ending double play and Samardjiza was yelling at Colon from the bench. The Royals didn't like ... Melky Cabrera was yelling and gesturing, Salvador Perez was pointing back. Still, freeze ... more»
  • Yemeni Rebels Lash Out at Saudis on Border

    09:18 | 25/4/15
    Wall Street Journal
    NAJRAN, Saudi Arabia—Yemen's Houthi militias have no ability to confront the Saudi jets that pound them with deadly airstrikes. more»
  • New brewhouse for Paradise Beverages

    08:26 | 25/4/15
    Fiji Broadcasting Corporation
    An eighteen million dollar brewhouse has been opened by Paradise Beverages, the first phase of investments by the company. However, Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama had a serious message for everyone, about drinking habits in Fiji. Amidst the ... more»
  • Indian Rupee Falls 2%, Forex Reserve Hits Another High

    08:15 | 25/4/15
    Seeking Alpha
    The Indian rupee has fallen ~2% against major global currencies. This was triggered by a fall in local stock markets due to huge tax demand on foreign institutional investors. more»
  • Million dollar aim

    08:03 | 25/4/15
    Fiji Times
    "Government is dedicated to providing the much-needed opportunities to all Fijian citizens to ensure you live fulfilling and prosperous lives," he said. more»
  • Air Cote d'Ivoire to spend $200 million over two years

    07:30 | 25/4/15
    ABIDJAN (Reuters) - Ivory Coast's national airline is to invest a total of $200 million (131.78 million pounds) in the next two years and acquire three of Airbus's <AIR. more»
  • The youths of the Gambia are a failed generation

    06:45 | 25/4/15
    Freedom Newspaper
    The youths of the Gambia prefer to watch Yaya Jammeh enrich himself, his wife and children and waste millions of dalasi to musicians and wrestlers than taking that looted wealth back from their chief Kanilai thief and give it to themselves and their ... more»
  • Retrospective taxation, weaker growth make it worse for Indian rupee

    06:33 | 25/4/15
    Financial Express
    Indian rupee fell for the third straight day to become the worst-performing Asian currency this week as worries over retrospective taxation and weak economic data spurred dollar outflows. more»
  • TSX, Dow flat; Nasdaq surges on strong earnings from tech heavyweights

    06:11 | 25/4/15
    CTV News
    The Canadian dollar was down 0.13 of a U.S. cent at 82.20 cents. The June crude contract fell 82 cents to US$56.92 a barrel, while June gold gave back $17.30 to US$1,177 an ounce after a gain of $7.40 on Thursday. more»
  • Young and talented

    06:00 | 25/4/15
    The Voice Online (blog)
    He knows opportunities when he sees them. At only 29, he is at the helm of a multimillion Pula company. ... Although I'm from Maitengwe, I was raised by my uncle who worked for Botswana Railways in Mahalapye. I went to live in Mahalapye when I was ... more»