Tuesday, 23 September 2014

Latest News

  • KENWOOD - The Next Generation

    14:09 | 23/9/14
    Scoop
    What hot-blooded cook or baker hasn’t dreamed of a top chef who’s easy on the eye and permanently stationed in the kitchen to whip up beautiful meals every day?!  more»
  • 2014 Legal Innovation Index Announced

    14:06 | 23/9/14
    Scoop
    AUCKLAND, 23 September 2014 . The recently released 2014 Legal Innovation Index recognises Clearpoint Counsel, Hive Legal, Keypoint Law, Legal Vision, Nest Legal and the Nexus Law Group as the leading industry innovators across Australia and New ... more»
  • Mallowpuffs voted best biscuit in nationwide poll

    13:58 | 23/9/14
    Scoop
    New Zealanders have taken to the polls in their thousands and voted Mallowpuffs Original their favourite biscuit in an annual nationwide biscuit election.  more»
  • How Startups View Alibaba as an Active Investor

    13:52 | 23/9/14
    Wall Street Journal
    Chinese online retail giant Alibaba founder Jack Ma smiles as he waits for the trading to open on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange in New York on Friday. Agence France-Presse/Getty Images ... The company has backed 12 startups, raising a ... more»
  • Plunging dairy prices take toll on NZ rural confidence

    13:51 | 23/9/14
    Scoop
    Plunging dairy prices have taken their toll on farmer sentiment, driving New Zealand rural confidence levels to a two-year low.  more»
  • Launch aims to strengthen local businesses

    13:42 | 23/9/14
    Scoop
    Provenance Eatery and Store and business group BNI Norwest launching today aim to strengthen local businesses and those in the wider community  more»
  • First Drug For Dementia With Lewy Bodies Approved

    13:30 | 23/9/14
    Asian Scientist Magazine
    23, 2014) - Eisai Co. Ltd.'s anti-Alzheimer's agent Aricept® (donepezil hydrochloride) has received approval for a new indication for dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB) in Japan. more»
  • Fitness events in and around Asheville

    13:30 | 23/9/14
    Asheville Citizen-Times
    Replenish your energy, release your back, alleviate pain, and align your body, mind, and soul. $14. www.omsanctuary .org/events/gentle-core-yoga/. more»
  • Chinese Stocks Little Changed Before Manufacturing Data Release

    13:30 | 23/9/14
    Bloomberg
    Growth in investment slowed further, borrowing costs rose and the share of firms applying for and getting bank loans remained at “rock bottom levels,” according to the China Beige Book, a report published quarterly by New York-based China Beige Book ... more»
  • New Chairman Excited by Gimblett Gravels Opportunities

    13:27 | 23/9/14
    Scoop
    Less than a week into his role, new Gimblett Gravels Winegrowers Association (GGWA) Chairman, Gordon Russell, is already working on plans for GIMBLETT GRAVELS future success.  more»
  • LCT Appoints Scientific Advisors

    13:23 | 23/9/14
    Scoop
    Living Cell Technologies Limited (LCT) has appointed three high-level scientific advisors to review and support its work as NTCELL progresses towards commercialisation. The appointments are Professors Anne Young from Harvard, Roger Barker from Cambridge ... more»
  • FDIC, failed bank parent settle tax-refund dispute

    13:18 | 23/9/14
    San Antonio Express-News
    Kenneth Thomas, a Miami economist and independent banking analyst, said the settlement will “clearly raise some eyebrows” given that some of the holding company's principals were involved in the bank's operations. Thomas has said the FDIC likely will ... more»
  • How Nigeria has succeeded in containing Ebola

    13:18 | 23/9/14
    PBS NewsHour
    FRED DE SAM LAZARO: Nigeria's Ebola response has been comprehensive in communities and the media. There's ... His circle of contacts was limited to the health workers who cared for him, and then there were their contacts. One of them carried the ... more»
  • Auckland Airport Monthly Traffic Update August 2014

    13:17 | 23/9/14
    Scoop
    1.0% International passenger volumes (excluding transit passengers) were 1.0% higher in August 2014 than the previous year. Winter holiday travel continued to drive growth with Pacific Island routes up 4.4% and travel to Hawaii up 9.1%. South America travel ... more»
  • Calendar for Sept. 23

    13:07 | 23/9/14
    Times-Enterprise
    The Thomas County Alzheimer's Support Group meets at noon, Oct. 2 at the Thomas County Public Library. Lunch will be provided by Gentiva Home Health and Hospice and Hopewell In-Home Senior Care is providing free respite care. more»
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