Thursday, 27 November 2014

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  • Waiheke kitchen wins top design award

    12:06 | 27/11/14
    New Zealand kitchen designer Mal Corboy has just returned home after being announced the winner of a prestigious international design competition. more»
  • Energy Mad narrows 1H loss; shifts focus to LED bulbs

    09:49 | 27/11/14
    Nov. 27 (BusinessDesk) - Energy Mad, the energy efficient lightbulb marketer, narrowed its first-half loss after a year earlier impairment washed through, though widened its operating loss on flat sales and as it shifts focus to LED lightbulbs.  more»
  • Microcap Report: Kootenay Silver (V.KTN), Falco Resources (V.FPC) active

    09:37 | 27/11/14
    Falco Resources Ltd. (TSX: V.FPC, Stock Forum) rallied 15.3% to 49 cents. The company moved to add some serious intellectual punch to its board when the company announced today the nomination of three new independent mining industry veterans to ... more»
  • Lady Griz face tough field at Cancun Challenge

    09:37 | 27/11/14 - Official Athletic Site - University of Montana
    The Lady Griz are shooting just 35.5 percent through two games but also limited Montana-Western and Pacific to 32.0 percent shooting. more»
  • Kansas Avenue, downtown sidewalks reopen

    09:37 | 27/11/14
    Topeka Capital Journal
    A familiar site on Kansas Avenue - orange cones - will give way to an open street and sidewalks Friday evening. The Topeka City Council approved a $4.9 million budget for improvements to S. Kansas Avenue between 6th and 10th streets. more»
  • County commissioners should face all voters

    09:37 | 27/11/14
    Sun Sentinel
    They fumed at her lecture, but she's beyond their reach - and term-limited in 2016. Not so long ago ... The southwest-county condo communities were a political force, especially against big developments - even though the residents lived in big ... more»
  • Gentrack profit falls 49%, beating downgraded guidance

    09:35 | 27/11/14
    Nov. 27 (BusinessDesk) - Gentrack Group, which develops utilities and airports software, reported a 49 percent drop in full-year profit, missing its initial public offer forecast, but beating the downgraded guidance it gave just five weeks after listing ... more»
  • Slater speaks out over texts to PM

    09:29 | 27/11/14
    Whale Oil blogger Cameron Slater says he had to provide John Key with the text messages so his office could make them public, because the PM "doesn't keep his texts".  more»
  • Tower annual profit drops 32% from 2013 asset sales

    09:28 | 27/11/14
    Nov. 27 (BusinessDesk) - Tower, which sold its health, life, and investment units to focus on general insurance, reported a 32 percent drop in annual profit, while improving its underlying earnings in general insurance, and signalled plans for another ... more»
  • need2know: Iron ore slides lower

    09:26 | 27/11/14
    Sydney Morning Herald
    Discovery Communications and bid partner Foxtel are unlikely to pay a big premium for takeover target Ten Network Holdings, according to the Street Talk column in the Australian Financial Review. more»
  • Goldman Sachs Bullish On Indian Rupee Through 2015

    09:15 | 27/11/14
    Barron's (blog)
    India's rupee has been a relative outperformer compared to other emerging market currencies this year, and Goldman Sachs' Tushar Poddar sees that strength continuing through 2015. more»
  • Medtronic Acquisition of Covidien Receives U.S. FTC Clearance

    09:15 | 27/11/14
    26, 2014 - Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE:MDT) and Covidien plc (NYSE: COV) today announced the receipt of U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) clearance of Medtronic's proposed acquisition of Covidien. more»
  • The 'Shahi Imams' Of India

    09:15 | 27/11/14
    No, dear reader, our fourth 'Shahi Imam' resides in Ludhiana, Punjab, that city humming with productive energy of every kind. more»
  • Appalachian Power ordered to refund about $5.8 million to customers

    09:15 | 27/11/14
    Roanoke Times
    The rate review, mandated by state law, determined that Appalachian earned a return on equity during the period of about 11.86 percent on its generation and distribution services. The company had been authorized by the SCC to earn a return of up to 11 ... more»
  • Doctor honoured for baby brain-cooling cap

    09:13 | 27/11/14
    An Auckland professor has been awarded a medal for using a cooling cap that induces mild hypothermia to treat and prevent brain injuries in newborn babies.  more»
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