Friday, 31 October 2014

Asia Pacific

  • Manchester to consult on £1bn 'St. John's Quarter' redevelopment

    06:03 | 31/10/14
    Manchester Quays Limited (MQL), a joint venture between the Council and developer Allied London, bought 13 acres of land to the south west of Manchester city centre from television company ITV last year. According to a report produced for a ... The ... more»
  • Always Summer Somewhere

    06:03 | 31/10/14
    Bike Magazine
    We always dream about journeys to places like this, but for most mortals these reveries rarely become a reality. When it was decided that a group of us would spend seven days on the roads and trails of New Zealand's South Island, hovering largely ... more»
  • IBM executives impressed by the potential of #gigatowndunedin

    05:41 | 31/10/14
    Otago Daily Times
    Animation Research Ltd managing director Ian Taylor gave a presentation to about 20,000 delegates at the conference, where he mentioned Dunedin was a prime candidate to win Chorus' Gigatown competition. ''The interesting thing for me was the reaction ... more»
Asia Pacific Snapshot
NZ50NZSX 50 Index5,3825,3395,370140.26%
TWITrade Weighted Index76.4876.4876.480.220.29%
STIStraits Times - Singapore3,2343,2203,234100.32%
NI225Nikkei 22515,70115,58515,6581040.67%
HSIHang Seng23,84223,61523,7021180.49%
Latest Asia Pacific News
  • Aspen Insurance Holdings' CEO Christopher Kane on Q3 2014 Results ...

    05:41 | 31/10/14
    Seeking Alpha (registration)
    The presenters on today's call are Chris O'Kane, Chief Executive Officer; and John Worth, Chief Financial Officer of Aspen Insurance Holdings Limited. Last night, we .... ACM's total contribution for group earning for all products is now in excess of ... more»
  • Redstar Completes Renegotiation of Strategic Acquisition Consolidating the ...

    05:41 | 31/10/14
    Oct 30, 2014 (ACCESSWIRE via COMTEX) -- Vancouver BC, / ACCESSWIRE / October 30, 2014 / Redstar Gold Corp (tsx.v:RGC) ("Redstar" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that, together with Full Metal Minerals Ltd. (tsx.v:FMM) ("FMM") and the Aleut ... more»
  • Tango Gold Operational and Target Forecasts

    05:41 | 31/10/14
    VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Oct. 30, 2014) - Tango Gold Mines Incorporated ("Tango" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:TGV) is pleased to provide an operational update on El Santo, Nicaragua and its recently acquired African Star ... more»
  • How to eliminate open defecation by 2030

    05:30 | 31/10/14
    But these local firms and small-scale enterprises often operate in environments with fractured supply chains and limited capital to innovate around product design to meet consumer needs and overcome high transport and distribution costs. more»
  • The ultimate fate of Iran nuclear talks

    04:56 | 31/10/14
    The White House is unlikely to cease negotiations, given the amount of time and energy President Barack Obama and his diplomats have invested in the diplomatic process, already fighting in several theatres, domestically and internationally, primarily ... more»
  • High Levels of Dangerous Chemicals Found in Air Near Oil and Gas Sites

    04:56 | 31/10/14
    National Geographic
    "We have not seen credible studies showing natural gas production causes health effects," Dan Whitten, a spokesman for trade group America's Natural Gas Alliance, said by email. ... "The EPA conclusion that hydraulic fracturing caused ground water ... more»
  • Dominant Pau Gasol shows he may be a perfect fit for Bulls

    04:55 | 31/10/14
    As one of the game's most electrifying point guards continues to shake the rust off following two seasons where injuries limited him to just 10 total appearances, the Bulls saw their major free agent acquisition turn in a resurgent opening night ... more»
  • 2014 Huawei Electric Power Industry Summit: Interview With CEO of SwitchCom

    04:48 | 31/10/14
    Light Reading
    SwitchCom, an IT company based in Angola, recommends a variety of Huawei solutions and hardware to their customers in the energy industry. (0) |. Comment |. Email This |. Print | .... Yu Liao, chairman of the Chinese Association for Renewable Energy in ... more»
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