Sunday, 11 October 2015

Asia Pacific

  • How They Spent Their Global Summer Vacation

    00:03 | 11/10/15
    If you're studying global affairs, international policy, intercultural studies or public health in the developing world, summer vacation often means fieldwork far from campus dorms (and familiar comforts). more»
  • Happening Today: October 10th

    22:45 | 10/10/15
    The event features a pumpkin patch, corn maze, hay rides, carnival games, and more. The event Saturday runs from 11 a.m. to 6 ... VIPs get in one hour early for limited release and exclusive pours from 12:30 to 1:30. General Admission is from 1:30 to 4:30. more»
  • Religion bulletin, Oct. 10

    21:48 | 10/10/15
    A group for married couples that will explore tools to help with communication, intimacy, conflict resolution and building a marriage that will last a lifetime. more»
Asia Pacific Snapshot
NZ50NZSX 50 Index5,6665,6265,639130.23%
TWITrade Weighted Index71.2371.2371.230.701.00%
STIStraits Times - Singapore3,0122,9632,999511.75%
NI225Nikkei 22518,43918,18518,4392981.64%
HSIHang Seng22,80822,44122,4591040.46%
Latest Asia Pacific News
  • Coming home

    20:41 | 10/10/15
    Guelph Mercury
    Many, nowadays, see becoming a nun as "a tremendous, radical choice," said Paul Bednarczyk, executive director of the National Religious Vocation Conference, a Chicago-based organization that provides resources and training for faith-related careers ... more»
  • Updated: Kim Jong Un declares North Korea ready to stand up to any threat ...

    20:12 | 10/10/15
    Malta Independent Online
    Kim, clad in black, walked down a red carpet and saluted his honor guard. He then walked up to a podium and waved to the troops taking part in the parade ... have been launched and hailed with great fanfare in the state media. The projects include new ... more»
  • Man Booker 2015 shortlist: the stories behind the novels

    19:56 | 10/10/15
    The Guardian
    I saw a great imperial harbour - maybe New York, maybe London, maybe ancient Alexandria or Byzantium, or more precisely all of these rolled into one - with the water's troughs and ridges glinting in the sun, though it was night. And in ... The S.I. of ... more»
  • AntWorks acquires U.S.-based Benchmark Systems

    19:33 | 10/10/15
    Business Wire
    SINGAPORE & NEW DELHI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Barely four months into existence, AntWorks Pte. Ltd. ( has made its first acquisition by taking over U.S. more»
  • Master Gardener: Poison ivy, poison oak share many similarities

    19:33 | 10/10/15
    Tulsa World
    Don't crowd because they take a couple of years to reach maturity. Posted: Saturday, October 10, 2015 12:00 am. Master Gardener: .... Anyone can post a comment on Tulsa World stories. You can either sign in to your Tulsa World account or use Facebook. more»
  • Cheap Checklist, Oct. 10-16, 2015

    19:22 | 10/10/15
    The Denver Post
    Panera Bread is doing its part to raise some dough for breast cancer research and awareness by offering a limited-edition tumbler in October. more»
  • A stroke of brilliance

    19:10 | 10/10/15
    Cape Cod Times (subscription)
    Property in the Outer Cape town is expensive, as it is across the Cape, but it also is extremely limited; a third of the town is owned by the Cape Cod National Seashore, and Eastham itself has preserved an additional 500 acres. As a result, the ... more»
  • Matt Holbrook's clutch plays lead Maine South past New Trier

    19:00 | 10/10/15
    Chicago Tribune
    Maine South's Matt Holbrook runs for a big gain after a catch while being pursued by New Trier's Max Rosenthal on Friday, Oct. 9, in Northfield. more»
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