Thursday, 25 August 2016

Asia Pacific

  • Weekender: A Mountain Town in its Natural State

    01:07 | 25/8/16
    The Arkanas Traveller
    25-28. Local venues, including the public library, George's Majestic Lounge, Greenhouse Grille, Kingfish, the town center and farmers' market, will host the main stages. more»
  • Operational update and change of management

    00:00 | 25/8/16
    Stockhouse
    Sallau Deen holds a BSc Hons in geology and has approximately 7 years' combined industry experience in gold, diamond, bauxite, coltan and iron ore. He has been with the ... Prior to joining Golden Saint Resources in 2013, Sallau Deen held a number of ... more»
  • Everything You Need To Retire Or Invest In This Beautiful Caribbean Nation

    23:15 | 24/8/16
    Huffington Post
    From the first morning I arrived in Belize, nearly 30 years ago, climbed down from the plane onto the runway, threw my backpack over my shoulder, pulled on my sunglasses, and walked across the tarmac in the direction of the one-room Belize City airport ... more»
Asia Pacific Snapshot
CodeNameHighLowLastChange
NZ50NZSX 50 Index7,4717,4107,410570.76%
TWITrade Weighted Index75.8975.8975.890.010.01%
STIStraits Times - Singapore2,8712,8432,870190.67%
NI225Nikkei 22516,66416,45216,4971010.61%
HSIHang Seng22,99922,85422,99910.00%
 
 
Latest Asia Pacific News
  • 'Most environmentally friendly ship in world" docks at Burns Harbor

    23:03 | 24/8/16
    nwitimes.com
    The new ship releases 25 percent fewer greenhouse gas emissions and 15 percent fewer nitrogen oxide emissions than ships made just 15 years ago, he said. The $25 million ship is part of a larger investment of $400 million Fednav is making on Handysize ... more»
  • Safety Inspections of Thrill Rides Vary by State

    22:52 | 24/8/16
    Insurance Journal
    In some parts of the U.S., the thrill rides that hurl kids upside down, whirl them around or send them shooting down slides are checked out by state inspectors before customers climb on. more»
  • Venezuela ordered to pay Rusoro $1.2bn

    22:30 | 24/8/16
    Mining Journal (subscription)
    Calunius Capital has provided financing to Rusoro since the commencement of the arbitration in 2012. Earlier this year, Crystallex was awarded $1.4 billion by the same arbitration body in connection with the expropriation of its Venezuelan assets in ... more»
  • Essel Group Middle East, Simba Energy announce Kenya operational update

    21:56 | 24/8/16
    Oil Review Africa
    The survey is being rolled out by AGS Oilfield Services Ltd and it will examine areas with hydrocarbon potential in Block 2A. more»
  • Sensitive Data on Scorpene Submarine Plans Leaked, Defence Minister Parrikar ...

    21:43 | 24/8/16
    BloombergQuint
    The leak has created fear in Australia about the future security of top-secret data on its navy's future fleet, the Australian media reported as the French company had won the bid to design Australia's new Australian Dollar 50 billion submarine fleet ... more»
  • Florida Zika outbreak will be small and done by winter, scientists predict

    21:11 | 24/8/16
    Bradenton Herald
    Just under 400 people will be infected with the Zika virus by mosquitoes in Florida by mid-September, and about 80 of them will develop symptoms, according to projections developed by an international team of scientists from the University of Florida ... more»
  • A momentum trader's view of the ASX

    21:11 | 24/8/16
    IG
    Cleanaway Waste Management has seen a similar upside surprise in earnings, which has been warmly welcomed by investors. Monadelphous Group saw a ... This information has been prepared by IG, a trading name of IG Markets Limited. In addition to the ... more»
  • Families pay price of startup nation's push to success

    20:45 | 24/8/16
    The Times of Israel
    The first thing Eyal Waldman did after he held a Nasdaq initial public offering of his company Mellanox Technologies Ltd. in 2007, raising over $100 million, was to call his ex-wife Ella to tell her the good news. more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
NZ507,410570.76%
COMP5,260150.30%
DJI18,547180.10%
SP5002,18250.22%
DAX10,593990.94%
FTSE6,869400.59%
NI22516,4971010.61%
TWI75.890.010.01%
Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.1250.0060.52%
NZDUSD0.73050.00200.27%
AUDUSD0.76140.00020.03%
NZDAUD0.96000.00270.28%