Friday, 19 December 2014

Asia Pacific

  • TURNING POINT: The Ultimate Miracle

    23:41 | 18/12/14
    Minda News
    Limited by his physical attributes and by time and space, he could only see and communicate up to a point. This he overcame by inventing the ... He trained, as a British Council Fellow, on environmental management at Sheffield University, United ... more»
  • China's to sell Gap clothing, vying with Alibaba to woo Western brands

    22:56 | 18/12/14
    N) to sell the U.S. clothing retailer's apparel online in China, as the Beijing-based e-commerce company goes head to head with Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA.N) to woo big foreign ... The new partnerships are symbiotic. Chinese firms bolster sales ... more»
  • Teva and Russian Partner at Loggerheads

    22:47 | 18/12/14
    Jewish Business News
    After years of successful partnership, relations between Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (NYSE: TEVA; TASE: TEVA) and Russian company Biotec Group have deteriorated into a legal dispute and an entanglement with the Russian authorities. Biotec owner ... more»
Asia Pacific Snapshot
NZ50NZSX 50 Index5,5335,4975,51830.05%
TWITrade Weighted Index78.2478.2478.240.070.08%
STIStraits Times - Singapore3,2523,2283,244160.51%
NI225Nikkei 22517,27417,13617,2103902.32%
HSIHang Seng22,93522,73722,8322461.09%
Latest Asia Pacific News
  • A conversation with outgoing Speaker of the Ohio House William Batchelder

    22:22 | 18/12/14
    Columbus Dispatch
    Enlarge Image Request to buy this photo Chris Russell | Dispatch Speaker William G. Batchelder, R-Medina, ends his 38-year career in the Ohio House this week. more»
  • Hanwha Solarone Announces EGM

    22:00 | 18/12/14
    ... (the "Extraordinary General Meeting") at the Company's offices at Rooms 605-606, Yongda International Tower, 2277 Longyang Road, Pudong New Area, Shanghai, China 201204 to consider and, if thought fit, to pass and approve the following resolutions ... more»
  • Datebook: Your guide to area meetings and events

    22:00 | 18/12/14
    Scranton Times-Tribune
    Scranton Roaring Ramblers Toastmasters: meeting, Tuesday, 6:30 p.m., Allied Services Complex Administrative Board Room.570-498-1110 or 570-350-7441. more»
  • TTIP: The EU-US trade deal explained

    21:48 | 18/12/14
    BBC News
    Leaders at the EU-US summit of November 2011 set up a working group to find ways to increase growth and competitiveness, given shared concerns over economic stagnation and frustration at the lack of progress in the Doha round of multilateral trade ... more»
  • Week Ahead What's On Listings 18-12-14

    21:39 | 18/12/14
    Lancashire Evening Post
    Saturdays@The Warehouse: Three floors of new indie, classic indie and modern rock. Every Saturday. ... Royal British Legion Longridge Ltd, Towneley Road, Longridge, Preston. ..... Circle Dance Group: 7-9pm, every first and third Tuesday of the month. more»
  • Tech Life

    21:15 | 18/12/14
    BlackBerry Ltd. is going back to its roots with a keyboard-equipped phone that looks like the original that made the Canadian smartphone-maker a household name. more»
  • Today In History

    21:03 | 18/12/14
    Waterbury Republican American
    United States, upheld, 6-3, the government's wartime evacuation of people of Japanese descent, including U.S. citizens, from the West Coast (the decision was limited to the exclusion policy, and did not take up the issue of internment), while in Ex ... more»
  • Offshore havens

    20:52 | 18/12/14
    Portland Tribune
    In the marine protected areas, where the rules vary, a limited amount of salmon fishing, crabbing and other activities is usually allowed. more»