Monday, 21 April 2014

Asia Pacific

Asia Pacific Snapshot
NZ50NZSX 50 Index5,1035,0885,10380.16%
TWITrade Weighted Index79.4679.4679.460.140.18%
STIStraits Times - Singapore3,2593,2473,25410.02%
NI225Nikkei 22514,53714,44314,516990.68%
HSIHang Seng22,85922,65822,760640.28%
Latest Asia Pacific News
  • World first for Irish graphene researchers

    12:00 | 21/4/14
    Irish Times
    Researchers at Amber, the materials science centre based at Trinity College Dublin, have become the first to crack these two problems, using nothing more complex than a domestic blender. more»
  • Express shuts out Iowa 6-0

    11:15 | 21/4/14
    Austin American-Statesman
    Round Rock starter Nick Tepesch (3-1) limited Iowa to five hits in six innings, and three Round Rock relievers held the Cubs to one hit over three innings. more»
  • Jury awards record $111 million to trailer park residents

    11:06 | 21/4/14
    San Jose Mercury News
    The unprecedented verdict has sent shock waves through the industry, even as the park's owner vows to try to get it overturned. more»
  • Will More Dirk Nowitzki Even Make a Difference Versus San Antonio Spurs?

    10:56 | 21/4/14
    Bleacher Report
    The Spurs' back-up point guard is usually the one doing what Harris did, cashing in from the perimeter and giving the second unit a needed injection of energy and scoring ability. Mills had just two points in Game 1. ... It's easy to sleep on Duncan ... more»
  • Niue: Falling in love with the Pacific

    10:41 | 21/4/14
    New Zealand Herald
    We arrived on the one flight a week to the gentle welcoming ukulele sounds and that divine embrace of heat that gives you a new lease on life after leaving a miserable Auckland drizzly day. Almost the whole island is at the airport; it's a big deal. We ... more»
  • Biz Buzz for April 21, 2014

    10:41 | 21/4/14
    Duluth News Tribune
    Popham is responsible for managing a portfolio of private banking clients where he consults with other members of the Private Client Group of US Bank to provide professional financial advice to clients, focusing on personal trust, private banking and ... more»
  • Drones help find World War II's missing soldiers

    10:18 | 21/4/14
    The BentProp Project has spent years finding American soldiers who went missing in the Pacific during World War II, but available technology has limited its success. Team members have frequently had to scan wide areas themselves, slowing down their ... more»
  • The Bumble Bee and the Chrysanthemum: Comparing Sweden and Japan's ...

    10:18 | 21/4/14
    Japan Focus
    It is especially in the realm of effective intervention, that the Japanese and the Swedes diverged sharply in their crisis management. more»
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