Sunday, 19 April 2015

Currencies News

  • China Minsheng Investments to invest 15 bln yuan in solar power plant

    22:07 | 18/4/15
    Reuters
    SHANGHAI, April 18 (Reuters) - China Minsheng Investments (CMI) will invest 15 billion yuan ($2.4 billion) in a 2 gigawatt solar power plant in the northwestern region of Ningxia, which the company says will be the largest such plant of its kind in the ... more»
  • In Petra: A Bedouin Girl Leans In

    21:00 | 18/4/15
    Patheos (blog)
    The Bedool claim to be the descendants of the Nabateans, the very people who chiseled out the monuments at Petra and conquered territories stretching through the modern-day countries of Jordan, Syria, and Saudi Arabia. ... Puffed up with my own sense ... more»
  • China says to accelerate reforms to support yuan in IMF currency basket - Xinhua

    19:18 | 18/4/15
    Yahoo Finance UK
    SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China central bank governor Zhou Xiaochuan said Beijing would accelerate reforms to the country's currency to push for the yuan's inclusion in the International Monetary Fund's currency basket, known as Special Drawing Rights ... more»
  • Photo gallery: Royals 6, Athletics 4

    16:26 | 18/4/15
    Kansas City Star
    Kansas City Royals' Paulo Orlando (16) gets the ice water dunking from Salvador Perez and Christian Colon after the teams 6-4 win over the Oakland Athletics during Friday's baseball game on April 17, 2015 at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo. more»
  • Royals beat Athletics 6-4 in rematch of AL wild-card game

    15:45 | 18/4/15
    Sacramento Bee
    Royals C Salvador Perez, 1B Hosmer and LF Alex Gordon received their Gold Glove awards. Gordon also received a ... Royals: Escobar was replaced in the lineup by Christian Colon, who is likely to start at shortstop Saturday. Escobar had started the club ... more»
  • Paulo Orlando's triple lifts Royals to 6-4 win over A's

    14:49 | 18/4/15
    Kansas City Star
    The Oakland A's at Kauffman Stadium, a sellout crowd and even a Salvador Perez knock down the left-field line. An April regular-season game or a September playoff game? more»
  • The New Zealand Dollar's Big Moment

    13:18 | 18/4/15
    The Diplomat
    New Zealanders visiting Australia have long struggled with the currency conversation rate. This may be a thing of the past, given that the New Zealand dollar is now, for the first time in decades, trading almost at parity with the Aussie dollar. At the ... more»
  • Does Hillary Clinton have a chance to be the first woman president?

    11:48 | 18/4/15
    Fort Worth Star Telegram
    I visited U.S. diplomatic missions in Taiwan, Tunisia, Haiti, the Netherlands and Japan. ... Is the bench so bereft of qualified candidates that we are stuck with someone whom columnist William Safire of The New York Times once called “a congenital ... more»
  • Letters: Magic Johnson and the Dodgers' brand

    11:46 | 18/4/15
    Los Angeles Times
    I found Bill Shaikin's brief piece on Magic Johnson's company-line take on the cable television squabble to be interesting. more»
  • Death and laughter in the mountains of Guatemala

    10:30 | 18/4/15
    St. Catharines Standard
    At the El Quetzal school, the rooms are tin-shacks bursting with students. Resources for teachers are scarce. On one side of the yard, two women stir a massive pot over a roaring fire. more»
  • Buy China, Avoid Latin America, Sell The Swiss Franc: Around The World With ...

    10:30 | 18/4/15
    Forbes
    Brian Singer, partner at William Blair & Company and head Dynamic Allocation Strategy, recently sat down with Steve Forbes and discussed his currency and country buys and sells. more»
  • Tuberculosis Cases 'On The Rise'

    10:18 | 18/4/15
    Fiji Sun Online
    The number of people infected by Tuberculosis (TB) in Fiji for the past two years has vastly increased. The rise has been linked to the corresponding increase of HIV/AIDS infections. more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
NZ505,861200.34%
COMP4,932761.52%
DJI17,8262791.54%
SP5002,081241.13%
DAX11,6893102.58%
FTSE6,995660.93%
NI22519,6532331.17%
TWI81.860.370.46%
Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.0810.0040.40%
NZDUSD0.76800.00190.25%
AUDUSD0.77810.00130.17%
NZDAUD0.98660.00420.43%