Sunday, 26 April 2015

Latest News

  • Electric Car Evolution

    21:00 | 26/4/15
    CleanTechnica
    They use regenerative braking, with the captured energy stored in a battery and later used to help power the motor. ... (Other main factors leading to the demise of electric cars were: cheap Texas oil; a more developed road network and the ability ... more»
  • 20:48 | 26/4/15
    Village
    Beades seems to stand for a) not taking responsibility and b) the rights of people who own property to retain it even when they blow it and even when it is to the financial detriment of the public. more»
  • SUKUK PIPELINE - Issue plans around the world

    20:37 | 26/4/15
    Zawya (registration)
    QATAR ISLAMIC BANK - Qatar Islamic Bank said in late February that its shareholders had approved the issuance of up to 5 billion riyals ($1.37 billion) of Tier 1 capital-boosting sukuk. JORDAN ISLAMIC BANK - Jordan Islamic Bank, the largest Islamic ... more»
  • FASTSIGNS franchise to open in Worcester

    20:26 | 26/4/15
    Worcester Telegram
    Denise Carr said she and her husband, Timothy Carr, decided to open a FASTSIGNS franchise in Worcester because the Central Mass. region lacked those services and because "I've always been drawn to visual communications and graphic art and how ... more»
  • Dubai Stocks Lead Mideast Gains After U.S. Record, Oil Advance

    20:15 | 26/4/15
    Bloomberg
    Dubai's DFM General Index added 0.5 percent to 4,108.34 at 11:44 a.m. local time, the strongest advance on a closing basis since April 21. more»
  • View from the Street: Hey, public figures: maybe think before you Tweet

    20:03 | 26/4/15
    Sydney Morning Herald
    But it's probably not a strategic idea to express all that on Twitter, on Anzac Day, if you're a public figure representing a television network. At least, unless you want the network in question to immediately sack you, which is what SBS did. ... "I ... more»
  • La Quinta: Valuation Makes This A Risk-Weighted Hold Into Earnings (LQ)

    20:03 | 26/4/15
    Seeking Alpha
    Those that follow me know that I'm a long-term LQ bull and rode shares for ~35% from the long side but ahead of an earnings report and conference call in which LQ is going to have to address a significantly worse Texas-region economic environment and ... more»
  • Predators circle with BP still stuck in deep water

    19:52 | 26/4/15
    The Guardian
    It's a big week for big oil, with both BP and Royal Dutch Shell reporting results. Despite crude prices hitting a 2015 high at the end of last week, they are still almost 50% down since last June, which means continuing trouble for the businesses. more»
  • Shrewd financiers exploit unsophisticated Maine legislators on taxpayers' dime

    19:52 | 26/4/15
    Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
    Christopher Roney, general counsel for the Finance Authority of Maine, the agency that administers the Maine New Markets Capital Investment program, has called for new rules to prevent the use of one-day loans that inflate investments and maximize ... more»
  • Datebook: Your guide to area meetings and events

    19:52 | 26/4/15
    Scranton Times-Tribune
    Scranton Roaring Ramblers Toastmasters: meeting, Tuesday, 6:30 p.m., Allied Services Complex Administrative Board Room. 570-498-1110 or .... 570-253-4262. Oakwood Terrace: community memory screenings and awareness-raising education, Mondays to Fridays ... more»
  • Audience Calendar

    19:52 | 26/4/15
    Press Herald
    “Wildlife and Animal Themed Art,” works in a variety of styles and mediums. Richard Boyd Art Gallery, 15 Epps St., Peaks Island. more»
  • Neighbors in the News

    19:52 | 26/4/15
    Republican & Herald
    Jolene Barron, a teacher at Tamaqua Area Elementary School, was one of 12 finalists selected for the 2016 Pennsylvania Teacher of the Year. more»
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