Tuesday, 26 May 2015

Asia Pacific

  • Comvita's springboard for growth

    17:15 | 26/5/15
    New Zealand Herald
    Global sales of honey-based products had risen significantly for the year based on increased availability of raw material, including the strategic benefits of the acquisition of New Zealand Honey Ltd in July 2014. "While the margins on these honey ... more»
  • State of Origin: Is rugby league's interstate clash the best annual sporting ...

    17:03 | 26/5/15
    Herald Sun
    True, there's limited love for the 13-man code beyond the heartland states. But plenty always perk up for a storyline, a rivalry that's unrivalled in Australian sport. more»
  • Illini earn national seed, date with Ohio

    16:18 | 26/5/15
    Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette
    From left, Illinois baseball's Casey Fletcher, Pat McInerney and Jason Goldstein clap with teammates as they watch their line up during an NCAA baseball selection special on ESPNU at Billy Barooz in Champaign on Monday, May 25, 2015. more»
Asia Pacific Snapshot
NZ50NZSX 50 Index5,8135,7785,79610.02%
TWITrade Weighted Index77.4577.4577.450.300.40%
STIStraits Times - Singapore3,4653,4573,45920.06%
NI225Nikkei 22520,45620,37920,444310.15%
HSIHang Seng28,52528,31028,3373441.23%
Latest Asia Pacific News
  • Australia shares scale 3-wk high as utilities, resources shine

    16:18 | 26/5/15
    Reuters UK
    Further index losses were limited by gains in energy generator and retailer Meridian Energy, which rose 1.3 percent, while construction materials maker Fletcher Building pushed up 0.5 percent. SkyTV gained 0.6 percent to hit a near six-month high of ... more»
  • Do Human Rights Increase Inequality?

    16:07 | 26/5/15
    Chronicle of Higher Education (subscription)
    There was, some hoped, the possibility of globalizing welfarism, so as to seek the floor of protection and ceiling on inequality that some nations had achieved internally. more»
  • Legals

    16:07 | 26/5/15
    Sioux Falls Argus Leader
    A To Z World Languag Interpreters 80.00, A+ Rentals Inc Welfare Rent 1,150.00, Abrahamson, Thomas J Education & T 10.00, African Community Ct Interpreters 100.00, Airgas Inc Lease-Rental 27.40, Airgas Inc Small Tools, 29.49, Airway Service Inc ... R ... more»
  • 2 stocks I'm avoiding: Fortescue Metals Group Limited and Rio Tinto Limited

    15:56 | 26/5/15
    Motley Fool Australia
    As I showed here, Rio Tinto Limited (ASX: RIO) derives 47% of its revenues from iron ore - a steel-making ingredient. At the divisional profit level - which Rio calls segment underlying earnings - its dependence on iron ore becomes even more apparent. more»
  • Cortland powers its way to CWS final

    15:45 | 26/5/15
    Grand Chute, WI (WBNG Binghamton) Cortland exploded for 11 runs in the top of the fifth inning to erase a 3-0 deficit and the Red Dragons defeated Frostburg State, 17-4, to win Pool A at the NCAA Div. III Baseball World Series. ... Cortland trailed 3-0 ... more»
  • Top 10 D-E SHAW & COMPANY INC Positions in Q1 2015

    15:33 | 26/5/15
    During this quarter, David Shaw's D-E Shaw & Company Inc opened positions in Spdr Gold Trust (GLD) for $231.07 million, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N for $88.74 million, Southwestern Energy Co for $79.99 million, Zillow Group Inc (Z) for $71.26 million ... more»
  • Time to have fun!

    15:22 | 26/5/15
    The all-new Kenosha Kingfish baseball team makes its debut at the historic - and restored - Simmons Field on May 26. The nine-weekend Bristol ... Don't miss this mesmerizing, eclectic, spellbinding and limited-time-only attraction. There's a Kids ... more»
  • Service above all else

    15:22 | 26/5/15
    Marlborough Express
    When Mike Newman heard about a customer who walked out of his butchery because he hadn't been served, he tracked down the man's address and put a $25 voucher in his letterbox. more»
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