Saturday, 02 July 2016

Asia Pacific

  • French press review 02 July 2016

    19:18 | 2/7/16
    RFI
    After days of Brexit news featuring heavily in the French press, the nationals take a look at matters closer to home today, including pollution prevention measures in Paris, the death of "the most famous of contemporary French poets" and the UN's take ... more»
  • Prof Brian Cox: 'Being anti-expert – that's the way back to the cave'

    18:56 | 2/7/16
    The Guardian
    The particle physicist, 48, enjoys a remarkable degree of global celebrity status for someone who references Plato, Newton, Descartes and an obscure patron of early 17th-century science called Johann Matthäus Wacker von Wackhenfels within the first ... more»
  • Red Wings re-sign Helm

    17:15 | 2/7/16
    WZZM13.com
    MORE SIGNINGS: The Wings also signed 5-foot-9, 170-pound forward Matt Lorito, 25, who had 18 goals among 54 points last season with Albany in the American Hockey League. more»
Asia Pacific Snapshot
CodeNameHighLowLastChange
NZ50NZSX 50 Index6,9326,8986,926290.42%
TWITrade Weighted Index75.2575.2575.250.580.77%
STIStraits Times - Singapore2,8502,8332,84650.19%
NI225Nikkei 22515,76515,63615,6821070.68%
HSIHang Seng20,82820,61520,7943581.75%
 
 
Latest Asia Pacific News
  • Stunned Meteorologists: Much Too Nice for a Major Minnesota Holiday

    17:15 | 2/7/16
    Minneapolis Star Tribune
    NOAA's climate models are predicting a warmer than average July for Minnesota. That makes sense, considering May was the 13th consecutive month a monthly global temperature record was broken; the longest such streak since global temperatures began ... more»
  • Best of the rest: Events for July 02 and beyond

    16:07 | 2/7/16
    The State
    The exhibit will even take guests on a journey over 100 years through the evolution of film. General admission, $6.95 for children 12 and ... The exhibit fulfills the museum's vision to be an innovative institution reflecting the essence and diversity ... more»
  • Part 1: Thinning the Herd

    15:56 | 2/7/16
    Valley News
    Craig Wortman, of Bethel, Vt., pauses to pet Dolly, a 10-year-old a blue roan Shorthorn-Holstein cross, while feeding his herd at Green Acres Milking Shorthorns in South Randolph, Vt., on Tuesday, January 5, 2016. Dolly, who is the herd's matriarch ... more»
  • BRA: One Bromfield plan too towering for its site

    15:56 | 2/7/16
    Boston Herald
    HIGHER AMBITIONS: Developer Midwood Investment & Development is proposing a mixed-use high rise, above, for the corner of Bromfield and Washington streets. more»
  • GOP lawmakers criticize judge on abortion ruling

    15:53 | 2/7/16
    The News-Press
    “Under our Constitution, it is the people's elected representatives, not appointed federal judges, who are tasked with making decisions about what entities should be receiving limited taxpayer dollars,” Stargel wrote in a statement. “The people of ... more»
  • Payne Q&Auto: The big cat is back at Jaguar

    15:45 | 2/7/16
    The Detroit News
    That's what gave Jaguar a fascinating run in the '60s and '70s,” said Eberhardt at the Aspen, Colorado, media launch of the cat's latest litter, the XE sedan and F-Pace crossover. “(Then) the cars ... Its success is crucial to taking on - not only the ... more»
  • Jordan must help, not punish, trapped refugees

    13:41 | 2/7/16
    CNN
    Just a kilometer from the attack, some 60,000 Syrians, themselves fleeing ISIS and the violence in their war-ravaged country, are stuck in appalling desert conditions, waiting to reach safety in Jordan. more»
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 7 colors leak one month ahead of release date

    13:18 | 2/7/16
    TechRadar
    Making up for it, Silver Titanium, which was a fourth, international-only Note 5 color that never made it to the US, does finally show up for 2016. more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
NZ506,926290.42%
COMP4,863200.41%
DJI17,949190.11%
SP5002,10340.19%
DAX9,776960.99%
FTSE6,578741.13%
NI22515,6821070.68%
TWI75.250.580.77%
Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.1140.0030.27%
NZDUSD0.71670.00290.41%
AUDUSD0.74810.00340.46%
NZDAUD0.95580.00180.19%