Saturday, 01 November 2014

Asia Pacific

  • Council seeks feedback

    05:30 | 1/11/14
    Otago Daily Times
    The change follows an Environment Court ruling in November 2012, following an appeal by the Royal Forest and Bird Protection Society of New Zealand against a Waitaki District Council decision. The court found an exemption in the Waitaki council's ... more»
  • Genesis Energy, L.P. (GEL) Posts Quarterly Earnings, Misses Estimates By ...

    05:30 | 1/11/14
    Ticker Report
    Genesis Energy, L.P. (NYSE:GEL) is a limited partnership focused on the midstream segment of the oil and gas industry in the Gulf Coast region of the United States, primarily Texas, Louisiana, Arkansas, Mississippi, Alabama, Florida and in the Gulf of ... more»
  • Carve-up an option for meat co-op

    04:56 | 1/11/14
    Manawatu Standard
    Non-farmers can already invest in SFF in a limited way through the Unlisted platform but this "quite illiquid" investment was languishing at about 40c a share on sparse trading. more»
Asia Pacific Snapshot
CodeNameHighLowLastChange
NZ50NZSX 50 Index5,4055,3705,38870.12%
TWITrade Weighted Index76.8676.8676.860.600.78%
STIStraits Times - Singapore3,2743,2363,274401.23%
NI225Nikkei 22516,53415,81716,4147564.83%
HSIHang Seng24,04623,85123,9982961.25%
 
 
Latest Asia Pacific News
  • Craig Martin: Mondi should head above R200 in the near term!

    04:56 | 1/11/14
    BizNews
    Paper and packaging is not particularly cutting edge, in fact, some might argue that Mondi Plc (MNP) (or Mondi Ltd (MND) operates rather successfully in an industry that is considered to be in decline. more»
  • Seismic mapping in offing

    04:56 | 1/11/14
    Southland Times
    Norwegian oil and gas services company Schlumberger has applied for a six-month 440,000 square kilometre prospecting permit in the basin while a New Zealand Oil and Gas/Woodside Petroleum consortium is also gearing up for a summer mapping ... more»
  • 80% of tech high-flyer sells to Japan

    04:56 | 1/11/14
    New Zealand Herald
    This included a $55 million deal building baggage systems for Kuala Lumpur's international airport, and collaborative work with Daifuku. more»
  • Early years trainer takes Government to court on re-sits

    04:45 | 1/11/14
    Nursery World (subscription)
    The director of training company PBD, Ross Midgley, has obtained permission to apply for a judicial review of the interim apprenticeship framework, under which some English and maths GCSEs won't be valid. more»
  • Suzlon Says Recovery on Track as Debt Holiday Ends

    04:33 | 1/11/14
    Bloomberg
    Suzlon Energy Ltd. (SUEL), Asia's biggest wind-turbine maker, said its business is recovering sufficiently to meet loan repayments that began this month after a two-year debt holiday ended. more»
  • Analysts React to GoPro Results: 'All Systems are GoGo for GoPro'

    04:33 | 1/11/14
    Wall Street Journal (blog)
    “The successful HERO4 launch (on time, issues limited), strong retailer appetite for the product to merchandise for Holiday, and early evidence of strong consumer demand sets the stage for GoPro to have a big 4Q. more»
  • There'd Be 272 Crashes a Day If Jets Failed Like Shuttles

    04:25 | 1/11/14
    Bloomberg
    “You have so much energy required to get out of the earth's gravity field, you're always essentially sitting on a bomb,” John Hansman, a professor of aeronautics and astronautics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, said in an interview. more»
  • Straw Into Gold: Candidates Trade Leadership PAC Dollars for Campaign Cash

    04:22 | 1/11/14
    TIME
    The trade appears to have been no coincidence. Landrieu ... In an era of multimillon-dollar donations to outside spending groups, the sums involved here may seem like small potatoes. But for ... “What you're looking at clearly strikes me as an abuse of ... more»
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