Friday, 25 April 2014

Asia Pacific

  • Garden that nourishes

    11:26 | 25/4/14
    Taranaki Daily News
    In autumn, chillis dominate; beans and cucumber plants are still producing, pumpkins are fattening up, taro is growing and a range of onions sprout, either in the garden or in containers. more»
  • Bristol Tennessee Farmers Market opening May 3

    11:26 | 25/4/14
    TriCities.com
    “There are a limited number of vendor spaces still available. If someone would like to ... The Bristol Herald Courier is owned by BH Media Group, a wholly owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway, Inc. Bristol Herald Courier - Tricities.com320 Bob ... more»
  • Small-Batch Gin Is Back, Minus the Bathtub

    11:15 | 25/4/14
    Businessweek
    Small-Batch Gin Is Back, Minus the Bathtub. By Clementine Fletcher and Richard Vines April 24, 2014 ... At the back of this building spirits maker Sipsmith has quietly installed a still it has christened Constance. Soon she'll be joined by the company ... more»
Asia Pacific Snapshot
CodeNameHighLowLastChange
NZ50NZSX 50 Index5,1595,1255,154260.50%
TWITrade Weighted Index79.4779.4779.470.040.05%
STIStraits Times - Singapore3,2853,2593,284260.80%
NI225Nikkei 22514,56314,36714,4051410.97%
HSIHang Seng22,57622,46122,563530.24%
 
 
Latest Asia Pacific News
  • Thousands brave rain to attend Central Coast Anzac Day dawn services

    11:15 | 25/4/14
    The Daily Telegraph
    Tim Atkins from 2/17th RNSWR at The Entrance Anzac Day dawn service Source: News Limited ... The Entrance Long Jetty RSL sub branch president Allan Fletcher said because of a ferocious storm that hit the area at about 3:30am he thought about 20 people ... more»
  • FCA Said to Observe Banks' London Gold-Fixing Calls

    11:15 | 25/4/14
    Bloomberg
    ... or about 620 kilograms, of each other, at which point the fixing is agreed on. Traders relay shifts in supply and demand to clients and take fresh orders as the price changes, according to the website of London Gold Market Fixing Ltd., where the ... more»
  • Win the Ultimate TV Gift courtesy of YouView

    11:03 | 25/4/14
    Liverpool Echo
    There are the basic services you'd expect - your catch up services like BBC iPlayer, ITV Player and 4OD - but there is also the added Now TV option, which gives you access to Sky Movies and (at some point) Sky Sports. For those not wanting to be tied ... more»
  • People Moves: CBRE, Savills, Forsters, Matthews & Goodman and more...

    11:00 | 25/4/14
    Property Week News
    London and Devonshire Trust and Devonshire Homes have appointed Brett Casswell as development surveyor. He joins from Capita Property and Infrastructure, where he worked on blue-chip corporate real estate accounts. Tel: 01884 212120. Pemberton ... more»
  • 'Green News Report' 4/24/14

    10:52 | 25/4/14
    Brad Blog (blog)
    A coalition of ranchers, farmers and native tribes are staging protests against the Keystone XL pipeline on the National Mall this week with teepees, horses and a sacred fire that will burn for days. more»
  • North America Anesthesia and Respiratory Devices Market Outlook to 2018 ...

    10:41 | 25/4/14
    WhaTech
    ... GE Healthcare, Draegerwerk AG & Co. KGaA, Smiths Medical, Teleflex Incorporated, CareFusion Corporation, Fisher & Paykel Healthcare Corporation Limited, Masimo Corporation, B. Braun Melsungen AG and HAMILTON MEDICAL AG. Reasons to buy. more»
  • BC company to explore Mazama-area copper mining

    10:30 | 25/4/14
    Methow Valley News
    Under longstanding federal mining law, the mining company - Blue River Resources Ltd., headquartered in Vancouver, B.C. - has a statutory right to explore for and develop mineral resources on federally administered land, said Jennifer Zbyszewski ... more»
  • Barrick chair Peter Munk blasts Newmont's company culture as miners struggle ...

    10:30 | 25/4/14
    Financial Post
    Barrick has existed for only 31 years, but became the world's largest gold producer through a dizzying series of acquisitions (some better than others), and the discovery of the giant Goldstrike mine on a Nevada property that Newmont passed up. more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
NZ505,154110.22%
COMP4,148210.52%
DJI16,50200.00%
SP5001,87930.17%
DAX9,54940.05%
FTSE6,703280.42%
NI22514,4051410.97%
TWI79.470.040.05%
Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.3830.0010.07%
NZDUSD0.85660.00400.46%
AUDUSD0.92650.00210.23%
NZDAUD0.92400.00250.27%