Tuesday, 23 December 2014

NZX News

  • Ruenroeng vows "I will defeat Shiming"

    14:30 | 23/12/14
    Fight News
    Ruenroeng boxed Shiming on three occasions in their amateur trilogy. Ruenroeng defeated Shiming in Thailand at the 2007 King Cup which was also Amnat first international fight. Shiming won next two time including the semi final of the 2010 Asia Games ... more»
  • Eye on Energy: Williston Job Service & Falling Prices

    13:45 | 23/12/14
    KXNet.com
    Sanford says some companies have stopped providing a housing stipend, and some have limited overtime. She says gradually over the past year, fewer drilling jobs have been available -- there are more production, pipeline, roustabout and construction ... more»
  • Manziel's season over for Browns, Hoyer hurt

    13:11 | 23/12/14
    Kansas City Star
    Pettine believes Manziel made progress in his limited opportunities and developed on and off the field. "He's made strides and I know it was a lot to throw at him as a rookie just coming ... week left," he said. "We're going to focus all our energy and ... more»
  • M&A boom helps push investment banking fees to highest level since 2007

    13:00 | 23/12/14
    Daily Mail
    Investors have been supportive of record M&A activity as they seek higher returns. "We want to be able to get growth, that's why we buy equities," said Nigel Bolton, chief investment officer for the EMEA and Asia regions at BlackRock. "If you want just ... more»
  • Institute of Cetacean Research v. Sea Shepherd Conservation Society

    12:48 | 23/12/14
    The Recorder
    Institute of Cetacean Research (Cetacean), Kyodo Senpaku Kaisha, Ltd., Tomoyuki Ogawa, and Toshiyuki Miura (collectively, Plaintiffs) filed this contempt proceeding against Sea Shepherd Conservation Society (Sea Shepherd US), its founder Paul Watson ... more»
  • Ex-headmaster guilty of dealing in child porn

    12:48 | 23/12/14
    KYTX
    Layton, who did not use the term "Mr. Filthy" when referring to Wheeler, countered that newsgroups he paid for had limited content that left 5,000 images or videos of child porn or child erotica on his iMac computer. Authorities seized the evidence ... more»
  • CDC sees promise, concern in Ebola fight

    12:15 | 23/12/14
    The Augusta Chronicle
    The Ebola outbreak in West Africa continues to concern officials from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, with progress in one country and increased outbreaks in others, particularly the capital of Guinea, which keeps alive the prospect of ... more»
  • '180 Days Limit for Election Petition Inadequate'

    12:15 | 23/12/14
    THISDAY Live
    Therefore, the only way government can assuage his feelings and convince him that his life is not on a leasehold is to feel his pulse, come to his level, sympathise and empathise with him, and stop the appropriation of the commonwealth of all of us by ... more»
  • Yen Holds Drop as U.S. Stocks Reach Records; Oil Declines

    12:03 | 23/12/14
    Bloomberg
    The NZX 50 Index (NZSE50FG) rose 0.3 percent by 11:36 a.m. in Wellington, after gains in technology shares sent the Standard & Poor's 500 Index (SPX) and the Dow Jones Industrial Average (INDU) to all-time highs in New York. Gold was ... “Once the ... more»
  • Jacksonville Marinas Face Fewer Boaters on New River

    12:03 | 23/12/14
    TWC News
    "New River has limited access because of the Marine Corps base that covers both sides of the river, south of Jacksonville all the way to the coast," Tarplee said. more»
  • AT THE MOVIES: 'Unbroken' misses story

    11:41 | 23/12/14
    BP News
    "Unbroken," opening Christmas Day, details the early life of Louis Zamperini, an Olympic runner who was taken as a prisoner of war by Japanese forces during World War II after being stranded at sea for 47 days. Leaning on his faith, the POW was able to ... more»
  • Bank Leumi Gets Prosecution Deferred, To Pay $270 Million

    11:30 | 23/12/14
    Corporate Crime Reporter
    The agreement marks the first time an Israeli bank has admitted to such criminal conduct which spanned over a 10 year period and included an array of services and products designed to keep U.S. more»
  • Jailed Cuban Spy's Wife Is Pregnant — With A Little Help From The US

    11:30 | 23/12/14
    North Country Public Radio
    Adriana Perez is expected to give birth to a baby girl in about two weeks. That wouldn't be remarkable, except that Perez's husband, Gerardo Hernandez, spent most of the last decade-and-a-half in U.S. more»
  • What is Orion's technological significance?

    11:18 | 23/12/14
    The Space Review
    For example, computer processors and software are not cutting edge. The prime contractor for Orion, Lockheed Martin, did not choose ... After its landing in the Pacific Ocean, the capsule was secured and winched into the USS Anchorage's flooded well ... more»
  • Australia shares seen flat after 4-day rally

    11:07 | 23/12/14
    Reuters
    New Zealand's benchmark NZX 50 index rose 0.3 percent in early trade. Telstra will be in focus after Australia's largest telecom services provider said it would buy Pacnet Ltd for $697 million. Energy companies such as Santos and Woodside Petroleum ... more»
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