Sunday, 20 April 2014

NZX News

  • Building high potential pool

    18:33 | 20/4/14
    Korea Times
    In addition, publicly traded regional top company winners report, on average, a nearly 9 percent higher total shareholder return over the last three years. Over the last decade, there has been no .... One of the Asia Pacific winners of Top Company for ... more»
  • A Modest Proposal for a Swift Middle East Peace

    18:20 | 20/4/14
    American Thinker
    Swift would quickly become aware that another group of Palestinians live in what the Jordanian Kingdom, when it illegally controlled the area between 1949 and 1967, named the “West Bank,” the area west of the River Jordan. more»
  • Around and about: Blue Jean Ball raises $260K for Make-A-Wish

    18:00 | 20/4/14
    Omaha World-Herald
    Heartland Family Service and the Jefferson House Advisory Committee held their 10th annual “Stand Up for Kids” Comedy Night at the Fremont Golf Club on March 8. ... ConAgra Foods, Immanuel, Lincoln Financial Group, NRECA, Papio-Missouri River Natural ... more»
  • Tighter job market in US cities spurs higher pay

    17:26 | 20/4/14
    As incomes edge higher and labor markets tighten, the Fed may raise its benchmark interest rate more than policymakers have projected, said Joseph LaVorgna, chief U.S. more»
  • School architect's rocky road

    17:13 | 20/4/14
    Meriden Record-Journal
    At a School Building Committee meeting earlier this month, representatives from Fletcher Thompson explained that a series of six errors in the designs could end up costing close to $400,000. more»
  • Cards are loaded with young outfielders

    17:08 | 20/4/14
    Not yet, at least. “To me, they're all knocking at the door,” Matheny said this weekend. “I'd rather not have an opening for that door. more»
  • Bleak future for Australian manufacturing

    17:03 | 20/4/14
    Financial Times
    “Far worse is coming,” says Anthony Anderson, a shop steward who has worked for 30 years at the plant in Geelong, a coastal city of 225,000 people deep in Australia's manufacturing heartland near Melbourne. You need ... “Australian manufacturing has ... more»
  • 'Continuation of downtown fabric'

    17:03 | 20/4/14
    Herald Zeitung
    The developers say they're hoping that Union Pacific will be flexible in requiring other crossings to be closed. Looking back. more»
  • South Africa 2014 Elections Focus on IEC Chairperson Pansy Tlakula

    16:52 | 20/4/14
    Guardian Liberty Voice
    During the previous month, a forensic investigation by independent auditors acting on behalf of the National Treasury revealed that the procurement of the IEC's Pretoria offices was not fair, cost-effective or transparent. more»
  • Tim Fletcher: Refurbish Hirsch Coliseum? Whose job is it?

    16:49 | 20/4/14
    Shreveport Times
    “Should the city, state or parish pay up to $10 million to repair a building owned by a private company so an individual businessman who arrived in Shreveport last fall can continue to trot out a championship product enjoyed by so few? more»
  • A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

    16:18 | 20/4/14
    Concord Monitor
    Concord's Patrick Cannon had a double, two singles and scored twice to help the Plymouth State baseball team defeat Southern Maine, 7-1. Youth lacrosse. The MV Blue Storm U11 girls lacrosse team fell to Hopkinton, 6-1. Katie Bent, Ayden Rollins and ... more»
  • Jeff Simon: With Rhimes' 'Scandal' showing the way, has 'SVU's' Olivia Benson ...

    16:05 | 20/4/14
    Buffalo News
    And so Olivia (Kerry Washington) ended last week's season finale on a private plane with Jake (Scott Foley) on her way to a new life across the ocean arranged by her unspeakably corrupt father (Joe Morton burning up the set weekly). more»
  • Settlement brings new hope for Kerr-McGee cleanup

    16:03 | 20/4/14
    The Commercial Dispatch
    Maranatha Faith Center Pastor Steve Jamison sees the $5.15 billion settlement from Anadarko Petroleum Corporation as a major turning point in the 15-year fight his East Columbus church has led to remediate the contamination from the Kerr-McGee site and ... more»
  • Whether searching for Roman ruins or visiting the 'Dali Triangle,' Catalonian ...

    15:56 | 20/4/14
    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
    But dig into history first, in the city of Girona, capital of Girona province, on the River Onyar. Here we met our guide, Carles ... Plunging into the heart of the medieval quarter, we poked through every block, looking at fragments of the Roman road ... more»
  • Tips for first-timers

    15:11 | 20/4/14
    Pueblo Chieftain
    As the owner of a large portfolio of residential investment properties - and head of her own realty firm - Karen Rittenhouse has guided her two sons on home-buying. more»
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