Saturday, 25 October 2014

Currencies News

  • Falling oil prices hit Venezuela's economy

    13:11 | 25/10/14
    Yahoo!7 News
    Venezuela's economy is distorted by a rigid exchange rate system that pumps up the bolivar's official value, and government subsidies that keep gasoline cheaper than water -- but which are offset by runaway inflation and chronic shortages of basic goods. more»
  • An American Doctor in Sierra Leone Explains How to Fight Ebola

    11:51 | 25/10/14
    Mother Jones
    Sierra Leone, which has a population of 6 million, only recently emerged from a 10-year civil war and has been rebuilding ever since. more»
  • ICE Bonds Perform Better than Sovereign Debt in Costa Rica

    11:18 | 25/10/14
    The Costa Rica Star
    Grupo ICE Even though ratings agency Moody's recently downgraded sovereign bonds issued by the Central Bank of Costa Rica as junk, President Luis Guillermo Solis has been busy courting investors from the United States and is planning on visiting ... more»
  • Standard & Poor's Downgrades Ghana's Credit Rating, Doubts IMF Loan Impact

    11:12 | 25/10/14
    SaharaReporters.com
    ... a situation it has attributed to volatile market prices for key commodities like cocoa and gold. The country is currently in talks with the IMF to secure an emergency loan which Ghana hopes will help bolster the Ghanaian cedi long enough till Ghana ... more»
  • Development of education sector first, everything else later!*

    08:52 | 25/10/14
    Pakistan Today
    Mamnoon said that Pakistani youth are blessed with a lot of talent and only quality education could unleash their potential that would benefit the society. more»
  • Hitting Below the Belt? Trinidad & Tobago President Tries to Gag Comedian ...

    07:22 | 25/10/14
    Global Voices Online
    Trinidad and Tobago netizens did a virtual facepalm this week when it was revealed via a tweet from a journalist that the country's president, Anthony Carmona, had issued a legal letter intended to bar local entertainer Rachel Price from making fun of ... more»
  • DHL and Engen in access deal

    07:00 | 25/10/14
    The Voice Online (blog)
    ... we can extend our capabilities and give our valued customers the access and affordability around express services that they need,” he said. more»
  • ECB tests find 800-850 million euro shortfall at PTSB - source

    06:48 | 25/10/14
    Reuters UK
    DUBLIN (Reuters) - European bank stress tests have found that Ireland's permanent tsb (PTSB) had a capital shortfall of 800 million euros (630.14 million pounds) to 850 million euros (669.53 million pounds) at the end of 2013, a source familiar with ... more»
  • IMS Health Holdings' (IMS) CEO, Ari Bousbib on Q3 2014 Results - Earnings ...

    06:26 | 25/10/14
    Seeking Alpha (registration)
    In addition, you'll recall that at June 30 we revalued the Venezuelan bolivar from 6.3 to 50 to the dollar, and during last quarter's earnings call we projected this would have a negative impact of about $10 million on revenue and $6 million on ... more»
  • 'Breaking Bad' star upset at Toys R Us

    06:15 | 25/10/14
    KYTX
    It's called the "million-dollar morphsuit.More >>. (CNN) - Need a last-minute Halloween costume idea? If you've got a million .... Word on the street is that they were sent to Belize. Nicely played Florida Mom," he tweeted. Ironically, Schrivjer told ... more»
  • Lagging behind in Southeast Asia

    05:52 | 25/10/14
    Inquirer.net
    In Norway, life expectancy is 81.5 years, adults have 12.6 years of school, children can expect 17.6 years of school, and GNIpc is $63,909 (purchasing power parity, i.e. more»
  • Chinese to sponsor dam awareness conference

    05:52 | 25/10/14
    Daily Times
    ISLAMABAD - The China Development Bank (CDB) has evinced interest and agreed to be the local sponsors of an awareness conference for prospective investors for the construction of the 4500 mw Diamer Bhasha dam for power generation in Pakistan. more»
  • Stop political bickering

    05:41 | 25/10/14
    mydigitalfc.com
    But we haven't yet made enough headway even on compiling authentic data on black money held by Indians in tax havens like Switzerland, Cyprus, Bahamas or Cayman Islands. Estimates have varied wildly, from $462 billion to $1.4 trillion, depending on ... more»
  • PolicyBuff: Stop political bickering

    05:41 | 25/10/14
    mydigitalfc.com
    But we haven't yet made enough headway even on compiling authentic data on black money held by Indians in tax havens like Switzerland, Cyprus, Bahamas or Cayman Islands. Estimates have varied wildly, from $462 billion to $1.4 trillion, depending on ... more»
  • Ebola containment within reach, says Sierra Leone President

    04:45 | 25/10/14
    CNN (blog)
    Despite a slow international response and a country struggling to emerge from war, Sierra Leone may soon be able to control the outbreak of Ebola, President Ernest Bai Koroma told CNN's Christiane Amanpour on Thursday. more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
NZ505,336440.82%
COMP4,484310.69%
DJI16,8051280.76%
SP5001,965140.71%
DAX8,988600.66%
FTSE6,389300.47%
NI22515,2921531.01%
TWI76.320.010.01%
Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.2670.0020.17%
NZDUSD0.78530.00220.28%
AUDUSD0.87910.00330.38%
NZDAUD0.89230.00150.17%