From Politics & Policy 12:44 pm
The Environmental Protection Authority has revealed Shell has violated New Zealand's new environmental laws.
From Global Markets 11:08 am
The US markets snapped out of a four day losing streak overnight. The futures market Asia will likely follow suit, while the ASX should snap out of a seven day rally.
From Companies 10:59 am
Fresh from its New York initial public offering (IPO) that raised a record $25 billion fresh capital, Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba (NYSE: BABA) has partnered with an Australian software company. Its team up with Bigcommerce is expected to further rival its US competitor Amazon.
From Global Markets 9:58 am
US economic data, the Consumer Price Index rose by 0.1% in September while the core index (excludes food and energy) also rose by 0. Prices are up 1.7% on a year ago. The mortgage market index soared by 11.6% with the refinancing index up 23.3% in the latest week.
From Politics & Policy 10:48 pm
Canada's spy agency is unequipped to track all suspected 80 terrorists in its shores due to limited funds.
From Politics & Policy 10:42 pm
The ISIS earns a whopping $2 million per day selling oil to the black market.
From Politics & Policy 10:27 pm
The Baltic nations of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania are panicking over the alleged sighting of a Russian submarine in Sweden's territorial waters.
From Global Markets 6:42 pm
The feature of the second half of Wednesday's trade was the ASX 200 recovering from a flat spot in late morning trade to make new session highs over the afternoon. The gains of the day were the best improvement of the current winning streak which has lasted for seven sessions.
From Politics & Policy 4:45 pm
Poland's former foreign minister said Russia wanted so bad to divide Ukraine as early as four years ago.
From Global Markets 4:16 pm
The positive tone for the Australian share market has extended into Wednesday following solid gains for Wall St overnight. US stocks recorded strong gains on Tuesday supported by healthy corporate results. The S&P 500 has now gained more than 6% since its session low last Wednesday.