Articles by Manufacturing
Canada’s Saving Grace Amid Falling Oil Prices Could Be Ontario
January 20 2015 7:43 PM
Ontario may experience an economic revival in the coming years.
Global Markets Overview – January 19, 2015
January 19 2015 10:01 AM
This week is all about confirmation of our top-down macro views.
5 Things We Know About the Flappy Bird Arcade Version
January 18 2015 7:54 PM
Because you asked for it, Flappy Bird is back
Australian Stock Market Report – Afternoon January 16, 2015
January 16 2015 9:25 PM
Losses almost doubled on the Australian market this afternoon with the ASX 200 Index slumping by 0.6 per cent. The mining sector's gains were wiped out in late trade with only the defensive telcos and consumer staples managing to rise modestly.
Aussies To Miss Ernest Hillier Sweets As Oldest Chocolate Goes Into Voluntary Administration
January 15 2015 10:49 AM
The 101-year-old chocolate company, Ernest Hillier, entered into voluntary administration with the appointment of Col Cordis this week as administrator. That would mean Australian may soon miss the confectionary products sold by the oldest chocolate-maker in the country under the brand names Hillier's and Newman's.
Australian Dollar Outlook – January 15, 2015
January 15 2015 10:31 AM
Weaker US retail sales helped reverse attempts to drive AUD/USD lower on the back of falling copper prices.
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning January 15, 2015
January 15 2015 10:15 AM
In US economic data, retail sales fell by 0.9% in December, well below expectations for a 0.1% fall. Excluding gas stations and autos, sales were down 0.3%. Import prices fell by 2.5% in December and export prices fell by 1.2%.
Nitrogen Leak At LG Display Factory Killed Two, Other Four Workers Sick
January 14 2015 12:01 PM
Two fatal casualties and four people were sickened due to the nitrogen leak at an LG Display factory in the city of Paju, in South Korea.
Google’s New Self-Driving Car Prototype
January 13 2015 12:57 PM
Google has unveiled a working prototype of its self-driving Google Car in California. The vehicle looks like a little beetle pod with two large headlights and a nose at the front and rounded corners. Once ready, the car will be able to drive, stop for pedestrians, obey traffic signals, watch out for hazards - all without the need for a human driver.
iPad Pro Release Draws As New Leaked Photo Of The Larger iPad Surface
January 12 2015 3:29 PM
Apple is speculated to be currently working on a larger tablet as leaked photo surface.
New Zealand At The UN Security Council Makes A Formal Start: Country's Representative McLay Promises To Speak For The Whole Region
January 10 2015 12:48 AM
New Zealand can articulate the concerns of small states, using its powerful position at the UN Security Council.
Novak Djokovic, Jon Jones, Neymar, Cristiano Ronaldo, Among The Sport Stars Named In Forbes’ List 30 Under 30
January 09 2015 11:19 AM
Forbes announced the sport personalites who made it in their 30 Under 30 list.
U.S Job Growth Data Leads To Stock Markets Bouncing Back--Report
January 08 2015 12:36 PM
Amid renewed concerns about recession in some countries, there is some positive news coming from the U.S.
Recharge Mobile Devices While Riding A Bamboo Bike
January 07 2015 12:46 PM
Young Mexican inventors have designed a bamboo bicycle that could power up mobile devices while the rider pushes the pedals around.
Australian Stock Market Report – Midday January 5, 2015
January 05 2015 2:58 PM
Australian shares are improving at lunch despite a softer start. The ASX 200 Index is up by 0.3 per cent after a 0.8 per cent slump on the open. An air of normality is returning to markets this week following a fortnight of patchy trade due to holidays. Volume however is likely to remain quiet with investors still remaining in holiday mode for the first few weeks of a new year.
Investors Weigh Risk Of Deflation As European Central Bank Considers Options--Report
January 05 2015 11:31 AM
The fall in global oil prices has once again put the spotlight on Europe, with concerns that the region may inch closer to deflation.
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning January 5, 2015
January 05 2015 10:07 AM
In US economic data, the ISM manufacturing index eased from 58.7 to 55.5 in December, well below the consensus estimate of 57.6. Construction spending fell by 0.3% in November, below forecasts for a 0.3% gain.
Apple 4-Inch iPhone 6S Mini Nearly Confirmed as TSMC Regains Bulk of A9 Chip Production – Reports
January 03 2015 1:07 PM
Apple’s iPhone 7 release date plans for 2015 will include three models with the 4-inch iPhone 6S Mini likely a shoo-in earlier in the year as reports emerged that Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) will end up producing most of the A9 application processors that will power the devices.
Russia's Sinking Economy Worsened By High Military Spending; China-Russia Ties Deepen
January 03 2015 12:38 PM
Russia may survive 2015 but cuts in military spending will have to be implemented. Russian President Vladimir Putin has made military spending as the top priority before the crisis.
Australian Stock Market Report – Afternoon January 2, 2015
January 02 2015 5:25 PM
The local sharemarket has recovered early losses to finish the first session of the New Year in positive territory. The All Ords (XAO) finished up 26 points or 0.5 percent to 5,415, while the ASX 200 (XJO) improved by 25 points or 0.5 percent to 5,435.