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Measles cases up by 76 since Friday – government

Measles cases up by 76 since Friday – government

The government has updated the number of cases of measles in New Zealand so far this year to 849. Photo: 123rf Associate Health Minister, Julie Anne Genter, released the figure to journalists at Parliament this afternoon, saying more than 100 cases had occurred in the past week, mostly in the Auckland region. Nationally, the government and the Ministry of Health […]

by × November 17, 2019 ×
Port Taranaki, Dunedin Airport reveal toxic firefighting foam amounts

Port Taranaki, Dunedin Airport reveal toxic firefighting foam amounts

Port Taranaki and Dunedin Airport have confirmed how much of the banned firefighting foam they are trying to dispose of. View of Taranaki port from afar in New Plymouth. Photo: 123RF The Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) it was working with the port and airport after foam – which was banned 13 years ago – was discovered there. Responding to questioning […]

by × November 17, 2019 ×
MPs urged to make teaching New Zealand history in schools compulsory

MPs urged to make teaching New Zealand history in schools compulsory

MPs are being urged to make the teaching of New Zealand history compulsory because there‘s no requirement to teach it in our schools. The flagstaff marking the spot where the Treaty of Waitangi was first signed on 6 February 1840. Photo: RNZ / Claire Eastham-Farrelly The History Teachers Association says, currently, whether children get to study history is down to […]

by × November 17, 2019 ×

Can ORIX Corporation (NYSE:IX) Thread the Needle? Technicals at a Glance

Stock market investing can sometimes cause investors heads to spin. Following stocks on a daily basis, it is plain to see the amount of coverage that follows certain companies. This non-stop barrage of information may eventually become overwhelming for the novice investor. Filtering through all the data may involve taking a look at a company or stock from multiple angles. […]

by × November 16, 2019 ×

Trading Watch on Shares of Huntsman Corp (HUN)

Active investors might be watching some signal indicators on shares of Huntsman Corp (HUN). Recently, we have noted that the 100-day moving average verse price signal as Buy. This is the signal from the 100-day MA which is used to monitor changes in share price. The 100-day MA verse price direction is currently displaying Strengthening. Another longer-term signal we have […]

by × November 16, 2019 ×