ASIC Says Ex-Hanlong Mining Executive Pleads Guilty to Insider Trading
Former Hanlong Mining Investment Pty Ltd. executive Calvin Zhu has pleaded guilty to three charges of insider trading, the Australian Securities and Investments Commission said.
Pirates pick up OF Snider from Blue Jays
The Pittsburgh Pirates acquired outfielder Travis Snider from the Toronto Blue Jays in exchange for pitcher Brad Lincoln.The deal was made prior to Tuesday's 4 p.m
Cubs deal Johnson and Maholm to Braves
The Atlanta Braves bulked up for their playoff run by acquiring left-handed pitcher Paul Maholm and outfielder Reed Johnson from the Chicago Cubs Monday night.In return, the Cubs obtained right-handed pitchers Arodys Vizcaino and Jaye Chapman
Reports: Cubs deal Soto to Rangers
The Chicago Cubs have reportedly traded catcher Geovany Soto to the Texas Rangers.The move, reported by several media sources, wasn't confirmed by either of the clubs, but deals would likely be completed prior to Tuesday's 4 p.m
Brewers hang on to top Astros
Jonathan Lucroy scored the go-ahead run on Cesar Izturis' eighth-inning infield single and the Brewers survived another shaky performance from their bullpen to edge the Astros, 8-7, in the opener of a three-game series.The Brewers, who fired bullpen coach Stan Kyles earlier Monday, initially took
Asian Shares Gain Before Central Bank Meetings
Asia markets gain ahead of central bank meetings -Nikkei up 0.6%, Hang Seng Index up 0.8%, S&P ASX 200 up 0.5% -Australia hits an 11-week high Asian markets gained Tuesday, with Australia touching an 11-week high, on hopes of European policy action.
Bharti Airtel Exploring Share Issue to Pare Debt -Report
India's Bharti Airtel Ltd. (532454.BY) is exploring issuing new shares to the public or institutional investors for the first time since 2002 to pare its massive debt, the Economic Times website reported Tuesday, citing two people aware of the matter.
Origin, Conoco Australian LNG Project Boosts Gas Reserves 11%
A US$20 billion Australian gas-export joint venture boosted its coal-seam-gas reserves by about 11% last financial year amid mounting concerns of potential reserves shortages.
Singapore June Bank Loans S$452.57 Billion Vs S$444.98 Billion in May
The Monetary Authority of Singapore on Tuesday released the following provisional bank lending data for June: June Year Earlier May Total S$452.57B S$374.32B S$444.98B Housing/Bridge S$139.69B S$121.34B S$137.71B Professionals & Private Individuals S$5.84B S$3.87B S$5.91B Building/Construction