Monthly Archives: April 2012

Green football – is it possible?

Green football – is it possible? – originally posted on Soccerlens.com In the current climate of renewable energy and methods of preserving the planet’s resources, it is a likely progression that the world’s most popular sport should adopt some ‘green’ … Continue reading

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Global Machine Tool Big Wigs Confirm Participation in MTA VIETNAM2012 – MarketWatch (press release)

Tuoitrenews Global Machine Tool Big Wigs Confirm Participation in MTA VIETNAM2012MarketWatch (press release)Ho Chi Minh City, Apr 30, 2012 (ACN Newswire via COMTEX) — MTA VIETNAM has proven to be Vietnamese manufacturers' choice procurement ground for equipment, technology and services. … Continue reading

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China media blackout on fugitive dissident – Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald China media blackout on fugitive dissidentSydney Morning HeraldCHINA'S tightly controlled state media has remained silent over the blind human rights advocate Chen Guangcheng, who is believed to have sought sanctuary in the US embassy, despite debate raging … Continue reading

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Mughal “Mirror Diamond” necklace on sale for $20 mln

LONDON (Reuters) – A “Mirror Diamond” necklace bearing five Mughal empire pendant diamonds with emerald drops has been offered for private sale at a price of $ 20 million, auction house Bonham’s said on Monday. Reuters: Entertainment News

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B&N, Microsoft team up on Nook, college businesses

Barnes & Noble Inc. and Microsoft Corp. are teaming up to create a new Barnes & Noble subsidiary that will house the digital and college businesses of the bookseller and include a Nook application for Windows 8. Tech News Headlines … Continue reading

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Clearing Houses: ‘Too Big To Fail, On Steroids’

By Michael Filighera: Clearing Houses: The Next Too Big To Fail? Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke quoted a great line from Mark Twain’s character Pudd’nhead Wilson recently: “If you put all your eggs into one basket, you better watch that basket.” … Continue reading

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Cologne confirm Podolski to Arsenal

LUKAS PODOLSKI’S summer move to Arsenal has finally been confirmed by Arsenal and Cologne Sport RSS feed

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10 Most Overpriced Footballers

10 Most Overpriced Footballers – originally posted on Soccerlens.com There are many, especially those who don’t have very much of an interest in sport, who think that top athletes are overpaid to do nothing more than ‘play a game’. However, … Continue reading

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Vietnamese telecom firms do not need foreign investors to develop: official – Thanh Nien Daily

Thanh Nien Daily Vietnamese telecom firms do not need foreign investors to develop: officialThanh Nien Daily“SK Telecom withdrawing from S-Fone, VimpelCom withdrawing from Beeline, or other similar cases are normal,” he said, noting that such moves “would not affect Vietnam's … Continue reading

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Rights group: US asylum likely for China dissident – Fox News

Globe and Mail Rights group: US asylum likely for China dissidentFox NewsBEIJING – US and Chinese officials are ironing out a deal to secure American asylum for a blind Chinese legal activist who fled house arrest, with an agreement likely … Continue reading

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