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Australia fight to save Test after Younis's epic 213
Australia were left with a daunting task to save the second Test and series after Younis Khan hit an epic double hundred to put Pakistan in command on Friday.(10/31/2014 12:42:11 PM)
Proteas seek momentum in T20 Australia series
South Africa hope a win against Australia in a Twenty20 series getting under way this week will set them on the path for a successful summer, coach Russell Domingo said Friday. The Proteas are in Australia for three T20 matches before a five-match one-day series in mid-November ahead of the World Cup in Australia and New Zealand in February and March. Domingo said the Proteas were determined to ...(10/31/2014 1:55:22 AM)
Australia set to pay polluters to cut emissions
Australia is set to approve measures giving polluters financial incentives to reduce emissions blamed for climate change, in a move critics described as ineffective environmental policy. The so-called "direct action" plan, which will see the government pay companies to increase energy efficiency, passed through the upper house Senate early Friday following a marathon debate. The bill is expected ...(10/31/2014 3:00:40 AM)
US, Australia end sanctions after Fiji elections
The United States and Australia said on Friday they were lifting sanctions against Fiji after elections in the Pacific island nation last month following eight years of military rule. US Ambassador Frankie Reed said that in recognition of Fiji's return to democracy, Washington was lifting restrictions on financial assistance and visas, as well as exploring fresh engagement with the country's ...(10/31/2014 3:33:55 AM)
US and Australia drop sanctions against Fiji
The U.S. and Australia have removed sanctions against Fiji following democratic elections last month in the South Pacific nation. Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop on Friday began a two-day visit ...(10/31/2014 10:16:33 AM)
Australia Tyre Market Forecast and Opportunities, 2019
DUBLIN, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets   has announced the addition of the "Australia Tyre Market Forecast and Opportunities, 2019" report to their offering. In terms of area, ...(10/31/2014 12:37:00 PM)
Cricket Australia 'never in better health'
Cricket Australia on Thursday reported a strong financial position ahead of the ICC Cricket World Cup in Australia and New Zealand early next year. Revenue of almost Aus$300 million (US$262 million) is expected to grow to Aus$360 million (US$315 million) by the end of this southern summer season, CA said. CA explained that cricket revenue is recorded over four-year periods due to the sometimes ...(10/30/2014 2:50:18 AM)
Australia shares rise, NZ stocks hit record high on upbeat outlook
* RBNZ holds cash rate at 3.5 pct, tightening bias diluted (Adds analysis, quotes, stocks on the move) SYDNEY/WELLINGTON, Oct 30 (Reuters) - Australian and New Zealand shares rose around 0.3 percent on Thursday, underpinned by financials and consumer stocks, as investors shrugged off the U.S. Investors warmed to Coca-Cola Amatil after parent company Coca-Cola Co announced it would help its ...(10/29/2014 11:23:46 PM)
Younis leads Pakistan charge against sloppy Australia
Younis Khan continued to dominate sloppy Australia as Pakistan reached 405-3 at lunch on the second day of the second and final Test in Abu Dhabi on Friday.(10/31/2014 6:28:35 AM)
Australia to become top LNG exporter by 2018
Australia is set to become the largest liquefied natural gas (LNG) exporter by 2018, according to HSBC, as more production comes online.(10/30/2014 1:59:03 AM)
Source: Yahoo