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The good in the bad news

BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 30 APR 2009
... performance in seven years even if it gives back all of last night's gains. And all this amid news that the World Health Organisation has raised the swine flu threat to 5 - one level away from pandemic. As far as Wall Street is concerned, their bacon ...

Sick of swines

BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 29 APR 2009
... cases. I repeat, too much ado about swine flu. Guess someone wants a handout too. Who? Yes, W.H.O. -- World Health Organisation. Enough said. What really moved, or rather did not move, Wall Street last night are opposing signals for the future. The negative. ...

Too much ado about pig flu

BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 28 APR 2009
... in Canada, a few in New Zealand and in Spain could morphed into warnings of global catastrophe. The World Health Organisation has raised the alert level from 3 to 4 - the highest being 6 where the human population is all but vapourised. Not surprisingly ...

Tobacco shares up in smoke

MICHAEL HOBBS  |  TUESDAY, 23 OCT 2007
... conflict to the long-term goals of a shareholder, and inconsistent with New Zealand commitments to the World Health Organisation Framework Convention on Tobacco Control and as a result, the board resolved to divest from the sector," Orr said in a statement. ...
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