Three roads closed in Donegal as council awaits salt delivery

first_img Google+ Business Matters Ep 45 – Boyd Robinson, Annette Houston & Michael Margey Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson WhatsApp Pinterest Donegal County Council is warning of black ice right across the county this morning, with three roads closed. They are the Back of Errigal Road between Termon and Dunlewey and two roads in Inishowen –  Carndonagh – Drumfries and Birdstown – Burnfoot.The council says treatment has continued, and it will take delivery of more salt today, but the amount will be limited. As has been the case since Friday last, a mixture of salt and grit will be used from now until Thursday, when the situation is expected to improve. Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Facebook Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published WhatsApp RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR By News Highland – December 7, 2010 center_img Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week Facebook Newsx Adverts Twitter Twitter Three roads closed in Donegal as council awaits salt delivery Pinterest LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton Google+ Previous articleSchool closures and other cancellations Tuesday 7thNext articleInquest into death of diver off Arranmore in 2008 News Highland last_img read more

Indonesian stocks reverse losses in volatile trade as coronavirus fears haunt

first_imgIndonesia’s stock index extended losses before reversing to gains on Monday morning trade, after a market rout sent the gauge to its worst month in six years as coronavirus cases outside China grow rapidly, potentially dampening the global economy.The benchmark Jakarta Composite Index (JCI) opened Monday trade falling to the lowest level of 5,410 at 9:10 a.m., a 0.77 percent drop from Friday’s close at 5,452. It then quickly reversed losses to gain 0.57 percent from Friday’s close at 9:30 a.m. to 5,483. At the time of publishing the story at 10:15 a.m., the stock plummeted again but bounced back to 5,460, a 0.15 percent increase from Friday’s close.Asian markets fell on Monday following China’s factory activity data release, which show the steepest contraction in factory activity ever recorded in history. Factories have closed down or are operating with very limited activity in China following the coronavirus outbreak, which has killed more than 3,000 people worldwide with over 88,000 cases. E-minis for the US’ S&P500 declined more than 1 percent. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan fell 0.3 percent. Japan opened 1.3 percent lower. Australia fell 3 percent and New Zealand slid 3 percent into correction territory.Factory activity in China, measured with the Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI), nosedived to 35.7 in February from 50.0 in January, well below the 50-point mark that separates monthly growth from contraction, Reuters reported. “Possibilities for further weakness remain although in the short-run there can be temporary increases. The short-term positive sentiment would be a manageable inflation rate and low interest rate,” CSA Institute equity analyst Aria Santoso said over the weekend.Aria expected the JCI fall to not exceed the 5,000-mark, but would consolidate at between 5,400 and 5,800 upon recovery.Bank Rakyat Indonesia (BBRI) and Bank Central Asia (BBCA) were among the top traded blue chip stocks, respectively dropping 0.48 percent to Rp 4,170 per share and 0.79 percent to Rp 31,200 apiece as of 9:30 a.m. State construction firm Pembangunan Perumahan (PTPP) also lost 0.41 percent to Rp 1,200. Topics :last_img read more