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First Air NZ repatriation flight takes off for 2020-04-02 23:40:53The first of several flights Air New Zealand is operating for the German Government to repatriate stranded German nationals has departed Auckland Inte

More Asia-Pacific States urgently need to support their 2020-04-02 23:36:08The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is urging Asia-Pacific states to take urgent action to provide financial support to their airline i

NZ's apple and pear harvest continues under strict 2020-04-02 22:59:22Like many other horticulture sectors, the 2020 harvest of New Zealand’s apple, pear and nashi crop is well underway, with more than 14,000 worke

Further measures to support businesses - Robertson and 2020-04-02 22:05:33The Government will be introducing legislation to make changes to the Companies Act to help companies facing insolvency due to COVID-19 to remain viab

Managing your risk when you need it most 2020-04-02 20:29:54The last few weeks has seen our day to day lives turned upside down as Covid-19 has gone from a distant news headline to the new norm for all of us.

Kiwi households could lose $10,000 of yearly income 2020-04-02 20:23:23If New Zealand can’t recover from the economic "heart attack" of self-imposed lockdown, it could face GDP losses at Great Depression levels, a

Free web series to help businesses get through 2020-04-02 19:22:20The EMA in partnership with ATEED and the Regional Business Partner Network has this week launched a free web series to help all businesses get throu

Port of Tauranga handles record container exchange to 2020-04-02 19:06:19Port of Tauranga yesterday completed the largest ever cargo exchange at its Tauranga Container Terminal to ensure vital supplies are delivered to thos

Govt’s COVID plan, economic strength recognised 2020-04-02 19:05:35The Government’s plan to cushion the blow of COVID-19 by supporting incomes, jobs and businesses, and position the economy to recover has been b

Contentos partners with decentralized video protocol Theta Network 2020-04-02 18:55:06Contentos has partnered with the decentralized video delivery protocol Theta Network, which will be integrated with the COS.tv video platform to impro

Oil surges, data disappoints - CMC Markets 2020-04-02 18:47:20By Michael McCarthy (chief market strategist, CMC Markets and Stockbroking)

Interactive messages more effective for time-critical COVID-19 communication 2020-04-02 17:38:46Research released today by Australian communications workflow platform Whispir reveals that interactive messages delivered via SMS or chat apps are 44

Reuters: Business News

Oil prices under pressure from Saudi-Russia dispute, but New! 2020-04-05 15:44:58Global benchmark oil prices are expected to open lower on Monday as a dispute between top crude exporters Russia and Saudi Arabia raises concerns of a

U.S. banks to defend dividend payments in stress New! 2020-04-05 13:04:43U.S. banks are expected to defend their dividend payments when they submit their annual capital plans to the Federal Reserve on Monday for the upcomin

Fed's Bullard says another coronavirus economic relief bill New! 2020-04-05 11:52:10A top official at the U.S. Federal Reserve said on Sunday the $2.3 trillion economic relief bill approved by Congress was appropriately sized and that

Single passenger flights: The daily woes of airlines, New! 2020-04-05 08:29:51When Reuters photographer Carlos Barria boarded American Airlines flight 4511 from Washington Reagan National Airport to New Orleans on Friday for an

How one Silicon Valley factory keeps running in New! 2020-04-05 08:27:03The managers at Green Circuits — a small Silicon Valley electronics factory — thought they would have to close when the San Francisco Bay

United slashes New York-area flights due to coronavirus 2020-04-04 22:23:44United Airlines said late Saturday it will drastically reduce flights to two New York City airports amid the coronavirus outbreak.

How the coronavirus job cuts played out by 2020-04-04 20:07:00The job losses suffered in March as the U.S. economy shut down in the face of the novel coronavirus pandemic were widespread but still were disproport

OPEC+ meeting delayed as Saudi Arabia and Russia 2020-04-04 20:05:49OPEC and Russia have postponed a Monday meeting to discuss oil output cuts until April 9, OPEC sources said on Saturday, as a dispute between Moscow a

Trump threatens tariffs on oil imports to 'protect' 2020-04-04 20:01:34U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday he would impose tariffs on crude imports if he has to "protect" U.S. energy workers from the oil price

U.S. dairy farmers dump milk as pandemic upends 2020-04-04 19:38:09Dairy farmer Jason Leedle felt his stomach churn when he got the call on Tuesday evening.

Exclusive: Amazon in contact with coronavirus test makers 2020-04-04 17:54:16Amazon.com Inc has been in contact with the CEOs of two coronavirus test makers as it considers how to screen its staff and reduce the risk of infecti

Capital One says it won't use CFTC waiver 2020-04-04 16:01:14U.S. lender Capital One Financial Corp said on Saturday it would not use a U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) waiver after commodity pr

Stuff.co.nz - Business

Coronavirus: Waikato company switches direction to help those New! 2020-04-05 07:00:27Joe Bradford and his team saw an opportunity to keep essential service workers safe during the lockdown.

Coronavirus: While New Zealand grounds to a halt, New! 2020-04-05 01:54:25Three out of four workers in a small South Canterbury district are on deck through the lockdown.

Coronavirus: Carer denied priority entry to Countdown despite New! 2020-04-05 00:42:26Care worker forced to leave client with potentially fatal condition alone while she waits at supermarket.

Aussie air survey company flouting NZ lockdown rules New! 2020-04-05 00:02:06One air surveyor hasn't let the lockdown stop their flights.

Coronavirus: Marlburians still working, and not from home 2020-04-04 21:46:05Newly released data shows Marlborough is more locked down than most, except in visits to the workplace.

Coronavirus: Waikato property listings slump following Covid-19 restrictions 2020-04-04 21:45:31Real estate bosses divided over whether coronavirus will force some agents out of the industry.

Coronavirus: Uncertain future for salons and barbers across 2020-04-04 21:30:00How the hair and beauty industries work may change dramatically once the lockdown is over.

Coronavirus: What's the deal with Air New Zealand's 2020-04-04 21:05:35Over 200,000 Air New Zealand passengers have so far received credit for tickets they had to cancel.

New fizzy drink brings kawakawa and kūmarahou to 2020-04-04 20:36:18Atutahi is a new Nelson-made drink combining lemon, lime and native plant extracts kawakawa and kūmarahou.

Afterpay 'could hold on to tens of thousands' 2020-04-04 19:29:37Afterpay won't release cash until orders fulfilled. But that means a long wait for some.

Coronavirus: South Island tourist towns without tourists 2020-04-04 19:00:00Deserted Kiwi tourist hotspots are now "eerily quiet", peaceful – and sad.

Coronavirus: Destination Marlborough launches voucher comp to support 2020-04-04 18:40:16"If we can support them, it's going to, in turn, support the community."

ABC News: Money

U.S. 'wasted' months before preparing for virus pandemic New! 2020-04-05 17:59:55The first alarms sounded in early January that the outbreak of a novel coronavirus in China would ignite a global pandemic

Grocery workers are key during the virus. And New! 2020-04-05 16:30:34Grocery workers across the globe are working the frontlines during lockdowns meant to keep the coronavirus from spreading

Europe sees more signs of hope as Italy's New! 2020-04-05 15:52:19Europe is seeing further signs of hope in the coronavirus outbreak as Italy’s daily death toll was at its lowest in more than two weeks and its

Seafood industry struggling to stay afloat amid outbreak New! 2020-04-05 14:44:21The seafood industry has been upended by the spread of the coronavirus, which has halted restaurant sales and sent fishermen and dealers scrambling fo

Chaos and scrambling in the US oil patch New! 2020-04-05 14:38:32The global economic crisis caused by coronavirus has devastated the oil industry in the U.S., which pumps more crude than any other country

No COVID-19 testing at home yet but quicker New! 2020-04-05 10:45:52Home testing for the new coronavirus may sound like a good idea, but U.S. regulators say it’s still too risky

Insider Q&A: 'Everyone will suffer' from US-China spat New! 2020-04-05 10:31:29Craig Allen, president of the U.S.-China Business Council, worries that “everyone will suffer'' if U.S.-China relations continue to deteriorat

At funerals in virus outbreak, mourning is from 2020-04-04 13:31:20Funerals are seeing big changes amid the coronavirus outbreak

Saudi Arabia sharply rebukes Russia over oil price 2020-04-04 05:30:20Saudi Arabia has sharply criticized Russia over what it described as Moscow blaming the kingdom for the collapse in global energy prices

Walmart limits store access; US airlines sign up 2020-04-03 20:04:22Walmart says it will now allow no more than five customers for each 1,000 square feet at a given time, roughly about 20% of the average store’s

Anick Jesdanun, longtime AP technology writer, dies at 2020-04-03 20:04:18Anick Jesdanun, deputy technology editor for The Associated Press, has died in New York City of coronavirus complications

Small business relief program launches, hits snags 2020-04-03 18:35:33The federal government’s $349 billion relief program for small businesses got off to a rocky start Friday as hundreds of thousands tried to appl

UN News Centre - Economic

‘Rapid deterioration’ in global investment flows as Coronavirus 2020-03-26 15:46:07Foreign direct investment flows are liable to drop by 30 to 40 per cent during 2020, into next year, due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, r

Debt relief milestone in Somalia, as World Bank, 2020-03-25 17:43:27The top United Nations official in Somalia congratulated the Horn of Africa nation on Wednesday for achieving the benchmark set by the World Bank and

‘Concerted efforts’ needed to meet 2030 Global Goals 2020-03-25 00:35:06Action to reverse the depletion and degradation of the environment across Asia and the Pacific is a top priority if the region is to stay on course to

Reaching ‘beyond the possible’ in Hawaii to meet 2020-03-23 00:00:05The people and government of the US state of Hawaii will reach “beyond the possible” to make the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) a re

‘Solidarity, hope’ and coordinated global response needed to 2020-03-19 14:41:27As public fear and uncertainty grow around the COVID-19 pandemic, “more than ever before, we need solidarity, hope and the political will to see

Swift policy action, strong leadership can save millions 2020-03-18 14:25:51As dire forecasts about the global economy add to the anxiety surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, the UN’s labour agency (ILO) on Thursday offere

Rising number of young people excluded from jobs, 2020-03-09 17:18:50The number of young people around the world who are neither employed, studying or in some kind of training, is on the rise, according to a new report

Coronavirus update: COVID-19 likely to cost economy $1 2020-03-09 16:43:24Apart from the tragic human consequences of the COVID-19 coronavirus epidemic, the economic uncertainty it has sparked will likely cost the global eco

COVID-19: countries, businesses must safeguard human rights as virus spreads: 2020-03-06 14:47:29As the COVID-19 coronavirus continues to spread globally, the UN’s top human rights official appealed on Friday to put rights “front and c

Scoop NZ - Business

Charter Flight Arranged By Chimu Adventures Brings Stranded 2020-04-02 23:48:00Auckland 3rdnd April 2020, Chimu Adventures is pleased to announce that on 3rd April 2020 at 0630 local time, a LATAM aircraft chartered by Chimu Adve

First Air New Zealand Repatriation Flight Takes Off 2020-04-02 23:39:00The first of several flights Air New Zealand is operating for the German Government to repatriate stranded German nationals has departed Auckland Inte

Intueri Shareholders Seek Summary Judgment 2020-04-02 23:31:00Former shareholders of Intueri Education Group Limited have today filed legal proceedings in the Auckland High Court against some of the former direct

New Zealand’s Apple And Pear Harvest Continues Under 2020-04-02 23:05:00Like many other horticulture sectors, the 2020 harvest of New Zealand’s apple, pear and nashi crop is well underway, with more than 14,000 worke

Northpower Fibre Waives Fibre Wholesale Costs For Student 2020-04-02 22:54:00Northpower Fibre will waive its monthly wholesale connection charges for families with school-aged children living in homes without broadband connecti

The True Cost Of Cheap Hosting 2020-04-02 21:53:00Web hosting is important for your website. Full stop. To have a better grasp of what this means, here's a simple explanation: Your website is like a

Managing Your Risk When You Need It Most: 2020-04-02 20:27:00The last few weeks has seen our day to day lives turned upside down as Covid-19 has gone from a distant news headline to the new norm for all of us. R

Kiwi Households Could Lose $10,000 Of Yearly Income 2020-04-02 20:21:00Wellington, 3 April - If New Zealand can’t recover from the economic “heart attack” of self-imposed lockdown, it could face GDP loss

Free Web Series To Help Businesses Get Through 2020-04-02 19:27:00The EMA in partnership with ATEED and the Regional Business Partner Network has this week launched a free web series to help all businesses get throug

Qbe Announces Measures To Support SME Customers Impacted 2020-04-02 18:57:00QBE Insurance (QBE) today announced measures to support small and medium business (SME) customers in Australia and New Zealand impacted by COVID-19. T

New Zealanders rely on internet and phones to 2020-04-02 17:43:00We’re continuing to see significant increases in calls and data on the Vodafone networks as we head into the second weekend of level 4 lockdown.

Concision OSM House Wins Timber Design Award 2020-04-02 17:24:00A house built by Concision off-site manufacturing has won the Engineered Wood Products Innovation Award at the Wood Process and Manufacturers Associat

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