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Low interest rates call for family collaboration 2019-09-20 18:36:39By Derryn Mayne - Century 21 New Zealand owner With a record low Official Cash Rate delivering both low mortgage rates and low bank deposits rates, it

Meadowlands Plaza for sale 2019-09-20 18:19:17Auckland suburban retail centre up for sale A neighbourhood shopping centre in Sommerville, part of the east Auckland suburb of Howick, is for sale an

Independent director Simon Israel to retire from board 2019-09-19 23:27:51Fonterra Co-operative Group Limited has announced that after more than six years as an Independent Director, Simon Israel has decided he will step dow

Reade appointed new CEO at Northland Inc 2019-09-19 22:10:51Northland Inc today (Friday) announced the appointment of Murray Reade as its new Chief Executive Officer. Kawakawa-born Reade, who was most recently

Commodity pressure sinks AUD - CMC Markets 2019-09-19 19:50:42Pressure on copper, crude oil and iron ore prices pushed the Australian dollar below 68 US cents in overnight trading. The slip comes despite a weaken

Changing regulation biggest concern for real estate profession 2019-09-19 19:06:44The issue that could have the greatest impact on the real estate profession over the next three years is changing government and local council regulat

When vehicles are your business you must ensure 2019-09-19 19:04:56When vehicles are your business you must ensure that every vehicle is safe and poses no danger to drivers or other people.

Heritage Trustee Company renames to Sargon 2019-09-19 17:28:28Heritage Trustee Company Limited (Heritage) has renamed to Sargon (NZ) Limited (Sargon), in conjunction with the Financial Markets Authority (FMA) re-

Chorus first telco to receive Gender Tick 2019-09-19 17:20:57Chorus has today announced that it is the first telco in the country to pass the assessment criteria and be awarded the Gender Tick, an accreditation

Utilities Disputes Commissioner announces she will retire 2019-09-19 17:07:30Nanette Moreau has advised the Board she will be retiring from her position as Commissioner of Utilities Disputes.

2020 NZ Dairy Industry Awards entries opening soon 2019-09-19 15:45:02With a few days to go until entries open in the 2020 New Zealand Dairy Industry Awards, this year’s organisers of the regional competitions and

Celebrate your uniqueness says tourism export expert 2019-09-19 15:13:48Celebrate your uniqueness is the message from tourism exporters to Waitaki tourism businesses. TECNZ Chief Executive Judy Chen will meet with local op

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SoftBank mulls bringing 40 companies to Brazil New! 2019-09-21 16:00:34Japan's SoftBank Group Corp is considering bringing around 40 companies with high growth potential to Brazil and expects to announce a large investme

Thomas Cook in talks with UK government and New! 2019-09-21 14:12:29Britain's Thomas Cook is in talks with the government and potential investors about a last-minute rescue deal to fend off a corporate collapse that

Huawei to join forces with China Mobile to New! 2019-09-21 10:25:20Chinese telecoms equipment maker Huawei Technologies Co is joining forces with China Mobile to potentially enter a dispute to buy struggling Brazilia

M&S suffers fresh blow as finance chief quits New! 2019-09-21 08:12:26Marks & Spencer Group Plc said on Saturday its chief financial officer, Humphrey Singer, was stepping down after little more than a year, a furt

Hopes for trade breakthrough fade as China cancels New! 2019-09-21 05:18:26A U.S.-China trade deal appeared elusive on Friday after Chinese officials unexpectedly canceled a visit to farms in Montana and Nebraska as deputy tr

U.S. trade regulators approve some Apple tariff exemptions 2019-09-20 21:42:59U.S. trade regulators on Friday approved 10 out of 15 requests for tariff exemptions filed by Apple Inc amid a broader reprieve on levies on computer

Warren, Sanders to visit striking GM workers as 2019-09-20 21:17:11Two major Democratic presidential candidates plan to visit striking General Motors workers in Detroit in the coming days as a five-day-old labor disp

Facebook suspends tens of thousands of apps in 2019-09-20 21:08:17Facebook Inc said on Friday it has suspended tens of thousands of apps on the social networking platform, as part of the company's ongoing app develo

Fund managers gird for long trade war after 2019-09-20 21:01:55A profit warning and muted outlook from package delivery company FedEx Corp is prompting some high-profile fund managers to prepare for the trade war

China, U.S. had 'constructive' trade talks in Washington: 2019-09-20 21:00:21China and the United States had "constructive" discussions on trade in Washington, state news agency Xinhua said on Saturday.

Wall Street drops after China cancels trip to 2019-09-20 20:18:31Wall Street dropped on Friday, and also finished the week lower, after a Chinese agriculture delegation canceled a planned visit to Montana, dampening

Delaware judge says Tesla board must face trial 2019-09-20 19:55:36A Delaware judge ruled on Friday that Tesla Inc's board of directors must defend at a trial Chief Executive Elon Musk's multibillion dollar pay pac

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Huawei event came with extra zing thanks to New! 2019-09-21 16:00:00OPINION: Huawei's new cameras are typically big and brash, but these are missing a few things.

Manawatū ram breeder Kevin Nesdale rewarded for a New! 2019-09-21 15:30:00Former record-breaking Manawatū rugby rep became the largest ram breeder in New Zealand.

Going west: Big opportunities in China's smaller cities New! 2019-09-21 13:05:00Famed for its pandas, Chengdu is among western Chinese cities being eyed up by New Zealand exporters.

Is nude cleaning sex work? Auckland nude cleaning New! 2019-09-21 13:00:00The man behind a nude cleaning business in Auckland says it's meant to be "empowering".

Fraudster Roy Bishop directed two companies after being New! 2019-09-21 13:00:00Roy Bishop was able to be a director of two businesses while disqualified because he 'made false statements'.

CV of $130,000, sold for $60,000: What went New! 2019-09-21 13:00:00House sales valued at more than four times CV have happened in 2019. What's the catch?

Steven Joyce: The global economy is not the New! 2019-09-21 13:00:00OPINION: The economy is at little more than half speed, writes Steven Joyce.

Entertaining children not all fun and games New! 2019-09-21 13:00:00Fairy bread and party games don't cut it anymore. Entertainers must keep up in a fast-changing industry.

Z paves the way for a deal on New! 2019-09-21 13:00:00ANALYSIS: Z acknowledges fuel sometimes sold below cost and it may not be healthy for competition.

Destiny Church PR man Jevan Goulter's company in New! 2019-09-21 13:00:00He's rarely pictured without a glass of bubbles. But an unpaid bill has sunk the PR man's company.

Pokies, or Peking Duck? The restaurant where the New! 2019-09-21 13:00:00The pokie float arrived at this restaurant in an armoured truck, and investigators called it a "mini-casino".

Budget Buster: Alcohol, insurance, and you New! 2019-09-21 13:00:00OPINION: Some things just don't mix well with liquor, and "insurance" is one of them.

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AP Source: GM's offer to UAW would add 2019-09-19 18:50:32A person briefed on the matter says General Motors' offer to the United Auto Workers to invest $7 billion in U.S. facilities includes $2 billion from

US stock indexes finished mixed after early rally 2019-09-19 18:50:13Major U.S. stock indexes ended mixed Thursday after an early rally lost its strength toward the end of the dayflat

Fed rushes to plug cash shortage in short-term 2019-09-19 18:09:57Federal Reserve injects another $75 billion into repo market to cope with spike in short-term rates

Business Highlights 2019-09-19 17:42:11Business Highlights

A FedEx pilot is detained before boarding a 2019-09-19 16:56:17A FedEx pilot was detained in China before boarding a commercial airline flight

Microsoft, Herman Miller gain while US Steel, Darden 2019-09-19 16:25:11Microsoft, Herman Miller gain while US Steel, Darden dip

Markets Right Now: Stocks little changed after rally 2019-09-19 16:21:00Stocks are sputtering at the close on Wall Street Thursday after an early rally fizzled.

Walmart CEO McMillon named Business Roundtable chairman 2019-09-19 13:37:41The Business Roundtable selects Walmart CEO Doug McMillon as its new chairman

Weak manufacturing threatens consumer-fueled growth 2019-09-19 13:00:39Manufacturers are facing stunted growth amid the damaging trade war between the U.S. and China, and that has some on Wall Street worried that it will

Amazon vows to cut emissions to combat climate 2019-09-19 12:50:14Amazon vowed Thursday to cut emissions and report its greenhouse gas emissions regularly

President Trump says Fed Chair Powell's job is 2019-09-19 12:36:41Despite all his attacks on the Federal Reserve, President Trump says Fed Chairman Powell's job is safe

A glance at US mortgage rates: 30-year at 2019-09-19 11:23:24A glance at US mortgage rates: average rates climbed this week but still down from a year ago

UN News Centre - Economic

Climate crisis could see ‘collapse’ of some economies 2019-09-11 15:11:28Climate change poses an “existential threat to commodity-dependent developing countries”, the United Nation’s trade chief said on We

Northern Bahamas ravaged by 'disaster of epic proportions' 2019-09-04 16:29:33Following the “terrible devastation” of parts of the northern Bahamas in the Caribbean caused by Hurricane Dorian,  Secretary-General

‘Digital divide’ will worsen inequalities, without better global 2019-09-04 13:34:33Inequality will worsen unless the so-called “digital divide” – the gap between under-connected and highly digitalized countries &nda

FROM THE FIELD: Balancing act for Philippines 2019-09-04 10:52:32An effort to reverse land degradation in the Philippines and boost sustainable agriculture as well as the livelihoods of farmers, is being supported b

DR Congo President and UN chief meet at 2019-09-02 14:17:55On the third and final day of his visit to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), UN chief António Guterres declared that the country is exper

‘Extinction crisis’ pushes countries to agree stronger protection 2019-08-28 14:52:33At-risk wildlife that is facing a “growing extinction crisis” received a boost on Wednesday, as countries wrapped up a marathon meeting in

For Africa, ‘winds of hope are blowing ever 2019-08-28 13:20:12African nations have made ‘significant progress’ in developmental efforts in the last few years, UN Secretary-General António

Corruption undermines democracy and contributes to instability, warns 2019-08-28 10:38:03Corruption undermines democratic institutions, slows economic development and contributes to governmental instability, Mirella Dummar-Frahi, Civil Soc

Technology brings positive change, but ‘collateral damage’ must 2019-08-27 18:19:06Digital technology has the potential to bring about a sustainable future, but the “collateral damage” of this transition must be mitigated

Marginalized groups hit hardest by inequality and stigma 2019-08-26 23:05:09Millicent Auma Otieno, a Kenya-based human rights and community activist, campaigns on behalf of women and persons with disabilities who face stigmati

Relentless sequence of disasters in Asia-Pacific ‘sign of 2019-08-22 11:20:26Changing patterns and worsening impacts of natural disasters in Asia and the Pacific, coupled with environmental degradation and climate change, are n

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MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares gain 2019-09-20 04:59:00Sept. 20 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand shares rose in heavy trading as Kiwi Property Group and Kathmandu Holding gained on strong volumes, with the qua

NZ dollar sags after avalanche of data 2019-09-20 04:45:00Sept. 20 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar was little changed but with a decidedly soft tone after a busy week for global central banks, data fr

Fonterra board starts planning chair succession 2019-09-20 03:33:00Sept. 20 (BusinessDesk) - Fonterra Cooperative Group's board has started thinking about who should lead the country's dominant dairy processor throu

Fulton Hogan keeps Australian civil construction unit 2019-09-20 03:33:00Sept. 20 (BusinessDesk) - Fulton Hogan decided to keep its Australian civil construction division after potential buyers didn't make a tempting enoug

Call for fish oil paper’s immediate retraction 2019-09-20 02:51:00Natural Health Products NZ says that a NZ Medical Journal paper on fish oil products is so fundamentally flawed that it should be retracted immediatel

Melling interchange construction must follow consents 2019-09-20 01:49:00Improving traffic flows north of Wellington along State Highway 2 is one step closer today following the New Zealand Transport Agency's decision to p

Time for congestion pricing has come - NZIER 2019-09-20 01:33:00Sept. 20 (BusinessDesk) - Options being considered to fund transport development in Auckland and ease road congestion need to be part of a consistent

Commission to appeal Steel & Tube sentence 2019-09-20 00:58:00The Commission has today filed an application for permission to appeal against the sentence imposed on Steel and Tube Holdings Limited (Steel & Tu

Independent Director Simon Israel to retire from board 2019-09-19 23:43:00Fonterra Co-operative Group Limited has announced that after more than six years as an Independent Director, Simon Israel has decided he will step dow

Changing regulation biggest concern for real estate 2019-09-19 22:41:00The issue that could have the greatest impact on the real estate profession over the next three years is changing government and local council regulat

Reade appointed new CEO at Northland Inc 2019-09-19 22:10:00Northland Inc today (Friday) announced the appointment of Murray Reade as its new Chief Executive Officer.

Colliers defends KiwiBuild as 'far from a colossal 2019-09-19 21:59:00Sept. 20 (BusinessDesk) - KiwiBuild is "far from the colossal failure its political opponents have portrayed it to be," says prominent real estate a

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