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New initiative launched by Spirits New Zealand 2019-03-21 22:53:23An initiative aimed at lifting compliance with alcohol labelling laws was launched by Spirits New Zealand today.

B+LNZ Annual Meeting highlights sector's focus on environment 2019-03-21 22:31:42Beef + Lamb New Zealand’s (B+LNZ) Annual Meeting in Timaru on 21 March has focused on how the conversation on food has changed, with consumers t

Vector agrees to penalty for breaches to network 2019-03-21 21:59:37Vector has today accepted a $3.575 million penalty judgement handed down by the Auckland High Court for breaches to electricity network quality standa

First forestry sale under new OIO regulations 2019-03-21 21:44:47The first sale of a forestry block under new Overseas Investment Office regulations signals that New Zealand remains open to foreign investment in the

REINZ: Sales volumes ease 2019-03-21 20:15:22Data released today by the Real Estate Institute of New Zealand (REINZ) shows there were 14 less farm sales (-3.6%) for the three months ended Februar

Network for Learning welcomes Colin MacDonald as new 2019-03-21 18:42:12Crown Company Network for Learning (N4L) welcomes the appointment of Colin MacDonald as its new Chair.

ExportNZ Awards entries open to cream of Bay 2019-03-21 18:01:30Entries are open for the 29th annual Bay of Plenty ExportNZ Awards, which celebrate the cream of the Bay’s export crop. Longstanding sponsors Sh

NZ RBNZ OCR Preview - More of the 2019-03-21 17:46:27Key points We expect the RBNZ will leave the OCR unchanged at 1.75% at its Official Cash Rate Review next Wednesday at 2pm. The RBNZ will reaffirm the

REINZ appoints new Head of Property Management 2019-03-21 17:03:45REINZ is delighted to announce that it has recently appointed Joanne Rae as the new Head of Property Management. Jo brings significant experience to h

$1.4m network upgrade for Clarks Beach 2019-03-21 16:05:27Clarks Beach will soon see an influx of Counties Power crews as the company completes a million-dollar electricity network upgrade. The $1.4m project

Agria ordered to pay $220,000 for overseas investment 2019-03-21 15:10:12Today the High Court imposed civil penalties totalling $220,000 against Agria and Mr Alan Lai for breaches of the requirement to remain of good charac

Trade Me supports Government's firearms law amendments 2019-03-20 23:15:43Trade Me is supportive of today’s announcement by Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern to reform New Zealand’s firearms laws.

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Former NBA star Shaquille O'Neal joins Papa John's 2019-03-22 14:58:52Pizza chain Papa John's International Inc, trying to recover from a string of high-profile public relations blunders, on Friday named former basketba

Wall Street stumbles as investors spooked by signs 2019-03-22 14:52:26Wall Street stocks sold off sharply on Friday, with all three major U.S. stock indexes dropping between 1 and 2 percent as weak factory data from the

U.S. Treasuries signal trouble, stocks fall after weak 2019-03-22 14:43:13Stocks around the world fell and U.S. Treasuries yields sent out warning signs of a possible recession on Friday after weaker-than-expected U.S. and E

In foreboding sign for U.S. economy, factory sector 2019-03-22 14:32:49U.S. manufacturing activity unexpectedly cooled in March, a troubling sign for the economy although the housing market showed signs lower interest rat

Indonesian airline cancels Boeing 737 MAX order, American 2019-03-22 14:16:21Indonesian airline Garuda plans to cancel a $6 billion order for Boeing 737 MAX jets because some passengers say they would be frightened to board the

JPMorgan Chase tests neuroscience-based video games to recruit 2019-03-22 13:48:55JPMorgan Chase & Co is testing neuroscience-based video games to help recruit interns, as it seeks to increase the diversity of its workforce by b

Global growth rebound hopes hit by weak factory 2019-03-22 13:44:23Manufacturers in Europe, Japan and the United States suffered in March as surveys showed trade tensions had left their mark on factory output, a setba

Tiffany sticks to 2019 targets, helped by e-commerce; 2019-03-22 13:05:53Luxury retailer Tiffany & Co said Friday it expected earnings growth to resume in the second half of the year, helped by a healthy e-commerce busi

GM confirms plans to build new EV, invest 2019-03-22 12:48:04General Motors Co confirmed on Friday it will invest $300 million in a suburban Detroit assembly plant, adding 400 jobs to build a new Chevrolet elec

Autonomy founder Lynch set for $5 billion Hewlett-Packard 2019-03-22 12:36:32Mike Lynch, once hailed as Britain's answer to Bill Gates, faces Hewlett-Packard (HP) in London's High Court on Monday in a multi-billion dollar sho

Change to 737 MAX controls may have imperiled 2019-03-22 12:21:27Much like tapping the brake pedal in a car to disengage cruise control, a sharp tug on the controls of older models of Boeing Co's 737 used to shut o

Nokia plays down compliance issues after shares drop 2019-03-22 12:15:32Nokia sought to play down the risks of an investigation into compliance issues at its Alcatel-Lucent business after its shares fell sharply on Friday.

Stuff.co.nz - Business

Homeowners near motorway seek compensation from NZTA for 2019-02-20 20:05:43Home owners claim three years of roadworks has damaged their homes.

Capital gains tax an 'assault on the Kiwi 2019-02-20 19:41:31National leader Simon Bridges says proposed capital gains tax would hit the "squeezed middle" - and he's vowing to fight it.

Government cautious on tax report, but rules nothing 2019-02-20 19:39:14Ministers ruling nothing out from tax report, including doing nothing at all.

Fonterra's Anchor chef's cream named among most innovative 2019-02-20 19:37:30Fonterra's chef's cream is already reduced, saving time and product for restaurants.

Feilding lifeguard hospitalised after faulty sunshade lacerates her 2019-02-20 19:29:56Faulty sunshade ripped in wind at Makino Aquatic Centre, lacerating lifeguard's hand.

Capital gains tax: Live coverage of the biggest 2019-02-20 19:28:52Capital gains tax would be a hassle for average Kiwis, says accountant.

Rush of Christmas parcels boosts NZ Post's revenue 2019-02-20 19:23:47Fierce online shopping at Christmas lifts NZ Post's bottom line.

Capital gains tax would be hard work for 2019-02-20 18:48:57OPINION: Lots of Kiwis would need professional advice if capital gains tax comes in.

State-backed Chinese TV station NCTV pulled from Freeview 2019-02-20 18:12:33State-backed Chinese TV station with "outstanding debts" stops broadcasting on Freeview.

Lime has one-day deadline to explain safety glitch 2019-02-20 18:11:23Auckland Council has written to Lime twice for updates, which could impact the e-scooter company's fate in the city.

Taxing capital gains not the Kiwi way, developer 2019-02-20 18:09:48Taxing capital gains is not the Kiwi way, one property developer says, and we don't need to follow other countries.

Samsung unveil Galaxy S10 and new folding smartphone 2019-02-20 18:01:07Samsung shows off highly anticipated Galaxy Fold, a smartphone that unfolds like a wallet.

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Southwest grapples with new labor and revenue problems 2019-02-20 14:28:41Southwest attacks mechanics' union over a high number of canceled flights ahead of contract talks

UK regulator casts doubt on Sainsbury's-Asda merger 2019-02-20 13:55:17British competition authorities say they have significant concerns about the proposed merger between Sainsbury's and Asda in a preliminary report tha

Driver hurt by air bag shrapnel as investigation 2019-02-20 13:39:48Driver hurt by shrapnel from ARC air bag inflator, prompting GM recall as nearly 4-year-old federal investigation continues

Q&A: What Payless shoppers need to know 2019-02-20 13:38:09Payless ShoeSource, the shoe store chain famous for its buy-one-get-one half-off sales, is going out of business

Stocks waver between gains and losses in afternoon 2019-02-20 13:28:34U.S. stock indexes are wavering between small gains and losses in afternoon trading as investors review the latest batch of company earnings reports a

Some tips to help small business owners manage 2019-02-20 13:13:48While change at small businesses can come in a variety of forms, owners can improve their chances of success by being strategic and empathic with staf

Changes in your business? You should plan, talk 2019-02-20 13:12:30Change, whether it's good or bad, can have a huge impact on a company's staffers

Trouble at CVS Health long-term care business weighs 2019-02-20 12:45:49CVS Health tops quarterly forecasts but outlook for the year could leave investors wanting

Markets Right Now: US stocks edge higher, extending 2019-02-20 12:40:17U.S. stock indexes edged higher in midday trading Wednesday, extending modest gains from a day earlier, as investors reviewed the latest batch of comp

Those 'Today' show deals? Read the fine print 2019-02-20 11:10:30Daytime talk shows are looking like home-shopping programs, hawking discounted coats, watches or electric toothbrushes

Tesla's top lawyer leaves after only 2 months 2019-02-20 11:00:13Tesla's top lawyer is leaves company after only two months on the job

WATCH: Amazon pulls out of New York 2019-02-15 19:16:49"The View" co-hosts discuss if Amazon's decision to move its headquarters is a good decision.

UN News Centre - Economic

Education critical to ensure future of forests, and 2019-03-21 16:16:33The UN drew attention to the vital role that forests play in addressing some of the world’s greatest environmental challenges on Thursday, and t

Idai disaster: Stranded victims still need rescue from 2019-03-21 10:54:39Dire conditions persist in vast areas of southern Africa affected by Cyclone Idai as heavy rain continues to cause “massive destruction”,

‘Growing alarm’ over Fall Armyworm advance, with cash 2019-03-20 21:00:11The Fall Armyworm pest is continuing to sweep across the globe, having moved eastwards from their native Americas, onto Africa, before arriving i

Global South cooperation ‘vital’ to climate change fight, 2019-03-20 12:33:37South-South cooperation is key to the world’s sustainable development and the fight against global warming said the United Nations&nbs

UN launches ‘South-South Galaxy’ knowledge-sharing platform in Buenos 2019-03-19 16:40:21When countries of the Global South forged an historic technical cooperation deal among themselves 40 years ago, digital technology was a thi

What is ‘South-South cooperation’ and why does it 2019-03-18 17:24:27This week in Argentina’s capital, Buenos Aires, over one thousand people, including high level government delegations and representatives from t

Despite progress towards peace, Afghanistan facing ‘daunting challenges’ 2019-03-11 12:12:07The UN Special Representative in Afghanistan, Tadamichi Yamamoto, hailed on-going efforts made towards peace and the engagement of women and youth acr

FROM THE FIELD: Rebuilding Yemen’s future from the 2019-03-08 17:42:03The ongoing conflict in Yemen has had a devastating impact on the Gulf country and while UN agencies continue to meet the immediate humanitarian needs

Women still struggle to find a job, let 2019-03-07 10:58:32Women’s job opportunities have barely improved since the early 1990s, UN labour experts said on Thursday, warning that female workers are still

Guterres meets Venezuela Foreign Minister, reiterates humanitarian principles 2019-02-22 23:28:50United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres met Jorge Arreaza, Foreign Minister of Venezuela on Friday, and reiterated that the UN a

Spending on health increase faster than rest of 2019-02-20 17:27:58Spending on health is outpacing the rest of the global economy, particularly in low- and middle-income countries, the World Health Organization (WHO)

Myanmar and UN agriculture agency agree framework to 2019-02-19 11:58:47The Myanmar Government and the UN’s agriculture agency signed on Tuesday a multi-year agreement that will create conditions to help improve nutr

Scoop NZ - Business

MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares climb to record on 2019-03-22 04:18:00March 22 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand shares rose to a record as the prospect of low interest rates for even longer stoked demand for companies offeri

NZD headed for 0.6% weekly gain against greenback 2019-03-22 03:04:00March 22 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar is headed for a 0.6 percent weekly gain after getting a lift from a more dovish US Federal Reserve an

PREVIEW: RBNZ tipped to keep cash rate at 2019-03-22 02:40:00PREVIEW: RBNZ tipped to keep cash rate at 1.75%, reiterate next move could be up or down

Sky TV hires Deloitte partner as fill-in CFO 2019-03-22 02:39:00March 22 (BusinessDesk) - Sky Network Television has hired Deloitte Audit & Advisory partner Andrew Dick as interim chief financial officer while

Vector fined $3.6 mln in industry first 2019-03-22 02:37:00March 22 (BusinessDesk) - Vector, the country’s biggest electricity distributor, has been fined almost $3.6 million for breaching its reliabilit

Label it Right Initiative Launched by Spirits New 2019-03-21 23:27:00An initiative aimed at lifting compliance with alcohol labelling laws was launched by Spirits New Zealand today. “ Label it Right ” will s

Dry weather cutting dairy production, boosting power costs 2019-03-21 22:56:00March 22 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand milk production fell from year-earlier levels for the first time in 11 months in February due to dry weather.

KiwiSaver manager Milford dumps $14m of Facebook shares 2019-03-21 22:42:00March 21 (BusinessDesk) - KiwiSaver fund manager Milford Asset Management dumped its shareholdings in social media giant Facebook on Monday and joined

Vector penalised $3.5 million for excessive level of 2019-03-21 19:27:00Auckland electricity lines company Vector Limited has been ordered by the Auckland High Court to pay a penalty of $3.575 million for breaching its net

Network for Learning welcomes Colin MacDonald as new 2019-03-21 18:50:00Crown Company Network for Learning (N4L) welcomes the appointment of Colin MacDonald as its new Chair.

Data and doves 2019-03-21 18:49:00Stronger European and US data complemented confirmed Federal Reserve dovishness to drive assets higher in overnight trading. A modest lift in the US d

ExportNZ Awards entries open to cream of Bay 2019-03-21 18:12:00Entries are open for the 29th annual Bay of Plenty ExportNZ Awards, which celebrate the cream of the Bay’s export crop.


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