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Taking Christmas into the 21st Century with PAK'nSAVEs 2020-11-26 17:37:45Taking Christmas into the 21st Century with Christchurch PAK’nSAVEs and SHOP’nGO

More than 1700 attend Spring Briefings - EMA 2020-11-26 17:34:04New Zealand border issues, skills and staff shortages and new rules around compulsory Christmas shut-downs dominated discussions during the EMA’

CTU welcomes living wage for fruit pickers 2020-11-26 16:32:37The Council of Trade Unions is welcoming today's announcement by Immigration Minister Kris Faafoi and Agriculture Minister Damien O'Connor that the

ANZ NZ Roy Morgan consumer confidence: Still wary 2020-11-26 16:03:03The ANZ-Roy Morgan Consumer Confidence Index eased 2 points in November. Unlike businesses, consumer confidence remains well short of levels prevailin

Artificial Intelligence to make rideshare safer - Ola 2020-11-26 15:50:58Rideshare platform Ola, is using the power of artificial intelligence (AI) to help increase safety in the rideshare industry.

'Software specialist Company-X springs into action for tramploine 2020-11-26 15:41:59Hamilton trampoline designer and manufacturer Jumpflex needed help to ensure its information technology (IT) infrastructure kept up with demand.

TLC in the running for top honours 2020-11-26 15:02:42The Lines Company (TLC) is proud to announce they are the finalists in two categories of the 2020 Deloitte Energy Excellence Awards.

CentrePort vision a clear way forward for the 2020-11-26 14:04:07Yesterday morning, CentrePort shared their vision for Wellington’s port and waterfront and received a positive response from the Wellington Cham

RSE announcement a welcome reprieve - Business Central 2020-11-26 14:03:54Business Central has welcomed the Government's decision to allow an extra 2,000 seasonal workers into New Zealand in early 2021.

Bringing RSE workers back the right move - 2020-11-26 12:32:22BusinessNZ welcomes the announcement that New Zealand will welcome back 2,000 international workers under the Recognised Seasonal Employer scheme. Bus

Horticulture industry appreciates Govt's decision on RSE workers 2020-11-26 11:00:45The horticulture industry says it is appreciative of the Government’s decision to let 2000 Recognised Seasonal Employer (RSE) workers from the P

Cream of the crop will get to market 2020-11-26 03:27:19Government has put business, the health and safety of people and the economy at the front of the queue and will open the borders from the New Year to

Stuff.co.nz - Business

Working from home: What's your carbon footprint? 2020-11-27 14:12:57Demand for residential electricity jumps as working becomes more digital, but the environmental impact of our online lives might require intervention

NZ faces exclusion from major event of carbon-cutting 2020-11-27 13:52:12Our lack of action on climate change could see our Government left off the invite list for an international meeting.

Noise and builders' toilet smell like a living 2020-11-27 13:00:00Eleven months of construction behind an Auckland rental, including noise and stinky portable toilet, was like a living "hell".

Tourism 'lolly scramble' is over leaving lots of 2020-11-27 11:00:00Tourism's controversial cash grants are finalised, but not everyone is happy

Why I worry for the likes of Dell, 2020-11-27 11:00:00OPINION: It's been a busy few weeks for the technology world with Apple launching a ton of new products however, it seems the rest of the market have

NZ's most dangerous debt could be for our 2020-11-27 11:00:00OPINION: Finance for vehicles is tripping too many people up, one budgeting group says.

New Zealand man in Brisbane falls victim to 2020-11-27 11:00:00Virgin Australia hasn't flown across the Tasman since March, yet it continues to sell, and cancel, trans-Tasman fares.

Data shows recovery signs for Nelson-Tasman economy 2020-11-27 11:00:00Nelson-Tasman has bounced back from the Covid-19 lockdown and is doing well on many fronts, according to new data.

Special events the 'secret sauce' that will bring 2020-11-27 11:00:00OPINION: At a time when the overseas tourism tap is turned off, special events could be the place domestic travellers are looking to spend their money

Here's why you shouldn't believe what you're told 2020-11-27 11:00:00OPINION: Everyone's trading blame and no-one is taking the action needed to get house prices to fall.

Ask an expert: What shall I do with 2020-11-27 11:00:00OPINION: David Boyle answers questions about investing and credit cards.

The Warehouse employee tells board he has $25 2020-11-26 22:18:20Retailer The Warehouse Group was confronted at its annual shareholders' meeting by an employee whose hours have been reduced in a recent restructurin

ABC News: Money

The Latest: Counties in St. Louis area imposing 2020-11-26 18:06:16More Missouri counties in the region around St. Louis are imposing mandates requiring the use of face masks as coronavirus cases and hospitalizations

Holiday trends to watch: Adult Play-Doh; stores that 2020-11-26 18:05:33The pandemic is turning this into a holiday shopping season like no other

World markets subdued as US trading shut for 2020-11-26 16:10:03Global shares were subdued as trading activity was reduced as U.S. markets remained closed for the Thanksgiving holiday

EU parliament backs lobster deal and EU-US mini 2020-11-26 15:36:18The European Union parliament has approved a mini trade deal with the United States, which includes the elimination of customs duties on U.S. lobster

AP Exclusive: Letter from Venezuelan jail: 'Give me 2020-11-26 15:22:45A U.S. oil executive jailed for three years in Venezuela says all he hopes for is a fair trial so that he can walk free, with his name cleared, and go

France resumes tax on tech giants, seeks deal 2020-11-26 14:43:03France is resuming collection of a special tax on Big Tech companies like Amazon and Facebook despite the threat of more U.S. retaliatory tariffs on F

Greece extends coronavirus lockdown by a week 2020-11-26 09:28:50Greece’s government has announced a weeklong extension to the country’s current lockdown, due to the continued spread of the coronavirus,

EU fines drug makers for keeping cheap medicine 2020-11-26 09:24:37The European Union has fined two pharmaceutical companies for colluding to keep a cheap alternative to a sleep disorder medicine off the market for th

Africa CDC sees COVID-19 vaccinations in 2nd quarter 2020-11-26 07:31:03Africa's top public health official says vaccinations against COVID-19 on the continent might not start until the second quarter of next year

Merkel urges patience as German virus restrictions extended 2020-11-26 04:48:51Chancellor Angela Merkel has urged Germans to remain patient with restrictions meant to slow the spread of the coronavirus, saying that with promising

Asian shares mixed after Wall Street takes pause 2020-11-25 21:22:32Asian shares are mixed after Wall Street took a pause from the optimism underlined in a record-setting climb earlier in the week

Pandemic gave locals fleeting taste of a tourist-free 2020-11-25 19:39:33For months, Hawaii locals had Waikiki's famous beaches and other tourist hot spots to themselves as a mandatory two-week quarantine on travelers curb

UN News Centre - Economic

‘We see the sparks before they turn into 2020-11-21 00:30:05In the West African country of Sierra Leone, the UN is supporting a government programme, training women and men to take on leadership roles in areas

UN chief to press G20 for greater solidarity 2020-11-20 14:34:18When he addresses leaders of the world’s richest countries at the G20 summit on Saturday, UN Secretary-General António Guterres will deli

Guterres pledges support for sustainable industrial development in 2020-11-20 12:54:03The COVID-19 crisis was impacting Africa “well before the pandemic spread across the continent”, the UN chief said on Friday, marking Afri

Development funding and trade transparency needed, to stop 2020-11-19 12:02:10The pandemic has redefined the world economy in ways that will deepen inequality and can only be reversed if a global transformation in attitudes towa

Persons living with disabilities ‘have very special abilities’, 2020-11-17 16:54:50During her visit to Ghana on Monday, UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed met with young people living with HIV and disabilities in the capital,

New Asian trade bloc could play key role 2020-11-16 11:00:35A new trade bloc covering a huge swathe of the Asia-Pacific region will play an important role in developing poorer economies and in post-pandemic sti

A deep dive into Zero Hunger: farming the 2020-11-15 00:05:06With the world population expected to rise to 9.7 billion by 2050, food production will need to keep pace, and experts believe the Ocean can provide m

A deep dive into Zero Hunger: the seaweed 2020-11-14 00:05:07If just two per cent of the Ocean were to be sustainably farmed, the world could easily be fed, according to experts. In the first story of a two-part

Deputy UN chief looks to ‘new dawn for 2020-11-13 19:01:08The UN Deputy Secretary-General, Amina Mohammed on Friday has been strongly advocating for the greater participation of women and youth in Mali’

Seafarers, heroes of the pandemic as shipping plays 2020-11-12 02:07:56The global shipping industry has played a vital role in the global response to the COVID-19 pandemic, and demand for its services has limited the annu

COVID-19: Slow road to jobs recovery for Latin 2020-11-10 15:59:05The labour market in Latin America and the Caribbean faces a slow recovery after the COVID-19 pandemic, highlighting the need for “active macro

UN agency for Palestine refugees runs out of 2020-11-10 12:28:44The UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNWRA) has run out of cash on hand to keep vital services going amid the worsening he

Scoop NZ - Business

NIU Technologies Announced Q3 2020 Financial Results: Revenue 2020-11-27 14:38:00NIU Technologies ("NIU", or "the Company") (NASDAQ: NIU), the world's leading provider of smart urban mobility solutions, announced its financial

Fujitsu Develops Virtual Router Acceleration Technology To Deliver 2020-11-27 14:36:00Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced the development of technology to accelerate virtual routers, which play a major role in the functionality of

Microsoft Reveals 2020 New Zealand Partner Awards Winners 2020-11-27 12:11:00Winners were recognised for their outstanding efforts to transform customers New Zealand, 9pm, 27 November 2020 – Microsoft is thrilled to annou

Lancom Technology Appoints Chong Looi As Chief Product 2020-11-26 23:28:00Lancom Technology, a software and technology provider serving Australia and New Zealand, has announced the appointment of Chong Looi as Chief Product

FIRST Union Says Horticulture Industry Must Pay Locals 2020-11-26 22:00:00

Scania Moves National Parts Warehouse To Auckland 2020-11-26 21:58:00Scania team at new Wiri national parts warehouse Scania New Zealand has relocated its national parts warehouse from Wellington to Auckland. Scania Ser

EQC Thanks And Commends The Claimant Reference Group 2020-11-26 20:54:00Earthquake Commission Chief Executive Sid Miller today thanked the Claimant Reference Group (CRG) for its advocacy of the interests of claimants as th

Innovate Winner Announced At Awards Celebration 2020-11-26 20:21:007 entrepreneurs with great ideas presented their final pitch to the judges in front of a live audience of 300 strong in Palmerston North at the Innova

Air New Zealand Awarded More International Cargo Flights 2020-11-26 19:56:00Air New Zealand has been awarded more international cargo flights under the International Air Freight Capacity (IAFC) Scheme. This comes after the Gov

Greens Call For Decent Working Conditions For All 2020-11-26 19:30:00The Green Party is calling on the Government to ensure all people working in horticulture are paid liveable wages and have access to quality accommoda

Komiti Pasefika Supports RSE Changes 2020-11-26 18:37:00Komiti Pasefika , the voice of unionised Pacific Island working people in Aotearoa, is supportive of the changes to the RSE (Recognised Seasonal Emplo

Majority Of Kiwis Recognise The Role Of Red 2020-11-26 18:32:00To find out more or download a copy of the Role of Red Meat in Healthy & Sustainable New Zealand Diets report please head HERE . New research* sho


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