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Millennials all over the shop during Level 4 New! 2020-05-28 23:26:21Life under lockdown looked similar for most Kiwis, but the way we shopped at the supermarket divided the nation amongst old and young.

Covid-19 rise in video calling inspires TSB Virtual New! 2020-05-28 21:17:09TSB Virtual Bank has launched today giving New Zealanders based anywhere in the country an online branch where they can discuss their home lending nee

GoodChips expands certification to global market with Azwood New! 2020-05-28 20:34:47A leading energy supplier within New Zealand is enabling GoodChips® to grow its international base.

Survey shows Queenstown is open for business - New! 2020-05-28 20:19:57 A survey of local tourism businesses recently undertaken by Destination Queenstown shows that 96% of respondents will be open under level 2 for

Fourth Covid-19 guardian award winner is Anton Kritzinger New! 2020-05-28 20:16:19Anton will receive his award for his actions in diffusing a potentially dangerous situation on an Auckland bus during Covid-19 Level 4 lockdown. The n

Rising tension caps optimism - CMC Markets New! 2020-05-28 19:42:10By Michael McCarthy (chief market strategist, CMC Markets and Stockbroking)

Planning for major projects at industrial and residential New! 2020-05-28 19:12:06More than a fifth of the 170 hectares of commercial land available at the country’s largest industrial and residential development have now been

Originair resumes its flight schedule today, strong Queen’s New! 2020-05-28 18:57:55Nelson Tasman-based airline Originair resumes its flight schedule on the Nelson-Palmerston North and Nelson-Wellington routes today with strong Queen&

Road User Charges from 1 July 2020 - New! 2020-05-28 18:49:46The Government has recently announced changes to the Road User Charges (RUC), which will take effect from 1 July 2020. See the Ministry of Transport w

New Zealand Institute of Architects welcomes changes to New! 2020-05-28 18:13:33The Institute of Architects welcomes changes to the Building Act to ease consenting costs for homeowners.

There is enough time for a commuter rail New! 2020-05-28 18:12:29Workers at Dunedin Railways have rejected Dunedin City Council claims there is not enough time for a feasibility study and commuter rail trial this ye

Samoa to welcome series of repatriation flights - New! 2020-05-28 17:29:45It’s on its way - the first of a series of repatriation flights has departed Auckland on its way to Apia as Air New Zealand works with the Samoa

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Volkswagen pumps 2 billion euros into China electric New! 2020-05-29 08:45:12Volkswagen AG plans to boost its electric push in China, the world's biggest auto market, by pumping 2.1 billion euros in two Chinese electric vehic

Volkswagen says it will have full control of New! 2020-05-29 08:45:12German automaker Volkswagen will have full management control of its JAC-VW joint venture, the company's China CEO said on Friday.

Oil falls but remains set for biggest monthly New! 2020-05-29 08:12:27Oil prices were dragged sharply lower on Friday by weak U.S. fuel demand, fears of a second wave of coronavirus cases in South Korea and a worsening i

We thought too big, Renault says as it New! 2020-05-29 07:54:45Renault acknowledged that its global ambitions had been unrealistic, announcing plans to cut about 15,000 jobs, shrink production and restructure Fren

Stocks slip as investors await Trump's Hong Kong New! 2020-05-29 07:37:51Global stock markets fell and safe havens such as bonds and the Japanese yen gained on Friday, as investors awaited Washington's response to China ti

Danish state prosecutor drops investigation of Danske Bank New! 2020-05-29 07:34:03Denmark's state prosecutor has dropped its investigation into whether accounting firm EY breached anti-money laundering laws in connection with its a

Futures hit by Sino-U.S. tensions at the end New! 2020-05-29 07:15:44U.S. stock futures dropped on Friday as investors braced for President Donald Trump's response to China's national security legislation for Hong Kon

Wall Street Week Ahead: Investors eye consumer discretionary New! 2020-05-29 07:06:35Investors are taking a closer look at the market's consumer discretionary companies as a reopening U.S. economy fuels hopes of a turnaround for some

German official sees Lufthansa bailout in reach, demands New! 2020-05-29 06:53:54The Berlin government is likely to reach a deal with Brussels on a $10 billion government bailout of stricken airline Lufthansa , senior government of

EU's Vestager denies making Lufthansa bailout more difficult New! 2020-05-29 06:53:54EU antitrust chief Margrethe Vestager denied on Friday that she was putting hurdles in the way of Lufthansa's $10 billion government rescue, saying

'Intensive' talks on Lufthansa with EU Commission ongoing: New! 2020-05-29 06:53:36Berlin is in intensive talks with the European Commission over a planned bailout for flagship German carrier Lufthansa , a government spokesman said o

SoftBank Vision Fund head's pay doubled last year New! 2020-05-29 06:35:30SoftBank Vision Fund's head, Rajeev Misra, saw his total pay for the past business year more than double to 1.6 billion yen ($15 million), even as th

Stuff.co.nz - Business

Queenstown open for big weekend amid tough times New! 2020-05-29 07:17:24Nearly all Queenstown businesses will open for winter, but many with reduced staff levels.

'Cute, but not objectively arousing' pie too sexy New! 2020-05-29 04:43:18Wellington baker Niels Reinsborg was getting most of his sales through Facebook. That all changed when he posted a picture of an "adult" Shepherd&rs

Potato farmer worries about potential wave of imported New! 2020-05-29 03:24:33Potato grower Guy Slater worries cheap imported chips will damage NZ's industry.

Southland's missing Houdini Heifer has been found New! 2020-05-29 02:05:37The “very solid, mildly agitated, black Heifer” that went missing in Southland has been found.

Delayed convention centre loses events but rebooks others New! 2020-05-29 01:37:09Closed borders mean uncertainty for Christchurch's Te Pae, but conference bookings are still coming in.

Auckland Council budget: Controversial Queens Wharf cruise ship New! 2020-05-29 01:11:09Controversial plans for a mooring facility that would bring mega-cruise ships to Auckland is sunk by budget cuts.

Farmer believes dogs that killed 81 sheep were New! 2020-05-29 01:06:53Graphic: The owner of 81 sheep killed by dogs near Hastings believes people may have released the dogs in the paddock intentionally.

Coronavirus: The Air NZ 777-200ER planes which may New! 2020-05-29 00:30:29Air New Zealand's Boeing 777-200ER fleet could be set for the scrapheap.

Coronavirus: Hospices bouyed by Covid-19 level 2 charity New! 2020-05-29 00:26:01Cancelling street appeals is expected to have an impact , but hospices have noticed a jump in shoppers heading to its charity shops under level 2.

Coronavirus: No limit on conferences if delegates stay New! 2020-05-29 00:20:44Large business meetings have to keep delegates in "bubbles" of 100.

Coronavirus: No sales at level 4 but no New! 2020-05-29 00:02:10After shutdown, Rod Duke has 'a great deal of confidence' in the future of retail.

Countdown aims to start work on new Richmond New! 2020-05-29 00:02:05A building consent application has been lodged for a Countdown supermarket at Richmond, near Nelson.

ABC News: Money

Orders for US big-ticket factory goods drop 17.2% 2020-05-28 08:59:50U.S. orders for big-ticket factory goods plunged for the second straight month in April as the coronavirus pandemic hammered the economy

US economy shrank at 5% annual rate in 2020-05-28 08:51:58The U.S. economy shrank at an even faster pace than initially estimated in the first three months of this year with economists continuing to expect a

41 million have lost jobs since virus hit, 2020-05-28 08:41:33Roughly 2.1 million people applied for U.S. unemployment benefits last week, a sign that companies are still slashing jobs in the face of a deep reces

The Latest: French unemployment claims jump 22% in 2020-05-28 08:38:54French unemployment claims jumped 22% in April

Nissan to close Indonesia, Spain auto plants after 2020-05-28 08:35:34Nissan plans to close auto plants in Spain and Indonesia after sinking into the red for the first time in 11 years as the pandemic squashed global dem

Rising caseloads in India, Russia underline reopening risks 2020-05-28 07:53:35India has seen another record daily jump in coronavirus cases while Russia reported a steady increase in its caseload even as it moved to swiftly ease

World shares mostly higher ahead of US jobless 2020-05-28 07:26:18Global markets are mostly higher as investors pin their hopes on an economic rebound from the coronavirus crisis

EasyJet to cut a third of workforce as 2020-05-28 06:34:03European budget airline eastJet said Thursday that it plans to cut up to a third of its workforce as it restructures amid the COVID-19 pandemic

Hungary to commemorate victims of Danube boat catastrophe 2020-05-28 06:27:59Preparations are underway for commemorations to be held on the anniversary of the Danube River tragedy in which a sightseeing boat carrying mostly tou

Nissan plans to close Barcelona factories, 3,000 jobs 2020-05-28 04:35:10Japanese carmaker Nissan Motor Co. has decided to close its manufacturing plants in Spain's northeastern Catalonia region, resulting in the loss of s

Patrons under plastic: Restaurants get creative in virus 2020-05-28 03:51:58As coronavirus restrictions are eased, some restaurant owners are seeking to welcome back in-person dining, but in a way that adheres to social distan

'Didn't give a damn': Inside a ravaged Spanish 2020-05-28 03:27:18Spain’s more than 19,000 nursing home deaths put it ahead of any other country in Europe

UN News Centre - Economic

Guterres encourages Member States to reach agreement over 2020-05-19 16:38:40UN chief António Guterres is encouraging Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan to persevere with efforts to overcome their differences and reach agreement

WHO countries agree 'equitable and timely access' to 2020-05-19 16:15:00The World Health Organization (WHO) concluded the annual World Health Assembly on Tuesday, adopting a resolution that calls for an independent re

Post-pandemic ‘green shift’ in transport could create up 2020-05-19 11:11:05Transforming the transport sector to be more environmentally-friendly in the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic, could create up to 15 million new job

UN chief renews call for COVID-19 solidarity as 2020-05-18 11:09:03A “massive” and combined effort by all countries is needed to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic, UN Secretary-General António

Cultivating a taste for traditional crops in Hawaii 2020-05-16 18:35:05Hundreds of millions of people go hungry around the world, and there are fears the COVID-19 pandemic could make matters worse. In Hawaii, researchers

Workers and COVID-19: Access to healthcare, now ‘a 2020-05-14 16:46:09The spread of COVID-19 in developing countries has exposed gaps in social protection coverage which could compromise recovery plans, expose millions o

Coronavirus ‘grim reality’: World economy to shrink by 2020-05-13 16:47:24Against the backdrop of the raging COVID-19 pandemic, the world economy in 2020 is projected to shrink by 3.2 per cent, racking up some $8.5 trillion

Universal basic income the right prescription for Latin 2020-05-12 15:27:23A new report by the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) unveiled on Tuesday, proposes that governments ensure im

Moving towards 100% renewable power in Hawaii (with 2020-05-10 08:15:06The US island state of Hawaii has committed to generating 100 per cent of its power using renewable energy by 2045, demonstrating to other US states a

Ensure city poor and vulnerable are fed, amidst 2020-05-10 00:30:08The UN food agency, FAO, warns that hunger and fatalities could rise significantly in urban areas, without measures to ensure that poor and vulnerable

First Person: Fashionable face masks, creativity and dressing 2020-05-09 08:35:06A fashion designer and stylist in New Orleans, one of the early epicentres of the COVID-19 outbreak in the United States, has said that she was left &

Senior UN official calls for universal basic income 2020-05-06 06:25:07The COVID-19 pandemic is not only a health crisis, but it is also proving to be an economic disaster for huge numbers of people worldwide. A senior UN

Scoop NZ - Business

Commissions Releases Guidelines On Approach To Authorisations After New! 2020-05-28 23:40:00The Commerce Commission has released guidelines on its approach to authorisation of some agreements as a result of temporary changes made to the Comme

Water And Wastewater Price Changes From 1 July New! 2020-05-28 23:32:00Prices for water and wastewater services in Auckland will increase by 2.5 per cent from 1 July 2020. In Auckland Council’s Annual Plan, the prop

Millennials All Over The Shop During Level 4 New! 2020-05-28 23:23:0029 May 2020: Life under lockdown looked similar for most Kiwis, but the way we shopped at the supermarket divided the nation amongst old and young. Co

Nick Vile Joins Executive Leadership Team Under Realignment New! 2020-05-28 22:37:00oOh!media today announced that Nick Vile, General Manager of its New Zealand operations, has been elevated to the company’s Executive Leadership

GoodChips® Expands Certification To Global Market With New New! 2020-05-28 22:12:00A leading energy supplier within New Zealand is enabling GoodChips ® to grow its international base. Securing the New Zealand based company, Azwoo

Over $100,000 Goes To Support Whanganui Businesses Through New! 2020-05-28 21:53:00Whanganui & Partners has distributed over $100,000 to Whanganui businesses to support them in adapting to challenges caused by COVID-19. Through i

Thousands Of Kiwis Travelling For Queen’s Birthday Weekend New! 2020-05-28 21:43:00Confidence in domestic travel is beginning to steadily ramp up, with thousands of Kiwis travelling within New Zealand for Queen’s Birthday. Near

Affordable New 5G Smartphones Coming To New Zealanders New! 2020-05-28 20:07:00One week before a range of new 5G smartphones start to hit the shelves around New Zealand, Vodafone is delighting customers with an awesome pre-sale o

COVID-19: Planning For Major Projects At NZ’s Largest New! 2020-05-28 19:22:00More than a fifth of the 170 hectares of commercial land available at the country’s largest industrial and residential development have now been

Perfect Time For Govt To Reignite Campaign To New! 2020-05-28 19:18:00“With so many Kiwis now keen to quit smoking, the Government needs to press play on its long-promised public awareness campaign to encourage and

Kāpura On A Drive To Recognise Kiwis Who New! 2020-05-28 19:15:00Kāpura (previously Wellington Hospitality group) is on a drive to recognise the Kiwis in our communities that made lockdown life that little bit

Originair Resumes Its Flight Schedule Today With Strong New! 2020-05-28 19:06:00Nelson Tasman-based airline Originair resumes its flight schedule on the Nelson–Palmerston North and Nelson–Wellington routes today with s


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