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We should value our workers

Published: Sat 26 May 2018 11:49 AM
Hamish Daring from Moorpark and Mulberry Orchard, Cromwell has been named Central Otago Young Fruit Grower of the Year, following a day of intense competition in Cromwell today. Read more...

2018 Hi-Tech Awards winners announced

Published: Sat 26 May 2018 11:42 AM
2018 Hi-Tech Awards winners announced Record number attend gala dinner Highlights: • Invenco named Hi-Tech Company of the Year • Claudia Batten inducted into the NZ Hi-Tech Hall of Fame • Dexibit takes out two awards Christchurch, May 25, 2018 ... Read more...

MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares up as Comvita, A2 rebound

Published: Fri 25 May 2018 08:34 PM
MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares up as Comvita, A2 rebound from weakness, Steel & Tube keeps dropping Read more...

NZ Meat Board chases higher returns from $70M of funds

Published: Fri 25 May 2018 08:33 PM
NZ Meat Board chases higher returns from $70M of funds now held in term deposits Read more...

NZ dollar ekes out 0.1% weekly gain, treading water

Published: Fri 25 May 2018 08:16 PM
May 25 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar is headed for a 0.1 percent weekly gain against the greenback and is largely treading water as markets eye the political turbulence between the US and North Korea. Read more...

NZ industrial property offers ‘good returns’, analyst says

Published: Fri 25 May 2018 07:38 PM
May 25 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand industrial property is offering investors “good returns”, growing faster than office and retail sites, a trend that’s been picked up on by some of the nations’ biggest listed property investors. Read more...

Top oil analyst slams Govt's 'errors and misrepresentations'

Published: Fri 25 May 2018 07:31 PM
May 25 (BusinessDesk) - Government ministers are peddling a range of "incorrect or misleading" arguments about the impact of its ban on issuing new licences for offshore oil and gas exploration, says leading oil and gas sector analyst John ... Read more...

More strikes planned for Event Cinemas this weekend

Published: Fri 25 May 2018 06:41 PM
Unite Union has authorised a window of industrial action across Event cinemas up and down New Zealand again today, following on from the success of Wednesday nights' strike on the midnight screening of Star Wars movie Han Solo. Read more...

Fatal interactions between forklifts and people

Published: Fri 25 May 2018 04:43 PM
A major freight distribution and logistics company appeared in Auckland District Court today after an incident involving a forklift that left a man fatally injured. Read more...

Augusta earnings fall as delayed fund pushes out fees

Published: Fri 25 May 2018 03:31 PM
May 25 (BusinessDesk) - Augusta Capital’s annual earnings dropped 14 percent as delays to the launch of its $118 million industrial property fund meant anticipated fees didn’t eventuate in the period, unlike costs tied to the offer. Read more...
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