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MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares mixed ahead of Anzac Day holiday

Published: Tue 24 Apr 2018 09:09 PM
MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares mixed ahead of Anzac Day holiday; A2, Synlait fall further, Fisher & Paykel bounces Read more...

NZ dollar falls to 3 1/2 month low

Published: Tue 24 Apr 2018 08:23 PM
NZ dollar falls to 3 1/2 month low as rising US interest rates bring trading back to fundamentals Read more...

Ardern 'really positive' in pursuing EU trade deal

Published: Tue 24 Apr 2018 07:22 PM
April 24 (BusinessDesk) - Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is cautiously optimistic about New Zealand's pursuit of a free trade agreement with the European Union, with the nation's focus on environmental protections finding favour with French President ... Read more...

Forest industry backing judgment against forest companies

Published: Tue 24 Apr 2018 05:51 PM
Forest industry associations are supporting penalties imposed in the District Court against Bay of Plenty forest owner Whitikau Holdings and two harvesting contractors. Read more...

Drive EVs to stop war

Published: Tue 24 Apr 2018 04:55 PM
Buying an electric vehicle can help the world to avoid war. Well, Flip the Fleet didn’t expect that when they polled owners of electric vehicles this month on their reasons for buying an EV. But the respondent was adamant: “Oil played a huge part ... Read more...

Beer advertising featuring Eric Murray found to breach code

Published: Tue 24 Apr 2018 04:16 PM
Beer advertising featuring double Olympic gold medallist Eric Murray is to be removed from the ‘Beer the Beautiful Truth’ campaign following a successful complaint by Alcohol Healthwatch. Read more...

Beer The Beautiful Truth campaign is not misleading

Published: Tue 24 Apr 2018 04:15 PM
24 April 2018: The Brewers Association of New Zealand welcomes today’s decision by the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) that its ‘Beer The Beautiful Truth’ campaign, which highlights the addition of nutrition information panels to product ... Read more...

Wellington’s industrial vacancy rate hits a record low

Published: Tue 24 Apr 2018 03:53 PM
Wellington’s industrial property vacancy rate has dropped to a record low while supply in the Auckland market continues to play catch-up with demand, Colliers International research shows. Read more...

Fletcher's exit from 'vertical construction' leaves a gap

Published: Tue 24 Apr 2018 03:44 PM
April 24 (BusinessDesk) - Fletcher Building's intention to exit the 'vertical construction' sector leaves a gap in the market for large-scale commercial and government projects and is pushing up building costs, according to a report on industry trends. Read more...

Avanti bike founders cut remaining ties with the business

Published: Tue 24 Apr 2018 03:33 PM
April 24 (BusinessDesk) - The Struthers family, which founded the Avanti bicycle brand and built Sheppard Industries into the largest cycling company in Australasia, has cut its final ties to the business, selling its remaining shareholding to a Switzerland-based ... Read more...
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