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MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares at record

Published: Mon 20 Aug 2018 08:53 PM
MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares at record as Skycity, Fisher & Paykel Health rally By Sophie Boot Read more...

NZ dollar edges lower

Published: Mon 20 Aug 2018 08:52 PM
NZ dollar edges lower as ANZ Bank sees heightened chance for rate cut By Rebecca Howard Read more...

SAFE calls bull on feedlot spin

Published: Mon 20 Aug 2018 05:41 PM
Animal advocacy group SAFE is calling bull on the spin around feedlots and wants an end to the practice in New Zealand. Feedlots are a form of intense agriculture in which cattle are confined in pens, without grass and usually without any shelter, ... Read more...

CORRECT: Taranaki block offer timetable slips

Published: Mon 20 Aug 2018 05:37 PM
Aug. 20 (BusinessDesk) - The timetable for offering new onshore exploration acreage appears to be slipping as the government looks at ways to protect itself from potential legal challenges. Read more...

Bathurst ordered to pay L&M US$40M, plans appeal

Published: Mon 20 Aug 2018 04:53 PM
Aug. 20 (BusinessDesk) - Bathurst Resources has been ordered to pay a US$40 million performance payment on coal production from its Buller operations. Read more...

Taranaki block offer timetable slips

Published: Mon 20 Aug 2018 04:25 PM
Aug. 20 (BusinessDesk) - The timetable for offering new onshore exploration acreage appears to be slipping as the government looks at ways to protect itself from potential legal challenges. Read more...

Animates joint owner Greencross continues push into NZ

Published: Mon 20 Aug 2018 04:04 PM
Aug. 20 (BusinessDesk) - Animates owner Greencross continued to open new instore vet clinics on this side of the Tasman, helping drive sales growth for the Australian pet care firm, albeit at skinnier margins. Read more...

Countdown sees faster price deflation in 4th qtr

Published: Mon 20 Aug 2018 03:29 PM
Aug. 20 (BusinessDesk) - Woolworths Group's Countdown chain of supermarkets in New Zealand says grocery prices fell at an even faster pace in the fourth quarter, although growing demand for online sales helped boost annual revenue. Read more...

Nib NZ's earnings +3.8% as it focuses on innovation

Published: Mon 20 Aug 2018 03:14 PM
Aug. 20 (BusinessDesk) - Nib Holdings New Zealand reported a 3.8 percent lift in earnings as it stepped up its focus on innovation and customer experience but the outlook for both New Zealand and Australia was guarded. Read more...

NZ pipfruit industry heading for a record 2018 crop

Published: Mon 20 Aug 2018 03:12 PM
Aug. 20 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand's pipfruit industry is headed for a record crop this year as it benefits from favourable growing weather, low Northern Hemisphere stocks, market changes, premium varieties, and a weaker New Zealand dollar, according ... Read more...
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