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MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares dip as trade war fears linger

Published: Mon 19 Nov 2018 09:04 PM
Nov. 19 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand shares fell for a fifth day as investors remain wary of the impact a trade war will have on company earnings with export-focused stocks Tourism Holdings and Pushpay still under pressure. Fletcher Building declined ... Read more...

NZ dollar still firm against USD but gains capped

Published: Mon 19 Nov 2018 08:26 PM
Nov. 19 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar held its gains against the greenback after the US Federal Reserve officials were cautious about the global growth outlook but jitters about the US-China trade dispute kept it capped. Read more...

Microsoft NZ and IRD officially at odds over tax

Published: Mon 19 Nov 2018 07:34 PM
Nov. 19 (BusinessDesk) - Microsoft New Zealand and the Inland Revenue Department are officially at odds after a lengthy audit of the software giant's local books. Read more...

Fonterra ahead of schedule on emissions reduction

Published: Mon 19 Nov 2018 07:33 PM
Nov. 19 (BusinessDesk) - Fonterra says its emission reduction efforts are running about a year ahead of schedule. Read more...

Major New Initiative to Improve New Zealand Homes

Published: Mon 19 Nov 2018 07:30 PM
A significant new initiative to improve the nation’s homes will be launched today (Monday 19 November) by the New Zealand Green Building Council. For the very first time in New Zealand, Kiwis will be able to simply check any home to see if it is ... Read more...

Sponsors Key to Career Advancement for Women - Expert

Published: Mon 19 Nov 2018 07:07 PM
Leadership programmes are not meeting the career needs of many New Zealand women according to a local expert. Read more...

Sanford Planning to Sell Majority of Pelagic Business

Published: Mon 19 Nov 2018 06:47 PM
New Zealand seafood company Sanford (SAN) has announced it has a conditional agreement to sell its Tauranga based pelagic business to local company Pelco NZ Ltd. Read more...

Toni Urlich heading back to Māori Television

Published: Mon 19 Nov 2018 05:35 PM
Māori Television has taken an innovative step forward by utilising an external production company’s New Media team, together with the MTS internal team, to grow sales and content partnerships. Read more...

Queenstown’s $2 bus service marks one year since launch

Published: Mon 19 Nov 2018 05:31 PM
Since launching on 20 November 2017, Orbus Queenstown has exceeded all expectations for passenger trip numbers, with around 1,264,000 trips taken. This sees the Otago Regional Council operated service at near double the number of trips in the previous ... Read more...

Younger kiwis most shop at The Warehouse, Kmart

Published: Mon 19 Nov 2018 05:05 PM
The Warehouse and Kmart are the most used retailers among younger New Zealanders. Read more...
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