Business

MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares soar on election result, led by MRP

22 Sep 2014 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares soar on election result, led by energy companiesBy Suze MetherellSept. 22 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand shares jumped, led by MightyRiverPower, after the National... more

NZ dollar gains on National Party election win

22 Sep 2014 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk NZ dollar gains on National Party election winBy Paul McBethSept. 22 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar gained after the incumbent National Party won a convincing election victory on... more

Crowd-funded film, The Patriarch, extends investor deadline

22 Sep 2014 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Crowd-funded film, The Patriarch, extends investment deadlineBy Suze MetherellSept. 22 (BusinessDesk) - The backers of 'The Patriarch', a film to be directed by Lee Tamahori, have... more

Europe and UK Travel Set to Rise for Christchurch Residents

22 Sep 2014 Business News
House of Travel Media Release 22 September 2014Europe and UK Travel Set to Rise for Christchurch Residents in 2015A year of major events in Europe and the United... more

RMA Reforms Should Be Priority

22 Sep 2014 Business News
Property Council Of New Zealand Media Release 22 September 2014 RMA Reforms Should Be Priority Property Council is urging the newly elected Government to prioritise the Resource Management Act reforms... more

NZ Dollar Outlook: Kiwi set to take a breather in quiet week

22 Sep 2014 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk NZ Dollar Outlook: Kiwi set to take a breather on light data weekBy Tina MorrisonSept. 22 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar is lacking strong drivers this week after volatile... more

Statutory managers end Hubbard's Aorangi with 99% recovery

22 Sep 2014 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Statutory manager wraps up Hubbard's Aorangi with 99% recoveryBy Paul McBethSept. 22 (BusinessDesk) - The statutory managers of Aorangi Securities, one of the failed vehicles in the... more

NZ power companies soar after National victory

22 Sep 2014 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Meridian, power companies soar, lifting NZX 50 higher after National victoryBy Paul McBethSept. 22 (BusinessDesk) - Shares of electricity generators and retailers soared, lifting the... more

NZ consumer confidence falls in third quarter

22 Sep 2014 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk NZ consumer confidence falls in third quarter as rising rates dim outlookBy Jonathan UnderhillSept. 22 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand consumer confidence fell in the third quarter amid... more

Pumpkin Patch overhauls board, chair Freeman retires

22 Sep 2014 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Pumpkin Patch overhauls board, chair Freeman retiresBy Suze MetherellSept. 22 (BusinessDesk) - Pumpkin Patch has continued to refresh its board, with chair Jane Freeman the latest to... more

Synlait Milk Fy profit rises 70%, to take stake in New Hope

22 Sep 2014 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Synlait Milk full-year profit rises 70%, to take 25% stake in New Hope NutritionalBy Jonathan UnderhillSept. 22 (BusinessDesk) - Synlait Milk, which twice cut its earnings forecast,... more

NZ dollar rises as investors see stability after election

22 Sep 2014 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk NZ dollar rises as investors see financial stability after National election winBy Tina MorrisonSept. 22 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar advanced after the incumbent centre-right... more

NZ dollar gains, stocks may follow, after National victory

22 Sep 2014 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk NZ dollar gains, stocks likely to cheer National's outright victorySept. 22 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar rose and local stocks may follow after the National Party won an... more

George Kerr to dilute stake in Pyne Gould share issue

19 Sep 2014 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk George Kerr to dilute stake in Pyne Gould share issueBy Paul McBethSept. 19 (BusinessDesk) - Pyne Gould Corp's managing director George Kerr will dilute his stake in the financial... more

MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares follow Wall Street higher

19 Sep 2014 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares follow Wall Street higher, Kathmandu, Fletcher gain By Suze MetherellSept. 19 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand shares rose in a global rally as Wall Street climbed to... more

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News

Gareth Morgan: Election Day is Time to Refocus on Policies

19 Sep 2014 Opinion
Gareth Morgan: Election Day is Time to Refocus on Policies Over the course of this election campaign there has been a lot of focus... more

Daily Election Update #12: NZ First to hold balance of power

19 Sep 2014 News
iPredict IPREDICT LTD 2014 NEW ZEALAND ELECTION DAILY UPDATE #12 www.ipredict.co.nz more

Business

NZ consumer confidence edges up in September from 10-month low

19 Sep 2014 Business News By Suze Metherell
Sept. 19 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand consumer confidence rose in September from a 10-month low, as households adjust to a more... more

Goodman to spend $33.4M on developments, sells Carter Holt Harvey plant in Christchurch

19 Sep 2014 Business News By Suze Metherell
Sept. 19 (BusinessDesk) - Goodman Property Trust, which is selling assets to fund development, will spend $33.4 million on four ... more

Living

Pop superstar Lady Gaga using Shuttlerock's kiwi software

15 Sep 2014 Environment By Fiona Rotherham
Sept. 15 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand visual marketing software company Shuttlerock has added Lady Gaga to its client list. While... more

German, Kiwi films big winners at Uni Shorts 2014

15 Sep 2014 Entertainment
AUCKLAND: German filmmakers dominated the awards at the third annual Uni Shorts International Student Film Festival held over the... more

Property

Auckland house sales drop in August as winter, election weigh

3 Sep 2014 Property By Paul McBeth
Sept. 3 (BusinessDesk) - Auckland house sales fell for a third month in August and the number of listings remained muted in the... more

House sales down as winter cools market - REINZ

14 Aug 2014 Property
New Zealand house sales fell in July as winter cooled the appetite of house hunters while a drop in properties selling for $400,000... more

Migration

NZ net migration at annual record in August on big inflow

19 Sep 2014 Migration By Suze Metherell
  NZ net migration at annual record in August on big inflow, fewer departures Sept. 19 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand’s... more

Reserve Bank says migration impact on housing 'muted' so far

11 Sep 2014 Migration By Suze Metherell
Sept. 11 (BusinessDesk) - The Reserve Bank is keenly watching the impact New Zealand's decade-high net migration inflow is having on... more

Travel

Longer Wellington runway worth 2-5 flights daily by 2060

11 Sep 2014 Travel & Tourism By Pattrick Smellie
Sept. 11 (BusinessDesk) - Plans for a $350 million runway extension for Wellington International Airport would provide the capital... more

NZ guest nights rise in July

10 Sep 2014 Travel & Tourism By Suze Metherell
NZ guest nights rise in July on school holidays, record short term visitors   Sept. 10 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand guest... more

Sport

Prince Harry to be Honorary President of England Rugby 2015

19 Sep 2014 Rugby
Prince Harry Announced as Honorary President of England Rugby 2015 on One Year to Go to Rugby World Cup 2015 With One Year to Go to... more

Silver Ferns Squad & Constellation Cup Team Announced

19 Sep 2014 Netball
Netball New Zealand National Selectors have chosen 19 players in the Silver Ferns Squad for the 2014/2015 international Netball... more

Columns

Gordon Campbell on a campaign that is ending as it began

19 Sep 2014 Opinion
Column - Gordon Campbell   Gordon Campbell on a campaign that is ending as it began This election campaign is getting no less... more

Martin Doyle Cartoon: Election on a fork 'n' knife-edge

19 Sep 2014 Opinion
Opinion - Martin Doyle   Martin Doyle Cartoon: Election on a fork 'n' knife-edge   more

Kiwi Success

Prestigious Awards in Psychology

10 Sep 2014 People
The New Zealand Psychological Society (NZPsS) -the largest membership association for psychologists in New Zealand, offers awards... more

The duo behind NZ's hottest new label

20 Aug 2014 People
We're expecting big things from Harman Grubisa, the new label from Auckland-based friends Madeleine Harman (right) and Jessica... more

Recruitment

Paramedics in NZ jump at opportunity of London career

11 Sep 2014 Recruitment
Paramedics in New Zealand jump at opportunity of a clinical career in London Paramedics hoping for a chance to work for the... more

High dollar, hands-off Govt sends workers to dole queue

22 Aug 2014 Recruitment
The loss of up to 100 jobs at Croxley stationery in Auckland is devastating news for their families and the local Avondale... more