Business

Westland Milk names former Danone executive as CEO

28 Jul 2016 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Thursday 28 July 2016 05:05 PMWestland Milk names former Danone executive Toni Brendish as CEOBy Edwin MitsonJuly 28 (BusinessDesk) - Westland Milk Products, the Hokitika-based dairy... more

Hart's wealth falls but he retains top spot

28 Jul 2016 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Hart's wealth falls but he retains top spot in NBR's 30th anniversary rich list(CORRECT: Hart's wealth is obviously billions, rather than millions. First Par)By Edwin MitsonJuly 28... more

Energy Mad hails 'turning of the corner' at AGM

28 Jul 2016 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Thursday 28 July 2016 03:17 PMEnergy Mad hails 'turning of the corner' at AGMBy Edwin MitsonJuly 28 (BusinessDesk) - Energy Mad, the energy efficient light-bulb maker, says it made an... more

China Animal Husbandry to take 72% stake in Mataura Valley

28 Jul 2016 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Thursday 28 July 2016 12:52 PMChina Animal Husbandry to take 72% stake in Mataura Valley Milk, fund $200M plantBy Sophie BootJuly 28 (BusinessDesk) - State-owned China Animal Husbandry... more

England wastes no time overhauling executive team

28 Jul 2016 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Thursday 28 July 2016 12:36 PMGenesis Energy CEO England wastes no time overhauling executive teamBy Jonathan UnderhillJuly 28 (BusinessDesk) - Genesis Energy chief executive Marc... more

FMA issues conduct guidance as market correction risk grows

28 Jul 2016 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Thursday 28 July 2016 11:22 AMFMA issues conduct guidance as market correction risk growsBy Paul McBethJuly 28 (BusinessDesk) - The Financial Markets Authority wants firms to have a... more

Palliser Estate founder Richard Riddiford dies

28 Jul 2016 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Thursday 28 July 2016 11:10 AMPalliser Estate founder shareholder Richard Riddiford dies after short illnessBy Jonathan UnderhillJuly 28 (BusinessDesk) - Richard Riddiford, the wine... more

Quin takes Callaghan beyond 'start-up'

28 Jul 2016 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Thursday 28 July 2016 10:56 AMQuin takes Callaghan beyond 'start-up', leaving others to chase All Black-sized ambitions By Fiona RotherhamJuly 28 (BusinessDesk) – Next week Mary Quin will... more

Commerce Commission considers Wallace rendering plant merger

28 Jul 2016 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Thursday 28 July 2016 10:46 AMCommerce Commission considers Wallace rendering plant mergerBy Sophie BootJuly 28 (BusinessDesk) - The Commerce Commission is considering a merger of meat... more

Australian court victory won't deter NZ litigants

28 Jul 2016 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Thursday 28 July 2016 10:07 AMANZ Bank's Australian court victory in fees class action won't deter NZ litigants, Hooker saysBy Jonathan UnderhillJuly 28 (BusinessDesk) - Australia's High... more

NZ dollar gains after cautiously upbeat Fed

28 Jul 2016 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Thursday 28 July 2016 08:40 AMNZ dollar gains after cautiously upbeat Fed; Japan unleashes more stimulusBy Jonathan UnderhillJuly 28 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar rose after the... more

Unexpected bedfellows emerge in early Unitary Plan reactions

28 Jul 2016 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Wednesday 27 July 2016 05:47 PMUnexpected bedfellows emerge in early Unitary Plan reactionsBy Pattrick SmellieJuly 27 (BusinessDesk) - Early reaction to the recommendations of an... more

NZ stocks drop, A2 Milk falls ahead of legal challenge

27 Jul 2016 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Wednesday 27 July 2016 05:36 PMMARKET CLOSE: NZ stocks drop, A2 Milk falls ahead of legal challenge, Fletcher Building gainsBy Sophie BootJuly 27 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand shares... more

NZD gains against 'whippy' yen on stimulus speculation

27 Jul 2016 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Wednesday 27 July 2016 05:25 PMNZ dollar gains against 'whippy' yen on stimulus speculation as Fed statement awaitedBy Jonathan UnderhillJuly 27 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar... more

Silver Fern Farms opposition shareholders set out vision

27 Jul 2016 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Silver Fern Farms opposition shareholders set out visionBy Edwin MitsonJuly 27 (BusinessDesk) - The leaders of a group of Silver Fern Farm shareholders opposed to the sale of a... more

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News

Predator Free NZ 2050 to be a massive team effort

25 Jul 2016 Environment
New Zealand Government Hon Steven Joyce Minister of Science and Innovation Hon Nathan Guy Minister for Primary Industries Hon Ma... more

Minister clarifies China trade issue

25 Jul 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Todd McClayMinister of Trade 25 July 2016   Minister clarifies China trade issue Trade Minister Todd... more

Business

PM censures Trade Minister for 'head of a pin' answers

25 Jul 2016 Business News By Pattrick Smellie
Article - BusinessDesk Monday 25 July 2016 05:13 PM PM censures Trade Minister for 'head of a pin' answers on China trade ... more

Consultation for FMA, XRB, Companies Office funding

25 Jul 2016 Business News
New Zealand Government   Hon Paul Goldsmith Minister of Commerce and Consumer Affairs 25 July 2016 Consultation for FMA... more

Living

Young New Zealanders Making Films For Good

18 Jul 2016 Lifestyle
The Outlook for Someday Young New Zealanders Making Films For Good What does sustainability mean to you? Since 2007 The Outlook for... more

Review: NZ's Pitch Black - live in London

8 Jul 2016 Entertainment By Charlotte Everett
20 years after their debut at The Gathering, Pitch Black have satiated a packed venue of fans at London’s Oslo, in... more

Property

House prices to peak next year on new supply

25 Jul 2016 Property By Paul McBeth
Article - BusinessDesk Monday 25 July 2016 House prices to peak next year on new supply, lower migration: Infometrics July 25... more

All five leading retail banks require 40% deposit

21 Jul 2016 Property By Fiona Rotherham
Article - BusinessDesk Thursday 21 July 2016 04:55 PM UDATE: All five leading retail banks require 40% deposit from property ... more

Migration

Kiwis could be affected by tighter UK rules

30 Mar 2016 Migration By Audrey Young
British High Commissioner Jonathan Sinclair is defending changes to skilled migrant rules for Britain but suggests they won't affect... more

Immigrants' attitudes to corruption worries SFO

17 Feb 2016 Migration By Sophie Boot
Feb. 17 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand's record inbound migration has undermined the country's squeaky-clean reputation because of an... more

Travel

NZ guest nights fell in May

12 Jul 2016 Travel & Tourism By Tina Morrison
Article - BusinessDesk NZ guest nights fell in May, snapping 25 consecutive monthly gains July 12 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand guest... more

China's Tianjin Airlines eyes Auckland service

11 Jul 2016 Travel & Tourism
Article - BusinessDesk Monday 11 July 2016 03:36 PM China's Tianjin Airlines eyes Auckland service By Edwin Mitson July 11... more

Sport

Core group of All Blacks Sevens players re-sign with New Zealand Rugby

25 Jul 2016 Rugby
The core of this year’s All Blacks Sevens squad headed by veterans DJ Forbes and Tim Mikkelson will anchor the side through the... more

Emirates Team New Zealand appoints Southern Spars to build 2017 America's Cup boat

25 Jul 2016 Sailing
Southern Spars today announced it has been appointed to build Emirates Team New Zealand’s boat for the 35th America’s... more

Columns

Gordon Campbell on Tony Blair and the Chilcot Report

7 Jul 2016 Opinion
Column - Gordon Campbell Gordon Campbell on Tony Blair and the Chilcot Report | werewolf more

Gordon Campbell on our refugee response, and a TPP rewrite

14 Jun 2016 Opinion
Column - Gordon Campbell   Gordon Campbell on our paltry refugee response and a brazen US rewrite of the TPP First published at... more

Kiwi Success

New Supreme Court and Court of Appeal appointments

13 Jul 2016 Appointments
New Zealand Government Hon Christopher FinlaysonAttorney-General 13 July 2016 New Supreme Court and Court of Appeal ... more

Awards champion public service excellence

7 Jul 2016 People
New Zealand Government   Hon Paula Bennett Minister of State Services 7 July 2016 Awards champion public service... more

Recruitment

Fletcher chases 100 ex-pat Brits

7 Jul 2016 Recruitment By Paul McBeth
Article - BusinessDesk Fletcher chases 100 ex-pat Brits as construction sector faces capacity constraints July 7 (BusinessDesk) -... more

Zero-hour contracts gone, PPL extended

10 Mar 2016 Recruitment
New Zealand Government Hon Michael Woodhouse Minister for Workplace Relations and Safety 10 March 2016 Zero-hour contracts gone, PPL... more

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