Business

Tainui to sell up to 50% of its Hamilton shopping centre

3 Aug 2015 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Tainui to sell up to 50% of its Hamilton shopping centre, The BaseBy Jonathan UnderhillAug. 3 (BusinessDesk) - Tainui Group Holdings (TGH), the investment arm of the Waikato tribe, plans... more

NZ Dollar Outlook: Falling kiwi likely on dairy weakness

3 Aug 2015 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk NZ Dollar Outlook: Falling kiwi likely on further dairy industry weaknessBy Tina MorrisonAug. 3 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar is expected to decline this week, weighed down by... more

Fletcher dumps Aussie distribution chief in ANZ merger

3 Aug 2015 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Fletcher dumps Aussie distribution chief in ANZ merger, CIO departsBy Jonathan UnderhillAug. 3 (BusinessDesk) - Fletcher Building has dumped its Australian head of distribution and will... more

UPDATE: Meridian, power company stocks rise on smelter deal

3 Aug 2015 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk UPDATE: Meridian, power company stocks up as smelter remains open(Recasts to focus on market reaction)By Pattrick SmellieAug. 3 (BusinessDesk) - Electricity company shares rose on news... more

Cooks given until close of trade Monday to file accounts

3 Aug 2015 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Cooks Global given until close of trade Monday to file annual reportBy Jonathan UnderhillAug. 3 (BusinessDesk) - Cooks Global Foods, which is rolling out its Esquires coffee chain beyond... more

Cavalier plans to sell assets,cut jobs, outsource operations

3 Aug 2015 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Cavalier plans to sell assets,cut jobs,outsource operationsBy Tina MorrisonAug. 3 (BusinessDesk) - Cavalier Corp is selling assets, outsourcing operations, reducing staff and paying down... more

Xero 1Q cash burn accelerates

3 Aug 2015 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Xero 1Q cash burn accelerates on rising staff, marketing costsBy Paul McBethAug. 3 (BusinessDesk) - Xero, the cloud-based accounting software developer, burned through cash at a faster... more

ComCom follows through with NAIT price-fixing suit

3 Aug 2015 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Commerce Commission follows through with price-fixing suit against Wrightson, Elders, othersBy Jonathan UnderhillAug. 3 (BusinessDesk) - The Commerce Commission has filed court... more

NZ Super Fund keeps strong equity weighting following review

3 Aug 2015 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk NZ Super Fund keeps strong equity weighting following five-year reviewBy Fiona RotherhamJuly 31 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand Superannuation Fund is sticking with a strong weighting to... more

Tiwai Point smelter safe until 2017; Meridian sole supplier

3 Aug 2015 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Tiwai Point smelter safe until 2017; Meridian still sole supplierBy Pattrick SmellieAug. 3 (BusinessDesk) - The Tiwai Point aluminium smelter will remain open, with Meridian Energy... more

NZ dollar jumps higher after weak US employment cost data

3 Aug 2015 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk NZ dollar jumps higher after weak US employment cost dataBy Tina MorrisonAug. 3 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar jumped higher after weak data on US employment costs prompted... more

No TPP deal in Maui, but Groser 'extremely confident'

1 Aug 2015 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk No TPP deal in Maui, but Groser 'extremely confident' of conclusion+By Pattrick SmellieAug. 1 (BusinessDesk) - Intensive negotiations to seal the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade and... more

MARKET CLOSE: NZ stocks rise; Meridian, MRP up on Tiwai

31 Jul 2015 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk   MARKET CLOSE: NZ stocks rise; Meridian, MRP up ahead of Tiwai Pt decision By Fiona Rotherham July 31 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand shares rose. Meridian Energy and MightyRiverPower... more

Meridian, MightyRiverPower shares gain before Tiwai decision

31 Jul 2015 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk   Meridian, MightyRiverPower shares gain ahead of Monday's Tiwai Point smelter decision By Pattrick Smellie July 31 (BusinessDesk) - A decision to keep the Tiwai Point aluminium... more

NZ dollar drops on weaker business sentiment

31 Jul 2015 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk   NZ dollar drops on weaker business sentiment By Jonathan Underhill July 31 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar fell after a survey showed deteriorating business confidence, and... more

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News

Joyce to visit the Philippines and Viet Nam

31 Jul 2015 News
New Zealand Government Hon Steven Joyce Minister for Economic Development 31 July 2015   Joyce to visit the Philippines and Viet... more

Carrying Tasers a welcome move

31 Jul 2015 News
Police Minister Michael Woodhouse welcomes today’s announcement by Police Commissioner Mike Bush that all frontline first ... more

Business

MARKET CLOSE: NZ stocks rise; Meridian, MRP up on Tiwai

31 Jul 2015 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk   MARKET CLOSE: NZ stocks rise; Meridian, MRP up ahead of Tiwai Pt decision By Fiona Rotherham July 31 ... more

13 companies gain up to $24.5M in R&D grants

31 Jul 2015 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk   13 companies gain up to $24.5M in taxpayer-funded R&D grants By Fiona Rotherham July 31... more

Living

Appointments to the New Zealand Film Commission

31 Jul 2015 Entertainment
New Zealand Government Hon Maggie BarryMinister for Arts, Culture and Heritage 31 July 2015 Appointments to the New Zealand Film... more

DOC reminds whitebaiters to follow the rules

31 Jul 2015 Lifestyle
Department of Conservation Friday July 31, 2015 DOC reminds whitebaiters to follow the rules as season begins The Department of ... more

Property

Site purchased for Pt Chevalier Kindergarten

31 Jul 2015 Property
New Zealand Government   Hon Nikki Kaye Associate Minister of Education   31 July 2015   Site purchased for Pt... more

Opportunities for Maori in Manawatu-Whanganui

31 Jul 2015 Property
New Zealand Government Hon Te Ururoa Flavell Minister for Maori Development 31 July 2015   Opportunities for Maori in... more

Migration

NZ net migration reaches new annual record in June

21 Jul 2015 Migration By Paul McBeth
  NZ net migration reaches new annual record in June, swelled by Indian, Chinese students July 21 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand... more

NZ migration rises to new annual record in May

22 Jun 2015 Migration By Suze Metherell
  NZ migration rises to new annual record in May, closing in on Treasury's upside scenario June 22 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand... more

Travel

SmartGates to more than double

23 Jul 2015 Travel & Tourism
Over $6 million from the Future Investment Fund will go towards expanding and modernising SmartGate at our borders to help manage ... more

Minister welcomes Tourism Industry Association partnership

15 Jul 2015 NZ Tourism
Minister welcomes Tourism Industry Association partnership A new partnership between the Department of Conservation and New ... more

Sport

World Champs Next for Euro Kart Round Winner Armstrong

31 Jul 2015 Motor Sport
KartSport   World Champs Next for Euro Kart Round Winner Armstrong   New Zealand has another World Karting Championship... more

Anchor Milk Reignites 1935 All Blacks Partnership

31 Jul 2015 Rugby
Anchor Milk July 31 2015 Anchor Milk Reignites 1935 All Blacks Partnership   &nb... more

Columns

Gordon Campbell on Tim Groser missing in action on the TPP

31 Jul 2015 Column
Column - Gordon Campbell   Gordon Campbell on Tim Groser missing in action on the TPP While rapid change is always possible in... more

Gordon Campbell on the dogged reluctance to condemn Serco

23 Jul 2015 Opinion
The refusal by Minister Sam Lotu-Liga to hold Serco accountable for the company’s failings in prison management is bad... more

Kiwi Success

Winston Churchill Fellows honoured

31 Jul 2015 People
New Zealand Government Hon Jo Goodhew Minister for the Community and Voluntary Sector 31 July 2015 Winston Churchill Fellows ... more

Appointment of Queen’s Counsel

24 Jul 2015 Appointments
New Zealand Government   Hon Christopher Finlayson Attorney-General 24 July 2015 Appointment of Queen’s Counsel Three... more

Recruitment

NZ must do more on exploited migrant labour: US State Dept

31 Jul 2015 Recruitment
By Suze Metherell July 31 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand needs to significantly boost its efforts to protect vulnerable migrant... more

Economic turmoil unlikely to see Greek workers fleeing to NZ

16 Jul 2015 Press Releases
Declan Clancy says economic turmoil unlikely to see Greek workers fleeing to NZ One World Resourcing’s Declan Clancy is not... more