Business

Abano hires Grant Samuel to assess Healthcare Partners offer

14 Nov 2016 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Monday 14 November 2016 10:52 AMAbano hires Grant Samuel to assess Healthcare Partners offer which is unattractive on preliminary viewBy Jonathan UnderhillNov. 14 (BusinessDesk) - Abano... more

Capital + Merchant receivers settle with Perpetual Trust

14 Nov 2016 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Monday 14 November 2016 10:30 AMCapital + Merchant receivers settle with Perpetual Trust on eve of court hearingBy Fiona RotherhamNov. 14 (BusinessDesk) - It’s understood there has been a... more

Wellington in shutdown as quake fallout assessed

14 Nov 2016 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Monday 14 November 2016 09:25 AM Wellington in shutdown as quake fallout assessed; NZ trading, payments systems operating as normal By Paul McBeth Nov. 14 (BusinessDesk) - Wellington is in... more

NZ dollar drops after magnitude 7.5 earthquake

14 Nov 2016 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Monday 14 November 2016 08:40 AMNZ dollar drops after magnitude 7.5 earthquake in upper South IslandBy Jonathan UnderhillNov. 14 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar fell to its lowest... more

World Week Ahead: Yellen testifies on outlook

14 Nov 2016 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Monday 14 November 2016 06:52 AMWorld Week Ahead: Yellen testifies on outlookBy Margreet DietzNov. 14 (BusinessDesk) - As investors watch and digest the implications of Donald Trump’s... more

Era of trade liberalisation “over” in the West

14 Nov 2016 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Monday 14 November 2016 06:55 AMEra of trade liberalisation “over” in the West, says visiting Indian expertBy Pattrick SmellieNov. 13 (BusinessDesk) - A generation of trade liberalisation... more

NZ dollar below 72 US cents as US bonds spike

12 Nov 2016 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk NZ dollar below 72 US cents as US bond spike erodes carry trade appealBy Jonathan UnderhillNov. 11 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar fell as a selloff in US bonds, on what's... more

MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares down

12 Nov 2016 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares down, Orion Health, Kathmandu fall while TradeMe gainsBy Sophie BootNov. 11 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand shares declined at the end of a volatile week that saw... more

Ngai Tahu key investor in $105 mln Movac technology fund

12 Nov 2016 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Ngai Tahu key investor in $105 mln Movac technology fundBy Fiona RotherhamNov. 11 (BusinessDesk) - Technology investment fund manager Movac has raised $105 million for its latest fund,... more

English: Prison population as big a risk as interest rates

12 Nov 2016 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Finance Minister English says soaring prison population as big a risk as world interest ratesBy Fiona RotherhamNov. 11 (BusinessDesk) - Finance Minister Bill English says the government’s... more

NZ, Israel close to signing bilateral innovation agreement

11 Nov 2016 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Friday 11 November 2016 02:09 PM New Zealand, Israel close to signing bilateral innovation agreement, summit told By Fiona Rotherham Nov. 11 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand and Israel are... more

NZ food prices little changed steady in October

11 Nov 2016 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Friday 11 November 2016 11:27 AMNZ food prices little changed steady in OctoberBy Tina MorrisonNov. 11 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand food prices were little changed in October after... more

Hallenstein Glasson boss Popplewell to step down

11 Nov 2016 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Friday 11 November 2016 10:43 AMHallenstein Glasson boss Popplewell to step down at end of 2016By Paul McBethNov. 11 (BusinessDesk) - Hallenstein Glasson chief executive Graeme Popplewell... more

NZ manufacturing activity slips back in October

11 Nov 2016 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Friday 11 November 2016 10:59 AMNZ manufacturing activity slips back in October, still above long-run averageBy Sophie BootNov. 11 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand manufacturing activity fell... more

Warehouse 1Q sales lift 3.9% with gains across all brands

11 Nov 2016 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Friday 11 November 2016 10:09 AMWarehouse 1Q sales lift 3.9% with gains across all brandsBy Tina MorrisonNov. 11 (BusinessDesk) - Warehouse Group, New Zealand's largest publicly listed... more

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News

Dynamic New Zealand writers to feature at this year’s Edinburgh International Book Festival

20 Jul 2017 Arts
Dynamic New Zealand writers making waves at home and abroad will present their work and participate in this year’s Edinburgh... more

$9.4m to support students with English as a second language

26 Jun 2017 Education
22 June 2017 Students learning English as a second language will benefit from a further $9.4 million being made available under... more

Business

Rocket launch a huge step for New Zealand’s space industry

25 May 2017 Business News
25 May 2017 Minister for Economic Development Simon Bridges has congratulated the team at Rocket Lab on the successful launch of... more

Increased investor confidence welcomed

29 May 2017 Business News
29 May 2017 Commerce and Consumer Affairs Minister Jacqui Dean today welcomed the Financial Markets Authority annual survey results... more

Living

NZ's Sola Rosa heading "Back to You" in London - interview with Andrew Spraggon

6 Jul 2017 Entertainment By Charlotte Everett
Sola Rosa Soundsystem heads back to London with a show on 27 July – NZNewsUK London Editor Charlotte Everett caught up with... more

Spirit of “Mateship” prominent at London ANZAC commemorations

25 Apr 2017 ANZAC By Charlotte Everett
All photos copyright Peter Livingstone Photography. Lead image: HRH The Duke of York (far right), with the Hon Alexander Downer (far... more

Property

New Zealand Housing Affordability Measure released

10 May 2017 Property
10 May 2017 The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment’s (MBIE) new Housing Affordability Measure will allow the market... more

NZ house prices gain 11% in October

14 Nov 2016 Property
Article - BusinessDesk Monday 14 November 2016 10:28 AM NZ house prices gain 11% in October, driven by sales of higher value homes By... more

Migration

Suspension of decision making authority

25 Apr 2017 Migration
24 April 2017Immigration Minister Michael Woodhouse is taking steps to improve Immigration New Zealand’s decision making... more

Recognised Seasonal Employers employ more Kiwis

8 Feb 2017 Migration
7 Feb 2017 Immigration Minister Michael Woodhouse welcomes a report showing the vast majority of employers who take on seasonal... more

Travel

International visitors projected to spend $15 billion

12 May 2017 Travel & Tourism
12 May 2017 New Zealand’s tourism sector is forecast to grow significantly over the next seven years, with international... more

Tourism spending continues rise in 2017

10 May 2017 Travel & Tourism
27 April 2017 Tourism spending by both international and domestic visitors continues to grow strongly in 2017, Acting Tourism Minister... more

Sport

SPECIAL LIMITED OFFER: Barbarians v NZ, Twickenham 4 Nov - £55 tickets, All Blacks Supporters Bay

20 Jul 2017 Rugby
In 2009 the Barbarian team had a phenomenal line up of world class players; Matt Giteau, Victor Matfield, George Smith, Jamie Roberts,... more

Columns

Gordon Campbell on the Gareth Morgan crusade

11 Nov 2016 Opinion
Column - Gordon Campbell   Gordon Campbell on the Gareth Morgan crusade First published on Werewolf more

Gordon Campbell on the US election outcome

10 Nov 2016 Opinion
Column - Gordon Campbell   Gordon Campbell on the US election outcome more

Kiwi Success

Law Commissioner appointed

29 May 2017 Appointments
29 May 2017 Former Secretary for Justice Belinda Clark has been appointed as Law Commissioner, Justice Minister Amy Adams announced... more

Spencer to be Acting Governor of Reserve Bank

8 Feb 2017 Appointments
7 Feb 2017 Finance Minister Steven Joyce will appoint current Deputy Reserve Bank Governor Grant Spencer as the Acting Governor of... more

Recruitment

Online job ads continue growing strongly

26 Jun 2017 Recruitment
23 June 2017 Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Minister Paul Goldsmith says the latest Jobs Online report shows strong growth... more

New employment resource for young people

1 Mar 2017 Recruitment
28 Feb 2017 Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Minister Paul Goldsmith and Associate Education Minister Louise Upston have... more

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