Wednesday, 10 February 2016

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  • NZ dollar holds gains on lure of positive yields

    17:24 | 10/2/16
    Feb. 10 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar held on to most of its gains in the local trading session as the country's positive yields attracted investors struggling to find actual returns, while they become increasingly nervous about the prospects ... more»
  • Dividends in focus for NZ earnings season

    17:22 | 10/2/16
    Feb. 10 (BusinessDesk) - The reporting season that kicks off this week may show moderating sales and earnings growth for New Zealand's listed companies, leaving dividend payments to underpin a stock market trading at high multiples. more»
  • New Zealand's Best Red Meat Chefs Announced

    17:19 | 10/2/16
    Auckland’s Botswana Butchery has taken out the title of Premier Master of Fine Cuisine at the Silver Fern Farms Premier Selection Awards, held in Auckland last night. more»
  • LIC first-half profit drops 46% as farmers spend less

    17:17 | 10/2/16
    Feb. 10 (BusinessDesk) - Livestock Improvement Corp, the farmer-owned cooperative that focuses on herd genetics, farm software and automation, says first-half profit slumped 46 percent, due to the lower dairy payout and reduced farmer spending.  more»
  • Opus Appoint New GM of Marketing And Communications

    17:02 | 10/2/16
    Global infrastructure consultancy, Opus International Consultants (Opus) has appointed Katie Mills in the role of General Manager Marketing and Communications.  more»
  • Aaron Levie Charts the Direction of the Cloud

    16:45 | 10/2/16
    Wall Street Journal
    Cloud computing, where companies sell shared access to software or computing power that can be used over the Internet, is changing the way businesses work. Aaron Levie, co-founder and CEO of Box Inc., a provider of online storage and collaboration ... more»
  • The Mistakes Companies Make With Big Data

    16:45 | 10/2/16
    Wall Street Journal
    Big data has launched a boom industry in data analytics and science. To find out where this revolution is headed and how companies can get a competitive advantage, The Wall Street Journal's Rebecca Blumenstein spoke with Hilary Mason, chief executive ... more»
  • Top 10 stocks in focus today: Aurobindo Pharma, Apollo Tyres and more

    16:33 | 10/2/16
    Financial Express
    Hindalco: Aditya Birla Group firm Hindalco Industries on Tuesday reported 88.74 per cent plunge in standalone net profit to Rs 40.46 crore for the quarter ended December 31, 2015, due to a sharp fall in metal prices. more»
  • Team building experiences trending in NZ

    16:24 | 10/2/16
    The popularity of team building activities during conferences, meetings and incentive events is on the rise in New Zealand, according to industry leaders Corporate Challenge Events. more»
  • Credicorp Ltd. (BAP) Shares Sold by DIAM Co. Ltd.

    16:22 | 10/2/16
    Intercooler Financial
    Credicorp logo DIAM Co. Ltd. cut its position in shares of Credicorp Ltd. (NYSE:BAP) by 19.4% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. more»
  • More PPP schools contracted by Ministry of Education

    16:16 | 10/2/16
    Feb. 9 (BusinessDesk) - Plans for more schools to be built under the Ministry of Education's Public Private Partnership have been set out in a tender document sent to interested companies. more»
  • Australia and NZ shares extend fall, sentiment fragile

    16:11 | 10/2/16
    Reuters UK
    Australia and New Zealand Banking Group shed 2.2 percent, while Westpac Banking Group and National Australia Bank were down over 1.0 percent. more»
  • Auckland/Northern Overview

    16:05 | 10/2/16
    Northern Region January 2016 January 2015 Change (%) Total listings 583.5 588 -0.8% New Auctions 220.5 273 -19.2% Property on Hand 1486 1666 -10.8% Written Sales 330 325 1.5% Average Sale Price $801,662 $683,055 17% *Based on residential only figures more»
  • KISS By Monster Mini Golf announces new location

    16:00 | 10/2/16
    KTNV Las Vegas
    Copyright 2016 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, ... KISS By Monster Mini Golf closed its original location on the corner of Harmon Avenue and Paradise Road on Feb. 6. The original location opened its doors in ... more»
  • Sanders ground game led by Soros 'garbage man'

    15:48 | 10/2/16
    John Kerry and John Edwards, Exley in 2015 co-founded the New Organizing Institute, NOI, as a think tank to produce computer-savvy field operatives for left-oriented Democratic Party political campaigns. ... Probing deeper, the database Obama's ... more»
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