Monday, 26 August 2019

Markets

  • Vendor shouts Singaporean trip for buyer’s inspiration

    16:52 | 25/8/19
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    Instead of forcing her own redecoration tastes onto the next owner, a North Shore vendor is selling her property as is but sending the successful purchaser to Singapore to be inspired. more»
  • Community bookshop wins owners lifetime achievement award

    11:50 | 25/8/19
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    Forty years ago, then 25-year-old Rob Clarke had a fateful phone call from his mother, asking him if he’d like to run a bookshop in Paraparaumu. Tonight, he and his wife Kaye have been jointly awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2019 Book Trade ... more»
  • Finalists announced for Excellence Awards

    11:39 | 25/8/19
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    The National Association of Women in Construction NZ (NAWIC) were delighted to have received a significant increase in entry numbers for their fifth annual Excellence Awards, this year in partnership with BCITO. more»
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  • Papageorge wins $10,000 NZIOB Charitable Trust Scholarship

    12:05 | 24/8/19
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    Armano Papageorge, a PhD student from Victoria University of Wellington’s School of Architecture has won this year’s New Zealand Institute of Building Charitable Trust (NZIOB Charitable Trust) scholarship. more»
  • 2019 New Zealand Building Industry Awards

    12:04 | 24/8/19
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    NZIOB announces the winners of the 2019 New Zealand Building Industry Awards The New Zealand Institute of Building ( NZIOB ) announced the winners of the 2019 New Zealand Building Industry Awards on Friday, 23 August at a gala evening at the Cordis ... more»
  • MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares fall as rate outlook weighs

    20:55 | 23/8/19
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    Aug. 23 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand shares fell as diminishing expectations for interest rates to go lower sapped the appeal of companies held for their dividends such as Meridian Energy and Chorus. Skellerup led the index lower after reporting ... more»
  • NZ dollar rises after Orr talks up the economy

    20:17 | 23/8/19
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    Aug. 23 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar rose after Reserve Bank governor Adrian Orr painted a rosy picture of the local economy and described the 50 basis point cut in the official cash rate earlier this month as “a pre-emptive double ... more»
  • UPDATE: WEL reviewing capital structure of fibre business

    19:48 | 23/8/19
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    Aug. 23 (BusinessDesk) - Aug. 23 (BusinessDesk) - WEL Networks is reviewing the capital structure of its Ultrafast Fibre subsidiary.  more»
  • Ziwi Wins Exporter of the Year Award

    19:47 | 23/8/19
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    Ziwi Wins Exporter of the Year Award Mt Maunganui based specialty pet food manufacturer, Ziwi, has won the prestigious American Chamber of Commerce award for large exporter to the USA. Ziwi, which has had phenomenal growth in the massive USA market, picked ... more»
  • Big pay rises as Sanford workers ratify new pay deal

    16:58 | 23/8/19
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    E tu members at Sanford Bluff are celebrating big pay rises after they voted unanimously to accept the company’s pay offer following wage bargaining last week.  more»
  • Comvita posts $27.7m net loss on goodwill write-downs

    16:51 | 23/8/19
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    Aug. 23 (BusinessDesk) - Honey products company Comvita posted a $27.7 million annual net loss after writing off $20.1 million of goodwill.  more»
  • Buyers emerge for Denton Morrell client book

    16:29 | 23/8/19
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    Aug. 23 (BusinessDesk) - Liquidators for Denton Morrell are in talks with parties to pick up parts of the defunct firm’s client, as more information about its liquidation can be made public.  more»
  • WEL reviewing capital structure of fibre business

    16:04 | 23/8/19
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    Aug. 23 (BusinessDesk) - WEL Networks is reviewing the capital structure of its Ultrafast Fibre subsidiary.  more»
  • Cavalier announces collaboration with NZ Merino Company

    16:01 | 23/8/19
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    Aug. 23 (BusinessDesk) - Cavalier Corp announced a "collaboration" with the New Zealand Merino company as it looks to cash in on a growing consumer trend toward natural fibres and away from synthetics.  more»
  • Development site with former post office premises for sale

    15:59 | 23/8/19
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    A character commercial building previously operating as a pioneering suburban post office for nearly 90 years has been placed on the market for sale.  more»
  • Paymark wins bid to keep some secrets from rival

    15:11 | 23/8/19
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    Aug. 23 (BusinessDesk) - A High Court judge has ruled against an attempt by the founder of locally owned Payment Express, Andy Cullen, to peruse confidential documents relating to its competitor, French-owned Paymark's pricing and strategy as part of a “hard-fought” ... more»
  • NZ retail sales growth stalls in June

    14:56 | 23/8/19
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    Aug. 23 (BusinessDesk) - Retail sales growth stalled in the June quarter, although rising prices helped the value of sales catch up from a lull earlier in the year.  more»
  • NZTA Policy Decision Removes Uncertainty VINZ

    14:18 | 23/8/19
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    Auckland, 23 August 2019 Vehicle Inspection New Zealand (VINZ) says that NZTA’s decision not to change its operational policy on the appointment of vehicle entry certification companies has removed uncertainty in the vehicle import and inspection ... more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
COMP7,7522403.00%
DJI25,6296232.37%
SP5002,847762.59%
DAX13,4662361.78%
FTSE7,48850.07%
NI22522,4204081.86%
TWI69.210.110.16%
Currencies
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EURUSD1.1070.0010.12%
NZDUSD0.63760.00100.16%
AUDUSD0.67430.00140.21%
NZDAUD0.94530.00310.33%