Thursday, 24 January 2019


  • Rubicon says hurricane damage will cut earnings

    14:21 | 24/1/19
    Jan. 24 (BusinessDesk) - Rubicon has cut its earnings guidance, citing a deeper-than-expected impact on its ArborGen business from Hurricane Michael in the US in October.  more»
  • Piha EV trial to test vehicle-to-home power supply

    14:20 | 24/1/19
    Jan. 24 (BusinessDesk) - An electric vehicle trial Vector plans in Piha this year will help test the ability of homeowners to use a car battery to provide peak-period power or back-up supplies during an emergency. more»
  • NZX, FMA launch capital markets review

    13:13 | 24/1/19
    Jan. 24 (BusinessDesk) - Stock exchange operator NZX and the Financial Markets Authority have formed a formal review - Capital Markets 2029 - to investigate the drivers of listing activity. more»
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  • New Chief Executive at the New Zealand College of Midwives

    12:16 | 24/1/19
    The New Zealand College of Midwives has appointed Alison Eddy as its new Chief Executive. Ms Eddy is taking over from Karen Guilliland who is retiring after 30 years in the role.  more»
  • Auckland businessman honoured with Indian diaspora award

    12:10 | 24/1/19
    Successful Auckland businessman Bhav Dhillon joins the elite company of eminent New Zealanders of Indian origin such as Rt. Honourable Sir Anand Satyanand, the former Governor General of New Zealand, Sukhi Turner (Mayor of Dunedin) and Judge Ajit Swaran ... more»
  • NZ dollar extends gain on reduced chances of rate cut

    11:51 | 24/1/19
    Jan. 24 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar extended yesterday’s gains on the reduced risk of an early rate cut by the Reserve bank.  more»
  • Hong Kong Leaders Impressed with NZ’s Approach to Organic

    11:39 | 24/1/19
    Forty-two organic growers, retailers, certification managers and government officials from Hong Kong paid a five day visit to New Zealand from 15-19 January to investigate the state of organic and approach to growing the sector in New Zealand. more»
  • Norton Security for Windows 10 in S Mode: Safer than Safe

    11:26 | 24/1/19
    Auckland, New Zealand – 24 January 2019 – As parents prepare to make important purchasing decisions about their children’s devices for the new school year, Norton is helping to give more peace of mind when it comes to cyber safety and Windows 10 ... more»
  • Fire and Emergency releases bullying and harassment review

    11:15 | 24/1/19
    Fire and Emergency New Zealand has released an independent review into its workplace policies, practices and procedures to address bullying and harassment, which has clearly highlighted a need for change. more»
  • NZ’s Greatest Job Club: Beef + Lamb Ambassador Chefs

    11:10 | 24/1/19
    Beef + Lamb New Zealand have announced their five Ambassador Chefs for 2019 to act as figureheads to drive innovation and creativity within the foodservice sector. The appointments follow the announcement of the 173 Beef and Lamb Excellence Award ... more»
  • Air New Zealand winging it to the West Coast for Wildfoods

    11:03 | 24/1/19
    Air New Zealand is putting on several additional flights to get people to and from Hokitika for the 30th Wildfoods Festival in March.  more»
  • Centrality Accelerator Announces Demo Day Keynote Speaker

    10:59 | 24/1/19
    AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND – 24 Jan 2019 – Minister for Climate Change and Minister of Statistics Hon James Shaw will deliver the keynote speech at Centrality’s upcoming Demo Day run by Creative HQ’s Lightning Lab. more»
  • Beekeepers urged to vote for a commodity levy

    10:49 | 24/1/19
    Apiculture New Zealand (ApiNZ) is calling on commercial beekeepers to vote for a commodity levy with voting papers going out this month.  more»
  • First electric trucks to be deployed by TR Group

    10:30 | 24/1/19
    TR Group Limited is delighted to share that the Minister of Energy has announced that TR Group will receive funding from the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority (EECA) to contribute towards the purchase of our first electric trucks to be deployed ... more»
  • Queenstown Airport monthly passenger traffic report

    09:54 | 24/1/19
    Below is a summary of the monthly passenger numbers compared with the same period last year: The total number of passengers travelling through the terminal increased by 10% compared with last year to 219,293 passengers in December. more»
  • Gull announces Discount Day

    09:19 | 24/1/19
    Pack your bags, buckle up the kids and get ready for a road trip this weekend as Gull announces its Discount Day taking place from 7am Thursday 24th until midday (12pm) Friday 25th January with 10 cents off per litre, on all fuel types across ... more»
  • A Healthy Market with a Strong Pulse

    09:17 | 24/1/19
    Data released today by the Real Estate Institute of New Zealand (REINZ) shows there were 6 more lifestyle property sales (+0.3%) for the three months ended December 2018 than for the three months ended November 2018. Overall, there were 1,775 lifestyle ... more»
  • A Promising Start to Summer

    09:15 | 24/1/19
    Data released today by the Real Estate Institute of New Zealand (REINZ) shows there were 46 more farm sales (+11.7%) for the three months ended December 2018 than for the three months ended December 2017. Overall, there were 440 farm sales in the three ... more»
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