Thursday, 11 February 2016

Latest News

  • Ports of Auckland to develop Waikato freight hub

    10:52 | 11/2/16
    Scoop
    Ports of Auckland to develop Waikato freight hub Ports of Auckland Limited announced today that it has signed a conditional agreement to purchase 33 hectares of land at Northgate Business Park for development as a freight hub. The site has excellent ... more»
  • New Zealand businesses need to be on their toes this year

    10:51 | 11/2/16
    Scoop
    New Zealand businesses need to be on their toes this year, Risk NZ advises February 11, 2016 New Zealand businesses are going to have to be on their toes this year, RiskNZ says. RiskNZ is the sector body in New Zealand bringing people, businesses ... more»
  • Tower to cut product lines in bid to cut costs

    10:51 | 11/2/16
    Scoop
    Feb. 11 (BusinessDesk) - Tower, which posted an annual loss last year on ballooning costs from the Canterbury earthquakes, plans to whittle down the number of products it offers customers and clamp down on costs in a bid to sharpen up the business. more»
  • Business event arrivals from Australia hit record high

    10:49 | 11/2/16
    Scoop
    As New Zealand gears up for a strong presence at AIME this month, its annual business event arrivals from Australia have exceeded 40,000 for the first time. Statistics New Zealand data shows 10.4 per cent growth for business event arrivals into New ... more»
  • Gisborne offers highest returns for property investment

    10:43 | 11/2/16
    Scoop
    AUCKLAND, Thursday 11 February 2016. Gisborne, followed by Otago and Manawatu/Wanganui were the best performing regions for residential rental property investment in January, according to an analysis of data by Realestate.co.nz , New Zealand’s largest website ... more»
  • New Zealand property market off to a slow start

    10:25 | 11/2/16
    Scoop
    The heated property for sale market of 2015 cooled as quickly as a southerly in January, with most regions seeing average asking prices slip back according to the latest Trade Me Property Price Index.  more»
  • USANA Health Sciences' (USNA) CEO Dave Wentz on Q4 2015 Results - Earnings ...

    10:22 | 11/2/16
    Seeking Alpha
    As a reminder, during the course of this conference call, management will make forward-looking statements regarding future events or the future financial performance of our company. ... In fact, our total customer base grew by 80,000 in 2015 to an all ... more»
  • NZ's telecommunications sector 'performing well' within OECD

    10:22 | 11/2/16
    3News
    New Zealand is "performing well above its international competitors" within the OECD, the New Zealand Telecommunications Forum (TCF) has boasted in a report released today. more»
  • Queenstown Airport airfield improvements on track

    10:21 | 11/2/16
    Scoop
    Queenstown, New Zealand (11 February 2016) – Queenstown Airport has reached a key milestone in its six-month project to improve airfield infrastructure, with the widening of the main runway now complete and the runway resurfacing about to commence. more»
  • Prudential Financial, Inc. Announces 2015 Results

    10:11 | 11/2/16
    Business Wire
    The lower contribution from investment results included current quarter returns on non-coupon investments and mortgage prepayment fee income estimated to be about $20 million below our average expectations in the current quarter, while the net .... The ... more»
  • US Crude Oil Rig Count Fell by 30 Rigs Last Week

    10:11 | 11/2/16
    Yahoo Finance UK
    On February 5, 2016, Baker Hughes (BHI) published its weekly crude oil rig count. The data projected that the US crude oil rig count fell by 30 rigs to 467 rigs for the week ending February 5, 2016. more»
  • Franco-Nevada to Acquire a Precious Metals Stream from Glencore for US$500 Million

    10:11 | 11/2/16
    CNNMoney
    In addition, statements (including data in tables) relating to reserves and resources and gold equivalent ounces are forward looking statements, as they involve implied assessment, based on certain estimates and assumptions, and no assurance can be ... more»
  • Surge in job offers

    10:11 | 11/2/16
    Fiji Times
    ... the highest number since December 2006. That pushed the quits rate, which the Fed looks at as a measure of confidence in the jobs market, to 2.1 per cent - the highest level since April 2008. more»
  • Dow Jones Industrial Average Mixed As Traders Digest Fed Chair Yellen's Policy ...

    10:11 | 11/2/16
    International Business Times
    The Dow Jones Industrial Average (INDEXDJX:.DJI) closed down 99.85 points or 0.62 percent to 15,914.53. The broader Standard & Poor's 500 index (INDEXSP:. more»
  • Chinese football enters big league

    10:03 | 11/2/16
    The Straits Times
    "You can't take away the fact that money is the primary factor," Shanghai SIPG manager Sven-Goran Eriksson said of the league's magnetism. more»
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