Wednesday, 24 July 2019

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  • False tax refund claims send man to prison

    14:01 | 19/7/19
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    A former commercial diver has been sentenced to 3 years in prison after falsely claiming more than a million dollars in GST refunds.  more»
  • MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares extend gain

    20:46 | 19/7/19
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    July 19 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand shares remained in record territory as passive investment funds appeared to support the upward trend in school holiday-affected trading. Tourism Holdings led the market higher when it resumed trading.  more»
  • Rail hubs may not boost Napier Port log trade

    19:38 | 19/7/19
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    July 19 (BusinessDesk) - KiwiRail’s proposed freight hub at Dannevirke may extend Napier Port’s log catchment further south, but is more likely to put existing trucked freight onto rail, port chief executive Todd Dawson says. more»
  • Air New Zealand boosts Bali

    13:31 | 19/7/19
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    Air New Zealand boosts Bali Air New Zealand is giving its Bali seasonal service a boost in 2020, increasing capacity on the route by 80 percent, or 30,000 additional seats, compared with the current season. The airline currently operates three services ... more»
  • Dollar gains as dovish Fed comments point to 50-bps US cut

    11:03 | 19/7/19
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    July 19 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar rose after dovish comments from New York Federal Reserve President John Williams increased expectations for a steeper rate cut in the US at the end of the month.  more»
  • NZ dollar headed for 1.3% weekly gain

    20:15 | 19/7/19
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    NZ dollar headed for 1.3% weekly gain on expectations of a Fed rate cut  more»
  • Contact Energy and Nature’s Flame reducing carbon emissions

    10:01 | 19/7/19
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    Contact Energy and Nature’s Flame have signed an agreement and broken ground to build a geothermal energy supply system that will provide process heat to Nature’s Flame’s wood pellet manufacturing plant in Taupo.  more»
  • Chorus sees growth in high value gigabit fibre plans

    13:46 | 17/7/19
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    July 17 (BusinessDesk) - Chorus reported a faster increase in more valuable gigabit fibre plans in the June quarter, which it says is driving revenue growth.  more»
  • Tandem jumps inspire new career in Air Force

    15:41 | 19/7/19
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    After the adrenalin rush of a tandem parachute jump with his Royal New Zealand Air Force (RNZAF) colleagues, Corporal Thorne Davidse was inspired to change trades and teach parachute jumping.  more»
  • Worker well-being moving up business agenda

    11:08 | 18/7/19
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    Workplace health and safety is focusing more on well-being as organisations consider mental health, work life balance, stress levels and team relationships as important supports for productivity, says a global expert. more»
  • Air NZ to amend booking engine after lawyer’s complaint

    15:40 | 19/7/19
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    July 19 (BusinessDesk) - Air New Zealand will make changes after a lawyer complained to the Commerce Commission over scarcity pricing tactics.  more»
  • Century 21 attracts more franchise owners

    13:01 | 20/7/19
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    Century 21 New Zealand co-owner, Derryn Mayne, and I are constantly meeting with successful real estate salespeople and franchise owners from competitor companies keen to explore their options with the new C21 brand.  more»
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