Monday, 27 January 2020

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  • Blockchain Transaction Times vs. Money Transfers

    08:12 | 21/1/20
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    The blockchain execution time for transactions continues to dominate bank and money transfers. Data gathered by LearnBonds.com reveals the execution time for the top five cryptocurrencies from 2019 to 2020. more»
  • Diminishing Returns: Calculated Misery in Air Travel

    08:34 | 21/1/20
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    If there comes a point when people will decide not to fly, the issue may well be less to do with any moral or ethical issue with climate change than the fact that commercial flights have become atrocious. They are naked money-making concerns with ... more»
  • Air New Zealand update on Auckland Airport runway closure

    13:18 | 24/1/20
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    The closure of Auckland Airport’s runway this afternoon has impacted a number of Air New Zealand’s regional services. As a result, six turboprop aircraft due to arrive at Auckland Airport have diverted to either Tauranga, Rotorua or Hamilton ... more»
  • First log train runs on Wairoa line

    12:36 | 25/1/20
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    Regular log trains will begin running between Wairoa and Napier Port on Sunday (January 26) following completion of the new log yard in Wairoa.  more»
  • Waking Giants Launch ‘Creating A Brand Strategy’ Workshop

    17:45 | 20/1/20
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    Waking Giants who specialise in business and personal growth through Leadership, Strategy and Brand Strategy, have released a new workshop to help business owners create a brand strategy and help move their businesses forward with purpose. more»
  • New research reveals Kiwis are losing confidence

    21:29 | 20/1/20
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    New research reveals Kiwis are losing confidence – but smiling is the answer AUCKLAND, New Zealand, January 20, 2020 – New research has revealed the confidence of many New Zealanders has decreased with over a quarter (27%) of Kiwis claiming their day-to-day ... more»
  • Kiwi inflation is running stronger than expected

    11:20 | 24/1/20
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    Today’s inflation release showed a solid 0.5%qoq gain to end 2019, taking the annual run rate to 1.9%. We had forecast a 0.3%qoq gain (1.7%yoy), and consensus was a touch higher at 0.4% (1.8%). But, more importantly, the print came in slightly above the ... more»
  • Locally run builders guarantee launched

    12:35 | 25/1/20
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    Press Release: Locally run builders guarantee launched just as global insurer withdraws from New Zealand market Date: 24/01/20  more»
  • Want to retire before 65?

    10:13 | 23/1/20
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    Conventional wisdom holds that we work until the age of 65, at which point we can retire, receive NZ Super and access the funds we have invested in our KiwiSaver accounts. But what if we wanted to retire early? “Retiring before the age of 65 might sound ... more»
  • Global technology heavy-weight backs Kiwi automated checkout

    12:47 | 25/1/20
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    Shoppers are one step closer to skipping checkout queues forever with New Zealand technology start-up IMAGR raising $14m NZD in its pre-series A funding round.  more»
  • Wood Processing Mill Closures in New Zealand

    10:13 | 24/1/20
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    The WPMA deeply regrets the announcement of intent of closure of another wood processing mill in New Zealand and the loss of yet more jobs in the regions. The government is fully aware that the demise of wood processing firms is being caused by a highly ... more»
  • Weak Passwords Caused 30% of Ransomware Infections in 2019

    08:19 | 21/1/20
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    As one of the leading types of cyber-attacks, ransomware is expected to dominate cybercrime in 2020. According to PreciseSecurity.com research , weak passwords were one of the most common cybersecurity vulnerabilities in 2019, causing 30% of ransomware ... more»
  • Dilworth Trust Board appoints first CEO

    14:03 | 24/1/20
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    Ewen Anderson Mr Anderson will join the Trust Board, one of New Zealand’s largest charities that provides the funding to support Dilworth School, on 16 March.  more»
  • Annual rent movement highest in 11 years

    16:17 | 24/1/20
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    “High rental price increases should not come as a shock to anyone”, says Andrew King, Executive Officer of the NZ Property Investors’ Federation (NZPIF). “While Statistics NZ has pointed to the Healthy Homes legislation, this is only one change ... more»
  • Double cruise visit to Port Nelson

    17:22 | 24/1/20
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    In a first for the region, Nelson will see the arrival of two simultaneous cruise ships on Sunday 26 January. Between the two vessels, the Regent Seven Seas Voyager and the Maasdam of the Holland America Line, they will bring over 1800 high value ... more»
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