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Stalled TPP 'biggest concern' in growing protectionism - Key

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 17:39:35 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Failure to ratify the Trans-Pacific Partnership could trigger a growing tide of protectionist trade policies around the world, Prime Minister John Key has warned. More >>

Foreign Students just a commodity to National

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 17:37:33 +1300 | New Zealand Labour Party

Iain Lees-Galloway MP for Palmerston North Immigration Spokesperson MEDIA STATEMENT 26 September 2016 Foreign Students just a commodity to National More >>

National not facing up to export challenge

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 13:54:38 +1300 | New Zealand Labour Party

“The latest export data from Statistics New Zealand paints a picture of an economy which is not paying its way in the world, says Labour’s Finance spokesperson Grant Robertson.More >>

European milk output falls, Fonterra says

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 13:37:55 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Sept. 26 (BusinessDesk) - European farmers scaled back their milk production in June, the first time they've done so since March 2015, Fonterra Cooperative Group says. More >>

Dawn of a New Era

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 13:17:50 +1300 | India Trade Alliance

The first NZ India Business Women Conclave concluded with the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between India Trade Alliance and FICCI FLO and an understanding to build on the business networks formed during the historic and first ever NZ India ...More >>

NZ monthly trade deficit widest in 2 years

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 11:40:56 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Sept. 26 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand's trade deficit widened to the biggest monthly gap since September 2014 as dairy and meat exports slumped in August. More >>

Exports fall 8.7 percent as milk powder hits seven-year low

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 10:54:13 +1300 | Statistics New Zealand

Milk powder exports fell in August 2016 to the lowest level since August 2009, contributing to a large 8.7 percent fall in the monthly value of exports when compared with August 2015, Statistics New Zealand said today.More >>

Speech to Global Leaders Forum on Agriculture and Trade

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 08:59:41 +1300 | New Zealand Government

Thank you for the invitation to be here today in the great state of Nebraska and to say a few words. More >>

Scholarships, Suva and Sustainable Fish

Fri, 23 Sep 2016 13:13:36 +1200 | WWF-New Zealand

Searing and soaring to success, Fiji chef Avikash Singh continues to live his culinary dream, graduating yesterday from Le Cordon Bleu New Zealand and taking home the celebrated Joie de Vivre award.More >>

Threats to International Peace and Security - Aviation

Fri, 23 Sep 2016 11:51:58 +1200 | New Zealand United Nations Security Council

New Zealand welcomes today’s opportunity to discuss the serious threat to international peace and security posed by terrorist targeting of civil aviation. More >>

FLO ALL Women delegation - exploring new opportunitues in NZ

Fri, 23 Sep 2016 10:16:43 +1200 | FICCI Ladies Organization

New Delhi September 22, 2016 An all women business delegation of FICCI ladies Organization (FLO), the women wing of industry body FICCI, consisting of 42 women entrepreneurs and professionals from pan- India will begin a 14 day visit to New Zealand from today ...More >>

McClay says prospects for Indonesia trade good

Fri, 23 Sep 2016 08:26:55 +1200 | New Zealand Government

Minister of Trade Todd McClay says he is encouraged by prospects for New Zealand’s beef and horticultural exports to Indonesia following a meeting with his counterpart in Jakarta today.More >>

UPDATE: NZX milk futures fall from record after GDT

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 17:34:14 +1200 | BusinessDesk

Sept. 22 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand milk price futures have fallen in the wake of the latest GlobalDairyTrade auction, having reached a record in the run-up to this week's sale, but remain above the payout level forecast by most of the country's ...More >>

Orion Health: strong kiwi weighing on revenue, cash position

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 17:13:12 +1200 | BusinessDesk

Orion Health, the health software developer, is still on track to return to profit in 2018, though the strength of the kiwi is crimping revenue in local currency terms and drained more cash than anticipated. More >>

Guy to USA and Peru for conferences

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 12:21:59 +1200 | New Zealand Government

Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy is travelling to the USA and Peru today to attend agricultural and APEC conferences. More >>

Historic and first New Zealand India Business Women Conclave

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 11:02:02 +1200 | India Trade Alliance

Top Indian Entrepreneurs to share insights at the historic and first New Zealand India Business Women Conclave More >>

Zespri sets out plan to replace chief executive Lain Jager

Wed, 21 Sep 2016 17:11:05 +1200 | BusinessDesk

Zespri International, the kiwifruit marketer, is to start the search for a new chief executive next year, with a plan to have the successful candidate in place for the start of 2018.More >>

Zespri Board announces succession planning for new CEO

Wed, 21 Sep 2016 16:59:59 +1200 | Zespri

The Board of Directors of Zespri will start a search process next year to select a new Chief Executive Officer. The succession is being planned with a view to having the new CEO in place by the beginning of 2018. More >>

New Zealand Startup Wins Trans-Tasman Internet Award

Wed, 21 Sep 2016 16:22:59 +1200 | Latipay

New Zealand financial technology company Latipay last night [31/8/16] received the Tech Startup Award at the 2016 Australia New Zealand Internet Awards (ANZIAs) in Melbourne. More >>

Our Water is a Political Hot Potato

Wed, 21 Sep 2016 16:06:48 +1200 | Kerry Mackintosh

Water has become a political hot potato in Hawkes Bay. Hastings District Council Deputy Mayor and Hawkes Bay Regional Council candidate Cynthia Bowers remains in favour of the Rutataniwha dam albeit with a list of conditions, but has done a complete ...More >>


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