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1. Failed Feltex case costs litigation funders $3.1M in costs

27 March 2015 4:59pm | BusinessDesk

March 27 (BusinessDesk) - Former directors of Feltex Carpets and promoters of its 2004 initial public offering have been awarded a scaled-up $3.1 million in costs after being found not liable for alleged disclosure failings in its prospectus... More >>

2. NZ dollar gains vs. Australian dollar on iron ore weakness

27 March 2015 5:30pm | BusinessDesk

March 27 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar gained against its Australian counterpart on sliding prices for iron ore exported to China, that nation's biggest market, while traders await a speech by US Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen on Friday in the ..... More >>

3. Introducing Christchurch's newest bastion of BBQ and booze

15 March 2015 9:55am | Bootleg BBQ Company

MEDIA RELEASE There's a new mob in town - introducing Christchurch's newest bastion of BBQ and booze An American revolution is coming to Christchurch in the form of Southern-style barbecued ribs, chicken wings and craft beer. The Bootleg ..... More >>

4. Innovation needed to halt grim future for Hastings retailers

27 March 2015 4:33pm | Logan Store

Stores going out of business and others relocating to new premises outside of the central business district, along with a general lack of interest in main street retailing has seen Hastings city retail occupancy continue to drop over the past year... More >>

5. How to form a company in NZ yourself for only $163.55

23 July 2012 10:36am | NZ Accounting

Starting out in business? Rather than spend money with your lawyer or accountant on forming a company, do it yourself online for only $163.55. .. More >>

6. Position on Auckland Ports planned reclamation works

27 March 2015 5:31pm | New Zealand Shippers Council

The Council has over the last few weeks observed with some dismay the public debate that has been taking place regarding the Port of Auckland's proposed extension to it's Bledisloe Wharf facility... More >>

7. Samsung adds to its smart TV content leadership

23 March 2015 2:21pm | Samsung

Samsung's new app line-up includes Netflix, PGA Tour and all new TVNZ OnDemand .. More >>

8. How Renovating with Solar can Save You Money

27 March 2015 4:37pm | SolarCity

As property prices continue to increase, more homeowners are choosing to renovate and experts say if they include solar in their plans, they should be able to save thousands... More >>

9. Chariot carpooling and ride sharing app equity crowdfunding

26 March 2015 12:20pm | PledgeMe

Chariot, New Zealand's first carpooling and ride sharing app, is launching an equity crowdfunding campaign today . .. More >>

10. Kiwifruit industry set for strong growth in 2015 season

29 March 2015 9:31pm | Zespri

The first kiwifruit charter ship for 2015 is set to sail from the Port of Tauranga tomorrow (Sunday 28 March), marking the start of a season promising strong growth with volumes back to pre-Psa levels this season, Zespri's Chief Executive Lain ..... More >>

11. The Warehouse launches exclusive range of affordable TVs

26 September 2011 2:00pm | The Warehouse

Amid widespread debate about the variance in the price of branded products in New Zealand compared to overseas, The Warehouse is bringing added competition to the electronics market by launching an exclusive range of televisions and other electronics ..... More >>

12. Summer's Gone But Flies Have Left Their Mark

12 March 2013 2:49pm | Spot Free

An eco-friendly Kiwi cleaning company is urging people to rid their ceilings of unsightly fly excrement as our long hot summer comes to an end - before it does any permanent damage to their home... More >>

13. NZ will have 90% smartphone and 78% tablet ownership by 2018

11 December 2013 3:20pm | Frost And Sullivan

64% of New Zealanders aged between 15 and 65 currently own a smartphone, and ownership levels are expected to grow strongly reaching 90% penetration in 2018. Andriod (64%) leads over the Apple iOS (24%) as the preferred operating platform. As smartphone ..... More >>

14. Pakuranga Nosh expected to create 20 jobs

26 February 2015 5:05pm | Nosh

Auckland's eastern bays shoppers are getting their own state-of-the-art Nosh Food Market store mid-year. The new 630 sq. m. store on Pakuranga Highway opposite the Pakuranga Plaza shopping centre is Nosh's eighth and will showcase a new modern ..... More >>

15. Wine industry says increased MPI fees would threaten exports

27 March 2015 4:28pm | Crowe Horwath

The Ministry of Primary Industries' proposal to impose higher costs on the wine industry poses a major threat to the sector and in particular its export business, says Wanaka-based Principal Alistair King from Crowe Horwath... More >>

16. MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares rise as Fonterra Fund rebounds

27 March 2015 5:35pm | BusinessDesk

March 27 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand shares rose, paced by Fonterra Shareholders' Fund as the stock rebounded from a record low. Outside the benchmark index, Hallenstein Glassons advanced after reporting a 40 percent jump in first-half profit. .. More >>

17. Hemp Seeds Sown

30 November 2012 1:32pm | Seedoil

DATE: 30th November 2012 Hemp Seeds Sown Midlands Seed Ltd has recently completed the planting of this seasons hemp crops, which they grow under contract with farmer suppliers in the South Island. It's an exciting time for the Ashburton based company ..... More >>

18. Manabus.Com Launches in NZ

30 October 2014 2:00pm | Mana Bus

o Great value tickets starting from $1 plus a $1 booking fee with no hidden costs .. More >>

19. Interest heats up for Alexandra Park apartments

30 January 2015 10:21am | Alexandra Park

Registrations of interest are open for one, two, three-bedroom apartments and terraces at Alexandra Park's '223 Green Lane West' residential and retail development. .. More >>

20. Mackenzie Country Station Wins Supreme

27 March 2015 10:28am | Farm Environment Trust

Omarama high-country farmers Richard and Annabelle Subtil are the Supreme Winners of the 2015 Canterbury Ballance Farm Environment Awards (BFEA). .. More >>

21. Win $10,000 towards your 'Green Idea' with Yealands Estate

12 March 2012 10:15am | Yealands Estate

Yealands Estate wines are offering customers the chance to submit their best green ideas and be in to win cash and other great prizes. Using a unique code from specially marked bottles of wine from the Yealands Estate portfolio, shoppers can submit their ..... More >>

22. Finalists for New Zealand's best places to work announced

23 September 2014 9:37am | Pursuit PR

IBM Kenexa (NYSE: IBM) a global provider of business solutions for human resources today announced the finalists of its annual Best Workplaces Survey and Awards. This year over 32,000 employees from 228 New Zealand organisations representing the private ..... More >>

23. Technology more important than ever for not-for-profits

27 March 2015 2:14pm | Joint Media Statement

Upgrading out-of-date infrastructure and making better use of online media are top priorities for Australian and New Zealand not-for-profits in their efforts to keep up in the digital age. .. More >>

24. New Zealand has a bird in hand for Cricket World Cup final

29 March 2015 9:30pm | Tourism New Zealand

New Zealand has gone to the birds as the sports-loving nation rolls out the latest secret weapon for the much anticipated ICC Cricket World Cup final on Sunday. .. More >>

25. New Zealand's Largest Living Wall Makes a Bold Statement

12 May 2011 2:33pm | Natural Habitats

Auckland's Britomart precinct with its chic bars and trendy restaurants is the place to be seen. But the real must see of this up and coming area are the three-storey high vertical gardens by Natural Habitats. These eco-artworks are the focal point ..... More >>

26. Fisher & Paykel Appoint New General Manager Distributor NZ

06 November 2013 11:02am | Fisher And Paykel

Fisher & Paykel is pleased to announce the appointment of Mark Baillie to the position of General Manager Distributor New Zealand. .. More >>

27. Unprecedented 0% Pest Survival Rate in DOC Rat Control Trial

27 February 2014 3:32pm | Goodnature

In wonderful news for birdlife, NZ developed automatic rat traps have totally eliminated predator rat populations during large-scale Department of Conservation (DOC) trials in native New Zealand bush. .. More >>

28. Yahoo Xtra Email Security Update - New Settings

13 March 2014 12:19pm | Telecom New Zealand

From Monday (17 March) some Xtra email users may need to change their email account settings before they can access their email accounts on "third party" email clients, as Yahoo and Telecom apply an additional encryption setting to Yahoo Xtra email... More >>

29. Hector the Parrot at Heritage Auckland 100 Years High Tea

09 May 2014 12:56pm | Heritage Hotels

'Hector' the parrot will make an appearance at the Heritage Auckland historic Mother's Day Tea this Sunday 11 May in the old Farmer's store Hobson Street building. The tea event has some special guests attending including some Mums of 100 years ..... More >>

30. Find any NZ property RV value, on a map, for free!

20 August 2014 5:25pm | WiseMove.co.nz

Aug 11, 2014 - WiseMove.co.nz is a brand new innovative property portal, offering capital, land and rates values for over 1.3M New Zealand properties. .. More >>

31. Consumer NZ survey reveals most trusty cars

10 October 2014 10:00am | Consumer NZ

Skoda owners are a satisfied bunch, with 95 percent of those who responded to a Consumer NZ car reliability survey saying they would buy the same make again. .. More >>

32. Ford Ranger takes out Hilux for top-selling ute of the year

05 January 2015 2:52pm | Ford New Zealand

According to provisional sales figures, the Ford Ranger was not only the top selling ute for the month of December with more than 700 sold, but was also overall leader for 2014 with a total of 6345 sold... More >>

33. Voluntary Recall of Two Shark Vacuum Models

16 March 2015 4:32pm | Brand Developers

Two models of Shark vacuum are being voluntarily recalled after identification of a potential manufacturing issue that may affect the cord. .. More >>

34. Westpac customers to fly with Air New Zealand Airpoints

19 March 2015 9:49pm | Westpac New Zealand

Westpac has signed a 10 year agreement as an Air New Zealand financial services partner in a move that will see it offer its customers Air New Zealand Airpoints[TM], and lead to a shake-up in the competitive retail banking market... More >>

35. Hallensteins Launches Scott Base Clothing Range

17 May 2004 1:06pm | Hallensteins

Christchurch - Hallensteins is launching a new range of menswear clothing called Scott Base with five percent of all sales going to the Antarctic Heritage Trust to fast-track the restoration of historic Antarctic huts and their contents... More >>

36. How To Sell Your Old Gold Jewellery

10 July 2012 4:31pm | New Zealand Gold Merchants

Walk downtown, visit your local shopping mall, open your newspaper, check your mailbox or shop online; either way you are likely to be bombarded by many messages from people wanting to buy your old jewellery... More >>

37. Harvey Norman Offers Free TV Recycling across New Zealand

17 May 2013 4:44pm | RCN e-Cycle

Harvey Norman has extended their free TV recycling offer to 31 national stores, effective from 13 May. One TV per customer can be dropped off, free of charge at the participating stores, for a limited period... More >>

38. Some Lessons from the Global Financial Crisis

24 July 2013 6:53pm | The Trans-Tasman Business Forum

Good afternoon. Thank you to the Trans-Tasman Business Circle for providing the opportunity to speak to you, and to Minter Ellison Rudd Watts for hosting this event .. More >>

39. Methven appoints new Group CEO

21 October 2013 10:30am | Methven

Methven, premium international shower and tapware supplier, today announced the appointment of David Banfield as its new Group Chief Executive Officer, effective January 2014. David Banfield, an internationally experienced UK-based CEO, will relocate ..... More >>

40. How Intagr8 Works - Explained

20 October 2014 12:29pm | Intagr8

As a leading provider of office equipment, telecommunications hardware, software and billing services in Auckland and Tauranga, Intagr8 manages the billing of their customers fixed line call usage, services and equipment with a comprehensive user ..... More >>

41. VTNZ to take over practical driver testing from 1 May 2015

08 December 2014 1:19pm | VTNZ

VTNZ has been chosen as the preferred supplier by the New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA) to take over all practical driver testing from 1 May 2015. .. More >>

42. Skinny Launches NZ's Best Value $9 Monthly Prepay Combo

20 January 2015 11:14am | Skinny Mobile

AUCKLAND, NZ - Skinny Mobile today announced its new $9 Starter Monthly Combo - New Zealand's best value $9 Monthly Prepay Combo on the market. .. More >>

43. Leading motorhome manufacturers to launch new models

20 February 2015 1:52pm | Enthuse

TrailLite, Allisee Autohomes, RV Supercentre, SmartRV and Auckland Motor Homes are among a number of leading motorhome and RV industry players who have chosen the Covi SuperShow in Auckland next month to not only exclusively exhibit at the show, but ..... More >>

44. Synlait Farms rebrands as Purata

26 February 2015 11:11am | Purata

With Latin and Maori origins meaning 'clear, bright - like a beautiful morning," Purata's name reflects the company's new vision post ownership change, says Purata CEO Juliet Maclean... More >>

45. NZCU Baywide Accepts "Severe" Privacy Censure

02 March 2015 4:26pm | NZCU Baywide Credit Union

NZCU Baywide says that once it was found to have committed a breach of a former staff member's privacy, it had attempted to resolve the matter. This was well ahead of the Human Rights Review Tribunal hearing... More >>

46. Spark NZ works to help restore communications to Vanuatu

16 March 2015 1:39pm | Spark

o Spark New Zealand will also credit customers' calls and texts made to Vanuatu since 7pm, Friday 13 March through to 7pm, Monday 16 March .. More >>

47. Bumper hot cross bun season forecast

17 March 2015 12:35pm | Countdown Supermarket

Kiwis on track to eat more than 11 million hot cross buns and half a million chocolate eggs from Countdown this Easter .. More >>

48. Kathmandu slows pace of store openings after first-half loss

24 March 2015 10:57am | BusinessDesk

March 24 (BusinessDesk) - Kathmandu Holdings, which operates 157 outdoor clothing and equipment outlets, is pulling back the pace of new store openings after aggressive price discounting slashed its margin in Australia and resulted in a first-half loss... More >>

49. Next season will be challenging and cash will be tight

25 March 2015 10:41am | DairyNZ

Industry body DairyNZ is advising farmers to focus on strong cashflow management as they look ahead to the 2015-16 season following Fonterra's half-year results announcement today... More >>

50. Trading update: SeaDragon FY 2015 sales to double

26 March 2015 7:04pm | SeaDragon

Additional Squalene supply agreements to underpin the trading performance of SeaDragon's existing operations in FY 2016 as its Omega 3 fish oil refinery moves to completion, preparing the company for a new growth phase. .. More >>

51. NZ milk powder futures drop as Fonterra lifts GDT volumes

27 March 2015 12:13pm | BusinessDesk

March 27 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand whole milk powder futures dropped after Fonterra Cooperative Group said it will increase the volume of product it puts up for sale on the GlobalDairyTrade platform, suggesting prices may extend their decline in next ..... More >>

52. Mt Ruapehu Life Passes Back Due To Demand

18 August 2006 4:46pm | Mt Ruapehu

Due to popular demand Ruapehu Alpine Lifts (RAL), operators of Mt Ruapehu Ski Areas, is re-opening sales on its limited edition Life Passes... More >>

53. Revolutionary new bedware rocks the bedroom

12 April 2007 10:38am | Goode PR

Bedrooms across the nation are about to be draped in a new level of luxury... More >>

54. Qantas Media Awards 2007 Results - Full List

19 May 2007 1:51pm | Qantas Media Awards

Qantas Media Awards 2007 Results Qantas Fellow to Wolfson College, Cambridge David Fisher Herald on Sunday.. More >>

55. Burgerfuel Wins Award For Eco Chip Cup Design

02 October 2009 10:49am | BurgerFuel

BurgerFuel claimed a victory at the Environmental Packaging awards. On the 6th of September 2009 The Packaging Council awarded the BurgerFuel 'Eco-licious' chip cup the Foodstuffs Packaging Design Award for its innovative combination of environmental ..... More >>

56. New approved medication for Premature Ejaculation

25 February 2010 4:13pm | Janssen-Cilag

Janssen-Cilag announced that PRILIGY® (dapoxetine) is now approved and available for use in New Zealand for the treatment of premature ejaculation (PE) in men 18-64 years of age... More >>

57. Cockroaches Invading New Zealand Homes

07 July 2010 4:19pm | Kiwicare

Cockroaches Invading New Zealand Homes There has been a recent surge in cockroach infestations in the warmer parts of New Zealand. Over the last couple of months, a time when sales normally slacken off as colder weather slows cockroaches down, ..... More >>

58. SCF auditor fined, censured for being out of his depth

25 November 2010 1:46pm | BusinessDesk

Nov. 25 (BusinessDesk) - The last auditor for South Canterbury Finance, who gave it a clear bill of health, has been fined and censured by his professional peers for lacking the skill to investigate such a large and complicated business. .. More >>

59. Communications for kiwifruit psa outbreak wins top award

31 May 2011 11:34am | PRINZ

The communications response to the outbreak of bacterial vine disease psa in New Zealand kiwifruit has won Melanie Palmer (ZESPRI International Limited) and Andrea Brady (Catalyst Communication Consulting Limited) the supreme award at the Public ..... More >>

60. 2degrees opens new stores in Auckland CBD on Friday

27 July 2011 1:58pm | 2 Degrees Mobile

2degrees is expanding its retail presence on Friday with the launch of two new stores in Auckland's CBD. The stores, located at 34 Queen Street and at the Civic Building on Wellesley Street, will open at 8:30am on Friday 29 July, each with special offers ..... More >>

61. Motor Vehicles: What is claimable and what is not

15 June 2012 4:43pm | NZ Accounting

Whether you already have a vehicle that you use in the business that is not currently on the books, or purchase a new vehicle, NZ Accounting can assist you in the process of introducing that vehicle into the business and recovering the appropriate amount ..... More >>

62. Take Note Dinsdale scoops up two big awards

01 August 2012 10:01am | Paper Plus

Local books and stationery store, Take Note Dinsdale, has been awarded the title of best in the country, taking out the honour of the Take Note Store of the Year, as well as the award for best sales at the annual Paper Plus Group Awards... More >>

63. Kiwi Umbrella Company Conquers Global Market

08 October 2012 12:07pm | Shade7

New Zealand's most wind-resistant outdoor umbrella range has taken the global market by storm with exports to 35 countries. .. More >>

64. 2degrees launches first 'Senior' phone

07 November 2012 3:45pm | 2degrees Mobile

2degrees today launches its first 'Senior' phone which is specifically designed to provide simplicity, safety and peace of mind for those in their golden years. The Alcatel OT-536 features extra-large talking buttons, hearing aid compatibility, ..... More >>

65. Second Triumph for Southland Dairy Awards Winners

08 April 2013 10:50am | NZ Dairy Industry Awards

Second Triumph for Southland Dairy Awards Winners The goals of the 2013 Southland Sharemilker/Equity Farmers of the Year, Don and Jess Moore, are to optimise production and maximise profit to reach farm ownership and enjoy a balanced lifestyle. The Moores, ..... More >>

66. NZ's most popular dark chocolate Fairtrade Certified

01 May 2013 10:51am | Whittakers

Whittaker's proudly announces New Zealand's top-selling dark chocolate block will now be Fairtrade Certified. Fairtrade Certified 72% Dark Ghana 250g will be on shelves in time for Fair Trade Fortnight 4-19 May. Whittaker's is the Exclusive ..... More >>

67. Air Tahiti Nui Increases Flights to Papeete and LA

09 July 2013 2:43pm | Air Tahiti Nui

Air Tahiti Nui has announced it will increase its Tahiti and Los Angeles connections as part of a global overhaul to give New Zealanders better access to two of the most sought-after destinations in the world... More >>

68. Strawberry Toppa proves to be Tip Top with fans

09 September 2013 2:35pm | Tip Top

Fans of the iconic Strawberry Toppa will be delighted to hear it will be back for a limited time early next year. The news follows Tip Top's announcement in August that ice cream lovers could vote online to bring back a favourite, from a selection ..... More >>

69. Blue Warehou - Quite Simply, a Fantastic All-Round Fish

18 September 2013 3:35pm | Fish of the Month

The humble blue warehou does not attract the rockstar status attributed to some seafood. It has a medium texture, its flavour is neither mild nor rich, it is moderately priced and available all year-round. .. More >>

70. Digital vs traditional media in New Zealand

20 September 2013 5:08pm | Roy Morgan Research

It's no secret that New Zealanders are spending more time than ever on the internet, but traditional media still plays an important role in their lives, according to findings in the latest Digital Universe report from Roy Morgan Research. In fact ..... More >>

71. Finalists Announced in New Zealand's Best Workplaces of 2013

01 October 2013 1:19pm | Kenexa Best Workplaces Survey

- Kenexa, an IBM Company (NYSE: IBM) and global provider of business solutions for human resources, today announced the finalists in its Best Workplaces Survey in New Zealand... More >>

72. $400,000 Must Be Won Today with Bullseye

07 October 2013 2:25pm | Lotto New Zealand

Lotto New Zealand has announced another Must Be Won draw - this time for its daily jackpotting game Bullseye. One Bullseye player could be $400,000 richer by the end of the day, as the First Division jackpot must be won tonight... More >>

73. Auckland's lack of spiritual stores

14 November 2013 4:47pm | Regan Northwood

It may seem like a niche market, but that is only because of the lack of stores. There was once a greater presence of crystal stores, where spiritual folk could take their pick of powerful stones and pendulums, but today we see a genuine lack... More >>

74. New dating service promises higher standards

16 December 2013 11:59am | Elite Singles

There's a new dating destination for smart, successful and confident singles, and it's where they've previously been hesitant to go - online. ELITESINGLES.co.nz launches in New Zealand this month following successful launches of the platform ..... More >>

75. High country station sells for undisclosed sum

17 February 2014 1:05pm | Bayley's Real Estate

Castle Hill Station in North Canterbury - remaining in New Zealand ownership following its sale by philanthropist and author Christine Fernyhough. .. More >>

76. Tourism Holdings Limited Appoints Market Development Manager

24 February 2014 12:56pm | Tourism Holdings Limited

Tourism Holdings Limited (thl) has announced that experienced marketer Rebecca Mason has joined the company on a 12 month contract, filling the role of Market Development Manager Maui & Britz for New Zealand and Australia. Rebecca started with thl on 10 ..... More >>

77. BurgerFuel Demands Freedom

14 March 2014 2:53pm | BurgerFuel

BurgerFuel has announced it will now use only 100% free range chicken in all gourmet burgers and sides at BurgerFuel restaurants in New Zealand. .. More >>

78. Trustpower Urges Aucklanders to 'Get It Together'

07 April 2014 11:03am | TrustPower

From today (06 April 14) the multi-service provider Trustpower is urging Aucklanders to get better value on their Ultra-Fast Broadband, Phone, Gas and Electricity by having it supplied, all on one account, as the company launches its unique multi-service ..... More >>

79. Oceania Living mulls listing in midst of rest home boom

22 July 2014 1:36pm | BusinessDesk

July 22 (BusinessDesk) - Oceania Living, the retirement village operator owned by funds associated with Macquarie Group, is mulling a public listing, raising funds in a sector that's in the midst of a building boom aimed at capitalising on an aging ..... More >>

80. Local Barber Raises the Bar in Barbering

29 July 2014 5:44pm | My Fathers Barbers

Highly acclaimed Hair Artist and Barber, 28-year old Matt Brown from Christchurch is officially opening the doors of his first 'Flagship Barbershop' on Monday 4th August at 6pm with a celebration launch at Shop 1 & 2, The Windmill Centre, 93 ..... More >>

81. No data drought - Vodafone doubles data for rural customers

04 September 2014 12:28pm | Vodafone

To meet the increasing data demand by users in RBI areas, Vodafone has today doubled the monthly data allowance on its Rural Wireless Broadband plans - at no additional cost - in preparation for a hyper-connected rural future... More >>

82. MediaWorks Radio: 2015 Line-Ups for the Rock and the Sound

03 December 2014 10:15am | Mediaworks

MediaWorks is refreshing its announcer line-ups for popular radio brands The Rock and The Sound. The changes involve the breakfast and daytime shows on both stations, and will further strengthen MediaWorks' dominance in commercial radio... More >>

83. New Point Chevalier Restaurant Embraces Nomadic History

12 December 2014 1:14pm | Nomad

A brand-new restaurant in Pt. Chevalier will celebrate the shared nomadic origins of New Zealand communities, creating a truly unique dining atmosphere for all who enter... More >>

84. New Zealand Welcomes One of World's Biggest Superyachts

23 January 2015 11:57am | Asia Pacific Superyachts NZ

January 22, 2015...New Zealand--One of the world's biggest superyachts, M.Y. Serene, arrived in Auckland in the early morning of January 20th to the surprise and delight of early bird wharf strollers... More >>

85. NZ lamb wool price jumps to 3 1/2 year high on rising demand

30 January 2015 5:01pm | BusinessDesk

Jan. 30 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand lamb wool prices rose to a three-and-a-half year high at auctions this week on increased demand for the fibre used in clothing, as buyers benefited from a decline in the local currency... More >>

86. Regional use of the Internet for economic development

25 February 2015 3:02pm | Internet NZ

This is a blog post that has appeared on InternetNZ's website at: https://internetnz.nz/blog/gigatown-and-regional-use-internet-economic-development . If you would like to be removed from the list that receives blog posts, please email david@internetnz.net.nz ... More >>

87. Fisher & Paykel Innovations Receive Top Award

27 February 2015 2:43pm | Fisher And Paykel

Auckland, NZ - 27 February, 2015: Fisher & Paykel, New Zealand's award winning appliance brand, has received further international recognition for its innovation in design adding another two iF Design Awards to its list of successes... More >>

88. Mediaworks' Newest Radio Brand 'Magic' to Launch April 20

23 March 2015 10:45am | Mediaworks

MediaWorks today unveiled a new nationwide radio brand Magic, which will launch on April 20. .. More >>

89. Valerie Adams Backs Healthy Fundraising Initiative

23 March 2015 4:32pm | Schuck PR

Four-time world shot put champion Valerie Adams is supporting an exciting new healthy fundraising initiative ecostore has developed using the humble cake of soap. Adams, who was also named "IAAF Athlete of the Year" in 2014, says she is all about ..... More >>

90. NZ dollar rises to new records vs. euro and Aussie

23 March 2015 5:32pm | BusinessDesk

March 23 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar rose to a new record against the euro ahead of a key meeting between Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and German chancellor Angela Merkel, who are at odds over terms of Greece's bailout, and produced ..... More >>

91. 15-year-old Wellbands Inventor launches Crowdfund campaign

25 March 2015 12:03pm | Wellbands

What do you do when you have an idea and it just won't go away? .. More >>

92. Queenstown voted top destination in NZ and the South Pacific

25 March 2015 4:31pm | Destination Queenstown

Queenstown, New Zealand (25 March 2015) - Queenstown has been named the number one destination in both New Zealand and the South Pacific in TripAdvisor's 2015 Travellers' Choice Awards... More >>

93. Urgent Action Needed on Cleaning Industry Training

26 March 2015 11:50am | CrestClean

Figures just released by NZQA showing a shocking level of training uptake by cleaners has led to calls from New Zealand's leading commercial company CrestClean for the introduction of a National Standard for the $1 billion commercial cleaning industry... More >>

94. One in five Auckland properties sell for over $1M at auction

26 March 2015 11:54am | Harcourts

In the latest auction results from New Zealand's largest real estate group, one in five Auckland properties have sold under the hammer for over one million dollars .. More >>

95. Hallenstein lifts profit 40% as it claws back market share

27 March 2015 12:10pm | BusinessDesk

March 27 (BusinessDesk) - Hallenstein Glasson, the fast-fashion clothing chain, lifted first-half profit 40 percent, beating its guidance, as it clawed back market share in a competitive retail environment. .. More >>

96. Inflation target at 2% risks overheated economy, BNZ says

27 March 2015 12:32pm | BusinessDesk

March 27 (BusinessDesk) - Targeting 2 percent annual inflation could force the Reserve Bank of New Zealand to cut interest rates too sharply and overheat the economy, says Bank of New Zealand, which suggests current low global inflation rates mean the local ..... More >>

97. NZ crossbred wool falls to two-month low

27 March 2015 3:51pm | BusinessDesk

March 27 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand crossbred wool, which accounts for the majority of New Zealand's production, fell to a two-month low at the South Island auction yesterday amid a stronger local currency and weaker buyer demand... More >>

98. Ford Laser XRi To Ignite Small Car Segment

20 April 2001 1:00pm | Ford New Zealand

Ford New Zealand is launching an exciting new Laser sports hatch, which has smart looks, a distinct personality and a recognisable road presence... More >>

99. ANZ Christchurch Branches To Open Saturdays

12 March 2002 10:22am | ANZ Bank

Two of ANZ Bank's Christchurch branches will now open from 10am to 2pm every Saturday... More >>

100. A Match Made In Hamilton

02 March 2004 11:30am | The Rock FM

It's not everyday one of New Zealand radio's same sex couples celebrate their tenth anniversary, but on April 1st of 2004, The Rock's breakfast hosts, Nick Trott and Roger Farrelly will do just that... More >>

 

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