Business Most Read

1. No TPP deal in Maui, but Groser 'extremely confident'

01 August 2015 2:55pm | BusinessDesk

Aug. 1 (BusinessDesk) - Intensive negotiations to seal the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade and investment pact in Hawaii this week have failed. .. More >>

2. House price expectations highest since survey began in 1996

31 July 2015 5:32pm | ASB Bank

House price expectations hit a new record, with a net 65% of respondents expecting house prices to increase. o More people expect interest rate declines over the next year. o First signs that new rules for property investors are impacting price ..... More >>

3. Groser proves trade credentials by insisting on a good deal

01 August 2015 5:06pm | DCANZ - Dairy Companies Association New Zealand

The Dairy Companies Association of New Zealand (DCANZ) is commending New Zealand Trade Minister, Tim Groser, for standing firm against enormous pressure to concede to a sub-standard deal for dairy. The Minister and his team of expert negotiators ..... More >>

4. Xero 1Q cash burn accelerates

03 August 2015 10:35am | BusinessDesk

Aug. 3 (BusinessDesk) - Xero, the cloud-based accounting software developer, burned through cash at a faster pace in the June quarter as it ramped up spending on an expanding workforce and more than doubled expenditure on marketing and advertising... More >>

5. Belinda Moffat decides to leave FMA

03 August 2015 2:11pm | Financial Markets Authority

The Financial Market's Authority (FMA) today announced that Belinda Moffat has decided to leave the FMA after three and a half years leading the FMA's enforcement team. Ms Moffat joined the FMA in March 2012, in the establishment phase of the new ..... More >>

6. Fletcher dumps Aussie distribution chief in ANZ merger

03 August 2015 12:48pm | BusinessDesk

Aug. 3 (BusinessDesk) - Fletcher Building has dumped its Australian head of distribution and will merge the business with its New Zealand counterpart, while separately announcing the departure of chief information officer Carl Powell... More >>

7. Calibre Consulting wins Silver at INNOVATE NZ Awards

02 August 2015 12:14pm | Calibre Consulting

Calibre Consulting has won a Silver Award at the 2015 INNOVATE NZ Awards of Excellence for the improvements made to the anaerobic digestion systems at Palmerston North City Council's (PNCC) Waste Water Treatment Plant... More >>

8. UPDATE: Meridian, power company stocks rise on smelter deal

03 August 2015 10:55am | BusinessDesk

Aug. 3 (BusinessDesk) - Electricity company shares rose on news that the Tiwai Point aluminium smelter will remain open and run at full capacity at least until the end of 2017, even though Meridian Energy remains the sole supplier after other power ..... More >>

9. New Zealand's most trusted brands for 2015 revealed

27 July 2015 9:35am | Metro Marketing

The popular chocolate manufacturing company has been announced New Zealand's most trusted brand in the annual Reader's Digest 'Most Trusted Brands' survey released today. .. More >>

10. MARKET CLOSE: NZX 50 Index rises to record; MRP, Meridian up

03 August 2015 5:44pm | BusinessDesk

MARKET CLOSE: NZX 50 Index rises to record; MRP, Meridian gain on Tiwai, Trilogy soars .. More >>

11. Tiwai Point smelter safe until 2017; Meridian sole supplier

03 August 2015 9:09am | BusinessDesk

Aug. 3 (BusinessDesk) - The Tiwai Point aluminium smelter will remain open, with Meridian Energy remaining its sole electricity supplier at an undisclosed but somewhat improved electricity price for about 30 percent of the smelter's total consumption... More >>

12. NZ Dollar Outlook: Falling kiwi likely on dairy weakness

03 August 2015 1:14pm | BusinessDesk

Aug. 3 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar is expected to decline this week, weighed down by further weakness in the country's key dairy industry and by a strengthening US dollar... More >>

13. Real estate boss supports call for foreign buyers' register

02 August 2015 10:20am | Cameron Brewer

The call for a foreign buyers' register is supported by Geoff Barnett, National Manager of Century 21 New Zealand. .. More >>

14. New Zealand's First Community Ecommerce Initiative

31 July 2015 3:00pm | Storbie Limited

New Zealand's First Community Ecommerce Initiative to Launch as Part of Hamilton CBD Revitalisation Strategy .. More >>

15. Facilities Management industry takes off in New Zealand

29 July 2015 12:29pm | Hays

Demand for facilities management services in New Zealand is set to grow in the months ahead as companies continue to outsource the management of their buildings and assets, says recruiting experts Hays Facilities Management... More >>

16. Wellington, Whangarei and Auckland projects win gold

03 August 2015 9:42am | Make Lemonade

The Lower Hatea River crossing in Whangarei, a new state of the art building at Middlemore hospital in Auckland and Wellington's Clyde Quay Wharf were the gold winners last night at the 50th annual NZ INNOVATE awards, organised by ACENZ - ..... More >>

17. NZ must do more on exploited migrant labour: US State Dept

31 July 2015 5:21pm | BusinessDesk

July 31 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand needs to significantly boost its efforts to protect vulnerable migrant workers against exploitative employers, says the US Department of State, in its latest human trafficking report. .. More >>

18. Meridian, MightyRiverPower shares gain before Tiwai decision

31 July 2015 5:24pm | BusinessDesk

July 31 (BusinessDesk) - A decision to keep the Tiwai Point aluminium smelter open appears increasingly likely, with shares of Meridian Energy and MightyRiverPower gaining ahead of Monday's scheduled announcement on the future of the Bluff industrial ..... More >>

19. FMA head of enforcement Belinda Moffat to leave in September

03 August 2015 2:31pm | BusinessDesk

Aug. 3 (BusinessDesk) - Financial Markets Authority head of enforcement Belinda Moffat will leave next month, having wrapped up the market watchdog's investigations into the collapse of the finance company sector through the latter half of last decade... More >>

20. 'Precarious' Solid Energy in banks' hands; govt eyes options

03 August 2015 5:54pm | BusinessDesk

Aug. 3 (BusinessDesk) - Liquidation of state-owned coal company Solid Energy "cannot be ruled out" but is "not the number one preferred option of the government," says Prime Minister John Key, who confirmed the beleaguered company was discussed ..... More >>

21. How to form a company in NZ yourself for only $160.22

23 July 2012 10:36am |

Starting out in business? Rather than spend money with your lawyer or accountant on forming a company, do it yourself online for only $160.22.. More >>

22. T&G Global strengthens position as asparagus marketer

31 July 2015 3:14pm | BusinessDesk

July 31 (BusinessDesk) - T&G Global, the fruit marketer controlled by Germany's BayWa, has acquired assets from long-term Australian partner M&G Vizzarri, strengthening its position as a major asparagus trader... More >>

23. NZ finalists showcased in international tech awards

03 August 2015 2:01pm | Internet NZ

InternetNZ welcomes the announcement by Communications Minister Amy Adams today that six New Zealand companies have been selected as finalists in this year's World Summit Awards. .. More >>

24. Fish dumping incident investigated

03 August 2015 11:12am | Ministry For Primary Industries

Fish dumping incident investigated The Ministry for Primary Industries is investigating a potential fish-dumping incident off the coast of Northland on Friday (31 July). MPI Compliance Director Dean Baigent says two separate fishermen alerted staff in ..... More >>

25. Tainui to sell up to 50% of its Hamilton shopping centre

03 August 2015 1:28pm | BusinessDesk

Aug. 3 (BusinessDesk) - Tainui Group Holdings (TGH), the investment arm of the Waikato tribe, plans to sell as much as 50 percent of its The Base shopping centre in Te Rapa, northwest Hamilton, using the funds to repay debt and for other investments... More >>

26. Maritime industry backing World Maritime activities

31 July 2015 3:48pm | Maritime New Zealand

With worldwide shortages of over 42,500 officers expected by 2019, the New Zealand maritime industry will focus firmly on education and training for "NZ Careers at Sea" to celebrate World Maritime Day (Thurs, Sept 24)... More >>

27. Meridian signs a variation to its electricity agreement

03 August 2015 9:30am | Meridian Energy

3 August 2015 Meridian Energy has signed a variation to the existing Electricity Agreement with New Zealand Aluminium Smelters Ltd (NZAS) following extended negotiations. .. More >>

28. Gensis Support for Meridian Tiwai contract

03 August 2015 10:23am | Genesis

Genesis Energy Limited announced today that it has signed a contract with Meridian Energy to support the provision of electricity required by New Zealand Aluminium Smelters (Tiwai) with the following key terms: - 50MW .. More >>

29. Endeavour Chardonnay a rare and inspirational wine

03 August 2015 11:22am | Kite Communications

New Zealand's most expensive white wine was bottled in Hawke's Bay last week and anticipation is high amongst discerning wine consumers who have had to wait three years since the last vintage came to market... More >>

30. Whittaker's Chocolate expands into Malaysia

19 June 2014 10:48am | Whittakers

Whittaker's is expanding into the Malaysian market with its New Zealand-made chocolates to be made widely available through leading retailers. It marks New Zealand's Most Trusted Brand's largest expansion into Asia, in terms of product range and distribution ..... More >>

31. Waste Not Want Not

24 July 2015 11:03am | The PR Shop

New Zealand's Largest CID Resource Recovery Facility Opens New Plant in Onehunga New Zealand's largest construction, industrial and demolition (CID) resource recovery facility today officially opened its new sort line, wood chipping and plasterboard ..... More >>

32. Sky Celebrates 25 Years

24 July 2015 2:31pm | Lassoo

Thousands of Kiwis Keen to Snap up Ultimate Fan Experiences as Sky Celebrates 25 Years .. More >>

33. Community Post applications open

29 July 2015 3:12pm | New Zealand Post

New Zealand Post is looking forward to once again donating over a million postage-included envelopes to community groups through Community Post. .. More >>

34. ComCom follows through with NAIT price-fixing suit

03 August 2015 9:30am | BusinessDesk

Aug. 3 (BusinessDesk) - The Commerce Commission has filed court proceedings against PGG Wrightson, Elders New Zealand and five individuals it claims fixed fees charged during the introduction of a national livestock tagging scheme. The regulator is ..... More >>

35. NZ dollar jumps higher after weak US employment cost data

03 August 2015 8:50am | BusinessDesk

Aug. 3 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar jumped higher after weak data on US employment costs prompted traders to pull back expectations for US interest rate hikes... More >>

36. Contact to supply a portion of Tiwai's electricity

03 August 2015 9:21am | Contact Energy

Contact Energy Limited (Contact) announced today that it has signed a financial contract with Meridian Energy which forms a portion of the electricity required by New Zealand Aluminium Smelters to operate its Tiwai smelter with the following key ..... More >>

37. Paging network to be shut down in New Zealand

31 July 2015 2:00pm | Spark

Paging network to be shut down in New Zealand The days of getting 'beeped' are coming to an end. After several years of review Spark New Zealand has announced its decision to decommission the legacy paging network on 31 March 2017. Nowadays, paging ..... More >>

38. Paying your Children to work on the farm

03 August 2015 11:02am | Crowe Horwath

Whether it be feeding the calves after school or docking lambs, working on the family farm is a quintessential rural New Zealand right of passage for many kiwi kids. .. More >>

39. Experienced Southland farmers pave the way for young talent

03 August 2015 11:04am | Rabobank

A group of leading Southland farmers have identified the pressing need to develop young farming talent in order to secure a sustainable future for the region's agricultural industry, as well as New Zealand's farming sector overall. .. More >>

40. ASB offers special one-year home loan fixed interest rate

02 July 2015 5:25pm | ASB Bank

ASB has reduced its one-year home loan fixed interest rate special to 4.89% p.afor a limited time. .. More >>

41. Fronde CEO To Step Down

27 July 2015 12:04pm | Fronde Systems

Fronde CEO To Step Down Auckland and Sydney, 27 July 2015 - Today Fronde announced that Ian Clarke will step down from his role as Chief Executive, a role he has held for the last seven years. Clarke joined Fronde 16 years ago and during his time with ..... More >>

42. Demand for NZ company's expertise in geothermal energy

03 August 2015 9:37am | IESE

With Japan's demand for geothermal energy continuing to grow Auckland company International Earth Sciences (IESE) is looking to take advantage of the burgeoning market. .. More >>

43. Tauranga Eastern Link officially complete

30 July 2015 1:38pm | NZ Transport Agency

Tauranga Eastern Link officially complete New Zealand's newest stretch of state highway - the Tauranga Eastern Link (TEL) - will open to traffic on Monday August 3. The $455 million NZ Transport Agency project delivers 21 kilometres of four-lane, ..... More >>

44. Furnware ASB Exporter of the Year

31 July 2015 9:35am | Export New Zealand

Furnware takes out ExportNZ Hawke's Bay 2015 ASB Exporter of the Year Hastings school furniture design company Furnware has won ExportNZ's ASB Exporter of the Year Award. The award was presented by Mike Atkins, Head of Trade Finance at ASB ..... More >>

45. CINZ 2015 conference attracts industry leaders

03 August 2015 9:34am | Conventions and Incentives NZ

CINZ 2015 conference attracts industry leaders One of the world's top business events leaders heads the list of speakers at the Conventions and Incentives New Zealand (CINZ) annual conference in Christchurch next month. Claire Smith, Vancouver Convention ..... More >>

46. Big things begin with baby steps

03 August 2015 11:17am | Thornton Communications

Big things begin with baby steps Dynamic entrepreneur Kathryn Wilson is New Zealand's premier footwear designer and has won a string of awards, including the ANZ Young Business Person of the Year 2015 and Sir Peter Blake Trust Leadership Award 2014. ..... More >>

47. Trilogy International outlines guidance for the half year

03 August 2015 3:55pm | Trilogy International Ltd

Trilogy International Limited (NZX:TIL) announced today that its half year revenue to 30 September 2015 is forecast to exceed $23m, up from $15.2m for the same half year prior (to 30 September 2014), a year-on-year increase of more than 50%... More >>

48. Unanimous vote for Waimea Contract Carriers Limited to trade

03 August 2015 1:27pm | PricewaterhouseCoopers

The creditors of Waimea Contract Carriers Limited (Administrators Appointed), a log transport business operating in Nelson and Marlborough, today voted in favour of a repayment arrangement that will see the company trade on. .. More >>

49. Great weather for power savings

31 July 2015 11:53am | Boyd PR

With New Zealand in the middle of an El Nino event, hydro lakes are headed for optimum levels meaning it's a good time to lock in lower power prices, says electricity expert and executive director of Utilise, Simon Young. According to NIWA's latest ..... More >>

50. 13 companies gain up to $24.5M in R&D grants

31 July 2015 4:25pm | BusinessDesk

July 31 (BusinessDesk) - Thirteen companies were the recipients of the latest batch of government-funded research and development growth grants totalling up to $24.5 million over three years, including the listed Eroad receiving its first ever taxpayer ..... More >>

51. NZ dollar drops on weaker business sentiment

31 July 2015 5:22pm | BusinessDesk

July 31 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar fell after a survey showed deteriorating business confidence, and may decline further with key event risks next week in the GlobalDairyTrade auction, labour market statistics and a Fonterra Cooperative Group ..... More >>

52. NZ Super Fund keeps strong equity weighting following review

03 August 2015 9:13am | BusinessDesk

July 31 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand Superannuation Fund is sticking with a strong weighting to equities following a five-year review of its passive reference portfolio, which forms the basis for most of the fund's investments... More >>

53. Cooks given until close of trade Monday to file accounts

03 August 2015 10:42am | BusinessDesk

Aug. 3 (BusinessDesk) - Cooks Global Foods, which is rolling out its Esquires coffee chain beyond New Zealand and Australia, has been given until the market close on Monday to file its overdue annual report, NZX Regulation says... More >>

54. NZ's first Zero Energy House leads move to end power bills

29 June 2012 6:54pm | SolarCity

Intelligent Roof on NZ's first Zero Energy House leads move to end power bills .. More >>

55. Carpet Court sold to Australasian fund manager

24 July 2015 1:46pm | Wright Communications

Carpet Court sold to Australasian fund manager Australasian fund manager Allegro Funds is excited to announce it has taken a controlling interest in New Zealand's leading flooring retailer Carpet Court, which has 60 outlets across the country. ..... More >>

56. Westland Milk cuts payout further as dairy prices fall

29 July 2015 12:46pm | BusinessDesk

July 29 (BusinessDesk) - Westland Milk Products, New Zealand's second-largest dairy cooperative, cut its forecast milk payout to farmers by 10 cents for the current season and for next season's by $1, in the face of sustained weakness in global dairy ..... More >>

57. Pukeko Pictures Announces Appointment of Clive Spink as CEO

30 July 2015 10:59am | Pukeko Pictures

Pukeko Pictures Announces Appointment of Clive Spink as Chief Executive Officer Thursday July 30 2015 ...Wellington, New Zealand... .. More >>

58. MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares rise; Heartland, Kathmandu climb

30 July 2015 5:41pm | BusinessDesk

July 30 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand shares rose. Heartland New Zealand advanced after the bank affirmed its profit guidance. Kathmandu Holdings gained on the back of a positive earnings forecast by its would-be acquirer, Briscoe Group. .. More >>

59. NZ dollar little changed as Chinese industrial output slows

03 August 2015 5:14pm | BusinessDesk

Aug. 3 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar was little changed as Chinese data showed industrial production slowed more than expected last month, raising fears about the strength of the world's most-populous nation, and as traders await US manufacturing ..... More >>

60. TPP can't wait for Canada's October election, says Key

03 August 2015 5:32pm | BusinessDesk

Aug. 3 (BusinessDesk) - The conclusion of the Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiations needs to occur before the Oct. 19 Canadian federal elections, says Prime Minister John Key, who is tipping the likelihood a further negotiating round "in the ..... More >>

61. Sir John Todd passes away

30 July 2015 3:49pm | Todd Corporation

The former Chairman of the Todd Corporation and one of New Zealand's most distinguished business leaders of the post-war years, Sir John Todd, has died. .. More >>

62. Beef + Lamb New Zealand Launches Referendum Proposal

03 August 2015 12:12pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

Beef + Lamb New Zealand has launched the 2015 Sheepmeat and Beef Levy Referendum proposal, outlining activities for the next levy cycle between 2016-2022. Sheepmeat and beef producers, including dairy farmers through their cull cows, will have the ..... More >>

63. Trilogy says first-half sales may rise 50%; shares soar

03 August 2015 4:46pm | BusinessDesk

Trilogy forecasts first-half revenue will rise more than 50% to $23 mln; shares soar .. More >>

64. Commission wool scouring conference deferred

03 August 2015 5:28pm | Commerce Commission

Yesterday the Commerce Commission was provided with new confidential information in relation to the property valuations involved in Cavalier Wool Holdings Limited's application to acquire 100% of New Zealand Wool Services International's wool scouring ..... More >>

65. Gumtree Out, Post-a-Note In

02 March 2015 12:17pm | Post A Note

Gumtree, one of the UK's largest websites, has decided to shut down its New Zealand operations as of March. The website allowed users to buy and sell goods for free, which flew directly in the face of Trademe, New Zealand's largest online marketplace. ..... More >>

66. Auckland Airport ushers in a new era of duty free shopping

24 June 2015 3:21pm | Auckland Airport

New Zealand's new duty free shopping experience starts from 29 June 2015, with the arrival of Auckland Airport's two new international duty free retailers, Aer Rianta International and LS Travel Retail Pacific... More >>

67. AA celebrates Tauranga Eastern Link highway opening

30 July 2015 2:01pm | AA Insurance

AA celebrates Tauranga Eastern Link highway opening The opening of the Tauranga Eastern Link is a huge milestone to celebrate for the Bay of Plenty region, says the Automobile Association. The previous stretch of State Highway 2 from Mount Maunganui ..... More >>

68. Wages climbing faster than CPI

31 July 2015 11:51am | Senescall Akers Ltd

Private sector pay increases continue to run well ahead of inflation during the past year, according to employment relations consultancy Adelhelm & Associates' latest private sector wage survey... More >>

69. MARKET CLOSE: NZ stocks rise; Meridian, MRP up on Tiwai

31 July 2015 5:38pm | BusinessDesk

July 31 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand shares rose. Meridian Energy and MightyRiverPower gained ahead of a decision on the future of the Tiwai Point aluminium smelter and as investors sought companies with relatively strong dividend yields... More >>

70. Serko partners with broadening hotel inventory

03 August 2015 10:25am | Serko

Auckland, New Zealand. 3 August 2015 - Serko Ltd. ( SKO.NZ ) A leader in online travel booking and expense management for business, announced today that it has partnered with, the world's number one accommodation site, to give Serko Online ..... More >>

71. Changes at Queenstown Holiday Park & Motels Creeksyde

03 August 2015 4:12pm | TIANZ

Long time tourism stalwarts Tonnie and Erna Spijkerbosch have put their succession plan in motion with the appointment of Business Manager, Duncan Ridd. The Spijkerboschs have owned and operated Queenstown Holiday Park and Motels Creeksyde since 1987. ..... More >>

72. ARANZ Medical a finalist in World Summit Awards

03 August 2015 3:56pm | ARANZ Medical

CHRISTCHURCH, NZ., 3 August, 2015 - ARANZ Medical ( ) has been named a finalist in this year's World Summit Awards for creativity and innovation in ICT. The announcement was made today by Communications Minister Amy Adams... More >>

73. 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 >>

74. 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 >>

75. New Zealand's Best Restaurants Announced for 2015

09 June 2015 10:05am | Cuisine

Canterbury restaurant Roots has been named Cuisine magazine's NZ Restaurant of the Year 2015, thanks to an innovative approach and creative dishes that focus on local ingredients... More >>

76. Community Enterprise loses contract after over 20 years

03 August 2015 9:33am | CBEC

FNDC decision ends decades of partnership between Iwi, community social enterprise and Council, that has created jobs and outstanding waste minimisation results for the North. .. More >>

77. MEUG appoints John Harbord as Chair

03 August 2015 1:16pm | Major Electricity Users Group

The Major Electricity Users Group (MEUG) has appointed John Harbord as Independent Chair following a rigorous selection process. .. More >>

78. Best Buy Award finds NZers prefer Toyota, Countdown, Spark

03 August 2015 5:14pm | Best Buy Awards

The first Best Buy Award research conducted in New Zealand shows that when it comes to the price-quality ratio, New Zealanders give the highest grades to companies and products such as Toyota, Countdown, Nestlé, Spark and Colgate .. More >>

79. 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 >>

80. 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 >>

81. Student named ANZ's first NZ Technology Intern

30 July 2015 9:27am | ANZ Bank

IT student Aidan Brown's skills, attitude and commitment have been recognised by ANZ bank which has awarded him its first New Zealand Technology Internship. .. More >>

82. Business "appalled" with government's treatment of KiwiRail

30 July 2015 10:20am | First Union

The rail workers' union is backing calls from Mainfreight chairman Bruce Plested for "more positive support for long-term rail infrastructure", says Rail and Maritime Transport Union (RMTU) General Secretary Wayne Butson... More >>

83. Meredith Connell Announces New Partner

31 July 2015 4:37pm | Exceltium

Meredith Connell is very pleased to welcome Leo Farmer as the firm's newest partner. .. More >>

84. World Week Ahead: Eyes on US jobs reports

03 August 2015 8:02am | BusinessDesk

Aug. 3 (BusinessDesk) - Aside from the latest corporate earnings including from Walt Disney, a US jobs report and its implication for the timing of the first Federal Reserve interest rate rise in almost a decade will draw the focus in the coming week... More >>

85. 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 >>

86. Cavalier plans to sell assets,cut jobs, outsource operations

03 August 2015 10:41am | BusinessDesk

Cavalier plans to sell assets,cut jobs,outsource operations By Tina Morrison Aug. 3 (BusinessDesk) - Cavalier Corp is selling assets, outsourcing operations, reducing staff and paying down debt as the carpet maker tries to improve profits after restructuring ..... More >>

87. AMP awarded a silver rating from Morningstar

03 August 2015 5:03pm | AMP

Leading KiwiSaver provider AMP is pleased to announce it has again been awarded a Silver analyst rating from international rating house Morningstar - the highest rating awarded to a KiwiSaver scheme... More >>

88. Campaign to Stop Puppy Milling in New Zealand

31 March 2015 10:08am | Paw Justice

Paw Justice Uses Online Auction Site Against Itself in a Campaign to Stop Puppy Milling in New Zealand.. More >>

89. New Zealand is facing Migration Surge in 2015

15 July 2015 7:28am | Business Immigration NZ Ltd Article

As of June 22, 2015, the annual net migration of the year has reached 58,000, says Statistics New Zealand (SNZ). According to the data, most of them travelled here for study reasons... More >>

90. Now there's My Food Bag for one

24 July 2015 10:06am | My Food Bag

If you usually cook for one you know what a challenge it can be to instil variety into your menu. Now, My Food Bag has the answer with a new service designed just for you... More >>

91. Slingshot purchases Woosh customer base

27 July 2015 11:43am | Slingshot

Mark Callander, chief executive of M2 NZ, which owns Slingshot, says the acquisition of the fixed line and transitional capable wireless customers is a natural addition to the existing Slingshot business... More >>

92. Drone Services in the Heart of Auckland

27 July 2015 5:19pm | ASG E-Guard

Working within the new framework of drone rules, ASG E-Guard is now offering a range of services to businesses in the greater Auckland area and beyond. Using state of the art equipment, the company is able to quickly produce the imagery products that ..... More >>

93. Harmoney founder and CEO Neil Roberts leaves board

30 July 2015 3:36pm | BusinessDesk

July 30 (BusinessDesk) - Neil Roberts, founder and majority owner of Harmoney Corp, has stepped down from the peer-to-peer lender's board but will remain as chief executive. .. More >>

94. Australia considering lowering GST import threshold

31 July 2015 9:29am | PwC

Australia is proposing changes to its GST import threshold to try to even the playing field for its local retailers. Currently, the threshold on imported goods allows Australians to buy goods online from overseas for up to A$1000 without being charged ..... More >>

95. New Zealand's "Most Liked" Lawyers

31 July 2015 1:05pm | LawFuel - NZ's Leading Law News Site - As the popularity of Facebook has soared, New Zealand law news and law jobs site LawFuel the law news site has ranked the top 50 "Most Liked" law firms in New Zealand... More >>

96. Nuance Releases First Dragon Legal NZ Edition

31 July 2015 1:35pm | Nuance Communications

New Zealand Legal Organisations Can Now Reduce Documentation Turnaround Time and Transcription Costs with Fast and Accurate Legal-specific Speech Recognition Software .. More >>

97. Up to 50% Of the Base Shopping Centre up for grabs

03 August 2015 12:54pm | Tainui Group Holdings

Tainui Group Holdings (TGH) today announced that it intends to offer for sale up to 50 per cent ofThe Base, one of New Zealand's largest and most successful shopping centres located at Te Rapa, North-West Hamilton... More >>

98. New, young director takes out top national valuation award

03 August 2015 1:59pm | Kite Communications

Logan Stone, a leading national and international property valuation business recently announced a new director of the business, Jay Sorensen. At 28 years old, he may be youthful, but he is already packing a punch in the valuation industry having been ..... More >>

99. Business Pioneers Recognised for Transforming Industries

03 August 2015 2:12pm | NZ women entrepreneurs Hall of Fame

Three entrepreneurs, responsible for transforming their industries and in doing so changing NZ, have been honoured for their contributions. .. More >>

100. Northland TOP 10 Holiday Park wins highest accolades

03 August 2015 2:37pm | PerceptionPR

3 August 2015 - Kauri Coast has taken out this year's Supreme Award in the annual TOP 10 Holiday Parks' annual awards. .. More >>


Get More From Scoop

Business Most Read
Search Scoop  
Powered by Vodafone
NZ independent news