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1. Revert raises $1.2M in second round funding

16 April 2015 10:38am | Revert

New Zealand-based cloud backup specialist Revert has secured a further $1.2 million in funding bringing the total funding received to date to over $1.6 million. .. More >>

2. NZ Health Ministry well advanced on first social impact bond

17 April 2015 7:28am | BusinessDesk

NZ Ministry of Health well on the way to delivering NZ's first social impact bond .. More >>

3. RESEND: Timely Fonterra bond sale draws oversubscriptions

16 April 2015 4:51pm | BusinessDesk

April 16 (BusinessDesk) - Fonterra Cooperative Group attracted $100 million of oversubscriptions for its 2021 bonds in a sale that benefitted from the maturity of $800 million of existing debt at the world's biggest dairy exporter and a large government bond maturity ..... More >>

4. Infometrics launch web-based community demographic profiles

16 April 2015 4:40pm | Infometrics

Infometrics launches web-based community demographic profiles Infometrics are pleased to announce the launching of complimentary web-based Community Profiles for every territorial authority and region of New Zealand. The Community Profiles are a tool ..... More >>

5. Paul Whiston appointed CEO of LIC Automation

17 April 2015 2:08pm | LIC

Paul Whiston appointed CEO of LIC Automation LIC has appointed Paul Whiston as chief executive of its new subsidiary business, LIC Automation. Paul Whiston, originally from Rotorua, was previously head of sales and marketing for Paymark Ltd, the bank-owned ..... More >>

6. Ngai Tahu Property announces master plan

16 April 2015 3:41pm | Ngai Tahu Property

Ngai Tahu Property today launched the master plan for its central Christchurch City site, which proposes to create a unique combination of commercial, residential and Government tenants in a prime location. The historic King Edwards Barracks site, ..... More >>

7. celebrates record audience numbers

17 April 2015 11:04am | Nielsen - NetRatings

Latest Nielsen Online Ratings figures show has a unique monthly audience of 1,811,000* - a new record that sees the multi-award winning news and information site close the gap between the Trade Me audience to 38,000, and strengthen its leadership ..... More >>

8. Businesses addressing substance abuse in workplace

14 April 2015 12:38pm | The Drug Detection Agency

Auckland, 14 April 2015: A growing number of New Zealand businesses are recognising the danger of drug abuse in the workplace and addressing the issue, according to New Zealand's leading on-site workplace drug testing agency. .. More >>

9. Positives in low prices for 'Saudi Arabia of milk'

17 April 2015 2:27pm | Lincoln University

Positives in low prices for 'Saudi Arabia of milk' Low dairy prices will benefit the New Zealand dairy industry in the long term, Lincoln University Agribusiness and Food Marketing Programme Director Nic Lees says. "The low prices are the best ..... More >>

10. NZ dollar could stay above Aussie dollar parity: UBS

17 April 2015 6:12pm | BusinessDesk

NZ dollar could stay above Aussie dollar parity for 'at least a year', UBS says .. More >>

11. 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 >>

12. LIC and Lely enter R&D partnership in farm sensor technology

17 April 2015 11:44am | BusinessDesk

April 17 (BusinessDesk) - Livestock Improvement Corp, a farmer cooperative that sells bull semen and manages a dairy genetics database, has entered a research and development partnership with Dutch agricultural company Lely Group. .. More >>

13. NZ dollar pares gains ahead of US inflation

17 April 2015 5:29pm | BusinessDesk

April 17 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar pared its gains against the greenback ahead of US inflation data, on concern a strong number could make up for a string of recent weak economic data and reignite talk of Federal Reserve rate increases... More >>

14. 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 >>

15. Capital Gains Tax misses the point

17 April 2015 2:10pm | Auckland Property Investors Association

Auckland, New Zealand - 17th May 2015 - The Reserve Bank's call for 'fresh consideration' on tax policy for properties misses the point in addressing the current Auckland housing imbalance... More >>

16. Air NZ to fly over 650,000 more domestic seats in FY16

17 April 2015 5:18pm | Air New Zealand

Air New Zealand will increase its total domestic capacity by more than 650,000 seats in the coming financial year. .. More >>

17. MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares fall; ANZ, Spark drop, FSF rebounds

17 April 2015 5:33pm | BusinessDesk

April 17 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand shares fell, paced by Australia and New Zealand Banking Group and Spark New Zealand, as weakness in the Australian stock market weighed on dual-listed companies. Fonterra Shareholders' Fund rebounded from a record low... More >>

18. FMA completes Memorandum of Understanding

16 April 2015 12:03pm | Financial Markets Authority

The Financial Markets Authority (FMA) has recently signed Memorandums of Understanding (MOUs) with the Insurance Savings Ombudsman (ISO) and the Banking Ombudsman Scheme (BOS). This follows the completion of MOUs with the Financial Dispute Resolution ..... More >>

19. NZ dollar tumbles vs. Aussie in flip-flop trade

16 April 2015 5:28pm | BusinessDesk

April 16 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar tumbled about 1 Australian cent, having flirted with another attempt at parity this week, after figures showed the jobless rate fell in Australia last month as the economy added jobs... More >>

20. John Williamson flags Hellaby resignation

17 April 2015 9:29am | BusinessDesk

April 17 (BusinessDesk) - John Williamson, managing director of Hellaby Holdings, will step down at the diversified investors' annual meeting, after nearly eight years with the company. .. More >>

21. Alexandra Park's 'wow' display apartment opens to the public

17 April 2015 12:51pm | Alexandra Park

This weekend Alexandra Park opens up its spectacular display apartment to the wider public following a number of sales already confirmed and hugely positive feedback to the planned '223 Green Lane West' 21st century urban village for Auckland... More >>

22. Local Government Excellence Awards ® winners announced

17 April 2015 11:08am | Society of Local Government Managers

2015 McGredy Winder SOLGM Local Government Excellence Awards ® winners announced Project Helix, an end to end online building consenting system, submitted by Selwyn District Council was announced Supreme Award Winner of the 2015 McGredy Winder SOLGM ..... More >>

23. Vodafone nabs gold edge exclusive for GALAXY S6 launch

02 April 2015 3:58pm | Vodafone

Who says your pocket can't be as glamorous as you are? Vodafone customers who live for glitz and glamour can 'join the A-list' from today, with pre-sales open for the Samsung GALAXY S6 and Samsung GALAXY S6 edge - including in gold - only from ..... More >>

24. iHeartRadio NZ To Stream Radio New Zealand

17 April 2015 1:20pm | iHeartRadio NZ

Radio New Zealand is joining the iHeartRadio New Zealand platform, further strengthening its position as the country's leading digital streaming offering. NZME's Group Strategy and Operations Director, Carolyn Luey says with Radio New Zealand recognised ..... More >>

25. 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 >>

26. Another regional ISP forced to switch off Global Mode

14 April 2015 3:15pm | PrimoWireless

Taranaki broadband provider PrimoWireless has been forced to disable access to Global Mode® services after being threatened with legal action from a conglomerate of NZ media companies. .. More >>

27. Spectacular news from Air New Zealand, says tourism partner

16 April 2015 9:39am | Tourism New Zealand

Tourism New Zealand's Chief Executive Kevin Bowler says today's announcement from Air New Zealand regarding the commencement of flights between Houston in the USA and Auckland, is a spectacular one for the industry. "Visitor arrivals from ..... More >>

28. NZ dollar touches record vs. euro amid concerns about Greece

17 April 2015 8:38am | BusinessDesk

April 17 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar touched a fresh record high against the euro amid mounting concerns that Greece may exit the common currency as it fails to make progress in reaching agreement on its debt repayments... More >>

29. Air NZ's Houston link paves way for United Airlines tie-up

17 April 2015 4:18pm | BusinessDesk

Air NZ's Houston service paves the way for partnership with United Airlines, analysts say .. More >>

30. Flurry of NZX IPOs seen in coming months: Nikko Asset

14 April 2015 4:19pm | BusinessDesk

April 14 (BusinessDesk) - Kiwi investors can expect a strong pipeline of initial public offerings from New Zealand and Australian companies listing in coming months to take advantage of the rising market, says Nikko Asset Management head of equities ..... More >>

31. nib launches travel insurance for first time in New Zealand

15 April 2015 11:12am | nib NZ

nib, New Zealand's second largest health insurance provider, has launched its first travel insurance product for Kiwis with a new partnership announced today with global travel insurance provider, World Nomads Group (WNG)... More >>

32. Air New Zealand to fly direct to the heart of Texas

16 April 2015 9:56am | Air New Zealand

Air New Zealand to fly direct to the heart of Texas - the gateway to southern hospitality .. More >>

33. NZ TWI surges above RBNZ forecast, may prompt jawboning

17 April 2015 11:36am | BusinessDesk

April 17 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar trade-weighted index has soared above the Reserve Bank's projections to a nine-month high but traders and strategists say the bank has few options, other than jawboning, to drive the currency lower in ..... More >>

34. NZ-made TV programmes are world-beaters

17 April 2015 12:27pm | NZ On Air

Three NZ On Air-funded TV programmes have won medals at a prestigious international TV festival proving locally made content is up there with the best in the world. .. More >>

35. Travellers Rate Three Kiwi B&Bs as 'Top Ten in Oceania'

17 April 2015 1:33pm | Mango

Booking's Best Awards, based on over 40 million verified reviews, recognises three Kiwi B&Bs in the top ten best places to stay in Oceania .. More >>

36. 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 >>

37. 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 >>

38. Key scotches national water settlement, spruiks irrigation

14 April 2015 7:49am | BusinessDesk

April 14 (BusinessDesk) - Prime Minister John Key has reiterated a National-led government will not negotiate a national Treaty of Waitangi settlement over Maori claims to freshwater and will not grant claims from some Maori leaders that Maori have ownership ..... More >>

39. CallPlus statement re Global Mode

15 April 2015 4:22pm | CallPlus

We have responded to SKY, Spark, Mediaworks and TVNZ's cease and desist letters today. .. More >>

40. MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares rise; Kathmandu, Fletcher gain

16 April 2015 5:34pm | BusinessDesk

April 16 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand shares rose, led by Kathmandu Holdings and Fletcher Building as investors bought sold-off trans-Tasman stocks. Fonterra Shareholders' Fund fell after dairy prices sank to their lowest level in 2015 overnight. .. More >>

41. Future of the Heartland

17 April 2015 1:32pm | Federated Farmers

Address by Dr William Rolleston, President, Federated Farmers of New Zealand, Heartland Forum, Conway Flats, North Canterbury, 17 April 2015. .. More >>

42. 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 >>

43. Unity books statement on Te Papa Press

15 April 2015 10:06am | Unity Books

Unity Books is alarmed that Te Papa is proposing to suspend publishing by Te Papa Press for 4 or 5 years. Te Papa Press has proven time and time again that it has both award and bestseller capability and fulfils its kaupapa... More >>

44. Skinny Announces NZ's Cheapest Prepay Data Deal

16 April 2015 10:33am | Skinny Mobile

According to new research from Canstar Blue, at least half of New Zealand's Gen Y population places more value on data than call minutes or texts. .. More >>

45. Heatermate Helps Thousands to Cut Power Bills

18 July 2013 3:01pm | Heatermate

It's a common knowledge these days that running electric heaters could be expensive, but little is still known about what is needed to keep the heating costs under control, other than keeping your heater OFF as much as possible. .. More >>

46. Philanthropic Mexican franchise to open in Queenstown

24 November 2014 3:16pm | Southern PR

Australian-owned Mexican franchise Zambrero is the latest new business to announce it will open at Queenstown's The Landing next year alongside well-known health providers Remarkable Physios and an ethnic grocery specialist... More >>

47. Showering Perfection

20 February 2015 9:48am | Methven

If showering is the only ten minutes of the day that you get to yourself, then you want it to be perfection. Methven - New Zealand's global designer and manufacturer of premium showers and tapware for over 125 years - has developed a pioneering ..... More >>

48. 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 >>

49. Next Capital mulls possible IPO, trade sale for Vitaco

14 April 2015 3:14pm | BusinessDesk

April 14 (BusinessDesk) - The private equity owners of Vitaco Health Group, the trans-Tasman health foods manufacturer, are mulling a possible initial public offering or trade sale to Asian food companies, according to Australian media reports. .. More >>

50. Global Mode is here to stay

15 April 2015 2:19pm | Bypass Network Services

"Late in the day, while everyone was leaving work for the Easter holidays, we read on a news site that the big media gang was looking to shut down Global Mode. We found out from the press they had an issue before the big media gang lawyers had even contacted ..... More >>

51. Auckland Airport welcomes new Auckland to Houston service

16 April 2015 11:42am | Auckland Airport

Air New Zealand has announced today that it will begin flying direct to Houston, Texas from December this year. .. More >>

52. 'Found' - a lost dog poster for the digital age

16 April 2015 4:21pm | Pedigree

The fear of losing your dog is one that is universal to all dog owners but smartphones may now hold the key to finding lost dogs - by outrunning them with digital ads. .. More >>

53. NZB's South Island Sale Today

17 April 2015 9:24am | NZ Bloodstock

New Zealand Bloodstock's South Island Sale commences today at 11am with 108 lots to go under the hammer at Christchurch's Canterbury Agricultural Park. This is the Sales second year in its new placement in the calendar of events, with it traditionally ..... More >>

54. Harbour Asset Management to support CEO Forum

17 April 2015 10:13am | Harbour Asset Management

Leading asset manager Harbour Asset Management will sponsor this year's Fundraising Institute of New Zealand (FINZ) CEO Forum. .. More >>

55. Little Ghost launches first collection, The Kingdom of Hera

17 April 2015 10:40am | Little Ghost

Auckland, April 2015 : Ladies longing for handcrafted handbags, wallets and accessories packed with sophistication, spice and just the right balance of edgy and nice need look no further. Little Ghost has arrived. .. More >>

56. Farmers' bank balances under severe pressure

17 April 2015 12:21pm | Dairy NZ

Industry body DairyNZ says bank balances for most dairy farmers will be heading south this winter and spring, producing some short-term but significant cashflow management challenges for farmers... More >>

57. ED treatment campaign from NZ wins global marketing award

17 April 2015 3:54pm | Trio Communications

A ground-breaking New Zealand marketing campaign for an erectile dysfunction (ED) treatment which resulted in a 437 percent increase in sales volume in less than six months has been named "The Most Innovative Global OTC (over-the-counter) Marketing ..... More >>

58. KiwiRail can't outsource responsibility

17 April 2015 7:38pm | First Union

The government must guarantee New Zealanders that Chinese engineers working on KiwiRail's locomotives are at least receiving the minimum wage says Rail and Maritime Transport Union spokesperson Todd Valster... More >>

59. 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 >>

60. Transfercar First NZ company picked for Startups Accelerator

14 April 2015 3:24pm | TransferCar

Transfercar , the company that enables travellers to book free rental cars, is among a small group of startups to be selected for one of the world's leading accelerator programmes run by 500 Startups , a venture capital seed fund & startup incubator ..... More >>

61. Sort your hazards so staff stay safe

17 April 2015 9:11am | WorkSafe NZ

Logistics company Hall's Direct Limited has been fined $50,500 and ordered to pay reparation of $25,000 after one of their trucks reversed into an employee, Peter Lepou, pinning him against a loading bay. Mr Lepou fractured his ribs and spine, ..... More >>

62. Wellington Airport revised fees 'just within' OK range

17 April 2015 9:19am | BusinessDesk

April 17 (BusinessDesk) - Wellington International Airport's revised landing fees are "just within" the Commerce Commission's acceptable range of returns, the regulator said... More >>

63. Wellington airport welcomes Commerce Commission report

17 April 2015 10:52am | Wellington Airport Limited

Today the Commerce Commission released its draft report on Wellington Airport's aeronautical charges confirming they are within an acceptable range. The Commission has also reported that the information disclosure regulation is working well and ..... More >>

64. Silverlake Offer for Finzsoft Closed

17 April 2015 1:29pm | Finzsoft

The offer to shareholders of New Zealand banking and finance software company Finzsoft Solutions Limited ("Finzsoft") closed on 30 March, with the new majority shareholder Silverlake HGH Limited ("Silverlake HGH") accumulating a 87.89% per cent stake ..... More >>

65. Hancock NZ chief McCallum upbeat on outlook for timber

17 April 2015 3:51pm | BusinessDesk

April 17 (BusinessDesk) - Hancock Forest Management (NZ), the local division of the world's largest timberland investment manager, is confident about the outlook for New Zealand timber... More >>

66. Alex van Heeren loses long-running case

17 April 2015 6:29pm | BusinessDesk

April 17 (BusinessDesk) - High-flying businessman Alex van Heeren has been ordered by the High Court at Auckland to pay US$25 million as an interim payment to his former business partner, Michael Kidd, and could be made to pay as much as US$50 million ..... More >>

67. 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 >>

68. Burger King NZ announces appointment of James Woodbridge

07 October 2013 1:00pm | Burger King

Burger King New Zealand today announced the appointment of James Woodbridge as General Manager Marketing. Previously Vice President & Chief Marketing Officer McDonald's Europe-West, James' responsibilities included diverse markets such as Germany, ..... More >>

69. 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 >>

70. 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 >>

71. New Zealanders Treat Soil like Dirt

13 April 2015 1:48pm | Baker No-Tillage

The United Nations, in declaring 2015 as the International Year Of Soils, predicts that the world, on average, has just 60 more years left of growing crops before the quality of soil is depleted. International soil scientist from New Zealand, Dr John ..... More >>

72. Mobile Network Issues 16/4/15

16 April 2015 10:34am | Vodafone

CONFIRMED ISSUE - Mobile Network Issues - Nationwide [original post 9:30am 16/4/15, updated 10am] .. More >>

73. Opportunities for NZ in revival of Japanese wine demand

16 April 2015 11:32am | Rabobank

Signs of a revival in demand in the important, high-income Japanese wine market present opportunities for New Zealand wine producers, according to Rabobank's latest Wine Quarterly report. .. More >>

74. ASB Farmshed Economics Report

17 April 2015 10:03am | ASB Bank

Drought's hit on dairy production not as bad as first feared Beef prices on the up and lamb prices may not be far behind NZD strength a headwind for farmers .. More >>

75. Southland Ballance Farm Environment Awards supreme title

17 April 2015 10:23am | Ballance Farm Environment awards

Te Anau sheep and dairy farmers Robert and Anna Kempthorne are the Supreme Winners of the 2015 Southland Ballance Farm Environment Awards (BFEA). .. More >>

76. ExportNZ welcomes introduction of U.S. legislation

17 April 2015 2:16pm | Export New Zealand

ExportNZ Executive Director Catherine Beard says the introduction of bipartisan legislation in Congress to re-establish Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) - trade legislation that facilitates the negotiation and implementation of U.S. trade agreements - ..... More >>

77. 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 >>

78. Hokonui Radio Hits Hawera Airwaves

01 April 2015 1:55pm | NZME.

Reset your dials as NZME. Radio launches Hokonui Radio in Hawera on Tuesday, April 7 - providing locals with even more great listening options. .. More >>

79. Whanau Tahi leads Maori business team to USA

14 April 2015 11:31am | Te Whanau O Waipareira Trust

Waipareira and Whanau Tahi - the IT arm of the west Auckland organisation - is leading a high level Maori business delegation to the US. .. More >>

80. Kiwi Manufacturer Receives Innovation Commendation from Gov

16 April 2015 1:48pm | Impact PR

The introduction of Kiwi-designed innovative products has seen a New Zealand based exporter recognised in a new government-lead initiative to promote creative research and development in New Zealand business... More >>

81. Buying seasonally is financially savvy

16 April 2015 2:37pm | Statistics New Zealand

It makes financial as well as environmental sense to buy seasonal produce, according to new analysis from Statistics New Zealand. .. More >>

82. Tourism NZ, Air NZ will push Houston link in joint campaign

16 April 2015 4:58pm | BusinessDesk

April 16 (BusinessDesk) - Tourism New Zealand said a joint venture promotional campaign it's launching with Air New Zealand in the US in September will have a strong focus on pushing the airline's new direct flight from Auckland to Houston, Texas, announced ..... More >>

83. Launch of paysafecard in New Zealand

17 April 2015 10:31am | paysafecard

Paysafecard, the Vienna-based global market leader in prepaid online payment methods, and member of the international Skrill Group, continues its course of international expansion with its launch in New Zealand. .. More >>

84. Flight Centre Launches the Captains Club for Exclusive Deals

17 April 2015 2:06pm | Flight Centre

Travellers to enjoy the rewards as Flight Centre NZ introduces customer-friendly members only club .. More >>

85. Business Buddy sees benefits of Minecraft

17 April 2015 3:42pm | Chatterbox PR

EVERY parent has that moment when they wish their kids would get off the damn computer and go and play outside - but are all games as bad as older generations think? .. More >>

86. 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 >>

87. 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 >>

88. 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 >>

89. Air New Zealand to launch Apple Watch app

10 March 2015 11:02am | Air New Zealand

Air New Zealand to launch Apple Watch app Air New Zealand will soon become one of the first New Zealand companies to launch an app for the highly anticipated Apple Watch[TM]. Details of Apple's first wearable device were revealed by Apple Inc. ..... More >>

90. 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 >>

91. NIMBYism highlighted as major problem

10 April 2015 4:35pm | Performance Urban Planning

Jason Krupp of The New Zealand Initiative highlights NIMBYism as a major problem, within an opinion for the New Zealand National Business Review .. More >>

92. Fruit and vegetable market goes up for sale

13 April 2015 10:00am | Bayleys

A well-known fruit and vegetable market in Napier's 'Golden Mile' - known as the centre of lifestyle, horticulture and market gardens - has been placed on the market for sale... More >>

93. Marlborough vineyard with growth opportunities up for sale

13 April 2015 10:41am | Bayleys

A respected Marlborough vineyard producing award-winning sauvignon blanc grapes has been placed on the market for sale. .. More >>

94. NZ Owned And Operated Insurance Partnership Launched

14 April 2015 2:19pm | Provident Insurance

Co-op Insurance NZ and Provident Insurance Corporation Limited (Provident) today announced the launch of an exciting venture for Provident to white label and distribute Co-op Insurance NZ's comprehensive motor vehicle insurance through Provident's ..... More >>

95. Theta Acquires Specialist Sharepoint Firm IGA Systems

14 April 2015 3:30pm | Theta

IT consultancy Theta last month completed its acquisition of SharePoint consultancy IGA Systems. Theta's SharePoint team now grows to eight specialist consultants in Auckland and Christchurch... More >>

96. MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares fall, led by Kathmandu, ANZ, Westpac

15 April 2015 5:36pm | BusinessDesk

April 15 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand shares fell, led by Kathmandu Group Holdings and paced by Australian banks Westpac Banking Corp and Australia & New Zealand Banking Group amid weakness in the stock market across the Tasman. Fonterra Shareholders' ..... More >>

97. Flick Flies Faster

16 April 2015 10:47am | Flick Electric

New electricity retailer Flick Electric Co. has completed its first growth capital round, having now secured $4.8m in total from investors to accelerate customer acquisition and product development. Investors include the company founders, investment firms ..... More >>

98. Planning Regulations and Costs

16 April 2015 11:28am | Motu Economic and Public Policy Research

Yesterday, Grant Spencer, the Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand made a speech about reducing housing imbalances. His speech quoted a working paper by Motu Economic and Public Policy Research - a not-for-profit, non-partisan research ..... More >>

99. Solarcity And Infratec Renewables Win Government Contract

16 April 2015 12:10pm | SolarCity

Solarcity And Infratec Renewables Win Government Contract to Build Solar Array to Help Power Tuvalu .. More >>

100. HiFX Morning Update

17 April 2015 9:01am | HiFX

The USD fell across the board, pushing up the NZDUSD sharply in the process, as the markets interpreted recent weak US data as likely to cause the US Federal Reserve delay its first long-awaited interest rate hike... More >>


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