Business Scoop

Archive for January, 2010

Mana Coach Services attempt to sue Tramways Union

Press Release – Wellington Tramways Union

Mana Coach Service are attempting to sue the Wellington Tramways Union for an article published in a union newsletter in mid 2009 (see the article below). Read more »

TAB to refund customers affected by power cut

Press Release – TAB

The Totalisator Agency Board (TAB) is trying to contact and reimburse customers whose bets were adversely affected during a recent power outage. Read more »

NZ Magazines seelected as sales agency for Time

Press Release – NZ Magazines

Andrew Butcher, Asia Pacific Publishing Director of Time comments “Time is a natural fit with NZ Magazines’ portfolio of leading titles. The synergy with the NZ Listener in particular is stunning”. Read more »

NYU to adopt Kiwi Cancer Technology

Press Release – Impact PR

One of America’s leading universities, New York University (NYU), will utilise Kiwi MoleMap technology to advance skin cancer research and help find new ways to detect melanoma earlier. Read more »

Federated Farmers meets Energy Minister

Press Release – Federated Farmers

Federated Farmers this afternoon re-tabled its Compensation for transmission infrastructure report, written by the New Zealand Institute of Economic Research (NZIER), at a meeting with the Hon Gerry Brownlee MP, Minister of Resources and Energy. Read more »

DNA suggests Moa once flew

Press Release – Massey University

The research, by Professor David Penny, Elizabeth Crimp and Gillian Gibb of the Allan Wilson Centre for Molecular Ecology and Evolution, has found that moa were closely related to the tinamou, a breed of South American birds. Read more »

Institutions pay $1.91 for Auckland Airport stock

Article – Businesswire

Jan. 29 (BusinessWire) – Institutions will pay $1.91 a share for Auckland International Airport, close to the market price, after existing shareholders rushed to buy discounted stock in its 1-for16 offer. Read more »

MARKET CLOSE: NZX 50 joins global sell-off; HLG up

Article – Businesswire

Jan. 29 (BusinessWire) – New Zealand shares fell, joining a global slide amid renewed concern Greece will need a bail-out while economic recovery in the U.S. remains tepid and China looks to tighten credit. The NZX 50 Index fell less than its counterparts … Read more »

Notice Of Special General Meeting

Press Release – L and M Energy

L&M Energy Limited (ASX, NZX : LME) hereby announces a Special General Meeting of shareholders to be held on Monday 22nd February 2010, commencing at 12:00 noon (NZT)at the Te Aro Room 1, Level 4, 114 The Terrace, Wellington NZ. Read more »

NZ Farming Systems reiterates FY profit forecast

Article – Businesswire

Jan. 29 (BusinessWire) – NZ Farming Systems Uruguay Ltd., the company using intensive New Zealand dairy farming techniques to develop farms in South America, reiterated its target for a full-year loss, saying milk prices will be volatile after three … Read more »

SBS Bank team gets their sleeves rolled up

Press Release – SBS Bank

If there is a community event to support, the team at SBS Bank Queenstown are happy to get stuck in and a busy start to their community partnerships is ensuring 2010 is launching with a bang. Read more »

Successful Completion Of Institutional Bookbuild

Press Release – Auckland Airport

Auckland International Airport (“Auckland Airport”) advises that it has successfully completed the institutional bookbuild component of its 1 for 16 fully underwritten entitlement offer (“Institutional Bookbuild”). Read more »

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