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Archive for May, 2017

NZ business confidence rises in May

Article – BusinessDesk

May 31 (BusinessDesk) – New Zealand business confidence rose in May and firms saw rising exports, employment, profits, prices and inflation, suggesting the domestic economy continues to enjoy reasonable growth. Read more »

ExxonMobil NZ division turns to $91m profit in 2016

Article – BusinessDesk

May 31 (BusinessDesk) – The New Zealand division of ExxonMobil, the world’s largest publicly traded oil and gas company, turned from a loss to a $91 million profit in 2016, bolstered by the impact of increasing oil prices on inventories in the year. Read more »

Genesis Energy settles on Nova LPG acquisition

Press Release – Genesis Energy

Genesis Energy Limited (GNE) today announced that its acquisition of the Nova Energy retail LPG business has been completed, paving the way for the company to bring its service and innovations to an additional 35,000 LPG customers throughout New Zealand. Read more »

Federated Farmers on Dr Jan Wright’s ‘native birds’ report

Press Release – Federated Farmers

The report “Taonga of an Island Nation: Saving our Native Birds” released by the Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment today reminds us that farmers should be rightly proud of their environmental work says Federated Farmers. Read more »

Hawke’s Bay carves new path with Ski Season campaign

Press Release – Hawke’s Bay Tourism

In the latest instalment under their successful seasonal campaign strategy, Hawkes Bay Tourism have released their cheeky new winter campaign, Hawkes Bay Ski Season. Read more »

Consumer organisations help Commission catch crooks

Press Release – Child Poverty Action Group

Nga Tangata Microfinance (NTM) welcomes the collaboration between the Commerce Commission and consumer organisations, including budgeting services, which is triggering investigations and prosecutions of third tier lenders. Read more »

SKY TV offices placed on the market for sale

Press Release – Bayleys Realty Group

The land and buildings which dually house the Christchurch offices of SKY Television alongside one of New Zealands biggest community services organisations have been placed on the market for sale. Read more »

Tourism industry backs bird report

Press Release – Tourism Industry Aotearoa

New Zealands tourism industry is throwing its support behind efforts to preserve our unique bird species. Read more »

Silver Fern Farms Confirms Fairton Closure

Press Release – Silver Fern Farms

Wednesday 31 May: Silver Fern Farms has confirmed it will close its Fairton sheepmeat processing plant following a continued decline in regional sheep numbers. Read more »

Town centre commercial premises on the market for sale

Press Release – Bayleys Realty Group

A commercial office premises in the central business district of the seaside suburb of Orewa just north of Auckland has been placed on the market for sale. Read more »

Kiwi startup launches craft DIY for the rest of us

Press Release – Makekit

Auckland, New Zealand, May 10th, 2017. Kiwi startup, Makekit, is aiming to help women and children find their creative side with DIY craft kits. Makekit craft boxes come with all the materials needed to complete beautiful craft projects, including tools … Read more »

NZ Business Confidence Release

Press Release – HiFX

The ANZ Business Confidence figures for May have just been released. The figures were better than expected overall. The Business Confidence came stronger +14.9% in May v +11.0 % in April Firms own activity outlook was +38.8% in May v 37.7% in … Read more »

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