Archive for November, 2017

MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares mixed; Ryman and Stride gain

Article – BusinessDesk

MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares mixed; Ryman and Stride gain on results, Port of Tauranga, A2 Milk drop Read more »

NZ dollar heads for 1.4% weekly gain

Article – BusinessDesk

Nov. 24 (BusinessDesk) – The New Zealand dollar is headed to a 1.4 percent weekly gain after some market participants pared back their expectations for US interest rate increases next year after the Federal Reserve sounded a note of caution this … Read more »

Commission to appeal High Court decision on price-fixing

Article – BusinessDesk

Nov. 24 (BusinessDesk) – The Commerce Commission will file a notice of appeal against the High Court’s decision to dismiss its case against two real estate agencies and their directors in a nationwide price fixing case. Read more »

Warehouse retail site offers buyers chance to add value

Press Release – Bayley’s Real Estate

The land and building housing Waipapa branch of The Warehouse have been placed on the market for sale. Read more »

Healthy return from land and buildings housing medical hub

Press Release – Bayley’s Real Estate

The land and buildings housing a full-service medical hub in Taupo have been placed on the market for sale – offering potential buyers a purpose-built complex with a suite of established healthcare tenants on long leases. Read more »

Motel buyers could be in pole position

Press Release – Bayley’s Real Estate

The only motel between Hamilton and Auckland, and the land and buildings it occupies, have been placed on the market for sale. Read more »

Northport issues ‘vision for growth’

Article – BusinessDesk

Northport issues ‘vision for growth’ which would see wharf double in size to accept increased business Read more »

Social enterprise Conscious Consumer attracts $2M to fund UK

Article – BusinessDesk

Nov. 24 (BusinessDesk) – Social enterprise Conscious Consumer, whose data analytics platform connects consumers with retailers to help promote more ethical and sustainable business practices, has raised $2 million to fund a beachhead into the UK. Read more »

OG Oil & Gas extends offer

Article – BusinessDesk

Nov. 24 (BusinessDesk) – OG Oil & Gas has pushed out the closing date of its partial takeover bid for New Zealand Oil & Gas to Dec. 20 to allow time to obtain regulatory approvals. Read more »

UC alumni are changing the world, one face at a time

Press Release – University of Canterbury

A group of University of Canterbury (UC) alumni aiming to launch a game-changing cosmetics brand to benefit charity has blitzed its Kickstarter fundraising target. Aiming to use make-up to change the face of the world one face at a time, the company … Read more »

Emirates Group releases 2016/17 Annual Environmental Report

Press Release – Emirates Group

The Emirates Group, comprising Emirates airline and dnata, today published its seventh annual Environmental Report which outlines the Groups environmental performance for the financial year 2016-2017. Read more »

International accolade for firm’s gender diversity

Press Release – Minter Ellison Rudd Watts

International accolade for firms gender diversity leadership — MinterEllisonRuddWatts commitment to greater gender diversity in the legal profession was celebrated at the Euromoney Legal Media Group Asia Women in Business Law Awards, held in Hong Kong … Read more »

Family Works Resolution Service Manager Wins Top Award

Press Release – Family Works

Family Works Resolution Service Manager Timothy McMichael has been named Mediator of the Year at the prestigious New Zealand Law awards in Auckland. Read more »

Government has the power to stop giant oil ship: Greenpeace

Press Release – Greenpeace New Zealand

Friday, November 24: Greenpeace are criticising a reported statement by the new Minister of Energy, Megan Woods, that the decision about whether to issue a permit for oil exploration is merely an “operational matter”. Read more »

SMC Bulletin: More earthquakes in 2018?

Press Release – Science Media Centre

More earthquakes in 2018? A report makes headlines around the world, with scientists saying we could be set for more intense earthquakes from next year. Read more »

Wage and salary earners $11,500 a year short on parent’s

Press Release – New Zealand Council of Trade Unions

Wage and salary earners $11,500 a year short on their parents share of national income Read more »

Air New Zealand lands country’s top governance award

Press Release – Minter Ellison Rudd Watts

Congratulations to Air New Zealand, winner of the MinterEllisonRuddWatts Excellence in Governance Award announced at last nights Deloitte Top 200 Awards gala dinner held at Spark Arena, Auckland. Read more »

NZ structural log prices rise to 24-year high

Article – BusinessDesk

Nov. 24 (BusinessDesk) – New Zealand structural log prices rose to the highest level in 24 years and A-grade export logs hit a record as local mills compete with the export market to secure supply for the domestic construction market amid strong demand … Read more »

NZ trade deficit widens in October

Article – BusinessDesk

Nov. 24 (BusinessDesk) – New Zealand’s monthly trade deficit widened in October as demand for imported mechanical machinery offset gains in the value of the country’s export commodities with renewed appetite from Chinese buyers. Read more »

NZ trade deficit widens in October

Article – BusinessDesk

Nov. 24 (BusinessDesk) – New Zealand’s monthly trade deficit widened in October as demand for imported mechanical machinery offset gains in the value of the country’s export commodities with renewed appetite from Chinese buyers. Read more »

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