Monday, 16 December 2019

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  • Verifi ranks high in Deloitte Fast 500

    10:09 | 16/12/19
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    Auckland, New Zealand, 16 December 2019 – Verifi Identity Services today announced that it ranked Number 281 on the Deloitte Technology Fast 500™ Asia Pacific 2019, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology companies in Asia Pacific. Rankings ... more»
  • Now to fill the stockings – and fridge

    10:08 | 16/12/19
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    Our Christmas shopping is about to ramp up significantly. Spending in the last seven days before Christmas rises to around 50% more than the average week during the rest of the year. Spending will double for the likes of department stores, recreational ... more»
  • Unblocking finance at scale to cool the planet

    09:56 | 16/12/19
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    Three of New Zealand’s top innovators have teamed up with the founders of Movac to build a financial marketplace that bridges the gap between environmental entrepreneurs and impact investors to solve climate and environmental challenges at scale. Givealittle.co.nz ... more»
  • Spark teams up with Google

    09:21 | 16/12/19
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    Auckland, 16 December, 2019: Today Spark became one of the first New Zealand carriers to offer customers Android zero-touch enrolment, reinforcing its commitment to enabling businesses and government agencies to embrace the future workplace by giving their ... more»
  • Latitude and Mastercard partner to offer payments innovation

    09:05 | 16/12/19
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    Latitude Financial and Mastercard have entered into a strategic partnership to deliver cutting edge digital payments solutions for New Zealand and Australia. The partnership will see significant development in Latitude’s payments and lending platform, driving ... more»
  • Hirepool to continue expansion of national rental footprint

    09:01 | 16/12/19
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    SILVERDALE, Auckland - The largest construction rental business in New Zealand is adding to their extensive 70 branch national equipment rental footprint.  more»
  • XE Morning Update December 16, 2019

    08:23 | 16/12/19
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    The NZDUSD opens at 0.6605 (mid-rate) this morning. At Last! After months of negotiations the US and China finally managed to reach an agreement on a phase one trade deal, late on Friday evening. The agreement includes a commitment from China to make substantial ... more»
  • Helius secures advanced drying technology rights

    16:20 | 15/12/19
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    Helius Therapeutics has signed a New Zealand-exclusive licence with Vancouver-based global technology company, EnWave Corporation, to use their advanced Radiant Energy Vacuum (REV) drying technology for medicinal cannabis production. more»
  • Growing tourism and trade between New Zealand and Canada

    18:26 | 14/12/19
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    The arrival at Auckland Airport of Air Canada’s new service today kickstarts a $38 million injection into the New Zealand economy.  more»
  • Clock ticking to invest in possibly NZ’s first cannabis cafe

    16:53 | 14/12/19
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    With release of the Government’s draft Cannabis Legalisation and Control Bill, public interest in supporting a new cannabis museum and research institute in central Christchurch has intensified, according to its founders. However, those who can now ... more»
  • A mandated Johnson’s coming to town (sing it)

    12:00 | 14/12/19
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    An emphatic victory for Conservatives leader Boris Johnson confirmed exactly what many thought pre-voting – that the UK populace, weathered by years of uncertainty, were only going to the booths to set straight the Brexit decision they thought they ... more»
  • YouChoose brings choice to The Bachelorette in 2020

    18:44 | 13/12/19
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    Heartland Bank is excited to be the broadcast sponsor of TVNZ 2’s The Bachelorette, premiering on New Zealand screens in 2020. Heartland Bank’s YouChoose account will take centre stage as the perfect match for the international blockbuster. more»
  • New website for Parlez Speech Language Therapy

    17:47 | 13/12/19
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    Dunedin speech and language company Parlez has launched a new website to ensure locals are aware of the range of therapies available. The website address is www.parlezslt.co.nz . Parlez owner Meryl Jones wants to make sure the potential consumers are aware of ... more»
  • Seaspan New York visits Port Nelson

    17:06 | 13/12/19
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    Operated by the Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC), the Seaspan New York will arrive this Saturday on the high tide and spend 24 hours in Nelson before departing on Sunday at noon. more»
  • DairyNZ to Te Papa: We’re not mad, we’re just disappointed

    16:17 | 13/12/19
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    “It’s incredibly disappointing to see our national museum Te Papa reinforcing an overly simplistic anti-farming narrative that negatively impacts the public’s perception of New Zealand farmers and the dairy sector” DairyNZ Chief Executive ... more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
COMP8,735180.20%
DJI28,13530.01%
SP5003,16900.01%
DAX13,4662361.78%
FTSE7,48850.07%
NI22522,4204081.86%
TWI71.220.000.00%
Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.1190.0040.39%
NZDUSD0.66350.00330.50%
AUDUSD0.69380.00530.77%
NZDAUD0.95630.00180.19%