Tuesday, 18 February 2020

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Recent News
  • Accenture Adds New SAP Capabilities in Australia and NZ

    15:44 | 18/2/20
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    SYDNEY, Australia; Feb 18, 2020 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has acquired Icon Integration , a privately held Australian technology consultancy that provides SAP digital supply chain solutions and services as well as specialised business intelligence (BI) solutions ... more»
  • Entries Open For The ExportNZ ASB Wellington Export Awards 2020

    15:37 | 18/2/20
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    The ExportNZ ASB Wellington Export Awards is back for its fourth year, with entries opening and tickets becoming available from today. The Awards have been building year-on-year, with growing interest from both companies and the community in the ... more»
  • MYOB Increases Their Support Of New Zealand Netball

    15:05 | 18/2/20
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    A long-standing commitment to success sees leading tech company MYOB signing on to continue as Principal Partner of the Silver Ferns through to the end of 2022. MYOB is also proud to announce that they have become an Official Partner of the ANZ ... more»
  • Fonterra Co-operative Selects HCL Technologies For IT Infrastructure Transformation

    13:42 | 18/2/20
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    Global technology company HCL Technologies (HCL), today announced a new large contract with New Zealand dairy co-operative Fonterra to modernise and manage the entire technology infrastructure Fonterra employees around the world use every day. The multi-year ... more»
  • Worker wellbeing top priority for East Coast leadership

    13:29 | 18/2/20
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    Ongoing disruptions for the forestry industry and sluggish exports from Eastland Port continue to create uncertainty for forestry businesses and workers up and down the East Coast.  more»
  • Datacom Expands Unified Communications With New Partnership

    13:05 | 18/2/20
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    Datacom is expanding its portfolio of Unified Communications (UC) services with the introduction of leading cloud communications platform 8x8. The partnership builds on Datacom’s existing relationship with Ingram Micro and Poly and introduces 8x8 ... more»
  • Innovative Kiwi Payroll Provider Chosen By AWF Madison Group

    12:42 | 18/2/20
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    NEW ZEALAND, 18 FEB 2020 - New Zealand’s largest recruitment company AWF Madison Group has selected homegrown payroll provider FlexiTime, as part of a technology overhaul designed to future proof the business. FlexiTime’s excellence in Holidays ... more»
  • Freelancers And Creatives To Be Recognised By New ‘Hnry Awards’ Offering $25,000 In Prize Money.

    10:59 | 18/2/20
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    New Zealand, Tuesday 18 February 2020 - Award-winning FinTech company Hnry, has announced the launch of an annual award aimed at New Zealand’s freelance and creative community, with $25,000 prize money up for grabs. Coinciding with World Creativity ... more»
  • Community Groups Critical Of "broken" Consultation Process

    10:46 | 18/2/20
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    (Wanaka, 18/02/2020) Five community groups representing thousands of Wanaka and Upper Clutha residents have described the Wanaka Airport consultation process as "broken and not fit for purpose". Consulting firm MartinJenkins is conducting ... more»
  • Appointment Of Chief Executive, Department Of Corrections

    10:37 | 18/2/20
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    Deputy State Services Commissioner Helene Quilter has today announced the appointment of Mr Jeremy Lightfoot to the position of Chief Executive, Department of Corrections. The Department of Corrections (Corrections) is New Zealand’s largest public service ... more»
  • Better Deals For Consumers On The Horizon As Electricity Authority Bans Retailer-initiated Win-backs

    10:15 | 18/2/20
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    The Electricity Authority is promoting more choice for consumers and pushing for more retail competition in the electricity market by banning retailer-initiated win-backs for 180 days after a customer has switched to another retailer. “Banning win-backs ... more»
  • Capital injection cements international growth for company

    09:46 | 18/2/20
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    Capital investment to the tune of nearly $4 million will enable one of New Zealand’s most successful legal tech start-ups to further grow its overseas business.  more»
  • STAAH + ResBook = Winning Combination

    09:44 | 18/2/20
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    Leading cloud-based hospitality technology solution provider, STAAH, has announced a partnership with the accommodation software provider, ResBook. The integration of the two hospitality technology giants presents an opportunity for connected properties ... more»
  • XE Morning Update

    09:14 | 18/2/20
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    The Kiwi opens at 0.6438 As can often happen during a US holiday, the Market has traded tight ranges. We remain in a holding pattern, waiting for direction. The Pound was again the biggest mover, albeit not by much. The initial optimism of the new ... more»
  • Rents In New Zealand Reach $515 For The First Time

    09:07 | 18/2/20
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    Tenants around the country started the New Year with record-breaking rents after the national median weekly rent rose 4 per cent on January 2019, to a new high of $515 per week, according to the latest Trade Me Rental Price Index. Trade Me Property’s ... more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
COMP9,639110.11%
DJI29,27600.00%
SP5003,35860.17%
DAX13,4662361.78%
FTSE7,48850.07%
NI22522,4204081.86%
TWI69.850.000.00%
Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.0920.0010.05%
NZDUSD0.64000.00160.25%
AUDUSD0.67140.00270.40%
NZDAUD0.95320.00150.16%