Wednesday, 12 December 2018

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  • UPDATE: Greater transparency sought in gas sector

    19:33 | 11/12/18
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    Dec. 11 (BusinessDesk) - The government is reviewing information disclosure requirements in the gas industry following the extended shutdown of part of the Pohokura field.  more»
  • Cleantech start-up Mint Innovation raises $5.2M

    19:17 | 11/12/18
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    Dec. 11 (BusinessDesk) - Cleantech start-up Mint Innovation has raised almost $5.2 million from mostly Kiwi investors as it starts preparing for commercial deployment.  more»
  • BurgerFuel starts full strategic review of business

    19:15 | 11/12/18
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    Dec. 11 (BusinessDesk) - BurgerFuel Worldwide continues to face challenges after the loss of its international partner and has called on KPMG Corporate Finance to undertake a full strategic review of the business. more»
  • NorthWest hires lobbyist to solicit Vital Healthcare votes

    19:14 | 11/12/18
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    Dec. 11 (BusinessDesk) - NorthWest Healthcare Properties Management has hired a proxy solicitation firm to lobby investors in the listed Vital Healthcare Property Trust to give their proxies to the chair, Claire Higgins. more»
  • Greater transparency sought in gas sector

    19:13 | 11/12/18
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    Dec. 11 (BusinessDesk) - The government is reviewing information disclosure requirements in the gas industry following the extended shutdown of part of the Pohokura field.  more»
  • New Group of Sheep Breeders

    19:04 | 11/12/18
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    New Group of Sheep Breeders Save Farmers Time And Money with Parasite Resistant Stock For Immediate Release Tuesday 11 December 2018 A group of leading sheep breeders have formed WormFEC Gold to show farmers that breeding for parasite resistant genetics ... more»
  • Cap proposed for transmission pricing changes

    16:58 | 11/12/18
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    The Electricity Authority plans to set a cap on any increases in customer costs resulting from proposed changes to the way almost $1 billion of annual transmission costs are shared around the country. more»
  • Group of sheep breeders running parasite resistant stock

    16:11 | 11/12/18
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    A group of leading sheep breeders have formed WormFEC Gold to show farmers that breeding for parasite resistant genetics will strengthen flocks and save time and money on-farm. Growing concerns from farmers around increasing levels of drench resistance, rising ... more»
  • CORRECT: Peter Yealands fined for unprecedented offending

    16:01 | 11/12/18
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    Dec. 11 (BusinessDesk) - Yealands Estate Wines has pleaded guilty to “unprecedented offending” under the Wine Act 2003 and has copped a $400,000 fine.  more»
  • Ryman Healthcare: service provider or property play?

    15:39 | 11/12/18
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    Dec. 11 (BusinessDesk) - Ever since Ryman Healthcare listed on NZX in 1999, analysts have been divided on whether the company is a property play or the provider of an essential service delivered through property management and development. more»
  • More farmers feel under financial pressure

    15:08 | 11/12/18
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    Farmer satisfaction with their banks is dropping, and more are feeling they are under financial pressure, the Federated Farmers November Banking Survey shows.  more»
  • Wrightson shareholder Agria settles US fraud claims

    15:02 | 11/12/18
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    Dec. 11 (BusinessDesk) - PGG Wrightson's cornerstone shareholder Agria Corp and its executive chair Alan Lai have settled with US authorities over claims the agriculture investment firm hid losses from investors through fraudulent accounting and overstated ... more»
  • Cheaper petrol keeps lid on credit spending in November

    15:00 | 11/12/18
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    Dec. 11 (BusinessDesk) - Retail spending on electronic cards eased in November as cheaper prices at the petrol pump helped consumers spend less on fuel.  more»
  • Peter Yealands fined for "unprecedented offending"

    14:10 | 11/12/18
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    Dec. 11 (BusinessDesk) - Yealands Estate Wines has pleaded guilty to “unprecedented offending” under the Wine Act 2003 and has copped a $400,000 fine.  more»
  • Winner of the Next Women in Media Scholarship Announced

    14:09 | 11/12/18
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    NEXT Magazine and Bauer Media are pleased to announce that the winner of the NEXT Women in Media Scholarship for 2018 is Jane Stanley, Managing Director of Annalect, OMD. more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
COMP7,021510.74%
DJI24,423340.14%
SP5002,63850.18%
DAX13,4662361.78%
FTSE7,48850.07%
NI22522,4204081.86%
TWI73.750.290.40%
Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.1330.0020.19%
NZDUSD0.68880.00140.20%
AUDUSD0.72120.00210.29%
NZDAUD0.95510.00070.07%