Sunday, 19 January 2020

Markets

  • NZ Property Market Sizzles in Kiwi Summer

    13:46 | 18/1/20
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    Wellington, 18 January 2020 - Christmas didn’t slow Kiwi’s enthusiasm for property, with REINZ reporting an additional 22 house sales each day during December, and Tall Poppy Real Estate reporting its best sales week in the lead up to Christmas.  more»
  • NZ Champions of Cheese Awards

    19:18 | 17/1/20
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    Cheesemakers Encouraged to Enter NZ Champions of Cheese Awards Friday 17 January 2020 Entries are open for the NZ Champions of Cheese Awards 2020, which will for the first time have three Supreme Champions. To ensure the Awards represent the all ... more»
  • Robotic technology is revolutionising farming

    15:36 | 17/1/20
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    From weeding and spraying crops to taking care of cattle, digital technology is making its mark on agriculture.  more»
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Recent News
  • Originair’s new Nelson-Wellington Route Welcomed by Business

    14:34 | 17/1/20
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    Yesterday’s announcement by Originair to add a regular service between Wellington and Nelson is welcome news to businesses in the region, says John Milford, chief executive of Business Central. more»
  • Dunedin-based filmmaking company NHNZ wins awards

    14:22 | 17/1/20
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    The awards, which celebrate excellence in programming, production and performance are Asia’s most significant television industry event and were held on January 10, 2020 at the Resorts World Manila in the Philippines. more»
  • Another New Zealand Craft Brewery Heading Overseas

    14:14 | 17/1/20
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    Another of New Zealand’s growing craft breweries is moving overseas. As of January, this year, Ranga Alcoholic Gingerbeer is also going to be brewed in the UK under licence by Westons Cider. Ranga Alcoholic Gingerbeer’s General Manager Bevan Wait ... more»
  • Another trade deal spurs markets

    13:16 | 17/1/20
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    The US Senate passed legislation enabling a new North American trade deal overnight. This further clearing of the trade clouds fogging the global economy saw investors push US indices to new heights, and lifted the US dollar. Benign German inflation ... more»
  • Metlifecare receives consent for golf course village

    13:15 | 17/1/20
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    Earthworks are underway for ‘Fairway Gardens’, Metlifecare’s newest retirement village development in the east Auckland suburb of Botany Downs.  more»
  • Spoke Phone raises $7 million to migrate legacy phone system

    12:45 | 17/1/20
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    Mobile voice company Spoke Phone today announced it has raised $7 million in Series A funding, in a capital raising round led by Australian venture capital firm, Marbruck Investments, with support from New Zealand-based Icehouse Ventures and Sir Stephen ... more»
  • XE Morning Update

    12:21 | 17/1/20
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    The NZDUSD opens at 0.6627 (mid-rate) this morning. US Retail sales data out overnight showed solid gains in line with expectations. Most of the gains came in the food and beverage, health and personal care sectors as well as Gasoline stations. The ... more»
  • International recognition for diversity changemaker

    11:10 | 17/1/20
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    Congratulations to Partner Stacey Shortall , named as a finalist in the inaugural Chambers Diversity and Inclusion Awards: Asia-Pacific 2020.  more»
  • Vodafone integrates eSIM into device and wearable roadmap

    10:59 | 17/1/20
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    Vodafone has today announced it is introducing eSIMs into its 2020 device and wearable roadmap, and is calling for registrations of interest from customers. Vodafone Technology Director, Tony Baird, said that the arrival of the fifth generation mobile network ... more»
  • Reconsidered: Organisations Must Fundamentals

    17:38 | 16/1/20
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    (Headline abbreviated, original headline: Business Reconsidered: Organisations Must Rethink their Fundamentals, Reveals New Fjord Trends Report from Accenture Interactive)  more»
  • Vodafone pulls ahead of Spark in the final quarter of 2019

    15:59 | 16/1/20
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    Vodafone pulls ahead of Spark in the final quarter of 2019, according to latest Telcowatch report Last quarter, Vodafone’s mobile subscriber market share increased to 36%, while Spark’s dropped to 35%, meaning Vodafone is currently holding the ... more»
  • Sockburn Fatality

    15:47 | 16/1/20
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    As the matter is now under investigation we are unable to provide any further detail.  more»
  • Boomi Retail 360 to unify the full retail experience

    15:08 | 16/1/20
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    Boomi Retail 360 to unify the full retail experience Retail 360 connects and unifies items, products, customers, payments and fulfillment data regardless of underlying application, catalogue, market, or channel Boomi™, a Dell Technologies™ business, ... more»
  • The Conundrum of Deductions

    14:08 | 16/1/20
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    Can I withhold payment or deduct money from payment due to my employee – certainly one of our top 10 FAQs but most of the time the answer is no.  more»
  • Vertiv's 2020 data centre predictions

    12:38 | 16/1/20
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    Auckland, New Zealand [Jan. 16, 2020] – As the world charges into 2020, organisations increasingly will forego the enterprise-or-cloud debate that dominated C-level conversations in recent years in favour of hybrid architectures that incorporate public and private ... more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
COMP9,389320.34%
DJI29,348500.17%
SP5003,330130.39%
DAX13,4662361.78%
FTSE7,48850.07%
NI22522,4204081.86%
TWI71.680.140.20%
Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.1090.0050.47%
NZDUSD0.66080.00480.72%
AUDUSD0.68720.00410.59%
NZDAUD0.96130.00080.08%