Saturday, 04 April 2020

Latest News

  • New Zealand’s Apple And Pear Harvest Continues Under Strict Rules

    16:05 | 3/4/20
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    Like many other horticulture sectors, the 2020 harvest of New Zealand’s apple, pear and nashi crop is well underway, with more than 14,000 workers harvesting around 600,000 tonnes of fruit destined for domestic and global consumers, and for processing. ... more»
  • Northpower Fibre Waives Fibre Wholesale Costs For Student Households Without Broadband

    15:54 | 3/4/20
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    Northpower Fibre will waive its monthly wholesale connection charges for families with school-aged children living in homes without broadband connectivity on its ultra-fast fibre network. The waiver will be in place for six months says Northpower Fibre Chief ... more»
  • The True Cost Of Cheap Hosting

    14:53 | 3/4/20
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    Web hosting is important for your website. Full stop. To have a better grasp of what this means, here's a simple explanation: Your website is like a house, and before you even start building your home, you need to find a nice piece of land for your ... more»
  • Managing Your Risk When You Need It Most: Five Important Questions Kiwis Are Asking

    13:27 | 3/4/20
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    The last few weeks has seen our day to day lives turned upside down as Covid-19 has gone from a distant news headline to the new norm for all of us. Richard Klipin, Chief Executive of the Financial Services Council, said “There’s no denying that ... more»
  • Kiwi Households Could Lose $10,000 Of Yearly Income From Covid-19 Lockdown, New Report Says

    13:21 | 3/4/20
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    Wellington, 3 April - If New Zealand can’t recover from the economic “heart attack” of self-imposed lockdown, it could face GDP losses at Great Depression levels, according to a New Zealand Initiative research note. While the Covid-19 pandemic ... more»
  • Free Web Series To Help Businesses Get Through

    12:27 | 3/4/20
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    The EMA in partnership with ATEED and the Regional Business Partner Network has this week launched a free web series to help all businesses get through the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond. The combination of videos and live webinars this week featured ... more»
  • Qbe Announces Measures To Support SME Customers Impacted By Covid-19

    11:57 | 3/4/20
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    QBE Insurance (QBE) today announced measures to support small and medium business (SME) customers in Australia and New Zealand impacted by COVID-19. The announcement follows industry-wide discussion and regulatory approval for the initiatives from ... more»
  • New Zealanders rely on internet and phones to stay connected

    10:43 | 3/4/20
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    We’re continuing to see significant increases in calls and data on the Vodafone networks as we head into the second weekend of level 4 lockdown.  more»
  • Concision OSM House Wins Timber Design Award

    10:24 | 3/4/20
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    A house built by Concision off-site manufacturing has won the Engineered Wood Products Innovation Award at the Wood Process and Manufacturers Association (WPMA) and NZ Wood Resene Timber Design Awards. The innovative 90m2 3-bedroom prefabricated house ... more»
  • Union Calls On Minister To Reset Forestry Industry

    10:03 | 3/4/20
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    Maurice Davis, AWUNZ National Secretary and Union leader says; “Shane Jones says he is the regional saviour. He must urgently introduce forestry export quotas and regulation to prevent a foreign driven forest obliteration.” “He needs to inform ... more»
  • Consult Recruitment Acquire Halo Consulting

    09:56 | 3/4/20
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    Recruitment firm Consult Recruitment are delighted to announce they have successfully acquired Halo Consulting effective 31 March 2020. This transaction puts the combined organisation as the most significant player in the New Zealand professional recruitment ... more»
  • Mitre 10 Launched Essential Goods Offering Online

    09:47 | 3/4/20
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    Mitre 10 (New Zealand) Ltd launches its online home delivery service for essential goods this morning: https://www.mitre10.co.nz/shop/essentials . The curated range available online is a core offering fitting the government’s definition of essential ... more»
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