Monday, 10 August 2020

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  • BNZ Cuts Costs For Contactless Payments

    14:55 | 4/8/20
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    Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) has cut the costs of using debit contactless (PayWave) payments for small and medium business customers. As of 1 August 2020, SMEs that settle into a BNZ business bank account will pay no more than 0.70% (70 bps) per ... more»
  • Auditor-General Publishes Four Reports - PGF, NZTA, Inland Revenue, Public Housing

    14:38 | 4/8/20
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    Today the Auditor-General published four reports, which are all available on our website: · Managing the Provincial Growth Fund · New Zealand Transport Agency: Maintaining state highways through Network Outcomes Contracts · Inland Revenue Department: ... more»
  • Worker Paralysed After Fall

    14:17 | 4/8/20
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    A worker who was paralysed in a four metre fall and will never walk again has been awarded over $400,000 in reparations and consequential loss. In a reserved decision released last week, Strings Attached Limited was ordered to pay the victim following ... more»
  • Iwi Partnership’s Go Bus Sale Concludes

    13:49 | 4/8/20
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    The sale of passenger transport company Go Bus from a Ngai Tahu and Waikato-Tainui partnership to Melbourne-based industry operator Kinetic has completed today. Ngai Tahu Holdings and Tainui Group Holdings announced their decision to sell Go Bus in ... more»
  • Asbestos Removal Done Right The First Time

    13:44 | 4/8/20
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    It often takes just one man or one company to be the shining light for others, and Advanced Environmental Services are no different. With the death tally rising, commercial business and building owners are looking to such quality companies for help. With ... more»
  • Second Largest Powerball Prize If Won By A Single Player - $34 Million Up For Grabs

    12:37 | 4/8/20
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    There’s a massive $34 million up for grabs with Powerball tomorrow night, and if it’s won by a single player, it will be the second largest Powerball prize ever won since Powerball began in 2001. The largest ever Powerball prize of $44.1 million ... more»
  • Kiwi FinTech Industry Helping Post-COVID Economic Recovery With A Mix Of Innovation And Heart

    11:47 | 4/8/20
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    A growing number of Kiwi financial technology businesses are emerging as leaders in New Zealand’s economic recovery post-COVID 19 with innovative platforms and initiatives - while still keeping a real focus on people’s needs and wellbeing. ... more»
  • Leak Detection Programme Prevents Millions Of Litres Of Water Loss

    11:07 | 4/8/20
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    Watercare’s proactive leak detection programme has prevented millions of litres of water loss at a crucial time for Auckland’s water supply. Watercare chief executive Raveen Jaduram says the programme – which finds invisible leaks by listening for ... more»
  • CV Tips To Land An Interview In The Covid-19 Job Market

    10:30 | 4/8/20
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    Only 28% of New Zealand and Australia’s current jobseekers say they understand what’s required to make a job interview shortlist today. That’s according to a recent poll by recruiting experts Hays, which found a further 33% understand “to ... more»
  • Seafood Industry Celebrated At The Seafood Sustainability Awards

    10:24 | 4/8/20
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    The big winner at last night’s Seafood Sustainability Awards was a man who has spent almost 20 years working to protect seabirds and marine mammals in the commercial fishing industry. The awards, held for the first time at parliament last night, were ... more»
  • Auckland Property Market Shakes Off Economic And Election Apprehensions

    10:20 | 4/8/20
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    Rather than being tempered by medium term economic concerns or the approach of a General Election, the Auckland housing market has enjoyed its strongest sales performance in a July for five years. “In July, buyers put aside any apprehensions they may ... more»
  • Air New Zealand To Take Tongans Home

    10:16 | 4/8/20
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    An Air New Zealand flight has just taken off from Auckland International Airport to repatriate citizens from Tonga who have remained in New Zealand since the COVID-19 lockdown. Flight NZ970 is expected to arrive at Fua’amotu International Airport ... more»
  • Huggies Rallies For Our Nation’s Most Vulnerable

    10:11 | 4/8/20
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    Whanau Awhina Plunket is welcoming support from Kiwis to help them provide nappies and baby clothing to those who need them most. The impacts of COVID-19 are challenging for many whanau, and Huggies new initiative Hug it Forward ensures everyone can ... more»
  • Unisys Strengthens Multi-Cloud Advisory Services, Offers Comprehensive Strategies

    09:54 | 4/8/20
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    New capabilities help organisations plan and implement smart, efficient and secure infrastructure migration, application modernisation and cloud management strategies  more»
  • Emerging Leader Olivia Egerton Wins Director Award

    09:28 | 4/8/20
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    The Canterbury Branch of the Institute of Directors (IOD) has announced that emerging leader Olivia Egerton is their 2020 First Steps in Governance awardee. The award is given each year by the professional body of directors and seeks individuals who ... more»
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