Monday, 18 January 2021

Business News

  • Capital Shift For DLA Piper

    12:46 | 18/1/21
    DLA Piper has moved its Wellington office into new waterfront premises in the Deloitte building. DLA Piper's New Zealand Country Managing Partner, Martin Wiseman, says “Our move in Wellington is another exciting step in our firm's ongoing pursuit ... more»
  • Tractor Industry Remains Optimistic For 2021

    10:52 | 18/1/21
    The tractor sales industry finished 2020 on a strong note with December sales up 18.4 % on 2019. Tractor and Machinery Association (TAMA) president Kyle Baxter says that while 2020 definitely posed challenges for the industry, the current mood of ... more»
  • Trains Return To Britomart Station

    10:40 | 18/1/21
    Passenger trains returned to Britomart Station today after a three-week closure while a new scissor track crossing was installed at the eastern end of Britomart tunnel and worn out rail was replaced between Newmarket and the city. KiwiRail Chief ... more»
  • 2021 Insights On New Zealand Sustainability Professionals Survey Launches

    10:02 | 18/1/21
    Oxygen Consulting in collaboration with Auckland University of Technology (AUT), the Sustainable Business Council (SBC) and Sustainable Business Network (SBN) have kicked off their second annual survey on the sustainability profession and are inviting ... more»
  • Start-up Support For COVID-19 Impacted Jobseekers

    09:05 | 18/1/21
    People who lost their job because of COVID-19 are offered a chance to kick-start their new business idea as part of an innovative new Christchurch programme. From catering to digital marketing to selling handcrafted goods – business ideas of ... more»
  • Wall-to-wall Internet At Home, Guaranteed By Vodafone

    07:58 | 18/1/21
    Vodafone launches SuperWifi, supporting a great in-home internet experience with high-tech mesh Wifi devices and customised support Latest technology also provides customers with greater control over internet usage in the home In a telco-first for ... more»
  • Lack Of Properties For Sale Is Putting Pressure On House Prices & Speeding Up Sales, Says REINZ

    06:44 | 16/1/21
    As the total pool of properties available for sale in New Zealand falls to record lows, this is continuing to put pressure on house prices, with the country seeing a new record median house price for the fourth month in a row according to the latest ... more»
  • Top Performing Suburbs Of 2020

    17:45 | 15/1/21
    CoreLogic’s Best of the Best Report shows 2020 in review and reveals what 2021 might herald for the property market. New Zealand is in the middle of an unexpected, unpredicted property boom – so who received the biggest Christmas present in the ... more»
  • Is The Kiwi Bach Still Affordable?

    17:39 | 15/1/21
    Latest Census data from Stats NZ suggests 10% (191,646) of New Zealand dwellings are unoccupied – a figure which includes bach ownership. The regions around the country with the greatest proportion of unoccupied dwellings are those with large ... more»
  • A Dozen Checklist For Retail Investors To Hit The Jackpot In 2021

    15:56 | 15/1/21
    Retail investors can achieve significant gains in 2021 amid the potential recovery of economies and financial markets from COVID-19 crisis. Surging cases of new coronavirus strain infection and renewed lockdowns in Europe may induce stock market volatility ... more»
  • Hospitality New Zealand Establishes Formal Working Relationship With Tasmanian Hospitality Association

    14:44 | 15/1/21
    Hospitality New Zealand (Hospitality NZ) has established a formal partnership with the Tasmanian Hospitality Association (THA) to share ideas and work on mutually beneficial initiatives and projects. The partnership was buoyed Government’s announcement ... more»
  • Reserve Bank Of New Zealand Committed To Action As It Responds To Data Breach

    14:06 | 15/1/21
    The Governor of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, Adrian Orr, says the recent malicious and illegal breach of a file sharing application used by the Bank is significant, and has our full attention. Mr Orr says New Zealand’s financial system and institutions ... more»
  • Air New Zealand Says ‘aere Mai’ To Rarotonga

    13:44 | 15/1/21
    Air New Zealand is delighted to offer services from Rarotonga to New Zealand after the recent announcement of a one-way quarantine-free travel route. This is the first step of the phased approach to two-way quarantine-free travel between the two nations. ... more»
  • Pedigree TV Ad Withdrawn Following Complaints

    12:15 | 15/1/21
    The television advertisement for Pedigree Parenting, a pet adoption initiative, shows a man and woman speaking at a children's playground. When asked which child is hers, the woman replies saying she is not sure where he is and that he was playing ... more»
  • Rental Price Indexes December 2020

    11:21 | 15/1/21
    Monthly change In December 2020 compared with November 2020:   the index for the stock measure of rental property prices rose 0.2 percent the index for the flow measure of rental property prices fell 0.1 percent. Annual change In December ... more»
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