Friday, 21 June 2019

Business News

  • Fisher Funds backs Infratil's Vodafone play

    19:36 | 20/6/19
    June 20 (BusinessDesk) - Listed investment entity Kingfish's manager Fisher Funds Management likens Infratil's planned Vodafone New Zealand purchase to its successful foray into the retail fuels market.  more»
  • Simon Barnett receives broadcasting accolade

    19:13 | 20/6/19
    NewstalkZB’s Simon Barnett has been awarded one of radio’s most coveted accolades, the Outstanding Contribution to Radio Award. A video of the radio star being surprised by the news was played at the New Zealand Radio Awards’ Auckland event at Sky City ... more»
  • ZM and NewstalkZB headline stellar night for NZME Radio

    19:12 | 20/6/19
    Music network ZM has been named Station of the Year, as New Zealand Media and Entertainment (NZME) scooped nearly all the major awards tonight at the New Zealand Radio Awards held at the SkyCity Theatre, Auckland. more»
  • UPDATE: Strong construction growth shores up 1Q GDP

    17:16 | 20/6/19
    June 20 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand’s economy grew in line with expectations in the first quarter, with strong construction activity offsetting weak services output. Economists say it won't stop the central bank from cutting rates further.  more»
  • Building an investment in crypto with dollar cost averaging

    17:10 | 20/6/19
    For some cryptocurrency investors, their preferred investment approach is to invest on a regular basis, not to try and buy the dips. For a highly volatile market such as cryptocurrencies, this method known as Dollar Cost Averaging (DCA), means that ... more»
  • Ballance partners with Hiringa for Kapuni hydrogen project

    17:10 | 20/6/19
    June 20 (BusinessDesk) - Ballance Agri-Nutrients is to develop 16 MW of wind generation at its Kapuni site as part of a plan to produce renewable hydrogen there.  more»
  • Kiwi Property eyes residential development for mixed-use

    17:00 | 20/6/19
    June 20 (BusinessDesk) - Kiwi Property Group is considering adding residential property to its mixed-use centres, although no decisions have been made about how to go about it, chair Mark Ford told the annual shareholders' meeting. more»
  • Property investors cheque out former bank building for sale

    16:40 | 20/6/19
    A substantial standalone former bank building at Pakuranga Plaza shopping mall is for sale at a time when Auckland's retail spending rose four percent last year and total returns for shopping centre property were 3.5 percent. more»
  • New look Knoll Ridge Chalet dining for the slopes of Ruapehu

    16:16 | 20/6/19
    MT RUAPEHU, 20 JUNE 2019: Fresh produce sourced from local suppliers, a choice of dining options, and stunning views combine to offer a unique destination high on the slopes of Mt Ruapehu.  more»
  • CORRECT: Zespri signals profit growth

    15:10 | 20/6/19
    June 19 (BusinessDesk) - Kiwifruit marketer Zespri is forecasting annual profit growth of up to 7 percent.  more»
  • Wellington to introduce a reusable cup lending scheme

    14:25 | 20/6/19
    From today Wellington Airport will be the first airport in New Zealand to introduce a reusable coffee cup lending scheme across selected cafés in the airport’s terminal.  more»
  • Strong construction growth shores up 1Q GDP

    14:02 | 20/6/19
    June 20 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand’s economy grew in line with expectations in the first quarter, shored up by strong construction activity, but weak services output – which represents two-thirds of the economy - was a drag on growth.  more»
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