Friday, 29 July 2016

Business News

  • Fonterra & LIC Investigating Tech Solutions

    16:37 | 28/7/16
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    Fonterra and Livestock Improvement Corporation (LIC) are teaming up to develop a new online technology solution designed to provide farmers with a view of their operation in one place. more»
  • Innovative NZ wireless electric vehicle charging

    16:13 | 28/7/16
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    AUCKLAND: July 28, 2016: Innovative wireless electric vehicle charging technology created by a team at the University of Auckland has taken a major step forward with the announcement in San Diego, United States today that Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) ... more»
  • AMP launches new range of funds for investors

    16:04 | 28/7/16
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    AMP has today launched 16 new funds within its AMP KiwiSaver Scheme providing members access to a total of 27 funds managed by five of the industry’s leading fund managers. Backed by the full range of benefits AMP offers its customers, the enhancements create ... more»
  • Farming initiative the first of its kind for Northland

    15:59 | 28/7/16
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    A brand new farming initiative – Extension 350 – is an innovative programme, the first of its kind for New Zealand. Designed to lift on farm performance through improving farm systems and profitability through shared knowledge. more»
  • Snowstorm blankets powder on Queenstown ski fields

    15:52 | 28/7/16
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    The ‘pow pow’ is here - skiers and snowboarders at Queenstown’s Coronet Peak and The Remarkables are enjoying “the best bluebird powder day” of the season thanks to an overnight storm. more»
  • Ray White agencies celebrate three top awards

    15:48 | 28/7/16
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    One of New Zealand’s leading real estate groups, Ray White, is celebrating three national real estate awards.  more»
  • Energy Mad hails 'turning of the corner' at AGM

    15:21 | 28/7/16
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    July 28 (BusinessDesk) - Energy Mad, the energy efficient light-bulb maker, says it made an unaudited operating profit of $348,000 in the first three months of its financial year 2017, hailing a modest "turning of the corner" as it focuses on meeting ... more»
  • Crisis in New Zealand Log Supply

    15:13 | 28/7/16
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    New Zealand wood processing leaders held a hui with senior government officials and political leaders in Whangarei yesterday to assess the acute log supply shortage to local mills in Northland. more»
  • Low Carbon Challenge - Grand Finale Evening

    14:55 | 28/7/16
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    The Low Carbon Challenge presents its Grand Finale evening. It invites all those interested in green innovation to hear teams pitch and launch their fundraising campaigns.  more»
  • 2degrees first with 100GbE Trans-Tasman Interconnect

    14:43 | 28/7/16
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    2degrees today announced the successful activation of its 100GbE interconnect to the Southern Cross Cable Network, driven by the massive growth of content providers such as Netflix fuelling New Zealanders’ demand for data.  more»
  • South Island Wool Bounces

    14:36 | 28/7/16
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    New Zealand Wool Services International LTDs CEO Mr John Dawson reports that despite a strengthening NZ dollar, the varied selection at this week’s South Island auction attracted strong support. more»
  • Auckland becoming the City of Broken Dreams for first buyers

    14:20 | 28/7/16
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    There is good news for first home buyers in Auckland, according to some new additions to interest.co.nz 's regular Home Loan Affordability Reports  more»
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