Saturday, 25 March 2017

Business News

  • On the OECD report on the NZ Environment

    11:37 | 22/3/17
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    Te Awamutu based company, Miscanthus New Zealand Limited (MNZ), believes that it has the answer to many of the cautions and warnings to New Zealand that are contained in the latest OECD report on the NZ environment but officials do not seem to be receptive ... more»
  • Conference aims to educate aesthetic professionals

    11:34 | 22/3/17
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    Numerous complaints about unsafe practices in beauty, laser and aesthetic clinics from around New Zealand paints a disturbing picture of the industry.  more»
  • NZ’s investment in infrastructure creating jobs

    11:25 | 22/3/17
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    Global engineering and advisory firm Aurecon, will be recruiting approximately 30 graduates around the country[1] in 2017, as part of its annual graduate recruitment programme. more»
  • How To Trade 29th March When Theresa May Triggers Brexit

    11:22 | 22/3/17
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    It is all about trading the event and timing is very important when it comes to it. The 29th of March is the day when the British Prime Minister, Theresa May will invoke the Article 50 and the UK will be entered in divorce negotiations of leaving the ... more»
  • Productivity Commission report deserves wider conversation

    11:21 | 22/3/17
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    In light of the release of the Productivity Commission's final report, the Industry Training Federation seeks a broader and sector-led conversation for how tertiary education can be more responsive to the needs of the productive sector. “The report ... more»
  • Landmark parking victory against Tauranga City Council

    11:20 | 22/3/17
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    The Tauranga District Court has ruled that Tauranga City Council’s Traffic & Parking Bylaw is illegal. Local technology service provider, Geeks on Wheels fought back when it received 9 parking infringement notices in succession in early 2016. ... more»
  • Construction firms have high proportion of hard-to-fill jobs

    11:13 | 22/3/17
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    Almost 80 percent of businesses in the construction industry reported vacancies in 2016, with 58 percent of these reporting that they had hard-to-fill vacancies, Stats NZ said today. This means that of the approximately 4,600 construction businesses ... more»
  • Labour productivity falls on high input growth

    11:09 | 22/3/17
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    Labour productivity fell 0.7 percent in the year ended March 2016, StatsNZ said today. Labour inputs for the measured sector increased 3.3 percent, the largest increase since the beginning of the series (1996). more»
  • All New Kia Rio Makes A Big Impression

    11:06 | 22/3/17
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    The all new 2017 Kia Rio has gone on sale in New Zealand sporting a distinctive look, sharper handling, more passenger space and new technology. The 5-door Kia Rio has grown in size and stature as it enters its fourth generation, featuring a longer ... more»
  • Royal Adelaide Beer & Cider Awards Go Trans-Tasman

    10:57 | 22/3/17
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    The Royal Adelaide Beer and Cider Awards (RABCA) will allow beer and cider entries from New Zealand in 2017 - the first time in the competition’s history.  more»
  • Big boost in job opportunities for Kiwis

    10:44 | 22/3/17
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    New job advertisements on SEEK rose 17.3 per cent this February when compared to the same period last year.  more»
  • Forest Owners want Vivid Economics Report implemented

    10:27 | 22/3/17
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    The Forest Owners Association says policy makers must decide soon on which option to adopt from the just released Vivid report recommending various scenarios for making New Zealand carbon neutral. more»
  • Truscreen Announces Capital Raising

    10:10 | 22/3/17
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    Cervical cancer technology company, TruScreen Limited (NZAX:TRU) has undertaken a $4.09 million share placement to institutional and other select investors as it looks to strengthen its balance sheet and fund commercial growth. In addition to the placement, ... more»
  • Interim Results Announcement Encouraging

    10:08 | 22/3/17
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    Fonterra Shareholders’ Council Chairman, Duncan Coull, said today’s interim results announcement was an encouraging one which was in line with the expectations of the Council and Fonterra Farmers. more»
  • Do We Still Need to Go to Work to Get the Job Done?

    10:05 | 22/3/17
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    New Global Survey into the Future of Work Reveals Two Thirds (62%) of Today’s Multi-Generational Workforce Now Working from Anywhere  more»
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