Saturday, 18 August 2018

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  • Hi-Tech Impresses Engineers

    17:25 | 16/8/18
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    The age of smart fabrication is well upon us as previously covered with the Maintenance Engineering Society (MESNZ) network evenings as we stride across the regions but the opportunity to bring the Kaeser Compressors Network Evening series to industry ... more»
  • How forecast hot weather could impact farmers and food

    16:41 | 16/8/18
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    IrrigationNZ strongly believes that as the climate continues to vary, many areas of New Zealand will be at increasing at risk of drought and to mitigate this risk, the country must invest in well-designed water storage.  more»
  • Oh that’s where they get their profits from!

    16:39 | 16/8/18
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    Inequality: a kick in the guts for hard working New Zealanders Today the National Business Review released its Rich List. For the first time, the combined value of the rich listers has tipped over the $100 billion dollar mark, that’s up 26% from ... more»
  • Engineers speak out on seismic resilience and water

    16:16 | 16/8/18
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    Engineers call for fresh thinking about New Zealand’s seismic and water challenges, in a report released today.  more»
  • ArchiPro undergoes successful $2 million capital raise

    15:51 | 16/8/18
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    ArchiPro, an online platform that brings businesses, professionals and consumers together in the architecture, interior and construction industry has completed its first capital raise, successfully reaching its target of $2 million. more»
  • Annies in the running for best kids food product award

    15:45 | 16/8/18
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    Annies in the running for best kids food product award Blenheim-based Annies – food you trust and their delicious 100 percent fruit bars has been nominated for Best Kids Food Product in the 2018 Munch Food Awards. “We’re thrilled to be nominated ... more»
  • NZ cruise sector swells in value by 18% to $434 million

    15:43 | 16/8/18
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    New government figures out today show cruise ship expenditure for the year to June 2018 jumped by 18.3% to $434 million on the previous year, reinforcing the sector’s value to New Zealand, says the New Zealand Cruise Association.  more»
  • Downer's NZ revenue jumps 59%

    15:34 | 16/8/18
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    Aug. 16 (BusinessDesk) - Sales at Downer EDI's New Zealand division rose 59 percent, benefitting from last year's purchase of parts of the Hawkins Group.  more»
  • More ambition needed to lift productivity

    15:31 | 16/8/18
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    Aug. 16 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand needs to be more ambitious if it is to improve the performance of its major centres and the contribution they make to the national economy, Housing and Development Minister Phil Twyford said today. more»
  • Northpower sets out ten-year investment plan

    15:03 | 16/8/18
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    Northpower Limited has set out it its ten-year investment plan that will inject almost $200 million in the Kaipara and Whangarei economies.  more»
  • UPDATE: Skellerup lifts annual profit 23% to a record

    14:33 | 16/8/18
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    Aug. 16 (BusinessDesk) - Skellerup Holdings, the rubber goods manufacturer best known throughout rural New Zealand for its iconic 'red band' gumboot, lifted annual profit to a record as both its industrial and agri divisions boosted earnings. The shares ... more»
  • RSE scheme better for business and New Zealand workers

    14:08 | 16/8/18
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    The tenth annual survey of RSE employers is another win for the New Zealand horticulture and viticulture industries – and New Zealanders.  more»
  • Synergy continues its evolution

    14:04 | 16/8/18
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    The Synergy Investment Programme (Synergy), the joint venture between Funds Administration New Zealand (FANZ) and Consilium NZ Limited, surged past $300m of funds under advice in August 2018. more»
  • New Zealand Entrepreneur Makes NASDAQ Milestone

    13:44 | 16/8/18
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    New Zealand Entrepreneur Makes NASDAQ Milestone Carl Sanders-Edwards, founder of the New Zealand leadership development platform Adeption, rings the NASDAQ stock exchange bell to celebrate his graduation from NASDAQ Milestone Makers this week. ... more»
  • Precinct Properties still backs Fletcher

    13:35 | 16/8/18
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    Aug. 16 (BusinessDesk) - Precinct Properties New Zealand says the Commercial Bay project in downtown Auckland will be completed a little later than scheduled but is still backing contractor Fletcher Construction to complete the $1 billion development. more»
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