Wednesday, 12 December 2018

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  • NZVCA Appoints New Chair

    15:55 | 10/12/18
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    Andrew Frankham, Director & CFO of Direct Capital is the new chairman of the New Zealand Private Equity and Venture Capital Association. He succeeds Matt Riley, Executive Director of Waterman Capital. more»
  • GirlBoss NZ CEO Announced as YES Emerging Alumni Winner

    15:39 | 10/12/18
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    GirlBoss CEO & founder Alexia Hilbertidou has won the 2018 YES Emerging Alumni of the Year Award.  more»
  • Abandonment Due To Jail

    15:28 | 10/12/18
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    Abandonment of employment is a situation where an Employee is absent without permission with no intention of returning. It is often invoked in error by Employers for simple unauthorised absence. Unauthorised absence is a misconduct issue and the process ... more»
  • Take care to avoid unnecessary cost in electrifying economy

    15:09 | 10/12/18
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    Dec. 10 (BusinessDesk) - Relying on electrification of heavy industry and transport to meet the country’s emission-reduction goals would risk “unnecessary” cost and may close out hydrogen export options longer term, Vivid Economics says. more»
  • Genesis joins global EV100 initiative

    14:53 | 10/12/18
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    Genesis Energy has joined The Climate Group’s EV100 initiative which brings together companies from all over the world that are committed to switching their global fleets to electric vehicles to reduce carbon emissions. more»
  • Is this the calm before a storm of credit card thrashing?

    14:47 | 10/12/18
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    Dec. 10 (BusinessDesk) - Retail spending using electronic cards was only 1.2 percent higher nationwide in the first seven days of December than in the same week last year, according to Paymark, which processes more than 75 percent of New Zealand card ... more»
  • Shrinking meat and dairy product manufacturing

    14:46 | 10/12/18
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    Dec. 10 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand manufacturing sales fell for a second straight quarter on shrinking volumes of meat and dairy products, tempering expectations for next week's reading of the wider economy. more»
  • Jon Macdonald to stay on as Trade Me boss

    14:44 | 10/12/18
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    Dec. 10 (BusinessDesk) - Trade Me chief executive Jon Macdonald will stay on at the online marketplace as it weighs up two multi-billion-dollar takeover offers from overseas private equity firms.  more»
  • Maori Council call for culture change in SOE

    13:51 | 10/12/18
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    A travesty of talent: Maori Council reveals only 6 Maori sit on the boards of State Owned Enterprises - calls for a culture change  more»
  • Float-free EPIRB distress beacons compulsory from 1 January

    13:33 | 10/12/18
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    Maritime NZ is reminding operators they must install float-free EPIRB distress beacons on commercial fishing vessels by 1 January 2019. This applies to those vessels between 7.5 metres and 24 metres operating outside enclosed waters. more»
  • BNZ supports shared ownership to help more kiwis get homes

    13:14 | 10/12/18
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    “It’s a commercial take on the Bank of Mum and Dad for new home owners.”  more»
  • Shareholders’ Association wants Finzsoft to come clean

    13:10 | 10/12/18
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    The New Zealand Shareholders’ Association is hoping that financial institution software provider Finzsoft will come clean at the annual shareholders’ meeting about squabbles both at board level and between the owners of its largest shareholder. more»
  • New Global CEO boosts Aurecon’s global exec team

    13:04 | 10/12/18
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    Global engineering and infrastructure advisory company Aurecon announced today that under the leadership of its newly appointed incoming Global Chief Executive Officer (CEO) William Cox, it would be adding two more female senior leaders to its Global ... more»
  • TR Group acquires DT Driver Training

    13:02 | 10/12/18
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    TR Group expands training capability with acquisition of DT Driver Training  more»
  • Major breakthrough for Manuka farming initiative

    12:50 | 10/12/18
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    A ground-breaking milestone could see more Hawke’s Bay farmers producing high-grade manuka honey worth millions to the New Zealand economy.  more»
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