Thursday, 28 May 2015

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  • Arvida FY underlying earnings in line with prospectus

    13:33 | 28/5/15
    May 28 (BusinessDesk) - Arvida Group, the retirement village operator which listed on the NZX last December, reported annual earnings in line with the prospectus forecast, and affirmed its outlook for the 2016 financial year. more»
  • Rotorua Airport appoints new CEO

    13:09 | 28/5/15
    Rotorua Airport has appointed a new Chief Executive, Nicole Brewer, who will take up the role on July 1. Ms Brewer comes to the Airport with extensive aviation, business and planning experience, including eight years at Air New Zealand and three years ... more»
  • Australia stocks slip as mining shares retreat

    13:07 | 28/5/15
    While a further gain for spot iron-ore prices may have helped Arrium Ltd. rise 1.2%, the biggest resource names were broadly lower, with BHP Billiton Ltd. down 0.7%, Rio Tinto Ltd. and Fortescue Metals Group Ltd. down 0.4% each, and South32 Ltd ... more»
  • The Day's Best Photos | 05.27.15

    12:56 | 28/5/15
    News & Observer
    The finance ministers and central bank governors of the Group of Seven (G7) countries meet in Dresden to discuss the health of the global economy and financial regulation, but Greece is also almost certainly to be on the agenda. more»
  • Fonterra rejects criticism of milk price guidance

    12:53 | 28/5/15
    Fonterra rejects criticism of milk price guidance, while forecasting cautious $5.25/kgMS for new season  more»
  • MYOB to buy NZ's Ace Payroll for $14 mln

    12:50 | 28/5/15
    May 28 (BusinessDesk) - MYOB Group, the Australian payment solutions software developer that floated on the ASX this month, has agreed to buy Lower Hutt-based Ace Payroll Plus for $14 million, its third New Zealand acquisition in as many years. more»
  • Pomahaka Project Scales Up

    12:45 | 28/5/15
    Pomahaka Project Scales Up Following the success of a one year scoping exercise NZ Landcare Trust has secured nearly $150,000 from MPI's Sustainable Farming Fund to facilitate a catchment scale project within the Pomahaka catchment. With support ... more»
  • Seeking new Holstein Friesian Genetic Leaders

    12:43 | 28/5/15
    Holstein Friesian New Zealand and CRV Ambreed will team up again this year to select New Zealand’s next generation of top Holstein Friesian bulls for their joint sire proving programme, ‘Holstein Friesian Genetic Leaders’. Recently celebrating ... more»
  • ASB / Main Report Regional Economic Scoreboard

    12:38 | 28/5/15
    ASB / Main Report Regional Economic Scoreboard Auckland has leap-frogged Canterbury into the top spot for economic growth in the latest ASB/Main Report Regional Economic Scoreboard – a position it last held in September 2013. The move, up from second ... more»
  • Refining relationship expected to continue

    12:33 | 28/5/15
    Refining NZ says that the processing of crude oil for Chevron New Zealand (Chevron) is at the heart of a long-standing customer relationship that the Company expects to continue. more»
  • West Auckland bus joyride: Police take statement from driver

    12:32 | 28/5/15
    Police say they have taken a statement from a Ritchies school bus driver over claims he took kids on a 17km, out-of-control joyride on Monday.  more»
  • New plans for Christchurch Catholic Cathedral revealed

    12:27 | 28/5/15
    The Catholic Bishop of Christchurch has revealed a $45 million plan to restore the Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament.  more»
  • Asian Stocks Track Global Gains on U.S. Tech Rally, Greece Bets

    12:22 | 28/5/15
    Australia's S&P/ASX 200 Index increased 0.2 percent. New Zealand's NZX 50 Index advanced 0.2 percent. Markets in China and Hong Kong have ... The Shanghai Composite has surged more than 140 percent in the past year, the most among major indexes tracked ... more»
  • MYOB Group to buy Ace Payroll Plus

    12:11 | 28/5/15
    Finance News Network
    Accounting software provider MYOB Group Limited (ASX:MYO) has inked a deal to buy New Zealand-based Ace Payroll Plus Limited. more»
  • MYOB acquires NZ-based Ace Payroll for $14M

    12:11 | 28/5/15
    MYOB has further strengthened its position in the New Zealand payroll and accounting solutions market by signing an agreement to acquire Wellington-based Ace Payroll Plus Limited for a purchase price of NZ$14 million, the company announced today. more»
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