Friday, 21 June 2019

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  • MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares edge higher

    20:42 | 14/6/19
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    June 14 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand shares rose with blue-chips including Auckland International Airport and Ebos Group hitting new highs as investors remain uncertain about whether US and Australian central banks will cut interest rates. Summerset ... more»
  • Burger Fuel turns to profit as it changes direction

    19:06 | 14/6/19
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    June 14 (BusinessDesk) - Burger Fuel Worldwide says it posted a $1.2 million net profit for the year ended March, a turnaround from the previous year’s $463,000 net loss, as it transitions to a new business model. more»
  • NZ dollar range-bound as rate cut speculation continues

    11:10 | 14/6/19
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    June 14 (BusinessDesk) - The kiwi kept to a tight range as weak data in the US and Australia fuelled speculation of possible rate cuts in those economies.  more»
  • Forestry encroachment an issue for councils - Sage

    15:11 | 14/6/19
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    June 14 (BusinessDesk) - Forestry encroachment onto higher-value farm land is an issue for councils to manage, Lands Minister Eugenie Sage says.  more»
  • NZ dollar range-bound as rate cut speculation continues

    11:10 | 14/6/19
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    June 14 (BusinessDesk) - The kiwi kept to a tight range as weak data in the US and Australia fuelled speculation of possible rate cuts in those economies.  more»
  • NZ dollar weakens on global tensions

    20:15 | 14/6/19
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    June 14 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar weakened and is headed for a weekly loss of more than 1 US cent amid ominous developments in the Gulf of Oman and as the escalation of Chinese anti-dumping duties on some steel products made traders ... more»
  • Arrow International liquidators find $40M of notional assets

    16:29 | 14/6/19
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    June 14 (BusinessDesk) - The first liquidators reports on Arrow International say the company’s main subsidiary has a notional $40 million available for unsecured creditors, not including $4.5 million in retentions held in trust. more»
  • NZ’s home of skiing opens with new chairlifts and snowmaking

    16:20 | 15/6/19
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    Queenstown’s playground just became a little more epic with the opening of Coronet Peak’s ski area today, with upgrades across the mountain focused on improving access for sightseers and snowsports enthusiasts. While the trail access was limited to ... more»
  • Vintage 2019: Small but stunning

    15:14 | 14/6/19
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    A wonderfully warm summer has contributed to a superb vintage for New Zealand’s wine regions, with 413,000 tonnes of grapes harvested during Vintage 2019.  more»
  • Gisborne house prices rose $2,645 a day in May, says REINZ

    15:45 | 14/6/19
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    Median house prices across New Zealand increased by 3.2% in May to $578,000, up from $560,000 in May 2018. Median price increases for New Zealand excluding Auckland were even stronger, increasing by 7.2% to $487,770 up from $455,000 in May last year, ... more»
  • Contact secures winter gas from OMV

    16:45 | 14/6/19
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    June 14 (BusinessDesk) - Contact Energy says it has bought a winter gas supply from OMV as part of a deal that will also give it access to future supplies from the Maui field. more»
  • Support for Ministerial Review of Breeding Stock Exports

    19:03 | 14/6/19
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    Members of the New Zealand Animal Genetics Trade Association (AGTA) welcome and support a review of the breeding stock export trade from New Zealand, announced by the Minister of Agriculture, Damien O’Connor. more»
  • Significant loss of nitrogen in winter

    09:32 | 14/6/19
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    Nitrogen plays an important role in increasing the pasture and crop yields helping to fill the feed gaps. When used strategically, nitrogen is effective in synthesis of proteins in both plants and animals. Nitrogen is also an essential component of ... more»
  • Tiny housing...BIG PROBLEM

    09:53 | 19/6/19
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    As rents become unaffordable and property ownership becomes a luxury, tiny houses are being advocated as a way of addressing the housing crisis both here in Aotearoa and elsewhere. more»
  • Top honours for Christchurch regeneration project

    11:23 | 15/6/19
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    Auckland, New Zealand, 14th June 2019: Christchurch’s new Central City Library, Turanga, has claimed the coveted Supreme Award at Property Council New Zealand’s Rider Levett Bucknall Property Industry Awards this evening. more»
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