Sunday, 21 September 2014

Business News

  • Election 2014: Left routed

    04:30 | 20/9/14
    NBR
    National's vote holds up | Conservatives, Internet Mana and Maori Party face wipe-outs | Labour rebel Stuart Nash set to take Napier from National more»
  • Election 2014: The results

    04:30 | 20/9/14
    NBR
    Short, sharp results: List vote totals, and the count in the key seats that could influence the outcome. PLUS: Analysis from NBR politics editor Rob Hosking. more»
  • One third cast vote before Election Day

    03:01 | 20/9/14
    NBR
    Electoral Commission's staggering stats show our Election Day news and advertising rules are out of date. more»
  • George Kerr to dilute stake in Pyne Gould share issue

    17:57 | 19/9/14
    Scoop
    Sept. 19 (BusinessDesk) - Pyne Gould Corp's managing director George Kerr will dilute his stake in the financial services firm if it goes ahead with a planned share issue, which will increase its stake in Equity Partners Infrastructure Co No 1, the so-called ... more»
  • MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares follow Wall Street higher

    17:32 | 19/9/14
    Scoop
    Sept. 19 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand shares rose in a global rally as Wall Street climbed to records overnight, while a falling New Zealand dollar further supported local stocks. Kathmandu Holdings rose, paced by Fletcher Building and A2 Milk Co. more»
  • NZ dollar little changed on the week after Fed

    17:13 | 19/9/14
    Scoop
    Sept. 19 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar is heading for a 0.2 percent weekly decline against the greenback, after the prospect for higher US interest rates pushed the local currency to a seven-month low. more»
  • Apple, The Media, And Marketing

    16:12 | 19/9/14
    Scoop
    It is quite astonishing how much of the news is taken up with Apple releasing their iWatch and the iPhone 6; newspapers, online news sites, it's splashed all over the world press. Is a new version of a phone really newsworthy enough of that much press? more»
  • Pacific Edge Appoints Charles Sitch as Independent Director

    16:10 | 19/9/14
    Scoop
    Pacific Edge is pleased to announce the appointment of Charles Sitch as an Independent Director.  more»
  • Advanced Security Group acquires South Island company

    15:46 | 19/9/14
    Scoop
    Advanced Security Group continues to increase its geographical footprint in New Zealand with the announcement that it has acquired South Island company, Struthers Electronics & Security Limited. “This is an exciting move for us, the Struthers business is ... more»
  • Queenstown Airport heading for record 2014

    15:40 | 19/9/14
    Scoop
    Sept. 19 (BusinessDesk) - Queenstown Airport Corp, the nation's fourth busiest airport, handled a record number of passengers this winter as it benefited from increased flights and capacity, prompting it to install a $450,000 'pop-up' tent structure ... more»
  • ASB Farmshed Economics Report

    15:25 | 19/9/14
    Scoop
    The dairy markets can’t seem to catch a break, according to the latest ASB Farmshed Economics Report.  more»
  • Spark broadband gets even more naked

    15:19 | 19/9/14
    Scoop
    Naked VDSL and ADSL plans available on Spark Network without Ultra Mobile bundle Spark is offering its Ultra Broadband customers more choice and more value from today, with the launch of “standalone” Naked VDSL and ADSL plans, which mean customers ... more»
  • Jet Park Airport Hotel takes off with ServiceIQ

    14:37 | 19/9/14
    Scoop
    Jet Park Airport Hotel and Conference Centre won ServiceIQ’s Excellence in Training and Staff Development Award at the Hospitality New Zealand Awards for Excellence dinner last night. Building on this success, Jet Park Airport Hotel also won The ... more»
  • Plans Lodged for New Dwellings at Three Kings

    14:29 | 19/9/14
    Scoop
    Fletcher Residential has lodged two private plan change applications with Auckland Council for the redevelopment of Three Kings Quarry. These applications outline two ways to transform the area into a new urban precinct.  more»
  • Foodstuffs’ former distribution hub to become complex

    14:27 | 19/9/14
    Scoop
    Foodstuffs’ former South Island distribution hub is one of the largest warehouse buildings in Christchurch and is set to become an impressive new warehouse and distribution complex with structural upgrades and architectural offices to be added by the new ... more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
NZ505,181280.54%
COMP4,580140.30%
DJI17,280140.08%
SP5002,01010.05%
DAX9,79910.01%
FTSE6,838190.27%
NI22516,3212541.58%
TWI78.500.160.21%
Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.2830.0090.67%
NZDUSD0.81180.00290.36%
AUDUSD0.89200.00580.65%
NZDAUD0.91010.00270.30%