Thursday, 27 November 2014

Business News

  • Commerce Commission receives infant formula authorisation

    12:34 | 27/11/14
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    The Commerce Commission has received an application from the Infant Nutrition Council (INC) seeking authorisation to restrict their marketing activities of infant formula for children under six months of age. more»
  • Young entrepreneurs help create a better New Zealand

    12:09 | 27/11/14
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    New Zealand’s next generation of social entrepreneurs will gather at Victoria University of Wellington this summer for an intensive enterprise accelerator programme called Live the Dream. The programme supports several early stage youth-led ventures ... more»
  • Study dispels myths about NZ mobile communications industry

    12:07 | 27/11/14
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    NZ industry performs well on an international basis despite difficult challenges, but industry faces difficult future investment and pricing decisions  more»
  • Chatham Rock, hoping for ruling before Xmas, widens 1H loss

    11:48 | 27/11/14
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    Nov. 27 (BusinessDesk) - Chatham Rock Phosphate, the company proposing to mine phosphate nodules from the seabed on the Chatham Rise, reported a near-tripling of its first-half loss as it spent more on exploration, sought a listing on London’s AIM market and ... more»
  • Caravan & Outdoor expo will be New Zealand’s biggest ever

    11:45 | 27/11/14
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    Demand for extra exhibition space will see the country’s leading Motorhome Caravan & Outdoor expo, the Covi Motorhome Caravan & Outdoor SuperShow, the largest motorhome and caravan show ever held in New Zealand. more»
  • New appointment at Mortgage Express - Stuart Dowie

    11:40 | 27/11/14
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    “Experience, empathy, patience, optimism and a determination to secure a favourable outcome,” is what drives Stuart Dowie. Joining Mortgage Express’s Auckland team, Stuart Dowie is an accomplished and experienced Mortgage Adviser. more»
  • Trilogy turns to 1H profit as Ecoya posts positive earnings

    11:18 | 27/11/14
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    Nov. 27 (BusinessDesk) - Trilogy International, the skincare and scented candle company, turned to a profit in its first half as a boost in sales for its Ecoya range in Australia helped the unit reach profitability. The shares jumped to a two-month high. more»
  • Feed to farmers faster

    11:16 | 27/11/14
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    SealesWinslow is celebrating as its $10 million upgrade to get feed to farmers faster nears completion. The investment has predominantly focused on its Morrinsville feedmill and distribution centre, officially opened last week, and includes improvements to ... more»
  • Dimension Data Supports First Cloud-Enabled G20 Summit

    11:14 | 27/11/14
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    Singapore, 27 November 2014 – Dimension Data , the USD 6 billion global ICT solutions and services provider, has announced the successful delivery of the first ever cloud-enabled G20 Leaders’ Summit in Brisbane, Australia. more»
  • MYOB announces key appointments

    11:12 | 27/11/14
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    MYOB has announced key appointments that will increase the company’s focus on continuing the strong uptake of innovative cloud solutions that make business life easier for SMEs, accounting practices and enterprises across Australia and New Zealand. more»
  • Phenomenal Employee Growth Makes for Sweet Success

    11:01 | 27/11/14
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    Auckland, New Zealand (Thursday 27 November 2014) – Growing from 12 employees to 160 since opening its doors four years ago, Gameloft New Zealand is showing no signs of slowing down as they launch their second game for 2014, Pastry Paradise. more»
  • NZ Green Building Council welcomes new Board members

    10:59 | 27/11/14
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    The New Zealand Green Building Council was pleased to announce its new Board of Directors at today’s AGM in Auckland. The Board is joined by two new directors: Gary Walker, Executive General Manager of Hawkins Construction; and Steve Aschebrock, Director ... more»
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