Wednesday, 27 July 2016

Business News

  • Trust beneficiaries treated equally, Court of Appeal told

    16:55 | 26/7/16
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    July 26 (BusinessDesk) - Lawyers for Maryanne Green, the daughter of late NBR rich lister Hugh Green, told the Court of Appeal today that her status as trustee of Green's $400 million business empire did not hamper the operation of the trust and every ... more»
  • The Marketing Group Plc Acquires Ulysses LTD

    16:40 | 26/7/16
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    The Marketing Group Plc Acquires Ulysses LTD, Extending Global Reach Into U.S MarketAcquisition of Ulysses Ltd marks a watershed moment for The Marketing Group Plc as it establishes position in the U.S with subsidiary marketing businesses Wilkin Marketing and With ... more»
  • Long, Auckland-driven construction boom ahead: BRANZ report

    16:23 | 26/7/16
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    The pipeline of new Auckland housing will underpin a longer construction boom for the country, making up for an overestimation in the amount of commercial work in the pipeline, says the 2016 National Construction Pipeline Report. more»
  • Forest industry and Biosecurity Promise

    16:18 | 26/7/16
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    The Forest Owners Association believes the government is aiming in the right direction with its just announced biosecurity ambitions, but wants to see real plans to deliver on this intention. more»
  • Updated biosecurity threats

    15:57 | 26/7/16
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    July 26 (BusinessDesk) - The government's proposal to update the nation's 2003 biosecurity strategy identifies the reliance of the primary sector on a small number of monocultures and large-scale changes in land use such as dairy conversions among 12 strategic ... more»
  • Auckland Airport welcomes ex-employee’s guilty plea

    14:42 | 26/7/16
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    Media Release | 26 July 2016 Auckland Airport welcomes ex-employee’s guilty plea to fraud charges  more»
  • Finalists in prestigious ServiceIQ Apprentice Chef Award

    14:30 | 26/7/16
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    The heat is on for six talented young Kiwi chefs who will go head-to-head to win the coveted title of ServiceIQ Apprentice Chef of the Year 2016, this week.  more»
  • $3,000 fine reinforces message

    14:27 | 26/7/16
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    Today’s prosecution in the Hastings District Court reinforces the Plumbers, Gasfitters and Drainlayers Board’s message to landlords and property managers last week, to make sure that they only use authorised tradespeople.  more»
  • Brandon expands into NZ with life science fund

    14:02 | 26/7/16
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    Leading Australian life science venture firm announces appointment of Duncan Mackintosh to lead New Zealand operations  more»
  • Record Breaking Start to 2016 Winter at Cardrona

    13:45 | 26/7/16
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    The start of the 2016 winter has been a record-breaker for Cardrona Alpine Resort, with a 20% growth on previous winters. The growth has largely come from an influx of first time skiers and snowboarders, with the resort gearing up for a further increase ... more»
  • Digital Commons Storms New Zealand Advertising Scene

    13:31 | 26/7/16
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    Only 3 months into their new business venture and Digital Commons is leading the way in bringing data, content and social solutions to NZ digital media agencies and clients. more»
  • Morning Frosts a Change From Tropical Conditions

    13:27 | 26/7/16
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    Getting up early on a foggy frosty Waikato morning for calving is quite a change for the nine Indonesian farmers in New Zealand this winter with Fonterra’s Dairy Development programme.  more»