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Synthase Biotech raises $800,000 for groundbreaking research

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Monday 05 December 2016 02:56 PM

Synthase Biotech raises $800,000 to develop plant-based enzyme that stops fats going rancid Read more »

$105,000 fine for role in cattle tagging price-fixing ring

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Five men ordered to pay $105,000 fine for role in cattle tagging price-fixing ring
By Edwin Mitson

Dec. 5 (BusinessDesk) – Five men have been ordered by the High Court at Auckland to pay a total $105,000 for their roles in a price-fixing agreement over cattle tagging. Read more »

Auckland average home sale price falls 1.1% in November

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Monday 05 December 2016 12:25 PM

Auckland average home sale price falls 1.1% in November, may signal turning point, Barfoot says Read more »

Sky TV-Vodafone merger decision delayed again

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Monday 05 December 2016 09:01 AM

Sky TV-Vodafone merger decision delayed again as regulator assesses submissions

By Jonathan Underhill Read more »

Instance Finance boss accuses retail banks of ‘poaching’

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Instance Finance boss accuses retail banks of ‘poaching’ lenders by under-cutting high rates

By Fiona Rotherham

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Tourism bed tax should include Air BnB, says report

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Friday 02 December 2016 02:21 PM

Tourism bed tax should include Air BnB, says report

By Pattrick Smellie Read more »

Godfrey Hirst ends fight on wool scour monopoly

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Friday 02 December 2016 12:55 PM

Godfrey Hirst ends fight to overturn approval of wool scour monopoly

By Jonathan Underhill Read more »

F&P Healthcare overturns ResMed court action in Germany

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Friday 02 December 2016 10:51 AM

F&P Healthcare overturns ResMed court action in Germany; shares jump

By Tina Morrison Read more »

Property For Industry portfolio lifts 9% in value

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Friday 02 December 2016 09:13 AM

Property For Industry portfolio lifts 9% in value this year to $1.09 billion Read more »

NZ shares rise, A2 Milk and Tower gain, Spark falls

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Thursday 01 December 2016 05:35 PM

MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares rise, A2 Milk and Tower gain, Spark falls

By Sophie Boot

Dec. 1 (BusinessDesk) – New Zealand shares rose, as investors cheered A2 Milk’s growth plans while Tower turned around and Spark dropped. Read more »

NZ home values rise at slowest annual pace in six months

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Thursday 01 December 2016 12:27 PM

NZ home values rise at slowest annual pace in six months in November Read more »

Spark buys remaining stake in UFB installer Connect 8

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Thursday 01 December 2016 11:44 AM

Spark buys remaining stake in UFB installer Connect 8

By Tina Morrison

Dec. 1 (BusinessDesk) – Spark New Zealand, the country’s biggest telecommunications company, agreed to buy the remaining half share of fibre construction business Connect 8 from its joint venture partner Vocus Communications for an undisclosed sum. Read more »

Former F&P Healthcare boss wins Beacon leadership award

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Thursday 01 December 2016 08:13 AM

Former F&P Healthcare boss Michael Daniell wins Beacon leadership award Read more »

Institutional investors now dominate media company ownership

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Thursday 01 December 2016 08:04 AM

Institutional investors now dominate NZ media company ownership: report

By Pattrick Smellie Read more »

Puhoi to Warkworth road consortium gets OIO approval

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Wednesday 30 November 2016 03:42 PM

Puhoi to Warkworth road consortium gets OIO approval

By Edwin Mitson

Nov. 30 (BusinessDesk) – The Overseas Investment Office has approved the sale of 1,700 hectares of land to the consortium which is to build and maintain the Puhoi to Warkworth road, connecting Auckland to Northland. Read more »

Wheeler sees role for debt-to-income restrictions

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Wednesday 30 November 2016 04:14 PM

Wheeler sees role for debt-to-income restrictions that English says would be ‘tricky to implement’ Read more »

Godfrey Hirst loses bid to halt Cavalier’s domination

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Wednesday 30 November 2016 01:36 PM

Godfrey Hirst loses bid to halt Cavalier’s domination of NZ wool scouring

By Jonathan Underhill Read more »

Cavalier shares halted pending Appeal Court judgment

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Wednesday 30 November 2016 10:50 AM

Cavalier shares halted pending Appeal Court judgment on wool scour merger Read more »

Sealegs margin boost counters soft Australia, Europe sales

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Tuesday 29 November 2016 02:37 PM

Boatbuilder Sealegs margin boost counters soft sales in Australia, Europe Read more »

Auckland market still at risk of correction, RBNZ says

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Wednesday 30 November 2016 09:36 AM

Auckland house price inflation has ‘softened’, market still at risk of correction, RBNZ says Read more »

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