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Liz Coutts named as new chair of Skellerup

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Wednesday 18 January 2017 09:24 AM

Liz Coutts named as new chair of Skellerup

By Sophie Boot

Jan. 18 (BusinessDesk) – Liz Coutts has taken over as chair of industrial rubber goods maker Skellerup Holdings, with Selwyn Cushing stepping down after 10 years in the role. Read more »

NZ, Israeli business relations seen as safe

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Tuesday 17 January 2017 05:32 PM

NZ, Israeli business relations seen as sailing through sour diplomatic affairs

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NZ median house price slips 0.8% in December

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Tuesday 17 January 2017 10:59 AM

NZ median house price slips 0.8% in December from November’s high

By Jonathan Underhill Read more »

NZ firms stay upbeat in Dec on building boom, rural recovery

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Tuesday 17 January 2017 10:10 AM

NZ firms stay upbeat in December on building boom, rural recovery

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Veritas gets extension on Nosh sale deadline

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Monday 16 January 2017 04:42 PM

Veritas gets extension on Nosh sale deadline as stoush with Constellation Drive franchisee brews Read more »

South African visitor numbers rise in month of visa changes

Article – BusinessDesk

Monday 16 January 2017 03:25 PM

South African visitor numbers rise in month of visa changes

By Edwin Mitson

Jan. 16 (BusinessDesk) – The number of visitors from South Africa in November last year rose by more than a quarter, despite the ending of the visa waiver agreement between the two countries. Read more »

Downer NZ boss Bruyn departs to head up Fulton Hogan

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Monday 16 January 2017 11:19 AM

Downer NZ boss Bruyn departs to head up Fulton Hogan

By Paul McBeth

Jan. 16 (BusinessDesk) – Downer EDI’s New Zealand boss Cos Broyn will leave the Australian infrastructure and mining firm to take over the reins at privately held construction firm Fulton Hogan. Read more »

2017 uncertain for house prices, with mixed expert views

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UPDATE: 2017 uncertain for house prices, with mixed expert views

UPDATE: 7th par, clarifies that price growth of 12.2% is the Auckland market, rather than the national picture. Read more »

Key deadline for Veritas on future of Nosh supermarkets

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Friday 13 January 2017 10:48 AM

Key deadline for Veritas on future of Nosh supermarkets looms

By Rebecca Howard Read more »

NZ economy to grow 3.5% in 2017

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Friday 13 January 2017 11:26 AM

NZ economy to grow 3.5% in 2017, construction and tourism to grow though Trump, Brexit shadows loom Read more »

Fairfax NZ posts first annual loss in four years in 2016

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Thursday 12 January 2017 09:18 AM

Fairfax NZ posts first annual loss in four years in 2016, resumes dividend payments

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ANZ sells UDC Finance to China’s HNA Group for $660 million

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Wednesday 11 January 2017 10:01 AM

ANZ sells UDC Finance to China’s HNA Group for $660 million

By Paul McBeth

Jan. 11 (BusinessDesk) – ANZ Bank New Zealand has sold UDC Finance to HNA Group for $660 million, marking the Chinese company’s first foray into New Zealand. Read more »

Augusta drops legal action against NPT

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Wednesday 11 January 2017 09:28 AM

Augusta drops legal action against NPT, shareholder meeting date still uncertain

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NZ property values rise more slowly in December

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Wednesday 11 January 2017 08:19 AM

NZ property values rise more slowly in December as lending curbs bite

By Rebecca Howard Read more »

NZ dollar may edge higher

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NZ dollar may edge higher as Chinese capital controls keep investors wary

By Paul McBeth

Jan. 6 (BusinessDesk) – The New Zealand may extend recent gains as Chinese efforts to prevent capital leaving the country saw a sharp appreciation in the yuan at the greenback’s expense, keeping investors wary of more action sanctioned by Beijing. Read more »

CBL completes purchase of French insurance creator

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CBL completes 94.5M euro purchase of French insurance creator

By Sophie Boot

Jan. 6 (BusinessDesk) – CBL Corp has completed its 94.5 million euro purchase of France’s Securities and Financial Solutions Europe SA (SFS), taking over its biggest customer in a deal the credit and financial risk insurer expects to lift earnings. Read more »

ERoad Q4 result ‘broadly in line’ with expectations

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ERoad Q4 result ‘broadly in line’ with expectations

By Sophie Boot

Jan. 5 (BusinessDesk) – ERoad, the logistics and fleet management company, said its total contracted units at the end of 2016 were “broadly in line” with expectations, with a 5.1 percent lift from a quarter earlier. Read more »

NZ dollar hits 2-week high on US dollar sell-off in Asia

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NZ dollar hits 2-week high on US dollar sell-off in Asia

By Edwin Mitson

Jan. 5 (BusinessDesk) – The New Zealand dollar rose to a two-week high, lifted by widespread selling of the US dollar and the biggest rally in the value of the Chinese yuan in a year. Read more »

NZ dollar range-bound as greenback strength continues

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Wednesday 04 January 2017 08:50 AM

NZ dollar range-bound as greenback strength continues into new year

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NZ dollar heads for 2% gain in 2016, belying volatile year

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Friday 30 December 2016 02:01 PM

NZ dollar heads for 2% gain in 2016, belying volatile year

By Paul McBeth Read more »

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