Augusta Capital buys Wellington property for new Fund

Article – BusinessDesk

Augusta Capital buys Wellington property for new Industrial Fund, due to launch early next year

By Rebecca Howard

Dec. 11 (BusinessDesk) – Augusta Capital has unconditionally purchased a Wellington industrial property as a seed asset for a new industrial fund that is expected to initially raise between $50 million and $70 million of equity when it launches early next year. Read more »

‘False alarm’ triggered temporary pipeline shutdown

Article – BusinessDesk

NZ Refining says ‘false alarm’ triggered yesterday’s temporary pipeline shutdown

By Paul McBeth

Dec. 11 (BusinessDesk) – New Zealand Refining says yesterday’s outage on the refinery-to-Auckland pipeline was caused by a “false alarm” and that it’s back up and running. Read more »

45 Kiwi Companies Named on Asia Pacific Technology Index

Press Release – Deloitte

Forty-Five Kiwi Companies Named on 2017 Deloitte Asia Pacific Technology Fast 500 Index
Chinese live streaming platform Wuhan Douyu takes the top spot Read more »

Pacific Property Raises $24.480M & Settles Shopping Centre

Press Release – Pacific Property Fund Limited

Pacific Property Raises $24.480M & Settles Kelston Shopping Centre
Manager PMG appoints centre manager and head of asset management Read more »

Robertson reiterates policy plans ahead of HYEF

Article – BusinessDesk

Robertson reiterates policy plans ahead of HYEFU, says 100-day plan costed by Treasury

By Jonathan Underhill

Dec. 11 (BusinessDesk) – Finance Minister Grant Robertson has reiterated the coalition government’s budget priorities, saying the base projections in the Treasury’s half-year update cover its ‘100-day-plan’ including a families package and NZ Super Fund contributions. Read more »

Pauanui Tourism Resort with Golf Course For Sale

Press Release – Bayleys Realty Group

Tourism Resort Development with Landscaped Golf Course Teed-up for Sale

A substantial block of land zoned for the creation of a high-end resort hotel or retirement village – complete with one of New Zealand’s foremost landscaped golf courses – has been placed on the market for sale. Read more »

Police encourage revellers to stay safe

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Police encourage revellers to stay safe with Operation Summer

Please attribute to Inspector Ben Offner, Area Prevention Manager, Auckland City Police. Read more »

East Day & Spring Spas Cement Leading Global Position

Press Release – East Day Spa

New Zealand’s Pioneering Luxury Spa East Day Spa And Its Hip Social Sister Spring Has Cemented Its Leading Global Position at the World Spa Awards.
Headed by Auckland entrepreneur Ina Bajaj, Spring Spa in Bali’s trendy Seminyak Village claimed the coveted award of Asia’s Best Day Spa 2017 for the second consecutive year. Read more »

Air NZ Charters Two Aircraft To Maintain Summer Schedule

Press Release – Air New Zealand

Air New Zealand Charters Two Aircraft To Maintain International Summer Schedule
Air New Zealand has leased two aircraft to help maintain its timetable during the unscheduled maintenance of some Rolls-Royce engines on its 787-9 fleet. Read more »

Customers not feeling the Christmas spirit

Press Release – Customer Radar

Monday 11th December

Customers not feeling the Christmas spirit

A Customer Radar study released today found shoppers are more likely to be disgruntled in the lead up to Christmas, with customer satisfaction scores falling from mid-November, and dropping sharply to a year-low in mid-December. Read more »

Warehousing And Industrial Units For Lease in Hobsonville

Press Release – Bayleys

New-Build Warehousing And Industrial Units Come up for Lease in Hobsonville
Three new tilt-slab commercial and light industrial-use units within a six unit ‘boutique’ complex in North-West Auckland have been placed on the market for lease. Read more »

Future & Young Thug Added to Auckland City Limits Line-Up

Press Release – Auckland City Limits

Future, Young Thug & More Added to Auckland City Limits Line-Up
Future and Young Thug headline the announcement of more artists for Auckland City Limits on 3 March 2017. The two Atlanta-bred rappers are amongst the biggest names in contemporary hip-hop and join Beck, Justice, Grace Jones and over thirty more acts for the five stage, full day music festival at Western Springs. Read more »

Pre-Christmas Spending Heating up

Press Release – Paymark

Pre-Christmas Spending Heating up
Three patterns stand out from pre-Christmas spending to date: there have been some exceptionally busy days; overall spending growth is higher than in earlier months of the year but Auckland is lagging behind the rest. Read more »

Progress on Hawke’s Bay Innovation Park

Press Release – Matariki

Progress on Hawke’s Bay Innovation Park
Work Area 2

Improve pathways to and through employment
Action 2.10 Read more »

Workshop to progress Ruapehu business ambitions

Press Release – Ruapehu District Council

Brand launch and Chamber of Commerce workshop help progress Ruapehu business ambitions

Two milestone events in support of Ruapehu business development and Council’s goal of increasing jobs, incomes and opportunities took place at the Chateau Tongariro Hotel last week. Read more »

Fed-up truckies working 70 hour weeks – union

Press Release – First Union

1 December 2017

Fed-up truckies working 70 hour weeks – union

The union representing the country’s truck drivers says low wages are forcing some truck drivers to clock working weeks up to 70 hours long. Read more »

Grant Robertson Address to the Auckland Chamber of Commerce

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Speech: Finance Minister Grant Robertson to the Auckland Chamber of Commerce
Thank you to the Chamber for inviting me to speak here today. Read more »

Good Competition Emerging in Laser Fleet Ahead of Sail Sydne

Press Release – Yachting New Zealand

Good Competition Emerging in Laser Fleet Ahead of Sail Sydney
10 DEC 2017 – A handful of New Zealand sailors will look to end the year on a high when Sail Sydney gets underway tomorrow, including a gaggle of Laser sailors who have developed healthy competition over the past 12 months. Read more »

Refining NZ – Pipeline reopens

Press Release – Refining NZ

This morning at 5.15am we shut the Refinery to Auckland pipeline as a precautionary measure after our monitoring system alarmed. Read more »

Refining NZ on pipeline alarm

Press Release – Refining NZ

This morning at 5.15am we shut the Refinery to Auckland pipeline as a precautionary measure after our monitoring system alarmed. Read more »