Monday, 21 August 2017 07:19

Headlines For Monday 21 August 2017

  NZ Steel in A$100M profit turnaround, future more secure   Metro Performance Glass pulls plans to increase pool for directors' fees   BlueScope appoints new CEO as Paul O’Malley retires   Mondelez to invest $7 million in Dunedin's Cadbury World   Calls for rule change after faulty cabling installed   Chemical emergency dealt with at meat plant   Older workers face too much discrimination - economist   Dunedin - largest new hospital build in NZ history   Booking a rental car - the ultimate risk management challenge.  Palmerston North carpentry apprentice overwhelmed by Central North Island Apprentice of the…
Friday, 18 August 2017 07:30

Headlines For Friday 18 August 2017

  IkeGPS raises $3.7 million in placement, plans another $1.3 million raise   Tony Alexanders Weekly Overview   Push for minimum TPP changes
Thursday, 17 August 2017 08:41

Headlines For Thursday 17 August 2017

  Blueprint for rapid rail service across the upper North Island   Reducing harm from hazardous substances   Prefab housing set to play bigger role in Housing NZ builds   A new airport for the whole Bay of Plenty?   Freightways buys Australian medical waste service for as much as A$10M   One bite at a time   Labour hire companies a setback for employment   Fletcher group's profit down 79%
Wednesday, 16 August 2017 06:11

Headlines For Wednesday16 August 2017

  NZ's first PET plastic processing plant opens   NZTE Export News August 16, 2017   Fletcher chair Norris hints at board refresh after year of nil return to shareholders   The Whys and Hows of Becoming a Robotics Engineer   Promoting a More Competitive Economy Paper released   New Ambassador to Iran   Kiwi invention the Balex Auto Boat Loader is now finding favour with Australian boat owners   Cadbury slashes 50 jobs in Tasmania
Tuesday, 15 August 2017 06:34

Headlines For Tuesday 15 August 2017

  Auckland to host APEC 2021 Leaders’ Week   Southern Cross completes survey for NEXT cable   Commerce Commission still wants more transparency on Fonterra's off-GDT sales   Women, software engineering needs you   Niue economy under strain   Population boom: 'How big are we actually planning for?'
Monday, 14 August 2017 09:34

Headlines For Monday 14 August 2017

  Mainfreight's new depots usher in expansive phase   Expect more Chinese visitors and ‘the best FTA’   Christchurch airport spreads its wings past passengers and planes   Wellington Drive and Alaska Refrigeration in Vietnam deal   House-building factory moving to ex-Alloy premises in west Auckland   Video series for Money Week 2017   Dual Nursing Qualification Attracts Men to Nursing   CERT report captures just the tip of the iceberg   Plans for Dunedin chocolate company unveiled   Huge opportunities for NZ Defence industry   Freightways outlook positive
Friday, 11 August 2017 06:11

Headlines For Friday 11 August 2017

  What is the productivity recession? And why is it worrying brokers?   One stop source for New Zealand seafood information launched   NZ manufacturing activity slows in July as winter weather weighs   Coke's Kiwi Blue 'exempt' under Labour's water bottling plan   Updated China-NZ tax agreement to be progressed   PM welcomes Croatian President to NZ   Appeals planned over seabed mining   Government back tracks on import of compost containing animal manure   Mondo Travel - Airfare special until seats allocated are sold - Phone:  0800 110 108 Christchurch to Asia & Europe - $100 off any…
Thursday, 10 August 2017 09:36

News Headlines For Thursday 10 August 2017

  Tony Alexander's Weekly BNZ Overview   Trans-Tasman Resources gets green light to mine iron sands   Zeta, Saville team up for partial takeover of NZ Oil & Gas, offering 72 cents a share   Hackers looking to shut down factories for pay   Official Cash Rate unchanged at 1.75 percent   Labour confirms royalties for bottled water and irrigation schemes   Kiwi company Karma Cola goes international   New Zealand ranked 30th for Internet download speeds Mondo Travel - Airfare special until seats allocated are sold - Phone:  0800 110 108 Christchurch to Asia & Europe - $100 off…
Wednesday, 09 August 2017 08:52

Headlines For Wednesday 9 August 2017

  Whangarei water bottling plant leaves sour taste with some   Watch: Final weld placed on broken Kaikoura train line   Group calls for food security policy   Comings and goings on Otago Harbour    Port of Tauranga wins bio security award after zero-alert year
Tuesday, 08 August 2017 06:11

Headlines For Tuesday 8 August 2017

  Interest in buying A&G Price foundry after closure   Utilities could stunt growth   Feeling Rubbish makes a blind bit of difference   Infrastructure leader appointed at Aurecon   The student from Russia who started cargo company Easy Freight    
Monday, 07 August 2017 07:00

Headlines For Monday 7 August 2017

  Fire detection system company Pertronic Industries saving lives for 35 years   Construction growth creating job opportunities   Ports of Auckland welcomes rail investment
Friday, 04 August 2017 07:29

Headlines For Friday 4 August 2017

  Construction firms fighting labour shortages: survey   A&G Price owed $5.2 mln as cash flow woes sink engineering firm   Govt reveals investment to speed Auckland transport  Beer industry generates $2.2b in economic activity   Redundant Thames engineering workers waiting for pay a week on   The Tony Alexander Weekly Overview                    JOB VACCANCIES Ξ Want to work with Antarctica New Zealand? Ξ Chief Executive - Farra Engineering Dunedin based - diverse engineering business  
Thursday, 03 August 2017 06:11

Headlines For Thursday 3 August 2017

  Owner of mothballed wind turbines on Chatham Islands finally put in liquidation   Ampacet opens masterbatch plant in Australia   Mesh 'stunning' in control of TPP   Build Auckland big and southwards for best transport outcomes, says infrastructure lobbyist   Name change for New Zealand's top performing sector                             JOB VACCANCIES Ξ  Want to work with Antarctica New Zealand? Ξ  Chief Executive - Farra Engineering Dunedin based - diverse engineering business  
Wednesday, 02 August 2017 20:17

Headlines For Wednesday 2 August 2017

  Phil O'Reilly: The end of STEM?   New airport warning as doubt hangs on day-trips - Australia   Blue Sky upbeat despite loss   Different bacon treatment pays off   New Zealand and Indonesia strengthen Food Safety relationship   Flight opens it's new state of the art PET recycling plant   Diversity needed in engineering Taranaki   Customs investigating Kiwi-made plane in North Korea                            JOB VACCANCIES Ξ  Want to work with Antarctica New Zealand? Ξ  Chief Executive - Farra Engineering Dunedin based - diverse engineering business                 
Tuesday, 01 August 2017 08:16

Headlines For Tuesday 1 August 2017

  Brexit poses real risk for NZ meat exports, says Sir Lockwood Smith   Fellowship launch attracts NASA specialists  NZ plastics manufacturing site for sale, but no sign of slowing down   Over 7000 students compete in engineering competition   Economic bounce in provinces as Kiwis flee cities for the good life   LIVE - Jacinda Ardern elected as Labour leader   Little resigns as Labour leader   Moa raises $329k from US investor at a premium, Allan Scott leaves board   'There's been a movement in the caucus'   New Zealand construction industry set for record year   Positive…
Monday, 31 July 2017 07:26

Headlines for Monday 31 July 2017

  Air New Zealand gears up for summer with more than 180,000 extra seats   BusinessNZ today released its Election Manifesto.   Contractors vying for awards   Taranaki Engineering company lays off all its staff   Seized phosphate shipment 'a tender situation'   Appeal for former A&G Price staff nets 40 job offers in 40 minutes   Tesla model 3 has landed - and it doesn't cost much more than a normal car   Surplus rises   Fonterra is exporting into 36 of 54 African countries and aims to expand its footprint                         JOB VACCANCIES Ξ  WECA organised meeting August…
Friday, 28 July 2017 06:11

Headlines For Friday 28 July 2017

  Indian officers exchange dialogue on GST in NZ   Silver Fern CEO Dean Hamilton steps down   E tu seeks answers over Prices Foundry closure   Directors must face a vote: NZSA  A tale of two countries: Why this expert thinks NZ should copy UK's climate change policy    Persimmon exports to China signed after 12 years of negotiations   Blenheim bemoans unfair fares as Air NZ fronts up at meeting   AA calls for petrol companies to be more transparent about premium fuel prices                       JOB VACANCIES Ξ  Chief Executive - Farra Engineering Dunedin based - diverse engineering…
Thursday, 27 July 2017 07:22

Headlines For Thursday 27 July 2017

    Tony Alexander's BNZ Weekly Overview   Immigration Policy Adjustments Helpful for       Manufacturers - NZMEA   NZTE Export News   Hundreds of offenders benefit from Employer       Partnership Initiatives   Work programme suggested to solve NZ skill shortage   Dozens of jobs lost after Thames engineering firm       closes 
Wednesday, 26 July 2017 07:32

Headlines For Wednesday 26 July 2017

  Dairy products give big boost to exports   Sustainable corn packaging inventor aims to turn biggest food brands green   Successful launch for new Auckland ferry Torea in Whanganui   Manawatu Gorge fate: Ashhurst will be bypassed     McClay says NZ-Thailand economic relationship       upgraded   Fuji Xerox NZ voluntary suspends all NZ government       contracts   How the Reserve Bank thinks about the trends in the       New Zealand economy   New talks with UK to strengthen friendship   Gallaghers building 24 warehouses at Tatu Industrial       Park   Seabed mining decision delayed   $1.25m boost for…
Tuesday, 25 July 2017 08:53

Headlines For Tuesday 25 July 2017

  NZ hopes to seal post-Brexit free trade deal   Rakon confirms founder Robinson won't seek board re-election  NZ 'front of queue' for UK trade deal   Silver Fern Farms in good place   Cellphone use pips landlines  
Monday, 24 July 2017 07:14

Headlines For Monday 24 July 2017

  Qatar Airways says world's longest flight from Auckland not hit by blockade   Fletcher blow-out $231m: Analysts   Revealed: Who's made NZ's Rich List?   Boris Johnson's visit to NZ 'token stopover'   Women embracing rebuild opportunities   Crown company to invest $600m in housing infrastructure   Primary sector leads capitalisation growth  State-of-arts saws installed part of Health & Safety improvement    Live cattle export kept secret  
Friday, 21 July 2017 08:11

Headlines For Friday 21 July 2017

  Fonterra to spend $150m on new Darfield plants   Hastings textile apprentice Ryan Stewart wins big   Spontaneous Glass Breakage in New Zealand is a problem   Satellites harming Woodville businesses   Great progress with PEFC certification of New Zealand forest practices   State owned Airways spent $11,417 on farewell book   Earnings to fall by $100 million  
Thursday, 20 July 2017 08:00

Headlines For Thursday 20 July 2017

  AFT Pharmaceuticals now licensed in 124 countries worldwide   Asia drives new dairy industry   Hawaiki picks McKay to build Northland cable landing station   Government launches plan to close gender pay gap   NZManufacturer July 2017 Edition released   Earth is becoming 'Planet Plastic'   UPDATE: Fletcher dumps Adamson in face of investor dissatisfaction; Binns stays mum   Fletcher Building chief executive steps down  Kitset plane no flight of fancy    Nine-hour turnaround at port for 266m container vessel   Butter hits $US6000 per tonne   NZTech expansion another sign of rampant tech sector growth   Chocolate business…
Wednesday, 19 July 2017 08:00

Headlines For Wednesday 19 July 2017

  A test for Callaghan Innovation - how will this one play out . . .   Garry Collings joins Coretex as head of ANZ operations   Otago Polytechnic Engineering students fly into study   Supporting the regions   Patangata Station shortens supply chain and buys own butchery   Reserve Bank outlines stance on cyber issues   Cowboy tradesmen being coralled  South Canterbury factories struggle to find skilled staff   Corrections and Horticulture NZ turning offenders’ lives around.   Single Use Plastic Bags to be Ditched by Largest Australian Supermarkets   The annual Fiji/New Zealand Marine Trade Day will take…
Tuesday, 18 July 2017 21:07

Headlines For Tuesday 18 July 2017

Gender splits still an issue in NZ job market   US Air Force funds Kiwi tech project   $14million to clean up Hawke's Bay waterways   NZ's biggest companies received over $7 million of taxpayer money for power bills   Household essential costs up, petrol and holiday prices down   Traffic backlog at Port Nelson costing transport firms thousands   Businesses lobby transport minister for urgent Manawatu Gorge fix   Workers need a Michael Joseph Savage   Auckland 22nd most expensive city to taxi from CBD to airport   Little says Labour would target $600M in unpaid taxes from multinationals
Monday, 17 July 2017 08:08

Headlines For Monday 17 July 2017

  White House unveils 'Made in America' week, though many Trump products are made overseas   Hendl & Murray founder Ron Hendl dies   Fence firm doubles capacity, extends factory   NZ Businesses Falling Behind In Corporate Social Responsibility   Word spreads on Westgold butter   Southern Dairy Hub celebrated   Nitrate data suggests ‘a corner turned’
Friday, 14 July 2017 07:47

Headlines For Friday 14 July 2017

Foiling Monos for Next America’s Cup? ______________________________________________   Southland company eyes export expansion   NZ welcomes visit from UK Foreign Secretary   NZ manufacturing activity slows in June as firms reduce hiring   George Bennett shines on steepest Tour de France test   Lang Technik's 5 Axis Friday   Catherine Beard: Forget scaremongering, trade is important   Commercial fishers to phase in digital monitoring    
Thursday, 13 July 2017 07:56

Headlines For Thursday 13 July 2017

  New chocolate factory in Waikato   HydroWorks Provides 5 Mini Hydro Turbines For Melbourne Water   New West Coast Research Institute announced     Prospecting company uncovers high grade gold deposit   Skilled staff constraint highest since 2008 say NZMEA   New Zealand again ‘a standout nation’ in digital evolution rankings     Alliance targets food service                   The worlds first sideways elevator by Thyssen Krupp    
Wednesday, 12 July 2017 08:36

Headlines For Wednesday 12 July 2017

Brighter Money banknotes’ security features_____________________________________   Air New Zealand takes viewers on ‘A Fantastical Journey’ in latest safety video   Trade Me seeks clearance to aquire Motorcentral   Skills in demand: Engineering, IT and Sales lead jobs growth   Changes to kiwifruit regulations come into force 1 August 2017   Connecting cities: it’s a matter of scale   Share price target downgraded Steel & Tube  Insider trading prosecution        
Tuesday, 11 July 2017 07:47

Headlines For Tuesday 11 July 2017

Sports Motorcycles to make competitive return at 2017 Classic TT_________________________________________   Trade Me to buy Motorcentral dealer platform pending Commerce Commission approval   $1b infrastructure fund accelerates housing supply   The evolution of Steve Hansen    Chinese steel subsidies found to be minimal   Could Team New Zealand help us innovate in education?   Jade Software split in two, USA Health takes logistics unit as...   Big Construction Tour introduces students to construction careers    Record number of Kiwis in trade apprenticeships encouraging   Sea change during time at port helm  
Monday, 10 July 2017 07:55

Headlines For Monday 10 July 2017

  659,000 Kiwis now paying top rate of tax   Webinar: Bio Energy Assoc Latest wood energy economics  50 years of decimal currency   Greens target water exporters   New Zealand and UK to sign a Free Trade Agreement soon    Mainfreight regrets 'high price' for contract error   Councils' underspend risks run-down water services   Adapting key to dairy dominance      
Friday, 07 July 2017 07:30

Headlines For Friday 7 July 2017

  Chinese subsidies on steel imports not hitting NZ Steel margins: MBIE     Don't let TPPA fears, political point-scoring hurt business: ExportNZ   What post Brexit negotiations mean for NZ   Cranes busy dismantling wharf giant   New Zealand’s System for the Management of Hazardous Substances in the Workplace is Changing    Tony Alexander's Weekly Overview  
Thursday, 06 July 2017 07:30

Headlines For Thursday 6 July 2017

Inland port set to expand size of Hamilton_________________________________   What legalising cannabis might do to the workplace   Symposium examines NZ's work future   Customs agreement signed with EU   Amazing' response to appointment   Metals Trading Has a Paper Fraud Problem   Spark plans NZ-wide wireless networks for IoT   Condensing boiler offers cleaner, efficient central heating
Wednesday, 05 July 2017 08:52

Headlines For Wednesday 5 July 2017

  NZTE Export News For 5 July   University of Waikato’s Science & Engineering Open Week   Australian cloud software company has won a major contract with New Zealand Post   Tenon says cash available to shareholders after liquidation likely to be US$4.7M   Maersk restores IT systems after major cyber attack    Medicine, engineering top earners      Rocket Lab wants to build and launch a rocket every week
Tuesday, 04 July 2017 07:52

Headlines For Tuesday 4 July 2017

  Sanford expands Timaru workforce to 436   Fuel companies have been put on notice to drop prices   New Hawke's Bay home for Zeffer Cider  Expert warns of NZ's 'wild west' fire design    Ex-Team New Zealand boat builders getting work at Rocket Lab     Fairfax stops talking offers
Monday, 03 July 2017 07:30

Headlines for Monday 3 July 2017

  Stratasys Expands Partnership With Ricoh   Engineers welcome new framework for managing earthquake-prone buildings   Landfill levy fails to make a dent on dumps   KiwiRail refuses to release emails on blocked report   Banks to provide tax data    Chilled meat to China begins   Jetpack changes rules to allow overseas control
Friday, 30 June 2017 07:42

Headlines For Friday 30 June 2017

  Toll NZ buys $59.5 mln site from Fletcher for new freight forwarding facility in Otahuhu   Offices on the way out   Which NZ port exports the most by value?   Whanganui company answers SOS from Syria   Our buildings finally to be as good as our sail boats     IoT will be supported by artificial intelligence by 2020   Maersk’s operations unaffected by attacks   Tony Alexander's Weekly Overview
Wednesday, 28 June 2017 19:36

Headlines For Thursday 29 June 2017

  Rockit takes supreme award   Port Container Volumes   New Zealand-Hong Kong tax treaty updated   Inside NZ’s mysterious fuel price plunge   Statistics captured on electric vehicles   Ecentre wins Callaghan Innovation contract    Otago's economic confidence solid   Regulatory battle: New Zealand manufacturers hit out at health bill ‘detractors’   Dalton's TeamNZ defeating a Goliath software giant highlights other battles   Fight to charge water bottlers heats up
Wednesday, 28 June 2017 07:27

Headlines For Wednesday 28 June 2017

  Mid-2018 opening for Lorneville venison plant   Jobs go as part of Taharoa iron sands mine is shut down   Industry president calls on Government to back cup defence   Statement of Intent outlines RBNZ’s priorities   Petroleum and vehicles lift May 2017 imports - StatsNZ   Major refurbishment for Holiday Inn Auckland Airport Hotel   Business incubators expand to regional NZ   Dunedin firms' cup role 'really cool'   Growth major theme for METALworks Otago
Tuesday, 27 June 2017 07:20

Headlines For Tuesday 27 June 2017

CONGRATULATIONS TEAM NEW ZEALND    Luna Rossa named Challenger of Record for next America's Cup   Grant Dalton: Tell Russell I'll call him back   Southern Spars boat builders rejoice over America's Cup TeamNZ win   Dynamic Composites behind  a story of two champion wheels, one on land,the other on sea ____________________________________________________   Callaghan names six firms to run founder incubator services   Maisey Injects New Life into Homewares Brand Perroplas   NZ Pure Blue wants to send millions of litres of Waikato water offshore   Dominion Salt wins major award   Sky, Vodafone drop merger plan
Monday, 26 June 2017 07:30

Headlines For Monday 26 June 2017

Satellites controlling irrigation just oneidea for Alexandra-based space centre ____________________________________   Shed serves up lessons on value of wool   Minister to travel to Cuba and Colombia   Public hearings begin for $1.8bn Auckland road   Team New Zealand's private benefactors help keep the America's Cup campaign afloat   Tory Channel Ltd deliver top-of-the range patrol vessel to Nelson fishery officers   A skilled workforce for Canterbury   Targeted approach wanted for water     More cautious Rio Tinto's outlook uncertain   Calls to electronically track building products   Engineering projects on show  
Friday, 23 June 2017 07:50

HeadlinesFor Friday 23 June 2017

Streamline New Product Development Workshop_____________________________   Sir Peter Blake's research vessel Tara in Whangarei for repairs   The ‘Tesla catamaran’ – the SoelCat 12 – is being launched in New Zealand   US food processing giant expands storage and distribution network to Taranaki   Alternative scenarios for New Zealand’s domestic decarbonisation   Today's new buildings are a ticking time bomb   Lamb exporter features in three of four categories in award finals   NZTE Export News   Kiwi manufacturing ‘on the boil’   Recycling for plastic packaging arrives   AA queries reasons for fuel price cuts in recent weeks  …
Thursday, 22 June 2017 08:16

Headlines For Thursday 22 June 2017

World famous in Napier Wisey's Pies are for sale, thats the business not just the pies!  ____________________________   Tony Alexander's Weekly report   New Zealand gains formal access into China for blood products   The little town at the forefront of the NZ-made movement   Cut-the-pat rule threatens indebted dairy farmers   25-year dredging consent secured25-year dredging consent secured   Choc shock as Dunedin fundraising campaign drops Cadbury bid
Wednesday, 21 June 2017 07:35

Headlines For Wednesday 21 June 2017

Private sector expertise for Expo 2020 steering group   Chinese delegation held Auckland Trade Expo   Cadbury owner drops choc bomb over NZ fundraising campaign   Air NZ eyeing digital retailing improvements to boost ancillary sales     $6m for more youth enterprise initiatives   Scott Tech buys DC Ross
Tuesday, 20 June 2017 07:27

Headlines for Tuesday 20 June 2017

NZManufacturer June 2017 Edition   Rockwell Automation announces new Managing Director – Australia and New Zealand   Scott Technology buys Dunedin engineering firm DC Ross out of receivership   NZ structural log prices hit highest level in more than two decades   Popular timber product doesn't meet strict rules imposed following leaky homes crisis   New IRD mileage rate      Synlait drops base milk price forecast to $6.15
Monday, 19 June 2017 07:41

Headlines For Monday 19 June 2017

  Alternative to investor-state dispute tribunals put forward   McClay says United States open to FTA     Government’s open data gets $7.2 million boost   Port opens additions at Wiri depot   Laser gas sensor ready for Australian market   Southern production rebounds
Friday, 16 June 2017 08:56

Headlines for Friday 16 June 2017

NZ support for energy upgrade in Tonga   Producing more high-value goods and services more efficiently to . . .   NZ manufacturing activity expands in May, bodes well for 2Q GDP   New guide to investing with Māori launched   A cure for a productivity recession   Bookings tight for field days   Bathurst gains mining licence transfer    Tony Alexander's Weekly Overview
Thursday, 15 June 2017 08:00

Headlines For Thursday 15 June 2017

    New National Environmental Standard for marine aquaculture proposed ______________________________________________   Strike looming over pay offer at Etel Ltd   Robotic hands gently snatch kiwifruit future   CIO of the Year: Here are the winners of the 2017 CIO Summit Awards   New NZ Ambassadors appointed to Germany, Mexico,China and Hong Kong   Receiver reports potential purchase of Dunedin engineering company    McClay to meet with Trump administration in Washington   New owners for Balex Automatic Boat Loader
Wednesday, 14 June 2017 07:59

Headlines For Wednesday 14 June 2017

  The 2017 Fine Wines of New Zealand reveiled   NZ agriculture needs to latch onto tech faster   Delaval unveils new rotary dairy system at Fieldays   By all accounts 2018 should be the year of the space tourist   Tauranga's one million container record   Resene's high-tech paint big splash at America's Cup   Israel agrees to restore diplomatic ties with NZ    Brexit, Nafta wild cards in trade negotiations   Spark NIWA and others launch major farm IoT trial   Foodstuffs continues its growth
Tuesday, 13 June 2017 08:00

Headlines For Tuesday 13 June 2017

  Aloha Kona - Hyundai debuts new small SUV   NZ's biowaste profits going to waste   NZ travel sellers can now become specialists   Wallace Corporation and Farm Brands announce merger completion      Negatives of debt-to-income loans outlined   Immigration policy could be difficult for business - BusinessNZ   Fieldays ain't only about farming   PACER Plus – a new era for Pacific economic relations
Monday, 12 June 2017 07:00

Headlines For Monday 12 June 2017

  Ossis offers hope with its prosthetic implants   Waterview tunnel set to open in July   Kiwi 'Rocket man' inducted into Hall of Fame   Wheeler calls on Bank of New Zealand boss to rein in top economist   NZTE Export News   C-Tech send Team NZ emergency 'go fast' package
Friday, 09 June 2017 08:30

Headlines For Friday 9 June 2017

  C-Tech send Team NZ emergency 'go fast' package   The seven steps to healthier New Zealand waterways     Pressure is mounting on central government to impose a plastic bag levy   Farming without fences with new technology   Steel & Tube stands by its mesh products   New supercomputing capability for New Zealand   Entrepreneur visa attracts 300 applicants in first year   New services group to enhance trade opportunity says Todd McClay   Foodstuffs supermarkets will be microbead-free from 1 July 2017
Thursday, 08 June 2017 07:30

Headlines for Thursday 8 June 2017

  Apple squelches commitment critics with new iMacs   New computing platform to power NZ research   New Ambassador to Brazil named KiwiRail's board sided with diesel engines over electric last year for a number of reasons including customer retention in the face of temporary line closures for electricification. Wellington businessman Ken Harris has sold NZL Group 10 years after leading a management buy-out of the transport and logistics firm and plans to recycle the funds into container depot operator ContainerCo (NZL), which is taking up more of his time   Ingram Micro NZ adds Beyerdynamics to ProAV range  …
Wednesday, 07 June 2017 07:30

Headlines for Wednesday 7 June 2017

  R&D spend main measure of success for Callaghan Innovation, Goldsmith says   Over 500 new engineers just the start   Steel & Tube faces 29 court charges for misleading claims over its steel mesh   Fletcher Building increase investment in Formica Group Europe   DS Smith acquires corrugated box maker DPF Groupe         Councils face flood of water infrastructure costs   Finance minister says bigger surplus due to timing   A bid to save the Cadbury factory in Dunedin is being unveiled today.   
Tuesday, 06 June 2017 07:30

Headlines For Tuesday 6 June 2017

  Pic's Peanut Butter to hit shelves in China   Company launches quick-build homes, from order to delivery in four weeks   Tweaks to be made to the Wine Act 2003   Strong Crown Accounts in April   Fog again causing problems at AKL airport this morning - check flights here   Combating protectionism and launch of EU negotiations high on McClay's Paris agenda   Massive dairy plant rising   Some risk, some strengths for Fletcher  First look inside $300m Auckland Prison rebuild    Small Business continue to drive economy
Friday, 02 June 2017 07:58

Headlines for Friday 2 June 2017

  Buyer for Jaffas, Pineapple Lumps, Buzz Bars and Pinky Bars?   Trans-Tasman travel keeps trade with Australia flying high   Auckland Airport launches its South Auckland jobs and skills hub   Food giants not buying argument for origin labels   Trump to world: Let's make a deal   Auckland council passes hotel bed tax   Tony Alexander's Weekly Review
Thursday, 01 June 2017 06:30

Headlines for Thursday 1 June 2017

  NZ health sector needs to plan and prepare for tech disruption   Auckland Airport announces new roading projects   Government announces final details of Telecommunications Act reform   Kiwi yachting app making waves overseas   Milk powder plant progress   Silver Fern Farms confirms plant closure, 370 jobs lost
Tuesday, 30 May 2017 07:22

Headlines For Tuesday 30 May 2017

              America's Cup class yachts are basically aircraft wings balancing on surfboards   Safe flying app gets lift off   Synlait buys Auckland canning plant   Investors and the business of water   Time to milk the cows? Leave it to the robots   Cadbury products could still be made in New Zealand   Turners expects to make further acquisitions 
Monday, 29 May 2017 07:30

Headlines For Monday 29 May 2017

  NZ Union Urges Ports to Stop Emitting Toxic Gas   FMA survey: Investor confidence bounces back   The lonely life of a female tradie   Dismay top tax unchanged   Cheal buys ISPS Consulting Engineers
Friday, 26 May 2017 07:22

Headlines For Friday 26 May 2017

            MachineryMarket Latest Edition   Steel skeleton grabs the PM’s eyes   NZ seventh-worst on emissions of 41 nations   RBNZ and FMA welcome new foreign exchange market Global Code of Conduct   Ansell finds its condom division wasn't a good fit   NZME, Fairfax appealing Commerce Commission's decision to block merger   The ODT - Nearly everyone wins   Tony Alexander's weekly review
Tuesday, 23 May 2017 06:27

Headlines For Tuesday 23 May 2017

 Whittaker's still Kiwis' most trusted brand, but Samsung is out   Rocket Lab launch: The countdown clock is running today   Ransomware cyber-attacks impact growing on NZ   The Tarn Group the perfect fit for new chief      iPhone 8 design finally revealed  Record $169.2m profit for F&P Healthcare   New state-of-the-art delivery hub at Christchurch Airport   Auckland Airport announces appointment of specialist consortium