Gisborne knocks Hawke's Bay off top spot in NZ for economic growth

Although Hawke's Bay has lost its spot as New Zealand's top economical region experts aren't worrying as the region continues to show strong numbers.Hawke's Bay slipped back into fifth equal for the June 2019 quarter with Southland... Source: NZ Herald Business News

By | September 15th, 2019|Business|0 Comments

Vodafone's tear-jerker shows what 5G can do right now

Vodafone will flick the switch on its 5G network in December and it wants New Zealanders to know this isn't some futuristic, space-aged technology far removed from the present.In an ad campaign that launched nationwide on Sunday... Source: NZ Herald Business News

By | September 15th, 2019|Business|0 Comments

Attacks threaten fuel prices

Motorists could be paying high petrol prices within days after Saturday's drone attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities by Iranian-backed Yemini rebels."It's not a good sign," Automobile Association spokesman Mark Stockdale said."It... Source: NZ Herald Business News

By | September 15th, 2019|Business|0 Comments

PwC Herald Talks: John Kippenberger on how to take your business global

Taking the time to understand your target market is key to successfully taking your company global, former Manuka Health chief executive John Kippenberger says.Kippenberger, the keynote speaker for PwC Herald Talks' upcoming event... Source: NZ Herald Business News

By | September 15th, 2019|Business|0 Comments

Petrol prices and airfares may rise after drone strikes on Saudi Arabia oil empire

Motorists could see high petrol prices within days following Saturday's drone attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities by Iranian-backed Yemini rebels."It's not a good sign," said Automobile Association spokesman Mark Stockdale."It... Source: NZ Herald Business News

By | September 15th, 2019|Business|0 Comments

Wagamama creditors, including ANZ, IRD and staff owed millions as liquidators investigate collapse

Restaurant franchise Wagamama owes nearly $5 million to creditors including former staff left out of pocket after it shut up shop in July , a liquidators' report shows.The global franchise, which served Asian-inspired food, had... Source: NZ Herald Business News

By | September 14th, 2019|Business|0 Comments

Kiwis' investing habits revealed in Hatch Investment Landscape Survey

Kiwis' consciences are playing a big role in how they invest their money, new research shows.Socially responsible investing is the main driver for more than a third of New Zealanders and ranks in the top three considerations when... Source: NZ Herald Business News

By | September 14th, 2019|Business|0 Comments

ASIC defends Westpac loans case appeal

Financial regulator ASIC listened to calls from distressed debtors and spoke with various consumer advocacy groups, but Federal MPs have suggested the regulator still doesn't have enough evidence to justify its appeal of a responsible... Source: NZ Herald Business News

By | September 14th, 2019|Business|0 Comments

Discounted movie subscription service MoviePass shuts down

MoviePass, the movie ticket subscription service that allowed subscribers to buy up to three movie tickets per month for a small fee, shut down Saturday.Its future is unclear.Helios and Matheson Analytics, the parent company of... Source: NZ Herald Business News

By | September 14th, 2019|Business|0 Comments

Opioid crisis: Sackler family 'hid a billion dollars' to conceal their worth

The family that owns OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma used Swiss and other hidden accounts to transfer $1 billion to themselves, New York's attorney general contends in court papers.New York — asking a judge to enforce subpoenas of... Source: NZ Herald Business News

By | September 14th, 2019|Business|0 Comments