Amazon workers vote against forming a union in Bessemer, Alabama

Workers at an Amazon warehouse in Bessemer, Alabama have handed the online retail giant a decisive victory by voting against forming a union and cutting off a path that labour activists had hoped would lead [...]

By | April 10th, 2021|Categories: Business|0 Comments

Epic's war with Apple over Fortnite 'stolen' loot

Tim Sweeney, the chief executive of US$18 billion Epic Games, tapped out an email to a contact at Microsoft to let them in on a "confidential" project."Epic has certain plans for August," Sweeney, who runs [...]

By | April 9th, 2021|Categories: Business|0 Comments

Tourism Minister Stuart Nash's freedom camping crackdown

By Tess Brunton of RNZ Tougher penalties and fines are on the cards as part of a proposed crackdown on irresponsible freedom camping.Tourism Minister Stuart Nash has released a plan to hike the costs for [...]

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NZ Reserve Bank in no hurry to shift rates yet, say economists

The Reserve Bank will be in no rush to shift its official interest rate at its review on Wednesday, preferring instead to take a wait-and-see approach to assess how the economy is adjusting to the [...]

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Pacific Edge cancer test gains cover from US insurance giant United Healthcare

Shares in Pacific Edge spiked sharply higher after the company said its "Cxbladder" cancer diagnostic tests are now covered by United Healthcare, America's biggest healthcare insurer.The NZX-listed cancer diagnostics company said... Source: NZ Herald Business [...]

By | April 8th, 2021|Categories: Business|0 Comments