Kiwis' shun self-service kiosks at supermarkets – survey

New Zealanders prefer the human touch over self-service kiosks when it comes to doing their supermarket shopping, a new survey has revealed.Canstar Blue's customer satisfaction survey of 2500 Kiwi shoppers, comparing New World,... Source: NZ [...]

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Bargaining chip? Trump says Huawei could be part of China trade deal

COMMENT: US President Donald Trump today dropped another strong hint that his country's ban on Huawei could be a trade war bargaining chip.At a press conference to announce US$16 billion in aid for US farmers [...]

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Wanted businessman to fight Australian extradition request over alleged multi-million tax fraud

A Chinese businessman, who was living undetected in New Zealand, will fight an extradition request by the Australian Government over an alleged multimillion-dollar tax fraud.Li Zhang, 56, briefly appeared this morning in the Auckland... Source: [...]

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Reaction to Budget rules relaxation shows balance 'about right', says Ardern

The government's decision to relax its Budget Responsibility Rules has attracted a balance of positive and negative criticism, suggesting it's pitched about right, said Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern in a speech to an Auckland business... [...]

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Facebook removed 3 billion fake accounts over 6 months

Facebook said it had removed more than 3 billion fake accounts between October and March, a spike in inauthentic activity that the tech giant attributed to "unsophisticated" bad actors that are caught while creating scores [...]

By | May 23rd, 2019|Categories: Business|0 Comments