Paul Reid's rise from Shortland St to multimillion-dollar apartment deals

A former Shortland Street star and pop musician was the country's most prolific house flipper of the property housing boom - trading an astonishing 70 homes in short-term sales in a single year.Paul Reid, who [...]

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

Damien Venuto: Clown perfect symbol for the absurdity of a redundancy meeting

COMMENT: Auckland adman Josh Thompson's decision to bring a clown offered the perfect foil to the absurdity of redundancy meetings.Anyone who's been in one of these meetings will tell you there's an aspect of pantomime [...]

By | September 13th, 2019|Categories: Business|0 Comments

18-year-old Shark Tank contestant making $530,000 a year

Most teens take the time to blow off some steam after finishing high school — but instead, Morgan Hipworth got straight back to work.For years, the 18-year-old had juggled school work with his doughnut institution, [...]

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On economy, more Americans see Donald Trump in charge than the Fed chair Jerome Powell

President Donald Trump has tried to blame the Federal Reserve for a slowing US economy, but it turns out that voters may pin the blame on him.A Bloomberg survey conducted with YouGov showed 28 per [...]

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Waiting game for stalled Napier railyards shopping development

Work on a shopping centre redevelopment of Napier's former inner-city railways marshalling yards remains stalled amid some mystery over when the project will resume.The work stopped more than two months ago after groundwork and... Source: [...]

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