NZ milk push in the Middle East
NZ milk push in the Middle East

Alan Fitzsimmons still gets a buzz out of opening up new markets for Fonterra after more than two decades selling New Zealand…

Result protects ‘outstanding landscapes’
Result protects ‘outstanding landscapes’

In an important win for the protection of “outstanding landscapes”, the Supreme Court has ruled against a fourth salmon…

Turners and Growers buys Apollo Apples
Turners and Growers buys Apollo Apples

Turners & Growers, has agreed to buy Hawke's Bay-based Apollo Apples for as much as $44.1 million as it looks to meet growing…

World dairy prices slip overnight
World dairy prices slip overnight

Dairy product prices have kept falling in the latest overnight, falling 2.6 per cent to 14-month low, paced by whole milk…

Agriculture

China Business: Asia firmly on the rural map
China Business: Asia firmly on the rural map

Thirty years ago China and Asia simply weren't on the map for New Zealand's rural economy. Today, ASB…

China Business: Fonterra shake up in China

Fonterra CEO Theo Spierings has centralised control of the company's Chinese farming hubs into a new standalone business…

Fran O'Sullivan: Fonterra ramps up China strategy

Fonterra has come to a compelling realisation it will need to develop "Chinese feet".

Nufarm shifting to Australia, 59 jobs to go

Agricultural chemicals manufacturer Nufarm will close its plant in Auckland, with as many as 59 jobs to go in move to Australia…

Climate report 'bad news' for New Zealand
Climate report 'bad news' for New Zealand

The latest global report on climate change is "bad news" for New Zealand, which has far fewer mitigation…

Cheap lollies, cakes cut grocery bills

New Zealand food prices fell in March as cheaper cakes and candy drove a fall in grocery prices, and offset more expensive…

Collins' Oravida defiance earns rebuke

Judith Collins has refused to answer fresh questions about her Beijing dinner with an unnamed Chinese official, reigniting…

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Currency

Bitcoin mining boom sputters
Bitcoin mining boom sputters

The bitcoin mining rush is sputtering. Speculators, known as miners, are finding that the enterprise…

Brewer bankruptcy breach sentence appeal dismissed
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