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NZX stock ticker board above the Square Cafe in QEII Square. New Zealand Herald Photograph by Dean Purcell.

NZX responds to "please explain"

NZX, the stock market operator, said it doesn't know why its share price has declined, in response to a query from its disciplinary…

Terry Serepisos. File photo / NZPA

Serepisos no longer bankrupt

The former reality TV host, Wellington Phoenix owner and property developer is now free to be a company director and travel…

Mark Zuckerberg speaks during a dialogue with students in Beijing, China. Photo / AP

Zuckerberg speaks Chinese

The young billionaire delighted an audience of Chinese students this week with a 30-minute chat in his recently learned…

 

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NZ trade deficit widens

Photo / NZME.

NZ's monthly trade deficit has widened more than expected as falling prices for logs and dairy products weighed on exports…

Departing MPs' one last spend-up

Departing and defeated MPs went out with a splurge on the taxpayer tab, with Mana leader Hone Harawira the biggest-spending…

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Tauranga's Harbourside Restaurant owner Peter Ward said Labour weekend was traditionally busier for Sunday night dinner and Monday lunch.

Braced for holiday business

Bay restaurateurs and moteliers are happily bracing for a "chaotic" Labour Weekend at the end of an unusually busy October…

WISE WORDS: Baycorp local representative Jeff Timmins, general manager Donna Cooper and business service sales manager Victor Jamieson talk debt. PHOTO/ANDREW WARNER 211014AW07

Avoid bad debt in easy steps

Simple measures can save a world of angst for small businesses if bad debtors don't pay up, according to a local expert…

Vince Edwards, Peter Howell and  Brendan Howell.

Bay start-up on to a winner

A Tauranga start-up is utilising Facebook integrated technology to help drive a new smartphone shopping concept, which is…

Super-jumbos head to Akld

A Singapore Airlines A380 aircraft.

Singapore Airlines will start A380 services to Auckland in what is Australia's loss and New Zealand's gain.

Pilots' view of an A330 flypast

Swiss International has released a video of one of its Airbus A330s flying in formation with aerobatic aircraft at an airshow…