Business

RSS
TVNZ lifts annual profit 25pc
TVNZ lifts annual profit 25pc

State-owned broadcaster Television New Zealand lifted annual profit 25 per cent, ahead of forecast and despite a dip in…

NZ Post annual profit falls 12pc

New Zealand Post reported a 12pc fall in annual profit as shrinking mail volumes were offset by gains in its Kiwibank and…

Fonterra's new ally sees falling sales

Fonterra is pinning its hopes on a tie-up with Chinese infant formula giant Beingmate as it pushes into China's lucrative…

Wearable tech: it'll grow on you

New Zealand's first Wearable Technology Picnic kicks off today and with about 25 local companies attending, organiser Benjamin…

Apple sets the date - iPhone 6 tipped
Apple sets the date - iPhone 6 tipped

Get ready Apple fans - the company has set September 9 in the US as the date it'll show off its newest products. So what…

John Drinnan: No dirt, we're advertisers
John Drinnan: No dirt, we're advertisers

The Dirty Politics storm has exposed the dangers of advertising on controversial political websites.

Fares fair? How flight costs compare
Fares fair? How flight costs compare

Updated The Herald has compared the cost of flights, bus and car prices in the North Island after Air NZ faced criticism last week…

Pick'n'fix: Parties push housing cures
Pick'n'fix: Parties push housing cures

Auckland's home affordability headache won't be solved in a hurry but both National and Labour now have quick fixes for…

Business

Delegat annual profit rises 3pc
Delegat annual profit rises 3pc

Delegat Group, New Zealand's largest listed wine company, increased annual profit 3 percent as record…

Lower European apple prices bite into Scales profit

Scales Corp, the listed fruit and vegetables logistics company, said first-half profit fell 22 percent from a year earlier…

Waring gains economics honour

Feminist economist Professor Marilyn Waring is this year's winner of the NZIER Economics award.

video US air rule angers cities with airport tall building rules

An FAA policy change to limit tall buildings near airports is touted as a safety measure, but some cities like Miami say…

Dollar slips as better US economic data buoys greenback
Dollar slips as better US economic data buoys greenback

The New Zealand dollar slipped as the US dollar edged up following better-than-expected US economic…

Dita De Boni: Capital can build people too

We live in a world where inequity is becoming more obvious by the day.

IMF chief vows to fight claim

International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde has vowed to fight a formal accusation that she acted negligently and…

Ukraine tension lifts bonds, shares fall

Stocks fell, while US Treasuries rose, as concern about intensifying tension in Ukraine outweighed further evidence that…

Stock Takes: Invivo Wines eyeing NXT

Invivo Wines co-founder Tim Lightbourne says an NXT listing is a capital raising option the company is considering.

Peter Bromhead: Forgetting to diet
Peter Bromhead: Forgetting to diet

I wonder what the late Robin Williams would have deduced from a recently released study that suggests…

Business Archives

Best of Business Analysis

Helen Twose Helen Twose
KiwiSaver: Can I pay less than 3pc?

I am not in Kiwisaver as I can't afford to lose the… More

Brian Gaynor Brian Gaynor
Rock-star economy needs plan if it's to last

Our addiction to debt could bring New Zealand's so-called… More

Brian Fallow Brian Fallow
Seismic shift needed in perverse tax rules

How's this for an anomaly: if a commercial property… More

Latest international business

Rural Business

Fonterra's $1billion splash-out
Fonterra's $1billion splash-out

Fonterra says it plans to spend about $1.17 bon taking a 20 per cent stake in China's Beingmate Baby & Child to boost its…

Dairy prices slip to 2-year low
More Rural Business

© Copyright 2014, APN New Zealand Limited

Assembled by: (static) on red akl_a2 at 29 Aug 2014 11:17:11 Processing Time: 31ms