Xero on track to list in US - Drury
Xero on track to list in US - Drury

Xero head Rod Drury says the company will get into a position this year where it will be able to make a listing on a US…

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Is KiwiSaver really unaffordable?

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ikeGPS shares plunge 18pc on listing

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Tech blog: Knocking off Nokia

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Griffin's to ramp up exports says incoming CEO
Griffin's to ramp up exports says incoming CEO

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Social media is 'overvalued'

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Billionaire vows to reveal fraud

Herbalife shares fell the most in three months after billionaire Bill Ackman vowed to show Enron-like fraud at the seller…

Microsoft CEO sees 'bold' plan as 4Q tops street

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Malaysia Airlines says future secure

Malaysia Airlines has told New Zealand travel agents its government owner is committed to ensuring its long-term future…

Fran O'Sullivan: Good news for Oz Treasurer's mates
Fran O'Sullivan: Good news for Oz Treasurer's mates

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Saudi Arabia to open stock market to foreigners

Saudi Arabia is removing barriers on one of the world's most-restricted major stock exchanges as the government tries to…

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US stores bring the 'Internet of Things' to DIYers

Large US home improvement chains are selling virtual tools - sensors, Wi-Fi enabled appliances and software - to help people…

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A suspect meat scandal in China has engulfed Starbucks and Burger King and has now spread to Japan.

Small business: Crowdfunding - Belinda Tuki, Honest Food Company
Small business: Crowdfunding - Belinda Tuki, Honest Food Company

Belinda Tuki is the founder of Auckland-based The Honest Food Company, which produces handcrafted and…

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