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Power giants hold prices

Meridian owns Benmore Dam. Photo / Simon Baker

Mighty River Power and Meridian Energy will keep the price they charge for electricity on hold this year for the third year…

Power shares surge to record

Shares in Mighty River Power and Meridian Energy surged to record highs yesterday after inflation figures stoked expectations…

Profit soars at Boeing

Boeing's fourth-quarter profit rose 19 per cent as demand for commercial jets trumped weakness in its defence business.

Tycoon's $423m yacht too big

The biggest superyacht to visit New Zealand has berthed at Auckland's Wynyard Wharf because it is too big for the dedicated…

Briscoe eyes loyalty programme

Managing director Rod Duke.

Briscoe Group, which operates the Briscoes, Rebel Sports, and Living & Giving stores, may introduce a customer loyalty programme…