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Three small but hot Pacific economies - NZ, Hong Kong and Singapore - lead the World Bank’s annual “Doing Business” report.  Photo / Thinkstock

NZ easy place to run business

Small and well-run Singapore, NZ and Hong Kong are the world's easiest places to run a business - World Bank report says…

Chocolate prices set to rise

The cost of ingredients in chocolate bars is rising, and the biggest sweet makers in the US have already warned of price…

Relax and gain efficiency

Working harder and longer isn't effective. Photo / Thinkstock

The end of the year is in sight and for some it's a matter of galloping towards the finishing line -- meeting deadlines…

Govt passes 'tea-break' bill

A law which takes away the legal right to a tea break and weakens collective bargaining has taken line honours as the first…

'Tea-break' bill almost law

The Government's Employment Relations Amendment Bill is best known for its removal of guaranteed rest and meal breaks. What…