Would you send your child to a school named after a cigarette brand? What if it was one of only two schools in your area and boasting far better infrastructure? What if the school also had an inspirational slogan such as " genius...
American consumers are increasingly propping up the global economy, an enduring source of strength that is helping keep the United States out of recession and drawing a sharp contrast with the rest of the world.But as a number of...
The chief executive officer of Cathay Pacific Airways, Hong Kong's flagship carrier, resigned on Friday, the company said, after coming under intense pressure from officials in Beijing for its employees' taking part in protests that...
They are the family behind the biggest department store, but somehow, the Walton clan have largely flown under the radar for decades.That's despite being the world's wealthiest family, with a US$191 billion (NZ$297 billion) fortune.And...
Kiwi Uber passengers are normally too stingy to tip - but are more likely to do so if they're drunk, drivers say.The global ride-sharing company introduced tipping in February, stressing it was voluntary and all tips went to drivers....
Across New Zealand, real estate listings and sales in the second quarter were generally slow, but then July saw an unexpected lift.
This Side up Becomes IAB Awards Finalist in Two Categories Including NZ Digital Agency of the Year
September 25 2019 marks 200 years since the first planting of grapevines in New Zealand.
New Zealand Coastal Seafoods Limited (ASX: NZS) has joined other leading New Zealand food and beverage export companies on the ASX, after recommencing trading of its shares on August 5, 2019. As announced on 23 July 2019, the Company succesfully raised ...
MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares fall as global uncertainty weighs on utilities; Sky gains on M&A
Sales of the pricey iPhone X pushed Apple's results far beyond Wall Street targets, with subscriptions from App Store, Apple Music and iCloud services bolstering business.
Ebert Construction Ltd has gone into receivership and workers are finding themselves locked out with no access to their tools this morning.
Growth in house prices continues to slow, with the regions outperforming the main centres, where prices have gone back in some places.
Business confidence has slumped to its lowest level in nearly a decade and firms are barely positive about their own outlook.
A battle between two breakfast cereals has wound up in the High Court in Christchurch.
Disgraced Maori leader Sir Ngatata Love has failed in his appeal against his conviction and sentence.
Recently, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) raised its growth forecast for the Asia Pacific region to 5.5 per cent in 2017, up from the 5.3 per cent projected six months ago.
A frustrated Motueka couple whose hazelnut orchard is regularly flooded due to a council installed drain are threatening to fill it with concrete.
Toni Elliot and Smoky Fry say the flooding has occurred on their property near Nelson as a result of a stormwater drain installed by the Tasman District Council and they have had no luck trying to resolve the issue.
No matter who is crowned champion at Wimbledon, New Zealand wool is a star performer on centre court every year.
A lack of "passive" fire-stop measures and lazy building managers are a worse risk to New Zealand apartments than risky cladding, experts say.