22 August 2017 - Do the Great Small Cities of the World provide ideas for the future direction of Tasmania and its regions?
Aug. 22 (BusinessDesk) - Comvita said poor weather conditions and the slowdown in demand from small exporters who ship goods informally to China weighed on its annual result, although a second half improvement meant it was slightly better than forecast ...
Civil contractors have welcomed political parties’ announcements on infrastructure investment but say any incoming government needs to improve procurement systems and shine light on “the poor cousin” of infrastructure: water systems.
Aug. 22 (BusinessDesk) - Tourism Holdings exceeded guidance, posting a record 2017 profit and said it aims to boost earnings to $50 million by 2020.
Overtime increased in 28% of organisations in New Zealand over the past year, according to recruiting experts Hays.
Ingham's Group, which is the number two poultry producer in New Zealand behind Tegel Group, reported a 2.5 per cent gain in New Zealand earnings, saying trading improved in the second half after a weak first half and the trend has...
A group of fishermen could be heading to court to fight a plan to use cameras and GPS trackers to monitor commercial trawlers.
National has released trade policy to complete or start seven free trade deals - which it says will unlock markets with 2.5 billion people.Trade Minister Todd McClay announced what he called New Zealand's "boldest-ever trade push"...
A young Sydney couple with an eye-watering level of debt have given a shocking insight into just how Australians have come to carry the second-highest level of household debt in the world.Roy Palleson and Rowena Ebona have racked...
At the height of the day's solar eclipse in New York, Google finally revealed the name of its latest Android operating system - in honor of another dark disc: the Oreo. The company turned the beloved cookie into a superhero based...
Listed broadcaster Sky Network Television has made a weaker full-year profit after a fall in subscribers and higher programming costs.
A Los Angeles jury on Monday ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay a record US$417 million (NZ$570m) to a hospitalised woman who claimed in a lawsuit that the talc in the company's iconic baby powder causes ovarian cancer when applied...
The dry weather that caused headaches for energy planners this winter has had a big impact on company profitability.
Global coal production fell last year by a bigger margin than in any year since records began in 1971, according to new OECD figures.
Michael Hill International's strong full-year profit was underpinned by growth in its three key markets - Australia, New Zealand and Canada.
Just one month ago, another proposal for a commuter rail service into Christchurch was turned down by the committee which plans the region's public transport. Now, a Labour Party election pledge has resurrected the idea, proposing a commuter train from Rolleston to the central city.
The Internet has made New Zealand is a great place for ethnic minorities to grow a business, according to Chinese mega-company Alibaba.
Dave Turnbull's creative juices started flowing in a high school classroom in Queenstown 20 years ago.
Head of an international marketing company says that going for quality over quantity is the real challenge for New Zealand tourism.
Suburban shopping malls aren't dead but it's not hard to kill them off, retail experts say.