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Brian Roche to leave position as chief executive of NZ Post
Mon, 29 Aug 2016 12:50
New Zealand Post's chief executive is stepping down after almost seven years overseeing major changes to the operation, in response to declining mail volumes.


Students' social venture aims to help teenage males out of depression
Mon, 29 Aug 2016 13:11
Film-maker Taika Waititi and Prime Minister John Key are among a dozen Kiwis who have shared their insights into mental health in a book published by Onslow College students.


Competition watchdog questions the status of Harmoney borrowers' fees
Mon, 29 Aug 2016 12:02
The fee model of peer-to-peer lending platform Harmoney is being queried by the country's competition watchdog.


China's Alibaba casts net towards small Kiwi firms
Mon, 29 Aug 2016 10:45
In China's biggest cities, e-commerce giant Alibaba's payment business Alipay is used more frequently than cash.


Storage Wars: The billion-dollar business based on junk
Mon, 29 Aug 2016 12:38
Very often it's trash. But this time the "delinquent" storage unit contained a $37,000 stash worthy of a big reveal on the television reality show Storage Wars. 


ACC pulls investments in blacklisted companies
Mon, 29 Aug 2016 13:43
State-owned ACC had investments in six companies on its exclusion list in the last year, including $1.4 million in arms manufacturer Lockheed Martin.


NZ King Salmon plans to go fishing for $180 million, list on NZ and Australian stock exchanges
Mon, 29 Aug 2016 13:04
New Zealand King Salmon plans to raise $180 million through an initial public offer (IPO) and dual list on the New Zealand and Australian stock exchanges.


A $210k tax debt behind the demise of a Taranaki pub
Mon, 29 Aug 2016 12:37
An unpaid $210,000 tax bill can be revealed as the reason behind the closure of a New Plymouth bar.


Investigation reveals more safety requirements needed for cruise ships entering Tory Channel in Marlborough Sounds
Mon, 29 Aug 2016 11:44
Cruise ships have been banned from taking the same route as ferries in the Marlborough Sounds following an incident which is under investigation by maritime authorities.


Business Excellence Awards a proud night
Mon, 29 Aug 2016 10:44
South Canterbury is the "natural capital" of New Zealand, the audience of more than 400 at the 2016 Business Excellence Awards (BEA) was told on Friday.


Auckland Airport staff get $1500 bonus as profit lifts
Mon, 29 Aug 2016 10:14
Auckland International Airport will give staff a $1500 bonus after what it says was an excellent year of growth.


Chorus chief executive Mark Ratcliffe to step down
Mon, 29 Aug 2016 09:50
Telecommunications industry survivor Mark Ratcliffe has announced he will step down as chief executive of network company Chorus by the middle of next year.


Too young to tie their laces, but Chinese toddlers are signed up for chief executive classes
Mon, 29 Aug 2016 09:06
Children as young as three are being enrolled in "chief executive courses" in China as pushy parents become obsessed with giving their offspring an advantage over their young peers.


Solid Energy asset sale anticipated as coal prices rise
Mon, 29 Aug 2016 08:32
Rising coal prices after years of decline could help boost the sale of Solid Energy assets, which went up for sale last year.


One curious effect of a recession may bolster the case for driverless cars
Mon, 29 Aug 2016 07:59
Two US researchers say they've discovered a curious relationship between deadly car crashes and the jobless rate - and the finding may have important implications for next-generation vehicle technologies like self-driving cars.


How a dairy factory at the end of the Earth is trying to rule the world
Mon, 29 Aug 2016 07:44
In the shadow of a snow-dusted volcano in the North Island, a sprawling expanse of stainless steel vats, chimneys and giant warehouses stands as a totem of the tiny nation's dominance in the global dairy trade.


Canterbury's 'bloody problem': Hundreds of building-related firms failing
Mon, 29 Aug 2016 07:32
More than 60 construction-related Christchurch companies have been liquidated this year, owing creditors an estimated $40 million.


Steve Wozniak, Sir Richard Branson award NZ's oDocs for mission to prevent blindness
Mon, 29 Aug 2016 07:29
An Auckland startup on a mission to stop preventable blindness has been recognised by some of the world's top business people.


Why lack of sleep makes you a bad boss
Mon, 29 Aug 2016 07:00
Two months ago, I stopped setting an alarm clock. The intention was to wake up at whatever time my body thought it best to wake up. I was curious to see what impact that would have on my life, especially on my work.


Wellington's SuchCrowd just the ticket for Melbourne entertainers
Mon, 29 Aug 2016 05:00
Moving to Wellington has boosted business for a group of young entrepreneurs, who are now expanding into Australia.


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