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A new Good Shop and a big boost for BNZ’s Community Finance

Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) announced today that it is joining forces with The Salvation Army and other great kiwi companies and organisations to help bring The Good Shop to the streets of South Auckland, in a bid to tackle predatory lending.

Regional council must take responsibility for driver shortages - Wellington Tramways Union

The Greater Wellington Regional Council's concern about a bus driver shortage is hypocrisy at its worst says the Wellington Tramways Union.

Augusta launches next stage of industrial fund

The second stage of an industrial fund established and managed by Augusta Funds Management has opened for investment which will enable a further five properties to be added to its portfolio - taking the fund’s total value to close to $300 million.

Key ADLS appointment with Melissa Fini rejoining as Professional Services Manager

ADLS, an independent membership organisation representing the New Zealand legal profession, announces a key appointment with Auckland lawyer Melissa Fini rejoining the organisaion as Professional Services Manager.

Meridian prices US$300 million US Private Placement

On 14th February 2019, Meridian priced its third United States Private Placement ("USPP") transaction, raising US$300 million in long term funding across 10, 12 and 15-year maturities.

$116,000 fine for dairy effluent breaches in Waikato

Waikato farming company, Nagra Farms Limited, and its director, Naginder Singh, have received five convictions each and been fined a total of $116,000 for unlawfully discharging dairy effluent into the environment.

ComCom urges consumer caution following Viagogo decision

The Commerce Commission is urging event ticket buyers to take particular care, following the High Court’s decision to dismiss an application for an interim injunction against online ticket seller Viagogo.

Asia Pacific leads - CMC Markets

Industrial commodities and European shares rose in overnight trading, following Asia Pacific markets higher. Commentators are pointing to trade optimism, but the gains merely extend recent global investor support for the region.

TeamTalk wins telecommunications managed services deal with Powerco

The DMR and PTN are the primary means of communication with all field staff involved with the electricity network and communication activities. The network will eventually carry all of Powerco’s Network Operations voice, video, data and SCADA traffic.

NZers should take a second look at term deposits - Canstar

With lingering low interest rates hitting investment returns and investor sentiment, Canstar says term deposits are still a successful and reliable tool for savers.