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Visa, TransferWise partner with new tech

Visa (NYSE: V) and TransferWise today announced a global partnership and the first use of Visa Cloud Connect, a new way for fintechs and partners to securely connect to VisaNet, Visa’s global processing network, through the public cloud.

Summer brings heat to New Zealand's rental market - Trade Me

Despite a tumultuous year, the national rental market finished 2020 as strong as it started, according to the latest Trade Me Rental Price Index.

Zespri selects SAP cloud solutions in multi-year deal

  SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today announced that Zespri International, the world’s largest marketer of kiwifruit, will become one of the first SAP customers globally to utilise the SAP S/4HANA private cloud edition.

Electric vehicles can save New Zealanders 15 billion dollars - study

A new study on Electric Vehicles (EVs) shows a more rapid uptake of EVs could save New Zealanders $15 billion in vehicle, fuel, and carbon emission costs by 2050.

18 Willis to bring everyday indulgence to Wellington’s Golden Mile

To inner-city workers’ delight, a new lunchtime destination at 18 Willis Street will open its doors this Thursday 28 January.

Ports of Auckland management COVID-19 story "embarrassing"

The Maritime Union says claims by Ports of Auckland that Government quarantine regulations are to blame for their failures are embarrassing and should be withdrawn.

Greenfern awarded research grant to investigate hemp seed oil by-products

A Taranaki-based medicinal cannabis and industrial hemp venture is part of a group that will investigate ways to turn hemp seed hulls, which there is little or no market for currently, into high-value products destined for the global export market.

Insurers caution home buyers to be wary of insurance pitfalls for multi-unit buildings

Are you buying a new home attached to others? Is it being sold without a body-corporate to reduce costs and issues? The Insurance Council of New Zealand is urging all potential or existing owners of multi-unit property to check they can adequately insure their property.

The Hello Cup saves 200 million tampons and pads from landfill

KIWI-MADE menstrual cup brand The Hello Cup has reached a huge menstrual milestone - it’s saved more than 200 million single-use sanitary items from landfills and waterways across the globe.

Day traders take over - CMC Markets

By Michael McCarthy (chief market strategist, CMC Markets and Stockbroking)