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Alcohol Review Needed But Horse Has Already Bolted

Alcohol Review Needed But Horse Has Already Bolted

An Auckland business association has said the Law Commission's recommendations to Parliament on alcohol issues will struggle to make a real difference.

New Zealand Energy Outlook Alternative Future Scenarios Released

New Zealand Energy Outlook Alternative Future Scenarios Released

The Ministry of Economic Development today released its latest instalment of the New Zealand Energy Outlook. The New Zealand Energy Outlook presents long-term forecasts of energy supply, demand, prices and energy sector greenhouse gas emissions.

CDHB To Provide Chief Executive Services To The West Coast

CDHB To Provide Chief Executive Services To The West Coast

Collaboration between the West Coast and Canterbury District Health Boards has moved a step closer with an agreement between both organisations to share a Chief Executive from 1 July.

Clemenger Group Partners With The Auckland Festival

Clemenger Group Partners With The Auckland Festival

Auckland Festival has announced the appointment of Jim Moser, CEO Clemenger Group, to its Board of Trustees. As part of the Festival's new relationship with Clemenger Group, Colenso BBDO becomes a Gold Sponsor of the 2011 Festival in return for advertising services.

BNZ Daily FX Wrap & Strategy

BNZ Daily FX Wrap & Strategy

NZD

The NZD has been the strongest performing currency over the past 24 hours. In fact, NZD/USD was propelled to 3-month highs of nearly 0.7250 overnight. On a trade-weighted basis, the NZD is the highest since October 2009.

Westpac Institutional Bank Morning Report 27.4.10

Westpac Institutional Bank Morning Report 27.4.10

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Strike Notice Received Before Negotiation Started

Drivers and other workers employed by GO Wellington and Valley Flyer (NZ Bus) and another employer, Mana Coach Services (Souter Holdings Ltd), will walk off the job at 9am on Wednesday, 28 April with negotiations yet to start.

Oasis Beauty To Defend Itself Against Skincare Giant, Living Nature

Oasis Beauty To Defend Itself Against Skincare Giant, Living Nature

Family run South Island sun and skincare company, Oasis Beauty, is preparing to battle multi-million dollar natural skincare brand, Living Nature, in the courts over the look and feel of their trademark. Living Nature claims that the Oasis Beauty logo bears too close a resemblance to its own.

Westpac Global Markets Strategy Group: Morning FX Thoughts

Westpac Global Markets Strategy Group: Morning FX Thoughts

Greece's cloud remains, despite the rescue process formally underway.

The market is skeptical of the execution, and believes contagion is a significant risk.

New Chair And Vice Chair Announced

New Chair And Vice Chair Announced

Airports Council International (ACI) is pleased to announce that Catherine Mayer, Vice President of SITA Inc, has been re-elected as Chair of the World Business Partner (WBP) Advisory Board.

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