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Negative Outlook To Continue For New Zealand Utilities In 2010

Negative Outlook To Continue For New Zealand Utilities In 2010

Fitch Ratings has said today that its 2010 outlook for the New Zealand Power & Utilities sector is broadly negative, but some positive developments are likely to occur over the medium-term.

EastPack Lifts Financial And Operational Performance To Back Fresh Investment

EastPack Lifts Financial And Operational Performance To Back Fresh Investment

Bay of Plenty kiwifruit post harvest service provider, EastPack, intends to invest another $8.5 million on sophisticated new plant and automated equipment in 2010 to support higher volumes, continue to lift the quality of out-turns and deliver greater efficiencies.

Westpac Institutional Bank Morning Report 8.2.10

Westpac Institutional Bank Morning Report 8.2.10

The eagerly awaited US payrolls report was a mixed affair which the markets took to be slightly positive overall.

Renovation Volumes Up, But Bargain Prices Keep Pressure On Tradespeople

Renovation Volumes Up, But Bargain Prices Keep Pressure On Tradespeople

The latest Builderscrack.co.nz Tradesman Job Size Index, published today, showed that the average size of jobs completed by tradespeople fell for the second month in January, as fewer larger jobs were completed, and competition remained strong for smaller jobs keeping prices competitive.

Get Productive, Know When To Tweet

Get Productive, Know When To Tweet

You could be cutting your chances of getting exposure on twitter in half depending on when you post your tweets so we looked at the research, the timezones and discovered some very useful information. 

Horizon Energy Takeover Poll Result Delayed

Horizon Energy Takeover Poll Result Delayed

The announcement of the result of the Eastern Bay Energy Trust's poll of consumer-beneficiaries on its proposed takeover offer for Horizon Energy Distribution Limited has been delayed following a court hearing today.

Deductions For Depreciation An Issue Of Fairness

Deductions For Depreciation An Issue Of Fairness

Businesses should be allowed to claim a deduction for depreciation on an asset if the asset actually reduces in value, said Michael Barnett, Auckland Chamber of Commerce chief executive.

Acart And Ecart Issue Annual Reports For 2008/09

Two independent committees responsible for formulating advice and guidelines and determining applications for assisted reproductive procedures or human reproductive research have issued their separate annual reports to the Minister of Health for 2008/09.

New Zealand Lamb Campaign Launches In UK

New Zealand Lamb Campaign Launches In UK

A new campaign to promote New Zealand lamb in the UK has been launched by Meat & Wool New Zealand this week.

Update On Braking Performance Of Toyota Prius

Media commentators in the United States have reported customer concerns regarding the braking performance of the new Toyota Prius, which was released in New Zealand in 2009.