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Receivers Sell Jean Jones Clothing Stores

The receivers for the Jean Jones clothing stores confirmed today that they have sold the business, with the new owners to take over on 1 June 2011.

Entries Open For New Zealand International Business Awards

New Zealand companies succeeding internationally are invited to enter the 2012 New Zealand International Business Awards.

Entry forms are available from the New Zealand Trade and Enterprise (NZTE) website (www.nzte.govt.nz/awards) and need to be submitted by 5pm, 17 June 2011.

ASB Chairman Gary Judd QC To Retire

ASB Chairman Gary Judd QC To Retire

Independent Director Gavin Walker to Become Chairman

The long-serving Chairman of ASB Bank, Gary Judd QC, has announced his intention to retire following the August 2 board meeting.

Pwc Is Continuing To Make Contributions To The New Zealand Regulatory Environment

Partners Michele Embling and Karen Shires have been appointed members of the New Zealand Accounting Standards Board (NZASB) and the New Zealand Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (NZAuASB) from 1 July 2011.

Switch In Promtoional Focus For New Zealand Lamb In The UK

Switch In Promtoional Focus For New Zealand Lamb In The UK

Beef + Lamb New Zealand has switched its promotional focus in the United Kingdom from mass media marketing of New Zealand lamb, to a more targeted programme that aligns with the individual commercial needs of exporting companies.

Westpac Daily Markets Review

Westpac Daily Markets Review

Sentiment was contained by weak US data. Homes sales, the Conference Board's leading index, and Philadelphia regional business conditions were all lower than consensus, halting a minor advance in US equities fuelled by an earlier drop in jobless claims. The S&P500 is currently unchanged.

Budget 2011: Relief From Disclosure Of Changes To Kiwisaver

Budget 2011: Relief From Disclosure Of Changes To Kiwisaver

Changes to KiwiSaver in today's Budget Bill may be material to decisions about whether to invest in a KiwiSaver scheme.

Zero Stimulus Budget

Today's Budget does nothing for jobs when unemployment is high and risks prompting a return to recession. It forecasts low growth continuing this year, and that even by March 2012, unemployment will still remain high at 5.7 percent.

Budget 2011: Kiwisaver Changes Make Saving Tougher - Workplace Savings Nz

The KiwiSaver changes announced in the Budget do not alter the need for people to save for their retirement, but they will make the journey to your savings goal much tougher.

That's according to Workplace Savings NZ, the voice of workplace savings.

Budget 2011: Westpac Supportive Of Government's Commitment To Kiwisaver In Budget

The Head of Wealth for Westpac in New Zealand says the Budget shows the Government is committed to KiwiSaver as a long term saving vehicle for New Zealanders.