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Map - Appointment Of New CEO For Brussels Airport

MAp today notes that Brussels Airport has appointed Mr Arnaud Feist as Chief Executive Officer.

One Million Page Views In One Year For Online Memory "Bank"

CHRISTCHURCH, 16 February 2010 - In only twelve months of operation, Christchurch based death information services company, A Memory Tree, has reached over one million page views, now storing thousands of memories on pages created for those who have died all over New Zealand.

Landlords Concede Depreciation Tax Break Should End

Landlords Concede Depreciation Tax Break Should End

Landlords appear to agree depreciation allowances on rental homes which are not depreciating should end, according to a new nationwide poll.

The ShapeNZ survey shows 42% of rental home owners surveyed agree the tax break should end, while 38% disagree and 20% are not sure.

New Website Gives Plenty To Tweet About

New Website Gives Plenty To Tweet About

Mike Pero Mortgages' website has undergone a complete revamp and has recently been launched to the market.

Mike Pero Mortgages' Chief Executive Shaun Riley says the new website now offers so much more to clients and is a useful tool for the company.

Murray Capital Raises Rakaia Fund

Murray Capital, the private equity arm of Murray + Company, has raised $15 million through its new investment vehicle, the Rakaia Fund.

Skycity Delivers First Half Net Profit Of $71 Million

Skycity Delivers First Half Net Profit Of $71 Million

Highlights:

 Net Profit after Tax up 29.6% to $71.0 million

 EBITDA up 7.8% to $160.1 million

 Capital management initiatives  Finance costs reduced by 29% to $27 million  Improved gearing Net Debt/EBITDA reduced from 3.2 to 2.1 times

BNZ Daily FX Wrap & Strategy

BNZ Daily FX Wrap & Strategy

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Currency markets played the waiting game last night. With the US and parts of Asia on holiday, it was all a bit subdued across FX markets overnight. The NZD/USD tracked a relatively narrow 0.6950-0.6990 range.

Westpac Global Markets Strategy Group: Morning FX Thoughts - NZ Edition

Westpac Global Markets Strategy Group: Morning FX Thoughts - NZ Edition

It was a quiet European session overnight, the US and much of East Asia on holiday. The market is awaiting the outcome of the Eurozone meeting on Greece, with announcements possible during the Sydney morning.

New Poll Shows GST Increase Is Not Currently Popular Among Kiwis

New Poll Shows GST Increase Is Not Currently Popular Among Kiwis

"Most New Zealanders don't want a GST increase, despite the fact that evidence continually shows it would be good for the country in the long-term," says Maxim Institute Researcher, Steve Thomas.

Mobily Selects Bridgewater For Multi-Access Network

Subscriber, service, and policy control solutions to manage mobile data growth across WIMAX and Wi-Fi