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Lean Financial Year Makes ACC's Coverplus Extra The Right Choice For The Self-Employed

Lean Financial Year Makes ACC's Coverplus Extra The Right Choice For The Self-Employed

26 June 2008 - Self-employed business people could be well-served by reviewing their level of ACC cover as the economic slowdown continues.

Banks Postpone Mortgage Diversion Applications For Kiwisaver

Banks Postpone Mortgage Diversion Applications For Kiwisaver

New Zealand banks have postponed accepting applications from customers to use mortgage diversion contributions for Kiwisaver accounts, while proposed amendments to the rules for Mortgage Diversion are considered.

Businesses Step Up On Pollution Prevention

25 June 2008 - More than 100 Tauranga-based businesses have helped improve run-off from an industrial area into Tauranga's harbour and waterways.

BBC Worldwide Acquires UKTV

BBC Worldwide Acquires UKTV

BBC Worldwide today announced that from July 1, it will assume full ownership and management control of UKTV, the number one General Entertainment channel on Sky TV in New Zealand.

Raboplus Wins Best 90-day Term Deposit And Further Enhances Offering

25 June 2008 - Wellington: Hot on the heels of its recent Cannex Banking Awards win for best 90-day term deposit, online banking service, www.RaboPlus.co.nz, has further enhanced its term deposit offering.

CTU Supports Union Initiative On High Performance Work

25 June 2008 - The CTU has today congratulated both the EPMU and Dairy Workers' Union on the launch of the Centre for High Performance Work.

Contact And Meridian To Co-Operate On Transmission Investment

25 June 2008 - Contact Energy has withdrawn its Environment Court appeal of Meridian's Project Hayes wind farm.

Unions Launch Centre For High Performance Work

25 June 2008 - The Engineering, Printing and Manufacturing Union and the New Zealand Dairy Workers Union this morning announced a major initiative to build high performance workplaces and boost New Zealand wages with the launch of the Centre for High Performance Work.

New Chairmen For Dairy And Grain & Seed

25 June 2008 - Lachlan McKenzie, a dairy farmer from Rotorua is the new chairman for Federated Farmers Dairy Section and the new chairman for Federated Farmers Grain & Seeds is Ian Morten, a grain and grass-seed grower from Geraldine.

New Zealand's Worst Employment Contract

New Zealand's Worst Employment Contract

25 June 2008 - Unite Union is welcoming the government's intention to provide more protection for casual and part-time employees. If it's followed through it should mean big improvements for workers employed under what the union calls "New Zealand's worst employment contract."