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Meet-Ups Helping To Share The Good Karma

Source: http://zendesk.com

Cloud based Helpdesk start-up Zendesk has run Meet-ups for its customers and friends around the world building their brand and sharing some helpdesk karma.

Prime Sawmill To Avoid Closure By Radically Downsizing

Prime Sawmill To Avoid Closure By Radically Downsizing

3 August 2009 - WPI International Managing Director David Anderson said today that the company's Prime Sawmill at Gisborne will radically reduce its operations at the site instead of proceeding with an anticipated closure.

New Leukaemia Treatment Funded

New Leukaemia Treatment Funded

3 August 2009 - PHARMAC is funding a new medication for patients with chronic myeloid leukaemia, called dasatanib (Sprycel).

InternetNZ Announces Council Election Results

InternetNZ Announces Council Election Results

3 August 2009 - InternetNZ (Internet New Zealand Inc) announces official results in this year's InternetNZ Council elections.

Packaging House Acquires Expresspak

Packaging House Acquires Expresspak

There has been no loss of value in the packaging sector during the economic downturn, as evidenced by the recent acquisition of Expresspak, a specialist provider of customised food-service packaging supplies, by Wesfarmers Industrial and Safety NZ.

Shell and Mobil Hit Hard by Recession: It's a Matter of Perspective

Shell and Mobil Hit Hard by Recession: It's a Matter of Perspective

In our credit driven lives we need money, so we need the banks. In our demand for transportation and consumer goods we need oil, so we need the oil companies.

Kiwi Tradesmen Line Up To Work In Paris

Kiwi Tradesmen Line Up To Work In Paris

31 July 2009 - Since listing a job on Builderscrack.co.nz seeking Kiwi tradesmen to renovate her 3 storey house near Paris, NZ expat Pauline Hampshire has been overwhelmed by the amount of interest she has had.

RBNZ OCR Review: Wouldn't It Be Nice

RBNZ OCR Review: Wouldn't It Be Nice

The RBNZ struck a surprisingly dovish chord in today's OCR review, reiterating that the OCR could still move lower in coming quarters and that it would remain at or below current levels until the latter part of 2010.

Reserve Bank Waits Until September

Reserve Bank Waits Until September

The Reserve Bank has left the Official Cash Rate unchanged at 2.5 percent this morning. The New Zealand Manufacturers and Exporters Association (NZMEA) say that this move has effectively delayed further action on our economic recovery for a further six weeks.

Sustainability Report A Useful Step Towards Accurate Reporting

Sustainability Report A Useful Step Towards Accurate Reporting

Business NZ has welcomed steps towards accurate reporting on sustainability.

Statistics NZ today published Measuring NZ's progress using a sustainable development approach, a stocktake of New Zealand's natural and human resources.