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Scoop.co.nz
Patrick Strange endorsed for Auckland Airport BoardThursday, 3 September 2015, 4:42 pmPress Release: Auckland Airport 3 September
Patrick Strange endorsed for Auckland Airport Board
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 hours ago
Thursday, 3 September 2015, 4:42 pmPress Release: Auckland Airport 3 September 2015Auckland Airport has announced that its Board has unanimously... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Surprising bright notes amid the gloomCompanies post upbeat outlooks despite collapse in dairy prices and hit to cons
Surprising bright notes amid the gloom
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 hours ago
Companies post upbeat outlooks despite collapse in dairy prices and hit to consumer confidence. Tourism Holdings, which rents out holiday vehicles, has increased its profit more than 80 per cent. Photo / NZME. The August corporate reporting season... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Flag change a chance to mark identityThe late Lloyd Morrison would have been pleased with designs after his campaign
Flag change a chance to mark identity
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
The late Lloyd Morrison would have been pleased with designs after his campaign. Lloyd Morrison commissioned this flag in 2004 to help stimulate debate. Iconic Kiwi businessman Lloyd Morrison did not live to see the realisation of his nationalistic... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Karangahake Gorge may need to close due to rising riverTuesday, 1 September 2015, 12:27 pmPress Release: Waikato Regional CouncilMEDIA
Karangahake Gorge may need to close due to rising river
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
Tuesday, 1 September 2015, 12:27 pmPress Release: Waikato Regional CouncilMEDIA RELEASE1145 hours 1 September 2015 levelWaikato Regional... Read more
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NZCity
NZX-listed companies gain resilienceAnalysts are more upbeat about the prospects for earnings in 2016, upgrading mo
NZX-listed companies gain resilience
NZCity / Posted 3 days ago
Analysts are more upbeat about the prospects for earnings in 2016, upgrading more than half the firms they cover after the latest reporting season. The weaker kiwi dollar is expected to bolster export receipts, offsetting a slowdown in the domestic... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Flick Electric unfazed by prospect of higher wholesale power pricesFlick Electric, the electricity retailer which passes on wholesale prices direc
Flick Electric unfazed by prospect of higher wholesale power prices
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 3 days ago
Flick Electric, the electricity retailer which passes on wholesale prices directly to consumers, is unfazed by the prospects of scaled-down generation in New Zealand driving prices higher. New Zealand's major electricity generator-retailers have... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Writedowns, low generation behind Mighty profit declineMighty River Power's profit has tumbled 76% from a year ago, after the electric
Writedowns, low generation behind Mighty profit decline
Otago Daily Times / Posted 5 days ago
Mighty River Power's profit has tumbled 76% from a year ago, after the electricity generator-retailer booked one-off non-cash writedowns of $130million in exiting generation assets or developments. Mighty River Power's (MRP) profit plunge was not... Read more
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Weekly Times
NZ shares rise on hunt for yieldNEW Zealand shares have gained as investors sought dividend-paying equities in
NZ shares rise on hunt for yield
Weekly Times / Posted 6 days ago
NEW Zealand shares have gained as investors sought dividend-paying equities in a low interest rate environment. THE S&P/NZX 50 Index rose 35.54 points, or 0.6 per cent, to 5670.48 on Friday. The benchmark index ended a volatile week 1.4 per cent... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Shares rise on yield hunt; Genesis, MRP, MeridianNew Zealand shares rose as investors sought dividend-paying equities in a low i
Shares rise on yield hunt; Genesis, MRP, Meridian
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 6 days ago
New Zealand shares rose as investors sought dividend-paying equities in a low interest rate environment. Electricity companies Genesis Energy, Mighty River Power and Meridian Energy advanced. The S&P/NZX 50 Index rose 35.54 points, or 0.6 percent,... Read more
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NZCity
Futures point to higher power pricesThe future wholesale price of electricity is already rising, following decision
Futures point to higher power prices
NZCity / Posted 6 days ago
The future wholesale price of electricity is already rising, following decisions by three of the country's electricity generators to close more than 1,000 Megawatts of gas and coal-powered generation capacity. Auckland-based generator-retailer... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Higher power prices loomThe future wholesale price of electricity is already rising, following decision
Higher power prices loom
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 6 days ago
The future wholesale price of electricity is already rising, following decisions by three of the country's electricity generators to close more than 1000 megawatts of installed generation capacity that runs on gas and coal. Auckland-based... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Vector dividend up - consumers to get $345Ownership of a part stake in powerlines company Vector means a $345 dividend pa
Vector dividend up - consumers to get $345
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Ownership of a part stake in powerlines company Vector means a $345 dividend payout to many Auckland homes. Hundreds of thousands of Auckland households can expect an increased dividend payment of $345 in late September from the community trust that... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
MRP the latest power company to declare special dividendMighty River Power [NZX: MRP] has become the latest electricity generator-retai
MRP the latest power company to declare special dividend
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 6 days ago
Mighty River Power [NZX: MRP] has become the latest electricity generator-retailer to announce a special dividend in the current earnings season, at the same time as announcing a 22% fall in underlying earnings after tax for the year to June 30 of... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Mike Taitoko to join Mighty River Power BoardThursday, 27 August 2015, 3:45 pmPress Release: Mighty River Power27 August 201
Mike Taitoko to join Mighty River Power Board
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
Thursday, 27 August 2015, 3:45 pmPress Release: Mighty River Power27 August 2015One of New Zealand’s leading advisors on Maori economic development, Mike... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Software company prepares for new Health & Safety regimeWednesday, 19 August 2015, 1:52 pmPress Release: CS-VUE Media statementCS-VUE G
Software company prepares for new Health & Safety regime
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 15 days ago
Wednesday, 19 August 2015, 1:52 pmPress Release: CS-VUE Media statementCS-VUE General Manager Wayne FisherWednesday, 19 August 2015 After... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Pre-paid power parity neededTuesday, 18 August 2015, 1:19 pmPress Release: Green Party Gareth Hughes MP on
Pre-paid power parity needed
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 16 days ago
Tuesday, 18 August 2015, 1:19 pmPress Release: Green Party Gareth Hughes MP on Tuesday, August 18, 2015 - 10:02The Green Party is calling on all power companies to follow Contact’s lead and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Great opportunity for ContactCEO says Origin sell-off gives NZ energy company a chance to choose its own pat
Great opportunity for Contact
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 days ago
CEO says Origin sell-off gives NZ energy company a chance to choose its own path. Chief executive Dennis Barnes says Contact will be more agile and creative. Photo / Taupo & Turangi Weekender Contact Energy chief executive Dennis Barnes says the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Is gas losing its grunt?Contact joins Mighty River Power which will shut its gas-fired Southdown statio
Is gas losing its grunt?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 days ago
Contact joins Mighty River Power which will shut its gas-fired Southdown station at the end of the year, Genesis has also flagged away plans of building a gas-fired plant near Kaipara. What's happening here?Contact Energy's decision to close its... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Anything but solidThe demise of a once thriving coal mining company will leave taxpayers facing a
Anything but solid
Otago Daily Times / Posted 17 days ago
The demise of a once thriving coal mining company will leave taxpayers facing a loss of at least $128million from the decision to place Solid Energy into voluntary administration. The voluntary administration at least staves off any immediate... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Snapshots: Robertson's makeoverThose expecting a scrap at last week's Mood of the Boardroom event might have b
Snapshots: Robertson's makeover
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 days ago
Those expecting a scrap at last week's Mood of the Boardroom event might have been disappointed the "debate" between Finance Minister Bill English and Labour finance spokesman Grant Robertson had a highly friendly and often agreeable tone. But... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Directors fees: The pressure is onHalf of board members say 4 per cent rise not enough in face of heavier workloa
Directors fees: The pressure is on
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 days ago
Half of board members say 4 per cent rise not enough in face of heavier workload and increased scrutiny. Poorly performing directors are losing their jobs more often as the pressure to perform grows. Photo / Getty Images Just on half the country's... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Shares fall ahead of earnings; Nuplex, Auckland Airport, Summerset downNew Zealand shares edged lower as investors waited for reporting season to get
Shares fall ahead of earnings; Nuplex, Auckland Airport, Summerset down
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 24 days ago
New Zealand shares edged lower as investors waited for reporting season to get under way. Auckland International Airport and Nuplex Industries fell. The S&P/NZX 50 Index declined 3.64 points, or 0.1%, to 5865.02. Within the index, 17 stocks fell, 23... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Low dollar tipped to be keySharebrokers say Air New Zealand is expected to provide a strong operating resu
Low dollar tipped to be key
Otago Daily Times / Posted 24 days ago
Sharebrokers say Air New Zealand is expected to provide a strong operating result in the coming reporting season. Photo from NZ Herald. New Zealand is expected to fare better than Australia. Business editor Dene Mackenzie reports. The impact of a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Stock Takes: Contact plan good for investorsClyde Hydro Power Station. Photo / Supplied Contact Energy has said goodbye to
Stock Takes: Contact plan good for investors
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 27 days ago
Clyde Hydro Power Station. Photo / Supplied Contact Energy has said goodbye to Australian shareholder Origin and signalled a revision of its dividend policy which will be welcomed by shareholders. The company will now target returning 100 per cent... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Huntly's coal-fired generators to closeThe coal-burning Huntly electricity generators will be shut by December 2018. P
Huntly's coal-fired generators to close
Otago Daily Times / Posted 27 days ago
The coal-burning Huntly electricity generators will be shut by December 2018. Photo supplied. The decision signals the end of large-scale coal-fired generation in New Zealand and was welcomed by environmentalists, who are impatient to see the... Read more
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NZCity
Contact-dominated NZ bourse closes lowerNew Zealand shares have closed lower with trading again dominated by Contact En
Contact-dominated NZ bourse closes lower
NZCity / Posted 28 days ago
New Zealand shares have closed lower with trading again dominated by Contact Energy, the biggest gainer on the day. The S&P/NZX 50 Index declined 12.75 points, or 0.2 per cent, to 5925.76 on Thursday. Within the index, 24 stocks fell, 18 rose and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Fonterra chairman a force at TPP talksFonterra chairman John Wilson. Photo / Richard Robinson Fonterra chairman John
Fonterra chairman a force at TPP talks
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 29 days ago
Fonterra chairman John Wilson. Photo / Richard Robinson Fonterra chairman John Wilson's verbal sharp-shooting skills were put to good effect at the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) ministerial negotiations in Maui. Wilson made a strong case to the... Read more
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Herald Sun
Contact sale sends NZ shares into retreatTHE New Zealand sharemarket has retreated, as investors sold down their holding
Contact sale sends NZ shares into retreat
Herald Sun / Posted 30 days ago
THE New Zealand sharemarket has retreated, as investors sold down their holdings to participate in the bookbuild for the 53.1 per cent of Contact Energy being offloaded by Origin Energy at a discount. THE S&P/NZX 50 Index fell 24.09 points, or 0.4... Read more
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Perth Now
Contact sale sends NZ shares into retreatTHE New Zealand sharemarket has retreated, as investors sold down their holding
Contact sale sends NZ shares into retreat
Perth Now / Posted 30 days ago
THE New Zealand sharemarket has retreated, as investors sold down their holdings to participate in the bookbuild for the 53.1 per cent of Contact Energy being offloaded by Origin Energy at a discount. THE S&P/NZX 50 Index fell 24.09 points, or 0.4... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Contact sale sends NZ shares into retreatTHE New Zealand sharemarket has retreated, as investors sold down their holding
Contact sale sends NZ shares into retreat
The Courier Mail / Posted 30 days ago
THE New Zealand sharemarket has retreated, as investors sold down their holdings to participate in the bookbuild for the 53.1 per cent of Contact Energy being offloaded by Origin Energy at a discount. THE S&P/NZX 50 Index fell 24.09 points, or 0.4... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
NZ shares fall as market digests 53% of Contact EnergyNew Zealand shares fell, with the NZX 50 Index retreating from a record high, a
NZ shares fall as market digests 53% of Contact Energy
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 30 days ago
New Zealand shares fell, with the NZX 50 Index retreating from a record high, as investors sold down their holdings to participate in the bookbuild for the 53.1% of Contact Energy being offloaded by Origin Energy at a discount. Mighty River Power and... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Tiwai enters into deal with MeridianMeridian has also agreed with Rio Tinto-owned New Zealand Aluminium Smelters (N
Tiwai enters into deal with Meridian
Otago Daily Times / Posted 30 days ago
Meridian has also agreed with Rio Tinto-owned New Zealand Aluminium Smelters (NZAS) that the aluminium manufacturer can retain an option to cut back its take by 172MW to April next year, which would come into force in April 2017. At stake in recent... Read more
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NZCity
S&P/NZX 50 Index rises to recordNew Zealand shares rose, pushing the S&P/NZX 50 Index to a record, as Mighty Ri
S&P/NZX 50 Index rises to record
NZCity / Posted a month ago
New Zealand shares rose, pushing the S&P/NZX 50 Index to a record, as Mighty River Power and Meridian Energy gained on the decision to keep the Tiwai Point aluminium smelter open until at least 2017. The S&P/NZX 50 Index advanced 36.89 points, or... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
NZX 50 Index rises to record; MRP, Meridian gain on Tiwai, Trilogy soarsNew Zealand shares rose, pushing the S&P/NZX 50 Index to a record, as MightyRiv
NZX 50 Index rises to record; MRP, Meridian gain on Tiwai, Trilogy soars
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted a month ago
New Zealand shares rose, pushing the S&P/NZX 50 Index to a record, as MightyRiverPower and Meridian Energy gained on the decision to keep the Tiwai Point aluminium smelter open until at least 2017. Trilogy International soared after forecasting a... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Crunch time for Tiwai Point smelterThe decision on Tiwai Point is expected today. Photo supplied. While one optio
Crunch time for Tiwai Point smelter
Otago Daily Times / Posted a month ago
The decision on Tiwai Point is expected today. Photo supplied. While one option is for Rio Tinto owned New Zealand Aluminium Smelter (NZAS) to signal an almost two year closure programme, analysts are picking it will remain open and negotiate... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Stocks rise; Meridian, MRP up ahead of Tiwai Pt decisionNew Zealand shares rose. Meridian Energy and MightyRiverPower gained ahead of a
Stocks rise; Meridian, MRP up ahead of Tiwai Pt decision
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 1 months ago
New Zealand shares rose. Meridian Energy and MightyRiverPower gained ahead of a decision on the future of the Tiwai Point aluminium smelter and as investors sought companies with relatively strong dividend yields. The S&P/NZX 50 index rose 29.1... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Kia ora: TaupoAustralasia's biggest lake offers plenty to see and do, writes Elisabeth Easthe
Kia ora: Taupo
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 1 months ago
Australasia's biggest lake offers plenty to see and do, writes Elisabeth Easther. Paddle boarding, boating, skiing, fishing ... the activities on and around the lake are endless. Photo / Supplied Origin of name: "Taupo nui a tia" is Maori for "the... Read more

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