Company director hard to find

John Clancy bought this Clarkville lifestyle property in June last year.

7 min ago  Creditors are worried an Auckland-based rebuild company appears to have abandoned Christchurch, with subcontractors and suppliers saying they are owed thousands.

Watchdog eyes Monster Slide

Monster Slide could face a steep financial penalty as angry Australian customers seek refunds.

7 min ago  Monster Slide on the radar Aussie consumer watchdog as angry customers demand refunds.

Group warns over oil surveys

Tag Oil 's Cheal A wellsite at Ngaere.

7 min ago  A self-appointed environmental watchdog is advising against letting oil companies conduct seismic surveys.

Marketing basics for IT firms

Was the US$130,000 Tonga's Government spent on an advertorial in a magazine produced by US publisher Forbes marketing brilliance or a waste of money?

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Family law disputes hit home

Peter Cullen, Employment Matters columnist

8 min ago  It is always sad to see family members falling out and suing one another.

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industries

Environment group warns over oil surveys

Tag Oil 's Cheal A wellsite at Ngaere.

6 min ago   A self-appointed environmental watchdog is advising against letting oil companies conduct seismic surveys.

Company director hard to find

6 min ago  Creditors are worried an Auckland-based rebuild company appears to have abandoned Christchurch, with subcontractors and suppliers saying they are owed thousands.

Australian watchdog eyes Monster Slide

8000 recalled washers unaccounted for

money

Cheesy ad boosts tax refund payouts video

Inland Revenue has spent $41,000 on a series of tax refund videos based on 1980s aerobics.

A cheesy aerobics video ad campaign has led to Inland Revenue handing out an extra $50 million in tax refunds.

More mortgage rate cuts?

Floating mortgage rates are tipped to fall sharply this year, but depositors will feel more pain.

A spat between valuers has exposed deep confusion about the way stolen jewellery is valued.

Jewellery theft victims underpaid

Warring valuers are at odds over how to value lost antique jewellery.

small business

Crowdfunding key for taco truck

Lucky Taco owners Sarah and Otis Frizzell are looking to raise $100,000 to get their products into supermarkets.

Sarah and Otis Frizzell made a bold move to launch their range of taco kits and Mexican pickles.

Selling a start-up in my teens

OPINION: Teen entrepreneur Jake Millar shares his five top tips for success.

Wildfire Interactive founder Victoria Ransom says being likable helps New Zealand entrepreneurs.

High-flyer's tips for startups

Kiwi Victoria Ransom, who sold her business to Google, has some advice for Kiwi business owners.

world

Australian watchdog eyes Monster Slide

Monster Slide could face a steep financial penalty as angry Australian customers seek refunds.

8 min ago  Monster Slide has emerged on the radar of an Australian consumer watchdog as angry customers demand refunds from a postponed event.

Where next after Greece's No vote? video

With 100 per cent of the ballots counted, Greece has voted 'no' to a bailout.

Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis attends a Eurozone finance ministers emergency meeting on the situation in Greece, in Brussels.

Greek finance minister resigns

Yanis Varoufakis says he shall " wear the creditors' loathing with pride".

better business

On women tradies in NZ

The author, Michelle, sanding back the filler on the fascia boards of her house so they're ready for their final coat.

8 min ago  Can I get that tool belt in pink? Are women welcome in the building trade?

Family law disputes hit home

8 min ago  It is always sad to see family members falling out and suing one another.

Be.Accessible CEO Minnie Baragwanath

Let's Be.Accessible New Zealand

New Zealand has an extraordinary history of leading social change movements.

opinion & analysis

Marketing basics for IT firms

Was the US$130,000 Tonga's Government spent on an advertorial in a magazine produced by US publisher Forbes marketing brilliance or a waste of money?

8 min ago  What marketing capability does your firm need?

Prioritise to push ahead

One of my favourite funny pictures of all time is of three Lego characters.

A referendum campaign poster that reads 'Yes (Nai)' is seen on a bus stop with a graffiti that reads 'No (Oxi)' on it in Athens, Greece.

Greek dramas – lessons for New Zealand

OPINION: Our markets are at the mercy of global sentiment.

farming

Gay marriage hasn't hurt NZ trade

Australian Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce believes gay marriage could affect his country's trade with Asia.

New Zealand's trade with Asia has increased since same-sex marriage was legalised, rubbishing Aussie minister's claim.

Woman killed in farm accident

A 32-year-old woman has died after an incident on a Southland farm.

PGG Wrightson chief executive Mark Dewdney addressing the company's annual meeting in 2013.

Livestock division investigated

PGG Wrightson has been investigated by the Commerce Commission for breach of the Commerce Act.

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