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Mine delay costs Bathurst

Bathurst Resources escarpment mine Coalminer posts a $188.9 million annual loss after it slashed the value of its Buller project.

ComCom won't probe Sky TV

sky tv "Competing priorities" mean the Commerce Commission won't ask Sky TV about its price increase.

Ferry woes hit KiwiRail

ferry strap State-owned rail company launches a wide-ranging review after a year from hell that cost taxpayers $248 million.

Bridgecorp's Roest denied parole

Court The former CFO is working in the prison canteen and doing a distance learning course that "teaches moral choices".

Lower confidence a 'reality check'

Survey shows businesses are confident that export orders would pick up in the next 12 months. Business confidence falls for the sixth month in a row, with slumping dairy prices hurting farmers.

  VALUE MOVEMENT
NZX50 5,214.555 arrow -22.959 -0.44%
ASX200 5,625.900 arrow 1.500 0.00%
DOW 17,079.570 arrow -42.400 -0.30%
NASDAQ 4,557.690 arrow -11.900 -0.30%
FTSE 6,805.800 arrow -24.900 -0.40%
NIKKEI 15,459.860 arrow -75.000 -0.50%
H-SENG 24,741.000 arrow -177.800 -0.70%

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Indices Top Movers Currencies
  PRICE MOVEMENT
PPP 0.079 arrow 0.023 41.07%
VML 0.017 arrow 0.002 13.33%
NWF 0.056 arrow 0.006 12.00%
MGL 0.175 arrow -0.020 -10.26%
PIL 0.045 arrow 0.003 7.14%
EUT 14.390 arrow 0.750 5.50%
RBC 0.390 arrow 0.020 5.41%

Price as at 6:50 pm, 29 Aug

Indices Top Movers Currencies
RATE
Australian Dollar 0.897
Euro 0.637
British Pound 0.506
Hong Kong Dollar 6.504
Japanese Yen 87.190
Singapore Dollar 1.047
US Dollar 0.839

Price as at 8:50 pm, 29 Aug

Mine delay costs Bathurst

Bathurst Resources escarpment mine Coalminer posts a $188.9 million annual loss after it slashed the value of its Buller project.

ComCom won't probe Sky TV

"Competing priorities" mean the Commerce Commission won't ask Sky TV about its price increase.

Ferry woes hit KiwiRail

TVNZ to require registration

Still tough for the first-home buyer

mortgage The ability of first home buyers to get a mortgage has eased only slightly with banks holding volumes of low deposit lending steady.

Tax policy elusive

National continues to dance around whether it will promise tax cuts in the coming weeks.

Division over KiwiSaver's future

Agents criticise home plan

Sellers swap TradeMe

Thousands of Aucklanders are ditching TradeMe in favour of social media sites to buy, sell and trade.

Dad brews up a winner

Brewers Dale Booth brewed a raspberry beer for his baby girl. Now he's in the pink over a commercial contract.

It's not all about the rich list

It isn't easy, but here's how having your own business can unlock the wealth and freedom you dream of.

Capital Gains Tax: Relief for SMEs

Recognition for sled designer

Cost of success was failure

As co-founder of a tech start company with over 15,000 members I thought we had the next big thing, but I failed.

Can Qantas boss Alan Joyce survive?

Alan Joyce The latest speculation is that Joyce is preparing for his exit next year, on his terms.

JPMorgan probes possible cyber attack

Bank disclosed its investigation after the FBI said it was investigating reports several US financial firms had fallen victim.

Ship with dark past NZ-bound

Qantas loss blows out

Good news for US economy

After a bleak start to the year, the US economy grew at a brisk annual rate of 4.2 per cent in the April-June quarter.

Capital Gains Tax: Dealing with long-term assets

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Does NZ need a Tech Commissioner?

The country doesn’t need another technocrat. But what about a Tech Commissioner?

Capital gains tax: Exempting the family home

Property market will hit zenith

Politics of mining: keep digging?

Attack is rarely the best form of defence for a company seeking both social and environmental licence to operate.

Family weep at sentencing

NZ money, cash Two men who "phantom" financed the importation of machinery to keep business afloat have been jailed.

Coeliac NZ slams beer label rules

Regulators are looking at changing a new rule which would prevent labels saying whether beer is gluten-free.

Mayor's PA sacked for backing rival

Live chat: Jobs and career advice

Is it OK to steal at work?

Few can claim a pristine conscience when it comes to taking the odd pen home. Does this make it all right?

WOINZ 2014 finalists: Board and Management

Meet the finalists in the DLA Phillips Fox Board and Management categeory of the 2014 Women Of Influence Awards.

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Meet the finalists in the Arts category of the 2014 Women Of Influence Awards.

Foreign land sales hotly debated

Lochinver Station near Taupo Farm ownership stirred birthright rhetoric from David Cunliffe but gave John Key some strong moments in last night's debate.

Fears about China's economy

Growth in China's vast factory sector slowed and conditions look uncreasingly unsteady.

Heinz in China food scare

Chinese investors to help rebuild

Baby steps on road to China

Infant formula manufacturers are still battling to register with Chinese authorities in order to start exports.

Lochinver sale change denied

Lochinver Station near Taupo Labour appears to be warning it may not be able to block the sale of Lochinver station to Chinese investors.

Fonterra stink worries

Resident affected by the stench of millions of litres of rotting buttermilk now fears another community might be lumped with the putrid problem.

Hawke's Bay grower wins

Farm fitness warrant

Bid to improve quad safety

A South Canterbury man thinks the anti-roll bar he designed could reduce quad bike accidents.

Manuka drink finds sweet success in Asia

Honey_strap Asia is the land of milk, beer, and now honey for a Kiwi expat marketer.

All Blacks winning brand war

The All Blacks' track record in building brand value is as much a success story as their performance on the field.

Morgo success for Kiwi entrepreneur

CEOs Uncovered: Craig Richardson

CEOs Uncovered: Mark Binns

There can hardly be a more demanding time in a CEO’s life than taking a business to the market. Meridian Energy's Mark Binns tells all.

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Australian Dollar 0.897
Euro 0.637
British Pound 0.506
Hong Kong Dollar 6.504
Japanese Yen 87.190
Singapore Dollar 1.047
US Dollar 0.839

Prices as at 8:50 pm, 29 Aug