Talley's guilty over death 

The Amaltal Columbia, left, Amaltal Atlantis and Amaltal Enterprise at the Talleys Wharves at Port Nelson.

Fishing company failed to ensure safety of employee who fell to his death on one of its boats, judge rules.

KiwiRail yards to stay

"Whatever option is chosen, the decision will not affect the Hutt Workshop," says KiwiRail's Iain Hill.

3:17 PM  KiwiRail has pledged that its Hutt workshops will not close, as it looks to cut costs.

Push for online TV crackdown

Local TV companies are taking aim at internet providers that are letting customers access blocked overseas internet television services.

3:01 PM  If NZ's big broadcasters get their way, web users won't see blocked TV shows online.

NZ's $23.5 billion industry

A switch from landlines to mobile phones has helped grow New Zealand's technology sector.

2:23 PM  Consumers switching from landlines to bigger data plans are helping boost the tech sector.

Spark sells business for $22m

Spark has hung up on what used to be a lucrative niche as an international broker for phone calls.

Spark's international phone call broker at one time carried 4pc of world's international voice traffic.

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industries

Qantas dress code sparks backlash

Service at the Qantas First Lounge at Los Angeles International Airport.

16 min ago  Airline's decision to enforce "smart casual" dress code has led to complaints from passengers.

NZ's $23.5 billion industry

2:23 PM  Consumers switching from landlines to bigger data plans are helping boost the tech sector.

Fund suspends Milford mandate

Meeting bid to aid struggling carrier

money

Calculating for success

Online calculators are making personal financial planning easier.

They are free, online, and could transform your money life.

Snapper in to mobile wallet

Snapper joins new mobile wallet app, Semble, which lets your smartphone act as a debit card.

Treasury Secretary Gabriel Makhlouf says New Zealand's future must not be held back by fear.

NZ must be bold, Treasury boss

Treasury secretary Gabriel Makhlouf says foreign investment shouldn't be feared.

small business

IT pioneer's hard work pays off

BlueBerryIT
owner Richard
Butler at the
Hardy St
offices of the
growing
company.

A foosball table, dart board and flat screen TV sit among a circle of desks and couches at Nelson's BlueBerry IT.

How to keep startups on track

OPINION: This phase sets the scene for the future so good decision making and cashflow management are critical.

Pineapple Heads chief executive and founder Megan Sanders gives her son Jimmy D'Audney, 4, a good head scrub.

Solo mum raising funds

Kids bath time product range Pineapple Heads turns to crowdfunding to raise capital.

world

JetBlue sued over midair meltdown

JetBlue pilot captain Clayton Osbon is removed from the plane after erratic behaviour forced the crew to land in Amarillo, Texas.

Pilot sues his airline saying it should have stopped him from having onboard breakdown.

Apple CEO to donate fortune

Apple CEO joins the roster of the very rich who are giving away their wealth.

Sky's the limit: The CBA announced a first-half profit of $4.62 billion this morning.

Kiwi on A$1.9m bribery charge

Kiwi is second person to be charged with corruptly receiving payments from a supplier.

better business

Talley's guilty in death of crewman

The Amaltal Columbia, left, Amaltal Atlantis and Amaltal Enterprise at the Talleys Wharves at Port Nelson.

Talley's failed to ensure safety of employee who fell to his death on one of its boats, a judge has ruled.

Consumers, retailers divided on Easter trading laws video

Trading ban on Good Friday enough to deter most garden centres from opening.

Garden centres must remain closed on Good Friday.

Shops to defy Easter trading laws

Prospect of brisk trade will lure some garden centres to risk a $1000 fine on Good Friday.

opinion & analysis

How to survive the Easter onslaught

A one-child, one-egg policy is advisable.

OPINION: What's the Easter equivalent of the Grinch who stole Christmas? Quite probably me.

Is the Lucky Country losing its lustre?

OPINION: Australia seems a bargain. Their dollar is worth about the same as ours - making it a great spot for a holiday.

Greg Williamson, director of Concentrate, says focus on activities that keep customers happy.

Stop spending on marketing

OPINION: You need to stop spending on marketing, and instead look at how you can invest in acquiring new customers.

farming

Error dethrones Glammies winner

A testing error means NZ's tastiest lamb competition has been declared a no-contest and Dannevirke farmer Hamish Buchanan may have to hand back his trophies.

2:35 PM  Dannevirke farmer will hand his tastiest lamb award back after organisers declared a no-contest because of a testing mistake.

Landcorp launches new brand

State-owned enterprise farmer Landcorp has launched a new brand called Pamu to identify its products.

A screen grab from the GlobalDairyTrade site of the price index at recent auctions.

Peters attacks dairy decline

Dairy prices have tumbled another 10.8 per cent, meaning many farmers will not break even this season.

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