Canadian company given go-ahead to search for precious metal in Tasman and Southland.
June marked the eighth monthly trade surplus in a row and was stronger than expected because of lower oil imports.
NZ dollar plunges after Reserve Bank raises rates and the prospect of taking action to lower the currency.
The outgoing SBS CEO leaves the bank after reporting a near-record profit for 2014.
Australian firms setting up in post-quake Christchurch need local partners, says business rep.
A creditor of national clothing chain Postie Plus says most creditors have lost hope of getting any of their money paid.
Christchurch residential building and property management company Horncastle Homes has bought the naming rights for Christchurch's biggest indoor venue.
A Crown report says there could be a long-term build up of uranium in farmlands from using phosphate mined from the Chatham Rise.
The warmest June on record led to 12pc fall in power demand from Genesis mass market customers.
Technology company CEO had hoped for a better start, but says NZX debut is just the start of a long process.
Retirement village company hires advisers on options to raise capital after speculation of an NZX float.
Xero CEO calls questions over US momentum "ridiculous", but says it will take time to crack that market.
Businesses owed money by Postie Plus have lost hope of getting any of their money back.
Employment agency CEO says while Auckland is growing, Wellington and Christchurch have disappointed.
NZ dollar hits a six-week low against the Australian dollar, and waits ahead of RBNZ rate decision.
Christchurch councillor says 30 per cent pay rise for Orion New Zealand boss is "way out of touch".
Xero's progress in the US is "pivotal" to its valuation, but it appears to be losing momentum there.
As costs rise overseas, some Waikato companies are seeing the benefit of bringing manufacturing operations home.
Australian businesses complain they are being shut out of the Christchurch rebuild.
In a small victory against the tide of ever-rising electricity prices, nationwide bills could be cut by about $33m a year, as monopoly watchdog looks to "constrain excessive profits".