Business

Slow pace of building a 'disgrace'

The pace of home building may slow this year, economists say, after a drop in the number of new home building consents issued by councils in January.

The big China trade-off

Local control of NZ meat and dairy manufacturing is being whittled away by China's control of product certification, an infant formula-maker says.

Development stalls

Tamahere residents are concerned about unsightly constructions that seem to have stalled.

Mercer upbeat despite interim half-year loss

Christchurch's Mercer Group says it is on track with its annual sales and earnings objectives, despite a $23,000 interim loss.

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