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NSW mine rehabilitation funds inadequate — watchdog

Sydney The New South Wales Auditor-General says the State's mining companies are not paying enough to cover the costs of site rehabilitation, meaning taxpayers could...

Z triples profit after Chevron buy

Wellington Listed service station chain Z Energy has more than tripled its annual profit after acquiring Chevron New Zealand's Caltex and Challenge brands. Profit jumped to $243...

New gas-burning plant for Waikato

Auckland Nova Energy has gained permission to build a 360 megawatt gas-burning power plant in the Waikato region. The independent panel approving the plant agreed it...

Sisters help Harraways mark 150th

New Zealand's famous oats company, Harraways, is celebrating 150 years of providing people with oats for porridge. Harraway sisters, Dorothy Duffy and Carol Ball, great-granddaughters...

One-vessel ferry service viable, council told

Whanganui He was once a sceptic, but Nik Zangouropoulos came to Whanganui on Tuesday preaching the benefits of a ferry service between Whanganui and Motueka. He...

Action-filled week for investors

Jeremy Flood of Craigs Investment Partners It has been another action packed week for investors as the global reporting season continued and the local reporting season...

Mondelez extracted $130m before leaving

Wellington Mondelez New Zealand Investments pulled out $130 million of dividends from its New Zealand business, more than twice the profits its generated is six...

Plenty of investment action in short weeks

Jeremy Crang of Craigs Investment Partners Although this has been the third holiday-shortened week in a row, there has been plenty of action for investors to...

Summerset to grapple with ripple effect

Rebecca Howard Summerset Group's board came under pressure regarding its plans for wage-earners who will not benefit from a recent government-funded lift in caregiver wages...

One in three NZers have no retirement money plan

Tamsyn Parker Nearly one in three New Zealanders admits to letting their money take care of itself and the number has grown in the last...
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