New Zealand’s tech scene is hotter than yours

Author: Tristan Pollock Full disclosure: I left my heart in New Zealand while studying at Auckland University of Technology. New Zealand may be kiwi country (as in...

Why an IRD number is critical to starting up in New Zealand? 

By Editorial Staff Studying in New Zealand or setting up a business here? An In Inland Revenue Department number becomes critical to all your needs. It’s...
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Why Hamilton Witnessed A Sharp Rise In House Prices In 20 Years

WELLINGTON: A recent study has assessed the reasons for a rapid rise in housing prices and rentals in the last 20 years in New Zealand's...

Global Payments: SWIFT extends gpi to all cross border payments

WELLINGTON: The SWIFT Community is to universally adopt the gpi service, in a move which will see all 10,000 banks on SWIFT's global network...

The Art of Contact Tracing for the New Workplace

By Harsimran Julka  Nations in the grip of the current pandemic have a lot to learn from New Zealand. The NZ government has tried to learn...
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Staff Shortages & Freight Hike, Big Challenges For NZ Retailers: KPMG

By Leon Bowker & David Ossa Despite a successful strategy to contain the pandemic in 2020, New Zealand was hit hard by the Delta variant...

Hiring An Employee? Here Are Top Things A Payslip Should Contain

Hiring an employee and wish to produce a payslip every week? It's good to know the format of the payslip in order to provide...

Contact Launches New ‘Good Nights’ Electricity Plan

AUG 18, 2021: Contact Energy (“Contact”) has released a brand-new power plan for Kiwi consumers, offering a whopping three hours of free power a...

Why New Zealand ranks high on internet penetration?

New Zealanders’ connection with the Internet The number of New Zealanders connecting with the Internet keeps growing. New Zealand Internet Users 4,078,993 Internet Users in New Zealand (2016*) ...

Ryman’s Half Yearly Profit Jumps 8.5% to $95.9 mn In 2021

Ryman Healthcare’s unaudited first half underlying profit rose 8.5% to $95.9 million, with demand for retirement living and aged care remaining strong despite the...

eBikes ahoy! How an NZ startup is trying to bring the e-biking revolution to...

By Harsimran Julka Fed up with the problem of finding a parking space in downtown or around Queen Street, an e-bike may be the best way...

The Warehouse Group Interim Sales Decline 5.7% On Covid Impact

AUCKLAND: New Zealand's largest retailer the $3.4 billion Warehouse Group Limited (“the Group”) has provided a trading update for the five months ending January...

Starting An Online Takeaway? Here Are A Few E-Tips For Success

The instant food takeaway industry in New Zealand is booming, with over 160,000 curries ordered on Menulog in 2019. During first three months of...

Fisher & Paykel Launches Evora – A Mask For Sleep Apnea

OCT 7, 2021: New Zealand's largest healthcare appliance maker Fisher & Paykel has launched a full face mask to cure patients suffering from sleep...

Why China is one of the biggest trade partners of New Zealand?

Even as NZ Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern attended the China Business Summit in Auckland this week, thronged by executives from Fonterra to Alibaba, it's...

Learnings From Pandemic: The Benefits of Disruption Response Management

By Dougie Beck  If the Covid crisis has taught us anything it is that many organisations were not ready to cope with the disruptions caused....

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WELLINGTON: The NZ Monetary Policy Committee today increased the Official Cash Rate (OCR) from 3.5 percent to 4.25 percent. The rate hike aimed at...