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NZ shares surrender yesterday’s gain
Dan Brunskill Fri, 30 Jul 2021

Almost every stock in the index declined today as investors walked back the more than 1% bounce seen after a string of positive market updates got sentiment up.

David Henry firm moves into liquidation owing $400k
Brent Melville Sat, 31 Jul 2021

Kinleith Land and Infrastructure moves into liquidation owing at least $400,000, liquidator looks to sell solar farm.

Queenstown councillors unhappy with development blow-out
Paul McBeth Fri, 30 Jul 2021

Councillors accept they'll pick up the tab for removing asbestos at the Lakeview development.

Z Energy forecasts strong fuel sales for years to come
Ian Llewellyn Wed, 28 Jul 2021

Z Energy says it has decades of profitable business ahead despite decarbonisation plans.

TikTok ticks boxes at NZ Companies Office
Daniel Dunkley Mon, 26 Jul 2021

But the social media company doesn't want to talk about its local plans. 

Return, or not to return – expats give their reasons
Andy Fyers Fri, 30 Jul 2021

Reasons to return are most strongly linked to lifestyle, family and, to a lesser extent, the impacts of covid-19, survey from Kea New Zealand shows.