New Zealand’s family businesses must innovate, attract the right skills and differentiate themselves if they are to remain successful, according to the findings from the latest PwC Family Business Survey, one of the most comprehensive of its kind relating to families and their businesses.
The Commerce Commission’s investigation into Chorus’ proposed changes to the regulated unbundled bitstream access (UBA) service have been put on hold. This decision follows an announcement from Chorus that it has put its proposals to constrain the service on hold.
Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy needs to explain what is going on with our export of sheep casings to China, Labour’s Primary Industries spokesperson Damien O’Connor says.
New statistics from Spark New Zealand show mobile data use soared during the Bledisloe Cup match on Saturday night. An increase in mobile data usage of 110-percent was seen in comparison with an All Blacks versus South Africa test match that took place at Eden Park in September last year.
After a formal identification overnight Waitemata Police are now in a position to confirm the body located in the water yesterday is that of one of the missing fishermen.
The search for the missing fisherman will continue today.
There’s a bit of a myth that drowning is a "gentle" way to die.
Four members of Nelson’s first Obstacle Racing Club, "Wairua Mud Rookies", have once again returned triumphant from Australia, following the successful completion of not one, but two "Spartan" obstacle races in Sydney on Saturday 11th October.
Keeping disabled adults safe is the focus of a meeting being held in Auckland this week.
The Chiefs have added two more to their squad with the signing of Tasman winger Bryce Heem and Auckland loose forward Sean Polwart.
All Blacks seven’s player Bryce Heem will join several of his Tasman team mates at the Chiefs for the 2015 season.
The All Blacks team to play Australia in the third Bledisloe Cup Test of the year has been named.
The Test will be played at Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane, this Saturday 18 October. (Kick-off: 7.05PM QLD time, 10.05PM NZT.)
A renowned dance troupe from northeast India will help Wellington celebrate Diwali Festival of Lights this weekend.
Kelly Tarlton’s SEA LIFE Aquarium and Auckland Zoo are hoping three sea turtles that came into their care in critically ill conditions after being rescued off Northland’s west coast in late September will get the second chance at life they deserve.
The Resource Management Act needs to explicitly recognise the importance of New Zealanders’ access to more affordable housing if the downward trend in home ownership over the past 20 years is to be reversed, Building and Housing, and Environment Minister Dr Nick Smith said today at the Property
Spark has set up a Scam Hotline after receiving further reports from some of its customers about phone contact by fraudsters claiming to be from Spark.
Recent international events where trademark law has come off second best against social media should serve as a caution to New Zealand companies to tread carefully when enforcing their rights.
One of the country’s fastest growing companies is set for further expansion with four new branches across the country in three months.
The New Zealand Law Society has expressed its support for a planned Walk for Peace and Freedom by Malaysian lawyers protesting against continued use of the Sedition Act 1948 by the Malaysian government.
New Zealand secondary school students have taken out honours in one of the world’s biggest mathematics competitions.
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