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Stylish hub rises from Ponsonby hole

Business New from NZ Herald - 26 min 6 sec ago
The first two buildings are up at the $250 million Vinegar Lane and Cider Building project in Ponsonby and a property boss says it could be the shape of things to come.Adrian Walker, Progressive Enterprises property general manager,...
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The insane money behind Super Bowl 50

Business New from NZ Herald - 31 min 6 sec ago
Its the biggest sporting event on the US calendar and billions of dollars will exchange hands in America today.Not surprisingly, the biggest economic impact will be generated by gambling - 97 per cent of it illegal because the...
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Juha Saarinen: Unlinking the web

Business New from NZ Herald - 35 min 49 sec ago
Heres a new way in which the internet offends the sensibilities of the Real World: hyper linking in web pages.You know, the foundation of the world wide web, as envisaged by a href=http://www-personal.umich.edu/~mattkaz/history/memex3.html...
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Harold Hillman: Lack of sleep will catch up with you at work

Business New from NZ Herald - 41 min 6 sec ago
In todays busy world where there are no longer tangible boundaries between work and home, more people are spending less time sleeping and more time working. The downside of technology is that it has made us immediately accessible...
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Why are big e-tailers moving to the malls?

Business New from NZ Herald - 45 min 37 sec ago
Amazons plans to open as many as 400 brick- and-mortar bookstores, revealed last week by a mall executive, may seem an unlikely turn of events. But should Amazon proceed, it will have plenty of company.In recent years, a rash of...
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Error 53: The message that destroys your iPhone

Business New from NZ Herald - 50 min 50 sec ago
If a mysterious error code called Error 53 pops up on your iPhone 6 or 6 Plus, brace yourself.This message has been occurring on iPhones since the emergence of iOS 9 updates.For devices that have undergone third-party repairs,...
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Debbie Mayo-Smith: How you beat competition for your sale

Business New from NZ Herald - 1 hour 26 min ago
So many sales proposals are fluffy. By fluffy I mean theyre filled with details about (your) company, the features of your services or goods for sale. In essence, content that centres primarily around you. READ MORE: bull; a...
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Should I disclose mental health history at work?

Business New from NZ Herald - 1 hour 54 min ago
Disclosing a mental health issue in a workplace is still a risky call for most workers, research indicates. Even though there is generally no legal duty in Austr
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Super Bowl 50 ads: Upbeat and safe

Business New from NZ Herald - 1 hour 56 min ago
Game on. On advertisings biggest night, Super Bowl ads are aiming for optimism.An Audi ad will show an ageing astronaut getting reinvigorated by driving an Audi to the tune of David Bowies Starman . Amy Schumer and Seth Rogan...
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Free trade deal with Europe ramping up

Business New from NZ Herald - 2 hours 51 min ago
New Zealands efforts to secure a free trade agreement with Europe are ramping up, with Trade Minister Todd McClay flying out this weekend for meetings.Mr McClay, who has only just finished chairing the TPP signing in Auckland,...
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Christopher Niesche: Senate inquiry into Dick Smith failure

Business New from NZ Herald - 4 hours 21 min ago
The already poor reputation of private equity has taken another battering.Before Christmas we chronicled the woes of electronics chain Dick Smith after its private equity owners floated it on the share market and pocketed A$370...
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Liam Dann: Wall St slump bodes ill for US-led rally

Business New from NZ Herald - 4 hours 26 min ago
Wall St stocks and oil have slumped again amidst growing talk of recession risk for both the US and the world.In Friday trading (Saturday NZT), the Dow Jones fell 1.3 per cent, the Standard Poors 500 1.9 per cent and the Nasdaq...
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Diana Clement: Rip-off artists inspiration

Business New from NZ Herald - 5 hours 56 min ago
What makes some people steal from strangers and others give? As you read this, a number of Kiwis are being groomed for investments that will cause their life savings to vanish. Sadly, money creates the perfect breeding-ground...
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Twitter CEO Dorsey says its staying live

Business New from NZ Herald - 6 hours 25 min ago
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey said the social media websites stream of tweets will stay live and in real time, disputing a media report that a change was in the works.News and entertainment site BuzzFeed reported on Friday that Twitter...
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Small Business: Yvonne Lorkin and Debbie Sutton, WineFriend

Business New from NZ Herald - 7 hours 50 min ago
What was the market opportunity you saw with this business? Yvonne: I saw WineFriend as an excellent problem-solver. First and foremost for wine love
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Bernard Hickey: Farewell to the folding stuff

Business New from NZ Herald - 7 hours 51 min ago
It is now easier than ever to imagine a New Zealand without notes and coins - and not just for the convenience factor.A cashless society could help combat crime and tax avoidance by making it much harder to trade illegally and in...
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Brian Gaynor: KiwiSaver fund choices leave money on the table

Business New from NZ Herald - 8 hours 21 min ago
Why have KiwiSaver investors received much lower returns, on average, than the New Zealand Superannuation Fund and Australias Future Fund?Is this underperformance due to the choice of funds, asset allocation or fees?The figures...
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Mary Holm: Games of chance cheaper than Lotto

Business New from NZ Herald - 8 hours 26 min ago
Q: Referring to recent correspondence to your column, aside from investing some money in Bonus Bonds, my own rule is not to play games of chance if I have to pay, as I regard the odds of winning as stacked against me.For example,...
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Taxpayer money should help buy Awaroa beach: Labour

Business New from NZ Herald - Sun, 07/02/2016 - 11:42pm
Taxpayer money should be put up to help buy an idyllic, privately owned beach at the top of the South Island, Labour says.The 7ha on the Awaroa Inlet north of Motueka is being sold for $2 million.a href=https://givealittle.c...
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Campaign to buy Awaroa beach hits $1 million

Business New from NZ Herald - Sun, 07/02/2016 - 9:15am
A crowdfunding campaign to keep a pristine South Island beach in public ownership has broken the $1 million mark.Christchurch man Duane Major set up a Givealittle page i
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