A multimillion-dollar redevelopment of Dunedin's Wall Street
shopping mall will create space for about 65 extra staff
within Fisher and Paykel Appliances' design centre in the
city, it has been confirmed.
The discovery of asbestos in KiwiRail trains built in China -
after Dunedin's Hillside Engineering Workshops was overlooked
for the work - shows what can go wrong with cost-cutting,
Dunedin Mayor Dave Cull says.
The Dunedin City Council risks more ''volatile'' returns from
its $76 million Waipori Fund if it opts for an ethical
investment strategy that shuns the likes of the armament and
tobacco industries, the council says.