Shares of BP have fallen by nearly 35% in value since
the start of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill, wiping about 43
billion ($NZ92.2 billion) off the value of the company.
Business editor Dene Mackenzie looks at some possible
scenarios for the company.
The use of non-Latin characters in internet addresses is a
key step to opening up the web and making it more
"personalised" for billions of users, the head of the
non-profit body that oversees internet addresses says.
Many people are starting to believe that the
National-led Government is preparing to partially privatise
several state-owned enterprises, with Finance Minister Bill
English indicating there would be strong demand for Kiwibank
shares. Business editor Dene Mackenzie investigates what is