Thousands of Otago Polytechnic students in North Dunedin will
find this week they have access to high-speed, uncapped
internet, thanks to a deal between the polytechnic and
wireless internet provider WIC.
South Canterbury Finance passed a major hurdle yesterday to
its ongoing survival when it retained the important BB credit
rating by Standard and Poor's, qualifying it for the
Government's new retail guarantee scheme.
Search engine company Google said the company was still
considering its next step in China, seven weeks after it
pledged to stop censoring results there and threatened to
pull out of the country altogether.
Children's clothing retailer Pumpkin Patch produced some
impressive headline financial numbers in its profit report
for the six months ended January 31, but admitted there was
still some way to go before a full recovery.