Dene Mackenzie

Te Runanga o Ngai Tahuannounces $13.3 million profit

Te Runanga o Ngai Tahu says it is well positioned, despite a volatile operating climate, after announcing a net profit of $13.3 million for its commercial operations for the year ended June.

NZ market holds up best

The New Zealand sharemarket fared the best of global indices yesterday as new home sales data in the United States heightened worries about a worldwide economic recovery.

Markets urged to be cautious on interest rates

Reserve Bank governor Alan Bollard yesterday issued a warning to financial markets, telling them not to be too hasty in adjusting interest rates.

Honey of a business fastest-growing in NZ

Honey of a business fastest-growing in NZ

The Dunedin-based New Zealand Honey Company last night savoured the sweet taste of success when it was named the country's fastest-growing company in the Deloitte Fast 50 awards.

Delighted with support for bond issue

University of Canterbury vice-chancellor Rod Carr is delighted with the positive response by investors to the university's philanthropic bond issue which has attracted $15 million in subscriptions.

Reserve Bank reversal tipped to be cautious

Reserve Bank reversal tipped to be cautious

Evidenceis mounting that the world economy is starting to again find its feet.

Vodafone XP3.2 Quest a proper bloke's phone

Vodafone XP3.2 Quest a proper bloke's phone

When the eyes of the Otago Daily Times' illustrations editor light up at the thought of a new cellphone, you know you are on to something.

Launch puts past in context

By the end of this week, Google is expected to have launched music search pages and include ways for consumers to buy songs for downloading.

Tax lessons from TEO brand in Dunedin

Tax lessons from TEO brand in Dunedin

It was almost a case of liking the firm so much he bought it, for WHK Taylors taxation principal Scott Mason.

Fibre plans put Telecom into corner

Communications and Information Technology Minister Steven Joyce this week released the "Invitation to Participate" in the partner selection process for the Government's $1.5 billion ultra-fast broadband investment plan.