Issuing green energy bonds would give New Zealanders a safe
place for their retirement funds and give state energy
companies access to capital, the Green Party says.
A skills shortage is starting to bite in the South as
employment agencies and employers struggle to find qualified
co-leader Metiria Turei yesterday renewed her attack on the
Government and KiwiRail for awarding $500 million of work to
The DNZ proposal to merge
with Argosy has dominated the New Zealand listed property
sector in the past month, Forsyth Barr broker Tony Conroy
Miners have welcomed Government plans to manage the
environmental effects of activities such as petroleum
exploration and mining within New Zealand's exclusive
economic zone and extended continental shelf.
The Government's new
Environmental Protection Authority has been labelled an
"economic development agency in drag", by Labour environment
spokesman Charles Chauvel.
Dunedin sharebroker Noeline Munro has been appointed to the
New Zealand Markets Disciplinary Tribunal for a three-year
Employer representatives yesterday welcomed changes to
workplace accident compensation announced as a discussion
document by ACC Minister Nick Smith.
Prime Minister John Key is a political gambler with his
instincts honed by years in New York's money markets.
With the rush of Android phones on to the market to counter
the iPhones, Windows phones seem to have been overlooked.
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