Otago Daily Times: Business News

Housing values continue to rise

Housing values continue to rise

New Zealand's love affair with housing continues unabated, as February residential property values rose nationally 6.4% on a year ago - or 20.3% above the market peak of late 2007.

Commodities 16.6% lower

Whole milk powder prices were the standout gainer of commodities in February but, with other commodities falling for a third consecutive month, the ANZ commodity price index is down 16.6% on a year ago.

Port Otago to test dredging vessel

Port Otago to test dredging vessel

Port Otago will start a month-long trial of harbour dredging soon to assess the suitability of its suction dredge vessel New Era to undertake the ''Next Generation'' dredging programme.

Job prospects good in construction sector: English

Finance Minister Bill English says the prospects for young people seeking jobs in the construction industry are now better than ever.

App allows art to be seen on own wall

App allows art to be seen on own wall

Artbay Gallery owner Pauline Bianchi is always looking at ways to overcome obstacles for her customers.

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