The European Union's charge d'affaires in New Zealand, Michalis Rokas, has been meeting with business leaders, politicians and farmers about a free trade agreement with the 28-member bloc. He talks to Queenstown editor David Williams.
Cancer diagnostic company Pacific Edge has rejected
suggestions its annual cash-burn is untenable, saying three
large US customers are coming on board, which will deliver
the much needed revenue from sales.
The financial markets are likely to approve of Budget 2016,
which will cement the reputation of Finance Minister Bill
English as a prudent custodian of the books, Craigs
Investment Partners broker Chris Timms said yesterday.
NZME and Fairfax NZ believe their planned merger will free up
investment for high-quality journalism and build a media
company with sufficient scale to fight off the impact of
Google and Facebook on audiences and revenues.