Housing affordability has eased across the country during the past quarter, but even with median price declines Central Otago Lakes and Auckland remain the costliest regions in which to buy.
Former Prime Minister Sir William English remains upbeat about the New Zealand economy despite some headwinds both at home and abroad.
Aurora Energy's Otago consumers are in line to be hit with a price increase as the powerco looks to catch up on spending on assets.
A surprise $881 million partial takeover offer for Restaurant Brands has been disclosed, on the same day it filed its half-year report.
Giving back to the community and educating more people in basic Te Reo was the goal of the winners of Otago's Young Enterprise Scheme awards this year - and they have won the competition for a brilliant but simple idea.
The Government has tweaked its plans to collect GST on online shopping to avoid Kiwi paying more for products, accounting firm EY says.
Horticulture and dairy are the driving forces behind a forecast 2.5% increase in New Zealand primary industry export revenue for the year to June 2019.
A blocking stake of 15.8% costing more than $45million has been taken in Steel & Tube, putting paid to any likelihood of further takeover plays.
Most global markets have settled after last week's chaos. The United States and Europe rallied and Asian markets began to make some gains after more sell-offs earlier this week.
ASB has trimmed its milk price forecast by 25c to $6.25c on the back of another fall in global dairy prices.
YouTube is back up and running after a two hour-long worldwide outage today.
A vast "wine lake" of 100,000 litres of Gewürztraminer is currently waiting to be sold at a Poverty Bay vineyard, which has gone into receivership.
The latest in the crusade against weeds and pests is the topic of a field day being held tomorrow in the Hakataramea Valley. It is the second field day organised by the newly-formed Hakataramea Sustainability Collective.
The New Zealand Whisky Company is going to crowdfunding company PledgeMe, seeking to raise up to $2 million towards redevelopment of Oamaru's former Northern Hotel, including as a bonded store.
Shares in Steel & Tube have steadied around $1.50 since Fletcher Building withdrew its takeover offer.
Soaring fuel prices in the quarter to September underpinned a larger rise in inflation than anyone expected.
Dunedin cancer diagnostic company Pacific Edge has passed another milestone in the complex US regulatory regime journey to sell its mainstay Cxbladder test over there.
Southland is investigating how best to boost its tourism opportunities, aiming to hit $1 billion in tourism revenue by 2025, and has hired an independent consultant.
New Zealand's services sector might have experienced a slight increase in expansion during September but it remains below its long-term average.
Manufacturing in Otago and Southland in September was buoyed by the construction sector, hitting its highest index level for the year.