Blue Sky Meats has asked shareholders to wait for more information before deciding on a takeover offer from China-based Binxi Cattle Group.
Prime Minister John Key would pay an estimated extra $150,000 in tax a year on his Auckland home under a new tax on equity policy released by wealthy economist Gareth Morgan’s new Opportunities Party.
CEO of Fairfax Media Greg Hywood has warned it would "become endgame" if the proposed NZME/ Fairfax merger was disallowed.
The Reserve Bank is unlikely to introduce state-backed insurance on bank deposits, saying the moral hazard is too high.
Fonterra Cooperative Group is expected to lift its farmgate milk price payout to farmers after a further gain in global dairy auction prices overnight.
Gareth Morgan's new Opportunities Party has released its first this morning - repeating a call Morgan made earlier this year for a tax on equity to make the revenue system fairer.
China's Shanghai Maling has completed its purchase of a controlling stake in Silver Fern Farms.
A sharp slump in confidence among beef and sheep farmers has tempered dairy farmer optimism in the latest Rabobank confidence survey of New Zealand farmers.
A National government under a new leader may be more willing to lift the age of eligibility for New Zealand Superannuation, economists say.
The New Zealand dollar dropped on the news today that John Key is standing down as Prime Minister ahead of next year's general election.