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Govt wants Kiwis to increase savings with no incentives

Govt wants Kiwis to increase savings with no incentives
By Kate Chapman of NZPA Wellington, Aug 24 NZPA - The savings working group faces what appears to be an insurmountable challenge -- finding a way to convince cash-strapped New Zealanders to put more of their hard earned money into a bank account.

'Business As Usual' For Three Salthouse Companies

Wellington, Feb 9 NZPA - While prominent boat builder Salthouse Marine Ltd has gone into receivership, with the loss of about 50 jobs, it is "business as usual" at three other Auckland boat industry companies bearing the Salthouse name.

Salthouse Marine In The Hands Of Receiver

Salthouse Marine In The Hands Of Receiver
Wellington, Feb 8 NZPA - Salthouse Marine Ltd, a historic and respected New Zealand maker of motor yachts, is in the hands of a receiver and is closing with the loss of about 50 jobs. Receiver John Price of HPL Partners said he was called in last Thursday by a private investor.

Trademe Buys Travel Booking Company Bookit

Trademe Buys Travel Booking Company Bookit
Wellington, Jan 12 NZPA - Fairfax-owned internet trading portal TradeMe has bought Dunedin-based online booking company BookIt. TradeMe will take over BookIt's existing agreements with service providers, suppliers and reseller networks.

Flight Experience Group Up For Sale

Flight Experience Group Up For Sale
Wellington, Nov 3 NZPA - Christchurch-based failed flight simulator business Flight Experience Group is being marketed for sale.

Recession Sees Personal Debt Grow

Recession Sees Personal Debt Grow
By Amelia Romanos of NZPA Wellington, Oct 7 NZPA - The recession is largely responsible for a 25 percent increase in the amount of debt clients at the Federation of Family Budgeting Services owe, the organisation says.

Listed Pharmacy Chain Appoints New CEO

Listed Pharmacy Chain Appoints New CEO
Wellington, Sept 21 NZPA - Nation-wide chain Life Pharmacy has appointed the head of its recently-acquired Pharmacybrands operation, Alan Wham, as chief executive.

Multiple House Owners Hit Hard By Mortgagee Sales

Multiple House Owners Hit Hard By Mortgagee Sales
Wellington, July 26 NZPA - Unprecedented numbers of mortgage sales are the result of New Zealanders who over-extended themselves during the property boom by buying multiple investment properties, according to new figures.

NZ Sharemarket Slips Along With Offshore Markets

NZ Sharemarket Slips Along With Offshore Markets
(Eds: repeating to correct Cat to F) Wellington, June 17 NZPA - The New Zealand sharemarket slipped on a day with little corporate news to trade on and reflecting a pause in global equity markets on doubts about an economic recovery.

NZ Dollar Little Changed After Bollard Comment

NZ Dollar Little Changed After Bollard Comment
Wellington, June 17 NZPA - The New Zealand dollar held around US63c in mixed trading today as investors globally continued to debate the speed and timing of an economic recovery.

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