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24 September 2017 4:43 AM NZ dollar in for volatility with govt still unclear

The New Zealand dollar is set for more volatility in coming weeks after the election left New Zealand's major parties with no majority to govern, forcing them to enter negotiations with the nationalist New Zealand First Party. The National Party secured the largest number of votes in Saturday's election but two of its possible allies lost seats in parliament

20 September 2017 9:37 PM Marc Rivers – Chief Financial Officer Appointment

Today Fonterra has announced the appointment of Marc Rivers to the role of Chief Financial Officer, effective 1 March 2018. Marc is an experienced global finance executive with strong strategic leadership capability. He is known for his commitment to leading and developing his people, with a track record of building diverse and inclusive teams. He is currently 1

19 September 2017 9:25 PM Puerto Rico Braces for ‘Potentially Catastrophic’ Hit by Hurricane Maria

Even though Hurricane Irma passed just north of Puerto Rico, gusts took out its fragile power grid, leaving over 70 percent of households without electricity and 34 percent without water. Many residents were left in the dark hours before Irma hit. An estimated four percent remain without power. Officials said it was likely the electrical system would

18 September 2017 5:10 AM Peters’ appearance at Morrinsville hypocritical

Winston Peters needs to stop grandstanding and decide whether he really stands with farmers to stop a Labour-Greens government, ACT leader David Seymour says. “There was one perplexing aspect to today’s protest in Morrinsville – the participation of New Zealand First. How can Winston Peters credibly protest Labour and the Greens’ bullying of farmers 2

16 September 2017 1:10 AM Rotorua City to Airport link to unlock economic growth

A re-elected National Government will four-lane Te Ngae Road between Rotorua City and the airport, Transport Spokesperson Simon Bridges says. “National is committed to delivering the infrastructure our regions need to support our growing country. That’s why we are accelerating the delivery of this critical transport project for Rotorua,” Mr Bridges says. “National 2

14 September 2017 1:00 PM AppGuard secures $30 million in Series B funding

The cybersecurity firm will use the cash to complete the acquisition of KeepTree. AppGuard has closed a Series B funding round, securing $30 million to increase growth in the enterprise and SMB markets. On Thursday, AppGuard said the latest financing round, led by Japan's JTB Corporation, has raised enough to complete the acquisition of KeepTree, first 3

14 September 2017 12:08 PM The Finance 202: House Republican takes aim at derivatives to help pay for tax overhaul

President Trump meets at the White House on Wednesday with a bipartisan group of lawmakers, including Rep. Tom Reed (R-N.Y.), on the right. (Reuters/Jonathan Ernst) A key House Republican is preparing to propose new taxes on derivatives as the party hunts for revenue to fund a tax overhaul. Rep. Tom Reed (R-N.Y.), a member of the House Ways and Means 6

14 September 2017 7:52 AM Samsung Pay to Launch in South Africa Later This Month

Samsung Pay is already available in a handful of markets across the globe, and it seems the Korean company is all set to add more markets to the compatibility list. According to a new report, Samsung Pay will launch in South Africa on September 22nd, the same day when the Galaxy Note 8 is expected to hit the retail shelves in the country 14

13 September 2017 4:48 AM Tim Cook: iPhone X is the biggest leap forward since the original iPhone

CUPERTINO, UNITED STATES: Apple laid claim to the future of the smartphone Tuesday with a 10th anniversary iPhone X, touting the device as the next generation of mobile computing. The iPhone X was one of three new iPhone models unveiled at the first event at Apple's new "spaceship" campus, as the California tech giant sought to spark fresh momentum in a global 11

11 September 2017 6:18 AM Dollar, Shares Up on Relief as North Korea Holds Fire

"It's too early to say the risks are gone, but one thing for sure is that market players now think the situation won't get worse as it did some weeks ago," said Lee Kyung-min, a stock analyst at Daishin Securities in Seoul. Lee added that many foreign investors and domestic institutions are purchasing South Korean tech and chemicals shares as quarterly 8