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24 October 2017 9:13 PM Norris offers apology as Fletcher Building forecasts 2018 B+I loss of $160M, further provisions

Fletcher Building has taken a further $125 million provision against problematic construction contracts including the Convention Centre and the Justice Precinct in Christchurch and said its B&I unit would report a full-year loss of $160 million, including $35 million of overhead costs. A trading halt was lifted on Fletcher's shares following the announcement 136

24 October 2017 4:24 AM Dairy fund takes stake in Lewis Road

Oct. 24 (BusinessDesk) - Dairy farming investment fund Southern Pastures has taken an undisclosed but significant stake in Lewis Road Creamery, with executive chairman Prem Maan set to join the Lewis Road board. The investment "will enable further expansion of Lewis Road’s popular product portfolio in New Zealand, and support the company’s push towards 136

24 October 2017 12:47 AM Remarks by President Trump and PM Lee in joint statements

WASHINGTON: Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and US President Donald Trump on Monday (Oct 23) made joint statements at the White House after witnessing the signing of a US$14 billion deal between Singapore Airlines and Boeing. Speaking at the Rose Garden, the leaders reaffirmed a "robust partnership" between the countries and outlined key areas of cooperation 106

23 October 2017 10:30 PM US-Singapore 'friendship has never been stronger than it is right now': Trump

WASHINGTON – The friendship between the United States and Singapore has never been stronger, President Donald Trump said on Monday (Oct 23) as he and visiting Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong reaffirmed the robust and multi-faceted relations between the two countries. Both leaders held a "four-eye" meeting in the Oval Office on Monday (Oct 23) before a joint 104

23 October 2017 10:52 AM Japan's Abe vows to put education spending before budget balance

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan’s prime minister has vowed to make education and childcare a priority over ambitious fiscal reforms after winning a new mandate from voters on Sunday, as a rapidly-ageing population threatens to undermine his efforts to reflate the economy. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) and ally Komeito scored 84

20 October 2017 11:30 PM Jacinda Ardern: What we can expect under New Zealand's new PM

New Zealand's new government will take office next week, with Labour prime minister Jacinda Ardern to be joined in a coalition by the nationalist New Zealand First and the liberal Green Party. So, we can expect policies traditionally linked with both the Left and the Right, including slashed immigration and a referendum on legalising marijuana. We should 89

20 October 2017 7:06 PM Plans to tackle Queenstown housing crisis

After six months’ work, the taskforce yesterday released a 32-page report with a series of recommendations aimed at solving what is widely regarded as the district’s most intractable issue. Queenstown Lakes Mayor Jim Boult, who set up the taskforce, said the report offered "aspirational but practical" solutions. It had come up with two new models of housing 82

19 October 2017 8:05 PM Co-op platformer Putty Pals out now for Switch

Australian-made co-op platformer Putty Pals is out now for Nintendo Switch. In this colourful side-scrolling platformer, you and a friend have to work together to figure out puzzles as you guide your putty pals across worlds such as Mount Puttuvius and frozen Puttarctica. Putty Pals is the debut title from Melbourne-based developer Harmonious Games 132

19 October 2017 4:01 PM Projecting the scoring for the Oklahoma City superstars

The new Oklahoma City Thunder lineup debuts Thursday night against the New York Knicks. Over the past two seasons, Paul George has averaged a bit more than 23 points per game and Carmelo Anthony around 22 PPG. During Russell Westbrook's final season alongside Kevin Durant, he averaged 23.5 PPG (31.6 PPG last season). How do you think the scoring will break 85

18 October 2017 10:50 PM NZ dollar falls before NZ First's announcement

Oct. 19 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar fell ahead of an announcement on the formation of the new government, flagged for today, as the market prepares to assess the policy concessions wrung out of the deal by the NZ First Party. The kiwi dollar slipped to 71.44 US cents as at 8am in Wellington from 71.59 cents late yesterday. The trade-weighted 55