Brian Gaynor: Car boom looks like last hurrah for petrol power
Vehicle sales are booming but are we buying cars that will be obsolete before the end of their working life?Continue reading
Brian Gaynor: Red tape tying business in knots
The massive increase in rules, regulations and compliance is one of the major issues facing New Zealand businesses. This regulatory imposition is accelerating, even though we have a right of centre, supposedly business-friendly Government.Continue reading
Why are New Zealand bank interest rates not lower?
Traditionally a lower Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ) Official Cash Rate (OCR) precipitates lower New Zealand bank interest rates. But not recently.Continue reading
Will investing in resource stocks give you grey hair?
With greater short-term volatility than many other investment asset classes, commodities have been the cause of more than a few grey hairs.Continue reading
Brian Gaynor: GDP data for March quarter won’t dent NZ’s allure
New Zealand’s March quarter gross domestic product (GDP) figures, which will have an important influence on the upcoming general election, were released this week.Continue reading
Brian Gaynor speaks to Larry Williams about what happens when a company is included in the NZX50
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