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The Bank of New Zealand's annual profit has tipped over $1 billion for the second time, reflecting an uptake in loans for homes and businesses, and improved margins.
Technology companies profits are rising strongly. Audio
Freightways boss Mark Troughear wouldn't talk to John Campbell, but told business reporter Nona Pelletier the company is working on creating systems to get more money to drivers. Audio
Nearly 34,000 people cancelled their subscriptions in the past year, and SKY today posted a 21 percent drop in net profit. Video, Audio
Fletcher Building's profit has slumped 80 percent because of losses and delays on two big projects, the Sky City Convention Centre and the Justice Precinct in Christchurch. Eric Frykberg reports. Audio
A tale of two islands - while autumn storms lashed the North Island, drenching people but filling power company bank accounts, the story in the South island has been exactly the opposite. Audio
Education specialist John O'Neill from Massey University says the Government's plan for online schools is vague and not based on any research suggesting it would work well. Audio
KiwiSaver investors are making huge profits from their funds' members. John Campbell talks to former Tower Investments CEO Sam Stubbs who says the profits are excessive and unjustified. Video, Audio
The banking sector is showing few signs of feeling any economic headwinds, with profits and growth in assets managing to maintain momentum.
New Zealand's third-largest telecommunications provider, 2Degrees, has reported a full year net loss, despite a strong increase in revenue associated with its new broadband business. Audio
The Bank of New Zealand has seen its profits fall, as lower interest rates and weakness in the dairy sector squeeze margins and raise its bad debts. Audio
The country's biggest banks have been accused of creaming it, as their profits soar. Audio
Bank profits have hit a record high - and there are few signs of retreat. Audio
KPMG figures out this morning show banks in New Zealand made record profits last year, 20 percent up and totalling 4.8 billion dollars. Audio