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Nearly half of business leaders (49%) strongly support making KiwiSaver contributions compulsory, with only one in five opposed. Audio
The Chinese ecommerce site, Alibaba, is looking to get more New Zealand vendors and brands to sell products on the site. Audio
Small businesses could be financially squeezed if they have to compensate workers for requiring them to attend meetings without being paid. Audio
Shares in Fletcher Building have had a strong rise this morning after it was confirmed that it will stay part of a key overseas investment index. Audio
A brief update of movements in the financial sector. Audio
A pre-budget business survey shows majority negative about economic outlook, and just under half about government performance. Also the first robo-advisor, and big moves in energy sector. Audio
The credit card company, Visa, says nearly nine out of 10 consumers want to use biometrics to authenticate payments. Audio
For the latest from the markets we're joined by Don Lewthwaite of FNZC. Audio
Activity in the services sector has dropped back from March's 14-month high with the flagging retail sector dragging the average down. Audio
Small businesses need to take the initiative to make sure they get paid on time and avoid the dangers of uncertain cashflow. Audio
Mercury has bought a near 20 percent stake in the Australasian energy operator, Tilt Renewables. Audio
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