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Surfing This Economic Boom

Thursday, 31 July 2014, 12:27 pm | National Business Review

It has been another good year for the country’s rich. From the high-tech fields of cloud computing to the great dairying plains of Canterbury and the Waikato, fortune favours the brave. More >>

Engineer battles French giant over unpaid bill

Monday, 10 June 2013, 3:09 pm | National Business Review

A small Auckland engineering firm is preparing to liquidate Nutricia, the local healthcare division of French food giant Danone. Damon Engineering will make its application for wind-up proceedings at Auckland High Court today after Nutricia breached the ... More >>

National Business Review’s Rich List 2012

Thursday, 26 July 2012, 6:02 pm | National Business Review

Graham Hart is still the wealthiest New Zealander on the National Business Review Rich List 2012 but this year our wealthiest entrepreneurs, investors, innovators and financiers also welcome four internationals, industrial technologist Alexander ... More >>

National Business Review Celebrates 25 Years of Rich Lists

Friday, 29 July 2011, 9:30 am | National Business Review

When it published the National Business Review Rich List 2011 on Friday, July 29, the business paper celebrated 25 years acknowledging New Zealand's wealthiest industrialists, entrepreneurs, horticulturalists, property developers, farmers, investors and innovators. More >>

Opulence - from Trelise Cooper to authentic period orchestra

Monday, 10 January 2011, 9:44 am | National Business Review

In March, The NBR New Zealand Opera's production of Handel's Xerxes sees Trelise Cooper move from the catwalk to the opera stage. Trelise, who openly admits to loving the theatre of fashion, has also always loved opera, so designing opera costumes ... More >>

NBR: A Year Of Consolidation For Rich Listers

Friday, 30 July 2010, 9:04 am | National Business Review

The 24th National Business Review Rich List 2010 published on Friday, July 30, welcomes newcomers, technology businessman Rod Drury (whose family trust is the biggest shareholder in accounting software company Xero), and property developer John Sax (whose canny ... More >>

From The NBR's Publisher Barry Coleman

Friday, 17 July 2009, 10:12 am | National Business Review

The National Business Review is introducing a new paid Subscriber Only Content service to augment its regular news service. These selected, top stories will be aimed at providing quality, original, useful material you will not read anywhere else. And ... More >>

Kiwis To Vote For Most Chivalrous Business Person

Tuesday, 18 November 2008, 1:25 pm | National Business Review

Voting is now open to find New Zealand’s most chivalrous business person in the inaugural NBR/Chivas 08 Chivalry Awards. More >>

It’s Time to Cool It

Monday, 23 April 2007, 12:52 am | National Business Review

Thirty-two years ago, Tom Wolfe, author of The Bonfire of the Vanities, attended a university conference titled ‘America in the Year 2000’ that featured a series of grim forecasts of life in the future. Writing about it some years later, Wolfe ... More >>

Image: Working Style Best Dressed Businessman 2006

Friday, 10 November 2006, 4:27 pm | National Business Review

'Mr NZ' - national winner of the NBR Working Style Best Dressed Businessman Awards. Mr Don Braid (pictured), managing director of Mainfreight, received the award ahead of nominees from around the country and alongside three other winners - who took ... More >>

NBR Takes Legal Action Over Holmes Show

Friday, 29 August 2003, 10:36 am | National Business Review

The National Business Review is taking legal advice over a claim by suspended Act MP Donna Awatere Huata¹s that judges told Wellington lawyer and judge's wife Donna Hall her unsuccessful defamation case against the newspaper was "open and shut." More >>

NZ Marks Time on World Economic Freedom Index

Wednesday, 9 July 2003, 12:34 am | National Business Review

New Zealand continues to rank relatively highly in terms of economic freedom - but over-regulation of business stopped the country from increasing its standing in the Economic Freedom of the World 2003 Annual Report, New Zealand Business Roundtable ... More >>

Radio NZ Piggy-Backs On NBR-HP Invent Poll

Friday, 7 June 2002, 2:17 pm | National Business Review

Radio New Zealand has piggy-backed on the NBR-HP Invent public opinion poll with its story about four out of 10 National voters preferring Labour so it would not have to depend on the Greens in a coalition. More >>

NBR-UMR Insight Poll

Monday, 16 October 2000, 11:13 am | National Business Review

National Business Review October 2000 political poll results - including full breakdowns. National 41% no change Labour 36% no change Green 6% down 1 Alliance 5% down 1 NZ First 4% up 1 ACT 3% down 1 More >>

NBR-Compaq UMR Insight Poll - Full Breakdown

Monday, 18 September 2000, 11:09 am | National Business Review

National 41% up 6 - Labour 36% down 3 - Green 7% up 1 - Alliance 6% static - ACT 4% down 3 - NZ First 3% static - including full regional/age/sex/income group breakdown More >>

The National Business Review - December 10

Friday, 10 December 1999, 9:19 am | National Business Review

Young America Struggles - Waitangi Litigation Warning - Poll: Envy Tax Popular - Editorial: No Nonsense Cullen More >>

The National Business Review - Latest Poll

Friday, 19 November 1999, 10:25 am | National Business Review

The latest National Business Review-Compaq opinion poll, taken by UMR Insight from November 11-16 on a sample of 750 people, gives Labour-Alliance a theoretical 10-seat majority over a National-led coalition in a general election. The poll gives Labour ... More >>

The National Business Review – October 22

Friday, 22 October 1999, 8:40 am | National Business Review

Poll: Kingmaker Returns – Poll Analysis Major Parties Slip – Cocaine Accused Gets Bail – Medical Scam Nets $5m – Editorial: End Treaty Litigation More >>

The National Business Review – October 15

Friday, 15 October 1999, 1:15 pm | National Business Review

MMP Research Project Probe - Kpmg To List Consultancy Arm - Cullen Names Heads To Roll - Opinion Poll: World Leaders - Editorial More >>

The National Business Review – October 1

Friday, 8 October 1999, 10:56 am | National Business Review

Law Firm In Fraud Probe – Youth Radio – APEC and Timor Polled – Editorial – Analysis & Comment More >>