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Fletcher profits up from N.Z. construction

WELLINGTON, NEW ZEALAND: New Zealand's largest listed company Fletcher Building posted a 76% rise in annual profit on Wednesday (21 August) as strong growth in the country's construction sector offset weakness in Australia.

23 Aug 2013


New contamination scare hits New Zealand dairy industry

A new contamination scare hit New Zealand's multi-billion dollar dairy industry on Monday (19 August) after it was revealed a milk product with excessive nitrate levels had been exported to China.

21 Aug 2013


Asia-Pacific region drives Aspen's revenue growth

SA's biggest drug manufacturer Aspen Pharmacare expects its Asia-Pacific business to generate the biggest share of the company's revenue by the end of the year‚ its chief executive Stephen Saad said at the release of its interim results for the six months to December.

By Tamar Kahn 8 Mar 2013