Air NZ names new strategy chief to replace Stephen Jones

1h nzherald.co.nz
Air New Zealand has appointed Nick Judd as chief strategy, networks and alliances officer. Judd, who is currently group general manager commercial, will replace Stephen Jones who leaves the airline shortly to join Wizz Air in Geneva. Air New Zealand chief executive Christopher Luxon said he was delighted to make an internal appointment to the executive after conducting an international search. ''He brings to his executive role a unique international perspective having worked for Air New Zealand in senior finance, loyalty and commercial positions at our head office and in Australia before running Greater China and then the Americas regions," Luxon told staff. (11-0)
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Australia's CBA to sell life insurance unit to AIA Group for $3 billion

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SYDNEY (Reuters) - Commonwealth Bank of Australia said on Thursday it had agreed to sell its life insurance arm to Hong Kong’s AIA Group Ltd for $3.05 billion, in the biggest Asian buyout of an Australian financial services firm. (9-0)
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Fletcher HR, comms boss Kate Daly jumps ship to BNZ; quarry workers strike

6h nzherald.co.nz
Fletcher Building's chief people and communications officer Kate Daly is leaving the country's biggest construction firm to take on a similar role at Bank of New Zealand, the same day the company's quarry workers down tools over pay and conditions. (6-0)
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CORE Technologies and ACL Airshop Announce Strategic Alliance

11h prnewswire
BUDAPEST, Hungary, Sept. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- CORE Transport Technologies, Inc. of New Zealand and ACL Airshop LLC of the US have joined forces in an exclusive strategic alliance for bringing innovative new, field-proven Bluetooth® enabled logistics technology to the global air cargo industry, to jointly provide automated tracking of Unit Load Devices (ULD Equipment). Announced as part of the annual "ULD Care" air cargo industry symposium in Budapest, the two companies explained how this industry-wide exclusive partnership and proven new technology will benefit airlines and cargo customers. (6-0)
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Former Australian of the Year Simon McKeon is no sellout at Spotless

14h theage.com.au
Grant Fenn's Downer EDI may have closed its bid for the hapless Spotless Group, but there is plenty of life in this old dog yet. (5-0)
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Former Australian of the Year Simon McKeon is no sellout at Spotless

14h smh.com.au
Grant Fenn's Downer EDI may have closed its bid for the hapless Spotless Group, but there is plenty of life in this old dog yet. (5-0)
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Fuel crisis: Industry and Government to work together to restore supply

2017-09-20 nzherald.co.nz
A joint industry-government group has been formed to oversee the return of jet fuel supplies into Auckland Airport, says Energy and Resources Minister Judith Collins. (8-0)
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Tickets are selling out fast for the Austmine Mining Innovation Roadshow in Brisbane

2017-09-20 australianmining.com.au
Join over 120 METS and Mining professionals on Wednesday 4th October 2017, in Brisbane. This event is a unique opportunity to connect with some of Australia’s most forward thinking leaders in the mining industry. Throughout the course of the day you will have the chance to hear about the challenges and achievements that are impacting the future of our industry, from cyber-security, innovation in open cut coal mining, step change through technology to creating a culture of innovation. (10-0)
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Businesses fear NZ's reputation tarnished by fuel crisis

2017-09-20 radionz.co.nz
New Zealand's international reputation has been damaged by a jet fuel shortage and much of the disruption could have been avoided, the Auckland Chamber of Commerce says. (6-0)
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Air NZ relaxing ticket restrictions as situation stabilises

2017-09-20 nzherald.co.nz
Air New Zealand is relaxing restrictions on some ticket sales and says the situation is beginning to stabilise, after the airline cancelled 41 flights in the wake of the fuel crisis. (6-0)
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Air NZ says burst fuel pipeline will not hit annual result

2017-09-20 nzherald.co.nz
Air New Zealand said it believed the fuel pipeline rupture that is preventing jet fuel from being piped from Refining NZ's plant at Marsden Point to Auckland would not have a big impact on its bottom line. (6-0)
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Fletcher Building kicks off board changes, seeks construction experience

2017-09-19 nzherald.co.nz
Fletcher Building has started to refresh its boardroom with the departure of two directors and says it wants their replacements to have construction and contracting experience. (6-0)
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Pre-Market Technical Pulse on Chemicals Stocks -- Tronox, Air Products and Chemicals, Eastman Chemical, and Praxair

2017-09-19 prnewswire
If you want a Stock Review on TROX, APD, EMN, or PX then come over to http://dailystocktracker.com/register/ and sign up for your free customized report. Most of Chemical/Diversified companies are capital intensive, reflecting the large manufacturing facilities required to produce bulk quantities. Combined with the high technology requirements, this gives the industry a competitive advantage in terms of high barriers to entry. (59-0)
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Defence Force trained up so fuel tankers can run 24/7

2017-09-20 nzherald.co.nz
Judith Collins has told a media conference that the group of political and industry representatives met in Auckland this morning.
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PM's key infrastructure plan didn't include fuel pipeline to Auckland

2017-09-19 nzherald.co.nz
The fuel pipeline ruptured by a digger was left out of a "national infrastructure plan" overseen by Prime Minister Bill English despite warnings its loss could "cripple" Auckland transport. (6-0)
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Fuel crisis could make Auckland traffic worse

2017-09-19 nzherald.co.nz
Auckland Mayor Phil Goff says he is prepared to use specially controlled traffic lights and bus lanes to get tankers through city streets in a bid to solve the fuel crisis. (6-0)
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Butter pushes global dairy prices up

2017-09-19 radionz.co.nz
Prices have risen slightly in the global dairy auction overnight, where milkfat products continue to be the star performers. (2-0)
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Fuel delivered to Z service stations, taking number without 95 octane from 13 to four

2017-09-19 nzherald.co.nz
95 octane is being delivered to Z Energy service stations and the number without fuel should be reduced to four by the end of today. (2-0)
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Telstra (TLSYY) Investor Presentation - Slideshow

2017-09-19 seekingalpha
The following slide deck was published by Telstra Corporation Ltd. ADR in conjunction with this event. (2-0)
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Spotless seeks to quash 'embarrassing' Manus Island allegations

2017-09-19 theage.com.au
Lawyers for catering and cleaning group Spotless are seeking to remove "embarrassing" allegations about the company's bid for the Manus Island contract from a Federal Court class action claim. (5-0)
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Spotless seeks to quash 'embarrassing' Manus Island allegations

2017-09-19 smh.com.au
Lawyers for catering and cleaning group Spotless are seeking to remove "embarrassing" allegations about the company's bid for the Manus Island contract from a Federal Court class action claim. (5-0)
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Synlait success has stock at record high

2017-09-19 nzherald.co.nz
New Zealand shares inched up, with Synlait Milk touching records, A2 Milk gaining after Synlait's positive earnings and New Zealand Refining recovering. (11-0)
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MetLife Hong Kong Expands Coverage for People with Diabetes and Introduces Insurtech Solution

2017-09-19 marketwired
HONG KONG, CHINA--(Marketwired - Sep 19, 2017) - MetLife Hong Kong* announced today that it has extended the scope of its "MetLife Health-is-Wealth Medical Plan" to include people living with diabetes, and offered its customers insurtech solutions for proactive health management. For the 1 in 10 people in Hong Kong living with diabetes, finding insurance cover that provides comprehensive coverage has historically been a challenge. (6-0)
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Refinery pipeline crisis: Fuel supplies dwindle in Pacific

2017-09-19 nzherald.co.nz
Air New Zealand is being forced to fly an empty plane to Wellington to refuel before flying on to long haul destinations as supplies dwindle in the Pacific. (11-0)
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Mortgage arrears hit five-year high

2017-09-18 perthnow.com.au
THE Australian market looks set to open slightly higher after Wall Street made strong gains with the Dow closing at its fifth consecutive record high and the S&P 500 its second. At 0700 AEST on Tuesday, the share price futures index was up six points, or 0.1 per cent, at 5,726. (26-0)
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Refinery pipeline crisis: Scramble to avert more airline groundings

2017-09-19 nzherald.co.nz
The fuel industry is scrambling for new ways of getting aviation fuel to Auckland while Refining NZ is defending the time it's taking to repair its damaged pipeline. (2-0)
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Housing slowdown, election weigh on retirement stocks

2017-09-19 nzherald.co.nz
New Zealand's listed retirement village operators face heightened pressure as cooling house prices and fears a more activist government may win this week's election threaten to end the companies' riding on the coat-tails of a pumped up property market. (5-0)
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NZ consumer confidence dips in September on future worries, though current sentiment positive

2017-09-19 nzherald.co.nz
New Zealand consumer confidence dropped in the September quarter as the slowing housing market dented optimism about the future, although people felt more upbeat about their current financial situation. (6-0)
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Infant formula pushes up Synlait profit

2017-09-19 radionz.co.nz
Canterbury-based dairy company Synlait Milk has made a strong full year result, helped by big increases in profit margins and sales growth. (3-0)
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Thirteen Z petrol stations now out of 95

2017-09-19 nzherald.co.nz
Thirteen Z Energy service stations are out of 95 octane petrol as a result of the ruptured Marsden Pt fuel pipeline, the company says. (2-0)
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Synlait shares hit record on profit gain, sees further growth, branded products

2017-09-19 nzherald.co.nz
Synlait Milk shares rose to a record high after the company posted an 11 per cent gain in full-year profit and flagged further growth this year while signalling a move into branded consumer goods. (3-0)
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New Zealand Military Called In After Pipeline Leak Hits Air Travel

2017-09-18 rigzone
WELLINGTON, Sept 18 (Reuters) - New Zealand called in its defence force on Monday to help move fuel around the country after a burst oil pipeline triggered a jet fuel shortage, causing dozens of flight cancellations and disrupting the plans of thousands of airline passengers. (6-0)
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Energy Transfer's Rover Pipeline

2017-09-18 seekingalpha
Once operational, the system will give Appalachian gas producers access to many key markets all across America and up in Canada. (49-0)
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McDonald Stepping Down From Air NZ

2017-09-18 aviationweek
AUCKLAND—Air New Zealand has announced that long-serving Chief Financial Officer Rob McDonald will leave the carrier at the end of this year. McDonald will be replaced by Jeff McDowall on Jan. 1. McDowall is currently group general manager for corporate finance, and has worked for Air New Zealand since 2000. CEO Christopher Luxon said McDonald signaled his intention to step down almost two years ago, which allowed the carrier “to put in place a robust succession planning . (6-0)
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Refining NZ defends timing of market disclosure

2017-09-19 nzherald.co.nz
Refining NZ has defended the speed of its announcement to the share market about the rupture of its pipeline to Wiri.
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Rubicon Minerals Provides an Update of its 2017 Exploration Program with Drill Results and Preliminary Observations

2017-09-18 prnewswire
TORONTO, Sept. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Rubicon Minerals Corporation (TSX: RMX | OTC: RBYCF) ("Rubicon" or the "Company") provides an update of its 2017 Exploration Program with drill results and preliminary observations at the Phoenix Gold Project.   (20-0)
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Fuel runs out at petrol stations

2017-09-18 nzherald.co.nz
Four Auckland service stations ran out of 95 octane petrol yesterday and more could run out today. (2-0)
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United Capital begins recapitalization and continues repeopling exec ranks -- both prompted by asterisked $6.9-billion of 'contracted' assets | RIABiz

2017-09-18 riabiz
United Capital begins recapitalization and continues repeopling exec ranks -- both prompted by asterisked $6.9-billion of 'contracted' assets (1-0)
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ASX climbs 0.4pc as Wall St records inspire investors

2017-09-18 theage.com.au
Strong appetite for the banks on Monday bolstered the ASX, with investors largely ignoring the latest North Korean missile test and taking their lead from a record-breaking Friday night on Wall Street. (27-0)
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ASX climbs 0.4pc as Wall St records inspire investors

2017-09-18 smh.com.au
Strong appetite for the banks on Monday bolstered the ASX, with investors largely ignoring the latest North Korean missile test and taking their lead from a record-breaking Friday night on Wall Street. (27-0)
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Sharemarket steady as election looms

2017-09-18 nzherald.co.nz
New Zealand shares were little changed at the start of election week. New Zealand Refining and Air New Zealand dropped following a pipeline leak, while A2 Milk Co rose. (9-0)
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Fuel Problem Disrupts Auckland Airline Services

2017-09-18 aviationweek
AUCKLAND—Major airlines serving Auckland International Airport are adding refueling stops to long-haul flights from the airport, due to a fuel supply disruption that could continue for several days. The main pipeline connecting Auckland to a refinery in the north of New Zealand was damaged and shut down for repairs late last week. Airlines operating in and out of Auckland have been limited to 30% of their normal uplift, forcing cancellations, additional refueling stops, and the . (2-0)
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Cost of pipeline rupture spills across economy

2017-09-18 nzherald.co.nz
Costs are mounting for businesses hit by the fuel pipeline rupture with airlines forced to make expensive stops at overseas airports and NZ Refining estimating it may cost up to $15 million in revenue. (6-0)
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Refining NZ tells social media about leak days before stock exchange

2017-09-18 nzherald.co.nz
Refining NZ first revealed that there was a problem with its pipeline to Auckland last Thursday when it posted about it on Facebook but it was not until Sunday that the full extent of the problem became widely known, raising questions as to when the company should have advised the share market. (4-0)
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Air New Zealand CFO Rob McDonald to retire

2017-09-18 nzherald.co.nz
Air New Zealand chief financial officer Rob McDonald will retire at the end of the year and will be succeeded by group general manager of corporate finance, Jeff McDowall. (6-0)
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Fuel pipe leak disrupts flights at Auckland airport

2017-09-18 newsinfo.inquirer.net
Wellington, New Zealand — Thousands of airline passengers were stranded in Auckland Monday after a pipeline leak cut jet fuel supplies to New Zealand’s largest airport, forcing planes to remain grounded, authorities said. (6-0)
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Australian travellers hit with flight cancellations, delays as Auckland Airport runs low on fuel

2017-09-18 theage.com.au
Airlines are cancelling and redirecting flights between Australia and New Zealand's biggest city because of a fuel shortage that is crippling Auckland Airport.  (6-0)
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Australian travellers hit with flight cancellations, delays as Auckland Airport runs low on fuel

2017-09-18 smh.com.au
Airlines are cancelling and redirecting flights between Australia and New Zealand's biggest city because of a fuel shortage that is crippling Auckland Airport.  (6-0)
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Too-Close-To-Call New Zealand Election Spooks Financial Markets - Bloomberg

2017-09-17 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. (18-0)
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Pipeline leak to hit NZ Refining by $10m-$15m

2017-09-17 nzherald.co.nz
New Zealand Refining, which operates the country's only oil refinery in Marsden Point, says a pipeline leak which has disrupted jet fuel supplies at Auckland International Airport will hit revenue by as much as $15 million. (10-0)
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