Pair seeking 36-hour stay. Hearing will be just 24 hours before ComCom's decision due.
Privacy Commissioner takes issue with Westpac belief that all customers have authorised disclosure of information to the police.
That 4% drop is a warning to National – but, hard though it is for political insiders to stomach, most New Zealanders haven't been paying much attention to politics yet this year.
Spark fails to light up investors
The bank's earnings were affected by funding pressures
The $US143 billion takeover bid for Unilever lasted less than 48 hours.
Banking & Finance
Cash profit, the favoured earnings measure for banks that strips out non-core items, rose to $459 million in the three months ended December 31 from $390 million a year earlier
Law & Courts
The "esoteric" matter of "plurality detriment" will be crucial if case goes to court, says competition and regulatory law specialist Andy Glenie.