US President Donald Trump holds the upper hand.

Trump's trade war could pay off


Opinion: China's trade practices need to change and President Trump holds the upper hand.

Because the dramatic pictures from Athens, Rome and Madrid have stopped, the euro crisis has disappeared from public view. But that does not mean it has gotten any better.

Nothing is forever (except for the euro crisis)


Opinion: The barometer that tracks the true state of the euro crisis has never been higher than today.

Pushpay boss Chris Heaslip (left) told NBR why co-founder Eliot Crowther (right) sold his $100m stake in one hit

The best of NBR's Week


Top rating stories and editor's picks.

Emirates Airline executive chief commercial officer Thierry Antinori says its Bali stopover fills a gap in the market.

Emirates' Bali 'hi' offers new Asian gateway for tourists to NZ


Exporters will benefit from greater cargo capacity for perishables for markets in Dubai and beyond.

The official mission match for Rocket Lab's first commercial flight is more American, less Kiwi.

Rocket Lab will try again on Monday

First commercial flight scrubbed for today after problem with dish.

The Tokyo family in 'Shoplifters,' winner of this year's Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival.

Cannes festival winners top bill at NZ International Film Festival 2018


A total of 29 features screened at Cannes with be in this year's event. 

A counter-argument is that investment in 'tomorrow assets,' as James Shaw would put it, will yield larger returns.

Oil markets defy divesters


Analysis: Rising demand for petrochemicals is a significant part of the growth in fossil fuel use.

Robert Ewan, formerly Dan McEwan, says any construction delays are due to resource consent hold-ups.

Ex-bankrupt developer behind elaborate property investment scheme

Fri 22 Jun 4

Robert Ewan, formerly Dan McEwan, is attracting investors' ire again.

Fletcher Building chief executive Ross Taylor says the company has effectively been fighting itself.
Roger Sharp was appointed as chairman and the board was restructured a bit.
Spark boss Simon Moutter says his company has yet to decide which technology platform it will use to stream the 2019 Rugby World Cup
Fidel Sanchez in CBL's 2013 anniversary coffee table book.

Banking & Finance

Westpac chief economist Dominick Stephens says pressure is building for tax changes on housing.

Tax changes can slash house prices and boost home ownership, Westpac says


Ring-fencing property investors’ losses will have the least impact of any tax.


Sky TV chief product and technology officer Jason Wheeler: 12 months since the last Sky Go issue

Sky launches low-cost, mobile-only version of Fanpass


PLUS: Android TV, Netflix and maybe even a Lightbox app are in the company’s future.