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Analysts’ views divided over Fletcher results

Shane Solly of Harbour Asset Management expressed satisfaction with the result but Grant Swanepoel of Craigs Investment Partners took a much dimmer approach. Solly said: “This is the strategy the team has been working on for a while and a sign of the business getting back on an even keel.”

Government yet to fill gap in infrastructure pipeline

As projects such as Auckland’s northern and southern corridor improvements, the Waikato Expressway, Peka Peka to Otaki and Transmission Gully wind down, these should be replaced by the next wave. But the only major NZTA projects confirmed so far were the $360m SH1 Papakura to Bombay improvements and the Manawatu Gorge Replacement, with a much […]

Meth tenants ordered to pay thousands to landlords

Kerry Lee Harper was the second Christchurch tenant in a week to be hit with thousands of dollars in damage claims at the Tenancy Tribunal as a result of meth contamination. She must now hand over $11,558 to Champagne Homes, including $3145 for meth testing, $800 for the replacement of a stained glass window and […]