Results for Oceania
- Jasons Travel In Receivership
NZAX-listed tourism marketing company Jasons Travel Media has suspended trading after being placed in receivership and breaching stock exchange listing rules, The Dominion Post reported. The company, which distributes travel information in print and ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 12/02/2013 - 00:21 - 0 comments
- Pensioners Starting To Feel Fiscal Austerity Impact, OECD Warns
Pensioners in developed economies are no longer being spared the worst effects of the financial crisis as fiscal austerity programmes aimed at curtailing spending on the elderly start to kick in, the OECD has warned, the Financial Times reported. Spe ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 11/26/2013 - 21:19 - 0 comments
- Australia Sees Grimmer Economic Outlook as Debt Row Simmers
Australia's Treasury painted a grimmer growth outlook for the US$1.5 trillion economy, as the new conservative government searched for support to end a political impasse over the country's debt ceiling, The Wall Street Journal reported. Aus ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 11/20/2013 - 23:07 - 0 comments
- English Tackles LVR Critics
first-home buyers accounted for just 6.8 per cent of new housing loan commitments in New South Wales in ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 11/18/2013 - 23:22 - 0 comments
- David Ross Gets 10 Years, 10 Months Jail
The man behind what is thought to be New Zealand's largest Ponzi scheme has been sentenced to 10 years and 10 months in prison, The New Zealand Herald reported. Wellington financier and former head of the Ross Asset Management group, David Ross, ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 11/14/2013 - 21:42 - 0 comments
- Dairy Sector Highly Indebted, Vulnerable
New Zealand's dairy sector is still highly indebted and vulnerable to a fall in record high commodity prices and rising interest rates, according to the Reserve Bank, The New Zealand Herald reported. High levels of agricultural debt, which is he ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 11/12/2013 - 21:35 - 0 comments
- ALP Warned On Insolvency
Former Labor leaders Kevin Rudd and Julia Gillard have landed the party in dangerous new financial territory, with individual members warned ahead of this year's election that they would be held personally responsible if the party traded while insol ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 11/11/2013 - 21:11 - 0 comments
- Wagamama Shuts Southbank Restaurant As Administrators Take Over
Japanese restaurant chain Wagamama has gone into voluntary administration, and its Southbank venue in Melbourne has been shut down, The Age reported. Administrator KPMG took control of the business on Tuesday. Staff at the restaurant chain received n ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 11/04/2013 - 22:17 - 0 comments
- Snowgum Goes Into Voluntary Administration
Adventurewear retailer Snowgum have lurched into voluntary administration following a dispute over rent with a landlord of one of its shops in the face of a general downturn in consumer confidence and tough times in the retail sector, BusinessDay rep ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 10/27/2013 - 21:58 - 0 comments
- Solid Energy Secures Restructuring Deal With Banks
Solid Energy has secured its restructuring deal with most of its banks and the Government following a series of meetings today in Christchurch, The New Zealand Herald reported. The state owned coal miner said it received "majority support" ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 10/22/2013 - 16:48 - 0 comments