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Saudi prince denies interest in 3.8bn Man Utd takeover
Saudi Arabia Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman's media minister has denied reports linking him with a 3.8bn takeover of Manchester United. 
© 2019 BBCWorld 3:15am 

Universal Medicine cult leader exposed as 'cancer-curing' charlatan
• Warning: Disturbing contentA former NSW tennis coach, posing as a religious leader, has been found to have taken millions of dollars from families and had an "indecent interest in girls as young as 10" in his "socially harmful... 
© 2019 NZ Herald 1:35pm 

Where are the Pasifika and Maori skilled tradies?
"Horrific" apprenticeship completion rates for Maori and Pasifika students cause for concern. 
© 2019 Sun 6:45am 

JPMorgan Chase boss Jamie Dimon banking on digital currency
Billionaire Jamie Dimon famously dubbed bitcoin "stupid" and "fraud", but now the boss of one of America's largest banks is pushing his company into the world of cryptocurrencies.Dimon-led JPMorgan Chase will reportedly start issuing... 
© 2019 NZ Herald Sat 4:05pm 

Man dies following police chase on State Highway 5
A man was spotted by police in a 'vehicle of interest' at 9.40pm on Valentine's Day. 
© 2019 Fri 8:25am 

Prince Philip will not be prosecuted over crash
Prosecuting the Duke of Edinburgh over January's crash is "not in the public interest", says the CPS. 
© 2019 BBCWorld Fri 0:35am 

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TVNZ has a keen interest in what happens to Stuff assets, Kenrick says
Television New Zealand chief executive Kevin Kenrick will take a keen interest in Nine Entertainment's planned sale of its New Zealand business and isn't ruling out having a look at Stuff's assets 
© 2019 Thu 4:15pm 

NZ dollar holds above US68c as greenback rallies on rising US inflation
The New Zealand dollar held above 68 US cents, paring some of yesterday's gain, as higher-than-expected US inflation was seen as giving the Federal Reserve scope to raise interest rates 
© 2019 Thu 9:05am 

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Lower Hutt residential rates set to rise by 2.6 per cent
A 2.6 per cent hike has been floated, with the mayor warning "nice to haves" won't be in the budget. 
© 2019 Wed 4:55pm 

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Facebook and Google could face higher tax rates in New Zealand
The Government is moving to tax digital giants like Facebook and Google more for their income made in NZ. 
© 2019 4:25pm 

Paula Bennett: My new look and life 12 months after gastric bypass surgery
National deputy leader opens up about her eating regime, making mistakes and how she rates the PM. 
© 2019 Mon 11:25am 

Niki Bezzant: Is hemp truly a wonder plant?
Have you noticed that hemp has gone mainstream? If you wander down the health food aisle of your supermarket a sign of a shift in interest towards healthier stuff in itself you'll see a rash of new products emerging: hemp seeds;... 
© 2019 NZ Herald Mon 11:05am 

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RJ's Levin licorice factory attracting interest from farmers and investors
The Australian-owned business will continue to lease the space, worth nearly $3m. 
© 2019 Fri 3:35pm 

JP Morgan creates first US bank-backed crypto-currency
The US investment bank has created the JPM Coin to handle wholesale payments for some clients. 
© 2019 BBCWorld Fri 3:25am 

Teacher's Pet podcast may have 'contaminated' evidence in Dawson trial
The Teacher's Pet reignited interest in the disappearance of Sydney woman Lynette Dawson, but it might make catching her killer difficult. 
© 2019 Thu 9:35pm 

New structure announced for Reserve Bank
The government and the Reserve Bank have formalised a new policy-making structure, which will set up a new committee with external members to decide on interest rates. 
© 2019 RadioNZ Thu 7:35pm 

TVNZ signals appetite for bigger role in media market
Comments from broadcaster unlikely to dull speculation it could have interest in Stuff. 
© 2019 Thu 1:45pm 

NZ dollar rises against greenback
The New Zealand dollar jumped just over one US cent after the Reserve Bank's bias towards eventually hiking interest rates - rather than cutting them - wrong-footed traders who were more wary about global risks.The kiwi rose to... 
© 2019 NZ Herald Wed 5:55pm 

NZ dollar jumps a cent as Reserve Bank rate outlook wrong-foots traders
The New Zealand dollar jumped just over one US cent after the Reserve Bank's bias towards eventually hiking interest rates - rather than cutting them - wrong-footed traders who were more wary about global risks 
© 2019 Wed 5:35pm 

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