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Covid 19 coronavirus: Government’s vaccination register ‘just putting money into a Silicon Valley billionaire’s pocket’

The Ministry of Health’s $38 million effort to create an online system to manage Covid-19 vaccinations is “just putting money into a Silicon Valley billionaire’s pocket”, local IT industry group NZRise says. Previous criticism has centred on a security breach involving the data of more than 700 patients; the Government’s inability – until this week […]

Some investors worry when good times return

(NYTIMES) – Investors had no trouble gliding past the death and economic devastation wrought by the Covid-19 pandemic last year to drive the market to record highs. An increasingly healthy economy is what is making them panic. The US S&P 500 stock index has wobbled, suffering its worst weekly performance recently. The bond market, too, […]

Tod’s Group Appoints Chiara Ferragni Member of the Board

MILAN – In its latest step to reach out to a younger generation, the Tod’s Group has appointed Chiara Ferragni as a member of its board of directors. “Chiara’s knowledge of the world of young people will certainly be extremely valuable,” said Diego Della Valle, chairman of the group. “Together, we will try to build […]

NZ tech spending during the pandemic – and the forecast for next year

Spending on information technology will rebound this year after a dip in 2020 – and grow strongly in 2022, Gartner says. The market research firm says total IT spending in New Zealand dipped 1.6 per cent to $12.5 billion in 2020. Read More The major change hitting iPhones within weeks The outbreak saw several competing […]

Exclusive: GameStop's strong stock performance triggered board director's exit

(Reuters) – Hestia Capital Partners LP managing director Kurt Wolf joined GameStop Corp’s board to make the U.S. video game retailer more valuable. Then it became too valuable for him to stay on.FILE PHOTO: A GameStop store is seen in the Jackson Heights neighborhood of New York City, New York, U.S. January 27, 2021. Picture […]

Reading the Tea Leaves at Salvatore Ferragamo

MILAN — More questions than answers are swirling over Salvatore Ferragamo. The confirmation of Paul Andrew’s exit from the Florence-based company effective in May left analysts scratching their heads once again — while barely moving shares on the Italian Stock Exchange on Thursday, as they closed down 1.22 percent to 16.24 euros. WWD was the first […]

Wall Street advances as Treasury yields dip, dollar softens

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Technology shares led Wall Street higher on Thursday and Treasury yields extended their pull-back from recent peaks as market participants digested the U.S. Federal Reserve’s vow to stay the course with its dovish monetary policy.FILE PHOTO: A man walks past the New York Stock Exchange on the corner of Wall and […]

Wall Street advances as Treasury yields dip, dollar softens

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Technology shares led Wall Street higher on Thursday and Treasury yields extended their pull-back from recent peaks as market participants digested the U.S. Federal Reserve’s vow to stay the course with its dovish monetary policy.FILE PHOTO: A man walks past the New York Stock Exchange on the corner of Wall and […]