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    Jobs you can get with no formal qualification

    Jobs you can get with no formal qualification


    It's become expected that for most of the country's highest-paying, highest-profile roles, you need a tertiary...

    It's become expected that for most of the country's highest-paying, highest-profile roles, you need a tertiary qualification.
    Exxon promises to cut emissions that hasten climate change

    Exxon promises to cut emissions that hasten climate change


    Oil giant Exxon Mobil, one of the world's largest producers of greenhouse gases, says it would reduce its methane emissions by 15 per cent in the next two...

    Oil giant Exxon Mobil, one of the world's largest producers of greenhouse gases, says it would reduce its methane emissions by 15 per cent in the next two years.
    Trump backs away from China deal, trade war may not be 'on hold'

    Trump backs away from China deal, trade war may not be 'on hold'


    US President Donald Trump is backing away from the trade agreement the US just announced with China, under pressure from China hawks among his supporters and in Congress who have assailed the accord as a...

    US President Donald Trump is backing away from the trade agreement the US just announced with China, under pressure from China hawks among his supporters and in Congress who have assailed the accord as a capitulation.
    How much tax is the Government collecting?

    How much tax is the Government collecting?


    The Government's collection of tax has recovered significantly, following a slump in the years after the global financial crisis in...

    The Government's collection of tax has recovered significantly, following a slump in the years after the global financial crisis in 2007-08.
    Las Vegas casino workers could strike during Stanley Cup over sexual harassment

    Las Vegas casino workers could strike during Stanley Cup over sexual harassment


    Less than a week before ice hockey's Stanley Cup Finals are expected to bring a flood of sports fans to Las Vegas, Nevada's largest labour union has voted to authorise a strike that could paralyse the biggest casinos on the strip and cost the tourist...

    Less than a week before ice hockey's Stanley Cup Finals are expected to bring a flood of sports fans to Las Vegas, Nevada's largest labour union has voted to authorise a strike that could paralyse the biggest casinos on the strip and cost the tourist magnet a fortune.
    'Urgent' algorithm stocktake to show how Government uses our data

    'Urgent' algorithm stocktake to show how Government uses our data


    Kiwis should get a much better idea within a few months of how computers are being used by government agencies to make decisions about...

    Kiwis should get a much better idea within a few months of how computers are being used by government agencies to make decisions about them. 
    65 with a mortgage leads to boom in retirees taking out life insurance

    65 with a mortgage leads to boom in retirees taking out life insurance


    People are hitting retirement with big mortgages still to pay off, and shelling out for life insurance policies in case they die in...

    People are hitting retirement with big mortgages still to pay off, and shelling out for life insurance policies in case they die in debt.
    Did you know your mouth is your best bit of safety gear?

    Did you know your mouth is your best bit of safety gear?


    Not many of us would think that using your mouth at work can help to prevent a workplace injury, but in fact it's the best piece of safety gear...

    Not many of us would think that using your mouth at work can help to prevent a workplace injury, but in fact it's the best piece of safety gear around.
    To prepare for our electrical future: buy socks

    To prepare for our electrical future: buy socks


    OPINION: There is no argument that New Zealand is one of a very few countries in the world well-placed to run much, if not quite all, of its economy on...

    OPINION: There is no argument that New Zealand is one of a very few countries in the world well-placed to run much, if not quite all, of its economy on electricity. 
    Cabinet expected to choose eradication over containment of M bovis

    Cabinet expected to choose eradication over containment of M bovis


    A preferred option to continue to try and eradicate Mycoplasma bovis will be put to Cabinet on Monday where a final decision will be...

    A preferred option to continue to try and eradicate Mycoplasma bovis will be put to Cabinet on Monday where a final decision will be made.
    Taranaki florist business started with flowers for soldiers

    Taranaki florist business started with flowers for soldiers


    Elizabeth Lovell's prowess with making wreaths came to the fore as soldiers were welcomed home to Hāwera after the First World War...

    Elizabeth Lovell's prowess with making wreaths came to the fore as soldiers were welcomed home to Hāwera after the First World War ended.
    Lane Hocking scales back Lake Hawea special housing area proposal

    Lane Hocking scales back Lake Hawea special housing area proposal


    Otago development company Universal Developments has scaled back a hotly debated Lake Hawea affordable housing project from 1000 houses to 400, but the Hawea Community Association remains firm in its policy that the development is not needed right...

    Otago development company Universal Developments has scaled back a hotly debated Lake Hawea affordable housing project from 1000 houses to 400, but the Hawea Community Association remains firm in its policy that the development is not needed right now.