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Business Reporter — New Zealand Herald
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Masala saga: From hot food, to frozen assets

nzherald.co.nz — Thirty three properties are tied up in a $34m asset freeze -- New Zealand's biggest such case, writes Hamish Fletcher Upmarket Remuera residences, humble Papakura units, sprawling semi-rural sections and a string of restaurants are all tied upin a $34 million asset freeze -- believed to be the biggest cache of property ever restrained by police.

Business Insider: Fox hunter on fugitives' trail

nzherald.co.nz — Could the new hound leading Chinese President Xi Jinping's "fox hunt" sniff out any fugitives who have fled to New Zealand? China's Ministry of Public Security announced late last month that a new agency, the Department of Overseas Fugitives Affairs, would help handle the hunt for suspected economic criminals who had absconded from the Asian superpower.

Michael Hill's IRD challenge still alive

nzherald.co.nz — Jeweller Michael Hill's claim that Inland Revenue breached its duty to treat taxpayers consistently remains alive after the tax department failed to have it thrown out of the High - New Zealand Herald

Expulsions drop dramatically

nzherald.co.nz — The number of firms kicked off the register of Financial Services Providers fell sharply in the second half of last year as the power of the regulatory boot was tested in the courts - New Zealand Herald

Business Insider: Aussie media sensation makes NZ move

nzherald.co.nz — Motor company executive at the centre of high-profile court case makes good on his plan to set up a New Zealand company. The former boss of Fiat Chrysler Australia - accused of misusing tens of millions of dollars of company money - has made good on his business plans for this side of the Ditch.

Springpark owes Singapore lender $26.8 million

nzherald.co.nz — The company behind Tony Gapes' troubled Springpark housing project owes a Singapore lender $26.8 million, according to receivers. - New Zealand Herald

Ponzi liquidators net $446k from settled claims

nzherald.co.nz — The liquidators of David Ross' Ponzi scheme have netted $446,000 after settling with three investors who got money out of the Wellington fraudster's money-go-round before it collapsed - New Zealand Herald

Kiwibank accused of unfairly closing business bank accounts

nzherald.co.nz — Kiwibank breached its legal duties by adopting a blanket policy refusing services to money remitters because of concerns over risks under anti-money laundering rules, the High Court - New Zealand Herald

Woman's $9m mortgage fraud trial begins

nzherald.co.nz — An Auckland woman is accused of being at the heart of a mortgage fraud case where banks lent almost $6 million on the back of allegedly false information and properties were bought - New Zealand Herald

$980m Fonterra - Danone botulism case kicks off

nzherald.co.nz — Fonterra's multi-million dollar stoush with French food giant Danone is due to start behind closed doors in Singapore next week - two and a half years after the botulism botch-up which - New Zealand Herald
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Feb 12, 2016

The body-on-the-hill murder nzh.tw/11588769 via @nzherald Brilliant read by @philhtaylor

Feb 04, 2016

@Jess_McAllen I'm an em-dash junkie too. There are worse writing habits out there.

Feb 03, 2016

@h_yd_n Good point. But do MPs get Holidays Act privileges?

Feb 03, 2016

Does this mean John Key loses a day in lieu?

Jan 29, 2016

Business Insider: Auckland mortgage fraud accused Eli Devoy makes 11th hour reversal of guilty pleas t.co/LgFFCeJCzY

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