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Trade Me adds ‘essentials category’ on their site

Online marketplace allows sellers to list certain items during lockdown.

NZ dollar rises

Kiwi rises against US counterpart.

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Harvey Norman execs take pay cut, cancel dividend as crisis worsens

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New Zealand dollar dips

Kiwi dollar has fallen overnight.

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Fashion

Tigerlily falls victim to coronavirus, enters voluntary administration

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Inditex shutters 3800 stores worldwide

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City Chic seeks to reassure investors after share-price fall

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H&M quarterly sales negatively impacted by coronavirus outbreak

Fast fashion giant shutters stores in Europe and the US.

Property

Kikki.K appoints voluntary administrators amid “perfect storm”

The latest in a long line of struggling retailers makes the …

Scentre Group profit almost halves, shares tumble

Profit plunged to $1.23 billion after revaluations dragged f…

Kiwi Property achieves highest accessibility accreditation

Two of its six centres received Platinum ratings from social…

Long-term Kiwi Property director retires

Property group director retiring after a decade on the board…