Stephen Forbes

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Stephen is a www.interest.co.nz reporter and is based in Auckland. He has previously worked in print journalism and public relations.     

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Articles by Stephen Forbes

20th Mar 19, 7:56am
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Eden Park Trust secures $63.3 million dollar bail-out from Auckland Council
Eden Park Trust secures $63.3 million dollar bail-out from Auckland Council
20th Mar 19, 7:56am
18th Mar 19, 4:02pm
Regulating online hate speech and violence in the wake of the Christchurch terror attacks; What does the law say and what more can be done?
Regulating online hate speech and violence in the wake of the Christchurch terror attacks; What does the law say and what more can be done?
18th Mar 19, 4:02pm
17th Mar 19, 8:25am
Latest financial update from Auckland Council forecasts its debt will be below its $9 billion target for this financial year
Latest financial update from Auckland Council forecasts its debt will be below its $9 billion target for this financial year
17th Mar 19, 8:25am
[Updated]
15th Mar 19, 12:27pm
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Auckland councillors to vote next week on whether to take on a $40m ASB loan to the Eden Park Trust that dates back to the old Auckland City Council
[Updated]
Auckland councillors to vote next week on whether to take on a $40m ASB loan to the Eden Park Trust that dates back to the old Auckland City Council
15th Mar 19, 12:27pm
15th Mar 19, 8:04am
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US job market slowing; US new home sales drop; US-Sino trade talks uncertain; Chinese industrial production up; retail sales grow in China; EU industrial output up; OPEC slows cuts; US weakens; UST 10yr 2.61%; oil & gold up; NZ$1 = 68.5 USc; TWI-
US job market slowing; US new home sales drop; US-Sino trade talks uncertain; Chinese industrial production up; retail sales grow in China; EU industrial output up; OPEC slows cuts; US weakens; UST 10yr 2.61%; oil & gold up; NZ$1 = 68.5 USc; TWI-
15th Mar 19, 8:04am
14th Mar 19, 4:15pm
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The New Zealand government plans to push on with its own digital services tax despite EU ructions
The New Zealand government plans to push on with its own digital services tax despite EU ructions
14th Mar 19, 4:15pm
14th Mar 19, 1:37pm
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With a no-deal Brexit looking more and more likely affected Kiwi exporters need to get set for a worst case scenario
With a no-deal Brexit looking more and more likely affected Kiwi exporters need to get set for a worst case scenario
14th Mar 19, 1:37pm
13th Mar 19, 4:48pm
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Plans to sell Auckland Council owned land for development at Westpark and Gulf Harbour marinas still on ice
Plans to sell Auckland Council owned land for development at Westpark and Gulf Harbour marinas still on ice
13th Mar 19, 4:48pm
13th Mar 19, 7:37am
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Weaker US inflation; US-China trade outcome in doubt; EU digital tax shelved; Aussie credit demand drops; UST 10yr 2.60%; oil and gold up; NZ$1 = 68.7 USc; TWI-5 = 73.4
Weaker US inflation; US-China trade outcome in doubt; EU digital tax shelved; Aussie credit demand drops; UST 10yr 2.60%; oil and gold up; NZ$1 = 68.7 USc; TWI-5 = 73.4
13th Mar 19, 7:37am
12th Mar 19, 1:12pm
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Cyber security threat to New Zealanders and their businesses is growing even if it is hard to quantify, with CERT citing a significant increase in email extortion scams
Cyber security threat to New Zealanders and their businesses is growing even if it is hard to quantify, with CERT citing a significant increase in email extortion scams
12th Mar 19, 1:12pm
12th Mar 19, 10:32am
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Commerce and Consumer Affairs Minister Kris Faafoi sticks to position that cap on total interest and fees will be most effective way to combat 'unscrupulous' lenders
Commerce and Consumer Affairs Minister Kris Faafoi sticks to position that cap on total interest and fees will be most effective way to combat 'unscrupulous' lenders
12th Mar 19, 10:32am
11th Mar 19, 4:42pm
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Super city to conduct review of human resources amid a rapid growth in staffing costs
Super city to conduct review of human resources amid a rapid growth in staffing costs
11th Mar 19, 4:42pm
8th Mar 19, 4:48pm
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The Department of Conservation won't appeal Environmental Protection Authority decision allowing dredged material to be dumped east of Great Barrier Island
The Department of Conservation won't appeal Environmental Protection Authority decision allowing dredged material to be dumped east of Great Barrier Island
8th Mar 19, 4:48pm
8th Mar 19, 2:06pm
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Non-residential construction shows strong growth in Auckland despite recent high-profile failures 
Non-residential construction shows strong growth in Auckland despite recent high-profile failures 
8th Mar 19, 2:06pm
8th Mar 19, 9:43am
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Local government grappling with construction sector challenges
Local government grappling with construction sector challenges
8th Mar 19, 9:43am
7th Mar 19, 2:50pm
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OECD report says New Zealand government needs to work on a national plan for rising sea levels, but highlights local government work in Hawke's Bay
OECD report says New Zealand government needs to work on a national plan for rising sea levels, but highlights local government work in Hawke's Bay
7th Mar 19, 2:50pm
6th Mar 19, 3:46pm
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Waitemata Harbour tunnel to tackle Auckland's traffic congestion back on the agenda. But even if if gets the go ahead, work wouldn't start until the 2030s  
Waitemata Harbour tunnel to tackle Auckland's traffic congestion back on the agenda. But even if if gets the go ahead, work wouldn't start until the 2030s  
6th Mar 19, 3:46pm
6th Mar 19, 1:01pm
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Campaign to improve local democracy kicks off
Campaign to improve local democracy kicks off
6th Mar 19, 1:01pm
6th Mar 19, 12:37pm
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Fixing Northland's rail network to relocate the Ports of Auckland will come with a hefty price tag
Fixing Northland's rail network to relocate the Ports of Auckland will come with a hefty price tag
6th Mar 19, 12:37pm
[Updated]
4th Mar 19, 5:01pm
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New Auckland Council and government working group to address housing and urban growth issues gets ready for action
[Updated]
New Auckland Council and government working group to address housing and urban growth issues gets ready for action
4th Mar 19, 5:01pm

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