World News

Travel bubble: Orchardist’s plead with Govt for Pacific Island bubble

Hawke’s Bay orchardists and businesses reliant on seasonal work are calling on the Government to open an immediate travel bubble with the Pacific islands, saying it’s been one of the most challenging seasons in 40 years. Orchardist John Bostock and other industry leaders fronted a press conference in Meeanee on Wednesday morning, detailing the full […]

Business

Time to pause? Wall St. grows wary of some stock bubbles

LONDON (Reuters) – Wall Street is abuzz about stock market bubbles as surges in the share prices of some loss-making firms, red-hot public markets and amateur investors chasing stocks at frothy valuations spark fears of a pullback.FILE PHOTO: The Charging Bull or Wall Street Bull is pictured in the Manhattan borough of New York City, […]

World News

Travel bubble bursts: 14 passengers detained in Melbourne after flying into Sydney

Fourteen passengers have been detained in Melbourne after they arrived from New Zealand under the transtasman bubble arrangements. The ABC understands the passengers flew to Sydney and got a connecting to flight to Melbourne. Melbourne is currently not accepting international travellers, with the travel bubble only including NSW and Northern Territory. Australian Border Force (ABF) […]