|03 May 2017||
New Zealand Super Fund eyes Aussie rural land and diversification away from dairy
The New Zealand Superannuation Fund, which has bought up 21 local dairy farms as part of its push into rural land investment, is looking outside the dairy sector for its next foray, eyeing land used for beef and permanent crops and expansion into Australia.
|30 Oct 2016||
Chinese dairy investor faces hurdles to develop NZ dairy factory
Milk NZ, the local unit of Chinese investor Shanghai PengXin Group, is facing new hurdles with its New Zealand investment plans after being knocked back by the government last year over its proposed $88 million purchase of Lochinver farm.
|26 Oct 2014||
Interview: Fonterra CEO Theo Spierings
Fonterra boss Theo Spierings is "not worried” about sales of NZ productive land to foreigners so long as we are “working together” with foreign owners.
|07 Mar 2013||
Canadians look south to invest in agriculture
Mark Wiseman, chief executive of the $A170 billion fund, will visit Australia this month amid the group’s expanding portfolio of interests across the Tasman.
|14 Jul 2010||
Harawira wants to outlaw foreign ownership
Maori party maverick MP Hone Harawira wants to ban the sale of New Zealand land to foreigners.
|15 Jan 2018||
Canada's Public Sector Pension Board gets OIO approval to buy $17.7M dairy farm and block
Canada's Public Sector Pension Investment Board, got a green light to buy a medium-sized New Zealand dairy farm and a neighbouring dairy support block in Canterbury for $17.7 million just ahead of tougher requirements on land sales to foreign buyers.