Election results 2020: David Cormack – On a night full of drama, the Greens’ Chloe Swarbrick steals the show

OPINION: On a night of remarkable electorate swings, it feels like Chloe Swarbrick’s win in Auckland Central is one of the most remarkable. It was a night where a red tide swept through previously blue fortresses, Labour pulling off remarkable

Election results 2020: Labour’s Jacinda Ardern wins second term, crushes National’s Judith Collins; Winston Peters and NZ First out; Act’s David Seymour and Greens’ James Shaw and Marama Davidson get 10 MPs each

ELECTION LATEST* It’s a sea of red! Labour surges to victory – and can govern-alone with 97% of vote counted* Jacinda Ardern hails historic win, promises to govern for “every New Zealander”* Judith Collins crushed, says she has congratulated Ardern

Lego sales surge as housebound families turn to play

COPENHAGEN (Reuters) – Sales of Lego jumped 14% in the first six months of the year as families under coronavirus lockdowns spent more time playing together at home, the Danish toy maker said on Wednesday. Family-owned Lego has returned to

Kohl's posts smaller-than-expected loss, shares rise

(Reuters) – Kohl’s Corp (KSS.N) posted a smaller-than-expected quarterly loss on Tuesday, as the department-store chain reopened most of its stores that were shuttered for weeks to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus. Shares of the company, which have

Hit by COVID-19, Thyssenkrupp sees early signs of stabilisation

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Ailing conglomerate Thyssenkrupp (TKAG.DE) on Thursday said some businesses were stabilising in the current quarter after suffering a heavy blow due to the coronavirus pandemic. The group said its fiscal third-quarter adjusted operating loss from continuing operations,

Singapore's DBS Q2 profit falls 22% as loan loss provisions increase

SINGAPORE, Aug 6 (Reuters) – Singapore’s DBS Group Holdings reported a 22% fall in second-quarter profit as it increased loan loss allowances in a pandemic-hit market but said business activity was improving as economies emerge from lockdowns. Southeast Asia’s biggest