Living

Unprecedented Situation Throws Up Unknowns

2 Apr 2015 Lifestyle
Concept Motorsport Media ReleaseWednesday 1st April 2015Nick Ross and Concept MotorsportNZV8 Touring Cars TLXRound Six - Final RoundUnprecedented Situation Throws Up Unknowns for Defending ChampionThe weekend... more

Orana Wildlife Park Prepares to Host Soveriegn Duathlon

2 Apr 2015 Lifestyle
Triathlon New Zealand 2 April 2015Sovereign Series Heads to Christchurch for Unique ‘Walk in the Park’The final event in the Sovereign Tri Series takes place on Saturday April 11 and the venue is quite fitting... more

ActivePost National Long Distance Waka Ama Championships

2 Apr 2015 Lifestyle
Waka Ama NZ Media release 2 April 201430km marathon event attracts record paddlers at ActivePost National Long Distance Waka Ama Championships The small Northland town of Ruakaka will come alive this Easter... more

Be aware of daylight saving when enjoying the outdoors

2 Apr 2015 Lifestyle
NZ Mountain Safety Council Be aware of daylight saving when enjoying the outdoors this EasterEaster weekend is a popular time for New Zealanders to get out and enjoy everything our great outdoors has to offer.... more

Waitangi Wahine

2 Apr 2015 Lifestyle
Expressions Arts and Entertainment Centre Tino Rangatiratanga Flag, Andrea HopkinsMEDIA RELEASE For immediate release 1 April 2015Waitangi WahineIn comme... more

A Strange Day’s Night Returns to Auckland

2 Apr 2015 Lifestyle
The Maple A Strange Day’s Night Returns to Auckland for Two Nights Celebrating the Rolling StonesThe Rolling Stones rocked the Auckland Town Hall in 1965. Now, 50 years later, the Great Hall will again be... more

Jamie McDell tour - new Auckland date

2 Apr 2015 Lifestyle
Noise PR NEW DATES ADDED TO JAMIE MCDELL’S ASK ME ANYTHING TOURTickets to Jamie McDell’s her first ever-nationwide tour are in hot demand – so hot that she’s added a new date to the Ask Me Anything Tour. Jamie... more

Changes to the 35th America’s Cup Protocol

2 Apr 2015 Lifestyle
Emirates Team New Zealand 1 April 2015Press ReleaseBy the deadline of the 31st March the America’s Cup teams voted by a majority in favour of changes to the 35th America’s Cup Protocol, which included a... more

Otago appointment brings health and recreation expertise

1 Apr 2015 Lifestyle
New Zealand Recreation Association MEDIA RELEASEWEDNESDAY, APRIL 1, 2015 Otago appointment brings health and recreation expertise to NZRA BoardOne of New Zealand’s most experienced recreation and health... more

ICC Cricket World Cup campaign inspires new generations

1 Apr 2015 Lifestyle
New Zealand Post ICC Cricket World Cup campaign inspires new generations of BLACKCAPSThe cricket fever that has swept New Zealand has fuelled a surge in the number of young Kiwis wanting to pad up for our main... more

Estère releases 'I Spy' remix and April Tour Dates

1 Apr 2015 Lifestyle
Aston Road MEDIA RELEASE 01.04.15ESTERE RELEASES 'I SPY' REMIX AND APRIL TOUR DATES Estère releases a remix of ‘I Spy’.One year ago, out of her bedroom in Wellington, Estère released her... more

Drug Free Sport NZ responds to Essendon ruling

1 Apr 2015 Lifestyle
Drug Free Sport NZ Media Release1 April 2015Drug Free Sport NZ responds to Essendon rulingDrug Free Sport NZ says yesterday's ruling on Essendon players by the Australian Football League’s Anti-Doping Tribunal... more

Princess Chelsea announces new album

31 Mar 2015 Lifestyle
The Label Princess Chelsea announces new album: The Great Cybernetic DepressionPRINCESS CHELSEATHE GREAT CYBERNETIC DEPRESSION Released 1st May 2015 Flying Nun/Lil' ChiefRising New Zealand musician PRINCESS... more

National record falls at Freediving NZ Depth national champs

31 Mar 2015 Lifestyle
Freediving New Zealand Ali Al Kalifa after surfacing from his record breaking dive (credit Freediving New Zealand)National record falls at Freediving NZ Depth national champsFor immediat... more

Beau-James Wells Defends Junior World Title

31 Mar 2015 Lifestyle
Snow Sports New Zealand / Media ReleaseBeau-James Wells Defends Junior World TitleValmalenco, Italy (30 March 2015) – Cardrona NZ freeskier Beau-James Wells (Wanaka) has defended his Junior World title, taking... more

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News

Crime falls for fifth year in a row

1 Apr 2015 News
Police Minister Michael Woodhouse welcomes crime data released today showing recorded crime has dropped by more than 100,000... more

Tax collection on employee share schemes examined

1 Apr 2015 News
Revenue Minister Todd McClay has welcomed the release this week of an Inland Revenue officials’ issues paper that seeks... more

Business

PAYE for NZ firms proposed in biggest tax shake-up since '57

31 Mar 2015 Business News By Pattick Smellie
March 31 (BusinessDesk) - The government is floating the idea of businesses paying their tax on a pay-as-you-go (PAYE) basis, like... more

Mark Powell to depart Warehouse by Feb 2016 after 4 years

30 Mar 2015 Business News By Jonathan Underhill
March 30 (BusinessDesk) - Mark Powell will step down as chief executive of Warehouse Group by February 2016 after 14 years, the last... more

Living

2degrees lights up Auckland Harbour Bridge in World First

13 Mar 2015 Lifestyle
Fusing light, music, mobile and one of Auckland’s most recognisable landmarks together – 2degrees launched another Kiwi... more

Third Thursday Set to Groove

9 Mar 2015 Lifestyle
The sounds of legendary jazz musician Charles Mingus is set to raise the beat of Wellington’s waterfront on 19 March, when the... more

Property

NZ property values rise at fastest pace in 9 months in March: QV

1 Apr 2015 Property By Suze Metherell
  NZ property values rise at fastest pace in 9 months in March: QV April 1 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand residential property... more

NZ house prices rise 3.6% in February

12 Mar 2015 Property By Tina Morrison
  NZ house prices rise 3.6% in February, led by a 14% jump in Auckland prices March 12 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand residential... more

Migration

PM plays down claim war criminals are living in NZ

2 Mar 2015 Migration
Prime Minister John Key says he is not aware of any suspected war criminals from the former Yugoslavia in New Zealand. The claim that... more

NZ migration rose to record in 2014

30 Jan 2015 Migration By Tina Morrison
  NZ migration surged to record in 2014, helped by robust economy Jan. 30 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand migration surged to a... more

Travel

Foss welcomes agreement for rental vehicle code

17 Mar 2015 Travel & Tourism
Associate Transport Minister Craig Foss is welcoming a move by the rental vehicle industry to establish a Code of Best Practice to... more

Productive discussions on Queenstown’s tourism workforce

6 Mar 2015 Travel & Tourism
Sustainable workforce solutions were at the centre of discussions between Government Ministers and tourism industry representatives... more

Sport

NZ Kiwi Ferns regroup under new coach

1 Apr 2015 Rugby
  Incoming NZ Kiwi Ferns coach Alan Jackson will be missing several veteran performers, when he leads the national... more

ICC announces Team of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015

31 Mar 2015 Cricket
The team was chosen by a select group of experts who were given the task of picking a balanced side on the basis of performances in... more

Columns

Gordon Campbell: The inadequate response to sexual violence

1 Apr 2015 Column By Gordon Campbell
On combatting sexual violence, the government has finally begun to undo some of the problems that were of its own making. Early in... more

Gordon Campbell on the Northland by-election

30 Mar 2015 Opinion
Column - Gordon Campbell   Gordon Campbell on the Northland by-election Supposedly, Winston Peters’ victory in Northland... more

Kiwi Success

Diligent names Brian Stafford as CEO, replacing Sodi

1 Apr 2015 Appointments By Tina Morrison
Diligent names Brian Stafford as new CEO; Sodi to focus on product design and development April 1 (BusinessDesk) - Diligent Board... more

Tower names Seniors Money's Brett Wilson as CFO

18 Mar 2015 Appointments
  Tower names Seniors Money's Brett Wilson as CFO, replacing Boggs March 18 (BusinessDesk) - Tower, the listed general insurer,... more

Recruitment

NZ Government moves to strengthen employment standards

26 Mar 2015 Recruitment
Workplace Relations and Safety Minister Michael Woodhouse today announced a package of measures to strengthen enforcement of minimum... more

RESEND: 63% of Warehouse permanent staff now on career wage

20 Mar 2015 Recruitment By Fiona Rotherham
  RESEND: Warehouse says 63% of permanent staff now on 'career retailer wage' (Fixes fourth paragraph to show Warehouse is... more