Living

Prisoners praise gospel singer at Spring Hill

26 Sep 2016 Lifestyle
Department Of Corrections Prisoners praise gospel singer at Spring Hill Corrections FacilityHamilton gospel singer/songwriter Nicky Moran entertained more than 120 prisoners at Spring Hill Corrections Facility... more

Ange Davis to appeal decision

26 Sep 2016 Lifestyle
BoxRec Ange Davis to appeal decisionOver the weekend in Auckland, New Zealand, Benjamin Watt put on his first boxing under BTW Promotions fight 4 Charity. The main event was Nailini Helu vs Ange Davis for the... more

Cyclists urged to light up on dim mornings

26 Sep 2016 Lifestyle
Cycling Action Network Cyclists urged to light up on dim morningsEarly morning cyclists need to make sure they are well lit, say cycling advocates."The start of daylight saving means more people on bikes, but... more

UC PhD student takes on land speed record again

26 Sep 2016 Lifestyle
University of Canterbury UC PhD student takes on land speed record againAn engineer studying for his PhD at the University of Canterbury is simultaneously researching the aerodynamics of asymmetrical vehicles... more

Jim Beam Homegrown 2017

26 Sep 2016 Lifestyle
Jim Beam Homegrown JIM BEAM HOMEGROWN 2017 – 1st AnnouncementCelebrating its 10th year, the Jim Beam Homegrown festival is back on March 4th and ready to fire on all cylinders! Kiwi music’s biggest party will... more

Tour to see Steven Adams in Oklahoma

26 Sep 2016 Lifestyle
Global Sports and Events 26 September 2016Tour to see Steven Adams in OklahomaKiwi sports fans have the opportunity to travel to Oklahoma City next February to see our very own Steven Adams play two games in... more

Smokefreerockquest national final results 2016

24 Sep 2016 Lifestyle
Smokefreerockquest Smokefreerockquest national final results 2016Northland metal band Alien Weaponry won this years’s Smokefreeroquest on Saturday night at Auckland’s Raye Freedman Centre, capping off their win... more

Opening Exchange Sets Tone For Title Tilt

23 Sep 2016 Lifestyle
New Zealand Rugby League Thursday, September 22, 2016Opening Exchange Sets Tone For Title TiltCounties Manukau Stingrays may not have to wait long for an indication of where their NZRL Nationals Women’s title... more

Cayley has Attitude and the Spirit to Match

22 Sep 2016 Lifestyle
Attitude Trust Media release September 12 2016Cayley has Attitude and the Spirit to MatchNumber crunching and tasks like shopping and cooking may prove difficult for Cayley Colyer, but this hasn’t hinder... more

"Violent media is helping to shape a violent NZ"

22 Sep 2016 Lifestyle
Office of Film and Literature Classification 22 September 2016 Chief Censor: “Violent media is helping to shape a violent NZ” The Film and Literature Board of Review has today upheld the Chief Censor’s R18... more

Olympic Champion Heads South for SBS Bank Tour of Southland

22 Sep 2016 Lifestyle
Cycling Southland / MEDIA RELEASE 21 September 2016Olympic Champion Heading South for SBS Bank Tour of SouthlandOlympic and world champion rower Hamish Bond will swap boat for bike when he takes on the... more

Tenor takes out Wellington Aria

21 Sep 2016 Lifestyle
Dame Malvina Major Foundation Tenor takes out Dame Malvina Major Foundation Wellington AriaWellington tenor Frederick Jones has won the prestigious Dame Malvina Major Foundation Wellington Aria, taking out the... more

World Vegetarian Day 1st October

21 Sep 2016 Lifestyle
World Vegetarian Day WORLD VEGETARIAN DAY For immediate releaseIt’s clear. Vegetarianism in New Zealand is growing rapidly. World Vegetarian Day on 1st October is the day to celebrate all things vegetarian.... more

Greg Murphy teams up with Tony Quinn for Hampton Downs

21 Sep 2016 Lifestyle
Hampton Downs Greg Murphy teams up with Tony Quinn for Hampton Downs and Highlands 101New Zealand motor racing superstar Greg Murphy is set to return to the Australian GT grid for the Hampton Downs 101 at the... more

Outdoors champion appointed to NZ Walking Access board

20 Sep 2016 Lifestyle
Walking Access Commission Media release20 September 2016Outdoors champion appointed to NZ Walking Access Commission boardRespected outdoors advocate Robin McNeill has been appointed to the board of the New... more

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News

Christchurch continuing to bounce back

23 Sep 2016 Canterbury Earthquake
New Zealand Government Hon Gerry BrownleeMinister supporting Greater Christchurch Regeneration   23 September... more

Local Government reforms extension

23 Sep 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Peseta Sam Lotu-IigaMinister of Local Government 23 September 2016 The Minister of Local Government ... more

Business

RBNZ pushes for new quarterly disclosure regime

23 Sep 2016 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk Friday 23 September 2016 12:47 PM RBNZ pushes for new quarterly disclosure regime By Paul McBeth Sept. 23 ... more

McClay says prospects for Indonesia trade good

23 Sep 2016 Business News
New Zealand Government Hon Todd McClayMinister of Trade 22 September 2016 Minister of Trade Todd McClay says he is encouraged by... more

Living

Young New Zealanders Making Films For Good

18 Jul 2016 Lifestyle
The Outlook for Someday Young New Zealanders Making Films For Good What does sustainability mean to you? Since 2007 The Outlook for... more

Review: NZ's Pitch Black - live in London

8 Jul 2016 Entertainment By Charlotte Everett
20 years after their debut at The Gathering, Pitch Black have satiated a packed venue of fans at London’s Oslo, in... more

Property

Auckland house prices are stabilising Barfoot says

3 Aug 2016 Property By Sophie Boot
Wednesday 03 August 2016 10:30 AM Auckland house prices are stabilising, may have plateaued, Barfoot says Aug. 3 (BusinessDesk) -... more

NZ home values rise at fastest quarterly pace in 12 years

2 Aug 2016 Property By Tina Morrison
Article - BusinessDesk NZ home values rise at fastest quarterly pace in 12 years By Tina Morrison Aug. 2 (BusinessDesk) - New... more

Migration

Kiwis could be affected by tighter UK rules

30 Mar 2016 Migration By Audrey Young
British High Commissioner Jonathan Sinclair is defending changes to skilled migrant rules for Britain but suggests they won't affect... more

Immigrants' attitudes to corruption worries SFO

17 Feb 2016 Migration By Sophie Boot
Feb. 17 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand's record inbound migration has undermined the country's squeaky-clean reputation because of an... more

Travel

Newer, faster and simpler eGates for Wellington

25 Aug 2016 Travel & Tourism
New Zealand Government   Hon Wagner using the new eGates at Wellington Airport.... more

NZ guest nights jump to a record in June amid tourism boom

10 Aug 2016 Travel & Tourism By Tina Morrison
Article - BusinessDesk Wednesday 10 August 2016 12:19 PM Aug. 10 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand accommodation providers had their... more

Sport

Stars to hit the court for FAST5 Ferns

23 Sep 2016 Netball
Netball NZ Stars to hit the court for FAST5 Ferns Friday 23 September, 2016The FAST5 Ferns will be eyeing off a fourth straight title... more

Columns

Gordon Campbell on the end game in Spain

25 Aug 2016 Opinion
Column - Gordon Campbell   Gordon Campbell on the end game in Spain First published on Werewolf more

Gordon Campbell on the Impotence of the Reserve Bank

11 Aug 2016 Opinion
Column - Gordon Campbell   Gordon Campbell on the Impotence of the Reserve Bank First published on Werewolf more

Kiwi Success

New appointment to FSANZ Board

29 Aug 2016 Appointments
New Zealand Government Hon Jo Goodhew Minister for Food Safety   29 August 2016 Jane Lancaster has been appointed to the Food ... more

Appointments to New Zealand National Commission for UNESCO

12 Aug 2016 Appointments
New Zealand Government Hon Hekia ParataMinister of Education 12 August 2016 Appointments to New Zealand National Commission for... more

Recruitment

Jobs growth continues to be strong

3 Aug 2016 Recruitment
New Zealand Government Hon Steven Joyce Minister for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment 3 August 2016 Jobs growth continues... more

NZ private sector wage inflation misses expectations in June

3 Aug 2016 State of the Market Report By Paul McBeth
Wednesday 03 August 2016 11:57 AM NZ private sector wage inflation misses expectations in June quarter Aug. 3 (BusinessDesk) - New... more

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