Living

Countdown backs New Zealand Commonwealth Games team

16 Jul 2014 Lifestyle
Countdown Countdown to Glasgow!Countdown backs New Zealand Commonwealth Games team16 July 2014: New Zealanders will have the opportunity to send handwritten messages of support to their favourite athletes as... more

epaySilver Fern Rally - Top Trio to Be Remembered

15 Jul 2014 Lifestyle
epay Silver Fern Rally epaySilver Fern Rally - Top Trio to Be RememberedOne of the best aspects of marathon rallying is the camaraderie within the sport and a gesture by the organising team of November's epay... more

Transistors Get Professional!

15 Jul 2014 Lifestyle
Arch Hill Recordings Transistors Get Professional!Rangiora (New Zealand) heroes Transistors have released the new video for the track "Professional" - taken from their album more

"Mass of the Children" at Knox Church 26/7/14

15 Jul 2014 Lifestyle
City Choir Dunedin City Choir Dunedin concert "Mass of the Children" at Knox Church Dunedin on Saturday, 26 July, at 7.30pm:Saturday 26 July, 7.30pm: City Choir Dunedin concert “Mass of the Children”, at Knox... more

Debut Synergy: Housebound

15 Jul 2014 Lifestyle
Script to Screen Debut Synergy: HouseboundEVENT: 29 JULY 2014, WINTERGARDEN, CIVIC THEATRE, FREE“Housebound manages to balance consistent, fantastic comedy with a properly eerie mystery and what should be a... more

Lizzie Marvelly Hits the Charts with Writer’s Debut EP

15 Jul 2014 Lifestyle
Niki Schuck Marvelly Hits the Charts with Writer’s Debut EPAuckland, 14 July 2014 - Lizzie Marvelly's writer's debut EP has gone to number 14 on the official New Zealand album charts in its first week of... more

World premiere of Voices of the Land in Wellington

15 Jul 2014 Lifestyle
Victoria University of Wellington World premiere of Voices of the Land – Richard Nunns documentary – in WellingtonA cinematic documentary about Richard Nunns, a world-renowned performer of taonga puoro,... more

St Mary’s Old Girls receive good practice recognition

14 Jul 2014 Lifestyle
Sport Wellington St Mary’s Old Girls Netball Club receive Lotto Sport Makers good practice recognitionSt Mary’s Old Girls (SMOG) Netball Club has recently been recognised by Sport Wellington for demonstrating... more

American Authors: Alt Rock Band Returning to New Zealand

14 Jul 2014 Lifestyle
Frontier Touring Company American AuthorsBrooklyn-Based Alt Rock Band Are Returning to Australia & New Zealand This SeptemberFrontier Touring are excited to announce Brooklyn-based alt rock band American... more

Hewitt And Dodds Top Ten in High Quality Hamburg Races

13 Jul 2014 Lifestyle
Triathlon New Zealand Hewitt And Dodds Top Ten in High Quality Hamburg RacesTriathlete Andrea Hewitt has shown her readiness for the Glasgow Commonwealth Games with a strong outing at the ITU Hamburg WTS race... more

Proctor Bringing Back 'Old Favourite' for Targa Event

13 Jul 2014 Lifestyle
Targa NZ 11-07-14Proctor Bringing Back 'Old Favourite' for 20th Anniversary Targa EventTrue to his word, high-profile New Zealand motorsport personality Clark Proctor has confirmed he will contest this year's... more

Journey across the Tasman was to be a world for asthma

11 Jul 2014 Lifestyle
Solo kayaker’s journey across the Tasman was to be a world first for asthma On the 19th of April, Scott Donaldson left Coffs Harbour, on a mission to be the first person to kayak across the Tasman Sea... more

Die! Die! Die! announce NZ S W I M Tour

10 Jul 2014 Lifestyle
The Label Undertheradar PresentsDie! Die! Die!announce NZ S W I M TourCrystalising the pent up anticipation for upcoming album S W I M, Dunedin post-punkers Die! Die! Die! divulge details of their NZ tour that... more

5 Seconds of Summer to Make Their VMA Debut at MTV Awards

10 Jul 2014 Lifestyle
MTV NZ 5 SECONDS OF SUMMER TO MAKE THEIR VMA PERFORMANCE DEBUT AT THE “2014 MTV VIDEO MUSIC AWARDS”GLOBAL SUPERSTAR USHER TO MAKE TRIUMPHANT RETURNTO MTV AND VMA STAGETHE “2014 MTV VIDEO MUSIC AWARDS” AIRS... more

Hamburg a Chance for Young and Old

10 Jul 2014 Lifestyle
Triathlon New Zealand 10 July 2014Hamburg a Chance for Young and OldHamburg plays host to the latest round in the ITU World Triathlon Series this weekend with a sprint distance race backed up by the ITU World... more

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News

Support for kiwi, not moas, in Rimutaka

18 Jul 2014 News
The Government today announced a $70,000 Community Conservation Partnership Fund grant for the Rimutaka Forest Park Trust to ensure... more

Coleman to meet China’s top military officer

18 Jul 2014 News
New Zealand Government Coleman to meet China’s top military officer Defence Minister Jonathan Coleman will hold talks on Monday... more

Business

Moa boosts first quarter sales, expects higher margins

22 Jul 2014 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk   Moa boosts first quarter sales, expects higher margins to drive profits By Tina Morrison July 22 ... more

Hon. Steven Joyce: Better public services for businesses

21 Jul 2014 Business News
A single unique number for every business and a range of new services that reduce the need for businesses to provide the same ... more

Living

Anti-mining campaign doco debuts at NZ Film Festival

22 Jul 2014 Entertainment
Playing at this year’s New Zealand International Film Festival, Cap Bocage is a close-up exploration of the forces that came... more

Inbetweeners 2 Cast Heads Down under for NZ Premiere

22 Jul 2014 Lifestyle
The stars of this year’s most anticipated comedy, The Inbetweeners 2 will head to New Zealand next month as part of the... more

Property

NZ house sales fall in June, led by cheaper properties

14 Jul 2014 Property By Suze Metherell
July 14 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand house sales fell in June from a year earlier, led by properties of $400,000 or less, indicating... more

Average Auckland house prices reach record level

10 Jul 2014 Property
The average asking price for a home in Auckland has reached the record level of 732 thousand, 240 dollars. The figure is provided by... more

Migration

UK Tier 1 visa extension deadline looming

11 Jul 2014 Migration
If you’re in the UK on a Tier 1 (General) visa, you’ll need to apply for an extension as soon as possible. The deadline... more

NZ more appealing to ex-pats - survey

10 Jul 2014 Migration
Auckland and Wellington have become more appealing to ex-pats in the past 12 months, a new survey has found. Both cities both dropped... more

Travel

100% Middle-Earth campaign wins prestigious travel award

17 Jul 2014 Travel & Tourism
Associate Tourism Minister Todd McClay has congratulated Tourism New Zealand on winning the Pacific Asia Travel Association’s... more

NZ guest nights at three-year high

10 Jul 2014 Travel & Tourism By Suze Metherell
July 10 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand guest nights climbed to a three-year high in May as short term stays climbed across all... more

Sport

Fellowes and Hazeldine Sign for EasiYo Tactix

22 Jul 2014 Netball
EasiYo Tactix are delighted to announce the signing of experienced defender Demelza Fellowes (formerly McCloud) and versatile... more

Heat’s on for open water masters swimmers

22 Jul 2014 Sport
With local temperatures dipping to winter lows, more than 80 Kiwi swimmers are taking off to Samoa this week, to take on warmer open... more

Columns

Gordon Campbell on the non-apology to Tania Billingsley, PM John Key

22 Jul 2014 Opinion By Gordon Campbell
  The refusal by Prime Minister John Key to issue a personal apology to Tania Billingsley has been accompanied by an array of... more

Gordon Campbell on the failure to prosecute the GCSB

18 Jul 2014 Opinion By Gordon Campbell
So one hand of the state – the Independent Police Conduct Authority - has now washed the hands of its brother agencies, and... more

Kiwi Success

Minister announces ACC Board appointments

8 Jul 2014 Appointments
New Zealand Government Minister announces ACC Board appointments ACC Minister Judith Collins today announced the appointment of ... more

Air NZ boss Luxon to sit on Virgin board

4 Jul 2014 Appointments By Suze Metherell
July 4 (BusinessDesk) - Air New Zealand boss Christopher Luxon has been appointed to Virgin Australia's board alongside its fellow... more

Recruitment

750 additional Trades Academy places for 2015

14 Jul 2014 Recruitment
New Zealand Government   Hon Steven Joyce Minister for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Hon Hekia Parata Minister of... more

Take a dip into global talent pool

9 Jul 2014 Recruitment
International candidates can bring added value, says recruitment specialist New Zealand's thriving economy has created a "unique... more