Living

Highlands Festival Speed Has Wide Appeal

3 Apr 2014 Lifestyle
Highlands Motorsport Park Highlands Festival Speed Has Wide AppealThe Festival of Speed at Highlands Motorsport Park in Cromwell is anything but your average motor race meeting.Inspired by the world famous... more

International Triathlon: Auckland Reaffirms Event Reputation

3 Apr 2014 Lifestyle
Triathlon New Zealand 3 April 2014For immediate release from Barfoot & Thompson ITU World Triathlon, Auckland. For further information visit www.triauckland.co.nzAuckland Reaffirms Its Event Reputation... more

Catching the (assistant) coach's eye

3 Apr 2014 Lifestyle
New Zealand Rugby League April 2, 2014Catching the (assistant) coach's eyeThomas Leuluai’s return to action for the NZ Warriors was the highlight of the Kiwis performances in this week’s NRL round.With regular... more

Jump in registrations for Methven’s Mountain Thunder Race

3 Apr 2014 Lifestyle
Mountain Thunder 3 April 2014Jump in registrations for Methven’s Mountain Thunder RaceJust-crowned national bike racing champion Bailie Perriton will be one of the star attractions at the Ride Forever Mountain... more

Film Premiere of "Women Art Revolution' comes to New Zealand

3 Apr 2014 Lifestyle
Auckland Women's Centre Film Premiere of "Women Art Revolution' comes to New ZealandApril 3rd 2014The premiere of a wonderful doco on the rise of the feminist art movement in the States, 'Women Art Revolution'... more

Over 1000 set to challenge poverty at Oxfam Trailwalker this

2 Apr 2014 Lifestyle
Oxfam Over 1000 set to challenge poverty at Oxfam Trailwalker this weekendPeople of all ages and fitness levels from across the country will be up bright and early this Saturday morning, gearing up to converge... more

New venue for Richter City Roller Derby

2 Apr 2014 Lifestyle
Richter City Roller Derby New venue for Richter City Roller DerbyWellington's Richter City Roller Derby is rolling into its first game of the season - with a new venue to boot. The Richter City Convicts will... more

NZL Sailing: Gains for on day ISAF Sailing World Cup Palma

2 Apr 2014 Lifestyle
Yachting New Zealand NZL Sailing Team Update: Massive gains for on day ISAF Sailing World Cup PalmaNZL Sailing Team crews made massive gains on day two of the ISAF Sailing World Cup Palma in now Mallorca,... more

Not-So-Flawless: Lorde Protests Photoshopping

2 Apr 2014 Entertainment
Self-proclaimed feminist Lorde joins the re-touching celebrity photos debate by tweeting a real picture of herself, acne and all. Lorde joined the celebrity debate over retouching photos on Sunday. The 17-year-old... more

Nike Football Launches "Risk Everything" Campaign

2 Apr 2014 Lifestyle
Nike Nike Football Launches "Risk Everything" CampaignStarring Ronaldo, Neymar, Rooney Today Nike launches the first part of its 2014 football campaign – #riskeverything.Starring Cristiano Ronaldo, Neymar and... more

Nominations open for Wellington Sportsperson of the Year

1 Apr 2014 Lifestyle
Sport Wellington Nominations are now open for The Dominion Post Wellington Sportsperson of the Year Awards 2014Nominations are now open for the annual The Dominion Post Wellington Sportsperson of the Year... more

International Rally of Whangarei: Night stage on Pohe Island

1 Apr 2014 Lifestyle
Whangarei District Council Media Release1 April 2014International Rally of Whangarei - Night stage on Pohe IslandThe International Rally of Whangarei returns later this month with a number of new competitive... more

Te Papa Misleads the People

1 Apr 2014 Lifestyle
One New Zealand Foundation Press Release by the One New Zealand Foundation Inc, 21 March 2014TE PAPA MISLEADS THE PEOPLEBy Ross Baker, Spokesperson for the One New Zealand Foundation Inc.On a recent visit to... more

Contact Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge - New Mountain Bike Event

1 Apr 2014 Lifestyle
Contact Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge Contact Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge Announces Exciting New Mountain Bike Event Category and Naming CompetitionOrganisers of NZ’s largest cycling event, the Contact Lake Taupo... more

Sellout show for ScHoolboy Q - bigger venue for Auckland

1 Apr 2014 Lifestyle
Olivia Young Media Alert: For Immediate ReleaseTuesday, 1st April 2014Sellout show for ScHoolboy Q announces bigger venue for AucklandFresh, charismatic rapper ScHoolboy Q of Top Dawg Entertainment sold out... more

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News

15,000 fewer people dependent on benefits

17 Apr 2014 News
New Zealand Government 15,000 fewer people dependent on benefits Social Development Minister Paula Bennett says the latest benefit ... more

Govt to establish Food Safety Science & Research Centre

16 Apr 2014 News
  Science and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce and Food Safety Minister Nikki Kaye today announced that expressions of interest... more

Business

Air NZ says claims withdrawn as other airlines settle in Oz

17 Apr 2014 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk   Air New Zealand says claims withdrawn as other airlines settle over cargo cartel, seeks costs April 17 ... more

Genesis Energy soars on debut, other gen-taliers rise

17 Apr 2014 Business News By Suze Metherell
  Genesis Energy soars on debut, leading fellow energy companies higher April 17 (BusinessDesk) – Shares in the partially... more

Living

The Taite Music Prize: IMNZ announces this years winner

17 Apr 2014 Entertainment
The winner of the fourth annual Taite Music Prize 2013 is Lorde for her album ‘Pure Heroine’ released on Universal Music... more

3 Mile Limit Movie Continues to Win Awards in the U.S

15 Apr 2014 Lifestyle
New Zealand movie ‘3 Mile Limit’ has won Best Feature Film at both the North Hollywood and Charleston International Film... more

Property

NZ house values rise at slowest annual pace in 6 months in March, QV says

7 Apr 2014 Property
April 7 (BusinessDesk) – New Zealand property values increased at the slowest annual pace in six months in March as lower... more

Auckland landlords lead in capital gains

28 Mar 2014 Property
Three-bedroom houses in Glen Innes giving an annual capital gain of 18.9%, followed by New Windsor. Auckland landlords are making... more

Migration

New working holiday agreement between New Zealand and Croatia launched

28 Mar 2014 Migration
Citizens of Croatia aged between 18 and 30 will soon be eligible to apply for a New Zealand Working Holiday Visa, giving them the... more

New Zealand immigration hits ten year high

28 Mar 2014 Migration
New statistics have shown net migration to New Zealand to be at a 10 year high, with China becoming the largest source of new... more

Travel

Chinese company to build $200M hotel on Auckland waterfront

16 Apr 2014 Travel & Tourism By Suze Metherell
  Company linked to one of China’s richest women to spend $200 mln on Auckland hotel April 16 (BusinessDesk) – Fu... more

SmartGate opens to arriving UK & US travellers

3 Apr 2014 Travel & Tourism
Customs Minister Maurice Williamson today announced SmartGate is now open to United Kingdom and American travellers on arrival. The... more

Sport

Dan Carter: All Blacks's goal is back-to-back World Cups

17 Apr 2014 Rugby By Oliver Brown
New Zealand No 10 is loving his sabbatical, including a trip to the Masters, however his only motive is to return fit and fresh for... more

Seeds March to Quarters at Skycity NZ Badminton Open

17 Apr 2014 Sport
TOP SEEDS CONTINUE MARCH TO QUARTER FINALS AT SKYCITY NZ BADMINTON OPEN Top seeds dominated in this morning’s 3rd round... more

Columns

Gordon Campbell: drone strikes & Judith Collins‘ last stand

17 Apr 2014 Opinion
Reportedly, US drone operators refer to their kills as "bug splat” - mainly because when the carnage is viewed on their... more

Gordon Campbell on the life & ACC work of Sir Owen Woodhouse

16 Apr 2014 Opinion
With the death of Sir Owen Woodhouse, the founding father of the Accident Compensation Scheme, New Zealand has lost one of the... more

Kiwi Success

BNZ names Anthony Healy as new CEO, replacing Thorburn

17 Apr 2014 Appointments
April 17 (BusinessDesk) – Bank of New Zealand, the local unit of Australia’s third-biggest mortgage lender, named the... more

Kiwi alpinist is finalist for prestigious award

26 Mar 2014 People
NZ Alpine Club Kiwi alpinist is finalist for prestigious mountaineering award New Zealand Alpine Club President John Cocks has today... more

Recruitment

Growth seen further lifting average wage by $7,500

15 Apr 2014 Recruitment
  The average annual wage is expected to increase by $7,500 to around $62,200 a year by 2018 if New Zealand achieves its ... more

NZ employment confidence lifts in 1st-qtr

31 Mar 2014 Recruitment
Article - BusinessDesk   NZ employment confidence lifts in 1st-qtr, current job opportunities seen less negative March 31 ... more