News

Waikato entrepreneurs grateful for internship programme

22 Oct 2014 News
University of Waikato 21 October 2014Waikato entrepreneurs grateful for internship programmeOne brings the no nonsense approach, the other provides the voice of reason; together they balance each other out.... more

Scotland’s radical independence movement

22 Oct 2014 News
Article - Daphne Lawless Scotland’s radical independence movementby Daphne Lawless (Fightback, Auckland)October 22, 2014http:... more

Agencies well prepared in case of Ebola

22 Oct 2014 News
New Zealand Government Agencies well prepared in case of EbolaHealth Minister Jonathan Coleman says government agencies remain prepared to deal with any potential Ebola cases in New Zealand.“While the risk to... more

Coleman recognises Sport Scholarships recipients

22 Oct 2014 News
New Zealand Government Coleman recognises Prime Minister’s Sport Scholarships recipients Sport and Recreation Minister Jonathan Coleman extends his congratulations to the athletes and sports officials who have... more

Fighting cyber-crime one app at a time

22 Oct 2014 News
Victoria University of Wellington MEDIA RELEASE22 October 2014___________________________________________________________Fighting cyber-crime one app at a timeThis summer Victoria University of Wellington... more

Top UK award for Waikato writer

22 Oct 2014 News
University of Waikato 22 October, 2014Top UK award for Waikato writer - releaseUniversity of Waikato English lecturer Dr Tracey Slaughter has won one of the UK’s top writing prizes.Dr Slaughter’s short story... more

First NZ job fairs in November

22 Oct 2014 News
New Zealand Government Hon Steven JoyceMinister for Tertiary Education, Skills & EmploymentHon Michael WoodhouseMinister of Immigration22 October 2014First NZ job fairs in NovemberThe Government has... more

Annual Report shows ACC on right track

22 Oct 2014 News
New Zealand Government Annual Report shows ACC on right trackMinister for ACC Nikki Kaye today welcomed the release of the Accident Compensation Corporation’s Annual Report, which shows its financial... more

Gordon Campbell on Pharmac, Gough Whitlam and Sleater-Kinney

22 Oct 2014 News
Column - Gordon Campbell Gordon Campbell on Pharmac, Gough Whitlam and Sleater-Kinneyby Gordon CampbellRidiculous reported comments on RNZ this morning by Trade Minister Tim Groser, as he sought to dampen down... more

Gallipoli 2015 deadline approaches

22 Oct 2014 News
New Zealand Government Gallipoli 2015 deadline approachesSuccessful applicants of the Gallipoli 2015 ballot have just four days left to accept their place at next year’s Anzac Day commemorations, Veterans’... more

Prisons safety to be boosted with on-body cameras

21 Oct 2014 News
New Zealand Government Prisons safety to be boosted as on-body cameras go nationwideCorrections Minister Peseta Sam Lotu-Iiga says staff and prisoner safety in prisons will be boosted by the wider use of on... more

Shane Jones Nauru, Mauritius, Seychelles High Commissioner

21 Oct 2014 News
New Zealand Government Hon Murray McCullyMinister of Foreign Affairs 21 October 2014 Media Statement Shane Jones appointed High Commissioner to Nauru, Mauritius and the SeychellesForeign Minister... more

Turei: Address in reply speech, 21 October 2014

21 Oct 2014 News
Speech - Green Party Embargoed until delivery Metiria Turei, Green Party Co-leaderAddress in reply speech, 21 October 2014IntroductionThe other day I had a moment of genuine inspiration while watching The... more

Community Welcome At NorthTec

21 Oct 2014 News
North Tec Community Welcome At NorthTecFree food, face painting, family fun and games will all be on the agenda on Sunday, 9 November, when NorthTec throws open its doors to the... more

Rangi Ruru Students Achieve National Success at Music Awards

21 Oct 2014 News
Rangi Ruru Girls' School 21 October 2014Rangi Ruru Students Achieve National Success at Prestigious Music Awards Competing Against Tertiary Music ScholarsOver the weekend Year 13 music scholars Amy Lee and Siyu... more

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News

NZ Labour Party Names Review Team

19 Oct 2014 Politics
New Zealand Labour Party Labour Names Review Team Labour’s New Zealand Council has appointed Bryan Gould as Convenor of its ... more

The Nation: RSA President BJ Clark & Ian Taylor, New NZ Flag

18 Oct 2014 News
The Nation Lisa Owen interviews RSA President BJ Clark and tech innovator Ian Taylor about changing the NZ flag Lisa Owen: Welcome... more

Business

Visiting Harvard Prof Bloom urges NZ to raise retirement age

17 Oct 2014 Business News By Suze Metherell
Oct. 17 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand needs to lift its retirement age and take advantage of an adaptable workforce before it gets... more

Danone says court delay would cause injustice

15 Oct 2014 Business News By Tina Morrison
  Danone says court delay would cause injustice if Fonterra arbitration fails Oct. 15 (BusinessDesk) - Danone Asia Pacific... more

Living

WW100 - why did NZ fight? Was it for democracy or empire?

20 Oct 2014 ANZAC By Charlotte Everett
On Thursday 16 October, the NZ-UK Link Foundation held their Inaugural Annual Lecture at the University of London’s Senate... more

A major win for organic New Zealand wine in the European Union

16 Oct 2014 Food & Wine
New Zealand’s organic wine industry has scored a major export victory with the announcement that the European Commission... more

Property

Reform of RMA critical to reforming housing affordability

15 Oct 2014 Property
The Resource Management Act needs to explicitly recognise the importance of New Zealanders’ access to more affordable housing... more

National Property Market Analysis

15 Oct 2014 Property
Auckland and Christchurch have recovered from the winter lull that is traditional in real estate, with written sales up and average... more

Migration

Migrants filliing employment gaps

22 Oct 2014 Migration
A stream of migrants has helped plug some of the gaps in New Zealand's steady employment growth. New data reveals migration numbers... more

UK Government: Indefinite Leave to Remain made simple

30 Sep 2014 Migration
There are thousands of expats living in the UK who are aiming for permanent residency status and, eventually, a British passport. But... more

Travel

NZ guest nights flat in August as foreign stays taper off

10 Oct 2014 Travel & Tourism By Paul McBeth
  By Paul McBeth Oct. 10 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand guest nights were largely flat in August from a month earlier as a gain... more

Business tourism industry applauds Key's vision

6 Oct 2014 NZ Tourism
Conventions & Incentives New Zealand (CINZ) is welcoming news that Prime Minister John Key is to retain his Tourism portfolio... more

Sport

Henare makes it three-in-a-row at Gisborne

19 Oct 2014 Sport
New Master Woolhandler Joel Henare continued an unbeaten start to the new shearing sports season with a triumphant homecoming in ... more

Te Iwi Kiwi jersey captures Pacific roots

17 Oct 2014 Rugby League
When the NZ Kiwis run onto Whangarei’s Toll Stadium for their Four Nations clash with Toa Samoa on November 1, they will pay ... more

Columns

Gordon Campbell on New Zealand (again) in other peoples wars

16 Oct 2014 Opinion By Gordon Campbell
  Gordon Campbell on New Zealand getting involved (again) in other peoples wars Apparently, the Key government is still... more

Gordon Campbell: child poverty and Shearer’s latest outburst

15 Oct 2014 Opinion By Gordon Campbell
The politicisation of (a) the public service and (b) the operations of the Official Information Act have been highlighted by the ... more

Kiwi Success

Corban honoured by Institute of Directors

17 Oct 2014 Appointments
Institute Of Directors Local businessman Brian Corban was made a Distinguished Fellow of the Institute of Directors yesterday, in a... more

Kiwi Income Property reshuffles executive positions

13 Oct 2014 Appointments
Article - BusinessDesk   Kiwi Income Property reshuffles executive positions By Suze Metherell Oct. 13 (BusinessDesk) - Kiwi... more

Recruitment

Ngati Awa Cast Net Wide In Search For Commercial Leaders

9 Oct 2014 Recruitment
Te Runanga o Ngati Awa is widening its scope in the hunt for directors for the Whakatane based iwi authority’s commercial arm... more

NZ's top pay packet revealed: $4.1m

30 Sep 2014 Recruitment
With a total pay package worth $4.1 million, ANZ New Zealand's David Hisco is the top-paid boss in the Business Herald's executive pay... more