News

Students dig deep to get results

4 Sep 2015 News
New Zealand Government Steven Joyce, Simon Bridges4 SEPTEMBER, 2015Students dig deep to get resultsTertiary Education, Skills and Employment Minister Steven Joyce and Transport Minister Simon Bridges have today... more

High school student triumphs at science awards

4 Sep 2015 News
New Zealand Government Hon Hekia ParataMinister of Education4 September 2015High school student triumphs at science awardsEducation Minister Hekia Parata has congratulated Orewa College’s Jennifer Palmer on... more

New Auckland premises for Framework Trust

4 Sep 2015 News
New Zealand Government Hon Dr Jonathan ColemanMinister of Health4 September 2015 New Auckland premises for Framework TrustHealth Minister Jonathan Coleman has today opened the new premises for Framework... more

Reports shows success of Whanau Ora approach

4 Sep 2015 News
New Zealand Government Hon Te Ururoa FlavellTe Minita Whanau OraMinister for Whanau Ora 4 September 2015 Reports shows success of Whanau Ora approachAn analysis of research and monitoring results from the... more

Emergency bill could save 750 refugees

4 Sep 2015 News
New Zealand Labour Party 4 September 2015 Emergency bill could save 750 refugees Labour will on Tuesday introduce an Emergency Humanitarian Response Bill to Parliament to... more

Green Party to introduce refugee quota bill

4 Sep 2015 News
Green Party 4 September 2015Green Party will seek leave to introduce Bill to increase refugee quota The Green Party will be seeking leave of Parliament, on Tuesday, to immediately introduce Denise Roche’s... more

Trade Minister to co-chair UAE-NZ Joint Economic Commission

4 Sep 2015 News
New Zealand Government Hon Tim GroserMinister of Trade4 September 2015 Trade Minister to co-chair UAE-New Zealand Joint Economic Commission Trade Minister Tim Groser departs Saturday 5 September for the... more

Minister to attend APEC Ministerial Meeting

4 Sep 2015 News
New Zealand Government Hon Paul GoldsmithMinister of Commerce and Consumer Affairs4 September 2015 Minister to attend APEC Ministerial MeetingCommerce and Consumer Affairs Minister Paul Goldsmith will... more

$120k to fund social enterprise projects for young people

4 Sep 2015 News
New Zealand Government Hon Nikki KayeMinister for Youth4 September 2015$120k to fund social enterprise projects for young peopleYouth Minister Nikki Kaye today announced that a further $120,000 is available to... more

Jaelynn’s video of fun class time wins school top prize

4 Sep 2015 News
Auckland University Jaelynn’s video of fun class time wins school top prizeA 10-year-old girl’s admiration for her teacher has resulted in her winning $5000 worth of computer equipment for her school.Campbells... more

Students only sausage rolls in Aussie takeover

4 Sep 2015 News
NZUSA Students only sausage rolls in Aussie takeoverStudents will suffer when Academic Colleges Group (ACG) gets swallowed up by an Australian company that makes everything from electricity to sausage rolls,... more

Family violence review submissions closing soon

4 Sep 2015 News
New Zealand Government Hon Amy AdamsMinister of Justice4 September 2015 Family violence review submissions closing soonNew Zealanders have two more weeks to have their say about how we can strengthen our... more

Marking International Day of Charity tomorrow

4 Sep 2015 News
New Zealand Government Hon Jo GoodhewMinister for the Community and Voluntary SectorMarking International Day of Charity tomorrowCommunity and Voluntary Sector Minister Jo Goodhew is encouraging New Zealanders... more

Minister praises huge progress since 2010

4 Sep 2015 News
New Zealand Government Hon Hekia ParataMinister of Education4 September 2015Minister praises huge progress since 2010 On the fifth anniversary of the first major earthquake to hit Christchurch, Education... more

NZ electricity market well-placed to drive innovation

4 Sep 2015 News
New Zealand Government Hon Simon BridgesMinister of Energy and Resources 4 September 2015 NZ electricity market well-placed to drive innovation and efficiencyEnergy and Resources Minister Simon Bridges... more

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News

$96.5 million for new science research programmes

3 Sep 2015 News
Science and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce has today announced funding for 48 new science research programmes, for a total... more

10 year passports will be delivered early

24 Aug 2015 News
10 year passports will be delivered early Internal Affairs Minister Peter Dunne today welcomed the Government Administration Select ... more

Business

CORRECT: Government, Auckland iwi reach agreement

3 Sep 2015 Business News By Fiona Rotherham
  CORRECT: Government, iwi reach agreement for private housing on Crown land in Auckland (Removes reference to selling land in... more

Air NZ to defend US class action over air cargo cartel claim

3 Sep 2015 Business News By Paul McBeth
  Sept. 3 (BusinessDesk) - Air New Zealand, the national carrier, will defend a multi-billion dollar class action in the US... more

Living

It’s Snoopy’s Birthday!

10 Aug 2015 Entertainment
20th Century Fox is celebrating Snoopy’s birthday ahead of the release of the first animated Peanuts movie SNOOPY AND CHARLIE... more

NZ's Sola Rosa Sound System heads to London - interview with Andrew Spraggon

6 Aug 2015 Entertainment By Charlotte Everett
Sola Rosa Sound System comes to London on 20 August – NZNewsUK London Editor Charlotte Everett had a chat with frontman Andrew... more

Property

Auckland house sales climb to 15-yr high for month of August

3 Sep 2015 Property By Paul McBeth
Article - BusinessDesk   Auckland house sales climb to 15-year high for month of August, prices stall Sept. 3 (BusinessDesk) -... more

Auckland house price growth stalls in July: Barfoot

5 Aug 2015 Property By Tina Morrison
  Auckland house price growth stalls in July as properties 'fully priced', Barfoot says Aug. 5 (BusinessDesk) - Auckland house... more

Migration

NZ net migration reaches new annual record in June

21 Jul 2015 Migration By Paul McBeth
  NZ net migration reaches new annual record in June, swelled by Indian, Chinese students July 21 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand... more

NZ migration rises to new annual record in May

22 Jun 2015 Migration By Suze Metherell
  NZ migration rises to new annual record in May, closing in on Treasury's upside scenario June 22 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand... more

Travel

Air NZ to continue alliance with Cathay Pacific

25 Aug 2015 Travel & Tourism By Joshua Riddiford
Air NZ to continue alliance with Cathay Pacific, targets Asian tourists Aug. 25 (BusinessDesk) - Air New Zealand's has had its... more

Partnerships push New Zealand’s profile abroad

25 Aug 2015 NZ Tourism
25 August 2015 Campaigns promoting New Zealand as an outstanding visitor destination reached more than 1.2 billion people globally... more

Sport

NZ Rowing: Kiwi crews book A finals

3 Sep 2015 Sport
3 Sept 2015 Emotions ran high on an action packed day four at the 2015 World Rowing Championships with eight New Zealand crews taking... more

Silver Ferns to take on world’s best!

3 Sep 2015 Netball
Netball’s greatest rivalry will take centre stage in October when the Silver Ferns host the world champion Australian Diamonds... more

Columns

Gordon Campbell on the flag campaign

25 Aug 2015 Opinion
Gordon Campbell on the flag campaign So far, the public has treated the government’s flag campaign with something between... more

Gordon Campbell on Donald Trump, and Dr Dre

19 Aug 2015 Opinion
Gordon Campbell on Donald Trump, and Dr Dre   For the past few months, you, me, and Rupert Murdoch have been waiting for the... more

Kiwi Success

Library and Information Advisory Commission Appointments

3 Sep 2015 Appointments
Library and Information Advisory Commission Appointments Internal Affairs Minister Peter Dunne today announced three new... more

Former cricketer Simon Doull signs with NZME

19 Aug 2015 Appointments
Former cricketer and established broadcaster Simon Doull signs with NZME 19 August 2015 – New Zealand Media and Entertainment... more

Recruitment

Eleven straight quarters of job growth

5 Aug 2015 Recruitment
The latest labour market data shows continued job growth, with 7,000 more people employed over the last quarter and 69,000 more New ... more

NZ unemployment rate rises to 5.9% on weaker jobs growth

5 Aug 2015 Recruitment By Paul McBeth
NZ unemployment rate rises to 5.9% as jobs growth lags behind growing population Aug. 5 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand's jobless rate... more