News

Air New Zealand – Air China alliance authorised

1 Sep 2015 News
New Zealand Government Hon Simon BridgesMinister of Transport1 September 2015 Air New Zealand – Air China alliance authorisedA new strategic alliance between Air New Zealand and Air China will make New... more

Court rules changed to support information sharing

1 Sep 2015 News
New Zealand Government Hon Amy AdamsMinister of JusticeMinister for Courts1 September 2015 Court rules changed to support family violence information sharing Justice Minister Amy Adams has announced new... more

Red tape reduced for veterans

1 Sep 2015 News
New Zealand Government Hon Craig FossMinister of Veterans’ Affairs 1 September 2015Red tape reduced for veteransVeterans will soon find it easier to claim their recreational travel concession, Veterans’... more

Key to unlocking Tauranga congestion underway

1 Sep 2015 News
New Zealand Government Hon Simon BridgesMinister of Transport 1 September 2015 Key to unlocking Tauranga congestion underwayArtist’s ImpressionTransport Minister Si... more

Appointment of Judge of the Court of Appeal

1 Sep 2015 News
New Zealand Government Hon Christopher FinlaysonAttorney-General1 October 2015 Appointment of Judge of the Court of Appeal The Honourable Justice Stephen Kós has been appointed a Judge of the Court of... more

Mirrors are Magic

1 Sep 2015 News
Te Manawa Mirrors are MagicA new exhibition that uses mirrors to explore the science of reflections and reflected light will open on Saturday 12 September at Canterbury Museum.Mirror Magic goes beyond the... more

Government grant for East Coast stream restoration

1 Sep 2015 News
New Zealand Government Hon Dr Nick SmithMinister for the Environment 1 September 2015 Government grant for East Coast stream restorationAn $89,700 grant from the Community Environment Fund for the... more

Fifth Children’s Team goes live in Hamilton

1 Sep 2015 News
New Zealand Government Hon Anne TolleyMinister for Social Development 1 September 2015 Fifth Children’s Team goes live in HamiltonSocial Development Minister Anne Tolley has officially launched the... more

Academic elected to International Institute for Conservation

1 Sep 2015 News
University of Auckland Academic elected to International Institute for ConservationThe University of Auckland’s Dilys Johns has been elected as a Fellow of the International Institute for Conservation of... more

New chiefs of Army and Navy announced

1 Sep 2015 News
New Zealand Government Hon Gerry BrownleeMinister of Defence 1 September 2015 New chiefs of Army and Navy announced Defence Minister Gerry Brownlee today announced the appointment of new Chiefs of the New... more

Gordon Campbell on NZ’s response to Euope's refugee crisis

1 Sep 2015 News
Column - Gordon Campbell Gordon Campbell on the government’s response to the refugee crisis in EuropeThe government’s refusal to accept an emergency intake of refugees from the hundreds of thousands now... more

LGNZ calls for review on special licences regime

1 Sep 2015 News
Local Government NZ LGNZ calls for review on special licences regimeLGNZ and its member councils across New Zealand have confirmed support for the intent of the Bill passed in Parliament last week, to extend... more

Extra $2.6m support for storm-affected regions

1 Sep 2015 News
New Zealand Government Hon Nathan GuyMinister for Primary IndustriesHon Nikki KayeMinister of Civil Defence 1 September 2015 Extra $2.6m support for storm-affected regionsMinister for Primary Industries... more

Update on recovery in storm-affected regions

1 Sep 2015 News
New Zealand Government Hon Nikki KayeMinister of Civil Defence1 September 2015 Update on recovery in storm-affected regionsCivil Defence Minister Nikki Kaye says recovery from the severe storm in June is... more

Bids open for Ultra-Fast Broadband expansion

1 Sep 2015 News
New Zealand Government Hon Amy AdamsMinister for Communications Embargoed until 12am, 1 September 2015 Bids open for Ultra-Fast Broadband expansionCommunications Minister Amy Adams will today release a... more

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News

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

One month left for councils to get digital enablement plans sorted

19 Aug 2015 News
New Zealand Government Hon Amy AdamsMinister for Communications 19 August 2015 Local authorities have four more weeks to submit a... more

Business

NZ wool prices unchanged at auction amid Chinese uncertainty

28 Aug 2015 Business News By Tina Morrison
  NZ wool prices unchanged at auction amid Chinese uncertainty Aug. 28 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand wool prices held steady at... more

NZ dollar bounces from six-year low

25 Aug 2015 Business News By Paul McBeth
Article - BusinessDesk   NZ dollar bounces from six-year low after market volatility takes a breather By Paul McBeth Aug. 25 ... 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 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

Site purchased for Pt Chevalier Kindergarten

31 Jul 2015 Property
New Zealand Government   Hon Nikki Kaye Associate Minister of Education   31 July 2015   Site purchased for Pt... 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

All Blacks squad for Rugby World Cup 2015 announced

30 Aug 2015 Rugby
30 August 2015 The All Blacks squad for Rugby World Cup 2015 has been announced with the All Blacks selectors selecting a squad... more

Gold medals for Austria and Slovakia after close slalom

30 Aug 2015 Sport
Winter Games NZ Gold medals for Austria and Slovakia after close fought slalom at Audi quattro Winter Games NZ 2015 A world class... 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

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

New ECan commissioner appointed

6 Aug 2015 Appointments
Elizabeth Cunningham has been appointed as a commissioner at Environment Canterbury (ECan), Environment Minister Dr Nick Smith and... 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