News

Rutherford Discovery Fellowships announced

11 Nov 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Steven JoyceMinister of Science and Innovation 11 November 2016 Rutherford Discovery Fellowships announcedScience and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce today announced the... more

Future of our Fisheries discussion document released

11 Nov 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Nathan GuyMinister for Primary Industries 11 November 2016 Future of our Fisheries discussion document released Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy is encouraging... more

Alumni Champion from Otago wins National "Project U" Award

11 Nov 2016 News
Untouched World 2016 ALUMNI CHAMPION FROM OTAGO WINS NATIONAL “PROJECT U” AWARD“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” Nelson Mandela“I’ll admit that quoting a man as... more

Recovery legislation bill passes third reading

10 Nov 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Gerry BrownleeActing Minister of Civil Defence 10 November 2016 Media Statement Recovery legislation bill passes third readingActing Civil Defence Minister Gerry... more

Guest nights continue record rise

10 Nov 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Paula BennettAssociate Minister of Tourism 10 November 2016 Media StatementGuest nights continue record riseA rise in guest nights in September shows the Government’s focus... more

$125,000 for drought-hit North Canterbury

10 Nov 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Nathan GuyMinister for Primary Industries10 November 2016 $125,000 for drought-hit North CanterburyA funding boost of $125,000 will help North Canterbury farmers deal with ongoing... more

McCully to Middle East

10 Nov 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Murray McCully Minister of Foreign Affairs 10 November 2016 McCully to Middle East Foreign Minister Murray McCully will travel to the Middle East next week to meet with leaders... more

Naval exercises in Hauraki Gulf and Bay of Plenty

10 Nov 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Gerry BrownleeMinister of Defence10 November 2016 Naval exercises in Hauraki Gulf and Bay of Plenty The New Zealand Defence Force will host two large multilateral naval exercises in... more

Fishing for solutions to plastic in our oceans

10 Nov 2016 News
Ara Institute Fishing for solutions to plastic in our oceans; all aboard the ORV Alguita The ORV Alguita research vessel has started her voyage around the Galapagos and Easter Islands and First Mate more

Maori Party voting record shows true agenda

10 Nov 2016 News
New Zealand Labour Party Meka WhaitiriMP for Ikaroa-RawhitiLocal Government spokespersonMEDIA STATEMENT10 November 2016 Maori Party voting record shows true agendaThe Maori Party’s pretence of being an... more

New Zealand hosts Pacific Parliamentary Forum

10 Nov 2016 News
New Zealand Government Office of the Speaker of the House of RepresentativesFor release: Thursday 10 NovemberNew Zealand hosts Pacific Parliamentary ForumPacific parliamentarians, recognised for their... more

New advisory group on smart agriculture established

10 Nov 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Amy AdamsMinister of Communications Hon Nathan GuyMinister for Primary Industries10 November 2016 New advisory group on smart agriculture establishedA new technical advisory group is... more

$1.87 million to fight Canterbury wildings

10 Nov 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Nathan GuyMinister for Primary Industries10 November 2016 Media Statement $1.87 million to fight Canterbury wildingsA funding boost of $1.87 million will help ta... more

New Zealand needs a cultural shift to keep data safe

10 Nov 2016 News
Massey University Thursday, November 10, 2016New Zealand needs a cultural shift to keep data safeNew Zealanders need to better understand the risks of prioritising user features over security when it comes to... more

Location announced for new Kumeu school

10 Nov 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Hekia ParataMinister of Education10 November 2016 Media Statement Location announced for new Kumeu schoolAuckland’s new Kumeu Primary School will open on Gilbransen Road,... more

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News

New Zealand Budget 2017

25 May 2017 Politics
25 May 2017 Speech:  Hon Steven Joyce - Minister of FinanceMr Speaker I move that the Appropriation (2017/18 Estimates) Bill be... more

Christchurch Cathedral Working Group report released

29 May 2017 Canterbury Earthquake
26 May 2017 Minister supporting Greater Christchurch Regeneration Nicky Wagner is today releasing the Cathedral Working Group... more

Business

Rocket launch a huge step for New Zealand’s space industry

25 May 2017 Business News
25 May 2017 Minister for Economic Development Simon Bridges has congratulated the team at Rocket Lab on the successful launch of... more

Increased investor confidence welcomed

29 May 2017 Business News
29 May 2017 Commerce and Consumer Affairs Minister Jacqui Dean today welcomed the Financial Markets Authority annual survey results... more

Living

Spirit of “Mateship” prominent at London ANZAC commemorations

25 Apr 2017 ANZAC By Charlotte Everett
All photos copyright Peter Livingstone Photography. Lead image: HRH The Duke of York (far right), with the Hon Alexander Downer (far... more

3rd Position, Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series

21 Nov 2016 Lifestyle
Emirates Team New Zealand EMIRATES TEAM NEW ZEALAND CLOSES IN 3rd POSITION THE LOUIS VUITTON AMERICA’S CUP WORLD SERIES more

Property

New Zealand Housing Affordability Measure released

10 May 2017 Property
10 May 2017 The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment’s (MBIE) new Housing Affordability Measure will allow the market... more

NZ house prices gain 11% in October

14 Nov 2016 Property
Article - BusinessDesk Monday 14 November 2016 10:28 AM NZ house prices gain 11% in October, driven by sales of higher value homes By... more

Migration

Suspension of decision making authority

25 Apr 2017 Migration
24 April 2017Immigration Minister Michael Woodhouse is taking steps to improve Immigration New Zealand’s decision making... more

Recognised Seasonal Employers employ more Kiwis

8 Feb 2017 Migration
7 Feb 2017 Immigration Minister Michael Woodhouse welcomes a report showing the vast majority of employers who take on seasonal... more

Travel

International visitors projected to spend $15 billion

12 May 2017 Travel & Tourism
12 May 2017 New Zealand’s tourism sector is forecast to grow significantly over the next seven years, with international... more

Tourism spending continues rise in 2017

10 May 2017 Travel & Tourism
27 April 2017 Tourism spending by both international and domestic visitors continues to grow strongly in 2017, Acting Tourism Minister... more

Sport

Canada win has Black Ferns Sevens on track

29 May 2017 Rugby
LYNN MCCONNELL     29 MAY 2017     WORLD RUGBY New Zealand's Black Ferns beat home team Canada... more

Pressure on Lions from the outset

29 May 2017 Rugby
29 MAY 2017 Former British & Irish Lions and Ireland lock Paul O'Connell believes the 2017 tour kicking off in Whangarei on... more

Columns

Gordon Campbell on the Gareth Morgan crusade

11 Nov 2016 Opinion
Column - Gordon Campbell   Gordon Campbell on the Gareth Morgan crusade First published on Werewolf more

Gordon Campbell on the US election outcome

10 Nov 2016 Opinion
Column - Gordon Campbell   Gordon Campbell on the US election outcome more

Kiwi Success

Law Commissioner appointed

29 May 2017 Appointments
29 May 2017 Former Secretary for Justice Belinda Clark has been appointed as Law Commissioner, Justice Minister Amy Adams announced... more

Spencer to be Acting Governor of Reserve Bank

8 Feb 2017 Appointments
7 Feb 2017 Finance Minister Steven Joyce will appoint current Deputy Reserve Bank Governor Grant Spencer as the Acting Governor of... more

Recruitment

New employment resource for young people

1 Mar 2017 Recruitment
28 Feb 2017 Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Minister Paul Goldsmith and Associate Education Minister Louise Upston have... more

Record number of people in employment

1 Feb 2017 Recruitment
1 Feb 2017 Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Minister Paul Goldsmith has welcomed the record number of New Zealanders now in... more

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