News

Celebrating volunteers in the disabled community

22 Jun 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Nicky WagnerMinister for Disability Issues 22 June 2016 Media Statement Celebrating volunteers in the disabled communityDisability Issues Minister Nicky Wagner today... more

Sell-out conference to look at getting better job

22 Jun 2016 News
Ako Aotearoa Sell-out conference to look at getting better job and study outcomes for secondary school studentsAchieving better job and study outcomes for the large proportion of secondary school students who... more

$7.9m for long-term health conditions research

22 Jun 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Steven JoyceMinister of Science and InnovationHon Dr Jonathan ColemanMinister of Health 22 June 2016 Media Statement $7.9m for long-term health conditions re... more

Ngapuhi Mourns Loss of Ngati Hine Leader

22 Jun 2016 News
Te Runanga a Iwi o Ngapuhi Te Runanga-A-Iwi O Ngapuhi wish to express their thoughts, prayers and aroha of the passing of a great Ngati Hine leader, Robin John Cooper CNZM.“Robin’s tenacity, leadership and... more

Gordon Campbell on the delusions driving the “Leave” option

22 Jun 2016 News
Column - Gordon Campbell Gordon Campbell on the delusions driving the “Leave” optionFirst published on Werewolf.co.nzmore

New chair of NZ Film Commission appointed

22 Jun 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Maggie BarryMinister for Arts, Culture and Heritage 22 June 2016 Media Statement New chair of NZ Film Commission appointedFormer Wellington mayor Kerry Prendergast has... more

Funding boost to improve NZ’s resilience to natural hazards

22 Jun 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Nikki KayeMinister of Civil Defence 22 June 2016 Funding boost to improve NZ’s resilience to natural hazardsCivil Defence Minister Nikki Kaye today announced that eight regions have... more

Doctor to rub shoulders with Kiwi rugby elites

22 Jun 2016 News
Lincoln University 22 June 2016Doctor to rub shoulders with Kiwi rugby elitesAn orthopaedic surgeon who works with Japan’s under-20 rugby team has come to Lincoln University to get more experience working with... more

More schools funded to trial innovative practice

22 Jun 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Hekia ParataMinister of Education22 June 2016More schools funded to trial innovative practiceEducation Minister Hekia Parata has announced that 46 innovative teaching projects... more

Collaborative approach to preventing Pacific family violence

22 Jun 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Peseta Sam Lotu-IigaMinister for Pacific Peoples21 June 2016 Collaborative approach to preventing Pacific family violencePacific People’s Minister, Peseta Sam Lotu-Iiga, has welcomed... more

Minister promotes Maori business in Seoul

21 Jun 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Te Ururoa FlavellTe Minita Whakawhanaketanga MaoriMinister for Maori Development 21 June 2016 Media Statement Minister promotes Maori business in SeoulMaori Development... more

Minister honours passing of Maori health leader

21 Jun 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Te Ururoa FlavellTe Minita Whakawhanaketanga MaoriMinister for Maori Development 21 June 2016 Media Statement Minister honours passing of Maori health leader Robert... more

Report shows tech sector’s value to NZ economy

21 Jun 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Steven JoyceMinister for Economic Development Hon Amy AdamsMinister for Communications 21 June 2016 Media Statement Report shows tech sector’s value to NZ ec... more

Progress Report from the Health Select Committee

21 Jun 2016 News
New Zealand Government Progress Report from the Health Select Committee The Health Select Committee has received over 19,000 submissions in response to the Petition of Hon Maryan Street and 8974 Others.The... more

Partnership leads to new maths programme

21 Jun 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Hekia ParataMinister of Education21 June 2016Partnership leads to new maths programmeEducation Minister Hekia Parata has paid tribute to a generous bequest and a special partnership... more

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News

UK New Zealander Stella Duffy awarded an OBE for services to the Arts

14 Jun 2016 Arts
Celebrated writer, theatremaker and Fun Palaces Co-Director Stella Duffy will receive... more

NZ gears up for the global space economy

14 Jun 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Steven JoyceMinister for Economic Development 14 June 2016 NZ gears up for the global space economy The... more

Business

NZ dollar drops vs. Australian dollar

7 Jun 2016 Business News By Johnathan Underhill
Article - BusinessDesk NZ dollar drops vs. Australian dollar on lack of RBA rate cut By Jonathan Underhill June 7 (BusinessDesk) -... more

NZ wholesale trades shrinks for second quarter

7 Jun 2016 Business News By Paul McBeth
Article - BusinessDesk Tuesday 07 June 2016 11:15 AM NZ wholesale trades shrinks for second quarter as agri sector weighs on basic... more

Living

REVIEW: Modern Maori Quartet steals the hearts of Londoners

8 Jun 2016 Entertainment By Charlotte Everett
The Modern Maori Quartet won over the hearts of homesick Kiwis and new friends with their debut London show on June 3rd. Fresh from... more

NZ-themed Salisbury Festival now open

29 May 2016 Arts
The Ageas Salisbury International Arts Festival, recently awarded silver for Best Tourism Event in South West Tourism Awards, is now... more

Property

Record annual profit for Kiwi Property

16 May 2016 Property
By Jonathan Underhill May 16 (BusinessDesk) - Kiwi Property Group, the country's biggest listed property investor by market value,... more

Record annual profit for Kiwi Property

16 May 2016 Property
Portfolio gain, rental income growth delivers record annual profit for Kiwi Property By Jonathan Underhill May 16 (BusinessDesk) -... more

Migration

Kiwis could be affected by tighter UK rules

30 Mar 2016 Migration By Audrey Young
British High Commissioner Jonathan Sinclair is defending changes to skilled migrant rules for Britain but suggests they won't affect... more

Immigrants' attitudes to corruption worries SFO

17 Feb 2016 Migration By Sophie Boot
Feb. 17 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand's record inbound migration has undermined the country's squeaky-clean reputation because of an... more

Travel

More funding for the New Zealand Cycle Trail

3 Jun 2016 Travel & Tourism
New Zealand Government   Rt Hon John Key Prime MinisterMinister of Tourism 3 June 2016 More funding for the New Zealand... more

Jucy plans to expand pod-style hotel chain to Australia

16 May 2016 NZ Tourism
Article - BusinessDesk Monday 16 May 2016 12:20 PM Jucy plans to expand pod-style hotel chain to Australia in 2017 By Fiona... more

Sport

Richie McCaw: 148

22 Jun 2016 Sport
Upstart Press   Richie McCaw: 148 148 tests 131 wins 110 times captain of the All Blacks 2 Rugby World Cup triumphs 12... more

Depleted Pulse bolster stocks for challenging road trip

23 Jun 2016 Netball
Netball Central June 23, 2016Depleted Pulse bolster stocks for challenging road trip Not for the first time this season, Central... more

Columns

Gordon Campbell on our refugee response, and a TPP rewrite

14 Jun 2016 Opinion
Column - Gordon Campbell   Gordon Campbell on our paltry refugee response and a brazen US rewrite of the TPP First published at... more

Gordon Campbell on Muhammad Ali

7 Jun 2016 Opinion By Gordon Campbell
As with Bob Dylan, Muhammad Ali changed the times in which he lived so thoroughly that anyone coming along afterwards will probably... more

Kiwi Success

New Ambassador to Belgium named

23 Jun 2016 Appointments
New Zealand Government Hon Murray McCully Minister of Foreign Affairs   23 June 2016 Media Statement New Ambassador to Belgium... more

New appointments to Vulnerable Children’s Board

12 May 2016 Appointments
New Zealand Government Hon Anne Tolley Minister for Social Development 12 May 2016 New appointments to Vulnerable Children’s... more

Recruitment

Zero-hour contracts gone, PPL extended

10 Mar 2016 Recruitment
New Zealand Government Hon Michael Woodhouse Minister for Workplace Relations and Safety 10 March 2016 Zero-hour contracts gone, PPL... more

Scheme helping to staff hard to fill positions

28 Feb 2016 Recruitment
New Zealand Government Scheme helping to staff hard to fill positions Health Minister Jonathan Coleman says an incentive scheme... more

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