News

New milestone in heavy vehicle fuel efficiency

17 Oct 2014 News
New Zealand Government Hon Simon BridgesMinister of Energy and Resources17 October 2014New milestone in heavy vehicle fuel efficiencyEnergy and Resources Minister Simon Bridges says an agreement signed between... more

Cultural impact assessments: balance needed

17 Oct 2014 News
Auckland Council Media “Protecting Auckland’s cultural heritage is a key part of Auckland Council’s job but so is making sure consent applicants don’t find themselves tied up in ... more

Minister urges safety first on the water

17 Oct 2014 News
New Zealand Government Hon Simon BridgesMinister of Transport 17 October 2014 Media Statement Minister urges safety first on the waterTransport Minister Simon Bridges wants boat users to make... more

New Zealand wins Security Council seat

17 Oct 2014 News
Prime Minister John Key has welcomed New Zealand securing a place on the United Nations Security Council for the 2015-16 term. “New Zealand’s success in gaining a place on the Security Council is a ... more

Michelle Levine Interview on Roy Morgan Post Election Poll

16 Oct 2014 News
Article - The Scoop Team National Falls, Labour Hits Record Lows In Roy Morgan NZ Post Election Poll - Michele Levine IV... more

Sprint to the finish line

16 Oct 2014 News
Waikato University 16 October 2014Sprint to the finish lineKristie Baillie has had a great few years at Waikato University, and will be graduating with a Bachelor of Social Sciences (majoring in Anthropology... more

Whitireia celebrates ten years of Pacific nursing

16 Oct 2014 News
Whitireia NZ For immediate releaseWhitireia celebrates ten years of Pacific nursing Tomorrow Whitireia will be celebrating the tenth anniversary of its Bachelor of Nursing Pacific programme.Launched in 2004,... more

Campaign to help Kiwis recognise stroke signs

16 Oct 2014 News
New Zealand Government Campaign to help Kiwis recognise stroke signsHealth Minister Jonathan Coleman says a new campaign to help New Zealanders recognise the signs of a stroke is being launched in Waikato... more

Student pitches film ideas

16 Oct 2014 News
Eastern Institute of Technology Media ReleaseNEW ZEALAND WRITERS GUILD SHOWCASES STUDENT SCRIPTWRITERWhile her classmates were enjoying their study break, EIT student Rhiannon Edwards was in Auckland pitching... more

World of Opportunities for New Zealand Graduates

16 Oct 2014 News
Weltec 15 OCTOBER 2014PRESS RELEASE WORLD OF OPPORTUNITIES FOR NEW ZEALAND GRADUATESThe Summer Olympics, Edinburgh Festival, Glastonbury Festival, London Film Festival, Cricket and Rugby World Cup – these are... more

New technology speeds up cancer treatment

16 Oct 2014 News
New Zealand Government Hon Dr Jonathan ColemanMinister of Health16 October 2014New technology speeds up cancer treatmentHealth Minister Jonathan Coleman says new technology being used at Auckland City Hospital... more

Chemistry Professor Alistair Wilkins awarded title

16 Oct 2014 News
Waikato University 16 October 2014Alistair Wilkins awarded title of Emeritus ProfessorUniversity of Waikato chemistry Professor Alistair Wilkins has been made an Emeritus Professor, receiving the award at a... more

World War One exhibition gives insight into war and conflict

16 Oct 2014 News
New Zealand Government World War One exhibition gives insight into war and conflictThe commitment and sacrifice of thousands of New Zealanders in the war to end all wars is brought to life in a compelling new... more

More accolades for PGP programmes

15 Oct 2014 News
New Zealand Government More accolades for PGP programmesPrimary Industries Minister Nathan Guy has congratulated Precision Seafood Harvesting (PSH) for winning the Innovation in Sustainability & Clean Tech... more

UK House of Commons Palestine vote: well meant but futile

15 Oct 2014 News
Article - Alan Hart The UK House of Commons Palestine vote: a well meant but futile gestureby Alan HartOctober 15, 2014www.redressonline.... more

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News

Prime Minister extends condolences to Canada

23 Oct 2014 News
Prime Minister John Key has expressed his deepest sympathies to those affected by this morning’s events in Canada. “The... more

Fighting cyber-crime one app at a time

22 Oct 2014 News
This summer Victoria University of Wellington will be home to four Singaporean students researching cyber threats. The students... more

Business

MARKET CLOSE: NZX 50 climbs to new record, led by RBD

23 Oct 2014 Business News By Suze Metherell
MARKET CLOSE: NZX 50 climbs to new record, Restaurant Brands gains on guidance Oct. 23 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand shares rose to a... more

CarbonScape seeks $1.5M from crowd with 'green coke' offer

23 Oct 2014 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk   CarbonScape seeks $1.5 mln from crowd with 'green coke' offer By Suze Metherell Oct. 23 (BusinessDesk)... 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

Community Netball Manager appointed to Welsh Netball

23 Oct 2014 Netball
Netball New Zealand Community Netball Manager appointed to Welsh Netball 23 October 2014 Trish Wilcox has been appointed as the... more

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

Columns

Gordon Campbell: tokenism of NZ‘s role against Islamic State

23 Oct 2014 Opinion By Gordon Campbell
Gordon Campbell on the tokenism of New Zealand‘s role against Islamic State Was John Key born lucky or what? Political... more

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

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