News

NZ and Australian principals swap schools

25 Jul 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Hekia ParataMinister of Education 25 July 2016 Media statement NZ and Australian principals swap schoolsA Gisborne principal has today become acting principal of an... more

Video conferencing improves access to justice

25 Jul 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Amy AdamsMinister of Justice 25 July 2016 Video conferencing improves access to justiceJustice and Courts Minister Amy Adams has welcomed a new joint initiative to use... more

Second round of consultation for new disability strategy

25 Jul 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Nicky WagnerMinister for Disability Issues 25 July 2016 Media Statement Second round of consultation for new disability strategyDisability Issues Minister Nicky Wagner... more

Spirit of New Zealand voyages lead to resilience

25 Jul 2016 News
University of Otago Spirit of New Zealand voyages lead to long-lasting resilience in teensNew University of Otago research shows that teenagers who go on a Spirit of New Zealand sea voyage display significant... more

Waitangi Tribunal case against Corrections

25 Jul 2016 News
JustSpeak The public get to have their say on the Waitangi Tribunal case against CorrectionsMedia release: 25/07/16This Wednesday the public have the chance to discuss the crisis of mass imprisonment, and its... more

Tonga Prime Minister to visit NZ

25 Jul 2016 News
New Zealand Government Rt Hon John KeyPrime Minister Government of New Zealand25 July 2016 Tonga Prime Minister to visit NZ Prime Minister John Key today announced Tonga Prime Minister Samuela ‘Akilisi Pohiva... more

Children’s hazardous substances injuries drop

25 Jul 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Dr Nick SmithMinister for the Environment 24 July 201Children’s hazardous substances injuries dropThe number of children hospitalised with hazardous substances injuries dropped 40... more

More kids benefiting from Fruit in Schools

25 Jul 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Dr Jonathan ColemanMinister of Health 25 July 2016 More kids benefiting from Fruit in Schools Health Minister Jonathan Coleman says this year’s expansion of the Fruit in Schools... more

On The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews John Tamihere

23 Jul 2016 News
The Nation On The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews John Tamihere and David Seymour Youtube clips from the show are available here. <... more

Government acknowledges ‘herculean’ task

22 Jul 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Dr Nick SmithMinister for the Environment 22 July 2016   The work of the Judge David Kirkpatrick-led Independent Hearings Panel in successfully reporting the proposed Auckland... more

Forests and coast of Kahurangi protected

22 Jul 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Maggie BarryMinister of Conservation 22 July 2016 Media Statement Forests and coast of Kahurangi protectedA major new addition to the Kahurangi National Park in Nelson... more

McCully to Laos for Asia-Pacific meetings

22 Jul 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Murray McCully Minister of Foreign Affairs   22 July 2016 McCully to Laos for Asia-Pacific meetings Foreign Minister Murray McCully travels to Laos next week to attend the... more

Kermadec/Rangitahua Ocean Sanctuary closer

22 Jul 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Dr Nick SmithMinister for the Environment22 July 2016 Media Statement Kermadec/Rangitahua Ocean Sanctuary closerThe Government is welcoming a parliamentary committee... more

Pilot to support patients with diabetes and mental illness

22 Jul 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Dr Jonathan ColemanMinister of Health 22 July 2016 Pilot to support patients with diabetes and mental illness Health Minister Jonathan Coleman welcomes two new innovative pilot... more

June social housing register released

22 Jul 2016 News
  New Zealand GovernmentHon Paula Bennett Minister for Social Housing22 July 2016 The latest social housing register shows that the Government is working with vulnerable people to support their housing... more

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News

Predator Free NZ 2050 to be a massive team effort

25 Jul 2016 Environment
New Zealand Government Hon Steven Joyce Minister of Science and Innovation Hon Nathan Guy Minister for Primary Industries Hon Ma... more

Minister clarifies China trade issue

25 Jul 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Todd McClayMinister of Trade 25 July 2016   Minister clarifies China trade issue Trade Minister Todd... more

Business

PM censures Trade Minister for 'head of a pin' answers

25 Jul 2016 Business News By Pattrick Smellie
Article - BusinessDesk Monday 25 July 2016 05:13 PM PM censures Trade Minister for 'head of a pin' answers on China trade ... more

Consultation for FMA, XRB, Companies Office funding

25 Jul 2016 Business News
New Zealand Government   Hon Paul Goldsmith Minister of Commerce and Consumer Affairs 25 July 2016 Consultation for FMA... more

Living

Young New Zealanders Making Films For Good

18 Jul 2016 Lifestyle
The Outlook for Someday Young New Zealanders Making Films For Good What does sustainability mean to you? Since 2007 The Outlook for... more

Review: NZ's Pitch Black - live in London

8 Jul 2016 Entertainment By Charlotte Everett
20 years after their debut at The Gathering, Pitch Black have satiated a packed venue of fans at London’s Oslo, in... more

Property

House prices to peak next year on new supply

25 Jul 2016 Property By Paul McBeth
Article - BusinessDesk Monday 25 July 2016 House prices to peak next year on new supply, lower migration: Infometrics July 25... more

All five leading retail banks require 40% deposit

21 Jul 2016 Property By Fiona Rotherham
Article - BusinessDesk Thursday 21 July 2016 04:55 PM UDATE: All five leading retail banks require 40% deposit from property ... 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

NZ guest nights fell in May

12 Jul 2016 Travel & Tourism By Tina Morrison
Article - BusinessDesk NZ guest nights fell in May, snapping 25 consecutive monthly gains July 12 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand guest... more

China's Tianjin Airlines eyes Auckland service

11 Jul 2016 Travel & Tourism
Article - BusinessDesk Monday 11 July 2016 03:36 PM China's Tianjin Airlines eyes Auckland service By Edwin Mitson July 11... more

Sport

Core group of All Blacks Sevens players re-sign with New Zealand Rugby

25 Jul 2016 Rugby
The core of this year’s All Blacks Sevens squad headed by veterans DJ Forbes and Tim Mikkelson will anchor the side through the... more

Emirates Team New Zealand appoints Southern Spars to build 2017 America's Cup boat

25 Jul 2016 Sailing
Southern Spars today announced it has been appointed to build Emirates Team New Zealand’s boat for the 35th America’s... more

Columns

Gordon Campbell on Tony Blair and the Chilcot Report

7 Jul 2016 Opinion
Column - Gordon Campbell Gordon Campbell on Tony Blair and the Chilcot Report | werewolf more

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

Kiwi Success

New Supreme Court and Court of Appeal appointments

13 Jul 2016 Appointments
New Zealand Government Hon Christopher FinlaysonAttorney-General 13 July 2016 New Supreme Court and Court of Appeal ... more

Awards champion public service excellence

7 Jul 2016 People
New Zealand Government   Hon Paula Bennett Minister of State Services 7 July 2016 Awards champion public service... more

Recruitment

Fletcher chases 100 ex-pat Brits

7 Jul 2016 Recruitment By Paul McBeth
Article - BusinessDesk Fletcher chases 100 ex-pat Brits as construction sector faces capacity constraints July 7 (BusinessDesk) -... more

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

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