Sport

Local Riders Target Glory at South Island Jumping Champs

17 Dec 2014 Sport
Equestrian Sports New Zealand South Island Jumping & Show Hunter ChampionshipsDecember 19-20Gore A&P ShowgroundsLOCAL RIDERS TARGET GLORY AT SOUTH ISLAND JUMPING CHAMPIONSHIPSLocal riders are hoping... more

Skoda Elite & U19 Track National Championships

17 Dec 2014 Sport
BikeNZ Skoda Elite & U19 Track National Championships - Avantidrome, Home of Cycling - Cambridge 29th January - 1st February 2015The Skoda Elite & U19 Track National Championships is the pinnacle event... more

O’Donnell in for Mondiale Aces return home

17 Dec 2014 Sport
Auckland Cricket Media ReleaseWednesday, 17 December 2014Young batsman Robbie O’Donnell will join the Mondiale Auckland Aces for their first home Plunket Shield clash of the season starting tomorrow.The... more

FIS World Cup season to kick off in NZ

15 Dec 2014 Sport
Winter Games NZ FIS World Cup season to kick off in NZ Some of the biggest names in winter sport will begin their search for glory in New Zealand next August. Audi quattro Winter Games NZ 2015 will once again ... more

Burkes Cycles Spring Series Winners

15 Dec 2014 Sport
Wellington Velodrome Perry, Johnson, Jackson And Tate Named Burkes Cycles Spring Series Winners Burkes Cycles Speed League Spring Series winners were named following round seven of the track cycling league which... more

Tough new anti-doping laws to come into force

15 Dec 2014 Sport
Tough new anti-doping rules come into force on January 1, 2015 which will see athletes who use performance enhancing drugs face longer bans from all sport. Changes have been made to New Zealand’s Sports ... more

New Football Magazine Launches

15 Dec 2014 Sport
A new football magazine launches this week in New Zealand – and it’s free. FANZ: The Football Magazine is a digital magazine published by the supporter group Friends of Football. The magazine, which ... more

Podium Dream for Christy Prior at Dew Tour

14 Dec 2014 Sport
NZ Snow Sports Podium Dream for Christy Prior at Dew Tour Breckenridge, U.S.A (12 December 2014) – New Zealand snowboarder Christy Prior (Kaukapakapa) has landed one of the strongest results of her career... more

Minister congratulates Rugby Awards winners

12 Dec 2014 Sport
New Zealand Government Hon Dr Jonathan ColemanMinister for Sport and Recreation12 December 2014Media Statement Minister congratulates Rugby Awards winnersSport and Recreation Minister Jonathan Coleman paid... more

Trialists vie for Kiwi Ferns nines spots

12 Dec 2014 Sport
New Zealand Rugby League Friday, December 12MEDIA ADVISORY - Trialists vie for Kiwi Ferns nines spotsSince their inclusion in next month's Dick Smith NRL Auckland Nines, the Kiwi Ferns jersey has suddenly... more

Minister congratulates Rugby Awards winners

12 Dec 2014 Sport
New Zealand Government Hon Dr Jonathan ColemanMinister for Sport and Recreation 12 December 2014 Media Statement Minister congratulates Rugby Awards winnersSport and Recreation Minister Jonathan... more

First All-Kiwi Bathurst 12 Hour Assault

11 Dec 2014 Motor Sport
Trass Family Motorsport Press Release¬- For immediate release TFM Announce Lester, McIntyre, Smyth for First All-Kiwi Bathurst 12 Hour Assault • First ever all-Kiwi team to compete in Class A for ... more

Christy Prior and Janina Kuzma Through to Finals at Dew Tour

11 Dec 2014 Sport
Snow Sports New Zealand / Media ReleaseChristy Prior and Janina Kuzma Through to Finals at Dew TourBreckenridge, U.S.A (10 December 2014) – Cardrona NZ Park and Pipe athletes have once again held their own... more

Corey Peters Backs Up Podium Result

11 Dec 2014 Sport
Snow Sports New Zealand Corey Peters Backs Up Podium Result on Day Two of Competition Media ReleaseAspen, USA (10 December 2014) – Sit skier Corey Peters (New Plymouth) has earned his second podium finish on... more

Yachting included in today’s HPSNZ Investment Announcement

11 Dec 2014 Sailing
Yachting New Zealand Yachting included in today’s HPSNZ Investment AnnouncementHigh Performance Sport New Zealand (HPSNZ) has announced today that Yachting New Zealand’s High Performance Programme will receive... more

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News

Kiwis speak from Sydney hostage scene

15 Dec 2014 News
New Zealanders caught up in the area where a hostage drama is unfolding in central Sydney have spoken about their experiences. more

Outstanding nursing student carries on family tradition

15 Dec 2014 News
CPIT Outstanding nursing student carries on family tradition When she had to choose between nursing and medicine, Hannah Farrow... more

Business

Port of Napier FY profit rises 14% to record on more cargo

15 Dec 2014 Business News
Article - BusinessDesk   Port of Napier FY profit rises 14% to record as more cargo crosses wharves By Jonathan Underhill Dec.... more

MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares drop in global sell-off; Xero falls

15 Dec 2014 Business News
By Suze Metherell Dec. 15 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand shares fell in a global sell-off, paced by Xero, Westpac Banking Corp and... more

Living

"Erebus: Into the Unknown" - documentary about aviation disaster to hit UK cinemas

15 Dec 2014 Press Release
“There’s nothing worse than the fear of the unknown. And the known wasn’t particularly good... more

Jay-Jay, Mike And Dom’s Christmas Carols for Charity

15 Dec 2014 Lifestyle
After a four year hiatus, The Edge’s Jay-Jay, Mike and Dom have again released three original Christmas songs to raise money... more

Property

NZ weekly rents rise 5.3% in November, upward trend slowing

15 Dec 2014 Property
By Paul McBeth Dec. 15 (BusinessDesk) - Median national housing rents rose at an annual pace of 5.3 percent in November, slowing... more

Trade Me to buy rental property website Viewing Tracker

9 Dec 2014 Property
By Paul McBeth Dec. 9 (BusinessDesk) - Trade Me, the online auction site, has agreed to buy rental property website Viewing Tracker... more

Migration

Minister to attend the OECD Forum on migration

28 Nov 2014 Migration
Immigration Minister Michael Woodhouse will travel to Paris tomorrow to represent the New Zealand Government at the Organisation for... more

High Commissioner to Fiji reinstated

28 Nov 2014 Migration
Foreign Minister Murray McCully has announced the reinstatement of New Zealand’s High Commissioner to Fiji. “New ... more

Travel

Drug bust sends a strong message

9 Dec 2014 Travel & Tourism
Customs Minister Nicky Wagner today congratulated the Customs Service for their role in the interception of a shipment of liquid ... more

NZ named best tourist destination

9 Dec 2014 Travel & Tourism
Prime Minister and Tourism Minister John Key says the Government’s investment in tourism is paying off with New Zealand voted... more

Sport

Tough new anti-doping laws to come into force

15 Dec 2014 Sport
Tough new anti-doping rules come into force on January 1, 2015 which will see athletes who use performance enhancing drugs face... more

Burkes Cycles Spring Series Winners

15 Dec 2014 Sport
Wellington Velodrome Perry, Johnson, Jackson And Tate Named Burkes Cycles Spring Series Winners Burkes Cycles Speed League Spring... more

Columns

Gordon Campbell on income inequality, and Christmas songs

12 Dec 2014 Column
Article - Gordon Campbell   Gordon Campbell on income inequality, and yo ho ho Christmas songs by Gordon Campbell As 2014... more

Gordon Campbell: hurdles to an extradition treaty with China

9 Dec 2014 Column
Column - Gordon Campbell   Gordon Campbell on the hurdles to any extradition treaty with China So China’s President Xi... more

Kiwi Success

Inspiring Stories :Young Kiwis Making a Difference

8 Dec 2014 People
Wellington, December 8th – At only 15 years old, Auckland student Hunter Williams is the youngest winner of the Inspiring... more

Giesen Wines in limelight with The Hobbit

5 Dec 2014 People
Giesen Wines   5 December- New Zealand’s Giesen Wines were tasted by the stars at the World Premier in London of The... more

Recruitment

NZ dollar heads for 0.9% fall as US jobs report looms

5 Dec 2014 Recruitment
By Paul McBeth Dec. 5 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar is heading for a 0.9 percent weekly decline against the greenback as... more

Lincoln IT day installs interest in pupils

28 Nov 2014 Recruitment
The robots might not match the Terminator but it was hoped the students controlling them might one day use the catchphrase... more