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Eco-vehicles confirmed as way of the future for NZ Post

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 09:29:53 +1300 | New Zealand Post

New Zealand Post is making a significant investment in its parcel and mail business with the addition of new Paxster electric delivery vehicles to its fleet. More >>

Solid Energy in better shape than $1 Aussie coal miner: CEO

Thu, 11 Feb 2016 17:32:00 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Solid Energy in better position than sold-for-a-dollar Aussie coal mine, CEO Clifford says More >>

New CEO announced for New Zealand Walking Access Commission

Fri, 5 Feb 2016 12:10:20 +1300 | New Zealand Walking Access Commission

New CEO announced for New Zealand Walking Access Commission Eric Pyle has been appointed as the new chief executive of the New Zealand Walking Access Commission. Mr Pyle is the current chief executive of the New Zealand Wind Energy Association (NZWEA) ...More >>

ChinaChem takeover of Syngenta - Greenpeace statement

Fri, 5 Feb 2016 09:58:44 +1300 | Greenpeace

Beijing, 4 February 2016 - On the announcement of ChemChina to takeover the pesticide and seed company Syngenta, Philippe Schenkel, Ecological Farming Campaigner at Greenpeace Switzerland, said:More >>

Air New Zealand to invest more than $25 million

Fri, 5 Feb 2016 08:58:10 +1300 | Air New Zealand

Air New Zealand to invest more than $25 million in RNP for ATR Air New Zealand’s announced it’s entered into a partnership with aircraft manufacturer ATR to equip its 68-seat turboprop fleet with advanced Required Navigation Performance (RNP AR) ...More >>

Joyce destroys Government rail link certainty

Thu, 28 Jan 2016 12:51:58 +1300 | New Zealand Labour Party

Infrastructure Minister Steven Joyce has destroyed the certainty the Prime Minister gave private sector investors in his State of the Nation announcement on the City Rail Link, Labour’s Auckland Issues spokesperson Phil Twyford says.More >>

Checkpoint with John Campbell – Live from Monday

Fri, 15 Jan 2016 14:36:39 +1300 | Radio New Zealand

Radio New Zealand launches its new multi-platform Checkpoint programme with John Campbell on RNZ National next Monday 18th January. More >>

Save City Care

Mon, 4 Jan 2016 11:24:58 +1300 | Keep Our Assets Canterbury

2016 is local body election year (the election is in October). So, from the outset, Keep Our Assets Canterbury (KOA) wants the Christchurch City Council to know that the people of Christchurch will fight its shameful policy of flogging off our public ...More >>

S&P reaffirms Mighty River Power’s BBB+ rating

Thu, 24 Dec 2015 08:35:13 +1300 | Mighty River Power

S&P reaffirms Mighty River Power’s BBB+ corporate credit rating Ratings agency Standard & Poor’s has confirmed Mighty River Power’s corporate credit rating as BBB+/Stable in a report published today. Mighty River Power CFO, William Meek, ...More >>

#nzsecretsanta gifts donated to New Zealand Red Cross

Mon, 21 Dec 2015 10:53:04 +1300 | New Zealand Post

New Zealand Post will tomorrow donate more than 500 Christmas gifts to New Zealand Red Cross for recently arrived refugee families in Wellington. More >>

Trends creditors win bid to separate their claim

Fri, 18 Dec 2015 18:11:21 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Dec. 18 (BusinessDesk) - Creditors of magazine publisher Trends Publishing International, which is being chased to repay debts including $383,000 of a government-funded research and development grant cancelled earlier this year, have won a High Court skirmish ...More >>

NZ Carbon Farming loses appeal in carbon credit spat

Fri, 18 Dec 2015 17:22:18 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Dec. 18 (BusinessDesk) - The Court of Appeal has dismissed an appeal by New Zealand Carbon Farming, the country’s largest supplier of post-1989 bulk carbon credits, against a High Court decision in favour of Mighty River Power over a $34.7 million ...More >>

Pacific Hydro purchase shows value of Aussie renewables

Thu, 17 Dec 2015 11:28:23 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Dec. 17 (BusinessDesk) - State Power Investment Corp of China's purchase of Australia's Pacific Hydro, reportedly for more than A$3 billion including debt, underlines the value of that country's renewable energy assets, says Marko Bogoievski, chief executive ...More >>

New BSA, RNZ and TVNZ appointments

Wed, 16 Dec 2015 11:03:53 +1300 | New Zealand Government

Broadcasting Minister Amy Adams has announced a range of board appointments to some of New Zealand’s iconic broadcasting institutions. “Across the board, these appointments will see a mix of new experience and valuable continuity retained at a time when ...More >>

ACC Board reappointment

Wed, 9 Dec 2015 15:06:02 +1300 | New Zealand Government

ACC Minister Nikki Kaye today announced the reappointment of James Miller as a member of the Accident Compensation Corporation Board. More >>

Programme cut-back latest blow for Māori Television

Wed, 9 Dec 2015 14:08:48 +1300 | New Zealand Labour Party

Programme cut-back latest blow for Māori Television News that beleaguered current affairs programme, Native Affairs , will only get a half hour slot next year is another slap in the face for the staff at Māori Television, says Labour’s Māori Broadcasting ...More >>

Kiwi kids swamp Santa with letters this year

Wed, 9 Dec 2015 11:26:55 +1300 | New Zealand Post

Santa has received tens of thousands of letters from Kiwi kids with their wish lists for Christmas this year. More >>

Overcharging of thousands of car owners continues

Wed, 9 Dec 2015 11:22:41 +1300 | New Zealand Labour Party

Thousands of car owners whose vehicles are incorrectly classified under National's shambolic ACC motor vehicle risk rating system face further delays in getting their levies right, Labour ACC spokesperson Sue Moroney says.More >>

NZ electricity supply security unclear from 2019

Wed, 9 Dec 2015 10:07:31 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Dec. 9 (BusinessDesk) - The large-scale closure of New Zealand gas and coal-fired electricity generation capacity and uncertainty about the future needs of major industrial users, such as the Tiwai Point aluminium smelter, are combining to create an uncertain ...More >>

SOE Minister Unresponsive as Kiwirail Destroys Farm

Wed, 9 Dec 2015 08:34:06 +1300 | New Zealand First Party

A Northland farmer is being beaten down by KiwiRail, but the Minister of State-Owned Enterprises Todd McClay refuses to take responsibility, says New Zealand First Leader and Member of Parliament for Northland Rt Hon Winston Peters.More >>


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