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Compromise reached on Auckland port extension

Thu, 30 Apr 2015 17:03:08 +1200 | BusinessDesk

April 30 (BusinessDesk) - Ports of Auckland has offered to only extend one of the two wharves it wants to push further out into Auckland harbour in a backdown that it hopes will take the heat out of local opposition to its plans.More >>

Air New Zealand celebrates 75 years since first flight

Thu, 30 Apr 2015 10:22:37 +1200 | Air New Zealand

Air New Zealand is celebrating 75 years of flying today with birthday festivities including a mid-air game show, a chance for customers to win back their fare, and a themed flight across the Tasman.More >>

RMTU may take a test case if MBIE doesn’t

Wed, 29 Apr 2015 11:45:24 +1200 | First Union

The government must seek a definitive answer on whether Chinese engineers working on KiwiRail’s locomotives are covered under New Zealand employment law says Rail and Maritime Transport Union (RMTU) General Secretary Wayne Butson.More >>

Genesis Energy cuts FY guidance after losing customers

Wed, 29 Apr 2015 10:07:10 +1200 | BusinessDesk

April 29 (BusinessDesk) - Genesis Energy, New Zealand's largest energy retailer, cut its forecast for annual earnings after losing electricity and gas customers amid increased competition and as wholesale electricity prices declined. The shares dropped ...More >>

i-SITE to Relocate to Octagon Civic Centre

Tue, 28 Apr 2015 16:11:34 +1200 | Dunedin City Council

Dunedin's i-SITE Visitor Centre is to move to a higher profile central city location in the Octagon Civic Centre. More >>

Government must help Christchurch keep Public Assets

Tue, 28 Apr 2015 14:08:12 +1200 | Green Party

The Government needs to renegotiate the cost sharing agreement with Christchurch City Council rather than force the city to flog off its valuable assets, the Green Party said today.More >>

Port company’s ‘facts’ can’t be trusted

Wed, 22 Apr 2015 12:23:46 +1200 | Pead PR

The port company simply cannot be trusted to tell Aucklanders the truth about its Bledisloe Wharf extensions says spokesperson Michael Goldwater. More >>

Mt Eden Access Debate Descends into Lunacy

Tue, 21 Apr 2015 09:51:54 +1200 | Affordable Auckland

Mt Eden Access Debate Descends into Lunacy “If the idea of banning vehicles from the Mt. Eden summit doesn’t sound crazy enough, then listening to the members of the Maunga Authority discuss the practicalities of such a move verges on lunacy.” ...More >>

Māori Party letter to the Australian Prime Minister

Mon, 20 Apr 2015 13:24:40 +1200 | The Maori Party

Tēnā koe Hon Tony Abbott, We write to you to voice our condemnation at the forced closure of Aboriginal communities in Australia as a result of your government’s policies. We ask that your government honour its obligations to Australia’s First ...More >>

Chinese rail engineers have a right to NZ conditions

Fri, 17 Apr 2015 17:16:32 +1200 | New Zealand Council of Trade Unions

Chinese rail engineers currently working in New Zealand are being short-changed their rightful wage entitlements under New Zealand labour law, the Council of Trade Unions said today.More >>

Air NZ's Houston link paves way for United Airlines tie-up

Fri, 17 Apr 2015 16:18:07 +1200 | BusinessDesk

Air NZ's Houston service paves the way for partnership with United Airlines, analysts say More >>

#OSOS2015 - How Open Is The New Zealand Government

Thu, 16 Apr 2015 16:23:25 +1200 | Open Source Open Society

NZ Govt is embracing open principles and ranks 4th globally, says Keitha Booth. Not all OS//OS participants are convinced. @Keithabooth More >>

#OSOS2015 - Govt As The Biggest Open Source Project Ever

Thu, 16 Apr 2015 16:17:44 +1200 | Open Source Open Society

Government is evolving like open source has, and the potential is amazing, says Ben Balter. @BenBalter More >>

Air New Zealand to fly direct to the heart of Texas

Thu, 16 Apr 2015 09:56:08 +1200 | Air New Zealand

Air New Zealand to fly direct to the heart of Texas - the gateway to southern hospitality More >>

Further council discussion on Ports of Auckland

Tue, 14 Apr 2015 16:52:48 +1200 | Auckland Council

Auckland Council’s CCO Governance and Monitoring Committee today discussed a report on the Ports of Auckland Limited’s governance framework. More >>

The All About Auckland Show

Mon, 13 Apr 2015 10:25:42 +1200 | All About Auckland Show

Our closest overseas cargo port is Botany Bay Port in Sydney. It has 170 full sized berths. The Port of Waitemata has eight and a half. More >>

Waterview helps community’s ANZAC spirit

Fri, 10 Apr 2015 15:28:58 +1200 | NZ Transport Agency

New Zealand’s biggest roading project - the NZ Transport Agency’s Waterview Connection - is helping a small rural town commemorate for the first time its people who fought for this country over the past 100 years. More >>

Wellington runway extension must take off

Thu, 9 Apr 2015 15:27:30 +1200 | Property Council Of New Zealand

Wellington needs to lift the hand break on its much needed growth through better international connectivity. More >>

Council projects address Crown Manager recommendations

Thu, 9 Apr 2015 15:13:47 +1200 | Christchurch City Council

Projects already under way are addressing recommendations made in a report on building control functions at Christchurch City Council. More >>

Crown appoints Taine Randell to Hawke’s Bay Airport

Thu, 9 Apr 2015 13:42:43 +1200 | ATTN

Limited Board Minister for State Owned Enterprises, Hon. Todd McClay today announced its Crown appointment of Hawke’s Bay businessman Taine Randell to the Board of Hawke’s Bay Airport Limited.More >>


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