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Minister appoints two new Electricity Authority members

Tue, 18 Apr 2017 17:34:48 +1200 | BusinessDesk

Energy Minister Judith Collins has appointed two new members to the Electricity Authority, both with extensive knowledge of the Australian electricity system and one a pioneer of New Zealand's wholesale electricity markets in the 1990s.More >>

Auditor-General's Draft annual plan 2017/18 published

Tue, 11 Apr 2017 15:02:42 +1200 | Office of the Auditor-General

he Auditor-General’s Draft annual plan 2017/18 was presented to the House of Representatives today. More >>

Library restructure brings disruption and innovation

Mon, 10 Apr 2017 13:58:37 +1200 | Public Service Association

The restructuring of Auckland’s libraries will lead to substantial disruption for staff - and a challenge to maintain existing services, the PSA says. More >>

NZ Post, Super Fund, ACC to pour $247 million into Kiwibank

Fri, 7 Apr 2017 18:36:53 +1200 | BusinessDesk

April 7 (BusinessDesk) - Kiwibank shareholders New Zealand Post, the New Zealand Superannuation Fund and Accident Compensation Corp will pour in a collective $247 million to make sure the state-owned bank's capital stays within the regulator's ...More >>

Ranges Ratepayers Demand Watercare Plant Review

Thu, 6 Apr 2017 10:07:05 +1200 | Waitakere Ranges Combined Residents and Ratepayers

Community groups throughout the environmentally sensitive Waitakere Ranges are outraged that Watercare Services, a Council Controlled Organisation (CCO), is failing to properly consult with its communities or consider the social or environmental impact of its ...More >>

McClay put the kaibosh on Landcorp name change plan

Fri, 31 Mar 2017 16:15:40 +1300 | BusinessDesk

March 31 (BusinessDesk) - Government-owned farmer Landcorp was rebuffed by State-Owned Enterprises Minister Todd McClay from changing its name to align its business with its new 'Pamu' brand, amid claims it was "a waste of time and money", according to ...More >>

Landcorp Farming posts 1H operating loss

Wed, 15 Mar 2017 16:13:33 +1300 | BusinessDesk

March 15 (BusinessDesk) - Landcorp Farming, the state-owned farmer, posted an operating loss in the first half of its financial year but said higher milk prices mean it expects to be back in the black for the full year.More >>

EQC claim information following North Island floods

Mon, 13 Mar 2017 17:01:30 +1300 | Earthquake Commission

The Earthquake Commission is advising homeowners whose properties suffered damage from landslips or flooding, during the recent storms, that they have three months to lodge a claim. More >>

Half Year Result to 31 December 2016

Tue, 7 Mar 2017 15:51:44 +1300 | Dunedin City Holdings

Dunedin (Tuesday, 7 March 2017) – Dunedin City Holdings Limited has reported a surplus after tax of $4.9 million for the six months to December 2016, in line with budget. More >>

More Empty Promises on Transport for Regions

Wed, 1 Mar 2017 12:14:26 +1300 | New Zealand First Party

Denis O’Rourke MP New Zealand First Spokesperson for Transport 1 MARCH 2017 More Empty Promises on Transport for Regions More >>

Auckland Transport opens the books

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 12:40:56 +1300 | Auckland Transport

Auckland Transport will be releasing details of all its contracts publicly. Since it was established in 2010, AT routinely published on its website, the details of all contracts valued over $50,000. That threshold has now been dropped to zero.More >>

Tourism Holdings lifts 1H profit 38%

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:07:37 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Feb. 21 (BusinessDesk) - Tourism Holdings, the campervan rental company, lifted first-half profit 38 percent with strong tourist demand in New Zealand and Australia, and said it will at least deliver its forecast annual profit of $27 million.More >>

Jetstar Deal Should Never Have Flown

Fri, 10 Feb 2017 17:24:32 +1300 | New Zealand First Party

Handing a lucrative government travel contract to Jetstar, a foreign owned airline, is outrageous when we have our own national airline, says New Zealand First Leader and Northland MP Rt Hon Winston Peters.More >>

Summer Kerbside rubbish and recycling ends

Fri, 10 Feb 2017 16:59:36 +1300 | Thames Coromandel District Council

Our summer schedule of extra rubbish and recycling collections across much of the Coromandel ends tomorrow - Saturday 11 February. Our normal schedule of one collection a week resumes on Monday 13 February.More >>

RNZI Remains the Essential Voice of the Pacific

Wed, 1 Feb 2017 14:05:10 +1300 | Radio New Zealand

Radio New Zealand International (RNZI) continues to serve people across the Pacific region, delivering essential day to day news and information and providing a vital lifeline in times of natural disaster. More >>

REANNZ bolsters executive team with pair of new appointments

Tue, 24 Jan 2017 12:06:33 +1300 | Research and Education Advanced Network

REANNZ Ltd, the high performance telecommunications network powering New Zealand’s research, education and innovation communities, has today announced two new senior appointments to the business. More >>

Candidate: Southern Response Wrongly Withheld Refunds

Mon, 9 Jan 2017 09:40:25 +1300 | New Zealand Labour Party

The Labour Candidate for Christchurch Central, Dr Duncan Webb has discovered that Southern Response owes homeowners thousands in wrongly withheld refunds. More >>

Local Co-Operative Bid to Save the Gisborne Line is Lodged

Mon, 26 Dec 2016 14:03:10 +1300 | Gisborne Rail Cooperative


Government Power Prices Rip-Off Ashburton

Mon, 19 Dec 2016 17:16:49 +1300 | New Zealand First Party

New Zealand First is calling on new Energy and Resources Minister Judith Collins to act over Ashburton facing average power price increases of $226 p.a. More >>

Mahuki teams showcase cultural sector innovation

Mon, 12 Dec 2016 12:31:02 +1300 | Te Papa

6 December 2016                 Te Papa’s Mahuki teams showcase the   future of innovation in the culture sector   At Te Papa’s Mahuki showcase last night, nine teams of innovators unveiled business propositions that deliver digital ...More >>


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