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Top Tourism School Partners with International Airline

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 17:38:49 +1300 | New Zealand School of Tourism

A new partnership between New Zealand’s largest travel and tourism school and one of China’s fastest growing airlines is creating global opportunities for aspiring flight attendants.More >>

Air NZ partners with Swiss travel platform on blockchain

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 17:23:20 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Nov. 23 (BusinessDesk) - Air New Zealand has announced a partnership with Swiss startup travel platform Winding Tree to explore the use of blockchain-based systems within its business. More >>

Serious Crash in Meadowbank

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 17:20:24 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Police are in attendance at a serious crash in Meadowbank which occurred just after 4pm today involving a car and a cyclist. More >>

Major site access point for the Pūhoi to Warkworth opening

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 17:09:11 +1300 | Northern Express Group

A major new site access point for the Pūhoi to Warkworth motorway project, is about to be opened in time for the project’s first earthworks season. More >>

Local MP Receives Residents’ State Highway Safety Submission

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 16:07:40 +1300 | New Zealand National Party

A group of Gordonton Residents are determined to make their village safer for residents and visitors alike. More >>

Electric vehicle charging stations coming to Queenstown

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 16:04:55 +1300 | Queenstown Lakes District Council

Owners of electric vehicles will soon be able to charge them in central Queenstown. Council has today approved a licence to occupy a space in the Athol Street car park for Queenstown’s first electric vehicle fast charging station. Initially one fast ...More >>

Free Wi-Fi on Bayhopper buses this summer

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 16:01:49 +1300 | Bay of Plenty Regional Council

What do Donald Trump’s tweets, council plans and online shopping have in common? You’ll soon be able to check out all of them for free while riding the bus in the Western Bay, thanks to a trial of free Wi-Fi on several Bayhopper buses.More >>

Water main leak closes one lane on SH1 at Kamo

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 15:22:54 +1300 | NZTA

The NZ Transport Agency advises motorists of a water main leak on State Highway 1 at Kamo, north of Whangarei. More >>

Bus stopwork meeting scheduled for 29 November 2017

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 14:11:18 +1300 | Greater Wellington Regional Council

Please note that a driver meeting on 29 November will unfortunately stop the Valley Flyer, Airport Flyer and Go Wellington bus services in Wellington city and the Hutt Valley between 9am and 2pm.More >>

Work underway on solution for Pyes Pa Rd slip

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 13:28:12 +1300 | New Zealand Transport Agency

A 35 metre long wall made out of around 70 steel piles is to be lowered in to the ground to stabilise the earth at the slip site on State Highway 36 Pyes Pa road. More >>

Kaikoura Rd Issues Don’t Stop Delivery of Christmas Parcels

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 10:00:37 +1300 | Fastway Couriers

Fastway Couriers and both its business and residential customers across the country are still feeling the impact a year on from the Kaikoura Earthquake. More >>

China Southern Airlines Flying High After First Two Years

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 09:01:15 +1300 | Christchurch International Airport

The second anniversary of the South Island’s first direct service to mainland China is being celebrated, as passenger numbers rise and the service increases its frequency in response.More >>

Final decision grants consents for Northern Corridor

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 17:20:34 +1300 | New Zealand Transport Agency

The NZ Transport Agency has welcomed a final Board of Inquiry decision granting consents and designation for the Northern Corridor Improvements project. More >>

57M Uber data breach "utterly preventatable"

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 15:59:21 +1300 | Centrify

Cybersecurity leader Centrify says the Uber data breach of 57 million customer and driver records - which the ride-hailing company hid for more than a year - was “utterly preventable”.More >>

Lanes closed - Wakefeld and Taranaki Street

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 14:49:33 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Motorists and pedestrians are advised of lane closures at the corner of Wakefield and Taranaki Streets in central Wellington. More >>

Penlink – a ready-made “first cab off the rank”

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 12:43:11 +1300 | Auckland Chamber of Commerce

If Transport Minister Phil Twyford is looking for a quick start to unlock Auckland’s congestion, the ‘ready to go’ Penlink Project ticks all the boxes. More >>

Northern Corridor decision confirmed

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 12:12:36 +1300 | Environmental Protection Authority

An independent Board of Inquiry appointed to consider an application by the New Zealand Transport Agency, has released its final decision giving approval to the Auckland-based Northern Corridor Improvements proposal. The approval gives the green ...More >>

Kiwi Men Lose Confidence in Their Parking Ability

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 10:53:32 +1300 | AA Insurance

Kiwi Men Lose Confidence in Their Parking Ability, Yet Still Rank Themselves Better Drivers than Their Partners – AA Insurance SurveyMore >>

Air New Zealand and Government scope new afforestation fund

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 19:31:08 +1300 | Air New Zealand

Air New Zealand and Government scope new afforestation fund Air New Zealand has today announced it will work with the Ministry for the Environment and the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) to explore the establishment of a private afforestation ...More >>

Bus stop damage a big cost

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 17:19:54 +1300 | Hastings District Council

A drive to replace old wooden bus shelters with new modern glass versions has hit a stumbling block and the community is being asked to help. Vandals are smashing the safety glass panels, leaving Council with much increased maintenance costs. More >>


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