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Takeover of Lyttelton Port Shares Completed

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:25:13 +1300 | Christchurch City Holdings Limited

Christchurch City Holdings Limited (CCHL) has today completed the acquisition of the remaining shares in Lyttelton Port Company (LPC) with the conclusion of the compulsory acquisition process.More >>

Buses to stop on airport grounds

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:43:01 +1300 | Horizons Regional Council

Horizons Regional Council buses to and from Feilding will travel via the Palmerston North Airport terminal from Monday 3 November, making it even easier for passengers to catch a plane.More >>

NZTA Traffic Bulletin

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:12:47 +1300 | NZTA

The NZ Transport Agency advises of the following closures for motorway improvements. Closures start at 9pm and finish at 5am, unless otherwise stated. Work delayed by bad weather will be completed at the next available date, prior to Friday, 31 October. ...More >>

Sealegs turns first-half profit

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:51:53 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Oct. 24 (BusinessDesk) - Sealegs Corp, which makes amphibious boats, turned a first-half profit after strong local demand underpinned a pick-up in sales, and as it taps new markets in South America.More >>

First Safer Boating Week gets the message across

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:50:14 +1300 | Maritime New Zealand

Real-life survival stories during New Zealand’s first ever Safer Boating Week highlight the genuine value of safety messages, Maritime NZ Director Keith Manch says. More >>

Welcome to the long weekend

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:30:46 +1300 | Thames Coromandel District Council

Labour weekend is the traditional Coromandel welcome to the best time of the year for the best holiday destination in New Zealand and it kicks off with style! More >>

Kiwi owned Spaceships Campervan Rentals: expands into Europe

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:29:38 +1300 | Spaceships Campervan Rentals

The World’s most Fuel-Efficient Campervan is now available to hire in Spain and Italy. Kiwi owned Spaceships Campervan Rentals have announced the opening of two new depots in Rome and Barcelona for 2015. More >>

CORRECT: Jade chases growth of 30-50% for Master Terminal

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:04:13 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Oct. 23 (BusinessDesk) - Jade Software, which took its intelligence software developer Wynyard Group public last year, is chasing annual growth of between 30 and 50 percent from its Master Terminal port management software business, which is latching on ...More >>

Parking changes take effect from Tuesday 28 October

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 10:47:42 +1300 | Canterbury DHB

From Tuesday after labour weekend (28 October) parking is changing at Christchurch Hospital. Canterbury District Health Board chief executive officer, David Meates says parking changes are necessary as site works for the hospital’s new Acute Services ...More >>

Jade Software chases growth of 30-50% for Master Terminal

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 10:07:41 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Oct. 23 (BusinessDesk) - Jade Software, which took its intelligence software developer Wynyard Group public last year, is chasing annual growth of between 30 and 50 percent from its Master Terminal port management software business, which is latching on ...More >>

Auckland Airport's duty free told to drop the hard sell

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:49:29 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Oct. 23 (BusinessDesk) - Auckland International Airport, the country’s main gateway, said it had talked to its two duty free retailers following what it called “over-zealous competition” at the airport.More >>

Commodore Hotel ‘goes it alone’

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:24:13 +1300 | Commodore Airport Hotel

Christchurch’s Commodore Airport Hotel will begin trading independently from November 1, following the conclusion of an 18- year franchise association with Millennium Hotels.More >>

2014 annual meeting shareholder poll results

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:23:02 +1300 | Auckland Airport

The annual meeting of shareholders of Auckland International Airport Limited was held today at the Vodafone Events Centre in Manukau, Auckland. All resolutions put to the meeting were passed by shareholders. Full details of the polls conducted are ...More >>

More collaborative Roading professional services contract

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:13:21 +1300 | Thames Coromandel District Council

Starting Saturday 1 November, Opus International Consultants Ltd (Opus) will deliver our Professional Services contract for a three year term, with the option of two further one year extensions of contract.More >>

Hyundai Genesis highest safety score in ANCAP history

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:04:23 +1300 | Hyundai New Zealand

Genesis, Hyundai New Zealand’s new flagship luxury sedan, has achieved the highest score in the 21-year history of ANCAP testing – 36.88 points out of a possible 37 and a maximum 5 star ANCAP safety rating. A 5 star safety rating is ANCAP’s ...More >>

Centenary of Dublin Street Bridge celebrations

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:53:53 +1300 | Wanganui District Council

Wanganui District Council and the Combined Rotary Clubs of Wanganui are gearing up for a public celebration of the centenary of the Dublin Street Bridge. More >>

Japanese group enjoys NZ Aviation English study

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:45:14 +1300 | Airways New Zealand

A group of Japanese trainee pilots are in New Zealand to benefit from intensive training in Aviation English before they commence their commercial pilot flight training. More >>

Rest up before you head away this Labour weekend

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:10:59 +1300 | New Zealand Police

Wellington Police are reminding drivers to rest up if they are heading away this Labour weekend. Acting District Road Policing Manager Senior Sergeant Ian Martin says "Many people make plans to head away for the long weekend and we want everyone ...More >>

Keep road safety in mind this Labour Weekend

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:00:23 +1300 | New Zealand Government

Keep road safety in mind this Labour Weekend Transport Minister Simon Bridges is encouraging road users to keep safe as they travel on the roads over Labour Weekend. More >>

Port of Tauranga sees annual earnings growth up to 6.1%

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:56:09 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Oct. 23 (BusinessDesk) - Port of Tauranga, the country's biggest coastal export hub, sees annual earnings growth of up to 6.1 percent and expects to finish plans to enable big ships to dock at its wharves over the coming year.More >>

 

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