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1. IGIS inquiry into release of NZSIS information

20 August 2014 2:57pm | Inspector General of Intelligence and Security

The Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security (IGIS), Cheryl Gwyn, announced today that she would be instituting an inquiry concerning allegations that the New Zealand Security Intelligence Service (NZSIS) might have released official information ..... More >>

2. National and NZ First Rise in Roy Morgan Poll

20 August 2014 3:08pm | NZ Election Data Consortium

National has bounced back in the latest Roy Morgan Poll but the big winner has been New Zealand First who rise to their highest level of support since September 2013. .. More >>

3. iPredict 2014 Election Update #31: Nats take hit

19 August 2014 5:36pm | iPredict

Election race narrows significantly · National party vote now below Labour/Greens · National's probability of leading next government dips to 72% · Joyce expected to take over as National leader before end of 2015, as Collins' prospects fall ..... More >>

4. Flooding in Rotorua

20 August 2014 9:33am | New Zealand Police

Rotorua Police advise that SH36, Hamurana Road, near Keith Rd is closed due to flooding. .. More >>

5. Scoop Coverage: Key, Whale Oil, Hager And Dirty Politics

19 August 2014 10:28am | Scoop Full Coverage

Full Scoop coverage and reaction to Nicky Hager's attack-politics expose 'Dirty Politics'... More >>

6. Roy Morgan Poll August 20

20 August 2014 3:07pm | Roy Morgan Research

National (48%) holds its lead over Labour/ Greens (39%) as 'Dirty Politics' revelations provide a new challenge for PM John Key's leadership. NZ First surge to 6.5% - highest support since September 2013... More >>

7. Igniting the Spark - The Heart of NZ's Digital Future

15 August 2014 1:42pm | Igniting the Spark by Scoop Amplifier

Spark New Zealand strongly believes that it is building on the legacy of an initial telephone infrastructure originally started by the New Zealand Post Office. Today it is no longer about copper wires going into peoples' homes, but about digital services and wireless networks seamlessly linking friends, family, business and government..... More >>

8. Nicky Hager's first public comment on police investigation

19 August 2014 3:13pm | The Slightly Correct Political Show

A complaint has been laid with police by Cameron Slater over the hacking of his computer and 'theft' of emails to supply to Nicky Hager for his explosive book Dirty Politics . We give Nicky Hager the first chance to respond... More >>

9. Ban 1080 Candidates announced for 2014 General Election

20 August 2014 9:41am | Ban 1080

MEDIA RELEASE: Angry rural communities want issue of 1080 aerial drops taken to the polls, says party co-leader Ban 1080 Candidates announced for 2014 General Election .. More >>

10. New Zealand Animal Groups Unite to Help

20 August 2014 9:16am | NZAVS

WELLINGTON (19 Aug 2014) - The Be Cruelty-Free campaign to ban animal testing of cosmetics in New Zealand just got bigger and stronger, as two leading animal protection groups come on board. Joining forces with Humane Society International which has ..... More >>

11. Serious Crash in Rotorua

20 August 2014 10:55am | New Zealand Police

Police and emergency services are at the scene of a serious crash on SH30, Te Ngae Road, between Sala Street and Hamiora Place in Rotorua. .. More >>

12. By Hoki! It's Labour's fisheries policy

20 August 2014 11:58am | New Zealand Labour Party

A Labour Government will protect the iconic Kiwi tradition of fishing by improving access to the coast, protecting the rights of recreational fishers and reviewing snapper restrictions, Labour's Fisheries spokesperson Damien O'Connor says... More >>

13. Partial post-Hager poll shows National holding steady

20 August 2014 3:00pm | BusinessDesk

Aug. 20 (BusinessDesk) - The first poll to test voter reaction to last week's publication of the "Dirty Politics" book shows the government maintaining its lead over the Labour Party, rising 2 percentage points to 48 percent, while Labour has ..... More >>

14. Collins' Admission Reason for Key to Act

16 August 2014 2:06pm | New Zealand Labour Party

Judith Collins' admission that she was involved in a baseless smear campaign against a public servant is more than enough reason for John Key to sack her as a Minister, especially as she is on her 'last warning', said Labour MP Grant Robertson,.. More >>

15. A-Team of Election Data Analysis For Election 2014

19 August 2014 12:38pm | NZ Election Data Consortium

NZ's leading independent online news source Scoop.co.nz has teamed up with data heavyweights Roy Morgan Research and Spark Venture's brand-new big-data start up Qrious to deliver a under the covers perspective on the 2014 NZ General Election that has never been ..... More >>

16. Governor General Gives Direction to Conduct Election

20 August 2014 9:35am | Electoral Commission

The Governor General, Lt Gen The Rt Hon Sir Jerry Mateparae, has given the green light for this year's General Election. .. More >>

17. When John Key was concerned about dirty politics

15 August 2014 1:17pm | Branko Marcetic

If Nicky Hager needs some support in the midst of a whirlwind of government criticism for his allegations of "dirty tricks" by the National Party, he may find one unlikely ally - John Key, six years ago... More >>

18. Inquiry into SIS disclosures the right decision

20 August 2014 3:20pm | New Zealand Labour Party

Labour MP Phil Goff says the Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security has done the right thing by launching an inquiry into the disclosure of SIS documents about a meeting between himself and the agency's former director-general... More >>

19. State servants behave with more integrity than their masters

20 August 2014 8:46am | New Zealand Labour Party

State servants behaving with more integrity than their masters The State Services Commission's new report on the integrity of our state services reflects the yawning gap between the behaviour of public servants and that of their political masters, ..... More >>

20. Students Interrupt Steven Joyce at University Event

20 August 2014 9:09am | Reclaim UOA

A group of 30 students this evening interrupted an event about 'the future of tertiary education' at which Tertiary Education Minister Steven Joyce was slated to speak. As Joyce began to speak, students interrupted with a speech of their own. .. More >>

21. Ludicrous Gluten-Free Rules Unfair to Brewers And Consumers

19 August 2014 4:25pm | Society Of Beer Advocates

New labelling rules set to come into force that will stop breweries from calling their beer gluten-free will hurt both brewers and consumers, the Society of Beer Advocates (SOBA) says... More >>

22. Black Cat Cruises appoints new Chief Executive

19 August 2014 5:23pm | Black Cat Cruises

Paul Milligan has been appointed to the helm of Banks Peninsula based tourism operator Black Cat Cruises. .. More >>

23. Speech: Winston Peters "MMP - The Inside Story"

29 January 2010 12:06pm | New Zealand First Party

Thank you for the invitation to talk to you about politics. It brings back memories of a few years ago, when a country boy started studying POLITICS 101. It is a great pleasure to speak to you about some aspects of the journey started then. Despite ..... More >>

24. Jack Shallcrass: educator and humanist

15 August 2014 4:19pm | Quality Public Education Coalition - QPEC

Jack Shallcrass: educator and humanist QPEC notes with regret the death of Jack Shallcrass-- fourth generation New Zealander, writer, broadcaster and 'devout Humanist.' Jack was educated in Wellington and for more than fifty years taught in schools, at Wellington ..... More >>

25. National to cut $3.8bn from health, education, environment

19 August 2014 11:38am | Green Party

Findings in an independent analysis of the Government's books, commissioned by the Green Party, reveal National is planning multi-billion dollar cuts to health, education, and environment spending over the next three years. .. More >>

26. Mighty River - Mighty Profits - Mighty hard to swallow

20 August 2014 10:48am | New Zealand Labour Party

Mighty River Power's profit increase of 84 per cent is simply outrageous, says Labour's Energy spokesperson David Shearer. .. More >>

27. LORDE NZ Tour Confirmed in Four Major Cities!

20 August 2014 9:20am | Frontier Touring Company

LORDE - New Zealand's #1 award winning artist is finally coming home! In what will be her first ever New Zealand headline tour, Frontier Touring and Brent Eccles Entertainment are stoked to bring you four epic shows across the country! The all ages concerts ..... More >>

28. The Whale Oil leaks: Anti-politics from above

18 August 2014 4:36pm | Daphne Lawless

As we go to press, the election campaign has been turned upside down by a new book by investigative journalist Nicky Hager. Dirty Politics is based mainly on a leak of 2 gigabytes of emails and Facebook messages from "Whale Oil", the vicious ..... More >>

29. ONE News Launches Vote Compass

18 August 2014 9:17am | TVNZ

Vote Compass is the most sophisticated survey of voter attitudes that has ever been undertaken in New Zealand. Explore the issues and policies, and consider where YOU stand in this election... More >>

30. Stan Walker Sings Te Reo for Maori Language Week

18 July 2014 11:19am | Raukatauri Music Therapy Centre

New Zealand's favourite singer, Stan Walker, is to release his next song 'Aotearoa' in Te Reo Māori to celebrate Māori Language Week (July 21-27). And some of the proceeds of the song will go towards the Raukatauri Music Therapy Centre... More >>

31. Underground coal fire on Denniston Plateau

18 August 2014 4:06pm | Forest And Bird

Underground coal fire on Denniston Plateau Forest & Bird says one or more coal fires have broken out beneath the Denniston Plateau, and that the Department of Conservation (DOC) must stop Bathurst Resources' preparatory mining work going on there until ..... More >>

32. Green Party welcomes watchdog inquiry into dirty politics

20 August 2014 3:05pm | Green Party

Green Party welcomes spy watchdog inquiry into dirty politics Spy watchdog, the Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security (IGIS), has confirmed it will investigate Green Party concerns that Security Intelligence Service (NZSIS) documents were declassified for ..... More >>

33. Gordon Campbell on no more Mr Nice Guy

19 August 2014 10:07am | Gordon Campbell

When future historians seek to identify the exact moment when the prime ministerial career of John Key hit the downward slope, they may well point to Key's interview yesterday with Guyon Espiner on RNZ's Morning Report... More >>

34. Greens to produce bigger surpluses and repay debt sooner

20 August 2014 10:03am | Green Party

The Green Party has released its full fiscal costings for their 2014 election priorities which show they will deliver larger surpluses and pay down debt sooner than National. .. More >>

35. ACT's plan to double cycle use without spending taxes

19 August 2014 9:28am | ACT New Zealand

"The National party yesterday announced a $100 million cycle-way that just happens to go through the marginal seat of Hutt South" said ACT Leader Dr Jamie Whyte... More >>

36. NZ inflation expectations dwindle as shine taken off economy

19 August 2014 4:25pm | BusinessDesk

Aug. 19 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand businesses see a tamer track for inflation over the next two years as they trim their expectations for economic growth, suggesting the central bank doesn't have to rush to raise interest rates again... More >>

37. Collins' actions were wrong, not unwise

20 August 2014 9:39am | New Zealand Labour Party

John Key's moral compass remains off-kilter as he cannot bring himself to declare Judith Collins' actions outright wrong, not simply 'unwise', said Labour MP Grant Robertson. "Under pressure John Key is finally shifting his stance but his ..... More >>

38. NZ will have 90% smartphone and 78% tablet ownership by 2018

11 December 2013 3:20pm | Frost And Sullivan

64% of New Zealanders aged between 15 and 65 currently own a smartphone, and ownership levels are expected to grow strongly reaching 90% penetration in 2018. Andriod (64%) leads over the Apple iOS (24%) as the preferred operating platform. As smartphone ..... More >>

39. Māori Pay A High Price For Flawed Tertiary Policies

19 August 2014 5:43pm | Daniel Haines

I'm excited about growing up in a post-settlement era where Te Tiriti o Waitangi respects the mana and tino rangatiratanga of our people as genuine and authentic treaty partners. But it doesn't mean, by any stretch of the imagination, that things ..... More >>

40. Appointments to Plumbers, Gasfitters and Drainlayers Board

19 August 2014 3:39pm | New Zealand Government

Building and Construction Minister Dr Nick Smith today announced two new appointments and five reappointments to the Plumbers, Gasfitters and Drainlayers Board. "The Board has an important role in protecting the health and safety of New Zealanders ..... More >>

41. New iPhone App reinvents voicemail for New Zealanders

14 August 2014 12:54pm | Touch Voicemail

When almost every method of communication has been simplified thanks to technology, voicemail has remained clunky and cumbersome. But Touch Voicemail, a new iPhone app released by Hamilton company Bridge Point, promises to make retrieving voice messages ..... More >>

42. BSC president demands answers on Hager book claims

18 August 2014 12:19pm | Building Services Contractors

Building Services Contractors NZ president Patrick Lee-Lo is calling for an explanation of cleaning boss Grant McLauchlan and PR consultant Carrick Graham's roles in blogger Cameron Slater's savage attacks on the organisation... More >>

43. Soaring debt shows National poor economic managers

19 August 2014 1:31pm | Green Party

Treasury's pre-election update today shows net government debt will be substantially higher than forecast just three months ago, the Green Party said today. .. More >>

44. Promoting the Voice of the Rangatahi

19 August 2014 4:29pm | The Maori Party

Young Māori voters are seen by the Māori Party to have a vital part to play in saving the Māori seats in Parliament says the Māori Party's youngest candidate, Reverend Te Hira Paenga. "What we're hearing on the ground is that rangatahi ..... More >>

45. Northland Building Shortlisted for International Award

19 August 2014 1:36pm | World Green Building Council

Tuesday 19 August 2014: An early childhood education centre in Kawakawa, Northland, New Zealand has been named a finalist in the World Green Building Council's (WorldGBC's) inaugural Asia Pacific Regional Network Leadership Awards ... More >>

46. Martin Doyle Cartoon: Doing Justice to the Election

19 August 2014 2:55pm | Martin Doyle

Given the dirty politics that have been exposed in the highest echelons of the present government, the last line of defence for clean democracy would seem to be our actual electoral process. But even that appears to be compromised by having a tainted Minister ..... More >>

47. Promoting Labour's Positive Policies

20 August 2014 5:30pm | New Zealand Labour Party

General Secretary of the New Zealand Labour Party, Tim Barnett, today launched Labour's television advertisements for the 2014 election. The advertisements help tell Labour's positive story for a better New Zealand... More >>

48. Regional Biodiversity Information Gathered

14 August 2014 11:03am | Hawkes Bay Regional Council

The Southern North Island Forest Gecko is an 'at risk' species included in the recently published Hawke's Bay's Biodiversity Inventory. Southern NI Forest Gecko Southern North Island Forest Gecko at risk While the gecko is doing well in the protected ..... More >>

49. Truck and train collide

20 August 2014 12:08pm | New Zealand Police

Emergency services are at the scene of a collision between a truck and a train at Arundel north of Timaru. .. More >>

50. Resource Consent lodged for SkyPath

20 August 2014 1:50pm | SkyPath

The charitable trust behind the SkyPath project is celebrating the lodgment of SkyPath's Resource Consent application. .. More >>

51. Ms Jane Freeman appointed as independent director

20 August 2014 9:58am | Kiwi Income Property Trust

Ms Jane Freeman appointed as independent director Kiwi Income Property Trust announces the appointment of Ms Jane Freeman to the Board of the Manager, with effect from today... More >>

52. Toi Maori Art Market returns to Wellington City

19 August 2014 10:06am | Toi Maori

The country's largest art show, Toi Maori Art Market returns to Wellington City this November. Showcasing contemporary Maori visual art, this spectacular event will feature galleries run by the artists as well as an extensive public programme of ..... More >>

53. $100 million for urban cycleways

18 August 2014 2:17pm | New Zealand Government

Prime Minister John Key has today announced $100 million in new funding will be made available over the next four years to accelerate cycleways in urban centres. .. More >>

54. New fishing licences for 'non-residents'

19 August 2014 1:28pm | Fish and Game New Zealand

Fish & Game New Zealand is launching new licences for overseas anglers who visit the country to fish for longer than a day or so. .. More >>

55. It's downhill from here under National

19 August 2014 12:32pm | New Zealand Labour Party

The forecast drop in exports and predicted halving of growth shows that it's downhill from here with National, Labour's Finance spokesperson David Parker says. .. More >>

56. Glen Scanlon to Head Digital Media at Radio New Zealand

20 August 2014 2:23pm | Radio New Zealand

Radio New Zealand has announced the appointment of Glen Scanlon to the recently created position of head of digital media. .. More >>

57. Z Energy People Awards 2014

20 August 2014 11:09am | New Zealand Contractors Federation

Two "inspirational" young Aucklanders have been named as winners of the Z Energy People Awards 2014. .. More >>

58. Greens plainly wrong again on Budget claims

19 August 2014 5:04pm | New Zealand Government

Russel Norman and the Greens have again confirmed they cannot read Budgets, repeating incorrect claims that the National-led Government is planning multi-billion dollar cuts to health and education spending over the next three years... More >>

59. National Chooses to Campaign on High Tax, High Spend Policy

19 August 2014 1:39pm | New Zealand Taxpayers' Union

The Taxpayers' Union is slamming Bill English's indication that the National Party will not offer voters any indication of tax cuts before next month's general election. Speaking to journalists and analysts in the Pre-election Economic and Fiscal ..... More >>

60. Igniting the Spark - Why Telecom Wanted To Change

08 August 2014 9:48am | Igniting the Spark by Scoop Amplifier

The mobile and digital revolution is rapidly changing how we interact with companies and brands. If a smartphone is regarded as a weapon of personal empowerment, as Kit Yarrow [*] explains in a recent book, then organisations who don't change, do so ..... More >>

61. 'Dirty Politics' Cartoons: Whale Comes Home To Roost

18 August 2014 11:59am | Spike Mountjoy

Cartoon on John Key, Judith Collins and Whale Oil based on revelation in Nicky Hager's 'Dirty Politics'.. More >>

62. Forest marathon company wins first Rotorua Start-up Pitch

18 August 2014 1:44pm | Rotorua X

Asking people to run through forests and making money out of it has earned Tarawera Ultramarathon director Paul Charteris first prize in the inaugural Rotorua Start-Up Pitch Night event... More >>

63. Time for John Key to answer yes or no questions

18 August 2014 1:36pm | New Zealand Labour Party

John Key's train-wreck interview on Morning Report shows he is no longer capable of a simple yes or no answer and has lost touch with what's right and wrong, Labour MP Grant Robertson says... More >>

64. Find any NZ property RV value, on a map, for free!

20 August 2014 5:25pm | WiseMove.co.nz

Aug 11, 2014 - WiseMove.co.nz is a brand new innovative property portal, offering capital, land and rates values for over 1.3M New Zealand properties. .. More >>

65. Evidence of the dubious tactics of the alcohol industry

19 August 2014 10:03am | Alcohol Action NZ

Nicky Hager's latest book "Dirty Politics" reports the alcohol industry works behind the scenes to actively try and smear the professional reputation of people who promote effective alcohol reforms in New Zealand, as well as other public health ..... More >>

66. First use of FMA power to exercise investor's right to sue

20 August 2014 1:54pm | Chapman Tripp

The Financial Markets Authority ( FMA ) today filed civil proceedings under its new power to 'stand in the shoes' of another and exercise that person's right to take action against a financial markets participant... More >>

67. Shearer claims on power pricing misleading our customers

20 August 2014 4:12pm | Mighty River Power

Claims by Labour Energy spokesperson, David Shearer, about rocketing power prices and "outrageous" profits are plainly incorrect and grossly misleading for New Zealand electricity consumers. Mighty River Power Chief Executive, Doug Heffernan, ..... More >>

68. Life Pharmacy To Transform Store Performance

18 March 2008 10:17am | Life Pharmacy

Life Pharmacy Limited (NZX:LPL) today announced the appointment of Sam Shosanya to the position of General Manager, Marketing, with overall responsibility for all marketing functions. His appointment is a key one in a leadership team appointed by Life Pharmacy's ..... More >>

69. United's Policy Proposal Restructuring CYFS

01 April 2004 11:08am | United Future NZ Party

How many times have New Zealanders heard the tragic stories of children who are murdered by the very people they trust to provide them with care and protection? These disturbing stories are made all the worse by the realisation that in many of these cases, the ..... More >>

70. John Key loses moral compass over Collins

19 August 2014 10:09am | New Zealand Labour Party

John Key has lost his moral compass over Judith Collins' involvement with Cameron Slater and lost touch with New Zealanders' sense of right and wrong, Labour MP Grant Robertson says... More >>

71. Fatal Crash at Te Ngae Rd Owhata, Rotorua

18 August 2013 9:26am | New Zealand Police

Police are at the scene of a fatal crash on Te Ngae Rd (State Highway 30) just South of the Rotorua Airport. It appears that a pedestrian has been run over by a car and has died at the scene. .. More >>

72. Increases for fish stocks show success of QMS

20 August 2014 10:52am | New Zealand Government

Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy has announced increases to catch limits for a range of New Zealand fisheries today, thanks to healthy stock levels. "This shows the success of our world-leading Quota Management System (QMS). It is flexible and ..... More >>

73. ACC funding boost for ambulance services

20 August 2014 4:55pm | New Zealand Government

Hon Craig Foss Associate Minister for ACC 20 August 2014 Media Statement ACC funding boost for ambulance services .. More >>

74. Successful Commonwealth Games for New Zealand

04 August 2014 9:00am | Sport New Zealand

High Performance Sport New Zealand (HPSNZ) Chief Executive Alex Baumann has congratulated the athletes and coaches who won 45 medals for New Zealand at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, with an impressive 14 golds. "The only time New Zealand has won more gold ..... More >>

75. LORDE Confirmed as a Presenter for MTV Video Music Awards

20 August 2014 10:26am | Eckfactor

LORDE TO PRESENT ALONGSIDE AN ALL STAR CAST AS WELL AS BEING UP FOR TWO AWARDS INCLUDING BEST FEMALE VIDEO .. More >>

76. Future doctors call for an end to unhealthy homes

11 August 2014 3:08pm | Joint Press Release

Future doctors call for an end to unhealthy homes 11 August 2014 Press Release From New Zealand Medical Students Association and Medical Students for Global Awareness New Zealand medical students are calling on the country's political leaders to ..... More >>

77. MARKET CLOSE: NZ stocks rise; Fletcher, Trade Me gain

20 August 2014 6:03pm | BusinessDesk

Aug. 20 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand shares rose as Fletcher Building and Trade Me Group beat full-year profit guidance. Energy companies fell on weaker political polls ahead of next month's election. .. More >>

78. Victoria student scores feature film role

20 August 2014 9:49am | Victoria University of Wellington

Victoria University of Wellington theatre student George Fenn has scored something many students only dream about-in November, he will walk straight from his classes into a leading role in a feature film... More >>

79. New lung cancer handbook achieves WriteMark Standard

15 August 2014 11:16am | WriteMark

Cancer has a wide reach. When someone gets cancer, they desperately need clear information-and so do their family and friends. The information has to meet their needs and answer their questions, in as simple and straightforward a way as possible... More >>

80. Shark finning to be banned from 1 October

20 August 2014 11:10am | New Zealand Government

A ban on the finning of all shark species within New Zealand waters will take effect from 1 October this year, Conservation Minister Dr Nick Smith and Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy announced today. "Implementing this ban has happened much faster ..... More >>

81. NZEI says education cuts will damage children's learning

19 August 2014 12:34pm | NZEI

NZEI Te Riu Roa says the government's plans to slash education spending over the next three years will be very damaging for children's education, particularly for those from poorer backgrounds... More >>

82. Lyndon Hood: Laundering Dirty Politics

15 August 2014 2:04pm | Lyndon Hood

Scoop recently imagined speaking to the Prime Minister about Nicky Hager's book Dirty Politics ... More >>

83. MRP share offer document registered and loyalty bonus scheme

05 April 2013 12:36pm | New Zealand Government

5 April 2013 Media Statement MRP share offer document registered and loyalty bonus scheme announced New Zealand retail investors in the Mighty River Power share offer will receive one loyalty bonus share for every 25 shares they hold for two years ..... More >>

84. Winston Peters: When Spin Runs Thin

16 August 2014 2:26pm | New Zealand First Party

The book 'Dirty Politics' by Nicky Hager is not so much a book but an anthology of communications within the National Party and Government, and it goes all the way to the ninth floor of the Beehive and the Prime Minister's office... More >>

85. PM must take action over Collins' Whale Oil leak

19 August 2014 3:23pm | Green Party

The Prime Minister John Key must properly investigate Minister of Justice Judith Collins, leaking a public servants' name and contact details to the Whale Oil blogsite, the Green Party said today... More >>

86. Xero (XRO.NZ) - Thoughts on Valuation

03 October 2013 3:51pm | Clare Capital

Listed on-line accounting Software as a Service (SaaS) play Xero (XRO.NZ) is a very interesting valuation case... More >>

87. New Māori business major launched at Otago Polytechnic

19 August 2014 12:18pm | Otago Polytechnic

Māori business development has surged ahead in the past decade, from the growth of the iwi organisations responsible for the management of multi-million dollar assets, through to enterprises in industries from natural resources to tourism... More >>

88. Chemistry student wins three minute thesis event

20 August 2014 11:19am | University of Canterbury

Chemistry student Anna Farquhar who has researched the energy storage potential of thin sheeted carbon graphene, last night won the University of Canterbury's fifth annual thesis in three presentation event... More >>

89. 2014 APRA Silver Scroll Awards to be held in Wellington

11 April 2014 11:51am | Maiden New Zealand

APRA AMCOS are proud to announce that the 2014 APRA Silver Scroll Awards will be held in Wellington on Thursday 30th October. Now in its 49th year, the APRA Silver Scroll Awards is a highly-anticipated annual event that recognises and celebrates ..... More >>

90. FMA files suit against trustee Prince and Partners

20 August 2014 10:35am | BusinessDesk

Aug. 20 (BusinessDesk) - The Financial Markets Authority has filed civil proceedings against Prince and Partners Trustee Co over its role as trustee of failed finance company Viaduct Capital, the first such case the FMA has taken against a trustee ..... More >>

91. TPPA a threat to the environment

03 December 2012 3:55pm | Climate Justice Taranaki

"The secret Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) negotiations taking place now in Auckland (3-12 Dec) will have huge impacts on New Zealand from environmental protection to access to medicine, labour laws and internet regulations just to name ..... More >>

92. Property revaluations for council rates must be reformed

20 August 2014 11:33am | No More Rates

Opportunity to bring controls on rating value changes and more equitable level of annual rates increase .. More >>

93. Paymark to take EFTPOS payment online

19 August 2014 10:55am | Paymark

Paymark is set to launch EFTPOS online next year allowing those with a New Zealand bank account to purchase online without having to have a credit card. The initiative is currently being developed with three of New Zealand's largest banks, ASB, BNZ ..... More >>

94. Once Were Warriors - Where Are They Now?

13 August 2014 12:15pm | Maori TV

ONCE WERE WARRIORS turns 20 this year. To mark the anniversary, the story behind New Zealand's most famous film is being told in a one hour documentary to screen on Māori Television next Monday, August 18 at 9.30pm... More >>

95. Official launch of the men's MATES charity

19 August 2014 3:32pm | Media PA

The Gallagher Group World Headquarters in Hamilton was the setting for the official launch of the MATES Charity last week. .. More >>

96. Students Share a Passion for Wine

20 August 2014 10:19am | Eastern Institute of Technology

STUDENTS SHARE A PASSION FOR WINE Italian and New Zealand Bragato scholarship winners Christopher Bonifacio and Ben Tombs found plenty of common ground when they recently met in Hawke's Bay... More >>

97. Detailed picture of ethnicities in NZ welcomed

19 August 2014 11:33am | New Zealand Government

Statistics Minister Nicky Wagner is encouraging community groups to make use of information released today on 143 ethnic groups. Statistics New Zealand today released detailed statistics on 143 of the 300 ethnic groups recorded in the 2013 Census... More >>

98. Labour and Greens confused on finance plans

20 August 2014 3:03pm | New Zealand Government

Four and a half weeks out from Election Day it is clear that Labour and the Greens are talking past each other on their fiscal plans, and New Zealand taxpayers would be worse off for it... More >>

99. Nicky Hager book launched today

13 August 2014 5:40pm | Craig Potton Publishing

Nicky Hager's new book was launched at 5pm today at Unity Books in downtown Wellington. The book is not about the Snowden documents; Mr Hager said publicly months ago that he was not writing a book on that subject. Today's book follows on from his earlier ..... More >>

100. Okahu Bay Mussel Reef Restoration Project Commences

20 August 2014 11:56am | Ngati Whatua o Orakei Maori Trust Board

100 years after the sewage pipe that introduced pollution and disease into Ōkahu Bay was constructed, Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei are implementing one of a suite of restoration programmes that strives to restore the mauri (life force) of Ōkahu Bay on behalf ..... More >>

 

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