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Whangārei Lotto Player Wins $1 Million

Saturday, 24 February 2024, 11:01 pm | lotto nz

One lucky Lotto player from Whangārei will be pinching themselves after winning $1 million with Lotto First Division in tonight’s live Lotto draw. The winning ticket was on MyLotto to a player from Whangārei. Powerball was not struck this ... More >>

WBD Earnings: HBO Delays, 'Spulu' & NBA Rights Highlight Pivotal Call

Saturday, 24 February 2024, 9:00 pm | Parrot Analytics

As Warner Bros. Discovery reports its first earnings call of 2024, CEO David Zaslav is grappling with fundamental questions shaping the entire media and entertainment industry's future, such as how to: Leverage premium linear assets to a streaming-first ... More >>

Navigating New Horizons: How Kiwi Businesses Are Transforming With Modern Tools

Saturday, 24 February 2024, 5:49 pm | Hugh Grant

In today's rapidly evolving business landscape, keeping up with technological advancements isn't just an option; it's a necessity. For businesses in New Zealand, from sprawling agricultural fields to bustling urban centers, this rings especially true. Whether ... More >>

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Comprehensive Storage Guides For Napier, Invercargill, And Gisborne Released By TradieGuide

Friday, 23 February 2024, 2:10 pm | TradieGuide

TradieGuide, a provider of practical and reliable information on various services, is thrilled to announce the launch of three new comprehensive guides: Storage Napier , Storage Invercargill , and Storage Gisborne . These guides are designed to provide ... More >> And Krafton, Inc Return With Global Pubg Tournament For Apac Players

Friday, 23 February 2024, 1:46 pm |

LetsPlay.Live (LPL), leading esports broadcaster and tournament organiser, have today announced a continued partnership with South Korean game publisher KRAFTON, Inc. On behalf of the PUBG: Battlegrounds publisher, LetsPlay.Live will host PUBG ... More >>

TradieGuide Launches Comprehensive Guides On Commercial Cleaning Services In New Zealand

Friday, 23 February 2024, 1:10 pm | TradieGuide

TradieGuide has announced the launch of its new informational guides, each dedicated to a specific region in New Zealand. These guides, titled Commercial Cleaners Invercargill , Commercial Cleaners Tauranga , and Commercial Cleaners Hamilton , aim to provide ... More >>

Save The Date! Tourism’s Top Leadership Event Is Heading To Auckland

Friday, 23 February 2024, 11:49 am | Tourism Industry Aotearoa

Tourism Industry Aotearoa is thrilled to announce that this year’s Tourism Summit Aotearoa will be held in Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland. One of the industry’s premier thought leadership events, the Summit will be held on 6 November at Cordis Auckland, ... More >>

Scapegrace Lands Major Deal With UK Supermarket

Friday, 23 February 2024, 11:47 am | Scapegrace

New Zealand’s Scapegrace Distilling Co has landed a major distribution deal with Waitrose, a leading UK supermarket chain known for its commitment to quality and premium products. The partnership will see Waitrose stock Scapegrace's acclaimed ... More >>

Boomi Celebrates Highest For Ability To Execute In The Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ For Integration Platform As A Service

Friday, 23 February 2024, 10:53 am | Boomi

  Global software as a service (SaaS) company is recognized as a Leader in iPaaS for tenth consecutive time Sydney, Australia – February 23, 2024 – Boomi TM, the intelligent integration and automation leader, today announced that Gartner ... More >>

Time Called At Zeelandt Brewery

Friday, 23 February 2024, 8:57 am | Zeelandt Brewery

Founders close craft brewery and garden bar after 12 months of hard slog More >>

Navigating New Horizons: How Kiwi Businesses Are Transforming With Modern Tools

Friday, 23 February 2024, 8:55 am | Hugh Grant

In today's rapidly evolving business landscape, keeping up with technological advancements isn't just an option; it's a necessity. For businesses in New Zealand, from sprawling agricultural fields to bustling urban centers, this rings especially true. Whether ... More >>

Powerball And Strike Roll Over

Friday, 23 February 2024, 8:54 am | lotto nz

Powerball and Strike have both rolled over tonight, meaning there is a combined prize pool of $9.3 million up for grabs on Saturday. Powerballwas not struck this evening and has rolled over to Saturday night, where the jackpot will be $8 ... More >>

Top 9 Exciting Lisbon Vacation Packages: Explore The Charms Of Lisbon And Beyond

Friday, 23 February 2024, 8:52 am | Hugh Grant

Lisbon, the vibrant capital of Portugal, is a city where tradition and modernity blend seamlessly. Known for its historic charm, captivating streets, and lively atmosphere, Lisbon has become a top destination for travelers seeking a blend of culture, cuisine, ... More >>

Who Needs A Prenup? The Top 5 Reasons To Consider One

Friday, 23 February 2024, 8:46 am | Hugh Grant

Getting married is an exciting time filled with love and planning for the future. While the wedding itself often takes centre stage, it's also important for couples to think realistically about their lives after the big day. Prenuptial agreements ... More >>

GE Watchdog Decision Risks Compromising Protection Of The Environment And Health

Thursday, 22 February 2024, 7:26 pm | GE Free NZ

The Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) has released its decision on “null segregants” (APP204173) defining them as "not genetically engineered organisms". In February, Plant and Food applied to the EPA to determine if “null segregants” ... More >>

Not With My Money: Avoiding Investments In Russia

Thursday, 22 February 2024, 3:41 pm | Mindful Money

Two years have passed since the onset of the brutal invasion of Ukraine by Russia, a period marked by global upheaval and a collective reassessment of investment ethics worldwide. Mindful Money, New Zealand's leading ethical investment charity, today ... More >>

TradieGuide Announces New Informative Guides For Locksmith Services

Thursday, 22 February 2024, 2:49 pm | TradieGuide

TradieGuide has announced the launch of three new informational guides, aimed at providing comprehensive insights into locksmith services across various regions in New Zealand. These guides, titled Locksmiths Gisborne , Locksmiths Papakura , and ... More >>

ComCom Calls For Banks To Pick Up The Pace On Payment Options

Thursday, 22 February 2024, 2:35 pm | Commerce Commission

The Commerce Commission has issued an Open Letter to participants of New Zealand’s retail payment system setting its expectations of the industry to deliver a more competitive environment that can give Kiwis new options to pay for goods and services.  ... More >>

It’s Time To Hit Fast Forward: Spark Study Finds Uplift In Advanced Digital Technologies Could Boost Productivity

Thursday, 22 February 2024, 1:37 pm | Spark

Spark and the New Zealand Institute of Economic Research (NZIER) today launched a new study – Accelerating Aotearoa businesses one technology generation forward – to explore how Aotearoa’s well-documented productivity challenges can be addressed ... More >>

Better Approach To Business Payments Needed

Thursday, 22 February 2024, 1:18 pm | Business New Zealand

BusinessNZ supports the repealing of the Business Payment Practices Act. "BusinessNZ is instead working with its large business group to develop a voluntary code to ensure small businesses are paid on a timely basis," BusinessNZ Chief Executive Kirk ... More >>

Kiwi Mum Develops World First Nit Treatment To Reduce Stigma & Access Barriers For Vulnerable Children

Thursday, 22 February 2024, 12:12 pm | iSpy Nits

A Kiwi mother and entrepreneur has created the world’s first biofluorescent nit powder to improve visibility of head lice during treatment, address the stigma associated with the condition and increase access for vulnerable children. The product, which ... More >>

First Artists Receive Mandatory Artist Creation Fee For Their Songs

Thursday, 22 February 2024, 11:53 am | NZ On Air

  The very first music artists to receive a mandatory Artist Creation Fee have been announced by NZ On Air. A total of 32 artists have been funded in this latest New Music Single funding round, with $10,000 going to support their recording, ... More >>

EPA Clarifies GMO Definition

Thursday, 22 February 2024, 11:44 am | Environmental Protection Authority

The Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) has released a clarification that certain organisms, known as null segregants, are not considered genetically modified organisms under the Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Act 1996. Null segregants are descended ... More >>

The Warehouse Group Sells Torpedo7 To Focus On Core Brands

Thursday, 22 February 2024, 10:41 am | The Warehouse Group

The Warehouse Group announced today that it has sold its outdoor brand Torpedo7 to Tahua Partners Limited for $1. Tahua Partners Limited will take ownership of Torpedo7’s assets, including stock, cash in store and the Torpedo7 brand, and will assume its ... More >>

Leak Investigation Concluded

Thursday, 22 February 2024, 10:40 am | Ministry of Health

Following the leak of confidential Ministry information to an external third party last month, the Ministry of Health began an investigation to determine how this occurred. We can now confirm that the individual responsible has been identified and no longer ... More >>

Changes To RBNZ Executive Leadership Team

Thursday, 22 February 2024, 9:56 am | The Reserve Bank of New Zealand

Assistant Governor/General Manager Transformation, Innovation, People and Culture Juliet Tainui-Hernandez has resigned to focus on her governance career. She will be leaving RBNZ at the end of April 2024. Governor Adrian Orr said: “Juliet has ... More >>

TradieGuide Announces Launch Of New Asbestos Removal Guide Websites

Thursday, 22 February 2024, 9:54 am | TradieGuide

Wellington, New Zealand – TradieGuide is pleased to announce the launch of three new guide websites dedicated to asbestos removal services in specific regions of New Zealand. The websites, Asbestos Removal Nelson , Asbestos Removal Northland , ... More >>

Hey Google, Name The Most Beautiful, Innovative, Iconic Building

Thursday, 22 February 2024, 9:51 am | Scion

Scion’s Rotorua headquarters have gone head-to-head with the Silicon Valley campus of top tech company Google — and come out on top. But there are no hard feelings between the architects behind the two incredible buildings. The Dubai International ... More >>

Beneficiary Shake-up Will Struggle Without Clear Pathways To Work

Thursday, 22 February 2024, 9:41 am | Customer Contact Network NZ

The National Party’s move to ‘shake up’ the benefits system, including ‘work check-ins’, is designed to get people off the benefit and into work. However, this ‘big stick’ approach will struggle unless beneficiaries are offered a viable ... More >>

FY24 Interim Results: Resilient Performance In Challenging Economic Environment

Thursday, 22 February 2024, 9:39 am | SKYCITY

SkyCity Entertainment Group Limited ( SkyCity ) today announced its results for the six months ended 31 December 2023. Key highlights are: Earnings performance resilient - 1H24 underlying Group EBITDA of $146.3 million despite the challenging economic ... More >>

Commission Consulting On Financing Step-change In Electricity Lines Investment

Thursday, 22 February 2024, 9:39 am | Commerce Commission

With New Zealand's electricity networks facing increasing demand, the Commerce Commission is consulting on how the framework for its upcoming price-quality decision considers the financing of necessary investment. Driven by a combination of factors, including ... More >>

Air New Zealand Announces 2024 Interim Results

Thursday, 22 February 2024, 9:38 am | Air New Zealand

Air New Zealand has today announced earnings before taxation of $185 million for the first half of the 2024 financial year. Net profit after taxation was $129 million. This is an expected reduction on the comparable period last year when the airline ... More >>

Kiwibank Half-year Results For The Six Months To 31 December 2023

Thursday, 22 February 2024, 9:35 am | Kiwibank

Kiwibank today announced a net profit after tax of $105m for the six months to 31 December 2023, up 7% on the prior half. Chief Executive Steve Jurkovich said being 100% fully New Zealand owned meant every New Zealander is part of the bank’s improved ... More >>

Sky Delivers Strong First Half Result, Increases Interim Dividend

Thursday, 22 February 2024, 9:33 am | Sky

Sky Network Television Limited (Sky) announces another period of growth, delivering increases in all key metrics through a strong focus on execution. Key results [1] : +3.7% growth in Revenue to $392.7 million, driven by strong growth in Sky Sport ... More >>

Rental Prices Continue To Climb In 2024

Thursday, 22 February 2024, 9:31 am | Trade Me Property

New Zealand rental prices have increased for the second month in a row according to Trade Me’s latest Rental Price Index, including rents for apartments and townhouses which have climbed to record highs. The latest data reveals that the national median ... More >>

Protecting Your Business: Essential Fire Prevention Strategies

Thursday, 22 February 2024, 9:29 am | Hugh Grant

Fire can cause devastating damage to any business, leading to loss of property, income, and even life. As a business owner or manager, it is your responsibility to protect your employees, customers and premises from fire to the best of your ability. ... More >>

TradieGuide Unveils Comprehensive Locksmith Guides For Three NZ Areas

Wednesday, 21 February 2024, 7:36 pm | TradieGuide

TradieGuide is excited to announce the launch of three new comprehensive online guides: Locksmiths Kapiti , Locksmiths Timaru , and Locksmiths Ashburton . These guides aim to assist New Zealanders in selecting reliable and professional locksmith ... More >>

TradieGuide Launches Comprehensive Artificial Grass Guides For New Zealand Regions

Wednesday, 21 February 2024, 7:34 pm | TradieGuide

TradieGuide is proud to announce the launch of three new comprehensive informational guides: Artificial Grass Dunedin , Artificial Grass Hamilton , and Artificial Grass Hawke's Bay . These online resources are designed to provide in-depth information ... More >>

Positive Forecast For Zespri Growers

Wednesday, 21 February 2024, 5:34 pm | Zespri

Zespri has released its final forecast for the 2023/24 season with record per tray returns forecast for Green, Organic Green, SunGold and RubyRed Kiwifruit. The February forecast has Green at a record $9.44 per tray, significantly up from last season’s ... More >>

Te Pae Christchurch Achieves Toitū Net Carbonzero Status

Wednesday, 21 February 2024, 3:10 pm | Te Pae Christchurch

Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre has been recognised as Toitū net carbonzero certified, reflecting the organisation’s ongoing commitment to leading the industry in world class sustainable operations. Just one year after committing to the milestone ... More >>

Top 9 Exciting Lisbon Vacation Packages: Explore The Charms Of Lisbon And Beyond

Wednesday, 21 February 2024, 3:03 pm | Hugh Grant

Lisbon, the vibrant capital of Portugal, is a city where tradition and modernity blend seamlessly. Known for its historic charm, captivating streets, and lively atmosphere, Lisbon has become a top destination for travelers seeking a blend of culture, cuisine, ... More >>

Confidential Document Destruction Under New Ownership: Transforming Waste Management In Bay Of Plenty

Wednesday, 21 February 2024, 2:53 pm | Confidential Document Destruction

Confidential Document Destruction, a prominent sustainable waste management company based in the Bay of Plenty, has completed a successful transition under the ownership of Te-Aumihi and Mike Odgen. Acquiring the business a year ago, the dynamic duo has ... More >>

Hundreds Welcomed To NMIT Te Pūkenga

Wednesday, 21 February 2024, 2:28 pm | NMIT

Enrolments are tracking higher than at the same time last year, at the longstanding Top of the South Island tertiary education provider, NMIT Te Pūkenga. Over 200 new learners gathered at the Nelson campus to be traditionally welcomed by mihi whakatau ... More >>

One In 12 Women Resign During Menopause And It's Time Organisations Do Better

Wednesday, 21 February 2024, 1:19 pm | Gender at Work

The menopausal transition/te ruahinetanga workforce demographic is one of the fastest growing in Aotearoa with over 400,000 people at this life stage in paid employment. This time is a temporary, but significant life stage for women and some trans, non-binary ... More >>

The Only Operator Offering World-exclusive Helicopter Landings On Tasman Glacier, INFLITE Group Returns To Franz Josef

Wednesday, 21 February 2024, 1:16 pm | Inflite Charters

INFLITE Group makes a grand return to flying on the West Coast, with INFLITE Franz & Fox Helicopters. An exciting extension that has become the immediate go-to for local and international tourists wanting exclusive access to the most incredible, ... More >>

Naylor Love Enterprises - CEO Appointment Announcement

Wednesday, 21 February 2024, 11:28 am | Naylor Love

  Naylor Love Enterprises Chair Jackie Lloyd is pleased to announce the appointment of Bruno Goedeke as Chief Executive Officer. Mr Goedeke replaces Rick Herd, who retires at the end of March 2024. Ms Lloyd said Bruno’s extensive experience ... More >>

Air New Zealand Seeks Urgent Inquiry Into Regulation Of Auckland Airport

Wednesday, 21 February 2024, 11:19 am | Air New Zealand

Air New Zealand has today lodged an official request with Commerce Minister Andrew Bayly seeking an urgent inquiry into the regulation that is failing to constrain overspending by Auckland Airport. More >>

BARNZ Supports Call For Inquiry Into Auckland Airport

Wednesday, 21 February 2024, 11:15 am | BARNZ

Board of Airline Representatives (BARNZ) supports Air New Zealand’s call for a Commerce Commission Inquiry into the regulation of Auckland Airport (AIAL). “Large airports in New Zealand like AIAL are monopoly businesses so strong economic regulations ... More >>

New Zealand Claims Resolution Service Marks One Year Of Supporting Homeowners With Natural Disaster Insurance Claims

Wednesday, 21 February 2024, 10:59 am | Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment

Since launching in February 2023, the New Zealand Claims Resolution Service (NZCRS) has registered 1,725 cases and helped homeowners to resolve more than 900 cases. The NZCRS provides homeowners with free, independent support to help resolve their ... More >>

Xero And Sumday Enter Global Partnership To Enhance Carbon Accounting For Advisors

Wednesday, 21 February 2024, 10:16 am | Xero

  Xero , the global small business platform, today announced a global partnership with Sumday , the advisor-first carbon accounting platform, to help accountants and bookkeepers globally to manage their own and their clients’ carbon accounting. ... More >>

Major ASB Fraud And Scam Awareness Campaign To Help Get New Zealanders One Step Ahead Of Scammers

Wednesday, 21 February 2024, 10:13 am | ASB Bank

ASB has this week launched the first phase of a significant, ongoing and multi-layered fraud and scams awareness campaign, to help keep all New Zealanders informed and vigilant, as the first line of defence against scams. David Bullock, ASB Executive ... More >>

Westpac Economic Overview, February 2024 – Staying The Course

Wednesday, 21 February 2024, 9:18 am | Westpac

Westpac has just released its latest Economic Overview. Overall growth outlook “2024 looks set to be a year where households and businesses hunker down, and where the Reserve Bank stays the course by maintaining high interest rates to ensure inflation ... More >>

Showcasing World-leading Kiwi Cleantech Innovation To Silicon Valley

Wednesday, 21 February 2024, 9:00 am | Callaghan Innovation

Twelve Kiwi ventures are a step closer to securing partnerships and a slice of around NZ$80 billion invested every year in cleantech startups after returning from Cleantech Trek USA. The globally ambitious Kiwi cleantech ventures connected with corporates ... More >>

Acer Launches New Swift Series Laptops Powered By AMD Ryzen 8040 Series Processors With Ryzen AI

Wednesday, 21 February 2024, 8:48 am | Acer

Acer announces new models of the Acer Swift Edge 16 and Acer Swift Go 14 laptops, blending AI power and innovative features in stylish thin and light devices: Latest Swift Edge 16 and Swift Go 14 laptops combine enhanced AI experiences, Microsoft ... More >>

New Zealand Honey Strategy Resets Industry Ambitions For A Strong Future

Tuesday, 20 February 2024, 9:07 pm | Apiculture NZ

A plan to revitalise New Zealand’s honey sector and set it on a new, more sustainable and profitable path for the long term was launched today by the Minister of Agriculture, Hon Todd McClay. The strategy project was initiated by Apiculture New Zealand and ... More >>

Foley Wines Acquires Toast Martinborough

Tuesday, 20 February 2024, 2:59 pm | Foley Wines

<img src="" width="720" height="480"> Toast Martinborough, New Zealand’s iconic wine and food festival, has been sold to Foley Wines. The move comes at a ... More >>

Importers Of Higher-risk Food Need Better Monitoring, Says Auditor-General

Tuesday, 20 February 2024, 1:48 pm | Office of the Auditor-General

The Ministry for Primary Industries (the Ministry) needs to strengthen its monitoring of food importers and its understanding of the effectiveness of import requirements, says the Auditor-General in a new report. The Food Act 2014 makes importers responsible ... More >>

Safety Boost For Police Speed Camera Operators

Tuesday, 20 February 2024, 1:47 pm | WorkSafe NZ

WorkSafe has accepted a binding commitment from the New Zealand Police to improve safety for speed camera operators, after one was critically injured in a high-speed collision on Auckland’s North Shore. The operator was thrown from his parked van ... More >>

Govt Calls For Energy Sector Support At BEC Breakfast

Tuesday, 20 February 2024, 1:15 pm | BusinessNZ Energy Council

The Government plans to fast-track consenting for energy projects, and has asked the sector for public support in 2024. Minister for energy and transport Simeon Brown outlined his priorities to energy sector representatives during the BusinessNZ Energy ... More >>

Heart Kids NZ Fundraiser Target Turns Into Long-term Commitment

Tuesday, 20 February 2024, 12:21 pm | Heart Kids

Valentine’s Day this year was auspicious in more ways than one, with Pete’s Natural Sodas Heart Kids NZ fundraising initiative not only reaching its original target of $12,000 but also evolving into a long-term commitment from the company. ... More >>


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