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King Kapisi Gives Kiwi Small Businesses The Royal Treatment

Thursday, 30 November 2023, 3:57 pm | Mastercard

Auckland, New Zealand - Thursday 30 November - New Zealand music royalty King Kapisi has joined forces with Mastercard to celebrate small businesses in Aotearoa that reach the remarkable milestone of being in business for 10 years. This initiative ... More >>

Blackpearl Group’s Revenue Skyrockets By 221% In FY2024 Interim Results

Thursday, 30 November 2023, 3:35 pm | Blackpearl Group

Annual Recurring Revenue soaring by 221% and Gross Profit up 284%: Blackpearl Groups' Record-Breaking 2023 Blackpearl Group Limited (NZX:BPG) proudly announces its exceptional financial results for the six months ending 30 September 2023, reflecting unprecedented ... More >>

VAST Data Simplifies And Secures Hybrid Cloud Data Management While Delivering Up To 80 Per Cent Cost Savings On Cloud

Thursday, 30 November 2023, 3:24 pm | VAST Data

The VAST Data Platform Version 5.0 Adds New AI-Based Event Detection, Real-Time Monitoring and Simple Provisioning Tools for AWS Hybrid Cloud Deployments More >>

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Canterbury Chamber Announces Significant Milestone In Its Evolution

Thursday, 30 November 2023, 2:37 pm | Canterbury Employers' Chamber Of Commerce

The Canterbury Employers' Chamber of Commerce, the home and voice of Canterbury businesses since 1859, is excited to announce a significant milestone in its evolution. Chief Executive, Leeann Watson says "Our members have been the bold, ambitious, ... More >>

Toitoi Wins Two National Industry Awards

Thursday, 30 November 2023, 1:48 pm | Toitoi - Hawkes Bay Arts And Events Centre

Earlier this week Toitoi – Hawke’s Bay Arts & Events Centre won two national event industry venue awards, in recognition of their commitment to the Hastings and Hawke’s Bay community, and its work towards creating career pathways in the ... More >>

More Real Estate Consumers Obtain Quality Information To Navigate Challenging Property Market

Thursday, 30 November 2023, 1:01 pm | Real Estate Authority

In a challenging market, real estate consumers [1] have become more likely to empower themselves with quality information on properties and the buying and selling process, according to new research commissioned by independent conduct regulator, the Real ... More >>

Destination Management Plans Set A Path For Region’s Visitor Economy

Thursday, 30 November 2023, 12:59 pm | ChristchurchNZ

November 30, 2023 : New strategic long-term plans set the region’s visitor economy on a path toward more regenerative tourism. Destination Management Plans, which capture opportunities, challenges, and community wishes for the future, are complete and ... More >>

New LawFuel Survey Reveals Progressive Trends In Gender Equality Among New Zealand Law Firms

Thursday, 30 November 2023, 12:36 pm | LawFuel

The latest annual survey by LawFuel , New Zealand's leading legal news network, reveals significant progress in gender representation within the New Zealand legal sector, as detailed in their comprehensive report "Women In New Zealand Law ... More >>

Home Detention For COVID Tax Fraud

Thursday, 30 November 2023, 12:16 pm | Inland Revenue Department

A Te Awamutu man has been sentenced to home detention after falsely claiming COVID-19 money meant to help businesses recover after the pandemic.  Nathanael Thomas Ballard was charged with dishonestly and without claim of right applying for Small ... More >>

The Power Of Partnerships: How More SME’s Are Leveraging Partnerships For Business Growth

Thursday, 30 November 2023, 11:38 am | Corporate Traveller

 An increasing number of Small to Medium Enterprise’s (SME’s) are choosing to partner with experts to help them achieve ‘more with less’ by using the expertise of an organisation, like corporate travel provider, Corporate Traveller. According ... More >>

BNZ Foundation Backs Marine Restoration, Social Vehicle Leasing & Community Support Network In 1st Round Of Partnerships

Thursday, 30 November 2023, 11:01 am | BNZ

Restoring marine biodiversity, empowering low-income families with affordable low-emissions transport, and developing new ways to support New Zealanders facing financial difficulty are the focus of three projects selected for support through the BNZ Foundation's ... More >>

Contact Marks 50 Years Of Women’s Refuge By Bolstering Support For Those Experiencing Family Violence

Thursday, 30 November 2023, 10:41 am | Contact Energy

Contact Energy (Contact) has bolstered its support of Women’s Refuge, building on its long-term partnership with the social service organisation that on average assists 50,000 women and children escaping family violence in New Zealand each year. ... More >>

The Snacksperts Have Spoken – Air New Zealand Reveals Its Newest Onboard Snacks

Thursday, 30 November 2023, 10:39 am | Air New Zealand

Chocolate dipped pretzels and almonds, tangy lemon meringue coated popcorn and crunchy dried cheese will be coming to a plane near you, as Air New Zealand reveals its newest snack selection! The airline has been on the hunt for the most mouth-watering treats ... More >>

Cost Of Building A Home Increases By 4.9% Annually

Thursday, 30 November 2023, 10:39 am | Quotable Value New Zealand

The average cost of building a home in Aotearoa New Zealand’s main centres has increased by less than half as much as last year. QV CostBuilder is New Zealand’s most comprehensive construction cost database. More than 42,000 rates were updated ... More >>

Getting Back The Balance

Thursday, 30 November 2023, 10:27 am | NZ Property Investors Federation

“It is encouraging to see that the new Coalition Government is acting quickly to ease the current situation evident in the rental market of decreasing supply and increasing rents,” says Sue Harrison, President of the NZ Property Investors Federation ... More >>

Sparks Of Change For Grocery Delivery: Woolworths New Zealand Announces New Ambition For 100% EV Home Delivery Fleet

Thursday, 30 November 2023, 10:21 am | Countdown

Woolworths New Zealand has committed to delivering greener groceries to online customers with an ambition to transition 100 percent of its home delivery trucks to be electric powered by 2030. Today’s announcement comes as the retailer releases its 2023 Sustainability ... More >>

Agreement Signed By New Zealand Regulator And Global Standards Body To Uphold And Promote Financial Market Integrity

Thursday, 30 November 2023, 10:11 am | Financial Markets Authority

The Financial Markets Authority (FMA) - Te Mana Tātai Hokohoko – has signed a Consultation Agreement with the Financial Markets Standards Board (FMSB). The Agreement formalises cooperation between the FMA and FMSB. The FMA supports the primary objectives ... More >>

Optimus Group Gains Digital Platform With Investment In Auto Trader

Thursday, 30 November 2023, 10:07 am | Optimus Group

 Optimus Group Co. Ltd., a publicly listed company on the Tokyo Stock Exchange (9268), has entered into an agreement to acquire a controlling stake in Auto Trader Media Group, owners of , one of New Zealand’s leading automotive ... More >>

Customer Insights And Innovation Platform, Ideally, Appoints Simon Gawn To Lead Australian Operations

Thursday, 30 November 2023, 9:47 am | Ideally

Customer insights platform, Ideally, has expanded its regional footprint as part of its ambitious growth strategy, announcing the appointment of Simon Gawn to lead Australian operations. Ideally appoints Gawn on the back of exponential growth since ... More >>

Consumer NZ And Others Seek High Court Declaration That Z Energy Has Misled New Zealanders

Thursday, 30 November 2023, 7:12 am | Consumer NZ

Consumer NZ, the Environmental Law Initiative (ELI) and Lawyers for Climate Action New Zealand Inc (LCANZI) are seeking declarations from the High Court that Z Energy has breached the Fair Trading Act by misleading New Zealanders with its public messaging. ... More >>

Masteron Introduces Astra @ Aurora Residence In Puchong, A Luxurious Lakeside Living Experience

Thursday, 30 November 2023, 7:08 am | ACN Newswire

Masteron , celebrated for its rich heritage since 1981 and renowned for projects like Verando Residence @ PJ South Sentral and the ‘Koi’ series in Puchong, proudly unveils its latest innovative venture — Astra @ Aurora Residence, Puchong . This ... More >>

One Strike Player Wins $500,000

Thursday, 30 November 2023, 7:04 am | lotto nz

The winning ticket was sold at Victoria Station in Cambridge. Powerball was not struck this evening and has rolled over to Saturday night, where the jackpot will be $5 million. Lotto First Division will be $1 million on Saturday night. Anyone ... More >>

Toyota Re-introduces The Land Cruiser "70" In Japan

Thursday, 30 November 2023, 7:03 am | JCN Newswire

Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) announced that it has re-introduced the Land Cruiser "70" in Japan today, November 29. Highlights:  - Since its launch in 1951, the Land Cruiser has been developed with the idea of supporting the lives ... More >>

Urgency And Innovation Drive Hire Staff To Success With 834% Growth Despite Challenging Job Market

Wednesday, 29 November 2023, 3:22 pm | Hirestaff

Award-winning recruitment agency Hire Staff continues to move up the Deloitte Fast 50 index and is now sitting in 2nd place, also winning the National Fastest Growing Service Business for the second year in a row. At the Deloitte Fast 50 awards last ... More >>

Monetary Policy To Remain Restrictive

Wednesday, 29 November 2023, 1:51 pm | Reserve Bank

The Monetary Policy Committee today agreed to maintain the Official Cash Rate at 5.50 percent. Interest rates are restricting spending in the economy and consumer price inflation is declining, as is necessary to meet the Committee’s Remit . However, ... More >>

Airways To Deliver TotalControl Simulator Solution For Croatia Control

Wednesday, 29 November 2023, 12:51 pm | Airways International

Airways International, a global leader in air traffic control simulation has been selected by Croatia Control to deliver a TotalControl tower simulation solution, for use by Croatian air traffic controllers. Airways International and Croatia Control ... More >>

Bay Of Plenty Couple “gobsmacked” After Mega $8.3 Million Win

Wednesday, 29 November 2023, 12:12 pm | Lotto New Zealand

It’s “head in the clouds” for one lucky Bay of Plenty couple after winning $8.3 million in Powerball last Saturday. The couple, who wish to remain anonymous, had no idea they were Aotearoa’s latest multi-millionaires until hearing the winning ... More >>

Ready To Roll: Foodstuffs Partners With Paneton To Supply Ready-made Pastry After Edmonds Exit

Wednesday, 29 November 2023, 12:11 pm | Foodstuffs NZ

Foodstuffs North Island supermarkets have added a French touch to Kiwi baking, with much-loved bakery Paneton now supplying a new pastry range in 100 of its stores. The partnership comes as a relief to many of the nation’s home bakers after the ... More >>

Tempo's First Guided Investment App, Is Now Available To Download On The Apple App Store And Android Google Play

Wednesday, 29 November 2023, 11:55 am | Tempo

New guided investment app, Tempo is now available to download in the Apple App Store and Google Play store. Setting Tempo apart from the crowd, the app provides New Zealanders with guidance on how they should invest their money throughout their investment journey. ... More >>

Rail Industry Unveils Five-year Strategy For New Zealand

Wednesday, 29 November 2023, 11:49 am | Australasian Railway Association

The Australasian Railway Association (ARA) has released its five-year strategic plan to foster a productive, efficient and thriving New Zealand rail industry. The Aotearoa Strategy 2023-2028 centres on five strategic objectives and complements ... More >>

Spark Sends First Satellite Text Message And Announces Plans For A Network Of Satellite-connected Cell Towers

Wednesday, 29 November 2023, 11:34 am | Spark

After successfully sending its first text message via satellite, Spark has unveiled plans to establish a network of satellite-connected cell towers throughout the country, aiming to ensure that every region in New Zealand has access to a basic level of ... More >>

Gallagher Security Emphasises Need For Federated Access At Wellington Showcase

Wednesday, 29 November 2023, 10:52 am | Gallagher Security Management Systems

WELLINGTON, NZ – Award-winning, global security manufacturer, Gallagher Security, made the case for introducing federated identity in New Zealand at the Gallagher Security Showcase in Wellington on 23 November, which saw hundreds of people across ... More >>

Twenty Aerial Urban Cable Car Transport Links Identified In New Doppelmayr New Zealand Report

Wednesday, 29 November 2023, 10:51 am | Doppelmayr NZ

  Doppelmayr New Zealand has taken the next step in its ambition to enter New Zealand’s public transport market through the release of its Urban Transport Solutions Report , which makes the case for urban cable car solutions in Aotearoa. ... More >>

New Names For Hollyford Track Lodges Reflect Traditional Ngāi Tahu Whakaaro

Wednesday, 29 November 2023, 10:47 am | Ngai Tahu Tourism

The renaming of two luxury lodges on the Hollyford Track in Fiordland National Park is part of a larger kaupapa (project) of anchoring Ngāi Tahu Tourism businesses within the cultural heritage of the iwi. Paul Madgwick, Chairman for Te Rūnanga ... More >>

Successful Recipients Of The 2023 CLNZ Contestable Fund Grants Announced

Wednesday, 29 November 2023, 10:26 am | Copyright Licensing NZ

Copyright Licensing New Zealand is excited to announce the successful recipients in this year's round of Contestable Fund Grants, with a total of $75,000 granted. Applications were invited for projects that had clearly defined and measurable outcomes ... More >>

Subdivide Simplified Utilise Their Building Experience For Residential Developers

Wednesday, 29 November 2023, 10:26 am | Subdivide Simplified

Subdivide Simplified, an Auckland residential property development company , is proud to announce a strategic pivot towards its building services, underscoring its commitment to delivering exceptional value to Auckland's property owners. Having ... More >>

Solar And Ecological Restoration Combine In Mackenzie Basin

Wednesday, 29 November 2023, 10:24 am | FNSF

A solar farm proposed for the Mackenzie Basin that would produce enough renewable electricity to power around 100,000 homes would also see the creation of the largest ecological restoration project ever undertaken in the area, developers say. A resource ... More >>

WiredScore Expands APAC Footprint With Launch In New Zealand

Wednesday, 29 November 2023, 10:23 am | WiredScore

  WiredScore , the global company behind the internationally recognised digital connectivity rating platform for real estate, today announced its launch in New Zealand. The market entry reaffirms WiredScore’s commitment to Asia Pacific ... More >>

Pest Control Queenstown Launches New Eco-Friendly Solutions

Wednesday, 29 November 2023, 10:19 am | Pest Control Queenstown

A new enterprise, Pest Control Queenstown , has officially launched its services, promising a more comprehensive approach to maintaining pest-free environments in both residential and commercial settings throughout Queenstown. As urban development ... More >>

The Future Of 4D Printing Technology

Wednesday, 29 November 2023, 10:06 am | Hugh Grant

From its earliest origins, printing has sparked revolutions. Information sharing transformed overnight when Gutenberg developed the printing press in the 15th century. Ideas could spread globally faster than ever through mass-produced texts. While book ... More >>

Building Climate Resilience Via Investment Migration To Secure A Sustainable Future

Wednesday, 29 November 2023, 9:00 am | Henley and Partners

Henley & Partners has seen a significant uptick in interest from both private clients and governments in investment migration programs as an effective mechanism to improve their resilience to the impacts of climate change and mitigate other sustainability ... More >>

UP Fintech's Q1-Q3 Net Income Hits $42M, Surpassing 2-Year Total

Tuesday, 28 November 2023, 5:10 pm | Tiger Brokers

SINGAPORE and NEW YORK, Nov. 27, 2023 -- UP Fintech Holding Limited ("UP Fintech" or the "Company", Nasdaq: TIGR, and all its subsidiaries and consolidated entities), a leading online brokerage firm committed to redefining global investing ... More >>

Taste Of India - Voted Auckland's Best Indian Restaurant 2023

Tuesday, 28 November 2023, 4:35 pm | The Auckland Curry Movement

Mt Eden based Indian eatery Taste of India has been announced Auckland’s best Indian restaurant for 2023, as voted by the Auckland Curry Movement. The Auckland Curry Movement judges each restaurant based on a formula considering quality of the ... More >>

Chase Baron And Hibiscus Coast Property Maintenance Ltd: A Driving Force In The Property Maintenance Industry

Tuesday, 28 November 2023, 4:34 pm | Hibiscus Property Maintenance Ltd

Hibiscus Coast, New Zealand – 28th November 2023 – Chase Baron, a young and ambitious entrepreneur, has made a significant impact in the property maintenance industry with his company, Hibiscus Coast Property Maintenance Ltd. Founded on a ... More >>

Innovation In Action: Showcasing MEA's Internship Program, Groundbreaking Projects

Tuesday, 28 November 2023, 4:30 pm | MEA

Internships Shape the Next Generation of Digital Innovators. In a bold move that underscores its commitment to innovation, MEA has unveiled the latest achievements of its distinguished internship program. Bringing together the brightest minds in ... More >>

New Research Reveals More Than Half Of New Zealanders Want To Skip Their Workplace Cristmas Party

Tuesday, 28 November 2023, 2:19 pm | Pizza Hut

New research released today reveals that most Kiwi feel more Grinch than gleeful when it comes to their workplace Christmas celebrations. The research uncovered almost two out of three (61%) Kiwi feel obligated to attend, yearning for an experience ... More >>

New Zealand’s Best Builds And Renovations Announced At The 2023 Registered Master Builders House Of The Year Awards

Tuesday, 28 November 2023, 2:15 pm | House Of The Year 2003

Celebrating building excellence for over 30 years, the Registered Master Builders House of the Year competition announces 21 national winners for 2023. Taking design innovation to a whole new level, this year’s Supreme House of the Year over $1 ... More >>

Te Kāinga Wāhine Celebrates Success Of Inaugural Wāhine Māori Business Programme

Tuesday, 28 November 2023, 2:01 pm | Te Kainga Wahine

Te Kāinga Wāhine is delighted to announce the successful completion of its inaugural cohort of Wāhine Māori Entrepreneurs, marking the end of a transformative six-month business development programme. Ten inspiring wāhine were selected from a pool of ... More >>

Devoli Simplifies Trans-Tasman Telco Services

Tuesday, 28 November 2023, 12:35 pm | Devoli

AUCKLAND, 28 November 2023 -- Devoli has become the first trans-Tasman telco to offer clients the ability to directly provision and manage internet and voice services for their customers in Australia and New Zealand, dramatically expanding the reach ... More >>

How Can Mining Companies Ensure They Can Measure The Data Required For ESG Reporting And Compliance?

Tuesday, 28 November 2023, 11:55 am | Mathews Varughis

By Mathews Varughis, Head of Sales for Australia & New Zealand at Paessler As the world gets ready for net zero, demand for raw materials is set to soar. The energy transition to renewables presents unique challenges for mining companies, ... More >>

Confidence Returns To Property Market As Prices Increase Across Aotearoa

Tuesday, 28 November 2023, 11:26 am | Trademe

The property market is showing continual signs of revival, with month-on-month price increases recorded across every region, according to Trade Me’s Property Price Index for October. The national average asking price for a property reached $860,750 ... More >>

Business Survey: NZ Corporates Committed To Sustainability

Tuesday, 28 November 2023, 11:17 am | Sustainable Business Network

Businesses are optimistic about the future and remain committed to sustainability. That’s the main finding in a survey of New Zealand corporates, conducted by the Sustainable Business Network (SBN). SBN’s report, Sustainability in Aotearoa New ... More >>

New Zealand Election Increases Filled Jobs For October

Tuesday, 28 November 2023, 10:44 am | Statistics New Zealand

Filled jobs rose by 13,046 when seasonally adjusted in October 2023 compared to September 2023, according to figures released by Stats NZ today. The increase in filled jobs was driven by the public administration and safety industry, which includes ... More >>

BNZ Expands Investment Offering By Launching High Growth Funds For The BNZ KiwiSaver Scheme And YouWealth

Tuesday, 28 November 2023, 10:39 am | BNZ

From today, members of the BNZ KiwiSaver Scheme and investors in YouWealth have the option of investing into High Growth Fund options. The two High Growth Funds invest 100% in growth assets, providing the potential for higher returns for those ... More >>

Contact’s New Initiative Good Weekends Launches This Sunday

Tuesday, 28 November 2023, 10:29 am | Contact Energy

Weekends are about to get even better with free power from Contact. The gentailer has today announced the launch of its Good Weekends energy plan, available from Sunday 3 December 2023, offering Kiwis free energy between 9am and 5pm on Saturdays and ... More >>

FMA Cancels Foundation Advice Limited’s Financial Advice Provider Licence

Tuesday, 28 November 2023, 10:28 am | Financial Markets Authority

The Financial Markets Authority (FMA) - Te Mana Tātai Hokohoko - has cancelled Foundation Advice Limited’s (FAL) Financial Advice Provider (FAP) licence. FAL was an Auckland-based FAP offering advice on life and health insurance as well as ... More >>

RedShield Security Deepens Ties With AWS To Upskill Resellers On Cybersecurity Threats

Tuesday, 28 November 2023, 10:26 am | RedShield

RedShield Security has strengthened its relationship with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to deliver value to and upskill resellers on managing modern cybersecurity threats using DDoS protection capabilities and Active Web Application Security services. ... More >>

Pōkeno Whisky Appoints Tickety-Boo As On-trade Distributor For New Zealand

Tuesday, 28 November 2023, 10:04 am | Pokeno Whisky

<img src="" width="720" height="480"> Award-winning New Zealand single malt whisky distillery, Pōkeno Whisky, has appointed specialist liquor distributor ... More >>

Toyota Launches IMV 0 In Thailand Providing Mobility To Make People's Lives Better Through Customizability

Tuesday, 28 November 2023, 9:11 am | Toyota New Zealand

Toyota City, Japan, Nov 27, 2023 - (JCN Newswire) - Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) and Toyota Motor Thailand Co., Ltd. (TMT), Toyota's vehicle sales and production company in Thailand, held a launch event in Bangkok on November 27 for the new IMV ... More >>

Credit Card Christmas: More Kiwis Putting This Year On Plastic, Survey Reveals

Tuesday, 28 November 2023, 8:36 am | Banked

Many more people will turn to their credit card to pay for Christmas this year, a new survey of 1,020 Kiwi adults reveals. More >>


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