Kiwis will now be able to fly non-stop to the popular holiday destination of Bali with the launch of Air New Zealand's new twice weekly service between Auckland and Denpasar Airport.
The Government's Bill enabling New Zealanders to own minority shares in four state owned energy companies has passed its second reading in Parliament.
New Zealanders wanting more information can visit the website: www.governmentshareoffers.govt.nz
Pacific People’s Minister, Peseta Sam Lotu-Iiga, has welcomed the inaugural fono for Pacific social services workers and church leaders and is urging them to work with the government to tackle the problem of family violence in the Pacific community.
New Zealand manufacturers that evolve fast to new technologies, leveraging sensors, data analytics, additive manufacturing and virtual reality will be able to compete well on the world stage, a major study into New Zealand technology says.
Queensland Origin prop Jacob Lillyman has been named as the only line-up change for the Vodafone Warriors’ 16th-round NRL clash against the top-of-the-table Cronulla Sharks at Southern Cross Group Stadium in Sydney on Saturday (5.30pm kick-off local time; 7.30pm NZT).
The Prime Minister has not made the case for extending the Iraq deployment another 18 months nor the expansion of their mission, says Opposition Leader Andrew Little.
Prime Minister the Rt Hon John Key today opened North Shore Hospital’s new Sky Bridge linking the Elective Surgery Centre (ESC) with the main hospital tower as part of plans to further integrate and expand services on the North Shore Hospital campus site.
The Taxpayers’ Union is cautiously welcoming the Interim Report on the Auckland Transport Alignment Project, released this afternoon by Finance Minister, Bill English and Transport Minister, Simon Bridges. Jordan Williams, the Taxpayers' Union Executive Director, says:
Futsal White Brayden Lissington has earned an opportunity he feels money can’t buy after showing off his skills in an online video.
The USA Women’s Under 19s have finished their tour of New Zealand on a high note by defeating the New Zealand Under 20s 4-1 today in fine and warm conditions at QBE Stadium in Albany.
New Zealand is among 15 countries where Emirates Airline is now offering Visa Checkout, the online checkout service by Visa (NYSE: V), a global payments technology company, allowing shoppers to pay with their cards online and on any device, with just a few clicks.
Leading New Zealand immigration lawyer Alastair McClymont is calling for more rigorous screening of overseas education agents by New Zealand private education institutions as hundreds of Indian students currently studying here are at risk of imminent deportation.
Nominations open today (20 June) for the biggest night in Kiwi music - the 2016 Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards.
Come November, Vector Arena will fill with musicians, music industry movers and shakers, celebrities and fans to celebrate the vast musical talent of Aotearoa.
New Zealand’s Olympic rowers have had the perfect final shakedown - with all 10 Rio-bound boats making the podium at the last World Cup regatta of the season in Poznan, Poland.
Local historians, vintage film buffs and heritage enthusiasts alike should enjoy a special Matariki presentation of footage drawn from NgÄ Taonga: New Zealand’s moving image and sound archive.
Mitch Cuevas is the newly-elected president of consumer healthcare products industry body, the New Zealand Self-Medication Industry Association (SMI). He was previously vice-president of SMI.
Air quality data for Hastings, Napier and Awatoto is now available on the LAWA website - www.lawa.org.nz. LAWA (Land Air Water Aotearoa) is the national environmental monitoring website which displays real time environmental data from around New Zealand.
Hawke’s Bay residents are an important part of the annual Garden Bird Survey week which will be on again from 25 June to 3 July, 2016.
New Zealand tennis players are on courts around the world this week in over half a dozen nations, some at the top of their careers and others just starting out. .