With the acceptance of the NZ Forest Certification Association (NZFCA) as New Zealand’s PEFC Member, New Zealand forest growers gain visibility in the world’s leading forest certification system.
Holiday makers made the most of Auckland Anniversary Weekend in Whitianga, when the Summer Concert Tour pulled a crowd of 8,500 people ready to rock out to international legends - Heart, Foreigner and Three Dog Night.
Toitū Otago Settlers Museum has installed a replica of the stained glass window from Kotahitanga Church in Moeraki into its permanent Kāi Tahu exhibition.
The services sector ended on a solid note in 2014, with expansion improving during December, according to the BNZ - BusinessNZ Performance of Services Index (PSI).
A new provider has been contracted by the West Coast District Health Board to run the Buller Hospital’s Kawatiri Birthing Unit, Chief Executive David Meates announced today.
A planned birthing service will recommence in the Westport facility in early March.
Young Auckland karter Matthew Payne led the Kiwi charge at the opening round of Australia's Rotax Pro Tour kart series in Melbourne over the weekend, dominating the Junior Trophy class.
University of Canterbury lab study tests show people’s memory can improve after a stroke.
UK Comedy legend Eddie Izzard has today sold out his two Auckland shows demonstrating his huge fan base in NZ.
Netball NSW is pleased to announced The Sydney Boulevard Hotel has extended their partnership as Team Partner of the NSW Swifts for the 2015 ANZ Championship.
Ning, the network of social networks that boasted 20 million visitors a month, has announced massive staff cutbacks and a complete end to free services for its users. So the bell tolls once again for the end of free Web 2.0 services.
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland (ICAS) and the New Zealand Institute of Chartered Accountants (NZICA) have launched a project with the aim of reducing the volume of disclosure requirements in International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS).
Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy has welcomed a fourth primary industry to the GIA partnership today.
The University of Waikato has become the first university in New Zealand to approve a mandate around open access to academics’ publications.
36,000 people came to Captain Cook wharf on the first two days of Ports of Auckland's open weekend. This is more than double the numbers of last year's event, with one more day to go.
36,000 people came to Captain Cook wharf on the first two days of Ports of Auckland's open weekend. This is more than double the numbers of last year's event, with one more day to do.
Many South Auckland residents have expressed concern regarding the long-term health implications of living close to New Zealand’s busiest motorway, University of Canterbury researchers have found.
The NZD dropped along with its G10 peers against the USD on Friday, closing 0.7% lower at 0.7450. In particular, NZD fell in sympathy with a much sharper drop in the AUD.
- Reverberations following the announcement of the ECB's quantitative easing programme continued, with sovereign bond yields falling sharply and EUR/USD plunging to new lows on Friday.
Foreign Minister Murray McCully has condemned the killing of up to 30 civilians in Eastern Ukraine over the weekend.
WeatherWatch.co.nz has added yet more centres to its forecast page - with plans this year to expand even further.