Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Minister Steven Joyce today welcomed the arrival of 96 top-performing students from Chile to study in New Zealand.
Child Poverty Action Group applauds the Salvation Army's strong message to political parties in election year that New Zealand must tackle the root causes of child poverty with bold policies.
Tertiary Education Minister Steven Joyce’s arrogant dismissal of criticism about his cuts to student, staff and community representation on university councils can’t hide a vindictive, ideological policy, Labour’s Tertiary Education spokesperson Grant Robertson says.
The Mayor of Christchurch is encouraging potential investors wanting to invest in New Zealand to see Christchurch in the context of the whole region, where the Canterbury economy has remained very strong.
While his eyes are fixed on a potential Commonwealth Games medal later in the year, mountain bike star Anton Cooper has to get his head around a posse out for his scalp at this weekend’s national championships in Rotorua.
The Government has set up a working group to advise ministers on how the collection, sharing and use of business and personal information will impact on public services in the coming years.
Young Wellingtonian Jamie McNee has extended his TR86 championship lead, after taking out last weekend’s round in Manfeild.
A former child prodigy and a new concertmaster help Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra (APO) launch its 2014 season.
Email overload is a serious and growing problem in workplaces all around the country with many of us swamped by the seemingly endless stream of information which we are expected to read and remember each day.
Who can Get Going the most during March?
The 2014 Get Going challenge is going out to all businesses, schools and other organisations to see who can log the most kilometres of active travel among their staff.
Lewis Carroll’s famous Dormouse, White Rabbit and Mad Hatter characters will soon become the latest additions to Hamilton Gardens.
Haier Pulse Head Coach Robyn Broughton is looking forward to this weekend’s official ANZ Championship pre-season ‘Summer Shootout’ tournament in Melbourne.
The Domain Name Commission Limited (DNCL) has released its final public consultation paper seeking feedback on the implementation of registrations directly at the second level in the .nz domain name space.
Child poverty and domestic violence are still not being taken seriously enough by ordinary New Zealanders, says The Salvation Army.
A large quantity of quality manuka plants and an ideal landscape to produce pure manuka honey are the reasons why Te Kowhai-based SummerGlow Apiaries has decided to expand its operation into the Taranaki region.
The Salvation Army’s ‘D’ grade for the Government’s lack of progress on child poverty must be seen as the final warning and that the time to act is now, the Green Party said today.
Retail spending using debit and credit cards in New Zealand decreased during January 2014, Statistics New Zealand said today. This followed three months of increases.
Who governs our universities is of crucial importance to all New Zealanders, because it affects the ability of academics to speak up on controversial issues, says Academic Freedom Aotearoa.