Our District is ready to take advantage of the just-announced next phase of the Government's Rural Broadband Initiative.
Exorbitant inspection quotes for those that serve food in early childhood services are coming through to early childhood education association, Te Rito Maioha Early Childhood New Zealand (ECNZ).
A Northern Southland farmer had his actions described as "reckless" during a sentencing at the Invercargill District Court this morning.
Adolf Hardegger and Hardegger Trustees Ltd were each sentenced on three charges, with fines of $11,900 on each charge, to a total of $71,400.
Foreign Minister Murray McCully today hailed a breakthrough agreement that will create the world’s largest Marine Protected Area in the Ross Sea region of the Antarctic.
Te RÄngai Ako me te Hauora College of Education, Health and Human Development’s intensive, one year professional preparation programme welcomed its first intake of students in 2015.
Trade Minister Todd McClay will visit China and Hong Kong for a series of trade discussions, and participate in the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) Ministerial meeting in Cebu, Philippines.
The Weka is a caramel coloured, hen-like, flightless bird unique to New Zealand. The Weka is classified as vulnerable/ threatened due to predation from introduced predators like rats, mustelids, feral cats and dogs.
The Sileni Estate Selection ‘Plateau’ Pinot Noir will be served to British Airways first class customers. The wine is now available in international first class cabins on routes across Asia and the Pacific.
Choice Hotels Asia-Pac, one of Australasia’s largest hotel franchise groups, has just announced the appointment of new Development Manager Liz Galea in response to soaring tourism growth over the past 12 months, both in New Zealand and abroad.
Paula Bennett may only have a day in the role of Acting Prime Minister, but the Public Service Association Te PÅ«kenga Here Tikanga Mahi is urging her to do something good for all Kiwi women.
Sales of New Zealand chilled venison are growing, boosting returns to New Zealand deer farmers, even though overall venison production is down.
Detecting and removing a piece of lego and toy battery from a 10-year-old boy’s ear, that had likely been there for years, and getting him into the system for ongoing ear treatment is a stand out case for a mobile health clinic, which is about to expand to help more vulnerable children living i
Emirates and South American airline GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes S.A. have announced a new codeshare and frequent flyer programme partnership.
Chapman Tripp is pleased to announce former partner Michael Jonas has returned to the firm. Michael joined the banking and finance practice as a consultant yesterday (25 October).
The results of the first New Zealand survey of members of Alcoholics Anonymous since 2004 have been published to mark the Fellowship’s 2016 AA Awareness Week.
Work has begun in earnest on Christchurch's new Central Library, with the first concrete pour for the foundations taking place this morning.
The waiting is over. The whites are pressed and ready, boxes of shiny new red Kookaburras have been delivered to the grounds and, for the country’s best cricketers, summer is here at last.
The fifth annual Chinese International Travel Monitor released by Hotels.com has revealed Chinese travellers continue to take the world by storm, with 92 percent planning to increase or maintain spending on travel in the next 12 months.