Recommended.co.nz | Voxy.co.nz | Guide2.co.nz: (Money | Politics) | Gimme.co.nz
News aggregator | Recommended.co.nz
Homepage [ login or create an account ]
Submit Recommendation

News aggregator

EDS welcomes Productivity Commission's urban planning analysis

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 20 August, 2016 - 19:50

EDS welcomes the Productivity Commission’s draft report on Better Urban Planning released today.

Categories: New Zealand News

Enjoying the sun and snow safely this weekend

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 19 August, 2016 - 23:50

With forecasts for a beautiful winter's weekend ahead and Mount Ruapehu already covered in snow, Central Police are encouraging people to get outside and make the most of it while reminding them to stay safe.

Categories: New Zealand News

Less than one month to wait for new Holden Colorado

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 19 August, 2016 - 23:50

Holden New Zealand has released more details of the most eagerly anticipated ute launch of the year, the new Colorado, confirming the model will go on sale locally on September 10.

Categories: New Zealand News

Call to revamp intelligence and security committee membership

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 19 August, 2016 - 22:35

Membership of the parliamentary Intelligence and Security Committee must be changed, New Zealand First said today.

Categories: New Zealand News

Airways NZ welcomes new Health and Safety Manager

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 19 August, 2016 - 22:35

Airways is pleased to announce the appointment of Shelly Sydney as its new Health and Safety Manager.

Categories: New Zealand News

Sailing: Golden moment for Peter Burling and Blair Tuke

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 19 August, 2016 - 21:20

Today Peter Burling and Blair Tuke’s four-year goal to win Olympic Gold came to fruition as they stood atop the podium on Rio’s Flamenco Beach and were presented their medals.

Categories: New Zealand News

Cold Power Magic head coach announced

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 19 August, 2016 - 21:20

Netball Waikato Bay of Plenty Zone is pleased to announce the appointment of Margaret Forsyth to the role of Cold Power Magic head coach.

Forsyth has signed a two-year contract through until the end of the 2018 season.

Categories: New Zealand News

2016 UC Championship finals to take place this weekend

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 19 August, 2016 - 21:20

After 15 weeks of competition, six sides are now vying for silverware in the UC Championship, with the respective Cup, Plate and Bowl finals set to take place this Saturday 20th August.

Categories: New Zealand News

Melbourne named the world's most liveable city

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 19 August, 2016 - 20:05

The world’s most liveable city is still only a short jump across the ditch, with Melbourne being crowned the title for the sixth year running.

Categories: New Zealand News

Maori Party cautiously support NZ Intelligence and Security Bill to First Reading

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 19 August, 2016 - 20:05

Māori Party Co-leaders Te Ururoa Flavell and Marama Fox say the Party will cautiously support the New Zealand Intelligence and Security Bill to select committee when it has its first reading in Parliament today.

Categories: New Zealand News

Unease with local govt changes evident at Parliamentary hearings

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 19 August, 2016 - 20:05

This morning, Lower Hutt Mayor Ray Wallace presented two oral submissions to the Select Committee on the Local Government Act 2002 Local Amendment Bill (No 2).

Both submissions raised serious concerns with the proposed Bill that will affect local government across the country.

Categories: New Zealand News

Unemployment count changes 'to meet international standards'

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 19 August, 2016 - 20:05

Changes to how the unemployed are counted when they look for work online were made to meet international standards, Statistics NZ said today. This week there has been some misunderstanding of the changes, which were first announced on 29 June 2016.

Categories: New Zealand News

Consultation to shape Suburban Parking Policy

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 19 August, 2016 - 20:05

The Council is seeking community input on how we should manage our suburban road space through a survey on suburban parking that opens today.

The survey explores different ways of addressing parking demand in our growing suburban areas.

Categories: New Zealand News

Artist with 'intriguing practice' awarded Iris Fisher Scholarship

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 19 August, 2016 - 20:05

Elam School of Fine Arts student Hannah Valentine has been awarded the 2016 Iris Fisher Scholarship, in recognition of an art practice described by the judges as ‘intriguing’.

Categories: New Zealand News

Consultation launched to inform new anti-money laundering laws

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 19 August, 2016 - 20:05

The Ministry of Justice is encouraging businesses affected by upcoming changes to anti-money laundering law to have their say on the proposed reforms.

The Ministry has issued a consultation document as part of the Government’s move to extend the Anti-

Categories: New Zealand News

PM's behaviour in house will disappoint NZers - NZ First

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 19 August, 2016 - 20:05

New Zealanders will be pleased at the Speaker’s ruling today ticking off the Prime Minister for acting improperly in the House on Wednesday, says New Zealand First Leader and Northland Member of Parliament Rt Hon Winston Peters.

Categories: New Zealand News

TV series planned for controversial book

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 19 August, 2016 - 00:05

Global reaction to a new release book by New Zealand writing and filmmaking team Lance and James Morcan has prompted them to adapt their book for a television documentary series and put it into development with their production company Morcan Motion Pictures.

Categories: New Zealand News

HRC welcomes Canterbury Rugby's position on racial abuse

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 18 August, 2016 - 22:50

The Human Rights Commission has welcomed Canterbury’s Rugby’s call for people to continue to report incidents of racial abuse.

Categories: New Zealand News

New resources to boost numeracy and literacy

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 18 August, 2016 - 21:49

Education Minister Hekia Parata today officially launched a new resource, including an app, to strengthen teaching and learning in reading, writing and maths.

Categories: New Zealand News

Forum Findings: No Need To Be Scared

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 18 August, 2016 - 20:35

Forest owners say other land owners should not be afraid to embrace the initiatives proposed by the Land & Water Forum.

Categories: New Zealand News