May 27, 2016
The $719 million surplus and 3% growth flagged in today’s Budget reinforces New Zealand’s success as one of the healthiest and fastest growing countries in the developed world. “Well done,” says Michael Barnett, Auckland Chamber of Commerce CEO. “...
May 27, 2016
Budget 2016 shows prudent economic management, says BusinessNZ. BusinessNZ Chief Executive Kirk Hope says positive GDP and employment growth figures, and projected growth in exports, investment and other indicators give confidence about New Zealand’...
May 26, 2016
Queenstown’s Remarkables Park announced the next new hotel for its growing master planned development today (Wednesday 25 May). Work on the multi-million dollar hotel, another addition to the Wyndham Portfolio in New Zealand, is expected to start in...

Ten questions in ten minutes

May 20, 2016
Running two of the biggest events on the agribusiness calendar (Fieldays and Equidays) must be daunting task. However, new NZ National Fieldays Society CEO, Peter Nation, seems to be champing at the bit for starter’s orders.
April 20, 2016
In the New Year Honours list, Auckland’s Dianne Glenn, teacher, JP, women’s rights campaigner and an entrepreneur with many local, national and international strings to her community bow, was made an officer of the New Zealand Order of...

blogs

August 5, 2015

Travel writers, DENNIS and ROSAMUND KNILL set sail on a luxury 5-star clipper to experience the charm and unspoiled beauty of French Polynesia.

The IT report

June 12, 2013
As a manager, when walking through your office, you probably can’t help but glance at passing computer screens. And when doing this, you probably catch a glimpse of a variety of consumer applications open and running, such as Skype, Google...
January 22, 2013
Kiwi tertiary institutions will need a radical shift in thinking when it comes to training the next generation of software engineers and developers if they are to keep up with the rapidly changing trends of the global market, says an Auckland IT...

competitions

May 20, 2016
From CEOs to frontline staff, all must keep their minds on the job.
April 20, 2016
Beginning at the end (at least for almost 20,000 soldiers) with the butcher’s bill, respected New Zealand-born historian, Andrew Macdonald, tells the story of Britain’s worst military disaster – far worse than the infamous charge...