Waterview helps community’s ANZAC spirit

Press Release – NZ Transport Agency

New Zealands biggest roading project – the NZ Transport Agencys Waterview Connection – is helping a small rural town commemorate for the first time its people who fought for this country over the past 100 years. Read more »

Wellington runway extension must take off

Press Release – Property Council Of New Zealand

Wellington needs to lift the hand break on its much needed growth through better international connectivity. Read more »

Council projects address Crown Manager recommendations

Press Release – Christchurch City Council

Projects already under way are addressing recommendations made in a report on building control functions at Christchurch City Council. Read more »

Crown appoints Taine Randell to Hawke’s Bay Airport

Press Release – ATTN

Limited Board Minister for State Owned Enterprises, Hon. Todd McClay today announced its Crown appointment of Hawkes Bay businessman Taine Randell to the Board of Hawkes Bay Airport Limited. Read more »

Change.org Petition And OIA On Chch EQC Repair Quality

Press Release – Canterbury Claimants

We invite New Zealanders interested in the standard of repair work carried out by EQC and Private Insurers to add their electronic signature in support of an Official Information Act (OIA) Request in respect of a Survey of Canterbury Earthquake Repairs … Read more »

Q+A: POAL CEO Tony Gibson – I don’t think we are arrogant

Press Release – TVNZ

I dont think we are arrogant as a company Port CEO Tony Gibson Ports of Auckland CEO Tony Gibson was speaking on TV Ones Q+A programme amid the companys controversial wharf extension plans. Read more »

Statement re end of Tokyo-Christchurch service

Press Release – Christchurch International Airport

The Chief Executive of Christchurch Airport has expressed disappointment at Air New Zealands decision to end the Tokyo to Christchurch service. Read more »

Direct Action Looms in Auckland Battle

Press Release – YachtSail Waka Aotearoa

Dear Port Company and Auckland City -This is a struggle it appears that the Council and Port Company cannot win. Sadly both organisations appear appear to have gone too far this time with secret non-notifiable decisions on the Bledisloe Wharf extensions … Read more »

On The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Auckland mayor Len Brown

Press Release – TV3’s ‘The Nation’

Len Brown wants Ports of Auckland to delay the start of its wharf extensions so theres some breathing space after public protests against their construction. I’ve indicated to our councillors and to the port that I want over the next few … Read more »

Kordia steps up offerings for ME market

Press Release – Kordia

Today (March 27) Kordia NZ announces a new partnership with Vadacom to deliver a cloud-based PBX solution with lines and calling bundled together in one bill. Read more »

MetService says FY earnings will miss target on MoT delays

Article – BusinessDesk

March 26 (BusinessDesk) – Meteorological Service of New Zealand, the state-owned weather bureau, says annual earnings will be $2 million less than estimated because of delays finalising its largest contract. Read more »

State House WOF Trial Results Withheld Too Long

Press Release – New Zealand First Party

New Zealand First says the Government is deliberately hiding results of the national warrant of fitness (WOF) trial for state houses at the expense of vulnerable New Zealanders. Read more »

Federated Farmers condemn breaches of animal welfare

Press Release – Federated Farmers

Federated Farmers is emphatic farmers and trucking operators must follow the animal welfare rules when they take stock to processing works, especially as drought conditions reduce animal feed in some parts of the country. Read more »

Auditor-General’s findings: AgResearch’s Future Footprint

Press Release – Controller and Auditor-General

On 23 July 2014, the Auditor-General received a request from Hon David Parker, Dr David Clark, and Clare Curran to investigate the development and implementation of AgResearchs Future Footprint business case. Our response is set out below. Read more »

AgResearch restructuring needs an update, says auditor

Article – BusinessDesk

March 18 (BusinessDesk) – Auditor-General Lyn Provost says more work needs to be done on the business case for a $100 million restructuring of AgResearch, New Zealand’s largest Crown Research Institute. Read more »

Crown Irrigation considers further irrigation investments

Article – BusinessDesk

March 17 (BusinessDesk) – Crown Irrigation Investments, set up as a bridging financier for irrigation schemes, says it is keen to be part of the second stage of Canterbury’s Central Plains Water. Read more »

Joan Withers named chair of Television New Zealand

Article – BusinessDesk

March 17 (BusinessDesk) – Professional director Joan Withers has been named chair of Television New Zealand, replacing Wayne Walden. Read more »

Airways 1H earnings fall 36% as new businesses miss forecast

Article – BusinessDesk

March 13 (BusinessDesk) – Airways Corp of New Zealand, which is in charge of the nation’s air traffic control, posted a 36 percent decline in first half profit as its investments in new international businesses didn’t perform as well as expected … Read more »

RESEND: Television NZ expects to resume dividends in 2016

Article – BusinessDesk

March 12 (BusinessDesk) – Television New Zealand, the state-owned broadcaster, expects to resume dividend payments in 2016, having gained approval to halt payments in fiscal 2014 while refurbishing its main building on Aucklands Victoria St West. Read more »

Free Thoughts – Revealing moments: Labour

Column – ACT New Zealand

‘Free Thoughts’ is a new blog series from ACT Leader David Seymour. Unlike ‘Free Press’, this series will focus on one issue at a time and will be sent out as events occur throughout the year, rather than on a specific day every week. You can unsubscribe … Read more »

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