Contact Energy to sell AGS to Gas Services New Zealand

Press Release – Contact Energy

Contact Energy Limited (Contact) has announced the sale of its Ahuroa Gas Storage facility (AGS) to Gas Services New Zealand (GSNZ) for NZ$200 million, while retaining the rights to use the facility to meet its future needs. Read more »

Top-End Pay for Chief Executives Not Sustainable

Press Release – State Services Commission

State Services Commissioner Peter Hughes has today published the State Services Commissions Senior Pay Report for the 2016/17 financial year. Read more »

Port continues to be regional economic anchor-point

Press Release – Taranaki Regional Council

Port Taranaki remains a vital element in the regional economy despite ups and downs in its key freight commodities, a new economic assessment report shows. Read more »

2017 Public Service Workforce Data Report Published

Press Release – State Services Commission

State Services Commissioner Peter Hughes has published the 2017 Public Service Workforce Data report, which provides a comprehensive overview of the Public Service workforce. The report is based on the Human Resource Capability survey which collects workforce … Read more »

More Progress Coming for Women in the Public Sector

Press Release – New Zealand Government

State Services Minister Chris Hipkins and Minister for Women Julie Anne Genter have welcomed the State Services Commissions 2017 Human Resource Capability (HRC) Survey published today. Read more »

TVNZ will need Crown support if revenue keeps shrinking

Article – BusinessDesk

Nov. 10 (BusinessDesk) – The Treasury advised the previous administration to think deeply about its ownership of commercial broadcaster Television New Zealand, which will need a Crown lifeline if the collapse in advertising revenue continues. Read more »

Judgment: Southern Response Class Action

Press Release – NZ Court of Appeal

This summary is provided to assist in the understanding of the Courts judgment. It does not comprise part of the reasons for that judgment. The full judgment with reasons is the only authoritative document. The full text of the judgment and reasons … Read more »

Meridian positive on what new government has flagged to date

Article – BusinessDesk

Oct. 26 (BusinessDesk) – Outgoing Meridian Energy chief executive Mark Binns said there is a lot of detail in the coalition proposals from Prime Minister-designate Jacinda Ardern’s government the company is keen to engage on and overall it is positive … Read more »

Thomson Medal latest accolade in string of successes

Press Release – Cawthron Institute

Cawthron Institute Chief Executive Professor Charles Eason CRSNZ has been awarded the Thomson Medal by the Royal Society Te Aprangi. The Thomson Medal is awarded for outstanding contributions to the organisation, support, and application of science … Read more »

E Tū Commends NZ Post on Paxster Safety Moves

Press Release – E Tu

E t says it welcomes the safety-first response by NZ Post to a problem with its fleet of Paxster vehicles, which are used to deliver mail and parcels. Read more »

KiwiRail wins supreme Excellence in Business Support Award

Press Release – KiwiRail

KiwiRails resilience and ability to adapt to disruption saw it take home the supreme award at the AUT Business School Excellence in Business Support Awards last night. Read more »

Total NZ Radio New Zealand Audience Measurement

Press Release – GfK

Auckland, October 5th, 2017 Results of the Total New Zealand 2017 Radio New Zealand Measurement Survey 3 conducted by GfK were released today at 1pm. Read more »

691,600 New Zealanders now tune to RNZ

Press Release – Radio New Zealand

Over 691,000 people are now tuning in to RNZs radio stations in an average week the highest figure ever recorded. Read more »

Radio New Zealand board appointment

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Arts, Culture and Heritage Minister Maggie Barry has announced the appointment of experienced Wellington businessman Mike (MOD) ODonnell to the board of Radio New Zealand. Read more »

CORRECT: KiwiRail’s net loss widens

Article – BusinessDesk

Aug. 25 (BusinessDesk) – KiwiRail, the state-owned rail and freight operator, said its full year net loss widened while the operating surplus sank by almost a third due to the impact of the Kaikoura earthquake in November. Read more »

KiwiRail’s net loss widens and operating surplus falls

Article – BusinessDesk

Aug. 25 (BusinessDesk) – KiwiRail, the state-owned rail and freight operator, said its full year net loss widened while the operating surplus sank by almost a third due to the impact of the Kaikoura earthquake in November. Read more »

Kiwibank chief Paul Brock to depart at the end of the year

Article – BusinessDesk

Aug. 22 (BusinessDesk) – Kiwbank chief executive Paul Brock will leave the state-owned lender at the end of the year, ending seven years in charge of the country’s fifth biggest bank. Read more »

Transpower to pay $165 mln dividend to Crown

Article – BusinessDesk

Aug. 17 (BusinessDesk) – Transpower, the state-owned national grid operator, kept its $165 million dividend payment to the government largely unchanged after a year of cutting costs saw a small increase in underlying earnings. Read more »

Transpower releases 2016/17 annual result

Press Release – Transpower

Transpower New Zealand today released its annual results for the 2016/17 financial year. Revenue increased to $1,061.1 million, up 3% from 2015/16. The increase was a result of uplifts to the inputs used in the calculation of our allowable transmission … Read more »

Contact looks to tighten market after ‘crappy quarter’

Article – BusinessDesk

Aug. 14 (BusinessDesk) – Contact Energy is looking to tighten electricity supply, saying it will seek better prices for roughly half a terawatt hour of its total annual generation either from commercial and industrial customers, wholesale spot market … Read more »

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