Port of Tauranga posts 1.3% gain in FY profit as logs rise

Article – BusinessDesk

Port of Tauranga posts 1.3% gain in full-year profit as container volumes fall, logs rise Read more »

Marsden Maritime censured over council vote on fees

Article – BusinessDesk

Aug. 21 (BusinessDesk) – Marsden Maritime Holdings, formerly known as Northland Port Corp, has been publicly censured by the stock market’s disciplinary tribunal, which said Northland Regional Council was a related entity and shouldn’t have participated … Read more »

Ports of Auckland FY profit almost doubles as volumes rise

Article – BusinessDesk

Aug. 20 (BusinessDesk) – Ports of Auckland posted a 90 percent gain in full-year profit, after lifting volumes of containers and breakbulk freight while reining in costs and using offsets to reduce its tax bill. Read more »

Enterprising student aids bus travel

Press Release – Horizons Regional Council

An enterprising computer science student is using his spare time to make Palmerston Norths buses easier and hes garnered the support of Horizons Regional Council. Read more »

South Port posts record annual profit as volumes rise

Article – BusinessDesk

Aug. 20 (BusinessDesk) – South Port New Zealand, the Bluff port operator, lifted annual profit 2.7 percent to a record as increased volumes of stock food and logs drove cargo growth. Read more »

Gravel Spill on Ngauranga Gorge

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Police and Roading Contractors are at a gravel spill at the bottom of the Ngauranga Gorge, northbound near Tyers Road. Read more »

Airways sees 27% gain in 2015 profit, misses 2014 target

Article – BusinessDesk

Aug. 20 (BusinessDesk) – Airways Corp. of New Zealand expects to boost profit 27 percent this year, after missing its target last year, on optimism the state-owned air traffic controller’s global commercial partnerships will start to bear fruit. Read more »

Resource Consent lodged for SkyPath

Press Release – SkyPath

The charitable trust behind the SkyPath project is celebrating the lodgment of SkyPaths Resource Consent application. Read more »

State Highway 36 Tauranga To Ngongotaha open to one lane

Press Release – NZTA

The NZ Transport Agency wishes to advise that State Highway 36 between Tauranga and Rotorua is now open to one lane at Awahou. There is traffic management in the area and drivers are asked to take extreme care. Read more »

Government inaction killing innocent motorists

Press Release – Dog And Lemon Guide

Innocent people are dying due to long delays in installing centre lane barriers on high risk roads, says an outspoken road safety campaigner. Read more »

Air Tahiti Nui’s Long Haul Guests Soar in 2014

Press Release – Air Tahiti Nui

Air Tahiti Nui is having a bumper year with total passengers from New Zealand up more than 64 per cent in the first seven months of the year. Read more »

Upper Hutt Station building signals new beginning

Press Release – Upper Hutt City Council

A new modern station for Upper Hutt signals a new beginning for Upper Hutt, say city and regional leaders. Read more »

Flooding in Rotorua

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Rotorua Police advise that SH36, Hamurana Road, near Keith Rd is closed due to flooding. Read more »

Works brought forward on major roundabout

Press Release – Gisborne District Council

Today Fulton Hogan are starting replacement of a 4m deep wastewater manhole in the Fitzherbert Street roundabout. Read more »

Mazda Foundation assists communities across the country

Press Release – Mazda Foundation

The Mazda Foundation has donated more than $75,000 to 22 individuals and groups across New Zealand as part of the second round of funding for 2014. Read more »

Walking and the Election

Press Release – Living Streets

The Green Party has topped the polls while National has failed to register according to NZ’s pedestrian advocacy organisation Living Streets Aotearoa (LSA). Read more »

ACT’s plan to double cycle use without spending taxes

Press Release – ACT New Zealand

“The National party yesterday announced a $100 million cycle-way that just happens to go through the marginal seat of Hutt South” said ACT Leader Dr Jamie Whyte. Read more »

Timing of Route K news ‘cynical election bribe’

Press Release – New Zealand Independent Coalition

NZ Independent Coalition candidate for Tauranga, Michael ONeill slammed the timing of todays announcement on Route K as a cynical election bribe. He asked how high the tolls are going to rise. Read more »

UPDATED: Freightways stock rises to 3-week high on earnings

Article – BusinessDesk

Aug. 18 (BusinessDesk) – Freightways stock rose to the highest in more than three weeks after New Zealands largest listed courier and data management company posted record full-year earnings, allowing it to pay its highest-ever dividend, and said … Read more »

Cycling boost welcomed by Mayor

Press Release – Wellington City Council

Cycling boost welcomed by Mayor Wellington Mayor Celia Wade-Brown has welcomed todays announcement by the Government that it will provide new funding for urban cycleways. Today the Prime Minister announced $100 million will be made available over the next … Read more »

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