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An Ode To Phil Twyford’s Epic Record Of Failure

Published: Sat 19 Sep 2020 08:36 AM
Phil Twyford says he will build light rail in Auckland if Labour wins the next election. Of course, he promised exactly the same thing at the last election and, after spending two and a half years in discussions and $5 million of taxpayers’ money commissioning ... Read more...

Tauranga Firm To Continue Te Reo Billboard For The Year

Published: Sat 19 Sep 2020 06:29 AM
The boutique PR agency, Whare PR, has decided to use its high-profile billboard to promote te reo Māori all year around, not just this week. Bridgette Tapsell, CEO of Whare PR, says their electronic billboard is situated above the bag collection ... Read more...

Championing The Creativity Of New Zealand’s Best Bartenders, Venues And At-Home Cocktail Creators

Published: Sat 19 Sep 2020 06:20 AM
Since its conception in Novara, Italy, in 1860, bartenders worldwide have used Campari to craft unique and unmissable creations. With its inimitable red colour, intense aroma and distinctive bitter taste, Campari remains the beating heart for some of ... Read more...

PCF Says Seasonal Workers From The Pacific Must Be Given Urgent Entry To New Zealand

Published: Fri 18 Sep 2020 05:01 PM
Pacific Cooperation Foundation Chair, John Fiso is urging decision makers not to overlook the opportunity to solve the horticultural industry’s looming worker shortage with a very real solution which will also benefit our Pacific neighbours. “By quickly ... Read more...

COVID-19 Pandemic Vs Global Financial Crisis: NZ Economic Indicators Under The Spotlight

Published: Fri 18 Sep 2020 03:57 PM
Summary With several green shoots sprouting in the NZ economy , Kiwi Land’s Q2 GDP numbers appear to be a short-term economic shock While Westpac’s consumer confidence index deteriorated in September, it is prevailing well above the level seen during ... Read more...

Challenging Winter Season For Mt Ruapehu: Summer Season Confirmed

Published: Fri 18 Sep 2020 03:46 PM
Mt Ruapehu, 18 September 2020: COVID-19 Alert Level restrictions have contributed to a challenging winter season for Mt Ruapehu, like many other tourism businesses around the country. Ruapehu Alpine Lifts Chairman Murray Gribben says, “Climate ... Read more...

Heartland Reverse Mortgages Recognised For Commitment To Customers

Published: Fri 18 Sep 2020 03:32 PM
Heartland Reverse Mortgages has been awarded Consumer Trusted accreditation for the fourth yearin a row after meeting the strict Consumer Trusted Code of Conduct. A reverse mortgage is designed to help people over 60 to access the equity they have ... Read more...

NZ's First Legal Cannabinoid Oil Is Proving A Hit With Religious Leaders

Published: Fri 18 Sep 2020 02:51 PM
“So far, we’ve found great support from the Anglican and Samoan churches. One priest wanted four bottles.” Cannabis Sativa ‘the tree of life’ is the most useful plant in existence. It was likely humanity's first crop, and the Holy Oil ... Read more...

DHL Express Announces Annual Price Adjustments For 2021

Published: Fri 18 Sep 2020 02:35 PM
DHL Express, the world’s leading international express service provider, announced a price increase today that will take effect on January 1, 2021. The increase in New Zealand will average 4.9%, compared to 2020 and further to this, some surcharges ... Read more...

Business Central Releases 2020 Election Report With A Clear Message To Government

Published: Fri 18 Sep 2020 02:10 PM
Business Central has released its 2020 Election Report ahead of the upcoming election, outlining what businesses in Central New Zealand expect from an incoming government. The report sets out seven key focus areas, with the post-lockdown economy being the ... Read more...
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