Thursday, July 12: Greenpeace is shocked to discover that a new seabed mining exploration
permit has been awarded inside a Marine Mammal Sanctuary, and is calling on the Government
to reject all attempts to mine the seabed.
Iconic New Zealand confectionery brand, RJ’s, has entered into a conditional agreement
with Nestle NZ to acquire a stable of iconic New Zealand brands including Black Knight,
Fabulicious, Heards, Mackintosh, and Oddfellows.
The Government’s decision to allow Ironsand Mining exploration off the Taranaki
coastline is creating policy whiplash. Ngati Ruanui is questioning Green Party influence
with the current Government, charged with the Conservation and associate Environment ...
Sightings of a southern right whale/tohorā in the Moa Point area yesterday – and
no sightings for at least two days of a whale in Wellington Harbour – raise the
prospect that Wellington’s first Matariki fireworks display will go ahead this ...
Every year, between 110 and 150 New Zealand (Hector’s and Maui’s) dolphins die
accidentally in fishermen’s nets. In recent decades, the population has plunged
from 30,000 to only 7,200. The North Island subspecies of this dolphin, called Maui’s ...
July 11 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand guest nights rose in May to a reach a record
level for the month, driven by higher local stays across the country and more international
tourists in the South Island.
Queenstown Mayor’s proposed bed tax could choke the goose that lays the golden
egg, says the New Zealand Taxpayers’ Union . Taxpayers’ Union Executive Director
Jordan Williams says, “As though it’s not already costly enough for people to ...