August 28, 2015
Napier City Council staff made their annual trip to Princess Alexandra Retirement Village in Ahuriri yesterday (26 August) to help residents complete their rates rebate applications.The Rates Rebates Scheme was established in the early 1970s by...
August 27, 2015
Former New Zealand cricket captain Daniel Vettori has become just the third person to be made an Honorary Ambassador for Hamilton.Mayor Julie Hardaker bestowed the honour on the city's most famous and celebrated cricketer today  at Hamilton City...
August 27, 2015
Scales Corporation Limited (NZX:SCL) today reported a net profit after tax of $33.2 million from continuing operations for the half year ended 30 June 2015 (1H15), up 59 per cent on the previous half year ended 30 June 2014 (1H14).  Key highlights...

Ten questions in ten minutes

June 9, 2015
When we look back and weigh everything he’s done, will we realise Winston’s the one? While New Zealanders are divided over whether Mr Peters is the one to lead, one thing’s for sure… he certainly values New Zealand First!...
April 30, 2015
One of New Zealand’s most important industries, honey does help make our country go ‘round!


August 5, 2015

Travel writers, DENNIS and ROSAMUND KNILL set sail on a luxury 5-star clipper to experience the charm and unspoiled beauty of French Polynesia.

The IT report

June 12, 2013
As a manager, when walking through your office, you probably can’t help but glance at passing computer screens. And when doing this, you probably catch a glimpse of a variety of consumer applications open and running, such as Skype, Google...
January 22, 2013
Kiwi tertiary institutions will need a radical shift in thinking when it comes to training the next generation of software engineers and developers if they are to keep up with the rapidly changing trends of the global market, says an Auckland IT...


August 20, 2015
How many lawyers does it take to resolve an intellectual property dispute? Well, it does depend on the case, but what’s certain is it’ll cost a heck of a lot of money!
July 20, 2015
In the instance of Lydia Bradey’s mountaineering tale, Going Up Is Easy, judging a book by its cover, or rather its title, would be pointless. That’s because the exploits contained within are anything but ‘easy’.