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Final Stairs Lifted From Forsyth Barr Building

Monday, 11 June 2012, 5:51 pm |

The last flight of collapsed stairs has been safely removed from the 17-storey Forsyth Barr Christchurch building in a complex four-months operation, says the building project manager, Pace Project Management. More >>

Hub Port Policy Would Reduce Shipping Disaster Risk To NZ

Thursday, 13 October 2011, 11:10 am |

A policy to develop a major hub port for overseas ships would greatly reduce the risk of maritime disasters such as the Rena grounding off the Bay of Plenty, according to maritime transport consultant, Rod Grout. More >>

Application to NZSC claims judge broke law

Friday, 31 July 2009, 4:03 pm |

An application to the Supreme Court claims that a judge broke the law and his judicial oath. Ian Ewen-Street, a spokesperson for the appellant Saxmere Company Ltd, said the issues are whether a judge broke the law and whether Saxmere had a fair hearing. More >>

Firms Preparing To Deal With Zero Growth

Friday, 12 December 2008, 9:14 am |

Most South Island firms are reviewing their internal structures to cope with anticipated zero or negative growth over the next two years, according to a business leaders survey. More >>

‘Trophy’ Lake Brunner Station for sale

Friday, 10 October 2008, 5:12 pm |

A farm described as a ‘trophy’ property, in one of New Zealand’s most picturesque locations, has come on the market. More >>

Political Heavyweights To Go Head To Head

Monday, 18 August 2008, 4:17 pm |

A Christchurch law firm has achieved a pre-election coup, bringing together the respective financial heavyweights of the two major political parties to contest their policies in front of a business audience, with proceeds going to fight child abuse. More >>

Chinese Licence In 36 Steps For NZ Finance Broker

Wednesday, 13 August 2008, 10:16 am |

It has taken a New Zealand finance business 36 steps to gain a licence to trade in China, but clearing the red tape will be worth the effort, says David Weusten of Financial Service Providers. More >>

Mobile Phone Guides On Call To Travellers

Wednesday, 16 May 2007, 2:01 pm |

Mobile Phone Guides On Call To Travellers Tourists and travellers on the move can now download comprehensive audio guides on New Zealand attractions to their mobile phones. More >>

Kim Crawford Joins Waipara Hills Board

Friday, 1 December 2006, 3:27 pm |

Kim Crawford, one of New Zealand’s most successful winemakers, has been appointed to the board of directors of Waipara Hills Wine Estate Ltd. More >>

War Atrocity Claims Not Justified - Goff

Tuesday, 20 June 2006, 2:21 pm |

Pictured, Mr Goff accepts a signed copy of the book from war veteran Jack Blythe, of Auckland, who took part in the breakout at Minqar Qaim. More >>