New supermarket coming for Pāpāmoa East

A new “billion-dollar” town centre for Pāpāmoa East will have Foodstuff's New World as the first major tenant in a suburb where ... Read More

KiwiSaver investors urged to stay calm

  Steep plunges on global sharemarkets has led to a flurry of calls from anxious investors to the country's biggest KiwiSaver provider. ANZ... Read More

NZ welcomes the global avocado community

New Zealand’s growing avocado industry will take the spotlight in April 2023 when New Zealand hosts the World Avocado Congress for the first time... Read More

Food costs: Restaurants consider price rises

Dining out could cost a few extra bucks as the cost of living and a dive in consumer confidence hits a sector on the rebound from a string of Covid-related... Read More

BOP company sharing ‘black diamond’ secret

A Bay of Plenty truffle company is sharing the secrets of the industry in a bid to get landowners growing ‘black diamonds’ across the country.... Read More

Grandmother‘s plea to return iPhone baby photos

Grandmother Josie Hinkley is pleading for the photographs of her deceased grandson to be returned following the loss of her daughter’s iPhone on... Read More

Frustration boils as thief targets Mount stores

A spate of brazen break-ins by a thief with a crowbar is leaving Mount Maunganui store owners “devastated”, and desperately grouping together... Read More

Business as usual for Tauranga bars

The decision to keep Tauranga city centre bars’ closing time at 3am is being described as a “win for hospitality".   Tauranga... Read More

Coastal shipping rebound offers a ‘bright future’

The Maritime Union says supply chain problems will soon be relieved by the rapid scaling up of New Zealand’s coastal shipping capability. Pacifica... Read More

What‘s on - jazz, comedy, kites

Good morning, and welcome to Sunday! Ko te ra tenei i hanga e te Ariki. Ka koa tatou, ka koa hoki ki reira. MetService are forecasting a mostly cloudy... Read More

Stats NZ: Annual food price increase remains high

The annual rate of food price inflation increased between April 2022 and May 2022, says Stats NZ. Food prices were 6.8 per cent higher in May 2022... Read More

Report warns not-for-profits must adapt or fail

Many of the country's not-for-profits will soon be at breaking point, as they grapple with legislative changes, competition for staff, and stiffening... Read More

Increase in winter skiing traffic predicted

New Zealand skiers’ skills will be put to the ultimate test navigating the masses of visiting skiers descending the slopes in high numbers this... Read More

Investor warned of NZ market volatility

The rout of the New Zealand share market has continued, with another torrid session sending it to its lowest level in more than two years. The benchmark... Read More

GIB board shortage: Companies seeking answers

A not-for-profit KiwiSaver provider and the Shareholders Association will meet with Fletcher Building's board this week to discuss concerns shortages... Read More