Auckland

Ports of Auckland Interim Results

Highlights<br>Financial performance<br>• Revenue up 4% to $110.5m<br>• Trading profit before income tax $36.9m, up 5.89%<br>• Tax up $3m due to prior period …

Container Terminals

As more than 800 people are added to Auckland’s population each week, transport, housing and sewerage just can’t cope.

<b>As more than 800 people are added to Auckland’s population each week, transport, housing and sewerage just can’t cope.</b><p>The morning the <i>NZ Herald</i> told …

Cities

AVJennings upbeat after lower HY profit

Home builder AVJennings has booked a lower first-half net profit but says demand for residential land, detached dwellings, townhouses and low-rise …

Australian News

A Record Four Cruise Ships Dock in Auckland, While Other Ships Skip Ports

(9:20 a.m. AEST) -- Four cruise ships were docked in Auckland on Saturday, February 18, ending its busiest week for cruising.<p>The ships included …

Insight: Unleashing the Potential of South Auckland

There's plenty of talk about transforming South Auckland, and there is some action, but Auckland Correspondent, Todd Niall asks whether enough is …

New Zealand News

A New Zealand first: Google Museum View showcases Auckland Art Gallery

Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki is the first New Zealand museum to be captured for Google Museum View.<p>Now live, the Gallery can be seen via Google …

Google

Between the Folds of This Silk Fan Is a 19th-Century Horse Racing Program

It was February 20, 1892, in the middle of New Zealand’s hottest months. In the stands overlooking Ellerslie Racecourse in Auckland, an earl and a …

Weird

Auckland Nines organisers blame Warriors for poor turnout in 2017

AUCKLAND Nines organisers have called for the event to be moved to Australia, laying the blame at the feet of the Warriors.<p>The event’s contract to …

NRL

Swarbrick loses bid for Green nomination in Auckland Central

Political newcomer Chloe Swarbrick has lost out on the Green Party nomination for the high-profile Auckland Central seat.<p>The party's members went for …

Elections

Auckland rents up 4.4 pc: Top areas revealed

Auckland rents rose 4.4 per cent annually, hitting an average $524/week at the end of last year, up from $502/week at the end of 2015, Barfoot & …

Real Estate

Govt slashes housing shortfall figure without explanation

The government has yet to explain a significantly lowered estimate of the country's housing shortage.<p>A new figure of 10,000 to 20,000 used by the …

Housing

Police cordon in Auckland after attempted abduction

BEVAN READ/FAIRFAX NZ<p>The woman's screams rang out down a quiet street in central Auckland on Monday afternoon.<p>A woman has leapt from a moving car …

New Zealand News

Auckland high density housing decision ruled OK by High Court

About 29,000 properties zoned single house and mixed housing suburban were in the areas considered by the appeals.<p>Homeowners in some of Auckland's …

Housing

Skilled building workers needed

Building consents have reached their highest level in New Zealand since 2004 but warnings are being sounded about the industry needing to readdress …

Construction

11 reasons every foodie should visit New Zealand

Those after a foodie holiday might opt for Burgundy or Turin rather than travelling as far as New Zealand. But there are many reasons to head as far …

Restaurants

1960s midcentury modern: Ron Sang-designed property in Epsom, Auckland, New Zealand

We haven’t featured a property in this country for a couple of years, but when they do come up, they tend to be special. Like this <b>1960s Ron</b> …

Mid-Century modern

The World's Hottest Destinations Blowing Up on Kayak

The holidays left you too broke for online shopping. Fantasy football is over. Scrolling through your Facebook feed is about as uplifting as a German …

Cool Stuff

World's longest flight lands in Auckland

The world's longest commercial flight, from Qatar to New Zealand, after passing over 10 time zones and five countries, covering a distance of 14,535 kilometres, touched down for the first time in Auckland on Monday.<p>"We've officially landed in New Zealand, the Land of the Long White Cloud" Qatar …

Airlines

Global Supply Chain Logistics

• Global - English<br>• Global - Deutsch<br>• Global - Français<br>• Global - Nederlands<br>• Global - Polska<br>• Global - România<br>• Global - русский<br>• Global - український<br>• Global - …

New Zealand News

Latest house data favours buying in December and selling in February

Seasonal fluctuation in Auckland's property prices indicate it could be wise to buy in December and sell in February. Last week, the latest QV House …

Real Estate

NRL weigh up swap to take Nines to Brisbane and move Global Tens to Auckland

The NRL will look to negotiate a swap deal with the Global Tens rugby union tournament that could open the door for Brisbane to host next year's …

The World's New Longest Flight Takes Off In A Few Hours

At 5:10AM on Sunday morning, the world’s new furthest flight will operate for the first time. Specifically I’m talking about Qatar Airways’ new route …

Airlines

Auckland Nines 2017: Jillaroos defeat Kiwi Ferns 20-4 in dominant first up win

THE Jillaroos look set to end their Nines drought against New Zealand after an impressive 20-4 win over their arch rivals in Auckland.<p>After winning …

New Zealand

Auckland Nines doomed as NRL look elsewhere

Fans enjoyed the footy and weather at Eden Park on Saturday, but Nines doesn't have a future at the venue.<p>The future of the Auckland Nines is hanging …

New Zealand News

Live coverage: Day two of the 2017 NRL Auckland Nines as clubs chase the vacant title

SIX teams are already through to the finals but its the four teams playing for survival that everyone will have eyes on at day two of the 2017 NRL …

Australian News

Market watch: Lending rules start to bite

The new year is now well under way and it's time to have a look at whether the lending restrictions put in place late last year have had an impact on …

Real Estate

The Ten Best Craft Beer Bars in Auckland

Jump on the brew-wagon as we point out some of the best beer lover’s havens in town.<p>Every beer lover has that initial epiphany. The moment when you …

Beer

The pain deepens

Further declines in home affordability have been highlighted in a report by Massey University.The report covers last September, October and November …

Real Estate

Jillaroos to test the waters at Auckland Nines

New Australian women’s rugby league coach Brad Donald has revealed the three-match series against New Zealand at the Auckland Nines will double as a …

Cricket

Gunn Report names 2016’s top ad award winners

The Gunn Report into ad awards for 2016 names BBDO as the Most Awarded Network, adam&eveDDB the Most Awarded Agency (two of the top four are from New …

Advertising