People aren't solely here for wine. They are attracted by the wine but they are always interested in other activities
The opening of the ASB Civic Theatre in Blenheim next year will increase the options for hosting events in the region, Marlborough Convention Centre general manager Lynley Duxbury says.
Marlborough had some hi-tech, high-value innovative businesses, Labour Party science spokeswoman Moana Mackey says.
The value of building consents issued in Marlborough last month dropped by almost half compared with February last year.
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A net 66 per cent of firms expect the economy to be better a year from now, a BNZ survey shows. | Good outlook for growth
A fall in tax revenue across most sectors pushes the Government's deficit higher than forecast.