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Queenstown cries out for workers video

Recruitment of staff in the hospitality and tourism industry is an ongoing issue in Queenstown.

Tourist resort struggles to fill hundreds of vacancies as peak summer season starts.

Rail company in administration

CRL renders of Karanga-a-hape Station.Karanga-a-hape Station will be built as part of the City Rail Link. RCR ...

Administrators look to sell Auckland rail contractor.

Whiffs of a cash crop video

New Zealanders will vote on cannabis law reform in 2020.

Legal cannabis could be a multi-million dollar cash crop for the Government, research suggests.

Save the planet and your wallet

Hot water is about a third of your power bill.

Here are five ways to reduce your environmental impact and save money.

Life as a courier driver

Sub60 courier contractor Jacqui David talks to her dispatcher dozens of times every day.

They work long hours for, in some cases, very poor returns - so why do they do it?

Date set for plastic bag ban

The phase out will apply to all new plastic shopping bags with handles that are made of plastic up to 70 microns in ...

From mid-next year you won't get a single-use bag with your shopping.

Google off the hook?

FILE - In this Oct. 20, 2015 file photo is signage outside Google headquarters in Mountain View, Calif. The San Jose ...

Google says NZ unit had 'no involvement' in emails naming Grace Millane murder-accused.

2018's biggest turkeys

Christmas parades got a bad rap when the Hawera Mt View Lions Club hammed it up with blackened faces at their parade, in ...

OPINION: That roast one you're planning has competition.

$185m ACC knockback

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Changes will leave ACC $100m poorer, rather than $85m richer over two years.

Cannabis billboards complaints video

Helius Therapeutics' billboard in Auckland's Anzac Ave advertising cannabis as a medicine, following law changes which ...

Flak and support for the country's first advertising campaign for medicinal cannabis.

Marlborough on 'Jetstar's radar'

Marlborough Airport is on its way towards seeing more airlines.

Marlborough airport could attract competing airlines, meaning cheaper fares and more flights, within four years.

Mining under homes gets go-ahead

New mining operations look set to begin in the Martha pit.

New work is expected to begin in Waihī's old Martha Pit by the middle of next year if there are no appeals.

ACC's $8m super-doctor video

Dr Bill Turner strongly denied ACC was selecting him because case workers expected him to reject their clients' injury ...

Pain specialist paid millions for second opinions, despite a judge saying he is "flying in the face of medical evidence".

Deadly price of cheap fuel video

Fuel prices fell by about 23 per cent between 2013 and 2016, the research paper says.

Cheaper petrol drives deaths on NZ roads, research finds.

AirAsia eyes up NZ, again

AirAsia X services the Auckland to Gold Coast route using an Airbus A330-300.

Budget carrier prepares to close one NZ route, looks to open another.

Regulate sunscreen, watchdog says

Sunscreen is not regulated in New Zealand, Consumer NZ says.

OPINION: Anyone can make and sell untested sunscreen. This must be stopped, watchdog says.

Knights tussle over proposed chairlift

A representation of the proposed top station of the Sugar Bowl lift at the Remarkables skifield.

Three jousting knights have drawn their lances over a proposed new chairlift at Queenstown's Remarkables skifield.

Wealth, Kiwi-style

Kiwis generally become wealthy through hard work and opportunity, John Bolton says.

More Kiwis are in the $1.5 million club than ever before.

Trump vs China: What does it mean for you?

President Donald Trump meets with China's President Xi Jinping during their bilateral meeting at the G20 Summit, in ...

How will the trade war between two global superpowers play out?

Vodafone job losses coming

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Vodafone confirms 'tough decisions' ahead as it moves to new model but denies decision made to axe 400 jobs.

Air NZ saga not over yet

An employment dispute with engineers left Air New Zealand facing the prospect of major disruptions at the busiest time ...

Future Air NZ strikes possible if engineers reject new employment deal, union says.

Spies' bank requests slammed

Banks have made it clear they prefer to be told, not asked, to disclose customer information.

NZ's spies told to stop asking banks to "voluntarily" release personal information.

KFC boss' fat $1.5m payday

Restaurant Brands chairman Ted van Arkel chowing down on one of the products that have been so lucrative for Restaurant ...

Chairman of Kiwi owner of KFC, Pizza Hut and Carl's Jnr set for buckets of cash if takeover goes through.

NZ Post grilled on closures

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NZ Post closing the Post Shop it shares with Kiwibank

NZ Post chairwoman Jackie Lloyd says working through agents more 'financially sustainable'.

Tanker strike off

Pacific Fuel Haul supplies all of the fuel for Z Energy and Caltex stations, as well as the majority of the company's ...

Most drivers will end up on $35 an hour in new deal.

Harcourts ad 'culturally offensive'

Harcourts told the Advertising Standards Authority that the advertisement in question would no longer be used.

Harcourts ad featuring iconic marae for sale labelled "culturally offensive".

Kiwibank shelves outsourcing

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Outsourcing plan raised prospect of 'significant savings' but ultimately judged not worthwhile.

SPF fail for suncreens

Consumer NZ keeps finding sunscreens that don't meet the SPF claim.

Six out of ten sunscreens tested by Consumer NZ fail to meet SPF claims.

Hallenstein Glasson grooves to the beat

Strong results for Hallenstein Glasson haven't been enough to stop a fall in its share price.

Fashion retailer brings in catchy new technology.

Air NZ strike insurance warning

Unions have served Air New Zealand two sets of strike notices covering December 21, 22 and 23, three of the busiest days ...

The planned Christmas strike is unlikely to be covered by travel insurance for some.

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