More residents needed in city

The Atlas Quarter apartments under construction in Welles St.

Christchurch has been warned it must speed up its central city population growth if new businesses are to survive.

Road works delayed by funding, winter video

Most work on Christchurch's Manchester St halted at the end of July.

Work to resume soon on the upgrades of Christchurch's Manchester and Durham streets after two months of little action.

Liability grows $395m in a year

Southern Response reports its insurance liability estimates have grown.

Insurer Southern Response originally thought it would have to deal with 7000 earthquake claims, but now expects 8562.

Revitalised central city still seen as fragile

Recent store openings on Cashel St, including H&M, Trenery, Country Road and Seed, have brought life to the block.

Shiny new shops are drawing both locals and visitors into central Christchurch, but does the city have the right plans in place to support the new businesses?

What's with the giant spray cans?

Some of the cans will be used for workshops and for young street artists to practise.

The 4.5 metre-high cans are part of a new space coming to central Christchurch.

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