BOP apprentice’s national scholarship success

Bay of Plenty apprentice Bayley Wilkie has won a Plumbing World Scholarship at the national 2022 New Zealand Plumbing Awards, held in Rotorua recently. The... Read More

Plasterboard taskforce to address product shortage

The Government is setting up a Ministerial taskforce to address plasterboard shortages in New Zealand. The taskforce will have key construction, building... 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

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

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

Don’t miss farming’s big event

Fieldays is encouraging people to apply now to exhibit at the iconic four-day event. On average 130,000 people walk through the gates at Fieldays each... Read More

Home values fall to levels of November last year

The latest QV House Price Index shows the housing market has fallen back to the same levels seen at the end of November 2021, as rising interest rates... Read More

Celebrating World Food Safety Day in NZ

World Food Safety Day - June 7 -  is a good opportunity to celebrate the thousands of New Zealanders who work hard every day to keep our food safe,... Read More

US plastic surgeon‘s research booster for NZ wool

A US plastic surgeon’s research into wound repair is set to provide a boost for New Zealand’s regeneratively farmed wool exports. The research... Read More

Catch BOP growers on TV this Saturday

Chef Ben Bayly is heading back to screens this weekend to show off some of Bay of Plenty's growers, in episode four of the second season of A New... Read More

Govt invests in cost-saving biosecurity app

  The Government is strengthening New Zealand’s biosecurity system with investments in biosecurity technology to support our rural sector’s... Read More

KiwiSaver reflects the changing face of retirement

Over two thirds of kiwis aren’t touching their KiwiSaver accounts when they become eligible at 65 years old, according to data from New Zealand’s... Read More

Salmon death rates an animal welfare disaster

New Zealand King Salmon has revealed a 42 per cent mortality rate for salmon they farmed in warm water areas in their financial year ending January 31... Read More

Rotorua businesswoman recognised at elite awards

Strategic communications and PR agency, The Shine Collective, Managing Director Jacky James has been appointed a Fellow of the Public Relations Institute... Read More