30-Nov-2017 10:08 AM
It is local connections that will progress trade and development between China and New Zealand says Bank of China (New Zealand) Ltd CEO David Lei Wang, as around 45 Mayors and Vice-Mayors prepare to meet in Wellington this weekend.
22-Aug-2017 9:08 AM
Just as the axe handle allowed the human race to prevail, New Zealand needs to put its mind to discovering the next combination of technologies that are going to keep our country at the forefront of ag and food technology. That is going to take capital, risk, and some out of the box thinking. There is much to do if we want to lead the race.
16-Aug-2017 9:27 AM
IrrigationNZ is further challenging Labour’s plan to tax water used for irrigation to fund the clean-up of rivers after an analysis of the latest Ministry for the Environment data on water quality showed rivers in areas with irrigation are more swimmable than elsewhere.
11-Aug-2017 1:13 PM
In the absence of a policy from the Labour Party, the organisation representing irrigating farmers is seeking answers from Labour Leader Jacinda Ardern on how a new water tax on irrigation might work.
31-May-2017 2:51 PM
Andrew Curtis, CEO of industry body Irrigation NZ, said : ‘Irrigation New Zealand, while disappointed at yet another delay to the Ruataniwha Water Scheme, supports the amendment and two new conditions precedent.