Chris Morris

F&P to expand in mall

F&P to expand in mall

A multimillion-dollar redevelopment of Dunedin's Wall Street shopping mall will create space for about 65 extra staff within Fisher and Paykel Appliances' design centre in the city, it has been confirmed.

Payouts cost DVML close to $90,000

Payouts cost DVML close to $90,000

The company running Dunedin's Forsyth Barr Stadium paid nearly $90,000 to two departing chief executives, but is refusing to detail a third payment to another former senior manager.

Work continuing on Dunedin hotel deal

A deal that could result in Dunedin's proposed $100 million waterfront hotel taking a significant step forward is still being finalised, but has not struck trouble, the Dunedin City Council says.

Counting cost of asbestos find

Counting cost of asbestos find

The discovery of asbestos in KiwiRail trains built in China - after Dunedin's Hillside Engineering Workshops was overlooked for the work - shows what can go wrong with cost-cutting, Dunedin Mayor Dave Cull says.

Oysters $26 and popular

Oysters $26 and popular

Bluff Oyster lovers in Dunedin are enjoying their first taste of the slippery delicacy for the season, despite rough weather limiting the first weekend's catch.

Some show true steel, some off their trolleys

Some show true steel, some off their trolleys

The different ways of sending a rattling, homemade trolley careening down a steep street were on display at the annual Dunedin Trolley Derby yesterday.

Delegation leaves for Shanghai and Qingdao

A Dunedin delegation is heading to China as the relationship with the country continues to grow.

Backers hopeful of 'way forward' for hotel

Backers hopeful of 'way forward' for hotel

A major step forward for Dunedin's $100 million waterfront hotel project could be imminent following a marathon meeting of the Dunedin City Council.

Warning ethical investment could create volatility

Warning ethical investment could create volatility

The Dunedin City Council risks more ''volatile'' returns from its $76 million Waipori Fund if it opts for an ethical investment strategy that shuns the likes of the armament and tobacco industries, the council says.

Vandervis raises issue of DVML spending

The fundamental review of Dunedin's Forsyth Barr Stadium operation will consider claims of unauthorised spending on im provements by the company running the troubled venue, it has been confirmed.