Faster internet uploading and downloading is promised by
Vodafone when it introduces the next generation of mobile
communication technology to Queenstown, the first location in
provincial South Island, on June 20.
The Minister of Conservation has granted West Coast coal mine
developer Bathurst Resources access to mine its Denniston
plateau development, in return for a $22 million compensation
package for a neighbouring area.
Four budding Dunedin economists will know what it feels like
to have the weight of the nation's economy on their shoulders
next month when they step into the shoes of analysts at the
New Zealand Treasury.