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Telecom name change to cost $20m

Telecom name change to cost $20m

Telecom plans to change its name later this year to Spark, and move into the internet television market.

Major stadium losses looming

Major stadium losses looming

Major ongoing losses are predicted by the company running Dunedin's Forsyth Barr Stadium following a review identifying operating costs and expenditure.

Cafe, store plan for historic building

Cafe, store plan for historic building

Lawrie Forbes is at it again.

NZ Oil and Gas defends fossil fuel roadshow

NZ Oil and Gas defends fossil fuel roadshow

The fossil fuel roadshow that started its tour of South Taranaki schools yesterday could come to Otago and was not ''propaganda'' but a way to engage with the community, New Zealand Oil and Gas (NZOG) spokesman John Pagani says.

Beach protests send drilling message

Beach protests send drilling message

A clear message was sent to Texas oil company Anadarko on Saturday as more than 600 impassioned environmentalists gathered on coastal Otago beaches to protest against deep-sea oil drilling.

Bold statement in skies by ProGas

Bold statement in skies by ProGas

The fight over the seabed is taking to the skies.

Banners on the Beach protest at St Clair

Banners on the Beach protest at St Clair

A protest against Anadarko's drilling off the coast of Otago attracted a crowd of about 300 to St Clair beach in Dunedin today.

Harbour hotel now 'a long shot'

Harbour hotel now 'a  long shot'

The woman behind the plan to build a $100 million waterfront hotel in Dunedin says the proposal is now ''a long shot''.

DCC considers traffic light changes

DCC considers traffic light changes

The Dunedin City Council is looking at the possibility of serious changes to the operation of city traffic lights.

Uni rugby contract attacked

Uni rugby contract attacked

The University of Otago has come under attack from its own staff for its decision to sponsor the Highlanders and for sharing a space on the team's jersey with an alcohol company.

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