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Christchurch Landmark Getting An Update

Christchurch Landmark Getting An Update

One of Christchurch's grand old ladies is being transformed into the city's next top model. A four-month transformation has just begun of the ground floor lobby and exterior faade of the Clarendon Tower, on the corner of Worcester Street and Oxford Terrace.

Consultation On Kapiti Expressway Welcomed

Consultation On Kapiti Expressway Welcomed

The decision to begin detailed consultation and planning on a new four-lane expressway between MacKays Crossing and north of Otaki is enthusiastically welcomed by our industry, Road Transport Forum Chief Executive Officer Tony Friedlander said when he heard the Minister's announcement today.

Proposed New Road Vital For Improving Access To Wellington

The proposal to build a four-lane expressway between MacKays Crossing and Otaki is a major step toward bringing the region's transport infrastructure into the 21st century according to the Wellington Regional Chamber of Commerce.

Air New Zealand Welcomes Government Trans-tasman Plan

The New Zealand Government's plan for streamlining trans-Tasman border processes is welcome news for travellers and will further assist tourism growth between New Zealand and Australia.

Inquiry Into Finance Company Failures

Chairperson, Hon Lianne Dalziel, advises that the Commerce Committee has agreed to conduct an inquiry into finance company failures.

Easier Entry For Australians A Boost For Business

An Auckland business group says easier travel trans-Tasman travel arrangements announced by the Prime Minister today will provide a timely boost to business. "These changes are significant because Australians make up the biggest chunk of the visitor market by far.

Police Seek Missing Man

Balclutha Police have fears for the health and safety of 18-year-old Vivian-Milad Haderbache.

Mr Haderbache has left his Balclutha address and work without letting family or management at his place of work know.

Top Award For New Staff Member

Corrections Inmate Employment (CIE) is set to benefit from one of the country's top graduates, as Staff Training College students graduated today.

Sky City To Give Half Its Profit Increase To Community & Sports Groups

(Yeah, right!)

Sky City's $2.5 million Hamilton Casino profit increase in the year just completed has given rise to a call from a gambling issues lobby group for the community to "get a significant share of the windfall."

Construction Company Admits Putting Employees' Safety At Risk

Christchurch, Aug 20 NZPA - Construction giant McConnell Dowell has admitted endangering the safety of employees working on an ocean outfall for Christchurch's sewage 3km out to sea.