New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern was undaunted by an earthquake that struck the capital Wellington on Monday while she was doing a live TV … Read more
A 5.9 magnitude earthquake has struck near Wellington.
It struck 46km deep, 25km northwest of Levin, according to Geonet.
The quake has been felt as … Read more
The leader of New Zealand’s main opposition party was ousted on Friday after opinion polls showed he was no match for the soaring popularity of … Read more
New Zealand is considering distributing free cash directly to individuals as a way of policy stimulus to help boost the economy reeling from a COVID-19 … Read more
New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern’s popularity has soared ahead of elections in September as a result of her handling of the coronavirus pandemic, a … Read more
Jacinda Ardern became New Zealand’s most popular prime minister in a century, a Newshub-Reid Research poll showed on Monday, thanks to her COVID-19 response that … Read more
New Zealand has announced it will invest 264.6 million New Zealand dollars ($157 million) into the country’s sports and recreation sector to help mitigate the … Read more
The Government in New Zealand is speeding up changes to foreign investor rules as the economy recovers from the fallout of the global Covid-19 pandemic.… Read more
New Zealand will allow restaurants, cafes, cinemas, malls and travel within the country to resume from Thursday as it eases most restrictions that were put … Read more
New Zealand could approve the restart of professional sport as early as next week when authorities decide whether to ease coronavirus restrictions further, the sport … Read more
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said the news that Microsoft will make an investment in New Zealand to establish a data centre for its cloud services … Read more
After two consecutive days of zero new coronavirus cases reported, on Wednesday New Zealand reported one new case of the virus, and one new death, … Read more
New Zealand and Australia are discussing the potential creation of a “travel bubble” between the two countries, sources said on Monday, even as Australia reported … Read more
New Zealand has begun moving out of a strict national lockdown to prevent the spread of Covid-19, but the emotional consequences of the shutdown are … Read more
New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Wednesday that she spoke to Queen Elizabeth II after the country emerged out a strict lockdown that … Read more
New Zealand is preparing to move out of the strictest lockdown measures in the country’s history as the government reported only one new confirmed … Read more
ANZAC (Australian and New Zealand Army Corps) Day Dawn Services are cancelled this year due to ongoing coronavirus social distancing measures. Anzac Day, held annually … Read more
The New Zealand government will spend NZ$50m on ailing media businesses during the coronavirus-induced downturn.
News organisations have pleaded with Jacinda Ardern’s government for support … Read more
New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is set to take a 20% pay cut for the next six months in the face of the economic … Read more
Officials in New Zealand and Australia, hailed globally for their early signs of success in combating the spread of the coronavirus, said on Monday it … Read more
New Zealand will consider dropping its lockdown arrangements on April 20, two days before the restrictions are due to expire.
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda … Read more
New Zealand has recorded its lowest number of new coronavirus cases in a fortnight, one day after testing a record number of people.
There were … Read more
New Zealand’s prime minister Jacinda Ardern has classified the Tooth Fairy and the Easter Bunny as essential workers during the current lockdown in the country … Read more
New Zealand, Jacinda Ardern’s government has quietly codified what the media in New Zealand has nicknamed the “bonk ban” more than a week into the … Read more
Two people who arrived in New Zealand from South East Asia and failed to self-isolate will be kicked out of the country.
The New Zealand … Read more
New Zealand’s government announced a spending package equivalent to 4% of GDP in an attempt to fight the effects of Covid-19 on the economy, in … Read more
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Saturday that everyone entering the country from midnight Sunday must self isolate for 14 days in an … Read more
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Friday the country has “fundamentally changed” since last year’s Christchurch shootings, as the coronavirus pandemic loomed over … Read more
A person in New Zealand confirmed to have been infected was revealed on Friday to have attended a rock concert packed with thousands of other … Read more
New Zealand police said on Wednesday they have stepped up patrols at two mosques ahead of the first anniversary of a shooting that killed 51 … Read more
A 5.5 magnitude earthquake has struck 30km east of Tauranga.
Police said they had had no reports of injuries after the shake.
The 257km deep … Read more
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has been named ‘Pacific Person of the Year’ by regional publication Islands Business magazine.
It is only the … Read more
Smoke from huge bushfires in Australia is drifting as far away as New Zealand, 2,000km (1,200 miles) away, leading to haze and a burnt smell … Read more
A Muslim worshipper prays at a makeshift memorial at the Al Noor Mosque on Deans Rd in Christchurch, New Zealand, 19 March 2019.
A gunman … Read more
In a world-first,Mondelez International has launched its Cadbury Energy bar in new packaging made from 100 percent recyclable sustainably sourced paper that will be trialled … Read more
New Zealanders across the country observed a minute of silence on Monday to honour the victims of last week’s fatal volcanic eruption, as police … Read more
The death toll from New Zealand’s White Island volcano eruption rose to 18 Sunday, including two people whose bodies have not been recovered, police said.… Read more
Handout photos made available by Royal New Zealand Navy shows authorities during a recovery operation on White Island, New Zealand, 13 December 2019.
According … Read more
New Zealand police have said they plan to recover bodies from White Island – where a volcanic eruption killed at least eight people – on … Read more
New Zealand has ordered 1.2 million sq cm of skin from America to treat patients suffering burns of up to 95% after Monday’s volcano eruption.… Read more
Eight people are still missing and presumed dead following Monday’s volcanic eruption in New Zealand, police have said.
Officials have warned there is a … Read more
Images provided by visitor Michael Schade shows the moment White Island (Whakaari) volcano, as it erupts, in the Bay of Plenty, New Zealand, in the … Read more
At least five people have died after a volcano erupted in New Zealand.
The number of people unaccounted for following the eruption on White Island … Read more
A volcano has erupted in New Zealand with 100 people in the vicinity – leaving some unaccounted for and at least five persons havedied.
Police … Read more
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says she’s been left “humbled” by praise from British music legend Sir Elton John.
The 72-year-old icon praised Ardern during an … Read more
More than 40,000 people packed into the grounds of Wellington’s parliament buildings Friday, giving the latest global climate strike a flying start with the largest … Read more
New Zealand announced that it plans to regulate the conduct of financial institutions with new measures including a ban on target-based sales incentives, following a … Read more
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Wednesday apologised for her party’s handling of sexual assault complaints against a party staffer and accepted the resignation … Read more
New Zealand’s ongoing measles outbreak has hit the milestone of more than 1,000 confirmed cases.
A total of 1,051 people were affected between 1 January … Read more
An earthquake of the intensity of over 5 on the Richter Scale has struck in the lower South Island.
The quake, measured a depth of … Read more
The government of New Zealand proposed a bill this week that would lift a law stipulating that abortions before 20 weeks may only be performed … Read more