Agriculture is New Zealand's
biggest industry, and intensive farming methods are taking their toll with pesticides leaching into the soil and polluting the groundwater.
At both the Board and management levels, NZX is committed to developing and ensuring the integrity and international competitiveness of New Zealand's
The film, set in 18th century Japan, began filming in Taranaki, a sleepy town in New Zealand's
North Island, this January.
7 billion) in revenue - about 19 percent of New Zealand's
Innovative use of IT has helped in New Zealand's
internationally competitive manufacturing industry.
sponsors have already legally "covered" the Royal Burnham Yacht Club's Blue Arrow and left it dead in the water by refusing to race an elimination race against it, which, as the official challengers, they have the right to do.
Changes to Air New Zealand's
long-haul pricing model for Canada will be implemented on February 22, 2007 and will remove many of the fare restrictions traditionally associated with international travel.
So far, Prime Minister Helen Clark's Labour government has shown no willingness to give up on one of the cornerstones of New Zealand's
green reputation: its 1985 decision to go "nuclear free.
For example, a large percentage of New Zealand's
ewes are scanned after mating with a handheld ultra-sound device to see if they are pregnant, and how many lambs they are carrying.
Nearly four fifths of New Zealand's
three and a half million inhabitants describe themselves as Pakeha or New Zealand European; 15 per cent as New Zealand Maori; six per cent as Pacific Islander; two per cent as Chinese and 1.
The enhanced service is a direct reflection of customer feedback over the past 12 months and is part of Air New Zealand's
continuing effort to be the airline of choice for international travelers.
Air New Zealand's
new code-share arrangement with Air Tahiti Nui, which is subject to approval by the respective governments, will offer North Americans a better spread of non-stop services to and from the Pacific.