Cashing in on our safe haven status
WATCH: Belinda Henley talks to Xero Founder Rod Drury about letting in overseas investors and how technology will help rebuild New Zealand’s economy.
How to raise a happy cricket
As the first farmer to try large-scale commercial cricket farming in NZ, John Hart is learning on the job.
Watch: Vodafone’s new era with new owners
In the first of a three part video interview with Newsroom’s Bernard Hickey, Vodafone CEO Jason Paris discusses his plans for the company under its new owners.
AUT backs sender of mental health email
A top physicist has had his conduct and mental health attacked after he criticised taxpayer funding for a massive telescope. Eloise Gibson reports on a nasty stoush in the science world.
‘Saviour of the kumara’ dies, aged 85
A Chinese refugee market gardener who, along with her husband, “saved the kumara” in the 1960s, has died aged 85.
Chicago rebuffs Trump with NZ coffee
It’s not always easy doing business with international travellers when the face of your country is Donald Trump.
Turbines to harvest power from wind tunnels
A mini wind turbine that can cope with gusts from any direction is being pitched at windy Wellington.
Taking animals out of the lab
Globally there are moves to make teaching, testing and research kinder to animals. But what about NZ?
NZ start-up set to disrupt $40b industry
A Wellington-based start-up is poised to disrupt a $40 billion antibodies industry.