The 2017 election campaign is starting on Sunday for Labour, a day after their worst polling day result since 1922.
It's straight back to business today for John Key, as he shores up support for his new government.
The number of New Zealanders voting increased on the last election, but was still one of the lowest on record.
Reaction to and comment on the just-released Unitary Plan for Auckland.
Auckland Council has presented a plan that will allow for more than 400,000 new homes over 30 years, but intensification will hit the central city hard.
Prime Minister John Key has called the new UK Prime Minister Theresa May to offer his congratulations.
The proposal for Auckland's long-term planning rulebook has been announced. So what is the Unitary Plan and what has been recommended?
Peru says it will seek trade deals with New Zealand, Australia and Malaysia if the TPP fails to make it through the US Congress.
Federated Farmers' latest survey shows confidence has picked up slightly but there's still a lot of concern about international market conditions.
The government is backing a proposal to expand Napier's National Aquarium so that it becomes a centre for marine research.
Prime Minister John Key has announced his counterpart from Vanuatu Charlot Salwai will make his first official visit to NZ next month.
To improve access to Napier's port, the government will spend $25 million fixing up a number of key intersections and roads.
The Reserve Bank's latest mortgage lending data shows that in June investors borrowed far more than first home buyers.
Labour is winning praise for its promise to make sure every high school student has a career plan if it leads the next government.
Independent reports are forecasting the building boom will last through to 2021 with activity reaching record levels nationwide.
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