Archive for October, 2011

The Main Report Group’s “Sacred Cows” Survey Reveals The Retirement Age Must Rise, No Support For MMP And Too Many Parliamentary Seats

After 12 years on the front line in politics Simon Power concluded Parliament is too often afraid to tackle the “tough issues” for fear …

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Port Taranaki may use toxic gas for fumigation

An environmental battle could be brewing over Port Taranaki announcing it is considering using the controversial gas methyl bromide in large-scale fumigation of logs. …

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Stoush brewing over regional transport funding

Nelson City is heading for a showdown with the NZTA over how to spend $22m of funding drawn from excise duty and light vehicle …

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Massive overspending on logistics

Industry analysis from Insource Spend Management Group, providers of spending management tools, has found Fortune 500 companies in the US are overspending billions of …

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Freight volumes rise in and out of Taranaki

Freight volumes in and out of Taranaki are rising. KiwiRail says port call changes by shipping lines has meant KiwiRail has picked up new …

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