We’ve got a good thing going
By CHRIS ROBERTS - 22 January 2016
Hotel Industry Awards expand to reflect success
12 February 2016
A new and expanded Hotel Industry Awards was launched today to recognise individuals who are doing an outstanding job in key roles, from housekeeping to the general manager, contributing to the sector’s overall success.
Tourism industry calls for national approach to Easter trading
22 January 2016
New Zealand’s tourism industry wants shops to be able to trade on Easter Sunday, but is calling for a national approach to the issue.
Tourism welcomes Singapore Airlines ‘Capital Express’
21 January 2016
The new Singapore Airlines flight into Wellington will help deliver on the tourism industry’s goal of growing total annual revenue to $41 billion by 2025, says the Tourism Industry Association New Zealand (TIA).
NZ hotels increase yield & productivity in 2015
13 January 2016
New Zealand hotels enjoyed a record-breaking year in 2015, increasing yield and productivity, according to new Tourism Industry Association statistics.
Tourism regains number one export status
23 December 2015
As the record-breaking summer season gets into full swing, latest figures show that tourism has surpassed dairy and is once again New Zealand’s number one export earner.
- Chinese visitors dig deep in Wanaka - Otago Daily Times - 12th Feb 2016
Chinese visitors are "spending up a storm'' in Wanaka.
- High rollers propel SkyCity's first half profit – NBR, 11 Feb 2016
SkyCity Entertainment Group [NZX: SKC] posted a 30% gain in first-half profit, citing improvements across all its properties, lower funding costs and more gambling by high rollers.
- International student numbers tipped to grow - Manawatu Standard - 12th Feb 2016
A cash injection of $150,000 has helped accelerate plans to boost Manawatu's international student numbers after lacklustre results over the past few years.