Good times in the regions
By CHRIS ROBERTS - 27 August 2015
New air service a win for South Island and tourism
28 August 2015
Today’s announcement of a new air service linking Christchurch and southern China will help deliver on the tourism industry’s goal of growing total annual tourism revenue to $41 billion in by 2025, the Tourism Industry Association New Zealand (TIA) says.
Rotorua hotels share the love
27 August 2015
Rotorua hotel guests eat and drink their way through 1000 litres of milk, 740kg of red meat, 300 dozen eggs, 270kg of rice and pasta, 290kg of tomatoes and 330 heads of lettuce every day of the year.
Insurance giants partner with NZ’s tourism industry
26 August 2015
TIA, as the peak industry organisation for New Zealand’s tourism sector, is delighted to announce it has entered into a new Premier Business Partnership arrangement with two of the world’s largest insurance organisations, JLT Insurance Brokers and AIG.
- SkyCity Convention Centre application heard - Sunday Star Times - 28th Aug 2015
Casino operator SkyCity is set to pass one of the final hurdles before construction of the much heralded International Convention Centre begins in downtown Auckland.
- Tourism Holdings boosts profit 81% on wider campervan rental margins – NBR, 27 Aug 2015
Tourism Holdings [NZX: THL] boosted its annual profit 81%, slightly ahead of guidance, after strengthening its balance sheet and improving margins.
- Air NZ to spend up big on new planes - 3 News - 27th Aug 2015
Air New Zealand chief executive Christopher Luxon has sought to put his airline's recent profit into perspective, by pointing out just how much it costs to buy new planes.