We’ve got a good thing going
By CHRIS ROBERTS - 22 January 2016
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.
Time to take stock as tourism trends upwards
9 December 2015
With New Zealand tourism on the upswing, the industry is in a good position to take stock of its future direction, says Lincoln University Professor David Simmons.
Key aware of Mackenzie concerns - Timaru Herald - 5th Feb 2016
Tourism minister John Key says infrastructure struggles in Mackenzie caused by "booming" tourism can in part be alleviated by encouraging tourists to come during shoulder seasons.
Justin Lester: New Singapore Airlines route 'opens Wellington's front door" – Dominion Post – 5th Feb 2016
OPINION: The announcement of a new airline service to Singapore via Canberra will be a boon for Wellington offering cheaper travel, time savings, more efficient freight transportation and more visitors to the capital.
Top picks for funding today - Northern Advocate - 4th Feb 2016
Northland's economy is set to get a multi-million dollar boost today with the Government launching The Tai Tokerau Northland Economic Action Plan in Kerikeri.