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Wellington records increase in cruise passengers

Wellington records increase in cruise passengers

The total number of tourists visiting Wellington through cruise ships has recorded an increase of 15 per cent giving a boost to the local economy.

Food Truck Regulations Might Help Businesses Work Better

Food Truck Regulations Might Help Businesses Work Better

Food trucks offer a good option for a quick bite when you are in a hurry and the mobile food trend is gaining popularity with the New Zealander fast. However, a spat between Wellington businesses is making the authorities look into more streamlined regulation for the food trucks.

HardieTex Class Action Gain Momentum as More Leaky Home Owners Contact Law Firm

HardieTex Class Action Gain Momentum as More Leaky Home Owners Contact Law FirmLaw firm Parker and Associates filed high court proceedings against James Hardie on 10 August, on behalf of a leaky home owner couple of Wellington, Tracey Cridge and Mark Unwin. They claim that HardieTex installed in their home is the root of leaky problem.

Stena Allegra The Replacement ferry for Aratere docks in Wellington

Stena AllegraAs a replacement for the crippled interislander Arater, a Polish ferry has docked in Wellington.

New Zealand Dollar remains Steady Late Monday as Festive Season Hits Volumes

New Zealand Dollar remains Steady Late Monday as Festive Season Hits Volumes With New Zealand and Australia having short weeks and Japan on holiday the New Zealand dollar remains steady. In late trading in Wellington the unit was at US$0.8194 from US$0.8203 late on Friday. Against the Australian dollar it was at A$0.9180 from A$0.9246.

Abuse link to be reconsidered by ACC

Abuse link to be reconsidered by ACCA judge has controlled in favour of an ACC petitioner in a case anticipated that will have "tremendous" consequences for the way mental health patients are treated.

In the choice, discharged as of late, Judge Grant Powell in the Wellington District Court concurred with a therapist who said a man's schizophrenia had been created by trauma from sexual ill-use in adolescence.

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