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The plan will focus particularly on six high-growth centres.
New urban growth plan touted as game changer that will fix NZ's 'dysfunctional' housing market
They did however announce an upgrade for cancer fighting technology in the regions.
Government announces new cancer treatment services for regions
Simon Bridges has criticised Labour for cancelling an number of major roading projects.
Bridges says he'll run down Queen St in 'underpants' if Govt starts work on Auckland light rail project before election
Figures released by the Government show there are 12,311 waiting for a house.
Number of people waiting for state housing continues to rise
Four hundred new homes are planned for the tiny village of Ihumatao in the city’s south.
Ihumātao protestors say they won't budge until they meet with Government, Fletcher Building
Mexican couple's Kiwi working holiday dream turns into surveillance nightmare with cameras placed in rental property
The footage show the first 22 months of construction of the New Zealand International Convention Centre.
Fletcher Building back bidding for commercial projects as market conditions improve
It comes amid rising concerns that social media abuse could lead to real-life violence.
Police investigating online death threats against high-profile Auckland councillor
The Auckland seaside village is poised to lose 40 carparks if the plan goes through.
Group including Don Brash accuses Auckland Transport of mis-management, 'war on pedestrians'
Motels are increasingly being used as emergency and longer-term accommodation.
Government looks to buy more motels across the country to shelter the homeless
The lowest number of houses were sold in the last month of the year, for seven years, nationwide.
LVR restrictions improve financial stability during hot housing market - Reserve Bank
Grant Robertson will deliver the new Labour-led Government's first Budget since taking power tomorrow.
Social housing waiting list up 40 per cent on same time last year
A Mount Roskill resident says it has left her scared and concerned.
Police investigating after anti-Islam leaflets dropped in Auckland
The government is set to review the financial assistance given to caregivers
Foster parents in line for more financial assistance after review
Jacinda Ardern says New Zealand will continue working with global partners, including China, to find solutions to global problems.
Huawei boss: 'Lots of friction, little fact' after GCSB's 5G decision
Victims of abuse in faith-based institutions were added to the Royal Commission of Inquiry into Historical Abuse last year. Some say it has muddied the waters.
Survivors of historical abuse in state care call for separate inquires to prevent religious bias
Now ratepayers have to foot the bill for new technology.
Auckland mayor calls for stormwater system overhaul to prevent plastic flowing into ocean
Budget blowout: Cost of Auckland's City Rail Link increases by $1 billion
Water bottlers are among those in the crosshairs as officials mull a national interest test for investments from overseas.
Government sets sights on water bottlers in next round of overseas investment restrictions
A sting operation by labour inspectors has led to four companies being suspended from hiring overseas workers.
Mass breaches of employment laws by construction industry bosses, 1 NEWS uncovers
Far right groups here say they are heading underground due to the increased scrutiny.
International links to alleged Christchurch terrorist no surprise, says expert
Organised by ACT’s David Seymour, the meeting drew plenty of comment and debate.
Tomorrow's Schools proposal gets thumbs down at David Seymour's public meeting, with claims its akin to communism
It’s held an urgent summit with concerns the planned changes could put the sector at further risk.
Government proposals to overhaul training sector sees push-back from construction industry
Millions of litres of rubbish end up in Kiwi harbours every day.
Growing pressure on Government to prosecute litterbugs
Multiple organisations are speaking out against the plan to amalgamate training.
Industries facing skills shortages wary of Govt's planned training changes
Auckland sweet shop owners accused of running 'sweat shop' as human traffic trial begins
Life insurance industry in for a shake up after release of damning, high level report
It comes on International Holocaust Remembrance Day and the 74th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau camp.
Auckland Holocaust survivor opens up about hiding from the Nazis on a Polish farm
Mr Tamihere has also not ruled out running for Phil Goff’s job.
John Tamihere set to announce Auckland mayoralty bid tomorrow, 1 NEWS understands
The town joins Auckland on the list of the world’s worst.
Drop in housing market predicted, and soon - leading economist