Arrivals in New Zealand reach new record high

Posted by on Mar 6, 2015 in Business | No Comments

Visitor arrivals in New Zealand increased by 3% in January 2015 to 302,400, compared with a year ago, according to official figures from New Zealand. The data shows that arrivals from Australia drove the increase in visitor numbers, with more holidaymakers, people visiting friends and relatives, and business travelers. In comparison, the number of visitors […]

Business News: Lanzatech and Pacific Edge

Posted by on Oct 23, 2013 in Business | No Comments

NZ biofuels company Lanzatech has been named as one of the top two bio-tech companies in the world by industry publication Bio-Fuels Digest.  The Auckland-based company turns smoke-stack emissions into aviation gas and is engaged in “investment alliances” ranging from U.S. defense contractors to British aviation entrepreneur Richard Branson’s airlines and with a variety of Asian interests.  […]