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Shigeru Ban wins Nobel for architecture

Shigeru Ban wins 'Nobel' for architecture

Tuesday, 25 March 2014 1:49 p.m. by MediaThePress

One of architecture's most prestigious international awards has been given to the man behind Christchurch's cardboard cathedral.

Lianne Dalziel: Weekly Talk

Lianne Dalziel: Weekly Talk

Tuesday, 25 March 2014 12:32 p.m. by CanterburyMorningsZB

Christchurch City Mayor Lianne Dalziel talks to Newstalk ZB's Chris Lynch about the latest happenings around town

Reid Stiven: EQC

Reid Stiven: EQC

Tuesday, 25 March 2014 12:19 p.m. by CanterburyMorningsZB

Reid Stiven from the EQC talks to Newstalk ZB's Chris Lynch and takes listeners calls.

Rebuild needs to get moving

Rebuild needs to get moving

Tuesday, 25 March 2014 10:44 a.m. by MediaThePress

 

Lynched- Monday 24 March - Nicky Wagner

Lynched- Monday 24 March - Nicky Wagner

Tuesday, 25 March 2014 9:41 a.m. by ChrisLynch

Christchurch Rebuild: Dunking the doughnut theory

Christchurch Rebuild: Dunking the doughnut theory

Tuesday, 25 March 2014 5:15 a.m. by MediaHerald

Earthquake Recovery Minister Gerry Brownlee is up for the challenge to keep the momentum on the Christchurch rebuild going by constantly showing "flags of progress" because that "helps everybody keep buoyant".

Christchurch Rebuild: Peter Townsend: Into the swing of the rebuild

Christchurch Rebuild: Peter Townsend: Into the swing of the rebuild

Tuesday, 25 March 2014 5:15 a.m. by MediaHerald

We are starting to see the ramp up of the rebuild in Christchurch really beginning to take effect. 

Christchurch Rebuild: Dominick Stephens: Lets not go blindly into the danger phase

Christchurch Rebuild: Dominick Stephens: Let's not go blindly into the 'danger' phase

Tuesday, 25 March 2014 5:15 a.m. by MediaHerald

This rebuild is a huge task to be undertaken in a tiny economy.

Christchurch Rebuild: A city shows its resilience

Christchurch Rebuild: A city shows its resilience

Tuesday, 25 March 2014 5:15 a.m. by MediaHerald

There's talk in Christchurch about the long-term legacy of the earthquake. What would be the city's equivalent of, say, Napier's Art Deco buildings?

Christchurch Rebuild: Christchurch joins a group of the chosen

Christchurch Rebuild: Christchurch joins a group of the chosen

Tuesday, 25 March 2014 5:15 a.m. by MediaHerald

Christchurch is poised to benefit from the opportunities afforded by the "100 Resilient Cities" initiative after being chosen as one of 33 cities from 400 applicants to pilot the introduction of the network."Post-disaster, the focus...

Christchurch Rebuild: Developers working on a Xmas present for the city

Christchurch Rebuild: Developers working on a Xmas present for the city

Tuesday, 25 March 2014 5:15 a.m. by MediaHerald

Antony Gough says as a first-mover developer he will get first pick of tenants as businesses move back into Christchurch city centre.The bones of Gough's $150 million project, The Terrace, are already poking out the ground. It's...

Christchurch Rebuild: Murray Cleverley: Opportunities for investors

Christchurch Rebuild: Murray Cleverley: Opportunities for investors

Tuesday, 25 March 2014 5:15 a.m. by MediaHerald

The Canterbury earthquakes have provided an unprecedented opportunity to remake an international city.Christchurch is a world-first combination of blue skies development in an established, redeveloped region; the chance to combine...

Christchurch Rebuild: Karen Silk: Unity will build confidence

Christchurch Rebuild: Karen Silk: Unity will build confidence

Tuesday, 25 March 2014 5:15 a.m. by MediaHerald

Rebuilding Christchurch is New Zealand's biggest-ever construction job. The Government has estimated the cost at $40 billion - two thirds of which will be borne by private insurers and investors. 

Christchurch Rebuild: Second wave of staff shortages

Christchurch Rebuild: Second wave of staff shortages

Tuesday, 25 March 2014 5:15 a.m. by MediaHerald

"It's not rocket science to know that we are short of tradespeople and construction professionals in Christchurch", says Randstad general manager Penni Hlaca.

Christchurch Rebuild: Plan for coming constraints

Christchurch Rebuild: Plan for coming constraints

Tuesday, 25 March 2014 5:15 a.m. by MediaHerald

As Christchurch gets back on its feet, BNZ Canterbury and West Coast managing partner Sinead Horgan, says business owners need to prepare now for inevitable constraints.

Christchurch Rebuild: University learns from its lessons

Christchurch Rebuild: University learns from its lessons

Tuesday, 25 March 2014 5:15 a.m. by MediaHerald

Students are back in force at the University of Canterbury. Earlier this month the university announced an increase in first year enrolments. Almost 10,900 equivalent full-time students have signed up to study in 2014. The number...

Christchurch Rebuild: Dairy boom helps boost confidence

Christchurch Rebuild: Dairy boom helps boost confidence

Tuesday, 25 March 2014 5:15 a.m. by MediaHerald

ASB Bank's rural general manager Mark Heer says while investment activity in Christchurch is ramping up after a post-quake pause, things never really slowed down in the hinterland.He says although it took a long time to get under...

Christchurch Rebuild: Putting the pieces back together

Christchurch Rebuild: Putting the pieces back together

Tuesday, 25 March 2014 5:15 a.m. by MediaHerald

"This is unlike any other project we've ever done," says Michelle Creagh, Managing Director of Fletcher Earthquake Recovery. 

Christchurch Rebuild: Fred Ohlsson: From survival to opportunity

Christchurch Rebuild: Fred Ohlsson: From survival to opportunity

Tuesday, 25 March 2014 5:15 a.m. by MediaHerald

Two years ago few could have predicted that confidence among Canterbury's business community would now be at historic highs, well above the national average.At that time many business owners were on their knees. 

Christchurch Rebuild: A way of keeping in touch

Christchurch Rebuild: A way of keeping in touch

Tuesday, 25 March 2014 5:15 a.m. by MediaHerald

When it comes to information communication technology, the cultural sector is leading the way with a new Christchurch initiative exemplifying how Kiwi innovation can create inspiring new ways to digitally connect a city.

Christchurch Rebuild: The future looks bright

Christchurch Rebuild: The future looks bright

Tuesday, 25 March 2014 5:15 a.m. by MediaHerald

Don Miskell is relishing the challenges posed by delivering on the high-profile anchor projects that will underpin the Christchurch CBD's future.Miskell - general manager (planning & design) at the Christchurch Central Development...

Christchurch Rebuild: Undertaking on an Epic scale

Christchurch Rebuild: Undertaking on an Epic scale

Tuesday, 25 March 2014 5:15 a.m. by MediaHerald

SLI sells site search software-as-a-service to the world's major online retailers. CEO Shaun Ryan says his business exists because while most e-commerce sites have search facilities, the experience is often awful for customers who

Christchurch Rebuild: A weather eye on the economy

Christchurch Rebuild: A weather eye on the economy

Tuesday, 25 March 2014 5:15 a.m. by MediaHerald

Peter Cunningham is leading an inter-government agency effort to try to avoid some of the inevitable supply pinch points for labour and resources in the Christchurch rebuild.Cunningham - Director of the Productivity Partnership...

Christchurch Rebuild: Young guns find the silver lining

Christchurch Rebuild: Young guns find the silver lining

Tuesday, 25 March 2014 5:15 a.m. by MediaHerald

When the Christchurch earthquake hit for some it spelled opportunity - not disaster.Former Hawkins Construction regional manager Quin Henderson felt it was the right time to enter the market with a new firm and a new business model.

Christchurch Rebuild: Time for new supply lines

Christchurch Rebuild: Time for new supply lines

Tuesday, 25 March 2014 5:15 a.m. by MediaHerald

MBIE partnership and procurement director Peter Cunningham says there is a real opportunity to test the international supply chain market as the Christchurch rebuilds ramps up."When we do find ourselves in a situation where demand...

Alf, 92, waits on tardy insurer

Alf, 92, waits on tardy insurer

Tuesday, 25 March 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

Sitting in his sloping and half-packed St Martins home, 92-year-old Alf Johnson has only one question for his insurance company.

Social Housing Christchurch

Social Housing Christchurch

Monday, 24 March 2014 7:57 p.m. by MediaCTV

Post-Earthquake Christchurch Homeless

Post-Earthquake Christchurch Homeless

Monday, 24 March 2014 7:15 p.m. by MediaCTV Popular

CTV News   Monday 24 March

CTV News Monday 24 March

Monday, 24 March 2014 7:06 p.m. by MediaCTV

Coddington article is ill-informed and wrong

Coddington article is ill-informed and wrong

Monday, 24 March 2014 12:35 p.m. by SouthernResponse Popular

Southern Response is concerned at misinformation promoted in an opinion piece by Deborah Coddington in the Sunday Star Times.  The assertions in the article surrounding Southern Response’s completion statistics and percentages are simply not correct.  

Protest against demolition of Majestic Theatre

Protest against demolition of Majestic Theatre

Monday, 24 March 2014 12:16 p.m. by MediaCTV Popular

Theo Baker: Health Commissioner

Theo Baker: Health Commissioner

Monday, 24 March 2014 11:53 a.m. by CanterburyMorningsZB

Theo Baker the Deputy Health and Disability Commissioner talks to Newstalk ZB's Chris Lynch about the process for complaints

Has the Canterbury boom begun?

Has the Canterbury boom begun?

Monday, 24 March 2014 11:37 a.m. by MediaThePress

The Christchurch rebuild has sparked a growth spurt in retail spending with big sales of building supplies, garden supplies and hardware.

Lincoln hub crucial driver of economic success

Lincoln hub crucial driver of economic success

Monday, 24 March 2014 9:25 a.m. by MediaThePress

 

Who pays to fix bridges, walls on council land?

Who pays to fix bridges, walls on council land?

Monday, 24 March 2014 9:12 a.m. by MediaStuff

 

Riccarton House repairs nearly complete

Riccarton House repairs nearly complete

Monday, 24 March 2014 9:05 a.m. by Media3News

Christchurch's Riccarton House will soon be open to the public once more, after nearly three years of repair work.

Suburban development killing CBD

Suburban development killing CBD

Monday, 24 March 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaThePress

The Christchurch City Council wants to stem the haemorrhage of business from the central city by clamping down on commercial growth in the suburbs.

Couple annoyed at quality of repairs

Couple annoyed at quality of repairs

Monday, 24 March 2014 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

Dawn Spencer was happy to wait. She knew her Southshore property was not among the most badly damaged by the February earthquake.

Fundraising concert to keep organ trade alive

Fundraising concert to keep organ trade alive

Sunday, 23 March 2014 5:59 p.m. by Media3News

The pipe organ industry is fighting back to recover from the damage and loss of life caused by the Christchurch earthquakes.

Dunedin hot/cold at rebuild openings

Dunedin hot/cold at rebuild openings

Saturday, 22 March 2014 10:17 a.m. by MediaThePress

Some Dunedin construction firms are eyeing up opportunities in the Christchurch rebuild, but others "don't want a bar of it".

Rebuild ripoffs nail migrants

Rebuild ripoffs nail migrants

Saturday, 22 March 2014 10:11 a.m. by MediaThePress Popular

Christchurch's labour inspectors are facing complaints regarding migrant exploitation and are gearing up to take a stronger role monitoring firms involved in the rebuild. But is the inspectorate up to the task? CECILE MEIER reports.

Quake repairs: Can we trust insurers?

Quake repairs: Can we trust insurers?

Saturday, 22 March 2014 10:00 a.m. by MediaThePress Featured Popular

What is going on when the insurers start talking about jacking and packing your foundations? Are Cantabrians getting a fair deal? JOHN McCRONE investigates.

Cook Strait earthquake sequence discussed

Cook Strait earthquake sequence discussed

Saturday, 22 March 2014 6:44 a.m. by Media3News

The sequence started on July 19, 2013 and included a magnitude 6.5 quake on July 21.

Expensive apartments selling fast

Expensive apartments selling fast

Saturday, 22 March 2014 1:08 a.m. by MediaThePress

New apartments costing more than $1 million are being snapped up on the western side of Christchurch's central city but more affordable developments are yet to hit the market.

Alarm as builder folds

Alarm as builder folds

Saturday, 22 March 2014 1:08 a.m. by MediaThePress Popular

Police have been asked to investigate a company run by a smooth-talking young Aucklander that has gone bust leaving customers and contractors in the Christchurch rebuild in the lurch.

CTV News   Friday 21 March YouTubeSD

CTV News Friday 21 March YouTubeSD

Friday, 21 March 2014 7:51 p.m. by MediaCTV

CTV News Friday 21 March

CTV News Friday 21 March

Friday, 21 March 2014 7:51 p.m. by MediaCTV

Gerry Brownlee: Canterbury Recovery

Gerry Brownlee: Canterbury Recovery

Friday, 21 March 2014 12:15 p.m. by CanterburyMorningsZB

Earthquake Recovery Minister Gerry Brownlee talks to Newstalk ZB's Chris Lynch about the latest on Christchurch

New $85 million library inches closer

New $85 million library inches closer

Friday, 21 March 2014 11:01 a.m. by MediaThePress

The city council is seeking ideas and input from the public for the new $85 million central library.

Canterbury Provincial Buildings gets $2.5m

Canterbury Provincial Buildings gets $2.5m

Friday, 21 March 2014 10:37 a.m. by MediaStuff

One of Christchurch's most prominent buildings has received a $2.5 million funding boost to help repair and reopen it to the public.

How safe can we afford to be?

How safe can we afford to be?

Friday, 21 March 2014 9:43 a.m. by MediaStuff

OPINION: What is acceptable risk and what are tolerable impacts of future natural hazard events like earthquakes and flooding? DR KELVIN BERRYMAN of GNS Science examines these questions.

Gothic building thrown $2.5M quake lifeline

Gothic building thrown $2.5M quake lifeline

Friday, 21 March 2014 9:21 a.m. by Media3News

One of the last few gothic buildings still standing in Christchurch has been thrown a $2.5 million lifeline.

Post-quake roadworks take heavy toll on buses

Post-quake roadworks take heavy toll on buses

Friday, 21 March 2014 8:30 a.m. by MediaStuff

Buses detouring around post-earthquake roadworks will cost ratepayers $300,000.

Bus Interchange

Bus Interchange

Thursday, 20 March 2014 7:26 p.m. by MediaCTV

Council Cosents

Council Cosents

Thursday, 20 March 2014 7:26 p.m. by MediaCTV

CERA Well Being Survey

CERA Well Being Survey

Thursday, 20 March 2014 7:25 p.m. by MediaCTV

Curtain Bank

Curtain Bank

Thursday, 20 March 2014 7:25 p.m. by MediaCTV

CTV News   Thursday 20 March

CTV News Thursday 20 March

Thursday, 20 March 2014 6:53 p.m. by MediaCTV

Babbage Consultants: Christchurch Progress

Babbage Consultants: Christchurch Progress

Thursday, 20 March 2014 12:15 p.m. by CanterburyMorningsZB

Babbage Consultants John O'Loughlin and Rhys Smith talks to Newstalk ZB's Chris Lynch about how Christchurch is evolving.

Christchurch heritage protesters march to save theatre

Christchurch heritage protesters march to save theatre

Thursday, 20 March 2014 7:50 a.m. by Media3News

Christchurch heritage advocates will be out in force again today in an effort to save the Majestic Theatre.