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Marble earthquake memorial an ironic choice, says surivor

Marble earthquake memorial an ironic choice, says surivor

Thursday, 14 May 2015 8:37 a.m. by MediaThePress

A marble wall etched with the names of earthquake victim will be a feature of the official Christchurch earthquake memorial.

Insurers face higher earthquake costs

Insurers face higher earthquake costs

Thursday, 14 May 2015 5:00 a.m. by MediaHerald

Insurers may face higher costs over the Canterbury earthquake after several firms recently increased estimates for the final bill, according to the Reserve Bank.

Business park underway on old tyre factory site

Business park underway on old tyre factory site

Wednesday, 13 May 2015 3:57 p.m. by MediaThePress

Several decades after Christchurch-based construction company Luneys built a tyre factory in the city, they are back working on the same site. But this time it is as property developers.

Winning design for Christchurch earthquake memorial revealed

Winning design for Christchurch earthquake memorial revealed

Wednesday, 13 May 2015 2:57 p.m. by MediaThePress

A memorial wall with a bridge over the Avon River and a contemplative space for victims' families has been chosen as Christchurch's earthquake memorial.

Canterbury earthquake memorial wall design revealed

Canterbury earthquake memorial wall design revealed

Wednesday, 13 May 2015 2:53 p.m. by MediaHerald

The design of a memorial wall dedicated to victims of the 2011 Christchurch earthquake has been unveiled.The design, by Slovenian architect Grega Vezjak, has been chosen from the short-list of six designs to be built on the stretch...

Winning design for quake memorial delayed to 2017

Winning design for quake memorial delayed to 2017

Wednesday, 13 May 2015 2:03 p.m. by MediaThePress

A memorial wall with a bridge over the Avon River and a contemplative space for victims' families has been chosen as Christchurch's earthquake memorial.

Migrants still needed for Canterbury rebuild peak

Migrants still needed for Canterbury rebuild peak

Tuesday, 12 May 2015 10:52 p.m. by MediaThePress

New rules should make life easier for extra migrants needed for the peak period of the Canterbury rebuild.

Government relaxes immigration rules to help Christchurch rebuilders

Government relaxes immigration rules to help Christchurch rebuilders

Tuesday, 12 May 2015 4:25 p.m. by MediaThePress

The Government has relaxed some immigration rules to allow workers assisting with the Christchurch rebuild to stay longer and move between employers easier.

Lead found on Margaret Mahy playground site

Lead found on Margaret Mahy playground site

Monday, 11 May 2015 8:03 p.m. by MediaThePress

Hazardous material including lead have been found on the site of a planned multi-million-dollar family playground.

Hawkins Infrastructure ramps up SI business

Hawkins Infrastructure ramps up SI business

Monday, 11 May 2015 10:59 a.m. by MediaThePress

Hawkins Infrastructure is making inroads into increasing the size of new projects on its books.

Earthquake-prone building assessments fall short, survivor says

Earthquake-prone building assessments fall short, survivor says

Sunday, 10 May 2015 11:58 p.m. by MediaThePress

Changes to the way earthquake-prone structures are assessed do not go far enough to protect people from the most dangerous parts of buildings, earthquake survivor Ann Brower says.

Red tape still boosting home build costs

Red tape still boosting home build costs

Sunday, 10 May 2015 10:54 p.m. by MediaThePress

Increased red tape and demand for labour means house construction in Christchurch will get dearer still, industry sources say.

Eastern pool development delayed by indecision

Eastern pool development delayed by indecision

Sunday, 10 May 2015 10:40 p.m. by MediaThePress

Development of the $39 million pool facility for Christchurch's eastern suburbs is being delayed because the community cannot agree on the size of the pool.

Christchurch anchor projects delays causes frustration

Christchurch anchor projects delays causes frustration

Friday, 8 May 2015 11:37 p.m. by MediaThePress

Canterbury sports enthusiasts and businesses are "hugely disappointed" and frustrated two of Christchurch's major anchor projects will be delayed.

Insurers have lost confidence in "poor" EQC data

Insurers have lost confidence in "poor" EQC data

Friday, 8 May 2015 6:59 p.m. by MediaThePress

Insurers have lost confidence in Earthquake Commission (EQC) data and predictions, an industry source says.

Fletchers to build 191 inner-city homes for Christchurch

Fletchers to build 191 inner-city homes for Christchurch

Friday, 8 May 2015 5:00 p.m. by MediaThePress

Nearly 200 new homes will be built by Fletchers in central Christchurch.

Saving Christchurch Cathedral Square

Saving Christchurch Cathedral Square

Friday, 8 May 2015 1:45 p.m. by MediaThePress

Ditch Christchurch convention centre, stadium & golf course

Ditch Christchurch convention centre, stadium & golf course

Friday, 8 May 2015 12:26 p.m. by MediaThePress

Recently I have been having moments of absolute clarity. Even more than usual. I suppose many public intellectuals have these before they make a huge mistake but bear with me on this.

Talent pool shrinking in Christchurch

Talent pool shrinking in Christchurch

Wednesday, 6 May 2015 11:08 p.m. by MediaThePress

Lets Go Shopping Wednesday 6th May

Lets Go Shopping Wednesday 6th May

Wednesday, 6 May 2015 10:14 p.m. by MediaCTV

CTV News Story - Ashburton Pool

CTV News Story - Ashburton Pool

Wednesday, 6 May 2015 7:33 p.m. by MediaCTV

CTV News Story - Sumner Skate Park Interview

CTV News Story - Sumner Skate Park Interview

Wednesday, 6 May 2015 7:30 p.m. by MediaCTV

CTV News - 6th May 2015

CTV News - 6th May 2015

Wednesday, 6 May 2015 7:28 p.m. by MediaCTV

CTV News Story - Sumner Skate Park

CTV News Story - Sumner Skate Park

Wednesday, 6 May 2015 7:23 p.m. by MediaCTV

CTV News Story - Alcohol Time Restriction

CTV News Story - Alcohol Time Restriction

Wednesday, 6 May 2015 7:22 p.m. by MediaCTV

CTV News Story - Space Camp

CTV News Story - Space Camp

Wednesday, 6 May 2015 7:22 p.m. by MediaCTV

CTV News Story - Jesse Ryder

CTV News Story - Jesse Ryder

Wednesday, 6 May 2015 7:19 p.m. by MediaCTV

Canterbury Live - 6th May 2015

Canterbury Live - 6th May 2015

Wednesday, 6 May 2015 6:59 p.m. by MediaCTV

Crown negotiates with EQC to recover $330m for red zone

Crown negotiates with EQC to recover $330m for red zone

Wednesday, 6 May 2015 2:15 p.m. by MediaThePress

The Crown is still waiting on an estimated $330 million of insurance recoveries forred zone properties it acquired after the Christchurch earthquakes.

Crown still in negotiation with EQC to recover $330m for residential red zone land

Crown still in negotiation with EQC to recover $330m for residential red zone land

Wednesday, 6 May 2015 2:15 p.m. by MediaThePress

The Crown is still waiting on an estimated $330 million of insurance recoveries forred zone properties it acquired after the Christchurch earthquakes.

Landlord charges Filipino workers per-bed rent

Landlord charges Filipino workers per-bed rent

Wednesday, 6 May 2015 1:22 p.m. by MediaThePress

A landlord is charging Filipino workers up to $145 a week for a single bed in a seven-bedroom house.

Fletcher Building flags $650m to $690m earnings

Fletcher Building flags $650m to $690m earnings

Wednesday, 6 May 2015 5:00 a.m. by MediaHerald

The Canterbury rebuild's imminent conclusion and business sales will push New Zealand's biggest listed business to make operating earnings of between $650 million to $690 million - the lower end of guidance.

Red zoning destroys Christchurch couples house building dream

Red zoning destroys Christchurch couple's house building dream

Tuesday, 5 May 2015 10:34 p.m. by MediaThePress

Aaron Duncan and Sarah Chisnall's dream to build a house on Christchurch's Port Hills was destroyed when their land was red zoned in 2012 and they remain in limbo nearly three years on.

CTV News Story - Uninsured Redzone

CTV News Story - Uninsured Redzone

Tuesday, 5 May 2015 6:56 p.m. by MediaCTV

CTV News Story - Hoon Hay Hell

CTV News Story - Hoon Hay Hell

Tuesday, 5 May 2015 6:56 p.m. by MediaCTV

CTV News Story - Riccarton Road Consultation

CTV News Story - Riccarton Road Consultation

Tuesday, 5 May 2015 6:55 p.m. by MediaCTV

CTV News - 5th May 2015

CTV News - 5th May 2015

Tuesday, 5 May 2015 6:40 p.m. by MediaCTV

Insurer to contest court-ordered compo

Insurer to contest court-ordered compo

Tuesday, 5 May 2015 4:49 p.m. by MediaStuff

An insurance company is going to the Supreme Court to dispute a judgment that could cost it millions of dollars in payouts to Christchurch red-zoners.

IRD in cashies crackdown

IRD in 'cashies' crackdown

Monday, 4 May 2015 11:00 p.m. by MediaThePress

Inland Revenue Department has tagged four parts of Auckland for a 'cashies' tax crackdown that could turn into a national campaign.

University of Canterbury Rugby - April 25th

University of Canterbury Rugby - April 25th

Monday, 4 May 2015 10:20 p.m. by MediaCTV

Lynched - 4th May 2015

Lynched - 4th May 2015

Monday, 4 May 2015 7:48 p.m. by MediaCTV

CTV News Story - Red Light Sensors

CTV News Story - Red Light Sensors

Monday, 4 May 2015 6:48 p.m. by MediaCTV

Insurer argues against higher payouts for quake claimants

Insurer argues against higher payouts for quake claimants

Monday, 4 May 2015 12:26 p.m. by MediaHerald

An insurer has gone to the Supreme Court to argue against a decision which could mean higher payouts for Canterbury homeowners who are yet to settle quake claims.

Proposed Chch youth housing wont become a "ghetto"

Proposed Chch youth housing won't become a "ghetto"

Sunday, 3 May 2015 10:37 p.m. by MediaStuff

A Christchurch youth health leader says a proposed housing project for the city's young homeless will buck the "ghetto" trend of similar schemes.

Christchurch Bus Interchange reaches new milestone

Christchurch Bus Interchange reaches new milestone

Sunday, 3 May 2015 2:33 p.m. by MediaThePress

Christchurch's new bus interchange is one step closer to opening.

Christchurch floods: one year on

Christchurch floods: one year on

Sunday, 3 May 2015 1:57 p.m. by MediaStuff

It wasn't exactly a downpour but it got Hamish Griffen nervous.

CTV News - 1st May 2015

CTV News - 1st May 2015

Friday, 1 May 2015 7:44 p.m. by MediaCTV

CTV News Story - Council Vigil

CTV News Story - Council Vigil

Friday, 1 May 2015 7:34 p.m. by MediaCTV

Small FY net loss predicted for Tower

Small FY net loss predicted for Tower

Friday, 1 May 2015 2:49 p.m. by MediaHerald

Tower may record a small net loss for the first half after flagging an increase in provisions for Canterbury earthquake claim costs, while saying underlying earnings from its general insurer business grew strongly.

Rebuild must consider culture - researcher

Rebuild must consider culture - researcher

Friday, 1 May 2015 2:42 p.m. by MediaThePress

Christchurch needs to consider its culture when designing its new central business district.

Caution urged over vibrant CBD

Caution urged over 'vibrant' CBD

Friday, 1 May 2015 2:42 p.m. by MediaThePress

Christchurch needs to consider its culture when designing its new central business district.

Christchurch residents in EQC limbo

Christchurch residents in EQC limbo

Friday, 1 May 2015 1:14 p.m. by MediaThePress

The Facer family have watched their neighbourhood's houses being demolished and rebuilt over the past four years, patiently waiting for their turn.

Public asked to stay away from Christchurch police station implosion

Public asked to stay away from Christchurch police station implosion

Thursday, 30 April 2015 9:56 p.m. by MediaStuff

Spectators keen to watch Christchurch's old central city police station fall are being asked to stay away.

CTV News Story - Homeless

CTV News Story - Homeless

Thursday, 30 April 2015 7:00 p.m. by MediaCTV

CTV News Story - South Brighton Camp

CTV News Story - South Brighton Camp

Thursday, 30 April 2015 6:59 p.m. by MediaCTV

YNH - Planning

YNH - Planning

Thursday, 30 April 2015 12:50 p.m. by MediaCTV