Jason Paris, currently Vodafone Group's director for convergence acceleration, Africa, Middle East and Asia Pacific region, will succeed long-serving local head Russell Stanners, who is stepping down from his role as Vodafone New Zealand chief executive at the end of October.
Internet user group Internet NZ has welcomed a surprise announcement by telcos Vodafone and Vocus that they have formed a joint venture to bring competition to the ultra-fast broadband fibre network.
TeamTalk, the Wellington-based telecommunications minnow, has sold its remaining 30 percent stake in rural broadband division Farmside to Vodafone New Zealand for $3 million, after the country's biggest mobile operator exercised an option to mop up the rest of the business.
The Commerce Commission is set for a shake-up with a new law that would give it new powers to protect consumers from anti-competitive practices, Thomas Coughlan reports.
After months of reports about widespread abuse of migrants, the Government moved this morning to crack down on employers who break the rules.
Steven Joyce unveiled NZ$3 million for investments in tech and software exporters and NZ$450,000 in seed money for a tech company incubator.