Articles tagged Wellington

For the convenience of subscribers, here's my weekend column in which I argue Infratil and the Wellington Council should take the risk of investing NZ$300 mln to extend the Wellington Airport, not the region's ratepayers and the nation's taxpayers in general.

Nick Smith added Christchurch, Wellington and Tauranga to the Housing Accords list, the Government sold a stake in Invercargill Airport to iwi and a local firm won a big contract in the IRD's transformation project.

The New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA) has picked the Australian-led Wellington Gateway Partnership as the preferred bidder for the NZ$1 billion Transmission Gully . The decision came two months earlier than Prime Minister John Key indicated as recently as October 30.