Rio Tinto to shutter New Zealand aluminium smelter, putting jobs and economy in peril

This post was originally published on this site(Reuters) – Rio Tinto said on Thursday it will close its aluminium smelter operation in New Zealand due to high costs and a challenging

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New Zealand charges man for absconding from virus quarantine

This post was originally published on this siteWELLINGTON, July 8 (Reuters) – New Zealand said on Wednesday that a 32-year-old man who tested positive for COVID-19 will be charged after

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New Zealand to limit returning citizens as quarantine facilities fill up

This post was originally published on this siteWELLINGTON (Reuters) – New Zealand said on Tuesday its national airline will not take new bookings for three weeks as the country looks to

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New Zealand mosque shooter sentencing begins on Aug. 24

This post was originally published on this siteWELLINGTON (Reuters) – The sentencing hearing for an Australian man accused of killing 51 Muslim worshippers in New Zealand’s worst mass

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Date set for sentencing of New Zealand mosque shooter

This post was originally published on this siteWELLINGTON (Reuters) – The sentencing hearing for an Australian man accused of killing 51 Muslim worshippers in New Zealand’s worst mass

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New Zealand’s health minister resigns after coronavirus criticism

This post was originally published on this siteWELLINGTON (Reuters) – New Zealand’s embattled Health Minister resigned on Thursday after security slip-ups at quarantine facilities

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New Zealand central bank to stand pat but keep dovish view, as pandemic rages: Reuters poll

This post was originally published on this siteWELLINGTON (Reuters) – New Zealand’s central bank is expected to hold rates steady at its policy meeting on Wednesday, but strike a

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New Zealand tightens gun laws further in response to mass shooting

This post was originally published on this siteWELLINGTON (Reuters) – New Zealand tightened its gun laws on Thursday with a registry that it had promised after a gunman killed 51 Muslim

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UPDATE 1-New Zealand economy contracts 1.6% in March quarter, biggest decline in three decades

This post was originally published on this site(Adds details). WELLINGTON, June 18 (Reuters) – New Zealand’s gross domestic product (GDP) fell 1.6% in the March quarter, the largest

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New Zealand military to oversee quarantine facilities after new COVID-19 case

This post was originally published on this siteWELLINGTON (Reuters) – New Zealand on Wednesday said the defence force will now oversee the country’s quarantine facilities and

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