Was the Christchurch disaster man-made? Is the Auckland weather disaster man-made? Can we geo-engineer quakes and floods? Bringing back memories of the Christchurch earthquake disaster of 12 years ago, Auckland NZ is now devasted by massive flooding and subsequent infrastructure damage. Christchurch 2011 introduced the phrase “Build Back Better” to […]

By Clare Swinney It was reported by TV3 that the World Health Organization’s (WHO) lab in Melbourne has now confirmed that swine flu is present in New Zealand. Three test results back from the WHO lab for the Rangitoto College students who tested positive for influenza A, have also tested […]

4:00AM Friday Apr 24, 2009 Anne Gibson The amount of empty floor space in Auckland is expected to rise. Photo / Supplied Colliers Report Double-digit vacancy rates are being forecast for Auckland offices. Alan McMahon, research and consulting director of Colliers International, has today issued a report saying vacancies were […]