The Good Life

Auckland was ranked 5th and Wellington 15th out of 215 cities in the annual quality of life survey by Mercer Human Resource Consulting. Said Mercer director, Rob Knox, “Despite NZ’s geographic location and distance from the key markets of Europe, North America and Asia, NZ cities are a great destination for businesses to locate themselves in as they provide political stability, high levels of health care and sanitation, and access to key amenities.” Zurich and Geneva topped the list for the second year running.


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Sea Lions Continue Mainland Investigations

Sea Lions Continue Mainland Investigations

Sea lions are returning to New Zealand’s mainland after being hunted to near extinction in the 19th and early 20th century. Now, local people are learning to live with their new…