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2 November 2017 7:30 AM 100 Days To Go To Pyeongchang 2018

International Stadium Yokohama will be the heart of the 2019 Rugby World Cup, it emerged today as the match schedules were released. Four pool matches will be held at the Stadium located 40 kilometres outside Japan's capital Tokyo. They will involve matches between New Zealand and South Africa, Ireland and Scotland, England and France, and Japan and Scotland 791

1 November 2017 11:31 PM Fees-free tertiary study on fast track

Students are a step closer to a more affordable future as the new government fast-tracks work on its free-fees tertiary education promise. Cabinet has given the go-ahead for detailed implementation planning for the introduction of one year of fees-free tertiary education and a $50 a week boost to student allowances and loan entitlements. Officials have already 231

1 November 2017 10:54 PM Hayne to quit Titans

The Daily Telegraph reports his agent Wayne Beavis has notified the Gold Coast their star fullback wants out. The 29-year-old joined the club mid-way through the 2016 season on about $1.2 million a year and is contracted for 2018. His rift with former coach Neil Henry contributed to the mentor’s sacking before the appointment of new coach Garth Brennan 242

1 November 2017 9:48 PM Former wealth exec named Bank NZ CEO

In a statement to the ASX, NAB announced that Angela Mentis will relocate to Auckland to take the executive leadership reins at Bank NZ from January 2018. Currently chief customer officer – business and private banking at NAB, Ms Mentis was formerly executive general manager of the bank’s private wealth business and has been a director of Bank NZ since 260

1 November 2017 12:09 PM Oh, yes! Flight of the Conchords add extra date at Dublin’s 3Arena

Last month, comedy-lovers across the country couldn't believe their luck when folk comedy group Flight of the Conchords announced their first U.K. and Irish headlining tour in over seven years. However, many fans missed out on the chance to see the New Zealand duo after their 3Arena show sold out in a matter of minutes. But never fear – due to overwhelming 260

1 November 2017 11:12 AM Hope for Belarus' stronger stance in international trade after WTO accession

MINSK, 1 November (BelTA) – I hope that the accession to the World Trade Organization will strengthen Belarus' positions in the international trade, Belarusian Prime Minister Andrei Kobyakov said as he met with a WTO delegation on 1 November, BelTA has learned. “Belarus' membership in the WTO will help fortify our positions in the international trade 209

1 November 2017 6:21 AM New Zealand's Foreign Home Ownership Ban Won't Cause Price Collapse-Trade Min

WELLINGTON — New Zealand's proposal to ban foreigners from buying existing homes will not cause house prices to collapse, Trade Minister David Parker said on Wednesday, but it has to be fast tracked to beat restrictions in the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) deal. The Labour government has said it will get the new crackdown into law in early 2018, in a move that will precede 202

1 November 2017 12:06 AM 2018 Super Rugby squads: New Zealand franchises unveil team lists

New Zealand's five Super Rugby franchises have each unveiled their squads ahead of the 2018 season, when the competition will revert to a three-conference, 15-team structure. Check out the the five squads below and stay across ESPN throughout the offseason as we await news on the playing personnel across the South African and Australian conferences 207

31 October 2017 9:33 PM Super Rugby squads: Famous name back in the Crusaders

Tasman loosie Ethan Blackadder, son of former Crusaders coach Todd, has been included in the Super Rugby champion's 2018 squad. The other debutants include Canterbury openside Billy Harmon and halfback Jack Stratton. Braydon Ennor and Will Jordan both debuted in the Mitre 10 Cup this season, for Canterbury and Tasman respectively, and have been named 203

31 October 2017 8:49 PM Charities’ Funding Allocation Rules under Consideration

Feedback is being sought from the not-for-profit sector as Inland Revenue considers the rules over who can operate as a donee organisation in New Zealand. A Draft Interpretation Statement is out for consultation, which looks at whether an organisation is “wholly or mainly” applying its funds to New Zealand purposes. The statement sets out how IR will interpret 206