Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

1-10 results from 1000 for query «competition»

2 November 2017 12:00 PM All Blacks face Springboks in 2019 World Cup opener

Favourites New Zealand will begin their quest for a third successive Rugby World Cup title with a heavyweight clash against South Africa at the 2019 tournament in Japan. The All Blacks are scheduled to face their old southern hemisphere foes in Yokohama on September 21, a day after hosts Japan kick off the competition against European qualifiers, likely 623

2 November 2017 6:45 AM Lithium battery winding machine Market Shows Expected Trend to Guide from 2017-2022 with Growth Analysis by Manufacturers, Regions, Type and Application

Lithium battery winding machine Market report provides key statistics on the market status of the Lithium battery winding machine Manufacturers and is a valuable source of guidance and direction for companies and individuals interested in the Lithium battery winding machine Industry. The Lithium battery winding machine Market report delivers a basic 660

2 November 2017 5:56 AM Singapore Airlines upgrades first class suites to maintain its premium allure

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore Airlines Ltd (SIAL.SI) unveiled one of the world’s most luxurious first class offerings for the Airbus A380, as part of an $850 million product investment as it tries to retain premium customers amid tough competition from industry rivals. The spacious suites on its A380 will rival those of Middle Eastern rivals Etihad 527

2 November 2017 4:40 AM High Court injunction to stop Platinum buying OfficeMax

The Commerce Commission today filed proceedings in the High Court at Auckland seeking an injunction to prevent Platinum Equity LLC acquiring OfficeMax Holdings Limited. The Commission considers that the acquisition would be likely to have the effect of substantially lessening competition in the supply of stationery to large corporate and government customers 227

1 November 2017 5:53 PM Monty Betham: Mass brawl 'not good at all' for league

Tongan and Samoan fans clashed in south Auckland on Tuesday night over the Rugby League World Cup. The competition has ignited tensions between the two communities, with four people being arrested after an incident in Otahuhu. Former Kiwis and Samoa player Monty Betham said people are right to be excited about Saturday's game. But he told Mike Hosking 185

1 November 2017 5:33 PM 'Frenzy' goes out of NZ housing market

New Zealand property value growth slowed to an annual pace of 3.9 percent in October as inflated Auckland house prices fell for the first time in six years. The QV house price index posted the lowest rate of annual growth since June 2012 last month, state-owned valuer Quotable Value said. Values increased 0.9 percent to a national average $646,807 in the three 247

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 185

29 October 2017 7:57 PM NZ Rugby congratulates 2017 provincial competition champions

An exciting season of domestic rugby has come to a close with six scintillating finals closing out the 2017 season of national provincial championships. Canterbury claimed the double, winning Mitre 10 Cup Premiership Final in Christchurch last night and the Farah Palmer Cup Premiership in Pukekohe today. New Zealand Rugby Chief Executive Steve Tew congratulated 196

28 October 2017 10:29 AM Mo'unga shines as Canterbury win NPC final

Canterbury have a team-first mantra but it's hard to deny the enormous individual impact of Richie Mo'unga in their 35-13 dissection of Tasman in the NPC Premiership final. The home side made it a remarkable nine titles in the last 10 years with a comprehensive performance in Christchurch on Saturday, highlighted by the brilliant skills of first five-eighth 183

27 October 2017 8:50 AM Wellington Lions vs Bay of Plenty Steamers

What a game of footy. Wellington win a high-scoring affair and secure promotion to next season's Premiership. Bay of Plenty played well, but the Lions were just too good in the end. I feel like I can relate to the players, we all put in a 100 minute effort. 99mins: TRY BAY OF PLENTY: The Steamers have the last say! They may not have won, but they've 186