Auto extravaganza fundraises for ambulances

After St John’s annual appeal was cancelled because of COVID-19, the service has received a much needed funding boost from a bunch of car enthusiasts.... Read More

No new cases of COVID in managed isolation

There are no new cases of COVID-19 at New Zealand borders today. There remain 18 active cases in New Zealand. It is the third day this week that there... Read More

Woods and Webb give NZ‘s COVID-19 isolation update

Minister Megan Woods and Air Commodore Digby Webb are giving an update on the country's COVID-19 isolation and quarantine system. In COVID-19 developments... Read More

Two new cases of COVID-19 in NZ today

There have been two new cases of COVID-19 reported in New Zealand today after two days of zero cases, the Health Ministry has confirmed. The total number... Read More

David Clark resigns as Health Minister

The Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has accepted David Clark’s resignation as Health Minister. “David Clark contacted me yesterday to confirm... Read More

LIVE: Day 2 of no new COVID-19 cases

UPDATE: There are no new cases of COVID-19 to report in New Zealand. The second day this week of zero cases. Director-General of Health Dr Ashley Bloomfield... Read More

No new cases of COVID-19

Today there are no new cases of COVID-19 to report. This means the number of active cases in New Zealand remains at 22. All active cases have recently... Read More

$150m for PPE at border facilities

The Government will spend $150m securing personal protective gear (PPE) for health workers and returnees in managed isolation and quarantine. The money... Read More

LIVE: Two new cases of COVID-19 in NZ today

There are two new cases of COVID-19 in New Zealand today, both people have returned from overseas and are in managed isolation. One is a man in his... Read More

PM looks to reassure public after isolation review

Amid the results of the COVID-19 managed isolation review, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern wants people to remember that testing has shown no evidence... Read More

Government strengthens managed isolation system

A range of improvements are already underway to address issues identified in the rapid review of the Managed Isolation and Quarantine system released... Read More

Countdown calls it what it is. Period.

      Countdown is now calling products like pads, tampons and menstrual cups exactly what they are across its online shopping platform,... Read More

Covid-19: Four new cases in NZ

New Zealand has picked up four new cases of Covid-19 at the border, with all four in managed isolation. There are now 20 active cases in this country,... Read More

Covid-19: Two new cases makes total of 16

There have been two new cases of Covid-19 reported today, both in managed isolation, although one was taken to Auckland Hospital with a different medical... Read More

MOH reinstates high risk criteria for COVID tests

COVID-19 testing for every person with a cough or cold symptom has been dropped by the Ministry of Health. Under new Ministry of Health testing guidelines,... Read More