12:00 PM.Returning New Zealanders can now be charged for their managed isolation. Unemployment falls... but for how long? And Auckland braces for economic slump.
Nicola Wright has the news. Read more Audio
12:11 PM.New Zealanders flying into the country can now be charged for their stay in managed isolation.
MPs have been debating the legislation under urgency this morning, and it passed through all stages with… Read more Audio
12:12 PM.New Zealand's unemployment rate has improved in the three months to June, falling slightly to 4 percent.
However, the underutilisation rate, which includes the unemployed and those who are employed… Read more Audio
12:15 PM.The Mayor of Auckland, Phil Goff, has told business leaders the city needs to find ways to stimulate the economy with closed - or largely closed - borders.
He's one of several people who've spoken at… Read more Audio
12:20 PM.The unemployment rate has improved in the three months to June, falling to 4 percent from 4.2 percent last quarter.
Andrew McRae has business. Read more Audio
12:28 PM.Fulham win the richest game in football.
Stephen Hewson has sport. Read more Audio
12:35 PM.Uncertain demand from Asian buyers puts a dent in the dairy price.
Eric Frykberg has the rural news. Read more Audio
12:40 PM.After a store unwittingly called itself pubic hair, a reo expert is urging people wanting to use te reo Māori to ask for the right help.
A Wellington leather store, named itself Huruhuru, thinking it… Read more Audio
12:43 PM.Online shopping in New Zealand more than doubled during Alert Level 3, compared with the same period in 2019.
Research by New Zealand Post shows online shopping was up by 105 percent - and it's still… Read more Audio
12:56 PM.As thousands of Melbourne businesses prepare to shut down tonight, Victoria is bracing for another record high in daily cases - 725 are expected to be announced this afternoon.
Lapses in the state's… Read more Audio