NZ tourism’s Wikipedia problem: Fox Glacier page dominated by deaths, rural NZ non-existent

Dickison said Wikipedia could not be used as a marketing tool for businesses, but tourism operators could use online travel guidebook Wikivoyage and image library Wikimedia Commons for free, saving them thousands on their own website that would not have the same reach.

Take a Tour of Russia’s Giant New Arctic Military Base

“This is definitely a kind of posturing but we cannot mark it down as unfounded posturing,” Sim Tack, military analyst at Stratfor, says. “It is part of a very distinct strategy that Russia establishes a permanent presence in region to back territorial claims. It would not mean much as a development otherwise. Even if the […]

150 academics, researchers urge ‘robust and emergency’ climate action

Many of those who signed the letter do not appear to be working directly in the area of climate science. Those who are include Renwick from the School of Geography, Environment and Earth Sciences at Victoria University, Prof Martin Manning from the Climate Change Research Institute at Victoria, Canterbury University environmental physics lecturer Dr Laura […]

Southern Cross launches domestic travel insurance, but Covid-19 is excluded

Southern Cross’ market research found people’s key reasons for purchasing domestic travel insurance were concerns their travel may have to be cancelled (57 per cent), greater awareness of the importance of travel insurance (38 per cent), and that they were more likely to travel domestically because they can’t holiday overseas due to Covid-19.

Mothballed Dart River Adventures operation to reopen for summer

The other open businesses are: Glacier Southern Lakes Helicopters in Queenstown, Hukafalls Jet, Shotover Jet in Queenstown, Dark Sky Project, and Franz Josef Glacier heli hikes (with Franz Josef Glacier Guides providing guiding services to The Helicopter Line).

Work begins on Milford Sound’s new internet connection

READ MORE:Milford Sound’s Homer Tunnel gets safety upgrade from ‘shovel ready’ fundingGov to provide $13m in funding to improve connectivity in FiordlandNew fibre route planned for South Island, minister Kris Faafoi says

Fox News Host Brian Kilmeade: We Need to ‘Interrogate’ Antifa Like We Did to Al Qaeda

“We’ve seen over 100 days of protests in Portland,” Fox Business host Ashley Webster wondered aloud. “It has been another weekend of violent protests in Seattle. The Michigan GOP headquarters building was vandalized with anti-police statements. I want to know, it becomes increasingly frustrating, when does this end?”

Fox News’ Brian Kilmeade Complains That Calling Trump a Racist ‘Is Personally Offensive’

“I believe calling the president a racist is personally offensive but that’s just my judgment and the manual also said that members cannot accuse the president of having made bigoted or racist statements,” Kilmeade exclaimed. “So therefore, precedent set, Collins is 100 percent right.”

Fox Nabs Drama Inspired By Forrest Fenn Treasure Hunt From Elwood Reid & McG As Put Pilot

Reid, who co-created and executive produced FX’s adaptation of The Bridge, is repped by WME. McG, who also exec produces the CW’s Supernatural and Freeform’s Shadowhunters, also is with WME. 20th Century Fox TV produces with Gotham Group, which controls Kushner’s article, and Wonderland Sound and Vision.

Netflix Sued By Fox Over Exec Poaching, Vows To “Vigorously” Fight Suit

Specifically, the execs in question are current Netflix promotions and drama programming development bigwigs Marco Waltenberg and Tara Flynn. The former made the leap to Netflix earlier this year and the latter was lured over in recent weeks despite both having still in effect employment contracts with Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation – contracts that […]