New Zealand stock exchange halts trading for third day because of a cyber attack

The exchange said it halted stock trading at about 4 p.m. local time (12 a.m. ET) on Tuesday after it experienced a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack from outside the country. That was followed by further attacks on Wednesday and Thursday, which prevented trading in debt and equity markets for most of the day. […]

Two-week quarantine for Australia’s Victoria and New South Wales players before New Zealand series

CloseDeputy Editor Andrew arrived at ESPNcricinfo via Manchester and Cape Town, after finding the assistant editor at a weak moment as he watched England’s batting collapse in the Newlands Test. Andrew began his cricket writing as a freelance covering Lancashire during 2004 when they were relegated in the County Championship. In fact, they were top […]

Over 340 Vietnamese citizens brought home from Australia, New Zealand, Tonga

Hanoi (VNA) – More than 340 Vietnamese citizens were brought home from Australia, New Zealand and Tonga aboard a Vietnam Airlines flight on August 28. The flight was arranged by Vietnamese authorities, the Vietnamese representative agencies in Australia and New Zealand, the national flag carrier Vietnamese Airlines, and relevant agencies of the host countries. Passengers […]

New Zealand must learn lessons of 1918 pandemic and protect Māori from Covid-19

Peeni Henare, a government minister, told journalists that he backed tribal authorities taking these steps to protect their people. This is a big deal because, despite boasting the “largest ever” Māori caucus, this government has been light on advocacy for Māori when it clashes with the philosophy of universalism which underpins this majority-Pakeha political party. […]

New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern announces Auckland will end lockdown and move into ‘stage 2.5’ after two new COVID-19 cases

‘We need the team of five million to help us get back where we need to be. Our system is only as good as our people,’ Ms Ardern said. 

I used to shrug off the beauty of New Zealand. Then I drove from the top to the bottom

I leave England for Australia in November, winter to summer, home to something new. In Sydney in 2017 someone hands me $10,000 in exchange for the first three chapters of the book, which I have yet to finish. On Boxing Day I leave my living room, fly to Auckland. I wake up in my old […]

Gary Stead reappointed New Zealand coach for another three years

“To tie the World Cup final and miss out on winning the trophy through a countback was a gut-wrenching experience, but I think we can all agree on how well the team played during that campaign and, equally, how well they conducted themselves afterwards.”

Perry back; Australia set for women’s series vs New Zealand

Australia is scheduled to host New Zealand in three T20s and three one-day internationals in Queensland and New South Wales states starting Sept. 27, although the itinerary could change depending on domestic travel restrictions in place for the coronavirus pandemic.

New Zealand investigating stock market cyber attacks

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand’s government and its foreign spy agency are getting involved after cyber attacks disrupted trading on the nation’s stock market several times this week.