thisquality beats competition with local newspapers, 4.7% high

thisquality beats competition with local newspapers, 4.7% high

thisquality CEO Sam Hudson announced on Tuesday evening that an all-time high beat local newspapers, where the company operates and was created. On Facebook, the company has received 2,000+ engagements within the last week. The page does not have as many followers as the other local newspapers but shows the...

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Journalist Kate Green under fire for smack talking 50 year DomPost subscriber

Journalist Kate Green under fire for smack talking 50 year DomPost subscriber

Environment and science reporter for the DomPost Kate Green faced internet backlash after making a tweet smack-talking a long-time subscriber who decided they’d no longer want to support their work. Kate Green says she had the ‘pleasure’ to accept a phone call from a senior gentleman who had notified the...

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MediaWorks confirms finalization of sale to Discovery Inc

MediaWorks confirms finalization of sale to Discovery Inc

MediaWorks, New Zealand’s largest independent commercial TV broadcaster, made a bid to accept a sale to Discovery Inc on September 7, 2020. Today, MediaWorks confirmed its finalisation of a sale to Discovery Inc of assets to the public. The investment made will mean Discovery Inc gains ‘free-to-air’ investments in New...

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Why you can and should support REAL independent news

Why you can and should support REAL independent news

thisquality for a while now has been attempting to create mainstream competition with independently owned stories, striving to better the news industry in New Zealand and bringing back quality journalism that was once a thing. Stories that we at thisquality focus on are of top-notch quality with research-backed revisions occurring...

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Snoop Dogg teams up with SodaStream, wishing you a meaningful holiday

Snoop Dogg teams up with SodaStream, wishing you a meaningful holiday

Sparkling water brand SodaStream and entertainment icon Team-Up promoted a new holiday campaign with a powerful environmental message: “Enjoying the small meaningful things.” The campaign features hip-hop legend Snoop Dogg, who is encouraging people to focus on the small but important things life throws at them this holiday season. The...

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Community Law thanks Government over temp work visa support

Community Law thanks Government over temp work visa support

Community Law is welcoming the governments’ announcement for people on temporary work, student or visitor visas who cannot return home or support themselves over the COVID-19 pandemic. “It is appropriate that Minister Sepuloni has used her power under the Social Security Act to grant emergency benefits to migrant workers because...

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Air NZ World Premiere takes off ft. SIX60

Air NZ World Premiere takes off ft. SIX60

Air New Zealand’s World Premiere in the Air departed Auckland’s Airport, taking a ‘planeload’ of fans and SIX60 with them to Dunedin. The band SIX60 originated in Dunedin. The flight, numbered NZ660, will air the world premiere of a new film; Julia Parnell calls it SIX60: Till the Lights Go...

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Number plate tracking systems allegedly being used at certain New World Supermarkets

Number plate tracking systems allegedly being used at certain New World Supermarkets

Reports sent into thisquality from a source wishing to remain anonymous, says that a worker they are friends with that’s working at a South Island-based New World Supermarket is claiming the store is using a camera tracking system to detect number plates of vehicles entering and exiting the car park...

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Demand rockets from 70,000 straws of Bull semen being sent to South Island

Demand rockets from 70,000 straws of Bull semen being sent to South Island

Bull semen demand has been high and is ‘literally flying out the door’ according to the Livestock Improvement Corporation (LIC.). A chartered plane through Mainland Air is set to airfreight over 70,000 straws of semen from Hamilton to Nelson, Christchurch, Invercargill and Dunedin on Saturday, October 31. The straws are...

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NZ’s ElectricAir launches first ever Electric Aircraft into service

NZ’s ElectricAir launches first ever Electric Aircraft into service

A New Zealand Christchurch start-up company called ElectricAir has lunched its first-ever electric plane. The aircraft is a battery-electric two-seat light sport aircraft manufactured by Slovenian aircraft company Pipistrel and has begun demonstration flights from Christchurch. Source: CC/ ElectricAir Source: CC/ ElectricAir The plane is designed as a training aircraft,...

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