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Latest NZ broadband news

14 August

Faster than the Aussies and the Brits! Broadband speed in NZ

A new ranking table of world broadband speeds has just been released and it puts New Zealand in 30th position in the world… which is pretty solid when you consider the makeup of our geography and the numbers of broadband connections on rural or satellite technology.

14 August

The Commerce Commission warns four New Zealand internet providers

News just breaking in the broadband world that four companies have received warnings from the Commerce Commission as they are considered to have breached the Fair Trading Act.

11 August

Ultra-Fast Broadband (UFB) is now available to 1.2 million New Zealand homes

The ultra fast broadband revolution continues at pace! In the latest update released today from the Communications Minister Simon Bridges, we learnt that the first phase of the UFB rollout programme is now close to 80 per cent complete. 

9 August

We win! NZ Software Association Angel at my Table winners

The Broadband Compare team enjoyed a great night out last night at the New Zealand Software Association's Angel at my Table event... and we are very happy to say... we won! 

31 July

TUANZ join the Broadband Compare Awards

The Broadband Compare Awards is another step closer to its full complement of judges with the announcement today that Craig Young, Chief Executive Officer of TUANZ, is joining the judging panel of the inaugural Broadband Compare Awards.

28 July

An Angel at My Table: Which pitch will win?

The NZ Software Association's 'An Angel at My Table' event is one of the most popular nights on the NZSA calendar. Early-stage entrepreneurs pitch to a panel of three ‘dragons’ and Broadband Compare has made the final!

20 July

IABNZ CEO, Adrian Pickstock, announced as Judge of the Broadband Compare Awards

It was announced earlier this week that Adrian Pickstock, Chief Executive Officer of The Interactive Advertising Bureau of New Zealand (IABNZ) has joined the judging panel of the inaugural Broadband Compare Awards.

11 July

Ultrafast Fibre Broadband Rollout continues unabated

Last week saw the Communications Minister Simon Bridges welcome the start of the Ultra-Fast Broadband (UFB) build in Picton, Horotiu, Thames, Dargaville and One Tree Point, as the extension to the Government’s UFB programme gathers even more pace.

9 July

Broadband Compare celebrates its first year... with some great deals!

Broadband Compare is now ONE whole year old!  ...and what a year it has been with over 300,000 comparisons since launch!


7 July

CALL FOR ENTRIES - The Broadband Compare Awards

Recognising excellence, leadership and innovation in the New Zealand Broadband sector, the Broadband Compare Awards 2017 are now open for entry at 

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