Sponsored by

Radio NZ regains listeners in latest survey

Daniel Dunkley
Thu, 02 Dec 2021

Radio NZ regains listeners in latest survey
Radio New Zealand chief executive and editor in chief Paul Thompson says audiences are growing strongly. (Image: Getty)
Daniel Dunkley
Thu, 02 Dec 2021
Radio New Zealand has secured its highest listener numbers for the year in the final Growth from Knowledge (GfK) listener survey of 2021.The state broadcaster saw weekly listeners jump to 626,700 in the latest survey, up from 589,600 in September. It reverses a downward trend for Radio New Zealand (RNZ), which saw listener numbers plummet from a pandemic peak of 703,000 in September last year to the low point three months ago.RNZ has pulled in roughly 600,000 viewers consistently over the past five years. Media observers have cited the pan...

Not convinced yet?

Subscribe to our Daily News Update free newsletter.

Power play: Spark moves on Genesis trademark
Victoria Young | Mon, 23 May 2022

Spark moves to block Genesis from expanding its challenger brand.

Profile FREE
Designer's life is not a dress rehearsal
Ella Somers | Mon, 23 May 2022

"At the end of the day, it makes me really happy to design garments that women treasure and feel empowered in," womenswear designer Natalie Procter says.

The invasion of the virtual bodysnatchers
Ben Moore | Mon, 23 May 2022

Deepfakes, or stolen digital likenesses, are of growing concern to businesses. Two technology law specialists dig into where we are currently and where we should be on deepfakes.

Partner content
What’s driving the ram raids, and what shop owners can do

Scott La Franchie explains the motivations behind the spate of burglaries.

Partner content
Grow your business by taking time to plan

Getting business fundamentals right gives the best chance at beating the unplannable.