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Archive for April, 2010

Henare calls for Prostitution Reform Act amendment

Press Release – New Zealand National Party

West Auckland National MP Tau Henare is calling for an urgent amendment to the Prostitution Reform Act 2003. Read more »

Minister congratulates radio awards winners

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Broadcasting Minister Jonathan Coleman today extended his congratulations to all the winners of the 2010 New Zealand Radio Awards. Read more »

Flooding: Kingston & Glenorchy Brief

Press Release – Queenstown Lakes District Council

Two homes have been evacuated at the lower end of Cornwall Street, Kingston. One, due to flooding, the other because of septic tank issues. The public toilets have been closed and the playground is under water. Kent Street is single lane. At Glenorchy … Read more »

Carbon market wide open to doubtful deals

Press Release – Carbon News

Some small forestry investors have been hit by fly-by-night operators in the new carbon market, Carbon News reports today. Read more »

Government blocks probe into industrial law change

Press Release – New Zealand Labour Party

The decision by the Industrial Relations Select Committee to dismiss a petition to review the Employment Relations Amendment Act is a blow for Kiwi workers, Labour’s Darien Fenton said today. Read more »

Free Lyttelton Harbour Cruise

Press Release – Lyttelton Port of Christchurch

Lyttelton Port of Christchurch (LPC) is giving Christchurch people the chance for an inside look at its operations with one of its popular free harbour cruises on the historic tug “Lyttelton’. Read more »

First companies sign Emergency Calling Code

Press Release – Telecommunication Carriers’ Forum

Telecom, TelstraClear and Vodafone have signed the Emergency Calling Code developed by the Telecommunications Carriers’ Forum (TCF) to make sure that 111 calls are reliably delivered. Read more »

Financial adviser process well underway

Press Release – Ministry of Economic Development

Financial advisers now have until 30 June 2011 to comply with the various steps required to become authorised to do business but must still be registered (and apply for authorisation) by 1 December. Read more »

Flu-Proof Yourself And Family This Winter

Press Release – Dettol

As the cold and flu season rapidly approaches, the Hygiene Council recommends that New Zealanders practise better hygiene habits. A recent global survey conducted by the Hygiene Council and sponsored by Dettol, discovered that infection is on the … Read more »

Kiwi digital design agency Salted Herring picks up

Press Release – Salted Herring

Creative digital agency Salted Herring picked up two international web awards this week, competing and winning on the world stage in a competitive market dominated by large players. The quirky, engaging, and direct website the Wellington-based agency … Read more »

BLIS Technologies Ltd Receives Major International

Press Release – BLIS Technologies

BLIS Technologies Ltd from Dunedin, New Zealand, a biotech company involved in the development of advanced probiotics for the oral cavity, is pleased to announce that it has received the prestigious 2010 Frost & Sullivan Global Entrepreneurial Company … Read more »

New Zealand: Gain-but not without pain

Press Release – Regus Group

Twice-yearly global survey confirms downturn, with full pace of recovery only under way at end of year Read more »

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