Archive for January, 2013

Dollar falls as traders stop to review uncertain outlook

Article – CMC Markets

Dollar falls as traders stop to review uncertain outlook By Ben Taylor (Sales Trader, CMC Markets) Read more »

End of the golden weather, briefly

Press Release – MetService

The large anticyclone that has sat in place over much of New Zealand for the past week will be moving east this weekend,returning cloud and rain or showers to many parts early next week. Read more »

123 Online Launches New Improved Content Management System

Press Release – 123 Online

Web Design Company 123 Online Launches New Improved Content Management System Auckland, NZ – Jan. 31, 2013 Up and coming New Zealand based web design company 123 Online is proud to announce the launch of their new user-friendly content management system. … Read more »

SH30 at Ruato Bay to be closed overnight for investigation

Press Release – NZTA

31 January 2013 SH30 at Ruato Bay to be closed overnight for investigation works State Highway 30 (SH30) Ruato Bay will be closed overnight for three consecutive nights so investigations can be carried out to determine an effective solution to … Read more »

Market down following mixed leads from US

Press Release – CMC Markets

The Australian equities market is currently trading lower endangering its impressive winning streak. Contrarians, who have been caught short in the past few sessions, expecting a pullback, may breathe a sigh of relief if this streak ends. Read more »

Provincial town reeling under National’s inept management

Press Release – New Zealand Labour Party

The crippling exchange rate has caused 192 hard-working Kiwis to lose their job as Summit Wool Spinner is sold, says Labours Finance spokesperson David Parker. Summit is being sold by its parent company Sumitomo to Godfrey Hurst in Australia. Read more »

“SEO Company Auckland adds new service options”

Press Release – emagic

Summary: leading Auckland web visibility company eMagic will now offer multiple services instead of only offering monthly packages as it has done in the past. Read more »

Tangaroa To Study How Antarctica Affects Ocean Currents

Press Release – NIWA

NIWAs Tangaroa Sets Sail To Study How Antarctica Affects Ocean Currents A team of 22 Australian, New Zealand and French scientists will depart Wellington next week, onboard NIWAs RV Tangaroa, for a 42-day voyage to the Mertz Polynya region of … Read more »

Work over next few Sundays between Te Maunga and Kairua Road

Press Release – New Zealand Transport Agency

The NZ Transport Agency advises motorists travelling along State Highway 2 (SH2) between Te Maunga and Kairua Road to expect some minor delays over the next few Sundays while cabling for a power substation is being installed in this area. Read more »

Summit Wool Spinners To Close At Cost Of 192 Jobs

Press Release – EPMU and FIRST Union

Joint media release: EPMU & FIRST Union Thursday January 31, 2013 Summit Wool Spinners To Close At Cost Of 192 Jobs Summit Wool Spinners has this afternoon informed staff it will close its Oamaru plant, citing the high exchange rate as a contributing … Read more »

Wool Continues To Ease

Press Release – New Zealand Wool Services

New Zealand Wool Services International Limiteds General Manager, Mr John Dawson reports that the 19,700 bales on offer from this weeks combined North and South Island auction saw an 80 percent clearance with generally lower price levels for … Read more »

Commercial and industrial property sector appointment

Press Release – Bayley’s Real Estate

Media Release 31.01.2013 Commercial and industrial property sector appointment by Bayleys in Northland Read more »

Most HMF Investors About To Get Payout

Press Release – Grant Thornton

Investors will start receiving payments from Hubbard Management Funds during February because no appeals have been made against the High Courts formula for distributing the funds, the statutory managers have announced today. Read more »

Maritime Union Response To Facilitators Recommendations

Press Release – Maritime Union of New Zealand

The Maritime Union of New Zealand welcomes today the message from Ports of Auckland Limited (POAL) that it is willing to compromise, on the basis of the recommendations of the facilitator, to reach the settlement of a collective agreement at the Port. Read more »

Employers Urged To Remember Sun Safety Responsibilities

Press Release – Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment

Employers Urged To Remember Sun Safety Responsibilities With New Zealand having one of the highest rates of melanoma in the world, people who work outdoors are being reminded to protect themselves as they have a higher risk of developing skin cancers. … Read more »

Waikato Police seek sightings of missing man or his vehicle

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Concerned for the wellbeing of a Hamilton man reported missing overnight, Police are appealing for sightings of both him and his vehicle. Constable Paul Helwig of the Hamilton Enquiries Section said 48-year-old Paul HARRISON of was reported missing … Read more »

POAL Willing To Accept Facilitator’s Recommendations

Press Release – Ports of Auckland

Media Release Ports Of Auckland Willing To Accept Facilitators Recommendations After considering the recommendations received from Facilitator Alastair Dumbleton last week, Ports of Auckland has advised him that it is willing to accept his package … Read more »

Industrial Action At Auckland Distribution Centre

Press Release – First Union

Media release: FIRST Union Thursday 31 January, 2013 Industrial Action At Auckland Distribution Centre Workers at an Auckland book and magazine distribution centre have started industrial action today, after talks over their employment agreement … Read more »

Greens will push for high standards from new Speaker

Press Release – Green Party

The decision to support Trevor Mallard for the position of Speaker came after serious consideration of the merits of both nominees, the Green Party said today. We are grateful to both nominees for giving us their time to discuss the issues that are … Read more »

Novopay review too little, too late

Press Release – New Zealand Labour Party

The Governments plan to hold a ministerial inquiry into the Novopay debacle is a step in the right direction – but ultimately it is too little, too late, says Chris Hipkins, Labours acting Education spokesperson. Read more »

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