Archive for May, 2013

Transpower sells trading unit d-cyphaTrade to ASX for A$55M

Article – Businesswire

May 31 (BusinessDesk) Transpower, the state-owned electricity grid company, has sold its d-cyphaTrade unit to Australian stock market operator ASX for A$55 million. Read more »

Casino cheats found guilty of deception

Press Release – Department Of Internal Affairs

Two people have been found guilty of deception in the Hamilton District Court today in relation to cheating Hamiltons SkyCity Casino of more than $7000. Xiao Dong LU, 28, and Zhou ZHAO, 32, were charged with offences connected to the pair working … Read more »

Avocado Powder Exports Grow At Waikato Innovation Park

Press Release – Waikato Innovation Park

Hamilton, New Zealand The Waikato Innovation Parks product development spray dryer is going green avocado green, to be exact. Read more »

Kineo Pacific Expands Australian Presence

Press Release – Kineo Pacific

Kineo Pacific is delighted to announce the launch of a second Australian office in Canberra and a new alliance with Canberra-based HR consulting firm, Effective People. Read more »

SMC Heads-Up: Indexing innovation and dodging dolphins

Press Release – Science Media Centre

Innovation Index; Dolphin bycatch; New from the SMC; Sciblogs highlights; Research highlights; Policy News; Sci-tech events Read more »

Bell Gully welcomes recognition at Australasian law awards

Press Release – Bell Gully

Bell Gullys 18-partner Corporate team was named New Zealand Deal Team of the Year at the 2013 ALB Australasian Law Awards held at the Sydney Town Hall on Thursday night. Read more »

Warning to rugby fans – please park properly

Press Release – Wellington City Council

31 May 2013 Warning to rugby fans – please park properly on Tawa’s big day tomorrow Thousands of rugby fans are expected to descend on Lyndhurst Park tomorrow for probably the biggest Wellington club rugby match of the season – when Tawa bids to make history … Read more »

72 Per Cent Of Asia Believes Dairy Is Important for Diet

Press Release – Fonterra

On the eve of the 13th Annual World Milk Day new consumer research has revealed that 72 per cent of people in Asia see dairy as an important part of a balanced diet. However, the research also shows that less than half of the 9000 people surveyed … Read more »

Govt boosts investment in commercialising research

Press Release – New Zealand Government

More than $15 million over three years is being invested in turning New Zealand researchers bright ideas into commercial ventures. Read more »

Ballance reduces prices for farmers

Press Release – Ballance Agri-Nutrients

Leading farm nutrient supplier Ballance Agri-Nutrients is reducing prices on most major fertiliser products across the board, passing on purchasing savings to customers. Read more »

Port of Tauranga chairman Parker to retire in October

Article – BusinessDesk

Port of Tauranga chairman Parker will retire in October after 17 years as a director Read more »

Judgment: Court Orders Return Of Dotcom Material

Press Release – New Zealand High Court

[1] In June 2012 I issued a judgment upholding the plaintiffs challenge to the validity of search warrants and related searches (the warrants judgment). The warrants had been issued by the District Court and executed by Police in January … Read more »

High value avocado powder exports at Waikato Innovation Park

Press Release – FoodWaikato

The Waikato Innovation Parks product development spray dryer is going green avocado green, to be exact. The countrys only open access product development spray dryer is helping Bay of Plenty company, Avocado Oil New Zealand, dry avocado … Read more »

Don’t Store Medicines In Kitchens and Bathrooms

Press Release – Royal NZ College of General Practitioners

New research published in the Journal of Primary Health Care finds that temperature- and humidity-sensitive medicines should not be stored long term in kitchens and bathrooms, even though these are the most commonly reported storage places for medicines in … Read more »

Synlait Milk Wins Accolades for China Strategy

Press Release – Synlait

A focus on relationships with some of Chinas leading dairy brands is earning accolades for Canterburys Synlait Milk Limited (Synlait). At the prestigious HSBC NZCTA China Business Awards 2013 in Auckland last night, Synlait Milk won the NZCTA (New … Read more »

Ahuwhenua Young Māori Farmer of the Year finalists revealed

Press Release – Ahuwhenua Trophy

With exactly one week to go until the national Ahuwhenua awards event, the finalists in the 2013 Ahuwhenua Young Maori Sheep and Beef Farmer of the Year award have been revealed. Read more »

Port of Tauranga Announces Changes to Board of Directors

Press Release – Port of Tauranga Limited

The Chairman of Port of Tauranga Limited, John Parker, today announced that he will retire from the Board at the Annual Meeting on 24 October 2013. Read more »

Ministers welcome trans-Tasman super portability

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Finance Minister Bill English and Revenue Minister Peter Dunne have welcomed the Australian Governments announcement today that it has completed legislative steps to allow New Zealanders to transfer their retirement savings between complying Australian … Read more »

ISACA issues COBIT 5 for assurance

Press Release – ISACA

Establishing confidence in IT processes and controls is important, but audit and assurance processes often represent a pain point for business partners. Their perception is that assurance processes consume resources, slow activities and can lead to additional … Read more »

SLI Systems soars on debut as NZ market resurgence continues

Article – BusinessDesk

May 31 (BusinessDesk) Shares in SLI Systems, a website search operator, rose as much as 20 percent after listing on the NZX this morning, joining a slew of New Zealand companies going public in the face of resurgent demand for the returns available … Read more »

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