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RedCargo and Air New Zealand sign agreement

Press Release – Red Cargo

SEPANG, 20 February 2019 RedCargo Logistics, the cargo and logistics platform of AirAsia, has signed an interline agreement with Air New Zealand to expand and provide market access to its respective cargo businesses. Read more »

Real Estate Pros Launches New Zealand Wide

Press Release – RealEstatePros

RealEstatePros offers advance knowledge of their expansion plans. The firm previously focused on Auckland is now expanding to other major cities including Wellington, Christchurch and Tauranga. Read more »

IHC: Fair pay for fair work welcomed

Press Release – IHC

IHC is delighted that the Government is looking into replacing the Minimum Wage Exemption (MWE) with a wage supplement to ensure people with disabilities are paid at least the minimum wage. Read more »

Key changes urged to Equal Pay Amendment bill

Press Release – E tu Union

E t says without key changes to the Equal Pay Amendment bill, few women will be able to successfully pursue an equal pay claim. Read more »

Update on landslip at Wairakei site

Press Release – Contact Energy

Update on landslip at Wairakei site Contact Energy has now completed preliminary tests to understand the impact of the land slip near the Wairakei geothermal power station yesterday on the local waterways. Read more »

Disability sector consulted on minimum wage

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Hon Carmel Sepuloni Minister for Social Development and Disability Issues Hon Iain Lees-Galloway Minister for Workplace Relations and Safety 20 February 2019 PNUI PPHO MEDIA STATEMENT Disability sector consulted on minimum wage Minister for … Read more »

Wellbeing budget work coming apart at the seams

Press Release – New Zealand National Party

The Treasury Cost Benefit Analysis tool used to assess budget bids contains a significant error meaning wildly different monetary values appear for the same item depending on which order the user chooses to sort the data into, Nationals Finance spokesperson … Read more »

LIC welcomes Fonterra’s a2 announcement

Press Release – LIC

The farmer-owned co-operative, which breeds up to 80% of the national dairy herd, says this increase in supply matches the demand it has experienced for its A2 genetics and testing services. Last year, the co-operative introduced dedicated A2 bull teams … Read more »

Box of memorabilia lost on an Auckland motorway returned

Press Release – New Zealand Transport Agency

The NZ Transport Agency has reunited a box of family memorabilia lost on an Auckland motorway with its owner. Michael Land says he was extremely grateful to get back the box of family photographs and documents because they were irreplaceable. I … Read more »

Electricity pricing options

Press Release – BusinessNZ

The BusinessNZ Energy Council (BEC) has welcomed options published today by the Electricity Price Review Panel. Read more »

Hororata dairy farm convicted and fined for discharge

Press Release – Environment Canterbury

Hororata dairy farm convicted and fined for illegal discharge of effluent Read more »

Measuring child poverty

Press Release – Statistics New Zealand

Today Stats NZ released background papers on some key concepts and definitions that will be used to measure child poverty in the future. Read more »

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