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Urban Chinese consumers are more selective spenders

Press Release – Mintel

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE While Chinas economy continues to grow at a moderate pace, consumers have become more selective spenders in 2017 as a result of increased pressures both at work and with their personal finances. New research from global market intelligence … Read more »

Mycoplasma bovis – update – Friday 28 July

Press Release – Ministry For Primary Industries

Mycoplasma bovis – Media update Friday 28 July 2017 Work continues at pace on a large farming operation in the South Canterbury/Oamaru area to manage the bacterial cattle disease Mycoplasma bovis . Currently one farm in the Van Leeuwen Dairy Group … Read more »

Regulatory approval clears way for Solid Energy liquidation

Press Release – Solid Energy NZ

Solid Energy is pleased that BT Mining Limited has received approval from the Overseas Investment Office for the purchase of the Stockton export coal operation and the two Waikato mines, Rotowaro and Maramarua, and looks forward to settling the transaction … Read more »

Overnight motorway closures 30 July – 5 August 2017

Press Release – NZTA

30 July 5 August 2017 The NZ Transport Agency advises of the following closures for motorway improvements. Closures start at 9pm and finish at 5am, unless otherwise stated. Work delayed by bad weather will be completed at the next available date, … Read more »

Waimea Community Dam confirmed as best option

Press Release – Tasman District Council

Work on the Waimea Community Dam will continue with the Tasman District Councils recognition that the proposed dam is the most cost effective solution for meeting urban water supply needs. It also deals with water allocation on the Waimea Plains … Read more »

First Stage of Waterview Shared Path Opens

Press Release – New Zealand Government

The first stage of the $25 million Waterview Shared Path is now open, opening another key link in Aucklands growing walking and cycling network, Transport Minister Simon Bridges says. Read more »

Spark joins the Rainbow Tick community

Press Release – Spark

Spark has today announced it has become New Zealands first telecommunications company to achieve Rainbow Tick certification. Read more »

365 days of ‘Energy Made Wonderful’

Press Release – Mercury Energy

The business previously known as Mighty River Power and Mercury Energy launched its new single brand in July 2016. One year on, and the launch of the Mercury brand is a wonderful customer success story. Read more »

Country Road Returns to Christchurch CBD in The Crossing

Press Release – The Crossing

After a six and a half year absence, Country Road will soon reopen in the central city at the $140 million The Crossing retail and hospitality development. Read more »

EDANZ Conference – Raising NZ’s Low Productivity Ratings

Press Release – EDANZ

Productivity in New Zealand decreased to 164.21 index points in the first quarter of 2017 from 166.55 Index points in the fourth quarter of 2016. Read more »

Canadian Indigenous Rights Case Could Block Oil Exploration

Press Release – Greenpeace New Zealand

Friday, July 28: A David vs Goliath court case in Canada that has seen an indigenous community triumph in the countrys highest court to block oil exploration could have a ripple effect in New Zealand. Read more »

External Expert Reviews Reserve Bank’s Forecasting Processes

Press Release – Reserve Bank

An external central banking expert has commended the Reserve Banks forecasting and monetary policy decision-making processes. Read more »

Achiever Programme Offers Students an Excellent Opportunity

Press Release – Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

The 2017 Achiever Programme offers university students from across New Zealand and Australia an opportunity to gain valuable work experience to set themselves up to succeed in a career in business. Read more »

Whakatu Update: Roundabout Open

Press Release – Hastings District Council

The new Whakatu Arterial Link roundabout on State Highway 2 (SH2) will open this afternoon, which will also allow Napier Rd to be reopened. Read more »

Plan for calving – include talking to workers about risks

Press Release – WorkSafe NZ

Farmers preparing for calving should also be thinking about effective ways to keep workers safe and well, said WorkSafes Agriculture Sector Lead Al McCone. Read more »

Chief Executive Succession at Silver Fern Farms

Press Release – Silver Fern Farms

Friday 28 July: Silver Fern Farms has commenced the search for a new Chief Executive following the resignation today of Dean Hamilton, who will leave the company at the end of the year. Read more »

NZISM Appoints Selena Armstrong Chief Executive Officer

Press Release – NZISM

The New Zealand Institute of Safety Management (NZISM) is delighted to announce that Selena Armstrong will become their Chief Executive Officer with effect from 21 August 2017. Read more »

PROJECTR Centre for Mixed Reality opens

Press Release – ProjectR

Wellingtons virtual and mixed reality centre, PROJECTR has officially opened with a launch event on Thursday 27th of July in collaboration with MBIE. Read more »

Motorists warned to be wary of ice around Invercargill

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Police need motorists in the wider Invercargill area to take it slow and be aware there may be ice on the roads this morning. Read more »

Love of Eating Out is a Big Piece in the Future of Retail

Press Release – Property Council Of New Zealand

The future of retail will be driven by the need for increased social connections and the unique experiences, particularly those offered by food and beverage, according to international retail experts. Read more »

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