Archive for the 'PressRelease' Category

HiFX Morning Update, October 28 2016

Press Release – HiFX

The NZDUSD opens at 0.7119 (mid-rate) this morning. The NZD has continued to trade lower overnight after yesterdays NZ Trade Balance came in at 1.436 million which was worse than expectations and the previous month. Read more »

Philanthropy Summit 2017: Innovate for Impact

Press Release – Philanthropy New Zealand

In May 2017 will be New Zealands largest gathering of leaders in philanthropy. Held at Te Papa, Philanthropy New Zealands Philanthropy Summit 2017: Innovate for Impact is bringing together global and local thought leaders from philanthropy, … Read more »

Transport watchdog adds pressing concerns to Watchlist

Press Release – Transport Accident Investigation Commission

The Transport Accident Investigation Commission today added two new significant items to its Watchlist of most pressing concerns. Read more »

Chilled venison markets and season growing

Press Release – Deer Industry NZ

Sales of New Zealand chilled venison are growing, boosting returns to New Zealand deer farmers, even though overall venison production is down. Read more »

Online targeting risks alienating consumers

Press Release – Wright Communications

Consumers feeling stalked, annoyed and misunderstood are among the potential pitfalls of marketing in a connected world, new research has revealed. Read more »

Farmers need to be vigilant around fixed rate mortgages

Press Release – Crowe Horwath

27/10/2016 Farmers need to be vigilant around fixed rate mortgages Market commentators are indicating with 80% certainty the Reserve Bank of New Zealand will lower the official cash rate by 25 basis points next month and then it will begin to stabilise. … Read more »

Mission Estate Celebrates Gold Medal Trifecta

Press Release – Mission Estate

The team at Mission Estate are raising a glass after winning three gold medals at the recent 2016 Air New Zealand Wine Awards. Read more »

Report shows importance of oil and gas to the marine economy

Press Release – PEPANZ

Petroleum Exploration and Production Association (PEPANZ) Chief Executive Cameron Madgwick today welcomed the release of a Statistics New Zealand report showing the importance of the oil and gas sector to New Zealands marine economy. Read more »

Taupo Bay gets better access to fast data services

Press Release – Spark

Beach goers, holiday makers, and residents in the Taupo Bay area will now able to take advantage of better connectivity with their mobile phones thanks to Spark switching on its service on the Governments Rural Broadband Initiative (RBI) cell tower. Read more »

Come on Prime Minister Bennett – make equal pay a reality!

Press Release – Public Service Association

Paula Bennett may only have a day in the role of Acting Prime Minister, but the Public Service Association Te Pkenga Here Tikanga Mahi is urging her to do something good for all Kiwi women. Read more »

NZWSI Market Report: North Isalnd Wool Market Settles Back

Press Release – New Zealand Wool Services

New Zealand Wool Services International Ltds CEO Mr John Dawson reports that the North Island sale comprising 5553 bales saw a range of activity with 82 percent selling and mixed fortunes despite a more favourable currency factor. Read more »

Local M&A market remains resilient

Press Release – KPMG

New Zealand companies continue to show a steady appetite for M&A deals while the rest of the world takes a more conservative stance in response to various global uncertainties. Read more »

Seafood industry continues to reduce environmental impact

Press Release – Seafood New Zealand

The New Zealand seafood industry continues to take steps to reduce its impact on the marine environment, a government report released today said. Read more »

University of Otago quickly evidence of new animal lab

Press Release – NZ Anti-Vivisection Society

This morning the New Zealand Anti-Vivisection Society(NZAVS), hung 11,358 cardboard hearts outside where the University of Otagos new $50 million animal lab is being built. Read more »

Dairy Industry Award win provides opportunities

Press Release – NZ Dairy Industry Awards

The 2016 New Zealand Dairy Manager of the Year firmly believes that winning the competition has given him opportunities he wouldnt otherwise have been exposed to. Thomas Chatfield, 31, says the win has opened many doors for him and given him … Read more »

Prominent Wanaka high country station up for sale

Press Release – Sotheby’s International Realty

One of the largest freehold high country stations in Wanaka is now for sale, with strong national and international interest expected. Read more »

Mobile app to combat noxious weed

Press Release – University of Otago

New Zealand farmers now have a new weapon in the fight against the noxious velvetleaf weed: the camera on their iPhone. Identifying one of the worlds worst weeds is set to become much easier with the launch of Flora Finder – Weed, a new smartphone … Read more »

Vector’s new EV charger app goes live

Press Release – Vector Limited

The first Electric Vehicle (EV) app to be developed in New Zealand, and available at the Apple Store and Google Play, is now here. Read more »

John West, WWF And MSC Unite for Sustainable Oceans

Press Release – Joint Press Release

John West announces New Zealands most significant canned tuna sustainability initiative yet with Pacifical tuna Read more »

Spark welcomes next phase of Rural Broadband Initiative

Press Release – Spark NZ

Spark New Zealand today welcomed the decision by Communications Minister Amy Adams to seek proposals to extend the Rural Broadband Initiative (RBI). Read more »

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