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Chamber acknowledges Sir John Todd

Press Release – Wellington Employers Chamber of Commerce

The Wellington Employers Chamber of Commerce acknowledges the death of Wellington businessman Sir John Todd. Read more »

Waikato concerns over new national Tb plan proposal

Press Release – Waikato Regional Council

Waikato Regional Council says it is concerned proposed changes to the national plan for managing tuberculosis (Tb) in cows may be somewhat hypocritical when it comes to the Waikato. Read more »

Businesses Need Helping Hand to Deliver Health And Safety

Press Release – New Zealand First Party

New Zealand First is warning the government that small and medium businesses could be crippled under the financial burden of conforming to new health and safety requirements. Read more »

Extra Jetstar route welcomed by Chamber

Press Release – Wellington Employers’ Chamber of Commerce

An extra air connection with Dunedin via a three-times-a-week Jetstar service is likely to bring more people through the capital, says Wellington Employers Chamber of Commerce Chief Executive John Milford. Read more »

Building industry occupational board appointments announced

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Appointments to the Building Practitioners, Plumbers, Gasfitters and Drainlayers and Registered Architects Boards and the Chartered Professional Engineers Council were announced today by Building and Housing Minister Dr Nick Smith. Read more »

NZ firm one of 2015 Thought Leadership Award Finalists

Press Release – InfoTrack

Digitally Transforming Legal Service Delivery: 2015 ALPMA/InfoTrack Thought Leadership Award finalists lead the way 30 July, 2015: Four law firms who are digitally transforming legal service delivery have been selected as finalists in the 2015 ALPMA/InfoTrack … Read more »

Guy: Horticulture New Zealand Conference Award Dinner

Speech – New Zealand Government

Good evening. Thank you Julian Raine, Horticulture New Zealand President, for that introduction. It is a pleasure to join you this evening in recognising excellence and future leaders of the horticulture industry. Read more »

Trades Academies “overwhelmingly positive”

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Education Minister Hekia Parata has welcomed a report showing that Trades Academies are delivering overwhelmingly positive outcomes for students. Read more »

Nomination call for 2015 Safety in the City Awards

Press Release – Wellington City Council

Do you know a safety hero who deserves a Safety in the City award? Nominations have opened for the awards and Wellington Mayor Celia Wade-Brown wants the Wellington public to nominate the stand-out safety heroes in their neighbourhood. Read more »

MP welcomes boost in Building Consents

Press Release – New Zealand National Party

Jono Naylor, List MP based in Palmerston North, welcomes the news that Palmerston North City Council has seen an increase in in the value of building consents. Read more »

Factsheet highlights value of small business

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Small Business Minister Craig Foss today released Small Businesses in New Zealand an online factsheet highlighting the significant contribution small and medium-sized firms make to New Zealands economy. This factsheet shows small businesses are … Read more »

Appointment of Auckland Coroner

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Auckland barrister Debra Bell has been appointed a coroner, Attorney-General Christopher Finlayson QC announced today. Ms Bell fills the vacancy created when Judge Deborah Marshall was appointed Chief Coroner earlier this year. She joins four other coroners … Read more »

Prominent Queenstown Lawyer Becomes Notary Public

Press Release – Mactodd

July 30 2015: Prominent Queenstown resource management lawyer and MACTODD partner, Jayne Macdonald, was recently granted a Notarial Faculty making her the resorts first female Notary Public and only the second woman in the South Island to currently … Read more »

Sir John Todd passes away

Press Release – Todd Corporation

The former Chairman of the Todd Corporation and one of New Zealands most distinguished business leaders of the post-war years, Sir John Todd, has died. Read more »

Majority of our packaged foods unhealthy

Press Release – University of Auckland

The majority of packaged food available in New Zealand supermarkets is ultra-processed and so is also the unhealthiest food available. Read more »

No Excuses, Bring Unsigned TPPA Home for Scrutiny

Press Release – New Zealand First Party

No Excuses, Bring Unsigned TPPA Home for Scrutiny as Malaysia Will Malaysia will not finalise and sign the TPPA without thorough scrutiny by its Parliament but the National Government is denying New Zealanders this opportunity, says New Zealand … Read more »

AA celebrates Tauranga Eastern Link highway opening

Press Release – AA Insurance

AA celebrates Tauranga Eastern Link highway opening The opening of the Tauranga Eastern Link is a huge milestone to celebrate for the Bay of Plenty region, says the Automobile Association. The previous stretch of State Highway 2 from Mount Maunganui … Read more »

A weekend warm up

Press Release – MetService

A ridge of high pressure will deliver settled weather to much of New Zealand to end the working week. Into the weekend, a pair of fronts will affect the country, but despite rain and wind expected mainly in the west, temperatures will be slightly … Read more »

Victim of fatal crash in Central Dunedin named

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Police can confirm the name of the 18 year-old female who died in a crash early yesterday morning as Nakita May Strange, of Invercargill. Read more »

Tauranga Eastern Link officially complete

Press Release – NZ Transport Agency

Tauranga Eastern Link officially complete New Zealands newest stretch of state highway the Tauranga Eastern Link (TEL) – will open to traffic on Monday August 3. The $455 million NZ Transport Agency project delivers 21 kilometres of four-lane, … Read more »

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