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Cawthron Institute Part Of International Collaboration To Develop World’s First Algae-based Local Anaesthetic

Press Release – Cawthron Institute

An algae-based pain medication that could improve the care of patients undergoing surgery is now closer to reality thanks to a collaboration between Cawthron Institute and medical researchers at Boston Childrens Hospital (a Harvard Medical School … Read more »

Maritime NZ 6-year Review Of Recreational Boating Fatalities Released

Press Release – Maritime New Zealand

The importance of wearing a lifejacket on a boat and planning for the unexpected has been highlighted in a report evaluating the key contributing factors into 92 recreational boating accidents between January 2015 and December 2020. The accidents … Read more »

60 Community Cases Of COVID-19; 5 New Border Cases; 89 Percent Of Aucklanders Complete One Vaccine Dose

Press Release – Ministry of Health

18 October  There are 60 new community cases today; 57 in Auckland and three in the Waikato. As at 10am, 36 of these cases are linked – 18 of which are household contacts – and 24 remain unlinked, with investigations continuing to help … Read more »

OneRoof Reveals Price Difference Between New-builds And Existing Homes In New Zealand

Press Release – OneRoof

A new study by New Zealand Media and Entertainments (NZME) OneRoof has revealed first home buyers in three of the country’s biggest and most expensive cities could save hundreds of thousands of dollars by choosing to buy a newly built home. OneRoof … Read more »

WEL Networks And Infratec Set To Build New Zealand’s First Utility Scale Battery Energy Storage System

Press Release – Wel Networks

WEL Networks and Infratec are preparing to construct a 35MW Battery Energy Storage System (BESS). The battery will play a pivotal role in the reduction of emissions in the Waikato and will support New Zealands Net Zero goal of becoming 100% renewable … Read more »

Shotover Jet Gifts Free Trips To Essential Workers

Press Release – Ngai Tahu

Essential workers in Queenstown have been gifted free Shotover Jet rides as a way of recognising their contribution on the frontlines. Jet Boat Operations General Manager Jolanda Cave says Shotover Jet wants to do everything it can to recognise … Read more »

Motorola Solutions Hauls In Seven Good Design Australia Awards

Press Release – Motorola

October 18, 2021 Motorola Solutions (NYSE: MSI) has won seven major awards at Australias peak international design awards, Good Design Australia. The global leader in mission-critical communications and analytics earned the awards for its … Read more »

Inflation Figures Demonstrate Need To Protect Low-income New Zealanders From Inflation

Press Release – Council of Trade Unions

Annual Inflation of 4.9% shows that those with the lowest incomes will need more help if they are not to fall further behind, says CTU Economist and Director of Policy Craig Renney. Todays data from Statistics NZ demonstrates that the cost of … Read more »

Inflation Soars – Kiwis Suffer As Cost Of Living Spikes

Press Release – New Zealand National Party

The Government needs to urgently recognise soaring inflation as the biggest medium-term threat to the New Zealand economy and halt its wasteful spending, says Nationals Finance spokesperson Michael Woodhouse. Today, StatsNZ has confirmed what Kiwis … Read more »

FarmIQ Acquires Farmax In A Strategic Partnership With AgResearch

Press Release – FarmIQ

Two leading agricultural software providers have announced today they will join forces to create a more compelling value proposition for New Zealands pastoral farmers. FarmIQ Systems and Crown Research Institute (CRI) AgResearch have formed … Read more »

Kua Whakatūria He Rōpū Kaipēke Māori Bankers Rōpū Established

Press Release – Reserve Bank

Mori Leaders From The Banking Sector Have Established The First Mori Bankers Rp (group), Known As Twhia, To Share Ideas And Deepen The Understanding Of Key Issues For Mori Within The Read more »

Inflation Shows Desperate Need For Tax Bracket Adjustment

Press Release – New Zealand Taxpayers’ Union

Responding to the revelation of 4.9% inflation for the last year, Taxpayers Union spokesman Jordan Williams says: Skyrocketing prices are an indictment on the Governments print, borrow, and spend economic strategy. In general, Government spending is more … Read more »

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