Archive for the 'PressRelease' Category

More park and rides a must for Auckland

Press Release – Vic Crone

Auckland Mayoral Candidate, Vic Crone, says a change in Council attitude is needed to boost the number of public transport park and ride spaces across the region. Read more »

Companies use selfies to stay safe at work

Press Release – ThunderMaps

A local app developer is helping companies make health and safety fun, so that employees stay safe at work. This novel approach was conceived and is being championed by ThunderMaps, a leading provider of mobile reporting software for workplace health and safety. Read more »

Mental illness among fathers

Press Release – University of Waikato

University of Waikato masters student Jonathon Ashe is conducting research into how men sustain their relationships and manage their parenting responsibilities through times of illness and stress. Read more »

MYOB Group Limited announces robust half year result

Press Release – MYOB

MYOB Group Limited (MYOB; ASX: MYO) today announced its first half 2016 financial results, headlined by double-digit growth in revenue and earnings. Read more »

Firm highly commended for Empowerment at Diversity Awards

Press Release – Minter Ellison Rudd Watts

Leading law firm MinterEllisonRuddWatts has been awarded Highly Commended in the Empowerment category at the prestigious Diversity NZ Awards, held last night at SkyCity. The award celebrates innovative responses to gender balance in the workforce. Read more »

Housing for older Aucklanders to better meet their needs

Press Release – Panuku Development Auckland

Auckland Councils portfolio of homes for older Aucklanders has received a major boost with todays approval to redevelop the villages and partner with The Selwyn Foundation. Read more »

Consultation on insolvency practitioner standards

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Commerce and Consumer Affairs Minister Paul Goldsmith has today released part one of the review into insolvency law, which discusses and sets out recommendations on the regulation of insolvency practitioners and measures to address the harms of voluntary … Read more »

Clean drinking water must come before irrigation schemes

Press Release – Green Party

Resolving the issues affecting Hawkes Bays drinking water must come before pushing ahead with irrigation schemes that will do more harm to the environment, the Green Party said today. Read more »

Wesley – new town announced to Franklin businesses

Press Release – Wesley New Town

An enthusiastic audience of Franklin and Auckland business interests last night attended the first public announcement of Wesley, a new town of 5,000 homes with transport hub and extensive amenities to be built close to Pukekohe. Read more »

Fonterra Payout Boost Welcome But Banks Warned Off

Press Release – New Zealand First Party

Rt Hon Winston Peters New Zealand First Leader Member of Parliament for Northland 25 AUGUST 2016 Fonterra Payout Boost Welcome But Banks Warned Off New Zealand First welcomes Fonterra Cooperative Group lifting its 2016/2017 forecast Farmgate Milk … Read more »

Sheep Milk Industry Set to Grow through New Partnership

Press Release – Ministry For Primary Industries

New Zealands fledgling sheep milk industry has received a significant boost today with approval of the business case for a new Primary Growth Partnership (PGP) programme between the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) and Spring Sheep Milk Co. The new … Read more »

New Kiwi Nappy Company ‘Getting in Behind’ Starship

Press Release – Starship Foundation

A new entrant into the nappy market, Rascal+Friends, has little Kiwis covered in more ways than one. Read more »

Living Wage Employer Accreditation

Press Release – Hutt Valley Disabled Resources Trust

The Hutt Valley Disabled Resources Trust wishes to announce that it has formally been accredited as a Living Wage Employer 2016/17 by the Living Wage Movement Aotearoa New Zealand. Read more »

Minister welcomes new sheep milk PGP programme

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy has welcomed a new Primary Growth Partnership (PGP) programme announced today aimed at boosting New Zealands sheep milk industry. Read more »

Bill could influence decisions on destructive seabed mining

Press Release – Green Party

The National Government’s proposed changes to the law governing seabed mining could make it easier for Trans-Tasman Resources to carry out destructive seabed mining off the South Taranaki coast, the Green Party said today. Read more »

MPI to move to expanded new premises

Press Release – Ministry For Primary Industries

The Minister for Primary Industries Hon Nathan Guy, Minister for Food Safety Hon Jo Goodhew, MPI Director-General Martyn Dunne and Auckland Airport Chief Executive Adrian Littlewood today turned the first sod ahead of construction on a new multi-purpose … Read more »

World-first UAV pizza delivery trial for New Zealand

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Transport Minister Simon Bridges has welcomed the announcement that New Zealand will host a world-first trial of pizza delivery using an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV, commonly known as drones). Read more »

8 out of 10 Kiwi drivers would prefer fuel efficiency

Press Release – Ford New Zealand

Ford survey reveals 8 out of 10 Kiwi drivers would prefer a more fuel-efficient vehicle Read more »

Spark to credit costs of calls and texts to Italy

Press Release – Spark NZ

Spark announced today it will credit its customers for the cost of landline and mobile calls and texts to Italy following the devastating earthquakes on Wednesday morning local time. Read more »

Newer, faster and simpler eGates for Wellington

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Customs Minister Nicky Wagner today announced eight new generation eGates have been installed at Wellington International Airport and are fully operational for arriving and departing passengers. Read more »

« Previous PageNext Page »