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Talley’s Court ruling a victory for workers

Press Release – New Zealand Labour Party

Iain Lees-Galloway Workplace Relations Spokesperson Meka Whaitiri MP For Ikaroa Rawhiti 12 February 2016 Talleys Court ruling a victory for workers Read more »

Police offered programme to improve their financial know-how

Press Release – Commission for Financial Capability

Police personnel are being offered the chance to improve their financial know-how through the Police Moneywise Course, a collaboration between the Commission for Financial Capability and the Police and Families Credit Union. Research has shown that financial … Read more »

Diversion for Victoria Park Tunnel traffic

Press Release – NZTA

The Victoria Park Tunnel (State Highway 1) will be closed to all traffic for several nights next week while important maintenance and safety work is carried out. The NZ Transport Agency says traffic which usually uses the tunnel will still be able … Read more »

Final show down for legitimate tradespeople

Press Release – Plumbers Gasfitters and Drainlayers Board

Now more than ever, tradespeople need to make sure they hold a current licence. The new licensing year begins on 1 April 2016 and those who lapse will get caught. Read more »

Waikato and Bay of Plenty road works

Press Release – NZTA

The NZ Transport Agency advises Bay of Plenty and Waikato motorists to start their journey online and plan ahead to avoid delays as road works season ramps up. Read more »

Another grant to help returning offenders

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Corrections Minister Judith Collins announced today that a further $100,000 would be given to PARS to assist New Zealand offenders returning from Australia. Read more »

Rabobank appoints new Group Executive

Press Release – Rabobank

Rabobank has appointed Els Kamphof to the position of Group Executive, Wholesale Banking to lead a strengthened corporate banking operation for Rabobank in New Zealand and Australia. Read more »

Hotel Industry Awards expand to reflect success

Press Release – TIANZ

A new and expanded Hotel Industry Awards was launched today to recognise individuals who are doing an outstanding job in key roles, from housekeeping to the general manager, contributing to the sectors overall success. Read more »

Victory for Pembroke Patisserie

Press Release – Pembroke Patisserie

Matt and Kirsty Schmutsch are excited to announce they have been selected as one of the 10 winners in the Cuisine Artisan Read more »

Labour to keep fighting to axe zero hour contracts

Press Release – New Zealand Labour Party

Labour will continue its fight to outlaw zero hour contracts after the Government broke its promise to scrap them, Labours Workplace Relations spokesperson Iain Lees-Galloway says. The Employment Standards Legislation Bill has been reported … Read more »

Field Days More Affordable Than Ever

Press Release – Northland Field Days

NORTHLAND Field Day organisers have made Northlands biggest outdoor event even more accessable in 2016 by dropping adult ticket prices, introducing a new family pass and increasing the number of ticket vendors. Read more »

Union Rat to Visit Nelson Foodstuffs Stores

Press Release – First Union

The giant union rat will make an appearance at pickets organised by FIRST Union at the Nelson New World and Richmond Pak n Save this weekend. Read more »

AIPM applauds release of the Shergold Review

Press Release – Australian Institute of Project Management

The Australian Institute of Project Management (AIPM) today welcomed the release of the Shergold Review, with express support for its efforts to improve the management of major projects in this country. Titled Learning from Failure: Improving Government … Read more »

Cybercriminals take advantage of Netflix’s global expansion

Press Release – Symantec

New Symantec research released overnight tracks how cyber criminals have piggy backed on Netflixs global expansion to steal users credentials in order to provide the streaming service at black market prices. Read more »

SealesWinslow mills receive quality stamp

Press Release – Ballance Agri-Nutrients

SealesWinslow mills receive quality stamp SealesWinslow has attained FeedSafeNZ accreditation across all of its mills, recognising the high quality of the animal feed products they make. FeedSafeNZ is a quality stamp from the New Zealand Feed … Read more »

Car hatch for Taranaki kiwi chick

Press Release – National Kiwi Trust

Rotorua, 12 February 2016: Following in the footsteps of its rescuer a Taranaki kiwi chick has just hatched in a car. Read more »

Beef + Lamb New Zealand making global connections

Press Release – Beef And Lamb NZ

Beef + Lamb New Zealand making global connections Beef + Lamb New Zealand teamed up with Le Cordon Bleu New Zealand Institute (LCBNZ) recently to host six chefs from China winners of the global Chef par Excellence culinary competition. The … Read more »

We need a frontline drug for Melanoma

Press Release – New Zealand Labour Party

Pharmacs latest refusal to fund Keytruda means thousands of melanoma sufferers are still without a front line drug, says Labours Health spokesperson Annette King. Read more »

New station to better connect public transport

Press Release – NZ Transport Agency

Manukau is a step closer to getting a bus and train transport hub which will make it easier for people to connect between high frequency trains and buses. Read more »

Mayor encourages New Plymouth to make the most of UFB

Press Release – Ultrafast Fibre Ltd

Mayor encourages New Plymouth to make the most of UFB New Plymouth Mayor Andrew Judd is encouraging all local residents to find out how they can maximise the opportunities that access to the Ultra-Fast Broadband (UFB) network brings to the City. Having … Read more »

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