Sexual violence threats toward Taranaki journalist

Press Release – Wellington Rape Crisis

Wellington Rape Crisis agency manager Eleanor Butterworth says, the sense of anonymity that people seem to feel when using forums like Facebook, Twitter and blogging has come with it a disturbing shift in what is considered normal when it comes to the … Read more »

Stereotyping ethnic groups as irresponsible pet owners wrong

Press Release – Human Rights Commission

Sweeping claims by an SPCA spokesman stereotyping entire races as irresponsible people who dont care about their pets are unhelpful, wrong and incredibly offensive to a lot of people says Race Relations Commissioner Dame Susan Devoy. Read more »

Korero Mai Kia Ahau: Saturday 24 & Sunday 25 January 2015

Press Release – Radio Waatea 603 AM

Broadcast on Waatea 603AM Saturday 12.00 – 12.30pm Sunday 12.00 – 12.30pm Both shows repeated 5.00pm – 6.00pm on Sunday Read more »

SMC Deadline: Fishy supplements, missing rock wren and RMA

Column – Science Media Centre

New from the SMC Fishy labels for fish oil supplements Formaldehyde in e-cigarettes expert responds Proposed Resource Management Act changes- experts respond Fish oil capsules fall short on quality, freshness experts respond 2014 hottest year … Read more »

Boomers, Seniors Feel Tech Companies Talk Down to them

Press Release – AVG Technologies

Nearly half (49%) of Kiwis over 50 feel patronized by technology companies according to the results of the latest study by AVG Technologies. AVG surveyed almost six thousand people over the age of 50 about their technology habits and opinions as part of the … Read more »

International Relations Manager (Incentives) Appointed

Press Release – New Zealand Film Commission

The New Zealand Film Commission appoints Catherine Bates as International Relations Manager (Incentives) The New Zealand Film Commission (NZFC) today announced the appointment of Catherine Bates as International Relations Manager (Incentives). We are delighted … Read more »

Let’s Talk About Race – Dame Susan Devoy

Press Release – Race Relations Commissioner

At the weekend columnist Fran OSullivan described my statements on Race Relations Day 2015 as breathtakingly nave. The reality is that my statements were made more than a year ago and were solely about Race Relations Day 2014. Not 2015. However … Read more »

Labels and Large Format Get Boost in Pride In Print Awards

Press Release – Pride In Print

Labels and large-format display work two of the areas of the print industry which are markedly on the up have been rewarded with special recognition in the 2015 Pride In Print Awards. Read more »

New Executive Appointments to Māori Television

Press Release – Maori Television

Mori Television has today announced the appointment of two new senior executives to the positions of Head of Content (Te Tumuaki Hanga Htaka) and Head of Corporate Affairs (Te Tumuaki Ratonga Rangapu). Read more »

Mediaworks And Radio Tarana Form Commercial Partnership

Press Release – Mediaworks

MEDIA RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday 21 January, 2015 Mediaworks And Radio Tarana Form Commercial Partnership MediaWorks Radio and Radio Tarana have formed a new partnership that will bring both parties fresh commercial opportunities. The … Read more »

A Brand New Look for TVNZ OnDemand

Press Release – Television New Zealand

A Brand New Look for TVNZ OnDemand FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NZs favourite content has never been easier, faster or as fun to view when a new-look TVNZ OnDemand launches in February. Read more »

Cycle trails can stimulate domestic tourism growth

Press Release – Automobile Association

Hundreds of thousands of Kiwis pedal their way around millions of kilometres of roads and tracks in New Zealand every year. The AA is working on encouraging more to do so in an effort to build encourage further economic growth in the domestic sector. Read more »

Sparks offer a good sign of the future

Press Release – TUANZ

TUANZ welcomes the announcement today by SPARK that they will offer to their over 600,000 broadband customers a free 12 months subscription to the video streaming service LIGHTBOX. Read more »

Spark offers customers 12-months of Lightbox on the house

Press Release – Spark NZ

Video: Hear from Spark about why 2015 is the year of bingewatching for Kiwi TV fans. Watch here Read more »

Finalists named in 2015 NZ International Business Awards

Press Release – NZTE

What do you get when you combine international volunteering, experiential tourism photography and pilot training with a values-driven Maori food & beverage company, a digital tool for movie marketers, and acompany hell-bent on shrinking power … Read more »

SMC Deadline: viral science and and another ‘Big Dry’?

Column – Science Media Centre

The SMC starts 2015 with a new look newsletter and exciting plans for science media we’d like you to be involved in. Read more »

More FM’s New Nationwide Drive Show Launches Monday

Press Release – Mediaworks

More FMs first nationwide drive show launches this Monday, hosted by Lana Searle and Jason Gunn. From 19 January, Lana & Jase will be Driving You Home 3pm7pm across the More FM network. Read more »

Air New Zealand searching for commemorative stamp stars

Press Release – Air New Zealand

Air New Zealand is looking to solve a mystery by tracking down three women whose younger selves feature on the airlines 75th anniversary commemorative stamps, which went on sale this week. Read more »

Michael Hill Partners with Mediaworks for The Bachelor NZ

Press Release – Mediaworks

MediaWorks is delighted to announce that Michael Hill Jeweller has signed on as Broadcast Sponsor for new multi-platform series The Bachelor New Zealand. The series will encompass TV, radio and interactive elements and will go to air on TV3 in the first half of … Read more »

First Avatar sequel put back a year, says Cameron

Article – BusinessDesk

Jan. 14 (BusinessDesk) – The first of the three sequels to the blockbuster movie, Avatar, has been set back a year because of delays in completing the scripts, the films’ director, James Cameron, told a media conference following the first meeting … Read more »

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