UPDATE: Goodman opts for underwritten $150m placement

Article – BusinessDesk

UPDATE: Goodman opts for underwritten $150m placement to raise capital

(Updates with CEO comments on placement from eighth paragraph.) Read more »

Speech: Parker – Water NZ Conference 2019

Speech – New Zealand Government

Hon David Parker, Minister for the Environment – Speech

Event: Water NZ Conference 2019
Date: 18 September 2019
New Zealanders value our freshwater. Our rivers, lakes, wetlands, and aquifers. How we care for and use them is a fundamental part of who we are. Read more »

Parliament: Questions and Answers – Sept 18

Press Release – Hansard

ORAL QUESTIONS

QUESTIONS TO MINISTERS

Question No. 1—Finance Read more »

Auckland Councillors condemn Nazi comments

Press Release – Phil Goff

Phil Goff, current Deputy Mayor Bill Cashmore, and Councillors Chris Darby, Richard Hills, Josephine Bartley and Penny Hulse today condemned the use of Nazi slogan by mayoral candidate John Tamihere during a debate last night. Read more »

UA launches Foundation Studies Certificate

Press Release – University of Auckland

Students who want to progress to undergraduate study at the University of Auckland, the top-ranking university in New Zealand, can now do so via the new Foundation Studies Certificate at Taylors College, the Auckland-based pathways college run by international private education provider Study Group. Read more »

THE DARKNESS Easter Is Cancelled Australian and NZ Tour

Press Release – SBM Presents

The Darkness will be spreading their Easter Is Cancelled message across the land with an Australian and New Zealand headline tour in Read more »

Holocaust Centre of New Zealand condemns John Tamihere

Press Release – Holocaust Centre

New Zealand’s leading organisation for Holocaust education and remembrance condemns the actions of Auckland Mayoral candidate John Tamihere for his use of a Nazi salute during a recent debate at the Chapel Bar. Read more »

Goodman trust spec builds warehouses in constrained market

Article – BusinessDesk

By Jenny Ruth

Sept. 18 (BusinessDesk) – Goodman Property Trust’s up to $175 million capital raising will place it below targeted gearing in a market where demand, property valuations and rents are rising but supply is constrained. Read more »

Incident – Station Road, Penrose

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Attribute to Inspector Kai Shao, Tāmaki Makaurau Police:

A man has been located outside an address on Station Road, Penrose with serious injuries. Read more »

Ronovation to pay $400k for price fixing

Press Release – Commerce Commission

The High Court has ordered Ronovation Limited to pay a penalty of $400,000 after it admitted to price fixing in Auckland’s residential real estate market. Read more »

Additional MMR Stock secured for New Zealand

Press Release – Ministry of Health

18 September 2019

The Ministry of Health and PHARMAC are pleased to confirm that, subject to final regulatory approval, an additional 100,000 doses of MMR vaccine have been secured for New Zealand.
“There has never been such strong demand for MMR vaccine. Read more »

Girls Rock! Aotearoa Returns to Tāmaki Makaurau

Press Release – Girls Rock Camp

18 September 2019

Girls Rock! Aotearoa Returns to Tāmaki Makaurau for a Third Year

Girls Rock! Tāmaki Makaurau has been helping young women, transgender and gender-non-conforming youth form bands, build instrumental skills, and write original songs since 2018, and now the 2020 programme is set to be bigger than ever. Read more »

Commerce Commission v Ronovation Ltd – “buyer side” cartel

Press Release – New Zealand High Court

IN THE HIGH COURT OF NEW ZEALAND
AUCKLAND REGISTRY
I TE KŌTI MATUA O AOTEAROA
TĀMAKI MAKAURAU ROHE

CIV-2019-404-1353
[2019] NZHC 2303 Read more »

BatFirst to give bats to 5,000 kids from low decile schools

Press Release – Auckland Cricket

Wednesday 18 September 2019
Starting 14 October, Auckland Cricket’s new initiative BatFirst will aim to put a bat and a ball in the hands of every Year 3 child attending a decile five or lower School in Auckland. Read more »

Auckland businesses a priority for council contracts

Press Release – John Tamihere

Press Release

18 September 2019

Auckland businesses a priority for council contracts Read more »

Auckland to host 18th Australasian Tunnelling Conference

Press Release – Auckland Tourism Events and Economic Development

Auckland to host 18th Australasian Tunnelling Conference in 2022

Auckland has secured another business event for 2022, with the largest tunnelling conference in Australasia coming our way. Read more »

Mana whenua decision on Ihumātao shows strong leadership

Press Release – Green Party

Mana whenua decision on Ihumātao shows strong leadership

The Green Party is welcoming today’s decision by the mana whenua of Ihumātao to seek return of the land from the Crown. Read more »

Letter to Immigration Minister From Early Harvesting Growers

Press Release – One Plus One

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 18 September 2019

OPEN LETTER TO MINISTER OF IMMIGRATION FROM EARLY HARVESTING HORTICULTURE GROWERS Read more »

Mike Greer Homes gives back to Tāmaki community

Press Release – Tamaki Regeneration Company

Media release: Mike Greer Homes gives back to Tāmaki community

18 September 2019

Every child at Tāmaki Primary School in Panmure will now get the chance to learn to ride a bike, thanks to a $25K donation from Mike Greer Homes as part of their contribution to the Tāmaki regeneration programme. Read more »

Elasticsearch Service to Boost Consumer Loyalty

Press Release – Elastic

The Warehouse Chooses Elastic’s Elasticsearch Service to Boost Consumer Loyalty

Validated returns project simplifies customer returns process, minimises risk of fraud Read more »