Archive for October, 2013

West Aucklanders are not second class citizens say nurses

Press Release – NZNO

West Aucklanders are not second class citizens say nurses

The New Zealand Nurses Organisation (NZNO) believes there is no good reason for Waitemata DHB (WDHB) to move Waitakere Hospital’s Coronary Care Unit to North Shore Hospital. Read more »

NZ dollar gains after Australian building approvals, RBNZ

Article – BusinessDesk

NZ dollar gains on Australian building approvals, RBNZ warns on strong currency

By Paul McBeth

Oct. 31 (BusinessDesk) – The New Zealand dollar followed its Australian counterpart higher as a jump in Australian building consents helped lift both currencies and after Reserve Bank governor Graeme Wheeler said a strong kiwi may limit the timing and extend of next year’s rate hikes. Read more »

Vodafone launches biggest VNZMA campaign ever

Press Release – Vodafone

Media Release
31 October, 2013

Vodafone launches biggest VNZMA campaign ever

Vodafone today kicks off a campaign to get New Zealand moving for the Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards, to celebrate its ten year partnership of the event. Read more »

NOT my day job

Press Release – The Big Idea

MEDIA RELEASE: For immediate release:

HEADLINE: NOT my day job

Posties and poets, scientists and dancers, doctors and writers – if you work in the creative sector you’ll be familiar with juggling multiple jobs, a reality of our creative ecology and freelance economy. Read more »

Collins: China Executive Leadership Academy Pudong Address

Speech – New Zealand Government

Hon Judith Collins
Minister of Justice
23 October 2013 Speech
Address to China Executive Leadership Academy Pudong (CELAP), China Read more »

Wine Company Ownership Returns to Its Roots

Press Release – Amisfield Wine Company

MEDIA RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE USE – OCTOBER 31 2013

Award-Winning Amisfield Wine Company Ownership Returns to Its Roots Read more »

Lecture: Healthy Hearts for all New Zealanders

Press Release – Auckland Medical Research Foundation

Media Release

31 October 2013

Free Public Lecture

AMRF Auditorium, Faculty of Medical & Health Sciences, The University of Auckland Read more »

We’ll Have to Be Careful What We Wish For Now

Press Release – Ngati Tamaoho Trust

MEDIA RELEASE (31 October 2013)

We’ll Have to Be Careful What We Wish For Now’

That was the advice that Panetuku Rae gave to her fellow Ngati Tamaoho trustees when they realised that what they thought was a distant dream of having a kura-a-Tamaoho was suddenly about to become a reality. Read more »

Photo: Switching on ‘Alice’ tennel boring machine

Press Release – New Zealand Transport Agency

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Lee Fields & the Expressions live in NZ for the 1st Time

Press Release – Muchmore Music

LEE FIELDS and the EXPRESSIONS live in New Zealand for the first time

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Leadership and management issues critical to NZ’s business

Press Release – University of Canterbury

Leadership and management issues critical to New Zealand’s business future

October 31, 2013

A University of Canterbury (UC) business expert says issues relating to leadership and management are critical to New Zealand’s business future. Read more »

‘Loud’ hits iTunes charts

Press Release – Jody Direen

New Zealand country singer Jody Direen is living life loud after her latest song hit #1 on iTunes, adding to the whirlwind year she has had. Read more »

Global travel competition winners ‘home’ to showcase NZ

Press Release – My Destination

Media release from MyDestination.com
October 31 2013

Global travel competition winners ‘coming home’ to showcase New Zealand to the world Read more »

Grants worth $6m to tackle tough social issues

Press Release – ASB Community Trust

PRESS RELEASE
31/10/13
Media Release

Tackling the region’s tough issues
A commitment of over $6,000,000 has been made by ASB Community Trust to support innovative responses to some of the toughest social issues in the Auckland and Northland regions. Read more »

Times still challenging for SMEs

Press Release – Grant Thornton

31 October 2013

Times still challenging for SMEs

Strong housing markets in Auckland and Canterbury, along with the Christchurch rebuild, are masking the tough times that some businesses are facing around the rest of New Zealand. Read more »

New Zealand’s Got Talent: Semi Final Three Perfomers

Press Release – New Zealand’s Got Talent

New Zealand’s Got Talent: Semi Final Three Perfomers

Sunday 3 November at 7.30pm on TV ONE

The third New Zealand’s Got Talent Semi-Final is coming up this Sunday 3 November, with five more talented Kiwi acts competing for public votes to send them through to the Grand Final. Read more »

Pandora debuts new tablet experience for Android

Press Release – Pandora

Pandora debuts new tablet experience for Android

Redesigned tablet app delivers enhanced listening experience, increased music personalisation and exploration, and new social media sharing features Read more »

Mt Eden – The Sky Is Gold Summer Tour

Press Release – Noise PR

Mt Eden – The Sky Is Gold Summer Tour

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Auckland: Mayor welcomes confirmation of AA credit rating

Press Release – Auckland Council

31 October 2013

Mayor welcomes confirmation of AA credit rating

Len Brown has welcomed the reaffirming of Auckland Council’s AA rating by global ratings agency Standard and Poor’s. Read more »

Hawaiian Airlines to help NZ Breast Cancer Foundation

Press Release – Hawaiian Airlines

31 October, 2013

Hawaiian Airlines partners with ‘Starboard Paddle for Hope’ for the New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation Read more »

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