Archive for April, 2014

Linguistic Galaxies in the Mind’s Eye

Press Release – City Gallery Wellington


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NZ dollar heads for 1.3% monthly decline

Article – BusinessDesk

NZ dollar heads for 1.3% monthly decline as Ukraine erodes confidence, Fed review looms

By Paul McBeth

April 30 (BusinessDesk) – The New Zealand dollar is heading for a 1.3 percent decline this month as tensions in Ukraine eroded investors’ appetite for risk-sensitive assets, and in the lead-up to the Federal Reserve’s latest policy review, which will likely add support for the greenback. Read more »

Sticks Stones Broken Bones: Come play in the dark!

Press Release – The Edge


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Change of Command for Air Force

Press Release – New Zealand Defence Force

Change of Command for Air Force


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IHC files discrimination complaint over disabled students

Press Release – IHC

IHC files discrimination complaint over disabled students

Media release 30 April 2014

IHC today filed a complaint with the Human Rights Review Tribunal to win equal rights for disabled students in schools. Read more »

Gimme Shelter

Press Release – Auckland Council


Gimme Shelter


Watch this space – Auckland Transport wants you to have your say on three stunning new bus shelter designs about to be unveiled in the central city). Read more »

Auckland consents falling behind

Press Release – New Zealand Labour Party

Auckland consents falling behind
Auckland residential building consents are falling well behind the Government’s own promised 9000 homes for the first year of its Housing Accord, says Labour’s housing spokesperson Phil Twyford. Read more »

Wynyard Group Appoints VP of Engineering to Executive Team

Press Release – Wynyard Group

Media Release

Wynyard Group Appoints VP of Engineering to Executive Team
Former Orion Health Veteran to Drive Product Development and Growth Read more »

Naked flight attendants launch NZ travel search website

Press Release – Cheapflights

Naked flight attendants launch NZ travel search website


One of the world’s top travel search companies today unveiled its next-generation website with body painted flight attendants and a 3-D chalk artwork of the world. Read more »

Navy Band Celebrates 200 Years of Sax

Press Release – New Zealand Defence Force

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House Prices: Focus on Land Mr Sewell

Press Release – Hugh Pavletich

HOUSE PRICES: FOCUS ON LAND MR SEWELL

Hugh Pavletich
Performance Urban Planning
Christchurch
New Zealand Read more »

2014 Raw Comedy Quest Wellington Winners

Press Release – Humorous Arts Trust


Wellington Raw Comedy Quest 2014 Winner Daniel James Smith
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Trip builds understanding of Indonesia in NZ classrooms

Press Release – Asia New Zealand Foundation

Study trip to build understanding of Indonesia in NZ classrooms

Indonesia is New Zealand’s nearest Asian neighbour, the world’s fourth most populous country, and has a rapidly growing economy. But it barely features in New Zealand’s education system – and the Asia New Zealand Foundation has launched a new initiative to help change this. Read more »

41% say “force me to save”

Press Release – Financial Services Council

30 April 2014

For Immediate Release

New Zealanders reject claim they don’t have a retirement savings problem: 41% say “force me to save” Read more »

Labour backs young, gifted Pacific candidates

Press Release – New Zealand Labour Party

Su’a William
SIO
Pacific Island Affairs Spokesperson
30 April 2014 MEDIA STATEMENT

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Building consent figures at seven-year high

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Hon Dr Nick Smith
Minister of Housing

30 April 2014

Building consent figures at seven-year high

Housing Minister Dr Nick Smith today welcomed the release of the latest building consent figures from Statistics New Zealand, saying the record seven-year high for March 2014 shows the Government’s policies are continuing to deliver results. Read more »

Careers Expos App Creates Nationwide Careers Advice Resource

Press Release – Careers Expo

Careers Expos App Creates Nationwide Careers Advice Resource

The Careers Expos are using mobile technology to connect those seeking careers advice with their wide range of exhibitors and partners, providing a communications channel to assist them in making important career path choices. Read more »

Meet Sir Graham Henry, conservationist

Press Release – Massey University

April 29, 2014

Meet Sir Graham Henry, conservationist

Wildbase at Massey, New Zealand’s only dedicated wildlife hospital, will be getting a boost on Thursday night with an exclusive fundraising event in Auckland featuring Sir Graham Henry. Read more »

Immunisation Week prompts timely measles reminder

Press Release – Auckland Regional Public Health Service

Immunisation Week prompts timely measles reminder

With measles continuing to spread through Auckland, Immunisation Week is a timely reminder to parents to check their children’s immunisation status. Read more »

RMBA says tale of two cities well entrenched

Press Release – Master Builders Association

RMBA says tale of two cities well entrenched

The latest residential building consent figures released today show the demand for new homes continues to rise and is almost double the March 2011 low point but still someway off its peak in January 2004. Statistics New Zealand figures released today showed 1,999 new dwelling and apartment (186 apartments) consents issued in March 2014. Read more »

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