Archive for September, 2014

Cruise Sector Earns $365.3m And Still Growing

Press Release – Cruise New Zealand

Cruise Sector Earns $365.3m And Still Growing

The cruise sector contributed a record $365.3 million to New Zealand’s economy in the 2013-14 season and that figure is forecast to swell dramatically to $421.5 million in two years. Read more »

Auckland All for Smokefree Outdoor Dining

Press Release – Cancer Society

Auckland All for Smokefree Outdoor Dining

In a bid to encourage the Auckland Council to make outdoor dining Smokefree, Cancer Society Auckland are showing Auckland’s large support for the cause with a pop up Smokefree restaurant in Aotea Square on Friday, October 3rd 12-2pm. Read more »

Certified Builders welcomes continued growth in new building

Press Release – Certified Builders Association

MEDIA RELEASE
30 September 2014

Certified Builders welcomes continued growth in new building consents Read more »

FMA warns New Zealanders to steer clear of General Equity

Article – BusinessDesk

FMA warns New Zealanders to steer clear of General Equity

By Suze Metherell

Sept. 30 (BusinessDesk) – The Financial Markets Authority has warned New Zealanders to exercise “extreme caution” when dealing with building society General Equity and has ordered the company to display the regulator’s warning on its website. Read more »

Sign Between the Flags

Press Release – Surf Life Saving Northern Region

Media Release

30/09/2014

Sign Between the Flags

The iconic Surf Life Saving flags will be flying high for the first time at Mission Bay on Saturday the 11th of October, as dozens of lifeguards call for beachgoers to Sign Between the Flags. Read more »

Video: Alice Breaks Through At End Of First Waterview Tunnel

Press Release – New Zealand Transport Agency


Alice, the tunnel boring machine, finishes boring the first of two Waterview Connection tunnels.
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Musical promotes mental health awareness

Press Release – Auckland Music Theatre

Musical promotes mental health awareness
Following hot on the heels of Mental Health Awareness Week, Auckland Music Theatre is staging the Auckland premiere of Next To Normal. Read more »

NZ building consents flatline in August

Article – BusinessDesk

NZ building consents flatline in August

By Suze Metherell

Sept. 30 (BusinessDesk) – New Zealand building consents held steady in August from a month earlier, underpinned by approvals for apartments and retirement village units. Read more »

Support for Democratic Rights in Hong Kong

Press Release – Bevan Chuang

Support for Democratic Rights in Hong Kong
Rallies supporting the rights for universal suffrage will take place all over New Zealand today and tomorrow Read more »

Suzuki Six-Hour an Iconic Race

Press Release – Bikesport NZ

Suzuki Six-Hour an Iconic Race
SEPTEMBER 30, 2014: Have you got the skills, the pace and the strength to race a dirt bike at full-throttle for half a day? Read more »

Amazing Experiences to Be Won with Samsung’s Home Smart Home

Press Release – Samsung

Amazing Experiences to Be Won with Samsung’s Home Smart Home

Samsung seeking deserving Kiwis to fill designer home at Wynyard Quarter Read more »

Designing for diversity

Press Release – University of Auckland

Designing for diversity

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Dwelling consents growth slowing

Press Release – Statistics New Zealand

Dwelling consents growth slowing – Media release

30 September 2014

The trend for the number of new dwellings consented is at its highest level since August 2007, but the rate of growth is slowing, Statistics New Zealand said today. Read more »

$50,000 up for grabs

Press Release – YHA NZ

$50,000 up for grabs

Rotorua – YHA New Zealand is in the running for a £25,000 ($50,000NZD) grant from London-based Hostelling International’s Sustainability Fund (HISF) to fund a renewable energy project at its Rotorua hostel. Read more »

Work underway to install Auckland’s digital speed cameras

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Work underway to install Auckland’s first six digital speed cameras

A new generation of fixed speed cameras is coming to Auckland, with work on six sites getting underway this week. Read more »

Australia’s Quattro in talks to buy NZ properties

Article – BusinessDesk

Australia’s Quattro in talks to buy Precinct and Goodman properties

By Suze Metherell

Sept. 30 (BusinessDesk) – Quattro Asset Management, an Australian fund manager, is in negotiations to buy two Auckland industrial assets from Goodman Property Trust and two office towers in Wellington and Auckland from Precinct Properties New Zealand Read more »

Basketball Star to Step Out For Charity

Press Release – Well Foundation

Basketball Star to Step Out For Charity
Well Foundation ambassador and top New Zealand basketball player, Tom Abercrombie will join renowned athlete, Allison Roe as a special guest walker in the inaugural Long Bay Spring Step Out next month. Read more »

Derceto purchased by French company

Press Release – Beca Group

Derceto purchased by French company

Date: 30/09/14

A technology startup born out of professional services consultancy Beca has taken the next step in its growth. Read more »

Auckland checkout operators compete for Checker of the Year

Press Release – Foodstuffs Limited

For immediate release

Media release

30 September 2014

Auckland checkout operators compete for Checker of the Year Read more »

Rydges Wellington Dominates National Hospitality Awards

Press Release – Hospitality New Zealand

IMMEDIATE Industry Announcement
30 September 2014

Rydges Wellington Dominates National Hospitality Awards Third Year Running Read more »

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