Archive for November, 2014

NZ dollar heads for 0.7% monthly gain in November

Article – BusinessDesk

NZ dollar heads for 0.7% monthly gain in November, bouncing back from mid-year slide

By Paul McBeth

Nov. 28 (BusinessDesk) – The New Zealand dollar is heading for a 0.7 percent monthly gain against the greenback, recovering some of its mid-year slump, as large global funds start preparing to rejig their portfolios for the end of the calendar year, though the downward trend remains intact. Read more »

Serious Crash – Significant delays expected

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Serious Crash – Significant delays expected – Intersection of Church Street and O’Rourke Road, Penrose – Auckland City”

Emergency Services are at the scene of a serious injury crash at the intersection of Church Street and O’Rourke Road, Penrose. Read more »

Arrival of Phillip Smith in New Zealand

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Arrival of Phillip Smith in New Zealand

On arrival with his police escort at Auckland Airport tomorrow morning Phillip Smith will be met by other police staff and complete customs and immigration formalities. Read more »

Otago features in NZ River Awards

Press Release – Otago Regional Council

Otago features in NZ River Awards


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UNICEF Calls on NZ Youth to Apply for Youth Ambassador Roles

Press Release – UNICEF

UNICEF NZ Calls on NZ Youth to Apply for Youth Ambassador Roles

UNICEF NZ has once again launched its nationwide search for six new Youth Ambassadors and is calling on enthusiastic young people to apply before Friday, 12 December 2014. Read more »

A new green home for Ricoh

Press Release – Ricoh

A new green home for Ricoh


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Anthony Vincent Ram struck off

Press Release – New Zealand Law Society

Anthony Vincent Ram struck off

The New Zealand Lawyers and Conveyancers Disciplinary Tribunal has ordered that Anthony Vincent Ram be struck from the Roll of Barristers and Solicitors. Read more »

Hawke’s Bay the setting for special movie

Press Release – MTG Hawke’s Bay

Hawke’s Bay the setting for special movie
Next Sunday (7 December) MTG Hawke’s Bay is screening Uenuku, one of renowned film director Geoff Murphy’s earliest productions. Read more »

Claudelands Named as Finalist for Large Venue of the Year

Press Release – Claudelands

Media Advisory – Claudelands Named as Finalist for Large Venue of the Year

28 November Read more »

Crackdown on window washers for public safety

Press Release – Auckland Council

Crackdown on window washers for public safety

Auckland Council is clamping down on window washers’ intimidating behaviour at intersections throughout the city and is targeting repeat offenders. Read more »

Judgment: John Banks Dotcom Donation Appeal

Press Release – NZ Court of Appeal

IN THE COURT OF APPEAL OF NEW ZEALAND
CA428/2014 [2014] NZCA 575

BETWEEN JOHN ARCHIBALD BANKS
Appellant
AND THE QUEEN
Respondent Read more »

Public pressure needed to counter child obesity

Press Release – University of Auckland

Media Release
University of Auckland
28 November 2014

Public pressure needed to counter child obesity Read more »

More Customs officers in time for Christmas

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Hon Nicky Wagner

Minister of Customs
28 November 2014 Media Statement

More Customs officers in time for Christmas Read more »

Overnight Motorway Closures 30 Nov – 6 Dec 2014

Press Release – New Zealand Transport Agency


28 November 2014 | NZ Transport Agency – Auckland

OVERNIGHT MOTORWAY CLOSURES
30 November – 6 December 2014
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Ulu Aiono to Headline SBN’s End of Year Networking Event

Press Release – Samoa Business Network

Press release

28th Nov, 2014.

Ulu Aiono to Headline SBN’s End of Year Networking Event

The Samoa Business Network (‘SBN’), in collaboration with the Pacific Business Trust (‘PBT’), is excited to host the final SBN networking event for the year. Read more »

Precinct to raise up to $75M in bond offer to repay banks

Article – BusinessDesk

Precinct to raise up to $75M in bond offer to repay bank debt

By Paul McBeth

Nov. 28 (BusinessDesk) – Precinct Properties New Zealand, which this week sold its SAP building in Auckland to property mogul Bob Jones for $97 million, plans to raise up to $75 million in a bond offer, which it will use to repay bank debt. Read more »

Fat Freddy’s Drop iTunes Session & Zoo gig

Press Release – The Label

FAT FREDDY’S DROP
announce iTunes Session
and their only headline NZ summer show
at Auckland Zoo on Valentines Day

Straight off the plane from Tokyo and into Auckland’s Roundhead Studios, Fat Freddy’s Drop recorded six tracks live to be released exclusively as an iTunes Session, and is available for pre-order Friday 28 November. Read more »

Encouraging growth in latest building consent data

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Hon Dr Nick Smith

Minister for Building and Housing
28 November 2014 Media Statement
Encouraging growth in latest building consent data
Building and Housing Minister Dr Nick Smith today welcomed the latest release of figures from Statistics New Zealand which shows the highest number of building consents issued in more than six years. Read more »

Charles Bradley And His Extraordinaires Announce NZ Sideshow

Press Release – Bluesfest

R&B Soul Man Charles Bradley And His Extraordinaires; Reunited Hip Hop Royalty Jurassic 5

Announce Their New Zealand Bluesfest Sideshows!
Bluesfest Touring are thrilled to confirm yet another series of fantastic New Zealand sideshows, adding to the array of talented artists already announced to perform their own shows in our major cities next Easter. Read more »

Queenstown’s international visitor spend tops $1 billion

Press Release – Destination Queenstown

Queenstown’s international visitor spend tops $1 billion

Queenstown, 28 November 2014 – The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) has today released its annual Regional Tourism Estimates showing Queenstown is the number one regional centre in New Zealand for international visitor expenditure, making up 14% of all international spend. Read more »

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