Archive for March, 2017

NZME boss Boggs’s pay-packet eclipsed by mystery millionaire

Article – BusinessDesk

NZME boss Boggs’s pay-packet eclipsed by mystery millionaire

By Paul McBeth

March 31 (BusinessDesk) – NZME chief executive Michael Boggs was the second highest-paid employee at the radio network operator and newspaper publisher last year, with a mystery million-dollar staffer taking the top pay packet. Read more »

Outbreak of typhoid confirmed in Auckland

Press Release – Auckland Regional Public Health Service

Outbreak of typhoid confirmed in Auckland

Source: Auckland Regional Public Health Service

An outbreak of typhoid in Auckland has seen 10 people hospitalised. Read more »

Footy in full flight this weekend

Press Release – Auckland Rugby League

31/3/2017
AUCKLAND RUGBY LEAGUE
Footy in full flight this weekend
For immediate release Read more »

From Norway with Sustainable Love

Press Release – solPR

From Norway with Sustainable Love

Natalie and Mikkel Becker-Aakervik are a dynamic duo working side by side in the film and television industry. The pair are based in Oslo, Norway, and that is where a date with fate saw them bumping into an equally irrepressible Kiwi couple, Steve and Dee West. Read more »

Classic Record this year: The Clean ‘Boodle Boodle Boodle’

Press Release – Independent Music New Zealand

The Taite Music Prize: Announcing this year’s ‘Independent Music NZ Classic Record’ award

IMNZ is proud to announce the 2017 recipient of the ‘Independent Music NZ Classic Record’ award, which acknowledges Aotearoa’s rich history of making fine records that continue to inspire us and define who we are. Read more »

Pop-up Globe Releases New Season Album

Press Release – Pop Up Globe

‘Under The Greenwood Tree’
Featuring the musicians from Pop-up Globe
And the mesmerising voice of Victoria Girling-Butcher Read more »

Nicotine e-cigs will be legal

Article – Science Media Centre

Nicotine e-cigs will be legal

Associate Health Minister Nicky Wagner has announced the sale of nicotine e-cigarettes and e-liquid will be legalised. Read more »

Digital sector and Government alliance launched

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Hon Simon Bridges
Minister for Communications

31 March 2017 Media Statement Read more »

New modelling is helping to improve workforce planning

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Hon Dr Jonathan Coleman
Minister of Health

31 March 2017 Media Statement Read more »

Oceania Healthcare to list on NZX, ASX after $200mn IPO

Article – BusinessDesk

Friday 31 March 2017 10:38 AM

Oceania Healthcare to list on NZX, ASX after $200mn IPO

By Sophie Boot

March 31 (BusinessDesk) – Retirement village operator Oceania Healthcare is planning to raise $200 million in a much-anticipated initial public offering in order to cut its debt and potentially buy new development sites, and will list on the NZX and ASX. Read more »

NZ residential buildings perk up in February after a lull

Article – BusinessDesk

Friday 31 March 2017 11:29 AM

NZ residential buildings perk up in February after a lull

By Paul McBeth

March 31 (BusinessDesk) – New Zealand residential building consents posted their biggest monthly gain in eight months in February, snapping out of a lull that persisted through spring and summer. Read more »

What 2.5 million Kiwis want

Press Release – Joint Press Release

What 2.5 million Kiwis want

31 March 2017

The future needs of more than 2.5 million Kiwis have been given a voice this week through the release of The Upper North Island Story; a report that shows how life could change for more than 53 percent of New Zealanders in the coming decade. Read more »

Compose Your Own Symphony of Light and Sound

Press Release – Elephant Publicity

COMPOSE YOUR OWN SYMPHONY OF LIGHT AND SOUND IN AOTEA SQUARE

Auckland Live in association with Thomas Press presents
LIGHTBELLS Read more »

NPT chairman Sewell ‘disappointed’ with shareholder dissent

Article – BusinessDesk

Friday 31 March 2017 10:55 AM

NPT chairman Sewell ‘disappointed’ with shareholder dissent over Kiwi Property deal

By Paul McBeth Read more »

Councils affirm commitment to key Upper N. Island alliance

Press Release – Waikato Regional Council

MEDIA RELEASE

31 March 2017

Waikato councils affirm commitment to key Upper North Island alliance Read more »

Auckland Council process undemocratic

Press Release – Democracy Action

COUNCIL PROCESS UNDEMOCRATIC

31 MARCH 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Pro-democracy group, Read more »

Auckland Apartment Market celebrates 20 years

Press Release – City Sales

Auckland Apartment Market celebrates 20 years

The Auckland apartment market is said to have been born on this day in 1997. Read more »

Oranga Tamariki deserves the best start

Press Release – New Zealand Labour Party

Jacinda Ardern
MP for Mt Albert

Justice
Arts, Culture and Heritage
Children
Small Business
Assoc. Auckland Issues Read more »

Redevelopment to house 240 people making progress

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Hon Amy Adams
Minister for Social Housing
Minister Responsible for Housing New Zealand
Hon Alfred Ngaro
Associate Minister for Social Housing Read more »

The Undertones upsize Auckland show!

Press Release – Plus1

To meet demand for their first visit to NZ shores, Ireland’s legendary The Undertones have switched their one and only Auckland show on Wednesday July 12from the Kings Arms to the larger Powerstation. Read more »

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