Archive for July, 2017

SEEK listings for Healthcare & Medical jobs rise nine%

Press Release – SEEK

SEEK listings for Healthcare & Medical jobs rise nine per cent on previous year Read more »

Bryde’s Whales Share Secrets With Their Fins

Press Release – Massey University

Bryde’s whales share secrets with their fins

Research into the long-term survival and abundance of the Hauraki Gulf’s Bryde’s whale population has used photographs of their fins to aid efforts in improving the management of the small population. Read more »

Who Would Be Transport Minister In A Labour-Led Coalition?

Press Release – Trans Tasman

Who Would Be Transport Minister In A Labour-Led Coalition?

INSIGHTS ABOUT THE NEWS – The question of who would be Transport Minister in a Labour-led Govt is of some importance to the sector given the polls show the election outcome is resting on a knife edge. Read more »

NZ cannot hide from the tyranny of distance

Press Release – Make Lemonade

NZ cannot hide from the tyranny of distance

July 31, 2017

New Zealand cannot hide from the tyranny of distance anymore as it faces a multitude of threats similar to any other developed nation, an international risk management expert and University of Auckland senior lecturer Dr Bridgette Sullivan-Taylor says. Read more »

More Hotels on The Way

Press Release – Statistics New Zealand

More Hotels on The Way

31 July 2017 – The value of consents for hotels, motels, and other short-term accommodation shot up to $490 million in the June 2017 year, Stats NZ said today. New hotels in Auckland and Canterbury drove the 216 percent increase from the June 2016 year. Read more »

Over 30,000 New Homes Consented in The Last Year

Press Release – Statistics New Zealand

Over 30,000 new homes consented in the last year

31 July 2017 – Some 30,453 new houses, apartments, townhouses, and flats were consented in the year ended June 2017, up 4.7 percent on the previous 12 months, Stats NZ said today. Read more »

Demographic advisory panels elect chairs for new term

Press Release – Auckland Council

31 July 2017

Demographic advisory panels elect chairs and deputy chairs for new term

Twelve Aucklanders have been elected to the position of Chair and Deputy Chair or co-chairs of their respective demographic advisory panels. Read more »

NZ’s Brownest, Funniest and Cockiest Trio Tour Auckland

Press Release – Elephant Publicity

Media Release: for Immediate Release

NZ’s Brownest, Funniest and Cockiest Trio Tour Auckland
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Abolishing Student Allowances Would Deepen Inequality

Press Release – NZ Union of Students’ Associations

Abolishing Student Allowances would deepen inequality

31 July 2017 – The New Zealand Union of Students’ Associations (NZUSA) is warning that any plan to abolish Student Allowances would deepen inequality, in response to the United Future party’s recent tertiary education policy announcement. Read more »

BRANZ Estimates 750,000 NZ Homes Still Need Insulation

Press Release – Sustainability Trust

BRANZ estimates 750,000 NZ homes still need insulation.

July 31, 2017 – A Wellington social enterprise is tired of waiting for a national solution to poor quality housing and has set about rallying key players to get the job done. Read more »

Auckland Social Housing Already 78 Per Cent Behind Schedule

Press Release – New Zealand First Party

Rt Hon Winston Peters
New Zealand First Leader
Member of Parliament for Northland
31 JULY 2017

Flagship Auckland Social Housing Already 78 Per Cent Behind Schedule Read more »

Retailers encouraged to Switch On to contactless

Press Release – Mastercard

Retailers encouraged to Switch On to the benefits of contactless

To share this research, copy and paste http://mstr.cd/2uHJZUz to your Twitter handle Read more »

Beat the clock – time is running out to return Entrust forms

Press Release – Entrust

Beat the clock – time is running out to return Entrust forms

Return updated forms by 7 August to receive 2017 Entrust dividend Read more »

Waipareira Publishes Māori Health & Social Service Journal

Press Release – Te Whanau O Waipareira Trust

Waipareira authors its learnings

Monday July 31 2017 – Te Whānau O Waipareira has released a Journal that showcases a range of Māori health and social service approaches. Read more »

Fat Freddy’s Drop Announce Summer Tour Dates

Press Release – Fat Freddy’s Drop

Fat Freddy’s Drop Announce Summer Tour Dates with a Huge International Line up at Villa Maria!

This summer Fat Freddy’s Drop will tour their high octane shows across the homeland to hand picked locations, combing vineyards and beaches to festivals and valleys culminating in a FFD curated line up at Villa Maria with internationals Hiatus Kaiyote from Melbourne and Norman Jay MBE from London. Read more »

Modern Maori Quartet announce “That’s Us” tour

Press Release – The Label

MODERN MĀORI QUARTET

Announce nationwide ‘That’s Us!’ album tour & new album single ‘Don’t Fall In Love’

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Led Zeppelin Masters with Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra

Press Release – Elephant Publicity

Stairway to Heaven – Led Zeppelin Masters with the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra

20 ZEP Masterpieces, 35 musicians & singers, 45 blazing megawatts of ZEP Brilliance! Read more »

The Rodger Fox Big Band – On Stage with the Best of the Best

Press Release – Rodger Fox Big Band

The Rodger Fox Big Band – On Stage with the Best of the Best

The 60th Monterey Jazz Festival is rolling out the welcome mat for the Rodger Fox Big Band. Read more »

Where Has Our Health Leadership Gone?

Press Release – ASMS

Where Has Our Health Leadership Gone?

Address to the Hospital and Community Dentistry Conference in Christchurch by Ian Powell, Executive Director, ASMS Read more »

Four Former Prime Ministers Join Forces for Refugees

Press Release – 500Now

Four Former Prime Ministers Join Forces for Refugees
Auckland, Monday 31 July 2017 – In a rare display of political unanimity four former Prime Ministers of New Zealand are calling politicians from all parties to welcome 500 more refugees immediately. The call comes in supporting of the ‘Welcome #500Now’ campaign, which launched this month. Read more »

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