Archive for March, 2018

SH1 between Puhoi to Orewa has reopened

Press Release – NZTA

SH1 between Puhoi to Orewa has reopened

The NZ Transport Agency has confirmed that State Highway 1 north of Auckland between Puhoi and Orewa has reopened following a police incident. Read more »

State Highway 1 – road re-opens

Press Release – New Zealand Police

“State Highway 1 – road re-opens”

Police have now reopened (at 3.55pm) State Highway 1 between Orewa and Warkworth following a closure early this morning relating to a Police shooting. Read more »

State Highway 1 Puhoi and Orewa remains closed

Press Release – NZTA

State Highway 1 Puhoi and Orewa remains closed

The NZ Transport Agency is advising motorists that State Highway 1 north of Auckland between Puhoi and Orewa remains closed following a police incident. Read more »

Police shooting north of Auckland

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Police shooting north of Auckland

Police Minister Stuart Nash has offered his sympathies to the family of the man shot by Police this morning near Puhoi. Read more »

Update on Police shooting in Rodney

Press Release – New Zealand Police

“Update on Police shooting in Rodney”

Early this morning, police were called to an address in Onehunga after a member of the public reported that a man known to her had been acting erratically and she had left the address as she feared for her safety. Read more »

SH1 between Puhoi and Orewa to remain closed

Press Release – NZTA

SH1 between Puhoi and Orewa to remain closed until further notice

The NZ Transport Agency has confirmed that State Highway 1 north of Auckland between Puhoi and Orewa will be closed for an extended period today following a police incident. Read more »

Police shooting – SH 1, Pohuehue

Press Release – New Zealand Police

“Police shooting – SH 1, Pohuehue”

A 29-year-old man was shot by Police this morning after approaching officers with a weapon on State Highway 1, near Pohuehue. Read more »

State Highway 1 – road closure

Press Release – New Zealand Police

“State Highway 1 – road closure”

Police are asking Auckland motorists heading north today to delay travel wherever possible, while State Highway 1 is closed between Silverdale and Warkworth. Read more »

41st National Youth Jazz Competition Winners Announced

Press Release – Youth Jazz Competition

41st National Youth Jazz Competition Winners Announced

The 41st National Youth Jazz Competition held at Baycourt Community and Arts Centre on Wednesday 28 March to Friday 30 March featured the most competitors in its 41-year history says National Youth Jazz Competition Director Liam Ryan. Read more »

Daniel Champagne Brings the Snap Shot Tour to NZ

Press Release – CPRPR

Daniel Champagne Brings the Snap Shot Tour to New Zealand

Australian Singer songwriter and guitar virtuoso Daniel Champagne will bring his Snap Shot Tour to New Zealand this April for his most extensive tour in the country to date. Read more »

Woman dies in hospital following crash in Mangere yesterday

Press Release – New Zealand Police

“Woman dies in hospital following crash in Mangere yesterday”

At 7.12am yesterday morning 29 March, a woman was hit by a car in Idlewild Avenue, Mangere, South Auckland. Read more »

Disorder in downtown Auckland

Press Release – New Zealand Police

“Disorder in downtown Auckland”

A man is in a serious condition in hospital after numerous reports of disorder and fighting in downtown Auckland. Read more »

Bank of China impairs $33m loan in annual report, likely CBL

Article – BusinessDesk

Bank of China impairs $33m loan in annual report, likely linked to CBL

By Rebecca Howard

March 29 (BusinessDesk) – Bank of China New Zealand’s unit included a $12 million provision for impairment losses linked to one loan in its latest disclosure statement for the year to Dec. 31 after reports it lent 19.5 million euros to CBL Corp, currently in voluntary administration. Read more »

What big tobacco didn’t want you to read

Article – BusinessDesk

Philip Morris NZ’s redacted statement of claim: What big tobacco didn’t want you to read

By Jonathan Underhill

March 29 (BusinessDesk) – Philip Morris (New Zealand) is suing British American Tobacco (New Zealand) in the Auckland High Court, alleging its larger rival is breaching the Commerce Act in the way it ties up retailers. Read more »

Warriors burglary – update

Press Release – New Zealand Police

“Warriors burglary – update”

Please attribute to Detective Sergeant Dean Miles, North Shore Police. Read more »

Maxwell Health Urges 2018 Flu Vaccine Uptake

Press Release – Maxwell Health

Maxwell Health Urges 2018 Flu Vaccine Uptake

Maxwell Health, one of the country’s leading workplace vaccination providers, is urging companies to take advantage of its earlier access to the publicly funded influenza vaccine in New Zealand for the 2018 winter flu season. Read more »

Parliament: Questions and Answers – March 29

Press Release – Hansard

ORAL QUESTIONS

QUESTIONS TO MINISTERS

Question No. Read more »

DOC responding to possible stoat sighting on Motuihe Island

Press Release – Department of Conservation

DOC responding to possible stoat sighting on Motuihe Island

The Department of Conservation (DOC) is responding to a possible sighting of a stoat on pest-free Motuihe Island in the Hauraki Gulf. Read more »

Light Nelson returns to brighten up winter’s darkest month

Press Release – Light Nelson

Light Nelson returns to brighten up winter’s darkest month
6-10 July 2018
Light Nelson is a celebration of creativity, community and the wonder of light. Read more »

Council green lights America’s Cup location

Press Release – Auckland Council

It’s on! Council green lights America’s Cup location


America’s Cup base locations Credit: Moller Architect Read more »

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