Archive for July, 2018

Green Cross says govt will need to pay more

Article – BusinessDesk

Green Cross says govt will need to pay more for community health after pay legislation

By Sophie Boot

July 31 (BusinessDesk) – Private healthcare provider Green Cross Health’s chair says it will increase what it charges the government for community health services as a result of recent pay equity and guaranteed hours legislation. Read more »

Wellington City approves record number of dwellings

Press Release – Wellington City Council

Wellington City is on the right track to cope with a population boom after approving a record number of new dwellings, says Mayor Justin Lester. Read more »

City Mission Art Angel Flies Solo at Depot Artspace

Press Release – Depot Artspace

Much loved Auckland City Mission art tutor Clare Caldwell will exhibit a series of paintings at Depot Artspace from 18 August – 3 September 2018. Read more »

Further strike action at IRD tomorrow

Press Release – Public Service Association

WHAT: 3000 Inland Revenue workers take half day strike action

WHEN: Wednesday 1 August, 0830 – 1230 (Auckland) or 0900 – 1300 (rest of NZ) Read more »

Ruel ‘Ready’ EP Tour

Press Release – Secret Sounds

Secret Sounds Presents

RUEL
READY EP LAUNCH TOUR

ARTIST PRESALE: 1PM TUE 31 JULY – 8AM THU 2 AUG LOCAL TIME
PROMOTER PRESALE: 9AM THU 2 AUG – 8AM FRI 3 AUG LOCAL TIME
GP ONSALE: 9:30AM FRI 3 AUG Read more »

New Zealand children’s exposure to alcohol marketing

Press Release – University of Otago

Anywhere, anytime: New Zealand children’s exposure to alcohol marketing

Innovative camera research has revealed that New Zealand children are exposed to alcohol marketing on average 4.5 times per day. Read more »

WorkSafe accepts enforceable undertaking from Woods Glass

Press Release – WorkSafe NZ

Media release

WorkSafe accepts enforceable undertaking from Woods Glass (New Zealand) Limited

WorkSafe New Zealand has accepted an enforceable undertaking from glass supply and glazing company Woods Glass (New Zealand) Limited, following an incident in January 2017 when a workers leg was crushed in machinery. Read more »

NZ residential building consents fall 7.6% in June

Article – BusinessDesk

NZ residential building consents fall 7.6% in June after strong lift in May

By Rebecca Howard

July 31 (BusinessDesk) – New Zealand residential building consents fell 7.6 percent in June after rising 6.9 percent in May when they were driven by a strong lift in residential building consents in Auckland. Read more »

Storbie Named Pharmacy Awards Supplier of the Year

Press Release – Storbie Limited

PRESS RELEASE: WELLINGTON ECOMMERCE PLATFORM, STORBIE, NAMED SUPPLIER OF THE YEAR AT 2018 PHARMACY AWARDS Read more »

Inland Revenue managers run for cover as strike action looms

Press Release – Public Service Association

Inland Revenue managers run for cover as further strike action looms

Source: PSA

Senior management at the Inland Revenue Department (IR) have decided to cancel a two-day conference in Auckland, rather than front up to a small group of workers tomorrow. Read more »

NZTA engages with wider industry on Auckland Light Rail

Press Release – New Zealand Transport Agency

MEDIA RELEASE

31 July 2018 | AUCKLAND & NORTHLAND

NZ Transport Agency engages with wider industry on Auckland Light Rail Read more »

New Zealand Secondary Schools Team Named

Press Release – Netball NZ

NEW ZEALAND SECONDARY SCHOOLS TEAM NAMED

Tuesday 31 July

New Zealand’s best secondary school players have been named to take on several international age-group teams later this year. Read more »

Manurewa cap undefeated year with title

Press Release – Auckland Rugby League

The Manurewa Marlins made it back-to-back Farrelly Photos Women’s Premiership titles, after coming out on top in a thrilling Grand Final on Sunday at Mount Smart Stadium #2. Read more »

Bach on the beach – Chinese style

Press Release – NZCBIA

Many of the newer Chinese immigrants arrived on our shores with technical degrees to enjoy the Kiwi ‘boat, bach, BMW’ lifestyle; but they are setting off to redesign the traditional bach using their extensive network and expertise to build smart tiny houses. They can drive their BMW hauling a boat to their newly designed bach to take in the best of our lifestyle, topped off by a BBQ! Read more »

Central crowned winners of the 2018 Beko Netball League

Press Release – Netball NZ

Central crowned winners of the 2018 Beko Netball League

Sunday 29 July
Central has won back-to-back Beko Netball League titles with a third-quarter scoring blitz earning them their second straight crown. Read more »

SPEECH: Simon Bridges – National Party Annual Conference

Press Release – New Zealand National Party

SPEECH: Simon Bridges – Speech to National Party Annual Conference

It is such a pleasure to be addressing you as leader of this amazing party, which I’m proud to have been a member of for 25 years. Read more »

National commits to more primary teachers

Press Release – New Zealand National Party

National commits to more primary teachers

National Party Leader Simon Bridges has announced National’s commitment to increasing the number of primary teachers to reduce class sizes and give kids more teacher time. Read more »

Kiwi children are deprived of family dinnertime

Press Release – My Food Bag

Media release
Sunday 29 July, 2018

Research shows Kiwi children are deprived of family dinnertime

Kiwi children are deprived of precious family dinnertime as the evening tradition of sharing a meal together becomes more of a luxury than a given. Read more »

Women of Influence to be recognised

Press Release – Women of Influence Awards

Women of Influence to be recognised on eve of 125 years’ suffrage

Eighty-three of New Zealand’s most inspiring and successful women have today been named as finalists in the 2018 Women of Influence awards. Read more »

Rd 16 SAS Fox Memorial Premiership match reports

Press Release – Auckland Rugby League

Rd 16 SAS Fox Memorial Premiership match reports

Mangere East 30 Mt Albert 27
A last-minute try to Dakohta Taimani saw Mangere East register one of the upsets of the season at Walter Massey Park. Read more »

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