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April showers replaced by storms, claim spikes

Press Release – AA Insurance

April showers replaced by storms, claim spikes – AA Insurance
Auckland, 31 March 2015 – Easter’s a time for bunnies, buns and chocolate but it also marks the start of prime storm season, and with it damage to Kiwi homes, says AA Insurance. Read more »

Survey shows complex views about NZ’s relationship with Asia

Press Release – Asia New Zealand Foundation

Survey shows complex views about New Zealand’s relationship with Asia
31 March 2015

New Zealanders feel more connected with and positive toward people from Asia, but less positive about the economic benefits of New Zealand’s relationship with the region, a new survey has found. Read more »

What Are New Zealand’s “Bare Necessities?”

Press Release – Maxim Institute

Tuesday, 31 March 2015

What Are New Zealand’s “Bare Necessities?”

What is the bottom line standard of living we would expect any New Zealander to enjoy? Maxim Institute wants Kiwis to be given the chance to define a minimum “basket of goods,” establishing the bare necessities any of us would need to participate in New Zealand society. Read more »

Paltry benefit increase a mean April Fool’s joke

Press Release – Auckland Action Against Poverty

Paltry benefit increase a mean April Fool’s joke: urgent rise needed
31 March 2015

From April 1 working age benefits will rise by 0.51%. Read more »

Court of Appeal rejects MTF Sportzone credit fees appeal

Press Release – Commerce Commission

Court of Appeal rejects MTF Sportzone credit fees appeal

The Court of Appeal has dismissed Motor Trade Finance Limited (MTF) and Sportzone Motorcycles Limited’s appeal in the long-running credit fees case brought by the Commerce Commission. Read more »

NZers see benefits from closer economic ties with Asia

Article – BusinessDesk

NZers see growing benefits from closer economic ties with Asia, wary on investment: survey

By Paul McBeth in Shanghai Read more »

New Zealand firm to export hi-tech fibre optics to China

Press Release – Hope King

New Zealand firm to export hi-tech fibre optics to China

[AUCKLAND, NZ: 4.00pm, 30 March] Auckland-based manufacturer Hope King today launched production of its hi-tech fibre optics components, aiming to export $9 million-worth of componentry to China in the first year. Read more »

Mark Powell to depart Warehouse by Feb 2016 after 4 years

Article – BusinessDesk

Mark Powell to depart Warehouse by Feb 2016 after 4 years

By Jonathan Underhill

March 30 (BusinessDesk) – Mark Powell will step down as chief executive of Warehouse Group by February 2016 after 14 years, the last four as chief executive that saw him revamp the retailer’s so-called ‘Red Sheds’ and steer its online strategy. Read more »

BLACKCAPS welcomed home at The Cloud

Press Release – Auckland Tourism Events and Economic Development

Media Advisory

30 March 2015

BLACKCAPS welcomed home at The Cloud
Auckland will host a welcome home event tomorrow (Tuesday, 31 March) to mark the BLACKCAPS’ historic ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 campaign. Read more »

Ed Sheeran: Final Production Release Tickets for Auckland

Press Release – Frontier Touring Company

ED SHEERAN
SHOWS START NEXT WEEK
+ FINAL PRODUCTION RELEASE TICKETS FOR VECTOR ARENA ON SALE NOW Read more »

NZ’s Top Destinations to Experience in 2015 Revealed

Press Release – Experience Oz and NZ

New Zealand’s Top Destinations to Experience in 2015 Revealed

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Extra Building Inspection shift created to clear backlog

Press Release – Palmerston North City Council

Extra Building Inspection shift created to clear backlog

Palmerston North City Council’s Building Service’s inspection team has introduced Saturday shifts for the foreseeable future to help clear a backlog of inspections. Read more »

Serious Crash – Redoubt Road off-ramp vicinity

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Serious Crash – Southern Motorway, Redoubt Road off-ramp vicinity. – Waitemata”
Auckland Motorways Police and other emergency sevices are currently at the scene of a serious crash on the Southern Motorway in the vicinity of the Redoubt Road off-ramp. Read more »

Dancing Like It’s 1999 … In His Mother’s Dress

Press Release – Elephant Publicity

Dancing Like It’s 1999 … In His Mother’s Dress

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Jetstar’s first Melbourne-Wellington service arrives

Press Release – Jetstar

30 March 2015

Wellington (1 page)

Jetstar’s trans-Tasman network reaches new heights with first Melbourne-Wellington service Read more »

Documentary Edge Festival says Yes Man to Yes Men

Press Release – Documentary Edge Festival

Media Release – For Immediate Release

The Documentary New Zealand Trust presents
DOCUMENTARY FESTIVAL SAYS “YES MAN”
THE DOCUMENTARY EDGE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2015 Read more »

Cutting edge exhibition traces gay lives since law reform

Press Release – Photospace Gallery

Press Release

Cutting edge exhibition traces gay lives since law reform

A new exhibition by a Wellington artist uses photographs and oral histories to tell the stories of queer men born since gay sex was legalised in New Zealand almost 30 years ago. Read more »

Bayer moves NZ MaterialScience business to local distributor

Press Release – Bayer NZ

Bayer moves its New Zealand MaterialScience business to local distributor

- Alchemy Agencies wins bid
- Wide range of industrial raw materials involved
- Boost for local business
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Commercial Property Investor Survey: Confidence Still High

Press Release – Colliers International

Confidence Still High

The results of our March 2015 quarter Commercial Property Investor Confidence Survey are:

• Investor confidence remained the same as Q4 2014. Read more »

SIX60 Arena Shows Sell Out – New Regional Shows

Press Release – Six60

SIX60 Arena Shows Sell Out! New Regional Shows Added!

SIX60 have answered the call. With their eagerly anticipated arena shows selling out super quick, the band everyone’s talking about are excited to announce today that they have added another SIX all age regional shows to meet their fans demand. Read more »

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