Archive for the 'PressRelease' Category

Nurses to network for the future in Christchurch

Press Release – NZNO

Canterbury and West Coast nurses will convene in Christchurch tomorrow for the annual New Zealand Nurses Organisation (NZNO) Canterbury-West Coast Regional Convention. The theme for the day will be “Nurses a Voice to Lead – Health for All” which was also this year’s theme for International Nurses Day (12 May). Read more »

Fisher & Paykel Healthcare tops $1 billion in FY revenue

Article – BusinessDesk

UPDATE: Fisher & Paykel Healthcare tops $1 billion in FY revenue, upbeat about FY2020
(Adds detail throughout from conference call, updates share price in 8th paragraph, fixes guidance in 9th paragraph) Read more »

Regulator needed to avoid risks in government AI use

Press Release – The New Zealand Law Foundation

27 May 2019
University of Otago
New Zealand Law Foundation

Guidelines and regulator needed to avoid risks in government AI use, study finds Read more »

Revealed: A climate of hypocrisy at Ecan

Press Release – New Zealand Taxpayers’ Union

MEDIA RELEASE
Revealed: A climate of hypocrisy at Ecan

20 MAY 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The Taxpayers’ Union can reveal that, despite declaring a ‘climate emergency’ on Thursday, Environment Canterbury is the largest spender on international flights of all regional councils, bar Auckland. Read more »

Business concerns on wellbeing agenda lead to mixed messages

Press Release – Baker Tilly Staples Roadway

Business concerns about wellbeing agenda lead to mixed messages

63 per cent of business leaders think the government is managing the economy poorly (from 48 per cent last year) Read more »

Talent wins coveted NZ Hi-Tech award

Press Release – Talent

Press release

Talent wins coveted NZ Hi-Tech award

Auckland, 24 May 2019 – Talent has been named a winner in the NZ Hi-Tech awards, recognised for Best Contribution to the NZ Hi-Tech Sector by an Internationally Headquartered Company. Read more »

Nine Rescues for Busy Lifeguard Call Out Squads

Press Release – Surf Life Saving Northern Region

Media Release
27 May 2019

Nine Rescues for Busy Lifeguard Call Out Squads Read more »

UC academic elected international music society president

Press Release – University of Canterbury

UC academic first woman elected international music society president

University of Canterbury (UC) Associate Professor Glenda Keam has been elected the first female President of the International Society for Contemporary Music (ISCM). Read more »

Nine Rescues for Busy Lifeguard Call Out Squads

Press Release – Surf Lifesaving Northern

27 May 2019

Lifesaving heads say a spate of emergency rescues off northern region beaches over the weekend is a timely reminder of the need for lifesavers to be able to respond year-round and the critical nature of their service. Read more »

Glenn Walters Reinvents Ray Charles

Press Release – Inspire

Glenn Walters, a San Francisco based singer, continues the legend of Ray Charles. He’s just recorded an album which includes the enduring songs Busted and Georgia On My Mind. Read more »

Fisher & Paykel Healthcare tops $1 billion in FY revenue

Article – BusinessDesk

Fisher & Paykel Healthcare tops $1 billion in FY revenue, upbeat about FY2020
By Rebecca Howard

May 27 (BusinessDesk) – Fisher & Paykel Healthcare topped $1 billion in revenue, reported a record full-year net profit and expects further gains in the current financial year as it puts litigation behind it and benefits from the lower New Zealand dollar. Read more »

Talent wins coveted NZ Hi-Tech award

Press Release – Talent International

Auckland, 24 May 2019 – Talent has been named a winner in the NZ Hi-Tech awards, recognised for Best Contribution to the NZ Hi-Tech Sector by an Internationally Headquartered Company. Read more »

Open Polytechnic celebrates distance learning graduations

Press Release – Open Polytechnic

Date: 27 May 2019

Open Polytechnic celebrates distance learning graduations
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Data a key theme at Emerging Tech in Health 2019 conference

Press Release – eHealthNews.nz

Data and its collection, storage, governance and use was a major theme of the Emerging Tech in Health conference 2019 in Christchurch: A summary of some of the key presentations.
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Costs of various Auckland plumbing services

Press Release – Money Hub

MoneyHub publishes a guide of estimated costs of various Auckland plumbing services

To eliminate uncertainty for households when contemplating calling a plumber, MoneyHub has published an extensive guide to plumbing services in Auckland. Read more »

Will ditching the CGT have revived business spirits?

Article – BusinessDesk

By Jenny Ruth

May 27 (BusinessDesk) – Amid an action-packed week for business news, a key piece of information will arrive on Wednesday afternoon when ANZ Bank’s latest business confidence survey shows whether Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern’s decision to drop a planned capital gains tax has lifted business owners’ spirits. Read more »

New Case of Measles in Northland

Press Release – Northland District Health Board

A woman with measles was admitted to Whangarei Hospital ICU on Saturday 25 May and is in a stable condition.

After travelling to the Philippines, the woman travelled back to New Zealand in early May and developed signs and symptoms of measles about two weeks later. She presented at Whangarei Hospital last week, was clinically diagnosed with measles and treated as such. Read more »

Free Press, 27 May 2019 – The Last of the Stardust

Press Release – ACT New Zealand

The Last of the Stardust

Jacinda Ardern’s Bachelor of Communication Studies taught her not how to change reality, but how people see it. Read more »

Air NZ announces multi-billion investment in 787-10 Crafts

Press Release – Air New Zealand

Air New Zealand has today announced significant investment in its international network and customer experience with commitments to purchase eight Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner aircraft powered by GE Aviation’s GEnx-1B engines. Read more »

Greenstone Entertainment – Summer Concert Tour 2020

Press Release – Greenstone Entertainment

Greenstone Entertainment has hit a milestone, we are 10 years old! To celebrate our anniversary in style we’re bringing you 5 massive acts. We’re promising concert goers a huge day, with five international artists to headline the 2020 Summer Concert Tour at each of our three January shows taking place in Queenstown, Taupo and Whitianga. Read more »

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