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NZME Auckland Agency Sales Team Increases Radio Expertise

Press Release – NZME.

NZME Auckland Agency Sales Team Increases Radio Expertise

15 February 2016 – New Zealand Media and Entertainment (NZME) has announced the appointment of five newly created specialist account director roles in Auckland. Read more »

Burling and Tuke go into final day with strong lead

Press Release – Yachting New Nealand

Burling and Tuke go into final day World Champs with strong lead

Peter Burling and Blair Tuke will take a healthy 28 point lead into the last of the 2016 49er World Championships in Clearwater, Florida. Read more »

Universal basic Income – is it enough?

Press Release – New Zealand Fabian Society

A Universal basic Income for New Zealand – on the cards, but is it enough?
Its about equity, a distributive state and the capacity for people to shape their own lives. Read more »

Summerset acquires land for second Hamilton village

Article – BusinessDesk

Summerset acquires land for second Hamilton village

By Paul McBeth

Feb. 15 (BusinessDesk) – Summerset Group plans to build a second retirement village in Hamilton after buying a 6.3 hectare site north of the city. Read more »

FIRST CUT: Contact Energy reports $116M half year loss

Article – BusinessDesk

FIRST CUT: Contact Energy reports $116M half year loss on asset writedowns

By Pattrick Smellie

Feb. Read more »

Contact sells Otahuhu power station site for $30 mln

Article – BusinessDesk

Contact sells Otahuhu power station site to property developer

By Pattrick Smellie

Feb. 15 (BusinessDesk) – Contact Energy has sold the site of its Otahuhu gas-fired power station to Auckland land developer Stonehill Property Trust for $30 million, following its closure last year. Read more »

NZIER savages Wgtn runway extension in BARNZ submission

Article – BusinessDesk

NZIER savages Wellington runway extension in report for airlines

By Pattrick Smellie

Feb. 15 (BusinessDesk) – Analysis backing the proposed Wellington airport runway extension “grossly overstates” the benefits, Read more »

Lower Ticket Prices, More Vendors For Northland Field Days

Press Release – Northland Field Days

Lower Ticket Prices, More Ticket Vendors Make Field Days More Affordable Than Ever

NORTHLAND Field Day organisers have made Northland’s biggest outdoor event even more accessable in 2016 by dropping adult ticket prices, introducing a new family pass and increasing the number of ticket vendors. Read more »

New Commercial Manager at Alexandra Park

Press Release – Alexandra Park

New Commercial Manager at Alexandra Park

The appointment of Alexandra Park’s Commercial Manager, Byron Waring, reflects the Auckland Trotting Club’s broadening role as a major Auckland property enabler, says Alexandra Park chief executive, Dominique Dowding. Read more »

Melanoma Referral by Business Card

Press Release – New Zealand Labour Party

Melanoma Referral by Business Card

Annette King
Deputy Leader
Health Spokesperson

Melanoma patients are being handed business cards for private cancer clinics as they leave hospital, says Labour’s Health spokesperson Annette King. Read more »

Hamilton Police launch homicide inquiry

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Hamilton Police launch homicide inquiry

Hamilton Police have launched a homicide inquiry after a woman died at Waikato Hospital on Thursday morning. Read more »

Thousands Enjoy Inaugural Rwts in Hamilton

Press Release – RWTS

Thousands Enjoy Inaugural RWTS in Hamilton

Rio dressage hopeful John Thompson danced his way to victory at the inaugural Riding with the Stars in Hamilton tonight while honours in the showjumping went to the Australians . . . riding New Zealand bred horses. Read more »

NZ dollar heads for 0.9% weekly gain

Article – BusinessDesk

NZ dollar heads for 0.9% weekly gain as global fears see investors dump greenback

By Paul McBeth

Feb. 12 (BusinessDesk) – The New Zealand dollar is heading for a 0.9 percent weekly gain as increasing fears about the strength of the global economy has prompted investors to wind back their greenback holdings, having piled in on the prospect of higher interest rates in the world’s biggest economy. Read more »

Harmoney has $30 mln on hand as it steps up Australia launch

Article – BusinessDesk

Harmoney has $30 mln on hand as it steps up Australia launch
By Paul McBeth

Feb. 12 (BusinessDesk) – Harmoney Corp, New Zealand’s first and biggest peer-to-peer lender, has raised $30 million of working capital as it steps up plans to launch in Australia this year, but doesn’t anticipate seeking more funds until it’s cash-flow neutral. Read more »

CORRECT: Innate Immunotherapeutics co-founder sues company

Article – BusinessDesk

CORRECT: Innate Immunotherapeutics co-founder sues for royalties

(Corrects company name to Innate Immunotherapeutics) Read more »

Overnight motorway closures 14 – 20 February 2016

Press Release – NZTA

TRAFFIC BULLETIN

12 February 2016 | AUCKLAND

Overnight motorway closures
14 – 20 February 2016
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Acting District Court Judges appointed

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Hon Christopher Finlayson
Attorney-General
12 February 2016
Media Statement
Acting District Court Judges appointed

Two Acting District Court Judges have been appointed, Attorney-General Christopher Finlayson QC announced today. Read more »

Mondiale Auckland Aces named for Plunket Shield clash

Press Release – Auckland Cricket

Media Release
Friday, 12 February 2016

Mondiale Auckland Aces named for top of the table Plunket Shield clash
The Mondiale Auckland Aces have made one change to their squad to face the Wellington Firebirds from tomorrow at Colin Maiden Park. Read more »

Council responses to animal management

Press Release – Calum Penrose

Council responses to animal management

Recent attacks by dogs in Waiuku and Manukau remind us of how important it is to take care with dogs. There is a responsibility of both dog owners and the general public to understand that the behaviour of dogs can be unpredictable. In the case of the Waiuku attack the dog reportedly had a history with council and was Read more »

Auckland Hearts named for Women’s One Day Final

Press Release – Auckland Cricket

Auckland Hearts named for Women’s One Day Final
Friday, 12 February 2016
The Auckland Hearts have named a strong squad for the Women’s One Day Final against the Wellington Blaze. Read more »

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