Archive for the 'Supercity' Category

Businessman gets jail for evading nearly $400,000 in tax

Press Release – New Zealand Inland Revenue

Auckland businessman gets jail for evading nearly $400,000 in tax

25 January 2017

Auckland businessman Clive Stephen William Bench was last week sentenced to 19 months in prison for failing to pay $399,827 in GST, income tax and withholding tax. Read more »

Mayor Goff to attend Waitangi@Waititi 2017

Press Release – Te Whanau O Waipareira Trust

Press Release

25 January, 2017

Mayor Goff to attend Waitangi@Waititi 2017 Read more »

Coastguard urges boaties to look after their safety

Press Release – Coastguard

MONDAY, JANUARY 23, 2017
Coastguard urges boaties to look after their safety during busy summer period

After some high profile incidents on the water late in 2016 and since the New Year, Coastguard’s latest safety initiative urges boaties to check their lifejackets and those of their families, to ensure everyone stays safe this summer. Read more »

Dunne Speaks – Congratulations Mr President

Column – Peter Dunne

Dunne Speaks – Congratulations Mr President

Congratulations Donald Trump! I do not support anything you stand for, and certainly would not have voted for you, had I been an American citizen eligible to vote last year. Read more »

Theft from vehicles in Gore area

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Theft from vehicles in Gore area

Please attribute to Sergeant Clint Wright, Gore Police:

Police are investigating a spate of thefts from vehicles across the Gore area overnight from Monday to Tuesday 24th January. Read more »

Police looking for brothers Josh Larkins and Perry Bristow

Press Release – New Zealand Police

“Police looking for brothers Josh Larkins and Perry Bristow”

Police are looking for 26 year-old Joshua Larkins, who is thought to be travelling in the company of his brother, 32 year-old Perry Bristow. Read more »

Minimum wage increase inadequate

Press Release – E tu

February 24th, 2017
MEDIA RELEASE
E tū says pay Living Wage; minimum wage increase inadequate
E tū says a 50 cent increase in the minimum wage doesn’t go far enough and employers should commit to paying the Living Wage. Read more »

Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei to host PM on Waitangi Day

Press Release – Ngati Whatua o Orakei

24 January 2017

Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei to host PM on Waitangi Day

Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei is delighted to announce that the Prime Minister, the Rt Hon. Bill English, has accepted its invitation and will be attending Waitangi Day celebrations at Orākei, Auckland. Read more »

Pokie takings continuing to increase

Press Release – Department Of Internal Affairs

January 2017

Pokie takings continuing to increase

Despite the continual decline in the number of gaming machines across New Zealand, spending on pub and club pokies has risen again, according to figures from the Department of Internal Affairs. Read more »

Food industry tactics shape public food policies

Press Release – University of Auckland

Food industry tactics shape public food policies

University of Auckland
24 January 2017
Food industry tactics shape public food policies Read more »

Cyber Bullying Concerns

Press Release – Norton Cyber Security

Parents Worry Children Are More Likely To Be Bullied In The Online World Than On A Playground

Norton Cyber Security Insights Report Reveals Parents’ Concerns About Cyberbullying and the Online World Read more »

24 January 2017New Leader for Conservative Party of NZ

Press Release – Conservative Party

PRESS RELEASE

24 January 2017New Leader for Conservative Party of NZ
The Board of the Conservative Party of New Zealand is delighted to be able to announce that Mr Leighton Baker is the new Party Leader. Read more »

Youth Programme acknowledges inspirational young people

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Hon Nikki Kaye

Minister for Youth
24 January 2017 Media Statement

Prime Minister’s Youth Programme acknowledges inspirational young people Read more »

Opening garden to help people facing life limiting illnesses

Press Release – Mercy Hospice Auckland

Opening garden to help people facing life limiting illnesses


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Quarter-Litre Bikes Pack a Powerful Punch

Press Release – Bikesport NZ

The 2017 Honda New Zealand Motocross Grand Prix at Woodville

QUARTER-LITRE BIKES PACK A POWERFUL PUNCH Read more »

Sit-in occupation to stop Niki’s Eviction

Press Release – Defend Glen Innes

Sit-in occupation to stop Niki’s Eviction

On Tuesday 24 January, the Tāmaki Redevelopment Company hopes to issue a Possession Order for 14 Taniwha Street, Glen Innes. Read more »

First Latin American To Stand For New Zealand Parliament

Press Release – Ricardo Menendez March

Grassroots Campaigner Ricardo Menendez March First Latin American To Stand For New Zealand Parliament

Grassroots campaigner and Racial Equity Aotearoa spokesperson Ricardo Menendez March has been selected as the Green Party candidate for the Mount Roskill electorate in the 2017 General Election. Read more »

Huge International Interest in Woodville Event

Press Release – Bikesport NZ

Huge International Interest in Woodville Event

JANUARY 24, 2017: The focus goes on Woodville this weekend as New Zealand’s elite motocross racers again flood into the town for the big annual New Zealand Motocross Grand Prix. Read more »

Bar owner convicted in landmark case

Press Release – Auckland Regional Public Health Service

Bar owner convicted in landmark case

Source: Auckland Regional Public Health Service
A bar owner has been convicted for breaking smoking laws in a landmark case which may encourage others to make their establishments completely smoke-free. Read more »

Whitianga Tsunami Open Day

Press Release – Thames Coromandel District Council

Whitianga Tsunami Open Day

We’re holding an open day on the Saturday of Auckland Anniversary Weekend to ensure you and as many residents as possible can attend. Read more »

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