Country’s largest motorhome, caravan and outdoor expo

Press Release – NZMCA

18 October 2017

Country’s largest annual motorhome, caravan and outdoor expo building for even bigger show
New Zealand’s largest annual motorhome, caravan and outdoor expo, the Covi NZMCA Insurance Motorhome, Caravan & Outdoor SuperShow, is building for an even bigger show with the introduction of a dedicated accessories hall and marque. Read more »

Aucklander Won’t Let Diabetes Control His Life

Press Release – IRONMAN

Aucklander Won’t Let Diabetes Control His Life as He Races Ironman 70.3 Taupo This December


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Next stage of work at new safe speed camera sites: Counties

Press Release – New Zealand Police

*”Next stage of work at new safe speed camera sites”*

Work has progressed on the installation of a new safe speed camera in a high crash risk area in the Counties Manukau Police district. Read more »

China’s Citic Capital builds 7.3% stake in Tourism Holdings

Article – BusinessDesk

China’s Citic Capital builds 7.3% stake in Tourism Holdings

By Paul McBeth

Oct. 18 (BusinessDesk) – Chinese investment manager Citic Capital, which oversees US$21 billion of assets, has built up a 7.3 percent stake in Tourism Holdings, making it the motorhome operator’s second-biggest shareholder. Read more »

Next stage of work at new safe speed camera site: Waikato

Press Release – New Zealand Police

*”Next stage of work at new safe speed camera site”*

Work is progressing on the installation of a new safe speed camera in a high crash risk area in the Waikato Police district. Read more »

Extra concerts for Greg Johnson & Mel Parsons tour

Press Release – Joint Press Release

Extra concerts for Greg Johnson & Mel Parsons tour

Greg Johnson & Mel Parsons have added two more concerts to meet demand for their NZ tour next month. Read more »

Promapp Ranked #4 in TIN Top Ten Hot Emerging Companies

Press Release – Promapp

Promapp Ranked #4 in TIN Top Ten Hot Emerging Companies

Auckland, 18 October 2017 – Promapp < Read more »

Celebrating Chinese Language Week at Russell McVeagh

Press Release – Russell McVeagh

Celebrating Chinese Language Week at Russell McVeagh

18 October 2017

Russell McVeagh is marking New Zealand Chinese Language Week with a number of events to raise the profile of the language, business etiquette and culture amongst its staff. Read more »

Serious crash in Papakura

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Serious crash in Papakura

Please attribute to Senior Sergeant Amber Stobie, Counties Manukau Police:

Police are currently at the scene of a serious crash on Mill Road in Papakura after two vehicles are believed to have collided just before 11am. Read more »

Panuku Development Auckland Adopts Homestar Rating

Press Release – Panuku Development Auckland

Panuku adopts Homestar rating to deliver healthier, more energy efficient homes for Auckland

New homes on sites controlled by Panuku Development Auckland will meet higher standards for health, warmth and energy efficiency thanks to a move by the Council’s urban regeneration agency. Read more »

Mercury NZ lifts earnings outlook

Article – BusinessDesk

Mercury NZ lifts earnings outlook as wet weather boosts North Island hydro generation

By Paul McBeth

Oct. 18 (BusinessDesk) – Mercury NZ, the electricity generator-retailer formerly known as MightyRiverPower, raised its annual earnings guidance as the spell of wet weather boosted generation at its North Island hydro plants. Read more »

Company to pay $6000 for poor employment record

Press Release – Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment

18 October 2017

Construction company to pay $6000 for poor employment records

A construction company in Auckland has been penalised $6000 by the Employment Relations Authority (ERA) after a Labour Inspectorate investigation found breaches of record keeping. Read more »

Kartsport NZ’s Nth & Sth Island Sprint Titles up for Grabs

Press Release – KartSport

Kartsport Nz’s Nth & Sth Island Sprint Titles up for Grabs This Weekend

It’s KartSport New Zealand North and South Island Sprint Kart Championships title time again with events in Hamilton and Nelson over Labour Weekend. Read more »

222,000 Passengers Cruise into New Zealand

Press Release – Statistics New Zealand

222,000 passengers cruise into New Zealand

New Zealand was visited by 222,000 unique cruise ship passengers in the year ended June 2017, Stats NZ said today. This was down 7 percent from the June 2016 year, but was 14 percent higher than the June 2015 year. The drop from 2016 partly reflected fewer ships being available for voyages. Read more »

Fraud threatened industry

Press Release – Serious Fraud Office

18 October 2017
Fraud threatened industry
A former dairy industry scientist charged with fraud has been sentenced in the Auckland District Court today. Read more »

Decision digest :Environment and Community Committee

Press Release – Auckland Council

Decision digest | Environment and Community Committee

17 October 2017

Protecting the Hunua Ranges, Smokefree policy and Western Isthmus water quality approach approved Read more »

Preparing for the coming wave of retirement

Press Release – Xero

Xero announces plan to help accountants, bookkeepers and small businesses to prepare for the coming wave of retirement Read more »

Pacific Edge Named #6 in TIN Top Ten Hot Emerging Companies

Press Release – Pacific Edge

Pacific Edge named number 6 in TIN Top Ten Hot Emerging Companies for 2017

Pacific Edge’s global growth and positive revenue trajectory has been recognised with the cancer diagnostics company named number 6 in the TIN Top Ten List of Hot Emerging Companies for 2017. Read more »

Animal advocates unveil ‘dog rodeo’ campaign

Press Release – SAFE

18 October 2017

Animal advocates unveil ‘dog rodeo’ campaign
Labour weekend, the start of the New Zealand rodeo season, will see calves, horses and bulls subjected to stress and fear in the name of entertainment. Read more »

Auckland School gets on board Mastercard Girls4Tech

Press Release – Mastercard

Auckland School gets on board Mastercard Girls4Tech to encourage STEM Education

Auckland, New Zealand – 17 October 2017 – As term four begins, an Auckland school is ramping up its focus on STEM with Girls4Tech™, a global Mastercard initiative, to encourage girls to get involved in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Read more »