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DOC and New Zealand Fur Council agreement a win-win

Wednesday, 15 April 2015, 12:46 pm | Joint Press Release

Greater conservation and economic benefits will follow an agreement signed by the Department of Conservation (DOC) and New Zealand Fur Council (NZFC) today. DOC already works with individuals who wish to hunt and trap on conservation land, but this Memorandum ... More >>

Cawthron Institute joins FoodHQ

Thursday, 9 April 2015, 3:44 pm | Joint Press Release

The country's largest independent science organisation, Cawthron Institute, has become the newest member of New Zealand's food research collaboration, FoodHQ. More >>

Kiwis Encouraged to Sleep Under the Stars At Camp Gallipoli

Monday, 23 March 2015, 9:07 am | Joint Press Release

With only one month to go until the centenary of Anzac Day, Kiwis are being encouraged to join together to commemorate 100 years the since the landing of New Zealand and Australian forces at Anzac Cove in 1915. More >>

Wairarapa and Hutt Valley DHBs to appoint separate CEOs

Friday, 20 March 2015, 12:29 pm | Joint Press Release

Wairarapa and Hutt Valley District Health Boards (DHBs) will appoint separate chief executives to help address the unique health challenges of their regions. More >>

Partnership pays off with wool contract for Danish shoes

Wednesday, 18 March 2015, 9:00 am | Joint Press Release

The New Zealand Merino Company (NZM) and Landcorp New Zealand have secured an exclusive deal with Danish footwear firm Glerups to use New Zealand strong wool in its products. The two-year deal will see a total of more than 90 tonnes of strong wool, farmed ... More >>

Churches Urge More Humanitarian Support for Syria and Iraq

Friday, 13 March 2015, 3:08 pm | Joint Press Release

Church leaders, Caritas and Christian World Service are calling for an increase in peace efforts and humanitarian aid from the New Zealand Government and support from the New Zealand public, as the Syrian people face their fifth year of unrelenting ... More >>

44 The Terrace scores ‘excellent’ NABERSNZ rating

Wednesday, 25 February 2015, 1:15 pm | Joint Press Release

A 1980s Wellington office building owned by Kiwi Property Group has been awarded a 4.5 star ‘excellent’ NABERSNZ energy rating, reflecting a 10-year focus on energy efficiency. More >>

Forest safety council underway

Wednesday, 25 February 2015, 12:22 pm | Joint Press Release

The forest industry has established a safety council to make forests safer places to work. This was a key recommendation of the Independent Forestry Safety Review Panel that reviewed forest workplace safety in 2014. The Forest Industry Safety Council ... More >>

Industry Organisations Hail Supreme Court Decision

Wednesday, 18 February 2015, 12:36 pm | Joint Press Release

Contractors and sub-contractors have hailed a Supreme Court decision on a liquidator’s powers to claw back payments made by an insolvent company to a contractor, as a victory for common sense. More >>

Joint Southland Otago approach to address transport issues

Wednesday, 4 February 2015, 4:06 pm | Joint Press Release

Southland and Otago residents have until 6 March to make submissions on the newly released Draft Otago Southland Regional Land Transport Plan. More >>

Fonterra and DOC working together on World Wetlands Day

Wednesday, 4 February 2015, 1:08 pm | Joint Press Release

With World Wetlands Day marked this week (February 2), Fonterra and the Department of Conservation (DOC) are continuing their work to improve the health of five key catchments across New Zealand, through their Living Water partnership. More >>

Adding value to business and balance to life

Wednesday, 4 February 2015, 12:54 pm | Joint Press Release

Dairy Women’s Network and DairyNZ are running free goal setting workshops called ‘Know where you are heading’ in nine locations throughout New Zealand during February and March. More >>

New campaign consultancy to partner with CrosbyITextor

Wednesday, 4 February 2015, 12:27 pm | Joint Press Release

Kiri Hannifin and Jo de Joux today announced the formation of Hannifin de Joux, an integrated public affairs and campaign consultancy that will form a strategic partnership with CrosbyITextor Group in New Zealand. More >>

Taize Brothers to visit Christchurch

Tuesday, 3 February 2015, 12:28 pm | Joint Press Release

The Taizé Brothers from France are to bring their style of worship and prayer to Christchurch at the Transitional Cathedral on Wednesday 11th February. The Taizé community is made up of more than one hundred brothers, Catholic and from various ... More >>

Kiwi actor set to star in post-Apocalyptic movie

Tuesday, 3 February 2015, 10:15 am | Joint Press Release

A new dystopian sci-fi feature film starring New Zealand actor James Morcan is soon to begin production in Australia. After filming two recent productions together in ‘My Cornerstone’ and ‘Love You Krishna,’ New Zealand actor and writer James ... More >>

Waikato University in partnership with CTC Aviation

Thursday, 29 January 2015, 10:38 am | Joint Press Release

The University of Waikato and the Hamilton Airport-based pilot training company CTC Aviation have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to work on the development of joint programmes in aviation. More >>

Missing Mineral

Wednesday, 28 January 2015, 9:47 am | Joint Press Release

A major mineral is missing in many soils and most soil tests do not even monitor its presence. This mineral can increase stress resistance, boost photosynthesis and chlorophyll content, improve drought resistance, salt tolerance, soil fertility and ... More >>

1931 Earthquake Survivors event this weekend

Tuesday, 27 January 2015, 12:21 pm | Joint Press Release

This Sunday, 1 February, survivors of the 1931 Hawke’s Bay earthquake will meet again over afternoon tea. This event is an established part of the 1931 Earthquake commemoration calendar after being generously initiated by volunteers about 15 years ... More >>

Canadian reseller helps NZ business software reach markets

Tuesday, 27 January 2015, 11:16 am | Joint Press Release

Technology consultancy Theta announced today that it has entered into a reseller alliance agreement with Toronto-based Project X for the promotion, sales and support of its Six Degrees enterprise planning software in Canada and the United States. More >>

Warts and all expose of Taranaki’s oil and gas

Tuesday, 27 January 2015, 10:35 am | Joint Press Release

Taranaki’s relationship with oil and gas will be examined at an Environmental and Conservation Organisations of Aotearoa New Zealand (ECO) gathering this weekend. More >>



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