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Tourism industry unites to oppose Travel Tax

Tuesday, 28 July 2015, 11:22 am | Joint Press Release

The Government must rethink its new Travel Tax because it is bad policy which will harm New Zealand’s economy, a coalition of tourism, travel and aviation organisations says. More >>

Historical Medical Cannabis Policy Briefing

Friday, 24 July 2015, 3:50 pm | Joint Press Release

The New Zealand Drug Foundation in conjunction with United in Compassion New Zealand call upon United Patients Group to contribute to a first-of-its-kind collaboration between US and international experts to further explore cannabis as a possible therapeutic ... More >>

Local Government Wants More Investment in Its Communities

Monday, 20 July 2015, 10:39 am | Joint Press Release

A report, based on the findings of a recent survey, identifies what Mayors and Chairs of local authorities think are the major issues facing their communities. More >>

DCC and NZ Police on upcoming View Street event.

Wednesday, 15 July 2015, 5:35 pm | Joint Press Release

Over the past few days, the Dunedin City Council and Dunedin Police have received a number of calls regarding an event planned at a View St address which has caused some concern amongst nearby residents. More >>

Intersection upgrades planned on Nelson Street

Thursday, 25 June 2015, 8:57 am | Joint Press Release

Improvements to the Nelson/Union Street and Hobson/Pitt Street intersections will start on Sunday as part of the Nelson Street Cycle Route, a joint project of the NZ Transport Agency and Auckland Transport. The work has been divided into three ... More >>

GODZone and Primal Quest Join Forces

Wednesday, 24 June 2015, 12:11 pm | Joint Press Release

Two of the biggest names in the world of adventure racing have today announced a partnership to establish an innovative sporting platform for adventure racing worldwide More >>

Complaint Over Controversial Swamp Kauri Released

Thursday, 18 June 2015, 10:09 am | Joint Press Release

Today the Northland Environmental Protection Society and Far North branch of Forest and Bird release a complaint laid with the Auditor General on 28 May 2015 over the many discrepancies in the controversial export of swamp kauri from Northland wetlands. ... More >>

Interest in Trade Certification for Infrastructure Workers

Wednesday, 17 June 2015, 2:23 pm | Joint Press Release

Wellington, 4 May 2015: The civil infrastructure industry is enthusiastically welcoming the new trade qualification for its workers. More >>

Printicular Launches Instant Mobile Photo Printing in German

Wednesday, 17 June 2015, 9:31 am | Joint Press Release

Printicular, one of the world’s fastest growing mobile photo printing services, today launched in Germany as part of the KODAK Photo Service program, enabling Printicular app users to send photos directly from their phones and print instantly on Kodak ... More >>

NZ's first Arbor Week officially starts today

Monday, 1 June 2015, 7:36 pm | Joint Press Release

Community groups nationwide will be planting nearly 900 trees during New Zealand's first official Arbor Week which starts today. The Arbor Week initiative was developed as a joint venture by Keep New Zealand Beautiful, alongside Paper4trees, and will ... More >>

Rural Connectivity Symposium 2015 gets underway today

Thursday, 28 May 2015, 10:03 am | Joint Press Release

After months of planning TUANZ and RHAANZ are delighted to announce that the Rural Connectivity Symposium kicks off in Wellington today. More >>

Challenge Wanaka to Partner with Cystic Fibrosis NZ in 2016

Wednesday, 27 May 2015, 12:07 pm | Joint Press Release

Cystic Fibrosis New Zealand and Challenge Wanaka are thrilled to announce that they will continue to partner each other in 2016. The 2015 event raised just over $20,000 for Kiwis living with cystic fibrosis – an outstanding result, with donations more ... More >>

Manurewa Marae youth group wins National Youth Award

Wednesday, 27 May 2015, 11:13 am | Joint Press Release

The youth group behind the innovative Marae-based programme called Taiohi Whai Oranga in Manurewa, has won a National Youth Award at a ceremony in Wellington last night. More >>

Bus Interchange opening postponed

Thursday, 14 May 2015, 2:50 pm | Joint Press Release

Bus Interchange opening postponed Technical issues with the automated system at Christchurch’s new Bus Interchange has meant the operational opening of the facility will be postponed. More >>

MMF Music Managers Awards winners announced

Thursday, 14 May 2015, 12:00 pm | Joint Press Release

The MMF New Zealand, Recorded Music New Zealand, APRA AMCOS, Neuw Denim and the New Zealand Music Commission are proud to announce the winners for the 2015 Music Managers Awards. More >>

Kidspot Au Pair of the Year Award 2015

Tuesday, 12 May 2015, 12:04 pm | Joint Press Release

New Zealand’s second Au Pair of the Year award has been announced recognise the contribution that many young travellers are making to the lives of Kiwi families, as well as increase awareness amongst parents au pair childcare, a concept still ... More >>

New Zealand’s first ‘perfect 10’ Homestar house

Thursday, 7 May 2015, 12:22 pm | Joint Press Release

New Zealand’s most sustainable and energy efficient house will soon be a reality – and it’s in Tauranga. More >>

Road Safety Week: 7 Strategies to #SaveKidsLives

Friday, 1 May 2015, 1:28 pm | Joint Press Release

Communities across New Zealand will be marching for kids’ safety as part of UN Global Road Safety Week 2015 (4-10 May), to help #SaveKidsLives and prevent children and young people being killed and injured on NZ roads. On average 19 children are ... More >>

Tool launched to improve outcomes for Māori students

Thursday, 30 April 2015, 1:04 pm | Joint Press Release

Tool launched to improve outcomes for Māori students A self-review tool to help boards of trustees to improve outcomes for Māori students by evaluating and improving cultural responsiveness in their school has just been jointly launched by the Ministry ... More >>

NZ Merino and Landcorp fashion new market for ‘carpet' wool

Thursday, 30 April 2015, 10:40 am | Joint Press Release

New Zealand strong wool, renowned for its use in carpets, is set to become world famous for a new use – on people’s feet. Danish footwear firm Glerups has signed a two-year deal with The New Zealand Merino Company (NZM) and New Zealand’s largest ... More >>



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