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Ambulance unions concern over St John Ambulance funding

Saturday, 9 November 2019, 11:10 am | Joint Press Release

NZAA/AWUNZ, the unions with the majority of ambulance officers in New Zealand, have today expressed their concerns at the delay in releasing short-term funding promised in the May Budget for the St John Ambulance Service. More >>

Religious leaders urge MPs to reconsider euthanasia bill

Wednesday, 6 November 2019, 7:50 pm | Joint Press Release

Religious leaders urge MPs to reconsider euthanasia bill Religious leaders from a number of New Zealand’s faith traditions have written a joint letter to members of Parliament expressing their grave concerns about passing the End of Life Choice ... More >>

Calls to ban farm conversions to forestry make no sense

Sunday, 3 November 2019, 6:38 pm | Joint Press Release

Calls to ban farm conversions to forestry ‘make no sense and are dangerously jeopardising fight against climate change’ More >>

Muslim Wellington delighted with new mural

Saturday, 2 November 2019, 12:27 pm | Joint Press Release

A long wall of ornate flowers, unveiled on Wednesday in the heart of Wellington, Te Ngākau Civic Square. Tahir Nawiz, President of the Association that cares for the Kilbirnie mosque, spoke at the unveiling of six months of the collaborative work ... More >>

The System Apocalypse Short Story Anthology Volume 1

Saturday, 2 November 2019, 12:20 pm | Joint Press Release

A collection of tales set during the first year of the System Apocalypse telling stories of intrigue, mystery, and survival in a world filled with aliens, monsters, murder and more. More >>

Julian Assange is the "canary in the coalmine"

Saturday, 2 November 2019, 11:27 am | Joint Press Release

PRESS RELEASE 01/11/2019: Julian Assange is the "canary in the coalmine" Without Free speech there is no "press" and without the press there can be no meaningful democracy. Why is it that it is left to the Spanish to investigate ... More >>

Korean community representatives welcome the SuMRC report

Thursday, 17 October 2019, 8:12 pm | Joint Press Release

PRESS RELEASE – “Korean community representatives welcome the SuMRC report on Asian suicides in Aotearoa New Zealand and calls on the Government to act” More >>

Holidays Act compliance project

Tuesday, 8 October 2019, 2:15 pm | Joint Press Release

More than 100,000 health workers will have their holiday pay calculations reviewed going back to 2010 with an undertaking that any shortfall will be refunded. More >>

Plugging in to the future of transport

Friday, 4 October 2019, 4:41 pm | Joint Press Release

Two state-of-the-art electric vehicle charging stations will soon be available at the Athol Street carpark in the Queenstown town centre. More >>

Independent Retailers on Electricity Reforms

Thursday, 3 October 2019, 8:12 pm | Joint Press Release

Independent Retailers Call on the Electricity Authority to Implement the Government Electricity Reforms with Urgency Press Release - for immediate release Independent retailers Ecotricity, energyclubnz, Flick Electric Co., Pulse Energy, Vocus (who ... More >>

Nonviolent demonstrators at the Dead Sea evicted

Sunday, 29 September 2019, 12:00 pm | Joint Press Release

Israeli army forcibly evicts nonviolent demonstrators at the Dead Sea: Demonstrators demand water rights and justice, one Palestinian activist detained. More >>

Compelling New Documentary Series Matangireia

Thursday, 26 September 2019, 6:51 pm | Joint Press Release

RNZ and NZ On Air Launch Compelling New Documentary Series Matangireia A compelling new RNZ / NZ On Air video and podcast series exploring the political legacies of six former Māori MPs has been launched at Parliament by Hon Nanaia Mahuta, Minister ... More >>

Dairy Women’s Network building financial confidence

Tuesday, 24 September 2019, 10:58 am | Joint Press Release

As the dairy industry experiences unprecedented change, and transitions into a new operating environment, the Dairy Women’s Network is partnering with ASB to run a series of workshops aimed at building financial confidence for farmers throughout ... More >>

$40,000 Disability-Focused Bursary for Photographers

Friday, 20 September 2019, 11:42 am | Joint Press Release

Getty Images and Verizon Media announce $40,000 Disability-Focused Creative Bursary to support and encourage talent as they convey the stories, lives and realities of the disability community SYDNEY, Australia —September 20, 2019 — Getty Images ... More >>

Revealed: New Zealand’s most (and least) indebted councils

Thursday, 19 September 2019, 10:36 am | Joint Press Release

This year’s Ratepayers’ Report , local government league tables released yesterday, reveals which local councils owe the most and which owe the least. More >>

Elle Macpherson Launches Inaugural NZ Fashion Week Gala

Monday, 16 September 2019, 8:54 pm | Joint Press Release

Media Release Elle Macpherson Launches Inaugural New Zealand Fashion Week Gala Duco Events and New Zealand Fashion Week announce plans for General Capital Presents: New Zealand Fashion Week Gala with Elle Macpherson The inaugural gala will be ... More >>

Huakina exhibition opens new pathways for prisoners

Wednesday, 11 September 2019, 6:36 pm | Joint Press Release

Huakina - to open at Expressions Whirinaki Gallery, Facilitated by The Learning Connexion: School of Creativity and Art More >>

The Diversity Agenda wins prestigious international award

Wednesday, 11 September 2019, 12:11 pm | Joint Press Release

An entry from Aotearoa has won the “best diversity and inclusion initiative” award at the FIDIC International Federation of Consulting Engineers excellence awards in Mexico City. More >>

Mobil teams up with Skills Active Aotearoa

Wednesday, 11 September 2019, 9:30 am | Joint Press Release

Mobil Oil New Zealand Limited (Mobil) has embarked on a path towards deeper understanding of tikanga and te reo Māori in the workplace, through a new partnership with Skills Active Aotearoa. More >>

Tītipounamu at home in ZEALANDIA

Tuesday, 10 September 2019, 2:02 pm | Joint Press Release

Conservation Week is coming up and what better time to check in on the tītipounamu (rifleman) which were introduced to ZEALANDIA ecosanctuary following a translocation from the Wainuiomata Mainland Island in March this year. More >>

 

 

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