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GO SOLO 2008

Friday, 4 July 2008, 4:46 pm | Media Statement

Go Solo 2008 presents the exciting future of Kiwi theatre with twenty new New Zealand compositions created and performed by third year actors from Toi Whakaari: NZ Drama School. More >>

Settlement a wake up call to other Iwi groups

Tuesday, 1 July 2008, 11:25 am | Media Statement

The Central North Island settlement is a wake up call to other Iwi groups who are currently engaged in the settlement process according to three prominent Northland leaders. More >>

Film Festival Set To Launch

Tuesday, 1 July 2008, 12:19 am | Media Statement

The New Zealand Mountain films is set to go this Friday (4 July) with a five day-and-night programme packed with talented international and New Zealand made films, passionate adventure speakers, ice sculpting competition and exhibitions. More >>

NZ Jumps 100 Year Waiting List

Monday, 30 June 2008, 1:17 pm | Media Statement

NZ Jumps 100 Year Waiting List To Host One Of The World’s Best Chefs More >>

The sexy reinvention of the milkshake

Monday, 30 June 2008, 10:37 am | Media Statement

ShakeAway is being launched in New Zealand and is reinventing the good ol’ classic milkshake. No longer just about the chocolate, vanilla, banana and strawberry flavours, the sexy shakeaway ‘shake’ introduces over 150 flavours from apple pie to party ... More >>

Sportsman’s Massage Table Wins Design Award

Monday, 30 June 2008, 10:16 am | Media Statement

Alexander Wastney, a 22 year old professional basketballer and industrial designer, has won the eighth annual Dyson Product Design Award at an award ceremony held in Auckland. More >>

Property Industry Questions City Rate Rises

Wednesday, 18 June 2008, 10:08 am | Media Statement

Two prominent members of Christchurch’s property industry are predicting increased pressure on central city retail, if what they describe as the Christchurch City Council’s “deliberate anti-business” practices of increased rates for business are voted ... More >>

New Landmark for Auckland

Monday, 16 June 2008, 3:05 pm | Media Statement

Options for a landmark gateway into Auckland City were unveiled today for the Orakei Point area on the City fringe. More >>

Government Showing No Leadership Over Wind Farms

Friday, 13 June 2008, 5:35 pm | Media Statement

The Government, moving at snail’s pace to develop a national wind strategy based on solid research, is exposing New Zealand to power shortages and price hikes. More >>

Profile: Monte Rereamoamo Ohia

Thursday, 12 June 2008, 5:38 pm | Media Statement

Qualifications: Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Arts, Masters of Educational Administration, Completing a PHD (on Maori transformation through moral, ethical and spiritual imperatives) Work history: School Teacher, Maori Adviser for the Education Department, Massey ... More >>

LexisNexis Acquires LAWbase

Thursday, 12 June 2008, 2:30 pm | Media Statement

Small to medium size law firms to benefit from expanded LexisNexis(r) practice management portfolio More >>

New Zealand Audiences Say I Do

Thursday, 12 June 2008, 2:20 pm | Media Statement

Kiwi Film Second-Hand Wedding will break the $1M mark at the New Zealand Box Office this weekend, after just 5 weeks on screen. More >>

Peace Award Recipient to Give Free Public Talk

Monday, 9 June 2008, 11:23 am | Media Statement

Peace Award recipient and leader of an emerging new spirituality, Dr Pir Zia Inayat Khan, will be in Auckland for the first time this month. More >>

Tunnel Option Welcomed but Funding Query Remains

Monday, 9 June 2008, 11:13 am | Media Statement

Eden-Albert Auckland City Councillors today congratulated Transit for its decision to build a tunnel for the extension of SH20 through their ward in an attempt to minimise the disruption of the new motorway to the local communities. More >>

Pick "n" Grin Dance Fundraiser

Monday, 9 June 2008, 10:21 am | Media Statement

Come in out of the cold to the warmth of Pick n Grin, Friday night acoustic guitar and song sets featuring some of the best current talent from the Wellington acoustic scene. More >>

Support the Warriors with the Mad Butcher figurine

Thursday, 5 June 2008, 3:47 pm | Media Statement

Lion Red is excited to announce the launch of Madtastic; the new Lion Red talking figurine based on the very lively personality and character of Peter Leitch aka “The Mad Butcher”. More >>

Kiwis sceptical over business environmental claims

Thursday, 5 June 2008, 2:13 pm | Media Statement

On World Environment Day this Thursday, New Zealand business may have some explaining to do. According to a survey released today, New Zealanders want more proof businesses are stepping up to the environmental challenge. Findings from 'Eye on New Zealand', ... More >>

Cycling Team clocks two wins on US tour

Thursday, 29 May 2008, 4:11 pm | Media Statement

New Zealand’s Jazz Apple Cycling Team is already turning heads less than two weeks into its three month racing tour in the United States and Canada. More >>

Tabloid calls for active ingredient test

Thursday, 29 May 2008, 3:51 pm | Media Statement

A new test for manuka honey’s active anti-bacterial ingredient should be adopted as an industry standard, says a tabloid newspaper distributed today to suppliers, distributors and consumers. More >>

Honey companies knew UMF test was inaccurate

Thursday, 29 May 2008, 3:50 pm | Media Statement

Manuka honey companies which rely on the UMF test for anti-bacterial activity have known for five years it is inaccurate and unreliable. More >>