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Sanford Response to Government’s Proposed Marine Park

Wednesday, 13 January 2016, 9:49 am | Sherson Willis

Sanford Response to Government’s Proposed Hauraki Gulf Marine Park Fishing company Sanford (NZX: SAN ) says it will be in discussions with the Government around its concerns with the proposed new Hauraki Gulf Recreational Fishing Park outlined in ... More >>

Fishing Companies Launch New Vessel Monitoring System

Friday, 14 August 2015, 10:17 am | Sherson Willis

North Island fishers are being watched like never before and they’re embracing the idea. More >>

Precision Seafood Harvesting Named NZ’s Supreme Innovator

Thursday, 16 October 2014, 2:22 pm | Sherson Willis

Auckland, New Zealand - The new fishing technology tipped to change the way the world fishes has been named Supreme New Zealand Innovator for 2014 . More >>

Statement from Receivers of Panama Rd Developments Ltd

Thursday, 22 May 2014, 12:07 pm | Sherson Willis

Steve Tietjens and Kevin Gillespie, the receivers of Panama Road Developments Limited (In Receivership), can confirm that the receivers have settled the purchase of the land for stage one of the Springpark Development in Mt Wellington. More >>

Student Will Run 21 Half-Marathons in 21 Days

Saturday, 7 July 2012, 12:18 pm | Sherson Willis

University Student Will Run 21 Half-Marathons in 21 Days for Charity Since June 19, Fraser Ellis, a 20-year-old accounting student at the University of Otago, has been running a half marathon every day to raise much-needed funds for The Starship Foundation. ... More >>

New Year Honour for Sir Keith Park Memorial Campaign

Thursday, 12 January 2012, 1:25 pm | Sherson Willis

London financier Terry Smith, CEO of interdealer broker Tullett Prebon plc and of fund manager Fundsmith, who from 2007 to 2010 was Chairman of the Sir Keith Park Memorial Campaign, has been made a Member of the New ZealandOrder of Merit in the ... More >>

Martin Jetpack Soars To 5000ft

Monday, 30 May 2011, 1:45 pm | Sherson Willis

Christchurch, New Zealand - The future of Jetpack travel is a step closer after the latest record-breaking test in the Martin Jetpack. The Jetpack shot into the sky over the Canterbury Plains at a climb rate of 800ft per minute, reaching an altitude ... More >>

OECD Calls For Removal Of Zespri’s Monopoly

Wednesday, 11 May 2011, 11:20 am | Sherson Willis

OECD Calls For Removal Of Zespri’s Monopoly In its latest report on New Zealand the OECD has called for the removal of private company Zespri’s monopoly on the country’s kiwifruit exports. The report, OECD Economic Surveys: New Zealand 2011, ... More >>

Jazz Apples Lead Strong Start to ENZA’s Northern Hemi Season

Wednesday, 12 January 2011, 4:38 pm | Sherson Willis

12 January 2011 Jazz™Apples Lead Strong Start to Enza’s Northern Hemisphere Season Global apple industry leader, ENZA is reporting a positive Northern Hemisphere selling season for ENZA apple varieties grown in the USA and Europe. Results are being led ... More >>

Unveiling of Statue of NZ Battle of Britain Comman

Wednesday, 15 September 2010, 11:12 am | Sherson Willis

The unveiling is the only major London public event taking place on Battle of Britain Day More >>

Park Family To Attend Battle Of Britian Service

Tuesday, 14 September 2010, 2:57 pm | Sherson Willis

Three great-great nephews and nieces of Kiwi Battle of Britain hero Sir Keith Park will attend the National Commemorative Service marking the 70th Anniversary of the Battle of Britain in Wellington tomorrow (Wednesday, 15th September). More >>

Kiwi Battle Of Britain Veteran Heads To Unveiling

Monday, 13 September 2010, 10:26 am | Sherson Willis

Ninety two year old Battle of Britain veteran, Gr Capt John Gard’ner is the only New Zealand veteran who is able to make the trip to see the permanent statue to Sir Keith Park unveiled in London this week on Battle of Britain Day, Wednesday 15th ... More >>

PM's Attendance At memorial Unveiling Welcomed

Tuesday, 31 August 2010, 11:15 am | Sherson Willis

The Sir Keith Park Memorial Campaign is honoured that Prime Minister John Key has agreed to attend the unveiling of the permanent statue of New Zealander Sir Keith Park in London on Battle of Britain Day, in the 70th anniversary year. More >>

Braveheart Trust Launches Inaugural Art Exhibition

Monday, 29 March 2010, 9:35 am | Sherson Willis

A major exhibition of quality, affordable and collectible New Zealand art will be held in Auckland by the Braveheart Youth Trust in late May to support young people who are at risk of entering our courts or prisons. More >>

Lifestyle Loans Not Impacted By Receivership

Friday, 7 September 2007, 1:45 pm | Sherson Willis

The New Zealand Guardian Trust Company & Standby Servicers Limited, a subsidiary of Deloitte, have stepped in to take over the management of reverse mortgage ‘Lifestyle loans’ from Propertyfinance Securities Limited following that company being placed ... More >>

World’s Richest Puzzle Tipped For A Christmas Hit

Saturday, 28 July 2007, 2:29 pm | Sherson Willis

It’s still five months to Christmas….and only minutes since the puzzles went on sale, but New Zealand’s leading retailer Whitcoulls is already picking Eternity II to be on the top of Kiwi Christmas lists. More >>

Eternity II - Kiwis First To Vie For US2 Million

Wednesday, 11 July 2007, 10:11 am | Sherson Willis

The worlds richest puzzle, carrying a cash prize of US$2 million, will be released globally on 28th July 2007 and Kiwis will be amongst the first to get their hands on it. More >>

Motivating Akld for charity wins supreme PR award

Monday, 28 May 2007, 5:00 pm | Sherson Willis

A public relations campaign that saw Aucklanders donate tens of thousands of unwanted items to the city’s largest ever garage sale was announced as the Supreme Award winner of the Public Relations Institute of New Zealand (PRINZ) awards tonight. More >>