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The science of art or the art of science…

Fri, 11 Jan 2019 10:58:40 +1300 | NIWA

If you think science and art have nothing in common, think again. At environmental science institute NIWA, it’s all about one inspiring the other. More >>

ACC initiative to help business be healthier and safer

Thu, 10 Jan 2019 10:14:48 +1300 | New Zealand Government

A $22 million investment by ACC into workplace injury prevention grants and subsidies will help make it easier for Kiwi businesses to keep their workplaces healthy and safe, says ACC Minister Iain Lees-Galloway.More >>

AsureQuality extends Bureau Veritas partnership to SE Asia

Mon, 7 Jan 2019 19:07:14 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Jan. 7 (BusinessDesk) - Food testing and biosecurity specialist AsureQuality is extending its partnership with Bureau Veritas into South-East Asia to benefit from the region’s rapid growth.More >>

Scientists voyage into Antarctic unknown

Mon, 7 Jan 2019 15:08:41 +1300 | NIWA

A group of intrepid scientists leaves Wellington for Antarctica tomorrow on board NIWA’s research vessel Tangaroa for what their leader calls “a voyage of discovery”. More >>

Air NZ engineers' strike could affect 100,000 people

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 14:06:24 +1300 | RNZ

A three-day Air New Zealand engineers' strike before Christmas could affect up to 100,000 travellers, a travel agent says. More >>

Maori Council call for culture change in SOE

Mon, 10 Dec 2018 13:51:00 +1300 | Maori Council

A travesty of talent: Maori Council reveals only 6 Maori sit on the boards of State Owned Enterprises - calls for a culture change More >>

Hamilton City Council gives green light to commuter rail

Fri, 7 Dec 2018 12:18:15 +1300 | Hamilton City Council

Hamilton City Council’s Growth and Infrastructure Committee yesterday endorsed a business case for a start-up passenger rail service between Hamilton and Auckland. More >>

TranzAlpine boost to bring tourists to the West Coast

Thu, 29 Nov 2018 13:20:13 +1300 | KiwiRail

The Government's $40m investment in the award-winning TranzAlpine scenic train will bring thousands more tourists onto the West Coast each year, creating jobs and enabling other tourism ventures, KiwiRail Acting Chief Executive Todd Moyle says.More >>

Air NZ video a 'weird mish-mash' - Shane Jones

Wed, 28 Nov 2018 16:03:04 +1300 | RNZ

NZ First MP Shane Jones isn't mincing words over Air New Zealand's "cringe" new safety video and suggests they make a video about going back to Kaitaia. More >>

New Zealand Post to close 79 shops

Tue, 27 Nov 2018 09:53:17 +1300 | RNZ

New Zealand Post wants to shut its last 79 shops, but will not say when the last branch will close its doors. More >>

KiwiRail gets $40 mln for Coastal Pacific upgrade

Fri, 23 Nov 2018 19:32:46 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Nov. 23 (BusinessDesk) - KiwiRail has received $40 million of Crown funding to increase patronage on the Coastal Pacific passenger service on the South Island. More >>

Coastal Pacific to start premium service

Fri, 23 Nov 2018 14:23:43 +1300 | KiwiRail

KiwiRail is launching its first premium tourism service with a $40 million investment from the Government's Provincial Growth Fund, which will put new carriages onto the award-winning Coastal Pacific scenic journey.More >>

National to blame for Kiwibank changes

Thu, 22 Nov 2018 19:41:47 +1300 | E tu Union

E tū sympathises with community concerns over the loss of Kiwibank branches – an issue with obvious implications for our Kiwibank and Post members. More >>

KiwiRail gets $40M for new Manawatu freight hub

Thu, 15 Nov 2018 13:39:10 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Nov. 15 (BusinessDesk) - KiwiRail is planning to relocate its Palmerston North operations out of the city as part of plans to develop a regional hub to better handle freight flows throughout the lower North Island.More >>

Air NZ plane grounded in Los Angeles

Wed, 14 Nov 2018 11:24:29 +1300 | RNZ

An Air New Zealand flight from Los Angeles has been stood down after the plane was clipped by another aircraft while on the tarmac. More >>

NZ Secret Santa is taking a holiday

Wed, 31 Oct 2018 15:10:59 +1300 | NZ Secret Santa

As many of you will be aware, WebSam initially brought NZ Secret Santa to the Twitter community in 2010. It grew bigger than WebSam’s giant pumpkins, so NZ Post volunteered to take the reins in 2012. While the Elves at NZ Post have loved their time managing ...More >>

Te Papa needs more staff, not fewer - expert

Tue, 30 Oct 2018 14:00:25 +1300 | RNZ

An international expert has told senior staff at Te Papa museum that it needs more staff, not fewer, in its collections area - and says the museum is already "thin on staff".More >>

KiwiRail begins geo-tech studies for Northport spur line

Fri, 26 Oct 2018 13:40:58 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Oct. 26 (BusinessDesk) - KiwiRail will today begin geotechnical investigations along part of the route of the proposed rail link to Northport. More >>

Pay equity milestone confirmed: PSA

Wed, 24 Oct 2018 12:40:16 +1300 | PSA

After a series of nationwide meetings held by the PSA this month, the historical pay equity settlement put forward to social workers at Oranga Tamariki has now been ratified to go ahead. “This signifies a wonderful start to moving the whole profession ...More >>

Ministry of Social Development 2018 Annual Report

Tue, 23 Oct 2018 16:24:49 +1300 | Ministry of Social Development

Deputy Chief Executive, People, Culture and Strategy, Andrea Lawton says the Annual Report presents the work of every part of MSD. More >>


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