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Has The U.S. Reached "Peak Oil" At Current Price Levels?

Sat, 18 Apr 2015 11:16:38 +1200 |

Last night the EIA once again capitulated on the myth that rig counts don't matter and the productivity of wells would largely offset, leaving the industry on a continuous path to higher output. The current consensus of 500,000 B/D additional growth in ...More >>

This weekend on The Nation 18 & 19 April 2015

Fri, 17 Apr 2015 17:38:31 +1200 | The Nation

A rare interview with Treasury Secretary Gabriel Makhlouf about the impact of the international economic recovery on New Zealand and the main opportunities and threats now facing the country.More >>

Air NZ to fly over 650,000 more domestic seats in FY16

Fri, 17 Apr 2015 17:18:08 +1200 | Air New Zealand

Air New Zealand will increase its total domestic capacity by more than 650,000 seats in the coming financial year. More >>

Survey - Aucklanders willing to pay for better transport

Fri, 17 Apr 2015 15:56:04 +1200 | NZCID

Survey findings demonstrate Aucklanders are willing to pay for better transport services and reduced congestion More >>

Business Buddy sees benefits of Minecraft

Fri, 17 Apr 2015 15:42:02 +1200 | Chatterbox PR

EVERY parent has that moment when they wish their kids would get off the damn computer and go and play outside – but are all games as bad as older generations think? More >>

iPredict New Zealand Weekly Economic & Political Update

Fri, 17 Apr 2015 15:38:53 +1200 | iPredict

TV3’s Campbell Live appears doomed, with a 77% probability it will be cancelled before 1 January 2016 , according to the combined wisdom of the 8000+ registered traders on New Zealand’s predictions market, iPredict. John Key’s position as ...More >>

Promotions at James & Wells - 'champions of innovation'

Fri, 17 Apr 2015 15:32:49 +1200 | James and Wells

National intellectual property specialists James & Wells are proud to announce three staff promotions among their ranks, naming Peter Brown and Owen Culliney as Senior Associates, and Sebastien Aymeric as an Associate. Managing partner Kate Wilson ...More >>

Racing Ministers tax comments "Naive".

Fri, 17 Apr 2015 15:07:45 +1200 | Greyhound Protection League NZ

Racing critics are pouring scorn on Racing Minister Nathan Guys comments about revenue lost offshore to overseas bookmakers. More >>

Liam Butler interviews Tim Bently

Fri, 17 Apr 2015 14:53:41 +1200 | ElderNet

To what extent are NZ organisations prepared to positively and productively engage in an aging workforce? More >>

Wellington Region Business Hall of Fame - Hutt Valley

Fri, 17 Apr 2015 14:41:34 +1200 | Hutt Valley Chamber of Commerce

The Hutt Valley Chamber of Commerce are seeking regional businesses to be inducted into the “Wellington Region Business Hall of Fame”. More >>

Future of the Heartland

Fri, 17 Apr 2015 13:32:03 +1200 | Federated Farmers

Address by Dr William Rolleston, President, Federated Farmers of New Zealand, Heartland Forum, Conway Flats, North Canterbury, 17 April 2015. More >>

Bluelab to spend growth grant taking new product to market

Fri, 17 Apr 2015 11:53:46 +1200 | BusinessDesk

April 17 (BusinessDesk) - Bluelab Corp, which makes electronic metering and control devices to aid plant growth, will use a new research and development growth grant to speed up taking a new sensory product to market in the next year.More >>

NZ TWI surges above RBNZ forecast, may prompt jawboning

Fri, 17 Apr 2015 11:36:35 +1200 | BusinessDesk

April 17 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar trade-weighted index has soared above the Reserve Bank's projections to a nine-month high but traders and strategists say the bank has few options, other than jawboning, to drive the currency lower in ...More >>

Monetary reform proposed for Iceland

Fri, 17 Apr 2015 11:01:56 +1200 | Democrats for Social Credit

DSC leader Stephnie de Ruyter today hailed the report ‘Monetary Reform - a better monetary system for Iceland’ as a being triumph of good sense over corporate finance greed. More >>

Launch of paysafecard in New Zealand

Fri, 17 Apr 2015 10:31:22 +1200 | paysafecard

Paysafecard, the Vienna-based global market leader in prepaid online payment methods, and member of the international Skrill Group, continues its course of international expansion with its launch in New Zealand. More >>

U.S. Delegation to the Global Conference on Cyberspace

Fri, 17 Apr 2015 10:06:55 +1200 | U.S. Department of State

Coordinator for Cyber Issues Christopher Painter Heads the U.S. Delegation to the Global Conference on Cyberspace in The Hague More >>

48th UN Commission on Population and Development

Fri, 17 Apr 2015 10:01:58 +1200 | U.S. Department of State

Remarks Margaret Pollack, Director for Multilateral Coordination and External Relations and Senior Advisor on Population Issues New York City April 13, 2015 More >>

NZ Health Ministry well advanced on first social impact bond

Fri, 17 Apr 2015 07:28:17 +1200 | BusinessDesk

NZ Ministry of Health well on the way to delivering NZ's first social impact bond More >>

#OSOS2015 - The Challenge To Share Like A Child

Thu, 16 Apr 2015 16:49:25 +1200 | Open Source Open Society

Can we live up to the instructions we give our children? We'll need to if we want the benefits of an open society, says Dave Lane. @Lightweight More >>

Infometrics launch web-based community demographic profiles

Thu, 16 Apr 2015 16:40:26 +1200 | Infometrics

Infometrics launches web-based community demographic profiles Infometrics are pleased to announce the launching of complimentary web-based Community Profiles for every territorial authority and region of New Zealand. The Community Profiles are a tool ...More >>


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