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SWUG Award Winners

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 18:02:10 +1200 | SWUG

The Gisborne Herald, PMP Print and APN Print Ellerslie took out the major honours in the 2014 SWUG Quality Awards, with The Gisborne Herald and PMP Print snaring two top awards each.More >>

SWUG Apprentice of the Year 2014

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 18:01:23 +1200 | SWUG

APN Print Ellerslie’s Molisi Saulala is the 2014 SWUG Apprentice of the Year Molisi was chosen for the top award, with PMP Print’s Faanuualii Suafoa taking the runner-up position.More >>

Tax changes will affect tenants

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 17:49:03 +1200 | NZ Property Investors' Federation

The arguments for a Capital Gains Tax (CGT) have so far focused on tax equality, increasing tax revenue and reducing house prices. The Labour Party must have undertaken research into the effect on rental prices of their tax policies, but this hasn't ...More >>

ProCare Network excels in National Health Targets

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 17:46:06 +1200 | ProCare Health

ProCare’s ranking as first equal and second in the recently released National Health Target PHO results is a remarkable achievement for the network, says ProCare Health Ltd Board Chair Dr Harley Aish.More >>

Productive meeting with Lyttelton Port company

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 17:30:07 +1200 | WorkSafe NZ

WorkSafe New Zealand has today held productive meetings with the Lyttelton Port of Christchurch and the Rail and Maritime Transport Union. More >>

Launch of the Australasian EPD Programme

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 16:53:00 +1200 | Life Cycle Association of New Zealand

Wellington – 2 September 2014: The Life Cycle Association of New Zealand (LCANZ) announced today that the Australasian Environmental Product Declaration (EPD) Programme has been launched at the New Zealand Life Cycle Assessment Conference in Wellington ...More >>

Imake a Difference Funds Students Youth Rhino Summit

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 15:25:20 +1200 | Imake

The first ever International Youth Rhino Summit will begin this year on World Rhino Day (21-23 September, 2014) and charitable trust - Imake a Difference (est 2013), will fund the experience for three Kiwi students as well as financially supporting ...More >>

SFO lays charges for procurement fraud

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 14:49:05 +1200 | Serious Fraud Office

Two individuals have been charged in the Auckland District Court today with Crimes Act charges laid by the Serious Fraud Office for alleged fraud against Mighty River Power Limited relating to procurement for the Company’s Southdown power station.More >>

LPC Response to CCHL Full Takeover Offer for LPC

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 14:46:39 +1200 | Lyttelton Port of Christchurch

The Board of Lyttelton Port of Christchurch (LPC) met today to consider the Independent Adviser's Report prepared by Northington Partners on the merits of the Offer by Christchurch City Holdings Limited (CCHL) and to finalise the Target Company Statement and Directors' ...More >>

Author of Whakatane-based novel launches Local Books venture

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 14:34:49 +1200 | BMS Books

The author of a novel centred on a surfer facing challenges in Whakatane will be in the town on Saturday 7 September for the launch of a Local Books venture at the new Atlantis Books store on The Stand.More >>

Commitment to lifting wages good for New Zealand

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 14:29:33 +1200 | Service And Food Workers Union

The Service and Food Workers Union has applauded the Green Party workers’ policy announced today. More >>

No-Boundaries Art Competition Will Unleash Creative Talent

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 14:16:14 +1200 | North City Shopping Centre

Powerful paintings and dazzling drawings are being sought from Wellington’s creative talent. With serious prizes and complete creative freedom on offer, the 2014 Unleash Art Competition is the perfect outlet for artists wanting to showcase their work ...More >>

30 Years of Manufacturing Success

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 14:01:52 +1200 | Bonson Industrial

Thirty years ago Bonson Industrial was a small start-up family business. Today the company’s innovative packaging design and manufacturing capability is recognised by the international food industry. More >>

Workers to get a better, fairer deal under Green Party

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 10:41:21 +1200 | Green Party

The Green Party today announced a workers’ package that is part of its plan to build a fairer society where all workers have enough to live on. The key policy points in the Green Party's plan to make life better for all New Zealand workers are:More >>

Greens’ commitment to pay equity welcomed by workers

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 10:34:32 +1200 | Public Service Association

The Public Service Association (PSA) says the 58,000 workers they represent will benefit from the announcement by the Green Party of a commitment to pay equity and to a living wage for core public servants and contractors. More >>

Graffiti removal on the menu

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 10:05:30 +1200 | Keep Dunedin Beautiful

Dunedin (Monday, 1 September 2014) - Keep Dunedin Beautiful (KDB) has jumped at the offer of help with graffiti removal as part of the BNZ’s ‘closed for good’ day on Thursday 4 September.More >>

Court of Appeal confirms your word is your bond

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 09:56:04 +1200 | Chapman Tripp

A recent Court of Appeal decision confirms that a promise may become binding, even if non-contractual. The Court did not clearly establish the circumstances in which it will enforce such promises. Each case will turn on its facts.More >>

Odds decrease for thieves

Tue, 2 Sep 2014 09:53:42 +1200 | ServiceIQ

ServiceIQ’s introductory theft prevention course gives retailers another weapon in the war on theft. More >>

New Recruitment Software Promises to save 70% on time

Mon, 1 Sep 2014 17:32:36 +1200 | Chilli Factor Recruitment Software

For the vast majority of small to medium businesses (SMEs) recruitment is seen as a frustrating and costly necessary evil. Unfortunately this mind-set can lead to employers attempting to cut corners and costly poor hire decisions being made. This ...More >>

An Open Government Plan developed in secrecy

Mon, 1 Sep 2014 16:56:17 +1200 | Public Good

The State Services Commission sent NZ’s Open Government Action Plan to the international Open Government Partnership (OGP) Secretariat on 31 July. The countries involved in the OGP since its inception - from the UK and US to Indonesia and Brazil - have ...More >>

 

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