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Mon, 30 Mar 2015 17:21:06 +1300 | Hino Distributors

Launched at the Central Districts Field Days in March, Hino Distributors (NZ) Ltd are running a nationwide competition which will see lucky recipients upgrading their licences to either a Class 2 or Class 4. More >>

Waimea Contract Carriers Limited in voluntary administration

Mon, 30 Mar 2015 17:17:32 +1300 | PricewaterhouseCoopers

John Fisk and Richard Longman, Partners of PwC, today have been appointed Administrators of Waimea Contract Carriers Limited, a log transport business operating in Nelson and Marlborough. The business is now in voluntary administration. More >>

The Warehouse Group announces Group CEO succession plan

Mon, 30 Mar 2015 17:15:31 +1300 | The Warehouse Group

As part of The Warehouse Group’s annual succession planning cycle last year, Group CEO Mark Powell indicated to the Board that he did not foresee himself continuing in the role beyond February 2016. As a result of subsequent discussion, The Warehouse ...More >>

Property Council/IPD NZ Green Property Index results

Mon, 30 Mar 2015 16:53:41 +1300 | Property Council Of New Zealand

The Property Council/IPD New Zealand’s Green Property Index released at the Property Council and Green Building Council Green Property Summit reveal that total returns for green-rated buildings in New Zealand are higher than their all-office counterparts ...More >>

Bayer moves NZ MaterialScience business to local distributor

Mon, 30 Mar 2015 14:31:25 +1300 | Bayer NZ

Alchemy Agencies wins bid - Wide range of industrial raw materials involved - Boost for local business More >>

Commercial Property Investor Survey: Confidence Still High

Mon, 30 Mar 2015 14:27:18 +1300 | Colliers International

• Investor confidence in the Auckland property market has decreased marginally to 61%, overtaken by Queenstown as the most positive centre surveyed with 68%. More >>

A ‘fit note’ not a ‘sick note’ is the key to good health

Mon, 30 Mar 2015 09:07:34 +1300 | Royal Australasian College of Physicians

Replacing the traditional ‘sick note’ with a ‘fit note’ is the way forward for ensuring a healthy and productive workplace in New Zealand, according to UK Government Expert Adviser on Health and Work, Professor Dame Carol Black.More >>

Position on Auckland Ports planned reclamation works

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 17:31:14 +1300 | New Zealand Shippers Council

The Council has over the last few weeks observed with some dismay the public debate that has been taking place regarding the Port of Auckland's proposed extension to it's Bledisloe Wharf facility.More >>

Swedes farmer survey results coming in May

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:39:15 +1300 | Dairy NZ

The results of an in-depth farmer survey carried out to help understand the factors behind the toxic swedes issues that hit Southland dairy herds last year are expected to be available by the end of May.More >>

Government signs another under-the-radar treaty

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:37:21 +1300 | New Zealand Nurses Organisation

The Government has signed another trade treaty that will affect health in New Zealand. The New Zealand Nurses Organisation (NZNO) is concerned that New Zealanders have had no say at all on the content of the Government Procurement Agreement deal, and ...More >>

Media agency director found guilty of fraud

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:36:00 +1300 | Serious Fraud Office

Glenda Mary Wynyard (49) has been found guilty in the Auckland District Court today of eleven out of thirteen Crimes Act charges laid by the Serious Fraud Office (SFO). More >>

New Zealand Business at Risk From Bribery and Corruption

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:17:29 +1300 | Transparency International

Deloitte's 2015 Bribery and Corruption survey is a wake up call for NZ businesses operating here and overseas as they are at risk of being caught up with bribery and corruption scandals.More >>

Technology more important than ever for not-for-profits

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:14:38 +1300 | Joint Media Statement

Upgrading out-of-date infrastructure and making better use of online media are top priorities for Australian and New Zealand not-for-profits in their efforts to keep up in the digital age. More >>

Business expenditure on R&D continues to rise

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 13:10:18 +1300 | Statistics New Zealand

Businesses are spending more on research and development (R&D) and this expenditure is expected to rise again in 2015, Statistics New Zealand said today. More >>

Kidicorp's rejection of corporate profit-making good news

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 12:43:57 +1300 | NZEI Te Riu Roa

NZEI Te Riu Roa believes that Kidicorp’s decision to convert their early childhood education business into a non-profit charity is a positive development.More >>

New tourism partners aiming for sustainability

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 12:19:58 +1300 | Lincoln University

A new tourism partnership will help contribute to the sustainability of the industry in New Zealand, say Lincoln University tourism expert Professor David Simmons and Tourism Industry Association New Zealand (TIA) Chief Executive Chris Roberts.More >>

Kordia steps up offerings for ME market

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 11:55:22 +1300 | Kordia

Today (March 27) Kordia NZ announces a new partnership with Vadacom to deliver a cloud-based PBX solution with lines and calling bundled together in one bill. More >>

Logging operation death: Name release

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 10:18:35 +1300 | New Zealand Police

The man who died after being struck by a log during a logging operation in the Te Wera Forest yesterday (26 March, 2015) has now been identified. More >>

New research shows tourism industry in hearty state

Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:14:24 +1300 | Tourism Industry Association

New Zealand’s tourism industry is in a strong position to take advantage of growth opportunities, according to the State of the Tourism Industry 2014, released today by the Tourism Industry Association New Zealand (TIA) and Lincoln University.More >>

Clearer employment standards welcomed

Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:12:32 +1300 | Business New Zealand

The Government will introduce an Employment Standards Bill to Parliament this year to clarify employers’ record-keeping requirements and introduce tougher penalties for breaching them.More >>


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