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Heat Pumps NOW – Supreme David Award Winners

Fri, 9 Oct 2015 10:43:36 +1300 | Heat Pumps Now

Christchurch heat pump installers, Heat Pumps NOW have just been awarded the Supreme David Award, in addition to winning the two categories they were finalists in: Most Outstanding Fledgling Business and Most Community-Minded Business.More >>

Westbourne It Opens First International Office in NZ

Fri, 9 Oct 2015 10:06:16 +1300 | Westbourne IT

Auckland, 9th October 2015: Irish IT solutions provider Westbourne IT Global Services today announced the international expansion of its operations with the official opening of its first overseas office in Auckland, New Zealand by Minister for Economic Development ...More >>

ANZ Leads the Way for Equal Pay

Thu, 8 Oct 2015 14:32:14 +1300 | ANZ Bank

YWCA Auckland is delighted to announce five outstanding winners of the YWCA Equal Pay Awards 2015, with frontrunners ANZ Bank New Zealand Ltd (ANZ) taking out the Supreme title for best practice as an equal pay employer.More >>

Solid Energy proposes to cease production at Huntly East

Thu, 8 Oct 2015 10:56:11 +1300 | Solid Energy NZ

Solid Energy is proposing to permanently cease production at its Huntly East Mine in Waikato because the mine has no prospect of returning to profitability and is unsalable. More >>

Mine closure a blow to Huntly

Thu, 8 Oct 2015 10:02:26 +1300 | New Zealand Labour Party

Today’s announcement that the Huntly East Mine will be closed after the sale of Solid Energy puts the pressure on the Government to help Huntly, says Labour’s Maori Development Spokesperson Nanaia Mahuta.More >>

Scoop Coverage: TPPA Deal Reached

Thu, 8 Oct 2015 09:52:03 +1300 | Scoop Full Coverage

Announcements, reaction and commentary on the signing of the Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade deal and initial agreement details from NZ and the world.More >>

Gordon Campbell on Govt’s favourite crony Serco, and the TPP

Wed, 7 Oct 2015 10:24:52 +1300 | Gordon Campbell

Gordon Campbell on Serco’s emerging role as the government’s favourite corporate crony, and the TPP fallout More >>

TPP Ministers’ Statement, Press Conference Video

Tue, 6 Oct 2015 09:18:47 +1300 | United States Trade Representative

We, the trade ministers of Australia, Brunei Darussalam, Canada, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, United States, and Vietnam, are pleased to announce that we have successfully concluded the Trans-Pacific Partnership. After ...More >>

Summary of the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement

Tue, 6 Oct 2015 09:16:20 +1300 | United States Trade Representative

On October 4, 2015, Ministers of the 12 Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) countries – Australia, Brunei Darussalam, Canada, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, United States, and Vietnam – announced conclusion of their negotiations. ...More >>

Kiwi jobs market running out of puff

Tue, 6 Oct 2015 09:09:31 +1300 | Trademe

The number of new jobs being created in New Zealand is slowing after a strong run, according to an analysis of more than 60,000 vacancies listed on Trade Me Jobs in the three months to September. The number of new roles listed rose 1.2 per cent when ...More >>

Greens celebrate $120 million savings from banking tender

Mon, 5 Oct 2015 17:16:36 +1300 | Green Party

The Green Party is celebrating the conclusion of an uphill battle to get National to run a competitive tender process for New Zealand’s biggest banking contract – the Government’s master banking contract.More >>

Intergen secures exclusive Tier 1 Microsoft CSP status

Mon, 5 Oct 2015 17:08:19 +1300 | Intergen

Microsoft New Zealand has named technology company Intergen as a Tier 1 Cloud Solution Provider. More >>

Strike off as Toll Logistics agrees to meet workers’ demands

Mon, 5 Oct 2015 16:28:47 +1300 | First Union

After workers commenced strike action at Toll Logistics this morning, the company has agreed to conclude a new collective agreement and settle outstanding legal cases, says FIRST Union organiser Jared Abbott.More >>

Consulting on draft worker participation regulations

Mon, 5 Oct 2015 14:13:27 +1300 | Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment

Consultation is now open on draft regulations for worker participation to support the new Health and Safety at Work Act. More >>

NSSI offers encouraging vision for science

Mon, 5 Oct 2015 14:06:44 +1300 | Sir Peter Gluckman Chief Science Advisor

The Prime Minister’s Chief Science Advisor, Sir Peter Gluckman is optimistic about the new National Statement of Science Investment (NSSI), but says increased funding will be needed to achieve its full potential. More >>

Patrick Gower interviews GCSB acting director Una Jagose

Mon, 5 Oct 2015 10:32:20 +1300 | The Nation

Jagose says GCSB doesn’t focus on who is responsible for cyber attacks on NZ companies & government departments but on protecting networks and systems instead. More >>

Solity Software Appoints Andrew Sirvid as COO

Mon, 5 Oct 2015 10:20:16 +1300 | Solity Software

Solity Software Limited (Solity), the Wellington-based software company specialising in crisis/incident management and business continuity, today announced that it has appointed Andrew Sirvid as its Chief Operating Officer.More >>

Taranaki DHB goes Fizz Free

Mon, 5 Oct 2015 10:15:12 +1300 | Taranaki District Health Board

Taranaki DHB is practising what it preaches by implementing a new Sugar-Sweetened Beverage (SSB) guideline. SSBs such as standard Coca-Cola are no longer available for sale on DHB campuses, with the exception of flavoured milk and fruit juice up ...More >>

Children’s early learning worth the investment

Fri, 2 Oct 2015 17:15:11 +1300 | Early Childhood New Zealand

Te Rito Maioha Early Childhood New Zealand (ECNZ) welcomes recommendations made by the Minister of Education’s Advisory Group on Early Learning (AGEL) in a report released today.More >>

Commerce Commission clears FedEx to acquire TNT

Fri, 2 Oct 2015 17:00:01 +1300 | Commerce Commission

The Commission has given clearance to FedEx to acquire all the shares in TNT. Both FedEx and TNT are global companies active in the provision of logistics, freight and small package delivery services.More >>


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