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Union Rat to Visit Nelson Foodstuffs Stores

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 12:06:05 +1300 | First Union

The giant union rat will make an appearance at pickets organised by FIRST Union at the Nelson New World and Richmond Pak n Save this weekend. More >>

NZ Music Commission farewells Gary Fortune

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 10:31:39 +1300 | NZ Music

This week, the New Zealand Music Commission Te Reo Reka O Aotearoa farewells its long-time International Manager Gary Fortune. Gary has led the international music market development scheme Outward Sound and the International Strategy at the Music ...More >>

Two New Directors Appointed to Real Journeys Board

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 10:26:07 +1300 | Real Journeys

Leading southern tourism operator, Real Journeys, is pleased to announce the appointment of Sue Sheldon and Vicky Taylor as directors to its board following its AGM at Cardrona Alpine Resort last week.More >>

Appointment of Queen’s Counsel in 2016

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 09:51:44 +1300 | New Zealand Government

The Attorney-General announced today that an appointment round for Queen’s Counsel will take place in 2016. More >>

Locked out Wairoa Talley workers finally get justice

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 09:13:05 +1300 | Meat Workers Union

Yesterday’s Employment Court decision should see AFFCO Talley’s Wairoa locked out workers back at work in the next two weeks, says the NZ Meat Workers Union. More >>

JLL Wellington Welcomes Georgia Hawkins

Thu, 11 Feb 2016 17:30:08 +1300 | JLL

JLL Wellington Welcomes Georgia Hawkins WELLINGTON, February 11, 2016 - JLL Wellington’s Valuation & Advisory team has appointed Georgia Hawkins as a graduate valuer. Georgia completed her Graduate Diploma in urban valuation at Lincoln University in ...More >>

HRDs Have Their Say on What It Takes to Reach Top HR Job

Thu, 11 Feb 2016 17:23:28 +1300 | Hays Recruitment

DNA of a HRD: HRDs Have Their Say on What It Takes to Reach the Top HR Job More >>

Pressing Need for a National Policy Statement under the RMA

Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:58:30 +1300 | The New Zealand Council of Shopping Centres

The New Zealand Council of Shopping Centres (NZCSC) strongly supports a National Policy Statement (NPS) to provide clarity, pragmatism, and guidance on urban development under the RMA.More >>

Trustpower Bolsters Women Dressing for Success

Thu, 11 Feb 2016 14:17:17 +1300 | TrustPower

Tauranga-based company Trustpower has gifted Dress for Success Rotorua with boxes of brand new professional women’s wear in a bid to increase the charity’s capability to help women into employment. More >>

Opus Appoint New GM of Marketing And Communications

Wed, 10 Feb 2016 17:02:40 +1300 | Opus International Consultants

Global infrastructure consultancy, Opus International Consultants (Opus) has appointed Katie Mills in the role of General Manager Marketing and Communications. More >>

New PGP programme sets sights on strong wool

Wed, 10 Feb 2016 11:22:19 +1300 | Ministry For Primary Industries

A new collaboration between The New Zealand Merino Company (NZM) and the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI), announced today, aims to deliver premiums for New Zealand's strong wool sector—a partnership that could see an additional $335 million contribution ...More >>

New PGP programme to boost wool industry

Wed, 10 Feb 2016 11:20:46 +1300 | New Zealand Government

Hon Nathan Guy Minister for Primary Industries 10 February 2016 Media Statement New PGP programme to boost wool industry Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy has welcomed a new Primary Growth Partnership programme aimed at lifting the profitability ...More >>

Commission releases report on unfair contract terms

Wed, 10 Feb 2016 10:07:02 +1300 | Commerce Commission

The Commerce Commission has today released a report detailing the findings of its review of standard form consumer contracts in the telecommunications sector. The review was completed to assess the sector’s compliance with the unfair contract ...More >>

Acting District Court Judge Appointed

Tue, 9 Feb 2016 16:46:18 +1300 | New Zealand Government

Auckland barrister Andrea Manuel has been appointed an Acting District Court Judge with a Family Court warrant to be based in Auckland, Attorney-General Christopher Finlayson QC announced today. Ms Manuel’s core area of practice has covered complex ...More >>

James Shaw's Commencement Debate Speech

Tue, 9 Feb 2016 15:02:44 +1300 | Green Party

Ki a koutou ōku hoa Pāremata, huri noa i te Whare, ngā mihi o te tau hou ki a koutou katoa. More >>

Talley’s first to attempt to flout Mondayisation

Tue, 9 Feb 2016 12:55:47 +1300 | New Zealand Labour Party

Iain Lees-Galloway Workplace Relations Spokesperson 9 February 2016 Talley’s first to attempt to flout Mondayisation More >>

NZ’s payroll system needs urgent attention: MYOB

Tue, 9 Feb 2016 12:16:36 +1300 | MYOB

Local payroll regime one of world’s most complex New solutions to ‘reimagine’ payroll system will boost business and employment More >>

Technology specialist joins Lane Neave partnership

Tue, 9 Feb 2016 10:08:06 +1300 | Lane Neave

Graeme Crombie, a successful Corporate/Commercial Partner at the top tier firm MinterEllisonRuddWatts, has decided to move to Christchurch and has joined Lane Neave as a Partner. More >>

2016 job prospects strong for those into making things

Tue, 9 Feb 2016 09:20:48 +1300 | New Zealand Government

Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Minister Steven Joyce today released the 2016 Occupation Outlook report and mobile app which shows job prospects continue to be very good in highly skilled, fast growing industries such as high-tech manufacturing ...More >>

NZ dollar weakens following upbeat US jobs data

Tue, 9 Feb 2016 08:28:43 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Feb. 9 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar weakened after an upbeat US employment report ahead of the local long weekend bolstered the US dollar. More >>


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