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Mediaworks Appoints Head of Corporate Communications

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:33:18 +1200 | Mediaworks

MediaWorks has appointed Rachel Lorimer to the newly created role of Group Head of Corporate Communications. Lorimer will oversee external communications, corporate affairs and internal communications for the Group, which includes TV3 and FOUR, radio ...More >>

MediaWorks Appoints Head of Corporate Communications

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:21:05 +1200 | Mediaworks

MediaWorks has appointed Rachel Lorimer to the newly created role of Group Head of Corporate Communications. More >>

ARROW Stars Heading to New Zealand for Armageddon Expo 2014

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:46:19 +1200 | Armageddon Expo

Stars from the hit TV series ARROW have confirmed they will be coming to New Zealand for the Armageddon Expo in Wellington from Saturday May 31st to Monday June 2nd following the earlier Hamilton event taking place on Saturday May 24th and Sunday May 25th.More >>

Wellington startup Loomio hits US$100K crowdfunding target

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:34:09 +1200 | Loomio

Wellington tech startup Loomio last night hit their US$100,000 (NZ$115,711) crowdfunding target, in a campaign to build a new collaborative decision-making tool. More >>

Save Fiordland is voted number one

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 17:03:50 +1200 | Lifestyle Publishing

Outdoor enthusiasts have voted Save Fiordland as the best conservation initiative over the past 12 months in the inaugural Wilderness Outdoor Awards. More >>

TRN Reinvigorates the New Zealand Radio Market

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 13:56:03 +1200 | The Radio Network

The Radio Network (TRN) has today announced significant changes to its Classic Hits and ZM music stations. TRN CEO Jane Hastings announced that from April 28 one of New Zealand’s most loved and listened to breakfast show couples Polly and Grant, ...More >>

Jesse Mulligan to Leave Seven Sharp

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 12:35:44 +1200 | TVNZ

Jesse Mulligan has announced on air tonight that he is leaving TV ONE’s Seven Sharp at the end of this week. Mulligan has been a presenter on the programme since its inception in February 2013.More >>

Gordon Campbell on royalty and its tourism spin-offs

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 11:26:17 +1200 | Gordon Campbell

Ultimately the Queen’s longevity has been one of her most significant accomplishments. A transition to Prince Charles while the monarchy was in the pits of public esteem in the mid to late 1990s would have been disastrous for the Royal Firm.More >>

Vindication for Public: Guardian, Washington Post's Pulitzer

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:45:40 +1200 | Edward Snowden

I am grateful to the committee for their recognition of the efforts of those involved in the last year's reporting, and join others around the world in congratulating Glenn Greenwald, Laura Poitras, Barton Gellman, Ewen MacAskill, and all of the others ...More >>

Mark Bunting Joins the Breeze

Mon, 14 Apr 2014 15:26:11 +1200 | The Breeze

Mark Bunting Joins the Breeze Waikato broadcaster Mark Bunting will be moving from The Radio Network to The Breeze after signing with MediaWorks Radio, owners of The Edge, The Rock, More FM, RadioLIVE, The Sound, The Breeze, George FM and Mai FM. ...More >>

Levin Mother of Four is Woman’s Weekly Fashion Editor

Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:51:29 +1200 | NZ Womans Weekly

Levin Mother of Four is New Zealand Woman’s Weekly Fashion Editor April 14, 2014 LEVIN MOTHER OF FOUR IS NEW ZEALAND WOMAN’S WEEKLY FASHION EDITOR Lisa O’Neill is joining the New Zealand Woman’s Weekly as Fashion Editor. The vivacious, sometimes ...More >>

Campaign Kicks Off to Revitalise NZ’s Public Broadcasting

Mon, 14 Apr 2014 10:25:54 +1200 | Coalition for Better Broadcasting

A new organisation launching today, aims to tap into the support thousands of Kiwis have shown for public broadcasting and media, to help rejuvenate the floundering sector. The Coalition for Better Broadcasting is a non-profit charitable trust formed ...More >>

Triumph of the Ill - Ukraine Coup Leaders Turn on People

Mon, 14 Apr 2014 09:11:31 +1200 | Michael Collins

Ukrainian security forces are entering the city of Slavyansk in the eastern Ukraine according to reports from both RT and the Associated Press . More >>

Lisa Owen interviews Mana Party leader Hone Harawira

Sat, 12 Apr 2014 12:54:30 +1200 | The Nation

Lisa Owen interviews Mana Party leader Hone Harawira Headlines: Mana leader Hone Harawira says only exploring options with Kim Dotcom’s Internet Party Harawira: “There’s whole range of areas in which we stand in common with the Internet Party ...More >>

Pay disparity in New Zealand

Fri, 11 Apr 2014 16:09:50 +1200 | Steve Hart

This week Auckland journalist Steve Hart looks at pay disparity in New Zealand with an extended interview with Paul Barber of the New Zealand Council of Christian Social Services.More >>

Korero Mai Saturday 12th & Sunday 13th April 2014

Fri, 11 Apr 2014 15:52:58 +1200 | Radio Waatea 603 AM

More than 1000 people have given up their weekend to be in Ngaruawahia for the discussion of the future of the Kohanga Reo movement. In Kia Korero Mai this Saturday Eru Morgan talks to Tawhirimatea Williams, who has taught hundreds of teachers for kohanga and ...More >>

US Screening: Lost American Films Found in NZ

Fri, 11 Apr 2014 14:26:53 +1200 | Connie Lawn

Some classic, silent American films were preserved by collectors in New Zealand. Thanks to their frugality and sense of history, the films can be seen by the world. I attended a recent viewing at the Motion Picture Association of America studio in ...More >>

Mediaworks Radio Celebrates Historic Survey Results

Fri, 11 Apr 2014 14:07:22 +1200 | Mediaworks

MediaWorks Radio has increased its dominance of the national radio market with one of the company's strongest ever performances in a radio survey. More >>

Public Address 11 April 2014 - Dropping Some Science

Fri, 11 Apr 2014 13:21:22 +1200 | Public Address

Does anyone remember the Great New Zealand Science Project? The year before last, you may have noticed some ads on tv. Ads involving scientists and small children – and with an associated Facebook page that got 16885 likes. Oh, and the small ...More >>

War For Dummies

Fri, 11 Apr 2014 13:06:40 +1200 | David Swanson

Sorry for the headline if it got you hoping for a quick 1-step guide on how to bomb a country without breaking a sweat. I didn't actually mean that I could teach a dummy to wage a war. I meant that only dummies want to wage wars. Need proof?More >>


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