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The Nation 3/10/15: Key at the UN, GCSB, Richard Dawkins

Fri, 2 Oct 2015 17:27:08 +1300 | The Nation

Prime Minister John Key’s been on the world stage at the United Nations General Assembly, but what’s been achieved? 3News political reporter Tova O’Brien talks to him in New York about the TPP, the big powers facing off over Syria, and New Zealanders ...More >>

The Official Heatseekers Chart

Fri, 2 Oct 2015 15:33:44 +1300 | Recorded Music NZ

Recorded Music NZ is proud to announce the launch of The Official Heatseekers Chart, showing the up-and-coming tracks on the verge of breaking in to The Official NZ Top 40 Chart.More >>

Newstalk ZB Widens Gap to Radio Live

Fri, 2 Oct 2015 14:18:07 +1300 | NZME.


Mediaworks radio number one in every market

Fri, 2 Oct 2015 13:54:10 +1300 | Mediaworks


Diverse NZ stories reflecting diverse NZ culture

Fri, 2 Oct 2015 12:53:23 +1300 | NZ On Air

Diverse NZ stories reflecting diverse NZ culture NZ On Air is pleased to expand the range of diverse factual programmes available on television including new programmes on music superstars, paralympic heroes and the characters you find in the halls of ...More >>

TVNZ profits up, regional coverage slashed

Fri, 2 Oct 2015 12:28:46 +1300 | New Zealand Labour Party

State-owned broadcaster TVNZ’s plan to axe two critical frontline news positions from Dunedin has an immediate negative impact on coverage for the whole of Otago and Southland, says Labour’s Broadcasting spokesperson Clare Curran.More >>

Agreed Statement Between NZDF And Jon Stephenson

Thu, 1 Oct 2015 15:10:42 +1300 | New Zealand Defence Force

In April 2011, Jon Stephenson published an article in Metro magazine entitled ‘Eyes Wide Shut’ about the New Zealand Special Air Service’s (SAS’s) involvement in Afghanistan. The article included a reference to Mr Stephenson gaining entry in ...More >>

Aidee Walker joins Westside as DEGNZ director attachment

Thu, 1 Oct 2015 11:06:27 +1300 | Directors and Editors Guild of New Zealand

The Directors & Editors Guild of NZ (DEGNZ), NZ On Air and South Pacific Pictures Limited (SPP) announce actor and director Aidee Walker as the DEGNZ TV drama director attachment to SPP’s WESTSIDE 2 television series.More >>

Creative Industries Add $3.848b to NZ Economy

Thu, 1 Oct 2015 09:10:22 +1300 |

New Zealand’s creative industries added $3.848b to gross domestic product (GDP) in 2014 and are a significant contributor to national employment, a new report shows. More >>

Lightbox boosts kiwi content

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 15:25:07 +1300 | Lightbox

From Māori legends to the scripts of our renowned filmmakers, New Zealanders have always been prolific and skilful storytellers. More >>

Convicted Al Jazeera Journalists Call for Sisi Action

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 08:45:57 +1300 | Al Jazeera

NEW YORK – A group of Al Jazeera journalists and employees convicted in absentia by Egypt’s courts announced today that they are in the process of formally requesting that President Sisi intervene in their cases.More >>

Honolulu Mansion Needs Explanation From Mccully

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 08:23:25 +1300 | New Zealand Taxpayers' Union

It’s not good enough for Foreign Affairs Minister Murray McCully to shrug his shoulders, and deny knowledge of the $6.2 million Honolulu MFAT mansion exposed by TV3’s Story this evening . Taxpayers’ Union Executive Director, Jordan Williams, says: More >>

CNN buys NZ-made Altus drone for aerial news-gathering trial

Tue, 29 Sep 2015 15:43:15 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Sept. 29 (BusinessDesk) - Time Warner's CNN news channel has bought an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) from Napier-based Altus Unmanned Aerial Solutions as part of a trial of aerial news gathering under a US Federal Aviation Administration programme.More >>

NZME Radio Dominates August Nielsen Online Ratings

Tue, 29 Sep 2015 12:34:55 +1300 | NZME.

The Nielsen Online Ratings have been released and NZME Radio is the number one radio network* beating Mediaworks radio brands in the August online measurement report. More >>

3 News wins timeslot in 18-39 demographic

Mon, 28 Sep 2015 12:40:43 +1300 | NZME.

3 News ratings have seen steady growth across the week in the 18-39 demographic; with Thursday’s ratings double that of Monday. More >>

State May Need Tougher Line on Contraception: Tolley

Mon, 28 Sep 2015 11:13:27 +1300 | Television New Zealand

Appearing on TVOne’s Q+A programme this morning [27/9], Social Development minister Anne Tolley would not rule out more actively trying to limit or prevent births to families which have come to the attention of authorities.More >>

No Substantial Benefits From Lochinver Sale: Minister

Mon, 28 Sep 2015 11:09:04 +1300 | Television New Zealand

Land information minister Louise Upston has defended the Government’s veto on the sale of Lochinver Station in the Taupo region to Shanghai Pengxin. Ms Upston and Associate Finance minister Paula Bennett last week blocked the $88 million dollar ...More >>

Lisa Owen interviews Social Development Minister Anne Tolley

Sat, 26 Sep 2015 15:37:41 +1200 | The Nation

Tolley says NZ needs “a lot more” caregivers and "definitely looking” at paying and supporting them more; reveals plans for a new 'A team' of caregivers for the most troubled kids. “We’d be looking for some people with some extra ...More >>

The Nation: CYF; chair of China’s Foreign Affairs committee

Fri, 25 Sep 2015 17:24:56 +1200 | The Nation

Another damning report of Child, Youth and Family this week, so what happens next? We talk to Social Development Minister Anne Tolley about her plans to overhaul the organisation and whether that means more funding or just a moving of deckchairs.More >>

Flicks introduce 'Show Me The Movie'

Fri, 25 Sep 2015 10:31:11 +1200 |

Flicks introduce 'Show Me The Movie', a new website to cut through the confusion of on demand video More >>


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