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Federated Farmers celebrates journalism

Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:53:00 +1300 | Federated Farmers

The best of New Zealand’s rural journalism was celebrated Friday evening with the Dominion Post and Radio NZ taking the two awards sponsored by Federated Farmers. More >>

Planning for Inbound Success

Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:22:03 +1300 | Tourism Export Council

The Tourism Export Council of New Zealand has produced a guide on how to work with inbound tour operators. CEO Lesley Immink says that for too long ‘tourism and travel distribution’ has been misunderstood by the industry with the word “commission” ...More >>

SMEs unhappy with internet connection

Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:35:04 +1300 | MYOB

Over a third of SME business operators from around the country are unhappy with both access to the internet and the cost of their connection, according to the latest MYOB Digital Nation report.More >>

Public Address 17 October 2014 - Music and Democracy

Fri, 17 Oct 2014 17:11:11 +1300 | Public Address

The New Zealand Music Awards finalists were announced last night and they're quite a varied and interesting bunch. Lorde's Pure Heroine is eligible this time and you'd assume she and Joel Little will be up on stage more than once on the night, but there ...More >>

Korero Mai Ki Ahau - Saturday 18 & Sunday 19 October 2014

Fri, 17 Oct 2014 14:10:28 +1300 | Radio Waatea 603 AM

Te Arawa Iwi Ngati Whakaue has held its first kura reo, focusing on aspects of the language it feels are most important. In Korero Mai Ahau this Saturday, Eruera Morgan talks to tutor Rawiri Waru about what the iwi hopes to achieve and the obstacles ...More >>

On The Nation this weekend

Fri, 17 Oct 2014 13:49:58 +1300 | The Nation

This weekend on The Nation… New Zealand has been elected to the United Nations Security Council, but what happens next? Lisa Owen interviews Foreign Minister Murray McCully from New York about our goals for reform, what America wants from us in the ...More >>

Brother Design whips up gold with Foodstuffs’ Private Label

Fri, 17 Oct 2014 12:42:39 +1300 | Brother Design

Brother Design whips up gold with Foodstuffs’ Private Label, Pams Brand and packaging design agency Brother Design has scooped another win, adding to a highly successfully year by claiming Gold in the prestigious Pentawards with their packaging design work ...More >>

Australian International Movie Convention Box Office Awards

Fri, 17 Oct 2014 11:03:54 +1300 | Spirited Media

October 15, 2014 – Gold Coast, Queensland: The 69th Australian International Movie Convention hosted the annual Box Office Achievement Awards at Jupiters Hotel & Casino today.More >>

Mediaworks Appoints Tom Cotter

Fri, 17 Oct 2014 10:47:14 +1300 | Mediaworks

Tom Cotter has been appointed to the newly created role of CIPO (Chief Information and Product Officer) for MediaWorks. More >>

NZ On Air backing local music all the way

Fri, 17 Oct 2014 09:49:30 +1300 | NZ On Air

NZ On Air congratulates the huge line up of NZ On Air funded artists in the finalist list for the Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards this year. More >>

Updated Secret TPP - IP Chapter

Fri, 17 Oct 2014 09:38:04 +1300 | Wikileaks

Today, Thursday 16 October 2014, WikiLeaks released a second updated version of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Intellectual Property Rights Chapter. The TPP is the world's largest economic trade agreement that will, if it comes into force, encompass ...More >>

Latest leak of TPPA intellectual property text confirms risk

Fri, 17 Oct 2014 09:31:41 +1300 | Professor Jane Kelsey

On the eve of the latest (non)round of negotiations on the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) yet another version of the intellectual property has found its way to Wikileaks .More >>

NZ YouTube star explores reality through contemporary dance

Thu, 16 Oct 2014 16:40:26 +1300 | Footnote Dance Company

Footnote New Zealand Dance proudly presents the world premiere of The Status of Being, an exciting new work by award-winning multi-disciplinary choreographer, Alexa Wilson, tonight, Thursday 16 October.More >>

Annual Results: Annual Review and Annual Report

Thu, 16 Oct 2014 14:13:12 +1300 | Christchurch City Holdings Limited

Christchurch City Holdings Limited (CCHL) has today released its Annual Review and Report for the year to June 2014. Read them here. More >>

Postponement of Greville Road weekend works

Thu, 16 Oct 2014 13:53:43 +1300 | NZ Transport Agency

16 October 2014 | NZ Transport Agency - Auckland Postponement of Greville Road weekend works The NZ Transport Agency is postponing the second weekend of works at the Greville Road interchange on Auckland’s Northern Motorway (State Highway 1), set to start ...More >>

Gordon Campbell on New Zealand (again) in other peoples wars

Thu, 16 Oct 2014 12:27:15 +1300 | Gordon Campbell

Apparently, the Key government is still pondering how New Zealand will contribute to the fight against Islamic State. Long may it ponder, given the lack of consensus among our allies as to how to fight IS, where to fight it (Syria, Iraq, or both?) ...More >>

DHL Fashion Scholarship

Thu, 16 Oct 2014 12:13:33 +1300 | DHL

• 2008 winner of the DHL Express Fashion Export Scholarship, Dan Gosling, rejoins team on judging panel More >>

St Lukes shoppers celebrate new store launch

Thu, 16 Oct 2014 10:29:11 +1300 | Number One Shoes

On Saturday 18th October at 9am, Number One Shoes’ St Lukes will be celebrating the launch of their new-look store by inviting the public to take off their old shoes at the door and walk in barefoot to find a brand new pair, all for free. More >>

Southern DHB celebrates National Anaesthesia Day

Wed, 15 Oct 2014 16:50:38 +1300 | Southern District Health Board

Anaesthetists across New Zealand are urging smokers scheduled for surgery to “stop before the op” as part of National Anaesthesia Day tomorrow (October 16), organised by the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists.More >>

Pranking the CIA: The New Get Rich Quick Story

Wed, 15 Oct 2014 14:28:24 +1300 | David Swanson

When New York Times report James Risen published his previous book, State of War, the Times ended its delay of over a year and published his article on warrantless spying rather than be scooped by the book.More >>


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