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Croatia moves forward on sale of GM food

Croatia moves forward on sale of GM food

The sale of genetically modified food on the Croatian market will be possible but this food will first have to undergo a rigorous analysis by competent bodies and be specifically marked, according to ... More...

EU Parliament ratifies biosafety protocol

The European Union Parliament ratified a three-year-old U.N. biosafety protocol regulating international trade in genetically modified food this week. The protocol lets countries ban imports ... More...

Scientists to leave CRI if Wallaceville closes

Concern is mounting in Upper Hutt that the proposed closure of the Wallaceville AgResearch Campus will be bad not only for Upper Hutt and the Wellington Region but also for New Zealand generally. ... More...

Reply to open letter from GE-Free NZ

GE-Free NZ does the public a disservice when it uses pseudoscience and leaps of faith to make its points. While many (not all) of the studies cited have scientific merit those studies do not draw the... More...

Biotenz News Update - 5 June 2003

The latest Biotenz News Update has been posted to the Biotenz WebsiteIndex Capital Enjoys Taskforce Breakfast BLIS Signals More New Products And Exciting Research Projects Bi... More...

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Watch This Space: Mahia Rocket Lab Launch Site Officially Opened

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Half A Billion Accounts, Including Xtra: Yahoo Confirms Huge Data Breach

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Rural Branches: Westpac To Close 19 Branches, ANZ Looks At 7

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Interest Rates: RBNZ's Wheeler Keeps OCR At 2%

Reserve Bank governor Graeme Wheeler kept the official cash rate at 2 percent and said more easing will be needed to get inflation back within the target band. More>>


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