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Man arrested following Whakamaru incident

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Police – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Man arrested following Whakamaru incident Thursday, 25 May 2017 – 6:52am Please attribute to Detective Senior Sergeant Greg Turner: The 27-year-old Te Puke man who was being sought yesterday in the wider Whakamaru, Mangakino and Kinleith areas, was located late last night. Police were […]

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Fatal crash in Otahuhu

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Police – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Fatal crash in Otahuhu Thursday, 25 May 2017 – 6:47am One person has died after a single-vehicle crash early this morning in Otahuhu. It happened on Great South Road, between Nixon Ave and Mangere Road, just after 1:30am. The Police Serious Crash Unit will […]

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Auckland City Police arrest wanted man overnight

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Police – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Auckland City Police arrest wanted man overnight Thursday, 25 May 2017 – 6:35am Auckland City Police have arrested a 35-year-old man in the early hours of this morning. The man wanted after events in St Lukes yesterday was taken into custody without incident at […]

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Man arrested following Whakamaru incident – rnzngin Fifth Estate

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Police – Release/Statement Headline: Man arrested following Whakamaru incident – rnzngin Fifth Estate Source: New Zealand Police – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Man arrested following Whakamaru incident Thursday, 25 May 2017 – 6:52am Please attribute to Detective Senior Sergeant Greg Turner: The 27-year-old Te Puke man who was being sought […]

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Fatal crash in Otahuhu – rnzngin Fifth Estate

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Police – Release/Statement Headline: Fatal crash in Otahuhu – rnzngin Fifth Estate Source: New Zealand Police – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Fatal crash in Otahuhu Thursday, 25 May 2017 – 6:47am One person has died after a single-vehicle crash early this morning in Otahuhu. It happened on Great South Road, […]

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Auckland City Police arrest wanted man overnight – rnzngin Fifth Estate

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Police – Release/Statement Headline: Auckland City Police arrest wanted man overnight – rnzngin Fifth Estate Source: New Zealand Police – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Auckland City Police arrest wanted man overnight Thursday, 25 May 2017 – 6:35am Auckland City Police have arrested a 35-year-old man in the early hours of […]

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Harnessing Nature to Manage Rising Flood Risk

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MIL OSI – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Harnessing Nature to Manage Rising Flood Risk WASHINGTON – Worldwide, flood risk will continue to rise as cities grow larger and rainstorms become more intense, making conventional engineering insufficient as the sole approach to flood management.  “Natural and Nature-Based Flood Management: A Green Guide” […]

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May 24 – protest the `Jerusalem Day` march of hate

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MIL OSI – Source: MIL OSI Analysis – Gush Shalom – Analysis-Reportage: Headline: May 24 – protest the `Jerusalem Day` march of hate May 24 – protest the `Jerusalem Day` march of hate 24/05/17 This year, yet again, the extreme right-wing will celebrate the day in whichJerusalem was unified through a march of flags along […]

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NZ Hospitality Championships 2017

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MIL OSI – Source: Press Release Service – Press Release/Statement: Headline: NZ Hospitality Championships 2017 (PR.co.nz) If you have what it takes to julienne a carrot like a pro or make the best bed in show, take note: entries are now open for the NZ Hospitality Championships. This annual 4-day event will run alongside The […]

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Cash to You Loans banned from lending

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MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Cash to You Loans banned from lending Cash to You Loans banned from lending 24 May 2017 Napier loan company Cash to You Loans Limited has been banned indefinitely from operating as a lender, after charging borrowers unreasonable fees and excess interest and failing to correctly […]

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Feel the Lions roar with a commemorative stamp and coin

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Post – Release/Statement Headline: Feel the Lions roar with a commemorative stamp and coin New Zealand Post is celebrating The British & Irish Lions Tour 2017 with an official stamp and coin release. The stamps show each of the seven regions around the country where the rugby games are […]

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Higher dairy, wood, and wine exports lift trade surplus

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MIL OSI – Source: Statistics New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Higher dairy, wood, and wine exports lift trade surplus Overseas Merchandise Trade: April 2017  –  Media Release More dairy, wood, and wine exports in April 2017 led to a goods trade surplus of $578 million, Stats NZ said today. “In April we had the largest monthly […]

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Too many Kiwi women tolerate bladder leaks, says top personal trainer

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MIL OSI – Golden Bay – National award-winning personal trainer Renee Riley is encouraging more discussion about pelvic health because too many Kiwi women tolerate bladder leaks unnecessarily. Around a quarter of New Zealanders aged 15 or over are affected by some type of continence problem and it is estimated that about 590,000 people have […]

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National AI group launching next month

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MIL OSI – Wellington – Artificial Intelligence or AI is fast being used to make people more efficient and it will touch every element of New Zealanders’ lives from better healthcare and education to faster service and more personalised products, tech leader Stu Christie says. Like any emerging technology there is still a lot that Kiwis […]

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Tech crucial to NZ’s future – manifesto

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MIL OSI – Auckland – New Zealand’s leading tech organisations today released their manifesto of New Zealand’s Digital Future. The digital copy of the report has been sent to every member of parliament and to key government officials throughout multiple agencies as technology is far reaching – from health and education to regions, small to […]

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Nokia and Apple Sign Patent License & Business Cooperation Agreement, Settle All Litigation

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MIL OSI – Source: Apple News Headline: Nokia and Apple Sign Patent License & Business Cooperation Agreement, Settle All Litigation CUPERTINO, California and ESPOO, Finland — May 23, 2017 — Nokia and Apple® announced today that they have settled all litigation related to their intellectual property dispute and agreed a multi-year patent license. “This is […]

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Anti-Dumping and Countervailing Duties Bill passes final reading

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Anti-Dumping and Countervailing Duties Bill passes final reading A bill that introduces a new public interest test into the anti-dumping regime has passed its final reading, Commerce and Consumer Affairs Minister Jacqui Dean announced today. “The public interest test will weigh up the benefits of […]

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Native geckos rehomed on pest-free island

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MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Release/Statement Headline: Native geckos rehomed on pest-free island Eight native lizards received a helping hand from Department of Conservation Director General, Lou Sanson today when they were transferred to Mana Island near Wellington, as part of a GBC Winstone project.  The ngahere geckos will join 28 others […]

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Ministry of Social Development: How it deals with complaints

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MIL OSI – Source: Controller and Auditor General – News/Statement: Headline: Ministry of Social Development: How it deals with complaints Introduction 1.1The Ministry of Social Development (the Ministry) is the largest public service department in New Zealand. Each year it administers more than $20 billion in government expenditure and provides services to help more than […]

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NZ welcomes Australian Governor-General

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government Headline: NZ welcomes Australian Governor-General Prime Minister Bill English has announced the Australian Governor-General, Sir Peter Cosgrove, will make a State visit to New Zealand next week.  Sir Peter will be accompanied by his wife, Lady Cosgrove, while here from Wednesday 31 May to Saturday 3 June. “Sir […]

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Next steps on individual client level data

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Next steps on individual client level data The Government will be advising social service providers that their new contracts will not require the collection of individual client level data until a new data protection and use policy is in place, say Social Investment Minister Amy […]

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Progress on Pt England housing development

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Progress on Pt England housing development Legislation enabling a housing development at Point England and progress on Ngāti Paoa’s historical Treaty settlement has passed its second reading by 62-43, Building and Construction Minister Dr Nick Smith says. “It is poor use of Crown land just […]

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Bill to tackle meth, damage, unlawful tenancies

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Bill to tackle meth, damage, unlawful tenancies The Residential Tenancies Amendment Bill (No. 2) introduced to Parliament today will provide better protections and clarity for tenants and landlords, Building and Construction Minister Dr Nick Smith says. “This Bill makes three practical changes to the Residential […]

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New Zealand Consulate-General Sydney location change

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade – Press Release/Statement: Headline: New Zealand Consulate-General Sydney location change The New Zealand Consulate-General in Sydney is moving to new premises at 20 Bond Street in the Sydney CBD. The Consulate will be closed to the public from 3pm on Thursday 25 May and […]

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Metiria Turei speaks in the General Debate on Mothers

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MIL OSI – Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Metiria Turei speaks in the General Debate on Mothers Metiria Turei MP on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 – 16:57 [embedded content] METIRIA TUREI (Co-Leader—Green): Parenting is the most important job in the world. It is the most important job in the world. As a mother […]

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Alfred Ngaro might be sorry – but to whom?

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MIL OSI – Source: Labour Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Alfred Ngaro might be sorry – but to whom? The fact that the number of people classified as homeless on the Social Housing Register has doubled over the past year alone should be the real reason for Alfred Ngaro’s recent apologies, says Labour’s Social Development […]

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Government’s data-for-funding backdown embarrassing

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MIL OSI – Source: Labour Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Government’s data-for-funding backdown embarrassing The Government’s U-turn on their shambolic attempt to collect private client data from social services is an embarrassment for a senior Minister, says Labour’s Social Development spokesperson Carmel Sepuloni. “After months of criticism and mismanagement, the Government has finally cut its […]

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National fails on critical school building needs

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MIL OSI – Source: Labour Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: National fails on critical school building needs Students are paying the price of the Government’s failure to invest fast enough in school buildings to keep pace with Auckland’s increasing population, says Labour Leader Andrew Little. “Parents should lay the blame for their children having to […]

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Barry Coates speaks about the Trade (Anti-dumping and Countervailing Duties) Amendment Bill – Committee Stage

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MIL OSI – Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Barry Coates speaks about the Trade (Anti-dumping and Countervailing Duties) Amendment Bill – Committee Stage Barry Coates MP on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 – 17:12 ​Tēnā koe, Mr Chair. Thank you for calling me on this bill, the Trade (Anti-dumping and Countervailing Duties) Amendment Bill. We […]

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Tipping culture is not welcome in NZ

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MIL OSI – Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Tipping culture is not welcome in NZ Deputy Prime Minister Paula Bennett’s comments about tipping have been in the news and have sparked off a series of furious discussions about tipping in Aotearoa. From our point of view, tipping every time you’re provided a service […]

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Renting a home in the wild west

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MIL OSI – Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Renting a home in the wild west It can be tough renting a place to live, and it could be about to get tougher. Radio NZ is reporting that the American Rentberry app wants to start operating in New Zealand. Rentberry allows landlords to play […]

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Grant Robertson interviews Tute Porter-Samuels

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MIL OSI – Source: Labour Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Grant Robertson interviews Tute Porter-Samuels Labour’s Finance Spokesperson Grant Robertson sat down with Tute Porter-Samuels, Deputy Principal at Wainuiomata Primary School, to discuss the challenges facing education in New Zealand and what should be included in this week’s budget to help relieve the pressure – […]

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Reminder: Nationwide Post Budget Breakfasts 2017

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MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Reminder: Nationwide Post Budget Breakfasts 2017 Reminder: Nationwide Post Budget Breakfasts 2017 May 22, 2017 Leave a comment Having trouble viewing this email? Click here Reminder:Nationwide Post Budget Event Series POST BUDGET EVENT Friday 26 May Whangarei * Auckland * Wellington * Dunedin POST […]

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SHAN Email – 21 May 2017

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MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: SHAN Email – 21 May 2017 SHAN Email – 21 May 2017 May 21, 2017 Leave a comment State Housing Action Network Email: 21 May 2017 URGENT – Support for Niki is critical tomorrow! “Kia Ora Te whanau, this is so confirm that Niki’s […]

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CPAG May Newsletter | Post Budget Breakfasts l Child Poverty and Mental Health l & more

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MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: CPAG May Newsletter | Post Budget Breakfasts l Child Poverty and Mental Health l & more CPAG May Newsletter | Post Budget Breakfasts l Child Poverty and Mental Health l & more May 17, 2017 Leave a comment Kia ora koutou katoa, and welcome […]

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INVITE: Nationwide Post Budget Breakfasts 2017

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MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: INVITE: Nationwide Post Budget Breakfasts 2017 INVITE: Nationwide Post Budget Breakfasts 2017 May 10, 2017 Leave a comment Having trouble viewing this email? Click here Nationwide Post Budget Event Series Invite POST BUDGET EVENT Friday 26 May Whangarei * Auckland * Wellington * Dunedin […]

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Emergency Peace Rally this Saturday!

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MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Emergency Peace Rally this Saturday! Emergency Peace Rally this Saturday! May 4, 2017 Leave a comment Saturday Emergency Peace Rally & take action for Palestine View this email in your browser Kia ora Peace Friends, Two things here require your urgent attention this week. […]

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CPAG Launch: “Child Poverty and Mental Health: A Literature Review”

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MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: CPAG Launch: “Child Poverty and Mental Health: A Literature Review” CPAG Launch: “Child Poverty and Mental Health: A Literature Review” May 4, 2017 Leave a comment Having trouble viewing this email? Click here CPAG invites you to the Auckland launch of Child Poverty and […]

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Meeting to discuss plight of people on work and student visas in New Zealand – Monday 6pm

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MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Meeting to discuss plight of people on work and student visas in New Zealand – Monday 6pm Meeting to discuss plight of people on work and student visas in New Zealand – Monday 6pm April 28, 2017 Leave a comment Meeting, 6pm, Monday, May […]

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Stand up for Peace and Justice – May 6, 2pm, Aotea Square

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MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Stand up for Peace and Justice – May 6, 2pm, Aotea Square Stand up for Peace and Justice – May 6, 2pm, Aotea Square April 28, 2017 Leave a comment Kia ora koutou, Rally on 6 May, 2pm, Aotea Square: – No to escalation […]

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Battle for Crete anniversary | Ministry for Culture and Heritage

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry for Culture and Heritage – Release/Statement Headline: Battle for Crete anniversary | Ministry for Culture and Heritage The 76th anniversary of the Battle for Crete will be marked at Pukeahu National War Memorial Park at Wellington on Saturday 20 May. The ceremony will begin at 4:30pm with a […]

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Latin American Roadshow of New Zealand Films Launches

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Latin American Roadshow of New Zealand Films Launches Nine New Zealand feature films and eight shorts have winged their way to Latin America to take part in a travelling roadshow through eleven cities in seven countries. Kicking off on 11 May in Buenos […]

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Kiwis in Korea | Show Me Shorts Film Festival

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MIL OSI – Source: Show Me Shorts Film Festival – Release/Statement Headline: Kiwis in Korea | Show Me Shorts Film Festival We were privileged to take part in the 34th Busan International Short Film Festival (BISFF) in South Korea. What a beautiful city and wonderful festival run by passionate film lovers! We presented a selection […]

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Calling interns | Show Me Shorts Film Festival

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MIL OSI – Source: Show Me Shorts Film Festival – Release/Statement Headline: Calling interns | Show Me Shorts Film Festival Calling interns The SMS team at the 2016 Opening Night and Awards Ceremony We have three opportunities for outstanding people to join our team that make Show Me Shorts happen each year. Festival Intern Marketing […]

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Urgent call for 28th Māori Battalion photos

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry for Culture and Heritage – Release/Statement Headline: Urgent call for 28th Māori Battalion photos The author of a book that will capture the battle experience of the 28th Māori Battalion’s B-Company is calling for family descendants and relatives to help locate up to 400 photos of the 900 […]

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Missing World War One NZ Rifle Brigade flags sought

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry for Culture and Heritage – Release/Statement Headline: Missing World War One NZ Rifle Brigade flags sought With Anzac Day fast approaching researchers are hoping to locate two missing flags presented to the New Zealand Rifle Brigade in England in 1919 and are looking for help from the public. […]

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Screen Industry Survey 2015/2016

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Screen Industry Survey 2015/2016 It’s good news for the screen industry according to Statistics New Zealand’s annual Screen Industry Survey. New Zealand’s screen industry revenue increased by 3% to $3.3 billion, figures released today by Statistics New Zealand’s 2015/2016 Screen Industry Survey show. […]

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Upgraded Seed Grants Scheme for Screen Writers

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Film Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Upgraded Seed Grants Scheme for Screen Writers The New Zealand Writers Guild (NZWG) and the New Zealand Film Commission (NZFC) are excited to announce an additional pathway for New Zealand writers under the highly successful NZWG Seed programme for new creative projects. The […]

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