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NZSIS accepts Inspector-General’s recommendations

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Security Intelligence Service – Press Release/Statement Headline: NZSIS accepts Inspector-General’s recommendations The Director of Security, Rebecca Kitteridge says she accepts all of the recommendations from an inquiry into the release of NZSIS information in July and August 2011. “We are implementing all of the recommendations as soon as possible,” […]

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PM welcomes Inspector-General’s report

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Press Release/Statement Headline: PM welcomes Inspector-General’s report Prime Minister John Key today welcomed the report of Cheryl Gwyn, Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security, into issues around the release of information by the New Zealand Security Intelligence Service (NZSIS). “This is the first inquiry by the Inspector-General under […]

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Corrections’ review into Phillip Smith released

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Press Release/Statement Headline: Corrections’ review into Phillip Smith released Corrections Minister Peseta Sam Lotu-Iiga today acknowledged the release of the Department of Corrections’ Chief Custodial Officer’s Review of the Failure to Return from Temporary Release of Phillip John Smith. “This review shows there were a number of […]

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ED wait times – best winter result to date

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Press Release/Statement Headline: ED wait times – best winter result to date Health Minister Jonathan Coleman says the latest National Health Target results show that over the busy winter months people were treated more quickly in emergency departments across the country than in previous years. “Today’s quarter […]

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IGIS report a damning indictment on former spy boss

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MIL OSI – Source: Labour Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: IGIS report a damning indictment on former spy boss The report by Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security into the release of classified documents is a sad and damning indictment on former spy boss Warren Tucker, Labour’s MP for Mount Roskill and former leader Phil Goff […]

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Matangi and Tawa Station projects Engineering Excellence finalists

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MIL OSI – Source: Greater Wellington Regional Council – Press Release/Statement Headline: Matangi and Tawa Station projects Engineering Excellence finalists Matangi and Tawa Station projects Engineering Excellence finalists Posted on 25 November 2014 by Matangi and Tawa Station projects Engineering Excellence finalists Wellington’s Matangi trains project and the highly successful community engagement around the new […]

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Huawei Announces their Global Network Functions Virtualization Open Lab and Leads the Industry

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MIL OSI – Source: Huawei – Press Release/Statement Headline: Huawei Announces their Global Network Functions Virtualization Open Lab and Leads the Industry Huawei Announces their Global Network Functions Virtualization Open Lab and Leads the Industry [Shanghai, China, November 24, 2014]: Huawei today announced the construction of its Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) Open Lab to global […]

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Inspector-General publishes report on inquiry into release of NZSIS information to Cameron Slater

Inspector General of Intelligence and Security, Cheryl Gwyn.

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MIL OSI – Source: Inspector General of Intelligence and Security – Press Release/Statement Headline: Inspector-General publishes report on inquiry into release of NZSIS information to Cameron Slater 25 November 2014, 10:00am (Click here for the full report (pdf).) The Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security, Cheryl Gwyn, published her report on the inquiry into the release […]

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Huawei Announces their Global Network Functions Virtualization Open Lab and Leads the Industry

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MIL OSI – Source: Huawei – Press Release/Statement Headline: Huawei Announces their Global Network Functions Virtualization Open Lab and Leads the Industry Huawei Announces their Global Network Functions Virtualization Open Lab and Leads the Industry [Shanghai, China, November 24, 2014]: Huawei today announced the construction of its Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) Open Lab to global […]

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Commerce Commission releases draft decision on Transpower’s Upper South Island reliability project amendment application

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MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Press Release/Statement Headline: Commerce Commission releases draft decision on Transpower’s Upper South Island reliability project amendment application Commerce Commission releases draft decision on Transpower’s Upper South Island reliability project amendment application 25 November 2014 The Commerce Commission has released its draft decision approving Transpower’s application for an amendment […]

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Apple Announces World AIDS Day 2014 Campaign for (RED)

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MIL OSI – Source: Apple News – Press Release/Statement Headline: Apple Announces World AIDS Day 2014 Campaign for (RED) Apple Donating A Portion of Holiday Sales from Retail & Online StoresCUPERTINO, California—November 23, 2014— To mark World AIDS Day 2014, Apple® and leading app developers are inviting customers to help (RED) achieve the goal of […]

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Ignore prohibition notices at your peril

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MIL OSI – Source: WorkSafe New Zealand – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Ignore prohibition notices at your peril Builder Grant Collings has been fined $18,000 in the Christchurch District Court today for breaching a WorkSafe New Zealand prohibition notice which was issued to prevent workers from the continued risk of a likelihood of serious harm. On […]

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More visitors holidaying in New Zealand

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MIL OSI – Source: Statistics New Zealand – Press Release/Statement Headline: More visitors holidaying in New Zealand The number of overseas visitors arriving on holiday (98,100) to New Zealand increased 14 percent in October 2014 compared with October 2013, Statistics New Zealand said today. The number of visitor arrivals to New Zealand in total for October […]

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New Zealand first neat places app launched by Canterbury graduate

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MIL OSI – Source: University of Canterbury – Press Release/Statement Headline: New Zealand first neat places app launched by Canterbury graduate November 24, 2014 A University of Canterbury graduate student has produced a nationwide app showing the best cafes, bars, restaurants, shops and events in Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch and Dunedin. Marcia Butterfield this week launched […]

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Food industries lift retail spending

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MIL OSI – Source: Statistics New Zealand – Press Release/Statement Headline: Food industries lift retail spending Retail spending increased in the September 2014 quarter, led by rises in the food-related industries, Statistics New Zealand said today. After adjusting for seasonal effects, the volume of total retail trade sales rose 1.5 percent in the September 2014 quarter, after a 1.1 percent rise in the June quarter. […]

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Tourism surviving natural disasters: Preparedness and planning

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MIL OSI – Source: University of Canterbury – Press Release/Statement Headline: Tourism surviving natural disasters: Preparedness and planning November 23, 2014 A University of Canterbury doctoral student is investigating the preparedness and planning of post-disaster tourism service providers. Abanti Antara, whose thesis is being supervised by Associate Professor Kevin Voges, says it is important that […]

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NZSIS accepts Inspector-General’s recommendations

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Security Intelligence Service – Press Release/Statement Headline: NZSIS accepts Inspector-General’s recommendations The Director of Security, Rebecca Kitteridge says she accepts all of the recommendations from an inquiry into the release of NZSIS information in July and August 2011. “We are implementing all of the recommendations as soon as possible,” […]

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PM welcomes Inspector-General’s report

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Press Release/Statement Headline: PM welcomes Inspector-General’s report Prime Minister John Key today welcomed the report of Cheryl Gwyn, Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security, into issues around the release of information by the New Zealand Security Intelligence Service (NZSIS). “This is the first inquiry by the Inspector-General under […]

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Corrections’ review into Phillip Smith released

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Press Release/Statement Headline: Corrections’ review into Phillip Smith released Corrections Minister Peseta Sam Lotu-Iiga today acknowledged the release of the Department of Corrections’ Chief Custodial Officer’s Review of the Failure to Return from Temporary Release of Phillip John Smith. “This review shows there were a number of […]

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ED wait times – best winter result to date

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Press Release/Statement Headline: ED wait times – best winter result to date Health Minister Jonathan Coleman says the latest National Health Target results show that over the busy winter months people were treated more quickly in emergency departments across the country than in previous years. “Today’s quarter […]

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Inspector-General publishes report on inquiry into release of NZSIS information to Cameron Slater

Inspector General of Intelligence and Security, Cheryl Gwyn.

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MIL OSI – Source: Inspector General of Intelligence and Security – Press Release/Statement Headline: Inspector-General publishes report on inquiry into release of NZSIS information to Cameron Slater 25 November 2014, 10:00am (Click here for the full report (pdf).) The Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security, Cheryl Gwyn, published her report on the inquiry into the release […]

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Govt resumes sexual violence Trial Proceedings work

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Press Release/Statement Headline: Govt resumes sexual violence Trial Proceedings work Justice Minister Amy Adams has asked the Law Commission to resume work on proposals for better supporting victims of sexual violence through the criminal process. The Law Commission will revisit its previous work on alternative pre-trial and […]

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Government Inquiry into Smith / Traynor escape established

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Press Release/Statement Headline: Government Inquiry into Smith / Traynor escape established State Services Minister Paula Bennett has today released the draft Terms of Reference for the Government Inquiry into matters concerning the escape of Phillip John Smith / Traynor. The draft Terms of Reference focus on: Mr […]

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Speech to the New Zealand Racing Board AGM

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Press Release/Statement Headline: Speech to the New Zealand Racing Board AGM Good morning, it’s great to be here this morning with you, the people who are the powerhouse behind New Zealand racing. I’d like to acknowledge your Chair, Glenda Hughes, and your acting Chief Executive, Stewart McRobie. […]

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IGIS report a damning indictment on former spy boss

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MIL OSI – Source: Labour Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: IGIS report a damning indictment on former spy boss The report by Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security into the release of classified documents is a sad and damning indictment on former spy boss Warren Tucker, Labour’s MP for Mount Roskill and former leader Phil Goff […]

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Royal Commission needed after proof PM’s office involved in Dirty Politics

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MIL OSI – Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Royal Commission needed after proof PM’s office involved in Dirty Politics Reports that the Prime Minister’s senior advisor gave secret SIS information to blogger Cameron Slater in order to embarrass the Labour Party proves John Key office was involved in Dirty Politics and abused their […]

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South Auckland disadvantaged by new decile rankings

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MIL OSI – Source: Labour Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: South Auckland disadvantaged by new decile rankings New decile rankings have South Auckland schools at scores that show they are much more disadvantaged than the national average, says Labour’s Associate Auckland  Issues spokesperson Louisa Wall.  “As a measurement of disadvantage it is alarming that the […]

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Escaping A Shady Past? Platinum Credit Card Level For Immigration, Priceless

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand First – Press Release/Statement Headline: Escaping A Shady Past? Platinum Credit Card Level For Immigration, Priceless New Zealand First is questioning why arrangements between Immigration New Zealand and China UnionPay will see streamlined visa processing for holders of Platinum and Diamond UnionPay credit cards. “Prime Minister John Key had […]

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Prime Minister's Keeness On Foreign Ownership Shocks Winston Peters

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand First – Press Release/Statement Headline: Prime Minister's Keeness On Foreign Ownership Shocks Winston Peters Prime Minister John Key’s enthusiasm for the foreign ownership of farmland and now hotels, shows how naïve the Government is. “What does one make of Mr Key telling Federated Farmers, if the only buyers were […]

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Progressive Enquiry Smoke Shows Plenty Of Signals

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand First – Press Release/Statement Headline: Progressive Enquiry Smoke Shows Plenty Of Signals New Zealand First is keen to talk to the Hon Clayton Cosgrove about a mandatory code of conduct for supermarkets to protect suppliers from anti-competitive behaviour. “Our reading of the Commerce Commission report shows plenty of smoke […]

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Time To Speak Up Minister!

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand First – Press Release/Statement Headline: Time To Speak Up Minister! New Zealand First is backing a call by the Equal Employment Commissioner Dr. Jackie Blue for a full explanation from State Services Commissioner Iain Rennie over the handling of the Roger Sutton case. “Thank goodness for Jackie Blue because […]

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Time for an economy that works for all New Zealanders

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MIL OSI – Source: Labour Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Time for an economy that works for all New Zealanders New Labour Finance spokesperson Grant Robertson says the challenge for the National Government is to support an economy that delivers good, sustainable jobs paying decent wages. “It’s time the economy delivered for all New Zealanders, […]

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US government presented with International report on Cuban Five

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MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Press Release/Statement Headline: US government presented with International report on Cuban Five A high level delegation, representing millions of people from across the globe, met with US government officials at the US Embassy in London in November to hand over the final report of the […]

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GPJA #524: Sat – Art Exhibition by one of the “Cuban 5″ opened by ambassador

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MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Press Release/Statement Headline: GPJA #524: Sat – Art Exhibition by one of the “Cuban 5″ opened by ambassador WHAT’S ON IN AOTEAROA/NZ Saturday, , November 22, 2-3.30pm, Depot Artspace, 28 Clarence St, DevonportCuba’s Ambassador to New Zealand, Maria del Carmen Herrera, will open an exhibition […]

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Government misguided to base funding on employment outcomes

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MIL OSI – Source: QPEC – Press Release/Statement Headline: Government misguided to base funding on employment outcomes “QPEC, the Quality Public Education Coalition, is alarmed at proposals to tie tertiary education funding to “employment outcomes,” says QPEC tertiary education spokesperson Dr David Cooke. Ministry briefings, the Ministry of Education, the TEC and Treasury recommend a […]

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10,000 NZers marched against TPPA!

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MIL OSI – Source: It’s Our Future – Statement Headline: 10,000 NZers marched against TPPA! DAY OF ACTION 8 NOVEMBER 2014 On November 8 10,000 New Zealanders across the country came out and said loudly and proudly #TPPANoWay! These are the biggest rallies that have taken place against the TPPA anywhere in the world, and […]

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Renegotiate South Korea FTA if it gives foreign investors the right to sue

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MIL OSI – Source: Professor Jane Kelsey – Press Release/Statement Headline: Renegotiate South Korea FTA if it gives foreign investors the right to sue ‘Coverage of the free trade agreement just concluded with South Korea has been all about agriculture – which is being talked up without anyone being able to see the fine print’, […]

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Did Key and Groser sell out on TPPA with nothing on agriculture?

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MIL OSI – Source: Professor Jane Kelsey – Press Release/Statement Headline: Did Key and Groser sell out on TPPA with nothing on agriculture? According to the Wall Street Journal, trade minister Groser says the politicians have ‘informally “closed out” all but two major areas’ of the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) negotiations.   Those areas are state-owned […]

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GPJA #523 (11/11/14): WHAT’S ON IN AOTEAROA/NZ

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MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Press Release/Statement Headline: GPJA #523 (11/11/14): WHAT’S ON IN AOTEAROA/NZ WHAT’S ON IN AOTEAROA/NZ Wednesday, November 12, 7pm, Western Springs Community Garden Hall, 956 Great North Rd, Western SpringsWOMEN AND CLIMATE JUSTICE FORUM – ALL WELCOME!We are excited to be bringing you this forum in […]

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Minister Groser’s Big Debate on TPPA is meaningless unless it comes before an agreement is signed

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MIL OSI – Source: Professor Jane Kelsey – Press Release/Statement Headline: Minister Groser’s “Big Debate” on TPPA is meaningless unless it comes before an agreement is signed University of Auckland law professor Jane Kelsey has challenged trade minister Tim Groser to come clean on whether he really intends to allow ordinary New Zealanders, or even […]

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Up in the air: business travel in Australia

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MIL OSI – Source: Roy Morgan Poll – Press Release/Statement Headline: Up in the air: business travel in Australia Source: Roy Morgan Single Source (Australia), October 2013 – September 2014 (n=16,176). In a country as vast as Australia, travelling by air for business is often a necessity. In fact, in the 12 months to September […]

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Honouring the Ampatuan massacre victims as fight for justice goes on

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MIL OSI – Source: Dr David Robie – Analysis published with permission of Café Pacific Headline: Honouring the Ampatuan massacre victims as fight for justice goes on A grim reminder of the Maguindanao, or Ampatuan, massacre on 23 November 2014. Photo: DanRogayan A TOP Filipino investigative journalist will be speaking about the “worst attack” on […]

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Let it rip, Potato Chip! Australia’s favourite snacks

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MIL OSI – Source: Roy Morgan Poll – Press Release/Statement Headline: Let it rip, Potato Chip! Australia’s favourite snacks Source: Roy Morgan Single Source (Australia), July 2013 – June 2014 (n=16,809). When it comes to the nation’s most popular snacks, it seems Australians’ tastes tend more towards savoury than sweet. In an average seven-day period, […]

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BNZ Economist Tony Alexander’s Weekly Overview November 20

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MIL OSI – Source: BNZ Weekly Overview by Tony Alexander – Press Release/Statement Headline: BNZ Economist Tony Alexander’s Weekly Overview November 20 An FX Comment Exporters and the Reserve Bank will probably be feeling a bit upset at the bounce up in the Kiwi dollar over the past couple of weeks. Before going into specifics […]

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A toast to Australia’s Champagne and sparkling wine drinkers!

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MIL OSI – Source: Roy Morgan Poll – Press Release/Statement Headline: A toast to Australia’s Champagne and sparkling wine drinkers! Source: Roy Morgan Single Source (Australia), October 2013 – September 2014 (n=17,450). With the Spring Racing Carnival still ringing in our ears, and the silly season fast approaching, Mark Twain’s famous observation that “Too much […]

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5AA Australia – Labour’s New Leader + China’s President In New Zealand

5AA's Peter Godfrey and MIL managing director, Selwyn Manning.

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Across The Ditch is broadcast live weekly on 5AA Australia and webcast on LiveNews.co.nz. Recorded on 20/11/14 – Captured Live on Ustream.tv. ISSUE ONE: The New Zealand Labour Party has elected its new leader, the vote going to a third round after no clear outright winner was found in the initial preferential vote. Trade unionist […]

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ANZ-Roy Morgan China Consumer Confidence Rises Further on Record ‘Singles Day’ E-Commerce Sales

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MIL OSI – Source: Roy Morgan Poll – Press Release/Statement Headline: ANZ-Roy Morgan China Consumer Confidence Rises Further on Record ‘Singles Day’ E-Commerce Sales The ANZ-Roy Morgan China Consumer Confidence survey elicits respondents’ expectations of inflation and prices. Data in November was collected from a sample of 1,000 Chinese aged 14+ (12,000 per annum) by […]

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Journos, film makers, media freedom advocates join Asia-Pacific political journalism event

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MIL OSI – Source: Dr David Robie – Analysis published with permission of Café Pacific Headline: Journos, film makers, media freedom advocates join Asia-Pacific political journalism event A candlelight vigil for the 58 victims of the 2009 Maguindanao massacre – 32 of them media people. Still no justice for them today. Renowned investigative journalists, film […]

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Over $2 million offered in the latest Arts Grant round

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MIL OSI – Source: Creative New Zealand – Press Release/Statement Headline: Over $2 million offered in the latest Arts Grant round The lastest Arts Grant round resulted in 73 grants totalling $2,194,182 being offered to support projects by New Zealand artists, practitioners and arts organisations. More than $6 million was requested from 178 applications. Applications to this round […]

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Political shennanigans, ecological terrorism and twitchy fairytales lead to award for Wellington playwright

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MIL OSI – Source: Creative New Zealand – Press Release/Statement Headline: Political shennanigans, ecological terrorism and twitchy fairytales lead to award for Wellington playwright The Bruce Mason Playwriting Award was presented to Ralph McCubbin Howell at the Playmarket Accolades in Wellington on 23 November 2014. The $10,000 cash prize recognises early success in the career […]

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Waikato Regional Sports Facility Plan

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MIL OSI – Source: Sport Waikato – Release/Statement Headline: Waikato Regional Sports Facility Plan The Waikato Regional Sports Facility Plan marks the first time that the Waikato region has collectively examined current and future sport and recreational facility needs. The key objectives are to understand what facilities the region has, what is needed (and […]

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Media Release – New light shed on Christchurch’s Victoria Square

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MIL OSI – Source: MIL NZ OSI – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Media Release – New light shed on Christchurch’s Victoria Square New light shed on Christchurch’s Victoria Square Unravelling the rich history of one of Christchurch’s iconic precincts is the focus of the latest book from Canterbury University Press (CUP). Victoria Square: Cradle of Christchurch, […]

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New Zealand Foothills revisited in new book

Canterbury Foothills & Forests: A Walking and Tramping Guide (second edition) by Pat Barrett, published by Canterbury University Press.

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MIL OSI – Source: Canterbury University Press – Press Release/Statement Headline: Foothills revisited in new book A new, updated edition of a popular Canterbury walking and tramping guide has been published this month by Canterbury University Press (CUP). Canterbury Foothills & Forests: A Walking and Tramping Guide, first published in 2002 by Shoal Bay Press, […]

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The Land Before Time

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MIL OSI – Source: Maidment Theatre – Press Release/Statement Headline: The Land Before Time Embark on a journey into an enchanting prehistoric adventure with dinosaur pals Littlefoot, Cera, Spike, Ducky and Petrie in this acclaimed animated classic for the entire family. In a long-ago age of rumbling volcanoes and perilous earthquakes, a young bracheosaurus named […]

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Creative New Zealand’s Te Manu Ka Tau delivered in partnership with the Auckland Arts Festival March 2015

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MIL OSI – Source: Creative New Zealand – Press Release/Statement Headline: Creative New Zealand’s Te Manu Ka Tau delivered in partnership with the Auckland Arts Festival March 2015 Call for proposals: DEADLINE MONDAY 1 DECEMBER Creative New Zealand, in association with the Auckland Arts Festival, is calling for proposals from theatre, dance, music and cross artform […]

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Michael King Writers' Centre: Four NZ writers selected for 2015 residencies

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MIL OSI – Source: Creative New Zealand – Press Release/Statement Headline: Michael King Writers' Centre: Four NZ writers selected for 2015 residencies Four writers selected for the residency programme at the Michael King Writers’ Centre next year will explore diverse aspects of New Zealand life and culture – from Māori spirituality, a soldier’s “mutiny” in […]

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Honouring the Ampatuan massacre victims as fight for justice goes on

Cafe-Pacific

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MIL OSI – Source: Dr David Robie – Analysis published with permission of Café Pacific Headline: Honouring the Ampatuan massacre victims as fight for justice goes on A grim reminder of the Maguindanao, or Ampatuan, massacre on 23 November 2014. Photo: DanRogayan A TOP Filipino investigative journalist will be speaking about the “worst attack” on […]

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WEST PAPUA DAY: Safe Witness Journalism trainer talks action

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MIL OSI – Source: Pacific Media Centre – Report published with permission of the Pacific Media Centre Headline: WEST PAPUA DAY: Safe Witness Journalism trainer talks action Event date and time: Monday, December 1, 2014 – 18:00 – 20:00 Monday, December 1, 2014, is the 53rd anniversary of West Papua’s independence. On this day in […]

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Pacific Journalism Review 2014 conference – final programme

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MIL OSI – Source: Pacific Media Centre – Report published with permission of the Pacific Media Centre Headline: Pacific Journalism Review 2014 conference – final programme Time Session 8:00 – 8:45 RegistrationWG126  8.45 – 9.00 Mihi Whakatau ‐ AUT Tangata WhenuaWG126  9:00 – 9:30 Introduction ‐  Opening remarks, welcome: Professor David Robie, PMC director, PJR […]

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Journos, film makers, media freedom advocates join Asia-Pacific political journalism event

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Published By   7 days ago

MIL OSI – Source: Dr David Robie – Analysis published with permission of Café Pacific Headline: Journos, film makers, media freedom advocates join Asia-Pacific political journalism event A candlelight vigil for the 58 victims of the 2009 Maguindanao massacre – 32 of them media people. Still no justice for them today. Renowned investigative journalists, film […]

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PJR2014 conference to highlight media freedom issues in Asia-Pacific nations

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MIL OSI – Source: Pacific Media Centre – Report published with permission of the Pacific Media Centre Headline: PJR2014 conference to highlight media freedom issues in Asia-Pacific nations Media freedom in Fiji, Philippines, Timor-Leste and West Papua will come under the spotlight at this month’s Pacific Journalism Review 2014 conference. The conference, with the theme […]

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Pacific Journalism Review 20(2)

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MIL OSI – Source: Pacific Media Centre – Report published with permission of the Pacific Media Centre Headline: Pacific Journalism Review 20(2) Pacific Journalism Review ISBN/code: 10239499 Price: $35.00 Publication date: Saturday, November 8, 2014 Publisher: Pacific Media Centre (AUT) “Failed” states and the environment in the region have been featured in the latest edition […]

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USP awards message – Journalism an act of faith in the future

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MIL OSI – Source: Pacific Media Centre – Report published with permission of the Pacific Media Centre Headline: USP awards message – Journalism an act of faith in the future This is the keynote message from Repúblika publisher Ricardo Morris at the University of the South Pacific/Wansolwara journalism awards 2014. COMMENT:  Journalism is an act […]

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BURMA: Does the military still have a licence to kill?

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MIL OSI – Source: Pacific Media Centre – Report published with permission of the Pacific Media Centre Headline: BURMA: Does the military still have a licence to kill? Both the Burmese government and the military leadership must immediately initiate a proper investigation into the killing of journalist Aung Kyaw Naing, argues Kyaw Zaw Moe, with […]

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