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Is Ferry 'Captain' Getting Golden Handshake?

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand First – Press Release/Statement Headline: Is Ferry 'Captain' Getting Golden Handshake? New Zealand First Leader Rt Hon Winston Peters wants to know if the departing general manager of KiwiRail’s Cook Strait ferries, Tom Davis, is receiving a golden handshake or being deservedly sacked for the way the ferry system […]

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Seeing Sound with Francesca Rudkin

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MIL OSI – Source: Show Me Shorts Film Festival – Press Release/Statement Headline: Seeing Sound with Francesca Rudkin To celebrate the inclusion of music videos in this year’s Show Me Shorts Film Festival, I thought I’d share my favourite music videos from over the years. The problem is that I love music videos (it’s one […]

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New Zealand Work Research Institute releases 2014 Workplace Diversity Survey

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MIL OSI – Source: Auckland University of Technology – Press Release/Statement Headline: New Zealand Work Research Institute releases 2014 Workplace Diversity Survey 31 Oct, 2014 AUT University’s New Zealand Work Research Institute (NZWRI) has released a report on diversity in the New Zealand workplace. Undertaken in partnership with the EEO Trust and the Chamber of […]

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New Zealand Work Research Institute releases 2014 Workplace Diversity Survey

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MIL OSI – Source: Auckland University of Technology – Press Release/Statement Headline: New Zealand Work Research Institute releases 2014 Workplace Diversity Survey 31 Oct, 2014 AUT University’s New Zealand Work Research Institute (NZWRI) has released a report on diversity in the New Zealand workplace. Undertaken in partnership with the EEO Trust and the Chamber of […]

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Uruguay’s KONA Selects IBM Cloud over Amazon Web Services as the Foundation for its Application Development Platform

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MIL OSI – Source: IBM – Release/Statement Headline: Uruguay’s KONA Selects IBM Cloud over Amazon Web Services as the Foundation for its Application Development Platform Montevideo, Uruguay – 28 Oct 2014: IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that KONA has deployed a new cloud-based application development service on IBM Cloud with SoftLayer, an IBM Company to […]

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Operation Celtic: Grey Lynn Homicide update

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Police – Press Release/Statement Headline: Operation Celtic: Grey Lynn Homicide update Home » News » Operation Celtic: Grey Lynn Homicide update Saturday, 1 November 2014 – 5:05pm Auckland City Auckland City Police have made an arrest in relation to the Grey Lynn homicide investigation. A 16 year old male […]

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John Key – Speech at the Albany Convoy Commemorations

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Press Release/Statement Headline: John Key – Speech at the Albany Convoy Commemorations Albany Convoy CommemorationsCommemorative Address,Albany, Western Australia Your Excellency the Governor General Sir Peter Cosgrove, Prime Minister Tony Abbott, Distinguished guests, Members of the Australian and New Zealand Defence Forces, Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, I am […]

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Huawei Welcomes Québec Minister Jacques Daoust to Beijing R&D Facility

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MIL OSI – Source: Huawei – Press Release/Statement Headline: Huawei Welcomes Québec Minister Jacques Daoust to Beijing R&D Facility Huawei Welcomes Québec Minister Jacques Daoust to Beijing R&D Facility Huawei committed to investing in research with Québec Universities Beijing, China., October 30, 2014 – Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, […]

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Uruguay’s KONA Selects IBM Cloud over Amazon Web Services as the Foundation for its Application Development Platform

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MIL OSI – Source: IBM – Release/Statement Headline: Uruguay’s KONA Selects IBM Cloud over Amazon Web Services as the Foundation for its Application Development Platform Montevideo, Uruguay – 28 Oct 2014: IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that KONA has deployed a new cloud-based application development service on IBM Cloud with SoftLayer, an IBM Company to […]

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Huawei Welcomes Québec Minister Jacques Daoust to Beijing R&D Facility

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MIL OSI – Source: Huawei – Press Release/Statement Headline: Huawei Welcomes Québec Minister Jacques Daoust to Beijing R&D Facility Huawei Welcomes Québec Minister Jacques Daoust to Beijing R&D Facility Huawei committed to investing in research with Québec Universities Beijing, China., October 30, 2014 – Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, […]

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Huawei to Invest $500 Million into Ontario over next 5 years

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MIL OSI – Source: Huawei – Press Release/Statement Headline: Huawei to Invest $500 Million into Ontario over next 5 years Huawei to Invest $500 Million into Ontario over next 5 years New investment of $210m will create 325 new jobs and double Huawei’s Canadian Research & Development team Beijing, China., November 1, 2014 – Huawei, […]

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Huawei Appointed Official Sponsor of APEC Summit 2014

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MIL OSI – Source: Huawei – Press Release/Statement Headline: Huawei Appointed Official Sponsor of APEC Summit 2014 Huawei Appointed Official Sponsor of APEC Summit 2014 [Beijing, China, October 31, 2014]: Huawei today announced its role as the official telecom sponsor of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit 2014, with Huawei’s 4G LTE-enabled MediaPad M1 used […]

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Dwelling consents down in September

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MIL OSI – Source: Statistics New Zealand – Press Release/Statement Headline: Dwelling consents down in September Nearly 2,000 new dwellings were consented last month, but there are signs the trend is decreasing, Statistics New Zealand said today. “The trend for new dwellings was previously at its highest level since August 2007. While it’s now easing, the […]

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Changes to Retail Trade Survey seasonal adjustment

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MIL OSI – Source: Statistics New Zealand – Press Release/Statement Headline: Changes to Retail Trade Survey seasonal adjustment As advised in Retail Trade Survey: June 2014 quarter, we are making changes to the Retail Trade Survey (RTS) seasonal adjustment from the September 2014 quarter (to be released on 17 November 2014). Note that the following […]

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BNZ Weekly Overview October 30

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MIL OSI – Source: BNZ Weekly Overview by Tony Alexander – Press Release/Statement Headline: BNZ Weekly Overview October 30 If I Were A Borrower What Would I Do? Hopefully borrowers were quick enough to grab the special BNZ three year fixed rate of 5.85% introduced for a short one week period over the long weekend. […]

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One business for every nine New Zealanders as business number grows to new high

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MIL OSI – Source: Statistics New Zealand – Press Release/Statement Headline: One business for every nine New Zealanders as business number grows to new high There was an all-time high of nearly half a million businesses in New Zealand in February 2014, with the highest rate of growth being in construction, Statistics New Zealand said today. Overall, there […]

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John Key – Speech at the Albany Convoy Commemorations

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Press Release/Statement Headline: John Key – Speech at the Albany Convoy Commemorations Albany Convoy CommemorationsCommemorative Address,Albany, Western Australia Your Excellency the Governor General Sir Peter Cosgrove, Prime Minister Tony Abbott, Distinguished guests, Members of the Australian and New Zealand Defence Forces, Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, I am […]

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Guy leading trade mission to India and Sri Lanka

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Press Release/Statement Headline: Guy leading trade mission to India and Sri Lanka Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy is leading a six-day New Zealand trade mission to Sri Lanka and India, departing tomorrow. The Minister will be accompanied by representatives of 15 New Zealand organisations as well as ex-New Zealand cricket […]

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Care and caution urged with fireworks

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Press Release/Statement Headline: Care and caution urged with fireworks Environment Minister Dr Nick Smith is urging people to be responsible and respectful when using fireworks over the Guy Fawkes week ahead, with sales permitted from tomorrow until Wednesday 5 November. “We want people to enjoy their fireworks but […]

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Duty free tobacco limit lowered from today

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Press Release/Statement Headline: Duty free tobacco limit lowered from today Customs officers at the border will be enforcing new duty free limits for tobacco products from today. Travellers will now have to pay GST and duty if they bring in more than 50 cigarettes, down from 200, or […]

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Close defence cooperation re-affirmed

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Press Release/Statement Headline: Close defence cooperation re-affirmed Senator David Johnston and his New Zealand counterpart Gerry Brownlee met in Perth today for the annual Australia-New Zealand Defence Ministers’ Meeting. Both Ministers were pleased to have the opportunity to meet in advance of the opening Centenary of ANZAC […]

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Minister to attend INTERPOL meeting

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Press Release/Statement Headline: Minister to attend INTERPOL meeting Police Minister Michael Woodhouse will travel to Monaco tomorrow to represent the New Zealand Government at the INTERPOL Ministerial Meeting on 3 – 4 November. The INTERPOL Ministerial meeting will be held concurrently with the INTERPOL 83rd General Assembly […]

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Minister welcomes new Rehabilitation Fellowship

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MIL OSI – Source: National Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Minister welcomes new Rehabilitation Fellowship Health Minister Jonathan Coleman welcomes the establishment of a new research health fellowship at Waikato DHB which will look at rehabilitation. “We want those who need rehabilitation following a stroke or an accident to get the care and support they […]

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1994 Snapper Mortality Information

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MIL OSI – Source: Ministry for Primary Industries 2 – Press Release/Statement Headline: 1994 Snapper Mortality Information MPI has received a number of requests to release data on juvenile snapper mortality from commercial longline and trawl vessels obtained as part of a research project in 1994.  The research was originally carried out under a contract […]

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Is Ferry 'Captain' Getting Golden Handshake?

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand First – Press Release/Statement Headline: Is Ferry 'Captain' Getting Golden Handshake? New Zealand First Leader Rt Hon Winston Peters wants to know if the departing general manager of KiwiRail’s Cook Strait ferries, Tom Davis, is receiving a golden handshake or being deservedly sacked for the way the ferry system […]

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Contact's big solar buy-back drop bad news for Kiwis with solar

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MIL OSI – Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Contact's big solar buy-back drop bad news for Kiwis with solar Saturday, 01 Nov 2014 | Press Release “It is high time New Zealand established an independent umpire to set fair and non-subsidised rates for surplus energy with greater contract certainty.” The Green Party are […]

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John Key’s asset sales outed by his own Minister

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MIL OSI – Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: John Key’s asset sales outed by his own Minister Saturday, 01 Nov 2014 | Press Release “To make things worse, Paula Bennett said there is no guarantee the proceeds will go into funding new state housing.” National needs to come clean about the motivations behind […]

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ANZ needs to look after its workers after another super profit

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MIL OSI – Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: ANZ needs to look after its workers after another super profit Friday, 31 Oct 2014 | Press Release ANZ’s profits come about partly through the hard work and dedication of those who work for it. ANZ workers deserve a bigger slice of the profit this […]

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National’s “Auckland housing boom” a fizzer

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MIL OSI – Source: Labour Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: National’s “Auckland housing boom” a fizzer Falling Auckland consent numbers show the Government’s housing policy is going backwards contrary to wild claims by Building and Housing Minister Nick Smith that we are on the cusp of a massive construction boom, says Labour’s Housing spokesperson Phil […]

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Is Ferry 'Captain' Getting Golden Handshake?

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand First – Press Release/Statement Headline: Is Ferry 'Captain' Getting Golden Handshake? New Zealand First Leader Rt Hon Winston Peters wants to know if the departing general manager of KiwiRail’s Cook Strait ferries, Tom Davis, is receiving a golden handshake or being deservedly sacked for the way the ferry system […]

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Job losses major blow to Bay community

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MIL OSI – Source: Labour Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Job losses major blow to Bay community Job losses at Wattie’s Hastings plant will hit families and the community hard, Hawke’s Bay-based Labour MP Stuart Nash and MP for Ikaroa-Rawhiti Meka Whaitiri say. “I know a number of the Wattie’s staff and these job losses […]

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Local job losses major blow to Bay community

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MIL OSI – Source: Labour Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Local job losses major blow to Bay community Job losses at Wattie’s Hastings plant will hit families and the community hard, Hawke’s Bay-based Labour MP Stuart Nash and MP for Ikaroa-Rawhiti Meka Whaitiri say. “I know a number of the Wattie’s staff and these job […]

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GPJA #522 (30/10/14): Day of Action against TPPA Sat Nov 8

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MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Press Release/Statement Headline: GPJA #522 (30/10/14): Day of Action against TPPA Sat Nov 8 New Zealanders in at least sixteen different locations around the country are organising for an International Day of Action against the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) on 8 November, co-ordinated by It’s […]

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Kiwis to fight back against TPPA ‘corporate trap’ on 8 November

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MIL OSI – Source: It’s Our Future – Press Release/Statement Headline: Kiwis to fight back against TPPA ‘corporate trap’ on 8 November New Zealanders in at least sixteen different locations around the country are organising for an International Day of Action against the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) on 8 November, co-ordinated by It’s Our Future NZ. This […]

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Are TPPA ministers bluffing or could they pull it off?

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MIL OSI – Source: Professor Jane Kelsey – Press Release/Statement Headline: Are TPPA ministers bluffing or could they pull it off? The statement from the ministers of the twelve countries negotiating the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) meeting in Sydney has just been released. ‘The ministers have repeated much of the same hype as previously about […]

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GPJA News Labour Day

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MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Press Release/Statement Headline: GPJA News Labour Day If you are looking for something to do on Labour Day the Mangere Labour Electorate Committee is holding a remembrance event at Waikaraka Cemetery in Onehunga, Auckland. Within a couple of hundred metres of each other are graves […]

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Audio: Raglan Community Radio Interviews Keith Rankin on Economics

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MIL OSI – Source: Raglan Community Radio – Release/Statement Headline: Raglan Community Radio Interviews Keith Rankin on Economics Raglan Community Radio: Aaron Mooar interviews Economist Keith Rankin from Unitech in Auckland about the media’s portrayal of the economy vs what it’s actually like. Recorded on Raglan Community Radio 22nd October 2014.

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GPJA #521 (23/10/14): Antiwar action Sat 2pm

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MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Press Release/Statement Headline: GPJA #521 (23/10/14): Antiwar action Sat 2pm https://www.facebook.com/events/346139598891897/?ref_newsfeed_story_type=regular Thursday, October 23, 7pm, 6a Western Springs Rd, Morningside “Kurdistan, ISIS and Imperialism”. Socialist Aotearoa discussion with Joe Carolan. WELLINGTON : 24th & 25thOct CHRISTCHURCH :: 29th Oct Abrupt Climate Change NZ Speaking Tour […]

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Marching for medicine

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MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Press Release/Statement Headline: Marching for medicine Global Peace and Justice Auckland Media Release 19 October 2014 Humanitarian aid from New Zealand desperately needed in Iraq and Syria Global Peace and Justice Auckland is calling on the government to provide humanitarian funding for non-aligned NGOs (non-governmental […]

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TPP: NATIONAL DAY OF ACTION 8 NOVEMBER 2014

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MIL OSI – Source: It’s Our Future – Press Release/Statement Headline: NATIONAL DAY OF ACTION 8 NOVEMBER 2014 Auckland, Hamilton, Raglan, Tauranga, Rotorua, Gisborne, New Plymouth, Napier, Palmerston North, Levin,Wellington, Nelson, Christchurch, Timaru, Dunedin, Invercargill. Need a reason to march on 8 November? Check out Professor Jane Kelsey’s latest blog. Updates on what is on where: Auckland – speakers include Robyn Malcolm (Actors Equity), Bunny McDiarmid (Greenpeace), Dayle Takitimu (lawyer, Whanau-a-Apanui), Brian […]

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All aflutter: Melbourne Cup draws the punters (but TV viewers are down)

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MIL OSI – Source: Roy Morgan Poll – Press Release/Statement Headline: All aflutter: Melbourne Cup draws the punters (but TV viewers are down) Source: Roy Morgan Single Source (Australia), July 2010 – September 2014 (n=76,877).Average monthly sample n=1,507. Thumbnail image: copyright Jupiter Firelyte (Flickr Creative Commons) Like most other forms of gambling, betting on horse […]

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Large majority of Australians support sending medical personnel to West Africa to fight Ebola

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MIL OSI – Source: Roy Morgan Poll – Press Release/Statement Headline: Large majority of Australians support sending medical personnel to West Africa to fight Ebola Finding No. 5902 – This special telephone Morgan Poll was conducted with a representative cross-section of 647 Australians on October 28-29, 2014. They were asked “The Australian Government has […]

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BNZ Weekly Overview October 30

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MIL OSI – Source: BNZ Weekly Overview by Tony Alexander – Press Release/Statement Headline: BNZ Weekly Overview October 30 If I Were A Borrower What Would I Do? Hopefully borrowers were quick enough to grab the special BNZ three year fixed rate of 5.85% introduced for a short one week period over the long weekend. […]

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Tubs of joy: Australians still love ice cream

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MIL OSI – Source: Roy Morgan Poll – Press Release/Statement Headline: Tubs of joy: Australians still love ice cream Source: Roy Morgan Single Source (Australia), July 2012–June 2013 (n=20,267) and July 2013–June 2014 (n=16,809). Thumbnail image: copyright Joy (Flickr Creative Commons) Depending which history you read, ice cream has been around since the days of […]

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Raglan Community Radio Interview with Kiwis Against Seabed Mining

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MIL OSI – Source: Raglan Community Radio – Press Release/Statement Headline: Interview with Kiwis Against Seabed Mining June Penn from Kiwis Against Against Seabed Mining discusses the application to mine the Chatham Rise. Recorded on Raglan Community Radio Friday 24th October 2014.

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iPredict: ROBERTSON MAKES GAINS BUT LITTLE STILL PICKED FOR LABOUR LEADERSHIP

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MIL OSI – Source: iPredict – Analysis Headline: NEW ZEALAND WEEKLY ECONOMIC & POLITICAL UPDATE Tuesday 28 October 2014 www.ipredict.co.nz  ROBERTSON MAKES GAINS BUT LITTLE STILL PICKED FOR LABOUR LEADERSHIP Grant Robertson has made gains this week but Andrew Little remains strongly favoured to be the next leader of the Labour Party, according to the combined […]

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Magazine Awards put the gloss on readership results

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MIL OSI – Source: Roy Morgan Poll – Press Release/Statement Headline: Magazine Awards put the gloss on readership results Source: Roy Morgan Single Source, July 2013–June 2014 n = 48,947 Australians 14+ From Belle to Elle, Wheels to Who, Good Weekend to The Monthly, the finalists for the 2014 Australian Magazine Awards demonstrate that […]

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Fallen idols: Aussie kids turning away from celebrities

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MIL OSI – Source: Roy Morgan Poll – Press Release/Statement Headline: Fallen idols: Aussie kids turning away from celebrities Source: Roy Morgan Young Australians Survey; July 2011 – June 2012 n = 3447 and July 2013 – June 2014 n -2800 Australians aged 6 to 13. Some good news, perhaps, for the fate of Western […]

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Seeing Sound with Francesca Rudkin

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MIL OSI – Source: Show Me Shorts Film Festival – Press Release/Statement Headline: Seeing Sound with Francesca Rudkin To celebrate the inclusion of music videos in this year’s Show Me Shorts Film Festival, I thought I’d share my favourite music videos from over the years. The problem is that I love music videos (it’s one […]

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Glitter

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MIL OSI – Source: Maidment Theatre – Press Release/Statement Headline: Glitter “2001’s most inspiring movie about the struggles of fame and family” – BuzzFeed Billie Frank is a talented young singer struggling to make it big in New York City. With plenty of will and determination, a voice like an angel, and the help of […]

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Updated pokie stats published

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MIL OSI – Source: Department of Internal Affairs – Press Release/Statement Headline: Updated pokie stats published Pub and club gaming machine expenditure in the year ended September dropped 1.4 per cent from $819.4 million to $808 million. There were also fewer licence holders, gambling venues and gaming machines compared with 12 months earlier. Licence holders […]

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University of Canterbury students making the most of health and recreation facilities

UCSA President Sarah Platt, enjoying student life on campus.

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MIL OSI – Source: University of Canterbury – Press Release/Statement Headline: University of Canterbury students making the most of health and recreation facilities October 30, 2014 Most University of Canterbury students are making the most of opportunities to connect with campus life, through involvement in clubs and the use of health and recreation facilities, according […]

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Celebrating innovation and diversity with Creative New Zealand Arts Pasifika Awards 2014

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MIL OSI – Source: Creative New Zealand – Press Release/Statement Headline: Celebrating innovation and diversity with Creative New Zealand Arts Pasifika Awards 2014 2014 Senior Pacific Artist Award recipient Steve Ma Ching. Photo courtesy of Timpac Cyrus. From Sonny Bill’s tattoo artist, to an ‘Afakasi’ storyteller, to the first Tongan woman to graduate from the […]

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CityUps brings life to Christchurch's centre

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry for Culture and Heritage – Press Release/Statement Headline: CityUps brings life to Christchurch's centre The corner of Lichfield, Manchester and High streets came to life Saturday night with a panorama of fresh architecture, lights, forms and animation. The Festival of Transitional Architecture’s headline event CityUps transformed two blocks […]

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The University of Canterbury reconnecting with CBD at the Arts Centre (video & text)

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MIL OSI – Source: University of Canterbury – Press Release/Statement Headline: The University of Canterbury reconnecting with CBD at the Arts Centre 28 October 2014 The University of Canterbury will build on and strengthen its connections with the central city, leasing the Chemistry Building in the Arts Centre for at least the next eight years. […]

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Announcing the awards finalists for 2014!

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MIL OSI – Source: Show Me Shorts Film Festival – Press Release/Statement Headline: Announcing the awards finalists for 2014! New Zealand’s only Academy Awards®-accredited film festival, Show Me Shorts, has announced the finalists for its awards. The nominees for the coveted Best Film Award are: Matthew Saville and Julia Parnell for Dive; Abigail Greenwood and […]

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A Pacific parliamentary milestone – the Fijiana 8s demonstrate women power

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MIL OSI – Source: Pacific Media Centre – Report published with permission of the Pacific Media Centre Headline: A Pacific parliamentary milestone – the Fijiana 8s demonstrate women power Last month’s Fiji general election was historic because it brought about the first Parliament that has gathered in Fiji in eight years. But also because it […]

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An analysis of New Zealand media coverage of Myanmar/Burma

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MIL OSI – Source: Pacific Media Centre – Report published with permission of the Pacific Media Centre Headline: An analysis of New Zealand media coverage of Myanmar/Burma Abstract: Myanmar is a Southeast Asian nation with a population of around 51 million. It was previously a British colony known as Burma, and became independent following the […]

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Balibo Five cover-up: When will it end in justice?

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MIL OSI – Source: Pacific Media Centre – Report published with permission of the Pacific Media Centre Headline: Balibo Five cover-up: When will it end in justice? Nick XenophonCOMMENTARY: Last Tuesday would have been New Zealand journalist Gary Cunningham’s 67th birthday. But, tragically, Gary was killed in cold blood 39 years ago by the Indonesian army […]

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VIDEO: Karen refugees tell of the move to ‘heaven’ – adjusting to life in NZ

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MIL OSI – Source: Pacific Media Centre – Report published with permission of the Pacific Media Centre Headline: VIDEO: Karen refugees tell of the move to ‘heaven’ – adjusting to life in NZ SPECIAL REPORT: Karen refugees from Myanmar (Burma) have been relocated to New Zealand through the UNHCR Refugee Agency since 2000. Many came […]

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Pacific Scoop: Australia’s asylum seekers problem – secrecy and inhumanity

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MIL OSI – Source: Pacific Media Centre – Report published with permission of the Pacific Media Centre Headline: Pacific Scoop: Australia’s asylum seekers problem – secrecy and inhumanity Humanitarian organisations and leading experts are calling the conditions at Australia’s asylum seeker detention centres in the Pacific “worse than ever”. They are advocating for fundamental policy […]

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Pacific Scoop: Poverty in Paradise – solid commitment needed from Pacific governments

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MIL OSI – Source: Pacific Media Centre – Report published with permission of the Pacific Media Centre Headline: Pacific Scoop: Poverty in Paradise – solid commitment needed from Pacific governments Beyond the glossy travel brochures and postcards, a disturbing trend is emerging. Poverty is on the rise across the Pacific region, reports Asia-Pacific Journalism’s Struan […]

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Journalism schools: Swaddled in theory, industry providers or loyal critics?

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MIL OSI – Source: Pacific Media Centre – Report published with permission of the Pacific Media Centre Headline: Journalism schools: Swaddled in theory, industry providers or loyal critics? Journalism courses can – and should – provide a grounding in core professional skills and methods. They do, writes Professor Matthew Ricketson in response to The Australian’s […]

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Pacific Journalism Review 2014 conference – abstracts and profiles

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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 – abstracts and profiles Keynotes, papers, presentations and documentary film screenings for the Pacific Journalism Review 2014 conference: Aslam, Rukhsana: Media, politics and the threats to Asia-Pacific journalists The media plays a […]

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