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Annual road toll historical information

Transport

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MIL OSI – Source: Ministry of Transport – Press Release/Statement Headline: Annual road toll historical information Information on this page includes historical annual road toll statistics dating back as far as the Ministry of Transport has records available to 2013. Further information on the Christmas/New Year Road Toll Further information on the Easter Holiday Road […]

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GPJA #509: Mobilise against Israel’s war – Assemble: Sat, 2pm, Aotea Square, Auckland

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MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Press Release/Statement Headline: GPJA #509: Mobilise against Israel’s war – Assemble: Sat, 2pm, Aotea Square, Auckland GLOBAL PEACE AND JUSTICE AUCKLAND NEWSLETTER No. 509, July 24, 2014 WHAT’S ON IN AOTEAROA/NEW ZEALAND Friday, July 25, 3pm, Owheo Building, 133 Union St East, Dunedin Broadcasting Debate […]

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GPJA #509: Mobilise against Israel’s war – Assemble: Sat, 2pm, Aotea Square, Auckland

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MIL OSI – Source: Global Peace and Justice Auckland – Press Release/Statement Headline: GPJA #509: Mobilise against Israel’s war – Assemble: Sat, 2pm, Aotea Square, Auckland GLOBAL PEACE AND JUSTICE AUCKLAND NEWSLETTER No. 509, July 24, 2014 WHAT’S ON IN AOTEAROA/NEW ZEALAND Friday, July 25, 3pm, Owheo Building, 133 Union St East, Dunedin Broadcasting Debate […]

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The Marriage Pledge – Applying It At The Ballot Box 2014

Family First

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MIL OSI – Source: Family First – Press Release/Statement Headline: The Marriage Pledge – Applying It At The Ballot Box 2014 Posted by Admin on Thursday, July 24, 2014 In 2013, the politicians IGNORED thousands of your submissions. They IGNORED calls for a referendum on a massive cultural change, at the same time as demanding a referendum […]

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A Kanaky tale of mining skulduggery and environmental courage

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MIL OSI – Source: Dr David Robie – Analysis published with permission of Café Pacific Headline: A Kanaky tale of mining skulduggery and environmental courage Florent Eurisouké … still campaigning against mining.Photo: Del Abcede/PMC David Robie also blogs at Café Pacific AN EXTRAORDINARY story of mining skulduggery and a courageous struggle by indigenous Kanak environmental […]

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Colin King Valedictory speech

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MIL OSI – Source: National Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Colin King Valedictory speech Thank you Mr Speaker for this opportunity to make this, my final statement in the debating chamber of the 50th Parliament of NZ. May I begin by acknowledging some of those that have put up with thee four metre swells of […]

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Your vote is a powerful thing – new Electoral Commission campaign launches this weekend | Media releases

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MIL OSI – Source: Electoral Commission – Press Release/Statement Headline: Your vote is a powerful thing – new Electoral Commission campaign launches this weekend | Media releases More non-voters than ever before say they don’t feel like their vote is worth anything, or that their opinion matters. It’s a trend that concerns the Electoral Commission, […]

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Business statement for Thursday, 24 July 2014

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Parliament – Release/Statement Headline: Business statement for Thursday, 24 July 2014 Content provider New Zealand Parliament Information Date: 24 July 2014 The business statement is an informal indication of the business the Government intends to place before […]

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China Airlines to increase flights on Taipei – Brisbane – Auckland Route

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MIL OSI – Source: Auckland Airport – Press Release/Statement Headline: China Airlines to increase flights on Taipei – Brisbane – Auckland Route 22 July 2014 Auckland Airport has welcomed the decision by China Airlines to add an extra 15,000 seats on its Taipei – Brisbane – Auckland route during the peak New Zealand summer period. […]

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Commerce Commission's WACC announcement

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MIL OSI – Source: Auckland Airport – Press Release/Statement Headline: Commerce Commission's WACC announcement 22 July 2014 Auckland Airport has received the Commerce Commission’s draft report on proposed changes to the Weighted Average Cost of Capital (WACC) for the price-controlled, electricity and gas sectors. Simon Robertson, Auckland Airport’s chief financial officer, says, “This draft Commerce […]

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New Zealand Post Group and Vodafone announce network services agreement

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Post – Press Release/Statement Headline: New Zealand Post Group and Vodafone announce network services agreement Your web browser Internet Explorer 7 is no longer supported or if you are running Internet Explorer 8 you may have Compatibility view turned on. To get the best possible experience, we recommend turning […]

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Logitech Raises Profitability Outlook for Fiscal Year 2015 Following Strong Q1 Results

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MIL OSI – Source: Logitech – Press Release/Statement Headline: Logitech Raises Profitability Outlook for Fiscal Year 2015 Following Strong Q1 Results NEWARK, Calif. & LAUSANNE, Switzerland–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Logitech International (SIX:LOGN)(Nasdaq:LOGI) today announced preliminary unaudited and unreviewed financial results for the first quarter of Fiscal Year 2015. Q1 sales were $484 million, up 1 percent over the […]

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Weekly Overview July 24

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MIL OSI – Source: BNZ Weekly Overview by Tony Alexander – Press Release/Statement Headline: Weekly Overview July 24 I am back from leave now so here are my latest thoughts on the economy following a period of some weaker than expected numbers but a near universally expected hike in the official cash rate again […]

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Exports fall in June quarter

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MIL OSI – Source: Statistics New Zealand – Press Release/Statement Headline: Exports fall in June quarter The seasonally adjusted value of goods exported fell 7.4 percent to $12.4 billion in the June 2014 quarter, Statistics New Zealand said today. This follows a 0.9 percent increase in the March 2014 quarter, and large increases for the September […]

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Exports fall in June quarter

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MIL OSI – Source: Statistics New Zealand – Press Release/Statement Headline: Exports fall in June quarter The seasonally adjusted value of goods exported fell 7.4 percent to $12.4 billion in the June 2014 quarter, Statistics New Zealand said today. This follows a 0.9 percent increase in the March 2014 quarter, and large increases for the September […]

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Move over selfies – New Zealand launches dronies

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MIL OSI – Source: Tourism New Zealand media centre – Press Release/Statement Headline: Move over selfies – New Zealand launches dronies Move over selfies – New Zealand launches dronies 23 Jul 2014 Move over selfies, New Zealand has something new in the air. Dronies – a new trend where flying drones are used to […]

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Colin King Valedictory speech

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MIL OSI – Source: National Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Colin King Valedictory speech Thank you Mr Speaker for this opportunity to make this, my final statement in the debating chamber of the 50th Parliament of NZ. May I begin by acknowledging some of those that have put up with thee four metre swells of […]

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Chris Auchinvole Valedictory speech

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MIL OSI – Source: National Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Chris Auchinvole Valedictory speech Thank you Mr Speaker, thank you very much indeed for the call to give my Valedictory statement. Because it’s a privilege that is given to retirees. 15 minutes of uninterrupted discourse, where the opportunity is given to say it, the way […]

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Māori Language Bill Passes First Reading

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Press Release/Statement Headline: Māori Language Bill Passes First Reading Māori Affairs Minister, Hon Dr Pita Sharples, says he is pleased that the Māori Language Bill passed its first reading this afternoon with the support of the majority of the House. Dr Sharples said “As kaitiaki of te […]

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Kate Wilkinson Valedictory speech

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MIL OSI – Source: National Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Kate Wilkinson Valedictory speech When I first entered this House nine years ago I was a list Member of Parliament in a Labour held “safe” seat. I leave this place as the electorate Member of Parliament for Waimakariri in a National-held seat. This just goes […]

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Translation of First Reading Speech: Māori Language (Te Reo Māori) Bill

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Press Release/Statement Headline: Translation of First Reading Speech: Māori Language (Te Reo Māori) Bill Mr Speaker, I move that the Māori Language (Te Reo Māori) Bill be now read a first time. I nominate the Māori Affairs Committee to consider the bill. At the appropriate time I […]

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Further restrictions to dangerous laser pointers welcomed

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Press Release/Statement Headline: Further restrictions to dangerous laser pointers welcomed Associate Health Minister Jo Goodhew has welcomed a bill which will make possession of a high-power laser pointer in public, without a reasonable excuse, an offence. The Summary Offences (Possession of High-power Laser Pointers) Amendment Bill yesterday […]

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Asian markets driving growth for NZ food & beverage exports

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Press Release/Statement Headline: Asian markets driving growth for NZ food & beverage exports Consumer demand in East and South East Asia for high value foods and beverages is driving export growth and diversification, a new Government report shows. ‘What does Asia Want for Dinner? Emerging Market Opportunities […]

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First rebuilt homes completed by offenders

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Press Release/Statement Headline: First rebuilt homes completed by offenders Corrections Minister Anne Tolley and Housing Minister Dr Nick Smith have welcomed the completed refurbishment of the first four earthquake-damaged red zone houses in Christchurch, undertaken as part of a joint initiative between the Department of Corrections and […]

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Nats to announce 2nd crossing without rail

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MIL OSI – Source: Labour Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Nats to announce 2nd crossing without rail Labour Transport spokesperson Phil Twyford says it has been leaked to him that John Key will rule out a rail option when announcing an accelerated timeframe for Auckland’s $5 billion second harbour crossing next month. “I understand the […]

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“They put Maori centre stage” – Harawira

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MIL OSI – Source: Mana Movement – Press Release/Statement Headline: “They put Maori centre stage” – Harawira  Posted on July 24, 2014 by admin in Hone Harawira, Press Releases “I’m sorry I can’t be at parliament for the valedictory speeches of Tariana Turia and Pita Sharples” said Hone Harawira, MANA Leader and MP for Tai […]

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A Pile Of Reasons Why Gerry Should Go

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand First – Press Release/Statement Headline: A Pile Of Reasons Why Gerry Should Go New Zealand First challenges Prime Minister John Key to accept Minister of Transport Gerry Brownlee’s resignation. “But it’s a charade isn’t it, offering his resignation for breaching security,” says Leader Rt Hon Winston Peters. “Is it […]

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ACT trying to have it both ways on zoning

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MIL OSI – Source: Labour Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: ACT trying to have it both ways on zoning ACT Party candidate David Seymour’s campaign against changes to school zones in the Epsom electorate looks hollow given his party’s commitment to the abolition of school zoning altogether, Labour’s Education spokesperson Chris Hipkins says. “It’s disingenuous […]

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Interest rate rise will hit the regions

Labour

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MIL OSI – Source: Labour Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Interest rate rise will hit the regions The latest interest rate rise will hit the fragile regional economies of  New Zealand and hurt exporters by putting more upward pressure on the exchange rate, says Labour’s Finance spokesperson David Parker.  “The regions are already hit by […]

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Interest rate rise will hit the regions

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MIL OSI – Source: Labour Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Interest rate rise will hit the regions The latest interest rate rise will hit the fragile regional economies of  New Zealand and hurt exporters by putting more upward pressure on the exchange rate, says Labour’s Finance spokesperson David Parker.  “The regions are already hit by […]

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Solomon Whakahoro Te Whata Will Be Remembered

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand First – Press Release/Statement Headline: Solomon Whakahoro Te Whata Will Be Remembered New Zealand First Leader Rt Hon Winston Peters pays tribute to the life of Solomon Whakahoro Te Whata, who has passed away. Mr Te Whata was one of the last two surviving Northland members of the Māori […]

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Solomon Whakahoro Te Whata Will Be Remembered

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand First – Press Release/Statement Headline: Solomon Whakahoro Te Whata Will Be Remembered New Zealand First Leader Rt Hon Winston Peters pays tribute to the life of Solomon Whakahoro Te Whata, who has passed away. Mr Te Whata was one of the last two surviving Northland members of the Māori […]

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A Kanaky tale of mining skulduggery and environmental courage

Cafe-Pacific

Published By   10 hours ago

MIL OSI – Source: Dr David Robie – Analysis published with permission of Café Pacific Headline: A Kanaky tale of mining skulduggery and environmental courage Florent Eurisouké … still campaigning against mining.Photo: Del Abcede/PMC David Robie also blogs at Café Pacific AN EXTRAORDINARY story of mining skulduggery and a courageous struggle by indigenous Kanak environmental […]

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Weekly Overview July 24

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MIL OSI – Source: BNZ Weekly Overview by Tony Alexander – Press Release/Statement Headline: Weekly Overview July 24 I am back from leave now so here are my latest thoughts on the economy following a period of some weaker than expected numbers but a near universally expected hike in the official cash rate again […]

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Is animal testing for cosmetics on the way out?

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MIL OSI – Source: Roy Morgan Poll – Press Release/Statement Headline: Is animal testing for cosmetics on the way out? Source: Roy Morgan Research Single Source (Australia), n=6,333. Base: Australian women 14+ who have ever used cosmetics. The news that the Australian Labor Party is currently consulting with the public on the possibility […]

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IPREDICT LTD 2014 ELECTION UPDATE Number 27

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MIL OSI – Source: iPredict – Analysis Headline: IPREDICT LTD 2014 ELECTION UPDATE Number 27 Wednesday 23 July 2014 www.ipredict.co.nz    Key Points: Inflation and interest rate expectations fall ahead of OCR announcement tomorrow Forecast fiscal surplus again falls sharply, and growth marginally down Greens fall and Internet-Mana strengthens, as Sykes gets closer in Waiariki […]

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Helix Personas: the future of customer profiling in NZ

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MIL OSI – Source: Roy Morgan Poll – Press Release/Statement Headline: Helix Personas: the future of customer profiling in NZ Roy Morgan Research has today launched Helix Personas to the New Zealand market at a special business briefing session in Auckland. Already heralded as a game-changer in Australia, Helix Personas is a new breed of […]

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Helix Personas: the future of customer profiling in NZ

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MIL OSI – Source: Roy Morgan Poll – Press Release/Statement Headline: Helix Personas: the future of customer profiling in NZ Roy Morgan Research has today launched Helix Personas to the New Zealand market at a special business briefing session in Auckland. Already heralded as a game-changer in Australia, Helix Personas is a new breed of […]

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ANZ-Roy Morgan Consumer Confidence Returns

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MIL OSI – Source: Roy Morgan Poll – Press Release/Statement Headline: ANZ-Roy Morgan Consumer Confidence Returns Data collected last weekend (Saturday and Sunday), based on 1,145 face-to-face interviews. ANZ-Roy Morgan Consumer Confidence rose a solid 4.4% to 113.5 in the week ending July 20, almost completely retracing the sharp deterioration seen in the weeks around […]

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Banks keeping lower-value customers happy but high-value and business customers left behind

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MIL OSI – Source: Roy Morgan Poll – Press Release/Statement Headline: Banks keeping lower-value customers happy but high-value and business customers left behind Source: Roy Morgan Research Consumer Single Source, January 2014-June 2014, n=23,456; Roy Morgan Research Business Single Source, January 2014-June 2014, n=3,819. The satisfaction level of the personal customers of banks improved to […]

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A Kanaky tale of mining skulduggery and environmental courage

Cafe-Pacific

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MIL OSI – Source: Dr David Robie – Analysis published with permission of Café Pacific Headline: A Kanaky tale of mining skulduggery and environmental courage Florent Eurisouké … still campaigning against mining.Photo: Del Abcede/PMC David Robie also blogs at Café Pacific AN EXTRAORDINARY story of mining skulduggery and a courageous struggle by indigenous Kanak environmental […]

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New Caledonia notebook: Getting ready for 'independence'

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MIL OSI – Source: Pacific Media Centre – Report published with permission of the Pacific Media Centre Headline: New Caledonia notebook: Getting ready for 'independence' The mood in New Caledonia, the racially and ethnically divided French territory of the South-west Pacific, is there for the outsider to easily sample.It has great promise, but there are […]

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In Fiji, free press remains elusive and advocacy is risky

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MIL OSI – Source: Pacific Media Centre – Report published with permission of the Pacific Media Centre Headline: In Fiji, free press remains elusive and advocacy is risky In Fiji, one must choose between being an advocate for media freedom and a journalist. And as elections near, allegations of government intimidation and interference with the […]

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USP’s attempted gag over media freedom issues stirs international protests

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MIL OSI – Source: Dr David Robie – Analysis published with permission of Café Pacific Headline: USP’s attempted gag over media freedom issues stirs international protests Dr David Robie also blogs at Café Pacific Café Pacific is on holiday with the publisher looking for “summer” somewhere in western Ireland. But this blog couldn’t stay on […]

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QUT’s Pacific journo fact-finding team heading for Auckland

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MIL OSI – Source: Pacific Media Centre – Report published with permission of the Pacific Media Centre Headline: QUT’s Pacific journo fact-finding team heading for Auckland Journalism students from Queensland University of Technology (QUT) in Australia are embarking on a reporting tour next week, looking to help redress an imbalance in information about the South […]

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Pacific Journalism Monograph No 3: Kiribati media. science and politics

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MIL OSI – Source: Pacific Media Centre – Report published with permission of the Pacific Media Centre Headline: Pacific Journalism Monograph No 3: Kiribati media. science and politics Pacific Media Centre, Taberannang Korauaba ISBN/code: ISBN 9781877314865 Price: $10.00 Publication date: Monday, June 16, 2014 Publisher: Pacific Media Centre Although the Pacific nation of Kiribati has […]

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The Life of Pacific Journalism Review – a doco sneak preview

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MIL OSI – Source: Pacific Media Centre – Report published with permission of the Pacific Media Centre Headline: The Life of Pacific Journalism Review – a doco sneak preview Anna Majavu A new mini-documentary which celebrates 20 years of Pacific Journalism Review is set to premiere at the PJR’s 20th anniversary conference and celebration in […]

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Pacific Scoop: Confusion reigns over Timor-Leste’s controversial media law

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Source: Pacific Media Centre – Report published with permission of the Pacific Media Centre Headline: Pacific Scoop: Confusion reigns over Timor-Leste’s controversial media law Special report by Shannon Gillies in Dili Confusion reigns over a controversial media law adopted by Parliament but yet to be promulgated in the fledgling Asia-Pacific democracy of Timor-Leste. Timor-Leste parliamentarians […]

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Māori dancer Kura Te Ua heads to Canada’s Banff Centre for cultural exchange

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MIL OSI – Source: Creative New Zealand – Press Release/Statement Headline: Māori dancer Kura Te Ua heads to Canada’s Banff Centre for cultural exchange Māori contemporary dancer, performer and choreographer Kura Te Ua will shortly leave for Canada to participate in The Banff Centre’s acclaimed Indigenous Dance Residency over July and August. This […]

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Miss IndiaNZ 2014

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MIL OSI – Source: Maidment Theatre – Press Release/Statement Headline: Miss IndiaNZ 2014 BOOK EARLY AND SAVE! EARLY BIRD PRICING UNTIL 5PM, AUGUST 1. It’s got glitz and glamour. It’s got Bollywood panache. It’s even got a dash of controversy. The annual MissIndiaNZ event is a stage extravaganza not to be missed. For the past […]

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Winter Lectures 2014

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MIL OSI – Source: Maidment Theatre – Press Release/Statement Headline: Winter Lectures 2014 1814: Settling the First Settlers – Ka māoritia te Pākehā This six-lecture series commemorates the 200th anniversary of the arrival of Pākehā settlers in New Zealand to live – at Māori invitation – at Te Hohi (Oihi) in the northern Bay of […]

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NZ Post Book Awards 2014 finalists announced

Creative-NZ

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MIL OSI – Source: Creative New Zealand – Press Release/Statement Headline: NZ Post Book Awards 2014 finalists announced The quintessential New Zealand character comes to the fore in the finalists for the New Zealand Post Book Awards 2014, announced today. Selected from 150 entries, the judges say the finalist books capture the essence of […]

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Applications open for graphic novelist and comic artist exchange

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MIL OSI – Source: Creative New Zealand – Press Release/Statement Headline: Applications open for graphic novelist and comic artist exchange Applications are invited from graphic novelists and comic artists who wish to participate in a residential exchange between Taiwan and New Zealand. The exchange will enable three New Zealand artists to collaborate on the […]

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MANA WAHINE – Special fundraising performance for South Auckland Women’s Refuge

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MIL OSI – Source: Creative New Zealand – Press Release/Statement Headline: MANA WAHINE – Special fundraising performance for South Auckland Women’s Refuge Okareka Dance Company is giving back to the South Auckland community with a special fundraising performance for South Auckland Women’s Refuge.   The company’s acclaimed new work Mana Wahine has four performances […]

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Shorts from the Busan International Short Film Festival

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MIL OSI – Source: Show Me Shorts Film Festival – Press Release/Statement Headline: Shorts from the Busan International Short Film Festival First established in 1980 as the Busan Korea Short Film Festival, Korea’s first short film festival later became the Busan Asian Short Film Festival in 2000 and eventually the Busan International Short Film Festival […]

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We’ve been having Big Conversations about our audiences

Creative-NZ

Published By   7 days ago

MIL OSI – Source: Creative New Zealand – Press Release/Statement Headline: We’ve been having Big Conversations about our audiences Here are some presentations and papers from Creative New Zealand’s Big Conversation on how to better engage audiences so you too can be inspired and get practical some advice. The Big Conversation took place […]

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