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Lexus Jumping Spectacular

Published By   /  February 27, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Press Release Service  /  Comments Off on Lexus Jumping Spectacular

MIL OSI – Source: Press Release Service – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Lexus Jumping Spectacular (PR.co.nz) Lexus Jumping Spectacular 2017 is now open. Auckland’s youngest, most anticipated show jumping event has returned with a new naming rights sponsor for 2017, Lexus New Zealand. The event will be held in the picturesque Willow Park polo field overlooking […]

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Net annual migration passes 71,000

Published By   /  February 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Economy, Public Sector, Statistics New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Net annual migration passes 71,000

MIL OSI – Source: Statistics New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Net annual migration passes 71,000 International Travel and Migration: January 2017  –  Media Release A record 71,300 more migrants arrived in New Zealand than left in the January 2017 year, Statistics New Zealand said today. This surpassed the previous annual record set in December 2016. The net gain reflected an […]

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Kiwi tech businesses must focus on risk management

Published By   /  February 26, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Craig Kirk, Delta Insurance, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, NZTech, Press Release Service, risk management strategies  /  Comments Off on Kiwi tech businesses must focus on risk management

MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Auckland – Kiwi technology businesses need to ensure they are adopting risk management practices to remain at the forefront of the world stage, Delta Insurance says. The New Zealand technology sector has developed an outstanding global reputation for innovation, however the ever-expanding scope of emerging technology stand as both the industry’s […]

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Call to government to address rural health crisis

Published By   /  February 26, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Make Lemonade Media, Michelle Thompson, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, Press Release, Press Release Service, RHAANZ, rural health alliance  /  Comments Off on Call to government to address rural health crisis

MIL OSI – Waipukurau – National rural health alliance advocates are next week appealing to government to put a halt to the erosion of rural health and wellbeing. Rural Health Alliance Aotearoa New Zealand (RHAANZ), representing over 40 rural based organisations, says the country’s rural health and social workforce is in crisis. The group will […]

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High-strength beer available doubles in five years

Published By   /  February 24, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Economy, Public Sector, Statistics New Zealand  /  Comments Off on High-strength beer available doubles in five years

MIL OSI – Source: Statistics New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: High-strength beer available doubles in five years Alcohol Available for Consumption: Year ended December 2016  –  Media Release In 2016, 17 percent more high-strength beer was available than in 2015, Statistics New Zealand said today. The rise follows a 38 percent increase in 2015. “Although the total volume of beer […]

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Weekly Overview 23 February 2017

Published By   /  February 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Banking and Finance, BNZ Economist Tony Alexander, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Weekly Overview 23 February 2017

MIL OSI – Source: BNZ Economist Tony Alexander – Analysis: Headline: Weekly Overview 23 February 2017 Thursday February 23rd 2017 Statistics New Zealand this week released updated projections of population growth for NZ regions and local authority areas out to 2043. Almost all areas have seen improvements on the back of higher net immigration flows, […]

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Exercise experts get flexible for rural health

Published By   /  February 23, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, agritech, Bayfitness, Business, Collingwood, ExerciseNZ, farming, Invercargill, Make Lemonade Media, Melanie Ryding, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, Press Release, Press Release Service, Renee Riley, Richard Beddie, Ryding2Health, SMEAEP, Southland  /  Comments Off on Exercise experts get flexible for rural health

MIL OSI – Christchurch – The rise in agritech is making it tough for farmers to stay in prime shape and as a result, personalised exercise programmes in rural communities are in high demand, Exercise New Zealand (ExerciseNZ) says. New Zealand’s rural community has a population of around 600,000 people driving the country’s largest industry, primary […]

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Tick-box democracy not good enough

Published By   /  February 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Housing, Investment, Press Release, Property Council of New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Tick-box democracy not good enough

MIL OSI – Source: Property Council New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Tick-box democracy not good enough Tick-box democracy not good enough 23/02/17 12:06 PM Dunedin City Council’s decision to scrap public hearings is tick-box democracy and will not provide sufficient financial transparency to ratepayers says Geoff Thomas, Otago Chapter Branch President, Property Council New Zealand. […]

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Commission declines clearance for Vodafone/Sky merger

Published By   /  February 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Commission declines clearance for Vodafone/Sky merger

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Commission declines clearance for Vodafone/Sky merger Commission declines clearance for Vodafone/Sky merger 23 February 2017 The Commerce Commission has declined to grant clearance for the proposed merger of Sky Network Television and Vodafone New Zealand. The Commission’s assessment focused on the impact of the proposed merger […]

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Latipay riding the great China payment wall

Published By   /  February 23, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, China, Latipay, Leigh Flounders, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, PayPal, Press Release Service  /  Comments Off on Latipay riding the great China payment wall

MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Auckland – A high rising New Zealand company riding the great China payment wall is in line next month for a major international award at a global accelerator awards event in Austin, Texas. Latipay, which facilitates payments from Chinese consumers to global businesses, has won a place in the fintech […]

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AI set to massively impact NZ

Published By   /  February 23, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, AI Forum, Business, Chapman Tripp, Graeme Muller, IOD, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, NZTech, Press Release Service, Stu Christie  /  Comments Off on AI set to massively impact NZ

MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Auckland – New Zealand needs to seriously and swiftly embrace artificial intelligence (AI) as an extraordinary opportunity and challenge for the country’s future, a new body, the AI Forum says. AI already has a growing effect on Kiwis’ daily lives. Its potential impacts are profound. In the near future, it […]

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Apple Park Opens to Employees in April

Published By   /  February 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Apple News, Business, Tech News  /  No Comments

MIL OSI – Source: Apple News Headline: Apple Park Opens to Employees in April View a mobile-optimized version on Apple Newsroom Theater to be Named for Steve Jobs CUPERTINO, California — February 22, 2017 — Apple® today announced that Apple Park, the company’s new 175-acre campus, will be ready for employees to begin occupying in April. […]

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Judge criticises mobile trader for targeting the vulnerable

Published By   /  February 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Judge criticises mobile trader for targeting the vulnerable

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Judge criticises mobile trader for targeting the vulnerable Judge criticises mobile trader for targeting the vulnerable 22 February 2017 Mobile trader Bestdeals 4 You Limited (Bestdeals) has been fined $47,250 in the Auckland District Court for failing to disclose key consumer information about its credit contracts […]

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Population growth expected to slow in most regions

Published By   /  February 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Economy, Public Sector, Statistics New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Population growth expected to slow in most regions

MIL OSI – Source: Statistics New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Population growth expected to slow in most regions Subnational Population Projections: 2013(base)–2043 update  –  Media Release Nearly all regional council areas (regions) will have more people in 2043 than 2013, Statistics New Zealand said today. However, projections suggest the record growth rates seen in recent years […]

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Nail Salon prosecuted for disregarding health and safety – rnzngin Fifth Estate

Published By   /  February 21, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Government Business, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Nail Salon prosecuted for disregarding health and safety – rnzngin Fifth Estate

MIL OSI – Source: WorkSafe New Zealand – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Nail Salon prosecuted for disregarding health and safety Worksafe says companies that disregard the health and safety of workers and customers should expect they’ll be held to account. Kiwi Nails and Spa Limited appeared for sentencing in the Manukau District Court today for using […]

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Milk prices continue to drive producer prices

Published By   /  February 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Economy, Public Sector, Statistics New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Milk prices continue to drive producer prices

MIL OSI – Source: Statistics New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Milk prices continue to drive producer prices Business Price Indexes: December 2016 quarter  –  Media Release Producer output prices rose 1.5 percent in the December 2016 quarter, and producer input prices rose 1.0 percent, Statistics New Zealand said today. Producer output prices were mainly influenced […]

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NZ Post posts strong interim result

Published By   /  February 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, New Zealand Post, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on NZ Post posts strong interim result

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Post – Release/Statement Headline: NZ Post posts strong interim result NZ Post (not including Kiwibank) today reported underlying net profit after taxation (NPAT) of $14 million for the six months to December 2016. The result for the postal services (mail, parcels and logistics) business, which excludes one-offs, is up […]

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IBM and Ricoh Transform Corporate Meetings with Industry-First, Watson-Powered Interactive Whiteboards

Published By   /  February 18, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Computers and Technology, IBM, ICT, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on IBM and Ricoh Transform Corporate Meetings with Industry-First, Watson-Powered Interactive Whiteboards

MIL OSI – Source: IBM – Press Release/Statement: Headline: IBM and Ricoh Transform Corporate Meetings with Industry-First, Watson-Powered Interactive Whiteboards MUNICH – 16 Feb 2017: IBM (NYSE: IBM) and Ricoh have announced a major shakeup in the corporate meeting room with Ricoh’s new cognitive-enabled interactive whiteboard which uses IBM’s Watson intelligence and voice technologies to […]

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French National Railway Company Accelerates Innovation with Watson Internet of Things on IBM Cloud

Published By   /  February 18, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Computers and Technology, IBM, ICT, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on French National Railway Company Accelerates Innovation with Watson Internet of Things on IBM Cloud

MIL OSI – Source: IBM – Press Release/Statement: Headline: French National Railway Company Accelerates Innovation with Watson Internet of Things on IBM Cloud MUNICH – 16 Feb 2017: IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that French Railways operator SNCF is using IBM Watson Internet of Things (IoT) on IBM Cloud to deliver superior customer experiences, heightened […]

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IBM Announces Major IoT Ecosystem Drive with New Clients & Partners Collocating at its Global Watson IoT Headquarters

Published By   /  February 18, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Computers and Technology, IBM, ICT, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on IBM Announces Major IoT Ecosystem Drive with New Clients & Partners Collocating at its Global Watson IoT Headquarters

MIL OSI – Source: IBM – Press Release/Statement: Headline: IBM Announces Major IoT Ecosystem Drive with New Clients & Partners Collocating at its Global Watson IoT Headquarters Armonk, NY and Munich, Germany – 16 Feb 2017: IBM (NYSE: IBM) has announced a major ecosystem initiative to drive collaborative innovation with dozens of clients and partners […]

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