Loading…
You are here:  Home  >  Business  -  Page 2
Latest

Finding more profit from fodder beet: Plant & Food Research

Published By   /  March 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Conservation, Consumer Issues, Environment, Plant and Food New Zealand, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Finding more profit from fodder beet: Plant & Food Research

MIL OSI – Source: Plant and Food New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Finding more profit from fodder beet: Plant & Food Research 20 March 2017 Poor management practices or misinformation mean farmers are failing to maximise profitability from fodder beet crops. The expansion of the dairy sector has led to increased demand for specialist forage […]

Read More →
Latest

Subdued growth in guest nights as Kiwis head overseas

Published By   /  March 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Economy, Public Sector, Statistics New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Subdued growth in guest nights as Kiwis head overseas

MIL OSI – Source: Statistics New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Subdued growth in guest nights as Kiwis head overseas Accommodation Survey: January 2017  –  Media Release National guest nights this January had a modest increase of 1.1 percent on January 2016, Stats NZ said today. International guest nights hit a record 2 million, up 6.9 percent on January 2016. […]

Read More →
Latest

Research underway on the impact of IoT

Published By   /  March 19, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Graeme Muller, IoT, Make Lemonade Media, Make Lemonade NZ, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, NZTech, Press Release, Press Release Service  /  Comments Off on Research underway on the impact of IoT

MIL OSI – Auckland – The Internet of Things (IoT) will soon become critical to helping New Zealand raise its productivity and prosperity, NZTech chief executive Graeme Muller says. Much of the current hype around IoT has been derived from consumer IoT such as fitness trackers and intelligent fridges. The real value to be had […]

Read More →
Latest

Rural health a key election issue

Published By   /  March 19, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, election, Make Lemonade Media, Make Lemonade NZ, Michelle Thompson, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, Press Release, Press Release Service, RHAANZ, rural health  /  Comments Off on Rural health a key election issue

MIL OSI – Waipukurau – New Zealand is potentially at risk of damaging its economy, unless the government does not act on improving rural health services, a national rural leader says. Michelle Thompson, chief executive of the Rural Health Alliance Aotearoa New Zealand (RHAANZ), says rural New Zealanders do not receive equitable health services. She says […]

Read More →
Latest

Aucklands new Group Dating Phenomenon

Published By   /  March 19, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Press Release Service  /  Comments Off on Aucklands new Group Dating Phenomenon

MIL OSI – Source: Press Release Service – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Aucklands new Group Dating Phenomenon (PR.co.nz) Date With Eight is a brand new social networking company that provides opportunities for singles in Auckland to attend group dates in relaxed, social settings. They organise group dating opportunities in Auckland and are designed to provide a […]

Read More →
Latest

Commission reaches preliminary view to authorise Nelson and Tasman Councils’ joint landfill application

Published By   /  March 17, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Commission reaches preliminary view to authorise Nelson and Tasman Councils’ joint landfill application

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Commission reaches preliminary view to authorise Nelson and Tasman Councils’ joint landfill application Commission reaches preliminary view to authorise Nelson and Tasman Councils’ joint landfill application 17 March 2017 The Commerce Commission has reached a preliminary view that, subject to a condition, it should allow the […]

Read More →
Latest

Dunedin Mayor Disappointed Cadbury Factory to Close

Published By   /  March 17, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, dunedin, New Zealand, Press Release, Press Release Service New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Dunedin Mayor Disappointed Cadbury Factory to Close

MIL OSI – Source: Press Release Service – New Zealand – PR.co.nz – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Dunedin Mayor Disappointed Cadbury Factory to Close (PR.co.nz) Mayor of Dunedin Dave Cull says he’s extremely disappointed and saddened that Mondelēz International has confirmed it will close its Dunedin Cadbury factory. Mr Cull says that as well as being […]

Read More →
Latest

ADIDAS BY STELLA MCCARTNEY COMBINES DESIGN WITH PURPOSE FOR LAUNCH OF PARLEY ULTRABOOST X

Published By   /  March 17, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Adidas, Business, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on ADIDAS BY STELLA MCCARTNEY COMBINES DESIGN WITH PURPOSE FOR LAUNCH OF PARLEY ULTRABOOST X

MIL OSI – Source: Adidas – Press Release/Statement: Headline: ADIDAS BY STELLA MCCARTNEY COMBINES DESIGN WITH PURPOSE FOR LAUNCH OF PARLEY ULTRABOOST X ADIDAS BY STELLA MCCARTNEY COMBINES DESIGN WITH PURPOSE FOR LAUNCH OF PARLEY ULTRABOOST X – Eco-innovation, high performance & luxury aesthetic meet in shoe designed to make a difference – – Created […]

Read More →
Latest

NZ needs to clean up its environmental act

Published By   /  March 16, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Craig Kirk, Delta Insurance, Environment, environmental risk, Insurance, liability, Make Lemonade Media, Make Lemonade NZ, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, pollution, Press Release, Press Release Service, risk, rma  /  Comments Off on NZ needs to clean up its environmental act

MIL OSI – Auckland – The increase in environmental pollution and contamination incidents in New Zealand means businesses are increasingly vulnerable to the potentially high financial cost of such events, a leading insurance expert says. Delta Insurance general manager Craig Kirk says various combinations of traditional liability policies, albeit each coming with their own exclusions, […]

Read More →
Latest

Economic growth eases in December quarter

Published By   /  March 16, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Economy, Public Sector, Statistics New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Economic growth eases in December quarter

MIL OSI – Source: Statistics New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Economic growth eases in December quarter Gross Domestic Product: December 2016 quarter  –  Media Release Gross domestic product (GDP) rose 0.4 percent in the December 2016 quarter, following an increase of 0.8 percent (revised) in the September 2016 quarter, Stats NZ said today. “Growth in […]

Read More →
Latest

Statement of Preliminary Issues released for Vero / Tower

Published By   /  March 16, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Statement of Preliminary Issues released for Vero / Tower

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Statement of Preliminary Issues released for Vero / Tower Statement of Preliminary Issues released for Vero / Tower 16 March 2017 The Commerce Commission has published a Statement of Preliminary Issues relating to the proposed acquisition of Tower by Vero. The statement of preliminary issues outlines […]

Read More →
Latest

New Zealand's 2017 PANZ conference

Published By   /  March 15, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Economy, Public Sector, Statistics New Zealand  /  Comments Off on New Zealand's 2017 PANZ conference

MIL OSI – Source: Statistics New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: New Zealand's 2017 PANZ conference The Population Association of New Zealand (PANZ) is a professional association that incorporates a wide range of interests in relation to the study and understanding of population issues, in New Zealand and globally. The PANZ conference is the flagship forum […]

Read More →
Latest

Guide to unemployment statistics (third edition)

Published By   /  March 15, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Economy, Public Sector, Statistics New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Guide to unemployment statistics (third edition)

MIL OSI – Source: Statistics New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Guide to unemployment statistics (third edition) Purpose and summary Guide to unemployment statistics provides guidance to our data customers on the different features of various unemployment measures. It will help them choose the correct unemployment measure to suit their needs. This third edition reflects changes […]

Read More →
Latest

Higher earnings from overseas shrinks current account deficit

Published By   /  March 15, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Economy, Public Sector, Statistics New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Higher earnings from overseas shrinks current account deficit

MIL OSI – Source: Statistics New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Higher earnings from overseas shrinks current account deficit Balance of Payments and International Investment Position: December 2016 quarter  –  Media Release New Zealand earned more income from our overseas investments in the December 2016 quarter, Stats NZ said today. This resulted in the lowest current […]

Read More →
Latest

Apple’s WWDC returns to San Jose June 5-9, 2017

Published By   /  March 15, 2017  /  24/7 News, Apple News, Business, Press Release, Tech News  /  Comments Off on Apple’s WWDC returns to San Jose June 5-9, 2017

MIL OSI – Source: Apple News Headline: Apple’s WWDC returns to San Jose June 5-9, 2017 Cupertino, California — Apple today announced its 28th annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) — hosting the world’s most talented developer community — will be held at the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose. The conference, kicking off June 5, […]

Read More →
Latest

Disability and housing conditions: 2013

Published By   /  March 14, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Economy, Public Sector, Statistics New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Disability and housing conditions: 2013

MIL OSI – Source: Statistics New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Disability and housing conditions: 2013 Disability and housing conditions: 2013 compares housing characteristics of disabled and non-disabled people living in private dwellings using data from the 2013 New Zealand Disability Survey (NZDS). This article examines the housing situations of disabled and non-disabled adults and children, […]

Read More →
Latest

Chorus network capacity to continue to grow to meet customer need

Published By   /  March 14, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Chorus network capacity to continue to grow to meet customer need

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Chorus network capacity to continue to grow to meet customer need Chorus network capacity to continue to grow to meet customer need 14 March 2017 The Commerce Commission has today released the final decision in its review of the non‑price features of the Unbundled Bitstream Access […]

Read More →
Latest

Largest annual food price rise in five years

Published By   /  March 13, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Economy, Public Sector, Statistics New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Largest annual food price rise in five years

MIL OSI – Source: Statistics New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Largest annual food price rise in five years Food Price Index: February 2017  –  Media Release Food prices increased 2.2 percent in the year to February 2017, led by higher prices for fruit and vegetables, and dairy products, Stats NZ said today. “This was the […]

Read More →
Latest

Independent swamp kauri research released – rnzngin Fifth Estate

Published By   /  March 13, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, Ministry for Primary Industries, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Independent swamp kauri research released – rnzngin Fifth Estate

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry for Primary Industries – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Independent swamp kauri research released Date: 13 Mar 2017 Media contact: MPI media team Telephone: 029 894 0328 Email: media@mpi.govt.nz Three reports published today by the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) provide information on the scientific and cultural values of swamp kauri and […]

Read More →
Latest

Severe injury due to timber supply company’s poor safety systems – rnzngin Fifth Estate

Published By   /  March 10, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Economy, Employment Issues, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release, Worksafe  /  Comments Off on Severe injury due to timber supply company’s poor safety systems – rnzngin Fifth Estate

MIL OSI – Source: Worksafe New Zealand – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Severe injury due to timber supply company’s poor safety systems Effective health and safety systems and practices in the workplace are essential to prevent harm to people while they work, says WorkSafe New Zealand. This was highlighted at the sentencing of landscaping and outdoor […]

Read More →