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New programme promotes profitability and sustainability: Plant & Food Research

By   /  October 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Conservation, Consumer Issues, Environment, Plant and Food New Zealand, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on New programme promotes profitability and sustainability: Plant & Food Research

MIL OSI – Source: Plant and Food New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: New programme promotes profitability and sustainability: Plant & Food Research 20 October 2017 Improving environmental, economic and social outcomes are at the heart of an expansive new sustainability science programme from Plant & Food Research. The Sustainable Agro-Ecosystems programme (SAE) is an initiative […]

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Success with sandwiches – the bark beetle breeding story : Plant & Food Research

By   /  October 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Conservation, Consumer Issues, Environment, Plant and Food New Zealand, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Success with sandwiches – the bark beetle breeding story : Plant & Food Research

MIL OSI – Source: Plant and Food New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Success with sandwiches – the bark beetle breeding story : Plant & Food Research 20 October 2017 The key to controlling the pine bark beetle, which continues to devastate thousands of hectares of conifer forests in the Northern Hemisphere, may have been found […]

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Process and issues paper released for review of Auckland and Christchurch Airport prices

By   /  October 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Process and issues paper released for review of Auckland and Christchurch Airport prices

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Process and issues paper released for review of Auckland and Christchurch Airport prices Process and issues paper released for review of Auckland and Christchurch Airport prices 20 October 2017 The Commerce Commission today released a process and issues paper for its review of the prices Auckland […]

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Cash for CAB in Commission settlement with Tower

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Cash for CAB in Commission settlement with Tower

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Cash for CAB in Commission settlement with Tower Cash for CAB in Commission settlement with Tower 18 October 2017 The Citizens Advice Bureau will receive approximately $75,000 as part of a settlement agreed between the Commerce Commission and Tower Insurance (Tower). Tower overcharged some of its […]

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Statement of Preliminary Issues released for Daiken/Dongwha

By   /  October 17, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Statement of Preliminary Issues released for Daiken/Dongwha

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Statement of Preliminary Issues released for Daiken/Dongwha Statement of Preliminary Issues released for Daiken/Dongwha 17 October 2017 The Commerce Commission has published a statement of preliminary issues relating to the proposed acquisition of Dongwha New Zealand Limited by Daiken New Zealand Limited. The statement outlines the […]

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Commission releases draft report on Fonterra’s 2017/18 Milk Price Manual

By   /  October 13, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Commission releases draft report on Fonterra’s 2017/18 Milk Price Manual

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Commission releases draft report on Fonterra’s 2017/18 Milk Price Manual Commission releases draft report on Fonterra’s 2017/18 Milk Price Manual 13 October 2017 The Commerce Commission today released its draft report on its annual review of Fonterra’s Milk Price Manual for the 2017/18 dairy season. The […]

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School resources | Consumer Protection

By   /  October 11, 2017  /  24/7 News, Consumer Affairs, Consumer Issues, New Zealand Government  /  Comments Off on School resources | Consumer Protection

MIL OSI – Source: Consumer Affairs – New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: School resources | Consumer Protection The purpose of this resource is to equip students with the knowledge, skills, attitudes, and values to enable them to be informed and confident consumers. This supports The New Zealand Curriculum’s vision for young people to be […]

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Owner fined $151,875 for misrepresenting cladding as premium brand

By   /  October 5, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Owner fined $151,875 for misrepresenting cladding as premium brand

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Owner fined $151,875 for misrepresenting cladding as premium brand Owner fined $151,875 for misrepresenting cladding as premium brand 5 October 2017 A former director and owner of the now-defunct Christchurch Lightweight Concrete Limited (Christchurch Lightweight) has been fined $151,875 for misrepresenting autoclaved aerated concrete cladding panels […]

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Annual performance summaries released for electricity lines companies

By   /  October 4, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Annual performance summaries released for electricity lines companies

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Annual performance summaries released for electricity lines companies Annual performance summaries released for electricity lines companies 4 October 2017 The Commerce Commission has published its latest one-page summaries of key performance measures for each of New Zealand’s 29 electricity lines companies, covering the year to 31 […]

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Daiken seeks clearance to acquire Dongwha

By   /  October 4, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Daiken seeks clearance to acquire Dongwha

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Daiken seeks clearance to acquire Dongwha Daiken seeks clearance to acquire Dongwha 4 October 2017 The Commerce Commission has received a clearance application from Daiken New Zealand Limited to acquire 100% of the shares in Dongwha New Zealand Limited. Daiken is the New Zealand subsidiary of Daiken […]

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More science added to 5+ A Day : Plant & Food Research

By   /  October 4, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Conservation, Consumer Issues, Environment, Plant and Food New Zealand, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on More science added to 5+ A Day : Plant & Food Research

MIL OSI – Source: Plant and Food New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: More science added to 5+ A Day : Plant & Food Research 4 October 2017 Food scientist Dr Carolyn Lister has been appointed a trustee on the board of the 5+ A Day Charitable Trust. The Trust’s general manager, Paula Dudley, says Dr […]

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Funding to breed full colour blueberries: Plant & Food Research

By   /  September 28, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Conservation, Consumer Issues, Environment, Plant and Food New Zealand, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Funding to breed full colour blueberries: Plant & Food Research

MIL OSI – Source: Plant and Food New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Funding to breed full colour blueberries: Plant & Food Research 27 September 2017 Consumers in the future might be eating a completely new type of blueberry with healthy, colourful flesh, thanks to New Zealand government funding. Through the MBIE Endeavour Fund, Plant & […]

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New tools could secure the future of seafood : Plant & Food Research

By   /  September 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Conservation, Consumer Issues, Environment, Plant and Food New Zealand, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on New tools could secure the future of seafood : Plant & Food Research

MIL OSI – Source: Plant and Food New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: New tools could secure the future of seafood : Plant & Food Research 27 September 2017 The fishing industry and global fisheries managers need to get on board with the power of genomics to secure the future of seafood, say scientists. A new […]

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Collective bargaining authorisation application from Waikato – Bay of Plenty Chicken Growers Association

By   /  September 25, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Collective bargaining authorisation application from Waikato – Bay of Plenty Chicken Growers Association

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Collective bargaining authorisation application from Waikato – Bay of Plenty Chicken Growers Association Collective bargaining authorisation application from Waikato – Bay of Plenty Chicken Growers Association 25 September 2017 The Commerce Commission has received an application from the Waikato – Bay of Plenty Chicken Growers Association […]

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Fujitsu fined $310,000 in Commerce Commission’s first unsubstantiated claims case

By   /  September 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Fujitsu fined $310,000 in Commerce Commission’s first unsubstantiated claims case

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Fujitsu fined $310,000 in Commerce Commission’s first unsubstantiated claims case Fujitsu fined $310,000 in Commerce Commission’s first unsubstantiated claims case 20 September 2017 Heat pump supplier Fujitsu General New Zealand Limited (Fujitsu) has been fined $310,000 for making unsubstantiated or misleading claims about the energy efficiency […]

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Manuka joins the battle to protect waterways: Plant & Food Research

By   /  September 15, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Conservation, Consumer Issues, Environment, Plant and Food New Zealand, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Manuka joins the battle to protect waterways: Plant & Food Research

MIL OSI – Source: Plant and Food New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Manuka joins the battle to protect waterways: Plant & Food Research 15 September 2017 New research indicates planting mānuka could reduce the impacts of farming on waterways, as well giving farmers an additional income stream. In addition to the fertiliser applied to support […]

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Final report on review of Fonterra’s 2016/17 base milk price calculation

By   /  September 15, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Final report on review of Fonterra’s 2016/17 base milk price calculation

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Final report on review of Fonterra’s 2016/17 base milk price calculation Final report on review of Fonterra’s 2016/17 base milk price calculation 15 September 2017 The Commerce Commission has today released its final report on Fonterra’s base milk price calculation for the 2016/17 dairy season.  In […]

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Commission releases Consumer Issues Report for 2016/17 year

By   /  September 13, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Commission releases Consumer Issues Report for 2016/17 year

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Commission releases Consumer Issues Report for 2016/17 year Commission releases Consumer Issues Report for 2016/17 year 13 September 2017 The Commerce Commission has released its Consumer Issues Report for the year to 30 June 2017. The Report is one of the initiatives undertaken by the Commission […]

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Commission clears Tronox to buy titanium dioxide pigment business of Cristal

By   /  September 6, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Commission clears Tronox to buy titanium dioxide pigment business of Cristal

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Commission clears Tronox to buy titanium dioxide pigment business of Cristal Commission clears Tronox to buy titanium dioxide pigment business of Cristal 6 September 2017 The Commerce Commission has granted clearance for Tronox Limited (Tronox) to purchase the titanium dioxide (TiO2) pigment business of National Titanium Dioxide […]

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Commission grants clearance for Essilor and Luxottica merger in NZ market

By   /  September 5, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Commission grants clearance for Essilor and Luxottica merger in NZ market

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Commission grants clearance for Essilor and Luxottica merger in NZ market Commission grants clearance for Essilor and Luxottica merger in NZ market 5 September 2017 The Commerce Commission has granted clearance for Essilor International (Compagnie Générale d’Optique) S.A. and Luxottica Group S.p.A to merge their business […]

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