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Report highlights growth potential of New Zealand’s virtual reality sector

By   /  October 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, New Zealand Minister of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Report highlights growth potential of New Zealand’s virtual reality sector

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE – Press Release/Statement Headline: Report highlights growth potential of New Zealand’s virtual reality sector The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment has welcomed the release of a report that forecasts New Zealand’s cross reality sector will reach over $320 million in annual […]

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Taxpayers’ Union congratulates new Government

By   /  October 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, NGOs, Press Release, Taxpayers Union, Unions  /  Comments Off on Taxpayers’ Union congratulates new Government

MIL OSI – Source: Taxpayers Union – Release/Statement Headline: Taxpayers’ Union congratulates new Government Taxpayers’ Union congratulates new Government 20 October 2017FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The New Zealand Taxpayers’ Union congratulates Prime Minister-elect Jacinda Ardern, and the Labour, New Zealand First and Green Parties on the formation of a new government. The Union’s Chairman, John Bishop, […]

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Annual net migration down to 71,000

By   /  October 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Economy, Public Sector, Statistics New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Annual net migration down to 71,000

MIL OSI – Source: Statistics New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Annual net migration down to 71,000 International Travel and Migration: September 2017  –  Media Release Annual net migration was 71,000 in the September 2017 year, Stats NZ said today. Migrant arrivals were 131,600 and migrant departures were 60,600. “The annual net migration in September 2017 was […]

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Record-breaking 3.7 million visitors to New Zealand

By   /  October 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Economy, Public Sector, Statistics New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Record-breaking 3.7 million visitors to New Zealand

MIL OSI – Source: Statistics New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Record-breaking 3.7 million visitors to New Zealand A record-breaking 3.68 million visitors arrived in New Zealand in the September 2017 year, Stats NZ said today. This was a 9 percent increase from the September 2016 year. The rise was mostly due to increased visitor arrivals from Australia, the United States, and the […]

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Innovation Awards success for Primary Growth Partnership programmes

By   /  October 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Innovation Awards success for Primary Growth Partnership programmes

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries – Press Release/Statement Headline: Innovation Awards success for Primary Growth Partnership programmes Date: 20 Oct 2017 Media contact: MPI media team Telephone: 029 894 0328 Email: media@mpi.govt.nz Two Primary Growth Partnership programmes have taken out Innovation Awards at last night’s New Zealand Innovation Awards. The […]

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Dumpling supplier to pay more than $15,000 for employment breaches

By   /  October 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, New Zealand Minister of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Dumpling supplier to pay more than $15,000 for employment breaches

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE – Press Release/Statement Headline: Dumpling supplier to pay more than $15,000 for employment breaches A dumpling supplier in Christchurch has been ordered to pay more than $15,000 by the Employment Relations Authority (ERA) after a Labour Inspectorate investigation found breaches. Dai’s Food […]

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 Waikato DHB’s oversight of former CEO yet again in question

By   /  October 19, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, NGOs, Press Release, Taxpayers Union, Unions  /  Comments Off on  Waikato DHB’s oversight of former CEO yet again in question

MIL OSI – Source: Taxpayers Union – Release/Statement Headline:  Waikato DHB’s oversight of former CEO yet again in question Reacting to a story by the NZ Herald last night, that suggests former Waikato DHB CEO, Dr Nigel Murray, may have been claiming expenses for a woman he was not married to, brings further into question the […]

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Household income up more than 40 percent in last 10 years

By   /  October 19, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release, Statistics New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Household income up more than 40 percent in last 10 years

MIL OSI – Source: Statistics New Zealand – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Household income up more than 40 percent in last 10 years Household income and housing-cost statistics: Year ended June 2017  –  Media Release Average annual household income has risen more than 40 percent since 2007, increasing at twice the rate of inflation, Stats NZ […]

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Nearly two-thirds of households make enough to live on

By   /  October 19, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release, Statistics New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Nearly two-thirds of households make enough to live on

MIL OSI – Source: Statistics New Zealand – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Nearly two-thirds of households make enough to live on More than 6 in 10 households say they earn enough or more than enough to live on, but 1 in 10 don’t have enough to get by, Stats NZ said today. For the year ended […]

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NZ Super Fund named in Bretton Woods II study of most responsible asset allocators

By   /  October 19, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Economy, Finance, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, New Zealand Superannuation Fund, Press Release  /  Comments Off on NZ Super Fund named in Bretton Woods II study of most responsible asset allocators

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Superannuation Fund – Press Release/Statement: Headline: NZ Super Fund named in Bretton Woods II study of most responsible asset allocators The NZ Super Fund has been named as one of the world’s most responsible sovereign wealth funds in a ground-breaking new study released by the Bretton Woods II programme. The […]

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Vodafone email shutdown – rnzngin Fifth Estate

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Companies Office, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Vodafone email shutdown – rnzngin Fifth Estate

MIL OSI – Source: Companies Office – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Vodafone email shutdown These Vodafone email services will close 30 November: clear.net.nz es.co.nz ihug.co.nz paradise.net.nz pcconnect.co.nz quik.co.nz vodafone.co.nz vodafone.net.nz wave.co.nz  What you need to do If your account with us uses a Vodafone email, you may need to get a new email address (or use […]

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Construction company to pay $6000 for poor employment records

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, New Zealand Minister of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Construction company to pay $6000 for poor employment records

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE – Press Release/Statement Headline: Construction company to pay $6000 for poor employment records A construction company in Auckland has been penalised $6000 by the Employment Relations Authority (ERA) after a Labour Inspectorate investigation found breaches of record keeping. The investigation found Jes […]

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Dunedin ratepayers deserve explanation of $980,000 pay-out

By   /  October 17, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, NGOs, Press Release, Taxpayers Union, Unions  /  Comments Off on Dunedin ratepayers deserve explanation of $980,000 pay-out

MIL OSI – Source: Taxpayers Union – Release/Statement Headline: Dunedin ratepayers deserve explanation of $980,000 pay-out Dunedin ratepayers deserve explanation of $980,000 pay-out 17 October 2017FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Why the former Chief Executive of Delta Utility Services, a Dunedin City Council-owned lines company, was handed a ratepayer-funded pay-out of $980,000 needs explaining, say the Taxpayers’ Union. Grady […]

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$40,000 MPI funding to get high value ginseng exporting

By   /  October 17, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on $40,000 MPI funding to get high value ginseng exporting

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries – Press Release/Statement Headline: $40,000 MPI funding to get high value ginseng exporting Date: 17 Oct 2017 Media contact: MPI Media team Telephone: 029 894 0328 Email: media@mpi.govt.nz A South Waikato ginseng producer is ready to approach potential investors to increase its production and exports […]

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Housing pushes annual inflation rate to 1.9 percent

By   /  October 17, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Economy, Public Sector, Statistics New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Housing pushes annual inflation rate to 1.9 percent

MIL OSI – Source: Statistics New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Housing pushes annual inflation rate to 1.9 percent Consumers Price Index: September 2017 quarter  –  Media Release The consumers price index (CPI) had an annual increase of 1.9 percent, and rose 0.5 percent from the June 2017 quarter, Stats NZ said today. This comes after 0.0 […]

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Manufacturing industry using the most energy in industrial and trade sector

By   /  October 17, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Economy, Public Sector, Statistics New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Manufacturing industry using the most energy in industrial and trade sector

MIL OSI – Source: Statistics New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Manufacturing industry using the most energy in industrial and trade sector New Zealand Energy Use: 2017  –  Media Release The manufacturing industry was the largest user of total energy in the year ended March 2017, Stats NZ said today. This industry accounted for 49 percent […]

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NZ Super Fund CEO Adrian Orr speaks at World Bank & IMF Annual Meetings

By   /  October 17, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Economy, Finance, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, New Zealand Superannuation Fund, Press Release  /  Comments Off on NZ Super Fund CEO Adrian Orr speaks at World Bank & IMF Annual Meetings

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Superannuation Fund – Press Release/Statement: Headline: NZ Super Fund CEO Adrian Orr speaks at World Bank & IMF Annual Meetings Global financial institutions have a significant role as a ‘clearing house’ for infrastructure and climate change investment opportunities in both developed and emerging markets, says New Zealand Superannuation Fund Chief […]

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Pāua poacher banned from fishing for 3 years and ordered to serve home detention

By   /  October 16, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Pāua poacher banned from fishing for 3 years and ordered to serve home detention

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries – Press Release/Statement Headline: Pāua poacher banned from fishing for 3 years and ordered to serve home detention Date: 16 Oct 2017 Media contact: MPI media team Telephone: 029 894 0328 Email: media@mpi.govt.nz A member of a Wellington-based pāua poaching operation has been banned from […]

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NZ Super Fund CEO Adrian Orr speaks at World Bank & IMF Annual Meetings (Livestreamed)

By   /  October 13, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Economy, Finance, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, New Zealand Superannuation Fund, Press Release  /  Comments Off on NZ Super Fund CEO Adrian Orr speaks at World Bank & IMF Annual Meetings (Livestreamed)

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Superannuation Fund – Press Release/Statement: Headline: NZ Super Fund CEO Adrian Orr speaks at World Bank & IMF Annual Meetings (Livestreamed) New Zealand Superannuation Fund Chief Executive Adrian Orr will take part in a flagship panel discussion on Maximising Finance for Development in Washington on 14 October (US time). […]

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Further moves underway to contain cattle disease Mycoplasma bovis

By   /  October 12, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Further moves underway to contain cattle disease Mycoplasma bovis

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries – Press Release/Statement Headline: Further moves underway to contain cattle disease Mycoplasma bovis The Ministry for Primary Industries is moving forward with control measures to prevent further spread of the cattle disease Mycoplasma bovis, with plans being developed with farmers to cull animals from the […]

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