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Rocket Lab wins supreme NZ Innovation award accolades

By   /  October 20, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Bayer, Business, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, NZ Innovation awars, Peter Beck, Press Release Service, Rocket Lab  /  Comments Off on Rocket Lab wins supreme NZ Innovation award accolades

MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Auckland – Rocket Lab won the supreme accolade at the New Zealand Innovation Awards in Auckland last night. Rocket Lab, named the Bayer Supreme New Zealand Innovation for 2017, has pioneered a Kiwi space programme, with purpose-built rockets for regular commercial satellite launches. Rocket Lab chief executive Peter Beck was named […]

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Kiwi virtual reality and augmented reality getting real

By   /  October 19, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, augmented reality, Business, Graeme Muller, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, NZTech, Press Release Service, virtual reality  /  Comments Off on Kiwi virtual reality and augmented reality getting real

MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Auckland – The New Zealand virtual reality and augmented reality (VRAR) industry sector’s forecast revenues are estimated to be worth more than $320 million within two years, a report release today says. The publication was commissioned by the New Zealand Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality Association (NZVRARA), which is a […]

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Fresh tech advances driving growth in fintech

By   /  October 19, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, fintech, FinTechNZ, James Brown, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, Press Release Service, robo-advice, TIN100  /  Comments Off on Fresh tech advances driving growth in fintech

MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Auckland – New Zealand financial sector will be able to provide their clients with unprecedented online advice from next year and a leading fintech expert today urged companies to start looking to the process sooner rather than later as the FMA is expecting substantial submissions early next year. FinTechNZ general manager […]

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NZDF to use Drones to Patrol Kaipara Weapons Range

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on NZDF to use Drones to Patrol Kaipara Weapons Range

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: NZDF to use Drones to Patrol Kaipara Weapons Range NZDF protection patrols will use drones to help identify unauthorised people and vehicles within the Kaipara Air Weapons Range. 18 October 2017 Drone technology will be used by the New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) to […]

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Defence Force Buying Two New Weapons

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on Defence Force Buying Two New Weapons

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: Defence Force Buying Two New Weapons The New Zealand Defence Force is buying two new weapons, the Barrett M107A1 anti-materiel weapon and the Barrett Multi Role Adaptive Design (MRAD) sniper rifle. 18 October 2017 The New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) is entering an agreement […]

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NZDF Finds Missing Kiribati Fishermen

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on NZDF Finds Missing Kiribati Fishermen

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: NZDF Finds Missing Kiribati Fishermen The New Zealand Defence Force has found three Kiribati fishermen who have been missing for four days in the Pacific Ocean. 18 October 2017 The New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) has found three Kiribati fishermen who have been missing […]

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Air Force Pilot Delivers Aid in Dream Start

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on Air Force Pilot Delivers Aid in Dream Start

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: Air Force Pilot Delivers Aid in Dream Start Five days after receiving his qualification to fly the C-130 Hercules aircraft in late September, Flying Officer Tristan Nysse was assigned to help deliver 12 tonnes of supplies to Vanuatu as part of his first mission […]

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Foreign Contingents Arrive for NZDF-Led Military Exercise

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on Foreign Contingents Arrive for NZDF-Led Military Exercise

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: Foreign Contingents Arrive for NZDF-Led Military Exercise Troops from Timor Leste and Papua New Guinea board a Royal New Zealand Air Force C-1130 Hercules on their way to New Zealand to take part in Exercise Southern Katipo. 17 October 2017 The foreign military contingents […]

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Businesses should be living wage employers

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, 60 years, Aotearoa, BERL, Business, economist, Ganesh Nana, living wage, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, Press Release Service, Wellington  /  Comments Off on Businesses should be living wage employers

MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Wellington – Leading economic researcher BERL challenges all businesses to become Living Wage employers to make a real difference to New Zealanders and their communities. On its 60th anniversary celebrations, BERL chief economist Dr Ganesh Nana told invited guests, economists and business people at a gala function in Wellington tonight […]

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NZDF Searches for Missing Kiribati Fishermen

By   /  October 17, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on NZDF Searches for Missing Kiribati Fishermen

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: NZDF Searches for Missing Kiribati Fishermen The New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) has launched a search and rescue operation for three Kiribati fishermen who have been missing in the Pacific Ocean for more than three days.

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Iraqi Troops Now Helping Train Their Own

By   /  October 17, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on Iraqi Troops Now Helping Train Their Own

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: Iraqi Troops Now Helping Train Their Own  Iraqi troops trained by a combined New Zealand-Australian task group are helping deliver training in precision shooting, marking a significant step in the Iraqi Army’s efforts to develop a self-sustaining force. 16 October 2017 Iraqi troops trained […]

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More Kiwis buying into artificial intelligence

By   /  October 17, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, AI NZAI Forum, artificial intelligence, Ben Reid, Business, Christchurch, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, Press Release Service  /  Comments Off on More Kiwis buying into artificial intelligence

MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Christchurch – New Zealanders are buying into the benefits of artificial intelligence (AI) as it is creeps into many walks of everyday life, an AI specialist says. New Zealand needs to actively embrace artificial intelligence at a faster rate as an extraordinary opportunity and challenge for New Zealand’s future, Artificial […]

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Notice of City Vision’s Special General Meeting 2017

By   /  October 15, 2017  /  24/7 News, Auckland Council, City Vision, Featured Post, Greens, Labour, Local Government, Local Government Elections, News  /  Comments Off on Notice of City Vision’s Special General Meeting 2017

MIL OSI – Source: City Vision – Release/Statement Headline: Notice of City Vision’s Special General Meeting 2017 18 October 2017 7.30pm Horticultural Building, Great North Rd Western Springs City Vision’s SGM is held every three years after a local body election to select an executive or steering group who will guide City Vision through to […]

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NZDF – Further Statement – Death of NZDF Soldier During Training Exercise

By   /  October 14, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on NZDF – Further Statement – Death of NZDF Soldier During Training Exercise

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: NZDF – Further Statement – Death of NZDF Soldier During Training Exercise SGT Wayne Taylor, RNZIR 13 October 2017 The New Zealand Defence Force can confirm that the member of the Special Operations Force who died this morning during a maritime counter-terrorism training exercise […]

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Moving Commemorations Mark New Zealand’s Worst Military Disaster

By   /  October 14, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on Moving Commemorations Mark New Zealand’s Worst Military Disaster

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: Moving Commemorations Mark New Zealand’s Worst Military Disaster 13 October 2017 In a marked contrast to the weather 100 years ago, the New Zealand National Service commemorating the centenary of the Battle of Passchendaele was held in brilliant sunshine in front of more than […]

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Death of NZDF Soldier During Training Exercise

By   /  October 14, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on Death of NZDF Soldier During Training Exercise

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: Death of NZDF Soldier During Training Exercise 13 October 2017 The New Zealand Defence Force can confirm that a member of the Special Operations Force has died during a maritime counter-terrorism training exercise off the Coromandel Peninsula this morning. The next of kin have […]

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Drummer Can’t Wait to be Part of Air Force Band Concert

By   /  October 12, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on Drummer Can’t Wait to be Part of Air Force Band Concert

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: Drummer Can’t Wait to be Part of Air Force Band Concert Royal New Zealand Air Force Band drummer Jeremy Richardson says The Air Force In Concert provides a great opportunity for the band members to showcase their skills. 12 October 2017 Hutt-based drummer Jeremy […]

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Wellington Musician Looking Forward to Challenge of Air Force Band Concert

By   /  October 12, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on Wellington Musician Looking Forward to Challenge of Air Force Band Concert

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: Wellington Musician Looking Forward to Challenge of Air Force Band Concert Royal New Zealand Air Force Band member Byron Newton says The Air Force In Concert will have a bit of everything. 11 October 2017 Byron Newton is looking forward to the challenge of […]

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New Zealand’s Darkest Day at Passchendaele Still Felt Strongly by Manawatu Family

By   /  October 12, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on New Zealand’s Darkest Day at Passchendaele Still Felt Strongly by Manawatu Family

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: New Zealand’s Darkest Day at Passchendaele Still Felt Strongly by Manawatu Family Bringing aroha from Aotearoa to a grave in Belgium, Warrant Officer Class 1 Hone Dalton, his brother-in-law Ben Reedy, sister Denise Dalton-Reedy and brother Ben Dalton. 11 October 2017 When the call […]

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Auckland Navy Officer has Special Connection to Passchendaele

By   /  October 12, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on Auckland Navy Officer has Special Connection to Passchendaele

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: Auckland Navy Officer has Special Connection to Passchendaele Warrant Officer Te Kani Te Wiata is leading the Māori Cultural Group performing at New Zealand commemorations for the Battle of Passchendaele centenary in Belgium. 11 October 2017 Royal New Zealand Navy Warrant Officer Te Kani […]

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