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NZ businessman to talk about near-death refugee experiences

Published By   /  June 20, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, ARFT, Auckland refugee family trust, Augen, Business, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, Mitchell Pham, New Zealand, News, NZTech, Press Release Service  /  Comments Off on NZ businessman to talk about near-death refugee experiences

MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Auckland – A leading New Zealand tech businessman and a former refugee, Mitchell Pham, will deliver a speech in Auckland tonight as part of World Refugee Day. Pham runs the Augen Software Group and is chair of NZTech and Fintech NZ. He is a trustee of the Auckland Refugee Family […]

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Yoga major part of soaring Kiwi exercising momentum

Published By   /  June 20, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Christchurch, ExerciseNZ, Lincoln University, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, Press Release Service, yoga  /  Comments Off on Yoga major part of soaring Kiwi exercising momentum

MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Christchurch – If exercise was considered a sport, it would be the biggest sport in New Zealand, by more than 50 percent, Exercise New Zealand chief executive Richard Beddie says. He made the comments today on the eve of international yoga day tomorrow. Beddie says there are more than half […]

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Kapiti Soldier Shows His Skills in The Middle East

Published By   /  June 19, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on Kapiti Soldier Shows His Skills in The Middle East

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: Kapiti Soldier Shows His Skills in The Middle East Corporal Christopher Thomson, an electrician with the New Zealand Army’s 2nd Engineer Regiment, formed part of the 34-member New Zealand Defence Force engineering contingent that was sent to the Sinai Peninsula in January to enhance […]

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Only 14 percent of large NZ businesses have deployed IoT

Published By   /  June 19, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Graeme Muller, IoT, IoT Alliance, June 29, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, NZTech, Press Release Service  /  Comments Off on Only 14 percent of large NZ businesses have deployed IoT

MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Auckland – New Zealand is well positioned for the Internet of Things (IoT), such as fast fibre, however a national tech leader urged for the country to do better. NZTech chief executive and chair of the New Zealand IoT Alliance Graeme Muller says only 14 percent of large businesses have […]

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NZDF Fends Off Cyber Attacks in US Exercises

Published By   /  June 15, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on NZDF Fends Off Cyber Attacks in US Exercises

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: NZDF Fends Off Cyber Attacks in US Exercises Twelve New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) personnel are using their skills to fend off simulated military cyber-attacks as they take part in training exercises hosted by the United States.  Air Commodore Kevin McEvoy, the Acting Commander […]

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NZDF Sports Award Winners Announced

Published By   /  June 15, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on NZDF Sports Award Winners Announced

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: NZDF Sports Award Winners Announced Able Steward Deena-Ranganui Puketapu (Royal New Zealand Navy) received the Individual Sports Person of the Year and Outstanding Sports Achievement awards. 14 June 2017 Royal New Zealand Navy (RNZN) Able Steward Deena-Ranganui Puketapu was a double winner at the […]

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NZDF Hunting Submarines in Joint Exercise in Japan

Published By   /  June 15, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on NZDF Hunting Submarines in Joint Exercise in Japan

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: NZDF Hunting Submarines in Joint Exercise in Japan The Royal New Zealand Navy frigate HMNZS Te Kaha is joining warships from Japan, Canada and the United States this week for an exercise that involves detecting, tracking and conducting simulated attacks on enemy submarines. 13 […]

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Impassioned plea for rural health research funding

Published By   /  June 15, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Coleman, Make Lemonade Media, Michelle Thompson, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, Press Release Service, Research, RHAANZ, rural health  /  Comments Off on Impassioned plea for rural health research funding

MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Mystery Creek – The head of the national rural health group today made an impassioned plea for the government to consider much-needed rural research. Michelle Thompson, chief executive of the Rural Health Alliance Aotearoa New Zealand (RHAANZ) says there is a strong feeling that rural health outcomes are poorer than […]

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Mobile Health leads the Fieldays’ health hub

Published By   /  June 15, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Fieldays, Hamilton, health hub, Make Lemonade Media, Mark Eager, MIL NZ OSI, Mobile Health, New Zealand, News, Press Release Service  /  Comments Off on Mobile Health leads the Fieldays’ health hub

MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Hamilton – At least 22 health nationwide organisations have been inundated with the rural community seeking advice from the landmark health hub at New Zealand’s Fieldays in Hamilton this week. The health hub was launched by Minister of Health Jonathan Coleman and Minister for Primary Industries Nathan Guy. The government […]

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NZDF Appoints Military Assistant for UN Mission in South Sudan

Published By   /  June 15, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on NZDF Appoints Military Assistant for UN Mission in South Sudan

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: NZDF Appoints Military Assistant for UN Mission in South Sudan The New Zealand Defence Force has appointed Lieutenant Colonel Neville Mosley to serve as Military Assistant to the head of the United Nations peacekeeping mission in South Sudan.  12 June 2017 The New Zealand […]

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NZ agriculture needs to latch onto tech faster

Published By   /  June 14, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Agrigate, agritech, Business, Fieldays, Graeme Muller, Hamilton, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, NZTech, Press Release Service  /  Comments Off on NZ agriculture needs to latch onto tech faster

MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Hamilton – New Zealand’s primary industries need to latch on to technology faster to support the economic growth of its agri sector and become a world leader in a fast growing agritech market, NZTech chief executive Graeme Muller says. NZTech members have joined hundreds of other firms at Fieldays in Hamilton […]

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Timaru let down by National’s tertiary education approach

Published By   /  June 14, 2017  /  24/7 News, Ara Institute of Canterbury, Education, Employment, ITPs, Media Releases, News, Press Release, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Union, Unions  /  Comments Off on Timaru let down by National’s tertiary education approach

MIL OSI – Source: Tertiary Education Union – Release/Statement Headline: Timaru let down by National’s tertiary education approach The decision to cut five courses at the Ara Institute of Canterbury is symptomatic of an approach to tertiary education that is failing local communities, the Tertiary Education Union (TEU) said today. Management’s decision to cut five level […]

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Air Force Aviation Medicine Unit Opened

Published By   /  June 13, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on Air Force Aviation Medicine Unit Opened

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: Air Force Aviation Medicine Unit Opened The new Air Force Aviation Medicine Unit at RNZAF Base Auckland 9 June 2017 A new, energy-efficient Aviation Medicine Unit (AMU) at Royal New Zealand Air Force Base Auckland was officially opened today by Minister of Defence Mark […]

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NZDF-Fiji Navy Patrols Send Non-Compliant Vessels Back to Port

Published By   /  June 13, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on NZDF-Fiji Navy Patrols Send Non-Compliant Vessels Back to Port

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: NZDF-Fiji Navy Patrols Send Non-Compliant Vessels Back to Port 9 June 2017 A combined team of New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) and Republic of Fiji Navy personnel sent seven of 70 fishing vessels boarded during fisheries patrols in western Fiji in the past week […]

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NZDF Fine Tunes Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief Plans

Published By   /  June 13, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on NZDF Fine Tunes Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief Plans

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: NZDF Fine Tunes Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief Plans The New Zealand Defence Force has conducted at least four HADR operations in the past three years. 9 June 2017 The New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) sent a team to Niue recently to look at […]

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Exercise Blackbird Flys into Marlborough

Published By   /  June 13, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on Exercise Blackbird Flys into Marlborough

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: Exercise Blackbird Flys into Marlborough An A109 helicopter. 9 June 2017 For the next ten days No. 3 Squadron from the Royal New Zealand Air Force (RNZAF) will be completing their annual mountain flying and level readiness training for pilots and crew. Exercise Blackbird […]

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Labour’s immigration policy needs to backed by promise to fund public tertiary institutions properly

Published By   /  June 13, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, ITPs, Media Releases, News, Press Release, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Union, Unions, Universities  /  Comments Off on Labour’s immigration policy needs to backed by promise to fund public tertiary institutions properly

MIL OSI – Source: Tertiary Education Union – Release/Statement Headline: Labour’s immigration policy needs to backed by promise to fund public tertiary institutions properly Today the Labour Party announced a new immigration policy, including proposals to stop issuing student visas to people wanting to study certain courses and to restrict the availability of post-study work […]

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Media Release: World’s largest online marketplace to discuss e-commerce with ethnically diverse Kiwi businesses

Published By   /  June 12, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Communities, epic, Epic NZ, Foreign Affairs, Images, Immigration, Individuals, News, NZ Office of Ethnic Affairs, Promotional, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Media Release: World’s largest online marketplace to discuss e-commerce with ethnically diverse Kiwi businesses

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government Office of Ethnic Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: Media Release: World’s largest online marketplace to discuss e-commerce with ethnically diverse Kiwi businesses The Office of Ethnic Communities has today announced the programme for this years’ Ethnic People in Commerce (EPIC) NZ conference, including the keynote speaker from the Alibaba […]

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Mental health of rural NZ at tipping point

Published By   /  June 12, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Breast Cancer awareness, Business, Fieldays, Make Lemonade Media, Mark Eager, Men’s Health, MIL NZ OSI, Mobile Health, New Zealand, News, Oral Health, Press Release Service, Rural Support Trust, Rural Women, surgical bus  /  Comments Off on Mental health of rural NZ at tipping point

MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Hamilton  – The health of New Zealand’s rural communities is at an all-time low, a leading mobile health expert says. Mark Eager, chief executive of Mobile Health and the national mobile surgical bus, says rural people find it hard to access health professionals. They often receive treatment much later than […]

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NZ a nation of sports watchers on the couch

Published By   /  June 11, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, activity, alzheimers, Business, couch, ExerciseNZ, kiwis, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, Press Release Service, Richard Beddie  /  Comments Off on NZ a nation of sports watchers on the couch

MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Christchurch – New Zealand guys need to get out and start exercising more or the severe preventable death rate will continue to soar, a leading national exercise expert says. Richard Beddie, chief executive of Exercise New Zealand, says while the Kiwis just love sport, they are, on the whole, a nation […]

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