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Halving the University of Otago’s greenhouse gas emissions

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University of Otago  /  Comments Off on Halving the University of Otago’s greenhouse gas emissions

MIL OSI – Source: University of Otago Headline: Halving the University of Otago’s greenhouse gas emissions Wednesday, 18 October 2017 3:32pmThe University of Otago is living its commitment to being a good global citizen by sparking a change that will halve the greenhouse gas emissions created by its energy use, while simultaneously reducing its total […]

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Otago Humanities thinkers bring ideas into the mix at Queenstown’s Jazzfest

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Tertiary Education, University of Otago  /  Comments Off on Otago Humanities thinkers bring ideas into the mix at Queenstown’s Jazzfest

MIL OSI – Source: University of Otago Headline: Otago Humanities thinkers bring ideas into the mix at Queenstown’s Jazzfest Wednesday, 18 October 2017 3:21pm‘MindJam’, a new exciting collaboration between the University of Otago Division of Humanities and Queenstown’s Catalyst Trust will form part of this weekend’s 40th Queenstown JazzFest, giving the chance for festival-goers to […]

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Atradius says late payments from B2B customers cause suppliers to protect cash flow

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Media Outreach, MIL OSI, Pacific,  /  Comments Off on Atradius says late payments from B2B customers cause suppliers to protect cash flow

Source: Media Outreach Headline: Atradius says late payments from B2B customers cause suppliers to protect cash flow HONG KONG, CHINA – Media OutReach – 18 October 2017 – Nine out of ten suppliers surveyed in Asia Pacific experienced latepayment of invoices from their B2B customers over the past year. To protect theirbusinesses from late payments, 33.3% […]

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New Zealand Investments: NEW ZEALAND SUPER FUND PERFORMANCE REPORT FOR SEPTEMBER 2017

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on New Zealand Investments: NEW ZEALAND SUPER FUND PERFORMANCE REPORT FOR SEPTEMBER 2017

MIL OSI – NEW ZEALAND SUPER FUND PERFORMANCE REPORT FOR SEPTEMBER 2017 The New Zealand Superannuation Fund has released its performance and portfolio report for September 2017. Key points: Fund size as at 30 September 2017: $36.35 billionSeptember return: 1.66%Last twelve months: 19.20%Reference Portfolio return over the last twelve months: 15.33%Return since inception: 10.35% Full […]

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Shailendra Singh: How journalists can walk the Pacific climate change talk

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on Shailendra Singh: How journalists can walk the Pacific climate change talk

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz OPINION: By Dr Shailendra Singh Climate change seems to be getting increasingly more news coverage recently, which is a positive outcome—on at least some levels. But how engaging is the material? A core challenge with climate-change reporting is not only generating sufficient public interest, but sustaining it. This […]

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Colab partnership to translate research innovation into reality

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, Auckland University of Technology (AUT), Education  /  Comments Off on Colab partnership to translate research innovation into reality

MIL OSI – Source: Auckland University of Technology – Release/Statement Headline: Colab partnership to translate research innovation into reality 18 Oct, 2017 The new sponsorship agreement with S23M will result in a wealth of new opportunities for students and staff Colab, the collaboratory for AUT’s Faculty of Design and Creative Technologies, has signed an exclusive […]

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New Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, Environment, Ministry for the Environment, New Zealand Government, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on New Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry for the Environment – Release/Statement Headline: New Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment Congratulations to NZ’s new Parliamentary Commissioner  for  the Environment, Simon Upton  sworn in by theGovernor-General yesterday.  Mr Upton brings with him a wealth of experience in high-level environmental roles. He is a former Environment Minister and spent seven years as Environment […]

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RLAA consenting changes now in force

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, Environment, Ministry for the Environment, New Zealand Government, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on RLAA consenting changes now in force

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry for the Environment – Release/Statement Headline: RLAA consenting changes now in force The changes to consenting processes under the RMA – brought about by the Resource Legislation Amendment Act 2017 – have come into force today, along with a new requirement for planning and some changes to the Conservation Act. […]

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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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Plan ahead and relieve some stress while travelling this Labour weekend

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport, Waikato and Bay of Plenty  /  Comments Off on Plan ahead and relieve some stress while travelling this Labour weekend

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Plan ahead and relieve some stress while travelling this Labour weekend The NZ Transport Agency is encouraging everyone to plan ahead and check the Labour Weekend hotspots before heading away. The Hotspots (external link) maps collate information from previous Labour Weekend journeys on the […]

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Name Release – Whatuwhiwhi beach incident – rnzngin Fifth Estate

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Justice, Law and Enforcement, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Police, Press Release, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on Name Release – Whatuwhiwhi beach incident – rnzngin Fifth Estate

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Police – Release/Statement Headline: Name Release – Whatuwhiwhi beach incident – rnzngin Fifth Estate Source: New Zealand Police – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Name Release – Whatuwhiwhi beach incident Wednesday, 18 October 2017 – 12:11pm Please attribute to Constable David Reynolds, Northland Police. Police are now in a position to […]

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Serious crash in Papakura – rnzngin Fifth Estate

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Justice, Law and Enforcement, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Police, Press Release, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on Serious crash in Papakura – rnzngin Fifth Estate

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Police – Release/Statement Headline: Serious crash in Papakura – rnzngin Fifth Estate Source: New Zealand Police – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Serious crash in Papakura Wednesday, 18 October 2017 – 12:11pm Please attribute to Senior Sergeant Amber Stobie, Counties Manukau Police: Police are currently at the scene of a serious […]

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Dive Squad resumes search for missing boatie in Haast – rnzngin Fifth Estate

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Justice, Law and Enforcement, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Police, Press Release, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on Dive Squad resumes search for missing boatie in Haast – rnzngin Fifth Estate

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Police – Release/Statement Headline: Dive Squad resumes search for missing boatie in Haast – rnzngin Fifth Estate Source: New Zealand Police – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Dive Squad resumes search for missing boatie in Haast Wednesday, 18 October 2017 – 12:04pm Please attribute to Sergeant Matt Tailby, Greymouth Police This […]

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Police release results from the latest Citizens’ Satisfaction Survey – rnzngin Fifth Estate

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Justice, Law and Enforcement, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Police, Press Release, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on Police release results from the latest Citizens’ Satisfaction Survey – rnzngin Fifth Estate

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Police – Release/Statement Headline: Police release results from the latest Citizens’ Satisfaction Survey – rnzngin Fifth Estate Source: New Zealand Police – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Police release results from the latest Citizens’ Satisfaction Survey Wednesday, 18 October 2017 – 11:21am The results from the latest Citizens’ Satisfaction Survey are […]

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An honorary doctorate for a fine artist

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Tertiary Education, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on An honorary doctorate for a fine artist

MIL OSI – Source: University of Waikato – Release/Statement Headline: An honorary doctorate for a fine artist One of New Zealand’s most successful artists, Max Gimblett, is being awarded an honorary doctorate from the University of Waikato. New York-based Mr Gimblett, 82, has forged a record of artistic achievement unmatched by any other New Zealand […]

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Dramatic sea ice decline limits NIWA’s Antarctic research

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, Environment, National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research, Natural Events, NIWA, Press Release, Science  /  Comments Off on Dramatic sea ice decline limits NIWA’s Antarctic research

MIL OSI – Source: NIWA – National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research – Release/Statement Headline: Dramatic sea ice decline limits NIWA’s Antarctic research A dramatic change in sea ice this year is likely to hamper a NIWA-led research project aiming to better understand how ice shelves will melt as the ocean warms. NIWA marine […]

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Mental health nursing is specialist work > New Zealand Nurses Organisation > Media Releases

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, Health, NZNO, Unions  /  Comments Off on Mental health nursing is specialist work > New Zealand Nurses Organisation > Media Releases

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Nurses Organisation – Release/Statement Headline: Mental health nursing is specialist work > New Zealand Nurses Organisation > Media Releases Media Release                                                          17 October 2017 Mental health nursing is specialist work NZNO is alarmed to hear Capital and Coast District Health Board (CCDHB) are considering whether the shortage of […]

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Taking probiotics may reduce postnatal depression

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, Public Sector, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Taking probiotics may reduce postnatal depression

MIL OSI – Source: University Of Auckland – Release/Statement Headline: Taking probiotics may reduce postnatal depression Researchers from the University of Auckland and Otago have found evidence that a probiotic given in pregnancy can help prevent or treat symptoms of postnatal depression and anxiety. The Probiotics in Pregnancy Study is a two-centre study (Wellington and […]

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Endangered saddleback find new home in Fiordland

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, aug17, Conservation, Department of Conservation, Environment, New Zealand Government, predatorfree2050story2017, Public Sector, saddlebackstory2017  /  Comments Off on Endangered saddleback find new home in Fiordland

MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Release/Statement Headline: Endangered saddleback find new home in Fiordland The translocation project, led by the Fiordland Conservation Trust, was undertaken in partnership with private donors, Te Rūnaka o Ōraka Aparima, Te Kaitiaki Roopü o Murihuku and DOC. Over the last two weeks, 138 tīeke were relocated to […]

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Show your Manawatu backyard some love this Conservation Week!

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, Conservation, Department of Conservation, Environment, New Zealand Government, oct17, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Show your Manawatu backyard some love this Conservation Week!

MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Release/Statement Headline: Show your Manawatu backyard some love this Conservation Week! Conservation Week runs from 14-22 October and the DOC is trying to get people to convert their love of nature into action.  “We know that the vast majority of New Zealanders (85%*) rate conservation as important […]

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