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Weekly Overview 30 March 2017

Published By   /  March 30, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Banking and Finance, BNZ Economist Tony Alexander, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Weekly Overview 30 March 2017

MIL OSI – Source: BNZ Economist Tony Alexander – Analysis: Headline: Weekly Overview 30 March 2017 Thursday March 30th 2017 This week’s Overview is a bit of a mish mash with commentary on household debt, cows, and US fiscal policy. If you’ve got something better to do go do it as there isn’t much new […]

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Students urged to combat cybercrime

Published By   /  March 30, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, CROW, cyber security, cybercrime, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, Press Release Service, University of Waikato  /  Comments Off on Students urged to combat cybercrime

MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Hamilton – The career options for students who want to combat cybercrime are expanding so rapidly into fields like law, research, teaching and insurance that a leading Hamilton based cyber security research centre is urging secondary school students to get serious about tapping into this exciting job market. Globally, unfilled […]

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Cool app developer among the top 100 CIOs

Published By   /  March 30, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, app developer, Assura, Business, Christchurch Att Elayyan, LWA Solutions, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, Press Release Service, Silver Fern Farms, top 100 CIOs  /  Comments Off on Cool app developer among the top 100 CIOs

MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Christchurch -A small but innovative app developer is today rubbing shoulders with the cream of New Zealand’s top chief information officers (CIO) by being named among the top 100 CIOs in the country. The annual announcement recognise New Zealand’s 100 most innovative and effective chief information officers, who are influencing […]

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Cleverness comes at a cost: the plight of the brainy bumble bee

Published By   /  March 30, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Plant and Food New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Cleverness comes at a cost: the plight of the brainy bumble bee

MIL OSI – Source: Plant and Food New Zealand – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Cleverness comes at a cost: the plight of the brainy bumble bee 30 March 2017 Being smart does not necessarily mean you are bringing home the most bacon, if you are a bumble bee at least. Scientists at Plant & Food Research, […]

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Scheduled outage for end of daylight saving – Sunday 2 April 2017

Published By   /  March 30, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Companies Office, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Scheduled outage for end of daylight saving – Sunday 2 April 2017

MIL OSI – Source: Companies Office – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Scheduled outage for end of daylight saving – Sunday 2 April 2017 Due to the daylight saving time change all transactional services for the New Zealand Companies Office’s systems will be unavailable from 1:55am NZDT Sunday 2 April 2017 for one hour and 10 minutes. […]

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UK visit opens doors to global fintech trade

Published By   /  March 28, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, British, Business, fintech, FinTechNZ, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, Mitchell Pham, New Zealand, News, NZTech, Press Release, Press Release Service, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on UK visit opens doors to global fintech trade

MIL OSI – Auckland – The new national umbrella organisation FinTechNZ has opened the global doors for hundreds of Kiwi businesses seeking to trade with United Kingdom companies. FinTechNZ lead Mitchell Pham says a visit to Auckland by a UK fintech delegation has paved the way for increases in financial innovation and technology development business between […]

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Small Fee Increase

Published By   /  March 24, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Employment Issues, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Unions  /  Comments Off on Small Fee Increase

MIL OSI – Source: CTU Affiliated Unions – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Small Fee Increase This year there will be a small increase in your membership fee from 1 April 2017. This is our first fee increase since 2015. ISEA policy is that from 2017 fees will increase each April by the CPI (inflation) rate for […]

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Trade Agenda report heartening, tech leader says

Published By   /  March 24, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, chief executive, exports tech sector, Government, Graeme Muller, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand trade, News, NZTech, Press Release Service  /  Comments Off on Trade Agenda report heartening, tech leader says

MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Auckland – The government’s future trade agenda is heartening and provides exciting export growth, a New Zealand tech sector leader says. NZTech chief executive Graeme Muller says the tech sector is a proponent of free trade and to sustain New Zealand’s prosperity the country must continue to grow its exports. […]

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Introducing Pure Start Organics

Published By   /  March 23, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Press Release Service  /  Comments Off on Introducing Pure Start Organics

MIL OSI – Source: Press Release Service – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Introducing Pure Start Organics (PR.co.nz) Pure Start Organics (www.purestartorganics.co.nz) are a 100% owned and operated New Zealand family business. Founded by Ina Babic (Former Miss New Zealand International) after the birth of her first child “Luka constantly suffered from eczema so i decided to […]

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NZTech backs cyber security stance

Published By   /  March 23, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, cyber security, Government strategy, Graeme Muller, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, NZTech, Press Release Service  /  Comments Off on NZTech backs cyber security stance

MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Auckland – NZTech today backed the Government’s continued focus on the New Zealand cyber security strategy and action plan as rogue cyber attacks continue to plague nations and businesses worldwide. New Zealand is not exempt to major security risks which could impinge on the economy and livelihood as a nation, […]

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Exercise, the golden ticket for elderly independence

Published By   /  March 23, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, ageing, All Active, arthritis, Business, elderly, elderly independence, exercise, ExerciseNZ, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, pain, Press Release Service, Rachel Marks, Richard Beddie  /  Comments Off on Exercise, the golden ticket for elderly independence

MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Wellington – The golden years can be the most enjoyable years of people’s lives and New Zealand exercise experts say regular exercise is a golden ticket for those who strive for elderly independence. More than 300,000 Kiwis are aged 75 years plus and figures from the 2013 census showed 31 […]

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Research underway on the impact of IoT

Published By   /  March 19, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Graeme Muller, IoT, Make Lemonade Media, Make Lemonade NZ, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, NZTech, Press Release, Press Release Service  /  Comments Off on Research underway on the impact of IoT

MIL OSI – Auckland – The Internet of Things (IoT) will soon become critical to helping New Zealand raise its productivity and prosperity, NZTech chief executive Graeme Muller says. Much of the current hype around IoT has been derived from consumer IoT such as fitness trackers and intelligent fridges. The real value to be had […]

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Rural health a key election issue

Published By   /  March 19, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, election, Make Lemonade Media, Make Lemonade NZ, Michelle Thompson, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, Press Release, Press Release Service, RHAANZ, rural health  /  Comments Off on Rural health a key election issue

MIL OSI – Waipukurau – New Zealand is potentially at risk of damaging its economy, unless the government does not act on improving rural health services, a national rural leader says. Michelle Thompson, chief executive of the Rural Health Alliance Aotearoa New Zealand (RHAANZ), says rural New Zealanders do not receive equitable health services. She says […]

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Aucklands new Group Dating Phenomenon

Published By   /  March 19, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release, Press Release Service  /  Comments Off on Aucklands new Group Dating Phenomenon

MIL OSI – Source: Press Release Service – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Aucklands new Group Dating Phenomenon (PR.co.nz) Date With Eight is a brand new social networking company that provides opportunities for singles in Auckland to attend group dates in relaxed, social settings. They organise group dating opportunities in Auckland and are designed to provide a […]

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ADIDAS BY STELLA MCCARTNEY COMBINES DESIGN WITH PURPOSE FOR LAUNCH OF PARLEY ULTRABOOST X

Published By   /  March 17, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Adidas, Business, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on ADIDAS BY STELLA MCCARTNEY COMBINES DESIGN WITH PURPOSE FOR LAUNCH OF PARLEY ULTRABOOST X

MIL OSI – Source: Adidas – Press Release/Statement: Headline: ADIDAS BY STELLA MCCARTNEY COMBINES DESIGN WITH PURPOSE FOR LAUNCH OF PARLEY ULTRABOOST X ADIDAS BY STELLA MCCARTNEY COMBINES DESIGN WITH PURPOSE FOR LAUNCH OF PARLEY ULTRABOOST X – Eco-innovation, high performance & luxury aesthetic meet in shoe designed to make a difference – – Created […]

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NZ needs to clean up its environmental act

Published By   /  March 16, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Craig Kirk, Delta Insurance, Environment, environmental risk, Insurance, liability, Make Lemonade Media, Make Lemonade NZ, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, pollution, Press Release, Press Release Service, risk, rma  /  Comments Off on NZ needs to clean up its environmental act

MIL OSI – Auckland – The increase in environmental pollution and contamination incidents in New Zealand means businesses are increasingly vulnerable to the potentially high financial cost of such events, a leading insurance expert says. Delta Insurance general manager Craig Kirk says various combinations of traditional liability policies, albeit each coming with their own exclusions, […]

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Weekly Overview 9 March 2017

Published By   /  March 9, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Banking and Finance, BNZ Economist Tony Alexander, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Weekly Overview 9 March 2017

MIL OSI – Source: BNZ Economist Tony Alexander – Analysis: Headline: Weekly Overview 9 March 2017 Thursday March 9th 2017 Many thanks for the messages of support received this past week. But not everyone got the main points of last week’s Overview so we go over them again. In summary….-It has become harder to buy […]

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New report reveals untapped export opportunity

Published By   /  March 9, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, AgResearch, Alexandra Allan, avocado, Bioprocessing Alliance, Business, by-products, Callaghan Innovation, export, Food, Food South, FoodWaikato, grapes, Hawke's Bay, kiwifruit, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, non-dairy, NZ Food Innovation Network, NZFIN, Plant & Food, Press Release, Press Release Service, The FoodBowl, The FoodPilot  /  Comments Off on New report reveals untapped export opportunity

MIL OSI – Auckland – Leading national food and beverage innovators say non-dairy powdered food products are in high demand world-wide and New Zealand needs to act quickly to take advantage of an untapped export growth opportunity.  The New Zealand Food Innovation Network report released this week explores food products in the non-dairy sector, the consumer […]

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Leaders Review Returns in 2017 With Focus Point Series

Published By   /  March 8, 2017  /  24/7 News, Auckland, Business, community, Leaders Review, leadership, Media, Press Release, Press Release Service New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Leaders Review Returns in 2017 With Focus Point Series

MIL OSI – Source: Press Release Service – New Zealand – PR.co.nz – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Leaders Review Returns in 2017 With Focus Point Series (PR.co.nz) Originally airing in 2010 and running for four years, Leaders Review’s core messages were designed as a collective response to post-GFC thinking, says long-time executive producer, Peter Anich. “Effectively […]

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Equality attracts top tech talent

Published By   /  March 8, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, ecommerce, equality, eStar, Futureintech, ITP TechHub, Kevin Rowland, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, Press Release, Press Release Service, Shadow Tech Day, talent  /  Comments Off on Equality attracts top tech talent

MIL OSI – Christchurch – Leading Australasian eCommerce provider eStar says businesses that practise diversity and equality have a huge competitive edge when it comes to employing top talent and maintaining a productive and engaged workforce. As New Zealand’s fastest growing sector and third largest exporter, tech employs five percent of the workforce and has […]

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