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Potential to NZ fintech exports huge

By   /  July 19, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Auckland, blockchain, Business, fintech, James Brown, Lord Mayor of London, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, Press Release Service, TinftechNZ  /  Comments Off on Potential to NZ fintech exports huge

Auckland – The potential for New Zealand tech exports will be huge when direct free trade post-Brexit opens with the United Kingdom, a leading fintech expert says. James Brown, general manager of FintechNZ says it’s so encouraging to see the government working proactively to set up free trade with the UK post-Brexit. “The UK is […]

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Studio Ghibli’s inspiring coming of age story

By   /  July 19, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Auckland, Education, feature, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, Music and campus life, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Studio Ghibli’s inspiring coming of age story

Source: Massey University © 2011 Chizuru Takahashi – Tetsuro Sayama – Studio Ghibli -NDHDMT From the legendary and highly celebrated Studio Ghibli (Spirited Away, Howl’s Moving Castle, Princess Mononoke) comes From Up on Poppy Hill, a uniquely inspired and highly anticipated coming-of-age story. Set in 1963 Yokohama, Japan, the film tells the story of Umi […]

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Volunteer for 2018 Diwali Festival

By   /  July 18, 2018  /  24/7 News, ATEED, Auckland, Auckland City, Auckland Council, Auckland Tourism, Auckland Tourism Events Economic Development, Events Economic Development, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Volunteer for 2018 Diwali Festival

Source: Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) Auckland Diwali Festival organisers are looking for keen volunteers to help at this year’s event, on Saturday, 20 and Sunday, 21 October.   Volunteers are an important part of events delivered by Auckland Tourism, Events and Economic Development (ATEED), which produces Auckland’s major cultural festivals on behalf […]

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Dr O’Sullivan visits appalling homes of sick Kiwi kids

By   /  July 16, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Auckland, Business, David Clark, Dr Lance O'Sullivan, Government, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, Minister of Health, Minister of Housing, New Zealand, News, Northland, Phil Twyford, Press Release Service  /  Comments Off on Dr O’Sullivan visits appalling homes of sick Kiwi kids

Auckland – Leading New Zealand doctor and health system disruptor Dr Lance O’Sullivan says rental properties owned by the government are in appalling third world conditions which is directly burdening the nation’s health system. Dr O’Sullivan recently moved from Northland to Auckland and he says he thought he knew what poverty was. “On my second day […]

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Supercars return to Auckland

By   /  July 12, 2018  /  24/7 News, ATEED, Auckland, Auckland City, Auckland Council, Auckland Tourism, Auckland Tourism Events Economic Development, Events Economic Development, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Supercars return to Auckland

Source: Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) Supercars return to the spiritual home of motor sport in New Zealand, Pukekohe Park Raceway, in November this year after launching the event in Auckland today. All five New Zealand drivers in the Virgin Australia Supercars Championship – a record number of Kiwi drivers in the field […]

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NZ fin services need to be even more transparent

By   /  July 11, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Auckland, Banks, Business, FinTechNZ, James Brown, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, Press Release Service, Transparency International, UK  /  Comments Off on NZ fin services need to be even more transparent

Auckland – Now is the time for Kiwi financial services to be more transparent following banking issues in the United Kingdom and Australia, a leading New Zealand financial tech expert says. Normally bank employees must meet sales incentive targets on lending, deposit attraction, payment protection insurance, life insurance and Kiwi Saver funds to achieve a financial […]

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Poetry and mindfulness poised for book award

By   /  July 5, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Auckland, Book, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, Creativity, Education, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, teaching, Tertiary Education, Uni News  /  Comments Off on Poetry and mindfulness poised for book award

Source: Massey University Associate Professor Bryan Walpert, poet and author of a new book on the links between poetry and mindfulness In this respect, mindfulness – a Buddhism-inspired form of meditation that has soared in popularity in recent years – shares common ground with poetry, says Bryan Walpert, on the theme of his new book. […]

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Maths achievement for all – teachers do the numbers

By   /  July 2, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Auckland, College of Education, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, Conference/Seminar, Education, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, teaching, Tertiary Education, Uni News  /  Comments Off on Maths achievement for all – teachers do the numbers

Source: Massey University Teaching maths to culturally diverse classrooms is among topics under discussion at the MERGA conference As New Zealand and other countries grapple with a chronic shortage of maths teachers, and concerns at declining numeracy levels among some cohorts of learners, the conference is a chance for local teachers to hear fresh ideas […]

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Massive impact of IoT expected in NZ and globally

By   /  June 28, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Auckland, Business, IoT, Kriv Naicker, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, NZIoT Alliance, Press Release Service  /  Comments Off on Massive impact of IoT expected in NZ and globally

Auckland – The enormity and massive impact internet of things (IoT) will have around New Zealand globally has just been sheeted home in a new report which says spending will hit $US1.2 trillion by 2022. Analyst firm IDC has announced the findings its latest Worldwide Semiannual Internet of Things Spending Guide. The report says IoT spending […]

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Call for stalls at 2018 Auckland Diwali Festival

By   /  June 27, 2018  /  24/7 News, ATEED, Auckland, Auckland City, Auckland Council, Auckland Tourism, Auckland Tourism Events Economic Development, Events Economic Development, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Call for stalls at 2018 Auckland Diwali Festival

Source: Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) Do you make jalebi with the perfect combination of thin delicate shell and liquid inside? Hit the perfect balance of cardamom and rose water in your incomparable gulab jamun? Hold the secret to the best chaat recipes in Auckland? Applications are now open for stallholders for the […]

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How are security agencies keeping us safe?

By   /  June 25, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Auckland, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, Defence Studies, Education, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education, Uni News  /  Comments Off on How are security agencies keeping us safe?

Source: Massey University How concerned should we be about threats to our security – from terrorists to cyber hacking? What are the boundaries for our intelligence agencies when it comes to protecting the safety of citizens while respecting personal privacy?  Two Massey University experts will share their different perspectives on New Zealand’s security and intelligence […]

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Industry experts chosen to oversee Auckland’s targeted rate-funded activities

By   /  June 25, 2018  /  24/7 News, ATEED, Auckland, Auckland City, Auckland Council, Auckland Tourism, Auckland Tourism Events Economic Development, Events Economic Development, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Industry experts chosen to oversee Auckland’s targeted rate-funded activities

Source: Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) Three highly experienced commercial accommodation industry representatives have been appointed to help oversee Auckland’s visitor attraction and major events activities, which are now being half funded by the sector. The representatives will be part of a six-person sub-committee of Auckland Tourism, Events and Economic Development’s (ATEED) Board, […]

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Volunteers at the heart of protecting Devonport Peninsula

By   /  June 20, 2018  /  24/7 News, Auckland, Conservation, Department of Conservation, DOC volunteer, Environment, National Volunteer Week, New Zealand Government, Predator Free 2050, Predator Free New Zealand, predator-free, Public Sector, volunteering, Volunteers  /  Comments Off on Volunteers at the heart of protecting Devonport Peninsula

MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Release/Statement Headline: Volunteers at the heart of protecting Devonport Peninsula Volunteers are at the heart of the community effort to protect native birds on the Devonport peninsula. National Volunteer Advisor Chris Charles tells us about the great work volunteers in the community are undertaking to keep native […]

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Drama sheds spotlight on Japanese law and order

By   /  June 18, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Auckland, Education, feature, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Drama sheds spotlight on Japanese law and order

Source: Massey University © 2009 Fuji Television Network, Nihon Eiga Satellite Broadcasting Corporation, Toho A deep drama depicting the fears of a modern-day society, next month’s Japanese film at Massey University, portrays the distress of the family of a juvenile criminal and the conflicts of the detective ordered to protect them. A 15-year-old school girl […]

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Customers the winners as insurtech investment ramps up

By   /  June 18, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Auckland, Business, fintech, Fireform, insurtech, InsurtechNZ, Jason Roberts, Lemonade, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, November 29, Press Release Service  /  Comments Off on Customers the winners as insurtech investment ramps up

Auckland – The rapid rise of tech companies working in the insurance market and investment by traditional insurance firms into new advanced technologies is expected to lead to better deals for customers in coming years, InsurTechNZ chair Jason Roberts says. Customer expectations of instant digital transactions delivered seamlessly across digital channels are increasingly the norm and […]

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Takoketai/black petrel survival a story of hope

By   /  June 1, 2018  /  24/7 News, Auckland, birds, Black petrel, Conservation, Department of Conservation, Environment, Great Barrier Island, Islands, New Zealand Government, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Takoketai/black petrel survival a story of hope

MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Release/Statement Headline: Takoketai/black petrel survival a story of hope Two weeks in dense Great Barrier Island forest isn’t everyone’s thing, but for the nationally vulnerable seabird, the takoketai/black petrel, this is where they hang out to breed. This is also where Sir Peter Blake-DOC Ambassador James Ranstead […]

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E-CIGARETTES POSSIBLE SOLUTION FOR DAIRY ARMED ROBBERIES

By   /  April 18, 2018  /  24/7 News, Auckland, e-cigarettes, Lifestyle, Press Release, Press Release Service New Zealand  /  Comments Off on E-CIGARETTES POSSIBLE SOLUTION FOR DAIRY ARMED ROBBERIES

MIL OSI – Source: Press Release Service – Release/Statement Headline: E-CIGARETTES POSSIBLE SOLUTION FOR DAIRY ARMED ROBBERIES Dairy Owners have taken their safety into their own hands with the rising number of attacks on their stores, many fueled by a search for tobacco products. A possible solution could be a change to the rising cultural […]

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Auckland wins Ultimate Sports City third time running Auckland has been named ‘Best Medium City’ at the prestigious SportsBusiness Ultimate Sports City Awards for the third consecutive time. The awards, which happen every two years, were announced at the 2018 Sport Accord World Sport and Business Summit in Bangkok last night. Auckland’s accolade com… Published 17 APR 2018

By   /  April 17, 2018  /  24/7 News, ATEED, Auckland, Auckland City, Auckland Council, Auckland Tourism, Auckland Tourism Events Economic Development, Events Economic Development, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Auckland wins Ultimate Sports City third time running Auckland has been named ‘Best Medium City’ at the prestigious SportsBusiness Ultimate Sports City Awards for the third consecutive time. The awards, which happen every two years, were announced at the 2018 Sport Accord World Sport and Business Summit in Bangkok last night. Auckland’s accolade com… Published 17 APR 2018

Source: Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) Headline: Auckland wins Ultimate Sports City third time running Auckland has been named ‘Best Medium City’ at the prestigious SportsBusiness Ultimate Sports City Awards for the third consecutive time. The awards, which happen every two years, were announced at the 2018 Sport Accord World Sport and Business […]

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DIGMYIDEA Māori Innovation Challenge launches seeking out budding digital entrepreneurs The DIGMYIDEA Māori Innovation Challenge is now open, with the competition calling on budding Māori digital entrepreneurs to put their ideas forward.  DIGMYIDEA – now in its third year – aims to inspire more Māori to engage in the digital economy by helping emerging Māori innovators turn their crea… Published 17 APR 2018

By   /  April 17, 2018  /  24/7 News, ATEED, Auckland, Auckland City, Auckland Council, Auckland Tourism, Auckland Tourism Events Economic Development, Events Economic Development, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on DIGMYIDEA Māori Innovation Challenge launches seeking out budding digital entrepreneurs The DIGMYIDEA Māori Innovation Challenge is now open, with the competition calling on budding Māori digital entrepreneurs to put their ideas forward.  DIGMYIDEA – now in its third year – aims to inspire more Māori to engage in the digital economy by helping emerging Māori innovators turn their crea… Published 17 APR 2018

Source: Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) Headline: DIGMYIDEA Māori Innovation Challenge launches seeking out budding digital entrepreneurs The DIGMYIDEA Māori Innovation Challenge is now open, with the competition calling on budding Māori digital entrepreneurs to put their ideas forward.  DIGMYIDEA – now in its third year – aims to inspire more Māori to […]

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Auckland wins international AI conference The latest developments in the fascinating and fast-moving world of artificial intelligence will be revealed and discussed in Auckland in 2020, when the International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (AAMAS) comes to New Zealand for the first time in its nearly 20-year history…. Published 16 APR 2018

By   /  April 16, 2018  /  24/7 News, ATEED, Auckland, Auckland City, Auckland Council, Auckland Tourism, Auckland Tourism Events Economic Development, Events Economic Development, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Auckland wins international AI conference The latest developments in the fascinating and fast-moving world of artificial intelligence will be revealed and discussed in Auckland in 2020, when the International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (AAMAS) comes to New Zealand for the first time in its nearly 20-year history…. Published 16 APR 2018

Source: Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) Headline: Auckland wins international AI conference The latest developments in the fascinating and fast-moving world of artificial intelligence will be revealed and discussed in Auckland in 2020, when the International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (AAMAS) comes to New Zealand for the first time in […]

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