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Interactive tool maps Auckland’s superdiversity

By   /  January 14, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Applied Learning, Auckland, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, DJF, Education, Explore - population-health-policy, International, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Research, Tertiary Education, Uni News  /  Comments Off on Interactive tool maps Auckland’s superdiversity

Source: Massey University A screenshot of the superdiversity map for Auckland, part of an international population data comparison website. A new interactive online tool that visually displays data about Auckland’s fast-growing and increasingly diverse migrant population will give government agencies, and groups such as employers and the media, a detailed understanding of super-diversity. Massey University […]

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Living the tourism dream sustainably

By   /  January 10, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Auckland, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, Conference/Seminar, DJF, Education, Enviromental issues, Explore - Environmental-occupational-health, Explore-Maori-business, FifthEstate1, International, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education, Uni News  /  Comments Off on Living the tourism dream sustainably

Source: Massey University Top tourism destination Queenstown has been under pressure with demands for affordable accommodation for tourism workers (image/Wikimedia Commons). Professor Regina Scheyvens, who heads the Development Studies programme at Massey, has initiated the world’s first Tourism and the Sustainable Development Goals conference 2019 (January 24-25). The conference will bring academics and tourism industry representatives together […]

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‘Go go’ for Power Rangers skills development collaboration in Auckland

By   /  January 8, 2019  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, ATEED, Auckland, Auckland City, Auckland Council, Auckland Tourism, Auckland Tourism Events Economic Development, DJF, Events Economic Development, KB, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand  /  Comments Off on ‘Go go’ for Power Rangers skills development collaboration in Auckland

Source: Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) A unique partnership between the producers of the long-running hit TV series Power Rangers and Auckland’s economic growth agency has created an exciting opportunity for talented students to learn first-hand what it takes to work in the region’s thriving screen industry. Power Rangers has been filmed in […]

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Multi-choice in data gathering needed for multiple ethnicity

By   /  January 7, 2019  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Auckland, College of Education, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, DJF, Education, Explore - Politics and society, Explore-Maori-humanities, Graduation, Graduation (Palmerston North), KB, Maori, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, pasifika, Research, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Multi-choice in data gathering needed for multiple ethnicity

Source: Massey University A quarter of young New Zealanders identify with multiple ethnic identities including Māori and Pasifika, but this is not captured in data collection, according to new research (image-Auckland Pasifika Festival/Wikimedia Commons). A quarter of young New Zealanders identify with more than one ethnic group, mostly as a mix of Pākehā, Māori and […]

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Auckland is the place to be this New Year’s Eve

By   /  December 17, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, ATEED, Auckland, Auckland City, Auckland Council, Auckland Tourism, Auckland Tourism Events Economic Development, DJF, Events Economic Development, KB, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Auckland is the place to be this New Year’s Eve

Source: Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) Auckland will be the first major city in the world to welcome in 2019, and is planning a visual and entertainment extravaganza to light up Auckland’s cityscape this New Year’s Eve. For the first time, Vector Lights on Auckland Harbour Bridge will join the celebrations with a […]

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Verifi ranked 154 in Deloitte Technology Fast 500

By   /  December 13, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, Auckland, DJF, Identity Solutions, KB, KB, Press Release, Press Release Service Auckland, Software, Technology, Verifi Identity Services  /  Comments Off on Verifi ranked 154 in Deloitte Technology Fast 500

Source: Press Release Service – Auckland (PR.co.nz) Auckland, New Zealand, 13 December 2018 – Verifi Identity Services today announced that it ranked Number 154 on the Deloitte Technology Fast 500™ Asia Pacific 2018, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology companies in Asia Pacific. Rankings are based on percentage revenue growth over three years. […]

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Greenkeepers taking a swing at pest control

By   /  December 10, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, Animal pests, Auckland, Conservation, Department of Conservation, DJF, Environment, KB, KB, New Zealand Government, partnership, Partnerships, Pest control, Public Sector, Training, trapping  /  Comments Off on Greenkeepers taking a swing at pest control

Source: Department of Conservation By Julie Kidd, Strategic Partnerships Advisor When Auckland’s Remuera Golf Course went for the international Golf Environmental Organisation (GEO) certification in 2015, course superintendent (head greenkeeper) Spencer Cooper immediately got on the line to the Department of Conservation in Auckland. Part of the accreditation required participation in a community driven conservation […]

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Auckland to host two more global tournaments

By   /  November 30, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, ATEED, Auckland, Auckland City, Auckland Council, Auckland Tourism, Auckland Tourism Events Economic Development, DJF, Events Economic Development, KB, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Auckland to host two more global tournaments

Source: Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) New Zealand has been awarded the hosting rights for the 2020 BWF World Junior Championships and 2025 BWF World Senior Championships, announced on 30 November in Kuala Lumpur by the Badminton World Federation.  The tournaments will be based in Auckland, and securing two global events which fall […]

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Make Up for Men Breaks Boundaries in New Zealand and Australia

By   /  November 30, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, Auckland, Beauty, DJF, KB, KB, Makeup, Press Release, Press Release Service New Zealand, Skin and Hair Care  /  Comments Off on Make Up for Men Breaks Boundaries in New Zealand and Australia

Source: Press Release Service – New Zealand (PR.co.nz) In a world where millions of men are trying every trick and treatment in the book to put their best face forward, there’s one beauty trend that looks certain to stick around – makeup for men. The men’s grooming market has come a long way in the […]

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Wellington’s Milner-Olsen named NZ’s best trainer

By   /  November 26, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Auckland, Business, Christchurch, DJF, ExerciseNZ awards, Jase Te Patu, KB, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, Ngarama Milner-Olsen, Press Release Service, Wellington  /  Comments Off on Wellington’s Milner-Olsen named NZ’s best trainer

Source: MakeLemonade.nz Auckland – Wellington’s Ngarama Milner-Olsen has been named New Zealand’s best personal trainer at the Exercise NZ awards in Auckland at the weekend. Judges said Milner-Olsen is incredibly professional, has outstanding communication and rapport with clients, is goal focused and confident. She has a strength and personal power that empowers her clients and she […]

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In search of church – future of religion in Godzone?

By   /  November 21, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Auckland, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, Conference/Seminar, DJF, Education, Explore - HUMANITIES, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, School of Humanities, Tertiary Education, Uni News  /  Comments Off on In search of church – future of religion in Godzone?

Source: Massey University Professor Peter Lineham will give the last of ten lectures this week in the Our Changing World series. In his upcoming lecture this Thursday – the final and tenth in this year’s Our Changing World series hosted by the College of Humanities and Social Sciences at Massey’s Auckland campus – he will […]

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NZ can lead the world in fintech, Xero’s Buisson says

By   /  November 21, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Auckland, Business, DJF, FinTechNZ, James Brown, KB, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, Nicole Buisson, Press Release Service, summit, Xero  /  Comments Off on NZ can lead the world in fintech, Xero’s Buisson says

Auckland – New Zealand can lead the world in financial technology, or fintech, which will totally transform the financial services industry economy, Xero small business director Nicole Buisson says. Buisson is a key speaker at a major fintech summit in Auckland on November 29 which will bring Kiwi fintech innovators together to strengthen the whole sector […]

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Lecturer named ‘best’ at Auckland campus

By   /  November 20, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Auckland, Awards and appointments, DJF, Education, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Lecturer named ‘best’ at Auckland campus

Source: Massey University Albany Students’ Association president Jason Woodroofe, Albany Students’ Association advocacy coordinator Penny Lyall, College of Sciences’ teaching and learning director Dr Liz Norman, 2018 Lecturer of the Year winner Dr Mikael Bulic, head of School of Engineering and Advanced Technology and Massey Institute of Food Science and Technology Professor Julian Heyes A senior lecturer from Massey University’s […]

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Exercise NZ awards to honour the best

By   /  November 19, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Auckland, Business, Christchurch, DJF, Exercise NZ awards, fitness, gym, healthier, KB, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, November 24, Press Release Service, Richard Beddie  /  Comments Off on Exercise NZ awards to honour the best

Source: MakeLemonade.nz Christchurch – The country’s fitness experts and exercise facilities who help half a million Kiwis get physically active and healthier will be vying for the Exercise NZ annual awards in Auckland on Saturday night. The exercise industry awards, now in their 14th year, are designed to recognise those doing amazing work to help […]

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ASR Drainage now offer 24/7 unblocking service

By   /  November 16, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7, 24/7 News, Auckland, Auckland and Northland, Business, Construction, Technology, Technology and innovation, WarkworthWeb  /  Comments Off on ASR Drainage now offer 24/7 unblocking service

Source: Warkworth Web ASR Drainage, a North Shore based team of drain layers are now offering a 24-hour emergency drain unblocking service throughout the Auckland area. With extensive development of land throughout the region, coupled with increasingly intense weather events, block drainage systems are becoming more common. With the potential to really wreak havoc on […]

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Auckland and Whangarei to host the 2021 Women’s Rugby World Cup

By   /  November 15, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, ATEED, Auckland, Auckland City, Auckland Council, Auckland Tourism, Auckland Tourism Events Economic Development, DJF, Events Economic Development, KB, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Auckland and Whangarei to host the 2021 Women’s Rugby World Cup

Source: Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) Auckland and Whangarei have been confirmed as hosts of the Women’s Rugby World Cup 2021 – the first time the tournament will be held in the Southern Hemisphere. The World Rugby Executive Council announced the winning bid overnight in Dublin with New Zealand coming out top ahead […]

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Thousands gather in Auckland to mark the 100th Anniversary of Armistice Day

By   /  November 12, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, ATEED, Auckland, Auckland City, Auckland Council, Auckland Tourism, Auckland Tourism Events Economic Development, DJF, Events Economic Development, KB, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Thousands gather in Auckland to mark the 100th Anniversary of Armistice Day

Source: Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) Thousands turned out in Auckland, New Zealand, today to mark the 100th anniversary of the Armistice that ended fighting on the Western Front during World War One.   New Zealand is the first country in the world to begin the commemorations for the centenary of Armistice Day, […]

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NZ’s longest serving major gym celebrates 50 years

By   /  November 5, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, 50 years, AM-NC, Auckland, Business, DJF, exercise, ExercisNZ, gym, KB, Les Mills, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, Press Release Service, Richard Beddie  /  Comments Off on NZ’s longest serving major gym celebrates 50 years

Auckland – Les Mills, New Zealand’s longest serving major gym, is celebrating 50 years in business. Les Mills was founded in 1968 by Olympian and Commonwealth Games gold medallist Les Mills and his wife Colleen. Today the exercise company has 12 national gyms and is still growing, aiming to have 75,000 members throughout New Zealand within […]

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Global Finance Just Became More Local

By   /  November 2, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, Auckland, DJF, Finance, KB, KB, Mortgages, Press Release, Press Release Service New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Global Finance Just Became More Local

Source: Press Release Service – New Zealand (PR.co.nz) Global Finance announces the launch of two new branches this month as the business responds to a solid increase in growth over the last 5 years. The branches are in Henderson and Manukau and reflect Global’s strong connection to the communities it serves and the desire to […]

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Ivory Coast Picture Framing Offer Custom Service

By   /  November 1, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, Arts & Sports, Auckland, Crafts, DJF, KB, KB, Press Release, Press Release Service Auckland  /  Comments Off on Ivory Coast Picture Framing Offer Custom Service

Source: Press Release Service – Auckland (PR.co.nz) With their studio in Ranui, Ivory Coast Picture framing is offering hand-crafted, custom picture frames which add an extra touch to artwork or photography. Founded by Peter Dixon, Ivory Coast Picture Framing in West Auckland has produced frames for some of New Zealand’s top artists. Whether it be […]

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