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Trending topics – Housing

By   /  August 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Economy, Public Sector, Statistics New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Trending topics – Housing

MIL OSI – Source: Statistics New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Trending topics – Housing Supply of new homes Is there currently a house ‘building boom’? In the year ended June 2017, 30,453 new homes were consented across New Zealand. This is near levels last seen in early 2005, but is still well below the all-time […]

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Updates to selected environmental accounts

By   /  August 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Economy, Public Sector, Statistics New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Updates to selected environmental accounts

MIL OSI – Source: Statistics New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Updates to selected environmental accounts Provisional estimates  Stats NZ have updated the data for the following environmental accounts: The accounts have been updated using previously employed methodologies. Data are released as provisional as additional work may be undertaken between August 2017 and March 2018. A […]

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Avocados could be good for guts: Plant & Food Research

By   /  August 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Conservation, Consumer Issues, Environment, Plant and Food New Zealand, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Avocados could be good for guts: Plant & Food Research

MIL OSI – Source: Plant and Food New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Avocados could be good for guts: Plant & Food Research 21 August 2017 New research shows avocados may be good for gut health, which would be another previously unknNew research shows avocados may be good for gut health, which would be another previously […]

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New Zealand Post trials electric vans

By   /  August 21, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Post, Press Release  /  Comments Off on New Zealand Post trials electric vans

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Post – Press Release/Statement: Headline: New Zealand Post trials electric vans With assistance from EECA’s Low Emission Vehicles Contestable Fund, New Zealand Post will purchase five electric vans to assess their suitability for use in the courier fleet. The new vehicles will allow courier drivers to see for themselves […]

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Gyms to shape up after Commission review into unfair contract terms

By   /  August 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Gyms to shape up after Commission review into unfair contract terms

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Gyms to shape up after Commission review into unfair contract terms Gyms to shape up after Commission review into unfair contract terms 21 August 2017 Gyms have agreed to amend their standard form contracts after a Commerce Commission review into unfair contract terms in the sector. […]

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Annual net gain in migrants reaches a record 72,400

By   /  August 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Economy, Public Sector, Statistics New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Annual net gain in migrants reaches a record 72,400

MIL OSI – Source: Statistics New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Annual net gain in migrants reaches a record 72,400 International Travel and Migration: July 2017  –  Media Release Annual net migration reached a record 72,400 in the July 2017 year, Stats NZ said today. Migrant arrivals numbered 132,100, a new annual record, and migrant departures […]

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JDRF and IBM Collaborate to Research Risk Factors for Type 1 Diabetes in Children

By   /  August 19, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Computers and Technology, IBM, ICT, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on JDRF and IBM Collaborate to Research Risk Factors for Type 1 Diabetes in Children

MIL OSI – Source: IBM – Press Release/Statement: Headline: JDRF and IBM Collaborate to Research Risk Factors for Type 1 Diabetes in Children NEW YORK – 18 Aug 2017: IBM (NYSE: IBM) and JDRF, the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, today announced a new collaboration to develop and apply machine learning […]

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Steve Harvey World Group Taps IBM Cloud to Transform Fan Experience

By   /  August 19, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Computers and Technology, IBM, ICT, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Steve Harvey World Group Taps IBM Cloud to Transform Fan Experience

MIL OSI – Source: IBM – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Steve Harvey World Group Taps IBM Cloud to Transform Fan Experience ARMONK, NY – 17 Aug 2017: IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced today that Steve Harvey World Group (SHWG), a media conglomerate led by entertainer, author, entrepreneur and humanitarian Steve Harvey, will launch a new digital experience, […]

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MIT Technology Review Honors Two IBM Researchers on Annual Innovators Under 35 List

By   /  August 19, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Computers and Technology, IBM, ICT, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on MIT Technology Review Honors Two IBM Researchers on Annual Innovators Under 35 List

MIL OSI – Source: IBM – Press Release/Statement: Headline: MIT Technology Review Honors Two IBM Researchers on Annual Innovators Under 35 List ARMONK – 16 Aug 2017: Two IBM (NYSE: IBM) researchers – Drs. Abdigani Diriye and Fabian Menges – have been recognized as honorees on the Innovators Under 35 list released today by MIT Technology […]

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The Weather Company, an IBM Business, to Integrate Global Flight Tracking Data from FlightAware

By   /  August 19, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Computers and Technology, IBM, ICT, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on The Weather Company, an IBM Business, to Integrate Global Flight Tracking Data from FlightAware

MIL OSI – Source: IBM – Press Release/Statement: Headline: The Weather Company, an IBM Business, to Integrate Global Flight Tracking Data from FlightAware ANDOVER, MA – 16 Aug 2017: The Weather Company, an IBM Business (NYSE: IBM) announced today that it is enhancing its global flight operations solution WSI Fusion, with live flight tracking data […]

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Chase the Total Solar Eclipse and Join Celestial Celebrations Across the Country with The Weather Channel and Twitter

By   /  August 19, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Computers and Technology, IBM, ICT, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Chase the Total Solar Eclipse and Join Celestial Celebrations Across the Country with The Weather Channel and Twitter

MIL OSI – Source: IBM – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Chase the Total Solar Eclipse and Join Celestial Celebrations Across the Country with The Weather Channel and Twitter New York, NY – 16 Aug 2017: Millions of consumers depend on The Weather Channel and weather.com for their daily forecasts, breaking weather news, and the latest in […]

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IBM to Deliver Personalized Fan Experience Through the IBM Cloud at Atlanta’s New Mercedes-Benz Stadium

By   /  August 19, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Computers and Technology, IBM, ICT, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on IBM to Deliver Personalized Fan Experience Through the IBM Cloud at Atlanta’s New Mercedes-Benz Stadium

MIL OSI – Source: IBM – Press Release/Statement: Headline: IBM to Deliver Personalized Fan Experience Through the IBM Cloud at Atlanta’s New Mercedes-Benz Stadium ARMONK, N.Y. & ATLANTA, GA – 15 Aug 2017: IBM (NYSE: IBM ) today announced that it will help deliver a tailored  fan experience through the IBM Cloud at Atlanta’s new […]

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Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials (APCO) International Taps IBM Watson Capabilities to Evaluate and Report on Emergency Calls

By   /  August 19, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Computers and Technology, IBM, ICT, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials (APCO) International Taps IBM Watson Capabilities to Evaluate and Report on Emergency Calls

MIL OSI – Source: IBM – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials (APCO) International Taps IBM Watson Capabilities to Evaluate and Report on Emergency Calls ARMONK, NEW YORK and ALEXANDRIA, VIRGINIA – 14 Aug 2017: The Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials (APCO) International and IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced today that APCO International’s new […]

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IBM Gets High Marks on CRN’s 2017 Annual Report Card for Analytics and Storage

By   /  August 19, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Computers and Technology, IBM, ICT, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on IBM Gets High Marks on CRN’s 2017 Annual Report Card for Analytics and Storage

MIL OSI – Source: IBM – Press Release/Statement: Headline: IBM Gets High Marks on CRN’s 2017 Annual Report Card for Analytics and Storage Armonk, NY – 14 Aug 2017: IBM (NYSE: IBM), announced today that it has been recognized as the winner in the Business Analytics category and the Enterprise Network Storage partnership sub-category in CRN’s […]

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State of Arizona Taps IBM Cloud to Strengthen Constituent Services

By   /  August 19, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Computers and Technology, IBM, ICT, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on State of Arizona Taps IBM Cloud to Strengthen Constituent Services

MIL OSI – Source: IBM – Press Release/Statement: Headline: State of Arizona Taps IBM Cloud to Strengthen Constituent Services ARMONK, NY – 10 Aug 2017: IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that the State of Arizona has turned to IBM Cloud to help manage its daily mainframe operational consumption. Cloud managed services on IBM Z will […]

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IBM Named a Leader in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Data Center Backup and Recovery Solutions

By   /  August 19, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Computers and Technology, IBM, ICT, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on IBM Named a Leader in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Data Center Backup and Recovery Solutions

MIL OSI – Source: IBM – Press Release/Statement: Headline: IBM Named a Leader in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Data Center Backup and Recovery Solutions ARMONK, NY – 10 Aug 2017: IBM (NYSE: IBM) has been recognized as a storage software Leader in the 2017 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Center Backup and Recovery Solutions1. In its Magic Quadrants’, Gartner analysts evaluate technology and solutions with […]

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Police, NZ Cricket win annual RiskNZ awards

By   /  August 18, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Grant Avery, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, Nigel Toms, NZ cricket, Police, Press Release Service, Risk NZ, RiskNZ awards  /  Comments Off on Police, NZ Cricket win annual RiskNZ awards

MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Wellington – New Zealand Police and New Zealand Cricket have been honoured at RiskNZ’s annual awards in Wellington last night for their exemplary efforts in managing and mitigating risk management. Grant Avery, a highly qualified risk advisor who is currently helping the Treasury, won the Risk Management Professional of the […]

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Have your say on Powerco’s proposal to spend $1.32 billion on its lines network

By   /  August 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Have your say on Powerco’s proposal to spend $1.32 billion on its lines network

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Have your say on Powerco’s proposal to spend $1.32 billion on its lines network Have your say on Powerco’s proposal to spend $1.32 billion on its lines network 18 August 2017 The Commerce Commission has today released its Issues Paper for electricity distributor Powerco Limited’s (Powerco) […]

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Meat and dairy drive producer prices

By   /  August 17, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Economy, Public Sector, Statistics New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Meat and dairy drive producer prices

MIL OSI – Source: Statistics New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Meat and dairy drive producer prices Business Price Indexes: June 2017 quarter  –  Media Release Higher prices for lamb, beef, and dairy products helped lift prices received by manufacturers, but they also paid more for raw products and power, Stats NZ said today. Overall, producer output […]

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Commission issues warnings to GSK and AFT over Voltaren, Panadol and Maxiclear

By   /  August 16, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Commission issues warnings to GSK and AFT over Voltaren, Panadol and Maxiclear

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Commission issues warnings to GSK and AFT over Voltaren, Panadol and Maxiclear Commission issues warnings to GSK and AFT over Voltaren, Panadol and Maxiclear 16 August 2017 The Commerce Commission has warned Glaxosmithkline Consumer Healthcare New Zealand Limited (GSK) and AFT Pharmaceuticals Limited (AFT) that the […]

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