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Embracing higher density housing is a positive sign that Auckland is growing up

By   /  July 20, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Housing, Housing New Zealand Corporation, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service  /  Comments Off on Embracing higher density housing is a positive sign that Auckland is growing up

Source: Housing New Zealand Corporation Increasing the density of our existing neighbourhoods is key to solving Auckland’s housing challenge. But where do we find enough spare land to make an impact? Increasing the density of our existing neighbourhoods is key to solving Auckland’s housing challenge. But where do we find enough spare land to make […]

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Are you following a particular way of ‘eating healthily’?

By   /  July 20, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Are you following a particular way of ‘eating healthily’?

Source: University Of Auckland Following a particular diet for health or other reasons is nothing new, but the contemporary context has seen many different ‘healthy-eating’ regimes, such as Paleo, sugar-free or raw foods, become popular. University of Auckland researchers are seeking people who follow particular ‘healthy eating’ guidelines to participate in a new study. The […]

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Are you following a particular way of ‘eating healthily’?

By   /  July 20, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Are you following a particular way of ‘eating healthily’?

Source: University Of Auckland Following a particular diet for health or other reasons is nothing new, but the contemporary context has seen many different ‘healthy-eating’ regimes, such as Paleo, sugar-free or raw foods, become popular. University of Auckland researchers are seeking people who follow particular ‘healthy eating’ guidelines to participate in a new study. The […]

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Growing kidney tissue simpler and faster will help fight disease

By   /  July 20, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Education, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education, University Of Auckland  /  Comments Off on Growing kidney tissue simpler and faster will help fight disease

Source: University Of Auckland New treatments for kidney diseases and inherited kidney disorders could result from new research that is revolutionising the way human kidney tissue is grown from stem cells. Growing tissue using ‘induced pluripotent stem cells’ (iPSCs) is work led by Associate Professor Alan Davidson (Head of the Department of Molecular Medicine and Pathology) in […]

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Thursday evening incident in Invercargill

By   /  July 20, 2018  /  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 Thursday evening incident in Invercargill

Source: New Zealand Police Source: New Zealand Police Attribute to Acting Inspector Peter Graham: Police would like to reassure the public after an incident in Invercargill late last night. Around 10:10pm on Thursday 19 July, Police received a number of calls from the public reporting multiple gunshots heard in the McQuarrie Street area. Cordons were […]

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#BringOutTheBest in cinemas

By   /  July 20, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Post Primary Teachers Association, PPTA, Unions  /  Comments Off on #BringOutTheBest in cinemas

By MIL OSI Publisher  /  July 20, 2018  /  Comments Off on #BringOutTheBest in cinemas Source: Post Primary Teachers Association (PPTA) PPTA National Office, Level 5, 60 Willis Street, Wellington, New Zealand All text on this website is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International Licence. To view a copy of this licence, visit http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/. […]

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Investing in Otago and the West Coast

By   /  July 20, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Labour Party, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Labour Party, Politics  /  Comments Off on Investing in Otago and the West Coast

Source: New Zealand Labour Party The Provincial Growth Fund continues to provide much-needed investment in our regions – this time with a focus on the South Island. We’ve announced two major investments from the Provincial Growth Fund (PGF) for Otago and the West Coast. Both of these regions will benefit hugely from projects that will […]

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West Coast: PGF kickstart for ports, rail, town 20 July 2018 Today, Government announced additional Provincial Growth Fund (PGF) investment in the West Coast to support four feasibility studies which have the potential to generate significant benefits for the West Coast economy.

By   /  July 20, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, New Zealand Government Public Service  /  Comments Off on West Coast: PGF kickstart for ports, rail, town 20 July 2018 Today, Government announced additional Provincial Growth Fund (PGF) investment in the West Coast to support four feasibility studies which have the potential to generate significant benefits for the West Coast economy.

Source: Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE (2) On: 20 July 2018 Today, Government announced additional Provincial Growth Fund (PGF) investment in the West Coast to support four feasibility studies which have the potential to generate significant benefits for the West Coast economy. These proposals would boost tourism, increase transport resilience and generate employment […]

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We’re holding a drop-in session about the EEZ

By   /  July 20, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Environment, Environmental Protection Authority, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service  /  Comments Off on We’re holding a drop-in session about the EEZ

Source: Environmental Protection Authority 19 July 2018 We’re coming to Auckland to connect with locals about the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) and Continental Shelf, which are New Zealand’s offshore waters. New Zealand has one of the largest Exclusive Economic Zones in the world, 20 times the size of our land mass, and begins 22 kilometres […]

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Avnet Online Communities Reach One Million Members

By   /  July 20, 2018  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Media Outreach, MIL OSI, Pacific,  /  Comments Off on Avnet Online Communities Reach One Million Members

Source: Media Outreach element14 and Hackster.io comprise world’s largest community to support creators, professional engineers and entrepreneurs in technology product development PHOENIX – Media OutReach – 20 JULY 2018 – One million members have joined Avnet’s online communities, element14.com and Hackster.io, creating the world’s largest collaborative networks of engineers, entrepreneurs and developers who learn from each other’s […]

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On Hand to Create Your Heart’s Desire

By   /  July 20, 2018  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Media Outreach, MIL OSI, Pacific,  /  Comments Off on On Hand to Create Your Heart’s Desire

Source: Media Outreach Embark on a journey with Hilton Malaysia KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA – Media OutReach – 20 July 2018 – A wedding is a once-in-a-lifetime occasion, the biggest celebration of your lives. It captures the big and small moments of a love story, and its narrative sets the stage for the idea, theme, and the feel of the […]

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Government must deliver for the West Coast

By   /  July 20, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, National Party, New Zealand, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Government must deliver for the West Coast

Source: National Party National’s West Coast based List MP Maureen Pugh says it is time for the Government to step up and deliver on the work signed off in the West Coast Economic Development Action Plan last year. “The West Coast welcomes the sentiments of Regional Economic Development Minister Shane Jones which acknowledges how vital […]

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A business mind made in New Zealand

By   /  July 20, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, College of Business, Education, International, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on A business mind made in New Zealand

Source: Massey University Envision Capital founder Kevin Wang Gang has an MBA from Massey University. Kevin Wang Gang says his New Zealand education helped him to become one of China’s most successful venture capitalists. “Studying entrepreneurship in New Zealand built my business mind,” he says. “It shaped my way of thinking and gave me a […]

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LGNZ corrects position on waste levy

By   /  July 20, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Lobby Groups, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Associations and Organisaitons, Taxpayers Union  /  Comments Off on LGNZ corrects position on waste levy

Source: Taxpayers Union 20 JULY 2018FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Local Government New Zealand have visited the offices of the Taxpayers’ Union and advised that, while they support raising the waste levy, they don’t have a specific target in mind. This corrects a report from Radio New Zealand (cited by the Taxpayers’ Union), which stated that LGNZ are lobbying […]

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Cuba

By   /  July 20, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, Human Rights, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Government Public Service, New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Pacific Region, Safe Travel, Security, Tourism, Transport, Travel  /  Comments Off on Cuba

Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade – Safe Travel Reviewed: 20 July 2018, 13:55 NZST Still current at: 20 July 2018 Related news features There are no significant security risks associated with travel to Cuba but normal safety and security measures should be taken to ensure personal safety. CrimeThere is a risk […]

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Update on Pakuranga crash

By   /  July 20, 2018  /  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 Update on Pakuranga crash

Source: New Zealand Police Source: New Zealand Police Please attribute to Senior Sergeant Jono Chappell, Counties Manukau Road Policing Team Leader Police remain at the scene of an incident where a car has crashed into a building off Pakuranga Road. Sadly, a male and female occupant in the vehicle were located deceased at the scene. […]

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West Coast: PGF kickstart for ports, rail, town

By   /  July 20, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, New Zealand Government Public Service  /  Comments Off on West Coast: PGF kickstart for ports, rail, town

Source: Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE On: 20 July 2018 Today, Government announced additional Provincial Growth Fund (PGF) investment in the West Coast to support four feasibility studies which have the potential to generate significant benefits for the West Coast economy. These proposals would boost tourism, increase transport resilience and generate employment opportunities. […]

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Warkworth library celebrates Kiribati Book Launch

By   /  July 20, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Auckland Council, Local Government, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Warkworth library celebrates Kiribati Book Launch

Source: Auckland Council Last Thursday saw Warkworth Library celebrate Kiribati Independence Day (12 July) with a unique book launch. In a cross-Council initiative, Warkworth Library, the Central Library’s Heritage Collections team and cartoonist Nooroa Te Hira Anguna have created a set of one-of-a-kind Kiribati language books. The books teach numbers, colours and ABCs in Kiribati and […]

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PMC Seminar series: Lead-up to the independence referendum for New Caledonia

By   /  July 20, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Education, Media, Melanesia, MIL NZ OSI, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on PMC Seminar series: Lead-up to the independence referendum for New Caledonia

Source: Pacific Media Centre Analysis published with permission of PMC French soldiers on parade on Bastille Day in Noumea, New Caledonia, last week. Image: Lee Duffield/PMC Event date and time:  Friday, July 27, 2018 – 16:30 – 18:00 LEAD-UP TO THE INDEPENDENCE REFERENDUM FOR NEW CALEDONIAHas 30 years of preparation under the Matignon Accords, signed […]

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Zero Carbon Bill consultation attracts thousands of submissions

By   /  July 20, 2018  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Zero Carbon Bill consultation attracts thousands of submissions

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: Zero Carbon Bill consultation attracts thousands of submissionsThe Government’s plan to introduce a new Zero Carbon Bill has brought thousands of people together to discuss how we address climate change. More than 14,000 submissions were received during the six week consultation, which closed today. “I have been impressed by the […]

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