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Tech’s momentum now a huge impact on the Kiwi economy

By   /  September 21, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Graeme Muller, IBM, Make Lemonade Media, Microsoft, MIL NZ OSI, Mitchell Pham, New Zealand, News, NZTech, Oracle, Press Release Service, spark, tech  /  Comments Off on Tech’s momentum now a huge impact on the Kiwi economy

MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Auckland – New Zealand is rapidly becoming a significant digital nation where technology is positively impacting on almost all traditional sectors such as banking, agriculture and tourism, the NZTech annual report says. Technology’s momentum is now pulling along organisations from right across the New Zealand economy and tech has become the […]

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The bicycle’s contribution to women winning the right to vote

By   /  September 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Auckland Council, Cathy Casey, City Vision, cycling, Featured Post, Local Government Elections, News, Suffrage Day, Suffrage Memorial  /  Comments Off on The bicycle’s contribution to women winning the right to vote

MIL OSI – Source: City Vision – Release/Statement Headline: The bicycle’s contribution to women winning the right to vote On Suffrage Day 2017 Councillor Cathy Casey spoke at the National Council of Women (Auckland Branch) event held at the Suffrage Centenary Memorial in celebration of 124 years of NZ women having the right to vote. […]

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Political parties have no answer to rural health crisis

By   /  September 20, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, election, Make Lemonade Media, Michelle Thompson, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, Political Parties, Press Release Service, RHAANZ, rural health  /  Comments Off on Political parties have no answer to rural health crisis

MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Wellington – None of the political parties have an answer to solve the growing rural health crisis, a leading rural health expert says. Michelle Thompson, chief executive of the Rural Health Alliance of Aotearoa New Zealand (RHAANZ), says they surveyed all political parties asking what they will do to help […]

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Major parties’ views on exercise and fitness

By   /  September 19, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Elections, ExerciseNZ, Labour, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, Nationa, New Zealand, News, Press Release Service, Richard Beddie  /  Comments Off on Major parties’ views on exercise and fitness

MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Christchurch – ExerciseNZ has asked the major political parties for their stance on health-related fitness in the run up to Saturday’s national election, so Kiwis are better educated about exercise. Chief executive Richard Beddie says the two parties – National and Labour – have offered interesting and often conflicting answers. […]

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Final leg of NZ marine mural pollution mural tour

By   /  September 18, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Art, Auckland, Business, Christchurch, dunedin, Make Lemonade Media, marine pollution, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, Press Release Service, Tess Sheerin, Wellington  /  Comments Off on Final leg of NZ marine mural pollution mural tour

MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Wellington – Queenstown artist Tess Sheerin has almost completed the final leg of her five-city giant mural of New Zealand to highlight marine pollution. Her New Zealand’s Worth Loving pollution awareness mural tour ends in Wellington with her giant mural, the Doubtful Dolphin on Cumberland House, Willis St, Te Aro. […]

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Welcoming Communities | ethniccommunities.govt.nz

By   /  August 31, 2017  /  24/7 News, Communities, Foreign Affairs, Images, Immigration, Individuals, News, NZ Office of Ethnic Affairs, Promotional, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Welcoming Communities | ethniccommunities.govt.nz

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government Office of Ethnic Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: Welcoming Communities | ethniccommunities.govt.nz Welcoming Communities / Te Waharoa ki ngā Hapori is a new two-year programme that brings together local government and community leaders to make the places we love more welcoming for everyone. This is an invitation to help […]

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In My Own Words: Rob Dewhirst

By   /  August 31, 2017  /  24/7 News, Communities, Foreign Affairs, Images, Immigration, Individuals, News, NZ Office of Ethnic Affairs, Promotional, Public Sector, Public sector agencies  /  Comments Off on In My Own Words: Rob Dewhirst

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government Office of Ethnic Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: In My Own Words: Rob Dewhirst Rob Dewhirst is a New Zealand born engineer based in Christchurch. He is a convert to Islam and the Chairperson of the Canterbury Muslim Community Trust. Rob kindly took time out for a quick question […]

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Get ready for the 2017 General Election

By   /  August 31, 2017  /  24/7 News, Communities, Foreign Affairs, Images, Immigration, Individuals, News, NZ Office of Ethnic Affairs, Promotional, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Get ready for the 2017 General Election

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government Office of Ethnic Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: Get ready for the 2017 General Election Voting and democracy are very important in New Zealand because they provide you with the opportunity to voice your opinion and vote for what you believe in. It is important that you have your […]

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Faster internet connections bringing more cyber attacks

By   /  August 31, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, cyber-attacks, Graeme Muller, Make Lemonade Media, melbourne, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, NZTech, Press Release Service, summit, Wellington  /  Comments Off on Faster internet connections bringing more cyber attacks

MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Melbourne –  Growing evidence shows that the downside of super-fast connectivity and ultra-fast broadband is producing an equivalent lift in cyber-attacks, NZTech chief executive Graeme Muller says. Muller, just back from the multinational Global Tech Leaders Dialogue in Melbourne yesterday, says many nations involved in the forum confirmed increasing cyber-attacks […]

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NZ rural health group mostly happy with govt support

By   /  August 30, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, connectivity, Government, Health, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, Press Release Service, RHAANZ, rural  /  Comments Off on NZ rural health group mostly happy with govt support

MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Hamilton – New Zealand’s major national rural health group says they are happy the government has committed to ensuring 74,000 more rural further homes to be connected for mobile phone reception on state highways. The Rural Health Alliance of Aotearoa New Zealand (RHAANZ) says all the homes to get fibre […]

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Losing momentum school leavers Asia engagement

By   /  August 30, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Communities, Foreign Affairs, Images, Immigration, Individuals, News, NZ Office of Ethnic Affairs, Promotional, Public Sector, Public sector agencies, Publication  /  Comments Off on Losing momentum school leavers Asia engagement

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government Office of Ethnic Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: Losing momentum school leavers Asia engagement The Asia New Zealand Foundation has released a report, Losing Momentum – School Leavers’ Asia Engagement, which looks at New Zealand school leavers’ readiness for engaging with Asia. The report outlines the results of a […]

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In Remembrance of Wenceslaus Anthony

By   /  August 30, 2017  /  24/7 News, Communities, Foreign Affairs, Images, Immigration, Individuals, News, NZ Office of Ethnic Affairs, Promotional, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on In Remembrance of Wenceslaus Anthony

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government Office of Ethnic Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: In Remembrance of Wenceslaus Anthony The Office of Ethnic Communities was deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Mr Wenceslaus Anthony on 23 July in Chennai, India, aged 59. He was closely associated with us and supported our EPIC (Ethnic […]

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Labour’s tertiary education promise gives people a real choice at this election

By   /  August 29, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, ITPs, Media Releases, News, Press Release, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Union, Unions, Universities, Vote to Keep it Public, Wānanga  /  Comments Off on Labour’s tertiary education promise gives people a real choice at this election

MIL OSI – Source: Tertiary Education Union – Release/Statement Headline: Labour’s tertiary education promise gives people a real choice at this election Labour’s promise to give everyone one year full-time study free means voters have a real choice this election about the future of public tertiary education, the Tertiary Education Union said today. Labour said […]

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NZ needs to seriously invest in promoting tech

By   /  August 28, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Asia, Augen, Business, FinTechNZ, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, Mitchell Pham, New Zealand, News, NZ, NZTech, Press Release Service, tech, vietnam  /  Comments Off on NZ needs to seriously invest in promoting tech

MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Auckland – It’s time New Zealand seriously started to invest in promoting technology, the country’s third largest export industry and fastest growing sector of our economy, a leading New Zealand tech businessman says. NZTech and FinTechNZ chair and Augen Software Group director Mitchell Pham says when Kiwis are in Asia […]

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New technologies helping clean up NZ’s waterways

By   /  August 24, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Kordia, Kriv Naicker, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, NZ’s waterways, NZTech, Press Release Service, spark, Thinxtra, Vodafone  /  Comments Off on New technologies helping clean up NZ’s waterways

MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Auckland – New Zealand farmers and companies are starting to use Internet of Things (IoT) sensors, data analytics and automation to decrease impact on New Zealand rivers, a leading national tech expert says. In countries, right across the world the IoT devices are being used to help clean up water, New […]

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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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Baby boomers providing demand in Kiwi fitness market

By   /  August 16, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, ExerciseNZ, ExerciseNZ awards, kiwis, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, Press Release Service, Richard Beddie  /  Comments Off on Baby boomers providing demand in Kiwi fitness market

MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Christchurch – New Zealand is seeing a substantial increase in demand from the older ageing population for fitness, exercise and personal trainers, according to ExerciseNZ chief executive Richard Beddie. He says they now know not only that exercise is needed as people we age, but also why this is the […]

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South Island gets its first liability underwriter

By   /  August 15, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, cyber, Delta Insurance, Ian Pollard, Karl Samson, liability underwriter, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, Press Release Service  /  Comments Off on South Island gets its first liability underwriter

MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Christchurch – The technology sector is booming in the South Island, especially Christchurch, Dunedin, Nelson and Queenstown, Delta Insurance’s Karl Samson, the only liability underwriter on the ground in the South Island, says. “Delta offers much more than insurance for technology risks, they are recognised as market leaders in the […]

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Golden business egg in Vietnam for Kiwi companies

By   /  August 15, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Augen, Business, FinTechNZ, Kiwi Connection Tech Hub, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, Mitchell Pham Ho Chi Minh City, New Zealand, News, NZ Inc, NZTech, Press Release Service  /  Comments Off on Golden business egg in Vietnam for Kiwi companies

MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Ho Chi Minh City – Kiwi companies are queueing up to do business with Vietnam and other similar sized Asian countries, a leading New Zealand tech businessman says. Mitchell, chair of NZTech, FinTechNZ and a New Zealand Trade & Enterprise (NZTE) beachheads advisor in technology business for the ASEAN region, has […]

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CERT report captures just the tip of the iceberg

By   /  August 14, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, CERT, cyber security summit October 25, Graeme Muller, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, NZTech, Press Release Service  /  Comments Off on CERT report captures just the tip of the iceberg

MIL OSI – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Auckland – Kiwis need to keep talking about cyber security as criminals are using technologies to find new ways to undertake crime, NZTech chief executive Graeme Muller says. Criminals are using advanced technology but so are the good guys, he says. Biometrics, the use of thumbprints or retinal scans, are increasing. […]

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