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Collectible explosive detector dog cards hit airports

26 October, 2016 - 18:50

To educate the public about its work, the Aviation Security Service (‘Avsec’) on Tuesday launched collectible cards detailing each of the its highly trained explosive detector dogs (EDD) working to protect our nation’s airports and skies.

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Stanley, Boyle impress with swimming success in Queensland

26 October, 2016 - 18:50

Kiwi swim stars Lauren Boyle and Matthew Stanley scored wins on the second night of finals at the Queensland championships in Brisbane last night.

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Cigna appoints Mary-Jane Daly to its NZ Board

26 October, 2016 - 18:50

Cigna New Zealand has announced the appointment of Mary-Jane Daly to its New Zealand Board as an Independent Director.

Ms Daly brings a wealth of industry experience having held numerous directorships and senior leadership roles across the insurance and finance sectors.

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Cruel practices not condoned or accepted - DairyNZ

26 October, 2016 - 17:35

DairyNZ chief executive Tim Mackle says cruel and illegal practices are not in any way condoned or accepted by the industry as part of dairy farming.

"The vast majority of farmers care about their animals and we are committed to farming to very high standards.

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NZ Open Source Awards - Winners announced

26 October, 2016 - 17:35

The winners of the 2016 New Zealand Open Source Awards were announced at a gala dinner in Wellington last night.

The winners for each category were:

Government: Digital NZ, an initiative that seeks to help people find, share, and use NZ digital content.

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New General Manager for Hui E! Community Aotearoa

26 October, 2016 - 17:35

The new General Manager of Hui E! Community Aotearoa is Anaru Fraser.

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Hutt City haz waste collection next weekend

26 October, 2016 - 17:35

Every year, Upper Hutt and Hutt City Councils provide a collection day for household hazardous waste. This is an opportunity for Hutt Valley residents to safely dispose of hazardous waste they may have around their properties.

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State Services Commission 'fails to ensure govt transparency'

26 October, 2016 - 17:35

The State Services Commission has just released its second Open Government Partnership National Action Plan. It was submitted several months late, and critics say it is unambitious in its targets.

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Shepherd to chair new-look regional council

26 October, 2016 - 17:35

Bill Shepherd has been elected unopposed to chair a new-look Northland Regional Council for the next three years.

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'Govt failure on housing crisis drives Reserve Bank to add tools'

26 October, 2016 - 17:35

If the Government was delivering a comprehensive plan to fix the housing crisis, it is unlikely that the Reserve Bank would be continuing to pursue debt to income limits for lending for housing, says Labour’s Finance spokesperson Grant Robertson.

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Missed target for workplace inspections lets workers down - Greens

26 October, 2016 - 17:35

A sudden drop in the number of workplace interventions by the Labour Inspectorate suggests that the Government isn’t doing enough to support the basic rights of people at work, the Green Party said today.

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Comvita's Chief Corporate Services Officer resigns

26 October, 2016 - 17:35

Patrick Brus has resigned from the role of Chief Corporate Services Officer for Comvita Limited.

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Police attend fatal crash near Wallacetown

26 October, 2016 - 01:35

Police are attending a fatal crash on State Highway 99, near Wallacetown, involving a car and motorcycle.

State Highway 99 is closed at Wallacetown and Steel Road and Underwood-Linds Bridge Road is also partially closed.

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Toyota ups its safety game with latest Landcruiser

25 October, 2016 - 23:19

The latest Toyota Landcruiser 70 single cab chassis has hit the market with a 5 star ANCAP safety rating, jumping up two stars after a number of upgrades.

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Nominations have closed for the 2016 Fonterra elections

25 October, 2016 - 22:05

Nominations for the Fonterra Board of Directors’ Independent Nomination Process candidates and the Shareholders’ Council, Directors’ Remuneration Committee, and Fonterra Farmer Custodian Trustee elections closed at 12 noon today.

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Music industry contributed $484m to NZ GDP - report

25 October, 2016 - 20:50

The report commissioned by Recorded Music NZ, APRA AMCOS and The NZ Music Commission with the support of NZ On Air, Te Mangai Paho, Creative NZ, Independent Music NZ and The Music Managers Forum was conducted by PwC.

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Throwing and dragging of calves has to end - Greens

25 October, 2016 - 20:50

The Government must give the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) more inspectors, resources and independence so it can do its job, the Green Party said today after tonight’s release of new footage of the mistreatment of bobby calves.

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Formal notification of proposed plan change for Waikato and Waipa rivers

25 October, 2016 - 19:35

From tomorrow, the public will have its chance to have a say on how best to manage what is arguably New Zealand’s most important and complex river system.

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$4m for new classrooms in Waikato schools

25 October, 2016 - 19:35

Around $4 million will be invested to build a total of 11 new classrooms at six Waikato schools, Education Minister Hekia Parata announced today.

The schools are:

Raglan Area School - two new classrooms

Whatawhata School - two new classrooms

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Canterbury Angels flying with new partnership

25 October, 2016 - 19:35

The New Zealand Venture Investment Fund is partnering with the newly formed Canterbury Angels to invest into start-up companies.

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