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Snow Sports NZ Board nominations close on 7 Sep

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 27 August, 2016 - 00:20

There are four vacancies on the Board of Snow Sports NZ as a result of the terms of office expiring for Hetty Van Hale, Des Brennan and Tony Hannon plus the vacancy resulting from the resignation of James Hadley; two of these vacancies are for Elected Board Member positions, two are for Appointed

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'Confronting insights' about New Zealanders' body confidence

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 27 August, 2016 - 00:20

Gen Y’s body confidence has been hit the hardest with 52 percent admitting that comparing themselves to friends in social circles and in social media has a negative influence on how they feel about themselves.

Categories: New Zealand News

2017 Ockham New Zealand Book Awards judges announced

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 27 August, 2016 - 00:20

The 2017 Ockham New Zealand Book Awards will be judged by 12 eminent academics, writers, journalists, librarians, curators, commentators and booksellers from around New Zealand, it is announced today.

Categories: New Zealand News

Russell Ambrose appointed Airways NZ Chief Technology Officer

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 26 August, 2016 - 23:05

Airways New Zealand is pleased to announce the appointment of Russell Ambrose as Chief Technology Officer, a new role for New Zealand’s air navigation service provider (ANSP).

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Lessons from US civil rights movement for Maori - NZ First

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 26 August, 2016 - 23:05

"Maori should do as the American civil rights movement did," says New Zealand First Leader and Northland MP Rt Hon Winston Peters, commenting on Labour’s Electoral (Entrenchment of Māori Seats) Amendment Bill.

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Fresh powder for South Island ski fields

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 26 August, 2016 - 23:05

A storm set to strengthen east of New Zealand on Friday will bring a late season wintry blast to the South Island’s ski fields.

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RITANZ welcomes recommendations of the Insolvency Working Group

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 26 August, 2016 - 23:05

RITANZ, the professional body for New Zealand insolvency practitioners, today welcomed the recommendations of MBIE’s Insolvency Working Group in particular the licensing system for insolvency practitioners.

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Man stabbed during work altercation

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 26 August, 2016 - 23:05

Hamilton police have arrested a 25-year-old male following an argument between two men at a Frankton business this afternoon.

The argument resulted in one of the men being stabbed in the leg with a boning knife.

The man was transported to Waikato hospital with moderate injuries.

Categories: New Zealand News

Two Admit Drugs Charges, Undercover Officer Crucial To Case

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 26 August, 2016 - 23:05

Westport, May 1 NZPA - Two men who were arrested following an undercover operation in Buller last year admitted drugs charges in Westport District Court yesterday.

David Granville Low, 50, and Reginald Rapley, 51 both pleaded guilty to cultivating and selling cannabis.

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Contractor Bill defeated

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 26 August, 2016 - 03:05

BusinessNZ supports the decision by Parliament today to defeat the Minimum Wage (Contractor Remuneration) Amendment Bill.

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Equally Well wins TheMHS award for innovation and excellence

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 26 August, 2016 - 00:35

The Equally Well collaborative has scooped the top prize in the Physical Health and/or Primary Care category at the TheMHS Learning Network Awards in Auckland.

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The Rock Morning Rumble stunt breaches broadcasting standards

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 25 August, 2016 - 23:20

A complaint about a radio stunt alluding to prison rape has been upheld by the Broadcasting Standards Authority (BSA) and seen broadcaster MediaWorks ordered to pay $1,000 in costs to the Crown and make a statement on air.

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Fonterra forecast gives dairy a boost - Federated Farmers

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 25 August, 2016 - 23:20

Federated Farmers dairy industry spokesperson Andrew Hoggard says the Fonterra announcement today will boost dairy farmer optimism and even more usefully, will ease their bank manager’s worries.

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'Increasing interest' in more fuel-efficient vehicles

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 25 August, 2016 - 23:20

When it comes to buying a new car, more than 83 percent of New Zealand consumers say that fuel efficiency is more important than power.

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Beef progeny test delivering answers to farmers

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 25 August, 2016 - 23:20

Commercial farmers can bank on estimated breeding values (EBVs) for calf weaning weights delivering on what they predict.

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Wellington Drive signs terms for SCS Connect cooler fleet mgmt solution

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 25 August, 2016 - 23:20

Wellington Drive announces the signing of customer terms and conditions for supply of the SCS Connect cooler fleet management solution.

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MPI to move to expanded new premises at The Landing

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 25 August, 2016 - 23:20

The Minister for Primary Industries Hon Nathan Guy, Minister for Food Safety Hon Jo Goodhew, MPI Director-General Martyn Dunne and Auckland Airport Chief Executive Adrian Littlewood today turned the first sod ahead of construction on a new multi-purpose facility for the Ministry for Primary Indus

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Sheep milk industry set to grow through new partnership

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 25 August, 2016 - 23:20

New Zealand’s fledgling sheep milk industry has received a significant boost today with approval of the business case for a new Primary Growth Partnership (PGP) programme between the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) and Spring Sheep Milk Co.

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Videos highlight sustainable deer farming

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 25 August, 2016 - 23:20

NZ Landcare Trust has been working with deer farmers to capture examples of excellent sustainable land and water management from around the country.

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Go Bus 'confident of employing local drivers'

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 25 August, 2016 - 23:20

Go Bus Transport, New Zealand’s largest and most diverse bus operator, says it has been delighted with the applications already received for local bus drivers to work on its South Auckland services that were recently awarded following a tender process.

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