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BMW NZ announces new Managing Director

27 May 2015 - 10:25pm

BMW Group New Zealand today announced the appointment of a new Managing Director, with Mr Florian Renndorfer to succeed Ms Nina Englert.

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PPP procurement for Puhoi to Warkworth project - NZTA

27 May 2015 - 10:25pm

The NZ Transport Agency has welcomed the Government’s decision to allow the Agency to finance, design, build, manage and maintain the PÅ«hoi to Warkworth motorway through a Public Private Partnership (PPP).

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Sparkling extravaganza raises thousands for Cranford Hospice

27 May 2015 - 9:25pm

A glittering, first-time fundraiser has raised thousands for Cranford Hospice and showcased Hawke’s Bay’s finest.

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Sleep '1/3 of the better health triangle'

27 May 2015 - 9:25pm

Sleep is an important part of our health equation; we simply can’t live without it.

Lack of sleep quickly leads to loss of concentration, tiredness, fatigue and impaired performance. In the long term, lack of sleep can contribute to negative health affects.

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Spend Queen's Birthday on Queens Wharf

27 May 2015 - 9:25pm

Queen's Birthday on Queens Wharf is back for 2015. Join in the festivities with a three-day free event filled with music, culture, food, industry and history celebrating England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.

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In the wild, even the predators are afraid

27 May 2015 - 9:25pm

They kill thousands of young kiwi each year but new research shows that in the ‘hierarchy of fear’ that rules among predators in New Zealand’s forests, even the savage stoat has plenty to be afraid of.

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Football: Men's U20s welcomed in Auckland

27 May 2015 - 9:25pm

The FIFA U-20 World Cup officially kicked off on Tuesday for the New Zealand U-20 side in Auckland with the official welcome ceremony at Aotea Square.

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Progress in identifying alternative providers welcome - RA

27 May 2015 - 9:25pm

The Ministry of Social Development (MSD) advised by phone this afternoon (26 May) that five agencies have been selected to undertake the work Relationships Aotearoa (RA) had been contracted to provide for MSD.

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Integration drives Canterbury Health System's performance

27 May 2015 - 3:00pm

Integration efforts across the Canterbury Health System remain pivotal to Canterbury District Health Board’s performance in meeting health targets.

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Hutt City enjoys busy first quarter of events and tourism

27 May 2015 - 6:25am

Hutt City enjoys busy first quarter of events and tourism activity Lower Hutt has enjoyed a strong start to 2015 with an increase in visitors and retail spending, a vibrant events calendar and an increased tourism profile.

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Plan for shaping Waikato's future agreed

27 May 2015 - 12:00am

The 10-year plan for shaping the future of the Waikato region will be delivered on a rates revenue rise of just 0.4 per cent in 2015/16.

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New indicators for educational success

27 May 2015 - 12:00am

Education Minister Hekia Parata has welcomed the development of new measures of educational success to be used for both internal and external evaluation of schools.

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UC offering study opportunities to Auckland students

26 May 2015 - 10:55pm

The University of Canterbury has offered assistance with Auckland’s housing crisis - by offering study opportunities to Auckland students in 2016 and beyond.

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National out of touch on medical student loans - NZ First

26 May 2015 - 10:55pm

The government’s continued refusal to give loans to students studying longer than seven years shows just how out of touch they are, says New Zealand First.

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Funding boost for Irrigation Acceleration Fund

26 May 2015 - 10:55pm

Irrigation projects will receive a kick-start of $25 million in operating funding for five years from 2016/17 through the Irrigation Acceleration Fund (IAF), Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy has announced today.

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New 'Cats 'n Dogs' exhibition at Toitu OSM

26 May 2015 - 10:55pm

Toitū Otago Settlers Museum opens its new temporary exhibition, Cats 'n Dogs: An Illustrated History, on Friday.

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Watershed Play Nga Pou Wahine returns for tour

26 May 2015 - 10:55pm

It’s been 20 years since Taki Rua Productions first presented Ngā Pou Wahine in what was a watershed moment in the career of prolific Māori writer Briar Grace-Smith.

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Govt wants safer workplaces… or does it? - CTU

26 May 2015 - 10:55pm

Today a widow and a mother sit together in the High Court in Wellington fighting for justice for the men that were killed at work in the Pike River Mine disaster of 2010, at the same time the Government contemplates weakening proposed changes to make work safer.

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Netball: Kia Magic defeat Mojo Pulse

26 May 2015 - 9:55pm

The Kia Magic scored three essential victories in Hamilton tonight - a crucial 52-47 win over the Mojo Pulse, a berth in the New Zealand Conference Finals, and the long-awaited return of their inspirational leader Casey Kopua.

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TB rate collection to continue one more year

26 May 2015 - 9:55pm

Waikato Regional Council has today agreed to continue collecting the rate for the national bovine tuberculosis (TB) programme, but at a reduced amount of $500,000.

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