Thursday, May 23, 2024

NEWS

$240k fine a warning for work safety

Better attention to vehicle maintenance would have saved an Auckland freight worker from a serious forklift injury, WorkSafe New Zealand said today. WorkSafe’s National Manager...

Senior Appointments

PACIFIC ROUNDUP

Training the future of Australian mounted combat

AUSTRALIA Australian Army’s School of Armour is not just where the school holds its history, but where the future of mounted combat is being formed. Commanding...

SPONSORED CONTENT

Sustainability

Historic release for rare parakeet

Kākāriki karaka/orange-fronted parakeet have been released onto Oruawairua/Blumine Island for the first time since 2012. Department of Conservation (DOC) Kākāriki Karaka Operations Manager, Wayne Beggs...

Fleet

Waiheke ferry operator approved for funding eligibility

Waiheke Island ferry operator, Island Direct, has today been approved for SuperGold Card funding eligibility, paving the way for a commercial agreement to bring...

UPCOMING EVENTS

Security

New security technology in the bag for Auckland Airport

Passengers travelling internationally from Auckland Airport will now be able to keep laptops and liquids in their carry-on bags for security screening thanks to...

Infrastructure

$140m to help build new social housing

Housing Minister, Chris Bishop, has today announced $140 million in new funding for 1,500 new social housing places to be provided by Community Housing...

Technology

HEALTH

$24m funding fits for Gumboot Friday

Thousands more young Kiwis will have better access to mental health services as the Government commits to fund the Gumboot Friday initiative. Deputy Prime Minister,...

Procurement

Major move afoot for Wellington council

Wellington City Council has signed an agreement to enter into a 25-year lease to occupy 68 Jervois Quay, the former Datacom building on the...

Education

AI robotics researcher taps into mussel industry

World-leading underwater AI robotics research at the University of Canterbury is looking to transform New Zealand’s aquaculture industry. Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha | University...

Awards and Recognition

EMERGENCY SERVICES

Defence

Historic appointment for VC recipient Willie Apiata

New Zealand’s only living recipient of the Victoria Cross, Willie Apiata, has been appointed a Special Representative to the New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF)...

human resources

$240k fine a warning for work safety

Better attention to vehicle maintenance would have saved an Auckland freight worker from a serious forklift injury, WorkSafe New Zealand said today. WorkSafe’s National Manager...

Finance

TRAINING

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