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Archive for July, 2013

Sir Nick Faldo to tee off golf course and luxury housing

Press Release – Bayleys

Sir Nick Faldo to tee off golf course and luxury housing development

Plans have been released for an exclusive new residential housing development to be built around an upmarket 18 hole golf course and wetland nature reserve at Spencerville in the north-eastern part of Christchurch. Read more »

House price boom a worry for authorities

Press Release – HSBC Bank

House price boom a worry for authorities
– New Zealand’s housing market is picking up strongly, supported by low rates, rising migration and weak supply Read more »

Dynamic Controls boosts R&D for home medical innovation

Press Release – Dynamic Controls

Dynamic Controls boosts R&D to meet demand for home medical innovation

Christchurch, 1 August 2013 – Dynamic Controls, a leading innovator of electronic solutions for people with disabilities, is investing millions in research and development (R&D) to meet the growing demand for next generation power wheelchair technology. Read more »

New Zealand’s average asking price hits all-time high

Press Release – Released via Bullet PR Ltd

New Zealand’s average asking price hits all-time high as numbers of new listings lift

Record asking prices in Auckland and Canterbury drive national average to new high-water mark

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UC research people’s positive outlook three years on

Press Release – University of Canterbury

UC research people’s positive outlook three years on

August 1, 2013

A University of Canterbury (UC) postgraduate student is researching people’s mental health condition and resilience three years after the first Canterbury earthquake. Read more »

NZ’s foremost expert on gangs to give public lecture at UC

Press Release – University of Canterbury

New Zealand’s foremost expert on gangs to give public lecture at UC

August 1, 2013

New Zealand’s foremost expert on gangs in New Zealand, University of Canterbury sociology lecturer Dr Jarrod Gilbert, will give a public lecture at UC next week about his experiences with gangs. Read more »

ERO report on Guidance and Counselling in Schools

Press Release – New Zealand Association of Counsellors

NZ Association of Counsellors welcomes ERO report on Guidance and Counselling in Schools

The NZ Association of Counsellors has welcomed the release of a study by the Education Review Office into guidance and counselling in schools. Read more »

Wellington Local Alcohol Policy – submissions flood in

Press Release – Hospitality New Zealand

Wellington Local Alcohol Policy – submissions flood in

With the Wellington Local Alcohol Policy written submissions closing on Friday, it looks like the Wellington Hospitality industry will be submitting about 4,000 submissions from businesses staff and customers. Read more »

The South Island is “Becoming China ready”

Press Release – Christchurch Airport

The South Island is “Becoming China ready”.

Christchurch Airport and the associated ‘South’ initiative are preparing to hold a series of workshops in September and October to help southern business and tourism operators become more aware of opportunities offered by the China travel market. Read more »

Taxing the Digital Economy – KPMG

Press Release – KPMG

Taxing the Digital Economy – KPMG

The ‘tax morality’ debate has held centre stage in tax circles for many months now, with some of the world’s largest multinationals facing intense scrutiny of their tax structures. Read more »

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