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Alt Group Wins Design Oscar In New York

Alt Group's winning streak continues with the company taking top honours at New York's ADC Annual Awards - America's longest running design awards programme.

Ports Of Auckland Wins International Cruise Industry Award

Ports Of Auckland Wins International Cruise Industry Award

Ports of Auckland has won an international cruise industry award for the most improved port facilities. 231 ports and destinations were included in the global survey by Dream World Cruise Destinations magazine, with 41 winners identified in a wide range of categories.

Initiatives To Increase Teacher Supply Showing Impact

A recent survey of all school shows that the staffing of traditionally hard to fill subjects is now considerably easier thanks to a raft of initiatives from the Ministry of Education (MOE).

Drug-Free Alternatives To Asthma Needed

Drug-Free Alternatives To Asthma Needed

Wellington, May 4 NZPA - Drug-free alternatives to asthma treatment need to be promoted, two internationally recognised breathing experts say.

New Zealand's Alarming Asthma Rate Due To Bad Breathing Say Authors

New Zealand's Alarming Asthma Rate Due To Bad Breathing Say Authors

With Asthma Awareness Week beginning today, two internationally recognised breathing experts have called for the promotion of drug-free alternatives to asthma treatments to help the more than 600,000 New Zealanders with a respiratory illness.

Picton Fumigators May Have Failed Both Safety and Indian Requirements

The Marlborough District Council, Port Marlborough, log exporter Zindia and fumigator Genera, should all be deeply ashamed at the release of tonnes of highly toxic ozone destroying methyl bromide gas from Port Shakespeare last Friday night, according to the Soil & Health Association of NZ.

World's Press Protests Against Jailings, Attacks, On World Press Freedom Day

The World Association of Newspapers has protested to the leaders of five countries today, World Press Freedom Day, against the jailings and widespread attacks on journalists in their countries.

New Zealanders Give MPs Huge Support For Extra Climate Change Measures

New Zealanders Give MPs Huge Support For Extra Climate Change Measures

New Zealanders overwhelmingly support a range of policies to manage climate change in addition to the emissions trading scheme (ETS).

These policies would help cut emissions – and deliver other cost savings, health and quality of life benefits.

Australian Homes Safer With Stove Top Safe-T-element

Australian Homes Safer With Stove Top Safe-T-element

The leading cause of household fires, stove top fires, with their destructive and too often fatal consequences will be reduced with the introduction of the new innovative Safe-T-element to Australia.

Fast Rising Local Band For Bluff Oyster Festival

Fast Rising Local Band For Bluff Oyster Festival

While the Bluff Oyster & Food Festival is well known for showcasing local seafood, particularly the iconic Bluff Oyster, it is also provides wonderful exposure for local talent.