Royal Nz Foundation Of The Blind

Celebrating Louis Braille Day

03-Jan-2016 10:19 AM
On January 4 the Blind Foundation will recognise the anniversary of Louis Braille’s birthday.

Australian Wool Innovation

Australian Wool announces 2015/16 results

31-Dec-2015 12:29 PM
Australian Wool Innovation has announced a FY15/16 profit result that will mean 300 new jobs.

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Pitney Bowes Identifies Five Drivers of Commerce for 2016

30-Dec-2015 2:06 PM
  The Convergence of Physical and Digital Worlds Will Transform Businesses for a Better Customer Experience STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Pitney Bowes Inc. (NYSE:PBI), a global technology company that provides innovat

WorkCover SA

Eighth person prosecuted this year for work injury fraud

29-Dec-2015 7:40 AM
In what has been a busy year for ReturnToWorkSA’s investigation team, an eighth person has been prosecuted in the Magistrates Court for work injury fraud. This follows a man who was jailed in November and ordered to repay $109,645 on over 100 counts of work injury fraud.

Australian National Retailers Association

Billion dollar Boxing Day in NSW

26-Dec-2015 6:00 AM
NSW shoppers are expected to be the biggest spenders in the nation this Boxing Day with shops across the state allowed to open for the first time. Spending is forecast to reach almost $1 billion according to retail spending forecasts undertaken by the Retail Council.

Transport Workers Union


24-Dec-2015 12:57 PM
The TWU is calling on Cleanaway to offer a better deal for its employees in Noosa, who have been fighting for a 3% pay rise and have voted down two EBA proposals, and have supported a protected action ballot.

Australian National Retailers Association

EMBARGOED: Boxing Day Sales Spending Projections

24-Dec-2015 9:00 AM
STRICTLY EMBARGOED UNTIL 12:00AM Saturday, 26 December 2015

University of Auckland

Surgeon gains Pacific clinical research award

09-Dec-2015 12:27 PM
Surgeon and research fellow Dr Bruce Uelese Su’a from the South Auckland Clinical School at Middlemore Hospital has received the inaugural Pacific clinical research training fellowship. The inaugural award from the Health Research Council will enabl

The Big Issue Australia

500 Reasons to Celebrate The Big Issue

09-Dec-2015 9:45 AM
Australia’s much-loved street magazine, The Big Issue, will release its 500th edition – which is also the annual Christmas magazine – this Friday (11 December).

Variety The Childrens Charity


08-Dec-2015 12:43 PM
IN a colourful display of Christmas giving, over 5000 children with special needs will come together for the Variety Children’s Christmas Party at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre on Thursday 10 December.

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

World Energy Congress 2016 – Media Registration Open

11-Feb-2016 7:11 PM
ISTANBUL--(BUSINESS WIRE)--With less than 8 months to go until the 23rd World Energy Congress, the organising committee is delighted to confirm that media registration is now open. The Congress, which takes place in Istanbul between 9th 

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

New GSMA Study Calls for Fundamental Review of Digital Ecosystem Regulations

11-Feb-2016 7:07 PM
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The GSMA has published a new report calling for the modernisation of telecommunications regulations. “A New Regulatory Framework for the Digital Ecosystem”, developed by NERA Economic Consulting for the GSMA, explores how

Australian Human Rights Commission - AHRC

Commission welcomes new Sex Discrimination Commissioner

11-Feb-2016 3:47 PM
The Australian Human Rights Commission is pleased to welcome Victorian lawyer Kate Jenkins as the new Sex Discrimination Commissioner.

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Coeur Reports Year-End 2015 Mineral Reserves and Resources

11-Feb-2016 9:59 AM
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Coeur Mining, Inc. (“Coeur” or the “Company”) (NYSE: CDE) announced year-end contained proven and probable mineral reserves of approximately 302.2 million silver equivalent ounces, a decrease of 88.5 million silver

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Coeur Reports Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2015 Results

11-Feb-2016 9:23 AM
  $14.32 Adjusted AISC per Realized Silver Equivalent Ounce1 in 2015 Represents 22% Decline Full-Year Gold Production up 31% to 328,000 Ounces at 19% Lower Costs Cash & Equivalents Remained Constant at $200 Million at Y

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

General Cable Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2015 Results

11-Feb-2016 9:18 AM
  HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--General Cable Corporation (NYSE: BGC) reported today results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2015. For the quarter, the Company generated adjusted earnings per share from

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

The European Society of Cardiology announces winners of innovative cardiovascular research grant programme

11-Feb-2016 9:06 AM
Five grants awarded to projects in France, Germany, Spain, Sweden and the USA, exclusively supported by Boehringer Ingelheim Winners chosen from over 500 entries by an independent Scientific Committee appointed by the ESC

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Ironkey Assets Sold Off - Kanguru Stands As World’s Most Trusted Source for Fully-Integrated USB Hardware / Software Security

11-Feb-2016 8:36 AM
MILLIS, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In light of a recent divestiture spinning off Ironkey’s hardware assets to Kingston and its software to a third party, Kanguru now stands as the world’s single most trusted source for fully-integrated hardwar

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Clinlogix Launches Asia-Pacific Division with Opening of Offices in Singapore and Tokyo

11-Feb-2016 7:30 AM
  -The new sites provide further global support to the medical device and biopharmaceutical industries with local regulatory and clinical expertise needed to meet the clinical development and product approval requirements- SPRI

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Rockwell Automation to Acquire MagneMotion, a Leading Manufacturer of Intelligent Conveying Systems

11-Feb-2016 7:26 AM
Advanced Motion Technology Will Complement iTRAK Motion Solution MILWAUKEE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rockwell Automation (NYSE: ROK) today announced that it has agreed to purchase MagneMotion, a leading manufacturer of intelligent conveying sy

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

CORRECTING and REPLACING ZTE, the Cleveland Cavaliers and Fans Celebrated the Chinese New Year Together

11-Feb-2016 7:23 AM
  Fans experienced and participated in traditional Chinese New Year activities to usher in good luck for this coming year   ZTE celebrated the Chinese New Year with the Cleveland Cavaliers at their home game. (Photo:

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Automotive Industry Adopts GSMA Embedded SIM Specification to Accelerate Connected Car Market

11-Feb-2016 7:18 AM
  General Motors, Jaguar Land Rover, Renault Nissan, Scania and Volvo Cars Support Specification for Delivery of Range of Connected Vehicle Services; 22 Live Operator Solutions Now Commercially Available LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Philip Morris International Recognized as Top Employer in Europe and the Middle East

10-Feb-2016 7:08 PM
Certified as Leading Employer in 24 Countries LAUSANNE, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE/Euronext Paris: PM) today was recognized as a Top employer in Europe for the fourth consecutive year, and for th

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

International Coalition Announces Criminal Lawsuit Against Petrobras et al in Spanish Criminal Court

10-Feb-2016 4:31 PM
Offers International Investors Easy Access to Participation   MADRID--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Asociacion de Afectados de Petrobras, a Madrid-based shareholder association; International Securities Associations & Foundations Management Com

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

International Coalition Announces the Formation of Stichting Petrobras Compensation Foundation, a Dutch Foundation Representing Investors Damaged by Petrobras et al

10-Feb-2016 4:13 PM
Offers International Investors Easy Access to Participation   ROTTERDAM, Netherlands--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Stichting Petrobras Compensation Foundation, a Netherlands-based claim foundation (the “Foundation”); International Securities Associati

University of Auckland

Australasian Housing Researchers Conference

10-Feb-2016 1:45 PM
Experts investigate housing issues including: affordability and homelessness, housing policy and planning, housing economics, housing sustainability, and regional, national and international housing markets.

Australian National Retailers Association

Statement on the Westpac-Melbourne Institute Consumer Sentiment Index - February

10-Feb-2016 12:17 PM
These comments on the Westpac-Melbourne Institute Consumer Sentiment Index can be attributed to Retail Council CEO Anna McPhee. The index rose 4.2% in February from 97.3 points in January to 101.3 points in February.

Beyond Blue

beyondblue supports Close the Gap campaign on its 10th anniversary

10-Feb-2016 10:00 AM
?beyondblue today supports the calls of the Close the Gap campaign - for all political parties to commit to closing the health and life expectancy gap between Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and non-Indigenous Australians.

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

hope2day Initiates Healing Through Laughter–Global Impact Project–Realizes a Child’s Vision

10-Feb-2016 9:35 AM
Charity Launches Programs to Help Children with Chronic Illness Lochie Graham meets his hero Jerry Lewis to talk over Lochie's idea for developing a program of healing through laughter for children with chronic illness. Jerry's fir

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

GSMA Announces Security Guidelines to Support Growth of the Internet of Things

10-Feb-2016 9:28 AM
  Backed by the Mobile Industry, New Guidelines Outline Common Approach to Security for IoT Services LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The GSMA today announced the availability of new guidelines designed to promote the secure developmen

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