University of Auckland

New insights on limb evolution from Auckland

05-Dec-2016 7:46 AM
Media Release - University of Auckland - 5 December 2016 An Auckland medical scientist has contributed to a better understanding of the role of muscles in limb evolution from fish to land animals, in research published recently. The study invol

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Takeda and Seattle Genetics Report Positive Phase 3 ALCANZA Clinical Trial Data of ADCETRIS® (Brentuximab Vedotin) for CD30-Expressing Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma

04-Dec-2016 9:58 PM
– Data will be presented in an oral session at the annual American Society of Hematology (ASH) meeting on Saturday, December 3 at 2:15 p.m. PT – – Trial achieved highly statistically significant improvements in rate of objective response lasting

Australian National Retailers Association

More Australians paying with debit instead of credit this Christmas

04-Dec-2016 6:00 AM
For the first time in the nine year history of the Christmas Spending Index, more Australians are looking to their debit and EFTPOS cards instead of their credit cards to pay for their Christmas gift shopping. Cash payments are also on the decline, with only 20 percent of shoppers relying on this traditional payment method for their Christmas spending.

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Panasonic Develops Industry's First*1 IPS Liquid Crystal Panel with Contrast Ratio of over 1,000,000:1

03-Dec-2016 5:37 PM
Structural comparison between conventional and new liquid crystal panels (Graphic: Business Wire) OSAKA, Japan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Panasonic Liquid Crystal Display Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of Panasonic Corporation, today announced it has deve

The Walkley Foundation for Journalism

Freelance photographer Andrew Quilty has won the Gold Walkley Award for his extraordinary body of work, “The Man on the Operating Table”.

03-Dec-2016 12:07 AM
As a freelance photojournalist based in Kabul, Quilty has relentlessly pursued complex and important stories in a country that — after some 14 years of war — may have receded from the world’s front pages, but is no less dangerous or critical to u

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Cerevance Launched with New Technology, Drug Portfolio and $36M in Cash to Tackle Brain Diseases

02-Dec-2016 6:42 PM
OSAKA, Japan & CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TOKYO:4502): This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: &

Victorian Health


02-Dec-2016 2:19 PM
Victoria’s greatest health promotion projects have been recognised for their dedication to creating and supporting healthier and happier communities across the state at VicHealth’s annual awards night.


Governor-General accepts Patronage of Arthritis New Zealand

02-Dec-2016 12:27 PM
Arthritis New Zealand delighted Governor-General accepts Patronage

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Wipro Wins Infrastructure Deal from Australia-based Oil and Gas Company, Woodside

02-Dec-2016 11:11 AM
BANGALORE, India & EAST BRUNSWICK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting, and business process services company, today announced that it has been a

Safekids Aotearoa

Gift buying tips: 6 safety questions to ask

02-Dec-2016 11:02 AM
Safekids Aotearoa and Retail NZ are reminding parents and grandparents to think about safety when shopping for Christmas gifts.

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

ADM Announces Sale of Stake in GrainCorp

02-Dec-2016 10:24 AM
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) announced today that it has entered into an underwriting agreement to sell its 19.9 percent ownership stake in GrainCorp Limited (ASX: GNC) for a total value of about A$387

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Visa to Acquire CardinalCommerce to Secure and Accelerate Digital Commerce

02-Dec-2016 10:18 AM
  Next-generation fraud solutions will help secure transactions made by browser, mobile app, or connected devices   SAN FRANCISCO & MENTOR, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Visa (NYSE:V) today announced an agreement to acquire Ca

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Trustech 2016, at the Top of the Bill

02-Dec-2016 10:07 AM
  CANNES, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--This time, it was the stars of the trust-based technologies industry and other budding talents who climbed the steps of the Palais des Festivals for the first Cannes edition of TRUSTECH. Lead by

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Murex Tops Two Categories in the Chartis RiskTech100® Rankings

02-Dec-2016 10:03 AM
  Climbs one spot higher in the top 10 and named category leader for Sell-side and Enterprise Collateral Management   PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Murex, the leading provider of trading, risk management and processing solutions

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Florida’s Parrish Medical Center is the First Hospital to Commit to All 12 Actionable Patient Safety Solutions (APSS)

02-Dec-2016 8:57 AM
2016 Patient Safety Movement fishing trip with former President Jimmy Carter and First Lady Rosalynn Carter. (Photo: Business Wire)   IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Patient Safety Movement Foundation (PSMF) is

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

GVK BIO Announces Launch of a GMP Compliant Analytical Services Laboratory

02-Dec-2016 8:44 AM
Capabilities developed to offer Development & Validation of research methods & compendial testing of API, finished products & raw materials to life sciences industry globally   HYDERABAD, India--(BUSINESS WIRE)-

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Hilton Hotels & Resorts Debuts in Heart of Brooklyn

02-Dec-2016 8:32 AM
Iconic Schermerhorn Factory Transforms into Stunning Hilton Brooklyn New York   Hilton Hotels & Resorts today celebrates its arrival in Brooklyn's Boerum Hill with the landmark opening of Hilton Brooklyn New York. (P

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Corporate Social Responsibility Related News Releases and Story Ideas for Reporters, Bloggers and Media Outlets

02-Dec-2016 8:28 AM
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Following are the latest Corporate Social Responsibility news releases and story ideas available from Business Wire. These recaps, curated by Business Wire, provide reporters and bloggers around the glob

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Hilton’s Curio Collection Premieres in New York City with Art-Deco Renwick Hotel

02-Dec-2016 8:23 AM
One-of-a-kind Property Pays Homage to the Building’s Creative Heritage   Hilton’s Curio Collection Premieres in New York City with Art-Deco Renwick Hotel (Photo: Business Wire) NEW YORK & MCLEAN, Va.--(BUSINESS

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

QuintilesIMS Named Best Full-service Provider CRO in 2016 Scrip Awards

02-Dec-2016 8:19 AM
Award acknowledges the critical role CROs play in drug development DANBURY, Conn. & RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--QuintilesIMS has been recognized by the 2016 Scrip Awards as the Best Full-service Provid

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