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Annual inflation at 1.1 percent as education prices fall

Press Release – Statistics New Zealand

The consumers price index (CPI) rose 0.5 percent in the March 2018 quarter, Stats NZ said today. The annual inflation rate was 1.1 percent, down from 1.6 percent in the year ended December 2017. Read more »

HiFX Morning Update, April 19, 2018

Press Release – HiFX

The NZDUSD opens at 0.7321 (mid-rate) this morning. All eyes this morning will be our Q1 inflation report due to hit the tapes at 10:45am. Markets are forecasting for inflation to rise 0.4% up from 0.1% in Q4. More importantly the annualised rate … Read more »

Unitec and Police Celebrate 15-Year Partnership

Press Release – UNITEC

April 18 Unitec Institute of Technology and New Zealand Police today celebrated 15 years of partnership, delivering the Pre-Police course to encourage greater diversity amongst Police recruits. Read more »

Survey of te reo revitalisation activities open

Press Release – He Reo Ora

Pnui ppho: He Reo Ora, he mahi rangahau m ng kaupapa me ng rauemi whakarauora i te reo Mori. Kei te twhera ki te 20 o Haratua 18 Paengawhwh 2018 Read more »

NZ government supports imperialist assault on Syria

Article – World Socialist Web Site

New Zealand Labour Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern declared on April 14 that New Zealand accepted the US-British-French missile strikes on Syria. Ardern revealed that her government had been informed about the attack hours in advance. Read more »

Engineering conference to bring boost to Hamilton

Press Release – Wintec

Engineering is one of the Waikatos most robust industries so its apt that the regions two largest educational providers have joined forces to host the Australasian Association for Engineering Educations (AAEE) annual conference in December this … Read more »

Education leader on taskforce to review schools

Press Release – Massey University

A Massey education leader who is passionate about the need for equity in education has been appointed to a government taskforce to undertake the biggest review in 30 years of the way our schools are governed, managed and administered. Read more »

Govt dragging its heels on Auckland schools

Press Release – New Zealand National Party

The Government needs to explain why it has put the Auckland Education Growth Plan on hold, Nationals Education Spokesperson Nikki Kaye says. Read more »

Māori Business Women Awards honour achievements

Press Release – Maori Women’s Development

After a 10 year hiatus Mori Womens Development Inc (MWDI) were proud to reignite the Mori Business Women Awards, a well attended event by leaders and entrepreneurs held at the Museum of Te Papa Tongarewa on April 14. Read more »

NZ’s first graduates in Global Humanitarian Engineering

Press Release – University of Canterbury

New Zealand’s first Global Humanitarian Engineering graduates has received their diplomas today at one of the University of Canterburys autumn graduation ceremonies. Read more »

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