Harcourts takes up partnership of Lantern and Diwali Festivals

Supplied Content Auckland, October 19, 2017 Harcourts has announced that the company will be a major partner of the Auckland Lantern and Diwali festivals in 2018, 2019 and 2020. Harcourts CEO Chris Kennedy said that it is a three-year commitment to two iconic Auckland events. “Diwali and the Lantern Festival are joyful celebrations of the cultural diversity that makes Auckland…

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Jacinda Ardern must tread carefully, very carefully

Labour to make government with New Zealand First and perhaps Greens Venkat Raman Auckland, October 19, 2017 Labour Party Leader Jacinda Ardern has emerged as the Prime-Minister-in-waiting about an hour ago after New Zealand First Party Leader Winston Peters announced that he would go with Labour into a coalition government. Ending Speculation His announcement ended 11 days of speculation as…

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Liquor delivery service solves more than one issue

Harmeet Sehgal New Zealand is coming to grips with on-demand liquor sales and its rapidly changing the way people shop for alcohol. The liquor industry constituted to $434 Million is sales for the June quarter nationally. Boosted by buoyant inbound tourism particularly sports tourism, liquor sales increased by 15% from the same quarter previous year. Increase in demand for liquor…

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Public help sought to end violence against women

Rob McCann Wellington, October 19, 2017 White Ribbon wants your help to end men’s violence and sexual harassment against women. The Weinstein allegations and subsequent ‘Me too’ Facebook status have demonstrated in a very public manner what family violence organisations have known for a long time. That while one in three women experience violence in their lifetime, the number of…

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ANZ honours four Indians at Diwali festival

Venkat Raman Auckland, October 26, 2017 ANZ honoured four persons of Indian origin as the country’s largest commercial bank celebrated Diwali with its customers, staff and prominent members of the community. Dhansukh Lal, Beant Singh Jedor, Vanisa Dhiru and Manisha Morar were among those named for this year’s awards for their achievements in various fields. Dance performances by Ratna Venkat…

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