Young achievers get ICT Awards

Young achievers get ICT Awards Supplied Content Wellington, May 30, 2017 Aleisha Perry, Hyuck Yim and Nicole Priddey received industry recognition today when they received top ICT student awards at a ceremony held at the Wellington Institute of Technology (WelTec) in front of more than sixty programming students. The Intergen Young Achiever Awards are available to first year Bachelor of…

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Wine industry joins GIA biosecurity partnership

Nathan Guy Wellington, May 30, 2017 The wine industry has become the fourteenth industry sector to join the Government Industry Agreement (GIA) biosecurity partnership. It is very good news to have New Zealand Winegrowers working with the Ministry for Primary Industries and other industry partners on biosecurity. It means we can work together on preventing, managing and responding to the…

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Campaign against receiving goods launched

Supplied Content Auckland, May 29, 2017 The Police launched today a campaign targeting people responsible for receiving and dealing in stolen property from aggravated robberies. The month-long campaign – ‘There’s nothing good about stolen goods’ – is being run in partnership with Crimestoppers and offers a reward to people who provide information that leads to a successful prosecution. Police Commissioner…

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Bill English to visit Samoa

Supplied Content Wellington, May 29, 2017 Prime Minister Bill English will visit Samoa this week for the country’s 55th Independence Day celebrations. “The visit will be an opportunity to reaffirm the special relationship that exists between our countries and will include a celebration of 55 years of our Treaty of Friendship,” Mr English said. “I am looking forward to meeting…

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Indian couple mark double graduation

Massey University, Palmerston North May 29, 2017 Colleagues and friends joined Amit and Namrata Taneja last fortnight in celebrating their double graduation from Massey University College of Health from the Manawatu Campus based in Palmerston North. The couple met while studying Food Science at GND University in their hometown of Amritsar, Northern India, in 2000. Four years later Dr Taneja…

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