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Covid-19: Dr Ashley Bloomfield gives an update on NZ's ... - rnz.co.nz.

Jun 14, 2022 . On Sunday microbiologist Siouxsie Wiles told RNZ that with the new Omicron subvariants now in New Zealand the question is when the next wave of Covid-19 cases will hit. Another Covid-19 wave, combined with influenza with other respiratory illnesses, would make for a difficult winter for the health sector, Dr Wiles said..


'You're not going to get rich sitting on welfare': Luxon focused ... - RNZ.

Aug 02, 2022 . Speaking ahead of the latest unemployment rate update, which was expected to drop, Luxon told Morning Report having more people in jobs was a good thing.. Unemployment estimates had ranged between 2.8 percent and 3.1 percent from the current record low of 3.2 percent, with one measure of wages rising at an annual rate of more than 5.5 percent. "The ....


Sam Uffindell and student flatmates put on notice over filthy ….

Aug 10, 2022 . Embattled National MP Sam Uffindell was put on notice for living in one of North Dunedin's filthiest flats, described as a haven for vermin and disease by health inspectors. The Dundas St flat, inhabited by Uffindell and five other male students in 2004, prominently displayed a coat hook with women ....


Graham Nash: The 'boy' who still wants to know everything.

Jun 12, 2022 . I demand that of the universe - 'show me what you've got. I'm here, I've got my camera, I have a decent brain - show me, come on'. "I know I'm talking to nobody, I understand that, but at the same time I put myself in that position where magic will happen in front of me if I'm open enough, 360 degrees, if I'm open enough to be present.".


Covid-19 update: 8395 new community cases, 17 further deaths.

Audio. Listen duration 22 ... Flight disruptions as airlines cope with highest demand since pandemic began. 12:08 pm today ... Get the RNZ app. for ad-free news and current affairs. Top News stories Covid-19 update: 8395 new community cases, 17 further deaths;.


Covid-19 update: 5630 new community cases and 17 further deaths.

Jun 21, 2022 . Track the very latest Covid-19 data in New Zealand, with new charts on the currents trends from RNZ data journalist Farah Hancock. Covid-19 ....


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'I was like, do you know how to do your job?' - Call to rein in ... - RNZ.

Jun 21, 2022 . Email Amy.Williams@rnz.co.nz. A woman who wishes to remain anonymous, whom RNZ will call Sarah, believed her case was made worse by bad advice from an advocate which ultimately cost her the job. ... Pet Refuge plans for more centres to meet increasing demand; Get the RNZ app. for ad-free news and current affairs. Top News stories Covid-19 ....


Food charity run by farmers says demand increasing nationwide.

Jul 15, 2022 . A food charity set up during the first wave of Covid-19 says two years on demand is outstripping what they can supply. Photo: 123RF The Meat the Need charity takes donated livestock from farmers and processes it into premium ....


Moresby governor shocked at election violence | RNZ News.

Jul 27, 2022 . Bishops demand Government return to capital. The Catholic Bishops of Papua New Guinea said, in a statement, due to the volatile situation in Port Moresby, the caretaker Prime Minister, James Marape, and his Cabinet must return to the city, and sort out the problems resulting from the unruly election..


Pet Refuge plans for more centres to meet increasing demand.

Demand was sadly increasing - people were tired of Covid and struggling with the rising cost of living - a combination which could make for tense households, she said. Chapman, who started the shelter using the inheritance she received after her parents died, and with the support of sponsors, plans to open another one in the Auckland region ....


Queenstown flights backlog could take days to clear - Air NZ.

Jul 25, 2022 . Air New Zealand said it was looking to hire more than 1000 staff as the airline struggled to meet demand. Among the new hires would be 70 pilots and 500 cabin crew. Customer and sales officer Leanne Geraghty said it was a response to the school holiday logjam, caused by bad weather, staff illness, and increased demand..


Ship lined up for first NZ-run trans-Tasman shipping service in years.

Aug 08, 2022 . The company has bought a European-based, Malta registered, general cargo vessel Atlas Wind, to provide a monthly shipping service between regional New Zealand ports and Australia.. Move's executive director Chris Dunphy said the company has already secured a cornerstone customer, Biomar Australia, to ship fish food from Tasmania for aquaculture firms ....


Cheesy come, cheesy go as vegans eye a cheddar future at awards.

Jul 22, 2022 . One of the big winners in this week's NZ Cheese Awards was the Hohepa Hawke's Bay cheesery. But Hohepa is a cheese producer unlike any other. ... Video, Audio. Listen duration 7 ... Get the RNZ app. for ad-free news and current affairs. Top News stories St James in ruins: Greens' MP reignites calls for historic theatre revival ....


Head in the clouds? Call for NZ to take control of data storage | RNZ News.

Aug 01, 2022 . The FBI warns Auckland company Mega.NZ is being used by ransomware attackers. The company says it cannot rule out hackers are using its service to store patient data stolen from Waikato DHB. ... The ransom demand for Waikato DHB's hacked data would likely be in the millions or even tens of millions of dollars, and only payable by cryptocurrency ....


Air New Zealand offer cash incentives to attract workers after ….

Jun 23, 2022 . While there was more pent-up demand for travel than predicted, Nikki Dines said Air New Zealand had a head-start because it had progressively brought back staff. "Even though we didn't have any certainty about when borders would reopen, we wanted to make sure that we could get ahead of the game by bringing people back early," she said..


NZ refuses asylum for academic who spoke about election fixing ….

Jun 17, 2022 . New Zealand has refused to grant asylum to a human rights lawyer and academic who spoke out about election fixing in Russia. The woman and her two children fear they are at risk of being killed or seriously harmed in Russia by police or state security services after reporting the electoral fraud, and because she supported those opposing the government..


Covid-19 update: Eight further deaths, 6984 new cases in ….

Jul 01, 2022 . Top News stories Pro-choice protesters march on US embassy in Wellington; Plastic Free July: Recycling is the ambulance at the bottom of the cliff. It's time to teach kids to demand real change from the worst plastic producers; One person stabbed at Auckland mall; From tragedy to success: Medical student presented with prestigious awards.


Christopher Luxon joins Backbencher immortals - some strings ….

Aug 03, 2022 . Photo: RNZ / Katie Scotcher The pub across the road from Parliament has a long running tradition of creating caricature-style puppets inspired by New Zealand politicians. Luxon's figure, inspired by his career at Air New Zealand and a ....


Business confidence in a 'less gloomy holding pattern' - ANZ.

Jul 28, 2022 . The ANZ Bank's monthly survey of business confidence showed a net 57 percent of respondents expect the broader economy will deteriorate this year, from 63 percent pessimism in June.. The more closely followed firms' view of their own prospects was steady with a net 9 percent of firms expecting to be worse off..


Protesters demand action on domestic violence after woman is ….

The rally was called by the group Women in Anger just days after the latest killing of a woman at the hands of her partner. The marchers went from the seat of government to Congress and to the French High Commission to deliver a letter calling on support for their cause from France's First Lady, Brigitte Macron..