Tuesday, 02 September 2014

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  • Compac Sorting Equipment win prestigious international award

    16:10 | 2/9/14
    Scoop
    Tuesday 2 September 2014, Auckland Compac Sorting Equipment’s success as a world leader in horticulture postharvest technology has recently been recognised by the International Society for Horticultural Science (ISHS). Compac was awarded the inaugural ... more»
  • New E-Incident Management Project Kicks into Action!

    15:58 | 2/9/14
    Scoop
    Work has now commenced on a new electronic incident management system for South Island DHBs; a project which promises to improve patient safety outcomes and support a reduction in all types of risk for DHB patients, staff and visitors across the region. more»
  • Luxottica CEO Guerra Steps Down, Company Adopts Co-CEO Model

    15:56 | 2/9/14
    NASDAQ
    In late March 2014, search engine giant Google, Inc. (GOOG, GOOGL) entered into a strategic partnership with Luxottica to develop innovative wearable smart eye devices for Google Glass. Under the deal, the two companies will collaborate to design, ... more»
  • Maori Business Conference Serving up Success in Whanganui

    15:34 | 2/9/14
    Scoop
    Maori success in business is on the menu this year at the 27th annual Federation of Maori Authorities National Conference. The conference boasts a superb banquet dinner designed by the MasterChef 2014 winners Karena and Kasey Bird. The dinner ... more»
  • Led Zeppelin Makes Fashion Statement With Paul Smith Scarf Range

    15:33 | 2/9/14
    Billboard
    ... be reinterpreted on some, images from the upcoming reissues of albums Led Zeppelin IV and Houses of Holy have already been jacquard-woven onto two further scarves, and a new design has been created for a sixth scarf. Each will enjoy a limited ... more»
  • MediaPA, announces new Chicago based client – GM Scientific

    15:33 | 2/9/14
    Scoop
    Leading Hamilton Social Media and Public Relations Company MediaPA has clinched a significant global online marketing deal to provide its unique marketing and PR services to a multi- million dollar United States business. more»
  • China replaces Communist Party leader in coal-rich province amid 'corruption ...

    15:22 | 2/9/14
    Reuters
    Ren is the latest target of an intensifying crackdown on corruption under President Xi Jinping. Liu Yunshan, a member of the ... Shanxi is one of China's top coal producing provinces and its economy boomed on the back of soaring energy demand over the ... more»
  • Japan Wages Rising Most Since 1997 Not Enough to Beat Inflation

    15:22 | 2/9/14
    Businessweek
    Vocational school students arrive for a rally to start off job-hunting in Tokyo, Japan. Photographer: Yuriko Nakao/Bloomberg. Japanese wages rose in July by the most since 1997, helping consumers cope with increasing living costs as Prime Minister Shinzo ... more»
  • Raycom Stations Dark To DirecTV Customers

    15:22 | 2/9/14
    Multichannel News
    Raycom Media stations went dark to DirecTV customers after the parties could no/t reach a retransmission consent agreement. Summer may be unofficially over but the retrans blackout season is beginning to heat up, with about 53 stations owned by ... more»
  • Here's why Greencross Limited is a great buy today

    15:22 | 2/9/14
    Motley Fool Australia
    TPG Star yesterday completed its 'sell-down' to institutional investors of its 16.6% stake in Greencross Limited (ASX: GXL), which saw the stock trading as low as $9.63 during the day. more»
  • Is Macquarie Group Ltd a buy?

    15:11 | 2/9/14
    Motley Fool Australia
    Over the past three years Australia's premier investment bank, Macquarie Group Ltd (ASX: MQG), has been one of the best performing blue-chip stocks on the ASX. more»
  • Great Barrier Reef dredge dumping plan could be shelved

    15:11 | 2/9/14
    Yahoo!7 News
    Sydney (AFP) - An India-backed mining consortium could shelve controversial plans to dump dredging waste in the Great Barrier Reef, with alternative sites on land being considered amid growing environmental concerns, Australia said Tuesday. more»
  • Australia Building Approvals Rise More Than Expected In July

    15:00 | 2/9/14
    RTT News
    The number of building approvals in Australia increased at a faster-than-expected rate in July, data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics showed Tuesday. more»
  • Things to do in Sudbury: Sept. 2

    15:00 | 2/9/14
    The Sudbury Star
    Space is limited. Register at HYPERLINK “http://www.sudburylibraries.ca/”www.sudburylibraries.ca. Small Business Seminar: The Greater Sudbury Public Library's Valley East branch and main branch on MacKenzie Street, in partnership with the Regional ... more»
  • Randall MacEwen Appointed President & CEO of Ballard Power Systems

    15:00 | 2/9/14
    Wall Street Journal
    "Ballard has benefited tremendously from the strong leadership provided by John over the past eight years as he successfully transformed Ballard to become the leading clean energy, fuel cell company," said Ian Bourne, Chairman of the Board of Directors. more»
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