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2014-06-12 23:13:23

Taking place June 13 to June 14, 2014, Max International will be hosting the Australia and New Zealand Road to Diamond and Convention for their associates. Taking place on Australia’s Gold Coast, Max International associates will receive the education and training from top employees and executives. (PRWEB) June 12, 2014 Max International announces their upcoming Australia and New Zealand Road to Diamond and Convention. Taking place June 13 through June 14, 2014, the convention will...

2014-06-11 23:00:21

Inaugural DAE golf tournament wins over Taupo. Orlando Florida (PRWEB) June 12, 2014 The inaugural golf event hosted by award-winning worldwide exchange provider, DAE, in Taupo, New Zealand in May has been labelled an overall success by players and organisers. Run in partnership with local timeshare Resorts, Lake Edge Resort and Lakeside Villas, and the Taupo Golf Club, the DAE Invitational 45 Hole Golf Classic attracted around 70 players, with both local and international visitor...

2014-06-11 12:28:19

Exclusive distribution agreement provides access to new market of more than 95,000 patient beds NASHVILLE, Tenn., June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nashville, Tennessee-based Lincor Solutions Inc. today announced it has signed an exclusive distribution agreement with Australia-based technology company Hills Health Solutions to deploy Lincor's interactive patient engagement technology for the first time in acute care hospitals and senior living facilities in Australia and New Zealand....

2014-06-09 08:20:42

International Study Analyzed Vacation Spending Habits Among Residents in Asia, North America, South America, Europe and Australia/New Zealand; Study Found Taxes, Baggage Fees and Booking Fees Rank 1-2-3 in List of "Most Annoying" Travel Fees BELLEVUE, Wash., June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Expedia.com®, one of the world's largest full service online travel sites*, revealed the results of a study that showed marked contrasts in the way that residents of different countries save for...

2014-06-05 23:04:33

Classic Holidays Acquires Monad Pacific Management Orlando, Florida (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 Australian Timeshare Management company, Classic Holidays, has this week confirmed their acquisition of New Zealand-based Monad Pacific Management Limited. Monad manages 13 timeshare resorts across New Zealand, with approximately 13,000 member families under management. The acquisition, effective June 30, makes Classic Holidays the largest timeshare management company in Australia and New Zealand....

2014-06-03 23:11:11

Mobile advertising leaders come together to promote location-based marketing tools for large agencies, merchants and publishers in Australia and New Zealand. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 Moasis Global, creators of the Intelligent Location Engine marketing platform, today announced a partnership with Snakk Media Ltd (NZAX: SNK), one of the fastest growing mobile advertising technology companies in Australia and New Zealand. Snakk has also made an investment in Moasis in support...

2014-05-30 23:09:37

Award-winning learning system celebrates 10 years of providing online education to more than 1 million language lovers worldwide. Christchurch, New Zealand (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 Giving users a simpler and more convenient way to master a new language, Rocket Languages today announced a new redesign of its mobile apps for Android and iOS. The apps are available for free download at Google Play and the Apple App Store, and are another step towards Rocket Languages goal of helping anyone learn...

2014-05-29 23:00:30

DAE Appoints New Zealand Customer Service Manager Orlando, Florida (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 Worldwide holiday exchange provider, DAE, has appointed a new manager to oversee its New Zealand operations. Keron Whitehead commenced her role this week as Customer Service/Operations Manager for DAE New Zealand. Announcing the appointment, DAE’s Regional Manager – Australia and New Zealand, Gary Fog, said Ms. Whitehead would bring a wealth of skills and experience as a manger to head up...

2014-05-28 08:32:22

DUNEDIN, New Zealand and HERSHEY, Pa., May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Edge announced today that it has entered into a contractual agreement with MultiPlan, Inc. for diagnostic laboratory testing. The agreement includes Pacific Edge's participation in the MultiPlan, PHCS and PHCS Savility Networks. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131015/MM98246LOGO The agreement is the fourth signed with national provider networks by Pacific Edge since October 2013 and is another step in...

2014-05-27 08:29:31

NEW YORK, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A recent New Zealand study published in the American Journal of Public Health, which claims to exonerate a link between fluoride and lowered IQ, is scientifically flawed and reveals blatant examiner bias, says the Fluoride Action Network (FAN). The study's co-author, pro-fluoridation activist and dentist Jonathan Broadbent, claimed: "Our findings will hopefully help to put another nail in the coffin of the complete canard that...


Latest New Zealand Reference Libraries

Archey’s Frog, Leiopelma archeyi
2014-08-27 09:54:56

Archey’s frog (Leiopelma archeyi) is one of three or four living species within the Leiopelma genus, which holds frogs that are native to New Zealand. This species can only be found along the Coromandel Peninsula and because it has not changed much throughout the past two hundred million years, it is considered to be a living fossil. Little is known about the habits of Archey’s frog, but it is known to be terrestrial, inhabiting damp areas at high elevations. It is thought that males...

Holarchaea novaeseelandiae
2014-04-07 13:00:17

Holarchaea novaeseelandiae is one of only two described species in the genus Holarchaea and is native to New Zealand. This spider is very small at less than 1.5 millimeters long. It is shiny black, brown, olive, or beige in color. The head region is clearly distinguished, features eight eyes, and a few setae. It occurs only in the forests of New Zealand. It lives in humid environments and has been found on moss, ferns, and plant litter. Image Caption: adult Holarchaea sp. from New...

Waitoreke
2014-02-05 16:37:44

The Waitoreke is a cryptid from New Zealand described as being otter-like. Its name derived from “Wai” is a Maori word for water. The rest of the word has different translations, but the common one is “toreke,” which means to disappear. Together the name could translate into “disappears into water” or another translation is a “disappearing water specter.” The usual description is a small otter-like creature about the size of a cat. It has brownish short fur and short...

Saker GT
2014-02-01 08:44:08

Saker Sports Cars is an automobile manufacturer based in New Zealand, founded in 1989. The company’s name comes from a bird of prey that is found in the Middle East and Central Asia. The first Saker, the SV1, was designed and built by Bruce Turnbull. Saker vehicles are built as touring race cars, but can be made legal for the road in the UK, Japan and New Zealand. The SV1 was built in a limited number. It had a steel space-frame chassis, a fiberglass body, used a variety of V-6 and...

Kina, Evechinus chloroticus
2013-11-15 10:54:52

Kina (Evechinus chloroticus) is a sea urchin that is native to New Zealand. This echinoderm belongs to the family Echinometridae and it has the potential to reach a maximum diameter of 16 to 17 centimeters. It is scattered throughout New Zealand and in some northern and southern offshore islands. It can be found in shallow waters around 12 to 14 meters deep, although there are also intertidal populations located in the north of both the North and South Islands. It shows a preference for...

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Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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