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2014-04-28 08:30:56

ATLANTA and MELBOURNE, Australia, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alimera Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALIM) (Alimera), a biopharmaceutical company that specializes in the research, development and commercialization of prescription ophthalmic pharmaceuticals, today announced that it has signed an exclusive five-year agreement with Specialised Therapeutics Australia (STA) for the distribution in Australia and New Zealand of ILUVIEN®, Alimera's sustained release intravitreal injection for...

2014-04-23 08:40:02

DUBLIN, Apr. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/snzds9/it_market_in_new) has announced the addition of the "IT Market in New Zealand 2014-2018" report to their offering. (Logo:http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) The analysts forecast the IT market in New Zealand to grow at a CAGR of 4.75 percent over the period 2013-2018. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increasing need to improve...

2014-04-21 12:22:49

The New Zealand-based company chose the integrated Paradigm product suite to replace its existing multi-vendor implementation KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, April 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Paradigm(®) (www.pdgm.com) announced today that Todd Energy, a leading energy provider in New Zealand, has acquired a comprehensive suite of the company's seismic interpretation, formation evaluation and reservoir modeling software solutions. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140417/76349 A major...

2014-04-08 23:04:24

Vista Entertainment Solutions, the global leader in cinema exhibition software, is expanding into the wider film industry sector with an agreement to acquire a stake in MACCS International, the global leader in film distribution software. (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 Vista will buy an initial 25% stake, with an option to increase to 50%, in a deal that Chief Executive Murray Holdaway described as the New Zealand-based company’s first serious move to become a major global provider of all...

2014-04-08 04:21:27

Special 15 per cent discount and 1,500 KrisFlyer miles promotion for KrisFlyer members renting a car with Hertz from April 1 to July 31, 2014 LONDON, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hertz Corporation (NYSE: HTZ), the world's leading general use car rental brand, is celebrating 15 years of partnership with KrisFlyer, the frequent flyer program of Singapore Airlines, the world's most awarded airline. In honor of this occasion, KrisFlyer members from around the world will be entitled to a 15...

2014-04-02 08:34:35

Technology Also Offers Potential for Human TB Tests, as Well as Animal and Human TB and Other Vaccines PALMERSTON NORTH, New Zealand, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PolyBatics, Inc., whose novel biobead platform offers applications for diagnostics, antigen delivery/vaccines, bioseparations and many other uses, today announced the start of field trials of a unique tuberculosis (TB) skin test based on the company's bionanoparticle technology. The PolyBatics Assign-bTB product is a DIVA...

2014-04-02 04:21:04

Manufacturers need to assuage consumer apprehensions by backing their health claims with scientific validation SYDNEY, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Functional beverage manufacturers are acknowledging consumer demand for natural and organic beverages by investing in product innovation, new flavours, and the introduction of balanced nutrients and environment-friendly packages. The segments to benefit the most from this rising preference for organic beverages are sugar-free energy drinks and...

2014-04-02 04:20:30

LONDON, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mott MacDonald, a leading global management, engineering and sustainable development consultancy, has acquired AWT, a specialist water technology and consulting company based in New Zealand and Australia. The acquisition is part of Mott MacDonald's business strategy to broaden the services the company offers in the Australasia region. AWT has provided science and engineering based services across the water sector for over 20 years....

2014-03-26 23:33:04

After seeing so many old friends cut down before their time, one woman decides it is time for Death to take a holiday. "How To Avoid Dying From Invisible Causes" is a newly-released report from Carolyn Hansen. WHANGAREI, NEW ZEALAND (PRWEB) March 26, 2014 CarolynHansenFitness.com Sustainable Fitness Solutions announces release of special report "How To Avoid Dying From Invisible Causes" - http://CarolynHansenFitness.com/invisiblecauses1/ - April 1, 2014. Living the...

2014-03-26 23:27:48

SenPhi Technologies Limited, a leading provider of design and implementation services for management systems that enhance business performance, announced today that it has signed a reseller agreement with global Business Intelligence (BI) vendor, Yellowfin. (PRWEB) March 26, 2014 The agreement will see SenPhi – headquartered in Wellington, New Zealand – provide Yellowfin’s easy-to-use BI solution, and associated suite of professional services, to its clients throughout New Zealand....


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
bodacious
  • Remarkable; prodigious.
  • Audacious; gutsy.
  • Completely; extremely.
  • Audaciously; boldly.
  • Impressively great in size; enormous; extraordinary.
This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'
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