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2013-11-05 23:03:58

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Report on China’s Raw Milk Powder Market Supply and Demand. London (PRWEB) November 05, 2013 Brief Introduction: This report mainly researches into the status quo of China’s raw milk powder market and the predictable prospect. The data quoted in the report not only include data from home and abroad, but also, more importantly, data acquired by researchers who conducted field investigation. Research Background Raw milk...

2013-11-05 23:02:11

New Zealand port adopts real time TPMS from Identec and Advantage PressurePro™ to improve operational costs, efficiency and safety. Harrisonville, MO and Lustenau, Austria (PRWEB) November 05, 2013 Lyttelton Port of Christchurch (LPC) has recently installed real-time monitoring technology from Identec Solutions and Advantage PressurePro™ to automatically check the condition of tires on its straddle carrier container handling equipment. The New Zealand port operator has implemented the...

2013-11-04 16:23:58

VANCOUVER, Nov. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - TAG Oil Ltd. (the "Company") (TSX: TAO) and (OTCQX: TAOIF), reports that new wells in the Company's drilling program underway in the Taranaki Basin of New Zealand are showing encouraging results. These wells are part of an extensive New Zealand drilling campaign targeting significant hydrocarbon potential in lower risk shallow oil prospects and deeper high-impact gas-condensate prospects in the Taranaki Basin, and unconventional prospects in...

Revision Of The Liverwort Radula Buccinifera Complex
2013-10-31 11:05:43

Pensoft Publishers The supposedly widespread and variable Australasian liverwort species Radula buccinifera is nothing of the kind. The species was described in 1844, and reported for New Zealand in 1855. It has gone on to be the most commonly collected species in both countries, yet it doesn't even occur in New Zealand, according to results of research led by Dr Matt Renner at Royal Botanic Gardens & Domain Trust. Molecular and morphological evidence show that what was thought to...

2013-10-28 23:27:38

PineNutOil.org, the leading producer and supplier of Siberian Pine Nut Oil, is now offering 50 percent off shipping costs to Australia and New Zealand. PineNutOil.org sells only the highest-quality, 100 percent cold-pressed pine nut oil products. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 28, 2013 PineNutOil.org announces a new discount in shipping costs – consumers in Australia and New Zealand can now receive 50 percent off shipping costs on all pine nut oil products. Aside from the best-selling...

2013-10-28 08:28:49

- Demonstrated Lack of Late Lumen Loss Progression Over 18 Months in Conjunction with Excellent Tissue Healing - DURHAM, N.C., Oct. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Micell Technologies, Inc. today announced that imaging and clinical results from the DESSOLVE I and DESSOLVE II trials of its MiStent Sirolimus Eluting Absorbable Polymer Coronary Stent System (MiStent SES(®)) were presented at the 25th Annual Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) Conference held in San...

2013-10-24 23:33:04

Comedian Rhys Darby (Flight of the Conchords, Yes Man, The Boat That Rocked) provides narration and sound effects for interactive children's story book app available on Apple's App Store. Auckland, New Zealand (PRWEB) October 24, 2013 Yoozoo Books, a new children's book app publisher, today announced the release of Have You Heard, a children’s story book and game app for iPad. With narration and sound effects from Rhys Darby, the app is for kids of all ages. Have You Heard...

2013-10-23 16:23:35

VANCOUVER, Oct. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - TAG Oil Ltd. (TSX: TAO) and (OTCQX: TAOIF), announces that unconventional oil and gas specialists Stephen L. Dutnell, P.E. and David B. Cornue P.G., C.H.M.M., have joined the Company's operational team on a long-term contract basis. Mr. Dutnell and Mr. Cornue will be based in TAG's newly established operational base in the city of Napier on the East Coast of New Zealand's North Island. TAG is pursuing the major unconventional resource...

2013-10-22 12:28:04

DUNEDIN, New Zealand and HERSHEY, Pa., Oct. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Edge has signed an agreement with America's Choice Provider Network (ACPN) for access to Cxbladder. ACPN offers a medical network solution for more than 14 million Americans through its client base consisting of insurance carriers, third party administrators, health and welfare funds, employer groups and self-insured health plans. This follows Pacific Edge's recent announcement of the agreement with FedMed...

2013-10-17 08:25:59

First of its kind in Asia Pacific BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- General Media Communications, Inc., publisher of Penthouse Magazine, announced today the grand opening of The Penthouse Club Auckland, the first location of a branded Penthouse Club in the Asia Pacific region. The Penthouse Club Auckland is owned and operated by brothers John and Michael Chow, founders of Delores Properties and successful real estate developers and operators of fitness centers and...


Latest New Zealand Reference Libraries

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...

Common Brushtail Possum, Trichosurus vulpecula
2013-09-23 13:56:03

The common brushtail possum (Trichosurus vulpecula) is a species of marsupial that is classified within the Phalangeridae family. It can be found in Australia in a range that extends from northern, eastern, several eastern areas of Australia, Tasmania, and a number of islands like Barrow Island and Kangaroo Island. This species was introduced into New Zealand in 1840, where it has now become an abundant species. It prefers to reside in a variety of habitats including semiarid areas, forests,...

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