Oceania Newswire (Page 9)

Oceania Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Oceania. (Page 9)

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  1. Likuliku grabs Hall of Fame AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Fiji Times

    Management and staff members of Likuliku Lagoon Resort with the Hall of Fame Award during the ANZ Fiji Excellence in Tourism Awards at the Sheraton Fiji Resort Denarau in Nadi at the weekend. Picture: BALJEET SINGH ONE of the Mamanuca Group's five-star properties was awarded the first ever ANZ Fiji Excellence in Tourism's Hall of Fame Award for their contribution to Fiji's tourism industry.

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  2. Adi Meretui joins SODELPA campRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Fiji Times

    She said she was amazed by Fiji's rich cultural heritage after a long absence, but was also alarmed at the rapid loss of its languages, cultural identity and the deterioration and respect for traditional chiefly leadership and cultural institutions. Adi Meretui had served in the Ministry of Fijian Affairs Department of Heritage and Culture and was the director of Fiji Museum before she retired in 2017.

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  3. Training space for womenRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Fiji Times

    WOMEN of Ba now have a productivity centre where they could learn to harness their talents to earn an income for themselves and their families. The members of 79 women's clubs in Ba were recently given a training centre which would be run by the Ba Women's Forum.

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  4. Royalty-hosting luxury lodge placed on the market for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Scoop

    The land, buildings and business encompassing one of the North Island's most exclusive luxury lodges - which once hosted the Queen Mother during a royal tour of New Zealand - have been placed on the market for sale. Deemed one of the "jewels in the crown" of Hawke's Bay's tourism sector, heritage __ Greenhill Lodge is an executive venue some 15 minutes from Hastings - catering for a mix of wealthy New Zealanders and discerning international guests.

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  5. Strong nib NZ 1H and outlook leads to Group guidance updateRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Scoop

    In addition, NZD premium revenue rose $1.3 million to $106.4 million. The first half performance combined with a positive outlook for the remainder of the fiscal year has resulted in nib upgrading its consolidated full year guidance.

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  6. Non-religious New Zealanders encouraged to say so in CensusRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Scoop

    Posters are going up across New Zealand today as part of a national advertising campaign calling for New Zealanders who don't practice a religion to identify as not religious in the upcoming Census on 6 March. The campaign is led by the Humanist Society of New Zealand, who give a voice to the growing numbers of non-religious New Zealanders in public policy and debate on contemporary ethical issues.

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  7. Man in serious condition after crash at Levels, TimaruRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Timaru Herald

    One person died after a single vehicle crash on Pareora Gorge Road, Maungati, in the early hours of Sunday morning. It was the second fatal crash in South Canterbury this year.

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  8. The Perth suburbs dodging WA's population boomRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Canberra Times

    Western Australia welcomed an additional 500,000 residents into the state in the ten years to 2016, with some Perth councils nearly doubling in size to absorb the intake. There were however, four local councils that kept growth in their suburbs to less than five per cent - compared to the state average growth rate of 24.8 per cent.

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  9. 'Spiky Kiwi' Warren Gatland will be Wales' 'First ...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    Warren Gatland will only be truly venerated in Wales if he wins the World Cup, says former Welsh great Phil Bennett. Welsh rugby great Phil Bennett says "spiky New Zealander" Warren Gatland would have to win the World Cup to be truly loved in Wales,.

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  10. These suburbs under $400,000 are tipped to outshine SydneyRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Mercury

    NINE Queensland suburbs are tipped to return more bang for buck than star performers Sydney and Melbourne - and they're about 50 per cent cheaper too. Ipswich is expected to see stronger returns than Sydney with a median price that's about half the southern capital.

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  11. Proposed Northland broiler farm has residents up in armsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    Around 60 people attended a meeting held at the Arapohue Hall in Dargaville last Thursday to discuss concerns over a proposed Tegel broiler chicken farm being built near Dargaville. If the project - at Mititai on State Highway 12 - goes ahead it will be the largest broiler farm in New Zealand with 32 large free range sheds accommodating up to 1.3million chickens.

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  12. Kiwi actress Robyn Malcolm on combining cleavage and credibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    The 52-year-old Ashburton-born star of Shortland Street , Outrageous Fortune and Upper Middle Bogan says she is "not the ice queen and I never will be". "There is a beautiful, slow burning alchemy that happens with these really wonderful characters," she says of her most famous roles, which have included crime bossess, bogans and fierce matriarchs.

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  13. Christchurch Public Meeting: Complete U-Turn By Labour And NZ First On TPPRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Scoop

    The government are planning to sign the re-branded Trans Pacific Partnership in Chile on March 8th. Then they will begin the ratification process.

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  14. a oeBloodbatha : Cruise liner brawl sends guests fleeing to cabinsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    A South Pacific cruise was interrupted by brawls apparently caused by a 23-member family who threw punches at other passengers, some of whom said they locked themselves in cabins to escape three days of violence. The Carnival Legend arrived in its home port of Melbourne on Saturday, a day after a family was offloaded in an unscheduled stop in Eden, New South Wales in Australia.

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  15. Drill operation takes no prisonersRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Mark McKay's drilling company, McKay Drilling, operates out of a custom-built maintenance depot and hardstand in Wangara, sporting one of the biggest slabs of 170mm thick concrete in the area. Designed to support the manoeuvres of drill rigs and support vehicles, all at near maximum gross vehicle mass of up to 42 tonne, the workshop is always busy with maintenance, building new products and drill consumables, and keeping the rigs on the road and available for call-out or contract services.

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  16. Oamaru encounter makes Graham Norton ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Otago Daily Times

    Downton Abbey star Jim Carter and his wife, Oscar - onominated Imelda Staunton , with Portside Restaurant staff Jacqui Fodie, Rachel Webb and Lucy Bloxsom. Photo: Supplied A celebrity encounter with British acting royalty at an Oamaru restaurant has made it on to the Graham Norton Show .

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  17. New Naenae College principal proud to celebrate cultural diversityRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Dominion Post

    New Naenae College principal Nic Richards is keen to celebrate the school's cultural diversity. He said students like Head Boy Jesaiah Pham and Head Girl Whairora Kennedy, both 17, represent the changing face of New Zealand society.

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  18. Flying from Auckland to Nadi with Fiji AirwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

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  19. South Koreans, Dutch lead team pursuit; Team USA lastRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    Second is never good enough for the Dutch in speedskating, and when it happens in the men's team pursuit qualifying, it means trouble. The strongest speedskating nation could not beat the qualifying time of South Korea but still comfortably reached Wednesday's semifinal stage along with New Zealand and Norway.

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  20. 'We have become a business-bashing country': BCA boss pins company tax cuts hopes on US missionRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    The nation's peak business group is preparing a new offensive to urge crossbench senators to back Malcolm Turnbull's sweeping company tax cuts, warning an "ideological hatred" of corporate Australia threatens to weaken wages and jobs growth for a decade. The campaign will seize on the Prime Minister's meeting with Donald Trump in Washington DC this Friday to contrast the "open for business" approach in the US with the furious debate in Australia over the tax paid by big companies.

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