Leading NZ life and health insurer Partners Life has confirmed a $200 million investment commitment from funds managed by Blackstone Tactical Opportunities.
Dr Frances Pitsilis looks at what can be done about fatigue, which is becoming a more common and serious complaint from many people. Watch her interview on Breakfast here.
In partnership with DC Rescue Dogs, Botany Town Centre hosted its inaugural Dog Adoption Drive to help find suitable new forever homes for puppies and dogs that are in need. Watch the interview on Breakfast TV here
Philanthropy New Zealand unveiled its Giving New Zealand report at a Who’s Who philanthropy event at Auckland’s Museum of Transport and Technology. It revealed a boom in people leaving money to charities in their wills, with a 29 per cent growth in the value of bequests to charities, up from $122 million in 2011 to $157m in 2014. Liz …
A new Smartpay app could make it easier for small businesses to collect payment from customers without having to set up a till. Watch video here.
The Santa arriving at The Palms Shopping Centre is the first Sensory Santa to visit New Zealand, and aims to make the treasured experience of meeting Santa, a much more pleasant experience for children with sensory disorders. Watch the video here.
A dog pen at Tauranga’s Bayfair Shopping Centre has set tails wagging and garnered an overwhelmingly positive response from customers. Dog owners can leave their dogs with water, toys and shelter while they shop. Centre manager Steve Ellingford said it was originally part of the centre’s plan to gain the highest accessibility rating – platinum – from social change agency Be …
The concrete jungle making the lives of new mums easier. A local community garden at Botany Town Centre providing meals for families with newborn babies and young children who are struggling with illness.