Review reveals relaxed ‘distancing requirements’ on public transport

Review reveals relaxed ‘distancing requirements’ on public transport

In a media release today, the Ministry of Health says that public transport distancing requirements will be ‘relaxed’. The physical distancing requirements on transport for the public has been reviewed by the MOH (Ministry of Health) to act and see whether they are still required at lockdown Alert Level 2....

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NZ Police: Successful trial of Lumi, a real-time screening of suspected drug samples

NZ Police: Successful trial of Lumi, a real-time screening of suspected drug samples

Police last week saw Canterbury Police District join a trial, in gaining access to Lumi to assist frontline staff with the real-time screening of suspected drug samples. Counties Manukau and Central Districts also took part in this trial. From September 4th, results showed that Lumi has been adopted by frontline...

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PM Jacinda Ardern to extend COVID-19 Alert Levels

PM Jacinda Ardern to extend COVID-19 Alert Levels

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says Cabinet has decided to extend the COVID-19 alert levels for New Zealand. “On the advice of the Director-General, Cabinet has decided on a short extension to the current restrictions of Alert Level 2.5 for Auckland, and Level 2 for the rest of the country.” It’s...

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$80k in Scholarships: Graduate Women New Zealand

$80k in Scholarships: Graduate Women New Zealand

Graduate Women New Zealand (GWNZ) has awarded more than $1,000,000 in scholarship grants for women’s education since the year 2010. For women’s studies in 2021, GWNZ has awarded over $81,000 for 12 scholarship winners. The awards were selected from 115 applicants, and the awardees were chosen for their academic excellence...

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Daily COVID-19 Developments (14.09.20)

Daily COVID-19 Developments (14.09.20)

There is 1 new total case of COVID-19 to report in New Zealand today. The case is a female child who is epidemiologically linked to an existing case connected to the Botany sub-cluster which has been genomically linked to the Auckland cluster. The total number of active cases of COVID-19...

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COVID-19 case went to Shore Gym, Supermarket and Warehouse Store

COVID-19 case went to Shore Gym, Supermarket and Warehouse Store

Auckland’s Regional Public Health Service confirmed yesterday evening that a person diagnosed as having COVID-19 visited several places in the community before knowing they had symptoms of COVID-19. The person diagnosed went to a Les Mills gym in Takapuna, Countdown Supermarket in Milford and The Warehouse in Milford. A spokesperson...

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1 new case of COVID-19 in New Zealand (14.09.20)

1 new case of COVID-19 in New Zealand (14.09.20)

There is 1 new total case of COVID-19 to report in New Zealand today. The case is a female child who is epidemiologically linked to an existing case connected to the Botany sub-cluster which has been genomically linked to the Auckland cluster. The total number of active cases of COVID-19...

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