Media industry needs ‘education action’ to grow Creative Economy for recovery

Media industry needs ‘education action’ to grow Creative Economy for recovery

An urgent call for action to transform New Zealand’s creative sector into an economic engine will help with recovery following COVID-19 implications on the economy. UP Education Group CEO Mark Rushworth says that unleashing the creative economy can give insights for industry leaders working within the creative sector to improve...

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Royal New Zealand College GPs happy with Vaccine rollout plan, keen to see ‘how’

Royal New Zealand College GPs happy with Vaccine rollout plan, keen to see ‘how’

The Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners (RNZCGP) is pleased to hear of the vaccine rollout plan that was announced yesterday. Getting the country’s GPs and general practice staff vaccinated will be of soon-in-detailed logistics to vaccinate the wider health sector. “For over a year our GP members have...

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1 new case of COVID-19 in managed isolation

1 new case of COVID-19 in managed isolation

There is 1 new case of COVID-19 to report today in managed isolation, none in the community. The new case arrived on March 8 from the United States They person tested positive on day 0 and is staying in a quarantine facility in Auckland. The total number of active COVID-19...

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Vaccination starts for Families of Border Workers – Dr Ashley Bloomfield

Vaccination starts for Families of Border Workers – Dr Ashley Bloomfield

The first large-scale COVID-19 vaccination clinic opened in South Auckland today, and vaccinations for border workers’ families have started. “This newly established vaccination centre has been set up in East Tamaki as we ramp up our immunisation programme for this next phase to vaccinate the estimated 50,000 household contacts of...

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Flight Attendant who caught COVID-19 receives identified Variant, not of concern

Flight Attendant who caught COVID-19 receives identified Variant, not of concern

According to the Ministry of Health, the flight attendant that caught COVID-19 does not have a Variant of concern. It was reported that the individual returned to New Zealand from Japan on February 28, where a negative test result was returned. Subsequently, they returned a positive test result on March...

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4 new cases of COVID-19 in managed isolation, 1 historical

4 new cases of COVID-19 in managed isolation, 1 historical

There are 4 new cases of COVID-19 to report today in managed isolation, none in the community and one is a historical case. The first case arrived on March December 17 from the United Kingdom via  Qatar. They all tested positive at around day 11 and was in Auckland’s quarantine...

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5 new cases of COVID-19 in managed isolation

5 new cases of COVID-19 in managed isolation

There are 5 new cases of COVID-19 to report today in managed isolation, and none in the community. The first, second and third cases arrived on March 6 from India via the United Arab Emirates. They all tested positive at around day 0 and is staying in a quarantine facility...

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Flight Attendant that caught COVID-19 was recently vaccinated

Flight Attendant that caught COVID-19 was recently vaccinated

The flight attendant reported last night that was confirmed to be positive for COVID-19 was recently vaccinated last week. Upon returning from Japan on February 28, the tested positive yesterday as part of routine surveillance testing and was moved to Auckland’s quarantine facility. This new case previously returned negative results...

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Flight Attendant tests positive for COVID-19, visited an Auckland Supermarket

Flight Attendant tests positive for COVID-19, visited an Auckland Supermarket

The Ministry of Health confirmed to thisquality that a border-related case of COVID-19 was identified today. The identification was part of routine surveillance testing and is an aircrew member. Details of the new case revealed that this individual returned to New Zealand from Japan on February 28, where a negative...

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9 new cases of COVID-19 in managed isolation

9 new cases of COVID-19 in managed isolation

There are 9 new cases of COVID-19 to report today in managed isolation, and none in the community. The first case arrived on March 4 from the United States via Qatar. This person tested positive at around day 0 and is staying in a quarantine facility in Auckland. The second,...

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