|Some regions have more students with cavities than others|
The prevalence of cavities in pre-teens can vary greatly depending on the region, Ministry of Health data shows.
© 2018 Stuff.co.nz 10:56am New Zealand has issues, but the idea it is a "low-wage economy" is a myth
OPINION: The problem with myths is that, left unchecked, they become accepted as fact. We can all think of some - eggs are bad for you, carrots improve night vision.
© 2018 Stuff.co.nz 10:56am Auckland commuters counting the cost of regional fuel tax
Franklin commuters are bearing the brunt of the regional fuel tax, with the cost of the commute now costing almost $1800 a year on average.
© 2018 Stuff.co.nz 10:56am Whale done: Supersize Airbus Beluga's successful flight
The first new Beluga freighter — painted to look like its whale namesake — has completed its first flight in France.The Airbus BelugaXL has landed at Toulouse-Blagnac, successfully completing its first flight lasting four hours...
© 2018 NZ Herald 10:46am HR expert reveals best job interview advice 'almost no one takes'
Next time you're going for a job interview, a "selfie" could make all the difference.That's according to HR expert Gary Burnison, chief executive of management consulting firm Korn Ferry and author of Lose the Resume, Land the Job.He...
© 2018 NZ Herald 10:46am Rosenstein defends charging foreign agents US can't arrest
ASPEN, Colo. (AP) — The top law enforcement official overseeing the probe of Russian meddling in the 2016 election is defending the prosecution of foreign agents who may never see the inside of a U.S. courtroom.Deputy Attorney General...
© 2018 NZ Herald 10:46am SeaDragon's funding transaction unfair but positives outweigh negatives, say independent advisers
SeaDragon's proposed funding transaction is not fair to non-associated shareholders but the positives outweigh the negatives given the position in the company is in, according to independent advisers Campbell MacPherson
© 2018 sharechat.co.nz 10:26am In reversal, Pentagon now says it backs GOP measure on birds
WASHINGTON (AP) — In an abrupt reversal, the Pentagon now says it supports a Republican proposal in a defense policy bill that would bar the Fish and Wildlife Service from using the Endangered Species Act to protect two chicken-like...
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Competition watchdog bid to force Wilson Parking to give up parking building
Wilson Parking could be forced to give up a parking building in central Wellington, as it faces court action alleging it "substantially" lessened competition in the area.
© 2018 Stuff.co.nz 10:56am Man's face, chest burnt in explosion at Northland Affco plant
A 31-year-old man received burns to his face, chest and arms in an explosion at a Northland meat processing plant.
© 2018 Stuff.co.nz 10:56am NZ small business confidence at 9-year low - ANZ
Business confidence among New Zealand's small firms fell to a nine-year low in the June quarter, according to ANZ's quarterly Business Micro Scope survey.A net 30 per cent of small businesses were pessimistic about general business...
© 2018 NZ Herald 10:46am Buyers come forward for Toto Pizza
Potential buyers have emerged for popular Auckland restaurant Toto Pizza which is is in liquidation and owes Inland Revenue and other creditors more than $1.3 million.The business, which sells pizza by the metre and positions itself...
© 2018 NZ Herald 10:46am State governors delve into foreign diplomacy on trade war
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — State governors discussed ways Thursday to court foreign investment in the wake of President Donald Trump's trade disputes with countries including China, Canada and Mexico.Several of the more than 20 governors...
© 2018 NZ Herald 10:46am Commerce Commission sues Wilson Parking
The Commerce Commission has filed proceedings against Wilson Parking, alleging New Zealand's biggest parking company substantially lessened competition for the supply of car parking in the Boulcott Street area in central Wellington...
© 2018 NZ Herald 10:46am Commerce Commission files proceedings against Wilson Parking, seeks penalty
The Commerce Commission has filed proceedings against Wilson Parking, alleging New Zealand’s biggest parking company substantially lessened competition for the supply of car parking in the Boulcott Street area in central Wellington when it acquired
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