Spotless Group has won the largest forever contract for cleaning, catering and building protection. It is considered as part of a consortium and it is chosen as builder and operator of the New Royal Adelaide Hospital.
There could be great influence of increased competition from outside the Waitaki district on the Oamaru landfill in Tamar St, which could lead to the decline in refuse disposal charges.
A Black Hawk chopper from the Australian Army was able to successfully rescue a fisherman who had fallen sick on his boat. The rescue operation was carried out just off the shore of Queensland and the man was rescued 280kms from North-East of Bundaberg.
The Wellington DHB will be spending an amount of $1-million on upgrades that have been planned for its children's hospital. The DHB has decided to undergo with the renovations, despite the fact that it had suffered immensely because of a lack of money.
The Pacific Island nation of Nauru has not really digested its tag of being one of the fattest nations in the world. The people living in the country feel that though they are stocky, they were definitely not the fattest in the world.
A number of children living in New Zealand have been facing tougher times, as the economic recession has left many children poor. The previous year had witnessed an increasing number of children being admitted to hospitals for suffering from conditions, which usually affected children living in poor conditions.