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Encouraging Creativity w/ Revolution Creative: June 10, 2019

Encouraging Creativity w/ Revolution Creative: June 10, 2019 Encouraging Creativity w/ Revolution Creative: June 10, 2019, 31.92 MB
Mon 10 Jun 2019

Revolution Creative is a website funded by the Ministry of Social Development that is aiming to get creatives involved in business ventures and businesses to utilise creatives that they may not have had access to it before. Lillian Hanly spoke to Lily Richards, the Marketing Lead for Revolution Creative, about the initiative. 

This day in history: 7th June, 2019

This day in history: 7th June, 2019 This day in history: 7th June, 2019, 15.36 MB
Fri 7 Jun 2019

This day in history goes back to 1967 for the entrance of Israeli troops into the city of Jerusalem in the Six Day War.

The Wire with Laura: 7th of June, 2019

The Wire with Laura: 7th of June, 2019 The Wire with Laura: 7th of June, 2019, 104.86 MB
Fri 7 Jun 2019

The Wire with Olivia: June 6, 2019

The Wire with Olivia: June 6, 2019 The Wire with Olivia: June 6, 2019 , 96.8 MB
Thu 6 Jun 2019

On The Wire for Thursday the 6th of June, we present you a large range of topics for your listening and learning; 

For Neighbourhood Watch, we were joined by Zoe Kounadis from Radio Adelaide to talk about the federal police raids on media broadcasters and also talk about the Reserve Bank cutting interest rates to a historic low.

95bFM reporter Isla Christensen also had the chance to talk to exhibition curator Todd Dixon about MOTAT’s new science exhibition.

Child Poverty Action Group Economic spokesperson Susan St John joins Olivia to talk about the shortcomings of the budget in terms of supporting low income families.

Producer Rahul talks to Dr Victoria Plekhanova a taxation expert from Massey University about a digital services tax in New Zealand.

And finally, Olivia talks to scientist Justin Chalker about new research discovering sulfur polymers as environmentally friendly plastic alternatives.

Tune into learn more. 

The New Plastics with Dr Justin Chalker: June 6, 2019

The New Plastics with Dr Justin Chalker: June 6, 2019 The New Plastics with Dr Justin Chalker: June 6, 2019, 6.24 MB
Thu 6 Jun 2019

New research has just been released looking into the potential for developing environmentally friendly plastic alternatives. And it looks like the answers are lying with sulfur polymers! Olivia Holdsworth spoke to scientist Dr Justin Chalker about this research and began by asking what prompted this study.

A Conversation on Digital Services Tax with Dr Victoria Plekhanova: June 6th 2019

A Conversation on Digital Services Tax with Dr Victoria Plekhanova: June 6th 2019 A Conversation on Digital Services Tax with Dr Victoria Plekhanova: June 6th 2019, 19.04 MB
Thu 6 Jun 2019

The government has proposed a digital services tax to collect tax from multinational companies based offshore but doing digital business in New Zealand. Rahul Makam talks with Massey University tax expert Dr Victoria Plekhanova to find out more.

The Neighbourhood Watch: June 6, 2019

The Neighbourhood Watch: June 6, 2019 The Neighbourhood Watch: June 6, 2019, 6.06 MB
Thu 6 Jun 2019

Olivia caught up with Zoe about the federal police raids and Reserve Bank cutting interest rates to a historic low.

Mighty Small Mighty Bright with Todd Dixon: June 6, 2019

Mighty Small Mighty Bright with Todd Dixon: June 6, 2019 Mighty Small Mighty Bright with Todd Dixon: June 6, 2019, 4.18 MB
Thu 6 Jun 2019

Auckland’s MOTAT has recently opened a new science exhibition called Mighty Small Mighty Bright. bFM reporter Isla Christensen went to check out the new exhibition and talk to exhibition curator Todd Dixon about the display of future technologies.