Nine To Noon for Tuesday 11 September 2012
09:05 Kawerau suffers another blow with more job losses at the Norske Skog pulp mill
Trina Hayes, chair of the Kawerau Intermediate Board of Trustees; Sharon Heke, Kawerau pastor at Assembly of God church, who also runs the local food bank; and Mate Tangitu, who has been a Bay of Plenty volunteer community worker for 20+ years – she now works with the Te Huinga Trust which provides social services for the community.
09:30 What can be done to bring the cost of conditions like arthritis down?
Sandra Kirby, chief executive of Arthritis New Zealand.
Fit For Work? Musculoskeletal Disorders and the New Zealand Labour Market by The Work Foundation - part of Lancaster University
09:45 US correspondent Jack Hitt
10:05 Matthew Simmons - New Zealand inventor and entrepeneur
Matthew Simmons on how he turned his after school job of fixing stereo speakers into an internationally successful electronics business involved in everything from acoustics to geothermal power generation and nuclear sciences.
Matthew Simmons is the managing director of sound technology company Arvus Group International, and one of the speakers at upcoming TEDx talks in Auckland Saturday 6 October.
10:35 Book Review with Anne Buchanan
The Daylight Gate by Jeanette Winterson
Published by Hammer
The tale of a destitute mother's courage, told in fragments by those who encounter her as she crosses Europe in search of her child stolen from her soon after its birth (part 2 of 12).
11:05 Business commentator Rod Oram
Chinese company Haier's likely takeover of Fisher & Paykel appliances.
11:30 Property buyer agents
Alan Henderson, director of Erskine+Owen, which finds and negotiates properties for buyers and says it has doubled its client base in the past eight to 12 months; and David Naulls, Consumer NZ Editor-in-Chief; and Dr Lee Konowe, Former CEO of US real estate company Envirian, that is predominately a buyer agency. He now provides continuing education services for the NZ Real Estate Agents Authority.
11:45 Film with Graeme Tuckett
Two Little Boys, The Last Ocean, and Wunderkinder.
Music played in this show
TIME PLAYED: 0932
TITLE: For So Long
ARTIST: Matt Ryd
COMP: Matt Ryd
ALBUM: Looking For Home
TITLE: Miles to Go
ARTIST: Alison Krauss
ALBUM: Paper Airplane