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Mozambique

Published By   /  February 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Mozambique

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: Mozambique Reviewed: 27 February 2017, 17:07 NZDT Still current at: 27 February 2017 There is some risk to your security in Mozambique due to violent crime and we advise caution. ‘); $(‘#close-map’).click(function(){ $overlay.hide(); $(this).remove(); }); }); $(‘.overlay-bg’).click(function(){ $overlay.hide(); }); initialize(); }); View […]

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Timor-Leste Prime Minister to visit

Published By   /  February 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, Bill English, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, Prime Minister, release  /  Comments Off on Timor-Leste Prime Minister to visit

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Timor-Leste Prime Minister to visit Prime Minister Bill English has welcomed the visit to New Zealand this week of the Prime Minister of Timor-Leste, Dr Rui Araújo. “New Zealand and Timor-Leste have a special bond,” says Mr English, who will meet Dr Araújo in Auckland tomorrow. “New Zealand […]

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Children and the Living Wage • Child Poverty Action Group

Published By   /  February 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, CPAG, NGOs  /  Comments Off on Children and the Living Wage • Child Poverty Action Group

MIL OSI – Source: Child Poverty Action Group – Release/Statement Headline: Children and the Living Wage • Child Poverty Action Group 27 February 2017 Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) says that care must be taken not to undermine the needs of families by promoting a Living Wage (LW) as a ‘one-size-fits-all’ solution. A new background […]

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Is Nick Smith Minister for Magic?

Published By   /  February 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, GreenPeace, NGOs  /  Comments Off on Is Nick Smith Minister for Magic?

MIL OSI – Source: Greenpeace New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Is Nick Smith Minister for Magic? It seems the critical issue of clean swimmable water for New Zealanders has passed into the realms of magical realism. Minister for Magic, Nick Smith waved his blue wand and wadeable rivers miraculously turned into ones you can swim […]

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Business support for Kaikōura and Hurunui extended

Published By   /  February 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, Anne Tolley, Economic Development, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Simon Bridges, Social Development  /  Comments Off on Business support for Kaikōura and Hurunui extended

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Business support for Kaikōura and Hurunui extended Minister for Economic Development Simon Bridges and Social Development Minister Anne Tolley have today announced a final extension to the support package for businesses affected by the Kaikōura earthquake.  The Government approved $17.5 million dollars to support businesses […]

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Kaikoura tourism promotion package on its way

Published By   /  February 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paula Bennett, Politics, release, Tourism  /  Comments Off on Kaikoura tourism promotion package on its way

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Kaikoura tourism promotion package on its way An $870,000 support package will promote tourism in Kaikoura and other upper South Island districts impacted by last November’s earthquakes. The funding will help bring in more international visitors for the 2017/18 peak season following a challenging summer, […]

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Why it's time to change the Government: Ginny Andersen

Published By   /  February 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, Labour Party, Opposition News, Politics  /  Comments Off on Why it's time to change the Government: Ginny Andersen

MIL OSI – Source: Labour Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Why it's time to change the Government: Ginny Andersen As a kid I was taught to work hard. I started out delivering newspapers and by 15, I was earning $3.78 an hour in a supermarket. I waitressed as way to get through university. I did […]

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National still has no plan on immigration

Published By   /  February 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, Labour Party, Opposition News, Politics  /  Comments Off on National still has no plan on immigration

MIL OSI – Source: Labour Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: National still has no plan on immigration Today’s release of latest immigration statistics is further proof the Government has absolutely no plan for immigration and its impact on New Zealand, says Labour’s Immigration spokesperson Iain Lees-Galloway. “The statistics show another year in which records have […]

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$1.6m for new classrooms at Waikato kura

Published By   /  February 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Nikki Kaye, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on $1.6m for new classrooms at Waikato kura

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: $1.6m for new classrooms at Waikato kura Around $1.6 million will be invested to build four new classrooms at Te Wharekura o TeRau Aroha in the Waikato region, Associate Education Minister Nikki Kaye announced today. “Te Wharekura o TeRau Aroha has experienced consistent roll growth […]

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Iran

Published By   /  February 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Iran

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: Iran Reviewed: 27 February 2017, 10:06 NZDT Still current at: 27 February 2017 Related news features There is extreme risk to your security in the border areas with Afghanistan, Pakistan and Iraq due to the threat of terrorism and violent crime.  We […]

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Good progress on meat and kiwifruit trade with Iran

Published By   /  February 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, Nathan Guy, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, Primary Industries, release  /  Comments Off on Good progress on meat and kiwifruit trade with Iran

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Good progress on meat and kiwifruit trade with Iran Minister of Primary Industries Nathan Guy has witnessed an agreement in Tehran enabling the resumption of sheep and beef exports to Iran, and witnessed Zespri signalling its willingness to explore the development of the kiwifruit market. […]

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$1.7m boost for Rotorua Crankworx event

Published By   /  February 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economic Development, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Simon Bridges  /  Comments Off on $1.7m boost for Rotorua Crankworx event

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: $1.7m boost for Rotorua Crankworx event The Government will invest up to $1.7 million over five years into the mountain biking Crankworx Festival and Enduro World Series in Rotorua, Economic Development Minister Simon Bridges has announced. Crankworx, the world’s biggest mountain bike festival, will be […]

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Massive blowout in families being housed in motels

Published By   /  February 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, Labour Party, Opposition News, Politics  /  Comments Off on Massive blowout in families being housed in motels

MIL OSI – Source: Labour Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Massive blowout in families being housed in motels The number of families needing Government’s new emergency housing grant has blown out, showing National is out of touch on the scale of the housing crisis, says Leader of the Opposition Andrew Little. “Bill English and Paula […]

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1080 regulation standardised

Published By   /  February 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, Environment, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Nick Smith, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on 1080 regulation standardised

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: 1080 regulation standardised New regulations have been approved under the Resource Management Act that provide a national approach to the use of poisons like 1080 and brodifacoum, Environment Dr Nick Smith announced today. “Pests like stoats, rats and possums kill 25 million native birds a […]

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Labour victory signals there’s more to come

Published By   /  February 25, 2017  /  24/7 News, Labour Party, Opposition News, Politics  /  Comments Off on Labour victory signals there’s more to come

MIL OSI – Source: Labour Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Labour victory signals there’s more to come Jacinda Ardern’s victory in the Mt Albert by-election shows Labour is winning and is ready to fight on what matters most to New Zealanders, says Labour Leader Andrew Little.  “I congratulate Jacinda on becoming the new MP for […]

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Major new litter initiative announced

Published By   /  February 25, 2017  /  24/7 News, Environment, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Nick Smith, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on Major new litter initiative announced

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Major new litter initiative announced A major new campaign to stop people littering aims to change behaviour and to educate people, Environment Minister Dr Nick Smith and Parliamentary Private Secretary Scott Simpson announced today at National’s Bluegreen Forum in Auckland. “Litter is a risk to […]

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Conservation and environment science roadmap announced

Published By   /  February 25, 2017  /  24/7 News, Conservation, Environment, Maggie Barry, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Nick Smith, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on Conservation and environment science roadmap announced

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Conservation and environment science roadmap announced The Government has released its conservation and environment science priorities for the next 20 years in a new Roadmap, Conservation and lead Minister Maggie Barry and Environment Minister Dr Nick Smith announced today at the annual Bluegreens Forum. “We […]

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Don’t get freaked by the eco

Published By   /  February 25, 2017  /  24/7 News, GreenPeace, NGOs  /  Comments Off on Don’t get freaked by the eco

MIL OSI – Source: Greenpeace New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Don’t get freaked by the eco Funny how, over time, crazy weird becomes the new normal. There were certainly some nutty ideas floating around when I was a young fella studying Agricultural Economics at Lincoln University last millennium. Outlandish thoughts like growing fruit or running […]

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New express bus service for Te Puke residents to meet peak demand

Published By   /  February 24, 2017  /  24/7 News, Bay Of Plenty Regional Council, Local Government  /  Comments Off on New express bus service for Te Puke residents to meet peak demand

MIL OSI – Source: Bay Of Plenty Regional Council – Press Release/Statement Headline: New express bus service for Te Puke residents to meet peak demand Friday, 24 February 2017 12:00 p.m. A new weekday express bus service will start from Monday 27 February to cater for an increased demand for public transport between Te Puke […]

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Journalist investigates Māori – Taiwanese links

Published By   /  February 24, 2017  /  24/7 News, Asia New Zealand Foundation, Foreign Affairs, NGOs  /  Comments Off on Journalist investigates Māori – Taiwanese links

MIL OSI – Source: Asia New Zealand Foundation – Press Release/Statement Headline: Journalist investigates Māori – Taiwanese links With support from the Asia New Zealand Foundation, Māori Television journalist Talisa Kupenga travelled to Taiwan in late 2016 as part of a three-person Māori delegation to build connections between Māori and indigenous Taiwanese. Having already visited places […]

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