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Suicide Facts: 2015 data

By   /  November 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Health, Ministry of Health, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Suicide Facts: 2015 data

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Health – Release/Statement Headline: Suicide Facts: 2015 data In New Zealand, a death is only officially classified as suicide by the coroner on completion of the coroner’s inquiry. Only those deaths determined as ‘intentionally self-inflicted’ after the inquiry will receive a final verdict of suicide. This 2015 […]

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NZDF Gets White Ribbon Accreditation

By   /  November 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on NZDF Gets White Ribbon Accreditation

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: NZDF Gets White Ribbon Accreditation 23 November 2017 The New Zealand Defence Force will be accredited as a White Ribbon Organisation, the first Government agency to be awarded accreditation. The NZDF is only the third organisation in New Zealand to receive the accreditation. The […]

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Ireland Defence Chief Visits New Zealand

By   /  November 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on Ireland Defence Chief Visits New Zealand

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: Ireland Defence Chief Visits New Zealand 23 November 2017 The Chief of Staff of the Defence Forces of Ireland, Vice Admiral Mark Mellett, is visiting New Zealand as a guest of the New Zealand Defence Force. “Ireland is a valuable historic and contemporary partner […]

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Victorian Politicians Show Real Courage Legalising Assisted Dying

By   /  November 23, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, ACT Party, New Zealand, New Zealand Political Party, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Victorian Politicians Show Real Courage Legalising Assisted Dying

Source: ACT Party Headline: Victorian Politicians Show Real Courage Legalising Assisted Dying Facebook0 Twitter Victoria’s Upper House has shown real courage by legalising Assted Dying for the State,” says ACT Leader David Seymour Seymour’s End of Life Choice Bill would legalise Assisted Dying here and is moving up the Order Paper to be debated early next year. […]

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Pike River families have protected working people once again

By   /  November 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, CTU, Media Releases, Unions  /  Comments Off on Pike River families have protected working people once again

MIL OSI – Source: Council Of Trade Unions – Press Release/Statement Headline: Pike River families have protected working people once again The Council of Trade Unions today congratulated Sonya Rockhouse and Anna Osborne on their persistence and courage in the face of years of delayed justice by WorkSafe NZ and Peter Whittall over the deaths […]

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South Campus steps up for charity

By   /  November 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Auckland University of Technology (AUT), Education  /  Comments Off on South Campus steps up for charity

MIL OSI – Source: Auckland University of Technology – Release/Statement Headline: South Campus steps up for charity 23 Nov, 2017 Mani Poshdar at Awhitu Peninsula South Campus staff recently competed in the OKE Head2Head Walk – a 24-hour, 125km relay around Auckland’s Manukau Harbour – to help raise money for local schools. The annual charity […]

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Speech to the Association of Salaried Medical Specialists’ Annual Conference

By   /  November 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Speech to the Association of Salaried Medical Specialists’ Annual Conference

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: Speech to the Association of Salaried Medical Specialists’ Annual ConferenceGood morning everyone Firstly, I would to thank Dr Hein Stander for that introduction and acknowledge your service as the outgoing ASMS President.  Your union is well regarded across the sector and strong leadership has been a crucial part of that. […]

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Grant Robertson’s $4m Hollow Elephant

By   /  November 23, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, ACT Party, New Zealand, New Zealand Political Party, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Grant Robertson’s $4m Hollow Elephant

Source: ACT Party Headline: Grant Robertson’s $4m Hollow Elephant Facebook0 Twitter “The Government’s announced $4m Tax Working Group has already ruled out so many options it should be pronounced Dead on Arrival and stopped” says ACT Leader David Seymour. “Its terms of reference make it so barren it is reminiscent of Grant Robertson’s overegged ‘Future […]

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Working people welcome a conversation on sharing wealth in New Zealand

By   /  November 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, CTU, Media Releases, Unions  /  Comments Off on Working people welcome a conversation on sharing wealth in New Zealand

MIL OSI – Source: Council Of Trade Unions – Press Release/Statement Headline: Working people welcome a conversation on sharing wealth in New Zealand The New Zealand Council of Trade Unions welcomed the opportunity to engage with Government on the Tax Working Group announced today by Minister of Finance Grant Robertson. “Like many countries around the […]

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Towards a fairer tax system – Tax Working Group Terms of Reference announced

By   /  November 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Towards a fairer tax system – Tax Working Group Terms of Reference announced

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: Towards a fairer tax system – Tax Working Group Terms of Reference announcedFinance Minister Grant Robertson and Revenue Minister Stuart Nash today announced the Terms of Reference for the Tax Working Group and that the Group will be chaired by Sir Michael Cullen. “Our 100 Day Plan includes the establishment […]

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NZ concerned by dissolution of Cambodian opposition party

By   /  November 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on NZ concerned by dissolution of Cambodian opposition party

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: NZ concerned by dissolution of Cambodian opposition partyThe New Zealand government is dismayed by the recent decision of Cambodian authorities to dissolve the country’s main opposition party, the Cambodian National Rescue Party, Foreign Affairs Minister Winston Peters says.   “New Zealand is a long-standing partner of Cambodia, and this latest […]

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NZDF Rounds Off Weekend with Second Successful Rescue

By   /  November 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on NZDF Rounds Off Weekend with Second Successful Rescue

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: NZDF Rounds Off Weekend with Second Successful Rescue A Norwegian yachtsman is hauled aboard the MV Southern Lily shortly after 5pm today in rough seas 400 kilometres northeast of Auckland, in the New Zealand Defence Force’s second successful search and rescue operation this weekend. […]

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NZDF Helps Search for Missing Fisherman in Bay of Plenty

By   /  November 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on NZDF Helps Search for Missing Fisherman in Bay of Plenty

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: NZDF Helps Search for Missing Fisherman in Bay of Plenty The New Zealand Defence Force deployed the Royal New Zealand Navy’s Inshore Patrol Vessel HMNZS Taupo at 3:30am this morning to search for a fisherman who was reported missing off Bowentown Harbour in the […]

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NZDF – 20171120-NZDF-Finds-Stricken-NZ-Sailor-in-Pacific-Ocean

By   /  November 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on NZDF – 20171120-NZDF-Finds-Stricken-NZ-Sailor-in-Pacific-Ocean

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: NZDF – 20171120-NZDF-Finds-Stricken-NZ-Sailor-in-Pacific-Ocean The New Zealand Defence Force has found the New Zealand sailor who activated his yacht’s emergency beacon early this morning about 166 kilometres east of Norfolk Island in the Pacific Ocean. 18 November 2017 The New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) has […]

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NZDF Searches for NZ Yacht in Distress

By   /  November 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on NZDF Searches for NZ Yacht in Distress

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: NZDF Searches for NZ Yacht in Distress The New Zealand Defence Force has deployed a Royal New Zealand Air Force C-130 Hercules aircraft to search for a New Zealand yacht that activated its emergency beacon early this morning about 166 kilometres east of Norfolk […]

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NZ Army Builds Homes for People

By   /  November 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Defence, News, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on NZ Army Builds Homes for People

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Defence Force – Release/Statement Headline: NZ Army Builds Homes for People 17 November 2017  New Zealand Army engineers are helping Manawatu people into homeownership by being part of a local initiative to build affordable homes. The carpenters, plumbers and an electrician from 25 Engineer Support Squadron are being assisted by […]

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Journalism under duress in the Asia-Pacific – PMC turns 10

By   /  November 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Auckland University of Technology (AUT), Education  /  Comments Off on Journalism under duress in the Asia-Pacific – PMC turns 10

MIL OSI – Source: Auckland University of Technology – Release/Statement Headline: Journalism under duress in the Asia-Pacific – PMC turns 10 22 Nov, 2017 PCIJ’s executive director Malou Mangahas with AUT Pacific Media Centre director Professor David Robie The Pacific Media Centre at Auckland University of Technology is highlighting the threats to media freedom in […]

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Malaysia

By   /  November 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Malaysia

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: Malaysia Reviewed: 22 November 2017, 16:15 NZDT Still current at: 22 November 2017 Related news features There is high risk to your security in coastal areas of eastern Sabah (from Kudat to Tawau, including Sandakan, Lahad Datu, Kunak and Semporna, including the […]

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Children’s income needs should be addressed urgently • Child Poverty Action Group

By   /  November 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, CPAG, NGOs  /  Comments Off on Children’s income needs should be addressed urgently • Child Poverty Action Group

MIL OSI – Source: Child Poverty Action Group – Release/Statement Headline: Children’s income needs should be addressed urgently • Child Poverty Action Group 22 November 2017 Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) applauds the Government’s recent announcements to ease student hardship by a $50 increase in allowances on 1 January, 2018, and urges Parliament to address […]

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Address to National Digital Forum

By   /  November 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Address to National Digital Forum

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: Address to National Digital ForumKia ora koutou, Thank you for the invite to open your conference this morning. I’m inspired by your aim of working together to improve New Zealand’s digital interaction with culture and heritage. Dunedin South, the electorate that I represent, has contributed to New Zealand Culture and […]

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