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Government ignored advice on Pacific people’s superannuation

Published By   /  June 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Labour Party, Opposition News, Politics  /  Comments Off on Government ignored advice on Pacific people’s superannuation

MIL OSI – Source: Labour Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Government ignored advice on Pacific people’s superannuation The Government ignored advice from the Ministry of Pacific Peoples that raising the Superannuation age of eligibility would have a ‘disproportionately high impact’ on Pacific people, says Labour’s Pacific Island Affairs spokesperson Aupito William Sio.   “The Ministry […]

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New Zealand Health Research Strategy 2017-2027

Published By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Health, Ministry of Health, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on New Zealand Health Research Strategy 2017-2027

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Health – Release/Statement Headline: New Zealand Health Research Strategy 2017-2027 Summary The New Zealand Health Research Strategy 2017-2027 sets a vision that, by 2027, New Zealand will have a world-leading health research and innovation system. There are four guiding principles for the system: research excellence; transparency; partnership […]

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Networking Hub Introduction | ethniccommunities.govt.nz

Published By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Communities, epic, Events, Foreign Affairs, Guides, Images, Immigration, Individuals, NZ Office of Ethnic Affairs, Promotional, Public Sector, Public sector agencies  /  Comments Off on Networking Hub Introduction | ethniccommunities.govt.nz

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government Office of Ethnic Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: Networking Hub Introduction | ethniccommunities.govt.nz Whether you’re starting out or well established, our government agencies offer a wide range of services and support to help our ethnically diverse business community thrive. There will be four hubs at the conference for you […]

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Ministers welcome OAG Border Sector report

Published By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Customs, Immigration, Michael Woodhouse, Nathan Guy, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, Primary Industries, release, Tim Macindoe  /  Comments Off on Ministers welcome OAG Border Sector report

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Ministers welcome OAG Border Sector report Border sector Ministers have welcomed a new report by the Office of the Auditor-General published today on the use of information at New Zealand’s ports, and say their agencies will continue to work closely to protect our borders. “This […]

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Bonamia ostreae response update – Thursday 22 June

Published By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Bonamia ostreae response update – Thursday 22 June

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries – Press Release/Statement Headline: Bonamia ostreae response update – Thursday 22 June The first week of operational activity to remove flat oysters from Big Glory Bay, Stewart Island is ahead of schedule. The oysters are being removed in a bid to halt the spread of […]

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Japan trip expands students’ horizons

Published By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Asia New Zealand Foundation, Foreign Affairs, NGOs  /  Comments Off on Japan trip expands students’ horizons

MIL OSI – Source: Asia New Zealand Foundation – Press Release/Statement Headline: Japan trip expands students’ horizons From the ancient shrines of Kyoto to the futuristic modernity of Tokyo, 15 Year 11-13 Japanese language students from Palmerston North’s Awatapu College got a taste of the great diversity of Japan on a two-week school trip recently. The Foundation contributed […]

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Health volunteers celebrated at annual awards

Published By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Health, Jonathan Coleman, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on Health volunteers celebrated at annual awards

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Health volunteers celebrated at annual awards Health Minister Jonathan Coleman has announced the Wellington Hospitals Volunteer Service as the overall winner of the 2017 Minister of Health Volunteer Awards.  “The Health Volunteer Awards celebrate and recognise the thousands of dedicated health sector volunteers who give […]

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Dispelling the myths of poverty • Child Poverty Action Group

Published By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, CPAG, NGOs  /  Comments Off on Dispelling the myths of poverty • Child Poverty Action Group

MIL OSI – Source: Child Poverty Action Group – Release/Statement Headline: Dispelling the myths of poverty • Child Poverty Action Group The New Testament can be spot-on. As usual, the Budget handed out considerable amounts to those that hath at least a moderate amount already, and only a few scraps to those that hath hardly […]

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NZ to share its disaster management expertise

Published By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, Gerry Brownlee, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on NZ to share its disaster management expertise

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: NZ to share its disaster management expertise Foreign Minister Gerry Brownlee has announced New Zealand will provide a workshop in Barbados to help upskill the Caribbean in disaster risk management. “New Zealand knows that having the right people with the right skills in place before an event […]

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New Corrections officers from around the world

Published By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on New Corrections officers from around the world

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: New Corrections officers from around the world Corrections Minister Louise Upston has welcomed nearly 60 new frontline Corrections officers from all over the world who graduated today. The latest cohort includes officers from Sri Lanka, China, India, Tonga, South Africa, the Cook Islands, the Czech […]

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New Zealand gains formal access into China for blood products

Published By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Nathan Guy, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, Primary Industries, release  /  Comments Off on New Zealand gains formal access into China for blood products

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: New Zealand gains formal access into China for blood products China has approved formal access for New Zealand bovine blood products into the Chinese market, Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy has announced today. Access has been approved by the General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection […]

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EPIC NZ Speaker – Jehan Casinader

Published By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Communities, epic, Events, Foreign Affairs, Images, Immigration, Individuals, NZ Office of Ethnic Affairs, Promotional, Public Sector, Public sector agencies  /  Comments Off on EPIC NZ Speaker – Jehan Casinader

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government Office of Ethnic Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: EPIC NZ Speaker – Jehan Casinader Jehan CasinaderJournalist Jehan Casinader is obsessed with great Kiwi stories. In 2016, he became the youngest-ever correspondent for TVNZ’s flagship current affairs programme, SUNDAY. He is a familiar face on Seven Sharp, where he was […]

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EPIC NZ Speaker – Bhavini Doshii

Published By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Communities, conference, Epic NZ, Events, Foreign Affairs, Images, Immigration, Individuals, NZ Office of Ethnic Affairs, Promotional, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on EPIC NZ Speaker – Bhavini Doshii

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government Office of Ethnic Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: EPIC NZ Speaker – Bhavini Doshii Bhavini DoshiiFounder & DirectorThe Rainbow Corner Bhavini Doshii is founder and director of The Rainbow Corner, offering culturally responsive early childhood education services in Auckland. The centre provides seamless care through its centre-based and home-based […]

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New Zealand’s first Health Research Strategy launched

Published By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, New Zealand Minister of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on New Zealand’s first Health Research Strategy launched

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE – Press Release/Statement Headline: New Zealand’s first Health Research Strategy launched New Zealand’s first Health Research Strategy, which aims to increase the excellence and impact of government investment in health research, has been launched in Wellington today. The Health Research Strategy sets […]

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NZ increases jet fuel supply to meet growing demand

Published By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, New Zealand Minister of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on NZ increases jet fuel supply to meet growing demand

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE – Press Release/Statement Headline: NZ increases jet fuel supply to meet growing demand New Zealand’s supply of aviation fuel grew significantly in the March 2017 quarter compared to the same period last year to meet strong demand from the airline industry, according […]

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Chinese fishing vessels fined close to $1 million for tuna offences near NZ waters

Published By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Chinese fishing vessels fined close to $1 million for tuna offences near NZ waters

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries – Press Release/Statement Headline: Chinese fishing vessels fined close to $1 million for tuna offences near NZ waters Date: 22 Jun 2017 Media contact: MPI media team Telephone: 029 894 0328 Email: media@mpi.govt.nz Chinese authorities have deregistered and fined a Chinese commercial fishing company approximately […]

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Supporting world class health research in NZ

Published By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Health, Jonathan Coleman, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation  /  Comments Off on Supporting world class health research in NZ

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Supporting world class health research in NZ Minister of Health Jonathan Coleman and Minister of Science and Innovation Paul Goldsmith today launched New Zealand’s first Health Research Strategy which aims to increase the excellence and impact of government investment in health research. “Investment in health […]

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New Zealand to join Marrakesh Treaty

Published By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Commerce and Consumer Affairs, Disability Issues, Jacqui Dean, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Nicky Wagner, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on New Zealand to join Marrakesh Treaty

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: New Zealand to join Marrakesh Treaty The Government will join an international treaty to improve access to written materials for blind and visually impaired New Zealanders, Disability Issues Minister Nicky Wagner and Commerce and Consumer Affairs Minister Jacqui Dean say. The Marrakesh Treaty to Facilitate […]

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Labour to invest in public transport for Greater Christchurch

Published By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Labour Party, Opposition News, Politics  /  Comments Off on Labour to invest in public transport for Greater Christchurch

MIL OSI – Source: Labour Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Labour to invest in public transport for Greater Christchurch Labour will commit $100m in capital investment for public transport in Greater Christchurch, including commuter rail from Rolleston to the CBD, says Leader of the Opposition Andrew Little. “As the rebuild progresses, there are huge opportunities […]

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South Sudan: famine pushed back but more people hungry than ever before

Published By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, NGOs, Oxfam  /  Comments Off on South Sudan: famine pushed back but more people hungry than ever before

MIL OSI – Source: Oxfam New Zealand – Press Release/Statement Headline: South Sudan: famine pushed back but more people hungry than ever before In response to the new IPC figures that show that famine has been pushed back in the two counties of Leer and Mayendit (which have now gone from being in famine to […]

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