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Last chance for Lawrence Yule to release expenses

Published By   /  June 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, NGOs, Press Release, Taxpayers Union, Unions  /  Comments Off on Last chance for Lawrence Yule to release expenses

MIL OSI – Source: Taxpayers Union – Release/Statement Headline: Last chance for Lawrence Yule to release expenses 23 JUNE 2017FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE National Party Tukituki Candidate and former Hastings Mayor, Lawrence Yule, is the only mayor in New Zealand whose travel, entertainment, and slush fund is kept secret from New Zealand ratepayers as head of ratepayer-funded lobby […]

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Bridges’ handout sees taxpayers fork out $600 each for tourists to run a race

Published By   /  June 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, NGOs, Press Release, Taxpayers Union, Unions  /  Comments Off on Bridges’ handout sees taxpayers fork out $600 each for tourists to run a race

MIL OSI – Source: Taxpayers Union – Release/Statement Headline: Bridges’ handout sees taxpayers fork out $600 each for tourists to run a race 23 JUNE 2017FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESimon Bridges has announced a second $300,000 non-refundable taxpayer grant to the Tarawera ultramarathon, apparently to attract only 500 international visitors in what must be one of the most […]

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Canterbury launches refreshed economic development strategy

Published By   /  June 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, New Zealand Minister of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Canterbury launches refreshed economic development strategy

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE – Press Release/Statement Headline: Canterbury launches refreshed economic development strategy Today a refreshed economic development strategy for Canterbury was launched at an event in Christchurch. The Canterbury Regional Economic Development Strategy positions the region so that economic growth can continue once earthquake […]

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The New Zealand Sheep Industry Transformation Project (NZSTX) – rnzngin Fifth Estate

Published By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, Ministry for Primary Industries, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, Press Release  /  Comments Off on The New Zealand Sheep Industry Transformation Project (NZSTX) – rnzngin Fifth Estate

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry for Primary Industries – Press Release/Statement: Headline: The New Zealand Sheep Industry Transformation Project (NZSTX) The New Zealand Merino Company (NZM) is leading a programme to create new opportunities and value for New Zealand’s sheep industry. The aim Superfine New Zealand merino wool is used in the production of the […]

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Weekly Overview 22 June 2017

Published By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Banking and Finance, BNZ Economist Tony Alexander, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Weekly Overview 22 June 2017

MIL OSI – Source: BNZ Economist Tony Alexander – Analysis: Headline: Weekly Overview 22 June 2017 Thursday June 22nd 2017 In this week’s Overview we take a quick look at last week’s numbers on GDP and the current account, note the RB leaving the cash rate unchanged at 1.75% this morning but bank funding costs […]

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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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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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Tax policy news – 22 June 2017

Published By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, Inland Revenue Department, New Zealand, Press Release, Public Sector, Taxation  /  Comments Off on Tax policy news – 22 June 2017

MIL OSI – Source: Inland Revenue Department – Release/Statement Headline: Tax policy news – 22 June 2017 The threshold over which information about businesses with an unpaid tax debt may be reported to an approved credit reporting agency has been set by Order in Council at $150,000. For more information see the media statement. Hon […]

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Displaced Labour interns welcome at the Taxpayers’ Union

Published By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, NGOs, Press Release, Taxpayers Union, Unions  /  Comments Off on Displaced Labour interns welcome at the Taxpayers’ Union

MIL OSI – Source: Taxpayers Union – Release/Statement Headline: Displaced Labour interns welcome at the Taxpayers’ Union 22 JUNE 2017FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEUnlike the Labour Party, the Taxpayers’ Union pays its student interns and pay at least the “living wage”. Its Wellington office has space for at least two more international research interns in the lead […]

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Record new arrivals as net migration tops 72,000

Published By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Economy, Public Sector, Statistics New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Record new arrivals as net migration tops 72,000

MIL OSI – Source: Statistics New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Record new arrivals as net migration tops 72,000 International Travel and Migration: May 2017  –  Media Release Annual net migration reached 72,000 in the May 2017 year, Stats NZ said today. Migrant arrivals numbered 130,400 and migrant departures numbered 58,400 in the year ended May […]

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Migration to Australia via New Zealand

Published By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Economy, Public Sector, Statistics New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Migration to Australia via New Zealand

MIL OSI – Source: Statistics New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Migration to Australia via New Zealand This article explores the birthplace origins of New Zealand citizens who migrate to Australia. It aims to assess whether they use New Zealand as an indirect or ‘backdoor’ gateway into Australia (see Migration from New Zealand to Australia: an […]

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Myrtle rust update – Wednesday 21 June 2017

Published By   /  June 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Myrtle rust update – Wednesday 21 June 2017

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries – Press Release/Statement Headline: Myrtle rust update – Wednesday 21 June 2017 Date: 21 Jun 2017 Media contact: MPI media team Telephone: 029 894 0328 Email: media@mpi.govt.nz The total number of properties infected with myrtle rust is 52 nationally. 39 in Taranaki, 4 in Northland, […]

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Landlords and tenants – are you ready for July 2019?

Published By   /  June 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, New Zealand Minister of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Landlords and tenants – are you ready for July 2019?

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE – Press Release/Statement Headline: Landlords and tenants – are you ready for July 2019? Renting seminars are returning in 2017 to help landlords and tenants better understand changes to tenancy laws and how to put them into practice. Four seminars will be […]

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Job advertisements steady again in May 2017

Published By   /  June 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, New Zealand Minister of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Job advertisements steady again in May 2017

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE – Press Release/Statement Headline: Job advertisements steady again in May 2017 The numbers of online job advertisements were steady with an increase of 0.6 per cent in May and 11.8 per cent over the year, according to the latest Ministry of Business, […]

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Wholesale broadband price drop passed through to consumers

Published By   /  June 21, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Commerce Commission, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Wholesale broadband price drop passed through to consumers

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Wholesale broadband price drop passed through to consumers Wholesale broadband price drop passed through to consumers21 June 2017 The Commerce Commission has today released a study showing that 90% of the recent reductions in Chorus’ regulated wholesale broadband prices have flowed through to consumers.In December […]

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New clean hull requirement less than a year away

Published By   /  June 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on New clean hull requirement less than a year away

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries – Press Release/Statement Headline: New clean hull requirement less than a year away Date: 20 Jun 2017 Media contact: MPI media team Telephone: 029 894 0328 Email: media@mpi.govt.nz The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) is reminding skippers, as well as vessel owners and operators that […]

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Biosecurity – rnzngin Fifth Estate

Published By   /  June 20, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, Ministry for Primary Industries, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Biosecurity – rnzngin Fifth Estate

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry for Primary Industries – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Biosecurity MPI works within a robust legislative framework to lead New Zealand’s biosecurity system. Learn more about the laws and regulations supporting biosecurity in New Zealand. Purpose of the biosecurity system The biosecurity system prevents or manages risks from harmful organisms, like pests […]

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Gisborne aquifer recharge underway

Published By   /  June 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Gisborne aquifer recharge underway

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries – Press Release/Statement Headline: Gisborne aquifer recharge underway Date: 20 Jun 2017 Media contact: MPI media team Telephone: 029 894 0328 Email: media@mpi.govt.nz The tap has been turned on for the trial recharge in the Makauri Aquifer, a project led by Gisborne District Council. The […]

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