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New WorkSafe website – rnzngin Fifth Estate

By   /  November 23, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Government Business, Press Release  /  Comments Off on New WorkSafe website – rnzngin Fifth Estate

MIL OSI – Source: WorkSafe New Zealand – Press Release/Statement: Headline: New WorkSafe website WorkSafe is launching a new www.worksafe.govt.nz site on 29 November. The new site brings together WorkSafe’s previous websites. www.worksafe.govt.nz www.saferfarms.org.nz www.construction.worksafe.govt.nz www.forestry.worksafe.govt.nz www.manufacturing.worksafe.govt.nz and the majority of content on www.energysafety.govt.nz. Redirects will be in place for all of the most used […]

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Terms of Reference for Tax Working Group chair announced

By   /  November 23, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Inland Revenue Department, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Terms of Reference for Tax Working Group chair announced

Source: New Zealand Inland Revenue Department – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Terms of Reference for Tax Working Group chair announced The Ministers of Finance and Revenue today released the Terms of Reference and named Sir Michael Cullen as Chair of the Government’s Tax Working Group. For more information see the Ministers’ media statement. — MIL OSI

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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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New Zealand and Mexico join deal to proceed with Trans-Pacific Partnership

By   /  November 23, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Export and Trade, Foreign Affairs, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Government Public Service, New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Pacific Region, Press Release, Trade  /  Comments Off on New Zealand and Mexico join deal to proceed with Trans-Pacific Partnership

Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade – Press Release/Statement: Headline: New Zealand and Mexico join deal to proceed with Trans-Pacific Partnership Over the weekend ministers from the 11 Trans-Pacific Partnership countries reached agreement on the core elements of a modified “Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership” (CPTPP). The ministers were meeting […]

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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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Scam alert – Scammers targeting radio users and licence holders

By   /  November 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Consumer Affairs, Consumer Issues, New Zealand Government  /  Comments Off on Scam alert – Scammers targeting radio users and licence holders

MIL OSI – Source: Consumer Affairs – New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Scam alert – Scammers targeting radio users and licence holders Scammers pretending to be from Radio Spectrum Management are targeting radio users and licence holders on social media. Radio Spectrum Management and Consumer Protection has been made aware of a scammer using […]

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Scammers targeting radio users and licence holders

By   /  November 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Consumer Affairs, Consumer Issues, New Zealand Government  /  Comments Off on Scammers targeting radio users and licence holders

MIL OSI – Source: Consumer Affairs – New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Scammers targeting radio users and licence holders Scammers pretending to be from Radio Spectrum Management are targeting radio users and licence holders on social media. Radio Spectrum Management and Consumer Protection has been made aware of a scammer using a Facebook account […]

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Radio Spectrum scam alert | Consumer Protection

By   /  November 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Consumer Affairs, Consumer Issues, New Zealand Government  /  Comments Off on Radio Spectrum scam alert | Consumer Protection

MIL OSI – Source: Consumer Affairs – New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Radio Spectrum scam alert | Consumer Protection Scammers pretending to be from Radio Spectrum Management are targeting radio users and licence holders on social media. Radio Spectrum Management and Consumer Protection has been made aware of a scammer using a Facebook account […]

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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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Minister opens new Medical Centre, praises role of Primary Care

By   /  November 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Minister opens new Medical Centre, praises role of Primary Care

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: Minister opens new Medical Centre, praises role of Primary CareHealth Minister Hon Dr David Clark says today’s official opening of a new medical centre in Auckland emphasises the vital role of Primary Care in the New Zealand health system.  Dr Clark says the new Beachlands Medical Centre demonstrates the value […]

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NZ welcomes Mugabe’s resignation

By   /  November 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on NZ welcomes Mugabe’s resignation

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: NZ welcomes Mugabe’s resignationRt Hon Winston Peters Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs     22 November 2017     NZ welcomes Mugabe’s resignation   Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Affairs Minister the Rt Hon Winston Peters has welcomed the resignation of Zimbabwe’s President, Robert Mugabe, who voluntarily […]

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NZ students excelling internationally

By   /  November 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on NZ students excelling internationally

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: NZ students excelling internationallyEducation Minister Chris Hipkins has welcomed the results of an international study showing New Zealand students are among the best in the world at collaborative problem solving.   The 2015 Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) study assessed the skills of 15 year olds in 52 countries […]

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Minister announces new plan for Metro Sports Facility

By   /  November 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Minister announces new plan for Metro Sports Facility

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: Minister announces new plan for Metro Sports FacilityThe Minister for Greater Christchurch Regeneration, Megan Woods has today announced a new plan for the Metro Sports Facility anchor project, after it was revealed the long-delayed project was expected to exceed its budget by $75 million under the current approach.     […]

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Government delivers big boost for students

By   /  November 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Government delivers big boost for students

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: Government delivers big boost for studentsThe Government has today taken a big first step towards making tertiary education and training more affordable for all New Zealanders.   The Government’s first 100 days programme includes introducing a $50 a week boost to both student allowances and loan entitlements for living costs […]

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New Zealander nominated for International Organisation of Vine and Wine

By   /  November 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on New Zealander nominated for International Organisation of Vine and Wine

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: New Zealander nominated for International Organisation of Vine and WineRt Hon Winston Peters                                 Deputy PM and Minister of Foreign Affairs           Hon Damien O’Connor Minister of Agriculture   20 November 2017     New Zealander nominated for the International Organisation of Vine and Wine   […]

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Pike River Recovery Agency established

By   /  November 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Pike River Recovery Agency established

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: Pike River Recovery Agency establishedMinister Responsible for Pike River Re-entry Andrew Little today announced the establishment of a new stand-alone government department, the Pike River Recovery Agency, Te Kahui Whakamana Rua Tekau ma Iwa. The Agency will work in partnership with the Pike River families to plan for decisions on […]

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James Walker is the Ministry’s new Deputy Secretary, Partnerships and Customers

By   /  November 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Environment, Ministry for the Environment, New Zealand Government, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on James Walker is the Ministry’s new Deputy Secretary, Partnerships and Customers

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry for the Environment – Release/Statement Headline: James Walker is the Ministry’s new Deputy Secretary, Partnerships and Customers Ministry for the Environment Chief Executive, Vicky Robertson has announced the appointment of James Walker  as the Ministry’s new Deputy Secretary, Partnerships and Customers. “I’m delighted that James will be joining the Ministry […]

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New Southern South Island Director

By   /  November 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Conservation, Department of Conservation, Environment, New Zealand Government, Public Sector, sep2017  /  Comments Off on New Southern South Island Director

MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Release/Statement Headline: New Southern South Island Director Date:  22 September 2017 Aaron Fleming Aaron, a 2017 recipient of the Sir Peter Blake Leadership Award for Public Sector/Community Leadership, joins DOC from his most recent role as Director, National Library Te Puna Matauranga o Aotearoa with the Department of […]

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Seal pups mauled to death by dogs

By   /  November 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Conservation, Department of Conservation, Environment, New Zealand Government, oct17; compliancestory2017; sealstory2017, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Seal pups mauled to death by dogs

MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Release/Statement Headline: Seal pups mauled to death by dogs The attack occurred at around 9 am on Monday 10 October.  The seal pup/kekeno was dead by the time DOC rangers reached the scene with the dog and its owner nowhere to be found.  The second incident occurred […]

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