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Entrepreneurial Universities funding awarded

By   /  September 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on Entrepreneurial Universities funding awarded

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Entrepreneurial Universities funding awarded Victoria University of Wellington and the University of Auckland will be the first to take advantage of the Government’s $35 million investment in ‘Entrepreneurial Universities’, part of the Innovative New Zealand initiative in Budget 2016, Minister for Tertiary Education, Skills and […]

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New data to guide student choices published

By   /  August 30, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on New data to guide student choices published

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: New data to guide student choices published New data that shows the employment status and earnings of graduates from tertiary institutions will provide students with a valuable tool when making important decisions about their study options, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Minister Paul Goldsmith says. […]

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A School of Rural Medicine to be established

By   /  August 28, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on A School of Rural Medicine to be established

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: A School of Rural Medicine to be established The Government will establish a new School of Rural Medicine within the next three years to produce more doctors for our rural communities, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Minister Paul Goldsmith says. “Every New Zealander deserves quality […]

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Christchurch ICT Graduate School opens

By   /  August 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on Christchurch ICT Graduate School opens

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Christchurch ICT Graduate School opens The third of the Government’s three ICT Graduate Schools, formally launched at an event in Christchurch today, will develop the ICT skills of current industry professionals, teachers, and new students, Minister for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Paul Goldsmith says. […]

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Ground broken on new ag-science development

By   /  August 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on Ground broken on new ag-science development

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Ground broken on new ag-science development The start of a joint $200 million development between Lincoln University and AgResearch demonstrates a strong commitment to agricultural research and teaching in Canterbury, Tertiary Education Minister Paul Goldsmith says. “Today is a major milestone for agricultural science in […]

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Employability skills take centre-stage in Māori youth video series

By   /  August 14, 2017  /  24/7 News, Louise Upston, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on Employability skills take centre-stage in Māori youth video series

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Employability skills take centre-stage in Māori youth video series The Māia video series released today brings the employability skills framework to life for rangatahi Māori, says Associate Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Minister Louise Upston. “By 2030, approximately 30% of our students – and therefore […]

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Northland export education strategy launched

By   /  August 11, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on Northland export education strategy launched

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Northland export education strategy launched The Tai Tokerau Northland International Education Strategy, launched today in Waitangi, will help Northland take advantage of the opportunities provided by export education, Minister for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Paul Goldsmith says. “There is real potential for international education […]

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Construction growth creating job opportunities

By   /  August 6, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on Construction growth creating job opportunities

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Construction growth creating job opportunities Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Minister Paul Goldsmith has today released the Future Demand for Construction Workers Report 2017, the updated forecast of New Zealand’s need for workers in building and construction through to 2022. “Demand for skills across the […]

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New Zealand welcomes first micro-credentials

By   /  August 3, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on New Zealand welcomes first micro-credentials

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: New Zealand welcomes first micro-credentials New Zealand’s first micro-credential – a self-driving car engineering programme delivered online by Udacity, is now available, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Minister Paul Goldsmith says. “It is fitting that the first micro-credential to be launched in New Zealand should […]

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PM’s Scholarships for Latin America announced

By   /  July 31, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on PM’s Scholarships for Latin America announced

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: PM’s Scholarships for Latin America announced Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Minister Paul Goldsmith has today announced the latest round of recipients of the Prime Minister’s Scholarships for Latin America (PMSLA). “These scholarships were established in 2016 in order to build New Zealand’s connections with […]

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Response to the Productivity Commission report on tertiary education

By   /  July 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, Speech, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on Response to the Productivity Commission report on tertiary education

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Response to the Productivity Commission report on tertiary education Good afternoon everyone and welcome. It is great to be here with all of you who have a major stake in tertiary education and the future workforce of New Zealand.  I am here today to announce […]

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Government responds to tertiary education report

By   /  July 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, Finance, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Steven Joyce, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on Government responds to tertiary education report

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Government responds to tertiary education report Finance Minister Steven Joyce and Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Minister, Paul Goldsmith have today released the Government’s response to the most extensive review of tertiary education in more than a decade, and outlined its plan for delivering a […]

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Ka Hao: Māori Digital Technology Development Fund recipients announced

By   /  July 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, Maori Development, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation, Te Ururoa Flavell, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on Ka Hao: Māori Digital Technology Development Fund recipients announced

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Ka Hao: Māori Digital Technology Development Fund recipients announced Māori Development Minister Te Ururoa Flavell and Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith have today announced the recipients of the first round for the Ka Hao: Māori Digital Technology Development Fund. “The first round of funding […]

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Bolstering lifelong pathways for Northland youth

By   /  July 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Corrections, Education, Louise Upston, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, Primary Industries, release, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on Bolstering lifelong pathways for Northland youth

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Bolstering lifelong pathways for Northland youth Minister Louise Upston will today host her second cross-sector employment breakfast in Northland in as many weeks, as the Government seeks to strengthen the links between educators and employers, and to match up relevant training opportunities for young people […]

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Regional youth employment strategy announced

By   /  July 12, 2017  /  24/7 News, Anne Tolley, Economic Development, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Simon Bridges, Social Development, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on Regional youth employment strategy announced

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Regional youth employment strategy announced The Government has announced a comprehensive strategy to reduce the number of at-risk young people not in employment or training in regional New Zealand.  Economic Development Minister Simon Bridges, Social Development Minister Anne Tolley and Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment […]

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One million cent student scholarship announced

By   /  July 7, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on One million cent student scholarship announced

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: One million cent student scholarship announced Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Minister Goldsmith has today announced a new $10,000 scholarship for a current or prospective international student. “International education is now our fourth largest export industry, worth $4.5 billion a year, and this scholarship is […]

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Clearer career pathways through CNZ transition

By   /  July 3, 2017  /  24/7 News, Louise Upston, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on Clearer career pathways through CNZ transition

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Clearer career pathways through CNZ transition From today, Careers New Zealand staff and functions will become part of the Tertiary Education Commission, providing clearer pathways for students at school and beyond, Associate Minister for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Louise Upston says. With the passing […]

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Labour market data hub launch welcomed

By   /  June 29, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on Labour market data hub launch welcomed

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Labour market data hub launch welcomed Minister for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Paul Goldsmith today welcomed the launch of a new Labour Market Dashboard, which will give New Zealanders better access to data on trends in the labour market. “One of MBIE’s responsibilities is […]

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$85 million for Lincoln University facilities

By   /  June 29, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on $85 million for Lincoln University facilities

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: $85 million for Lincoln University facilities Primary sector education, research and innovation will receive a significant boost thanks to a capital injection for state-of-the-art new buildings at Lincoln University, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment and Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith announced today. The Government […]

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Online job ads continue growing strongly

By   /  June 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on Online job ads continue growing strongly

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Online job ads continue growing strongly Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Minister Paul Goldsmith says the latest Jobs Online report shows strong growth in online job advertisements at 11.8 per cent in the year to May. The report, released today by the Ministry of Business, […]

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