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Migrant Flood Continues Even Though Country Can’t Cope

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Source: New Zealand First – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Migrant Flood Continues Even Though Country Can’t Cope Housing, health services, and infrastructure will continue at bursting point with annual net migration in the August 2017 year reaching 73,500, says New Zealand First Leader and Northland Member of Parliament, Rt Hon Winston Peters. “The government deludes the […]

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Collins must release new report on pipeline vulnerability

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Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Collins must release new report on pipeline vulnerability James Shaw MP on Friday, September 22, 2017 – 10:18 Judith Collins should release a new report, that had been due to come out this week, showing what the Government knew about the vulnerability of the fuel pipeline into Auckland, […]

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Greens welcome cage-free commitment from Foodstuffs

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Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Greens welcome cage-free commitment from Foodstuffs Mojo Mathers MP on Thursday, September 21, 2017 – 15:23 The Green Party welcomes today’s announcement from Foodstuffs that they will switch to completely cage-free eggs by 2027 in their supermarkets nationwide, and is calling on all supermarkets, to follow suit. “To […]

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Housing report earns Nats the red card

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Source: New Zealand Labour Party – Headline: Housing report earns Nats the red card National’s failure to acknowledge and fix the housing crisis will be their legacy. Labour will tackle the housing crisis head-on, says Labour Housing spokesperson Phil Twyford. “Their report card shows National has let Kiwis down when it comes to ensuring there […]

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SPEECH: Auckland – A Waterfront Fit For The 21st Century

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Source: New Zealand First – Press Release/Statement: Headline: SPEECH: Auckland – A Waterfront Fit For The 21st Century Excerpts from a public speechRally to Save the WaterfrontQuay Street, Auckland12pm, 21 September, 2017 Other cities making changes Major cities around the world have been redeveloping their waterfronts for decades – they have long since realised that […]

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Court Case Catches National In Cover-Up Mode

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Source: New Zealand First – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Court Case Catches National In Cover-Up Mode New Zealand First says National has been blindsided by ex-Fuji Xerox NZ executives being taken to Court in a massive fraud involving public contracts. “With papers filed in the High Court against former Fuji Xerox hot shots, New Zealand First […]

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Sluggish growth reflects nine years of drift from National

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Source: New Zealand Labour Party – Headline: Sluggish growth reflects nine years of drift from National Today’s GDP figures reflect an economy that the National Government has allowed to drift along on the basis of growing population rather than improving productivity and adding value, says Labour’s Finance spokesperson Grant Robertson. “It is important to recognise […]

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The New Way To Save The World.

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Source: The Opportunities Party – TOP – Headline: The New Way To Save The World. ACT and the Green Party’s idea of putting a tax on carbon isn’t the best way to fix our emissions problem. Nor for that matter is a nitrogen tax the best way to solve our fresh water woes. Cap and […]

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    Preliminary results for the 2017 General Election | Media releases

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    MIL OSI – Source: Electoral Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Preliminary results for the 2017 General Election | Media releases The Electoral Commission has released the preliminary results for the 2017 General Election. Party                PartyVotes %Votes ElectorateSeats ListSeats TotalSeats National Party 998,813 46.0 41 17 58 Labour Party 776,556 35.8 29 16 45 New Zealand […]

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    Preliminary results for the 2017 General Election

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    MIL OSI – Source: Electoral Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Preliminary results for the 2017 General Election The Electoral Commission has released the preliminary results for the 2017 General Election. Party                PartyVotes %Votes ElectorateSeats ListSeats TotalSeats National Party 998,813 46.0 41 17 58 Labour Party 776,556 35.8 29 16 45 New Zealand First Party 162,988 7.5 […]

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    Analytic Brief: Influence Operations, Targeted Interventions and Intelligence Gathering: A Primer.

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    MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Analysis syndicated by 36th Parallel Assessments – Headline: Analytic Brief: Influence Operations, Targeted Interventions and Intelligence Gathering: A Primer. Source: http://logos.nationalinterest.in/2017/01/mind-map-russian-influence-campaign-us-2016-presidential-elections/ Revelations of Chinese influence operations in Australia and New Zealand, and the ongoing sequels to the Russian “interference” in the 2016 US election, have caused outcry and concern amongst policy-makers […]

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    Serious crash in Hauraki District

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    MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Police – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Serious crash in Hauraki District Saturday, 23 September 2017 – 10:18pm State Highway 2 at Ngatea, in the Hauraki District, is currently blocked due to a serious crash reportedly involving two vehicles. Emergency services were notified just after 9:35pm. Initial indications suggest two people […]

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    Serious crash in Hauraki District – rnzngin Fifth Estate

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    MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Police – Release/Statement Headline: Serious crash in Hauraki District – rnzngin Fifth Estate Source: New Zealand Police – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Serious crash in Hauraki District Saturday, 23 September 2017 – 10:18pm State Highway 2 at Ngatea, in the Hauraki District, is currently blocked due to a serious crash […]

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    Child dies in Far North

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    MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Police – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Child dies in Far North Saturday, 23 September 2017 – 5:48pm A child has died after being hit by a car in a rural area in the Far North this afternoon. The boy was riding a bike on Kimberley Road, Houhora, when he was […]

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    Child dies in Far North – rnzngin Fifth Estate

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    MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Police – Release/Statement Headline: Child dies in Far North – rnzngin Fifth Estate Source: New Zealand Police – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Child dies in Far North Saturday, 23 September 2017 – 5:48pm A child has died after being hit by a car in a rural area in the Far […]

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    Help needed to identify man in Rotorua Hospital

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    MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Police – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Help needed to identify man in Rotorua Hospital Saturday, 23 September 2017 – 4:35pm Authorities are seeking the public’s help to identify a man who has been taken to Rotorua Hospital. He is being treated after collapsing on Devon Street, by Huia St corner […]

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      Cushman & Wakefield Sweeps up Four First Place Awards in Euromoney Survey

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      Source: Media Outreach Headline: Cushman & Wakefield Sweeps up Four First Place Awards in Euromoney Survey HONG KONG, CHINA – Media OutReach – September 22, 2017 – Euromoney has named Cushman& Wakefield, a global leader in commercial real estate services, the topChina real estate agency in four categories of Overall, Valuation,Agency/Letting and Research, according to the […]

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      Etiqa Insurance triumphs at Claims Awards Asia-Pacific 2017 with Insurer Claims Team of the Year award

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      Source: Media Outreach Headline: Etiqa Insurance triumphs at Claims Awards Asia-Pacific 2017 with Insurer Claims Team of the Year award SINGAPORE – Media OutReach – 22 September2017 – Etiqa Insurance has won the‘Insurer Claims Team of the Year’ award at the Claims Awards Asia-Pacific 2017,which was held at Marina Mandarin Singapore on Tuesday, 19 September. […]

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      Europe Organophosphate Pesticides Market | Size | Trends | Analysis

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      MIL OSI – Source: Emailwire Global Press Release Newswire – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Europe Organophosphate Pesticides Market | Size | Trends | Analysis (EMAILWIRE.COM, September 21, 2017 ) Organophosphate Pesticides are one of the most regularly used groups of pesticides. Organophosphates are the basis of many insecticides, herbicides, and pesticides. The organophosphate substances function by […]

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      Europe High Resolution Melting Analysis Market is expected to grow at high CAGR during the forecast period 2016-2021

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      MIL OSI – Source: Emailwire Global Press Release Newswire – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Europe High Resolution Melting Analysis Market is expected to grow at high CAGR during the forecast period 2016-2021 (EMAILWIRE.COM, September 21, 2017 ) The Europe High Resolution Melting Analysis Market was worth $62.14 million in 2016 and is projected to be growing […]

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      Organophosphate Pesticides Market by Type and Size | Industry

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      MIL OSI – Source: Emailwire Global Press Release Newswire – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Organophosphate Pesticides Market by Type and Size | Industry (EMAILWIRE.COM, September 21, 2017 ) Organophosphate Pesticides are one of the most regularly used groups of pesticides. Organophosphates are the basis of many insecticides, herbicides, and pesticides. The organophosphate substances function by thwarting […]

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      Computer Accessories Market 2017 Trend, Analysis and Forecast to 2021

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      MIL OSI – Source: Emailwire Global Press Release Newswire – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Computer Accessories Market 2017 Trend, Analysis and Forecast to 2021 (EMAILWIRE.COM, September 21, 2017 ) Computer accessories are devices that enhance the features of the computer. They can be connected externally or internally to the computer system. For instance, audio speakers, mouse, […]

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      Know about the future of Supply Chain Analytics and what makes it a Booming industry according to following research report: 2017-2025

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      MIL OSI – Source: Emailwire Global Press Release Newswire – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Know about the future of Supply Chain Analytics and what makes it a Booming industry according to following research report: 2017-2025 (EMAILWIRE.COM, September 21, 2017 ) In today’s highly competitive environment companies are putting high focus on optimizing operational expenses in order […]

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      Bus Transmission System Market 2017 Trend, Analysis and Forecast to 2021

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      MIL OSI – Source: Emailwire Global Press Release Newswire – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Bus Transmission System Market 2017 Trend, Analysis and Forecast to 2021 (EMAILWIRE.COM, September 21, 2017 ) Transmission forms a key function of vehicle powertrain. It is a type of gearbox that controls the power generated from an internal combustion engine to the […]

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        Ministry challenging Social Security Appeal Authority’s decision

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        MIL OSI – Source: Ministry of Social Development 2 – Release/Statement Headline: Ministry challenging Social Security Appeal Authority’s decision 22 September 2017. Social Security Appeal Authority’s interlocutory decision [2017] NZSSAA 052, regarding the use of pseudonyms in cases where the Benefits Review Committee is making a decision in relation to a client of the RCU. To […]

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        Safety of Ministry of Social Development staff important

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        MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand State Services Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Safety of Ministry of Social Development staff important Statement from State Services Commissioner Peter Hughes Unfortunately threats, abuse and even violence towards MSD staff is a daily reality in our country. In 2016 twelve staff were assaulted, there were 468 serious and critical […]

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        Exports underpin strong economic growth

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        MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Exports underpin strong economic growth The New Zealand economy continued to grow solidly in the June quarter, posting a 0.8 per cent increase in GDP, taking New Zealand’s growth rate for the year to 2.7 per cent, Finance Minister Steven Joyce says. “Our economy continues […]

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        Entrepreneurial Universities funding awarded

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        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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        FAST campaign increases stroke awareness

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        MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: FAST campaign increases stroke awareness Health Minister Jonathan Coleman says a nationwide stroke awareness campaign has seen more New Zealanders reporting suspected strokes. “Each year in New Zealand around 9,000 people have a stroke. Early identification and treatment are crucial to reduce the likelihood of […]

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        Our position on the use of pseudonyms by staff dealing with our most volatile clients

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        MIL OSI – Source: Ministry of Social Development 2 – Release/Statement Headline: Our position on the use of pseudonyms by staff dealing with our most volatile clients 21 September 2017. In response to an interlocutory decision of the New Zealand Social Security Appeal Authority: The health and safety of my staff is absolutely critical. That […]

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        Keeping up with the Green Hut Track Group

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        MIL OSI – Source: Department of Conservation – Release/Statement Headline: Keeping up with the Green Hut Track Group By Ali Rogers, DOC. There’s a fantastic and dedicated group of volunteers in Dunedin. They head out every Wednesday, rain or shine, and clear DOC’s back-country tracks for hikers to enjoy. The Green Hut Track Group have […]

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        Lack of sleep could affect your safety at work – rnzngin Fifth Estate

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        MIL OSI – Source: WorkSafe New Zealand – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Lack of sleep could affect your safety at work Daylight Saving this weekend is a good time to check on the amount of sleep you are getting to keep yourself and others healthy and safe as you work, says WorkSafe Chief Executive Nicole Rosie. […]

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          Migrant Flood Continues Even Though Country Can’t Cope

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          Source: New Zealand First – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Migrant Flood Continues Even Though Country Can’t Cope Housing, health services, and infrastructure will continue at bursting point with annual net migration in the August 2017 year reaching 73,500, says New Zealand First Leader and Northland Member of Parliament, Rt Hon Winston Peters. “The government deludes the […]

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          Collins must release new report on pipeline vulnerability

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          Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Collins must release new report on pipeline vulnerability James Shaw MP on Friday, September 22, 2017 – 10:18 Judith Collins should release a new report, that had been due to come out this week, showing what the Government knew about the vulnerability of the fuel pipeline into Auckland, […]

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          Greens welcome cage-free commitment from Foodstuffs

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          Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Greens welcome cage-free commitment from Foodstuffs Mojo Mathers MP on Thursday, September 21, 2017 – 15:23 The Green Party welcomes today’s announcement from Foodstuffs that they will switch to completely cage-free eggs by 2027 in their supermarkets nationwide, and is calling on all supermarkets, to follow suit. “To […]

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          Housing report earns Nats the red card

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          Source: New Zealand Labour Party – Headline: Housing report earns Nats the red card National’s failure to acknowledge and fix the housing crisis will be their legacy. Labour will tackle the housing crisis head-on, says Labour Housing spokesperson Phil Twyford. “Their report card shows National has let Kiwis down when it comes to ensuring there […]

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          SPEECH: Auckland – A Waterfront Fit For The 21st Century

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          Source: New Zealand First – Press Release/Statement: Headline: SPEECH: Auckland – A Waterfront Fit For The 21st Century Excerpts from a public speechRally to Save the WaterfrontQuay Street, Auckland12pm, 21 September, 2017 Other cities making changes Major cities around the world have been redeveloping their waterfronts for decades – they have long since realised that […]

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          Court Case Catches National In Cover-Up Mode

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          Source: New Zealand First – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Court Case Catches National In Cover-Up Mode New Zealand First says National has been blindsided by ex-Fuji Xerox NZ executives being taken to Court in a massive fraud involving public contracts. “With papers filed in the High Court against former Fuji Xerox hot shots, New Zealand First […]

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          Sluggish growth reflects nine years of drift from National

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          Source: New Zealand Labour Party – Headline: Sluggish growth reflects nine years of drift from National Today’s GDP figures reflect an economy that the National Government has allowed to drift along on the basis of growing population rather than improving productivity and adding value, says Labour’s Finance spokesperson Grant Robertson. “It is important to recognise […]

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          SPEECH: Between The Red Devil And The Deep Blue Sea

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          Source: New Zealand First – Press Release/Statement: Headline: SPEECH: Between The Red Devil And The Deep Blue Sea Public meeting Hotel Ashburton, Racecourse Road, Ashburton 1pm, 20th September, 2017   Thank you for this invitation to speak to you today and within a week of the National Party leader talking to you about your concerns […]

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            Lower Hutt Civic Precinct continues to take shape

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            MIL OSI – Source: Hutt City Headline: Lower Hutt Civic Precinct continues to take shape Council’s City Infrastructure General Manager Bruce Sherlock says, “Work already completed on Riddiford Garden is getting great use by the public especially the active plaza at the corner of Queens Street and Laings Road.  Young people are playing basketball and […]

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            Scholarship for award-winning refugee

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            MIL OSI – Source: Hutt City Headline: Scholarship for award-winning refugee An 18 year old refugee from Sudan and an active member of Naenae Clubhouse, Clench’s passion for creativity has led to her being a volunteer, the winner of multiple competitions, the Eastern Ward representative of the Hutt City Youth Council and the recipient of […]

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            Calling Māori event management students and professionals Applications now open for 2018 Tāmaki Herenga Waka Festival observer programme. There is a fantastic new opportunity for people with Māori whakapapa who study, work in or aspire to study or work in event management to take part in the 2018 Tāmaki Herenga Waka Festival observer programme Published 21 SEP 2017

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            MIL OSI – Source: Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) Headline: Calling Māori event management students and professionals Applications now open for 2018 Tāmaki Herenga Waka Festival observer programme. There is a fantastic new opportunity for people with Māori whakapapa who study, work in or aspire to study or work in event management to […]

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            Stalls wanted for the third Tāmaki Herenga Waka Festival Stall applications now open for 2018 Tāmaki Herenga Waka Festival. The size of the crowds at this year’s Tāmaki Herenga Waka Festival means there is an opportunity to expand the footprint of the 2018 event to allow more hapu to showcase the essence of Tāmaki Makaurau. Published 21 SEP 2017

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            MIL OSI – Source: Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) Headline: Stalls wanted for the third Tāmaki Herenga Waka Festival Stall applications now open for 2018 Tāmaki Herenga Waka Festival. The size of the crowds at this year’s Tāmaki Herenga Waka Festival means there is an opportunity to expand the footprint of the 2018 […]

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            International advisory group established to enhance Auckland’s business events growth A group of world-leading experts and senior leaders in the business events sector have been enlisted to help further enhance Auckland’s reputation and presence in the international market place. Auckland Convention Bureau (ACB), a division within Auckland Tourism, Events & Econo Published 21 SEP 2017

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            MIL OSI – Source: Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) Headline: International advisory group established to enhance Auckland’s business events growth A group of world-leading experts and senior leaders in the business events sector have been enlisted to help further enhance Auckland’s reputation and presence in the international market place. Auckland Convention Bureau (ACB), […]

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            Auckland Art Gallery to be obliterated this summer

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            MIL OSI – Source: REGIONAL FACILITIES AUCKLAND (RFA) Headline: Auckland Art Gallery to be obliterated this summer Published Thursday 21 September 2017 A rainbow of brightly coloured dots will obliterate a pure white room when avant-garde Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama’s The obliteration room opens on Saturday 9 December at Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki. […]

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            Health and Ability Expo

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            MIL OSI – Source: Hutt City Headline: Health and Ability Expo If you have a disability or care for someone who does make sure you come along to the Health and Ability Expo, 3 October, at Petone Working Men’s Club. From 10am to 4pm you’ll be able to visit more than 50 exhibitors that are […]

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            Date for Black Ferns Celebration in Auckland confirmed Aucklanders will be able to celebrate the Black Ferns’ Women’s Rugby World Cup 2017 victory at a free public event on Thursday, 28 September at the Vodafone Events Centre in Manukau. Published 21 SEP 2017

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            MIL OSI – Source: Auckland Tourism, Events & Economic Development (ATEED) Headline: Date for Black Ferns Celebration in Auckland confirmed Aucklanders will be able to celebrate the Black Ferns’ Women’s Rugby World Cup 2017 victory at a free public event on Thursday, 28 September at the Vodafone Events Centre in Manukau. Published21 SEP 2017 Aucklanders […]

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              When the state turned away: Sarah’s story

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              MIL OSI – Source: Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) – Press Release/Statement: Headline: When the state turned away: Sarah’s story With all the rhetoric around domestic violence and women and children it’s hard to believe that even today when women experience hardship and reach out to the state for support, they are still judged and […]

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              Harsh punishments for sole parents fuel child poverty

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              MIL OSI – Source: Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Harsh punishments for sole parents fuel child poverty 15 September 2017 Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) says that urgently removing Sections 176, 177, 178 from the Social Security Legislation Rewrite Bill and extending the In-Work Tax Credit portion of Working for Families […]

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              Thursday, September 7: Occupying Central Plains Water

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              MIL OSI – Source: Greenpeace New Zealand – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Thursday, September 7: Occupying Central Plains Water The day started early, or late, depending on your perspective. We met the night before in Christchurch. People had travelled from across New Zealand at a moment’s notice – one group had even driven from Dunedin. The […]

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              Education priorities for a New Zealand where all children can flourish

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              MIL OSI – Source: Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Education priorities for a New Zealand where all children can flourish 06 September 2017 The upcoming election provides an opportunity for all political parties to put the wellbeing of all New Zealand’s children at the centre of their education policies, says Child […]

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              Parental income test needs urgent attention

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              MIL OSI – Source: Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Parental income test needs urgent attention 31 August 2017 Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) applauds Labour’s latest policy announcement for students as a much needed step in the right direction. CPAG’s 2016 report Laybying our future: The state of student hardship in New Zealand, written by […]

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              People’s Review report shows urgent policies needed

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              MIL OSI – Source: Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) – Press Release/Statement: Headline: People’s Review report shows urgent policies needed 23 August 2017 Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) says that the People’s Review of Renting report released today by ActionStation and Renters United should be considered by Members of Parliament to be further evidence supporting […]

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              Invite: Housing Election Forum

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              MIL OSI – Source: Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Invite: Housing Election Forum 22 August 2017 Every Child Counts and the Child Poverty Action Group invite you to attend our Housing Election Forum where, together with other organisations, we will jointly call for urgent action on housing to recognise every child’s […]

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              Make eliminating child poverty New Zealand’s #1 priority

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              MIL OSI – Source: Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Make eliminating child poverty New Zealand’s #1 priority 22 August 2017 Former Prime Minister Sir John Key, said as he was knighted for service to New Zealand, that the only regret he had from his ten years in office was not eliminating […]

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