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Dame Annette King to attend Asia Europe Meeting Summit

By   /  October 17, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Dame Annette King to attend Asia Europe Meeting Summit

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: Dame Annette King to attend Asia Europe Meeting SummitThe Honourable Dame Annette King will attend the 12th Asia Europe Meeting (ASEM) Leaders’ Summit as the Prime Minister’s Special Envoy in Brussels this week (18-19 October). “New Zealand is proud to be one of 53 members represented at the ASEM Summit,” Prime Minister […]

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Mission Bay Café a winner at Ōrākei awards

By   /  October 17, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, Auckland Council, DJF, KB, KB, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Mission Bay Café a winner at Ōrākei awards

Source: Auckland Council Congratulations to Mission Bay Café, who took out the Supreme Award at the first ever Ōrākei Local Board Business Awards, held last night at the Ellerslie Event Centre. The public cast an impressive 6325 votes, helping secure their favourite local businesses a winning spot in the six main categories. “Ōrākei Local Board […]

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The Brontë Sisters in Auckland

By   /  October 17, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, Auckland Council, DJF, KB, KB, Local Government  /  Comments Off on The Brontë Sisters in Auckland

Source: Auckland Council Auckland is a long way from the wild moors of Yorkshire where Charlotte, Emily and Anne Brontë lived and wrote, but their first published work is part of the Heritage Collections at Auckland Libraries. Poems. Sir George Grey Special Collections, Auckland Libraries, 7-C1940  Currently, on display at Tāmaki Pātaka Kōrero – Central […]

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Have your say — Public consultation on the trans-Tasman framework for e-Invoicing

By   /  October 17, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Economy, KB, KB, New Zealand Ministry of Economic Development, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Have your say — Public consultation on the trans-Tasman framework for e-Invoicing

Source: New Zealand Ministry of Economic Development On: 17 October 2018 The New Zealand Business Number team is seeking a public consultation on the trans-Tasman operational governance framework for electronic invoicing (e-Invoicing). Since its original development in Australia in 2016 by peak industry bodies, software developers and government agencies, the e-Invoicing framework has expanded and […]

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Visionary concept for $2.5million Ōpanuku Link approved

By   /  October 17, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, Auckland Council, DJF, KB, KB, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Visionary concept for $2.5million Ōpanuku Link approved

Source: Auckland Council A visionary concept for the future of the Ōpanuku Link in Henderson has been given the green light, with $2.5 million of funding allocated to the project. The Henderson-Massey Local Board agreed to approve the design of the overall Ōpanuku Link project, made up of enhancements to the Ōpanuku Reserve, a new […]

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Announcement of appointment of new Ambassador to Italy

By   /  October 17, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Announcement of appointment of new Ambassador to Italy

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: Announcement of appointment of new Ambassador to ItalyForeign Affairs Minister Winston Peters today announced the appointment of diplomat Anthony Simpson as Ambassador to Italy. “Mr Simpson is currently Unit Manager of the Europe Division at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Trade. He has previously served as Political Coordinator during […]

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Announcement of new Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates

By   /  October 17, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Announcement of new Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: Announcement of new Ambassador to the United Arab EmiratesForeign Affairs Minister Winston Peters today announced the appointment of diplomat Matthew Hawkins as New Zealand’s next Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates. “Mr Hawkins is well qualified for the role. He is currently Unit Manager of the Middle East and Africa […]

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10 years of AUT-Vietnam partnership

By   /  October 17, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, Auckland University of Technology (AUT), DJF, Education, KB, KB  /  Comments Off on 10 years of AUT-Vietnam partnership

Source: Auckland University of Technology 17 Oct, 2018 Over 150 people attended a packed AUT event in Vietnam’s Ho Chi Minh City on 1st October to celebrate the 10-year anniversary of AUT’s relationship with Vietnam National University Ho Chi Minh City, one of the country’s two largest universities. AUT’s long-standing educational relationship with Vietnam has […]

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e-Invoicing to boost productivity

By   /  October 17, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, KB, Labour Party, New Zealand, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Labour Party, New Zealand Political Party, Politics  /  Comments Off on e-Invoicing to boost productivity

Source: New Zealand Labour Party Small Business Minister Stuart Nash is encouraging the Australian and New Zealand public to provide feedback on a joint electronic invoicing (e-Invoicing) initiative that will save businesses time and money. “Research indicates that the economic benefits of e-Invoicing could exceed $30 billion over ten years, thanks to the significant productivity […]

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Film Industry Working Group report welcomed

By   /  October 17, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Film Industry Working Group report welcomed

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: Film Industry Working Group report welcomedThe Film Industry Working Group has reported back today, providing recommendations on restoring collective bargaining rights to film production workers, says the Minister for Workplace Relations and Safety Iain Lees-Galloway. The Working Group was set up at the beginning of this year with representation from […]

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Reigniting creative entrepreneurial talent by giving life to new ideas

By   /  October 17, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, Auckland Council, DJF, KB, KB, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Reigniting creative entrepreneurial talent by giving life to new ideas

Source: Auckland Council South Auckland’s natural talent for creation and innovation is being given a boost with the official launch of Te Haa o Manukau, a new coworking and makerspace designed to stimulate budding entrepreneurship. Te Haa o Manukau is a flagship project of The Southern Initiative (TSI) in collaboration with Auckland Tourism, Events and […]

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$245,000 for Great Lake Trail extension

By   /  October 17, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Economy, KB, KB, New Zealand Ministry of Economic Development, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on $245,000 for Great Lake Trail extension

Source: New Zealand Ministry of Economic Development On: 17 October 2018 A 15 kilometre extension to the Great Lake Trail has been granted $245,000 through the Ngā Haerenga, the New Zealand Cycle Trail: Enhancement and Extension Fund. The new Otaketake Link will branch off the K2K Track, between Kawakawa Bay and Kinloch, and run to […]

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Enhanced air ambulance service for the South

By   /  October 17, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Enhanced air ambulance service for the South

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: Enhanced air ambulance service for the South  Health Minister Dr David Clark has announced the third and final agreement in principle has been reached for new air ambulance services that will be safer, better and firmly focused on patients. The southern region agreement has now been signed with new provider […]

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DOC closing tracks to protect kauri

By   /  October 17, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on DOC closing tracks to protect kauri

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: DOC closing tracks to protect kauriConservation Minister Eugenie Sage today announced that the Department of Conservation (DOC) will close 21 tracks across kauri land to help prevent the spread of kauri dieback. An additional 10 tracks will also be partially closed and the open sections upgraded to eliminate wet and […]

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Stardom beckons for young performers as Showquest continues

By   /  October 17, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Stardom beckons for young performers as Showquest continues

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: Stardom beckons for young performers as Showquest continuesMore young stars are set to be discovered as a series of popular performing arts shows for young people is rolled out for another year, Education Minister Chris Hipkins announced today. RockQuest Promotions was selected by the Ministry of Education to run Showquest […]

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$245,000 for Great Lake Trail

By   /  October 17, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on $245,000 for Great Lake Trail

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: $245,000 for Great Lake TrailA new 15 kilometre extension to the Great Lake Trail will improve safety for cyclists and help promote Taupō as a cycling destination, says Tourism Minister Kelvin Davis. The Government has committed $245,000 from the Ngā Haerenga, New Zealand Cycle Trail: Enhancement and Extension Fund for […]

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Seven ways to make the most of your Labour Weekend

By   /  October 17, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, Auckland Council, DJF, KB, KB, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Seven ways to make the most of your Labour Weekend

Source: Auckland Council Labour Day is coming up and for many of us, that means an extra day to relax, unwind and spend some quality time with our friends and family. Whether you’re planning a day out with your whānau, relaxing with friends, or just hoping to soak up some springtime sunshine, there’s plenty going […]

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Next steps for bloodstock investment

By   /  October 17, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Next steps for bloodstock investment

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: Next steps for bloodstock investmentRacing Minister Winston Peters has announced the next steps to promote new investment in the horse bloodstock industry. “Quality breeding is the life blood of the New Zealand racing industry. Better tax rules will encourage new investment in bloodstock breeding, and affirms the Government’s commitment to […]

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Prominent museum director remembered

By   /  October 16, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Prominent museum director remembered

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: Prominent museum director rememberedPrime Minister and Minister for Arts, Culture and Heritage Jacinda Ardern today expressed sorrow at the death of highly-regarded museum director Thérèse Angelo. “Thérèse made a tireless and substantial contribution to the New Zealand heritage sector, and wider Canterbury community, during her career. “With more than three […]

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Back to the future for heritage building

By   /  October 16, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, Auckland Council, DJF, KB, KB, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Back to the future for heritage building

Source: Auckland Council In 1947, Mt Roskill Road Board became Mt Roskill Borough Council. It was made-up of a mayor and eight (later 10) councillors. The town clerk was responsible for the council’s affairs and the day-to-day administration and coordination of the council’s five departments: engineering, town planning, inspectorate, treasury and secretarial. In September 1956, […]

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