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West Coast Hector’s dolphin death points to illegal recreational fishing

Published By   /  June 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on West Coast Hector’s dolphin death points to illegal recreational fishing

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries – Press Release/Statement Headline: West Coast Hector’s dolphin death points to illegal recreational fishing Date: 27 Jun 2017 Media contact: MPI media team Telephone: 029 894 0328 Email: media@mpi.govt.nz The Ministry for Primary industries (MPI) believes that illegal recreational set-netting is to blame for the […]

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Amendment to the Financial Statements of the Government of New Zealand for the Ten Months Ended 30 April 2017 —

Published By   /  June 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, FinancialStatements, GovernmentFinances, New Zealand Treasury, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Amendment to the Financial Statements of the Government of New Zealand for the Ten Months Ended 30 April 2017 —

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Treasury – Release/Statement Headline: Amendment to the Financial Statements of the Government of New Zealand for the Ten Months Ended 30 April 2017 — Page updated 27 Jun 2017 The Treasury has made an amendment to the Financial Statements of the Government of New Zealand for the Ten Months […]

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Regional growth studies – rnzngin Fifth Estate

Published By   /  June 27, 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 Regional growth studies – rnzngin Fifth Estate

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry for Primary Industries – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Regional growth studies Title has changed: Regional growth programmestudies Growing regional economies Reports released We want an economy where our regions can make the most The Ministry of their competitive advantages by: Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) and the Ministry for Primary Industries […]

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Petroleum and vehicles lift May 2017 imports

Published By   /  June 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Economy, Public Sector, Statistics New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Petroleum and vehicles lift May 2017 imports

MIL OSI – Source: Statistics New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Petroleum and vehicles lift May 2017 imports Overseas Merchandise Trade: May 2017  –  Media Release Imports of petroleum products and motor vehicles pushed total imports to $4.8 billion in May 2017, Stats NZ said today. Monthly imports were $635 million (15 percent) higher than for May 2016. The leading […]

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Improving New Zealand disability data

Published By   /  June 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Economy, Public Sector, Statistics New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Improving New Zealand disability data

MIL OSI – Source: Statistics New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Improving New Zealand disability data Purpose and summary Purpose Improving New Zealand disability data outlines Stats NZ’s plans to publish new data about disabled people. The paper provides information about the way in which the new data has been produced and why it is needed. […]

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Reserve Bank broadens engagement with stakeholders

Published By   /  June 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, New Zealand Reserve Bank, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Reserve Bank broadens engagement with stakeholders

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Reserve Bank – Release/Statement Headline: Reserve Bank broadens engagement with stakeholders The Reserve Bank continues to broaden its engagement with a diverse range of stakeholders to provide accountability, and to promote understanding and dialogue, Head of Communications, Mike Hannah, said in a speech released today. Speaking to the Canterbury […]

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Treatment suppliers – rnzngin Fifth Estate

Published By   /  June 27, 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 Treatment suppliers – rnzngin Fifth Estate

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry for Primary Industries – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Treatment suppliers Treatment suppliers must be approved to the appropriate MPI standard to treat imported goods, or exported plant or forest products. Find out about approved treatment suppliers, treatments and the supplier approval process. Approved treatment suppliers Treatment suppliers must be MPI-approved to […]

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Emissions returns – rnzngin Fifth Estate

Published By   /  June 27, 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 Emissions returns – rnzngin Fifth Estate

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry for Primary Industries – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Emissions returns Participants in the Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS) must file emissions returns at certain times to calculate changes in the carbon stock of their forest. This determines whether they should pay or receive New Zealand Units (NZUs). Find out how and when […]

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Dangers of entering grain silo underestimated – rnzngin Fifth Estate

Published By   /  June 27, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Economy, Employment Issues, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release, Worksafe  /  Comments Off on Dangers of entering grain silo underestimated – rnzngin Fifth Estate

MIL OSI – Source: Worksafe New Zealand – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Dangers of entering grain silo underestimated Poor risk management, emergency planning, and training for confined spaces work put an electrician’s life in danger and threatened the safety of 14 others who went to his aid in a grain silo incident, says WorkSafe Chief Inspector […]

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The Treasury appoints new Deputy Secretary —

Published By   /  June 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, New Zealand Treasury, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on The Treasury appoints new Deputy Secretary —

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Treasury – Release/Statement Headline: The Treasury appoints new Deputy Secretary — Page updated 26 Jun 2017 Treasury Secretary Gabriel Makhlouf has announced the appointment of Jon Grayson as the Treasury’s new Deputy Secretary, Financial & Commercial. See the media statement: The Treasury appoints new Deputy Secretary (26 June 2017).

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Asparagus boss to pay $58,818.02 for repeated employment failures

Published By   /  June 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, New Zealand Ministry of Economic Development, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Asparagus boss to pay $58,818.02 for repeated employment failures

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Economic Development – Release/Statement Headline: Asparagus boss to pay $58,818.02 for repeated employment failures A labour hire company working on asparagus farms in the Waikato must pay $58,818.02 after being caught twice by the Labour Inspectorate failing to keep employment records. BBS Horticulture Limited was penalised $57,000 […]

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Get a grip, sugar is not the ‘new tobacco’

Published By   /  June 25, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, NGOs, Press Release, Taxpayers Union, Unions  /  Comments Off on Get a grip, sugar is not the ‘new tobacco’

MIL OSI – Source: Taxpayers Union – Release/Statement Headline: Get a grip, sugar is not the ‘new tobacco’ 25 JUNE 2017FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Anti-sugar political campaigners, launching their election campaign tomorrow for a new ‘soda tax’, show their true colours when they make ridiculous claims that ‘sugar is the new tobacco’.Despite attempts to frame themselves […]

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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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