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Treasury opens up discussion on wellbeing measures

By   /  February 22, 2018  /  24/7 News, Economy, FinancialStatements, GovernmentFinances, New Zealand Treasury, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Treasury opens up discussion on wellbeing measures

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Treasury – Release/Statement Headline: Treasury opens up discussion on wellbeing measures Released 22 February 2018. A Treasury Paper and four Discussion Papers published by the Treasury aim to promote and support conversations about wellbeing measures for New Zealand, says Chief Economic Adviser Tim Ng.

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Sporadic 21 February 2018

By   /  February 21, 2018  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Banking and Finance, BNZ Economist Tony Alexander, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Sporadic 21 February 2018

Source: BNZ Economist Tony Alexander – Analysis: Headline: Sporadic 21 February 2018 This website has been provided for general information only. Although every effort has been made to ensure the information on this website is accurate the contents should not be relied upon or used as a basis for entering into any products described on […]

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If you can’t back it up, don’t say it

By   /  February 20, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Commerce Commission, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on If you can’t back it up, don’t say it

Source: Commerce Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: If you can’t back it up, don’t say it If you can’t back it up, don’t say it 20 February 2018 The Commerce Commission has released a new video, giving guidance to traders on false, misleading or unsubstantiated claims and how to avoid making them. The video’s title […]

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Oxfam releases report into allegations of sexual misconduct in Haiti

By   /  February 19, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Activist Organisations, Economy, Environment, Lobby Groups, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand NGOs, Oxfam New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Oxfam releases report into allegations of sexual misconduct in Haiti

Source: Oxfam New Zealand – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Oxfam releases report into allegations of sexual misconduct in Haiti A full copy of Oxfam’s final internal report into allegations of sexual misconduct and other unacceptable behaviour during Oxfam’s humanitarian response to the 2010 Haiti earthquake has been made public today. Oxfam is publishing the report, written […]

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Sunscreen producer will meet NZ standard for SPF testing

By   /  February 19, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Commerce Commission, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Sunscreen producer will meet NZ standard for SPF testing

Source: Commerce Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Sunscreen producer will meet NZ standard for SPF testing Sunscreen producer will meet NZ standard for SPF testing 19 February 2018 Sunscreen producer Johnson & Johnson (New Zealand) Limited (JJNZ) has undertaken to the Commerce Commission to only sell sunscreen products which meet the joint Australian/New Zealand standard. […]

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Oxfam announces comprehensive action plan to stamp out abuse

By   /  February 17, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Activist Organisations, Economy, Environment, Lobby Groups, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand NGOs, Oxfam New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Oxfam announces comprehensive action plan to stamp out abuse

Source: Oxfam New Zealand – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Oxfam announces comprehensive action plan to stamp out abuse Oxfam today announced a comprehensive plan of action to strengthen safeguarding systems across the organisation and stamp out abuse, including asking leading women’s rights experts to lead an urgent independent review of its culture and practices. The plan […]

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Statement of Preliminary Issues released for Rhone/Fluidra swimming pool equipment merger

By   /  February 16, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Commerce Commission, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Statement of Preliminary Issues released for Rhone/Fluidra swimming pool equipment merger

Source: Commerce Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Statement of Preliminary Issues released for Rhone/Fluidra swimming pool equipment merger Statement of Preliminary Issues released for Rhone/Fluidra swimming pool equipment merger 16 February 2018 The Commerce Commission has published a Statement of Preliminary Issues relating to Rhone Capital LLC’s (Rhone) proposed acquisition of Fluidra S.A. (Fluidra). Rhone is […]

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Four months late: Callaghan releases latest spending figures

By   /  February 16, 2018  /  24/7 News, Economy, NGOs, Press Release, Taxpayers Union, Unions  /  Comments Off on Four months late: Callaghan releases latest spending figures

MIL OSI – Source: Taxpayers Union – Release/Statement Headline: Four months late: Callaghan releases latest spending figures Four months late: Callaghan releases latest spending figures Media release from the Taxpayers’ Union MEDIA RELEASE Four months late: Callaghan releases latest spending figures 16 FEBRUARY 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Five months after it was requested under the Official Information Act, […]

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SOP extends bright-line test

By   /  February 15, 2018  /  24/7 News, Economy, Inland Revenue Department, New Zealand, Press Release, Public Sector, Taxation  /  Comments Off on SOP extends bright-line test

MIL OSI – Source: Inland Revenue Department – Release/Statement Headline: SOP extends bright-line test A Supplementary Order Paper released today proposes an amendment for inclusion in the Taxation (Annual Rates for 2017-18, Employment and Investment Income, and Remedial Matters) Bill. The SOP extends the current “bright-line” test from two years to five years. For more […]

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Acting Chief Executive Officer Announced

By   /  February 15, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Economy, Finance, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, New Zealand Superannuation Fund, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Acting Chief Executive Officer Announced

Source: New Zealand Superannuation Fund – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Acting Chief Executive Officer Announced Chief Investment Officer Matt Whineray will be Acting Chief Executive Officer of the NZ Super Fund when current CEO Adrian Orr leaves to take up his new role as Governor of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand in March. The Board […]

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70% of Tongan population affected in wake of Cyclone Gita

By   /  February 14, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Activist Organisations, Economy, Environment, Lobby Groups, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand NGOs, Oxfam New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on 70% of Tongan population affected in wake of Cyclone Gita

Source: Oxfam New Zealand – Press Release/Statement: Headline: 70% of Tongan population affected in wake of Cyclone Gita The full scale of destruction is beginning to emerge from Tonga in the aftermath of the severe tropical cyclone Gita. Around 50,000 people, or almost 70% of the country’s population, have been affected, a third of whom […]

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Toy importer fined for selling unsafe toys

By   /  February 14, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Commerce Commission, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Toy importer fined for selling unsafe toys

Source: Commerce Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Toy importer fined for selling unsafe toys Toy importer fined for selling unsafe toys 12 February 2018 Toy importer Mega Import and Export Limited (Mega Import) has been fined $65,000 for selling toys which did not comply with a mandatory standard. Mega Import pleaded guilty to two charges […]

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Telescope array a massive sink of taxpayer money

By   /  February 13, 2018  /  24/7 News, Economy, NGOs, Press Release, Taxpayers Union, Unions  /  Comments Off on Telescope array a massive sink of taxpayer money

MIL OSI – Source: Taxpayers Union – Release/Statement Headline: Telescope array a massive sink of taxpayer money Telescope array a massive sink of taxpayer money Media release from the Taxpayers’ Union MEDIA RELEASE Telescope array a massive sink of taxpayer money 13 FEBRUARY 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEThe New Zealand Taxpayers Union joins top New Zealand […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Financial Statements of the Government of New Zealand for the Six Months Ended 31 December 2017

By   /  February 13, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Asia Pacific Region, Economy, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, FinancialStatements, GovernmentFinances, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - New Zealand, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, New Zealand Treasury, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Financial Statements of the Government of New Zealand for the Six Months Ended 31 December 2017

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Treasury – Release/Statement Headline: MIL-OSI New Zealand: Financial Statements of the Government of New Zealand for the Six Months Ended 31 December 2017 Source: New Zealand Treasury: Headline: Financial Statements of the Government of New Zealand for the Six Months Ended 31 December 2017 Page updated 13 Feb 2018 […]

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Postgraduate Science Scholarship – be part of the future of the primary industries

By   /  February 13, 2018  /  24/7 News, Economy, New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Postgraduate Science Scholarship – be part of the future of the primary industries

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries – Press Release/Statement Headline: Postgraduate Science Scholarship – be part of the future of the primary industries The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) is offering Postgraduate Science Scholarships for Masters and PhD candidates engaged in primary industry research in New Zealand. MPI food and regulatory […]

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Cyclone Gita heading towards Tonga: Oxfam poised to respond

By   /  February 12, 2018  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Activist Organisations, Economy, Environment, Lobby Groups, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand NGOs, Oxfam New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Cyclone Gita heading towards Tonga: Oxfam poised to respond

Source: Oxfam New Zealand – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Cyclone Gita heading towards Tonga: Oxfam poised to respond Oxfam is on standby to respond to Cyclone Gita, as latest forecasts predict the storm could intensify up to a category 5 cyclone before affecting Tonga later tonight. Up to 70% of the country’s population is at risk […]

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Oxfam’s reaction to recent news on sexual misconduct in Haiti and Chad

By   /  February 11, 2018  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Activist Organisations, Economy, Environment, Lobby Groups, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand NGOs, Oxfam New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Oxfam’s reaction to recent news on sexual misconduct in Haiti and Chad

Source: Oxfam New Zealand – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Oxfam’s reaction to recent news on sexual misconduct in Haiti and Chad In 2011 some members of Oxfam Great Britain staff in Haiti acted in a way that was totally unacceptable and is the most appalling mark against the high values we set ourselves at Oxfam.  On […]

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Oxfam’s reaction to the The Times sexual misconduct story in Haiti

By   /  February 10, 2018  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Activist Organisations, Economy, Environment, Lobby Groups, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand NGOs, Oxfam New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Oxfam’s reaction to the The Times sexual misconduct story in Haiti

Source: Oxfam New Zealand – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Oxfam’s reaction to the The Times sexual misconduct story in Haiti In 2011 some members of Oxfam Great Britain staff in Haiti acted in a way that was totally unacceptable and is the most appalling mark against the high values we set ourselves at Oxfam. Oxfam’s priority […]

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Did the Waikato DHB just admit to breaching the OIA?

By   /  February 9, 2018  /  24/7 News, Economy, NGOs, Press Release, Taxpayers Union, Unions  /  Comments Off on Did the Waikato DHB just admit to breaching the OIA?

MIL OSI – Source: Taxpayers Union – Release/Statement Headline: Did the Waikato DHB just admit to breaching the OIA? Did the Waikato DHB just admit to breaching the OIA? Media release from the Taxpayers’ Union MEDIA RELEASE Did the Waikato DHB just admit to breaching the OIA? 9 FEBRUARY 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEThe Waikato DHB […]

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Sporadic 7 February 2018

By   /  February 7, 2018  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Banking and Finance, BNZ Economist Tony Alexander, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Sporadic 7 February 2018

Source: BNZ Economist Tony Alexander – Analysis: Headline: Sporadic 7 February 2018 Wednesday February 7th 2018 New Zealand’s labour market is very tight. Wages growth remains muted but badly needs to accelerate so businesses without pricing power will close down and people can move to positions where their output will be worth more, economic growth […]

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