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Year in Review: 2018

By   /  December 21, 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 Year in Review: 2018

Source: New Zealand Labour Party It’s a time to look back on the year we’ve had – our achievements, our challenges, and our triumphs. This year, the first year of our Coalition Government, has been a truly special one. January At our first Cabinet meeting we began establishing the Inquiry into Mental Health and Addiction – […]

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Week That Was: Strong economy, strong communities

By   /  December 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 Week That Was: Strong economy, strong communities

Source: New Zealand Labour Party It may be getting close to Christmas but the work here shows no signs of slowing down! It’s been a busy week jam-packed full of announcements and achievements – from a major economic update, to new reform on the dealers and users of synthetic drugs, to the official banning of […]

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Update on our economy

By   /  December 14, 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 Update on our economy

Source: New Zealand Labour Party Today the Coalition Government released the 2019 Budget Policy Statement (BPS), outlining the priorities for Budget 2019. The Treasury also released its Half Year Economic and Fiscal Update with its latest set of forecasts for the New Zealand economy. The BPS is our first action in developing the Wellbeing Budget. […]

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Milestone in Police recruitment

By   /  December 13, 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 Milestone in Police recruitment

Source: New Zealand Labour Party A milestone in Police recruitment has been achieved with the deployment of more than 1,000 new constables around the country since the government was formed. Deputy Prime Minister Winston Peters and Police Minister Stuart Nash congratulated graduates of Wing 321 at a ceremony at the Royal New Zealand Police College. […]

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Small business the focus of Australian talks

By   /  December 11, 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 Small business the focus of Australian talks

Source: New Zealand Labour Party Efforts to progress a seamless trans-Tasman business environment will take another step at a ministerial roundtable meeting in Sydney tomorrow. Small Business Minister Stuart Nash and Australian Assistant Treasurer Stuart Robert will co-host a roundtable meeting of senior government and business leaders. The discussion will focus on ways to advance […]

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Week That Was: Past, present, and future!

By   /  December 7, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, Labour Party, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Labour Party, Politics  /  Comments Off on Week That Was: Past, present, and future!

Source: New Zealand Labour Party Our Week That Was series gives you a round-up of all the achievements, announcements, and other political goings-on around Parliament and across the country over the past week. We’re proud of all we’re doing to make New Zealand a great place to live – and we want to share it […]

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Government’s new Green Investment Fund set to greatly reduce NZ’s emissions

By   /  December 6, 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 Government’s new Green Investment Fund set to greatly reduce NZ’s emissions

Source: New Zealand Labour Party Business and the Government will jointly tackle climate change with the launch of New Zealand Green Investment Finance Ltd; a $100 million fund to reduce New Zealand’s greenhouse gas emissions. The fund is a central plank in the Government’s plan to transition to a clean, green, carbon-neutral New Zealand and […]

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Tax reforms focus on fairness

By   /  December 5, 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 Tax reforms focus on fairness

Source: New Zealand Labour Party New tax legislation has been introduced to Parliament to ensure greater fairness in the way the tax system shapes commerce, investment decisions and social policies. Revenue Minister Stuart Nash has introduced the Taxation (Annual Rates for 2019-20, GST Offshore Supplier Registration, and Remedial Matters) Bill. “The bill implements two major […]

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Week That Was: Health, housing and technology!

By   /  November 30, 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 Week That Was: Health, housing and technology!

Source: New Zealand Labour Party Our Week That Was series gives you a round-up of all the achievements, announcements, and other political goings-on around Parliament and across the country over the past week. We’re proud of all we’re doing to make New Zealand a great place to live – and we want to share it […]

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Preventing death and injury on our roads

By   /  November 30, 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 Preventing death and injury on our roads

Source: New Zealand Labour Party Police Minister Stuart Nash and Associate Minister of Transport Julie Anne Genter are encouraging road users to be alert to a new safety campaign launched today by Police and the NZ Transport Agency in the lead up to the Christmas. “Too many people are dying on our roads and we […]

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Update: West Coast

By   /  November 29, 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 Update: West Coast

Source: New Zealand Labour Party Our Coalition Government is strengthening the West Coast economy, creating new jobs and supporting West Coast businesses and families. The last couple of weeks have seen a number of major Provincial Growth Fund announcements for the West Coast – from transport, to industry, to tourism, and more! Want a broader […]

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New comms centre improves public services

By   /  November 28, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, Labour Party, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Labour Party, Politics  /  Comments Off on New comms centre improves public services

Source: New Zealand Labour Party A new digital services and communications centre opened on the Kapiti Coast will help transform the way Police connect with the public and work to make communities safe. Police Minister Stuart Nash has officially opened the Police Digital Services Centre, Te Whare Torotoro Waea Pirihama in Paraparaumu. It will eventually […]

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Week That Was: A focus on health!

By   /  November 23, 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 Week That Was: A focus on health!

Source: New Zealand Labour Party Our Week That Was series gives you a round-up of all the achievements, announcements, and other political goings-on around Parliament and across the country over the past week. We’re proud of all we’re doing to make New Zealand a great place to live – and we want to share it […]

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What we’re doing in health

By   /  November 22, 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 What we’re doing in health

Source: New Zealand Labour Party We want every New Zealander to be happy, safe, and healthy. To do this, we need to support strong, safe communities, and a robust and efficient health system. Over the past nine years, neglect and under-investment have meant our buildings and facilities have gone without proper maintenance and repair, and far […]

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Week That Was: Righting the wrongs of the past

By   /  November 16, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, Labour Party, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Labour Party, Politics  /  Comments Off on Week That Was: Righting the wrongs of the past

Source: New Zealand Labour Party Our Week That Was series gives you a round-up of all the achievements, announcements, and other political goings-on around Parliament and across the country over the past week. We’re proud of all we’re doing to make New Zealand a great place to live – and we want to share it […]

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Rebuilding our hospitals!

By   /  November 15, 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 Rebuilding our hospitals!

Source: New Zealand Labour Party If we want to have a world-leading healthcare system, we have to get the basics right.  That’s why we’re rebuilding hospitals and fixing our health system’s critical infrastructure. We’ve spent the last few months rolling out our hospital investments around the country – from Middlemore to Maniototo. Take a look at […]

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Week That Was: Changing the game in education, business, and housing

By   /  November 9, 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 Week That Was: Changing the game in education, business, and housing

Source: New Zealand Labour Party Our Week That Was series gives you a round-up of all the achievements, announcements, and other political goings-on around Parliament and across the country over the past week. We’re proud of all we’re doing to make New Zealand a great place to live – and we want to share it […]

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