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Celebrating gains in health workforce equity

By   /  December 7, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Coalition Government, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Labour-led Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Celebrating gains in health workforce equity

Source: New Zealand Government Health Minister David Clark is pleased to celebrate the Otago Project partnership between the Ministry of Health and the University of Otago which is significantly increasing the number of Māori graduates in the health sciences and workforce.“Today I was privileged to attend Te Heika Pounamu, the University of Otago’s pre-graduation celebration […]

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Defence Assessment on Climate Change and Security Released

By   /  December 6, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Coalition Government, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Labour-led Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Defence Assessment on Climate Change and Security Released

Source: New Zealand Government Minister of Defence Ron Mark and Minister for Climate Change James Shaw have today released a Defence Assessment on the security implications of climate change. The Climate Crisis: Defence Readiness and Responsibilities explores the implications of climate change for New Zealand Defence Force operations. It identifies climate change as one of […]

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West Coast tourism gets big PGF boost

By   /  November 29, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Coalition Government, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Labour-led Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on West Coast tourism gets big PGF boost

Source: New Zealand Government West Coast tourism will benefit from an $87.46 million investment from the Provincial Growth Fund (PGF), Regional Economic Development Minister Shane Jones announced today. With funding for five tourism initiatives within the Buller district and a new premium service and extra capacity on KiwiRail’s world-renowned TranzAlpine Great Journey of New Zealand, […]

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Tax Working Group responds to Stuff article on ‘valuation day’

By   /  November 23, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Government, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Coalition Government, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Labour-led Government, Tax Working Group, Taxation  /  Comments Off on Tax Working Group responds to Stuff article on ‘valuation day’

Source: New Zealand Government – Tax Working Group Tax Working Group Chair Sir Michael Cullen says there’s no proposal under consideration that would require every New Zealand business to obtain a professional valuation all on the same day. The assertion is made today in a Stuff opinion column by Troy Bowker. Sir Michael says the […]

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NZ calls on Japan to stop Southern Ocean whaling programme

By   /  November 14, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Coalition Government, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Labour-led Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on NZ calls on Japan to stop Southern Ocean whaling programme

Source: New Zealand Government Foreign Affairs Minister Winston Peters says Japan’s decision to continue its Southern Ocean whaling programme goes against scientific advice and the growing support for greater protection of the ocean’s ecosystems.  Japan’s Fisheries Agency announced on 12 November that the Japanese whaling fleet had departed Japan for the Southern Ocean.  “New Zealand […]

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New Zealand opens embassy in Stockholm

By   /  November 9, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Coalition Government, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Labour-led Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on New Zealand opens embassy in Stockholm

Source: New Zealand Government Foreign Affairs Minister Winston Peters formally opened New Zealand’s new embassy in Stockholm today. “Sweden and its Nordic neighbours are amongst New Zealand’s most natural partners on the global stage,” Mr Peters said. “At this time of global uncertainty, New Zealand needs to work more closely with friends and partners who […]

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Andrew Little represents NZ at regional counter-terrorism meeting in Indonesia

By   /  November 6, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Coalition Government, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Labour-led Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Andrew Little represents NZ at regional counter-terrorism meeting in Indonesia

Source: New Zealand Government Justice Minister and Minister Responsible for the NZSIS and GCSB Andrew Little has represented New Zealand at the rescheduled second sub-regional meeting on counter terrorism, which has concluded in Jakarta, Indonesia. The previously scheduled meeting was interrupted by the 5 August Lombok earthquake. Co-chaired by Indonesia and Australia, the sub-regional meeting […]

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Draft Tourism Strategy launch

By   /  November 6, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Coalition Government, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Labour-led Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Draft Tourism Strategy launch

Source: New Zealand Government Welcome and thank you all for coming here this morning. I would like to acknowledge Conservation Minister Eugenie Sage, and give my thanks for the work that the Department of Conservation is doing with the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment in regards to the tourism sector. This is an exciting […]

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Hemp seed can now be sold as food

By   /  November 6, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Coalition Government, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Labour-led Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Hemp seed can now be sold as food

Source: New Zealand Government Regional economies are the biggest winners of rule changes that allow hemp seed to be treated as just another edible seed, Food Safety Minister Damien O’Connor announced today. “This is great news for the local hemp industry, which has argued for decades that the production of hemp seed foods will stimulate […]

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Independent voice on urban water welcomed

By   /  November 1, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Coalition Government, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Labour-led Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Independent voice on urban water welcomed

Source: New Zealand Government NEXT ARTICLE →Applications for funding through Te Pūnaha Hihiko: Vision Mātauranga Capability Fund 2019 now open 1 November 2018 Funding applications are now invited for the 2019 round of Te Pūnaha Hihiko: Vision Mātauranga Capability Fund. A new report released today by an independent Urban Water Working Group is a great […]

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Media group renews focus on collaboration, Māori and Pacific People

By   /  November 1, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Coalition Government, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Labour-led Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Media group renews focus on collaboration, Māori and Pacific People

Source: New Zealand Government The Ministerial Advisory Group on Public Media’s terms of reference have been updated and two new appointments made, the Minister of Broadcasting, Communications and Digital Media Hon Kris Faafoi announced today. “The Advisory Group has completed its initial tasks and proven a useful source of independent expert advice,” Mr Faafoi said. […]

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CPTPP underway – tariff cuts for our exporters on December 30

By   /  October 31, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Coalition Government, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Labour-led Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on CPTPP underway – tariff cuts for our exporters on December 30

Source: New Zealand Government New Zealanders will start to see the benefits of the Comprehensive and Progressive Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) from December 30 after confirmation today the required six nations have now ratified the trade pact.  “This triggers the 60 day countdown to entry into force of the Agreement and the first round of tariff […]

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Food and fibre fund open for agribusiness

By   /  October 26, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Coalition Government, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Labour-led Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Food and fibre fund open for agribusiness

Source: New Zealand Government The value of New Zealand’s food and fibre sectors is set to grow as a primary sector investment fund opens for business, Agriculture Minister Damien O’Connor said at the Ashburton A&P show today.  “Proposals for the $40 million a year Sustainable Food & Fibre Futures fund must demonstrate they will deliver […]

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2018 Arts Pasifika Awards celebrate wealth of talent

By   /  October 24, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Coalition Government, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Labour-led Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on 2018 Arts Pasifika Awards celebrate wealth of talent

Source: New Zealand Government The immense talent in the Pasifika arts sector was celebrated tonight at the annual Creative New Zealand Arts Pasifika Awards, held at Parliament.  “The Arts Pasifika Awards, which acknowledge established and emerging artists across a range of disciplines including art, music, writing, dance and drama, display the wealth of talent in […]

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Upgrading Auckland’s rail crossings to save lives

By   /  October 3, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Coalition Government, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Labour-led Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Upgrading Auckland’s rail crossings to save lives

Source: New Zealand Government Today Transport Minister Phil Twyford confirmed $7.6 million for automatic pedestrian crossing gates for 11 more Auckland rail crossings to keep people safe. Over the next five years, Auckland Transport (AT) is planning safety improvements at all 51 pedestrian rail crossings in Auckland, by installing automatic gates, grade separation, or closing […]

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Better bowel care for the Bay

By   /  October 2, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Coalition Government, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Labour-led Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Better bowel care for the Bay

Source: New Zealand Government The Health Minister Dr David Clark says Hawke’s Bay Hospital’s new endoscopy and gastroenterology unit means more coordinated and accessible care for those affected by bowel conditions.David Clark was in Hastings this morning to officially open the $13m facility.“I’ve heard the loud and clear calls from bowel patients and whānau for […]

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A legacy of Mana Wahine – Womens Leadership

By   /  September 29, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Coalition Government, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Labour-led Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on A legacy of Mana Wahine – Womens Leadership

Source: New Zealand Government A legacy of Mana Wahine – Womens Leadership Māori Women’s Welfare League 66th National Conference – Opening Address 9.15 am, Thursday, 27 September “Ka inoi, ka kai, ka mahi, ka moe, ka inoi anō” Te Puea “Ko te pae tawhiti, whaia kia tata, ko te pae tata, whakamaua kia tina.” “Seek […]

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Proactive Release of Documents Relating to the Chief Technology Officer Position

By   /  September 27, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Coalition Government, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Labour-led Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Proactive Release of Documents Relating to the Chief Technology Officer Position

Source: New Zealand Government The Government is making publicly available documents relating to the position of the Chief Technology Officer (CTO), communications with Derek Handley, and the resignation of Hon Clare Curran as a Minister and Member of the Executive Council. The relevant documents held include email and text correspondence. A small number of documents, […]

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Making public housing tenancy reviews fairer

By   /  September 26, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Coalition Government, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Labour-led Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Making public housing tenancy reviews fairer

Source: New Zealand Government Changes are being made to public housing tenancy reviews to ensure vulnerable tenants are protected and more places are available for those that need them, Housing and Urban Development Minister Phil Twyford announced today. “We are striking a fairer balance by providing more stability for tenants who need long term public […]

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Pacific youth encouraged to get involved in Youth Parliament 2019

By   /  September 26, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Coalition Government, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Labour-led Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Pacific youth encouraged to get involved in Youth Parliament 2019

Source: New Zealand Government “I want to see more Pacific youth raise their hands to apply to be part of the Youth Parliament 2019 and represent their local Member of Parliament”, says Pacific Peoples Minister Aupito William Sio. “I’m encouraging more Pacific youth interested in politics to take the initiative and indicate their interest in […]

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