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Ethnic Communities deserve to feel safer in New Zealand

By   /  May 26, 2018  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Ethnic Communities deserve to feel safer in New Zealand

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: Ethnic Communities deserve to feel safer in New ZealandOver 150 Ethnic Community Leaders and Government Ministers have collaborated at the Inaugural Safer Ethnic Communities Ministerial Forum in Auckland today.   The Forum was opened by Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and connected Ethnic communities to several Government Ministers and their agencies to […]

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Public views to be sought on ‘no new mines on conservation land’ policy implementation

By   /  May 26, 2018  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Public views to be sought on ‘no new mines on conservation land’ policy implementation

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: Public views to be sought on ‘no new mines on conservation land’ policy implementationPublic input will be sought on proposals to enact the Government’s policy of no new mines on conservation land, Conservation Minister, Eugenie Sage announced today. Last November, in her Speech from the Throne, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern […]

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Minister launches new children’s media hub

By   /  May 26, 2018  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Minister launches new children’s media hub

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: Minister launches new children’s media hubBroadcasting, Communications and Digital Media Clare Curran has launched New Zealand’s first media hub for children – HEIHEI – which creates a safe place for children to access both local and international stories. “Tamariki are this country’s future and it’s vital for them to hear […]

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Celebrating Hi-Tech success

By   /  May 26, 2018  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Celebrating Hi-Tech success

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: Celebrating Hi-Tech successBroadcasting, Communications and Digital Media Minister Clare Curran was among those celebrating the successes of New Zealand’s high-tech companies and high-flying individuals at the annual NZ Hi-Tech Awards tonight in Christchurch. Ms Curran helped present the award for the Most Innovative Hi-Tech Solution for the Public Good, which […]

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Rotorua’s Onuku Trust wins Ahuwhenua Trophy

By   /  May 26, 2018  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Rotorua’s Onuku Trust wins Ahuwhenua Trophy

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: Rotorua’s Onuku Trust wins Ahuwhenua Trophy  The Minister for Māori Development Nanaia Mahuta today congratulated the winner of the Ahuwhenua Trophy the Onuku Māori Lands Trust from Rotorua.  “They have won the country’s top agricultural award with a policy of sharing the benefits from  their dairy farms and always planning […]

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Collaborative approach to just transition essential

By   /  May 25, 2018  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Collaborative approach to just transition essential

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: Collaborative approach to just transition essentialCollaboration and partnership between regions, iwi, businesses and government is what will build a resilient and sustainable economy according to Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern who is visiting Taranaki today. The Prime Minister is meeting with local government leaders, energy industry representatives and workers about the […]

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New Zealand Government Supports Australia and the Netherlands over Response to MH17

By   /  May 25, 2018  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on New Zealand Government Supports Australia and the Netherlands over Response to MH17

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: New Zealand Government Supports Australia and the Netherlands over Response to MH17New Zealand supports the call by Australia and the Netherlands for Russia to be held responsible for the actions of its military in the use of a Russian anti-aircraft missile against a civilian airliner, says Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern.  “As […]

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Bastion Point celebrated and remembered

By   /  May 25, 2018  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Bastion Point celebrated and remembered

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: Bastion Point celebrated and remembered40 years ago the eviction of protesters from Bastion Point or Takaparawhau in Auckland triggered the beginning of the new era in land rights, says the Minister of Māori Development the Hon Nanaia Mahuta.  On May the 25th 1978, police and army evicted 222 people from […]

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Government mourns the passing of Kingi Taurua

By   /  May 25, 2018  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Government mourns the passing of Kingi Taurua

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: Government mourns the passing of Kingi TauruaKa tanuku te maunga o Rakaumangamanga! Ka ueue te whenua ka tangi te motu whanui mou e Kingi kua riro atu nei! The Government joins the country in expressing our great sadness at the loss of iconic Ngāpuhi leader and broadcaster Kingi Taurua, said […]

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Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security Advisory Panel members appointe

By   /  May 25, 2018  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security Advisory Panel members appointe

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security Advisory Panel members appointePrime Minister Rt Hon Jacinda Ardern has announced the appointment of Angela Foulkes as chair and Lyn Provost as member of the Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security’s Advisory Panel. The two member panel provides advice to the Inspector-General on request or on […]

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Roadshows outline help for small business

By   /  May 25, 2018  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Roadshows outline help for small business

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: Roadshows outline help for small businessSmall Business Minister Stuart Nash will next week launch the 2018 series of small business roadshows. The roadshows give business owners the opportunity to learn more about assistance available from the Government. Taking Care of Business is a series of 12 events across New Zealand […]

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New Zealand deeply concerned by latest MH17 finding

By   /  May 25, 2018  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on New Zealand deeply concerned by latest MH17 finding

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: New Zealand deeply concerned by latest MH17 findingThe Government is deeply concerned at the finding announced overnight by the Joint Investigative Team that the missile which brought down Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17 in July 2014 originated from the 53rd brigade of the armed forces of the Russian Federation. Two-hundred and […]

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More transitional housing for Blenheim

By   /  May 25, 2018  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on More transitional housing for Blenheim

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: More transitional housing for Blenheim  Local families in urgent need of housing will benefit from 17 more transitional housing places opening in Blenheim, says Associate Housing and Urban Development Minister Jenny Salesa. “Everyone deserves a place to live and to have support when it is difficult to secure housing,” Jenny […]

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$19.5m for complete replacement of Onepoto Primary School

By   /  May 25, 2018  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on $19.5m for complete replacement of Onepoto Primary School

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: $19.5m for complete replacement of Onepoto Primary SchoolAround $19.5 million will be invested to completely replace and rebuild Onepoto Primary School as part of Budget 2018, Education Minister Chris Hipkins announced today.   Mr Hipkins visited Onepoto Primary School in Auckland today to make the announcement.   “This rebuild provides […]

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Speech at the United Nations Association of New Zealand: 2018 National Conference

By   /  May 25, 2018  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Speech at the United Nations Association of New Zealand: 2018 National Conference

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: Speech at the United Nations Association of New Zealand: 2018 National ConferenceTēnā koutou katoa Te Perehitene mō, te roopu Whakakotahi Whenua o Aotearoa, ā Joy Dunsheath, ngā mihi kia koe Ngā tauira mē koutou katoa I roto I tē kaupapa ō tēnei rā, Tēnā tātou katoa Thank you for giving […]

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Victoria University Hunter Council Chambers

By   /  May 25, 2018  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Victoria University Hunter Council Chambers

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: Victoria University Hunter Council ChambersTēnā koutou katoa Te Perehitene mō, te roopu Whakakotahi Whenua o Aotearoa, ā Joy Dunsheath, ngā mihi kia koe Ngā tauira mē koutou katoa I roto I tē kaupapa ō tēnei rā, Tēnā tātou katoa Thank you for giving me the opportunity to say a few […]

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Government funding to boost New Zealand plastics recycling capacity

By   /  May 25, 2018  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Government funding to boost New Zealand plastics recycling capacity

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: Government funding to boost New Zealand plastics recycling capacityPlastic recycling company Astron is getting $500,000 under the Government’s Waste Minimisation Fund to expand its plastic recycling facility in New Zealand, Associate Environment Minister Eugenie Sage announced today. “The Government is committed to reducing the amount of waste going to landfill […]

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Speech at the Vodafone Pacific Music Awards

By   /  May 24, 2018  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Speech at the Vodafone Pacific Music Awards

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: Speech at the Vodafone Pacific Music AwardsVodafone Pacific Music Awards, 24 May 2018 Vodafone Events Centre, 770 Great South Rd, Manukau, Auckland    Acknowledgements E’etai ia le paia maualuga ua afifio ma papa aao nei, le paia le popo, ma le mamalu ua o’o, aua Samoa ma Tagata o le […]

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Minister apologises for phone call on plane

By   /  May 24, 2018  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Minister apologises for phone call on plane

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: Minister apologises for phone call on planeTransport Minister Phil Twyford apologises unreservedly for making a phone call on a domestic flight after the aircraft doors had shut in preparation for take-off. “I recognise that I made the call when I shouldn’t have,” Phil Twyford said. “This is inappropriate for anyone, […]

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Phil Twyford’s CAA responsibilities transferred

By   /  May 24, 2018  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Executive Government, New Zealand Government, Politics  /  Comments Off on Phil Twyford’s CAA responsibilities transferred

Source: New Zealand Government Headline: Phil Twyford’s CAA responsibilities transferredPrime Minister Jacinda Ardern has agreed to transfer Transport Minister Hon Phil Twyford’s responsibilities for the Civil Aviation Authority to Associate Transport Minister Hon Julie Anne Genter, following his admission today of making a phone call on a domestic flight after the aircraft doors had shut […]

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