News

Naval exercises in Hauraki Gulf and Bay of Plenty

10 Nov 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Gerry BrownleeMinister of Defence10 November 2016 Naval exercises in Hauraki Gulf and Bay of Plenty The New Zealand Defence Force will host two large multilateral naval exercises in... more

Fishing for solutions to plastic in our oceans

10 Nov 2016 News
Ara Institute Fishing for solutions to plastic in our oceans; all aboard the ORV Alguita The ORV Alguita research vessel has started her voyage around the Galapagos and Easter Islands and First Mate more

Maori Party voting record shows true agenda

10 Nov 2016 News
New Zealand Labour Party Meka WhaitiriMP for Ikaroa-RawhitiLocal Government spokespersonMEDIA STATEMENT10 November 2016 Maori Party voting record shows true agendaThe Maori Party’s pretence of being an... more

New Zealand hosts Pacific Parliamentary Forum

10 Nov 2016 News
New Zealand Government Office of the Speaker of the House of RepresentativesFor release: Thursday 10 NovemberNew Zealand hosts Pacific Parliamentary ForumPacific parliamentarians, recognised for their... more

New advisory group on smart agriculture established

10 Nov 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Amy AdamsMinister of Communications Hon Nathan GuyMinister for Primary Industries10 November 2016 New advisory group on smart agriculture establishedA new technical advisory group is... more

$1.87 million to fight Canterbury wildings

10 Nov 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Nathan GuyMinister for Primary Industries10 November 2016 Media Statement $1.87 million to fight Canterbury wildingsA funding boost of $1.87 million will help ta... more

New Zealand needs a cultural shift to keep data safe

10 Nov 2016 News
Massey University Thursday, November 10, 2016New Zealand needs a cultural shift to keep data safeNew Zealanders need to better understand the risks of prioritising user features over security when it comes to... more

Location announced for new Kumeu school

10 Nov 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Hekia ParataMinister of Education10 November 2016 Media Statement Location announced for new Kumeu schoolAuckland’s new Kumeu Primary School will open on Gilbransen Road,... more

Millions of new trees to be planted

10 Nov 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Jo GoodhewAssociate Minister for Primary Industries 10 November 2016 Millions of new trees to be plantedAssociate Primary Industries Minister Jo Goodhew has today announced that over... more

American Young Political and Policy Leaders visit NZ

10 Nov 2016 News
New Zealand Government Office of the Speaker of the House of RepresentativesFor release: Thursday 10 NovemberAmerican Young Political and Policy Leaders visit New ZealandArriving this Saturday are seven... more

Labour continues fight against Charter schools

10 Nov 2016 News
New Zealand Labour Party Nanaia MahutaMP for Hauraki-WaikatoConservation spokespersonTreaty of Waitangi Negotiations 10 November 2016Labour continues fight against Charter schoolsLabour will continue to fight... more

Revamp to 60-year old trust law

10 Nov 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Amy Adams Minister of Justice 10 November 2016 Media StatementRevamp to 60-year old trust lawJustice Minister Amy Adams today released draft legislation that will update our... more

ActionStation: TPPA Bill must be taken off the agenda

10 Nov 2016 News
ActionStation ActionStation: TPPA Bill must be taken off the agenda Despite the admission from the Prime Minister that the TPPA now has a ‘zero to none’ chance of being ratified, the Government is still trying... more

Tax laws clarified for foster carers

10 Nov 2016 News
New Zealand Government Hon Anne TolleyMinister for Social DevelopmentHon Michael WoodhouseMinister of Revenue 10 November 2016 Tax laws clarified for foster carersChanges to tax laws will clarify that... more

Money granted for Neimann Creek clean up

10 Nov 2016 News
New Zealand Government Nick Smith9 NOVEMBER, 2016Money granted for Neimann Creek clean upA creek that feeds into the Waimea Estuary is to be cleaned up thanks to a Government grant, Environment Minister Dr... more

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News

Historic move of New Zealand’s iconic documents

25 Apr 2017 News
24 AprilThree of New Zealand’s most precious constitutional documents were moved to a new location in a unique ceremonial... more

PM announces changes to ministerial portfolios

25 Apr 2017 Arts
24 April 2017Prime Minister Bill English today announced the appointment of Gerry Brownlee as Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nathan Guy... more

Business

McCully to Viet Nam to further Vietnamese partnership

25 Apr 2017 Business News
23 April 2017 Foreign Minister Murray McCully will travel to Ha Noi today to meet Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign... more

Positive step forward for pay equity

1 Mar 2017 Business News
28 Feb 2017 State Services Minister Paula Bennett has welcomed an agreement with unions which will see the Government’s new pay... more

Living

3rd Position, Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series

21 Nov 2016 Lifestyle
Emirates Team New Zealand EMIRATES TEAM NEW ZEALAND CLOSES IN 3rd POSITION THE LOUIS VUITTON AMERICA’S CUP WORLD SERIES more

Arts Foundation Award recipients for 2016

14 Nov 2016 Lifestyle
The Arts Foundation Next generation of internationally acclaimed talent among the Arts Foundation Award recipients for 2016Under ... more

Property

NZ house prices gain 11% in October

14 Nov 2016 Property
Article - BusinessDesk Monday 14 November 2016 10:28 AM NZ house prices gain 11% in October, driven by sales of higher value homes By... more

RBNZ sees pressures building in Auckland construction sector

11 Nov 2016 Property By Paul McBeth
Article - BusinessDesk Thursday 10 November 2016 04:04 PM RBNZ sees pressures building in Auckland construction sector By Paul ... more

Migration

Suspension of decision making authority

25 Apr 2017 Migration
24 April 2017Immigration Minister Michael Woodhouse is taking steps to improve Immigration New Zealand’s decision making... more

Recognised Seasonal Employers employ more Kiwis

8 Feb 2017 Migration
7 Feb 2017 Immigration Minister Michael Woodhouse welcomes a report showing the vast majority of employers who take on seasonal... more

Travel

eGate expansion project nears completion

25 Apr 2017 Travel & Tourism
21 April 2017Customs Minister Nicky Wagner today announced 15 new eGates are now fully operational at Auckland Airport arrivals,... more

New Zealand commits to Fiji border security

28 Mar 2017 Travel & Tourism
27 March 2017 Customs Minister Nicky Wagner is welcoming a commitment to help strengthen Fiji’s border security. New Zealand... more

Sport

World Masters Games 2017 commemorates Anzac Day

25 Apr 2017 Sport
25 April 2017An Anzac Day service at Queens Wharf and a star-studded New Zealand versus Australia exhibition basketball match will be... more

NZ Goverment welcomes World Masters Games

25 Apr 2017 Sport
21 April 2017Economic Development Minister Simon Bridges and Sport and Recreation Minister Jonathan Coleman have today welcomed the... more

Columns

Gordon Campbell on the Gareth Morgan crusade

11 Nov 2016 Opinion
Column - Gordon Campbell   Gordon Campbell on the Gareth Morgan crusade First published on Werewolf more

Gordon Campbell on the US election outcome

10 Nov 2016 Opinion
Column - Gordon Campbell   Gordon Campbell on the US election outcome more

Kiwi Success

Spencer to be Acting Governor of Reserve Bank

8 Feb 2017 Appointments
7 Feb 2017 Finance Minister Steven Joyce will appoint current Deputy Reserve Bank Governor Grant Spencer as the Acting Governor of... more

Temporary Chairs appointed to Canterbury and South Canterbury DHB

1 Feb 2017 Appointments
30 January 2017 Health Minister Jonathan Coleman has today appointed temporary Chairs to the boards of Canterbury and South... more

Recruitment

New employment resource for young people

1 Mar 2017 Recruitment
28 Feb 2017 Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Minister Paul Goldsmith and Associate Education Minister Louise Upston have... more

Record number of people in employment

1 Feb 2017 Recruitment
1 Feb 2017 Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Minister Paul Goldsmith has welcomed the record number of New Zealanders now in... more

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