Archive for the 'Politics' Category

A Political Party That’s on Northland’s Side

Speech – New Zealand First Party

Rt Hon Winston Peters
New Zealand First Leader
1 September 2014
Whangarei Regional Forum
Monday 1 September, 6pm

Forum North, Whangarei Read more »

Personal Statement by Matthew Hooton

Press Release – Matthew Hooton

Personal Statement by Matthew Hooton
1 September 2014
For Immediate Release
“This morning I made comments on Radio New Zealand’s Read more »

Exhibition commemorates Mt Albert’s WWI connection

Press Release – Heritage New Zealand

Monday September 1, 2014

MEDIA RELEASE

Exhibition commemorates Mt Albert’s WWI connection Read more »

Minister launches Tongan Language Week

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Hon Peseta Sam Lotu-Iiga

Minister of Pacific Island Affairs
1 September 2014 Media Statement
Minister launches Tongan Language Week Read more »

HRC praises Auckland mum for speaking out

Press Release – Race Relations Commissioner

HRC praises Auckland mum for speaking out about humiliating treatment
Race Relations Commissioner Dame Susan Devoy has praised an Auckland mother of four who went public after humiliating treatment by staff at The Warehouse. Read more »

Couple sentenced following Companies Office prosecution

Press Release – Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment

Auckland couple sentenced following Companies Office prosecution
The Companies Office has successfully prosecuted an Auckland company director and her de facto partner for a multitude of charges including forgery, running a business with intent to defraud creditors and fraudulently using property of the business for personal benefit. Read more »

Youth health leaders encouraged to apply for fellowship

Press Release – Vodafone

Media Release
1 September, 2014

Vodafone encourages youth health leaders to apply for fellowship Read more »

Red Cross launches employment service for former refugees

Press Release – NZ Red Cross

Red Cross launches employment service for former refugees
New Zealand Red Cross is encouraging employers to give refugees a fresh startwith the launch of Pathways to Employment, a nationwide work assistance service. Read more »

Survey makes a start on future Warkworth public transport

Press Release – Auckland Transport

Auckland Transport media release

1 September 2014

Survey makes a start on future public transport for Warkworth Read more »

Locals support big Hibiscus Coast public transport changes

Press Release – Auckland Transport

Auckland Transport media release

1 September 2014

Locals support big changes to public transport on the Hibiscus Coast Read more »

Labour Party Mining Policy Welcomed

Press Release – Coromandel Watchdog

Labour Party Mining Policy Welcomed

Schedule 4 Protection from Mining

Extended to all Southern Coromandel Conservation Land Read more »

Largest solar array in the Pacific completed

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Hon Murray McCully
Minister of Foreign Affairs

1 September 2014 Media Statement
Largest solar array in the Pacific completed Read more »

New motorway not fair to Mangere

Press Release – New Zealand Labour Party

Su’a William SIO
MP for Mangere

New motorway not fair to Mangere
The Government is forcing through a multi-million dollar tunnel and a new motorway which will disrupt our local schools, disrupt people’s movements, disrupt people’s ability to cast their vote during an election period without consulting the Mangere community. Read more »

Global March For Elephants and Rhino

Press Release – Gordon Consulting

Global March For Elephants and Rhino

SOLD INTO EXTINCTION

Our Stain of Shame for Tasteless Trinkets and Fake Medicine Read more »

Stingrays off to commanding start

Press Release – New Zealand Rugby League

Pirtek NZRL National Premiership – Stingrays off to commanding start
After a belated start to the 2014 Pirtek NZRL National Premiership, Counties Manukau Stingrays showed they will again be a force, with a season-opening 46-6 romp over Northern Swords in Whangarei. Read more »

Landcare Group Backs Targeted Rates Review

Press Release – Upper Coromandel Landcare Association

Landcare Group Backs Targeted Rates Review
A Coromandel conservation group is backing efforts to revise the targeted rates imposed by Waikato Regional Council on peninsula communities for harbour and catchment management. Read more »

Finalists announced for Songwriter of the Year

Press Release – University of Auckland

Finalists announced for Songwriter of the Year
A night celebrating creativity and original music, will see some of New Zealand’s most talented songwriters and performers showcased at the Maidment Theatre next month. Read more »

Fiery Broadcasting Debate in Auckland

Press Release – Coalition for Better Broadcasting

Fiery Broadcasting Debate in Auckland

Over 250 people turned out for the Auckland Broadcasting and Media Debate in Auckland City last night to hear politicians give their solutions to NZ’s media and broadcasting woes. Read more »

Independent Epsom Candidate: Adam Holland

Press Release – Adam Holland

From the Independent Epsom candidate: Adam Holland

Today I am very proud to have been nominated to run as an independent candidate by the people of Epsom in order to work hard for the people of Epsom, Mount Eden, Newmarket and Remuera. Read more »

Aggravated Robberies: Pokeno/Huntly

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Aggravated Robberies: Pokeno/Huntly

Sunday, 31 August 2014 – 8:42pm
At about 1650hrs on the 31st of August 2014 three males entered the Pokeno Supermart store at Great South Road, Pokeno. Read more »

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