Archive for the 'Politics' Category

New Exhibition: He Tangata, He Tangata

Press Release – Geoff Wilson Gallery

Exhibition Title: He Tangata, He Tangata

Date: 25th June – 21st July 2016

Opening Event: 24th June 2016. 5.30 -8pm Read more »

Bennett’s latest housing move reeks of panicked desperation

Press Release – Auckland Action Against Poverty

Bennett’s latest housing move reeks of panicked desperation

Media release Wednesday 25 May 2016 Read more »

Recommendations on designations received

Press Release – Auckland Council

Recommendations on designations received

The first Independent Hearings Panel recommendations on the Proposed Auckland Unitary Plan have been received by Auckland Council. Read more »

Property Development Company Raised $10,000 For Local School

Press Release – Creating Communities Limited

Property Development Company battles thunder and lightning to raise $10,000 for local Glen Innes Schools Read more »

School Congratulated For Setting Standard For Ball

Press Release – Family First

School Congratulated For Setting Standard For Ball

Family First NZ is congratulating an Auckland school that has set a dress code for its upcoming school ball, and says that it has every right to expect high standards from its pupils. Read more »

Water bills need not rise

Press Release – FINNZ

As Convenor of the Fluoridation Information Network I took the opportunity to address the Watercare board at their Tuesday meeting on23rd May, Read more »

Queenstown Students Get Valuable Career Training at Hilton

Press Release – Hilton Queenstown

Queenstown Students Get Valuable Career Training at Hilton

It can be difficult for young people to decide on a career path, but hospitality group Hilton Worldwide is giving Queenstown youth a hands-on experience into a potential career direction. Read more »

Scrambled announcement policy on the hoof

Press Release – New Zealand Labour Party

Andrew Little
Leader of the Opposition

MEDIA STATEMENT
25 May 2016

Scrambled announcement policy on the hoof Read more »

National’s latest short-sighted housing scheme

Press Release – Green Party

National’s latest short-sighted housing scheme

Paula Bennett’s announcement today that homeless New Zealanders will be offered up to $5000 to move out of Auckland is a sign of a Minister under enormous pressure, and a government that’s flailing over the housing crisis, the Green Party said today. Read more »

Police Minister admits resolution rates fall short

Press Release – New Zealand Labour Party

Stuart Nash
MP for Napier

Police Spokesperson

MEDIA STATEMENT
25 May 2016

Police Minister admits resolution rates fall short of expectation Read more »

Artistic facelift for tired buildings

Press Release – Hastings District Council

Artistic facelift for tired buildings

A building in the middle of Hastings is coming alive at the hands of artist Mauricio Benega. Read more »

Seniors Caught In Confusion Over Auckland Travel Card

Press Release – New Zealand First Party

Rt Hon Winston Peters

New Zealand First Leader

Member of Parliament for Northland
25 MAY 2016
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Auckland retail property sells at auction

Press Release – Colliers International

Record yield for commercial property sale

Auckland retail property sells at auction producing sub 3% yield. Read more »

FMA Placebo Look At Silver Fern Farms Beggars Belief

Press Release – New Zealand First Party

Rt Hon Winston Peters

New Zealand First Leader

Member of Parliament for Northland
25 MAY 2016
FMA Placebo Look At Silver Fern Farms Beggars Belief Read more »

Greens freight trains policy – ‘dreaming’ big time

Press Release – Auckland Chamber of Commerce

Greens freight trains policy – ‘dreaming’ big time

The Green Party proposal to plough more than $800 million into upper North Island rail freight and coastal shipping in a bid to get trucks off Auckland, Waikato and Bay of Plenty roads is dreaming big time, says Auckland Chamber of Commerce head Michael Barnett. Read more »

High-school students present views on policy to Parliament

Press Release – UN Youth New Zealand

25 May 2016

For immediate release

200 high-school students present views on policy to Parliament

A document containing the opinions of over two hundred young people across New Zealand on issues of national importance has been released this week. Read more »

Be part of the great persimmon rescue

Press Release – Waikato Regional Council

25 May 2016

Be part of the great persimmon rescue

Volunteers are being sought to help save more than 20 tonnes of persimmons from rotting on a Matangi farm. Read more »

Questions & Answers – May 24

Press Release – Office of the Clerk

Building and Housing, Minister—Confidence

1. ANDREW LITTLE (Leader of the Opposition) to the Prime Minister: Does he have confidence in his Minister for Building and Housing?
Rt Hon JOHN KEY (Prime Minister): Yes. Read more »

Renton Road, Mangere

Press Release – New Zealand Police

“Renton Road, Mangere “

Police are currently onsite in Renton Road, Mangere, where a person has been found deceased in a van. Read more »

2016 Unitec Shakespeare Season

Press Release – Unitec

2016 Unitec Shakespeare Season

This year, the graduating Year 3 Acting cohort from Unitec’s Performing and Screen Arts have been divided into two companies to present As You Like It directed by Calum Gittins and The Winter’s Tale directed by Paul Gittins. Read more »

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