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Questions and Answers – July 31

Press Release – Office of the Clerk

QUESTIONS TO MINISTERS

Cost of Living—Reports

1. SHANE ARDERN (National—Taranaki – King Country) to the Minister of Finance: What reports has he received on trends in the cost of living for New Zealand families? Read more »

Resource Management Reform Bill bad for trees

Press Release – Environmental Defence Society

Resource Management Reform Bill bad for trees

The Environmental Defence Society is urging regional and district councils to urgently consider the implications of the Resource Management Reform Bill on their indigenous biodiversity functions. Read more »

Poet of politics and Polynesia at Massey

Press Release – Massey University

July 31, 2013

Poet of politics and Polynesia at Massey

Award-winning poet, graphic novelist and children’s author Robert Sullivan will read and discuss his work at a Writers Read event at Massey University’s Albany campus on August 7. Read more »

Pead PR appoints fashion expert to lifestyle team

Press Release – Pead PR

31 July, 2013

Pead PR appoints fashion expert to lifestyle team

Auckland-based independent brand PR consultancy Pead PR has appointed Amy Louise Bailey to the role of account manager on its lifestyle team. Read more »

Rakon’s Robinson brothers to sell shares after code breach

Article – BusinessDesk

Rakon’s Robinson brothers to sell recently purchases shares after breaching Takeovers Code

By Paul McBeth

July 31 (BusinessDesk) – Rakon managing director Brent Robinson and his brother and executive director Darren Robinson have agreed to sell some 493,000 recently purchased shares each after the transactions breached the Takeovers Code. Read more »

Local leaders unite for Manurewa and Papakura

Press Release – Joint Press Release

31 July 2013

Local leaders unite for Manurewa and Papakura

Two local leaders are teaming up to secure a local voice on Auckland Council for Manurewa and Papakura at this year’s local government election. Read more »

Select committee proposes dispute resolution in housing bill

Article – BusinessDesk

Select committee recommends dispute resolution process in housing accord bill

By Paul McBeth

July 31 (BusinessDesk) – Parliament’s social services select committee has recommended tighter definitions and a disputes resolution process for the government’s plan to build special housing areas, but failed to get the opposition parties onside for the legislation. Read more »

Auckland Based Experts Helping Small Business Social Media

Press Release – Mosh Social Media

Auckland Based Experts Helping Small Business Optimise Social Media

Mosh Social Media are hosting another workshop for small businesses in Auckland on Wednesday 7th August. Read more »

Labour opposes flawed Housing Bill

Press Release – New Zealand Labour Party

Phil Twyford
Housing Spokesperson

31 July 2013

Labour opposes flawed Housing Bill

Labour has withdrawn its support for the Government’s Housing Accords and Special Housing Areas Bill, saying the Bill is flawed and won’t achieve its aim of increasing the supply of affordable homes. Read more »

Mayoral best wishes to Waiheke’s famous senior hip hop crew

Press Release – Office of the Mayor of Auckland

News Release

31 July 2013

Mayoral best wishes to Waiheke’s world famous senior hip hop crew Read more »

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