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Cunliffe: National Must Back Families As Economy Recovers

Cunliffe: National Must Back Families As Economy Recovers

Budget 2010 needs to be a budget that delivers for all hard-working Kiwis, says Labour Finance spokesperson David Cunliffe.

Burns: Prime Minister Should Support Tourism Sector Over Basin Super Farms

Prime Minister John Key has been challenged to oppose development of 16 giant dairy farms in the fragile Mackenzie Basin after it has emerged that resource consents for the farms have already been granted without public notification.

Carter: Feedback Sought On Dairy Industry Regulations

Carter: Feedback Sought On Dairy Industry Regulations

Agriculture Minister David Carter has today released a consultation document on the upcoming expiry of the Dairy Industry Restructuring Act 2001 (DIRA).

Key & Sharples: Maori Flag Chosen To Fly On Waitangi Day

A national Maori flag will fly from Auckland Harbour Bridge, Premier House and other significant sites on Waitangi Day, Prime Minister John Key and Maori Affairs Minister Dr Pita Sharples announced today.

Carter: More Racecourse Projects To Benefit From Safety Fund

Carter: More Racecourse Projects To Benefit From Safety Fund

The Minister for Racing John Carter today announced that 29 projects to enhance safety at New Zealand racecourses would receive grants totalling almost $525,000 from the Racing Safety Development Fund.

Securities Commission Appointment

Securities Commission Appointment

Shelley Cave has been appointed as a new member of the Securities Commission, Commerce Minister Simon Power announced today,

Auckland Teacher Named Inaugural NZDF Reservist Of The Year

Auckland Teacher Named Inaugural NZDF Reservist Of The Year

Associate Minister of Defence Heather Roy today congratulated Lance Corporal Deborah Kendon on being named the first ever New Zealand Defence Force Reservist of the Year.

Speech: Reinforce Success In Peace As You Would In War - Hon Heather Roy, Associate Minister Of Defence

Speech: Reinforce Success In Peace As You Would In War - Hon Heather Roy, Associate Minister Of Defence

Hon Heather Roy speech to the Inaugural NZDF Reservist of The Year Awards Dinner; Defence House, Aitken St, Wellington; Saturday December 12 2009.

Local Government Commission Urged To Listen To Auckland Communities

Local Government Commission Urged To Listen To Auckland Communities

"Failure by the Local Government Commission to listen to the concerns being expressed by our community will mean greater inequality of outcomes and increased disaffection with local government - neither of which will create the successful and inclusive Auckland we need," says Labour MP Carol Beau

Government Commits To Coal Rather Than Copenhagen

Government Commits To Coal Rather Than Copenhagen

New Zealand is dramatically increasing coal production and exports at the same time it tells the world it can do nothing to reduce its carbon emissions, the Green Party said today.