Sunday, April 21, 2024

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PM winds up South East Asian engagements

Prime Minister, Christopher Luxon has completed a successful trip to Singapore, Thailand and the Philippines, in what he says was an opportunity to deepen...

Minister Collins headed to Europe for OECD meeting

Science, Innovation and Technology and Defence Minister, Judith Collins, will next week attend the OECD Science and Technology Ministerial conference in Paris and Anzac...

NZ joins South East Asian clean energy initiative

Prime Minister, Christopher Luxon, today announced New Zealand's support for a new clean energy initiative, with a NZ$41million contribution in climate finance to the Asian...

Foreign Minister to attend Gallipoli ANZAC Day service

Foreign Affairs Minister, Winston Peters, will represent the New Zealand Government at Anzac Day commemorations on the Gallipoli Peninsula next week. “The Gallipoli campaign is...

Judicial appointments announced

Attorney-General, Judith Collins, today announced the appointment of Wellington Barrister David Boldt as a Judge of the High Court, and the Honourable Justice Matthew...

Govt marks first stage of Tairawhiti stopbank upgrade

A stopbank upgrade project in Tairawhiti being partly funded by the Government has increased flood resilience for around 7000ha of residential and horticultural land...

Education Minister to lead Singapore summit delegation

Education Minister, Erica Stanford, is set to lead the New Zealand delegation at the 2024 International Summit on the Teaching Profession (ISTP) held in...

Bravery honour for retiring cop

A weekend away with friends that ended with a dramatic water rescue has earned retiring Senior Constable Tony Maw a prestigious bravery award. The officer...

Govt backs mussel survival project

The Coalition Government is investing in a project to boost survival rates of New Zealand mussels and grow the industry, Oceans and Fisheries Minister,...

Cost of living support boost for low-income homeowners

Local Government Minister, Simeon Brown, has today announced an increase to the Rates Rebate Scheme. Mr Brown said the Government was committed to bringing down the...

Working dogs seminar a howling success

A seminar on training working dogs wrapped up at Trentham recently, with around 170 dog handlers from Government and non-Government organisations taking part in...

Taupō motorsport takes pole position

The Government has pledged its support for the first ever Repco Supercars Championship event in Taupō, as up to 70,000 motorsport fans gear up...

$20m flood protection plan floated for Westport

The Government today announced $20 million in funding will be made available to Westport to fund much-needed flood protection around the town. This measure will...

Shake-up for earthquake-prone building review

Building and Construction Minister, Chris Penk today announced the Government will bring the earthquake-prone building review forward, with work to start immediately, and an...

Clean energy goals on track says Minister

The Government’s commitment to doubling New Zealand’s renewable energy capacity is backed by new data showing that clean energy has helped the country reach...