Archive for June, 2012

Maori Party to support Green Bill on land

Press Release – The Maori Party

MEDIA STATEMENT The Hon Tariana Turia Maori Party Co-Leader | MP for Te Tai Hauauru Saturday 30 June 2012 Read more »

BIG LATCH ON 2012 – Friday 5th of August

Press Release – Big Latch On

The countdown is on for the 2012 Big Latch On! Thank you to everyone who has already registered, it is shaping up to be another record breaking event with over 50 venues already registered nationwide in an attempt to beat last year’s official record … Read more »

Flotech closure shows need for government jobs strategy

Press Release – EPMU

June 30, 2012 Media Release Flotech closure shows need for government jobs strategy The decision by high end manufacturing firm Flotech to cease production in New Zealand shows the urgent need for a government jobs strategy, says the Engineering, Printing … Read more »

Generating momentum for more affordable and social housing

Press Release – University of Otago

30 June 2012 Generating momentum for more affordable and social housing The need for partnerships to take action on the shortage of affordable and social housing in New Zealand was the driving force for a unique workshop held in Wellington this … Read more »

Business students shadow in great leaders’ footsteps

Press Release – AUT University

Students from two local high schools and AUT University were given the chance to shadow four Blake Leaders this week, as part of AUT Business School’s Shadow a Leader – organised to coincide with the Sir Peter Blake Trust’s Leadership Week. Read more »

Scifest unveils future opportunities for women

Press Release – The New Zealand International Science Festival

MEDIA RELEASE Saturday 30 June 2012 Scifest unveils future opportunities for women in science Want to discover opportunities opening up for young women in science? Hear from three inspirational women in science at a breakfast event in Dunedin on … Read more »

Board of Trustees Kawerau Intermediate Go To Court

Press Release – Kawerau Intermediate School

The Kawerau Intermediate Board of Trustees will head to into the High Court in Rotorua this coming Monday 2 July to challenge the Minister of Educations decision to close the intermediate school. The Board remains steadfast in its belief that this decision … Read more »

Allegations of Corruption in Gambling Industry

Press Release – The Maori Party

Allegations of Corruption in Gambling Industry must be scrutinised says Flavell The damning allegations by former Community Gaming Association executive director, Francis Wevers, must be taken seriously by all politicians says Gambling Reform MP, … Read more »

Q+A this Sunday

Press Release – MTVNZ

Q+A, 9-10am Sundays on TV ONE. Thanks to the support from NZ ON Air. Q+A is on Facebook, http://www.facebook.com/NZQandA#!/NZQandA and on Twitter, http://twitter.com/#!/NZQandA On Q+A this Sunday, National has set itself ten targets to reform the public sector … Read more »

Interest on student loans on the table for National

Press Release – New Zealand Labour Party

Grant ROBERTSON Deputy Leader Tertiary Education, Skills and Training Spokesperson 30 June 2012 MEDIA STATEMENT Interest on student loans on the table for National The prospect of the National Government putting interest back on student loans is … Read more »

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