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Organic Products Bill A Major Boost For Exporters

Press Release – GE Free NZ

Legislation regulating New Zealand’s organic sector is about to pass through its final stages in Parliament and will be a major boost for exporters meeting the global demand for safe, ‘clean’, GE-free organic products. The Organic Products Bill helps … Read more »

Apartheid Bill Deeply Divisive

Press Release – ACT New Zealand

The Governments Apartheid Bill will not begin to solve the fundamental economic and social issues our nation faces, says ACT Leader David Seymour. Labours Mori wards legislation is better described as the Apartheid Bill. The basic assumption … Read more »

Appeal For Information – Palmerston North Sudden Death

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Palmerston North Police are seeking assistance from members of the public following the sudden death of Owen Wildbore-Brumby. Owen was discovered in the Square Gardens in the afternoon of 16 February 2021. Police are aware of some speculation within … Read more »

Kaiwhakahaere CEO Opportunity At The Professional Social Worker Organisation

Press Release – Aotearoa NZ Association of Social Workers

In announcing Aotearoa New Zealand Association of Social Workers (ANZASW) i s seeking a Kaiwhakahaere (CEO), Perehitana-President Sharyn Roberts said The resignation of Lucy Sandford-Reed, the long-standing Chief Executive at ANZASW has opened up … Read more »

Govt Shoots Self In Buttock Over Gun Laws

Press Release – ACT New Zealand

The Police Minister and the Police Commissioner are at odds over whether the Governments new gun legislation allows Police to strip firearms licences from gang members, says ACT Firearms Law Reform spokesperson Nicole McKee. Last … Read more »

Māori Now Have A Seat At The Local Government Table

Press Release – Green Party

The Green Party welcomes the passing of the Local Electorate Act Mori Wards Amendment Bill which ensures Mori have a say on local issues across Aotearoa New Zealand. We strongly tautoko this kaupapa that brings Mori to a decision making table … Read more »

NZ Businesses Must Take Environmental Action

Press Release – Make Lemonade

New Zealand is now world-leading with its climate legislation, but businesses must continue to burden as much responsibility as government in driving transformation to decarbonize our economy, David Benattar, the chief sustainability officer of The … Read more »

National Will Overturn Undemocratic Māori Wards Bill

Press Release – New Zealand National Party

The next National Government will repeal the Mori wards legislation passed by Parliament tonight under urgency, Leader of the Opposition Judith Collins says. Electoral law reform should not be rushed through Parliament under urgency like this. Jacinda … Read more »

Te Pāti Māori Celebrate Māori Wards Bill, Vow To Continue Fight For Māori Rights In Local Government

Press Release – Te Pati Maori

Te Pti Mori is celebrating the third reading of the Local Electoral (Mori Wards and Mori Constituencies) Amendment Bill and vowing to continue the fight for guaranteed tangata whenua representation in local government. The passage … Read more »

Govt Out Of Its Depth On Law And Order

Press Release – ACT New Zealand

Labour is out of its depth when it comes to law and order, with the Prime Minister and the Police Minister not across the details of Polices plan to target organised crime, says ACT Leader David Seymour. The Government has taken its eye off … Read more »

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