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Under-Secretary Tabuteau to visit Niue

Tuesday, 23 April 2019, 9:37 am | Office of the Prime Minister

Parliamentary Under-Secretary for Foreign Affairs Fletcher Tabuteau will travel to Niue this week, 23 to 27 April. More >>

Government seeks feedback on Draft GPS 2018

Tuesday, 3 April 2018, 3:59 pm | Office of the Prime Minister

The Draft Government Policy Statement (GPS) 2018 on land transport released today is an important step towards making our roads safer so we can reduce New Zealand’s appalling number of road deaths, Transport Minister Phil Twyford says. More >>

Prime Minister and Clarke Gayford expecting first child

Friday, 19 January 2018, 10:57 am | Office of the Prime Minister

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and her partner, Clarke Gayford, have today announced that they are expecting their first child in June. “We’re both really happy. We wanted a family but weren’t sure it would happen for us, which has made this ... More >>

RDP Hailed as Classical Partnership

Sunday, 21 February 2016, 2:17 pm | Office of the Prime Minister

RDP Hailed as Classical Partnership under Government’s New Aid Management Policy And Partnership Framework More >>

PM's Post-Cabinet Press Conference: Monday, 2 March 2015

Wednesday, 11 March 2015, 11:10 am | Office of the Prime Minister

PM: OK. Good afternoon. As reported last week, the Remuneration Authority made an increase to MPs' pay of about .5 percent. As youve been aware, Ive been expressing my concern at the level of increase for some time, and so Cabinet today has decided ... More >>

Inspiring Teachers Recognised Nationwide

Tuesday, 11 February 2014, 11:12 am | Office of the Prime Minister

All New Zealanders are being invited to share stories of the teacher who had the greatest impact on their lives in an online initiative launched today. ‘InspiredbyU’ is being launched as part of the inaugural Festivals of Education (to be held in ... More >>

PM Welcomes Support For GCSB Legislation

Monday, 22 July 2013, 4:46 pm | Office of the Prime Minister

Prime Minister John Key today welcomed Peter Dunne’s support for legislation that clarifies the Government Communications Security Bureau’s (GCSB) legal framework and substantially increases oversight of the country’s intelligence agencies. More >>

PM Welcomes Support For GCSB Legislation

Monday, 22 July 2013, 4:43 pm | Office of the Prime Minister

Prime Minister John Key today welcomed Peter Dunne’s support for legislation that clarifies the Government Communications Security Bureau’s (GCSB) legal framework and substantially increases oversight of the country’s intelligence agencies. More >>

Foreign Minister Highlights Challenges And Benefits of Pacer

Tuesday, 26 February 2013, 6:38 pm | Office of the Prime Minister

A one day national consultation on the Pacific Agreement on Closer Economic Relations (PACER) Plus on Monday has highlighted key challenges and potential benefits facing the Solomon Islands. More >>

New Members of Parliament (Remuneration and Services) Bill

Wednesday, 5 October 2011, 1:05 pm | Office of the Prime Minister

The Government has introduced legislation that puts more decisions regarding MPs' and ministers' entitlements in the hands of the independent Remuneration Authority. More >>

PM expresses condolences after loss of SAS soldier

Wednesday, 28 September 2011, 1:57 pm | Office of the Prime Minister

Prime Minister John Key today expressed the Government’s sadness at the death of a New Zealand Special Air Service soldier in Afghanistan. More >>

NZ investing in sustainable Pacific fisheries

Friday, 9 September 2011, 1:21 pm | Office of the Prime Minister

New Zealand will beef up investment in Pacific Ocean fisheries to lift the level of returns from this vital resource to Pacific nations, says Prime Minister John Key. More >>

Prime Minister Puna to visit NZ

Friday, 12 August 2011, 3:11 pm | Office of the Prime Minister

Prime Minister John Key today announced that Hon Henry Puna, Prime Minister of the Cook Islands, will arrive in New Zealand on Sunday for a three-day visit. “I look forward to meeting Mr Puna on Monday,” says Mr Key. “The Cook Islands and New ... More >>

PM’s Pacific Youth Award winners announced

Wednesday, 10 August 2011, 4:36 pm | Office of the Prime Minister

Six outstanding young Pacific New Zealanders were recognised today at the Prime Minister’s Pacific Youth Awards, an initiative which highlights the achievements and potential of future leaders. More >>

John Key: Ministerial Statement on Canterbury Earthquake

Tuesday, 8 March 2011, 2:17 pm | Office of the Prime Minister

On this day 2 weeks ago, Christchurch was ripped apart by a devastating earthquake, measuring 6.3 on the Richter scale. So far it's been confirmed 166 loved ones have lost their lives, and we're told the final toll could be over 200. More >>

Solomon Islands Foreign Affairs Meets Indian Prime Minister

Monday, 21 February 2011, 11:36 am | Office of the Prime Minister

Solomon Islands Foreign Affairs Minister, Hon Peter Shanel Agovaka on Saturday has met with Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and held bilateral meetings with his Indian Colleague, Foreign Minister Krishna. More >>

Foreign Minister Addresses India

Monday, 21 February 2011, 11:32 am | Office of the Prime Minister

The India's Foreign Minister hosted a United Nations Ministerial Conference between Least Developed Countries and India in New Delhi on South South Cooperation. More >>

PM's Chief Science Adviser on Statement

Wednesday, 10 February 2010, 9:25 am | Office of the Prime Minister

The Prime Minister today in an opening speech to Parliament committed New Zealand to lifting its science and innovation effort to advance more effectively New Zealand’s prosperity and economic growth. More >>

PM to attend UN General Assembly opening week

Monday, 14 September 2009, 6:08 pm | Office of the Prime Minister

Prime Minister John Key leaves next Monday for New York to join other world leaders attending the United Nations General Assembly opening. Mr Key will deliver an address to the General Assembly on 26 September (NZ time). More >>

B4 school health checks going nationwide

Friday, 8 February 2008, 12:49 am | Office of the Prime Minister

Prime Minister Helen Clark and Health Minister David Cunliffe today launched the roll out of B4 School Check, a new nationwide health screening programme designed to ensure that all four and five year old children get the best possible chance to ... More >>

 

 

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