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PM's Press Conference 20/8/18: MP Pay, Nauru, Antarctica

Monday, 20 August 2018, 5:21 pm | The Scoop Team

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern was joined by Minister for Workplace Relations and Safety Iain Lees-Galloway to announce plans to freeze MP pay until 2019 and develop a new system for calculating pay increases. This come after the Remuneration Authority ... More >>

PM's Post-Cabinet Press Conference 13/8/18: Trees Company

Monday, 13 August 2018, 5:38 pm | The Scoop Team

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern was joined by Minister for Forestry Shane Jones and Associate Minister Meka Whaitiri to announce plans to spend $240 million more in grants from the Provincial Growth Fund toward the government's One Billion Trees ... More >>

PM's Post-Cabinet Press Conference 6/8/18: Trade Stuff

Monday, 6 August 2018, 6:02 pm | The Scoop Team

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern this afternoon held her first post-cabinet press conference following her return from maternity leave. She was joined by Trade Minister David Parker for a press conference that focused on the government's 'trade for all agenda' ... More >>

Acting PM's Presser: Synthetics, Gaza Flotilla, Nats, Peters

Monday, 30 July 2018, 5:42 pm | The Scoop Team

Winston Peters began his last press conference as Acting Prime Minister announcing coordinated government action on an apparent spike in deaths related to synthetic cannabis and announcing details of Jacinda Ardern's resumption of the Prime Minister ... More >>

Acting PM's Presser: RBNZ, Police Inquiry, Twitter Affairs

Monday, 23 July 2018, 5:33 pm | The Scoop Team

At today's post-cabinet press conference Acting Prime Minister Winston Peters announced the introduction of legislation to amend the Reserve Bank Act. It will require consideration of employment as well as inflation when setting the base interest rate. The rate ... More >>

Post-Cabinet Press Conference: Expensive Airplanes

Monday, 9 July 2018, 5:23 pm | The Scoop Team

At today's post-cabinet press conference the government confirmed plans to purchase four P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft and simulators. These will operate from Ohakea air force base, moving from Whenuapai where the current Orion aircraft are ... More >>

Acting PM's Press Conference 2/7/18

Monday, 2 July 2018, 5:39 pm | The Scoop Team

Acting Prime Minister Winston Peters began Monday's post-cabinet press conference by extolling the virtues of the government's families package, which began coming into effect this weekend. More >>

L’elisir d’amore: An intoxicating elixir

Tuesday, 26 June 2018, 5:17 pm | Scoop Review

Donizetti’s opera L’elisir d’amore (translated for this production as The Elixir of Love) is a comedy classic: the story of a young man who, through the help of a charlatan medicine salesman and his dubious ‘elixir’, seeks to win the woman ... More >>

Post-Cabinet Press Conference 25/6/18: The Bus Stops Here

Tuesday, 26 June 2018, 10:48 am | The Scoop Team

Acting Prime Minister Winston Peters began his Monday post-cabinet press conference by paying tribute to Koro Wetere, whose tangi many ministers had attended earlier in the day. More >>

The NZSO home and away

Saturday, 23 June 2018, 3:35 pm | Scoop Review

Shed Series: Juxtaposition, and An Evening with Simon O’Neill NZSO Friday 1 June and Saturday 16 June More >>

Malmström and Parker launch NZ/EU Trade Deal

Thursday, 21 June 2018, 2:00 pm | The Scoop Team

Press Conference Multimedia: EU's Cecilia Malmström and NZ Trade Minister David Parker on Launch of NZ/EU Trade Negotiations. More >>

House goes into Urgency over tax bills

Wednesday, 20 June 2018, 11:08 pm | The Scoop Team

The Government moved to put the House into Urgency tonight after making slow progress on the committee stage of the Land Transport Management (Regional Fuel Tax) Amendment Bill . More >>

Post-Cab Press Conference 18/6/18: Peters In, Nurses Out

Monday, 18 June 2018, 5:33 pm | The Scoop Team

Monday's post-cabinet press conference was held by Deputy Prime Minister Winston Peters, who was joined by Health Minister David Clark, to answer questions which focused on DHB nurse pay negotiations and Deputy Prime Minister Winston Peters. More >>

Text of Auckland Councillors' Open Letter to Phil Goff

Wednesday, 13 June 2018, 5:00 pm | The Scoop Team

Nine Auckland councillors have sent an open letter to mayor Phil Goff on his handling of a report on a stadium proposal and his leadership style. More >>

PM's Presser 11/6/18: A Little Correction

Monday, 11 June 2018, 5:04 pm | The Scoop Team

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern today said her coalition parties were in 'universal agreement' the current justice system was not working and 'US style' mass incarceration was not the answer. This came after Justice Minister Andrew Little announced he would ... More >>

National holds Northcote in by-election

Saturday, 9 June 2018, 9:03 pm | The Scoop Team

National has held the seat of Northcote in a by-election marked by a low turnout. More >>

Scoop multimedia: M bovis eradication announcement

Tuesday, 29 May 2018, 11:21 am | The Scoop Team

On Monday afternoon the Government announced plans to attempt to eradicate cattle disease Mycoplasma bovis from New Zealand [ MPI alert ]. A technical briefing was followed by the official announcement, after which Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern ... More >>

Budget 2018 - Scoop Full Coverage

Thursday, 17 May 2018, 12:01 pm | Scoop Full Coverage

Announcements, press releases, reaction, and analysis on the 2018 New Zealand Budget will be delivered on Thursday 17 May. More >>

One News/Colmar Brunton Poll - April 16

Monday, 16 April 2018, 6:23 pm | The Scoop Team

National - 44 percent, up one percentage point. Labour – 43 percent, down five points Greens - six percent, up one NZ First -five percent, up two. Maori Party - one percent, unchanged. More >>

Notes from the PM’s Press Conference - Widodo, oil and Obama

Monday, 19 March 2018, 4:36 pm | The Scoop Team

In her bilateral with the President, Jacinda Ardern said she would be emphasising the important of the relationship with Indonesia, but NZ wanted to expand trade. The PM said she would be raising NZ’s human rights concerns. More >>



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