Internet Party - Latest News [Page 3]

The Internet Party Presents The Party Party!

Tuesday, 17 June 2014, 2:05 pm | Internet Party

The Internet Party will hit the road this July with a tour featuring some of New Zealand's best live music acts. More >>

Tick for Kids Gets Big Tick From Internet Party

Tuesday, 17 June 2014, 10:39 am | Internet Party

An initiative to ensure the interests of New Zealand kids are a key election focus is being strongly backed by the Internet Party. The Tick for Kids campaign aims to make children’s rights and interests a central focus of the 2014 election campaign ... More >>

Second Cable a Must for New Zealand, Says Internet Party

Wednesday, 11 June 2014, 2:44 pm | Internet Party

The Internet Party has welcomed solid progress on plans to build a new communications cable linking New Zealand, Australia and the United States. More >>

Internet Party to Select High-Calibre Candidates

Tuesday, 10 June 2014, 3:57 pm | Internet Party

The Internet Party will confirm its list of candidates, including which electorate each will stand in, on June 19. More than 140 Internet Party members applied for candidacy, with preliminary selection meetings held in Dunedin, Christchurch, Wellington, ... More >>

New Zealand’s Independence Not for Sale

Friday, 6 June 2014, 1:38 pm | Internet Party

The Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement, Five Eyes intelligence sharing and the American Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act have put New Zealand’s sovereignty and independence at risk and must be immediately reviewed, says the Internet Party. ... More >>

Loomio Gives Policy Power to Members

Wednesday, 4 June 2014, 1:11 pm | Internet Party

The Internet Party has launched a collaborative platform to give its members a direct role in leading policy discussions. Using software developed by Wellington-based tech startup Loomio, the forum platform allows party members to propose, discuss ... More >>

Harré to Lead Internet Party

Thursday, 29 May 2014, 2:03 pm | Internet Party

Laila Harré – the woman who put through New Zealand's first paid parental leave law – will lead the Internet Party into the General Election. More >>

Internet Party-Mana Partnership A Win For Digital Generation

Tuesday, 27 May 2014, 11:06 am | Internet Party

The Internet Party has hailed its partnership with the MANA movement as a win for young New Zealanders. The deal – brokered by Internet Party founder Kim Dotcom, party chief executive Vikram Kumar and MANA officials including leader Hone Harawira ... More >>

Internet Party: Would-Be Candidates Step Up To Challenge

Thursday, 22 May 2014, 1:14 pm | Internet Party

More than 140 Internet Party members will vie for positions as candidates during a series of preliminary selection meetings from May 24-29. The Internet Party will put the prospective candidates through their paces at the meetings, to be held in ... More >>

National Standards Hampering Modern Schools

Tuesday, 20 May 2014, 12:56 pm | Internet Party

National Standards in schools will be rewritten or dropped following an in-depth review, says the Internet Party. In its draft Modern Schools policy released today, the Internet Party said standards would be fully reviewed by experts, schools, teachers, ... More >>

Internet Party Vows to Slash Internet Costs

Wednesday, 14 May 2014, 9:09 am | Internet Party

Internet Party Vows to Slash Internet Costs Introducing competition to the international bandwidth monopoly is a major step towards halving the costs of Internet services for all New Zealanders, says the Internet Party. In its draft Cheaper, Universal ... More >>

Internet Party Officially Registered

Wednesday, 14 May 2014, 9:07 am | Internet Party

Internet Party Officially Registered It’s official – the Internet Party and its logo has been registered by the Electoral Commission. “This is a big step for the Internet Party and our members as we look ahead to the election in September,” ... More >>

Internet Party Promises Smart Future for Environment

Friday, 9 May 2014, 11:19 am | Internet Party

Meeting all of New Zealand’s future electricity needs using 100% renewable sources isn’t a pipedream, it could happen in the next decade if we act now, says the Internet Party. In its draft environment policy, released today, the Internet Party has set ... More >>

Wikipedia Founder Wales Backs Internet Party

Wednesday, 7 May 2014, 1:18 pm | Internet Party

One of the world’s leading advocates of free speech and a free Internet has voiced his support for New Zealand’s Internet Party. Speaking on Twitter, Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales said the New Zealand party’s name and approach to politics added invaluable ... More >>

Internet Party Puts Prime Minister on Notice

Wednesday, 7 May 2014, 9:34 am | Internet Party

Looking for a role with great benefits, including rounds of golf with influential foreign mates, loads of international travel, invites to swanky fundraisers and your very own spy network? More >>

Internet Party to Pull Plug on Government Spying

Friday, 2 May 2014, 12:06 pm | Internet Party

The Internet Party will pull the plug on out-of-control Government spying by immediately repealing laws which have given the country’s spy agency, the Government Communications Security Bureau (GCSB), unprecedented and chilling powers to snoop on Kiwis. More >>

Internet Party And MP Agree to End Talks

Tuesday, 15 April 2014, 2:14 pm | Internet Party

As previously advised, the Internet Party has been involved in discussions with a current Member of Parliament to join the Internet Party to contest the 2014 General Election. Following the recent decision of delegates at the MANA AGM to continue ... More >>

Internet Party Picnic

Tuesday, 8 April 2014, 9:18 am | Internet Party

Internet Party Picnic Members of New Zealand’s newest political movement, the Internet Party, have been invited to attend the party’s inaugural members’ picnic at Kim Dotcom’s Coatesville property this Sunday. Kicking off at midday, the members-only ... More >>

Internet Party’s Membership List Submitted

Monday, 7 April 2014, 2:13 pm | Internet Party

The Internet Party has applied to register as a political party, today submitting a list of members along with other required documents to the Electoral Commission. More >>

App-Solutely Amazing Response to Call for Members

Friday, 28 March 2014, 4:08 pm | Internet Party

The Internet Party's innovative approach to engaging with interested New Zealanders is getting rapid results, with more than 500 people signing up within seven hours of the party’s call for members. More >>