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Health Minister Thanks Outgoing Health New Zealand Chair

Friday, 12 April 2024, 3:38 pm | New Zealand Government

Health Minister Dr Shane Reti has today thanked outgoing Health New Zealand – Te Whatu Ora Chair Dame Karen Poutasi for her service on the Board. “Dame Karen tendered her resignation as Chair and as a member of the Board today,” says Dr ... More >>

Navigating An Unstable Global Environment

Friday, 12 April 2024, 12:22 pm | New Zealand Government

New Zealand is renewing its connections with a world facing urgent challenges by pursuing an active, energetic foreign policy, Foreign Minister Winston Peters says. More >>

Roads Of National Significance Planning Underway

Friday, 12 April 2024, 12:17 pm | New Zealand Government

The NZ Transport Agency (NZTA) has signalled their proposed delivery approach for the Government’s 15 Roads of National Significance (RoNS), with the release of the State Highway Investment Proposal (SHIP) today, Transport Minister Simeon Brown ... More >>

NZ Welcomes Australian Governor-General

Friday, 12 April 2024, 11:11 am | New Zealand Government

Prime Minister Christopher Luxon has announced the Australian Governor-General, His Excellency General The Honourable David Hurley and his wife Her Excellency Mrs Linda Hurley, will make a State visit to New Zealand from Tuesday 16 April to Thursday ... More >>

Pseudoephedrine Back On Shelves For Winter

Friday, 12 April 2024, 10:00 am | New Zealand Government

Hon David Seymour Associate Minister of Health Associate Health Minister David Seymour has announced that Medsafe has approved 11 cold and flu medicines containing pseudoephedrine. Pharmaceutical suppliers have indicated they may be able to supply the first products ... More >>

NZ And The US: An Ever Closer Partnership

Friday, 12 April 2024, 9:31 am | New Zealand Government

“The strategic environment that New Zealand and the United States face is considerably more challenging now than even a decade ago and demands that we work together more urgently and concertedly,” Mr Peters says. More >>

Joint Declaration By US Secretary Of State Antony J. Blinken And NZ Minister Of Foreign Affairs Winston Peters

Friday, 12 April 2024, 9:13 am | New Zealand Government

For the past decade and more, the vital U.S.-New Zealand relationship has been guided by the Wellington and Washington Declarations. Today we re-commit ourselves to these documents—but we also recognize that the most challenging strategic environment ... More >>

NZ And US To Undertake Further Practical Pacific Cooperation

Friday, 12 April 2024, 8:29 am | New Zealand Government

Foreign Minister Winston Peters has announced further New Zealand cooperation with the United States in the Pacific Islands region through $16.4 million in funding for initiatives in digital connectivity and oceans and fisheries research. More >>

Government Redress For Te Korowai O Wainuiārua

Thursday, 11 April 2024, 4:13 pm | New Zealand Government

The Government is continuing the bipartisan effort to restore its relationship with iwi as the Te Korowai o Wainuiārua Claims Settlement Bill passed its first reading in Parliament today, says Treaty Negotiations Minister Paul Goldsmith. “Historical ... More >>

Applications Open For NZ-Ireland Research Call

Thursday, 11 April 2024, 12:45 pm | New Zealand Government

This is the third research call in the three-year Joint Research Initiative pilot launched in 2022 by the Ministry for Primary Industries and Ireland’s Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine. More >>

Tenancy Rules Changes To Improve Rental Market

Thursday, 11 April 2024, 11:18 am | New Zealand Government

The coalition Government has today announced changes to the Residential Tenancies Act to encourage landlords back to the rental property market, says Housing Minister Chris Bishop. More >>

Boosting NZ’s Trade And Agricultural Relationship With China

Thursday, 11 April 2024, 10:54 am | New Zealand Government

Trade and Agriculture Minister Todd McClay will visit China next week, to strengthen relationships, support Kiwi exporters and promote New Zealand businesses on the world stage. More >>

Freshwater Farm Plan Systems To Be Improved

Wednesday, 10 April 2024, 12:16 pm | New Zealand Government

“A fit-for-purpose freshwater farm plan system will enable farmers and growers to find the right solutions for their farm and catchment,” Mr Hoggard says. More >>

New Fast Track Projects Advisory Group Named

Wednesday, 10 April 2024, 9:16 am | New Zealand Government

The coalition Government has today announced the expert advisory group who will provide independent recommendations to Ministers on projects to be included in the Fast Track Approvals Bill, say RMA Reform Minister Chris Bishop and Regional Development Minister ... More >>

Pacific And Gaza Focus Of UN Talks

Wednesday, 10 April 2024, 8:27 am | New Zealand Government

Foreign Minister Winston Peters says his official talks with the United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres in New York today focused on a shared commitment to partnering with the Pacific Islands region and a common concern about the humanitarian catastrophe ... More >>

Government Honours Taranaki Maunga Deal

Tuesday, 9 April 2024, 4:09 pm | New Zealand Government

Hon Paul Goldsmith Minister for Treaty of Waitangi Negotiations The Government is honouring commitments made to Taranaki iwi with the Te Pire Whakatupua mō Te Kāhui Tupua/Taranaki Maunga Collective Redress Bill passing its first reading Parliament ... More >>

New Zealand’s First Iwi Fisheries Forum Celebrates 25 Years

Tuesday, 9 April 2024, 3:53 pm | New Zealand Government

Parliamentary Under-Secretary for Oceans and Fisheries Jenny Marcroft has congratulated the country’s longest-standing iwi fisheries forum for its ongoing commitment to the sustainability of New Zealand’s fisheries. More >>

Enhanced Partnership To Reduce Agricultural Emissions

Tuesday, 9 April 2024, 2:33 pm | New Zealand Government

The Government and four further companies are together committing an additional $18 million towards AgriZeroNZ to boost New Zealand’s efforts to reduce agricultural emissions. More >>

Enhanced Partnership To Reduce Agricultural Emissions

Tuesday, 9 April 2024, 2:31 pm | New Zealand Government

The Government and four further companies are together committing an additional $18 million towards AgriZeroNZ to boost New Zealand’s efforts to reduce agricultural emissions. More >>

110km/h Limit Proposed For Kāpiti Expressway

Tuesday, 9 April 2024, 1:21 pm | New Zealand Government

Consultation on raising the speed limit for the Kāpiti Expressway from 100km/h to 110km/h begins on 22 April 2024 and will last four weeks. More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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