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The New Zealand Herald
Work begins on Mt Albert cycling path projectA shared walking and cycling path will wind through Mt Albert. PHOTO / File Fe
Work begins on Mt Albert cycling path project
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
A shared walking and cycling path will wind through Mt Albert. PHOTO / File Feb 05 - Construction is officially under way on one of Auckland's biggest cycling and walking projects. MP Paula Bennett turned sod this morning at the Waterview Shared... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
'Small cost' in removing carbon subsidy from big emitters: NZIERRemoving the current subsidy for heavy emitters of greenhouse gases from the em
'Small cost' in removing carbon subsidy from big emitters: NZIER
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 2 days ago
Removing the current subsidy for heavy emitters of greenhouse gases from the emissions trading scheme would impose "a small cost on the economy" and would be more heavily borne by the agricultural and extractive sectors, and lower income households,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
ETS Review modelling documents releasedFriday, 5 February 2016, 11:31 amPress Release: New Zealand GovernmentHon Paula
ETS Review modelling documents released
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
Friday, 5 February 2016, 11:31 amPress Release: New Zealand GovernmentHon Paula BennettMinister for Climate Change Issues5 February 2016 Three technical documents are being... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Cruise ship tourism in a league of its ownThursday, 4 February 2016, 3:06 pmPress Release: New Zealand Government Hon Pau
Cruise ship tourism in a league of its own
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
Thursday, 4 February 2016, 3:06 pmPress Release: New Zealand Government Hon Paula BennettAssociate Minister of Tourism4 February 2016The decision by P&O Cruises to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Catching up with the National PartyWhere is the National Government going in 2016? Recent speeches and articles su
Catching up with the National Party
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Where is the National Government going in 2016? Recent speeches and articles suggest they’re heading in the same successful direction, albeit without necessarily achieving anything of great substance. Last week John Key gave his eighth state of the... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Catching up with the National PartyWhere is the National Government going in 2016? Recent speeches and articles su
Catching up with the National Party
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 5 days ago
Where is the National Government going in 2016? Recent speeches and articles suggest they’re heading in the same successful direction, albeit without necessarily achieving anything of great substance. National is now in the middle of its third term... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Matt Heath: Corruption-free? How about the Kiwi familyCulture of backhanders and erratic justice exists in most NZ homes. The way we
Matt Heath: Corruption-free? How about the Kiwi family
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Culture of backhanders and erratic justice exists in most NZ homes. The way we bribe and punish our children would not pass the squeaky-clean test. Photo / Getty Images New Zealand was the fourth least corrupt country in the world last year,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Ensuring access to social housing is fair and reasonable Changes announced last year to discourage people from refusing reasonable soc
Ensuring access to social housing is fair and reasonable
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 days ago
Changes announced last year to discourage people from refusing reasonable social housing offers come into effect from today. “Too many people have been refusing offers of social housing... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Fletcher lobbies Govt for Auckland house planFletcher Building's been talking to Govt ministers about schemes that could hel
Fletcher lobbies Govt for Auckland house plan
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
Fletcher Building's been talking to Govt ministers about schemes that could help get Aucklanders into home ownership. Photo / Paul Estcourt One of New Zealand's top housing bosses says he has had talks with Government ministers about a new scheme to... Read more
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NZCity
Tougher social housing rules kick inThose looking for social housing are going to have to be less selective as cont
Tougher social housing rules kick in
NZCity / Posted 14 days ago
Those looking for social housing are going to have to be less selective as controversial new government rules come into force on Monday. The changes, announced last year, will mean those looking for state homes could be thrown off the waiting list... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Refuse a state house at your perilApplicants are being too picky will be removed from the waiting list under stri
Refuse a state house at your peril
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 days ago
Applicants are being too picky will be removed from the waiting list under stricter new rules that come in today. Prospective tenants may now have to accept housing further from their preferred suburb under the new rules. Photo / Mark Mitchell From... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Fresh ideas needed on housing crisisPaying state tenants to leave Auckland is first sign Govt is thinking outside t
Fresh ideas needed on housing crisis
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 days ago
Paying state tenants to leave Auckland is first sign Govt is thinking outside the square. The real challenge is getting more houses built. Photo / Brett Phibbs Late last year Finance Minister Bill English acknowledged that Auckland's runaway... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
MP encourages state tenants to move to the BayTukituki MP Craig Foss is welcoming those who want to relocate to Bay state hou
MP encourages state tenants to move to the Bay
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 days ago
Tukituki MP Craig Foss is welcoming those who want to relocate to Bay state housing. He is pictured with Social Housing Minister Paula Bennett when she visited the area in 2014 to discuss government plans to introduce a New Zealand Seasonal Worker... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Number on social housing register continues to declineFriday, 22 January 2016, 10:17 amPress Release: New Zealand GovernmentHon Paula
Number on social housing register continues to decline
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 17 days ago
Friday, 22 January 2016, 10:17 amPress Release: New Zealand GovernmentHon Paula BennettMinister for Social Housing22 January 2016 The December... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Few state houses in South for AucklandersA lack of surplus state houses could stop the South from being part of a plan t
Few state houses in South for Aucklanders
Otago Daily Times / Posted 17 days ago
A lack of surplus state houses could stop the South from being part of a plan to get Aucklanders languishing on waiting lists to leave the city. The proposed Government policy comes as Housing New Zealand data released to the Otago Daily Times... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Few state houses available in South for AucklandersA lack of surplus state houses could stop the South from being part of a plan t
Few state houses available in South for Aucklanders
Otago Daily Times / Posted 17 days ago
A lack of surplus state houses could stop the South from being part of a plan to get Aucklanders languishing on waiting lists to leave the city. The proposed Government policy comes as Housing New Zealand data released to the Otago Daily Times... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Lack of state houses down south may hamper Government's plansThe Government wants prospective Auckland tenants to consider moving to state h
Lack of state houses down south may hamper Government's plans
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 days ago
The Government wants prospective Auckland tenants to consider moving to state houses in the regions. Photo / Mark Mitchell A lack of surplus state houses could stop the South from being part of a plan to get Aucklanders languishing on waiting lists... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Scoop Satire: The Courage of your EvictionsThursday, 21 January 2016, 3:28 pmOpinion: Lyndon HoodThe Courage of your Evict
Scoop Satire: The Courage of your Evictions
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 17 days ago
Thursday, 21 January 2016, 3:28 pmOpinion: Lyndon HoodThe Courage of your EvictionsSatire by Lyndon HoodSocial Housing Minister Paula Bennett confirmed last night that the Government wants prospective... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Bennett Shifts State House Headache to Struggling RegionsRegions facing high unemployment may now also be faced with an influx of people
Bennett Shifts State House Headache to Struggling Regions
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 17 days ago
Regions facing high unemployment may now also be faced with an influx of people looking for work under a proposal to send families on the state house waiting list out of Auckland, says New... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
'$3000' to leave AucklandHousing New Zealand records show there are more than 100 vacant state houses in
'$3000' to leave Auckland
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 days ago
Housing New Zealand records show there are more than 100 vacant state houses in Lower Hutt, and a waiting list of 84 people. Photo / Sarah Ivey Aucklanders languishing on the state house waiting list are likely to be offered financial incentives to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Phil Twyford: 'Paying people to move will have little impact'State housing tenants may be offered $3000 to relocate. Photo / Sarah Ivey Ins
Phil Twyford: 'Paying people to move will have little impact'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 days ago
State housing tenants may be offered $3000 to relocate. Photo / Sarah Ivey Instead of "low-level tinkering", Government should be putting more energy into building and acquiring state houses, said Labour's shadow housing minister Phil Twyford. Mr... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Nats lose plot with state housing initiativeThursday, 21 January 2016, 10:20 amPress Release: Auckland Action Against Pover
Nats lose plot with state housing initiative
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 18 days ago
Thursday, 21 January 2016, 10:20 amPress Release: Auckland Action Against PovertyNats lose plot with incoherent & racist state housing initiativePaula Bennett appears to have suffered major plot loss over... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Shunting out poor won't solve Auckland's housing crisisState housing tenants may be offered $3000 to relocate. Photo / Sarah Ivey Peo
Shunting out poor won't solve Auckland's housing crisis
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 18 days ago
State housing tenants may be offered $3000 to relocate. Photo / Sarah Ivey People living in state houses or waiting for a state house in Auckland will be financially incentivised to move out of the city. Paula Bennett, the Social Housing Minister,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Cash carrot touted if wait-listed state tenants quit AucklandHousing New Zealand records show there are more than 100 vacant state houses in
Cash carrot touted if wait-listed state tenants quit Auckland
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 18 days ago
Housing New Zealand records show there are more than 100 vacant state houses in Lower Hutt, and a waiting list of 84 people. Photo / Sarah Ivey Aucklanders languishing on the state house waiting list are likely to be offered financial incentives to... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Police probe fresh attacksPolice are investigating allegations of attacks on other women the same day Jo
Police probe fresh attacks
Otago Daily Times / Posted 22 days ago
Police are investigating allegations of attacks on other women the same day Jo Pert was killed in the upmarket Auckland suburb of Remuera on her morning run. The Herald on Sunday has learned of the fresh police inquiries and understands charges will... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Police probe fresh attacksInvestigations into allegations of attacks on women the day Jo Pert was killed.
Police probe fresh attacks
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 22 days ago
Investigations into allegations of attacks on women the day Jo Pert was killed. Jo Pert, Auckland woman murdered earlier this week Photo / Supplied Police are investigating allegations of attacks on other women the same day Jo Pert was killed in... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Remuera killing: Mourners arrive for Jo Pert's funeralJo Pert is being farewelled by family and friends today. Photo / Supplied Mour
Remuera killing: Mourners arrive for Jo Pert's funeral
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 25 days ago
Jo Pert is being farewelled by family and friends today. Photo / Supplied Mourners have begun arriving for the funeral of slain Auckland woman Joanne Pert in the quaint central North Island town of Raetihi. Close to 100 people have already arrived... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Funeral today for killed joggerA funeral service for Jo Pert, the mother of two killed while jogging, is being
Funeral today for killed jogger
Otago Daily Times / Posted 25 days ago
A funeral service for Jo Pert, the mother of two killed while jogging, is being held near her hometown this afternoon. The 41-year-old was killed while out jogging in the upmarket Auckland suburb of Remuera on January 7. A 24-year-old man who is... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Remuera killing: Funeral for slain jogger todayJo Pert will be farewelled this afternoon. Photo / Supplied A funeral service
Remuera killing: Funeral for slain jogger today
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 26 days ago
Jo Pert will be farewelled this afternoon. Photo / Supplied A funeral service for Jo Pert, the mother of two killed while jogging, is being held near her hometown this afternoon. The 41-year-old was killed while out jogging in the upmarket Auckland... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Chinese buyer seeks state houses: MintoThe man spearheading opposition to the Government's sale of state houses says h
Chinese buyer seeks state houses: Minto
Otago Daily Times / Posted 26 days ago
The man spearheading opposition to the Government's sale of state houses says he believes the Pinnacle Group, headed by Chinese property billionaire Dr Henry Cheng Kar-Shun, is interested in buying the 370 houses for sale in Invercargill. John Minto... Read more
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NZCity
Bennett speaks out over Remuera deathCabinet Minister Paula Bennett has given an emotional speech on behalf of the f
Bennett speaks out over Remuera death
NZCity / Posted 26 days ago
Cabinet Minister Paula Bennett has given an emotional speech on behalf of the family and friends of a woman allegedly murdered while jogging in the Auckland suburb of Remuera. At a press conference in Auckland, a visibly upset Ms Bennett described... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Death notice, Jan. 11, 2016 ■ Jimmy Morgan, 88, Fruita and Austin, Texas, died Jan. 10, 2016, in Grand Ju
Death notice, Jan. 11, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 27 days ago
■ Jimmy Morgan, 88, Fruita and Austin, Texas, died Jan. 10, 2016, in Grand Junction. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Martin Mortuary. Services will be at noon Thursday at the mortuary, followed by burial... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Rich-lister father of Remuera victim's kidsCulum Manson is the father of Jo Pert's two young children. Photo NZ Herald Ye
Rich-lister father of Remuera victim's kids
Otago Daily Times / Posted 29 days ago
Culum Manson is the father of Jo Pert's two young children. Photo NZ Herald Yesterday a fuller picture of the slain 41-year-old's life emerged as her close friend MP Paula Bennett, family and other friends paid tribute to her. They spoke of her... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Remuera killing: Rich-lister dad to victim's two kidsFamily and friends speak of dedication and drive as they remember much-loved wo
Remuera killing: Rich-lister dad to victim's two kids
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 29 days ago
Family and friends speak of dedication and drive as they remember much-loved woman who died on the front lawn of strangers. One of the first people police called to inform about the killing of Auckland mother Joanne Pert was the father of her... Read more
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NZCity
Footage sought in Remuera death casePolice are urging Remuera residents with private security cameras to hand over
Footage sought in Remuera death case
NZCity / Posted 29 days ago
Police are urging Remuera residents with private security cameras to hand over footage of Joanne Marie Pert, 41, out jogging before her body was found on the lawn of a house in the suburb. Residents of a Shore Rd house found the body of the mother... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Chinese player in NZ state house sell-off A Chinese company is lining up against Australian social housing provider Hor
Chinese player in NZ state house sell-off
Adelaide Now / Posted 29 days ago
A Chinese company is lining up against Australian social housing provider Horizon Housing in the sell-off of state houses in New Zealand. The government is selling between 1000 and 2000 state houses, and... Read more
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Weekly Times
Chinese player in NZ state house sell-offA CHINESE company is lining up against Australian social housing provider Horiz
Chinese player in NZ state house sell-off
Weekly Times / Posted 29 days ago
A CHINESE company is lining up against Australian social housing provider Horizon Housing in the sell-off of state houses in New Zealand. THE government is selling between 1000 and 2000 state houses, and will sell up to 6000 by... Read more
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Herald Sun
Chinese player in NZ state house sell-off A Chinese company is lining up against Australian social housing provider Hor
Chinese player in NZ state house sell-off
Herald Sun / Posted 29 days ago
A Chinese company is lining up against Australian social housing provider Horizon Housing in the sell-off of state houses in New Zealand. The government is selling between 1000 and 2000 state houses, and... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Chinese player in NZ state house sell-off A Chinese company is lining up against Australian social housing provider Hor
Chinese player in NZ state house sell-off
The Courier Mail / Posted 29 days ago
A Chinese company is lining up against Australian social housing provider Horizon Housing in the sell-off of state houses in New Zealand. The government is selling between 1000 and 2000 state houses, and... Read more
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Perth Now
Chinese player in NZ state house sell-off A Chinese company is lining up against Australian social housing provider Hor
Chinese player in NZ state house sell-off
Perth Now / Posted 29 days ago
A Chinese company is lining up against Australian social housing provider Horizon Housing in the sell-off of state houses in New Zealand. The government is selling between 1000 and 2000 state houses, and... Read more
6 related stories
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NZCity
Chinese player in state house sell-offA Chinese company is lining up against Australian social housing provider Horiz
Chinese player in state house sell-off
NZCity / Posted 29 days ago
A Chinese company is lining up against Australian social housing provider Horizon Housing in the sell-off of state houses in New Zealand. The government is selling between 1000 and 2000 state houses, and will sell up to 6000 by 2017. Information... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
'Hideously sad' for slain mum's kidsPolice teams search for clues on Shore Rd in Remuera, Auckland. Photo: NZ Heral
'Hideously sad' for slain mum's kids
Otago Daily Times / Posted 30 days ago
Police teams search for clues on Shore Rd in Remuera, Auckland. Photo: NZ Herald A visibly upset Paula Bennett - a friend of the mother of two and her family - visited her relatives in the central city. "It's very sad. She was much loved," the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Remuera killing: 'It's hideously sad' for slain mum's kidsThe discovery of Ms Pert's body set off a major homicide investigation. Photo /
Remuera killing: 'It's hideously sad' for slain mum's kids
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 30 days ago
The discovery of Ms Pert's body set off a major homicide investigation. Photo / Michael Craig Grief-stricken family members of slain jogger Jo Pert were comforted by a senior Cabinet minister as they gathered in Auckland last night. A visibly upset... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Chinese billionaire lines up to buy state housesFriday, 8 January 2016, 12:56 pmPress Release: State Housing ActionChinese prop
Chinese billionaire lines up to buy state houses
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 30 days ago
Friday, 8 January 2016, 12:56 pmPress Release: State Housing ActionChinese property billionaire Dr Henry Cheng Kar-Shun has joined Australian-based... Read more
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