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Scoop.co.nz
Challenge on Fishing Boat Still StandsMember of Parliament for Northland 12 FEBRUARY 2016 Northland MP Rt Hon Winsto
Challenge on Fishing Boat Still Stands
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
Member of Parliament for Northland 12 FEBRUARY 2016 Northland MP Rt Hon Winston Peters is advising the Prime Minister that his challenge over his claim on spending all his time on his boat in Northland fishing,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Barry Soper: Winston denied dust buster bus rideNorthland MP Winston Peters. Photo / Debbie Beadle, Northland Age His selfless
Barry Soper: Winston denied dust buster bus ride
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
Northland MP Winston Peters. Photo / Debbie Beadle, Northland Age His selflessness knows no bounds. Few of our elected representatives would put themselves on the line like Winston Peters does for his new found constituents. This impeccably dressed... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Barry Soper: Leaders trade barbs at Parliament openingPrime Minister John Key during his statement to the House in Parliament. Photo
Barry Soper: Leaders trade barbs at Parliament opening
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
Prime Minister John Key during his statement to the House in Parliament. Photo / Mark Mitchell If you were John Key's speech writer for his keynote opener in Parliament's bear pit, you would have been frustrated. You would have spent hours... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Barry Soper: Winston denied dust buster bus rideNorthland MP Winston Peters. Photo / Debbie Beadle, Northland Age His selfless
Barry Soper: Winston denied dust buster bus ride
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
Northland MP Winston Peters. Photo / Debbie Beadle, Northland Age His selflessness knows no bounds. Few of our elected representatives would put themselves on the line like Winston Peters does for his new found constituents. This impeccably dressed... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Toby Manhire: That's right Sunshine, MPs back at workJohn Key and Andrew Little are in the House. Photo / Mark Mitchell The plump g
Toby Manhire: That's right Sunshine, MPs back at work
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
John Key and Andrew Little are in the House. Photo / Mark Mitchell The plump green upholstery of the parliamentary debating chamber puckered with terror this week, as the backsides of our elected representatives nestled in after a couple of months... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Northland Bus Ban Just Petty BullyingMember of Parliament for Northland 11 FEBRUARY 2016 Banning Northland MP Rt Ho
Northland Bus Ban Just Petty Bullying
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
Member of Parliament for Northland 11 FEBRUARY 2016 Banning Northland MP Rt Hon Winston Peters from a bus was an act of petty bullying by the government, the MP says.“There was room on the bus for me, I saw the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
War veteran has pension payments reinstatedSelwyn Clarke of Kaitaia had his veteran's pension and disability allowance sto
War veteran has pension payments reinstated
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
Selwyn Clarke of Kaitaia had his veteran's pension and disability allowance stopped after he failed to respond to an arrest warrant. Photo / PETER JACKSON An 88-year-old war veteran who was reduced to begging after his pension was cut has had his... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
The new critics of WaitangiThere are always complaints about Waitangi Day but this year Maori leaders and
The new critics of Waitangi
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 2 days ago
There are always complaints about Waitangi Day but this year Maori leaders and commentators were at the forefront of increased criticism. Much of this was directed against Ngapuhi for the way it handled arrangements at the lower marae. The most... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Winston Peters demands explanation after being barred from school busNew Zealand First leader Winston Peters is demanding an explanation. Photo / Ma
Winston Peters demands explanation after being barred from school bus
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
New Zealand First leader Winston Peters is demanding an explanation. Photo / Mark Mitchell New Zealand First leader Winston Peters is demanding an explanation from the Education Minister -- after being barred from travelling on a school bus. In a... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Minister Throws Peters Off BusNorthland MP Rt Hon Winston Peters has been barred from travelling on a school
Minister Throws Peters Off Bus
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
Northland MP Rt Hon Winston Peters has been barred from travelling on a school bus today in his electorate.“It’s disgraceful interference in an MP’s work for his constituents,” says Mr Peters. “It is glaringly obvious that the National Government is... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Strip of sand not worthy of Govt fundingLabour leader Andrew Little thinks it would a good idea for the Government to c
Strip of sand not worthy of Govt funding
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Labour leader Andrew Little thinks it would a good idea for the Government to chip in and support the social media campaign to buy a sliver of land in Golden Bay. At last count the novel pitch for funds to buy Awaroa Beach through the crowdfunding... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Winston Peters demands explanation after being barred from school busNew Zealand First leader Winston Peters is demanding an explanation. Photo / Ma
Winston Peters demands explanation after being barred from school bus
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
New Zealand First leader Winston Peters is demanding an explanation. Photo / Mark Mitchell New Zealand First leader Winston Peters is demanding an explanation from the Education Minister -- after being barred from travelling on a school bus. In a... Read more
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NZCity
Peters' $100,000 challenge to KeyWinston Peters is offering to give $100,000 to charity if Prime Minister John K
Peters' $100,000 challenge to Key
NZCity / Posted 2 days ago
Winston Peters is offering to give $100,000 to charity if Prime Minister John Key can find anyone who has seen him fishing from his boat since the Northland by-election. The NZ First leader issued the challenge after a spat in parliament on... Read more
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NZCity
PM a no-show, Waitangi events go onPouring rain and the absence of Prime Minister John Key have turned what had be
PM a no-show, Waitangi events go on
NZCity / Posted 2 days ago
Pouring rain and the absence of Prime Minister John Key have turned what had been billed as one of the most tense showdowns at Te Tii Marae in years into a bit of a fizzer. February 5 is the day politicians of all stripes descend on Waitangi's lower... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Winston Peters issues $100k challenge to John Key over fishingMr Peters is a keen boatie. Photo / Brett Phibbs Winston Peters has offered to
Winston Peters issues $100k challenge to John Key over fishing
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Mr Peters is a keen boatie. Photo / Brett Phibbs Winston Peters has offered to pay $100,000 to the Prime Minister's favourite charity if John Key can find evidence that the New Zealand First leader has been fishin in his Northland electorate. The... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Challenge to PM – Prove Your Fishing Story Or Pay UpMember of Parliament for Northland 10 FEBRUARY 2016 Challenge to PM – Prove Yo
Challenge to PM – Prove Your Fishing Story Or Pay Up
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
Member of Parliament for Northland 10 FEBRUARY 2016 Challenge to PM – Prove Your Fishing Story Or Pay upThe Prime Minister today introduced a new element of misinformation when he claimed I spent all my time up in Northland on my fishing boat,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Immigration Helps Fuel Aucklnd Housing BubbleNew Zealand First is sick and tired of being labelled racist and xenophobic ove
Immigration Helps Fuel Aucklnd Housing Bubble
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
New Zealand First is sick and tired of being labelled racist and xenophobic over the Auckland housing crisis, says New Zealand First.“We have pointed out record immigration and foreign buyers have caused... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Barry Soper: Leaders trade barbs at Parliament openingPrime Minister John Key during his statement to the House in Parliament. Photo
Barry Soper: Leaders trade barbs at Parliament opening
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Prime Minister John Key during his statement to the House in Parliament. Photo / Mark Mitchell If you were John Key's speech writer for his keynote opener in Parliament's bear pit, you would have been frustrated. You would have spent hours... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Pokes and jokes hit and miss but Winston Peters still the masterTo celebrate the occasion and the rare display of Black Caps sledging Australia
Pokes and jokes hit and miss but Winston Peters still the master
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
To celebrate the occasion and the rare display of Black Caps sledging Australians, John Key dedicated much of his speech at the start of Parliament to sledging his own opponents. Photos / Getty Images John Key is not renowned for his modesty, but... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Forget the cricket, John Key the master sledgerTo celebrate the occasion and the rare display of Black Caps sledging Australia
Forget the cricket, John Key the master sledger
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
To celebrate the occasion and the rare display of Black Caps sledging Australians, John Key dedicated much of his speech at the start of Parliament to sledging his own opponents. Photos / Getty Images John Key is not renowned for his modesty, but... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
TPP high on agenda as Parliament reconvenesNew Zealand Minister of Trade Todd McClay with New Zealand Prime Minister John
TPP high on agenda as Parliament reconvenes
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
New Zealand Minister of Trade Todd McClay with New Zealand Prime Minister John Key after signing the Trans Pacific Partnership at Sky City. Photo / Getty Images Fierce debate that surrounded the Trans Pacific Partnership's signing will move to... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Straddling the political divideParliament resumes tomorrow with the Prime Minister's statement taking preceden
Straddling the political divide
Otago Daily Times / Posted 5 days ago
Parliament resumes tomorrow with the Prime Minister's statement taking precedence over other business. While official business takes centre stage tomorrow, the political year started earlier with the State of the Nation speeches by political... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
12 vying for $1m Calypso Monarch prizeThe battle is on for the $1 million first prize in tonight’s prestigious Calyps
12 vying for $1m Calypso Monarch prize
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
The battle is on for the $1 million first prize in tonight’s prestigious Calypso Monarch competition. Eleven finalists—four women and seven men—will come up against defending champion Roderick Chucky Gordon for the prestigious title at the Queen’s... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Gypsy accepts blame for state of economyNewly-crowned extempo champ and former government minster Winston “Gypsy” Peter
Gypsy accepts blame for state of economy
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 7 days ago
Newly-crowned extempo champ and former government minster Winston “Gypsy” Peters yesterday accepted responsibility for the alleged mismanagement of the economy during the People’s Partnership term. Peters, who fell out with the United National... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
PM And Minister Allowed to Duck for CoverSaturday, 6 February 2016, 2:31 pmPress Release: New Zealand First PartyThe pub
PM And Minister Allowed to Duck for Cover
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
Saturday, 6 February 2016, 2:31 pmPress Release: New Zealand First PartyThe public can rightly label the Whitehead report a cover-up given it ignored the involvement of... Read more
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Northern Star
WATCH: Flying dildo hits NZ politician during speechTORRENTIAL rain and the Prime Minister's absence meant it was an uncharacterist
WATCH: Flying dildo hits NZ politician during speech
Northern Star / Posted 7 days ago
TORRENTIAL rain and the Prime Minister's absence meant it was an uncharacteristically subdued day at Waitangi yesterday, until it was livened up by a flying dildo. Economic Minister Steven Joyce was hit in the face by the novelty fake penis thrown... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Flying dildo hits NZ politician during speechTORRENTIAL rain and the Prime Minister's absence meant it was an uncharacterist
Flying dildo hits NZ politician during speech
The Daily Mercury / Posted 7 days ago
TORRENTIAL rain and the Prime Minister's absence meant it was an uncharacteristically subdued day at Waitangi yesterday, until it was livened up by a flying dildo. Economic Minister Steven Joyce was hit in the face by the novelty fake penis thrown... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Flying dildo hits NZ politician during speechTORRENTIAL rain and the Prime Minister's absence meant it was an uncharacterist
Flying dildo hits NZ politician during speech
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
TORRENTIAL rain and the Prime Minister's absence meant it was an uncharacteristically subdued day at Waitangi yesterday, until it was livened up by a flying dildo. Economic Minister Steven Joyce was hit in the face by the novelty fake penis thrown... Read more
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Queensland Times
Flying dildo hits NZ politician during speechTORRENTIAL rain and the Prime Minister's absence meant it was an uncharacterist
Flying dildo hits NZ politician during speech
Queensland Times / Posted 7 days ago
TORRENTIAL rain and the Prime Minister's absence meant it was an uncharacteristically subdued day at Waitangi yesterday, until it was livened up by a flying dildo. Economic Minister Steven Joyce was hit in the face by the novelty fake penis thrown... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Flying dildo hits NZ politician during speechTORRENTIAL rain and the Prime Minister's absence meant it was an uncharacterist
Flying dildo hits NZ politician during speech
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
TORRENTIAL rain and the Prime Minister's absence meant it was an uncharacteristically subdued day at Waitangi yesterday, until it was livened up by a flying dildo. Economic Minister Steven Joyce was hit in the face by the novelty fake penis thrown... Read more
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News Mail
Flying dildo hits NZ politician during speechTORRENTIAL rain and the Prime Minister's absence meant it was an uncharacterist
Flying dildo hits NZ politician during speech
News Mail / Posted 7 days ago
TORRENTIAL rain and the Prime Minister's absence meant it was an uncharacteristically subdued day at Waitangi yesterday, until it was livened up by a flying dildo. Economic Minister Steven Joyce was hit in the face by the novelty fake penis thrown... Read more
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Daily Examiner
WATCH: Flying dildo hits NZ politician during speechTORRENTIAL rain and the Prime Minister's absence meant it was an uncharacterist
WATCH: Flying dildo hits NZ politician during speech
Daily Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
TORRENTIAL rain and the Prime Minister's absence meant it was an uncharacteristically subdued day at Waitangi yesterday, until it was livened up by a flying dildo. Economic Minister Steven Joyce was hit in the face by the novelty fake penis thrown... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
No charges for flinging pink dildoTorrential rain and the Prime Minister's absence meant it was an uncharacterist
No charges for flinging pink dildo
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Torrential rain and the Prime Minister's absence meant it was an uncharacteristically subdued day at Waitangi yesterday, until it was livened up by a flying dildo. Economic Minister Steven Joyce was hit in the face by the novelty fake penis thrown... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Politicians give views on TPPA at rallyNew Zealand First Leader Winston Peters, who was the first to take the stand, c
Politicians give views on TPPA at rally
Otago Daily Times / Posted 7 days ago
New Zealand First Leader Winston Peters, who was the first to take the stand, condemned the agreement. "It is not an agreement, it is not about trade, and it is a 20-year campaign that has been about allowing international money to come into this... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Politicians voice concern over TPP at rallyThe hikoi from the anti-TPP protest in Auckland arrives at Te Tii Marae, Waitan
Politicians voice concern over TPP at rally
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
The hikoi from the anti-TPP protest in Auckland arrives at Te Tii Marae, Waitangi. Photo / Michael Craig An anti-Trans-Pacific Partnership rally at Paihia's village green today brought together a number of politicians to put their views on the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Waitangi: Protester throws sex toy at Steven JoyceA protester has thrown a dildo at Economic Minister Steven Joyce up at Waitangi
Waitangi: Protester throws sex toy at Steven Joyce
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
A protester has thrown a dildo at Economic Minister Steven Joyce up at Waitangi. The woman shouted "that's for raping our sovereignty" as she threw a large fake pink penis hitting him on the chest. Mr Joyce was speaking to media at the time after... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Top Up White Ribbon Funding NowFriday, 5 February 2016, 8:43 amPress Release: New Zealand First PartyThe gover
Top Up White Ribbon Funding Now
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
Friday, 5 February 2016, 8:43 amPress Release: New Zealand First PartyThe government should never have allowed the White Ribbon campaign to end up cash-strapped – it needs to front up with... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Last Hundertwasser building gets government cashThe on/off Hundertwasser Art Centre planned for Whangarei got a giant boost yes
Last Hundertwasser building gets government cash
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 8 days ago
The on/off Hundertwasser Art Centre planned for Whangarei got a giant boost yesterday when the government offered $4 million to help build it as part of a new Northland economic development plan. Economic Development Minister Steven Joyce yesterday... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Government plan for Northland targets transport, web, Maori assetsThe government has released a 10-year plan to attract investors and lift econom
Government plan for Northland targets transport, web, Maori assets
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 8 days ago
The government has released a 10-year plan to attract investors and lift economic growth in Northland, a region that perennially underperforms the rest of the country even while being endowed with natural beauty, productive land, minerals, a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Alternative flag in spotlight at TPP signingThe black, white and blue flag was clearly displayed while Mr Key gave his spee
Alternative flag in spotlight at TPP signing
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
The black, white and blue flag was clearly displayed while Mr Key gave his speech to the audience at SkyCity casino and was broadcast to an international audience. Photo / Getty Images New Zealand's alternative national flag grabbed the spotlight at... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Alternative flag in spotlight at TPP signingNew Zealand's alternative national flag grabbed the spotlight at the historic s
Alternative flag in spotlight at TPP signing
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
New Zealand's alternative national flag grabbed the spotlight at the historic signing of the Trans-Pacific Partnership in Auckland today. Prime Minister John Key wore a silver fern pin on his lapel as the world watched New Zealand and 11 other... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Steven Joyce, Te Ururoa Flavell unveil economic plan for NorthlandEconomic Development Minister Steven Joyce today announced the 58 initiatives p
Steven Joyce, Te Ururoa Flavell unveil economic plan for Northland
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Economic Development Minister Steven Joyce today announced the 58 initiatives proposed at a meeting of Northland business and political leaders. Photo / Supplied The Government says it will contribute $4 million towards the Hundertwasser Art Centre... Read more
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NZCity
Strong condemnation of 'legal rape' groupBacklash has erupted over a neo-masculine group's plan to meet across the count
Strong condemnation of 'legal rape' group
NZCity / Posted 10 days ago
Backlash has erupted over a neo-masculine group's plan to meet across the country, with one MP saying the group has the "collective IQ of your average garden gnome". The group Return of Kings - which believes women should be controlled by men - is... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Disappearing Post Boxes Add to Flag Vote FarceA postal ballot at the same time as New Zealand Post is removing thousands of p
Disappearing Post Boxes Add to Flag Vote Farce
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 days ago
A postal ballot at the same time as New Zealand Post is removing thousands of post boxes is another farcical feature of the government’s flag referendum, says New Zealand First.“One person told us he... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Kiwirail to Use Rubber Bridge to Replace Iron Bridge Wednesday, 3 February 2016, 12:58 pmPress Release: New Zealand First Party 3 F
Kiwirail to Use Rubber Bridge to Replace Iron Bridge
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 days ago
Wednesday, 3 February 2016, 12:58 pmPress Release: New Zealand First Party 3 FEBRUARY 2016 Across Cook StraitIn another more bizarre twist to... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Global Dairy Trade Falls in Absence of Govt LeadershipWednesday, 3 February 2016, 12:20 pmPress Release: New Zealand First PartyGloba
Global Dairy Trade Falls in Absence of Govt Leadership
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 days ago
Wednesday, 3 February 2016, 12:20 pmPress Release: New Zealand First PartyGlobal Dairy Trade Falls in Absence of Government’s LeadershipWith Whole Milk Powder (WMP) 4.5 per cent below its sale... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Ban brings mixed emotionsPrime Minister John Key is escorted on to Te Tii marae ahead of last year's Wai
Ban brings mixed emotions
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Prime Minister John Key is escorted on to Te Tii marae ahead of last year's Waitangi Day celebrations by Titewhai Harawira. This year he may not be welcomed on after a hui of Ngapuhi voted to ban him from the marae. Photo / John Stone A Northland... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Business leaders support TPPHeads of New Zealand's leading business organisations have thrown their support
Business leaders support TPP
Otago Daily Times / Posted 10 days ago
Heads of New Zealand's leading business organisations have thrown their support behind the signing in Auckland tomorrow of the Trans Pacific Partnership trade agreement. They also threw their support firmly behind Prime Minister John Key, as he... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
TPPA An Overblown Duck Yet to FlyNew Zealand First Leader Member of Parliament for Northland 2 FEBRUARY 2016 T
TPPA An Overblown Duck Yet to Fly
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 11 days ago
New Zealand First Leader Member of Parliament for Northland 2 FEBRUARY 2016 The Prime Minister is exaggerating the trade benefits of signing up to the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA), says New Zealand... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
New Zealand First Demands EFTPOS Reform - PetersFollowing the latest EFTPOS outage, New Zealand First is calling on the Reserve
New Zealand First Demands EFTPOS Reform - Peters
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 11 days ago
Following the latest EFTPOS outage, New Zealand First is calling on the Reserve Bank to purchase EFTPOS processor, Paymark, which is reportedly on the market.“Most people don’t realise that the clearing... Read more
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