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The New Zealand Herald
Swamp kauri 'too precious to sell'say extracting swamp kauri destroys wetlands and threatens the habitat of rare
Swamp kauri 'too precious to sell'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
say extracting swamp kauri destroys wetlands and threatens the habitat of rare species. Last year the EPS and Northland MP Winston Peters both called for a moratorium on the export trade. Other opponents say exporters are circumventing the ban by... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Winston Peters says Predator Free Policy is 'Dream time stuff'Winston Peters says aspirational ideas are all very well but they won't pay the
Winston Peters says Predator Free Policy is 'Dream time stuff'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 20 hours ago
Winston Peters says aspirational ideas are all very well but they won't pay the farm mortgage. Photo / Getty Can New Zealand be predator free by 2050? The Government thinks so but New Zealand First has other ideas. Winston Peters talked to The... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
NZ Forest Industry Heading for a Crashto the value added sector here in New Zealand,” says New Zealand First Leader a
NZ Forest Industry Heading for a Crash
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
to the value added sector here in New Zealand,” says New Zealand First Leader and Northland Member of Parliament Rt Hon Winston Peters.“Today we have no control, no laws, and no careful and astute management of one of our greatest... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Murderer Walks Away with Manslaughter Convictionsuch horrific violence is not acceptable and this message must be backed up by
Murderer Walks Away with Manslaughter Conviction
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
such horrific violence is not acceptable and this message must be backed up by our justice system doing its job properly,” Winston Peters.Justice Faire rejected Harris' claims he had acted in self-defence and said he did not accept the victim was... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Another Kick in Teeth for Kiwi Home Buyersto be made worse by this targeting of Chinese buyers,” New Zealand First Leader
Another Kick in Teeth for Kiwi Home Buyers
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
to be made worse by this targeting of Chinese buyers,” New Zealand First Leader and Northland Member of Parliament Rt Hon Winston Peters.“Lianjia, also known as Homelink, is China’s largest real estate agency with 6000 branches in over 25 cities... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
US ship visit not about winners and losers: Andrew LittleJim Bolger, former National Foreign Minister Sir Don McKinnon and former Foreig
US ship visit not about winners and losers: Andrew Little
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
Jim Bolger, former National Foreign Minister Sir Don McKinnon and former Foreign Minister and New Zealand First leader Winston Peters for their role in maintaining good relationships with the United States. He said the next Labour Government... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
US ship visit not about winners and losers: Andrew LittleJim Bolger, former National Foreign Minister Sir Don McKinnon and former Foreig
US ship visit not about winners and losers: Andrew Little
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
Jim Bolger, former National Foreign Minister Sir Don McKinnon and former Foreign Minister and New Zealand First leader Winston Peters for their role in maintaining good relationships with the United States. He said the next Labour Government... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Downgrading Murder Charges Must Endof Paul Harris for stabbing Kaitaia man Joseph Keogh,” New Zealand First Leader
Downgrading Murder Charges Must End
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
of Paul Harris for stabbing Kaitaia man Joseph Keogh,” New Zealand First Leader and Northland Member of Parliament Rt Hon Winston Peters says.“Midway through his murder trial Harris pleaded guilty to an alternative charge of manslaughter.“At his... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Silver Fern Farms Board Misleads Shareholders Againend up with an 86% improved profit and debt slashed by 18%,” says New Zealand F
Silver Fern Farms Board Misleads Shareholders Again
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
end up with an 86% improved profit and debt slashed by 18%,” says New Zealand First Leader and MP for Northland Rt Hon Winston Peters.“Do these people only attend board meetings to eat the biscuits?“What’s more, Mr Hewett’s Board and advisors... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Winston Peters: Olympic charter compromised by greedNew Zealand First Leader Winston Peters said the spat was not in the interests
Winston Peters: Olympic charter compromised by greed
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
New Zealand First Leader Winston Peters said the spat was not in the interests of New Zealanders. Photo / Getty Images A dispute over coverage of the Rio Olympics goes against the fundamental principles of the games, according to one... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Winston Peters: Olympic charter compromised by greedNew Zealand First Leader Winston Peters said the spat was not in the interests
Winston Peters: Olympic charter compromised by greed
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
New Zealand First Leader Winston Peters said the spat was not in the interests of New Zealanders. Photo / Getty Images A dispute over coverage of the Rio Olympics goes against the fundamental principles of the games, according to one... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Get Over Your Spat in the Interests of New ZealandersFirst.“The national interest is the coverage of our sports people,” says New Ze
Get Over Your Spat in the Interests of New Zealanders
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
First.“The national interest is the coverage of our sports people,” says New Zealand First Leader and Northland MP Rt Hon Winston Peters.“If the pull-out by Fairfax and NZME goes ahead in Rio de Janeiro the losers will be our athletes, who will... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Record Immigration Adds Fuel to Firecent to 125,000, with a net gain of 69,100,” says New Zealand First Leader and
Record Immigration Adds Fuel to Fire
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
cent to 125,000, with a net gain of 69,100,” says New Zealand First Leader and Member of Parliament for Northland Rt Hon Winston Peters.“Daily, more and more people are agreeing with New Zealand First about the major impact of immigration on... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
PM Further Confuses on Ship Visitsthat on international relations he is extraordinarily confused, says New Zealan
PM Further Confuses on Ship Visits
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
that on international relations he is extraordinarily confused, says New Zealand First Leader and Northland MP Rt Hon Winston Peters.“The New Zealand Navy, in consultation with the government, sent an invitation to other navies to join their... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Blundering Onoutlook – is yet another stark warning that risks are proliferating,” says New
Blundering On
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
outlook – is yet another stark warning that risks are proliferating,” says New Zealand First Leader and Northland MP Rt Hon Winston Peters.“The possibility of an event that could trigger a serious correction in global property markets is real. In... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
House bubble warning will 'shake Government'we have the infrastructure in place it might be necessary to take precautions a
House bubble warning will 'shake Government'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
we have the infrastructure in place it might be necessary to take precautions and slow it down a bit." NZ First leader Winston Peters said Hisco's warning of a "messy end" was totally predictable and avoidable but had been ignored by the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
House bubble warning will 'shake Government'we have the infrastructure in place it might be necessary to take precautions a
House bubble warning will 'shake Government'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
we have the infrastructure in place it might be necessary to take precautions and slow it down a bit." NZ First leader Winston Peters said Hisco's warning of a "messy end" was totally predictable and avoidable but had been ignored by the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Warning reflects 'complete crisis'more restrictions on lending spoke volumes about the housing market. "It defin
Warning reflects 'complete crisis'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
more restrictions on lending spoke volumes about the housing market. "It definitely feels like a bubble." NZ First leader Winston Peters said Hisco's warning of a "messy end" was totally predictable and avoidable but had been ignored by the... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Immigration needs rethink - Labourwe have the infrastructure in place it might be necessary to take precautions a
Immigration needs rethink - Labour
Otago Daily Times / Posted 7 days ago
we have the infrastructure in place it might be necessary to take precautions and slow it down a bit." NZ First leader Winston Peters said Hisco's warning of a "messy end" was totally predictable and avoidable but had been ignored by the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
House bubble warning will 'shake Government'we have the infrastructure in place it might be necessary to take precautions a
House bubble warning will 'shake Government'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
we have the infrastructure in place it might be necessary to take precautions and slow it down a bit." NZ First leader Winston Peters said Hisco's warning of a "messy end" was totally predictable and avoidable but had been ignored by the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Latest Move by the Reserve Bank of Little Effecthave little effect in reining in the rampant house property market, says New Ze
Latest Move by the Reserve Bank of Little Effect
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
have little effect in reining in the rampant house property market, says New Zealand First Leader and Northland MP Rt Hon Winston Peters.“Every recent measure the Reserve Bank has taken has had minimal influence and this latest measure will be no... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Zespri trade warning 'unsubstantiated rumour'on this issue." China is Zespri's top market with sales expected to reach $500
Zespri trade warning 'unsubstantiated rumour'
Otago Daily Times / Posted 8 days ago
on this issue." China is Zespri's top market with sales expected to reach $500 million this season. NZ First leader Winston Peters said it was unbelievable Government ministers had not known of Chinese concern. "After days of obfuscation... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
McClay told that Zespri warned in Chinaon this issue." China is Zespri's top market with sales expected to reach NZ$50
McClay told that Zespri warned in China
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
on this issue." China is Zespri's top market with sales expected to reach NZ$500 million this season. NZ First leader Winston Peters said it was unbelievable Government ministers had not known of Chinese concern. "After days of obfuscation... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Key And Ministers Again Last to Knowlast to know what is going on down at the farm, orchard or factory, says New Ze
Key And Ministers Again Last to Know
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
last to know what is going on down at the farm, orchard or factory, says New Zealand First Leader and Northland MP Rt Hon Winston Peters.“After days of obfuscation and denial the government is now confirming it had knowledge of China approaching... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
NZ Must Remain Tough on Drug Cheats in Sportas sports organisations try to keep one step ahead of drug cheats,” says New Ze
NZ Must Remain Tough on Drug Cheats in Sport
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
as sports organisations try to keep one step ahead of drug cheats,” says New Zealand First Leader and Northland MP Rt Hon Winston Peters.“At the same time, individuals who are playing the game in a fair and honest way should be able to compete in... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Labour, Greens welcome new lending restrictionsestablishment of urban development authorities to speed housing development in
Labour, Greens welcome new lending restrictions
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
establishment of urban development authorities to speed housing development in certain areas. New Zealand First leader Winston Peters said recent measures from the Reserve Bank had minimal influence, and the latest proposals would be no... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Time to send a local message to Wellingtongrowing divide between those who have prospered and those who feel left behind'
Time to send a local message to Wellington
Otago Daily Times / Posted 9 days ago
growing divide between those who have prospered and those who feel left behind'', which they called "creeping exclusion''. Winston Peters' Northland 2015 by-election win was an indicator. But they also see an "opportunity'' for "people to share in... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Celebrating 23 Years23 YearsNew Zealand First is needed now more than ever in the New Zealand Parli
Celebrating 23 Years
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
23 YearsNew Zealand First is needed now more than ever in the New Zealand Parliament, says Leader and Northland MP Rt Hon Winston Peters as the party celebrates its 23rd birthday today.“We have had years of visionless government, which New... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Predictability in an Unpredictable Worldevents except to New Zealand’s political and economic leadership,” says New Zea
Predictability in an Unpredictable World
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 days ago
events except to New Zealand’s political and economic leadership,” says New Zealand First Leader and Northland MP Rt Hon Winston Peters.“How ordinary New Zealanders are meant to react to the appalling failures of both must surely be at issue now.... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Tukoroirangi Morgan to fundraise for a strong Maori Party campaignto Parliament in 1996 when New Zealand First won all five Maori seats. But he j
Tukoroirangi Morgan to fundraise for a strong Maori Party campaign
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
to Parliament in 1996 when New Zealand First won all five Maori seats. But he joined Tau Henare's Mauri Pacific when Winston Peters took his New Zealand First Party out of coalition Government with National in 1998. MAORI ELECTORATES... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
China said to be threatening trade reprisals if government runs cheap steel inquiryis said to be threatened. (That statement is not directly attributed. Others qu
China said to be threatening trade reprisals if government runs cheap steel inquiry
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 11 days ago
is said to be threatened. (That statement is not directly attributed. Others quoted in the story, including NZ First leader Winston Peters, appear to have no direct knowledge of events.) However, in an online discussion about the article, and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Ministry of Health wanted more tax on tobaccoand reaps in $1.5 billion a year in tobacco taxes. It is estimated that smokers
Ministry of Health wanted more tax on tobacco
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
and reaps in $1.5 billion a year in tobacco taxes. It is estimated that smokers cost about $1.9 billion more in excess health care costs over non-smokers. NZ First leader Winston Peters said the tobacco tax increases were an attack o... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Student fraud long occurring under National's nosesImmigration New Zealand and Education New Zealand,” says New Zealand First Lead
Student fraud long occurring under National's noses
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 days ago
Immigration New Zealand and Education New Zealand,” says New Zealand First Leader and Northland Member of Parliament Rt Hon Winston Peters.“He says former Immigration New Zealand contracted staff in India are bringing New Zealand’s reputation into... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Key Misleads Public Over Numbers of Kiwis Returningas Prime Minister John Key repeatedly suggests, says New Zealand First Leader a
Key Misleads Public Over Numbers of Kiwis Returning
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 14 days ago
as Prime Minister John Key repeatedly suggests, says New Zealand First Leader and Northland Member of Parliament Rt Hon Winston Peters.“Mr Key is doing his utmost to divert attention from the record immigration into this country that he has... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Winston Peters will not be told to 'shut up' about Silver Fern FarmsThe Country's Jamie Mackay should know better than to take on Winston Peters in
Winston Peters will not be told to 'shut up' about Silver Fern Farms
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 days ago
The Country's Jamie Mackay should know better than to take on Winston Peters in an argument. Photo / Mark Mitchell The Country's Jamie Mackay laces up his boxing gloves for another verbal sparring match with Winston Peters. Will he win? Round One:... Read more
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NZCity
Grey Power's pot plan snuffed outout in favour of legalising the drug for medicinal purposes in May, launching a
Grey Power's pot plan snuffed out
NZCity / Posted 15 days ago
out in favour of legalising the drug for medicinal purposes in May, launching a petition to be presented to Northland MP Winston Peters. But the group's national body says it's unlikely to support the campaign any time soon. Chapter president... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Roger Moroney: Eternal youth a scary prospecthome industry and the plastic surgery trade would be shot to shreds. There woul
Roger Moroney: Eternal youth a scary prospect
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 15 days ago
home industry and the plastic surgery trade would be shot to shreds. There would be no one to help across the roads. Winston Peters would be left with suitcases full of Gold Cards. The term "oh, grow up" would become extinct. If humans were... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Free Press ACT’s regular bulletinwith additional regulations.Old GrowthSteven Joyce is making Rob Muldoon look l
Free Press ACT’s regular bulletin
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 16 days ago
with additional regulations.Old GrowthSteven Joyce is making Rob Muldoon look like a hands-off economic manager, but if Winston Peters can make him announce an entire regional economic growth strategy while in opposition, imagine what a NZ... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
From the Lip: Agricultural Acronyms with Jamie Mackayfrom the Silver Fern Farms deal. The plot thickens? SHITE: Stands for what the
From the Lip: Agricultural Acronyms with Jamie Mackay
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 days ago
from the Silver Fern Farms deal. The plot thickens? SHITE: Stands for what the Brits have found themselves in and for what Winston Peters is stirring with great vigour. OMG: This is a greeting normally reserved for Winston at Grey Power... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Prime Minister John Key still frustrated with Reserve Bankslow things down," he told Stuff.co.nz. The Reserve Bank's advice on immigrati
Prime Minister John Key still frustrated with Reserve Bank
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 19 days ago
slow things down," he told Stuff.co.nz. The Reserve Bank's advice on immigration was welcomed by New Zealand First leader Winston Peters. In a media statement this morning which was sarcastically titled "News Flash", he said: "So it is official.... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Prime Minister John Key still frustrated with Reserve Bankslow things down," he told Stuff.co.nz. The Reserve Bank's advice on immigrati
Prime Minister John Key still frustrated with Reserve Bank
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 19 days ago
slow things down," he told Stuff.co.nz. The Reserve Bank's advice on immigration was welcomed by New Zealand First leader Winston Peters. In a media statement this morning which was sarcastically titled "News Flash", he said: "So it is official.... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Labour party's game plan to beat National in next year's electiondeals in Epsom and Ohariu in the past, but the Northland byelection taught Labo
Labour party's game plan to beat National in next year's election
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 19 days ago
deals in Epsom and Ohariu in the past, but the Northland byelection taught Labour some of the value of it. NZ First leader Winston Peters' win restricted National's ability to get a majority in Parliament by removing a National MP. That in turn... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Reserve Bank Weak In Not Hitting Back At PMis being heavied by a Prime Minister who has stepped way out of line, says New
Reserve Bank Weak In Not Hitting Back At PM
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 19 days ago
is being heavied by a Prime Minister who has stepped way out of line, says New Zealand First Leader and Northland MP Rt Hon Winston Peters.“The bank is demonstrating its weakness in not striking back and asserting its position as an independent... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Elderly Suffer as Hospitals Reach Breaking Pointof the government’s open door immigration policy, says New Zealand First Leader
Elderly Suffer as Hospitals Reach Breaking Point
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 19 days ago
of the government’s open door immigration policy, says New Zealand First Leader and Northland Member of Parliament, Rt Hon Winston Peters.“Ministry of Health figures state 12 out of 20 district health boards have not been fully funded this year to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Toby Manhire: A complete history of the Labour Partyalong, and at one point probably could have been part of a government had it no
Toby Manhire: A complete history of the Labour Party
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 19 days ago
along, and at one point probably could have been part of a government had it not been for the veteran member of Parliament Winston Peters, who foiled them with a trick. In 1935, the first Labour Government was elected, thanks to winning lots of... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Questions & Answers - 7 July 2016I look forward to the Opposition's support for measures to ensure that house pr
Questions & Answers - 7 July 2016
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 19 days ago
I look forward to the Opposition's support for measures to ensure that house price increases do not drive inequality.Rt Hon Winston Peters: If the top 10 percent in this country have 60 percent of the wealth, and the bottom 40 percent have 3 percent... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
It's a mad, mad worldNorthland by-election - where voters handed the Government a resounding defeat.
It's a mad, mad world
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 19 days ago
Northland by-election - where voters handed the Government a resounding defeat. Unsurprisingly, New Zealand First leader Winston Peters was beneficiary of the voter dissatisfaction. When it comes to populist nationalistic leaders, he is our... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
NZ Agents Should Be Handling Indian Student ApplicationsNew Zealand, not 1200 unlicensed agents in India, says New Zealand First Leader
NZ Agents Should Be Handling Indian Student Applications
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 20 days ago
New Zealand, not 1200 unlicensed agents in India, says New Zealand First Leader and Northland Member of Parliament, Rt Hon Winston Peters says.“Statistics from Immigration New Zealand reported on Radio New Zealand today reveal what is going on –... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Key frustrated by response to house pricesslow things down," he told Fairfax. The Reserve Bank's advice on immigration w
Key frustrated by response to house prices
Otago Daily Times / Posted 20 days ago
slow things down," he told Fairfax. The Reserve Bank's advice on immigration was welcomed by New Zealand First leader Winston Peters. In a media statement sarcastically titled "News Flash", he said: "So it is official. Mass immigration is the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Key still frustrated with Reserve Bankslow things down," he told Stuff.co.nz. The Reserve Bank's advice on immigrati
Key still frustrated with Reserve Bank
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 20 days ago
slow things down," he told Stuff.co.nz. The Reserve Bank's advice on immigration was welcomed by New Zealand First leader Winston Peters. In a media statement this morning which was sarcastically titled "News Flash", he said: "So it is official.... Read more
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