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Scoop.co.nz
Why is Labour supporting investment rules in WTO?releaseIf Labour wants to ‘tame globalised capital’ why is it supporting invest
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 19 hours ago
releaseIf Labour wants to ‘tame globalised capital’ why is it supporting investment rules in WTO?Last week Trade Minister David Parker said “it’s not fair that we subjugate ourselves to the interests of the one per cent” and promised to tame the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Grant Robertson Address to the Auckland Chamber of Commerceprecaution of having two Associate Finance Ministers steeped in the background
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
precaution of having two Associate Finance Ministers steeped in the background of parsimonious southern Presbyterianism in David Parker and David Clark. The latter being an ordained Minister for good measure. I also worked in the Fifth Labour... Read more
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Boston Globe
The Ticket: What’s happening in the arts worldThe Bang Group’s totally irreverent and hilarious “Nutcracker” parody turns the
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
The Bang Group’s totally irreverent and hilarious “Nutcracker” parody turns the whole enterprise on its ear. Choreographer David Parker and his New York-based company take on Tchaikovsky’s music with tap and other percussive dance as the second... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Trade Minister to attend WTO conferenceFriday, 8 December 2017, 1:38 pmPress Release: New Zealand Government Hon Davi
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
Friday, 8 December 2017, 1:38 pmPress Release: New Zealand Government Hon David ParkerMinister for Trade and Export Growth8 December 2017Trade Minister David Parker will... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Parliament: Dec 7work around official information and the Official Information Act under the pur
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
work around official information and the Official Information Act under the purview of the State Services Commission. Hon DAVID PARKER (Attorney-General): The report finds that despite serious non-compliance with New Zealand water standards by... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Investigation into potentially contaminated waterAs a result we wish to test the water of properties neighbouring the bases, to
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
As a result we wish to test the water of properties neighbouring the bases, to see if their water is contaminated,” Hon David Parker said.“The advice of health officials, based on what we know right now, is that there is no acute human health... Read more
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NZCity
Quality of NZ drinking water 'inadequate'says 80 per cent of the country's population lived in areas where stronger wate
NZCity / Posted 5 days ago
says 80 per cent of the country's population lived in areas where stronger water standards were required. Attorney-General David Parker said the report made for sobering reading. "[It] highlights the quality of drinking water in New Zealand is... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Havelock North Inquiry – Stage two released6 December 2017, 2:05 pmPress Release: New Zealand Government Attorney-General
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 days ago
6 December 2017, 2:05 pmPress Release: New Zealand Government Attorney-General David Parker has released the second stage of the Inquiry into Havelock North’s drinking water contamination. “I received the... Read more
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The Space Review
Establishing a European NewSpace industryof the awards ceremony, the competition awarded an overall prize. ESA officials
The Space Review / Posted 7 days ago
of the awards ceremony, the competition awarded an overall prize. ESA officials, including director general Jan Wörner and David Parker, director of ESA human spaceflight and robotic exploration, took the stage for the announcement. “It’s raising... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Man faces new video voyeurism countsJones' work computer from Trinity Christian School and all digital devices in h
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
Jones' work computer from Trinity Christian School and all digital devices in his home. Jones was interviewed by detective David Parker and confessed to recording several boys in the restroom at the school, police said. Parents of children who... Read more
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Missoulian
A Billings legislator moved to Great Falls. Was it legal for him to vote during the special session?the day, easily winning passage without any changes signed into law. Montana S
Missoulian / Posted 10 days ago
the day, easily winning passage without any changes signed into law. Montana State University political science professor David Parker said the issue “is a relatively moot point, unless a lawsuit is filed to challenge some kind of outcome of the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Parliament: Nov 30Has the Associate Minister of Finance received a delegation letter giving him f
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 11 days ago
Has the Associate Minister of Finance received a delegation letter giving him formal responsibility in this area? Hon DAVID PARKER (Associate Minister of Finance): Sir, I don't think the formal delegations have been filed, but I do make the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
David Parker asked to intervene as WTO cancels NGO registratThursday, 30 November 2017, 3:26 pmPress Release: Professor Jane Kelsey 30 Nov
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 11 days ago
Thursday, 30 November 2017, 3:26 pmPress Release: Professor Jane Kelsey 30 November 2017For immediate releaseions in bizarre... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Government to be forced into another backdownNZ First coalition agreement includes a pledge to introduce a tax on bottled wa
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 11 days ago
NZ First coalition agreement includes a pledge to introduce a tax on bottled water exports – proposed by Trade Minister David Parker.“But today, Mr Parker’s trade officials confirmed that a tax on bottled water would not only breach the CPTPP... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Outdoor Access for Kiwis Must Come First“Tightening the rules around is well overdue and very welcome,” he said. The a
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 days ago
“Tightening the rules around is well overdue and very welcome,” he said. The announcement live by Environment Minister David Parker along with Minister of Conservation Eugenie Sage was that the new government had pledged to strengthen the... Read more
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Gulf News
2021 America’s Cup to be held off UAE shores?potential security risks due to the UAE’s proximity to Iran.New Zealand Ministe
Gulf News / Posted 12 days ago
potential security risks due to the UAE’s proximity to Iran.New Zealand Minister of Economic Development and Environment David Parker admitted the Auckland deal was ‘not in the bag’ and he said he was aware of overseas interest, in an interview... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
District Court appointment welcomedWednesday, 29 November 2017, 3:24 pmPress Release: New Zealand Government Hon
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 days ago
Wednesday, 29 November 2017, 3:24 pmPress Release: New Zealand Government Hon David ParkerAttorney-General29 November 2017Attorney-General David Parker has today welcomed the... Read more
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Sky News Australia
NZ restricting farm sales to foreign buyersoverseas buyers in the hope of preventing a backlash to the 'excesses of global
Sky News Australia / Posted 12 days ago
overseas buyers in the hope of preventing a backlash to the 'excesses of globalised capital', Associate Minister of Finance David Parker says. Under the new directive any sale of rural land larger than five hectares to a foreign buyer will have go... Read more
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News.com.au
NZ restricts farmland for foreignersoverseas buyers in the hope of preventing a backlash to the "excesses of global
News.com.au / Posted 12 days ago
overseas buyers in the hope of preventing a backlash to the "excesses of globalised capital", Associate Minister of Finance David Parker says. Under the new directive any sale of rural land larger than five hectares to a foreign buyer will have go... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Government Crackdown On Foreign Farm Buyers Welcomedof the new government’s pledge to strengthen the Overseas Investment Act - has
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 days ago
of the new government’s pledge to strengthen the Overseas Investment Act - has just been announced by Environment Minister David Parker and Land Information Minister Eugenie Sage. Fish & Game is welcoming the move, saying the Overseas Investment... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Labour's Stealthy Land Taxcarve outs for the forestry industry remain to encourage investment in their pe
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 days ago
carve outs for the forestry industry remain to encourage investment in their pet project of planting one billion trees. "David Parker isn't fit to be Associate Finance Minister if he thinks these restrictions won't significantly affect the price... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Government Crackdown On Foreign Farm Buyers Welcomedof the new government’s pledge to strengthen the Overseas Investment Act - has
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 days ago
of the new government’s pledge to strengthen the Overseas Investment Act - has just been announced by Environment Minister David Parker and Land Information Minister Eugenie Sage.Fish & Game is welcoming the move, saying the Overseas Investment... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
New directive for the Overseas Investment Office announcedfor the Overseas Investment Office announcedWednesday, 29 November 2017, 8:59 a
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 days ago
for the Overseas Investment Office announcedWednesday, 29 November 2017, 8:59 amPress Release: New Zealand Government Hon David ParkerAssociate Minister of FinanceHon Eugenie SageMinister for Land Information29 November 2017 MEDIA STATEMENTNew... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
One month in: How are Labour and Jacinda Ardern tracking?hit the ground running, forging on with the 100 days pledges. Notable examples
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 days ago
hit the ground running, forging on with the 100 days pledges. Notable examples were her predecessor Andrew ­Little and David Parker. Ardern's first month has not all been plain sailing. She campaigned on a promise of hope and change, but it... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Minister welcomes commitment to strengthen bilateral tradecommitment to strengthen bilateral tradeMonday, 27 November 2017, 5:21 pmPress
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 14 days ago
commitment to strengthen bilateral tradeMonday, 27 November 2017, 5:21 pmPress Release: New Zealand Government Hon David ParkerMinister for Trade and Export Growth27 November 2017 MEDIA STATEMENTMinister welcomes commitment to strengthen... Read more
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NZCity
UK's Liam Fox meets politicians, businessAgriculture Minister Damien O'Connor, followed by meetings with Deputy Prime Mi
NZCity / Posted 15 days ago
Agriculture Minister Damien O'Connor, followed by meetings with Deputy Prime Minister Winston Peters and Trade Minister David Parker. A pressing trade issue is how Brexit affects quotas for New Zealand exports as when the UK leaves Europe it... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Montana Monument May Expand Under Trump Administrationnear and dear," he says. "If you do not protect those places I think it's a pol
KERA North Texas / Posted 15 days ago
near and dear," he says. "If you do not protect those places I think it's a political nightmare for you in this state." David Parker, a political scientist at Montana State University, says Zinke may even want to run for president some... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Montana Monument May Expand Under Trump Administrationnear and dear," he says. "If you do not protect those places I think it's a pol
KPBS San Diego / Posted 15 days ago
near and dear," he says. "If you do not protect those places I think it's a political nightmare for you in this state." David Parker, a political scientist at Montana State University, says Zinke may even want to run for president some... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Visit of UK Trade Secretary Fox to New ZealandFriday, 24 November 2017, 2:38 pmPress Release: New Zealand Government Hon Dav
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 17 days ago
Friday, 24 November 2017, 2:38 pmPress Release: New Zealand Government Hon David ParkerMinister for Trade and Export Growth MEDIA STATEMENTMinister for... Read more
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Dover Post
Henderson elected president of Medical Society of DelawareZ. Borin, Richard T. D’Alonzo, Peter S. Huang, E. Dale LaTonn, Vicenta P.G. Mar
Dover Post / Posted 18 days ago
Z. Borin, Richard T. D’Alonzo, Peter S. Huang, E. Dale LaTonn, Vicenta P.G. Marquez, James A. Murphy, Manuel B. Olympia, David Parker, Yogish A. Patel, Paul C. Pennock, Leonard H. Seltzer and John C. Sewell. Hugh Bonner and Vincent F. Carr... Read more
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Smyrna Clayton Sun Times
Henderson elected president of Medical Society of DelawareZ. Borin, Richard T. D’Alonzo, Peter S. Huang, E. Dale LaTonn, Vicenta P.G. Mar
Smyrna Clayton Sun Times / Posted 18 days ago
Z. Borin, Richard T. D’Alonzo, Peter S. Huang, E. Dale LaTonn, Vicenta P.G. Marquez, James A. Murphy, Manuel B. Olympia, David Parker, Yogish A. Patel, Paul C. Pennock, Leonard H. Seltzer and John C. Sewell. Hugh Bonner and Vincent F. Carr... Read more
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Boston Globe
Holiday dance picksGroup’s totally irreverent and hilarious parody, which turns the whole “Nutcrac
Boston Globe / Posted 23 days ago
Group’s totally irreverent and hilarious parody, which turns the whole “Nutcracker” enterprise on its ear. Choreographer David Parker and his New York-based company take on Tchaikovsky’s music with tap and other percussive dance as the second... Read more
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NZCity
Ardern outlines post-settlement eraa big government turnout at the conference with Crown-Maori Relations Minister
NZCity / Posted 23 days ago
a big government turnout at the conference with Crown-Maori Relations Minister Kelvin Davis there along with Trade Minister David Parker. Foma represents about 150 Maori authorities with a collective asset base of $11 billion with interests largely... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Nov 16sector. I'm keen to hear the views of the people in the sector so we can work t
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 25 days ago
sector. I'm keen to hear the views of the people in the sector so we can work together to address that challenge. Hon David Parker: I raise a point of order, Mr Speaker. You've been policing the issue of interjections very fiercely, in respect... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Trade Minister accepts open letter against TPPA-11Minister accepts open letter against TPPA-11; commits to full consultation befo
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 25 days ago
Minister accepts open letter against TPPA-11; commits to full consultation before signing Today Trade Minister David Parker accepted an open letter calling for full and transparent public consultation before committing to the TPPA-11.... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Nov 14I've pleaded guilty to being slightly deaf in my left ear, and if it was a quie
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 27 days ago
I've pleaded guilty to being slightly deaf in my left ear, and if it was a quiet "ahem" I wouldn't have heard it. Hon David Parker: I raise a point of order, Mr Speaker. Given the time delay, because of that point of order, for listeners, it... Read more
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NZCity
English highlights coalition differencesnegotiations took place on the sidelines of the APEC summit in Vietnam over the
NZCity / Posted 27 days ago
negotiations took place on the sidelines of the APEC summit in Vietnam over the weekend, with Ms Ardern and Trade Minister David Parker leading New Zealand's team. The Greens told the government in advance that they wouldn't back CPTPP legislation... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
CPTPP Important to Maintain Competitivenessto invest in and achieve their social aspirations. “We congratulate Prime Minis
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 28 days ago
to invest in and achieve their social aspirations. “We congratulate Prime Minister Jacinda Adern and Trade Minister David Parker on the progress they have made to enable the new Labour-led Government to support the agreement” says Crewther.... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
First Test of ISDS in Future Deals @ Tomorrow’s RCEP Meetingon ISDS. However, she understands that New Zealand has since supported its incl
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 28 days ago
on ISDS. However, she understands that New Zealand has since supported its inclusion.‘Contrary to what Trade Minister David Parker claims, Labour capitulated in the revised Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement by accepting special rules that... Read more
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NZCity
Core TPP principles finally agreedwith a handful of other countries, but won't detail who they are until an agree
NZCity / Posted 29 days ago
with a handful of other countries, but won't detail who they are until an agreement has been ratified. Trade Minister David Parker said New Zealand had also had wins in suspending patent extensions in relation to Pharmac, something the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Q+A: David Parker interviewed by Corin DannSunday, 12 November 2017, 11:55 amPress Release: TVNZ TPP deal still alive - N
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 29 days ago
Sunday, 12 November 2017, 11:55 amPress Release: TVNZ TPP deal still alive - NZ Trade Minister David ParkerThe TPP negotiations taking place in Vietnam appear to have overcome several stumbling blocks and... Read more
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29d
Scoop.co.nz
Revised Trans-Pacific Partnership a better deal for NZNew Zealand Government Revised Trans-Pacific Partnership a better deal for New
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 29 days ago
New Zealand Government Revised Trans-Pacific Partnership a better deal for New ZealandMinister for Trade and Export Growth David Parker has welcomed the 11-member Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP)... Read more
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29d
Scoop.co.nz
Labour’s TPPA-11 spin omits inconvenient detailswe need to see it so we can evaluate the government’s claims. I am inherently s
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 29 days ago
we need to see it so we can evaluate the government’s claims. I am inherently suspicious given the spin that trade minister David Parker has put on other provisions’, she said.‘For example, the minister claims that investors with government... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Govt defends modest gains as TPP limps back to lifewill happen, it would have to negotiate for return of the suspended clauses, sa
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 29 days ago
will happen, it would have to negotiate for return of the suspended clauses, said Ardern.In a statement, Trade Minister David Parker said the government had protected the five things Labour had campaigned on as requirements before supporting... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Jacinda Ardern says re-branded TPP 'not a perfect agreement but it is a damn sight better than what we had'with a handful of other countries, but won't detail who they are until an agree
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 29 days ago
with a handful of other countries, but won't detail who they are until an agreement has been ratified. Trade Minister David Parker says New Zealand has also had wins in suspending patent extensions in relation to Pharmac, something the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews David ParkerSunday, 12 November 2017, 1:11 amPress Release: The Nation On Headlines:Trade
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 30 days ago
Sunday, 12 November 2017, 1:11 amPress Release: The Nation On Headlines:Trade Minister David Parker says the TPP definitely won’t be signed at the current APEC... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Turnbull marks Remembrance Day in Vietnamnot to be complacent about the peace they gifted us.' New Zealand Deputy Prime
Sky News Australia / Posted 30 days ago
not to be complacent about the peace they gifted us.' New Zealand Deputy Prime Minister Winston Peters and Trade Minister David Parker joined their leader for the service. Ms Ardern said Australia's and New Zealand's bonds were solidified during... Read more
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NZCity
Ardern marks Remembrance Day in Vietnamhe said. "Anzacs created an unbreakable bond between us and created a legend.
NZCity / Posted 30 days ago
he said. "Anzacs created an unbreakable bond between us and created a legend. We hold them dear in our hearts and minds." Deputy Prime Minister Winston Peters and Trade Minister David Parker also joined in the service, laying their own... Read more
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News.com.au
Trade deal salvaged after Trudeau no-showhard to get the deal over the line were furious with Mr Trudeau's no-show on Fr
News.com.au / Posted 30 days ago
hard to get the deal over the line were furious with Mr Trudeau's no-show on Friday evening. New Zealand Trade Minister David Parker said the nation's had returned to a position where the text of the deal was "stabilised". "In that sense there... Read more
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Perth Now
Turnbull and Ardern mark Remembrance Daynot to be complacent about the peace they gifted us." New Zealand Deputy Prime
Perth Now / Posted 30 days ago
not to be complacent about the peace they gifted us." New Zealand Deputy Prime Minister Winston Peters and Trade Minister David Parker joined their leader for the service. Ms Ardern said Australia's and New Zealand's bonds were solidified during... Read more
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