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Prince William to attend NZ commemorations

Prime Minister Bill English has welcomed the announcement that His Royal Highness The Duke of Cambridge will attend the New Zealand Battle of Passchendaele commemorations in Belgium this month.Prince William...


Republic of Korea Foundation Day

Good evening everyone. Ambassador Yeo, my Parliamentary colleague Melissa Lee, the Dean and members of the Diplomatic Corps, members of the Korean community and guests: It is a great...


UN International Day of Older Persons

Seniors Minister Maggie Barry has welcomed the United Nation’s International Day of Older Persons being marked around the world today. The theme of this year’s International Day is ‘Stepping...


Jet fuel allocations return to normal

A return to 100 per cent jet fuel allocations at Auckland Airport is a great start to the school holidays for airlines and their customers, Energy and Resource Minister...


ECan chairman David Bedford retires

Environment Minister Dr Nick Smith has today paid tribute to the service given by David Bedford as a commissioner, appointed councillor and chair of Environment Canterbury during the past...


Kiwis in Bali urged to register with SafeTravel

Foreign Minister Gerry Brownlee is encouraging all New Zealanders in, and travelling to Bali to register with Safe Travel. “Indonesia’s National Disaster Management Authority has raised the volcanic alert...


Reappointments to Valuers Registration Board

Land Information Minister Mark Mitchell has announced the reappointment of Phillip Curnow and Ken Taylor to the Valuers Registration Board for a further three-year term. The Board is the...


Update on Marsden Point fuel pipeline repair

A focus on co-operation and innovation has helped meet the challenge of the Marsden Point pipeline disruption, Energy and Resources Minister Judith Collins says.“While work continues behind the scenes, we...


Update on Marsden Point pipeline disruption

Auckland Airport operations are returning to business as usual as progress continues to be made restoring supply via the fuel pipeline, Energy and Resources Minister Judith Collins says.“The fuel industry...


Pacific scholarships open

Some of New Zealand’s most talented young Pacific scholars can now apply for prestigious scholarships Minister for Pacific Peoples Alfred Ngaro says.The 2018 Toloa Tertiary Scholarships are now open.“Eight of...