The Prime Minister of New Zealand Jacinda Ardern and the Prime Minister of the Cook
Islands Henry Puna have welcomed the completion of phase one in the establishment
of a travel bubble between New Zealand and the Cook Island.
E ngā mana e ngā reo Ngāti whātua ngā mana whenua o Tāmaki Makaurau, e tika
te kōrero Ehara taku toa he toa (taki tahi) he toa (taki tini) No rēira tātou
e huihui mai nei, ka ‘Hoake tonu tātou’ Thank you for that welcome. And thank ...
A quick quiz for the weekend. Which political party currently represented in Parliament
issued a press release yesterday that contained these stirring passages: “[We have]
long supported a free trade and free movement area between Canada, Australia, New ...
Thank you, members. I intend to run through a few statistics to get them on the
record and make a few thanks and comments, and I will start off with the sitting
days, 245 during this Parliament; 255 calendar days. We have had a total of 1,522 ...
Landmark legislation passed today puts New Zealand on track to saving thousands
of lives and having a smokefree generation sooner rather than later, Associate Health
Minister, Jenny Salesa says. The Smokefree Environments and Regulated Products (Vaping) ...
New Zealanders’ overall trust in the Ministry of Health and Government to manage
the COVID-19 pandemic is at 82%, down from 91% during April. Overall distrust that
the Ministry and Government will manage it in ways which best protect themselves ...
National’s 2020 Party List is a strong mix of experience coming up through our
Caucus, and new and exciting talent joining our team from communities across New
Zealand, Party President Peter Goodfellow says. “The National Party is incredibly ...
As New Zealand gets ready to head to the ballot box this September, 1 NEWS is bringing
voters comprehensive coverage and analysis of this year’s General Election. TVNZ’s
coverage will draw on the depth of experience held across the 1 NEWS team, says Graeme ...
64% of New Zealanders feel the economic position of their households is the same
or better than a year ago – and 30% think it is worse or much worse, while 298,000
think they will lose their jobs in the next 12 months. Households’ perceptions ...
Deputy State Services Commissioner Helene Quilter has today announced the findings
of an investigation into a breach of privacy regarding sensitive personal information.
The investigation looked into who or what caused the disclosure of the information, ...
The New Zealand Government has suspended its extradition treaty with Hong Kong and
made a number of other changes in light of China’s decision to pass a national
security law for Hong Kong, Foreign Affairs Minister Winston Peters says.
“New Zealand must stand up for freedom and democracy and build stronger relationships
with countries and people who share our values,” according to ACT Leader David
Seymour. Mr Seymour is taking part in the New Zealand Institute of International ...
Recently released unemployment figures show that New Zealand is living on a form
of economic morphine, that is insulating us against the full force of the economic
crisis that’s hitting the global economy, National Party Leader Judith Collins ...
I move, That the House do now adjourn until 2 p.m. on Tuesday, 18 August 2020 .
Kia orana and kia ora koutou katoa. It is a privilege to be able to speak in this
adjournment debate and to mark and acknowledge the fact that we are now two years ...