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MIL-OSI New Zealand: MP welcomes final council go ahead on dam

By   /  November 30, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, DJF, Economy, English, Environment, Health, Investment, KB, MIL OSI, National Party, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Political Parties, Politics, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: MP welcomes final council go ahead on dam

Source: National Party Nelson MP Nick Smith is praising the Tasman District Council for its decision to proceed with the Waimea Community Dam, after a lengthy meeting today which saw a 9-5 vote in favour. “This is a hugely positive decision for the future of the Nelson and Tasman region. It means a cleaner and […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: West Coasters need a fair go, not a fob-off

By   /  November 30, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Commerce, CTF, DJF, English, Exploration, KB, MIL OSI, Mining, National Party, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Political Parties, Politics, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Wellington  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: West Coasters need a fair go, not a fob-off

Source: National Party Despite funding a new Garnet mine, the Government’s wider mining policy is still of significant concern for the people and economy of the West Coast, National’s Energy and Resources spokesperson Jonathan Young says. “The Prime Minister and the Regional Development Minister may have got their photo op this week by doling out […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Rollout of Labour’s GP promise shambolic

By   /  November 30, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, DJF, English, Health, KB, Labour, MIL OSI, National Party, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Political Parties, Politics, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Rollout of Labour’s GP promise shambolic

Source: National Party Hundreds of thousands of New Zealanders could end up being charged more for GP visits after the botched the rollout of Labour’s election policy to make GP visits cheaper, National’s Health spokesperson Michael Woodhouse says. “Labour’s GP policy has been a mess from the start. It was rushed out in response to […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: National supports 2nd reading of Medicinal Cannabis Bill

By   /  November 29, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, DJF, English, KB, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, National Party, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: National supports 2nd reading of Medicinal Cannabis Bill

Source: National Party National have supported the second reading of the Medicinal Cannabis Bill today with future support requiring the Government to accept a number of changes proposed by the National Party, National MP for Whangarei Dr Shane Reti says. “National voted in favour of this Bill today, outlining that National’s future support depends on […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Minister dismisses meningococcal deaths

By   /  November 29, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, DJF, English, Health, KB, MIL OSI, National Party, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Minister dismisses meningococcal deaths

Source: National Party The Health Minister has today dismissed the deaths from the current meningococcal outbreak and categorised the outbreak as a ‘slight rise’ in the disease, National’s associate Health spokesperson Dr Shane Reti says. “The Minister tried to dismiss the deaths from the current outbreak by saying ‘people have died of meningococcal disease… that […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Minister arrogantly ignores Reserve Bank estimates

By   /  November 29, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Business, Commerce, CTF, DJF, Economy, Employment, English, Investment, KB, MIL OSI, National Party, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Minister arrogantly ignores Reserve Bank estimates

Source: National Party Housing Minister Phil Twyford confirmed today he does not agree with the Reserve Bank’s forecast that KiwiBuild will only deliver between a quarter and a half of the number of houses he has promised, National’s Housing spokesperson Judith Collins says. “Earlier in the year Mr Twyford called officials at Treasury ‘kids… completely […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: PM finally admits Lees-Galloway got it wrong

By   /  November 29, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, DJF, English, European Union, Immigration, Justice, KB, law, Legal, MIL OSI, National Party, NATO, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Police, Political Parties, Politics, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: PM finally admits Lees-Galloway got it wrong

Source: National Party The Prime Minister has finally admitted what the whole country already knew: that the Minister of Immigration made a bad mistake in granting drug-dealing criminal Karel Sroubek New Zealand residency, National’s Immigration spokesperson Michael Woodhouse says. “In answers to questions in Parliament today, Winston Peters, answering on behalf of the Prime Minister, […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Govt departments not the place for party politics

By   /  November 29, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, DJF, Dunedin, English, KB, Labour, MIL OSI, National Party, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Govt departments not the place for party politics

Source: National Party The Minister for Social Development needs to make it clear to the Government that it can’t use its departments to try to gain votes, National’s Social Development spokesperson Louise Upston says. “Dunedin South MP Clare Curran took glossy Labour Party booklets to Ministry of Social Development sites in Dunedin and Mosgiel which […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Drivers won’t get speedy relief from fuel study

By   /  November 29, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Auckland, Business, Commerce, CTF, DJF, English, KB, MIL OSI, National Party, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Political Parties, Politics, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Drivers won’t get speedy relief from fuel study

Source: National Party Kiwis struggling with high petrol prices shouldn’t hold their breath for relief – the much-touted Commerce Commission study hasn’t even started and will take more than a year to complete, National’s Commerce and Consumer Affairs spokesperson Brett Hudson says. “The Commerce Commission today confirmed it is still waiting for the Government to […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Government continues to stall on mental health

By   /  November 28, 2018  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, DJF, English, Health, KB, MIL OSI, National Party, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Political Parties, Politics, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Government continues to stall on mental health

Source: National Party “After claiming that mental health services were in crisis under National, the Government has stripped funding set aside for the sector and wasted time waiting for its inquiry to report back. The Minister has also chosen not to release the report until the end of the year and is refusing to respond […]

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