There’s still a Government somewhere

Jami-Lee Ross has dominated the news over the last couple of days and that looks set to continue. However there is a Government still. I have had to go looking for news about them.

The Honourable Dame Annette King will attend the 12th Asia Europe Meeting (ASEM) Leaders’ Summit as the Prime Minister’s Special Envoy in Brussels this week (18-19 October).

Small Business Minister Stuart Nash is encouraging the Australian and New Zealand public to provide feedback on a joint electronic invoicing (e-Invoicing) initiative that will save businesses time and money.

Foreign Affairs Minister Winston Peters today announced the appointment of diplomat Anthony Simpson as Ambassador to Italy.

Foreign Affairs Minister Winston Peters today announced the appointment of diplomat Matthew Hawkins as New Zealand’s next Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates.

The Film Industry Working Group has reported back today, providing recommendations on restoring collective bargaining rights to film production workers, says the Minister for Workplace Relations and Safety Iain Lees-Galloway.

Health Minister Dr David Clark has announced the third and final agreement in principle has been reached for new air ambulance services that will be safer, better and firmly focused on patients.

Conservation Minister Eugenie Sage today announced that the Department of Conservation (DOC) will close 21 tracks across kauri land to help prevent the spread of kauri dieback.

Racing Minister Winston Peters has announced the next steps to promote new investment in the horse bloodstock industry.

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  1. robertguyton

     /  18th October 2018

    Getting on with business while National self-immolates.

    • Corky

       /  18th October 2018

      National will ”fight the power” and eventually win, Robert.

      Take it away Flavor Flav.

  2. Blazer

     /  18th October 2018

    you know there’s nothing like a good tory…scandal!

    Labour handled this with aplomb…no gloating…just getting on with Govt.

  3. PartisanZ

     /  18th October 2018

    The Film Industry Working Group report might be interesting …?

    Required after National sold-out Kiwi workers … yet again … this time to appease an angry Warner Bros.

  4. Gezza

     /  18th October 2018

    Amy takes a shot at petrol taxes, gets a round of applause and loses her supplementaries.

  5. Gezza

     /  18th October 2018

    Paul Goldsmith outsmarted by Phil Twyford

  6. Gezza

     /  18th October 2018

    And I reckon Chris Hipkins wins that one in 3 & 1/2 minutes::

  7. Gezza

     /  18th October 2018

    Might call that one a draw:


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