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New Zealand’s contribution to Operation GALLANT PHOENIX extended

Minister of Defence Peeni Henare, and Minister of Police Poto Williams have confirmed New Zealand’s ongoing contribution to the Operation Gallant Phoenix intelligence mission in Jordan. Cabinet has extended the mandate for New Zealand’s multiagency deployment for two years until

Ministry of Social Development NZ News

Government gives households extra help to reduce their power bills

Nine community energy education initiatives to help struggling New Zealanders with their power bills are being given government funding through the new Support for Energy Education in Communities (SEEC) Programme.  “Last year we committed nearly $8 million over four years

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Local Government Minister deeply saddened by loss of great chief

He kura i tangihia, he maimai aroha E te tōtara haemata, te Tōtara whakahi o te wao nui a Tāne He tangata hautū, he haumi, te whakatere o ngā waka He toka tū moana, ākina ā tai, ākina ā hau,

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Customs launches Border Protect Campaign

Minister of Customs Meka Whaitiri officially launched Customs’ new outreach campaign, Border Protect, in Opua today. This campaign encourages members of the public to report potential suspicious activities to Customs and help protect New Zealand. Border Protect is an information

Auckland Council Councils

$20.5m investment to reduce waste going to landfill in Bay of Plenty

Thousands of households in the Tauranga City will get waste collection bins for recycling, garden waste, food scraps and rubbish following a $20.5 million Government investment in reducing waste in the region. Environment Minister said the $20.5m provided to the

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Final preparations to ensure Phase 1 of the vaccination rollout is ready

A dry run of the end-to-end process shows New Zealand’s COVID-19 vaccination programme is ready to roll from Saturday, when the first border workers will receive the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine, COVID-19 Response Minister Chris Hipkins says. “The trial run took place