New Ambassador to Chile announced

Press Release – New Zealand Government New Ambassador to Chile announced Foreign Minister Murray McCully today announced diplomat Jacqui Caine as New Zealands next Ambassador to Chile. Chile is New Zealand’s longest standing friend in Latin America and there is growing commercial …

PM Post-Cabinet Press Conference – 17 November 2014

Article – The Scoop Team The Prime Minister met with reporters today to discuss: The governmental, independent and other departmental inquiries into the Philip Smith incident Roger Suttons resignation as Chief Executive of CERA owing to sexual harassment The APEC East …

Korea Free Trade Agreement better than nothing

Press Release – Federated Farmers New Zealands recently signed Free Trade Agreement with Korea is a positive step in freeing up our trade relations and represents an absolute bottom line for the quality of outcomes for further agreements.

The Dirtiest Deal You’ve Never Heard Of: #TPPANoWay

Press Release – ActionStation The TPPA could cost us our privacy rights, access to affordable medicine and the safety of our food. Without mainstream media attention, clever international campaigning and a strong public outcry, politicians will only hear the concerns of multinational …

Gordon Campbell on our IS counter measures and the TPP

Column – Gordon Campbell There are two dimensions to the security measures announced yesterday: (a) the deployment of New Zealand forces in training roles inside Iraq, and (b) the expansion of SIS powers to monitor and intercept any budding jihadis here at home.