Dunedin South chooses Voight

Press Release – Democrats for Social Credit Health practitioner Warren Voight has been selected as the Dunedin South electorate candidate for Democrats for Social Credit. As a candidate in this years General Election, I am excited to be representing Democrats for Social Credit and celebrating …

One more time, PM: Parliament does not get to ratify TPPA

Press Release – Professor Jane Kelsey How many times do the Prime Minister and other members of the government have to be hauled up for misrepresenting the role of Parliament in making treaties, especially the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement, asked Professor Jane Kelsey from the …

Guy: NZ productivity for the Colombian agricultural sector

Speech – New Zealand Government Distinguished guests, ladies and gentlemen. It is my great pleasure to be back in Colombia. In March last year I accompanied our Prime Minister John Key to your country where we had a very successful visit. Our Prime Minister and your President Santos …

NZ actors to rally against secretive TPPA

Press Release – Equity New Zealand Equity New Zealand will join unions, community organisations, academics, creatives and students in co-sponsoring the national Day of Action to stop the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement thisSaturday, 29 March.

Out of the TPPA frying pan, into the EU-FTA fire?

Press Release – Professor Jane Kelsey The National government is striking a brick wall in getting major concessions on dairy from the US and Japan in the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA). It will have an equal or greater battle in its plans for a free trade agreement with …

Official Opening of the Chilean Field Days

Speech – New Zealand Government Good morning. It is great to be back in Chile. This is my third trip to Latin America in just over a year, and my second trip to Chile and to this beautiful region. The last time I was here I accompanied our Prime Minister as part of a broader…

New Alignment for NZ US Council And NZIBF

Press Release – Joint Media Statement The New Zealand United States Council and New Zealand International Business Forum (NZIBF) have moved to strengthen their cooperation to maximise their impact.

Grey Power Concerned At Secret TPPA Deals’ Impact on Elderly

Press Release – Grey Power New Zealand The Government seems hell-bent on committing NZ to the TPPA prior to the next election while refusing to release any details to the NZ public. Grey Power has real concerns about the impact of this agreement on several areas of NZ life: Huge increases in …