iPredict Ltd 2014 Election Update #15

Column – iPredict iPredicts 7000 registered traders continue to believe Winston Peters NZ First party will hold the balance of power after the election and allow National to govern. There has been a small gain to Act and the Conservatives over the last week and a …

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 …

Daily Press Briefing: April 9, 2014

Press Release – US State Department The Secretary spoke this morning with Foreign Minister Lavrov. He also spoke with Prime Minister Yatsenyuk separately. When he spoke with Foreign Minister Lavrov, he reiterated our concerns his concerns about escalating tensions in the east.

iPredict 2014 Election Update: Monarchy & Key Look Strong

Press Release – iPredict The combined wisdom of the more than 7000 registered traders on New Zealands online prediction market, iPredict, believe there is a just an 8% probability a New Zealand citizen will be Head of State by 2020, this weeks market snapshot indicates. Charles, …

Japan FTA secret text means announcement lacks detail

Press Release – AFTINET The grand announcement about the Japan-Australia economic partnership agreement was made yesterday, but the text of the agreement remains secret. This enables a splash to be made about claimed benefits without public scrutiny of the downsides …

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 …

The Nation 29/3/14: Patrick Gower interviews Russel Norman

Press Release – The Nation The Greens could support a Labour-led government that voted for deep sea drilling and TPP trade deal; will depend on voters says Norman It all depends on the votes as they fall on the day. Im a democrat, so thats what Ive got to rely on. …

Lift the Black Out on Sneaky Treaty Negotiations

Press Release – New Zealand First Party New Zealand First is calling for an end to the black-out on terms and conditions being considered for the so-called trade deal – the Trans Pacific Partnership. The public must be allowed to debate every possible inclusion, says Leader Rt Hon …