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Descendants of war refugees celebrate 75th anniversary

Wed, 1 Oct 2014 14:07:26 +1300 | NZ Chinese Association Auckland Inc.

TO GROW ROOTS WHERE THEY LAND "Celebrating the 75th Anniversary of Chinese War Refugees in NZ" 1 October 2014 Media release More >>

ANZ to host second Asian Migrant Expo

Wed, 1 Oct 2014 14:05:02 +1300 | ANZ Bank

A range of organisations and services to help Asian migrants settle in New Zealand will be together under one roof during the second ANZ Asian Migrant Expo on 11 October. More >>

Ebola unlikely in New Zealand, but we’re ready

Wed, 1 Oct 2014 13:36:19 +1300 | New Zealand Government

Associate Health Minister Jo Goodhew says New Zealand is well placed to detect and respond to Ebola if it were to reach the country. More >>

New recruits to boost border protection

Mon, 29 Sep 2014 17:27:52 +1300 | New Zealand Customs Service

Twenty six new recruits began an intensive nine-week training course in Auckland today that will see them graduate as Customs officers in time for the busy summer season.More >>

The Act Party and The National Party sign agreement

Mon, 29 Sep 2014 15:07:48 +1300 | Elizabeth Beattie

The Act Party and The National Party sign agreement By Elizabeth Beattie 29 September 2014More >>

Developer confirmed for refugee centre rebuild

Fri, 26 Sep 2014 11:20:16 +1200 | Immigration NZ

Immigration New Zealand (INZ) today signed a contract with Downer New Zealand Ltd to carry out the rebuild of the Mangere Refugee Resettlement Centre in South Auckland. More >>

Peace Week highlights plight of refugees

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 12:32:42 +1200 | Massey University

The annual Peace Week held at the Albany campus last week highlighted the plight of international and domestic refugees. More >>

Changing face of NZ should be reflected in newsrooms

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:23:07 +1200 | Race Relations Commissioner

With Fairfax Media’s Journalism Intern search closing on Sunday, Race Relations Commissioner Dame Susan Devoy is urging aspiring journalists from Maori, Pacific and ethnic communities to apply. The deadline was recently extended to 10pm, Sunday ...More >>

70th anniversary of New Zealand's first refugees

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:25:40 +1200 | Museum Of Wellington City and Sea

Museum of Wellington City & Sea stages a Celebration of Everything Polish this October to mark the 70th anniversary of the arrival of New Zealand’s first refugees in November 1944. The 733 Polish children and their 102 guardians came to Wellington ...More >>

NZ net migration at annual record in August on big inflow

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:55:24 +1200 | BusinessDesk

Sept. 19 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand’s annual net migration rose to a record in August, exceeding Treasury’s forecasts, and spurred by more migrant arrivals and the ongoing decline of Kiwis leaving for Australia. More >>

Greens pledge to clean up Govt

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:24:40 +1200 | Green Party

The Green Party is needed in Government to clean up politics after repeated abuses of power by National, the Green Party said today.More >>

New online medical system

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 11:56:54 +1200 | Immigration NZ

Immigration New Zealand (INZ) is seeking registrations of interest for a new onshore panel physician network to support an online immigration health processing system. More >>

Internet MANA Will Grant Special Residency to Edward Snowden

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:21:52 +1200 | Internet MANA

Internet MANA will put the case to the new government to welcome global surveillance whistle blower Edward Snowden, granting him safe passage and residency in New Zealand. More >>

Ten millionth traveller uses SmartGate

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:20:12 +1200 | New Zealand Customs Service

The 10 millionth traveller to pass through SmartGate, Customs’ automated passenger processing system, was greeted by Customs Manager Passenger Operations, Peter Lewis today at Auckland International Airport.More >>

Key knew tourism business being sold out by foreign owners

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:33:18 +1200 | New Zealand Labour Party

John Key was aware that a highly successful tourism business would be shut down because new foreign buyers were cutting its access rights to farmland, Labour MP Clayton Cosgrove says.More >>

Gordon Campbell: the Greenwald/Snowden revelations aftermath

Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:18:12 +1200 | Gordon Campbell

1 The email. This has to do with whether Key knowingly agreed to use our immigration rules as a tool to ensnare and ultimately extradite Kim Dotcom, and do so largely at the behest of Hollywood’s leading corporates and their best friend in the White ...More >>

1200 Performers. Two Free Concerts.

Tue, 16 Sep 2014 12:27:33 +1200 | Christchurch Civic Music Council

Christchurch Civic Music Council Inc. (CCMC) is proud to present two concerts at the Horncastle (formerly CBS) Arena; “ Celebrating Our Musical Diversity” , with the support of the Christchurch Migrant Centre, and “ Strum, Strike, and Blow” ...More >>

Protestors March, Call for an End to Domestic Violence

Mon, 15 Sep 2014 17:09:16 +1200 | Elizabeth Beattie

Hundreds of protesters marched down Lambton Quay to Parliament today calling for an end to domestic violence. Wearing white facemasks, waving banners and calling for “safety” for the women and children of New Zealand.More >>

John Key must release Warner Bros documents

Mon, 15 Sep 2014 17:02:02 +1200 | New Zealand Labour Party

John Key must release all minutes, notes, briefings and emails relating to his meetings with Warner Bros in New Zealand and in the United States, Labour Leader David Cunliffe says.More >>

Australian jobs fairs to recruit skilled Kiwis for NZ

Mon, 15 Sep 2014 10:15:15 +1200 | New Zealand National Party

A re-elected National Government will set up job fairs for New Zealand employers in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane, to recruit skilled Kiwis to contribute to New Zealand’s economic growth.More >>


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