Media Release from Lyttelton Port of Christchurch
Media Release from Lyttelton Port of
Lyttelton Port of Christchurch wishes to
advise that the port has sustained further damage from
today’s series of aftershocks in Christchurch.
first priority was for the safety of all staff and we can
advise that fortunately, there were no injuries sustained at
The port is now completing a full engineering
assessment over the next 12 hours. Receival and delivery of
containers will commence 0700 Tuesday 14 June.
update you once we have a clearer picture by close of
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Parliament Today: State Opening Of Parliament
The House sits at 10.30am today before MPs are summoned to hear the Speech from the Throne in the Legislative Council Chamber.
The speech delivered by the Governor-General on the Government’s behalf outlines its priorities for this Parliament.
After this MPs will return to the House for the presentation of petitions and papers and the introduction of any bills.
The Government has five notices of motion on the Order Paper which can be debated. These relate to relating to the appointment of the Deputy Speaker, Assistant Speakers, the reinstatement of business in a carryover motion and one on “Entities to be deemed public organisations”. More>>