Northland is not included in the potential tsunami threat
Media Release from Northland Civil Defence Group
not included in the potential tsunami
threat to New Zealand issued by the Ministry of Civil
Defence and Emergency Management.
Defence Group controller Graeme MacDonald said the
Ministry of Civil Defence & Emergency Management (MCDEM) has
issued a Tsunami Potential Threat advisory for EAST
CAPE, GISBORNE, AUCKLAND EAST, NEW PLYMOUTH, WELLINGTON,
MILFORD SOUND, NAPIER, WESTPORT.
Threat advisory will remain in effect until:
• It is upgraded to a Tsunami Warning,
• A cancellation message is issued
People in coastal areas
• Listen to the radio/TV for
© Scoop Media
On The Latest TPP Leaks (And Our Shabby Treatment Of Asylum Seekers)
Even before this week’s leaks via Wikileaks about the current state of the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) talks, there were signs the deal was in trouble.
As Werewolf has been reporting for months, precious little progress was being made on this deal despite (a) all the money lavished on it, (b) the many, many rounds of ministerial meetings and (c) all the empty claims that “significant progress” was being made, which has been an amusing cliché for years now.
Then came the revelation in late August by the Chilean chief negotiator Alvaro Jana that only a quarter of the deal (i.e. all the easy administrative bits) had been completed, and that little or no progress had been made in the main TPP chapters still in contention. More>>