Mayoral media statement on EY report costs
Mayoral media statement on EY report
Mayor Len Brown says:
"I have agreed to
make this payment out of respect to my fellow Councillors
and to acknowledge the upset this issue has caused. I
continue to be totally focussed on the issues that matter to
"I do not intend to make any further comment
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Last Sitting Day Of Parliament: Slave Ships Bill To Pass
The House resumed at 9am and MPs agreed to add the third reading of the Fisheries (Foreign Charter Vessels and Other Matters) Amendment Bill to this morning’s business.
The bill requires all foreign owned fishing vessels to fly under a New Zealand flag from May 2016 and obey all New Zealand laws. This includes labour laws...
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