Book Reviews | Gordon Campbell | News Flashes | Scoop Features | Scoop Video | Strange & Bizarre | Search


Ministerial Media Diaries – 21 August

Ministerial Media Diaries – 21 August

This week’s Ministerial diaries received so far: Jim Sutton, Phillida Bunkle, Mark Gosche, Trevor Mallard, Pete Hodgson, Michael Cullen…

Hon Jim Sutton

Week ending Sunday August 27, 2000

Acting Foreign Minister all week

Thursday August 24 - speech to Grape Growers

- 8pm - speech to Australia-New Zealand
Business Council,

Hon. Phillida Bunkle

Media Diary week ending Sunday, 27 August 2000

Friday 25 August

2000 Environment and Conservation Organisations of NZ (ECO) Conference
"Navigating the political environment in an open society"

Saturday 26 August

Opening Address to Textile Institute Annual Conference
"Small Business Opportunities".

Hon. Mark Gosche

Media Diary 21 August – 26 August 2000

Monday, 21 August 2000

Maungakiekie Community Meeting

Wednesday, 23 August 2000

Address Board of Airline Representatives New Zealand Inc.

Thursday, 24 August 2000

Meet with Auckland-based Pacific radio and television media

Friday, 25 August 2000

11am - 11:30 am Weekly Radio 531PI talkback session

Attend a Zone 5 and 6 [South Island] meeting of Local Government New Zealand and address those attending (closed meeting)

Friday, 25 August 2000 (cont.)

Dunedin Pacific Post Budget Pacific Community Fono

Saturday, 26 August 2000

Invitation to launch the Computers in Homes in Panmure

Hon. Trevor Mallard

Media Diary – 21-27 August 2000

Wednesday 23 August – Palmerston North

Speech to Early Childhood Professional Development Open Forum
Speechnotes will be available

Thursday 24 August – Palmerston North

Joint ICANZ/Vision Manawatu Business Breakfast Meeting

Attend the New Zealand Secondary Schoolgirls 'Federation Cup' Hockey Tournament and the Lower North Island Secondary School Netball Tournament.

Friday 25 August - Wellington

Open Waiwhetu School new library

Open Newlands School new administration area

Sunday 27 August – Wellington

Open new Seahorse Deck at East Harbour Kindergarten

Hon. Pete Hodgson

Diary to 27 August 2000

Wednesday, 23 August
Speak at Capital Business Show, Wellington, on "Transforming the NZ Economy". Speech notes will be distributed.

Present Science Medals for Royal Society of New Zealand, Beehive Banquet Hall.

Friday, 25 August
Launch Window Efficiency Rating Scheme at Windows Association

Sunday, 27 August
Attend reception for NZ Universities Debating Championships,

Michael Cullen

Diary - August 21 to 27

Address to Public Sector Finance 4th Annual Forum, Wellington.

Short address on the Role of a Cabinet Minister to a function of the New Zealand Business and Parliament Trust,

Address on 'The Policy Programme from Here,' Business to Business Show, , Westpac Trust Stadium, Wellington.

Official luncheon for HE Mr Tadao Chino, President ADB,

Opening Address to the New Zealand Businesses for Social Responsibility 2000 Conference,

© Scoop Media

Top Scoops Headlines


Werewolf: Living With Rio’s Olympic Ruins

Mariana Cavalcanti Critics of the Olympic project can point a discernible pattern in the delivery of Olympics-related urban interventions: the belated but rushed inaugurations of faulty and/or unfinished infrastructures... More>>

Live Blog On Now: Open Source//Open Society Conference

The second annual Open Source Open Society Conference is a 2 day event taking place on 22-23 August 2016 at Michael Fowler Centre in Wellington… Scoop is hosting a live blog summarising the key points of this exciting conference. More>>



Gordon Campbell: On The Politicising Of The War On Drugs In Sport

It hasn’t been much fun at all to see how “war on drugs in sport” has become a proxy version of the Cold War, fixated on Russia. This weekend’s banning of the Russian long jumper Darya Klishina took that fixation to fresh extremes. More>>


Binoy Kampmark: Kevin Rudd’s Failed UN Secretary General Bid

Few sights are sadder in international diplomacy than seeing an aging figure desperate for honours. In a desperate effort to net them, he scurries around, cultivating, prodding, wishing to be noted. Finally, such an honour is netted, in all likelihood just to shut that overly keen individual up. More>>

Open Source / Open Society: The Scoop Foundation - An Open Model For NZ Media

Access to accurate, relevant and timely information is a crucial aspect of an open and transparent society. However, in our digital society information is in a state of flux with every aspect of its creation, delivery and consumption undergoing profound redefinition... More>>

Keeping Out The Vote: Gordon Campbell On The US Elections

I’ll focus here on just two ways that dis-enfranchisement is currently occurring in the US: (a) by the rigging of the boundary lines for voter districts and (b) by demanding elaborate photo IDs before people are allowed to cast their vote. More>>

Ramzy Baroud: Being Black Palestinian - Solidarity As A Welcome Pathology

It should come as no surprise that the loudest international solidarity that accompanied the continued spate of the killing of Black Americans comes from Palestine; that books have already been written and published by Palestinians about the plight of their Black brethren. In fact, that solidarity is mutual. More>>


Get More From Scoop

Top Scoops
Search Scoop  
Powered by Vodafone
NZ independent news