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NZ financial markets enter new era

Comments Off | 04-2-2014

Commerce Minister Craig Foss is welcoming a new era for New Zealand’s financial markets as the Financial Markets Conduct Act comes into force today.
The once-in-a-generation reforms make up an integral part of the Government’s Business Growth Agenda to restore confidence in our financial markets.
“Over the past five years, the government has comprehensively reviewed and reformed [...]

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New conservation fund announced

Comments Off | 03-31-2014

A Community Conservation Partnership Fund to support the work of voluntary organisations undertaking natural heritage and recreation projects was launched today by Conservation Minister Dr Nick Smith at the opening of the new Hoddy Estuary Park in Nelson.
“Thousands of New Zealanders contribute to conservation by building tracks, controlling pests, planting trees, and restoring native wildlife. [...]

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Funding boost for social housing in Christchurch

Comments Off | 03-30-2014

Five community housing providers are to receive $14 million from the Government and the Canterbury Community Trust (TCCT) to build 75 units in Christchurch, Housing Minister Dr Nick Smith and TCCT trustee Sue McKenzie announced today.
“Housing is one of the most difficult challenges Canterbury faces in the wake of the earthquakes, with the loss of [...]

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