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Auckland Could Have Hosted Games, Bid Backers Say

Auckland Could Have Hosted Games, Bid Backers Say
Wellington, March 17 NZPA - The New Zealand Olympic Committee and Waitakere Mayor Bob Harvey believe Auckland could have won the right to host the 2018 Commonwealth Games if the Government hadn't sunk the bid by refusing to fund it.

Call For Public Holiday For Matariki

Call For Public Holiday For Matariki
Wellington, June 23 NZPA - Waitakere Mayor Bob Harvey is calling for a new public holiday in July. He wants it to mark Matariki, or Maori New Year, celebrations.

Agency Urged Not To Override Democratic Council Decisions

Agency Urged Not To Override Democratic Council Decisions
Auckland, May 22 NZPA - Local Government New Zealand says the newly-appointed Auckland transition agency must ensure it doesn't override decisions from democratically-elected councils.

Key Says Widespread Support Over Supercity Debate On The Detail

Key Says Widespread Support Over Supercity Debate On The Detail
Wellington, April 27 NZPA - There is widespread consensus on the major issues concerning Auckland into a single united council, but debate still to be had around the detail, Prime Minister John Key said today.

Hide Says Asset Sales Will Be Up To New Super Council

Hide Says Asset Sales Will Be Up To New Super Council
Wellington, April 26 NZPA - Local Government Minister Rodney Hide says it will be up to the future Auckland super city council whether or not it sells off assets, despite his personal preference to do so.

Paula Bennett Brave, Says PM

Paula Bennett Brave, Says PM
Wellington, Jan 20 NZPA - Cabinet Minister Paula Bennett was brave to physically break up a brawl but not everyone should try it, Prime Minister John Key said today.

Minister Wades In To Break Up Teen Fight

Minister Wades In To Break Up Teen Fight
Wellington, Jan 20 NZPA - Social Development Minister Paula Bennett "went into mum mode" and physically broke up a fight when she waded into a maul of about 30 young people outside a shopping mall on Saturday.

Manufacturer Identified In Sub-Standard Timber Investigation

Manufacturer Identified In Sub-Standard Timber Investigation
Wellington, Dec 19 NZPA - The Commerce Commission has been given a report which identifies a manufacturer involved in the inquiry into sub-standard building trusses and frames, Building and Construction Minister Maurice Williamson said today.

Manufacturer Identified In Sub-Standard Timber Investigation

Manufacturer Identified In Sub-Standard Timber Investigation
Wellington, Dec 19 NZPA - The Commerce Commission will investigate a manufacturer identified by the inquiry into sub-standard building trusses and frames, Building and Construction Minister Maurice Williamson said today.

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