Wellington, April 21 NZPA - Army, navy and air force bases may be sold to the private sector and leased back -- it will be one of the options considered by several reviews into the New Zealand Defence Force.
Wellington, April 2 NZPA - Former prime minister Helen Clark's parliamentary colleagues yesterday put aside politics to recognise her achievement in being appointed to the United Nations' third highest post -- bar one.
Wellington, March 17 NZPA - There is no target to cut government spending by up to 10 percent and if there was the upcoming budget would be a "miserable failure" in delivering that, Finance Minister Bill English said today.
Wellington, March 17 NZPA - The recession could put pressure on independent schools who rely on fee-paying students and must compete with "a taxpayer-funded free service", ACT's associate education minister Heather Roy says.
Wellington, March 14 NZPA - Prime Minister John Key paid tribute to the "constructive and effective" relationships his party has with its three support partners when he addressed the ACT conference today.
Wellington, March 9 NZPA - Consumer Affairs Minister Heather Roy says Fraud Awareness Week was a big success with record hits on her Scamwatch website.
Ms Roy launched the week last Monday to increase awareness of fraud and identity theft.