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Average Worker Hit With $200 Acc Levy Increases

By Maggie Tait of NZPA

ACC Levies Go Up

ACC Levies Go Up
Wellington, Dec 10 NZPA - ACC levies for workers, employers, and motorists are going up next year, ACC Minister Nick Smith announced today. An employee on an average income of $49,500 a year will see an increase of about $150.

ACC Proposals An Attack On Elderly -- Hearing Advocate

Wellington, Dec 10 NZPA - Government proposals to slash ACC payments for hearing loss are an attack on the elderly, an advocate for the deaf says.

NZ Politicians Off To Copenhagen Climate Conference

NZ Politicians Off To Copenhagen Climate Conference
Wellington, Dec 8 NZPA - Politicians from Labour and the Greens will be joining Prime Minister John Key and his ministers in attending the United Nations climate change conference in Copenhagen.

Possible High Level Agreement At Copenhagen, Key Says

Possible High Level Agreement At Copenhagen, Key Says
Wellington, Dec 7 NZPA - World leaders might reach a "high level agreement" at the Copenhagen climate-change conference, Prime Minister John Key said today. "I think you are seeing some political momentum building and that's positive," he said at his post-cabinet press conference.

Lockwood Comes Up Roses In Newsletter Roll Call

Lockwood Comes Up Roses In Newsletter Roll Call
Wellington, Dec 7 NZPA - Good sense and commitment have seen Speaker Lockwood Smith push Prime Minister John Key off the throne for 2009's top parliamentary performer, political newsletter trans Tasman says.

Key Says He Hopes Copenhagen Will Make A Difference

Key Says He Hopes Copenhagen Will Make A Difference
Wellington, Dec 3 NZPA - Prime Minister John Key says he did a U-turn about going to the climate change conference in Copenhagen because he believes gathering political momentum could mean the presence of leaders could make a difference to the outcome.

Prime Minister Confirms Plans To Go To Copenhagen

Prime Minister Confirms Plans To Go To Copenhagen
Wellington, Dec 3 NZPA - Prime Minister John Key says he will attend the UN climate change conference in Copenhagen later this month.

Valuable For PM To Go To Copenhagen - Mike Moore

Valuable For PM To Go To Copenhagen - Mike Moore
Wellington, Dec 2 NZPA - Prime Minister John Key is expected to announce today that he will attend the UN climate change conference in Copenhagen later this month -- a move which will grant New Zealand access to higher level talks, former head of the World Trade Organisation Mike Moore says.

Key Expected To Attend Copenhagen Conference

Key Expected To Attend Copenhagen Conference
Wellington, Dec 2 NZPA - Prime Minister John Key is expected to confirm within the next 24 hours that he will attend the UN climate change conference in Copenhagen later this month.

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