News

Tue 11 Apr 2017

The Resource Legislation Amendment Bill has passed its third reading, signalling the largest shake up of the Resource Management Act since its inception in 1991.

Tue 11 Apr 2017

New Zealand is growing strongly – stronger than most countries.

Under the National-led Government we have got back on our feet after the Global Financial Crisis, got people into jobs, got back to surplus, and dealt with natural disasters.

Fri 31 Mar 2017

New Zealand is fundamentally a trading nation and our broad international trade ties are part of the reason why New Zealand is doing so well today.

Wed 22 Mar 2017

New Zealand has an unacceptably high rate of family violence. Police respond to over 110,000 family violence incidents a year, and nearly half of homicides are family violence-related.

Family violence is undeniably one of New Zealand’s most difficult social issues. And there’s no quick fix.

Thu 9 Mar 2017

The Government has announced the implementation of a new nationwide cell broadcasting alert system, which is on track to be up and running by the end of the year.

Thu 9 Mar 2017

Chester Borrows, National MP for Whanganui is delighted to hear that TeenAg, an agricultural youth programme run by New Zealand Young Farmers, will receive $146,000 of support under a new partnership.