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Thursday, 16 February 2012
2:07PM
Livestock tracing bill passes third reading A bill to deliver electronic national identification and tracing of livestock has passed its third and final reading in Parliament. 170 views

Thursday, 14 July 2011
3:02PM
New fund good news for young tech companies Economic Development Minister David Carter today launched a $30 million venture capital fund established by Wellington investment firm MOVAC, saying growth capital is essential to building export-focused, high productivity young companies. 165 views

Thursday, 2 June 2011
11:13AM
New Zealand and Australian seniors to share discounts Discounts for seniors are set to go trans-Tasman with Senior Citizens Minister John Carter announcing reciprocal arrangements for the SuperGold Card with Australian state and territorial governments. 161 views

Tuesday, 3 May 2011
8:18AM
Report focuses on economic benefits of ageing It is time to look at the economic benefits of ageing baby boomers rather than just the burdens, Senior Citizens Minister John Carter said today. 116 views

Monday, 2 May 2011
7:33AM
State of national emergency expires The state of national emergency in Christchurch city, declared in the aftermath of the 6.3-magnitude earthquake on 22 February, expired at 11.59pm last night, Civil Defence Minister John Carter said today. 284 views

Tuesday, 26 April 2011
8:31AM
State of national emergency extended further Civil Defence Minister John Carter has extended the state of national emergency until 30 April, in the aftermath of the 6.3-magnitude earthquake that struck Christchurch on 22 February. 138 views

Thursday, 24 March 2011
4:22PM
Christchurch business issues addressed Access to businesses in the cordoned red zone of Christchurch city is being addressed by the National Controller, Civil Defence Minister John Carter said today. 143 views

Tuesday, 15 March 2011
8:21AM
State of national emergency extended further Civil Defence Minister John Carter has today extended the state of national emergency for a further seven days in the aftermath of the 6.3-magnitude earthquake that struck Christchurch on 22 February. 179 views

Tuesday, 8 March 2011
7:49AM
State of national emergency extended Civil Defence Minister John Carter has today extended the state of national emergency for a further seven days in the aftermath of the 6.3-magnitude earthquake that struck Christchurch on 22 February. 181 views

Wednesday, 2 March 2011
6:20AM
State of national emergency extended Civil Defence Minister John Carter has today extended the state of national emergency for a further seven days in the aftermath of the 6.3-magnitude earthquake that struck Christchurch last Tuesday. 175 views

Thursday, 24 February 2011
7:25AM
Cash donations best way to help Cantabrians Cash donations are the best way to support people affected by the 6.3 magnitude earthquake that hit Canterbury yesterday, Civil Defence Minister John Carter says. 166 views

Friday, 22 October 2010
6:09PM
Minister to attend Asian regional civil defence conference in Korea Civil Defence Minister John Carter is attending the Asian Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction in Incheon, South Korea 25-28 October 2010. 206 views

Thursday, 30 September 2010
9:31PM
Celebrating International Day of Older People International Day of Older People on 1 October is a time to acknowledge the contributions older people make to communities throughout New Zealand, Senior Citizens Minister John Carter says. 117 views

Monday, 1 March 2010
8:25PM
Civil Defence warnings must be taken seriously New Zealanders who didn't heed the national tsunami warning issued yesterday in the wake of the Chilean earthquake, need to realise this was a serious event, Civil Defence Minister John Carter said today. 354 views

8:23PM
Call for Racing Board nominations Racing Minister John Carter has today invited nominations for appointment to the New Zealand Racing Board. 308 views

Tuesday, 15 December 2009
8:26AM
More racecourse projects to benefit from safety fund The Minister for Racing John Carter yesterday announced that 29 projects to enhance safety at New Zealand racecourses would receive grants totalling almost $525,000 from the Racing Safety Development Fund. 224 views

Monday, 23 November 2009
5:33PM
Minister breaks the silence on elder abuse Senior Citizens' Minister John Carter is taking the "It's Not OK" message on the road, travelling to Wairoa today to raise awareness of elder abuse and neglect. 189 views

Saturday, 31 October 2009
9:30AM
Reviews of Civil Defence tsunami response released Civil Defence Minister John Carter has released the reports of the internal and external reviews into the Ministry of Civil Defence's response to the 30 September 2009 tsunami alert. 282 views

Wednesday, 30 September 2009
4:12PM
Minister praises Kiwis' readiness for tsunami Civil Defence Minister John Carter has congratulated regional civil defence operations and coastal communities for their organisation and response to the tsunami warning issued for New Zealand this morning. 179 views

Friday, 11 September 2009
7:20AM
Older people need to be financially savvy too Senior Citizens Minister, John Carter, has today urged older people to take control of their finances and get budgeting advice if they need it. 161 views

Thursday, 20 August 2009
5:54PM
Traffic light system for disaster-damaged buildings Civil Defence Minister John Carter is urging local authorities to use new guidelines when assessing the damage to buildings in events such as earthquakes and explosions. 240 views

Tuesday, 11 August 2009
9:11AM
Better prepared children, schools and families The Minister of Civil Defence, John Carter, today launched a new, fully revised, schools’ resource to help children, schools and families be better prepared for disasters. 155 views

Friday, 7 August 2009
8:20AM
$140 million for science research: safer, better prepared New Zealand The Minister of Civil Defence, John Carter, said that $140 million of science funding announced today will help make New Zealand safer, and better prepared for natural hazards. 233 views

Friday, 3 July 2009
9:01AM
Agriculture Minister to visit EU and UK Agriculture Minister David Carter leaves for Brussels today for bilateral meetings with the European Commissioner for Agriculture Mariann Fischer Boel and European Commissioner for Trade Baroness Catherine Ashton. 215 views

Wednesday, 24 June 2009
5:23PM
Government commits $5 million for flood protection work in Whakatane District The Government will contribute $5 million to reduce flood risk in the Whakatane District. 465 views

5:18PM
Consensus grows as submissions close Holding public meetings across Auckland, listening to concerns and aspirations for the new united council and answering questions has been, for the most part, very enjoyable. 197 views

Monday, 22 June 2009
6:03PM
Mayors share vision for Auckland Associate Local Government Minister John Carter says he is pleased four of Auckland’s mayors have worked together on a detailed submission to the select committee on Auckland governance. 227 views



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