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Tauranga is among the regional centres selected for the government's TPPA roadshows planned for the coming months. Trade Minister Todd McClay announced the road show circuit yesterday, saying they're for interested members of the public and...

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Cyclists across the city found their morning commute interrupted today with offers of drinks fruit and food as part of the government's Go by Bike day. Making urban cycling a safer and more attractive transport choice is a core priority, says Transport...

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Bay of Plenty MP Todd Muller welcomes the formal signing of the TPP in Auckland, heralding it as a milestone for the country and a lightning rod of opportunity for local Bay businesses. “Our city has been built on the belief that our success depends...

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Carloads of Tauranga people are driving to Auckland this morning to protest at the signing of the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement at the Sky City Casino. From the TPPA Action Tauranga, they will be joining what one of the organisers expects will be...

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“It was so totally undignified what she was enduring. She wanted it to end.” The tears well as Avice Jacobson shares the wretched ordeal of an aged aunt – 99-years-old, suffering terminal cervical cancer, bed-ridden and according to...

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More people in the Bay of Plenty are moving off benefits and heading into the workforce, says local MP's Simon Bridges and Todd Muller. According to figures provided by the Tauranga and Bay of Plenty MP's, 788 fewer people in the region are...

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The Auckland Harbour Bridge is one of 250 sites around the country that will display the current flag choices. Ministers Bill English and Simon Bridges have announced that the proposed alternative Silver Fern (Black, White and Blue) flag will fly alongside...

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A combination of soft markets, mining companies' lack of environmental knowledge and local opposition will stop a seabed exploration application from going ahead, says Green Party MP Catherine Delahunty. Commenting on Pacific Offshore Mining's...

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News a Chinese billionaire is lining up to buy Tauranga's state houses off the government is being opposed by the State Housing Action Group. “New Zealand needs more state housing, not less,” says SHAN spokesman John Minto. The government...

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New Zealand has led an international call for action to eliminate harmful fishing subsidies.  Trade Minister Todd McClay, along with a number of colleagues from around the world, released a statement at the World Trade Organisation (WTO) Ministerial...

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