Otago Daily Times: Political News

Eleven candidates to contest Northland by-election

Eleven candidates to contest Northland by-election

Eleven candidates will contest the Northland byelection, including a breakaway party of former National Party supporters set up by farmers and businesspeople campaigning on a platform of "old-fashioned values".

Curran: what about CEOs?

Curran: what about CEOs?

The MP pay rise backtracking is a start, but chief executive pay should also be in the Government's sights, Dunedin South Labour MP Clare Curran says.

MPs' pay move 'best option'

MPs' pay move 'best option'

Prime Minister John Key's move yesterday to cancel the latest MP pay increase and rein in future rises won the support of the Green Party but no comments from Labour.

Labour MP receives $99k

Labour MP receives $99k

New Labour MP Stuart Nash was bankrolled to the tune of $4000 a month by political backers for more than a year leading up to last year's general election.

Air strikes make sense, Little tells Aussie PM

Air strikes make sense, Little tells Aussie PM

Labour leader Andrew Little told Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott in their private meeting that Australia's air strikes against Isis in Iraq make sense because the Iraqis were saying air strikes were making a difference.

Govt urged to progress tobacco Bill

Govt urged to progress tobacco Bill

The Government is being lobbied to bring the tobacco plain packaging Bill back for a final vote by MPs, after the policy was found to work ''almost like a vaccine against tobacco'' in Australia.

ODT/directory - Local Businesses

CompanyLocationBusiness Type
Easy Mind Homebased Child CareDunedinChildcare & Kindergartens
ATL LimitedAlexandraTransport & Haulage
Limehills SchoolSchools
Hertz New ZealandDunedinVehicle Rentals
Syndicate content