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Updated weights for Trade-Weighted Index 9 December
$300,000 fine after worker crushed
Fatal crash, Manawatū
Four arrested as Police target drug dealing in Far North
NZ police target methamphetamine supply in Invercargill
Green Party celebrates gender self-ID legislation becoming law
Smokefree Action Plan welcomed by Greens
Self-identification new milestone in New Zealand’s history
NZ chairs meeting of five Attorneys-General
Stronger screen sector focal point of review
Fixing customer service tops telco consumer wishlist
Business fined for failing to protect workers from methyl bromide exposure
Research could inform future cannabis legalisation policies
Fair pay agreements are just that; fair
Testing requirements for asymptomatic unvaccinated travellers
Revolutionary partnership tackles digital skills demand
Combined Space Operations Initiative principals board meeting
University of Canterbury timber wall innovation leap forward for safety, construction and environment
More than 4 million My Vaccine Passes issued; 103 community cases; 70 people in hospital, 5 in ICU
NZ police to increase night-time presence in Auckland City in lead up to Xmas
Cyber skills boost for high school students
Percussionist scores in arts funding round
Two-year follow up shows delaying umbilical cord clamping saves babies’ lives
ASQA Update 9 December
NZ police acknowledge sentencing after shooting of Hamilton officer
Global dairy markets “teetering on edge”
CTU back Fair Pay Agreements to set minimum standards for pay and conditions
FMA files civil proceedings against Kiwibank for false or misleading representations over fee waivers
Kiwis took advantage of COVID freedoms last New Year to party hard
Filled job numbers go from strength to strength
Construction and retailers curbed by Covid
Historic step towards smokefree future
14 people charged today, 24 in total, following months-long investigation into drug smuggling
NZ police release findings from independent expert review of Facial Recognition Technology
New classrooms for 23 more schools across three regions
ASIC sues ANZ for misleading customers and failing to provide promised benefits – final Royal Commission investigation
Use of Police dog in arrest of youths in Gisborne justified
Progress for victims’ rights
Which regions could be at Green?
Phase out PKE as part of climate plan
Arrests made over Hamilton firearms incident
Defence Priorities and Principles released
NZ police seek sightings of blue Ford
Manslaughter charges laid over Washdyke crash
Operation Lake Alice concluded – criminal charges filed
Pay freeze turns into pay frenzy
14 people charged today, 24 in total, after months-long investigation into drug smuggling
National location data to haul freight industry into new era