First Taskforce Meeting on Housing in Auckland

Supplied Content Auckland, Monday, February 20, 2017 Auckland Mayor Phil Goff today convened the first meeting of the Auckland Mayoral Taskforce on Auckland Housing Supply. The Taskforce comprises Auckland Council, central government officials and the private sector. The objectives of the Mayoral Taskforce are to 1. Identify barriers and constraints to building more homes in Auckland at a pace and…

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Official meddling tilts media balance

Dr Biman Prasad Suva, Fiji, Sunday, February 19, 2017 Restrictions placed on a Fiji Television journalist from covering political stories and running government news without balance from Opposition party figures falsely implicated by the government in its propaganda is a clear sign of collusion with Chief Executive of Fijian Holdings Limited, the majority shareholder of Fiji TV. The National Federation…

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Meeting with top UN official

Auckland, February 17, 2017 Race Relations Commissioner Dame Susan Devoy hosted a dinner on Friday, February 17, 2017 in honour of Anastasia Crickley, Chairperson of the UN Committee of the Elimination of Racial Discrimination at the India Gate Restaurant in Epsom, Auckland. The picture here shows seated (from left) Margaret Kawharu, Anastasia Crickley, Susan Devoy and Mehpara Khan (who was…

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