Misinformation dampens concept of Water Tax

Thakur Ranjit Singh Disinformation and misinformation on Labour Party’s Water Policy shows why it is so urgent for New Zealand’s education system to strengthen its third ‘R’, Arithmetic in particular and Mathematics in general. It appears that many political leaders, journalists and media commentators are grossly misinformed, without the ability to differentiate between a litre (just one litre) and cubic…

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Governor General issues writ for General Election

Supplied Content  Governor-General Dame Patsy Reddy has given the go-ahead for this year’s General Election to be held, signing the writ directing the Electoral Commission to conduct the General Election on 23 September 2017. Constitutional step Chief Electoral Officer Alicia Wright said that the writ was handed over to the Board of the Electoral Commission at Government House in Wellington…

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NZPP will streamline Work Visas for students

And make the system easier, simpler and transparent The New Zealand People’s Party (NZPP) will make the ‘Pathway to Residence’ programme automatic and less cumbersome if it is a part of the new government after the general election on September 23, 2017, its leader Roshan Nauhria has said. “The current system allows for irregularities and improper screening of students’ applications,…

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