Robust electoral system inspires confidence and trust

General Election 2017 How it works and why it is important to us Regulated Period for expenditure limits Second in a Six-Parts Series Venkat Raman New Zealand’s voting public can expect a wide range of policies, programmes and incentives offered by various political parties as the General Election 2017 enters an exciting and energetic phase. While the polling booths will…

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People’s Party to revisit Immigration regime

Venkat Raman The New Zealand People’s Party (NPP) seeks major changes to the country’s immigration regime, making it more responsive to the needs of the economy, appropriately aligned with the aspiration of the people. The Party’s Immigration Policy, announced on July 7, 2017 (and carried in full without our commentary under ‘Latest Stories’ in our Web Edition of that date…

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Record investment in education delivers rich rewards

Dr Parmjeet Parmar My background as a scientist, along with experience in other professional fields gives me a natural interest in education. My close involvement with education, through our local Mt Roskill schools, especially with Special Education, has been hugely rewarding. National is serious about making sure our children receive world-class education. We need your Party Vote this election to…

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