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Extension of Solid Energy’s remediation indemnity

Government officials are working with Solid Energy to extend the company’s remediation indemnity, which will meet the future costs of returning the company’s mining land to its pre-mined condition, Finance Minister Bill English and State Owned Enterprises Minister Tony Ryall say.

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NZ Whaling resolution passes

Foreign Minister Murray McCully has welcomed the International Whaling Commission’s passing of a New Zealand resolution enshrining the International Court of Justice’s decision on Japanese whaling.

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Bay residents to get cancer care closer to home

Around 500 Bay of Plenty residents a year will now be able to have their cancer treatment closer to home rather than making a 3 hour round trip to the cancer centre in Hamilton.

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NZ welcomes Fiji’s return to the polls

Foreign Minister Murray McCully today congratulated the people of Fiji following their first democratic elections since 2006.

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Measles outbreak over

Associate Health Minister Jo Goodhew has welcomed the end of the recent measles outbreak in New Zealand.

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Students to share their views on older people

Senior Citizens Minister Jo Goodhew has announced an essay competition for primary school students aimed at understanding youth attitudes towards older people.

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Formulary Users Hits 1 Million Mark

Associate Health Minister Peter Dunne has congratulated the team at the New Zealand Formulary as the number of users of this excellent resource has surpassed the 1 million mark.

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