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As we head towards the 21st century, New Zealand enjoys one of the most deregulated and open broadcasting environments in the world.

Communications
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The Minister of Energy, Hon Doug Kidd, today welcomed the advice from the oil companies, the motor industry and Government agencies that, based on extensive tests and investigations, the new premiu

Doug Kidd Energy
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Results of testing and investigative work into reported fuel system failures after the introduction of premium unleaded petrol were released today.

Doug Kidd Energy
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On the 16th having a breeze, we sailed along the shore of the land we had passed the day before, which appeared as wild and romantic as can be conceived.

Deputy Prime Minister
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Finance Minister Rt Hon Bill Birch said today he was disappointed that the 0 to 2 per cent underlying inflation target range outlined in the Policy Targets Agreement had been breached.

Bill Birch Finance
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Prime Minister, Rt Hon J B Bolger, is shocked and outraged at hearing reports that up to 100 refugees, many of them women and children, were killed and more than 150 injured when Israeli forces shelled a UN base in southern Lebanon.

The horrific events in Lebanon underscore the urgency of the need to find a peaceful and comprehensive solution in the Middle East. I am deeply concerned that the headquarters of the Fijian battalion of UN peacekeeping troops has been fired upon by Israeli forces. I call on all parties to respect the relevant UN resolutions, Mr Bolger said.

Jim Bolger Prime Minister
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Almost all my personal farming experience has been in sheep and cattle.

Agriculture