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Thank you for inviting me to address the Asian Social Services Symposium today.

  • George Hawkins
  • Ethnic Affairs

Ethnic Affairs Minister George Hawkins has welcomed the latest reduction in unemployment, which includes a substantial drop in unemployment among Ethnic New Zealanders.

  • George Hawkins
  • Ethnic Affairs

· Many thanks to Dinesh Patel and the organising committee of the Indian Cultural Society. I know that you have brought together a dynamic and enthusiastic group to organise this and other Indian cultural events.

  • George Hawkins
  • Ethnic Affairs

It is a pleasure to be here to celebrate the launch of the Auckland Office of Ethnic Affairs.

  • George Hawkins
  • Ethnic Affairs

Good afternoon ladies and gentlemen. Special greetings to the Mayor of Wellington, the Race Relations Conciliator, and the organisers from the Ethnic Council of Wellington.

  • George Hawkins
  • Ethnic Affairs

Prime Minister Helen Clark and Ethnic Affairs Minister George Hawkins today formally launched the Office of Ethnic Affairs at a function at Parliament.

  • George Hawkins
  • Ethnic Affairs

I would like to acknowledge the Prime Minister the Rt. Hon. Helen Clark; the New Zealand Federation of Ethnic Councils; the Race Relations Conciliator; my fellow Parliamentary colleagues; members of the diplomatic community and other invited guests.

  • George Hawkins
  • Ethnic Affairs

The Government is leading by example and has contributed $500,000 towards relief efforts following the devastating earthquake in India.

  • George Hawkins
  • Ethnic Affairs

Exciting the senses, exploring the sights, enjoying the sounds and tasting the cuisine is all part of the Festival of Asia.

  • George Hawkins
  • Ethnic Affairs

Minister for Ethnic Affairs Hon George Hawkins said steady economic growth, lower unemployment and strong consumer confidence is benefiting Chinese business-people.

  • George Hawkins
  • Ethnic Affairs

Three years on-the-air is an outstanding achievement for AM990 Radio Chinese.

  • George Hawkins
  • Ethnic Affairs

Thank you to you all for being here today on this very important and happy occasion.

  • George Hawkins
  • Ethnic Affairs

Rt. HON HELEN CLARK
PRIME MINISTER

12 February 2001

  • George Hawkins
  • Ethnic Affairs

Minister for Ethnic Affairs Hon George Hawkins has highlighted a significant reduction in unemployment among those from Ethnic communities.

  • George Hawkins
  • Ethnic Affairs

Today we are here to explore the issue of employment opportunities for skilled migrants job seekers in the Waikato region. I am here this morning, in my capacity as the Minister for Ethnic Affairs, to discuss this important matter.

  • George Hawkins
  • Ethnic Affairs

AH CHAN, JOE 1882 - 1959
Greengrocer, horticulturalist, wine-maker

  • George Hawkins
  • Ethnic Affairs

DOO, UNUI 1873-1875? - 1940
Founding mother, storekeeper

  • George Hawkins
  • Ethnic Affairs

THE POLL-TAX IN NEW ZEALAND

12 February 2001

  • George Hawkins
  • Ethnic Affairs

RT HON HELEN CLARK
PRIME MINISTER OF NEW ZEALAND

12 February 2001

  • George Hawkins
  • Ethnic Affairs

HON GEORGE HAWKINS
MINISTER FOR ETHNIC AFFAIRS

12 February 2001

  • George Hawkins
  • Ethnic Affairs

RT HON HELEN CLARK
PRIME MINISTER OF NEW ZEALAND

12 February 2001

  • George Hawkins
  • Ethnic Affairs

ETHNIC AFFAIRS MINISTER GEORGE HAWKINS

12 February 2001

  • George Hawkins
  • Ethnic Affairs

The latest ranking of National's spokesperson for Ethnic Affairs, Pansy Wong, shows how the National Party fails to take the portfolio seriously.

  • George Hawkins
  • Ethnic Affairs

A new Migrant Resource Centre will be established by the Auckland and Manukau City Councils to improve support services for new migrants, Immigration Minister Lianne Dalziel and Ethnic Affairs Minister George Hawkins said today.

  • George Hawkins
  • Ethnic Affairs