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"He who is cruel to animals becomes hard also in his dealings with men. We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals."

  • Jim Anderton
  • Agriculture

The Minister of Health releases an annual report detailing progress on the New Zealand Health Strategy. This year's report was released at a PHO in Porirua on Monday 18 December.

  • Pete Hodgson
  • Health

Many of us dream the impossible but so few make the impossible possible. In New Zealand we have dreamers. Kiwis that every day make the impossible possible. These people are truly inspirational. We are blessed to live in a country that inspires such talent and encourages such dreams.

  • Michael Cullen
  • Deputy Prime Minister

Enhancing New Zealand’s Place in Asia

  • Helen Clark
  • Prime Minister

Speech prepared for the official opening of Auckland's "spaghetti junction".

  • Judith Tizard
  • Transport

Ten years ago, no one in the world had heard of 'Google'; now it's one of the most recognisable names on Earth

  • Jim Anderton
  • Tertiary Education

With my colleague Hon Annette King, Minister of Transport, I am very happy to announce that this government has agreed to meeting $2.475 million towards the Hirini St port bypass road

  • Jim Anderton
  • Forestry

The Government's Road Safety Policy Statement was launched by the Minister of Transport, Hon Annette King, and Minister for Transport Safety Harry Duynhoven at Parliament today.

  • Harry Duynhoven
  • Transport Safety

See also associated press release

  • Annette King
  • Transport

Commerce Minister Lianne Dalziel provides an update on the government's reviews of the regulatory environment for business.

  • Lianne Dalziel
  • Commerce

New Zealand’s strategic geography may differ from our Asia-Pacific neightbours but there are consistent themes in the way we see the world

  • Winston Peters
  • Foreign Affairs

Address for the Second Reading

  • David Cunliffe
  • Communications and Information Technology

We started the year with doomsayers forecasting recession and the prospect of a lean Christmas. We end the year with signs we are growing again and preparing well for the future.

  • Michael Cullen
  • Finance

The Certificated Deckhand Qualification is tailored to meet the needs of the maritime industry by providing suitably qualified staff for boats that are patronised by tourists.

  • Harry Duynhoven
  • Transport Safety

Address to Istanbul Business Forum

  • Phil Goff
  • Trade

Address to Koc University, Istanbul.

  • Phil Goff
  • Trade

Our older Pacific people are the foundation on which our communities are built.

  • Luamanuvao Laban
  • Pacific Island Affairs

Speech to the inaugural North Shore Pasifika Festival.

  • Luamanuvao Laban
  • Pacific Island Affairs
  • Luamanuvao Laban
  • Community and Voluntary Sector

First Reading speech

  • Judith Tizard
  • Commerce

Thank you for the opportunity to provide an overview of the recent APEC meeting I attended in Hanoi.

  • Helen Clark
  • Prime Minister

As Minister of Tourism, I recognise the important role that ITOC’s full members and supplier members play in taking New Zealand and tourism to international markets.

  • Damien O'Connor
  • Tourism

The provision of library services to prisoners is just one of the many initiatives targeted towards providing prisoners with essential skills and habits to prepare them for a new life once they have completed their sentences.

  • Damien O'Connor
  • Corrections

Speech to 2006 graduating class of the New Zealand Defence Force Command and Staff College, Trentham, Upper Hutt

  • Phil Goff
  • Defence