1 Nov 2011

Manu Korihi News for 1 November 2011

From Checkpoint, 5:50 pm on 1 November 2011

The fishing company, Sealord, says it wants to see Maori skipper a deepsea trawler; A national survey on wellbeing shows Maori have better face-to-face contact with whanau they don't live with - more than all other ethnic groups; A member of the Tainui Executive, Taitimu Maipi, says he supports the Maori Party policy for iwi to be able to veto foreign investment in New Zealand; A descendant of a Te Arawa iwi, who's an aerospace engineer in Houston Texas, aims to be the first Maori to venture into space within 14-years.