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Foreign Minister Winston Peters is promising to boost aid to the Pacific as part of what he calls the government's Pacific reset.
The Prime Minister is hoping to get a better deal for New Zealand's small and medium businesses operating in Australia, when she meets her Australian counterpart tomorrow.
MPs have been delivered copies of a book which tells the stories of people whose loved ones died badly rather than being able to opt for voluntary euthanasia.
The bright-line test on residential property sales will be extended from two to five years, the government has confirmed.
The Prime Minister is half-way through her extended stay in Waitangi and will this morning be formally welcomed at Te Whare Rūnanga Marae on the treaty grounds. Audio
New Zealand First leader Winston Peters has dropped a suit against two journalists, but will continue with legal action against six National Party figures, he says.
A former governor-general will chair a Royal Commission of Inquiry into historical abuse in state care, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has announced.
MPs have dusted the sand off their feet and returned to parliament as the house begins its business for 2018.
The government's changes to employment law will remove the flexibility businesses need to compete internationally, the Employers and Manufacturers Association says.
The government has confirmed the minimum wage will increase to $16.50 on 1 April next year.
A book telling the stories of 200 beneficiaries has been delivered to Parliament by a group of artists demanding a more compassionate welfare system.
Parliament is sitting under extended hours this morning to progress two Treaty of Waitangi Bills.
The head of New Zealand's spy agency supports the US in "calling out" this type of "reckless and malicious" cyber activity.
A law change broadening access to medicinal cannabis will be unveiled by the government tomorrow.
The opening of the books has opened the government up to serious criticism. Video
The Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security has revealed the SIS unlawfully accessed Customs data for almost 20 years.
Crown agencies that pay their chief executives too much have been put on notice by the State Services Commissioner.
The chief ombudsman has sided with the government over not releasing a 33-page coalition document, in a provisional decision.
The Environment Ministry has warned its minister that pressures on New Zealand's natural resources are reaching a critical point.
New Zealanders are still attempting to travel overseas to join extremist groups, a briefing to the minister says.
The Prime Minister says the government is not planning to follow Australia's move to ban foreign political donations.
Former US Vice-President Al Gore says Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is a breath of fresh air.
Labour and New Zealand First are not at odds over plans to get young people into work, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says.
The level of distrust in science and experts is getting worse in New Zealand, the Environmental Protection Authority says.
The new government is being secretive, the National party says.