Andrew Little

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Name: Andrew Little
First reported 5 mins ago - Updated 5 mins ago - 1 reports

Child poverty shame revealed

Too many Taranaki children are becoming ill and dying because of the growing gap between the wealthy and the poor, paediatrician Nicola Nelson says.Dr Nelson painted a harrowing picture of Taranaki's child poverty problem at an election forum discussing ... [Published Taranaki Daily News - 5 mins ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Capital gains tax hot election topic

Capital gains tax was the hotly debated issue at New Plymouth's first political forum this week.Four election candidates spoke to about 80 people at a political panel event held by the Taranaki Property Investors Association on Tuesday night.Audience ... [Published Taranaki Daily News - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

MCFW 2014: The Music City Food & Wine...

View photo.The Music City Food & Wine Festival is only a month away, and now the complete schedule is out for Saturday and Sunday's 'Grand Taste' events. Saturday's chef lineup includes Kahlil Arnold (Arnold's Country Kitchen), Lisa Donovan (Buttermilk ... [Published Yahoo! News - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Smelter bailout not the best regional strategy, says Little

The Government's $30 million Tiwai Pt smelter rescue package was no substitute for an effective regional development policy, Labour's Andrew Little said in Invercargill yesterday.When asked whether southern voters should not see that bailout as substantive ... [Published Southland Times - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 2 reports

Dylan Harrison Departs DDB Sydney

DDB Sydney’s Executive Creative Director, Dylan Harrison, has announced his intention to step down from DDB.Harrison said: “I’m incredibly proud of my time at DDB Sydney. Since joining in 2011, not only did we move from 23rd to top five creatively ranked ... [Published B&T Online - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

Works stats a concern for MP

Despite a drop in unemployment in the past year, Labour MP Andrew Little says there is more work to be done to secure Taranaki's future.Although labour force statistics showed unemployment dropped from 5.5 per cent to 5.2 per cent in Taranaki, Little ... [Published Taranaki Daily News - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 2 reports

'No power under law' to monitor stalker

Authorities will be powerless to monitor a stalker, who threatened to torture his victim and cut her throat, when his sentence ends.Vincent Kerry Warren stalked a Canterbury woman for four years. Yesterday, he was sentenced to five years' jail. He is ... [Published Manawatu Standard - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

Wages argument doesn't stack up - Little (Fuseworks)

Business New Zealand’s narrow view about what is good for the labour market and for the economy undermines its credibility and shows it may have little to offer the debate on increasing the national income and sharing it fairly, Labour’s spokesperson ... [Published Yahoo!Xtra - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 4 reports

Labour hits back at Key's wage criticism

The Government's assertion that Labour's promised minimum wage increase would cost 6000 jobs is being challenged.The party's policy, announced on Wednesday, is to immediately raise the minimum wage from $14.25 to $15 if it wins the election, and then ... [Published 3 News - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 2 reports

Labour promises $2 boost in minimum wage

Labour Party leader David Cunliffe. File photo / Brett PhibbsA $2-an-hour boost to the minimum wage, scrapping the 90-day work trial, and a Commission of Inquiry to set industry standards are part of the Labour Party's work and wages policy, launched ... [Published New Zealand Herald - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

MP backs royalties for roads

Taranaki's roading upgrades should be paid for by royalties from the oil and gas industry, Labour MP Andrew Little says.He was backing New Plymouth Mayor Andrew Judd who yesterday accused the Government of giving Taranaki roads only the crumbs left over ... [Published Taranaki Daily News - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 4 reports

DDB appoints new Sydney MD

DDB Group Australia has announced the appointment of Kieren Cooney as Managing Director, DDB Group Sydney.Cooney will oversee DDB Group’s Sydney based businesses including DDB, Mango, Remedy and Tribal. As part of these changes, Nicole Taylor has been ... [Published B&T Online - Jul 28 2014]

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"It's a matter of fairness," Little said. "and property almost always appreciates in value, so there is almost no risk, unlike other investments."
"providing $30m to the smelter at a time when its owner is busily trying to sell it and without a jobs guarantee isn't a regional development strategy" Little said
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Child poverty shame revealed [Published Taranaki Daily News - 5 mins ago]
Capital gains tax hot election topic [Published Taranaki Daily News - Aug 20 2014]
MCFW 2014: The Music City Food & Wine... [Published Yahoo! News - Aug 19 2014]
Smelter bailout not the best regional strategy,... [Published Southland Times - Aug 18 2014]
Curtain up on a feral sideshow [Published Taranaki Daily News - Aug 15 2014]
Labour candidate gearing up for a fight [Published Taranaki Daily News - Aug 11 2014]
Dylan Harrison Departs DDB Sydney [Published B&T Online - Aug 11 2014]
DDB creative Harrison moves to directing [Published AdNews - Aug 11 2014]
DDB Sydney ECD Dylan Harrison leaves to start d... [Published Mumbrella - Aug 11 2014]
Signs of looming election obvious [Published Wanganui Chronicle - Aug 09 2014]
DDB bosses rewire the agency model & what the h... [Published AdNews - Aug 08 2014]
Job losses follow closure of Newcastle restaura... [Published The Journal - Aug 07 2014]
Works stats a concern for MP [Published Taranaki Daily News - Aug 06 2014]
'No power under law' to monitor stalker [Published Manawatu Standard - Aug 06 2014]
'No power' to monitor stalker [Published Nelson Mail - Aug 06 2014]
Wages argument doesn't stack up - Little (Fusew... [Published Yahoo!Xtra - Aug 06 2014]
Alcohol-detecting anklets step closer [Published New Zealand Herald - Aug 05 2014]
Govt plans to get tough on gangs [Published New Zealand Herald - Aug 04 2014]
iPredict Election Update [Published NZ News UK - Aug 04 2014]
ACT's John Banks convicted [Published Interest.co.nz - Jul 31 2014]
Labour hits back at Key's wage criticism [Published 3 News - Jul 31 2014]
Govt's minimum wage claims challenged [Published MSN New Zealand - Jul 31 2014]
Evidence refutes doomsday wages predictions [Published Scoop - Jul 31 2014]
PQ 8. Novopay, Minister—Statements [Published Scoop - Jul 31 2014]
PQ 10. Minimum Wage—Increases [Published Scoop - Jul 31 2014]
Questions For Oral Answer July 31 [Published Scoop - Jul 31 2014]
'Billions' to save dolphin [Published The Press NZ - Jul 30 2014]
Labour would axe Hobbit laws [Published New Zealand Herald - Jul 30 2014]
Labour promises $2 boost in minimum wage [Published New Zealand Herald - Jul 30 2014]
Labour pledges minimum wage rise [Published Taranaki Daily News - Jul 30 2014]
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Bridges must act to ban importation of asbestos [Published Scoop NZ - Politics - Jul 03 2014]
The CTU is calling on Minister Simon Bridges to act on the eve of Mesothelioma* Day (*Mesothelioma is a cancer caused by exposure to asbestos fibres). “Today in Parliament, MP Andrew Little tabled an asbestos containing product which was able ... ...
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