Don McKinnon

Type: Person
Name: Don McKinnon
Title: Secretary-General
Organization: Commonwealth of Nations
Date of Birth: 27/02/1939
Place of Birth: England
Nationality: New Zealand
Fact Sheet: Biography for Don McKinnon
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Small-party madness comic relief

Sir Bob JonesHerald columnist Dita De Boni recently condemned Foreign Minister Murray McCully's responses to foreign crises.Can't he say something better than always calling for restraint, she protested, thereby revealing her outsider's ignorance of Parliament's ... [Published Wanganui Chronicle - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Expansion approval delays blamed for sand mine job losses

A production cut at Cristal Mining’s Ginkgo mineral sands mine has resulted in 27 job cuts.The mine, located 45 kilometres north of Mildura, is changing its production schedule from seven days a week to just four.Cristal’s resource development manager, ... [Published Australian Mining - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

New Zealand: A nation adapting

I just spent a very enjoyable and informative six days visiting Christchurch, Wellington and Auckland. They consider themselves a small nation who envisions their future as part of the Asian region. As a matter of background, I noticed that New Zealanders ... [Published Philippine Star - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

Prime Minister Douglas welcomes New Zealand High Commissioner, areas for future cooperation discussed

St. Kitts and Nevis’ Prime Minister the Right Hon. Dr. Denzil L. Douglas has welcomed New Zealand’s decision to establish a High Commission in Barbados.Dr. Douglas, in welcoming New Zealand’s first High Commissioner to St. Kitts and Nevis, Her Excellency ... [Published Prime Minister's Office St.Kitts & Nevis - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

Wentworth Services Club to be sold to John Kelly consortium

The Wentworth community has learnt more about the rescue plans for the town's services club in south-west New South Wales.The property will be sold to the John Kelly consortium, while the board of the Mildura Working Man's Club will take over day-to-day ... [Published ABC Online - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Cunliffe's wife frank about priorities

Price says she has never wanted to be a politician's wife and still isn't comfortable with it. Photo / Richard RobinsonKaren Price could be New Zealand's next "First Lady" but says she will always be a mother and lawyer before she is a politician's wife, ... [Published New Zealand Herald - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Waiting on payment

THE fate of the embattled Wentworth Services Club is in limbo for about two months after Mildura’s Kelly Group failed to make payment to bail out the club yesterday. THE fate of the embattled Wentworth Services Club is in limbo for about two months after ... [Published Sunraysia Daily - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 05 2014 - Updated Jul 05 2014 - 1 reports

New Zealand’s Special Envoy visits St. Kitts and Nevis

A Special Envoy of New Zealand’s Prime Minister has begun a five-day visit to the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis.Former Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs, His Excellency Sir Donald Charles “Don” McKinnon, leads a five-member delegation, ... [Published Prime Minister's Office St.Kitts & Nevis - Jul 05 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

WENTWORTH SHIRE COUNCIL AND WENTWORTH & DISTRICT COMMUNITY BANK BRANCH TO SECURE SPORTING COMPLEX ASSETS

The Wentworth Shire Council and the Wentworth and District Community Bank Branch intends to secure the assets associated with the Wentworth Sporting Complex which is the home bases for the Wentworth Tennis, Golf and Bowls Clubs.Each organisation will ... [Published Noodls - Jul 03 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jun 30 2014 - 1 reports

30 years of incidents involving diplomats

Diplomats to New Zealand have often cited diplomatic immunity or fled the country, when facing trouble November 1984: Chilean diplomat Luis Lopez crossed the centre line in his BMW on Old Hutt Road, killing 20-year-old Sacha Macfarlane. Lopez, who flew ... [Published stuff.co.nz - Jun 30 2014]
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 25 2014 - 1 reports

The Ten Best North Shore Bars in Auckland

Contrary to popular belief, the North Shore is home to more than just overpriced houses, lots of tennis courts, and a couple of nice beaches. The North Shore is the home of match fixing/cricketing great Lou Vincent and also a surprising amount of bars, ... [Published Concrete Playground - Jun 25 2014]
First reported Apr 06 2014 - Updated Apr 06 2014 - 1 reports

It’s Inevitable That NZ Will Become a Republic - McKinnon

On the eve of the royal tour, Sir Don McKinnon, former deputy Prime Minister and Commonwealth Secretary General, told TVNZ’s Q+A programme that it’s inevitable that New Zealand will become a republic. “I think it's inevitable. I don’t know ... ... [Published Scoop NZ - Politics - Apr 06 2014]

Quotes

"it's quite easy to blame councils but we're there to try and maintain our roads" McKinnon said

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Small-party madness comic relief [Published Wanganui Chronicle - Jul 28 2014]
Expansion approval delays blamed for sand mine ... [Published Australian Mining - Jul 25 2014]
New Zealand: A nation adapting [Published Philippine Star - Jul 24 2014]
14 jobs to go, mineral sands miner blames far-w... [Published ABC Online - Jul 24 2014]
Prime Minister Douglas welcomes New Zealand Hig... [Published Prime Minister's Office St.Kitts & Nevis - Jul 17 2014]
Wentworth Services Club to be sold to John Kell... [Published ABC Online - Jul 14 2014]
Waiting on payment [Published Sunraysia Daily - Jul 11 2014]
Cunliffe's wife frank about priorities [Published New Zealand Herald - Jul 11 2014]
New Zealand’s Special Envoy visits St. Kitts an... [Published Prime Minister's Office St.Kitts & Nevis - Jul 05 2014]
WENTWORTH SHIRE COUNCIL AND WENTWORTH & DISTRIC... [Published Noodls - Jul 03 2014]
Address to the NZ China Centre Conference [Published Scoop - Jul 01 2014]
30 years of incidents involving diplomats [Published stuff.co.nz - Jun 30 2014]
The Ten Best North Shore Bars in Auckland [Published Concrete Playground - Jun 25 2014]
Prince William and Duchess Kate give Prince Geo... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Apr 07 2014]
Baby Prince George lands in New Zealand for fir... [Published The Kuala Lumpur Post - Apr 07 2014]
It’s Inevitable That NZ Will Become a Republic ... [Published Scoop NZ - Politics - Apr 06 2014]
India poll nudge to Maldives [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Nov 07 2013]
Biography for Don McKinnon [Published Able2Act - Sep 21 2007]
Biography for Taito Phillip Field [Published Able2Act - Aug 31 2006]
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SYDNEY, Australia — Britain’s Prince William and his wife, Kate, have arrived in New Zealand’s capital to cheers from locals who braved windy, rainy weather to catch a glimpse of the royal couple. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge landed in the fog-shrouded ...
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On the eve of the royal tour, Sir Don McKinnon, former deputy Prime Minister and Commonwealth Secretary General, told TVNZ’s Q+A programme that it’s inevitable that New Zealand will become a republic. “I think it's inevitable. I don’t know ... ...
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