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23 October, 2014

Speech to Aquaculture New Zealand Annual Conference

As Minister I’m committed to a vibrant, profitable and sustainable aquaculture industry for New Zealand.

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22 October, 2014

Speech to the NZ Police Association 79th Annual Conference

As you will be aware, the National government is committed to building better public services and Police also has a key role to play in the cross-agency public service approach we are building as part of this commitment.

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21 October, 2014

Speech from the Throne

Following the General Election, a National-led Government has been formed with a majority in the House on confidence and supply.

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17 October, 2014

Speech: Charities Annual Meeting

About a third of all New Zealanders get involved in their communities through volunteering for an organisation; providing millions of volunteer hours a year and making a significant economic contribution.

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17 October, 2014

Speech to Fieldays stakeholder engagement function

It’s great to be here tonight, talking to everyone involved in Fieldays. This is the biggest event of its kind in the southern hemisphere, attracting nearly 120,000 visitors this year including a large number of international visitors and delegations.

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9 October, 2014

Address to New Zealand Respiratory Conference 2014, Intercontinental Hotel, Wellington

Good morning and thank you for the invitation to open the New Zealand Respiratory Conference for 2014, A breath of hope. I opened this conference two years ago, and I am very pleased to be here again in this 50th anniversary year of the Asthma Foundation – a great achievement.

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