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New Zealand urges the IMO not to miss this opportunity to adopt a workable and effective strategy to bring rising greenhouse gas emissions from shipping under control. Government Press Release 8 Apr 2018, 10:47 PM Views : 4. "The IMO strategy also needs to recognise and protect the interests of ...
WELLINGTON, April 9 (Xinhua) -- New Zealand on Monday urged the International Maritime Organization (IMO) member states to work towards a meaningful and effective outcome in line with the Paris Agreement on Climate Change. While releasing a statement at the IMO Greenhouse Gas reduction ...
New Zealand on Monday urged the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) member states to work towards a meaningful and effective outcome in line with the Paris Agreement on Climate Change. In a statement at the IMO Greenhouse Gas reduction strategy negotiations in London, Associate ...
New Zealand will stop granting offshore oil and gas exploration permits, saying it is committed to playing its part in tackling climate change. The government is taking “an important step to address climate change and create a clean, green and sustainable future for New Zealand,” Prime Minister Jacinda ...
Environmental rights group have described the government's decision as a “historic moment” for New Zealand. But opposition lawmakers have slammed the government, saying the move could undermine the economy. Drillship off the coast of New Zealand. New Zealand's government on Thursday ...
An Indian farmer looks toward the sky from his dried-up field at Phaphamau, June 6, 2003. AFP file photoNew Zealand is halting all new offshore oil and gas exploration to become a global leader in the fight against climate change, the centre-left government said Thursday, but opponents accused it of ...
"New Zealand has stood up to one of the most powerful industries in the world." Image: Getty Images. 2016%2f09%2f16%2fe7%2fhttpsd2mhye01h4nj2n.cloudfront.netmediazgkymde1lzex.0f9e7 By Johnny Lieu -19271 seconds ago. New Zealand's oil and gas industry is a sizeable part of the country's ...
WELLINGTON, New Zealand — New Zealand will stop issuing permits for offshore oil and gas exploration as it moves to combat climate change, the government announced Thursday, but it stopped short of halting exploration already underway. The move provoked bitter responses from the petroleum ...
New Zealand is halting all new offshore oil and gas exploration to become a global leader in the fight against climate change, the centre-left government said Thursday, but opponents accused it of "economic vandalism". "(We are) taking an important step to address climate change and create a clean, ...
New Zealand has said it will ban new permits for offshore oil exploration as it attempts to move towards a low-carbon future. The announcement has been lauded by climate groups but industry groups have vociferously opposed such a move. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said it would help "protect ...
New Zealand is banning offshore drilling and gas exploration as part of its effort to combat climate change. RELATED CONTENT. Oil Prices Reach 3-Year High. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced the move this week, noting that the country will allow current operations around some 50 existing ...
The government's Climate Change Commission has come one step closer with an expert committee appointed to begin the groundwork. Climate Change Minister James Shaw (L) with the members of the Climate Change Commission committee, (from left) chair David Prentice, Lisa Tumahai, Dr Jan ...
Tourism
Tourism New Zealand CEO, Stephen England-Hall talks with Grant Bradley on the future of New Zealand tourism. Grant Bradley. By: Grant Bradley. Aviation, tourism and energy writer for the NZ Herald. grant.bradley@nzherald.co.nz @gbradleynz. Share via email Share on Facebook Share on Twitter ...
University of Otago research has found that New Zealand dentists are fixing increasing numbers of unsuccessful dentist treatments due to 'medical tourism.' Credit: Creative Commons. New Zealand dentists are increasingly having to provide remedial treatment where things have gone wrong for "dental ...
A survey shows 96 percent of dentists say they are having to fix poor dental work done overseas. The New Zealand Dental Association will review its flossing guidelines after the US government dropped the practice from its dietary recommendations. Photo: 123rf. Otago University surveyed 337 dentists ...
Most tourists who visit Papua New Guinea want to return, according to the International Finance Corporation. Papua New Guinea tourism: Jais Aben resort in Madang. Photo: RNZI / Johnny Blades. The IFC has released an assessment into tourism demand in PNG with the results of the 2017 ...
18 April 2018. Immediate release. Steady on – call for cap on tourism numbers in New Zealand high country. Fish & Game is calling on the Government to curb tourism numbers in the South Island high country, saying the pressure is now so high, it's harming the environment and Kiwis' traditional ...
The working group will help Kelvin Davis and New Zealand to improve the way to manage freedom camping. Devdiscourse News Desk 18 Apr 2018, 03:17 AM Views : 4. The group will have 9 people from local government, industry and key central government agencies. (Image Credit: Pixabay).
Australia's Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Steve Ciobo reported (18-Apr-2018) China has overtaken New Zealand to become Australia's largest inbound visitor market for the first time. According to Australian Bureau of Statistics data, there were 1,390,000 Chinese visitors for the year ending ...