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Ministers' Releases

Legislation to support fair deals for online news content heads to Parliament

2023 Aug 31

Beehive media release (Beehive website). The Government is introducing a scheme to support New Zealand media companies in their bid to get fair deals from big online tech companies when their1new…

Royalty scheme locked in to recognise visual artists

2023 Aug 24

Beehive media release. The Resale Right for Visual Artists Bill has passed its third reading unanimously today, guaranteeing that visual artists reap the rewards when their work is sold on the1sec…

New standalone integrity entity for sport formally established

2023 Aug 16

Beehive media release. (Beehive) Legislation establishing an independent body to strengthen and protect the integrity of the sport and recreation system has passed its final reading in Parliament1…

Women and Girls in Sport Strategy showing results with improved media coverage

2023 Jul 28

Beehive media release. 2022 was another year of positive change in visibility of women in sport with a further jump in the coverage of female athletes and teams in news media. Sport NZ has1publi…

Government helps to unlock the doors of St James Theatre

2023 Jul 22

Beehive media release. The Government has committed to doing its part to support the restoration and revival of Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland’s much loved, nationally significant, and historic St1Ja…

Historic win for Football Ferns kicks off World Cup

2023 Jul 21

Beehive media release. Minister of Sport and Recreation Grant Robertson has congratulated the Football Ferns on an inspirational performance at last night’s opening match of the FIFA Women’s1W…

Matariki excitement builds

2023 Jul 10

Beehive media release. The second celebration of Matariki as a national public holiday this Friday is being marked by increasing public support for the event, Associate Minister for Arts, Culture1…

Experienced leaders appointed to TVNZ and RNZ Boards

2023 Jun 28

Beehive media release. The Minister for Broadcasting and Media Willie Jackson has appointed a group of experienced and skilled leaders to the boards of RNZ and TVNZ.  “This Government1support…

Govt wishes Special Olympics team well

2023 Jun 07

Beehive media release. Sport and Recreation Minister Grant Robertson and Disability Issues Minister Priyanca Radhakrishnan have wished the 39-strong New Zealand Special Olympics squad heading to1B…

Sports stars and administrators honoured

2023 Jun 05

Beehive media release. The King’s Birthday and Coronation Honours List 2023 includes sporting stars and administrators who reflect the best of New Zealand’s sporting community. Sir Wayne1Smi…

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