Media Releases

National Pacific Business Trust Awards

posted: 9:00 am - 19th September 2016

The National Pacific Business Trust Awards return on Friday, 28 October 2016, and nominations close 23 September 2016. Read more

Pacific employment scheme launched

posted: 6:00 pm - 16th September 2016

Following a successful pilot, Pacific Peoples Minister Peseta Sam Lotu-Iiga has today launched Pacific Employment Support Services (PESS) at an event in Manukau. Read more

Tongan Language Week

posted: 12:00 am - 4th September 2016

Pacific Peoples Minister Peseta Sam Lotu-Iiga has welcomed Tongan Language Week, which starts today. Read more

Embracing Cook Islands Language Week

posted: 12:00 am - 31st July 2016

Pacific Peoples Minister Peseta Sam Lotu-Iiga has joined Cook Islands communities across New Zealand to celebrate Cook Islands Language Week 2016. Read more

Budget 2016: New Funding for Pacific Employment Service

From the Minister | posted: 3:00 pm - 19th May 2016

Budget 2016 contains new funding to help pacific youth find work or take up suitable training programmes, Pacific People’s Minister Peseta Sam Lotu-Iiga says. Read more