News

Tue 28 Apr 2015
| Hutt Valley news

National List MP Based in the Hutt Valley, Chris Bishop is encouraging Hutt residents to nominate a business to the Hutt Valley Chamber of Commerce, for induction into the “Wellington Region Business Hall of Fame”.

2015 is the inaugural year for the Hall of Fame. Eight businesses will be recognised each year.

Thu 23 Apr 2015

National List MP based in the Hutt Valley, Chris Bishop, has congratulated Hutt Valley secondary schools for their improvement in student achievement rates since 2008.

The New Zealand Qualifications Authority recently published student NCEA achievement data for every school in the country.

Tue 14 Apr 2015
| Speeches

Introduction

Thanks to the New Zealand Initiative for organising this event, and to everyone for coming along.  There’s not enough of these sort of events in public life, and there aren’t enough organisations like the NZ Initiative.

Tue 14 Apr 2015
| Hutt Valley news

National List MP based in the Hutt Valley, Chris Bishop, has welcomed the announcement by the Prime Minister that Budget 2015 will include another $80 million over four years to encourage more private sector research and development through Callaghan Innovation, based in the Hutt.

Fri 10 Apr 2015
| Hutt Valley news

National List MP based in the Hutt Valley, Chris Bishop, has welcomed the inaugural Hutt STEMM Festival, to be held from 2 to 7 June. The festival will showcase the Hutt’s science, technology, engineering, maths and manufacturing sectors.

Thu 2 Apr 2015

Chris Bishop, National List MP based in the Hutt Valley, says the KiwiSaver HomeStart support package for first home buyers that comes into effect today will help more first home buyers in Hutt Valley achieve the dream of owning their own home.