Kelvin Davis

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Kelvin Davis said : "As a teacher and school principal in Northland I worked with many children who were doing it tough. I’ve seen first-hand how strong young people can overcome struggles through hard work, determination and the support of their whÄnau and communities," External link

voxy Wednesday, December 2, 2020 6:29:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Today is a celebration not only of our Award winners’ success but also an acknowledgement of all the people that have supported them to get where they are today," External link

voxy Wednesday, December 2, 2020 6:29:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We've delivered more public housing places than any other government for decades, and increased investment in wraparound services to support those who are homeless, and in programmes to help prevent people becoming homeless in the first place," "Everyone in New Zealand, no matter where they live, has the right to live in warm, dry, healthy homes, whether we rent or own our homes" External link

nzherald Tuesday, December 1, 2020 8:32:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "It's the job of Ministers to use their judgment, weighing up all the advice against a range of different priorities, otherwise we'd just have bureaucrats running the country, not elected officials," "We had to adapt the type sort of support we were providing to make sure it was targeted, that it was sustainable, and it had the biggest impact possible for the long term health of the tourism sector" External link

Stuff Friday, November 27, 2020 7:56:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I thought it was heart-wrenching," External link

newshub Thursday, November 26, 2020 9:13:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "It would be inappropriate for me to comment on Whanau Ora just like it would be inappropriate for other ministers to speak about Oranga Tamariki," "He's a Cabinet minister but I think everyone knows that a minister speaks about their own portfolios" External link

newshub Thursday, November 26, 2020 9:13:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis told : "I was disturbed by what I saw," External link

nzherald Thursday, November 26, 2020 5:54:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Nothing like this has ever been tried in our education system before," External link

voxy Tuesday, November 24, 2020 8:45:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Our Government is committed to improving the outcomes and experience of Äkonga MÄori and their whÄnau," External link

voxy Tuesday, November 24, 2020 8:45:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis told : "Without a doubt, there are issues with the way New Zealand treats its children," External link

newshub Saturday, November 7, 2020 12:53:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis told : "I came into politics for two reasons - one to represent Te Tai Tokerau, and the other, to make a difference for Māori," External link

newshub Monday, November 2, 2020 11:29:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis added : "We are very proud to be here representing Māori and as you can see our portfolios are very diverse," External link

newshub Monday, November 2, 2020 9:22:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis told : "I have made the decision not to seek the role of Deputy Prime Minister," External link

newshub Monday, November 2, 2020 9:22:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We're very happy with the level of representation we have now," External link

nzherald Monday, November 2, 2020 7:53:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We're very happy with the level of [Maori] representation we have now," "This Government has the interests of Maoridom at heart" External link

nzherald Monday, November 2, 2020 3:45:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “I have made the decision not to seek the role of deputy prime minister but will look to remain as deputy leader of the Labour Party,” External link

Stuff Monday, November 2, 2020 1:43:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis recalls : “They’d say: what’s a men’s body-positivity blog?” External link

guardian Sunday, October 25, 2020 3:38:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis says : “There’s been some change, but I feel like nothing’s changed as far as the conversation goes. The conversation I’m having with you right now is the same one I had, like, four years ago,” External link

guardian Sunday, October 25, 2020 3:38:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “The Government does not support the establishment of private-run prisons in New Zealand, no matter who the private operator may be, however the over-representation of Māori in our prison system has been a focus for the Government in the Corrections portfolio, and we have undertaken significant work to address this,” External link

Stuff Friday, October 23, 2020 9:37:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Any decision around roles and responsibilities are yet to be made. Really, that's all I'm going to say about it," External link

nzherald Tuesday, October 20, 2020 8:12:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Any decisions around roles and responsibilities are yet to be made," External link

newshub Tuesday, October 20, 2020 8:19:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "It was a flow-on from a speech I gave at our conference last year in Whanganui," "It was a bit of light-hearted fun. All the material was provided by the National Party, I was really just holding up a mirror reflecting their words and actions" External link

newshub Sunday, October 18, 2020 11:38:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "This is about building better outcomes for women in prison, improving rehabilitation and reintegration and breaking the intergenerational cycle of MÄori reoffending so there are fewer victims of crime," External link

voxy Friday, October 9, 2020 3:40:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “At this stage no new applications can be made or reconsiderations of original decisions undertaken,” External link

Stuff Thursday, October 8, 2020 7:54:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Also doing things like making apprenticeships free for next couple of years because we know that people will be losing their jobs, they will probably want to re-train, and if we've got all these infrastructure projects going, then they can have actual real jobs to go to," External link

nzherald Wednesday, September 30, 2020 8:35:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “Recent Qualmark analysis of 700 tourism businesses found more than half needed support with digital capability. This investment in digital tools and training will help tourism businesses develop digital strategies, increase their visibility and appeal, and tap into new markets,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, September 24, 2020 12:47:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “This funding will make a real difference and builds on the support we’re delivering through the Tourism Transitions Programme, which has already provided business support and advice to over 1,500 tourism businesses impacted by COVID-19,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, September 24, 2020 12:47:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We've always been upfront as a Government to say that we can't support every business and every job. People said that we were mainly going to focus mainly on the big end of town, and now we're getting criticised saying that we're supporting too many small businesses," "We think that we've got it right. We had criteria, we had a process and the process had three layers of scrutiny, and ultimately the Tourism Recovery Ministers - there are about five of us - we had to make the decisions as to where that money's going to go" External link

newshub Sunday, September 20, 2020 9:16:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "There are tens of thousands of businesses that rely on tourism and to try and support every single tourism business is, quite frankly, unsustainable," "I stand by this Government's response, our broad-based response as well as our targeted response for the tourism sector" External link

newshub Sunday, September 20, 2020 9:16:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I think that the process that we followed was transparent, it was applied fairly. We had the criteria, we had the layers of scrutiny and the tourism recovery ministers made the decisions" External link

Stuff Wednesday, September 16, 2020 1:53:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “The education system has not always served Māori well, but this Government is determined to deliver an environment that treasures and champions Māori culture, values and voices. Working with Te Wānanga o Raukawa to tackle its concerns, as detailed in the WAI 2698 claim, will help deliver a better system for the benefit of Māori learners,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, September 15, 2020 2:58:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “The $8 million in new funding announced today reflects the importance this Government places on the wānanga sector in general and the ability of Te Wānanga o Raukawa to continue delivering on its mission for Māori learners, while also meeting its commitment to work with the Crown on a long-term solution,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, September 15, 2020 2:58:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The more teachers and leaders using te reo MÄori correctly every day, the better," External link

voxy Monday, September 14, 2020 3:45:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "This will strengthen the capability and confidence of up to 40,000 of our education workforce to successfully integrate te reo MÄori into all students’ learning," External link

voxy Monday, September 14, 2020 3:45:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “I acknowledge the bravery, service and legacy of the 28th Māori Battalion. Epineha epitomised the values of the Battalion and continued throughout his life to work in service to his people and community,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, September 14, 2020 2:41:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “Epineha will be remembered and sorely missed by the Board members, the education whānau and generations of Ngārimu VC and 28 th (Māori Battalion) Scholarship recipients,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, September 14, 2020 2:41:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I acknowledge the bravery, service and legacy of the 28th Māori Battalion. Epineha epitomised the values of the Battalion and continued throughout his life to work in service to his people and community," External link

voxy Friday, September 11, 2020 11:01:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We are supporting the events sector as Tourism New Zealand advice indicates that up to one third of domestic travel is primarily driven by people looking to take part in events,” External link

Stuff Thursday, September 10, 2020 3:38:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Making New Zealand history compulsory in schools, support for land wars commemoration and unveiling a statue to acknowledge Dame Whina Cooper have all helped to give a voice to a history, people and culture," External link

voxy Monday, September 7, 2020 6:37:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We will work with Matariki experts to design and determine the appropriate dates for the public holiday, but we expect it will always fall on a Monday or a Friday," External link

voxy Monday, September 7, 2020 6:37:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We will work with Matariki experts to design and determine the appropriate dates for the public holiday, but we expect it will always fall on a Monday or a Friday,” External link

Stuff Monday, September 7, 2020 4:59:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The Government needs to share its plan for New Zealanders trying to recover up to $2 billion of travel funds from overseas given the people working hard for those New Zealanders, our travel operators, will run out of support when the wage subsidy ends. " External link

voxy Wednesday, August 5, 2020 7:49:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The cost is what the cost is," External link

newstalkzb Tuesday, August 4, 2020 1:01:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The cost is what the cost is," External link

nzherald Tuesday, August 4, 2020 11:58:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The main purpose of the independent Tourism Futures Taskforce is to lead the thinking on the future of tourism in New Zealand," External link

voxy Sunday, August 2, 2020 11:28:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "They will advise government on what changes we can make to the tourism system, so that tourism enriches Aotearoa and the wellbeing of New Zealanders," External link

voxy Sunday, August 2, 2020 11:28:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “They will advise the government on what changes we can make to the tourism system, so that tourism enriches Aotearoa and the wellbeing of New Zealanders,” External link

Stuff Saturday, August 1, 2020 7:35:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “With the investment announced today, coupled with the expertise of the taskforce, I’m confident that Aotearoa’s tourism industry is in a good place for the future,” External link

Stuff Saturday, August 1, 2020 7:35:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The package will support tourism operators of all sizes and types including MÄori cultural attractions, adventure activities, scenic tours, and zoos, aquariums and wildlife encounters across Aotearoa," External link

voxy Friday, July 31, 2020 11:39:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Through the Strategic Tourism Assets Protection Programme, we have approved support for 126 tourism businesses including 18 MÄori tourism businesses that will help secure jobs and boost business at this incredibly tough time," External link

voxy Friday, July 31, 2020 11:39:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Our country’s 31 RTOs do a great job contributing to their regional economies and play an important role in supporting the tourism system. In June we announced up to $20.2 million would be available to them, and following the application process, I’m pleased to announce all the RTOs have had their funding confirmed," External link

voxy Tuesday, July 28, 2020 2:24:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “This investment means between 2,000 and 3,000 small and medium tourism businesses will get access to a wide range of expertise through the Regional Business Partners network,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, July 21, 2020 3:29:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We developed the Tourism Transitions Programme because we received strong feedback from the sector that operators needed access to expert advice about the domestic market and how to adapt their business to suit the world they are now operating in,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, July 21, 2020 3:29:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "With Te Aho NgÄrahu local MÄori storytellers get to tell their stories in their way and in the process develop an educational resource for long term use. At the same time, Äkonga and students, both MÄori and non-MÄori, get to build their knowledge and understanding of local history, through the eyes of MÄori," External link

voxy Monday, July 20, 2020 9:43:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "These refreshed strategies set out the actions the Ministry of Education and education agencies will undertake to enable MÄori to enjoy education success as MÄori," External link

voxy Monday, July 20, 2020 9:43:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The only thing untenable is putting people at risk when you know better" External link

newstalkzb Sunday, July 5, 2020 4:55:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The only thing untenable is putting people at risk when you know better" External link

nzherald Sunday, July 5, 2020 4:44:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "So Minister Sage and I agreed to review the IVL investment plan and then, of course, Covid happened and the world has changed so we will be looking at that investment plan and we'll be making decisions in the future," "International tourism will start again at some time in the future and we still need to make sure we have funding there to invest in those long term, sustainable tourism and conservation projects" External link

newstalkzb Friday, July 3, 2020 5:20:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis told : "The Government had two options when dealing with parolees and their community service sentences. One was to extend the amount of time the parolee had to complete their community service, the other was to wipe off hours and reduce the sentence. " External link

voxy Thursday, July 2, 2020 7:26:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "So Minister Sage and I agreed to review the IVL investment plan and then, of course, Covid happened and the world has changed so we will be looking at that investment plan and we'll be making decisions in the future," "International tourism will start again at some time in the future and we still need to make sure we have funding there to invest in those long term, sustainable tourism and conservation projects" External link

nzherald Thursday, July 2, 2020 6:04:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We know tourism businesses are doing it tough with the borders closed for international visitors. In addition to the billions invested through the wage subsidy and other business support, this latest funding will help to keep these operators afloat” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, June 26, 2020 7:51:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We know tourism businesses are doing it tough with the borders closed for international visitors. In addition to the billions invested through the wage subsidy and other business support, this latest funding will help to keep these operators afloat" External link

voxy Friday, June 26, 2020 7:12:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “By supporting AJ Hackett Bungy, we’re protecting a world-famous tourism asset as well as the flow-on benefits that an iconic tourism attraction brings to a local community,” External link

aap-au Thursday, June 25, 2020 4:45:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "By supporting AJ Hackett Bungy, we're protecting a world-famous tourism asset as well as the flow-on benefits that an iconic tourism attraction brings to a local community," "AJ Hackett Bungy has been giving thrill-seekers exhilarating experiences for more than 30 years. With our borders closed to protect us from COVID-19, the downturn in visitor numbers is felt far and wide, not only by the operator but also by other local businesses who cater to visitors through accommodation, hospitality and retail" External link

newshub Wednesday, June 24, 2020 8:45:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "By supporting AJ Hackett Bungy, we’re protecting a world-famous tourism asset as well as the flow-on benefits that an iconic tourism attraction brings to a local community," "AJ Hackett Bungy has been giving thrill-seekers exhilarating experiences for more than 30 years. With our borders closed to protect us from COVID-19, the downturn in visitor numbers is felt far and wide, not only by the operator but also by other local businesses who cater to visitors through accommodation, hospitality and retail" External link

voxy Wednesday, June 24, 2020 5:23:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We’re committed to the tourism industry’s recovery, which is why our $400 million Tourism Sector Recovery Package is so important," External link

voxy Wednesday, June 24, 2020 5:23:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "By supporting AJ Hackett Bungy, we're protecting a world-famous tourism asset as well as the flow-on benefits that an iconic tourism attraction brings to a local community," External link

bordermail Wednesday, June 24, 2020 5:05:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “By supporting AJ Hackett Bungy, we’re protecting a world-famous tourism asset as well as the flow-on benefits that an iconic tourism attraction brings to a local community,” External link

Stuff Wednesday, June 24, 2020 4:49:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis replied : "What's the message that sends to the victims of crime?" External link

newshub Thursday, June 18, 2020 7:32:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis replied : "That the offenders will continue to do the rest of the hours on their sentence" External link

newshub Thursday, June 18, 2020 7:32:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis replied : "No, that's not the case, they did not get off free, they had some hours remitted, they have to fulfil the rest of their hours" External link

newshub Thursday, June 18, 2020 7:32:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We've had conversations about what the demand side may look like and events could be part of it," External link

newshub Wednesday, June 10, 2020 10:56:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis says : "What we've done so far is look at businesses who supply opportunities for NZ visitors," External link

newshub Wednesday, June 10, 2020 9:52:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis says : "What we've done so far is look at businesses who supply opportunities for NZ visitors," External link

newshub Wednesday, June 10, 2020 5:37:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “By safeguarding this key destination tourism asset, we are also providing vital support to the Kaikōura community,” External link

Stuff Wednesday, June 10, 2020 5:35:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Whale Watch KaikÅura is one of New Zealand’s best-known, iconic tourism businesses, providing millions of people up-close whale encounters for more than 30 years - supporting hundreds of jobs and other sectors," External link

voxy Wednesday, June 10, 2020 5:03:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "When forming our recovery package, we carefully considered input from the industry. There were strong calls for tailored support for key attractions, services, businesses and facilities," External link

voxy Wednesday, June 10, 2020 5:03:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Whale Watch KaikÅura is one of New Zealand’s best-known, iconic tourism businesses, providing millions of people up-close whale encounters for more than 30 years - supporting hundreds of jobs and other sectors," External link

voxy Wednesday, June 10, 2020 3:56:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "When forming our recovery package, we carefully considered input from the industry. There were strong calls for tailored support for key attractions, services, businesses and facilities," External link

voxy Wednesday, June 10, 2020 3:56:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We will continue to work with tourism operators to protect those assets that are vital to our sector's recovery and our economic rebuild," External link

nzherald Wednesday, June 10, 2020 3:24:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “By safeguarding this key destination tourism asset, we are also providing vital support to the Kaikōura community,” External link

Stuff Wednesday, June 10, 2020 3:21:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We are working closely with the tourism industry to help cushion the blow from COVID-19, support businesses and workers, and position the tourism sector for recovery,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, June 4, 2020 2:04:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “Without this support, it may not have been possible to preserve this key asset, so it was important to act fast. This investment will help safeguard and enable Discover Waitomo to retain a highly skilled workforce with specific skills and experience,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, June 4, 2020 2:04:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “This has occurred with Discover Waitomo and other businesses we’re currently in discussions with. We don’t want bureaucracy to get in the way of supporting businesses that need it. That’s why we’re able to announce funding for Discover Waitomo today, and we will make further announcements soon,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, June 4, 2020 2:04:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : ”The industry has been asking for this throughout my discussions with them. We’re investing in RTOs because they play an important role in supporting tourism. The restart, recovery and rebuilding of the sector will depend on capable and well-resourced regional organisations to lead and coordinate activities alongside the industry, stakeholders, Māori and communities,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, June 4, 2020 2:04:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “I am pleased to announce that the New Zealand Tourism Futures Taskforce will be led by co-chairs Mayor Steve Chadwick and Grant Webster as they both have a deep understanding of the sector,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, June 4, 2020 2:04:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “I’d like to thank the tourism industry for their constructive input and advice during this very difficult time, in particular the information they have provided to help shape this recovery package,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, June 4, 2020 2:04:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The funding also provides for additional health staff to help care for an increased number of prisoners with immediate health needs," External link

Stuff Thursday, May 14, 2020 12:40:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "KÅhanga Reo always have and always will play an important part in securing our future as MÄori. For too long they have not been acknowledged for the important role they play in educating our tamariki, in the revitalisation of our language and in improving the wellbeing of whÄnau," External link

voxy Thursday, May 14, 2020 6:31:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "COVID-19 has taught us that when the Government and MÄori work together, putting our people at the centre of everything we do, we can achieve great things together," External link

voxy Thursday, May 14, 2020 6:31:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "There were strong calls for further support for staff costs, the extension to the wage subsidy scheme announced today will also help businesses cover staffing costs and protect jobs, while we ramp up a domestic tourism campaign," "Tourism New Zealand has this week begun work to showcase New Zealand on social media promoting safe travel to New Zealanders. Further domestic activity will roll out soon, including a nationwide campaign" External link

newshub Thursday, May 14, 2020 5:47:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Some of these are at risk due to the effects of Covid-19 and if lost, could slow down either the national or regional recoveries," External link

Stuff Thursday, May 14, 2020 5:32:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Tourism New Zealand has this week begun work to showcase New Zealand on social media promoting safe travel to New Zealanders," "Further domestic activity will roll out soon, including a nationwide campaign" External link

Stuff Thursday, May 14, 2020 5:32:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "This targeted package will go over and above the Government’s broad-based support of businesses and workers, and reflects the importance of tourism to Aotearoa, our economy and our people," External link

voxy Thursday, May 14, 2020 5:28:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis says : "People will have to wait just a couple more days to see what's in it and how it will help them," External link

newshub Tuesday, May 12, 2020 11:15:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “Helping businesses adjust is something we need to look at,” External link

Stuff Friday, May 8, 2020 8:57:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I know, through the many conversations I’ve been having with those in the industry, how much they have needed to have domestic travel restrictions eased. Their calls have been listened to," External link

voxy Thursday, May 7, 2020 8:07:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "But, remember, COVID-19 is still out there and we need to play it safe. While many public venues will be open again at Alert Level 2, there will be restrictions in place around physical distancing and gatherings. Hospitality businesses should also keep customers seated, separated, and with a single server," External link

voxy Thursday, May 7, 2020 8:07:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Right now, Tourism New Zealand are working on something special to encourage Kiwis to experience what New Zealand has on offer and it will be ready to launch when it’s in the best interest for the industry and the country," External link

voxy Thursday, May 7, 2020 8:07:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “I know, through the many conversations I’ve been having with those in the industry, how much they have needed to have domestic travel restrictions eased. Their calls have been listened to,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, May 7, 2020 7:14:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “This means we can travel outside our region again, but we must ensure sure we keep building physical distancing and good personal hygiene measures into our daily lives, as these remain our key defences against the virus re-emerging,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, May 7, 2020 7:14:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “But, remember, COVID-19 is still out there and we need to play it safe. While many public venues will be open again at Alert Level 2, there will be restrictions in place around physical distancing and gatherings. Hospitality businesses should also keep customers seated, separated, and with a single server,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, May 7, 2020 7:14:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “Right now, Tourism New Zealand are working on something special to encourage Kiwis to experience what New Zealand has on offer and it will be ready to launch when it’s in the best interest for the industry and the country,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, May 7, 2020 7:14:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis responded : "I've been advised that there is no site-wide 23-hour lockdown in place" External link

newshub Friday, May 1, 2020 5:32:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have an opportunity to rethink the entire way we approach tourism to ensure that it will make New Zealand a more sustainable place, enrich the lives of all our people and deliver a sector which is financially self-sustaining in the longer term," External link

voxy Friday, April 24, 2020 6:51:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “Together they have reached out to over 600 businesses, received over 2000 calls via their 0800 number and provided technical advice to businesses needing specific guidance,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, April 18, 2020 1:34:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis told : "Corrections are continuing to ensure that the prisoners receive their minimum entitlements, but we have to realise that if there are some prisoners that aren't getting their minimum entitlements it's not like people are deliberately trying to be mean or deny them their rights," External link

newshub Thursday, April 16, 2020 11:41:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have an opportunity to rethink the entire way we approach tourism to ensure the country remains a sustainable tourism destination, with a phased approach due to international travel restrictions" External link

centreforaviation Wednesday, April 8, 2020 3:38:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "A post-COVID tourism industry will play an important role in New Zealand's economic recovery, but it will be different to the one that we are accustomed to. There will be new challenges, new opportunities and a new way of working," External link

nampa Wednesday, April 8, 2020 11:46:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We are committed to making learning from home accessible for tamariki, rangatahi and whÄnau in kÅhanga reo, puna reo, kura tuatahi, and wharekura," External link

voxy Wednesday, April 8, 2020 7:01:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Ki Te Ao MÄrama is a new online space that provides whÄnau with practical advice, guidance and resources to use with their tamariki. It’s also intended to support the learning plans prepared by teachers," External link

voxy Wednesday, April 8, 2020 7:01:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We are working with MÄori Television to provide educational te reo MÄori programmes to support learning from home. This is designed, but not limited to, helping areas where whÄnau don’t have access to the internet or devices," External link

voxy Wednesday, April 8, 2020 7:01:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Iwi radio has a wide reach into MÄori communities and we’re also exploring this as a platform to broadcast educational content to our learners," External link

voxy Wednesday, April 8, 2020 7:01:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We’re providing free learning packs with resources to support the lesson plans and activities provided by their kaiako to help tamariki learning at home in te reo MÄori," External link

voxy Wednesday, April 8, 2020 7:01:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "It’s important that MÄori whanau and learners have information and access to support their learning from home," External link

voxy Wednesday, April 8, 2020 7:01:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "There appears to have been a miscommunication there because I've been assured that Spring Hill in particular continues to receive and process property as per normal," "These are things that I can and I will take up with officials. We're trying our very best to make sure that prisons operate normally in very trying conditions" External link

newshub Wednesday, April 8, 2020 4:57:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have an opportunity to rethink the entire way we approach tourism to ensure that it will make New Zealand a more sustainable place, enrich the lives of all our people and deliver a sector which is financially self-sustaining in the longer term," External link

newshub Wednesday, April 8, 2020 4:08:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "prepared at a different time, for a different future" External link

newshub Wednesday, April 8, 2020 4:08:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "A post-Covid tourism industry will play an important role in New Zealand's economic recovery, but it will be different to the one that we are accustomed to. There will be new challenges, new opportunities and a new way of working," External link

nzherald Wednesday, April 8, 2020 3:30:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "This plan was prepared at a different time, for a different future. We are now looking at what aspects of the plan remain fit for purpose, and how the IVL can be best used to help rebuild the tourism industry as part of a restart package," "This has been an immensely challenging situation for our tourism industry" External link

nzherald Wednesday, April 8, 2020 3:30:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "A post-COVID tourism industry will play an important role in New Zealand’s economic recovery, but it will be different to the one that we are accustomed to. There will be new challenges, new opportunities and a new way of working," External link

voxy Wednesday, April 8, 2020 2:54:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "This plan was prepared at a different time, for a different future. We are now looking at what aspects of the plan remain fit for purpose, and how the IVL can be best used to help rebuild the tourism industry as part of a restart package," External link

voxy Wednesday, April 8, 2020 2:54:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "A post-COVID tourism industry will play an important role in New Zealand's economic recovery, but it will be different to the one that we are accustomed to. There will be new challenges, new opportunities and a new way of working," External link

nzherald Wednesday, April 8, 2020 2:39:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "This plan was prepared at a different time, for a different future. We are now looking at what aspects of the plan remain fit for purpose, and how the IVL can be best used to help rebuild the tourism industry as part of a restart package," External link

nzherald Wednesday, April 8, 2020 2:39:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I'm regularly briefed by Corrections on the measures they're taking to mitigate the risks posed by Covid-19. There have been no confirmed cases of Covid-19 in any of our prisons. I'm advised that any time a prisoner has displayed symptoms, they have been isolated as a precaution," External link

Stuff Wednesday, March 25, 2020 5:18:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Together an extra $1 million of funding will enable a needs assessment for MÄori businesses, and following this a MÄori business response plan will be produced and implemented," External link

voxy Sunday, March 22, 2020 3:15:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "It’s great to see iwi around Aotearoa stepping up to support their communities with their own local pandemic response plans," External link

voxy Sunday, March 22, 2020 3:15:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "It's great to see iwi around Aotearoa stepping up to support their communities with their own local pandemic response plans," External link

Stuff Sunday, March 22, 2020 2:10:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "When you're working on a plan with a long term view about how to best invest the $80 million a year the IVL brings in, it is going to take some time and it's important we get the investment plan right," External link

newshub Sunday, March 15, 2020 2:44:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “Tonight’s recipients are a credit to their whānau, their hapū, their iwi and to all of Aotearoa,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, March 12, 2020 2:28:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “By achieving academic excellence, by demonstrating leadership, and by positively contributing to the fabric of New Zealand society, they honour the memory of their tūpuna and the high price they paid for all New Zealanders,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, March 12, 2020 2:28:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “Ka whakamihi ahau ngā ākonga mōu ngā akoranga, mōu te meake nei,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, March 12, 2020 2:28:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Tonight’s recipients are a credit to their whÄnau, their hapÅ«, their iwi and to all of Aotearoa," External link

voxy Thursday, March 12, 2020 12:53:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "By achieving academic excellence, by demonstrating leadership, and by positively contributing to the fabric of New Zealand society, they honour the memory of their tūpuna and the high price they paid for all New Zealanders," External link

voxy Thursday, March 12, 2020 12:53:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Ka whakamihi ahau ngÄ Äkonga mÅu ngÄ akoranga, mÅu te meake nei," External link

voxy Thursday, March 12, 2020 12:53:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis told : "It was a very positive meeting and a good exchange of ideas and views," External link

tvnz Wednesday, February 26, 2020 6:40:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Those markets are still open. People are still visiting us from there, so we're looking to capitalise on that," External link

tvnz Wednesday, February 26, 2020 6:40:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Key markets are really North America and Australia," External link

newstalkzb Wednesday, February 26, 2020 12:26:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Key markets are really North America and Australia," External link

nzherald Tuesday, February 25, 2020 11:16:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis told : "We're making sure we can celebrate Maoridom," External link

illawarramercury Thursday, February 6, 2020 4:43:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis told : "We're making sure we can celebrate Maoridom," External link

bordermail Thursday, February 6, 2020 4:08:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis told : "We're making sure we can celebrate Maoridom," External link

portstephensexaminer Thursday, February 6, 2020 3:55:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "It is a finishing school for students who are already highly capable in te reo Māori. We are just putting the icing on the cake and making sure they are not just leaders for tomorrow but leaders for today" External link

Stuff Tuesday, February 4, 2020 9:37:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “This is the realisation of the moemoeā of many Māori for a long time,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, February 4, 2020 5:10:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “Students will realise an in-depth level of mātauranga Māori, a high level of te reo Māori and strong leadership skills. This is going to benefit their marae, iwi, communities, their own future opportunities – and all of New Zealand,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, February 4, 2020 5:10:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “Te Kawa Matakura will redefine what Māori success looks like and enable Māori achievement by investing in our leaders of tomorrow,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, February 4, 2020 5:10:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis described : ''It's an apt way to commemorate Dame Whina. It's 45 years since the Land March and it's a wonderful occasion not just for North Hokianga, but all of New Zealand.'' External link

nzherald Monday, February 3, 2020 8:58:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "This day for Dame Whina is long overdue. We’ve been working with the Cooper whÄnau and the Waipuna Marae Trust on this kaupapa for a long time, so it’s fantastic to be here recognising Dame Whina and the vast contribution she made through her life to Aotearoa and MÄori," External link

voxy Monday, February 3, 2020 12:35:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "This statue celebrates Dame Whina’s leadership, rangatiratanga and mana, and will serve as an ongoing testament to the legacy she left for all New Zealanders," External link

voxy Monday, February 3, 2020 12:35:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis told : "I can't believe Mick McCarthy has not included Shane in his squad for the last few internationals because he has so much to offer," External link

independent-ie Saturday, January 18, 2020 7:19:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We know educational success is higher for tamariki who learn in or through te reo MÄori. That’s why our Government is committed to every child having te reo MÄori in their learning by 2025," External link

voxy Monday, December 16, 2019 6:05:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Our Government has been investing to improve the freedom camping experience for everyone because we want to support our regions to thrive and our country to benefit from sustainable tourism growth," External link

voxy Sunday, December 1, 2019 11:27:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "With these things in place, I am confident councils, communities and campers have everything they need to have an enjoyable summer," External link

voxy Sunday, December 1, 2019 11:27:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I will catch a $1 billion fish every year, and distribute is across the regions," External link

nzherald Saturday, November 30, 2019 3:04:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Just random picking on various groups in society isn't going to change the whole system and that's what we're trying to do" External link

newshub Tuesday, November 26, 2019 7:35:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Tiaki is an important step forward in making our shared commitment to sustainable tourism loud and clear," External link

voxy Sunday, November 24, 2019 10:49:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “Our government is committed to reducing crime and reoffending, and giving people in our prisons every opportunity to get their lives on the right track. Programmes like this one, which help offenders into sustainable employment, are an important step in achieving those goals,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, November 18, 2019 11:37:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "You couldn't fill in a form so the judge had no option but to remand you in custody," External link

newshub Thursday, November 14, 2019 5:20:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis answered : "There wasn't the political will for there to be changes. No one thought it was possible," External link

newshub Thursday, November 14, 2019 5:20:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “Last year through Kōrero Mātauranga | Education Conversation, Māori teachers, parents, ākonga, whānau, hapū and iwi told us what they thought was most important in Māori education,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, November 12, 2019 3:01:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “Lifting achievement for Māori students is a priority for our Government and we have already taken practical steps to achieve this, through initiatives like and and our funding boost for With these reforms we are taking further steps to give practical effect to Te Tiriti o Waitangi and we will hold the system to account to deliver more and better for Māori,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, November 12, 2019 3:01:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “These changes represent a major reform of our education system,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, November 12, 2019 3:01:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Community work sentences are a great way for people to pay something positive back to society. There is a massive benefit to the wider community, with community work hours supporting activities being carried out by schools, councils, charities and iwi," External link

voxy Thursday, November 7, 2019 4:20:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The June fire was devastating for the whÄnau from Tapu Te Ranga and the local community. It’s great to see Corrections and the people they manage doing their bit to help as the marae embarks on this next chapter," External link

voxy Thursday, November 7, 2019 4:20:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The Year of Tourism has been mutually beneficial for both New Zealand and China, and the ceremony will be a celebration of manaakitanga (love), a value that both our countries share," External link

peopledaily Wednesday, November 6, 2019 9:08:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "This is an opportunity to showcase New Zealand, our people and culture to a wide and influential audience," External link

peopledaily Wednesday, November 6, 2019 9:08:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Canton Tower is an iconic location. Millions of people can see the Tower so this offers an amazing opportunity to promote Aotearoa," External link

peopledaily Wednesday, November 6, 2019 9:08:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Guangzhou has important tourism and trade links for New Zealand. I look forward to strengthening our relationship and promoting New Zealand while I'm there," External link

peopledaily Wednesday, November 6, 2019 9:08:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The Year of Tourism has been mutually beneficial for both New Zealand and China, and the ceremony will be a celebration of manaakitanga (love), a value that both our countries share," External link

xinhuanet_en Wednesday, November 6, 2019 7:20:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "This is an opportunity to showcase New Zealand, our people and culture to a wide and influential audience," External link

xinhuanet_en Wednesday, November 6, 2019 7:20:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Canton Tower is an iconic location. Millions of people can see the Tower so this offers an amazing opportunity to promote Aotearoa," External link

xinhuanet_en Wednesday, November 6, 2019 7:20:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Guangzhou has important tourism and trade links for New Zealand. I look forward to strengthening our relationship and promoting New Zealand while I'm there," External link

xinhuanet_en Wednesday, November 6, 2019 7:20:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The Year of Tourism has been mutually beneficial for both New Zealand and China, and the ceremony will be a celebration of manaakitanga, a value that both our countries share," External link

voxy Wednesday, November 6, 2019 12:25:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "This is an opportunity to showcase New Zealand, our people and culture to a wide and influential audience," External link

voxy Wednesday, November 6, 2019 12:25:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Our Government is committed to reducing crime and reoffending, and we know helping offenders into work is an important step in achieving this - but we can’t do it alone," External link

voxy Tuesday, October 29, 2019 2:24:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The expos support the work we’re doing through HÅkai Rangi - Corrections’ new strategy to break the cycle of reoffending and imprisonment," External link

voxy Tuesday, October 29, 2019 2:24:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The reference in the name of the Bill to ‘haeata’, meaning ‘dawn’, acknowledges our commitment to a new beginning for both the Parihaka community and the Crown," External link

voxy Thursday, October 24, 2019 12:10:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "It is truly an historic day for the relationship between Parihaka and the Crown," External link

voxy Thursday, October 24, 2019 12:10:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “The updated legislation enhances the safety of prisoners, victims and staff, while ensuring Corrections can manage people in prison humanely and in line with their individual needs,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, October 22, 2019 8:20:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We have added an explicit provision that allows for the withholding of prison mail that promotes or encourages hostility towards any group of people on the grounds set out in section 21 of the Human Rights Act,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, October 22, 2019 8:20:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “Despite the prison population peaking at 10,800 in March 2018, our work to make the system more effective has helped safely reduce this to around 10,000. This, along with accommodation builds underway, has significantly decreased the likelihood that Police jails will be needed in future,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, October 22, 2019 8:20:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We are improving the ‘Mothers with Babies’ regime. Mothers in prison will have the statutory right to appeal if their request to have a child placed in their custody is declined, meaning they will have a greater understanding of the opportunities available to have decisions about the placement of their children reconsidered,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, October 22, 2019 8:20:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Te Ahu o te Reo MÄori has always been about strengthening the education workforce to use te reo MÄori regularly and correctly, and I’m excited by the progress we’ve made so far," External link

voxy Thursday, October 17, 2019 5:46:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "It makes sense to take stock of the mahi and I’m hugely encouraged at this stage. If we can look back and say we’ve helped normalise the use of te reo in our classrooms, then I can’t see any reason why we shouldn’t continue," External link

voxy Thursday, October 17, 2019 5:46:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Tuia 250 is a national commemoration and an opportunity for honest conversations about the past, the present and how we navigate our shared future. That also means celebrating our voyaging histories and sharing those stories that haven’t been told to wider New Zealand before - and this is what we’ve seen over the last few days here in Gisborne," External link

voxy Monday, October 7, 2019 10:20:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis told : "I came into politics to make a difference for our people, our Māori people, and the incarceration rate of our people is something that cannot be tolerated anymore," External link

newshub Sunday, October 6, 2019 12:46:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “These same techniques were used by the crew of the va’a Fa’afaite to bring our friends here from Tahiti to join the Tuia 250 Voyage flotilla on its journey around New Zealand,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, October 5, 2019 3:09:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said ( about Commission ) : "We've said this is nothing to do with us. This is entirely an issue between the High Commission and the Turanga iwi. And what the High Commission has to say to Turanga iwi is entirely up to them" External link

Stuff Wednesday, October 2, 2019 4:07:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “TNZ leads the way in promoting New Zealand as a great place for people to visit. We’re in great hands as we tackle important tourism issues, like softening international growth, fierce competition and ensuring that tourism is sustainable,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, September 30, 2019 4:06:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “I am proud of the work TNZ has done, and I’m looking forward to seeing their continued success,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, September 30, 2019 4:06:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “In the lead up to Tuia 250 , it’s been a priority for our Government to ensure that Māori perspectives have rightful prominence, and that the communities, iwi and hapū at each landing site have the opportunity to share their unique history on a national stage,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, September 28, 2019 7:12:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “I also want to acknowledge all the planning and effort put in by communities in Whangaparāoa and all around the country to host activities planned for Tuia 250 ,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, September 28, 2019 7:12:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said ( about Strategy ) : “The Advisory Group plays a critical role in implementing our Government Tourism Strategy by making sure we get the most benefit from the IVL,” “They will provide focus, leadership and expertise to guide the IVL to where it will make the most impact, so our communities, visitors and the environment continue to benefit from tourism” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, September 26, 2019 1:25:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Today we’re celebrating the future role models for our MÄori and Pacific learners. They have already shown high academic achievement, leadership potential, and close links with their communities - and now this scholarship will support them to make a real difference for kids in the classroom," External link

voxy Friday, September 20, 2019 1:59:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I'm not responsible for the interpretation of what I say in Māori. It's a word that means both things ... What you're trying to do here is analyse our language and I'm not going to give you guys a language lesson," External link

nzherald Thursday, September 12, 2019 7:14:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis told ( about Akilisi Pohiva ) : "Pohiva was an elder statesman for the Pacific and a great friend for New Zealand," External link

afp-en Thursday, September 12, 2019 6:04:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The first action point outlined in HÅkai Rangi was to provide strong MÄori leadership within the Department. The newly developed role of Deputy Chief Executive - MÄori will ensure a dedicated MÄori voice at the top table, at all times," "Topia’s skills and experience will be instrumental in the Department’s work to improve outcomes for MÄori and their whÄnau, and reduce the over-representation of MÄori within the Corrections system" External link

voxy Tuesday, September 10, 2019 1:30:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “The demand for the first lot of Mōu Te Reo resources has been overwhelming. This upgrade – Mōu Te Reo 2.0 – will continue to support whānau and their tamariki to learn and enjoy te reo Māori as part of their everyday life,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, September 9, 2019 3:21:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “It’s not about learning te reo Māori suddenly being fashionable. We know te reo Māori leads to educational success for our Māori kids,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, September 9, 2019 3:21:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We know that having some tattoos, particularly on your face, particularly gang-related, or on your arms where they're visible, may be a barrier to achieving work," "We think it's appropriate that there is an opportunity for prisoners — if they wish — to have these tattoos removed, and help them reintegrate back into society and hopefully into work" External link

nzherald Sunday, September 8, 2019 9:02:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis says : "I would never say I was a fluent speaker of Māori," "I'm always conscious when I stand up to speak that I probably sound like somebody who's learned the language, but the big thing is I'm standing up and I'm using it" External link

newshub Sunday, September 8, 2019 10:30:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "This Programme will help the Government make progress on our goal to enrich New Zealand through sustainable tourism growth. As our largest export earner, tourism plays a pivotal role in the economy and so it’s important we are committed to attracting high-quality investment in the sector," "This also feeds into our New Zealand-Aotearoa Government Tourism Strategy as it helps strengthen our stewardship of the tourism system, supports our investment framework and has a specific focus on tourism attractions" External link

voxy Wednesday, September 4, 2019 7:04:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The education system is our most powerful lever for learning te reo MÄori, but we know from feedback that our rauemi MÄori are difficult to find on our existing websites. Kauwhata Reo will solve that issue by having a connected and cohesive pool of rauemi in one easy to find place that reflects te ao MÄori," External link

voxy Wednesday, September 4, 2019 5:59:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The Dashboard enables iwi leaders to make informed decisions about the education choices for MÄori students," External link

voxy Monday, September 2, 2019 2:53:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "It will help iwi with their planning around te reo MÄori, and skills and capability, as well as assist their relationships with schools and KÄhui Ako, tertiary education providers, local government and other iwi," "As it stands, this kind of information is released once a year and while I’m sure it’s helpful, it’s not available when iwi leaders really need it" External link

voxy Monday, September 2, 2019 2:53:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “Our Government wants to continue supporting our regions to thrive and to enrich our country through sustainable tourism growth. Part of this means providing critical funding to improve the freedom camping experience for everyone,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Sunday, September 1, 2019 5:42:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “Visitors and local communities alike will benefit from this investment. I’m looking forward to another successful summer,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Sunday, September 1, 2019 5:42:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Our Government wants to continue supporting our regions to thrive and to enrich our country through sustainable tourism growth. Part of this means providing critical funding to improve the freedom camping experience for everyone," External link

voxy Saturday, August 31, 2019 1:39:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Visitors and local communities alike will benefit from this investment. I’m looking forward to another successful summer," External link

voxy Saturday, August 31, 2019 1:39:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The biggest change HÅkai Rangi brings is the idea that we are now going to treat the person and not just their crime" External link

voxy Monday, August 19, 2019 5:40:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “The over-representation of Māori in our prisons is devastating to whānau, hapū, and iwi. Our Government is committed to taking action to fix this and with Hōkai Rangi we are making good progress on our plan,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, August 19, 2019 3:35:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “But perhaps the biggest change Hōkai Rangi brings is the idea that we are now going to treat the person – and not just their crime,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, August 19, 2019 3:35:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The over-representation of Māori in our prisons is devastating to whānau, hapū, and iwi. Our Government is committed to taking action to fix this," External link

newshub Monday, August 19, 2019 2:57:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The over-representation of MÄori in our prisons is devastating to whÄnau, hapÅ«, and iwi. Our Government is committed to taking action to fix this and with HÅkai Rangi we are making good progress on our plan," External link

voxy Monday, August 19, 2019 1:19:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis says : "I'm concerned that letter is out on the internet, you don't know how people who think like this guy may react," External link

newshub Thursday, August 15, 2019 10:21:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I'm very sorry that this has happened - absolutely," External link

newshub Thursday, August 15, 2019 10:21:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before, and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose,” External link

bostonglobe Thursday, August 15, 2019 1:42:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "That was two layers and it wasn't enough," "Chances are he will be able to send mail again. It depends on the content of the mail. We just don't know how people who think the same as him are going to respond to anything, even if he was to write the most innocuous letter. We have to be able to respond to all these issues" External link

Stuff Thursday, August 15, 2019 12:34:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again," External link

arkansasonline Thursday, August 15, 2019 12:10:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis says : "I'm concerned that letter is out on the internet, you don't know how people who think like this guy may react," External link

newshub Thursday, August 15, 2019 11:17:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I'm very sorry that this has happened - absolutely," External link

newshub Thursday, August 15, 2019 11:17:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis told : "I've asked corrections to look at the content of those other letters, but what we have done is we have put an immediate stop to any mail sent or received...," External link

news18 Thursday, August 15, 2019 7:05:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "That was two layers and it wasn't enough," External link

Stuff Thursday, August 15, 2019 6:46:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "That's how seriously we are taking it," External link

Stuff Thursday, August 15, 2019 6:46:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before - and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make," External link

9news Thursday, August 15, 2019 6:25:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before - and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make," External link

9news Thursday, August 15, 2019 5:19:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again,” External link

theepochtimes Thursday, August 15, 2019 4:32:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before—and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make,” External link

theepochtimes Thursday, August 15, 2019 4:32:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "we've never dealt with a prisoner like this before" External link

Stuff Thursday, August 15, 2019 3:27:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis told : "I've asked corrections to look at the content of those other letters, but what we have done is we have put an immediate stop to any mail sent or received...," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, August 15, 2019 2:03:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again," External link

japantoday Thursday, August 15, 2019 1:33:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before — and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make," External link

japantoday Thursday, August 15, 2019 1:33:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis says ( about Kelvin Davis ) : "Mr Davis has said this morning that New Zealand has never had a prisoner like this. Given that, he should have questioned his officials as soon as he was locked up about what procedures they had in place and been kept regularly updated. " External link

voxy Thursday, August 15, 2019 12:38:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before," External link

qt Wednesday, August 14, 2019 11:20:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I do not believe that Corrections should have allowed this letter to be sent, and I have sought assurances from them that there will be an enhanced process from now on," External link

newshub Wednesday, August 14, 2019 11:10:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I have made myself clear that this can not happen again," External link

tvnz Wednesday, August 14, 2019 10:19:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I do not believe that Corrections should have allowed this letter to be sent, and I have sought assurances from them that there will be an enhanced process from now on," External link

newshub Wednesday, August 14, 2019 10:09:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again," External link

fox13memphis Wednesday, August 14, 2019 9:44:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before - and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make," External link

fox13memphis Wednesday, August 14, 2019 9:44:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again," External link

telegraph Wednesday, August 14, 2019 8:22:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before - and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make," External link

telegraph Wednesday, August 14, 2019 8:22:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again," External link

aawsat Wednesday, August 14, 2019 5:26:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before - and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make," External link

aawsat Wednesday, August 14, 2019 5:26:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again,” External link

timesofisrael Wednesday, August 14, 2019 4:21:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before — and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make,” External link

timesofisrael Wednesday, August 14, 2019 4:21:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before — and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make," External link

CBC Wednesday, August 14, 2019 4:06:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before - and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make," External link

heart Wednesday, August 14, 2019 3:55:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before - and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make," External link

skynews Wednesday, August 14, 2019 3:48:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before — and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make,” External link

belfasttelegraph Wednesday, August 14, 2019 3:32:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before, and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose,” External link

nytimes Wednesday, August 14, 2019 3:24:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again,” External link

cknw Wednesday, August 14, 2019 3:20:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before – and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make,” External link

cknw Wednesday, August 14, 2019 3:20:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, August 14, 2019 2:48:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, August 14, 2019 2:48:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again,” External link

thehindu Wednesday, August 14, 2019 2:40:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before — and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make,” External link

thehindu Wednesday, August 14, 2019 2:40:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again," External link

wcnc Wednesday, August 14, 2019 2:35:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before — and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make," External link

wcnc Wednesday, August 14, 2019 2:35:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before,” External link

beat102103 Wednesday, August 14, 2019 2:24:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again," External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, August 14, 2019 2:15:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before — and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make," External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, August 14, 2019 2:15:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again," External link

khou Wednesday, August 14, 2019 2:12:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before — and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make," External link

khou Wednesday, August 14, 2019 2:12:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before - and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make," External link

yahoo-au Wednesday, August 14, 2019 2:08:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again,” External link

thedailybeast Wednesday, August 14, 2019 2:08:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again," External link

newswest9 Wednesday, August 14, 2019 1:59:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before — and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make," External link

newswest9 Wednesday, August 14, 2019 1:59:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again," External link

kgw Wednesday, August 14, 2019 1:56:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before — and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make," External link

kgw Wednesday, August 14, 2019 1:56:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before — and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make,” External link

independent-ie Wednesday, August 14, 2019 1:30:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make,” External link

chesterfirst Wednesday, August 14, 2019 1:30:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again," External link

watoday Wednesday, August 14, 2019 1:05:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before – and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make," External link

watoday Wednesday, August 14, 2019 1:05:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again," External link

smh Wednesday, August 14, 2019 1:01:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before – and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make," External link

smh Wednesday, August 14, 2019 1:01:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again," External link

theage Wednesday, August 14, 2019 12:57:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before – and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make," External link

theage Wednesday, August 14, 2019 12:57:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again,” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, August 14, 2019 12:26:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before — and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make,” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, August 14, 2019 12:26:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before, and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose,” External link

nytimes Wednesday, August 14, 2019 12:12:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis says : "I do not believe that Corrections should have allowed this letter to be sent and have sort assurances from them that there will be an enhanced process from now on," "I have made myself clear that this can not happen again" External link

newshub Wednesday, August 14, 2019 12:10:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I have made myself clear that this can not happen again," External link

tvnz Wednesday, August 14, 2019 11:13:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Corrections do have the right to withhold correspondence in accordance with the Act – and they have used this power to withhold some correspondence the prisoner has attempted to send, and some he was to receive," External link

tvnz Wednesday, August 14, 2019 11:13:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis says : "Just talking to people here at the conference, they say they have been through this before and there's ups and downs. They know in a couple of years time, the numbers will go up again as they have in the past," External link

newshub Wednesday, August 14, 2019 10:35:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “Our Government is making good progress on our plan to enrich New Zealand through sustainable tourism growth,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, August 14, 2019 6:37:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “I also want to acknowledge all the agencies and councils who have worked hard readying these projects for investment. This work has been underway for a while and it’s fantastic that the IVL can now move these projects forward,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, August 14, 2019 6:37:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Our Government is committed to reducing crime, and we know helping prisoners into employment decreases their likelihood of re-offending on release. Providing this support now can benefit everyone in the long-run," "We’re doing things differently to reduce re-offending, and for the first time Corrections career expos will also include a speed-recruiting session" External link

voxy Tuesday, August 13, 2019 6:10:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "What you're asking for is exactly what we're offering," External link

nzherald Tuesday, July 30, 2019 8:19:00 AM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
minister1.48%EN11/15/201715/11/2017
prime minister0.37%EN11/15/201715/11/2017
leader9.26%EN10/31/201731/10/2017
labour leader0.74%EN10/26/201726/10/2017
deputy5.19%EN10/19/201719/10/2017
labour deputy0.74%EN08/27/201727/08/2017
mp28.15%EN08/01/201701/08/2017
spokesman14.81%EN08/01/201701/08/2017
principal1.48%EN08/01/201701/08/2017
maori development spokesman0.37%EN08/01/201701/08/2017
spokesperson0.74%EN04/19/201719/04/2017
labour mp12.59%EN02/20/201720/02/2017
labour party mp1.85%EN02/11/201711/02/2017
green party mp0.74%EN02/11/201711/02/2017
spokesman for maori development0.37%EN01/25/201725/01/2017
opposition justice spokesman0.37%EN08/22/201622/08/2016
justice spokesman0.37%EN08/22/201622/08/2016
goalkeeper16.67%EN07/13/201613/07/2016
former goalkeeper0.37%EN07/13/201613/07/2016
troisième gardien de southampton0.37%FR07/07/201607/07/2016
captain2.96%EN02/23/201523/02/2015
Names Lang Count
Kelvin DavisEN99.81%
Kelvin DavisFR0.19%


 
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Kelvin Davis said : "As a teacher and school principal in Northland I worked with many children who were doing it tough. I’ve seen first-hand how strong young people can overcome struggles through hard work, determination and the support of their whÄnau and communities," External link

voxy Wednesday, December 2, 2020 6:29:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Today is a celebration not only of our Award winners’ success but also an acknowledgement of all the people that have supported them to get where they are today," External link

voxy Wednesday, December 2, 2020 6:29:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We've delivered more public housing places than any other government for decades, and increased investment in wraparound services to support those who are homeless, and in programmes to help prevent people becoming homeless in the first place," "Everyone in New Zealand, no matter where they live, has the right to live in warm, dry, healthy homes, whether we rent or own our homes" External link

nzherald Tuesday, December 1, 2020 8:32:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "It's the job of Ministers to use their judgment, weighing up all the advice against a range of different priorities, otherwise we'd just have bureaucrats running the country, not elected officials," "We had to adapt the type sort of support we were providing to make sure it was targeted, that it was sustainable, and it had the biggest impact possible for the long term health of the tourism sector" External link

Stuff Friday, November 27, 2020 7:56:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I thought it was heart-wrenching," External link

newshub Thursday, November 26, 2020 9:13:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "It would be inappropriate for me to comment on Whanau Ora just like it would be inappropriate for other ministers to speak about Oranga Tamariki," "He's a Cabinet minister but I think everyone knows that a minister speaks about their own portfolios" External link

newshub Thursday, November 26, 2020 9:13:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis told : "I was disturbed by what I saw," External link

nzherald Thursday, November 26, 2020 5:54:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Nothing like this has ever been tried in our education system before," External link

voxy Tuesday, November 24, 2020 8:45:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Our Government is committed to improving the outcomes and experience of Äkonga MÄori and their whÄnau," External link

voxy Tuesday, November 24, 2020 8:45:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis told : "Without a doubt, there are issues with the way New Zealand treats its children," External link

newshub Saturday, November 7, 2020 12:53:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis told : "I came into politics for two reasons - one to represent Te Tai Tokerau, and the other, to make a difference for Māori," External link

newshub Monday, November 2, 2020 11:29:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis added : "We are very proud to be here representing Māori and as you can see our portfolios are very diverse," External link

newshub Monday, November 2, 2020 9:22:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis told : "I have made the decision not to seek the role of Deputy Prime Minister," External link

newshub Monday, November 2, 2020 9:22:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We're very happy with the level of representation we have now," External link

nzherald Monday, November 2, 2020 7:53:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We're very happy with the level of [Maori] representation we have now," "This Government has the interests of Maoridom at heart" External link

nzherald Monday, November 2, 2020 3:45:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “I have made the decision not to seek the role of deputy prime minister but will look to remain as deputy leader of the Labour Party,” External link

Stuff Monday, November 2, 2020 1:43:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis recalls : “They’d say: what’s a men’s body-positivity blog?” External link

guardian Sunday, October 25, 2020 3:38:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis says : “There’s been some change, but I feel like nothing’s changed as far as the conversation goes. The conversation I’m having with you right now is the same one I had, like, four years ago,” External link

guardian Sunday, October 25, 2020 3:38:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “The Government does not support the establishment of private-run prisons in New Zealand, no matter who the private operator may be, however the over-representation of Māori in our prison system has been a focus for the Government in the Corrections portfolio, and we have undertaken significant work to address this,” External link

Stuff Friday, October 23, 2020 9:37:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Any decision around roles and responsibilities are yet to be made. Really, that's all I'm going to say about it," External link

nzherald Tuesday, October 20, 2020 8:12:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Any decisions around roles and responsibilities are yet to be made," External link

newshub Tuesday, October 20, 2020 8:19:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "It was a flow-on from a speech I gave at our conference last year in Whanganui," "It was a bit of light-hearted fun. All the material was provided by the National Party, I was really just holding up a mirror reflecting their words and actions" External link

newshub Sunday, October 18, 2020 11:38:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "This is about building better outcomes for women in prison, improving rehabilitation and reintegration and breaking the intergenerational cycle of MÄori reoffending so there are fewer victims of crime," External link

voxy Friday, October 9, 2020 3:40:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “At this stage no new applications can be made or reconsiderations of original decisions undertaken,” External link

Stuff Thursday, October 8, 2020 7:54:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Also doing things like making apprenticeships free for next couple of years because we know that people will be losing their jobs, they will probably want to re-train, and if we've got all these infrastructure projects going, then they can have actual real jobs to go to," External link

nzherald Wednesday, September 30, 2020 8:35:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “Recent Qualmark analysis of 700 tourism businesses found more than half needed support with digital capability. This investment in digital tools and training will help tourism businesses develop digital strategies, increase their visibility and appeal, and tap into new markets,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, September 24, 2020 12:47:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “This funding will make a real difference and builds on the support we’re delivering through the Tourism Transitions Programme, which has already provided business support and advice to over 1,500 tourism businesses impacted by COVID-19,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, September 24, 2020 12:47:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We've always been upfront as a Government to say that we can't support every business and every job. People said that we were mainly going to focus mainly on the big end of town, and now we're getting criticised saying that we're supporting too many small businesses," "We think that we've got it right. We had criteria, we had a process and the process had three layers of scrutiny, and ultimately the Tourism Recovery Ministers - there are about five of us - we had to make the decisions as to where that money's going to go" External link

newshub Sunday, September 20, 2020 9:16:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "There are tens of thousands of businesses that rely on tourism and to try and support every single tourism business is, quite frankly, unsustainable," "I stand by this Government's response, our broad-based response as well as our targeted response for the tourism sector" External link

newshub Sunday, September 20, 2020 9:16:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I think that the process that we followed was transparent, it was applied fairly. We had the criteria, we had the layers of scrutiny and the tourism recovery ministers made the decisions" External link

Stuff Wednesday, September 16, 2020 1:53:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “The education system has not always served Māori well, but this Government is determined to deliver an environment that treasures and champions Māori culture, values and voices. Working with Te Wānanga o Raukawa to tackle its concerns, as detailed in the WAI 2698 claim, will help deliver a better system for the benefit of Māori learners,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, September 15, 2020 2:58:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “The $8 million in new funding announced today reflects the importance this Government places on the wānanga sector in general and the ability of Te Wānanga o Raukawa to continue delivering on its mission for Māori learners, while also meeting its commitment to work with the Crown on a long-term solution,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, September 15, 2020 2:58:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The more teachers and leaders using te reo MÄori correctly every day, the better," External link

voxy Monday, September 14, 2020 3:45:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "This will strengthen the capability and confidence of up to 40,000 of our education workforce to successfully integrate te reo MÄori into all students’ learning," External link

voxy Monday, September 14, 2020 3:45:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “I acknowledge the bravery, service and legacy of the 28th Māori Battalion. Epineha epitomised the values of the Battalion and continued throughout his life to work in service to his people and community,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, September 14, 2020 2:41:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “Epineha will be remembered and sorely missed by the Board members, the education whānau and generations of Ngārimu VC and 28 th (Māori Battalion) Scholarship recipients,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, September 14, 2020 2:41:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I acknowledge the bravery, service and legacy of the 28th Māori Battalion. Epineha epitomised the values of the Battalion and continued throughout his life to work in service to his people and community," External link

voxy Friday, September 11, 2020 11:01:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We are supporting the events sector as Tourism New Zealand advice indicates that up to one third of domestic travel is primarily driven by people looking to take part in events,” External link

Stuff Thursday, September 10, 2020 3:38:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Making New Zealand history compulsory in schools, support for land wars commemoration and unveiling a statue to acknowledge Dame Whina Cooper have all helped to give a voice to a history, people and culture," External link

voxy Monday, September 7, 2020 6:37:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We will work with Matariki experts to design and determine the appropriate dates for the public holiday, but we expect it will always fall on a Monday or a Friday," External link

voxy Monday, September 7, 2020 6:37:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We will work with Matariki experts to design and determine the appropriate dates for the public holiday, but we expect it will always fall on a Monday or a Friday,” External link

Stuff Monday, September 7, 2020 4:59:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The Government needs to share its plan for New Zealanders trying to recover up to $2 billion of travel funds from overseas given the people working hard for those New Zealanders, our travel operators, will run out of support when the wage subsidy ends. " External link

voxy Wednesday, August 5, 2020 7:49:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The cost is what the cost is," External link

newstalkzb Tuesday, August 4, 2020 1:01:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The cost is what the cost is," External link

nzherald Tuesday, August 4, 2020 11:58:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The main purpose of the independent Tourism Futures Taskforce is to lead the thinking on the future of tourism in New Zealand," External link

voxy Sunday, August 2, 2020 11:28:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "They will advise government on what changes we can make to the tourism system, so that tourism enriches Aotearoa and the wellbeing of New Zealanders," External link

voxy Sunday, August 2, 2020 11:28:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “They will advise the government on what changes we can make to the tourism system, so that tourism enriches Aotearoa and the wellbeing of New Zealanders,” External link

Stuff Saturday, August 1, 2020 7:35:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “With the investment announced today, coupled with the expertise of the taskforce, I’m confident that Aotearoa’s tourism industry is in a good place for the future,” External link

Stuff Saturday, August 1, 2020 7:35:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The package will support tourism operators of all sizes and types including MÄori cultural attractions, adventure activities, scenic tours, and zoos, aquariums and wildlife encounters across Aotearoa," External link

voxy Friday, July 31, 2020 11:39:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Through the Strategic Tourism Assets Protection Programme, we have approved support for 126 tourism businesses including 18 MÄori tourism businesses that will help secure jobs and boost business at this incredibly tough time," External link

voxy Friday, July 31, 2020 11:39:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Our country’s 31 RTOs do a great job contributing to their regional economies and play an important role in supporting the tourism system. In June we announced up to $20.2 million would be available to them, and following the application process, I’m pleased to announce all the RTOs have had their funding confirmed," External link

voxy Tuesday, July 28, 2020 2:24:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “This investment means between 2,000 and 3,000 small and medium tourism businesses will get access to a wide range of expertise through the Regional Business Partners network,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, July 21, 2020 3:29:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We developed the Tourism Transitions Programme because we received strong feedback from the sector that operators needed access to expert advice about the domestic market and how to adapt their business to suit the world they are now operating in,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, July 21, 2020 3:29:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "With Te Aho NgÄrahu local MÄori storytellers get to tell their stories in their way and in the process develop an educational resource for long term use. At the same time, Äkonga and students, both MÄori and non-MÄori, get to build their knowledge and understanding of local history, through the eyes of MÄori," External link

voxy Monday, July 20, 2020 9:43:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "These refreshed strategies set out the actions the Ministry of Education and education agencies will undertake to enable MÄori to enjoy education success as MÄori," External link

voxy Monday, July 20, 2020 9:43:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The only thing untenable is putting people at risk when you know better" External link

newstalkzb Sunday, July 5, 2020 4:55:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The only thing untenable is putting people at risk when you know better" External link

nzherald Sunday, July 5, 2020 4:44:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "So Minister Sage and I agreed to review the IVL investment plan and then, of course, Covid happened and the world has changed so we will be looking at that investment plan and we'll be making decisions in the future," "International tourism will start again at some time in the future and we still need to make sure we have funding there to invest in those long term, sustainable tourism and conservation projects" External link

newstalkzb Friday, July 3, 2020 5:20:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis told : "The Government had two options when dealing with parolees and their community service sentences. One was to extend the amount of time the parolee had to complete their community service, the other was to wipe off hours and reduce the sentence. " External link

voxy Thursday, July 2, 2020 7:26:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "So Minister Sage and I agreed to review the IVL investment plan and then, of course, Covid happened and the world has changed so we will be looking at that investment plan and we'll be making decisions in the future," "International tourism will start again at some time in the future and we still need to make sure we have funding there to invest in those long term, sustainable tourism and conservation projects" External link

nzherald Thursday, July 2, 2020 6:04:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We know tourism businesses are doing it tough with the borders closed for international visitors. In addition to the billions invested through the wage subsidy and other business support, this latest funding will help to keep these operators afloat” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, June 26, 2020 7:51:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We know tourism businesses are doing it tough with the borders closed for international visitors. In addition to the billions invested through the wage subsidy and other business support, this latest funding will help to keep these operators afloat" External link

voxy Friday, June 26, 2020 7:12:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “By supporting AJ Hackett Bungy, we’re protecting a world-famous tourism asset as well as the flow-on benefits that an iconic tourism attraction brings to a local community,” External link

aap-au Thursday, June 25, 2020 4:45:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "By supporting AJ Hackett Bungy, we're protecting a world-famous tourism asset as well as the flow-on benefits that an iconic tourism attraction brings to a local community," "AJ Hackett Bungy has been giving thrill-seekers exhilarating experiences for more than 30 years. With our borders closed to protect us from COVID-19, the downturn in visitor numbers is felt far and wide, not only by the operator but also by other local businesses who cater to visitors through accommodation, hospitality and retail" External link

newshub Wednesday, June 24, 2020 8:45:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "By supporting AJ Hackett Bungy, we’re protecting a world-famous tourism asset as well as the flow-on benefits that an iconic tourism attraction brings to a local community," "AJ Hackett Bungy has been giving thrill-seekers exhilarating experiences for more than 30 years. With our borders closed to protect us from COVID-19, the downturn in visitor numbers is felt far and wide, not only by the operator but also by other local businesses who cater to visitors through accommodation, hospitality and retail" External link

voxy Wednesday, June 24, 2020 5:23:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We’re committed to the tourism industry’s recovery, which is why our $400 million Tourism Sector Recovery Package is so important," External link

voxy Wednesday, June 24, 2020 5:23:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "By supporting AJ Hackett Bungy, we're protecting a world-famous tourism asset as well as the flow-on benefits that an iconic tourism attraction brings to a local community," External link

bordermail Wednesday, June 24, 2020 5:05:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “By supporting AJ Hackett Bungy, we’re protecting a world-famous tourism asset as well as the flow-on benefits that an iconic tourism attraction brings to a local community,” External link

Stuff Wednesday, June 24, 2020 4:49:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis replied : "What's the message that sends to the victims of crime?" External link

newshub Thursday, June 18, 2020 7:32:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis replied : "That the offenders will continue to do the rest of the hours on their sentence" External link

newshub Thursday, June 18, 2020 7:32:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis replied : "No, that's not the case, they did not get off free, they had some hours remitted, they have to fulfil the rest of their hours" External link

newshub Thursday, June 18, 2020 7:32:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We've had conversations about what the demand side may look like and events could be part of it," External link

newshub Wednesday, June 10, 2020 10:56:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis says : "What we've done so far is look at businesses who supply opportunities for NZ visitors," External link

newshub Wednesday, June 10, 2020 9:52:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis says : "What we've done so far is look at businesses who supply opportunities for NZ visitors," External link

newshub Wednesday, June 10, 2020 5:37:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “By safeguarding this key destination tourism asset, we are also providing vital support to the Kaikōura community,” External link

Stuff Wednesday, June 10, 2020 5:35:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Whale Watch KaikÅura is one of New Zealand’s best-known, iconic tourism businesses, providing millions of people up-close whale encounters for more than 30 years - supporting hundreds of jobs and other sectors," External link

voxy Wednesday, June 10, 2020 5:03:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "When forming our recovery package, we carefully considered input from the industry. There were strong calls for tailored support for key attractions, services, businesses and facilities," External link

voxy Wednesday, June 10, 2020 5:03:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Whale Watch KaikÅura is one of New Zealand’s best-known, iconic tourism businesses, providing millions of people up-close whale encounters for more than 30 years - supporting hundreds of jobs and other sectors," External link

voxy Wednesday, June 10, 2020 3:56:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "When forming our recovery package, we carefully considered input from the industry. There were strong calls for tailored support for key attractions, services, businesses and facilities," External link

voxy Wednesday, June 10, 2020 3:56:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We will continue to work with tourism operators to protect those assets that are vital to our sector's recovery and our economic rebuild," External link

nzherald Wednesday, June 10, 2020 3:24:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “By safeguarding this key destination tourism asset, we are also providing vital support to the Kaikōura community,” External link

Stuff Wednesday, June 10, 2020 3:21:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We are working closely with the tourism industry to help cushion the blow from COVID-19, support businesses and workers, and position the tourism sector for recovery,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, June 4, 2020 2:04:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “Without this support, it may not have been possible to preserve this key asset, so it was important to act fast. This investment will help safeguard and enable Discover Waitomo to retain a highly skilled workforce with specific skills and experience,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, June 4, 2020 2:04:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “This has occurred with Discover Waitomo and other businesses we’re currently in discussions with. We don’t want bureaucracy to get in the way of supporting businesses that need it. That’s why we’re able to announce funding for Discover Waitomo today, and we will make further announcements soon,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, June 4, 2020 2:04:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : ”The industry has been asking for this throughout my discussions with them. We’re investing in RTOs because they play an important role in supporting tourism. The restart, recovery and rebuilding of the sector will depend on capable and well-resourced regional organisations to lead and coordinate activities alongside the industry, stakeholders, Māori and communities,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, June 4, 2020 2:04:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “I am pleased to announce that the New Zealand Tourism Futures Taskforce will be led by co-chairs Mayor Steve Chadwick and Grant Webster as they both have a deep understanding of the sector,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, June 4, 2020 2:04:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “I’d like to thank the tourism industry for their constructive input and advice during this very difficult time, in particular the information they have provided to help shape this recovery package,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, June 4, 2020 2:04:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The funding also provides for additional health staff to help care for an increased number of prisoners with immediate health needs," External link

Stuff Thursday, May 14, 2020 12:40:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "KÅhanga Reo always have and always will play an important part in securing our future as MÄori. For too long they have not been acknowledged for the important role they play in educating our tamariki, in the revitalisation of our language and in improving the wellbeing of whÄnau," External link

voxy Thursday, May 14, 2020 6:31:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "COVID-19 has taught us that when the Government and MÄori work together, putting our people at the centre of everything we do, we can achieve great things together," External link

voxy Thursday, May 14, 2020 6:31:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "There were strong calls for further support for staff costs, the extension to the wage subsidy scheme announced today will also help businesses cover staffing costs and protect jobs, while we ramp up a domestic tourism campaign," "Tourism New Zealand has this week begun work to showcase New Zealand on social media promoting safe travel to New Zealanders. Further domestic activity will roll out soon, including a nationwide campaign" External link

newshub Thursday, May 14, 2020 5:47:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Some of these are at risk due to the effects of Covid-19 and if lost, could slow down either the national or regional recoveries," External link

Stuff Thursday, May 14, 2020 5:32:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Tourism New Zealand has this week begun work to showcase New Zealand on social media promoting safe travel to New Zealanders," "Further domestic activity will roll out soon, including a nationwide campaign" External link

Stuff Thursday, May 14, 2020 5:32:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "This targeted package will go over and above the Government’s broad-based support of businesses and workers, and reflects the importance of tourism to Aotearoa, our economy and our people," External link

voxy Thursday, May 14, 2020 5:28:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis says : "People will have to wait just a couple more days to see what's in it and how it will help them," External link

newshub Tuesday, May 12, 2020 11:15:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “Helping businesses adjust is something we need to look at,” External link

Stuff Friday, May 8, 2020 8:57:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I know, through the many conversations I’ve been having with those in the industry, how much they have needed to have domestic travel restrictions eased. Their calls have been listened to," External link

voxy Thursday, May 7, 2020 8:07:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "But, remember, COVID-19 is still out there and we need to play it safe. While many public venues will be open again at Alert Level 2, there will be restrictions in place around physical distancing and gatherings. Hospitality businesses should also keep customers seated, separated, and with a single server," External link

voxy Thursday, May 7, 2020 8:07:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Right now, Tourism New Zealand are working on something special to encourage Kiwis to experience what New Zealand has on offer and it will be ready to launch when it’s in the best interest for the industry and the country," External link

voxy Thursday, May 7, 2020 8:07:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “I know, through the many conversations I’ve been having with those in the industry, how much they have needed to have domestic travel restrictions eased. Their calls have been listened to,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, May 7, 2020 7:14:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “This means we can travel outside our region again, but we must ensure sure we keep building physical distancing and good personal hygiene measures into our daily lives, as these remain our key defences against the virus re-emerging,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, May 7, 2020 7:14:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “But, remember, COVID-19 is still out there and we need to play it safe. While many public venues will be open again at Alert Level 2, there will be restrictions in place around physical distancing and gatherings. Hospitality businesses should also keep customers seated, separated, and with a single server,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, May 7, 2020 7:14:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “Right now, Tourism New Zealand are working on something special to encourage Kiwis to experience what New Zealand has on offer and it will be ready to launch when it’s in the best interest for the industry and the country,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, May 7, 2020 7:14:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis responded : "I've been advised that there is no site-wide 23-hour lockdown in place" External link

newshub Friday, May 1, 2020 5:32:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have an opportunity to rethink the entire way we approach tourism to ensure that it will make New Zealand a more sustainable place, enrich the lives of all our people and deliver a sector which is financially self-sustaining in the longer term," External link

voxy Friday, April 24, 2020 6:51:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “Together they have reached out to over 600 businesses, received over 2000 calls via their 0800 number and provided technical advice to businesses needing specific guidance,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, April 18, 2020 1:34:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis told : "Corrections are continuing to ensure that the prisoners receive their minimum entitlements, but we have to realise that if there are some prisoners that aren't getting their minimum entitlements it's not like people are deliberately trying to be mean or deny them their rights," External link

newshub Thursday, April 16, 2020 11:41:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have an opportunity to rethink the entire way we approach tourism to ensure the country remains a sustainable tourism destination, with a phased approach due to international travel restrictions" External link

centreforaviation Wednesday, April 8, 2020 3:38:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "A post-COVID tourism industry will play an important role in New Zealand's economic recovery, but it will be different to the one that we are accustomed to. There will be new challenges, new opportunities and a new way of working," External link

nampa Wednesday, April 8, 2020 11:46:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We are committed to making learning from home accessible for tamariki, rangatahi and whÄnau in kÅhanga reo, puna reo, kura tuatahi, and wharekura," External link

voxy Wednesday, April 8, 2020 7:01:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Ki Te Ao MÄrama is a new online space that provides whÄnau with practical advice, guidance and resources to use with their tamariki. It’s also intended to support the learning plans prepared by teachers," External link

voxy Wednesday, April 8, 2020 7:01:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We are working with MÄori Television to provide educational te reo MÄori programmes to support learning from home. This is designed, but not limited to, helping areas where whÄnau don’t have access to the internet or devices," External link

voxy Wednesday, April 8, 2020 7:01:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Iwi radio has a wide reach into MÄori communities and we’re also exploring this as a platform to broadcast educational content to our learners," External link

voxy Wednesday, April 8, 2020 7:01:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We’re providing free learning packs with resources to support the lesson plans and activities provided by their kaiako to help tamariki learning at home in te reo MÄori," External link

voxy Wednesday, April 8, 2020 7:01:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "It’s important that MÄori whanau and learners have information and access to support their learning from home," External link

voxy Wednesday, April 8, 2020 7:01:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "There appears to have been a miscommunication there because I've been assured that Spring Hill in particular continues to receive and process property as per normal," "These are things that I can and I will take up with officials. We're trying our very best to make sure that prisons operate normally in very trying conditions" External link

newshub Wednesday, April 8, 2020 4:57:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have an opportunity to rethink the entire way we approach tourism to ensure that it will make New Zealand a more sustainable place, enrich the lives of all our people and deliver a sector which is financially self-sustaining in the longer term," External link

newshub Wednesday, April 8, 2020 4:08:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "prepared at a different time, for a different future" External link

newshub Wednesday, April 8, 2020 4:08:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "A post-Covid tourism industry will play an important role in New Zealand's economic recovery, but it will be different to the one that we are accustomed to. There will be new challenges, new opportunities and a new way of working," External link

nzherald Wednesday, April 8, 2020 3:30:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "This plan was prepared at a different time, for a different future. We are now looking at what aspects of the plan remain fit for purpose, and how the IVL can be best used to help rebuild the tourism industry as part of a restart package," "This has been an immensely challenging situation for our tourism industry" External link

nzherald Wednesday, April 8, 2020 3:30:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "A post-COVID tourism industry will play an important role in New Zealand’s economic recovery, but it will be different to the one that we are accustomed to. There will be new challenges, new opportunities and a new way of working," External link

voxy Wednesday, April 8, 2020 2:54:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "This plan was prepared at a different time, for a different future. We are now looking at what aspects of the plan remain fit for purpose, and how the IVL can be best used to help rebuild the tourism industry as part of a restart package," External link

voxy Wednesday, April 8, 2020 2:54:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "A post-COVID tourism industry will play an important role in New Zealand's economic recovery, but it will be different to the one that we are accustomed to. There will be new challenges, new opportunities and a new way of working," External link

nzherald Wednesday, April 8, 2020 2:39:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "This plan was prepared at a different time, for a different future. We are now looking at what aspects of the plan remain fit for purpose, and how the IVL can be best used to help rebuild the tourism industry as part of a restart package," External link

nzherald Wednesday, April 8, 2020 2:39:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I'm regularly briefed by Corrections on the measures they're taking to mitigate the risks posed by Covid-19. There have been no confirmed cases of Covid-19 in any of our prisons. I'm advised that any time a prisoner has displayed symptoms, they have been isolated as a precaution," External link

Stuff Wednesday, March 25, 2020 5:18:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Together an extra $1 million of funding will enable a needs assessment for MÄori businesses, and following this a MÄori business response plan will be produced and implemented," External link

voxy Sunday, March 22, 2020 3:15:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "It’s great to see iwi around Aotearoa stepping up to support their communities with their own local pandemic response plans," External link

voxy Sunday, March 22, 2020 3:15:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "It's great to see iwi around Aotearoa stepping up to support their communities with their own local pandemic response plans," External link

Stuff Sunday, March 22, 2020 2:10:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "When you're working on a plan with a long term view about how to best invest the $80 million a year the IVL brings in, it is going to take some time and it's important we get the investment plan right," External link

newshub Sunday, March 15, 2020 2:44:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “Tonight’s recipients are a credit to their whānau, their hapū, their iwi and to all of Aotearoa,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, March 12, 2020 2:28:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “By achieving academic excellence, by demonstrating leadership, and by positively contributing to the fabric of New Zealand society, they honour the memory of their tūpuna and the high price they paid for all New Zealanders,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, March 12, 2020 2:28:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “Ka whakamihi ahau ngā ākonga mōu ngā akoranga, mōu te meake nei,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, March 12, 2020 2:28:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Tonight’s recipients are a credit to their whÄnau, their hapÅ«, their iwi and to all of Aotearoa," External link

voxy Thursday, March 12, 2020 12:53:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "By achieving academic excellence, by demonstrating leadership, and by positively contributing to the fabric of New Zealand society, they honour the memory of their tūpuna and the high price they paid for all New Zealanders," External link

voxy Thursday, March 12, 2020 12:53:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Ka whakamihi ahau ngÄ Äkonga mÅu ngÄ akoranga, mÅu te meake nei," External link

voxy Thursday, March 12, 2020 12:53:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis told : "It was a very positive meeting and a good exchange of ideas and views," External link

tvnz Wednesday, February 26, 2020 6:40:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Those markets are still open. People are still visiting us from there, so we're looking to capitalise on that," External link

tvnz Wednesday, February 26, 2020 6:40:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Key markets are really North America and Australia," External link

newstalkzb Wednesday, February 26, 2020 12:26:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Key markets are really North America and Australia," External link

nzherald Tuesday, February 25, 2020 11:16:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis told : "We're making sure we can celebrate Maoridom," External link

illawarramercury Thursday, February 6, 2020 4:43:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis told : "We're making sure we can celebrate Maoridom," External link

bordermail Thursday, February 6, 2020 4:08:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis told : "We're making sure we can celebrate Maoridom," External link

portstephensexaminer Thursday, February 6, 2020 3:55:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "It is a finishing school for students who are already highly capable in te reo Māori. We are just putting the icing on the cake and making sure they are not just leaders for tomorrow but leaders for today" External link

Stuff Tuesday, February 4, 2020 9:37:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “This is the realisation of the moemoeā of many Māori for a long time,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, February 4, 2020 5:10:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “Students will realise an in-depth level of mātauranga Māori, a high level of te reo Māori and strong leadership skills. This is going to benefit their marae, iwi, communities, their own future opportunities – and all of New Zealand,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, February 4, 2020 5:10:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “Te Kawa Matakura will redefine what Māori success looks like and enable Māori achievement by investing in our leaders of tomorrow,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, February 4, 2020 5:10:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis described : ''It's an apt way to commemorate Dame Whina. It's 45 years since the Land March and it's a wonderful occasion not just for North Hokianga, but all of New Zealand.'' External link

nzherald Monday, February 3, 2020 8:58:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "This day for Dame Whina is long overdue. We’ve been working with the Cooper whÄnau and the Waipuna Marae Trust on this kaupapa for a long time, so it’s fantastic to be here recognising Dame Whina and the vast contribution she made through her life to Aotearoa and MÄori," External link

voxy Monday, February 3, 2020 12:35:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "This statue celebrates Dame Whina’s leadership, rangatiratanga and mana, and will serve as an ongoing testament to the legacy she left for all New Zealanders," External link

voxy Monday, February 3, 2020 12:35:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis told : "I can't believe Mick McCarthy has not included Shane in his squad for the last few internationals because he has so much to offer," External link

independent-ie Saturday, January 18, 2020 7:19:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We know educational success is higher for tamariki who learn in or through te reo MÄori. That’s why our Government is committed to every child having te reo MÄori in their learning by 2025," External link

voxy Monday, December 16, 2019 6:05:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Our Government has been investing to improve the freedom camping experience for everyone because we want to support our regions to thrive and our country to benefit from sustainable tourism growth," External link

voxy Sunday, December 1, 2019 11:27:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "With these things in place, I am confident councils, communities and campers have everything they need to have an enjoyable summer," External link

voxy Sunday, December 1, 2019 11:27:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I will catch a $1 billion fish every year, and distribute is across the regions," External link

nzherald Saturday, November 30, 2019 3:04:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Just random picking on various groups in society isn't going to change the whole system and that's what we're trying to do" External link

newshub Tuesday, November 26, 2019 7:35:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Tiaki is an important step forward in making our shared commitment to sustainable tourism loud and clear," External link

voxy Sunday, November 24, 2019 10:49:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “Our government is committed to reducing crime and reoffending, and giving people in our prisons every opportunity to get their lives on the right track. Programmes like this one, which help offenders into sustainable employment, are an important step in achieving those goals,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, November 18, 2019 11:37:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "You couldn't fill in a form so the judge had no option but to remand you in custody," External link

newshub Thursday, November 14, 2019 5:20:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis answered : "There wasn't the political will for there to be changes. No one thought it was possible," External link

newshub Thursday, November 14, 2019 5:20:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “Last year through Kōrero Mātauranga | Education Conversation, Māori teachers, parents, ākonga, whānau, hapū and iwi told us what they thought was most important in Māori education,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, November 12, 2019 3:01:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “Lifting achievement for Māori students is a priority for our Government and we have already taken practical steps to achieve this, through initiatives like and and our funding boost for With these reforms we are taking further steps to give practical effect to Te Tiriti o Waitangi and we will hold the system to account to deliver more and better for Māori,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, November 12, 2019 3:01:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “These changes represent a major reform of our education system,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, November 12, 2019 3:01:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Community work sentences are a great way for people to pay something positive back to society. There is a massive benefit to the wider community, with community work hours supporting activities being carried out by schools, councils, charities and iwi," External link

voxy Thursday, November 7, 2019 4:20:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The June fire was devastating for the whÄnau from Tapu Te Ranga and the local community. It’s great to see Corrections and the people they manage doing their bit to help as the marae embarks on this next chapter," External link

voxy Thursday, November 7, 2019 4:20:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The Year of Tourism has been mutually beneficial for both New Zealand and China, and the ceremony will be a celebration of manaakitanga (love), a value that both our countries share," External link

peopledaily Wednesday, November 6, 2019 9:08:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "This is an opportunity to showcase New Zealand, our people and culture to a wide and influential audience," External link

peopledaily Wednesday, November 6, 2019 9:08:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Canton Tower is an iconic location. Millions of people can see the Tower so this offers an amazing opportunity to promote Aotearoa," External link

peopledaily Wednesday, November 6, 2019 9:08:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Guangzhou has important tourism and trade links for New Zealand. I look forward to strengthening our relationship and promoting New Zealand while I'm there," External link

peopledaily Wednesday, November 6, 2019 9:08:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The Year of Tourism has been mutually beneficial for both New Zealand and China, and the ceremony will be a celebration of manaakitanga (love), a value that both our countries share," External link

xinhuanet_en Wednesday, November 6, 2019 7:20:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "This is an opportunity to showcase New Zealand, our people and culture to a wide and influential audience," External link

xinhuanet_en Wednesday, November 6, 2019 7:20:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Canton Tower is an iconic location. Millions of people can see the Tower so this offers an amazing opportunity to promote Aotearoa," External link

xinhuanet_en Wednesday, November 6, 2019 7:20:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Guangzhou has important tourism and trade links for New Zealand. I look forward to strengthening our relationship and promoting New Zealand while I'm there," External link

xinhuanet_en Wednesday, November 6, 2019 7:20:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The Year of Tourism has been mutually beneficial for both New Zealand and China, and the ceremony will be a celebration of manaakitanga, a value that both our countries share," External link

voxy Wednesday, November 6, 2019 12:25:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "This is an opportunity to showcase New Zealand, our people and culture to a wide and influential audience," External link

voxy Wednesday, November 6, 2019 12:25:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Our Government is committed to reducing crime and reoffending, and we know helping offenders into work is an important step in achieving this - but we can’t do it alone," External link

voxy Tuesday, October 29, 2019 2:24:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The expos support the work we’re doing through HÅkai Rangi - Corrections’ new strategy to break the cycle of reoffending and imprisonment," External link

voxy Tuesday, October 29, 2019 2:24:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The reference in the name of the Bill to ‘haeata’, meaning ‘dawn’, acknowledges our commitment to a new beginning for both the Parihaka community and the Crown," External link

voxy Thursday, October 24, 2019 12:10:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "It is truly an historic day for the relationship between Parihaka and the Crown," External link

voxy Thursday, October 24, 2019 12:10:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “The updated legislation enhances the safety of prisoners, victims and staff, while ensuring Corrections can manage people in prison humanely and in line with their individual needs,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, October 22, 2019 8:20:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We have added an explicit provision that allows for the withholding of prison mail that promotes or encourages hostility towards any group of people on the grounds set out in section 21 of the Human Rights Act,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, October 22, 2019 8:20:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “Despite the prison population peaking at 10,800 in March 2018, our work to make the system more effective has helped safely reduce this to around 10,000. This, along with accommodation builds underway, has significantly decreased the likelihood that Police jails will be needed in future,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, October 22, 2019 8:20:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We are improving the ‘Mothers with Babies’ regime. Mothers in prison will have the statutory right to appeal if their request to have a child placed in their custody is declined, meaning they will have a greater understanding of the opportunities available to have decisions about the placement of their children reconsidered,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, October 22, 2019 8:20:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Te Ahu o te Reo MÄori has always been about strengthening the education workforce to use te reo MÄori regularly and correctly, and I’m excited by the progress we’ve made so far," External link

voxy Thursday, October 17, 2019 5:46:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "It makes sense to take stock of the mahi and I’m hugely encouraged at this stage. If we can look back and say we’ve helped normalise the use of te reo in our classrooms, then I can’t see any reason why we shouldn’t continue," External link

voxy Thursday, October 17, 2019 5:46:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Tuia 250 is a national commemoration and an opportunity for honest conversations about the past, the present and how we navigate our shared future. That also means celebrating our voyaging histories and sharing those stories that haven’t been told to wider New Zealand before - and this is what we’ve seen over the last few days here in Gisborne," External link

voxy Monday, October 7, 2019 10:20:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis told : "I came into politics to make a difference for our people, our Māori people, and the incarceration rate of our people is something that cannot be tolerated anymore," External link

newshub Sunday, October 6, 2019 12:46:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “These same techniques were used by the crew of the va’a Fa’afaite to bring our friends here from Tahiti to join the Tuia 250 Voyage flotilla on its journey around New Zealand,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, October 5, 2019 3:09:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said ( about Commission ) : "We've said this is nothing to do with us. This is entirely an issue between the High Commission and the Turanga iwi. And what the High Commission has to say to Turanga iwi is entirely up to them" External link

Stuff Wednesday, October 2, 2019 4:07:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “TNZ leads the way in promoting New Zealand as a great place for people to visit. We’re in great hands as we tackle important tourism issues, like softening international growth, fierce competition and ensuring that tourism is sustainable,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, September 30, 2019 4:06:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “I am proud of the work TNZ has done, and I’m looking forward to seeing their continued success,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, September 30, 2019 4:06:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “In the lead up to Tuia 250 , it’s been a priority for our Government to ensure that Māori perspectives have rightful prominence, and that the communities, iwi and hapū at each landing site have the opportunity to share their unique history on a national stage,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, September 28, 2019 7:12:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “I also want to acknowledge all the planning and effort put in by communities in Whangaparāoa and all around the country to host activities planned for Tuia 250 ,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, September 28, 2019 7:12:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said ( about Strategy ) : “The Advisory Group plays a critical role in implementing our Government Tourism Strategy by making sure we get the most benefit from the IVL,” “They will provide focus, leadership and expertise to guide the IVL to where it will make the most impact, so our communities, visitors and the environment continue to benefit from tourism” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, September 26, 2019 1:25:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Today we’re celebrating the future role models for our MÄori and Pacific learners. They have already shown high academic achievement, leadership potential, and close links with their communities - and now this scholarship will support them to make a real difference for kids in the classroom," External link

voxy Friday, September 20, 2019 1:59:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I'm not responsible for the interpretation of what I say in Māori. It's a word that means both things ... What you're trying to do here is analyse our language and I'm not going to give you guys a language lesson," External link

nzherald Thursday, September 12, 2019 7:14:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis told ( about Akilisi Pohiva ) : "Pohiva was an elder statesman for the Pacific and a great friend for New Zealand," External link

afp-en Thursday, September 12, 2019 6:04:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The first action point outlined in HÅkai Rangi was to provide strong MÄori leadership within the Department. The newly developed role of Deputy Chief Executive - MÄori will ensure a dedicated MÄori voice at the top table, at all times," "Topia’s skills and experience will be instrumental in the Department’s work to improve outcomes for MÄori and their whÄnau, and reduce the over-representation of MÄori within the Corrections system" External link

voxy Tuesday, September 10, 2019 1:30:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “The demand for the first lot of Mōu Te Reo resources has been overwhelming. This upgrade – Mōu Te Reo 2.0 – will continue to support whānau and their tamariki to learn and enjoy te reo Māori as part of their everyday life,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, September 9, 2019 3:21:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “It’s not about learning te reo Māori suddenly being fashionable. We know te reo Māori leads to educational success for our Māori kids,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, September 9, 2019 3:21:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We know that having some tattoos, particularly on your face, particularly gang-related, or on your arms where they're visible, may be a barrier to achieving work," "We think it's appropriate that there is an opportunity for prisoners — if they wish — to have these tattoos removed, and help them reintegrate back into society and hopefully into work" External link

nzherald Sunday, September 8, 2019 9:02:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis says : "I would never say I was a fluent speaker of Māori," "I'm always conscious when I stand up to speak that I probably sound like somebody who's learned the language, but the big thing is I'm standing up and I'm using it" External link

newshub Sunday, September 8, 2019 10:30:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "This Programme will help the Government make progress on our goal to enrich New Zealand through sustainable tourism growth. As our largest export earner, tourism plays a pivotal role in the economy and so it’s important we are committed to attracting high-quality investment in the sector," "This also feeds into our New Zealand-Aotearoa Government Tourism Strategy as it helps strengthen our stewardship of the tourism system, supports our investment framework and has a specific focus on tourism attractions" External link

voxy Wednesday, September 4, 2019 7:04:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The education system is our most powerful lever for learning te reo MÄori, but we know from feedback that our rauemi MÄori are difficult to find on our existing websites. Kauwhata Reo will solve that issue by having a connected and cohesive pool of rauemi in one easy to find place that reflects te ao MÄori," External link

voxy Wednesday, September 4, 2019 5:59:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The Dashboard enables iwi leaders to make informed decisions about the education choices for MÄori students," External link

voxy Monday, September 2, 2019 2:53:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "It will help iwi with their planning around te reo MÄori, and skills and capability, as well as assist their relationships with schools and KÄhui Ako, tertiary education providers, local government and other iwi," "As it stands, this kind of information is released once a year and while I’m sure it’s helpful, it’s not available when iwi leaders really need it" External link

voxy Monday, September 2, 2019 2:53:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “Our Government wants to continue supporting our regions to thrive and to enrich our country through sustainable tourism growth. Part of this means providing critical funding to improve the freedom camping experience for everyone,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Sunday, September 1, 2019 5:42:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “Visitors and local communities alike will benefit from this investment. I’m looking forward to another successful summer,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Sunday, September 1, 2019 5:42:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Our Government wants to continue supporting our regions to thrive and to enrich our country through sustainable tourism growth. Part of this means providing critical funding to improve the freedom camping experience for everyone," External link

voxy Saturday, August 31, 2019 1:39:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Visitors and local communities alike will benefit from this investment. I’m looking forward to another successful summer," External link

voxy Saturday, August 31, 2019 1:39:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The biggest change HÅkai Rangi brings is the idea that we are now going to treat the person and not just their crime" External link

voxy Monday, August 19, 2019 5:40:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “The over-representation of Māori in our prisons is devastating to whānau, hapū, and iwi. Our Government is committed to taking action to fix this and with Hōkai Rangi we are making good progress on our plan,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, August 19, 2019 3:35:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “But perhaps the biggest change Hōkai Rangi brings is the idea that we are now going to treat the person – and not just their crime,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, August 19, 2019 3:35:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The over-representation of Māori in our prisons is devastating to whānau, hapū, and iwi. Our Government is committed to taking action to fix this," External link

newshub Monday, August 19, 2019 2:57:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "The over-representation of MÄori in our prisons is devastating to whÄnau, hapÅ«, and iwi. Our Government is committed to taking action to fix this and with HÅkai Rangi we are making good progress on our plan," External link

voxy Monday, August 19, 2019 1:19:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis says : "I'm concerned that letter is out on the internet, you don't know how people who think like this guy may react," External link

newshub Thursday, August 15, 2019 10:21:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I'm very sorry that this has happened - absolutely," External link

newshub Thursday, August 15, 2019 10:21:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before, and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose,” External link

bostonglobe Thursday, August 15, 2019 1:42:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "That was two layers and it wasn't enough," "Chances are he will be able to send mail again. It depends on the content of the mail. We just don't know how people who think the same as him are going to respond to anything, even if he was to write the most innocuous letter. We have to be able to respond to all these issues" External link

Stuff Thursday, August 15, 2019 12:34:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again," External link

arkansasonline Thursday, August 15, 2019 12:10:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis says : "I'm concerned that letter is out on the internet, you don't know how people who think like this guy may react," External link

newshub Thursday, August 15, 2019 11:17:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I'm very sorry that this has happened - absolutely," External link

newshub Thursday, August 15, 2019 11:17:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis told : "I've asked corrections to look at the content of those other letters, but what we have done is we have put an immediate stop to any mail sent or received...," External link

news18 Thursday, August 15, 2019 7:05:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "That was two layers and it wasn't enough," External link

Stuff Thursday, August 15, 2019 6:46:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "That's how seriously we are taking it," External link

Stuff Thursday, August 15, 2019 6:46:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before - and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make," External link

9news Thursday, August 15, 2019 6:25:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before - and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make," External link

9news Thursday, August 15, 2019 5:19:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again,” External link

theepochtimes Thursday, August 15, 2019 4:32:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before—and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make,” External link

theepochtimes Thursday, August 15, 2019 4:32:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "we've never dealt with a prisoner like this before" External link

Stuff Thursday, August 15, 2019 3:27:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis told : "I've asked corrections to look at the content of those other letters, but what we have done is we have put an immediate stop to any mail sent or received...," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, August 15, 2019 2:03:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again," External link

japantoday Thursday, August 15, 2019 1:33:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before — and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make," External link

japantoday Thursday, August 15, 2019 1:33:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis says ( about Kelvin Davis ) : "Mr Davis has said this morning that New Zealand has never had a prisoner like this. Given that, he should have questioned his officials as soon as he was locked up about what procedures they had in place and been kept regularly updated. " External link

voxy Thursday, August 15, 2019 12:38:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before," External link

qt Wednesday, August 14, 2019 11:20:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I do not believe that Corrections should have allowed this letter to be sent, and I have sought assurances from them that there will be an enhanced process from now on," External link

newshub Wednesday, August 14, 2019 11:10:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I have made myself clear that this can not happen again," External link

tvnz Wednesday, August 14, 2019 10:19:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I do not believe that Corrections should have allowed this letter to be sent, and I have sought assurances from them that there will be an enhanced process from now on," External link

newshub Wednesday, August 14, 2019 10:09:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again," External link

fox13memphis Wednesday, August 14, 2019 9:44:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before - and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make," External link

fox13memphis Wednesday, August 14, 2019 9:44:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again," External link

telegraph Wednesday, August 14, 2019 8:22:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before - and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make," External link

telegraph Wednesday, August 14, 2019 8:22:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again," External link

aawsat Wednesday, August 14, 2019 5:26:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before - and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make," External link

aawsat Wednesday, August 14, 2019 5:26:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again,” External link

timesofisrael Wednesday, August 14, 2019 4:21:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before — and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make,” External link

timesofisrael Wednesday, August 14, 2019 4:21:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before — and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make," External link

CBC Wednesday, August 14, 2019 4:06:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before - and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make," External link

heart Wednesday, August 14, 2019 3:55:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before - and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make," External link

skynews Wednesday, August 14, 2019 3:48:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before — and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make,” External link

belfasttelegraph Wednesday, August 14, 2019 3:32:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before, and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose,” External link

nytimes Wednesday, August 14, 2019 3:24:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again,” External link

cknw Wednesday, August 14, 2019 3:20:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before – and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make,” External link

cknw Wednesday, August 14, 2019 3:20:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, August 14, 2019 2:48:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, August 14, 2019 2:48:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again,” External link

thehindu Wednesday, August 14, 2019 2:40:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before — and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make,” External link

thehindu Wednesday, August 14, 2019 2:40:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again," External link

wcnc Wednesday, August 14, 2019 2:35:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before — and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make," External link

wcnc Wednesday, August 14, 2019 2:35:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before,” External link

beat102103 Wednesday, August 14, 2019 2:24:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again," External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, August 14, 2019 2:15:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before — and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make," External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, August 14, 2019 2:15:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again," External link

khou Wednesday, August 14, 2019 2:12:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before — and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make," External link

khou Wednesday, August 14, 2019 2:12:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before - and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make," External link

yahoo-au Wednesday, August 14, 2019 2:08:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again,” External link

thedailybeast Wednesday, August 14, 2019 2:08:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again," External link

newswest9 Wednesday, August 14, 2019 1:59:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before — and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make," External link

newswest9 Wednesday, August 14, 2019 1:59:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again," External link

kgw Wednesday, August 14, 2019 1:56:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before — and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make," External link

kgw Wednesday, August 14, 2019 1:56:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before — and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make,” External link

independent-ie Wednesday, August 14, 2019 1:30:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make,” External link

chesterfirst Wednesday, August 14, 2019 1:30:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again," External link

watoday Wednesday, August 14, 2019 1:05:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before – and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make," External link

watoday Wednesday, August 14, 2019 1:05:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again," External link

smh Wednesday, August 14, 2019 1:01:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before – and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make," External link

smh Wednesday, August 14, 2019 1:01:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again," External link

theage Wednesday, August 14, 2019 12:57:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before – and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make," External link

theage Wednesday, August 14, 2019 12:57:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “I have made myself clear that this cannot happen again,” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, August 14, 2019 12:26:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before — and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose and asked for advice on what changes we may now need to make,” External link

WashingtonPost Wednesday, August 14, 2019 12:26:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “We have never had to manage a prisoner like this before, and I have asked questions around whether our laws are now fit for purpose,” External link

nytimes Wednesday, August 14, 2019 12:12:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis says : "I do not believe that Corrections should have allowed this letter to be sent and have sort assurances from them that there will be an enhanced process from now on," "I have made myself clear that this can not happen again" External link

newshub Wednesday, August 14, 2019 12:10:00 PM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "I have made myself clear that this can not happen again," External link

tvnz Wednesday, August 14, 2019 11:13:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Corrections do have the right to withhold correspondence in accordance with the Act – and they have used this power to withhold some correspondence the prisoner has attempted to send, and some he was to receive," External link

tvnz Wednesday, August 14, 2019 11:13:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis says : "Just talking to people here at the conference, they say they have been through this before and there's ups and downs. They know in a couple of years time, the numbers will go up again as they have in the past," External link

newshub Wednesday, August 14, 2019 10:35:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “Our Government is making good progress on our plan to enrich New Zealand through sustainable tourism growth,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, August 14, 2019 6:37:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : “I also want to acknowledge all the agencies and councils who have worked hard readying these projects for investment. This work has been underway for a while and it’s fantastic that the IVL can now move these projects forward,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, August 14, 2019 6:37:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "Our Government is committed to reducing crime, and we know helping prisoners into employment decreases their likelihood of re-offending on release. Providing this support now can benefit everyone in the long-run," "We’re doing things differently to reduce re-offending, and for the first time Corrections career expos will also include a speed-recruiting session" External link

voxy Tuesday, August 13, 2019 6:10:00 AM EAT

Kelvin Davis said : "What you're asking for is exactly what we're offering," External link

nzherald Tuesday, July 30, 2019 8:19:00 AM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
minister1.48%EN11/15/201715/11/2017
prime minister0.37%EN11/15/201715/11/2017
leader9.26%EN10/31/201731/10/2017
labour leader0.74%EN10/26/201726/10/2017
deputy5.19%EN10/19/201719/10/2017
labour deputy0.74%EN08/27/201727/08/2017
mp28.15%EN08/01/201701/08/2017
spokesman14.81%EN08/01/201701/08/2017
principal1.48%EN08/01/201701/08/2017
maori development spokesman0.37%EN08/01/201701/08/2017
spokesperson0.74%EN04/19/201719/04/2017
labour mp12.59%EN02/20/201720/02/2017
labour party mp1.85%EN02/11/201711/02/2017
green party mp0.74%EN02/11/201711/02/2017
spokesman for maori development0.37%EN01/25/201725/01/2017
opposition justice spokesman0.37%EN08/22/201622/08/2016
justice spokesman0.37%EN08/22/201622/08/2016
goalkeeper16.67%EN07/13/201613/07/2016
former goalkeeper0.37%EN07/13/201613/07/2016
troisième gardien de southampton0.37%FR07/07/201607/07/2016
captain2.96%EN02/23/201523/02/2015
Names Lang Count
Kelvin DavisEN99.81%
Kelvin DavisFR0.19%


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