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From: PN

Dear Massey University,

I am writing to request your response to the following questions to clarify any ties Massey has with specific companies and business entities. Please respond to the following questions:

1. Does Massey University have any financial investments (foundation, endowment - including through investment firms) in any of the following companies:
a. List of companies:
Afikim Public Transportation Ltd.
Airbnb Inc.
Alon Blue Square Israel Ltd.
Alony-Hetz Properties & Investments Ltd
Alstom S.A.
Altice Europe N.V.
American Israeli Gas Corporation Ltd.
Amir Marketing and Investments in Agriculture Ltd.
Amnon Mesilot Ltd.
Amos Hadar Properties and Investments Ltd.
Angel Bakeries
Archivists Ltd. Resource extraction
Ariel Properties Group
Ashtrom Group Ltd.
Ashtrom Industries Ltd.
Ashtrom Properties Ltd.
Avgol Industries 1953 Ltd.
B Communications Ltd
BAE Systems PLC
Bank Hapoalim B.M. Multiple violations
Bank Leumi Le-Israel B.M.
Bank of Jerusalem Ltd.
Bank Otsar Ha-Hayal Ltd.
Beit Haarchiv Ltd.
Bezeq, the Israel Telecommunication Corp Ltd.
Boeing Co
Booking Holdings Inc.
Booking.com B.V.
Brand Industries Ltd.
C Mer Industries Ltd. Surveillance
Cadre Holdings Inc
Café Café Israel Ltd.
Caliber 3
Caterpillar Inc
Cellcom Israel Ltd.
Cemex SAB de CV
Cherriessa Ltd.
Chevron Corp
Chish Nofei Israel Ltd.
Citadis Israel Ltd.
Colt CZ Group SE
Comasco Ltd. Construction
Danya Cebus Ltd
Darban Investments Ltd.
Delek Group Ltd.
Delta Galil Industries Ltd.
Delta Israel
Delta Israel Brands Ltd
Dor Alon Energy in Israel 1988 Ltd.
eDreams ODIGEO S.A.
Egged, Israel Transportation Cooperative Society Ltd.
Egis Rail
Egis S.A.
Elbit Systems Ltd
Elco Ltd
Electra Ltd.
Energix Renewable Energies Ltd.
EPR Systems Ltd.
Expedia Group Inc.
Export Investment Company Ltd.
Extal Ltd.
F I B I Holding Ltd
Field Produce Ltd.
Field Produce Marketing Ltd.
First International Bank of Israel Ltd.
Formula Systems (1985) Ltd
Fosun International Ltd
G1 Secure Solutions Ltd
Galshan Shvakim Ltd.
Genasys Inc
General Dynamics Corp
General Electric Co
General Mills Inc.
General Mills Israel Ltd.
Genie Energy Ltd
Greenkote P.L.C.
Hadar Group Resource extraction
Hadiklaim Israel Date Growers Cooperative Ltd.
Hamat Group Ltd.
HD Hyundai
Heidelberg Materials AG
Hewlett-Packard Inc
Hot Mobile Ltd.
Hot Telecommunications Systems Ltd.
Indorama Ventures P.C.L.
Industrial Buildings Corporation Ltd.
Internet Gold-Golden Lines Ltd
Israel Discount Bank Ltd.
Israel Railways Corporation Ltd.
Italek Ltd.
JC Bamford Excavators Ltd. Construction
Jerusalem Economy Ltd.
Kardan N.V.
Kavim Public Transportation Ltd.
L3Harris Technologies Inc
Lapidoth Capital Ltd
Leonardo SpA
Lesico Ltd
Lipski Installation and Sanitation Ltd.
Lockheed Martin Corp
Matrix IT Ltd.
Mayer Davidov Garages Ltd.
Mayer's Cars and Trucks Co. Ltd.
Mega Or Holdings Ltd
Mekorot Water Company Ltd.
Mercantile Discount Bank Ltd.
Merkavim Transportation Technologies Ltd.
Meshulam Levinstein Contracting & Engineering Ltd
Mivne Real Estate (K.D) Ltd
Mizrahi Tefahot Bank Ltd.
Modi'in Ezrachi Group Ltd.
Mordechai Aviv Taasiot Beniyah 1973 Ltd.
Motorola Solutions Inc.
Motorola Solutions Israel Ltd.
Municipal Bank Ltd.
Naaman Group Ltd.
Natoon Group Multiple violations
Nof Yam Security Ltd.
Northrop Grumman Corp
Obela Hommus
Ofertex Industries 1997 Ltd.
Opodo Ltd. Infrastructure
Oron Group Investments & Holdings Ltd
Palantir Technologies Inc
Partner Communications Company Ltd.
Paz Oil Company Ltd.
Pelegas Ltd.
Pelephone Communications Ltd.
Primo Water Corp
Proffimat S.R. Ltd.
Rami Levy Chain Stores Hashikma Marketing 2006 Ltd.
Rami Levy Hashikma Marketing Communication Ltd.
Re/Max Israel
Rolls-Royce Holdings PLC
Rotshtein Realestate Ltd
RTX Corp
Salomon A. Angel Ltd
Senstar Technologies Corp
Shalgal Food Ltd.
Shapir Engineering and Industry Ltd.
Shikun & Binui Ltd
Shufersal Ltd.
Shunfeng International Clean Energy Ltd
Sonol Israel Ltd.
Sturm Ruger & Co Inc
Superbus Ltd. Infrastructure
Supergum Industries 1969 Ltd.
Tahal Group International B.V.
Textron Inc
Themis GREN Ltd
thyssenkrupp AG
Tigbur- Temporary Professional Personnel Ltd
TripAdvisor Inc.
TKH Security
Twitoplast Ltd.
Unikowsky Maoz Ltd.
Valero Energy Corp
Villar International Ltd.
Z M H Hammerman Ltd
Zakai Agricultural Know-how and inputs Ltd.
ZF Development and Construction
ZMH Hammermand Ltd.
Zorganika Ltd.
Zriha Hlavin Industries Ltd.

2. Does Massey university have any current or ongoing research collaborations, contracts, fellowships or other associations with any of the companies listed above in 1a?

3. Does Massey University receive any sponsorship from the companies listed above in 1a?

4. Massey University requires that Massey fleet vehicles can only be refueled at BP stations,
a. What is the reasoning behind this?
b. Could you please detail the relationship between Massey University and BP, including any contracts?

5. Could you please detail any past, current, or future partnerships or contracts with Hewlett Packard?

Yours faithfully,

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Dear PN

Reference number for your request is: 49/2024.

Thank you for your request for official information, received by Massey University on 04/06/2024.

Your request has been received and logged. As required under the Official Information Act 1982, Massey University will respond to your request within 20 working days.

You should receive a response on or before 03/07/2024.

The response date shown takes into account:

* Matariki (28 June 2024)

If a large amount of information has been requested or if Massey University needs to consult to decide, we may need to extend this date (this is provided for in section 15A of the Act).

Kind Regards

Rachel Ferguson
Governance and Assurance Office

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From: PN

Dear Massey University,

According to the Official Information Act of 1982, you are required to promptly respond to a request within 20 working days. Taking into account public holidays, your response was due 3 July 2024 -- nearly 2 weeks ago. Please kindly respond to the above questions regarding Massey University's business, finance, and research ties.

Yours faithfully,


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From: Heather Kirkwood
Massey University

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I apologise for this delay. We have had a deluge of similar OIAs at the
same time and the differing nature of your request requiring additional
work got missed; we are working through the backlog now as fast as we can.


Heather Kirkwood | Director, Governance and Assurance


Office of Governance & Assurance | Massey University


Phone: +64 4 979 3204 | Extn: 63204

[mobile number]



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From: PN

Kia ora Heather,

Thank you for the update and I look forward to your reply.

Yours sincerely,


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