: The Minister in charge of the Bill, David Parker

Overseas buyer ban full of loopholes

The Government’s much vaunted overseas house buying ban legislation has emerged from a Select Committee with a whole heap of exemptions and loopholes. Ironically the Committee originally proposed an exemp…
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:  Federated Farmers President, Katie Milne and Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern

National backs the Government

The Government was enjoying support from National and usually conservative  farming leaders last night over its decision to try and eradicate Mycoplasma Bovis. In a way, it is Jacinda Ardern’s Canterbury…
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Developers rush to get Kiwibuild cash

The Government is already negotiating to buy "several hundred" units off property developers as part of its Kiwibuild programme. Housing Minister, Phil Twyford, has given  POLITIK that estimate of current …
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