: Finance Minister Grant Robertson at his press conference yesterday

Robertson is nervous

Finance Minister Grant Robertson was yesterday either playing it safe or is genuinely nervous about the immediate future of the economy.  The surplus was a  whopping $5.5 billion surplus, but Robertson wa…
Read More
: Finance Minister Grant Robertson

Winning back business confidence

Obviously stung by continuing low business confidence ratings the Government has had Finance Minister Grant Robertson hit the road on a tour of provincial North Island business organised by the business lobb…
Read More
: Tax Working Group chair Michael Cullen briefing media yesterday

Robertson puts pressure on Cullen

Though Sir Michael Cullen’s Tax Working Group reported yesterday with no recommendation on a capital gains tax it almost immediately came under more pressure from Finance Minister Grant Robertson to addre…
Read More