: New Zealand Trade Minister Tim Groser and Japan Trade minister Akira Amari 

MORE PRESSURE ON DAIRYING - TPP STALLING

TPP negotiators may be running out of time. There have been reports over the weekend from Washington and Tokyo that a hoped-for Ministerial round of talks this month to resolve outstanding issues may now no…
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:  100% pure NZ --- but someone has to pay for it

COUNCILS WANT NEW TAXING POWERS

The country’s Councils are proposing a whole new set of ways of raising money for infrastructure. And at the same time the Local Government Minister is hinting that the relentless drive to merge and conso…
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