FrontPage: Steven Joyce at the northern regional conference of the National Party

GOODBYE EUROPE IT'S THE ASIA PACIFIC NOW

Fresh off a plane from South America, Economic Development Minister Steven Joyce, bounded into the National Party’s northern regional conference at Waitangi at the weekend fizzing with the prospects for Ne…
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: Bill English = no time now for a cup of tea

BILL ENGLISH PREVIEWS THE BUDGET

Finance Minister says he will be sticking with his $1 billion allocation for new expenditure in the May 21 Budget. This will be despite a downturn in taxation revenue. Speaking to the Wellington Employersâ…
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: Thomas Piketty - meeting Andrew Litle to talk about wealth taxes

LABOUR TALKING ABOUT TAXING WEALTH

Labour is looking for a replacement for its capital gains tax. And one influential former advisor is advocating a wealth tax, particularly the return of death duties. However Finance Spokesman, Grant Rober…
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FROM CSI TO AGRICULTURAL SCIENCE

Crown Research Institutes are thanking the TV forensic science series “CSI” for an upsurge in New Zealand born Scientists joining the Institutes. Science New Zealand Chairman, Peter Landon-Lane, says th…
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