: 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…
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: 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…
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: Professor Edward Diener

Happiness: the new GDP

This week has seen two major planks of the Government’s quite radical reconstruction of the New Zealand economy slip quietly into place. State Services Minister Chris Hipkins has unveiled his state sector…
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