8. Thursday's pick of the news links

Here are my pick of the links to news on the political economy from other news sites on Thursday.

Zane Small (Newshub): Finance Minister Grant Robertson rules out using surplus to increase nurses’ offer

James Renwick (Spinoff): I’m excited by this big business pledge on climate. Now let’s hold them to it

Nicholas Jones (Herald): ‘Anti-sugar man’ joins Health Minister David Clark’s team

RNZ (Edward Gay): Augustine Lau case: 'It wasn't uncommon to see rotten meat and used sanitary products'

RNZ: Hundreds of complaints filed over child abuse at centres

Emma Jolliff (Newshub): Calls for Govt to introduce apprentice quota to meet skills shortage

Reuters: China vows to hit back over U.S. proposal for fresh tariffs

Reuters: Airbus faces A330 delivery delays amid HNA Group woes - sources

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