8. Wednesday's pick of the news links

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

David Williams (Newsroom) Approval for the sale of a massive high country farm ignores a 117-year-old promise to include part of it in a national park

Tim Murphy and Alexia Russell (Newsroom) Another delay for Sir Ray Avery, this time over meal-replacement nutrition bar

Dileepa Fonseka (Stuff) Auckland 2050: Council report paints dystopian future for the city

Collette Devlin (Stuff) Immigration reviewing 895 student visa applications

Marty Sharpe (Stuff) A lot of cash was going into his account while he told IRD his businesses were running at a loss

Reuters: Facebook says it uncovers new meddling before 2018 U.S. elections

Bloomberg: U.S., China Seek to Restart Talks to Defuse Trade War, Sources Say

New York Times: Trump Administration Mulls a Unilateral Tax Cut for the Rich

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