Articles tagged broadband

Winston Peters has doubled down on his criticism of the Government over the leaking of his pension over-payment details, accusing National of a dirty and illegal conspiracy. Elsewhere on the campaign trail, National promised to spend $270 million on extending the broadband network and creating 100 new mobile hot spots for tourists, while Labour and the Greens accused the Government of moving too slowly to deal with an unhealthy housing crisis.

Nick Smith added Christchurch, Wellington and Tauranga to the Housing Accords list, the Government sold a stake in Invercargill Airport to iwi and a local firm won a big contract in the IRD's transformation project.