In what sounds like the plotline of a Hollywood movie, a man accused of importing cocaine escaped custody after a string of blunders by the Customs service. Shane Cowlishaw reports.
Police broke the law by accessing Customs and Immigration data for more than a year when they did not have permission to do so.
A delayed, $104 million government IT project was plagued by a litany of problems including an unwillingness to pay the salaries required to attract skilled staff.
Revenue Minister Judith Collins is expected to unveil at least three measures to crack down on Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) by international companies later this morning.