A Labour bill that has been languishing for more than a decade will finally be resuscitated. Shane Cowlishaw reports.
For the convenience of email-avoiding subscribers and samplers, here's the email sent earlier on Monday morning, including the latest on an OECD report showing New Zealand having the most expensive housing market in the world relative to rents.
Prime Minister John Key is confident the Government's plan to increase the minimum wage by 3.6% to NZ$14.25 an hour from April 1 will not increase inflation in a way that will force the Reserve Bank to act.
Under growing pressure to take more action on safety in the forestry industry, Labour Minister Simon Bridges has signalled at least one prosecution and possibly more.