The battle over employment law changes has made its way to Parliament, with two opposing sides telling politicians they will either be a boon or a bust for the country. Shane Cowlishaw reports.
The Government wants less “combat and conflict” in industrial relations. That could lead it to helping fund an innovative approach being championed by some of New Zealand’s biggest companies. Shane Cowlishaw reports.
In this morning's email we looked at how, and why, Labour is keen not to scare the business horses.
The 8 things that mattered this week
A Labour bill that has been languishing for more than a decade will finally be resuscitated. Shane Cowlishaw reports.
In today's email we find a landmine for the incoming Reserve Bank governor to defuse.
In today's email we asked whether the economy is getting closer to its increasingly hard to define "speed limit".
Comment: Tucking himself into bed on Tuesday night, Bill English would have been looking forward to discussing a topic dear to his heart - numbers, in all their manifest glory,
Bill English has warned the Government his party will closely watch whether it lives up to its bold promises, saying New Zealand’s future “isn’t written in good intentions”.
In today's email we see how the new Government is progressing through its 100 day plan.