The Government has released the full text of the controversial CPTPP trade deal, along with a national interest analysis touting its importance in fighting growing protectionism around the world.
National MPs will now have two votes - one for a new leader and one for a deputy. It comes as Steven Joyce enters the fray and Labour hits a 15-year high in the polls. Bernard Hickey and Shane Cowlishaw report.
The head of Immigration New Zealand says there has been no increase in the risk of people smugglers making trips here, backing up his foreign affairs counterparts and countering Australian reports of increased “chatter”.
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced on Tuesday that she would be sending a C-130 Hercules to Tonga to assist the country's recovery from Cyclone Gita.
A proposal to place tighter controls on the pay of crown entity chief executives will provide “more teeth” to keep any increases in line with the wider public sector, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says.
In today's email we argue that the Wall St slump does not herald the start of a new GFC.
Sam Sachdeva was at Waitangi during Jacinda Ardern's historic visit. He shares his thoughts on what the trip means for her, and the challenges that lie in wait.
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has wrapped up her five-day visit to the Far North by attending the Waitangi Day dawn service. Sam Sachdeva reports from Waitangi on her final words and the parting gifts she received from locals.
On Monday, Jacinda Ardern made history as the first female prime minister to speak at the Waitangi powhiri. Here is her full speech from the day.
Jacinda Ardern has made history as the first female prime minister to speak at the Waitangi powhiri. Sam Sachdeva reports on the mood from the Treaty Grounds, and Ardern’s call for her government to be held to account.