Articles tagged Murray McCully

In today's email we catch up with the latest political and economic news, including the Pike River drift video, rising dwelling consents in Auckland and a drop in business confidence.

Foreign Minister Murray McCully steps down from Cabinet on Monday, after more than eight years in the job and thousands of air miles. He spoke to Newsroom about the legacy he leaves behind, and his plans after three terms leading New Zealand’s international agenda.

Much of Parliament and the Beehive were focused yesterday on the Auditor General's report on Murray McCully and the Saudi Sheep deal. It found no evidence of corruption, but criticised the "significant shortcomings" in the deal and a lack of transparency, which it said the public was right to be concerned about and had yet to be resolved.