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Speech: Robertson – Future-proofing New Zealand

Speech – New Zealand Government

Future-proofing New Zealand It is a great pleasure to be with you today in Whanganui. Like the Prime Minister I grew up with the TV clip of Selwyn Toogood booming What do you say Whanganui, the money or the bag? to an unsuspecting Its in the … Read more »

Infrastructure investments to be brought forward

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Infrastructure investments to be brought forward The Government has decided to bring forward major investments in New Zealands infrastructure to future proof the economy. Cabinet has agreed to a significant boost to infrastructure investment. I have … Read more »

Response to request to look at KiwiBuild

Press Release – Controller and Auditor-General

19 November 2019: In May 2019, Hon Judith Collins raised some concerns about KiwiBuild with our Office. We decided to look into those concerns as part of the 2018/19 annual audit of the Ministry of Housing and Urban Development. We have now completed that … Read more »

Kiingitanga sounds warning on Ihumaatao

Press Release – Kiingi Tuheitia

Kiingi Tuuheitia Pootatau Te Wherowhero VII has cautioned the government against any moves that would further alienate mana whenua from Ihumaatao. Read more »

Tairāwhiti Workforce development gets $1.6m PGF boost

Press Release – New Zealand Government

The Provincial Growth Fund (PGF), through its skills and employment programme, Te Ara Mahi , is investing a further $1.6m into Tairwhitis workforce development, said Parliamentary Under Secretary for Regional Economic Development Fletcher Tabuteau. Read more »

The Nation: Sir Roger Douglas and Susan St John

Press Release – The Nation

So, is it really a surplus? And if it is, should we spend it? And what should we spend it on? Read more »

Government surplus – Congratulations, but…

Press Release – Auckland Business Chamber

The accounting system is not good enough to be able to prepare the market for the announcement of a surplus so soon after the tight Budget. Read more »

Give the money back, Grant

Press Release – New Zealand Taxpayers’ Union

Responding to the release of Crown accountsshowing a $7.5 billion surplus, New Zealand Taxpayers Union Executive Director Jordan Williams says: Read more »

Government pulls pin on Clinton Foundation funding

Press Release – New Zealand Taxpayers’ Union

The Taxpayers Union can reveal that the Government has halted its funding of Clinton Foundation subsidiary the Clinton Health Initiative. Thisfollowsnearly three years of campaigning on the issue by the Taxpayers Union . Welcoming … Read more »

Nearly $2 of every $5 swallowed by the Government

Press Release – ACT New Zealand

The 2018/19 financial statements show a Government sucking up economic output and leaving more room for tax cuts, says ACT Leader David Seymour. Read more »

KiwiBuild reset potentially dangerous

Press Release – New Zealand Taxpayers’ Union

Replacing KiwiBuild with easy credit policies for first home buyers places significant risk on taxpayers, says the New Zealand Taxpayers Union . Read more »

National floats company tax cut, wants higher pension age

Article – BusinessDesk

Aug. 26 (BusinessDesk) – The National Party is floating a cut to New Zealand’s 28 percent company tax rate among a suite of possible tax changes it would promise going into the 2020 election. Read more »

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