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Green Party: Well, they would say that wouldn’t they?

Published By   /  May 16, 2017  /  24/7 News, affordable housing, capital gains tax, CGT, Economy, Work, & Welfare, first home buyers, Green Party, Housing, housing crisis, IMF, James Shaw, Labour, negative gearing, OECD, Opposition News, Politics, renters' rights, renting, Reserve Bank, tax, The Issues  /  Comments Off on Green Party: Well, they would say that wouldn’t they?

MIL OSI – Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Green Party: Well, they would say that wouldn’t they? Property investors’ lobby groups have been up in arms this week about Labour and Green parties’ plans to close tax loopholes and fix the housing market. That’s probably a good thing. Like an investor in any […]

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Seven years of uninterrupted annual expansion…but, BERL says

Published By   /  April 10, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, BERL, Business, Dr Ganesh Nana, economic, GDP, Make Lemonade Media, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, OECD, Press Release, Press Release Service  /  Comments Off on Seven years of uninterrupted annual expansion…but, BERL says

MIL OSI – Wellington – As leading New Zealand economic forecaster BERL celebrates its 60th year, the Kiwi economy has just celebrated its seventh year of uninterrupted annual expansion, BERL chief economist Dr Ganesh Nana says. On the back of strong population growth, in turn driven by unprecedented migration inflows, GDP has grown 18 percent […]

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Why is New Zealand still the exception on deposit protection?

Published By   /  December 8, 2016  /  24/7 News, banking collapse, deposit insurance, deposit protection, Economy, Work, & Welfare, Graeme Wheeler, Green Party, OECD, Opposition News, Politics, Reserve Bank of New Zealand, savings, The Issues  /  Comments Off on Why is New Zealand still the exception on deposit protection?

MIL OSI – Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Why is New Zealand still the exception on deposit protection? I took the opportunity to question the Reserve Bank Governor, Graeme Wheeler, about New Zealand’s lack of deposit protection in front of the Finance and Expenditure Select Committee in Parliament yesterday. Why does the Reserve […]

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We need to work smarter not longer

Published By   /  December 5, 2016  /  24/7 News, Barry Coates, capital gains tax, Economy, Economy, Work, & Welfare, Green Party, incomes, manufacturing, OECD, Opposition News, Parliament, Politics, Productivity Commission, smart green economy, student visa fraud, The Issues, wages, work  /  Comments Off on We need to work smarter not longer

MIL OSI – Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: We need to work smarter not longer The charade of this Government’s sound economic management is unraveling. Misleading GDP figures, pumped up by property speculation and high immigration, have given the impression that all is well, masking our continued productivity decline compared to OECD countries. […]

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