NZ-Australia talks highlight deportations

NZ-Australia talks highlight deportations

Chris Bramwell  Auckland, February 22, 2019 The issue of Australia deporting New Zealanders who have committed crimes across the Tasman has become corrosive in the relationship between the two countries, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has said. Ms Ardern and her Australian counterpart, Scott Morrison held their annual talks in Auckland today (Friday, February 22, 2019). Mr Morrison has forgone the…

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Pakistan should not ignore global anger over Pulwama attack

Pakistan should not ignore global anger over Pulwama attack

It is time Islamabad brought terrorists to justice Venkat Raman Auckland, February 22, 2019 Never in its 72-year history as an independent, Sovereign country has India committed any aggression on any of its neighbours, especially the Islamic Republic of Pakistan; in fact, it has been a singular victim of the latter’s homegrown terrorist attacks. The latest attack, that took place…

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NZ First to hire experts to study Tax recommendations

NZ First to hire experts to study Tax recommendations

Jo Moir Wellington, February 23, 2019 New Zealand First is seeking its own advice on a Capital Gains Tax, as three dissenting members of the working group call for a scaled-back version of it. The Tax Working Group announced this week that the government could raise $8 billion over five years by taxing land, shares, investment properties, business assets and intellectual property. Dissenting voices…

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