Over-reacting journalists should calm down

Over-reacting journalists should calm down

Wellington, June 23, 2020 Journalists slamming the government over new cases of Covid-19 are over-reacting. In the wake of a scattering of new cases from overseas, Stuff journalist Andrea Vance has slammed the government for setting “allegedly unrealistic expectations” that Covid-19 would be eliminated in New Zealand. She believes that the public feel they have been lied to. Fellow Stuff journalist Tracy Watkins said…

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New Zealand-Fiji bubble could ease the Pacific pain Jill Herron

New Zealand-Fiji bubble could ease the Pacific pain Jill Herron

Jill Herron Cromwell, Central Otago, June 23, 2020 Opening a ‘business bubble’ between Fiji and New Zealand would be a positive initial step to help relieve hardships in the Pacific, according to a business leader. Manager of Trade and Investment for Fiji Trade Commission Peter Rudd said that opening up trade channels would have a positive impact on the struggling…

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Jacinda Ardern spurns National Party critics on border management

Jacinda Ardern spurns National Party critics on border management

Wellington, June 22, 2020 Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is pushing back at National’s claims that the mismanagement of the country’s borders will hit growth and cost jobs during the recovery from Covid-19. National is criticising the government’s mishandling of the border saying that it will cost New Zealanders jobs, by damaging the economy and delaying the reopening of the country.…

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