Tova O’Brien interviews Murray McCully

Press Release – The Nation Headlines: With sanctions being lifted on Iran, McCully says there are big opportunities for New Zealand businesses in Iran and some have been giving the market a lot of thought. the opportunities are significant in the short-term and even bigger …

Patrick Gower interviews Trade Minister Tim Groser

Press Release – The Nation T im Groser says a legal challenge against future government ban on foreign property buyers cant be ruled out under the TPP but says the real issue is whether it could succeed. So what well be doing over the next few days is ensuring …

Labour will not support TPP if it undermines NZ sovereignty

Press Release – New Zealand Labour Party The Labour Party will not support the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement unless key protections for New Zealanders are met, Opposition leader Andrew Little says. Labour supports free trade. However, we will not support a TPP agreement that …

The FIRE Economy: New Zealand’s Reckoning – By Jane Kelsey

Opinion – Professor Jane Kelsey The global economy imploded in 2008 and confirmed a stark reality. Entire nations and billions of people are captives of an unstable and amoral economic system powered by finance , insurance and real estate FIRE. [1] New Zealand included.