Government will deliver for all New Zealanders The Government’s policy programme
will deliver a stable and growing economy which is fair for all New Zealanders, Finance
Minister Grant Robertson says. “The Budget Policy Statement (BPS) released today ...
Dec. 13 (BusinessDesk) - The Ministry for Primary Industries will not be split under
the new government, but will instead serve as an overarching body for four portfolio-based
entities focused on fisheries, forestry, biosecurity and food safety.
Dec. 14 (BusinessDesk) - The Labour-led government’s 100-day policy programme will
keep the government’s books largely unchanged over the next four years as cancelled
tax cuts cover the bulk of its family support plans.
Children and families gain under Government’s policies The Government is delivering
on its promise to help low- and middle-income families with children, and to reduce
child poverty. “Caring for children is one of the most important things people ...
The costs of delivering on commitments made in the Coalition and Confidence and Supply
Agreements will be met within the operating and capital allowances set out in the
2018 Budget Policy Statement, Finance Minister Grant Robertson says.
KiwiBuild to lift house construction investment The Government’s KiwiBuild initiative
will deliver 100,000 affordable houses over the next 10 years, giving hope to first-home
buyers and addressing New Zealand’s housing crisis, Minister of Housing and Urban ...
Post-secondary package helps Kiwis get ahead “The Government is committed to delivering
a modern workforce by removing cost barriers to post-secondary education and training,”
Education Minister Chris Hipkins says. Beginning in 2017/18, funding provides for ...
As part of the Government’s Families Package, a new Winter Energy Payment (WEP)
will help a million people with the costs of heating their homes in winter, Minister
for Energy and Resources Megan Woods and Minister for Social Development Carmel Sepuloni ...