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Cash-strapped quake victims can apply for help

Cash-strapped quake victims can apply for help
Wellington, Sept 9 NZPA - Cash-strapped Canterbury earthquake victims may be able to get help managing their bills, says the Ministry of Consumer Affairs. The ministry is advising people to seek help from their lenders if they were finding it difficult to keep up with debt repayments.

Disputes Tribunal To Hear More Cases Involving More Money

Wellington, July 23 NZPA - The Disputes Tribunal will be able to hear cases involving more money, under law passed in Parliament today.

Select Committee Gives Go Ahead To Increased Disputes Trib Fines

Select Committee Gives Go Ahead To Increased Disputes Trib Fines
Wellington, June 9 NZPA - A parliamentary committee has finished considering a bill to extend the jurisdiction of the Disputes Tribunal and the fines it can impose and recommends that it pass.

Protesters Say Internet Law Stripping Rights

Wellington, Feb 19 NZPA - Protesters carrying blank signs sent a message to Parliament today that freedom of speech was being stifled by a copyright law and it should be dumped. The Copyright Amendment Act comes into force on February 28.

Internet "Black Out" Protest Over Copyright Law Gathers Pace

Internet "Black Out" Protest Over Copyright Law Gathers Pace
Wellington Feb 17 NZPA - There is growing unrest about new copyright laws applying to the internet from the end of February.

Govt's Recession Package Meets With Warm Response

The latest steps to insulate the economy against the chill of economic recession has been met with a warm, but muted response. Prime Minister John Key today outlined a "Jobs and Growth Plan" intended to make life easier for small to medium sized businesses.

Govt's Recession Package Meets With Warm, But Muted Response

Govt's Recession Package Meets With Warm, But Muted Response
Wellington, Feb 4 NZPA - The latest steps to insulate the economy against the chill of economic recession has been met with a warm, but muted response. Prime Minister John Key today outlined a "Jobs and Growth Plan" intended to make life easier for small to medium sized businesses.

Tax Changes Worth $480m To Help Businesses

Tax Changes Worth $480m To Help Businesses
Tax changes worth $480 million over four years targeted at small and medium business were announced this morning. The 11 tax changes were part of a package aimed at promoting growth and jobs as the Government reacts to an international finance crisis and recession at home.

The Tax Changes - In Depth

The Tax Changes - In Depth
The first pieces of the Government's Jobs and Growth Plan were announced this morning. They included tax changes worth $480 million over four years targeted at small and medium business.

Sorting Out The Lemme-Have From The Lemon: Tips On Buying A Car

If it hasn’t happened to you, it's happened to someone you know. The initial giddy high of purchasing a dream car that quickly dissolves into a living nightmare.

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