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National and Labour face tax cuts showdown

National and Labour face tax cuts showdown
By Peter Wilson, NZPA Political Editor Wellington, Sept 26 NZPA - Will you be better off this time next week? The Government says you will, the Labour Party says you won't.

Employers, unions back Labour MP's bill

Employers, unions back Labour MP's bill
Wellington, July 14 NZPA - Employers and unions are backing a Labour MP's bill that would give local businesses an edge when they tender for big government projects.

Chorus of praise for R&D announcement

Chorus of praise for R&D announcement
Wellington, May 12 NZPA - The Labour Party and the Manufacturers and Exporters Association are lonely discordant voices in a chorus of approval for the Government's decision to put $321 million into science, research and development.

$321m for research, science and technology

$321m for research, science and technology
By Maggie Tait of NZPA Wellington, May 11 NZPA - Science and business are getting a big boost this budget to focus on work to make New Zealand richer -- and they are also getting a lot of freedom on how they spend the money.

Inquiry Hits Out At Australian-Owned Banks For Profit-taking

Inquiry Hits Out At Australian-Owned Banks For Profit-taking
Wellington, Nov 11 NZPA - A parliamentary banking inquiry by Labour, the Progressives and the Greens found banks did not pass on the full effect of reductions in the official cash rate (OCR) to their customers, Labour finance spokesperson David Cunliffe said today.

ASB First Bank To Respond To Reserve Bank Rate Cut

By Simon Louisson of NZPA Wellington, July 24 NZPA - ASB Bank today responded to the Reserve Bank's quarter percent cut in the Official Cash Rate (OCR) with a matching cut to its key two-year fixed rate.

Interest Rate Cuts Will Be Slow To Filter Through,say Economists

By Simon Louisson of NZPA Wellington, July 24 NZPA - A five-year wait for the Reserve Bank to cut interest rates ended today but it may take until well into next year before the benefits filter through.

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