Caution whilst travelling throughout Northland District
"Police News Alert Issued *** 2.28pm, February 6th
Police advise all motorists to
use caution whilst travelling throughout Northland District
over the next few days. The first significant amount of rain
is falling after a long dry period making the roads
By mid-afternoon there had
at least been 5 vehicle accidents reported throughout the
region and it is strongly recommended that all drivers pay
particular attention to their speed and following distances,
bearing in mind the
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On The Reserve Bank And Auckland Housing
The ‘crisis – what crisis?’ response by the government to the Auckland housing price bubble is no longer acceptable.
So says Reserve Bank governor Grant Spencer – who used unusually frank language in his speech and subsequent interviews yesterday to call for a capital gains tax, and to generally chastise central and local government for their inaction on a threat to the country’s economic health and financial stability.
That threat has been real for some time. The housing price bubble has already created a currency bubble... Undaunted, the government keeps calling this situation a success story. More>>