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The Wednesday Wire 14th December 2005
Hosted by Alice Murray

12:15 Shane Bradbrook of the Maori Smokefree Coalition

Tobacco company Philip Morris is under fire f or producing a Maori branded pack of cigarettes. What's Shane's reaction?

12:30 Graeme Easte, Western Bays Community Board

Developers are trying to get the Soho Square development off the ground in Ponsonby, but have met opposition in community.

12:50 Jeremy Whelan, Managing Director of Ignite Architects Ltd

The designers of Soho Square get their right of reply.

1:15 Dr Jane Kelsey

The WTO meets in Hong Kong this week. What will the issues discussed and how is the city responding to the influx of protesters?

1:30 Jeremy Hall with the Internet review.

1:45 Mark Rushworth, CEO of Ihug

Telecom is fighting accusations that it's become a monopoly and is hampering broadband development in New Zealand.


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