Top Scoops

Book Reviews | Gordon Campbell | Scoop News | Wellington Scoop | Community Scoop | Search

 

FULL COVERAGE: Labour Announces $11.5b Surplus

Economy News: FULL COVERAGE: Labour Announces $11.5 Billion Surplus

Treasury News: Government Surplus Hits $2875 Per Person - The National Party's delivered an angry response to the Government's $11.5 billion surplus. It says the greedy Labour-led Government should apologise for gouging New Zealand taxpayers following the announcement of an enormous $11.5 billion surplus. National Party finance spokesman John Key says: "New Zealand is now running the second biggest surplus in the developed world." See... Huge surplus shows Labour has gouged taxpayers
ALSO:

  • NZ Govt - Financial statements consistent with fiscal plan
  • ACT New Zealand - How Big Does The Surplus Have To Be?
  • Greens - Sustainability first, equitable tax cuts second
  • PSA - Surplus: Union call for accord on public services
  • Business New Zealand - Surplus - cut business tax sooner
  • Association of Salaried Medical Specialists - Massive Surpluses Should Rescue Public Hospitals
  • Alliance Party - Surplus should be spent on social goods
  • Employers And Manufacturers Association - Call for business tax rate cuts from next year
  • Wellington Chamber of Commerce - Tax Cuts Must Go on Agenda
  • Grey Power - "Use The Surplus To Save Lives"
  • NZ University Student's Assn - Use Surplus For Quality Tertiary Education
  • Otago Polytechnic Student's Assn - Surplus Needed for Infrastructure
  • Quality Public Education Coalition - Clamour for Tax Cuts Obscene
  • ENDS

    © Scoop Media

     
     
     
    Top Scoops Headlines

     

    27-29 Sept: Social Enterprise World Forum Live Blog

    1600+ delegates from more than 45 countries have came together to share wisdom, build networks and discuss how to create a more sustainable future using social enterprise as a vehicle. Attending the Forum were social enterprise practitioners, social entrepreneurs, policy makers, community leaders, investors, activists, academics and more from across the globe... More>>

    HiveMind Report: A Universal Basic Income For Aotearoa NZ

    Results from this HiveMind suggests that an overwhelming majority of Kiwis believe that due to changing circumstances and inefficiencies in the current system, we need a better system to take care of welfare of struggling members in our society. More>>

    ALSO:

    Scoop Hivemind: Medical Cannabis - Co-Creating A Policy For Aotearoa

    Welcome to the fourth and final HiveMind for Scoop’s Opening the Election campaign for 2017. This HiveMind explores the question: what would a fair, humane and safe Medical Cannabis policy look like for Aotearoa, NZ in 2018? More>>

    ALSO:

    Lyndon Hood: Notes On National’s Election Campaign, In Poem Form

    Nationyl’s bitumen-ing / As they du du / Seed groweth / River floweth / Then ‘dozer drives thru / Highway ensu. More>>