Government Finance Statistics: Year ended June 2013
Government Finance Statistics (Central Government): Year
ended June 2013
6 June 2014
In the year ended June
• Central government net operating deficit
reduced to $0.6 billion.
• Total revenue increased 4.4
• Expenses increased 0.8 percent.
borrowing fell to $2.2 billion.
• Net worth totalled
$60.6 billion at 30 June 2013.
• Total assets decreased
• Total liabilities decreased 5.4
For more information about these
statistics: Visit Government Finance Statistics (Central
Government): Year ended June
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Gordon Campbell: On Government Arrogance
Right now, National is ramming anti-terrorism measures through Parliament. This legislation will grant the SIS the power to carry out 48 hour bouts of surveillance on anyone without a warrant, and will bestow on government the power to unilaterally revoke anyone’s passports and thus deny them the freedom to travel.
Ludicrously, the public has been given exactly one day to make submissions on these major infringements of their civil liberties. Despite Finlayson’s misleading signals on RNZ that these are only stopgaps until next year’s full review of our security laws, the measures in question will not, in fact, expire until 2018.
Why the insane rush? Good question. More>>