Q+A 20/7/14: Winston Peters, Malaysian Jet, Economy
Q+A This Week
SUNDAY 20 JULY AT
9.00AM ON TV ONE
Editor Michael Parkin interviews
Winston Peters. New Zealand First is
celebrating its 21st anniversary at its annual conference
this weekend – will they be celebrating on election
We have the latest on the Malaysian jet shot down
over the Ukraine with an expert on the region,
Nicholas Ross Smith, from Auckland
University. He’ll be interviewed by Susan
Michael interviews Hive News
Publisher Bernard Hickey about falling
international dairy prices and gets the latest on interest
rates and house prices.
Our panel: Dr Raymond
Miller, Matthew Hooton and
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On The Last Rites For The TPP
The Trans Pacific Partnership trade deal is one of those litmus issues that has always had more to do with one’s place on the political spectrum than with any imminent reality.
To date, the Greens have opposed (a) a wide range of the leaked content of the TPP (b) the secretive way it has been negotiated and (c) the undemocratic way in which any final document would be ratified. Labour has shared some of those concerns, but while remaining generally supportive of the deal itself.
National has, for its part, been very enthusiastic about the TPP, while still giving assurances about Pharmac being protected... For the TPP’s friends and foes alike though, the end now seems nigh. More>>