UPDATE: E-scooter incident, central Auckland
"UPDATE: E-scooter incident, central Auckland "
confirm a 23-year-old man has passed away following an
incident involving an e-scooter in central Auckland on
Monday 16 September.
Our thoughts are with the man’s
family at this time.
The matter will be referred to the
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Gordon Campbell: On Chilling The Warm Fuzzies About The US/China Trade Deal
Hold the champagne, folks. This week’s China/US deal is more about a change in tone between the world’s two biggest economies – thank goodness they’re not slapping more tariffs on each other! - than a landmark change in substance. The high walls of US and Chinese tariffs built in recent years will largely remain intact, and few economists are predicting the deal will significantly boost the growth prospects for a slowing US economy. As the New York Times noted this morning, the likes of New Zealand will still face the trade barriers imposed by the Trump administration during the recent rounds of fighting. More>>