No Wonder Front-Line Troops Can’t Get A Pay Rise
New Zealand First has accused the Army of squandering scarce
Defence dollars on public relations exercises instead of
equipment and soldiers’ long overdue pay rise.
spokesman Ron Mark has established that over $300,000 was
wasted on a corporate video exercise for the Army.
gross wastage of valuable resource that could have been
spent elsewhere to far greater effect,” said Mr Mark.
if that isn’t enough,” he said, “they have wasted a further
$100,000 on corporate rebranding and media training, each of
which is of dubious benefit to anyone in the Army that I
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