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The Election With Many Victors Ends And Now We Wait

Monday, 25 September 2017, 12:13 pm | Transtasman

INSIGHTS ABOUT THE NEWS - NZ has to wait and see what form the next Govt takes after the weekend’s election. More >>

Larger Vessels Make A NZ Dry Dock Vital

Wednesday, 6 September 2017, 11:48 am | Transtasman

Larger Vessels Make A NZ Dry Dock A Vital Part of Transport Infrastructure ‘At Least As Important As Any Bridge On SH1’ More >>

Treasury Predicts High Export Returns

Thursday, 31 August 2017, 12:19 pm | Transtasman

INSIGHTS ABOUT THE NEWS - The Treasury’s rundown on the country’s economic growth over the next five years and its export expectations are contained in the Pre-Election Economic and Fiscal Update, published last week. It was not as upbeat as some parties ... More >>

State Of The Parties: Minor Parties Feel The Pinch

Monday, 28 August 2017, 1:24 pm | Transtasman

State Of The Parties: Minor Parties Feel The Pinch As MPP Becomes More Like First Past the Post After Ardern’s Ascension More >>

Super Fund Shift Signals Growing Market Focus On Climate Cha

Thursday, 24 August 2017, 11:22 am | Transtasman

INSIGHTS ABOUT THE NEWS - The NZ Superannuation Fund’s shift from carbon emissions intensive investments is a further sign long-term investors are putting more and more emphasis on weighing up climate change risk. More >>

Primary Industries Feel Besieged by Prospect Of Labour Govt

Tuesday, 22 August 2017, 12:18 pm | Transtasman

INSIGHTS ABOUT THE NEWS - The divide between regional and urban politics is being thrown into ever sharpening contrast as the election campaign unfolds. Agricultural industries and rural communities feel under siege in the looming election. More >>

Cool Heads Needed To Resolve Vexed Questions Around Water

Monday, 21 August 2017, 11:50 am | Transtasman

INSIGHTS ABOUT THE NEWS - Campaigning in the heat of an election campaign could guide the direction of one of the thornier policy issues politicians have been grappling with for years – water ownership and management. More >>

US Foreign Policy Adrift As Trump’s Bombast Makes Enemies

Wednesday, 16 August 2017, 11:52 am | Transtasman

INSIGHTS ABOUT THE NEWS - The headline-grabbing hyperbole of US President Donald Trump threatening North Korea with “fire and fury like the world has never seen before” made US political and foreign policy experts weigh up the prospects of ... More >>

A Twist in Time Puts Ardern In Top Job Without Kerfuffle

Thursday, 3 August 2017, 11:46 am | Transtasman

INSIGHTS ABOUT THE NEWS - It’s funny how fate works. Had Andrew Little resigned three months before the general election on Sept 23 - about a month earlier than he did - the Labour constitution outlines the process of electing a new Labour leader. ... More >>

Budget 2017 – Forecasts Make Astrology Look Good

Wednesday, 31 May 2017, 2:43 pm | Transtasman

INSIGHTS ABOUT THE NEWS - The esteemed John Kenneth Galbraith once said the only function of economic forecasting is to make astrology look respectable. More >>

Trans Tasman Announces Government Department CEO of The Year

Tuesday, 4 June 2013, 10:21 am | Transtasman

Trans Tasman’s 4th Annual Briefing Report - New Zealand Government Departments People and Policy, 2013 Edition, has announced its top performing Government Department of the Year and the best Government Department CEO. The pair are chosen by an 18 ... More >>

Brownlee Takes Out Top Spot In Trans Tasman Roll Call

Thursday, 15 December 2011, 9:27 am | Transtasman

9AM - Thursday 15 December - Christchurch earthquake Tsar Gerry Brownlee, the man who is credited for virtually singlehandedly turning the once Labour stronghold of the Garden City into a sea of Party Vote Blue in the election, has been named politician ... More >>

Key Pipped Again As Trans Tasman’s Politician Of The Year

Monday, 29 November 2010, 9:53 am | Transtasman

Trans Tasman’s 2010 Roll Call has named Parliamentary power house Simon Power as its politician of the year this year. More >>