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  •   Home > News >  Subscribe to NZCity's Politics articles  Politics
    Govt not interested in alcohol tax hike
     27 February 2018
    Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern won't be increasing liquor taxes after a lobby group argued it was the only way to curb Kiwis drinking excessively.
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    Parliament to beef up Bill of Rights Act
    26 Feb: Under a proposed change, parliament will have to rethink laws a court rules are not consistent with the Bill of Rights Act, it's been announced.... more
    China to scrap presidential term limits, clearing way for Xi Jinping to rule indefinitely
    26 Feb: China's ruling Communist Party proposes scrapping the ten-year term limit for President Xi Jinping, in a move almost certain to be written into the country's constitution in March.... more
    Stiassny heads public media advisory group
    25 Feb: Auckland businessman Michael Stiassny is to chair a ministerial group to advise on setting up a Public Media Funding Commission.... more
    Obama visit to New Zealand confirmed
    25 Feb: Former US President Barack Obama will speak at a New Zealand-United States Council event in Auckland on March 22 and a similar event in Sydney the next day.... more
    'Dangerous' lifejackets replaced
    24 Feb: A campaign to replace old and unsafe lifejacket has led to 3000 being traded in by boaties from 55 communities for new versions.... more
    Northport upbeat on regional fund
    23 Feb: Marsden Point-based Northport has welcomed the government's plans to invest in roading and infrastructure projects in Northland.... more
    EQC chairman quits as govt steps in
    23 Feb: The chairman of EQC's board has resigned just as the government steps in to speed up the settlement of Canterbury's unresolved earthquake damage claims.... more
    Starkly different perceptions of the CPTPP
    23 Feb: The government has hailed the revamped TPP as a "dramatically different" deal while National says it has "hardly changed at all".... more
    MP not stood down over family charges
    23 Feb: The National Party says MP Barbara Kuriger has not been stood down after her son and husband were charged with animal cruelty.... more

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