Bill English

OPINION: Budget doesn't cover cracks in health system

Mon 25 May

A $48 million elective surgery boost will do little to cover the cracks starting to show in our public health system.

Minister for Primary Industries Nathan Guy

Border levy matches cargo imports clearance

Mon 25 May

The levy is expected to take effect from January 1, 2016.

Treasury financial markets manager James Beard

KiwiSaver providing poor value for money, needs rewrite - Treasury

Mon 25 May 7

The RIS shows the $1000 kick-start payment is by far the less costly part of the two incentives that operate to encourage KiwiSaver membership.

Finance Minister Bill English on TVNZ's Q&A

NZ can afford the future cost of superannuation — English

Sun 24 May 1

PLUS: Anti-poverty campaigners like Jonathan Boston and the Children’s Commissioner use “a set of measures you’ll never be able to satisfy,” finance minister says. 

Labour's finance spokesman Grant Robertson on The Nation

BUDGET 2015: Robertson says Labour will reverse key policies

Sun 24 May 5

Finance spokesman says his party would unwind several elements of Budget 2015.

Finance Minister Bill English on The Nation

BUDGET 2015: How will tax on capital gain impact housing market? English unsure

Sun 24 May 1

The finance minister on u-turns and new taxes, housing development in Auckland and benefit increases.


Subscribe to Bill English