John Key

National's John Key - facing his first major political defeat

Northland by-election: Up the poll

Thu 26 Mar 15 6

One does not have to go too far at the moment, even in National-supporting circles, to find the sentiment that the government, especially Mr Key, need taking down a peg or two.

The Prime Minister at last week's business breakfast (Tinaz Karbhari)

Australia’s low labour participation rate a significant issue – John Key

Wed 25 Mar 15 3

“If Australia had the same participation rate as New Zealand’s, Australia’s unemployment rate would be 12%."

Trade Minister Tim Groser and his counterpart sign the agreement today, while Prime Minister John Key and South Korean President Park Geun-Hye look on (TV3)

NZ-Korea FTA signed amid spying and lost sovereignty claims

Mon 23 Mar 15

The deal with New Zealand's sixth-largest market for export products will make progressive inroads into the $229 million annual imposition of tariffs on New Zealand goods and services.

The Prime Minister at yesterday morning's business breakfast (Tinaz Karbhari)

Dairy industry ‘begged’ Key not to go public

Fri 20 Mar 15 3

During his speech, Mr Key said that the 1080 poisoning threat was “in all probability likely to be a hoax”.

Press conference of Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dun and John Key. (@radioNZ)

NZ, Vietnam aim to double two-way trade to $2.2b by 2020

Thu 19 Mar 15

Vietnam was New Zealand's fastest-growing trading partner in southeast Asia the past five years.

Victoria University's New Zealand India Research director Sekhar Bandyopadhyay

Despite NZ business push, India reform has long way to go

Thu 19 Mar 15

India wants business environment reforms but the country faces constraints and an uphill political battle to get them.


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