NBR Radio ‘Slater will pay the price for crossing the line’ – Colin Craig Thu 30 Jul 1 “Cameron Slater needs to get good legal advice.” Colin Craig talks about his coming defamation action on NBR Radio and on-demand on MyNBR Radio. Paid content Chris Hutching Government makes better offer to Quake Outcasts Thu 30 Jul Long saga ends for red-zoned Quake Outcasts group. Paid content Rob Hosking Colin Craig's long game Thu 30 Jul Colin Craig's general air of a self-righteous rabbit trying to stare down a speeding juggernaut is genuinely funny. Colin Craig talks about his coming defamation action on NBR Radio and on-demand on MyNBR Radio. Nevil Gibson Former Virginia governor joins Republican race for president Thu 30 Jul John Gilmore becomes 17th candidate to seek nomination. Paid content Chris Keall TPP and drugs: Douglas Pharmaceuticals lawyer sees fishhooks beyond patents Thu 30 Jul 1 Two unexpected ways the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement could hit the NZ generic drug maker, and consumers. Nevil Gibson Russia vetoes Security Council bid for Flight MH17 tribunal Thu 30 Jul 1 The veto was the second during New Zealand's month chairing the UN's decision-making body. Could the TPP become Key’s most embarrassing moment? Housing expert dismisses Smith's Pipeline report NZ POLITICS DAILY: Political roundup: Reforming or wrecking prisons Craig sues Slater, Stringer, Williams NBR Radio Foreign Affairs Scope: fallout from the Iran nuclear deal Will Serco jump before it’s dropped? Nobody wins in political blame game Capital Letter: PCBUs and changes to the health and safety reform bill Lindsey Graham responds to Trump by smashing up a cellphone (VIDEO) Editor's Insight: Integration policies make NZ top for immigrants Health and safety reforms preserve main principles: Z Energy 'Hands off' AECT dividends Gareth Morgan reveals $20K flag competition winner Govt to 'crowd-source' regulatory advice Key blames Labour for barrier to foreign buyer ban Serco fined half a million dollars Pondering private prisons 'The dampest of damp squibs' – Twyford's Chinese gambit, National's regional migration ploy What Donald Trump thinks of the TPP Poll: Voters love Labour's foreign buyer ban ... Key announces incentives for immigrants to settle outside Auckland 'Fatal combination' of immigrants, building shortage caused housing crisis — former Reserve Bank economist Would TPP allow a ban on foreign home buyers? Groser speaks Mt Eden prison: Davis refers three rape allegations to police Does Serco give Key pause over privatisation? 'Not in the slightest,' PM says Serco accused of letting one prisoner out early, fudging figures on others Insight into the negotiations between Crown and iwi leaders over the fresh water resource One dumb regulation is driving up the cost of your house and your flat white Overdue tax adds to $6b ‘pretend’ pile New health and safety rules relaxed for small businesses Corrections snatches Mt Eden Prison back from Serco New Zealand does not need a more ‘hands on’ government How long will the political vacuum last – and who will fill it? Contract should be ripped up, and Serco ‘kicked for touch’ – Labour NBR Radio Political & Economic week that was: Are we stuck with SOE 'relics'? NZ POLITICS DAILY: The Housing apartheid problem Push for change in council rating system Adams sees crucial real estate role for UFB. Yeah, nah Labour gives conditional support for TPP No guarantee Serco's Mt Eden contract will be renewed, minister says Raw facts on council financing alternatives demanded 'Unconstitutional' anti-ISDS bill narrowly fails Govt wants to limit UFB involvement, wary of stuffing up sector, English says NBR Radio Media Matters: Are Max Key and 'crotch-gate' news? Bill English says lines companies' value at risk of destruction Winston's rugby junket funded by corporate lobbyists All house buyers should register with the IRD – tax adviser Prison 'fight club' furore comes as Serco NZ enters renegotiation period Editor's Insight: Trump's nightmare scenario for Republicans NBR Radio Foreign Affairs Scope: ISIS strikes back against Turkey How many rates bills going offshore? Council reveals number Retrospective speeding ticket law 'disturbing' Trump surges to front of Republican nomination race Capital Letter: Service delivery in the public sector: reflections from the Auditor-General Loss-making farmers can't afford environmental mitigation: Federated Farmers president Auckland housing: National on backfoot but Labour face-plants NZ councils float wish-list for funding changes to reduce reliance on rates Information on foreign buyers won’t be publicly searchable – Nick Smith NZ-chaired Security Council approves Iran nuclear deal Most council leaders back government's RMA reforms No more govt sweeteners to keep Tiwai Point open, Key says Key front-foots economic mood: no need for 'needless gloom' RAW DATA: Raw riposte to Auckland real estate data defence Councils' major conference concern – smoking in public The Twyford effect: Greens up 3 points As China buys houses, NZ should heed warnings of history Emails not necessarily private – Sir Michael Cullen Smith says only 1.2% of NZ's housing stock owned by foreigners NZ First chose not to leak housing data, Peters says Australian investment rules for foreigners much tougher Labour/Greens overtake National - poll Labour focusing on the ‘Wong’ things Tenant tax tanks Treasury thinking Key refuses to rise to Labour’s race-laced bait Do we dare show our yellow faces at auctions or open homes? Racism claims miss the point NBR Radio Political & Economic week that was: Chinese housing data and the latest from Fonterra Identity politics and the aftermath of Twyford Editor's Insight: EQC changes should take stress out of disaster claims 'Ineffective' regulations pushing house prices up NZ POLITICS DAILY: Labour’s dangerous racial politics Barfoot sacks staff member over leaked housing data Editor’s Insight: The coming Iran gold rush and how it will benefit NZ NBR Radio Foreign Affairs Scope: Nuclear deal reached in Iran Government remedy questioned, housing debate rages across Pacific Individual Auckland rates rises revealed Iran agrees to 10-year freeze on nuclear weapons Key points of the Iran nuclear deal John Banks outraged by Finlayson’s support of solicitor-general ECan needs commissioners to complete freshwater reform, officials say Twyford laughs off accusations he’s vying for Labour’s deputy leadership US fingers China as biggest source of illicit capital Is a tax targeting Auckland property investors fair game?