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Robertson: Economic hit of short lockdown just a blip

Finance Minister says Treasury forecast on lockdown impact is worst-case scenario.

Brent Edwards Fri, 20 Aug 2021

Finance Minister Grant Robertson says if the latest Covid lockdown lasts only a relatively short time, the economic impact would be just a blip. 

The government will update today how long the lockdown remains nationwide, though it will almost certainly last longer in Auckland at least where

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Brent Edwards Fri, 20 Aug 2021
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