Politics

Pharmac review to focus on speed, transparency of decision

A review of the Government’s drug buyer Pharmac will focus on the timeliness and transparency of its decisions. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and Health Minister Andrew Little announced the independent review’s terms of reference at Parliament today. The Pharmac review will focus on two areas: • how well Pharmac performs against its current objectives and […]

Politics

Meet the Minister: Michael Wood – Transport and Workplace relations

Minister of Transport, Workplace RelationsMP for Mt Roskill, LabourAged 40, elected 2016Referendums: Against End of Life Choice, For legalising recreational cannabisFascinating fact: Fantasy job is to be an international cricket commentator Q: What is your work history? A: A range of different jobs.After university I initially worked in retail at the late and very much […]

World News

Spain warned of economic DEVASTATION as second wave causes cases to quadruple

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. Government officials have warned of the impending economic crisis while medical authorities have shown concern over the dramatic surge in cases. Health chiefs said the infection rates had quadrupled from 13.5 to 55.1 […]