Trump and strong economy could inflate rates
Kiwibank’s chief economist is picking interest rates could rise 6-9 months earlier than the Reserve Bank is predicting. He talks to Mark Jennings.
Tax Working Group faces capital gains complexity
Members of the Government’s Tax Working Group have outlined the challenges in NZ pursuing a Capital Gains Tax.
How to keep kids safe behind the wheel
Hundreds of Kiwi teens are driving safer and smarter on our roads since a new defensive driving course began on racetracks around the country.
A new tool to keep young drivers alive
Young drivers are the target of a new $49 day-long hands-on course aimed at halting the needless rise of youth fatalities on NZ roads.
Lance O’Sullivan’s plan for sick kids
Former New Zealander of the year Dr Lance O’Sullivan is developing an app that teachers can use to diagnose sick students.
A non-scent solution for allergy sufferers
The numerous perfumes that emanate from everyday products are making many New Zealanders sick.
The war on loan sharks
Fringe lenders are coming under increasing fire for preying on vulnerable people and charging eye-watering interest rates many can’t pay back.
Asia racing ahead of us in small business
In a first of a series on small business, Mark Jennings looks at how local small to medium-sized businesses are performing.