The Kiwi icon keeping your cash
Our national carrier has been battered with complaints that it’s hanging on to customer cash for flights it grounded.
Protecting our coastal waters
Efforts to protect our coastal waters from further degradation are piecemeal, slow and amount to a drop in an ocean of problems. How do we bring life back to the sea?
Battling lockdown fatigue
So much has happened, and nothing has happened. Sharon Brettkelly talks again to her sister and her family still locked down in California.
Tip-toeing around China
China is making sure a good crisis is not going to waste.
Sewage in the harbour, sniping at the council
Bills are piling up for Wellington’s crumbling wastewater infrastructure fix, and that’s not the only problem the capital has to deal with.
Tracing a virus
We finally have a contact tracing app, but questions remain over its effectiveness, how transparent the process has been, and inconsistencies involved.
Would a Universal Basic Income work for us?
It’s being touted as a way to stimulate the economy, but would a Universal Basic Income usher in a brave new world - or break the bank?
The race for a Covid-19 vaccine
A Covid-19 vaccine could be the fastest vaccine ever developed, but that doesn’t mean it will be here tomorrow - the fastest one so far took four years.
Queenstown - pretty, empty
Queenstown was for so many years the beautiful jewel in NZ’s tourism crown. But without international visitors, what happens now?