What’s on RNZ News at midday – Dec 5
The Reserve Bank has made few concessions in making the country's banks hold more capital to strengthen their finances for any future crisis; and the fuel sector is likely in for a shake up with the Commerce Commission recommending changes at both the wholesale and pump ends of the market.
1. An American hiker in the Tasman District who was swept downstream in a flooded river has been found, after alerting a rescue service in Texas. Chris Muse tried to cross the right bra
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Chlöe Swarbrick was more interested in herself at the Civic last night than engaging with her guest Margaret Atwood, writes Paula Morris.
Immigration landmine looms
Labour and New Zealand First are considering whether to abandon a 20-year-old practice of limiting total residency approvals at between 37,000 and 47,000 a year. Dileepa Fonseka reports this much-delayed and politically explosive decision is due before the election.