We’ve delivered on our commitment to make Matariki a public holiday. It’s a chance for all New Zealanders to celebrate mātauranga Māori, and enjoy a mid-winter holiday with family and friends.Continue reading →
Our Government is committed to a high-performing economy that delivers good jobs, decent work conditions and fair wages. Fair Pay Agreements are the next step in our plan to ensure that this is a reality for New Zealand.
There are lots of reasons why Fair Pay Agreements are good for workers, businesses and our economy. Here’s a quick overview.Continue reading →
I was a child when the economic reforms of the 1980s and 1990s left many New Zealanders behind.Continue reading →
Over the past two years, Kiwis have pulled together and pulled out all the stops to protect each other from COVID-19. Our response has saved lives and given us a head start on our economic recovery. Thanks to the hard work of New Zealanders, we’re now able to ease restrictions and move into a new way of managing the pandemic.Continue reading →
With the Ukraine invasion causing global petrol prices to spike, we’re taking immediate action to ease the pressure on Kiwi families. We’re reducing fuel tax by 25 cents a litre and cutting public transport fares in half, as part of a wider cost of living relief package.Continue reading →