13th October 2021 Environment / Government
A freight and supply chain strategy, developing a circular economy and bioeconomy, and further reducing and separating food waste are among new low-emission initiatives the government is seeking feedback on.
Prime minister Jacinda Ardern is one of more than 90 world leaders who are set to participate in the historic UN Food Systems Summit next week.
New Zealand will start a phased border re-opening in early 2022, says Jacinda Ardern.
Too many jobs are being created in the low-wage economy, says the finance minister.
Jacinda Ardern and Scott Morrison have concluded their meeting at the resort – was there anything in it for food and beverage?
Can the country’s food exporters learn lessons from another sector heavily exposed to a single source of income?
The Government is set to introduce new legislation to restrict merchant fees, in a move which could save businesses up to $74m each year.
“Hundreds of millions of dollars of losses for apple, wine and other growers was a near certainty.”
The Green Party is calling on the Government to urgently stop “dirty, degrading fishing practices” in areas most vulnerable to destruction.
The Government has activated the Resurgence Support Payment, in its latest round of Covid-19 support packages.