"Another avenue to accountability" for CTV collapse gone after its designer escaped disciplinary hearing, victim's father says.
One of Canterbury's biggest builders says it will take up to a year until changes translate into customer savings.
Finance Minister points the finger at Chch and Auckland for high interest rates and dollar.
The Government's forecast surplus for the coming year was a result of a $1 billion drop in welfare spending.
A welcome surplus - time now to look ahead to 2050
Budget 2014: What did you think?
Import duty change may hit Fletcher Building
Budget 2014: Surplus real, says English
Mum 'rapt' at free treatment
Budget bare for businesses
Tax change may stem price rises - builder
Labour wants to bring back the Kiwi dream
Budget for families wins praise in south
Cuts to EQC enable $372m surplus
We urge governments to consider the importance of having better information available on NZ's natural capital.
The Government got its priorities wrong in the Budget, writes Labour finance spokesman David Parker.
Eminem sues National over election ad
College footballer's 'sudden death' unnoticed
Men warned to quit bush sex
Nude-looking women's cycling strip draws ire
Lotto winner exclaims after winning $7.2m
Boy burned filling lawn mower
'Moment of truth' - do believe the hype
Unliveable home sells for $2.8 million
Sister of Joe Galuvao charged over girl's death
Passenger films flames shooting out of plane engine
TV series shows Christchurch as it is
RBA says Australian dollar overvalued
It's a girl: results of colossal squid examination
'Fiddly' operation to remove goldfish tumour
One-man show brings election to theatre
Training business gone to the dogs
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