What record migration means for NZ

As Auckland's population booms, the problem of congestion worsens.

Traffic jams, crowded classrooms and a housing crisis. It's all because of immigration, right?

McCully: public face, private man video

The Key Government's international face: New Zealand's foreign minister Murray McCully is standing down and will quit ...

Murray McCully's been the NZ Government's international face for almost nine years - but he's a (very) private man.

Stop the 'flood' of migrants? Rubbish

John Edens, Stuff journalist and ''migrant''.

OPINION: I couldn't disagree more with the idea that NZ lets in too many migrants.

Fair pay further from reach

Education support workers in early childhood education could have a claim that they are underpaid because their ...

NZEI union says the new Pay Equity Bill will make it harder, not easier, to reduce the gender pay gap.

PM: Winston 'attention-seeking'

Prime Minister Bill English says it will be up to voters to decide which parties have to work together after the election.

PM refuses to call Winston Peters a racist for saying reporters were "Asian immigrants" writing "propaganda".

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Migration debate triggers a logic bypass

Immigration Minister Michael Woodhouse imposed a "remuneration test" as a proxy for skills.

OPINION: Recent boom in work and student visas suggests room for cuts.

A Kiwi immigration vocabulary

Winston Peters likes to describe immigrants an inundation instead of people.

We compare the phrases with the reality - complete with dog-whistle ratings.

Flavell and Harawira at odds

Maori Development Minister Te Ururoa Flavell says Hone Harawira's criticisms of Maori land reforms aren't credible ...

The biggest Maori land reform in decades is set to pass but Maori leaders are divided on the benefits.

New migration record

Gains from net migration hit another record high in the year to March.

The number of people arriving in New Zealand intending to call it home continues to rise.

From the beehive with Ria Bond

New Zealand First MP Ria Bond.

On Monday, Prime Minister Bill English appeared on The AM Show and pledged "more money for more people, because in the end this is a people business", when talking mental health. 

Reserve Bank promotes insider

Geoff Bascand, tipped as a possible future Reserve Bank governor, has been announced as the bank's next head of ...

Former government statistician, tipped as possible governor, is promoted to bank's deputy chief executive.

Manji questions Brownlee move video

Ilam candidate Raf Manji finds it hard to see how incumbent Gerry Brownlee can remain an effective local MP while ...

The first shots of an electoral showdown in Christchurch have been fired.

Migration changes 'marginal'

Will the Government's immigration policies take off successfully, or have they failed to get off the ground?

NZ's struggling to cope with record migration gains, but Government changes unlikely to make a difference say economists.

'My dad's been fighting for decades'

Patrick Edwards and his daughter Aneta were in the Wellington High Court earlier this year.

Malayan Emergency veteran Patrick Edwards, 80, has been battling the pension authorities since the 60s.

Smith's 'small reduction in responsibilities'

Nick Smith says he does not feel sidelined despite losing out in the latest cabinet reshuffle.

Nick Smith says he does not feel sidelined despite losing out in the cabinet reshuffle.

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Stop the 'flood' of migrants? Rubbish

John Edens, Stuff journalist and ''migrant''.

OPINION: I couldn't disagree more with the idea that NZ lets in too many migrants.

Economy needs immigration

OPINION: Being able to hire someone with the necessary skills is essential for business.

Migration debate triggers a logic bypass

From the beehive with Ria Bond

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