scoop.co.nz 24 Mar, 2021 01:15 am

Businesses Close Due To Govt Inaction On Bubble

Businesses Close Due To Govt Inaction On Bubble
The Government’s lack of urgency around the trans-Tasman bubble means many companies that deserve to survive are being forced to close, National’s Tourism spokesperson Todd McClay says. “To avoid more tourism businesses closing and more Kiwis out ...

“Rather than criticism from Labour, they deserve a Government with a plan and targeted support until Australian tourists can come to New Zealand.“Tourism New Zealand has estimated the trans-Tasman bubble will return tourism spend to 70 per cent of pre-Covid levels.“At the very least, had the Government announced a date that travel between Australia and New Zealand would begin companies like Mountain Air would still be in operation and employing New Zealanders.” p NEW ZEALAND POLITICS Gordon Campbell: On Why Emirates Team New Zealand Is A Really, Really Bad Look Now that the patriotic frenzy has died down, maybe we should all look in the mirror and reconsider the implications of our America’s Cup victory being won by a team called “Emirates Team New Zealand”?

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