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  1. Video for Govt extends wage subsidies, assistance keep kaimahi employed
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    Govt extends wage subsidies, assistance keep kaimahi employed

    Businesses that have experienced a 40% downturn will be eligible for the extended wage subsidy. This means an additional 40,000 employers will be able to receive the wage subsidy to aid their recovery.

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    How will Māori businesses and jobs fare after COVID-19?

    Our political reporter Heta Gardiner updates the nation on the latest Treasury projections on Aotearoa will fare, post COVID-19.

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    Jacinda Ardern: Everyone on lockdown is eligible for wage subsidy

    The prime minister confirmed this afternoon that the government will subsidise the wages of anyone in lockdown.

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    $4 billion more to pay wages and help whānau

    Today Cabinet agreed to increase the putea put aside to pay the wages of those out of work. There is now $9.3 billion budgeted to help Aotearoa kaimahi and whānau.

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    Jacinda Ardern: Coalition govt lifted 18,400 children from poverty

    The PM has credited the Families Package with lifting 18,400 tamariki from poverty. In a statement to the media, she explained that figures from Stats NZ indicated that seven of the nine child poverty measures have improved during her tenure.

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    Sports Minister backs waka ama

    Sport and Recreation Minister Grant Robertson attended this year's event in Karāpiro for the first time as Minister and says he would like to support Waka Ama for international purposes. He says he's confident that the sport will continue to get the backing from the current government.

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    'Wellbeing outcomes' to be included in 2019 Budget

    Treasury's Half Year Economic and Fiscal Update figures show the coalition government's books are in order.  However, Finance Minister Grant Robertson wants to see the well-being of New Zealanders improved too. Today the minister announced his plans for next year's "Wellbeing" budget.

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    New strategy to "even the playing field" for women in sport

    As part of the United Nations' Day of the Girl, a new strategy that champions equality for New Zealand women and girls in sport has been launched by the government.

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    Govt surplus 'fictitious' says economist

    Economist Ganesh Nana is calling the government's surplus 'fictitious' with large social deficits still in need of addressing.  This follows the government's announcement yesterday of a $5.5bil surplus from the past financial year.

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    Possible deputy co-leadership opportunity for Labour's Māori Caucus

    Labour's Māori Caucus may be given a more prominent role by way of a deputy co-leadership position to mark the strong support Māori showed for Labour at the election. 

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