31 May 2013

The Panel with Joe Bennett and Nevil Gibson (Part 1)

From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 4:07 pm on 31 May 2013

Topics - The leader of the Act party, John Banks, has backed the former Cabinet Minister Sir Douglas Graham as an "outstanding" New Zealander - but hinted he could volunteer to give up his knighthood. The two top managers of Sir Owen Glenn's inquiry into child abuse and domestic violence have resigned after what's been described as a "breakdown in the relationship" with Sir Owen. New Zealand has lost more ground in a world ranking of economic competitiveness, with corporate governance and research and development cited as two of the major weaknesses.