17 Jul 2008

Cullen in talks with Australian Treasurer

10:36 am on 17 July 2008

Finance Minister Michael Cullen will host Australian Treasurer Wayne Swan for bilateral meetings at Parliament on Thursday.

It is Mr Swan's first visit to New Zealand, since the Labor Government took power in Australia last year.

The ministers are to discuss a range of issues, including the Single Economic Market agenda, climate change and challenges facing the global economy.