29 Jul 2016

The Week In Review for week ending Fri July 29 2016

From The Week In Review, 6:00 pm on 29 July 2016

A review of the week's news including... The Auckland Unitary Plan is released, only twelve people take up a Government grant to move out of Auckland to free up state housing, revelations the department of Prime Minister and Cabinet were told of Chinese threats to NZ exports, accusations DHBs are hiding patients on phantom waiting lists, freedom campers travelling without toilets could be permanently banned from Christchurch, a decision to have a China state owned company as the majority shareholder of a new milk plant near Gore is described as economic lunacy and we hear from the mayor of the Gore district, the New Zealand Olympic committee backs the decision not to impose a blanket ban on Russian athletes as the New Zealand team delays it's move into the Rio athletes village, the Government announces it's intention to make New Zealand predator free by 2050, David Jones arrives in Wellington to major excitement and what are our current favourite forms of media?