6:00 AM.Ten-thousand temporary work visas are extended to help ease labour shortages - we speak to Immigration Minister Kris Faafoi New Zealanders caught in Melbourne's Covid lockdown start returning home… Read moreAudio
6:23 AM.Dairy NZ says the immigration minister should look into whether the criteria used last year to decide who should get border exemptions was fair - with the dairy industry losing out to film and space… Read moreAudio
6:26 AM.The Climate Commission has recommended iwi, hapū and Māori determine their own contribution to reducing national emissions - and set their own targets - as part of the newly released report laying out… Read moreAudio
7:10 AM.The government has announced that it will extend around 10,000 working holiday visas and Supplementary Seasonsal Employment (SSE) visas for another six months to aleviate ongoing labour shortages.
8:56 AM.Te Papa is hosting New Zealand's first major exhibition of surrealist art in nearly half a century, with 180 masterpieces from Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen in the Netherlands on show from Saturday… Read moreAudio