6 Mar 2019

Dame Jenny Shipley's role on China Council board questioned

From Morning Report, 7:53 am on 6 March 2019

Dame Jenny Shipley's sudden resignation as chair of China Construction Bank New Zealand has raised questions about whether she will also quit the board of the New Zealand China Council. Her position there has been under scrutiny since a High Court ruling about the failed construction company Mainzeal. Michael Reddell is a former Reserve Bank economist who has written extensively about China. He talks to Gyles Beckford.