Nights for Monday 13 August 2018
The Debt Management Office which the Government set-up in 1988, to look after the money it borrows on our behalf has just turned 30. Graham Scott, is a Commissioner on the Productivity Commission and was one of the key players in its formation.
Julia Waite, co-curator of Gordon Walters: New Vision, a major retrospective of art by one of New Zealand's foremost modern artists at Auckland Art Gallery, plays music to illustrate different phases of Walter's six decades of work.
8:10 Night Mail
8:15 Dateline Pacific
RNZ Pacific's daily current affairs programme covering the major Pacific stories of the week, with background and reaction from the people making the news.
8:30 Window on the World
The Fins have a saying: "We can't be Swedish. We don't want to be Russian. We might as well be Finnish." Kavita Pillay travels to Finland during the country's centenary of independence to find out how this Nordic nation, profoundly shaped by it's two much bigger - and very different - neighbours, comes to be one of the best governed, least corrupt, most educated nations in the world.
9:10 Nights Sport
Peter Lampp joins us once again to talk all things spor.
This week Insight explores how Holland deals with euthanasia and mental health.
Lately with Karyn Hay is a late night radio show on RNZ National, with an eye on live events, an ear for music, a great sense of humour and a genuine interest in people and their stories.
11:07 Nashville Babylon
Every Monday on Nashville Babylon Mark Rogers presents the very best in alt.country, Americana and soul and blues. On this week's show Mark spins a heady mix of country, soul and rock 'n' roll from the likes of Larry Jon Wilson, Esther Phillips and Chuck Prophet. There's also new music from Dawn Landes, a track to mark the anniversary of the death of Elvis Presley and a lost jazz classic from John Coltrane.