development

12 Mar 19, 5:57pm
Twyford to let law allowing for Special Housing Areas expire, as he focuses on beefing up central government's ability to cut through local planning rules 
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2 Mar 19, 9:00am
Tran Le Thuy notes that while Vietnam's wealth is growing rapidy, so, too, is cronyism and corruption. Trump recommended Vietnam as a model for North Korea
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28 Feb 19, 2:45pm
Auckland Council Chief Economist David Norman says developing greenfield land is 'eye-wateringly expensive' and requires a staged approach to ensure adequate funding
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28 Dec 18, 9:37am
China deserve praise for lifting hundreds of millions of people out of poverty. But it's experience has also dispelled three myths about the impact of economic growth, according to Éloi Laurent
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25 Nov 18, 7:21am
A look at the economic indicators that show the Government should keep avoiding introducing measures to majorly reduce migrant numbers
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16 Oct 18, 6:19am
China side-lined in NZ/Japan talks on development in the Pacific and the CPTPP
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8 Oct 18, 3:14pm
A discussion document has been released for consultation on the proposed independent infrastructure agency through which it is planned to lift the quality of infrastructure investment in New Zealand
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3 Oct 18, 7:00am
China’s governance must be modernised but loosening control over local government and the economy, and introducing greater downward accountability, is risky
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31 Jul 18, 11:07am
Zhang Jun argues that, contrary to popular belief in the West, China remains a very long way from tech predominance
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28 Jul 18, 9:23am
Lee Jong-Wha considers what it would take for the Hermit Kingdom to achieve a successful economic transformation
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29 May 18, 10:53am
China is handling US trade pressure better than Japan did in the 1980s. China’s response - increasing imports and accelerating domestic structural reforms - will support high-quality long-term growth
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3 May 18, 11:41am
Road Transport Forum's Ken Shirley offers some 'far better' alternatives to the Regional Fuel Tax
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31 Mar 18, 8:30am
The CCP says it wants "quality" economic growth. But if local governments are to succeed, China’s leaders will need to update the incentive system that fueled past success
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12 Mar 18, 3:58pm
Auckland Council's economists say the early signs are the new Urban Plan is encouraging much more brownfield development that is infrastructure-efficient
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19 Feb 18, 11:35am
Housing Minister Phil Twyford says he's planning a workshopping event for representatives of the finance community and players in the development and construction sector to help crack NZ’s problems around infrastructure financing
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30 Jan 18, 9:03am
Davos man must change. But Larry Hatheway says that cannot mean rejecting the core commitment to the view that human ingenuity, fostered by open societies and rewarded by markets, remains the sturdiest foundation for the advancement of humankind
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25 Jan 18, 9:00am
Zhang Jun reports that China’s inter-urban competition that has driven its economic transformation. It has become reliant on a few high-productivity cities where jobs and growth have become concentrated
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21 Oct 17, 8:00am
We release a new set of visualisations showing how seven of our cities have grown over time, concentrating our population and encroaching on neighbouring rural land
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4 Sep 17, 12:35pm
National says new 'fit for purpose' urban planning laws separate from RMA would encourage more responsive planning and faster development
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27 Jun 17, 9:46am
This election more than any others in recent memory looks set to have a huge impact on the direction of the housing market - and prices - next year and possibly beyond
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