New Zealand

Distance-based road charges will improve traffic — and if done right won’t slow Australia’s switch to electric cars

Road-user charges on electric vehicles based on distance driven were announced in November 2020 by the governments of South Australia…

2 weeks ago

New Zealand: Jacinda Ardern declares climate emergency

New Zealand's government, led by PM Jacinda Ardern, finally declared a climate emergency. It comes as a huge step towards…

2 months ago

VIDEO: Two experts on the race for a COVID-19 vaccine and preparing Australia and New Zealand for the next pandemic

How hopeful should Australians and New Zealanders be about COVID-19 vaccines becoming available in 2021? And what do we need…

2 months ago

New Zealand moving towards building a diverse parliament

New Zealand is prepping up to have the world's most diverse parliament ever. On Monday, New Zealand appointed its first…

3 months ago

New Zealand votes to legalize euthanasia in referendum

New Zealand has voted to legalize euthanasia for those suffering from a terminal, life-threatening illness. The election ballot was addressing…

3 months ago

New Zealand votes yes to Euthanasia

New Zealand legalizes Euthanasia for terminally ill patients but receives a "no" for recreational cannabis after a popular vote. The…

3 months ago