Finance minister’s fifth budget – with spending on health and the environment - will be key scene-setter ahead of New Zealand election expected next year
It’s the Budget month again. It’s the month when we finally get to see how much the Government will spend and where. In his Budget previews, the finance minister Grant Robertson has clarified that New Zealand to spend more on healthcare and climate change over the next year. Outlining the priorities before the government in this year’s Budget, the Finance Minister, Grant Robertson said that these two areas will be the main focus this year.