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SPEECH: Restoring discipline to government policy

May 09, 2022 Share

Kia ora koutou katoa, ngā mihi nui ki a koutou. Greetings all. It’s great to be in Christchurch.

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SPEECH: Unleashing enterprise so Kiwis can get ahead

May 02, 2022 Share

Kia ora tātou. Nau mai, haere mai.

Welcome and thank you to each of you for being here.

A special thank you to the EMA Forum Series for hosting us this afternoon. Thank you to Andrew Hunt, Brett O’Riley, Alan McDonald and all of your team for the great work that you do educating and advocating for business.

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Bayly's Business Brief - March 2022

March 31, 2022 Share

The harsh results of the extended bright-line rule, the plethora of regulations being piled onto small businesses and the financial sector, and an example of innovation in construction – welcome to my monthly roundup of news for small business owners across the country.

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SPEECH: State of the Nation 2022

March 06, 2022 Share

Kia ora koutou katoa, Da jia hao, Namaste, Sat Sri Akal, Assalamu alaikum, Talofa lava, Malo e lelei, and good morning everyone. Thank you so much for joining me here today.

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Opinion Piece - Uniting a Divided Society

February 24, 2022 Share

What’s really going on outside Parliament? What does it tell us about where New Zealand is going? How do we heal the chasm of division that has opened up our country?

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Bayly's Business Brief - February 2022

February 24, 2022 Share

Welcome to my monthly roundup of business news from across the country.

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Leader's Address - COVID and Divided Society

February 21, 2022 Share

Tena koutou. Today I want to talk to you about Covid, about vaccinations, and about mandates. But first I want to address the elephant in the room: our increasingly divided society.

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National release 10-point Omicron plan

February 04, 2022 Share

Given the Government has listened to National’s policy to end MIQ for vaccinated travellers and recognised the importance of rapid tests, National is proposing more ideas to improve the response to Omicron.

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Opinion Piece: Youth mental health crisis is getting worse

February 01, 2022 Share

New Zealand has a unique window of opportunity to become the vanguard of youth mental health. New Zealanders should seize the moment in leading the way for new ideas and developments in how we respond to youth mental health in a time of a pandemic.

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Week in Review - Economic and Infrastructure Outlook

October 15, 2021 Share

Business owners need certainty around when they will be able to operate or expect customers. A lack of certainty cuts to the core of confidence, and poor confidence is an economic killer.

Welcome to my monthly outlook for October 2021 on how New Zealand's economy is doing.

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