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Hugovision

Hugovision contains in-depth analysis of political, economic, regulatory, legislative and commercial trends in New Zealand and globally, drawing on the expertise in the Hugo Panel. Hugovision is published fortnightly on a Friday.

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  • National Party leadership / Crusher vs Kindness - Judith Collins resets the election campaign dynamic

  • July 14

  • 118k
  • National’s terrible week / Tiwai Point - no bluffing meets no patience / Border strategy coming - but tech solutions on slow track / Hints of a big announcement on open aquaculture / The smelter’s one thing, the refinery quite another / China tensions rising / Greens producing eye-catching policy

  • July 10

  • 277k
  • Keeping coalition tensions in perspective / Border bungles puncture Labour’s balloon / How desperate will NZ First get? / Health reforms and covid / Light rail - up in the air? / Kiwis heading home from Aussie / No local refinery?

  • June 26

  • 257k
  • Can the govt maintain the early level 1 mood? / National - a house divided / Shovel-ready tussle / NZ First’s SFO headache / 18 sitting days left / Hugo Group CEO Retreat 2020

  • June 12

  • 257k
  • Legislative race on as election looms / Foresters stunned by licencing proposal / Todd Muller’s shaky start / Divide and rule / International education / Level 1 sooner than June 22? / Media sector turmoil

  • May 29

  • 263k
  • Budget still in rescue mode / More spending and debt to come / Fiscal sustainability remains intact / Rather bullish economic expectations / Legislative drag-race / Trans-Tasman bubble by July? / Election on Sept 19 looks increasingly secure

  • May 15

  • 282k
  • HVxtra - National Party leadership

  • May 01

  • 117k
  • How long at Level 3? / Pressure to help SMEs and tourism grows / Fresh focus on ‘industry policy’ / The leadership challenge that wasn’t / $5-to$10b in ‘shovel-ready’ projects? / NZ First seizes covid’s nationalist opportunities / Metlifecare stoush one to watch

  • May 01

  • 251k
  • HVxtra Covid-19 response / A generous Budget at Level 2 - the govt’s dream outcome? / Ministers already thinking 3 weeks hence / The Aussie factor / A word on ‘elimination’

  • April 20

  • 126k
  • Lockdown decision: health vs politics vs economy / Trust is high, but the mood could turn fast / Budget decisions revealing coalition fractures / Election date / Kainga Ora to pick up abandoned subdivisions? / Refinery strategic review / Climate change added to RMA

  • April 17

  • 253k