44 days ago

Poll: How strong do you think Northland's economy is?

Denise Piper Reporter from Whangarei Leader

Northland's economy is looking sunny at the moment, with record low unemployment, despite floods, drought and Covid-19. But some people fear job losses are just around the corner as the Government's wage subsidy ends. How strong do you think the region's economy is? Please explain why by writing a reply.

How strong do you think Northland's economy is?
  • 6.3% Strong (low unemployment will continue)
    6.3% Complete
  • 31.3% Medium (we'll have ups and downs)
    31.3% Complete
  • 62.5% Weak (job losses will come when the wage subsidies end)
    62.5% Complete
16 votes
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Have Shadowclad as your exterior cladding? Important Information!

Adina Thorn Lawyers

Join the Shadowclad Class Action

Many property owners from around New Zealand have already signed up to the fully-funded Shadowclad Class Action, filed in the Auckland High Court.

The action seeks damages on behalf of owners as a result of the alleged failure of Shadowclad cladding.


If you own a property (house or commercial building) with Shadowclad as the exterior cladding, and the Shadowclad was installed within the last 15 years, register your interest now! There is no cost or obligation to register your interest.

Visit www.adinathorn.co.nz to find out more about the class action and litigation funding.
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Take part in Pots for Tots for Plunket with Resene!


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The 10 most common birthdays all appear in the 13-day period from 22 September to 4 October! What better way to celebrate all these new babies than supporting Plunket to support them.

Every qualifying testpot you buy = a $1 donation to Plunket!

Offer applies until 4 October 2020 at Resene owned ColorShops.
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