If Australia’s new Land Registry reveals that Australian land equivalent to almost twice the size of New Zealand is either fully or partially foreign owned, then what is the real picture of foreign land ownership in New Zealand?
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The Key government’s sale of land to foreigners continues in overdrive as the latest information from the Overseas Investment Office (OIO) reveals, says New Zealand First Leader and Northland Member of Parliament Rt Hon Winston Peters.
New Zealand First is asking what the point of the Financial Markets Authority (FMA) is, with its report on Silver Fern Farms not being worth the paper it is written on.
Gore District Council
1pm, Monday, 23rd May 2016
John Key’s government must think New Zealanders are complete idiots on foreign buying of NZ houses, says New Zealand First Housing Spokesperson Denis O’Rourke.
Foreigners who have bought land or businesses and are found to have lied on their application should forfeit the asset, says New Zealand First.
New Zealand First is again asking serious questions over why the new special resolution on the proposed sale of our largest meat exporter to Chinese SOE, Shanghai Maling, is based upon a document that has been seriously challenged.
New Zealand’s largest meat exporter, Silver Fern Farms, has spectacularly backed down after a shareholder revolt and will now seek a special shareholder meeting to approve its sale to Chinese SOE, Shanghai Maling.
Commentators are tripping over themselves to explain the causes of the Auckland housing crisis – but they are avoiding the patently obvious, says New Zealand First.