The problem with coal https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2021/apr/30/antarctic-doomsday-glacier-may-be-melting-faster-than-was-thought
It matters not....the game is in decline regardless and this (or any) deal will only temporarily solve the financial position just as the AIG and Adidas deals did...a few million to the provincial unions only pays their current overdrafts.
He forgot ticket clipping
In its application or in its misuse?
Agree there are some worrying signs (and an odd reluctance to inquire) but I hope that is not the case as if so then we are really in the shit....corruption is harder to unwind than incompetence
No, not safer...but not surprised.
The Immigration Dept has been incompetent for years so theres no reason to expect them to become become competent overnight because Covid. Hopefully it remains only incompetence and hasnt descended to corruption.
You have to wonder what Scotty from marketing was thinking when he handed Defence to a loose canon like Dutton...mind you I guess he'd cause problems no matter what job he had and I doubt China will be taking his bluster seriously.
we do...and its worth reminding ourselves that those of us who frequently comment on here are not representative.
no...youre right, i havnt
there is....but whether any of them have better outcomes is open to debate
Is that really unexpected?...after all both open access blogs and talkback are vox populi.
That sounds like the pumped hydro battery you said would never happen....just before you noted that we have low hydro levels.
I suspect given the US position our government may well have an epiphany and the state investment will be announced.....unfortunately as with many other areas the action will be severely delayed
The whole thing started with the deregulation of the financial system decades ago....Keys government were cheerleaders, but not solely responsible.
lol...welcome to the human race...and why 'consensus democracy' is not an option.
https://www.rnz.co.nz/news/political/309530/auckland-house-prices-need-to-drop-50-percent-greens 5 years later its looking like prescience
One did not cause the other rather both are the consequence of utilising millions of years of stored energy in the space of a couple of centuries.
Guess then that will cancel out the sceptic....2 down, 12 to go.
you learn something new every day
Listerine? "Sean holds a Masters in Petroleum Law and Policy (with distinction) from the University of Dundee, and is completing a Masters in Climate Change Science and Policy at Victoria University of Wellington." https://wellington.govt.nz/your-council/...
Squatting (and the like) may become the housing solution du jour
Everything is a political issue....i find it curious that after 5 years of (presumably) a political decision, possibly at local level it has been legally challenged by the political class. As noted in the piece, the victory(?) may well be pyrrhic...when ...
Agree 1% is a poor return (esp with bail in) but I suspect that many are due to find out that RE is no less susceptible to losses ....and ponzi is exactly what it is, increasing credit to sustain existing credit, and it all has to be underpinned by an (...
The last ponzi standing?
not just the investors but the politicians (who took the legal action)....the peoples representatives(?)
23 April 2021 at 11:47 pm and 23 April 2021 at 11:51 pm
Rent controls "...But it was hated by landlords, real-estate investors and members of Germany’s conservative political parties. The lawsuit against the cap was filed by 284 parliamentary members of the centre-right Christian Democratic Union (CDU) and ...