Your Government Word Of The Day: Surplus

The government makes a budget every year and if they manage to stay within that budget they call it a surplus. If they decide that in the year to come to will spend $ 200 billion and they spend only $ 195.586 billion they have a surplus of $ 414 million.

I’m Dutch, Get Over My English!

Just the other day one of my readers told me that she reads me for my linguistics or would that be my use of linguistics or my linguistic endeavors to mention a few variations on the use of the term, as much as she does for the information I put on my blog. She pointed […]

English names new Reserve Bank Governor

Is this the man who will be the last reserve bank Governor or will it all collapse earlier? One thing is for sure as the  Vice President and Treasurer at The World Bank Director, Financial Products and Services Department at The World Bank Treasurer of the New Zealand Debt Management Office and Deputy Secretary at […]

$112 billion in Derivatives and off the books accounting. John Key can’t help himself!!!

In an astonishingly critical lecture Associate professor Dr Sue Newberry, from the University of Sydney told an Auckland audience that the NZ government has defrauded the New Zealand population. Well of course she did not speak in those terms but she might as well have because if you or I had used the accountant procedures […]

Surplus “on track” bar disaster!

😆 😆 😆 😆 😆 😆 😆 😆 That’s like saying “we’ll be sweet for the bbq tonight” when it’s already pounding down with rain and you can hear thunder in the far distance fast approaching and an eathquake hit your town this morning and a Tsunami of monstrous proportions is coming you way all […]

English shouldn’t get a cent

Just in case you feel that I as a foreigner should not attack the kiwi finance minister let’s see what a respected political editor has to say about Bill English’s antics. This one is by Duncan Garner Bill English should cut the pretence. He doesn’t live in Dipton and hasn’t for more than a decade. […]

$ 1000,- of taxpayers money a week to maintain family stability for English’s family

It always gets me; the greed of our elected officials and their misplaced sense of entitlement. Nary a week after Bully babe Bennet divulged the personal financial details of two mothers on benefits in an attempt to bully the women into silence it appears that finance minister Bill English is paid a $ 1000.- a […]