Opinion: Less might mean more for the economy in this year’s Budget

The release of Budget 2024 has come at a time when businesses are feeling the toll of cost pressures and dwindling demand, caused by years of inflation and an economy now in recession.

Opinion: Council needs to cut costs, not ambition for city

Business Canterbury Chief Executive Leeann Watson says with a ‘golden decade’ ahead of us, the Christchurch City Council must take a more deliberate and ambitious approach than the one outlined in the Draft Long Term Plan 2024-34.