SKY News New Zealand will bring you LIVE coverage of the 2011 NZ budget as it’s released at 2.00pm this afternoon.
Minister of Finance Bill English will deliver his Budget speech from Parliament which is expected to focus on three main areas.
· Building faster economic growth around higher national savings
· Setting a credible path back to surplus and repaying debt
· Rebuilding Christchurch over the next few years.
Political Editor Barry Soper will join us from 4.00pm for update bulletins at the top of each hour. At 5.30pm NZ Prime News will bring you comprehensive analysis of the budget as Eric Young is joined by Bill English live.
2011 NZ Budget Live: Today, 2.00pm, SKY News New Zealand
NZ Prime News : Today, 5.30pm, SKY News New Zealand