Your Views
Have your say on the issues of the day

Has the Govt managed the economy well in 2010?

Photo / Getty
Photo / Getty

The Government faces a $12.6 billion debt hole over the next five years as ballooning cash deficits grow faster than the Crown's borrowing programme.

It faces a cumulative $44.4 billion cash deficit over the next five years, according to The Treasury's half-year economic fiscal update.

It will also raise $31.8 billion through its bond programme over the next five years.

Debate on this issue is now closed. Here is a selection of Your Views:

Get the news delivered straight to your inbox

Receive the day’s news, sport and entertainment in our daily email newsletter


Sort by
  • Oldest

© Copyright 2017, NZME. Publishing Limited

Assembled by: (static) on production bpcf04 at 27 Apr 2017 02:59:23 Processing Time: 644ms