COMMENT: The Government is spending big while running a surplus, has ruled out tax changes and the economy is still growing. Yet it seems the business community still has its doubts, writes Hamish Rutherford.

On a brilliantly sunny day in March, less than six months after she became Prime Minister, Jacinda Ardern was meant to be across town with the Governor-General for a state visit.

Instead, she was walking down the steps of Parliament.

Greenpeace had erected signs calling on Ardern to join other Labour leaders who made major environmental announcements, as it presented a 45,000-signature petition calling for an


Uncertainty or difference of opinion?