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The Panel features a range of panellists from across the opinion spectrum, together with expert phone guests.

The Panel features a range of panellists from across the opinion spectrum, together with expert phone guests.

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New Zealand

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The Panel features a range of panellists from across the opinion spectrum, together with expert phone guests.

Language:

English


Episodes

Online bake off taking off

4/7/2020
Divine Cakes and Desserts owner, Nathan Young, has come up with an online home baking competition that is taking off in kitchens around the country.

Duration:00:04:36

What is the future for tourism?

4/7/2020
Professor Michael Lück, Associate Director of the New Zealand Tourism Research Institute looks at the future of the tourism sector in New Zealand.

Duration:00:07:01

Personal protective equipment should be provided for all

4/7/2020
Ethicist Dr Elizabeth Fenton says all front line healthcare workers should be given personal protective equipment regardless of whether or not they are dealing with confirmed or suspected Covid 19 patients.

Duration:00:06:31

No driveway parties please

4/7/2020
On social media there have been images of people having driveway parties - but a microbiologist says you risk affecting your neighbourhood.

Duration:00:04:27

Music history for 7 April 2020

4/7/2020
This day in 1985 Wham! - the English pop music duo consisting of George Michael and Andrew Ridgeley, became the first western pop group to perform live in China, when they played at the workers gymnasium in Beijing.

Duration:00:01:23

Britain's PM in intensive care

4/7/2020
British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, taken into intensive care and correspondent Stuart Smith explains the concern for his well being amidst the UK's climbing COVID-19 death toll.

Duration:00:04:00

Health Minister lucky to have kept his job, for now

4/7/2020
Health Minister David Clark, lucky to keep his job right now, but demoted in cabinet over flouting lock down rules. Political commentator Richard Harman gives his views on the debacle

Duration:00:07:21

Campaign launched to help cope with COVID stress

4/7/2020
The Government is launching a campaign focussing on people's mental health during the pandemic. Mental Health Foundation CEO Shaun Robinson talks about the stress people are under.

Duration:00:09:58

The Panel with Ali Mau and Alan McElroy (Part 2)

4/7/2020
This day in 1985 Wham! - the English pop music duo consisting of George Michael and Andrew Ridgeley, became the first western pop group to perform live in China, when they played at the workers gymnasium in Beijing. On social media there have been images of people having driveway parties - but a microbiologist says you risk affecting your neighbourhood. Ethicist Dr Elizabeth Fenton says all front line healthcare workers should be given personal protective equipment regardless of whether or...

Duration:00:26:30

The Panel with Ali Mau and Alan McElroy (Part 1)

4/7/2020
The Government is launching a campaign focussing on people's mental health during the pandemic. Mental Health Foundation CEO Shaun Robinson talks about the stress people are under. Health Minister David Clark, lucky to keep his job right now, but demoted in cabinet over flouting lock down rules. Political commentator Richard Harman gives his views on the debacle. British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, taken into intensive care and correspondent Stuart Smith explains the concern for his well...

Duration:00:23:42

I've been thinking for 7 April 2020

4/6/2020
Panellists Ali Mau and Alan McElroy share what they've been thinking about.

Duration:00:04:10

Poetry for the pandemic

4/6/2020
The lockdown is leading people down all sorts of roads less traveled. One of those avenues is poetry. Poems and poets are creeping into news bulletins and broadcasts and more and more people are putting their own emotional responses to the crisis down in verse. Robert Kelly looks at why poetry has such a strong place in the pandemic.

Duration:00:08:09

A universal basic income for all?

4/6/2020
Swiss voters have recently flatly rejected a proposal to provide a universal basic income to all its citizens. But it is an idea that hasn't been discounted by Finance Minister Grant Robertson.

Duration:00:09:10

Offshore clothing retailers still ship to NZ

4/6/2020
New Zealand fashion stores are calling for people to buy local as offshore competitors actively seek to sell online and ship here. Simon Pound co-owner of Ingrid Starnes joins the discussion.

Duration:00:06:01

Britain's PM in hospital and the Queen's address

4/6/2020
In the United Kingdom the Queen has given an historic address as the coronavirus hits hard, the British PM is hospitalised and the Scottish health minister quits after ignoring lock down rules.

Duration:00:04:34

Kiwisaver investors relatively cushioned from market turmoil

4/6/2020
Morningstar, which provides investment research for financial markets finds the Kiwisaver investors not hit too hard by the recent share market crash. Data director for Asia Pacific Greg Bunkall joins the Panel to talk about their latest Kiwisaver survey.

Duration:00:06:23

15 social services call for moratorium on debt collection

4/6/2020
In an open letter, 15 social service organisations have called for a moratorium on debt collection and late payment fees imposed by central and local government.

Duration:00:06:57

Live coverage of the Government's Covid 19 update

4/6/2020
The government is launching a campaign and resources to help New Zealanders cope with stresses created by Covid-19. Jacinda Ardern spoke about the issue of mental health while addressing media after a meeting of Cabinet on the level 4 national response to the Covid-19 outbreak.

Duration:00:16:26

The Panel with Janet Wilson and Duane Major (Part 2)

4/6/2020
Morningstar, which provides investment research for financial markets finds the Kiwisaver investors not hit too hard by the recent share market crash. Data director for Asia Pacific Greg Bunkall joins the Panel to talk about their latest Kiwisaver survey. In the United Kingdom the Queen has given an historic address as the coronavirus hits hard, the British PM is hospitalised and the Scottish health minister quits after ignoring lock down rules. New Zealand fashion stores are calling for...

Duration:00:27:07

I've been thinking for 6 April 2020

4/5/2020
What the panelists Janet Wilson and Duane Major have been thinking about.

Duration:00:03:13