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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.

Location:

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

Will cinemas survive the COVID economic downturn

4/8/2020
Already struggling cinemas face an uncertain future after the coronavirus epidemic hits economies hard. Steve Newall, editor of Flicks joins the discussion.

Duration:00:06:37

New York has its deadliest virus day

4/8/2020
New Zealand correspondent in New York, Simon Hampton, talks to the Panel about the deadliest day for New York as the US epicentre of the coronavirus pandemic.

Duration:00:08:01

Most New Zealanders don't read online privacy policies

4/8/2020
A major survey has found out than on average only 2 percent of New Zealanders bother to read online privacy policies. Privacy Commissioner John Edwards joins the discussion.

Duration:00:09:44

The zoom platform

4/8/2020
Zoom, many of us who had never heard of the platform are using it with gusto ..zoom parties, The way to hold meetings remotely. But what are we leaving ourselves open to? How much of a threat could this pose to personal data being prayed but also our biggest companies ? Is it fully encrypted?

Duration:00:08:35

Charities in NZ across the board are struggling

4/8/2020
For the first time ever, Unicef New Zealand is focusing humanitarian efforts on Kiwi children and families impacted by Covid-19.

Duration:00:07:21

Level four lockdown: related police powers

4/8/2020
The new guidance, of fortified police powers recently released by the police, revealed that under alert level 4 police may do "anything reasonably necessary, including the use of force, to compel, enforce, or ensure compliance" of the lockdown measures.

Duration:00:06:51

The Panel with Ali Jones and Mark Sainsbury (Part 2)

4/8/2020
A major survey has found out than on average only 2 percent of New Zealanders bother to read online privacy policies. Privacy Commissioner John Edwards joins the discussion. New Zealand correspondent in New York, Simon Hampton, talks to the Panel about the deadliest day for New York as the US epicentre of the coronavirus pandemic. Already struggling cinemas face an uncertain future after the coronavirus epidemic hits economies hard. Steve Newall, editor of Flicks joins the discussion.

Duration:00:26:38

I've been thinking for 8 April 2020

4/7/2020
Panellists Ali Jones and Mark Sainsbury share what they've been thinking about.

Duration:00:03:16

Story of the Day for 8 April 2020

4/7/2020
What's a meme? Well they've been around for a minute but the humble internet medium is all of sudden being used by a whole new audience, with unpredictable consequences. As people become more online during lockdown, the meme is king. Robert Kelly investigates quite what that looks like.

Duration:00:07:11

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