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Working people must be kept at the centre of the response to inflation, says the New Zealand Council of Trade Unions.
The impacts of both inflation and the Reserve Bank’s response to it through higher interest rates have fallen most heavily on low-income families, said NZCTU… Read More »Working people must be kept at the centre of the response to inflation, says the New Zealand Council of Trade Unions.
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New ways to tackle inflation without a heavy cost on workers are needed, says Council of Trade Unions
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