The Huddle: No R&V, Traffic Light System D-Day approaches, Pharmac transparency issues

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Publish Date
Thu, 2 Dec 2021, 6:35PM
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The Huddle: No R&V, Traffic Light System D-Day approaches, Pharmac transparency issues

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Thu, 2 Dec 2021, 6:35PM

Rhythm and Vines is off. It's been delayed until Easter Weekend. 

Upper Hutt council will not require vaccine passes at most public facilities. This is a rarity these days. 

James Shaw didn't go through MIQ after all, and was instead allowed to be part of the home isolation trial. That's despite the Prime Minister saying he would go through Managed Isolation.  

The Traffic lights system comes into play tomorrow. 

An interim report into Pharmac has found that the drug buying agency seems to have a number of issues relating to transparency of decision making, fairness and equity.  

Act is calling for a complete overhaul of Pharmac. 

Listen above as Ali Jones and David Farrar discuss this and the rest of the day's news with Heather du Plessis-Allan