Is Amy Adams just doing what she’s told or does she have her fingers stuck firmly in her ears?
Perhaps she just genuinely doesn’t want to know the reasons for Australia refusing to allow Huawei to tender for its massive broadband supply contract because that would give her a massive headache and require her to do something about it.
The new ICT Minister had this to say today:
The Minister responsible for overseeing the roll-out of ultra-fast broadband in New Zealand says it would not be appropriate for her to ask Australian authorities why they banned a Chinese company from working on an Australian project due to security fears, despite that company having won contracts to install broadband infrastructure here.
Read the rest here and watch how she says the same thing over and over again.