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Namibia Economist
The Jackson fourstimulative. That means today’s rate (of between 0.25% and 0.5%) is not as lax
The Jackson four
Namibia Economist / Posted 9 hours ago
stimulative. That means today’s rate (of between 0.25% and 0.5%) is not as lax as it looks. Leo Krippner of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand estimates that American monetary policy today is already as tight as it was in July 2005, when the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Heavy investor interest in retirement income providerRetirement Income Group Limited, Lifetime Income Limited, is a licensed life in
Heavy investor interest in retirement income provider
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 20 hours ago
Retirement Income Group Limited, Lifetime Income Limited, is a licensed life insurance company and regulated by the Reserve Bank of New Zealand. Post-Post: Brian Roche To Step Down As NZ Post CEOBrian Roche will step down as chief executive of New... Read more
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TheBull
High yield, lack of RBA dovishness lift $Ais their generous yield and the lack of excessively dovish comments from the Re
High yield, lack of RBA dovishness lift $A
TheBull / Posted 20 hours ago
is their generous yield and the lack of excessively dovish comments from the Reserve Bank of Australia and the Reserve Bank of New Zealand." The main risk event on Tuesday is the release of official building approval figures for... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
NZ dollar edges upthe Reserve Bank's own estimates, expectations for tightening capacity pressure
NZ dollar edges up
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 21 hours ago
the Reserve Bank's own estimates, expectations for tightening capacity pressures," said Jason Wong, currency strategist at bank of New Zealand, in a note. "The prospect of tighter US monetary policy over the near term and the weaker New Zealand... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
NZ dollar edges up as traders await Fed rate hike infoand, on the RBNZ's own estimates, expectations for tightening capacity pressure
NZ dollar edges up as traders await Fed rate hike info
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 21 hours ago
and, on the RBNZ's own estimates, expectations for tightening capacity pressures," said Jason Wong, currency strategist at bank of New Zealand, in a note. "The prospect of tighter US monetary policy over the near term and the weaker New Zealand... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Fed's big speech offers no clues on Lorde's new albumcould boost inflation, improve our export competitiveness and would generally t
Fed's big speech offers no clues on Lorde's new album
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
could boost inflation, improve our export competitiveness and would generally take the pressure off the Reserve Bank of New Zealand to cut rates when it would rather not add fuel to the housing market bubble. Reserve Bank Governor... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Fed's big speech offers no clues on Lorde's new albumcould boost inflation, improve our export competitiveness and would generally t
Fed's big speech offers no clues on Lorde's new album
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
could boost inflation, improve our export competitiveness and would generally take the pressure off the Reserve Bank of New Zealand to cut rates when it would rather not add fuel to the housing market bubble. Reserve Bank Governor... Read more
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TheBull
$A falls as Fed rate talk lifts US dollaras September. At 0700 AEST on Monday, the local unit was trading at 75.63 US c
$A falls as Fed rate talk lifts US dollar
TheBull / Posted yesterday
as September. At 0700 AEST on Monday, the local unit was trading at 75.63 US cents, down from 76.33 cents on Friday. Bank of New Zealand currency strategist Jason Wong said comments from Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen and Fed vice chair... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Mary Holm: To save or splurge when windfall lands"With any of these sort of queries we take care to point out that the likelihoo
Mary Holm: To save or splurge when windfall lands
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
"With any of these sort of queries we take care to point out that the likelihood of a bank failure is very low. The Reserve Bank of New Zealand regulates all banks in New Zealand and requires them to hold levels of capital and liquidity that act as... Read more
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TheBull
$A is steady ahead of key US Fed speechbankers meeting. At 0700 AEST on Friday, the local unit was trading at 76.19 U
$A is steady ahead of key US Fed speech
TheBull / Posted 4 days ago
bankers meeting. At 0700 AEST on Friday, the local unit was trading at 76.19 US cents, down from 76.25 cents on Thursday. Bank of New Zealand currency strategist Jason Wong said there was hardly any movement overnight as traders wait for Janet... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
NZ dollar slips as markets await Yellenahead of Mrs Yellen's scheduled speech tonight at the Jackson Hole symposium,"
NZ dollar slips as markets await Yellen
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 4 days ago
ahead of Mrs Yellen's scheduled speech tonight at the Jackson Hole symposium," Kymberly Martin, senior market strategist at Bank of New Zealand said. "Across risk assets, currencies bonds and commodities, ranges were fairly contained overnight. This... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Waikato University on track for Kīngitanga Day on Septemberpower generation and philanthropy.Tania Simpson of Tainui, Ngāi Tahu and Ngā Pu
Waikato University on track for Kīngitanga Day on September
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 days ago
power generation and philanthropy.Tania Simpson of Tainui, Ngāi Tahu and Ngā Puhi lineage is a director of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, Tainui Group Holdings, Ag Research and the Deep South National Science Challenge. Until her recent... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
NZ dollar gains as traders await Jackson Hole symposiumseen as supporting the greenback. "The market remains very much in wait-and-se
NZ dollar gains as traders await Jackson Hole symposium
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 5 days ago
seen as supporting the greenback. "The market remains very much in wait-and-see mode ahead of this weekend's gathering," Bank of New Zealand market strategist Kymberly Martin says. "The NZD/USD pushed higher last evening after trading sideways... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
High house prices pose economic risk - S&PNew Zealand, accompanied by record household debt, was again raising risks for
High house prices pose economic risk - S&P
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
New Zealand, accompanied by record household debt, was again raising risks for the system. The report comes as the Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ) prepares for a third round of macroprudential limits in an attempt to again curtail growing... Read more
6d
Market Watch
Central bankers jockey to avoid having strongest currencycited a “reasonable likelihood of further stimulus by a number of the major cen
Central bankers jockey to avoid having strongest currency
Market Watch / Posted 6 days ago
cited a “reasonable likelihood of further stimulus by a number of the major central banks.” In a similar vein, the Reserve Bank of New Zealand cut its policy rate 25 basis points, to 2%, to counter deflationary forces and restrain the appreciation... Read more
6d
The New Zealand Herald
High house prices pose economic risk - S&PNew Zealand, accompanied by record household debt, was again raising risks for
High house prices pose economic risk - S&P
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
New Zealand, accompanied by record household debt, was again raising risks for the system. The report comes as the Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ) prepares for a third round of macroprudential limits in an attempt to again curtail growing... Read more
6d
Scoop.co.nz
Overvalued Exchange Rate Mattersremains overvalued and has risen close to the TWI 15 month high experienced las
Overvalued Exchange Rate Matters
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
remains overvalued and has risen close to the TWI 15 month high experienced last month, following comments from the Reserve Bank of New Zealand yesterday lowering expectations of significant OCR cuts. The effect of our high and overvalued currency... Read more
6d
New Zealand's National Business Review
NZ dollar dips below 73USc as central bank sticks to rate track viewgiven the speech specifically stated it was a reiteration of themes from the re
NZ dollar dips below 73USc as central bank sticks to rate track view
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 6 days ago
given the speech specifically stated it was a reiteration of themes from the recent MPS (monetary policy statement)," Bank of New Zealand market strategist Kymberly Martin said in a note. "If the $NZ/$US was to successfully break through last... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
NZ dollar dips as RBNZ sticks to rate track viewgiven the speech specifically stated it was a reiteration of themes from the re
NZ dollar dips as RBNZ sticks to rate track view
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
given the speech specifically stated it was a reiteration of themes from the recent MPS (monetary policy statement)," Bank of New Zealand market strategist Kymberly Martin said in a note. "If the NZD/USD was to successfully break through last... Read more
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iol.co.za
Crude slips to $47 as dollar retreatsor perceived, and so the US dollar and US yields will be volatile.” The kiwi s
Crude slips to $47 as dollar retreats
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
or perceived, and so the US dollar and US yields will be volatile.” The kiwi surged as much as 1 percent after Reserve Bank of New Zealand Governor Graeme Wheeler said that while he intends to lower interest rates further to revive inflation, a... Read more
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Investors Chronicle
Kiwi power In a pre-prepared speech this morning assistant governor of the Reserve Bank
Kiwi power
Investors Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
In a pre-prepared speech this morning assistant governor of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand John McDermott reminded the market that ‘it is this emerging economic data that will determine whether the assumed 35 basis points of further... Read more
7d
Fortune
New Zealand's Central Bank Signals More Rate Cutsimported-led inflation. But with rapid rises in house prices flashing warnings
New Zealand's Central Bank Signals More Rate Cuts
Fortune / Posted 7 days ago
imported-led inflation. But with rapid rises in house prices flashing warnings of a bubble in the property sector, Reserve Bank of New Zealand Governor Graeme Wheeler took pains to balance his message to financial markets. “We do not believe that... Read more
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iol.co.za
Dollar dips against the yena relatively big mover in an otherwise subdued Asian trading session. The kiwi
Dollar dips against the yen
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
a relatively big mover in an otherwise subdued Asian trading session. The kiwi was up 0.6 percent at $0.7308 after Reserve Bank of New Zealand Governor Graeme Wheeler said the current interest rate track involves further monetary easing but did not... Read more
7d
NZCity
Labour calls for RBNZ to expand goalsThe Reserve Bank of New Zealand should be allowed to target goals other than pr
Labour calls for RBNZ to expand goals
NZCity / Posted 7 days ago
The Reserve Bank of New Zealand should be allowed to target goals other than price stability, says the Labour Party finance spokesman, Grant Robertson. His comments follow a speech by RBNZ governor Graeme Wheeler in which Wheeler sought to answer... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Labour calls for monetary policy to expand goals beyond inflation controlThe Reserve Bank of New Zealand should be allowed to target goals other than pr
Labour calls for monetary policy to expand goals beyond inflation control
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 7 days ago
The Reserve Bank of New Zealand should be allowed to target goals other than price stability, says the Labour Party finance spokesman, Grant Robertson. His comments follow a speech today by RBNZ governor Graeme Wheeler in which Wheeler sought to... Read more
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7d
Reuters
Dollar dips versus yen, kiwi rises on RBNZ Wheeler's commentsdirector of FX strategy at BK Asset Management. The New Zealand dollar was up
Dollar dips versus yen, kiwi rises on RBNZ Wheeler's comments
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
director of FX strategy at BK Asset Management. The New Zealand dollar was up 0.6 percent at $0.7312 NZD=D4 after Reserve Bank of New Zealand Governor Graeme Wheeler said the current interest rate track involves further monetary easing but did not... Read more
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CNBC
Dollar dips vs yen, kiwi rises on RBNZ Wheeler's commentsThe New Zealand dollar was up 0.6 percent at $0.7312 after Reserve Bank of New
Dollar dips vs yen, kiwi rises on RBNZ Wheeler's comments
CNBC / Posted 7 days ago
The New Zealand dollar was up 0.6 percent at $0.7312 after Reserve Bank of New Zealand Governor Graeme Wheeler said the current interest rate track involves further monetary easing but did not see the need for a rapid series of rate cuts. The kiwi... Read more
7d
New Zealand's National Business Review
Kiwi Property to raise up to $125m in bond offer, ANZ NZ eyes local debt marketpercent and are trading at a yield of 3.6 percent. Deutsche Craigs and Westpac
Kiwi Property to raise up to $125m in bond offer, ANZ NZ eyes local debt market
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 7 days ago
percent and are trading at a yield of 3.6 percent. Deutsche Craigs and Westpac are joint lead managers of the offer with Bank of New Zealand a co-manager. The bookbuild to set the interest rate will close on Aug. 31, when firm allocation will be... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Monetary policy faces challenges in turbulent timesTuesday, 23 August 2016, 12:19 pmPress Release: The Reserve Bank of New Zealand
Monetary policy faces challenges in turbulent times
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
Tuesday, 23 August 2016, 12:19 pmPress Release: The Reserve Bank of New Zealand Monetary policy challenges extend well beyond the normal parameters... Read more
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7d
Brisbane Times
RBNZ chief Graeme Wheeler signals lower rates aheadwhile generating an increase in CPI inflation back toward the mid-point of the
RBNZ chief Graeme Wheeler signals lower rates ahead
Brisbane Times / Posted 7 days ago
while generating an increase in CPI inflation back toward the mid-point of the 1 to 3 per cent target range," Reserve Bank of New Zealand governor Graeme Wheeler said in a speech to businesspeople in Dunedin, the text of which was released on... Read more
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The Age
RBNZ chief Graeme Wheeler signals lower rates aheadwhile generating an increase in CPI inflation back toward the mid-point of the
RBNZ chief Graeme Wheeler signals lower rates ahead
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
while generating an increase in CPI inflation back toward the mid-point of the 1 to 3 per cent target range," Reserve Bank of New Zealand governor Graeme Wheeler said in a speech to businesspeople in Dunedin, the text of which was released on... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
RBNZ chief Graeme Wheeler signals lower rates aheadwhile generating an increase in CPI inflation back toward the mid-point of the
RBNZ chief Graeme Wheeler signals lower rates ahead
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
while generating an increase in CPI inflation back toward the mid-point of the 1 to 3 per cent target range," Reserve Bank of New Zealand governor Graeme Wheeler said in a speech to businesspeople in Dunedin, the text of which was released on... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
NZ dollar up before Wheeler speechthe November and February meetings, taking the OCR to a trough of 1.50%," said
NZ dollar up before Wheeler speech
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 7 days ago
the November and February meetings, taking the OCR to a trough of 1.50%," said Kymberly Martin, senior market strategist at Bank of New Zealand. The local currency rose to 95.28Ac from 95Ac late yesterday and rose to 4.8347 yuan from 4.8072 yuan.... Read more
8d
Scoop.co.nz
John Waller honoured by the Institute of Directorson a number of prominent boards. A partner for PricewaterhouseCoopers for over
John Waller honoured by the Institute of Directors
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
on a number of prominent boards. A partner for PricewaterhouseCoopers for over twenty years, Waller is the chairman of the Bank of New Zealand and a director of National Australia Bank Limited, BNZ Investments Limited, Haydn & Rollett Limited,... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Port of Tauranga has headroom to chase opportunitiesincludes undrawn revolving cash facilities of about $310 million as at June 30
Port of Tauranga has headroom to chase opportunities
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 11 days ago
includes undrawn revolving cash facilities of about $310 million as at June 30 with lenders including ANZ Bank New Zealand, Bank of New Zealand and Commonwealth Bank of Australia, while its $190 million of commercial paper is interchangeable with... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
China's One Belt One Road may offer best avenue for NZ trade talks, academic saysand the maritime Silk Road via the sea, according to Professor Siah Hwee Ang, w
China's One Belt One Road may offer best avenue for NZ trade talks, academic says
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 12 days ago
and the maritime Silk Road via the sea, according to Professor Siah Hwee Ang, who holds Victoria University of Wellington's Bank of New Zealand chair in Business in Asia. "What New Zealand wants is a comprehensive free-trade agreement but what... Read more
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TheBull
$A falls against the greenbackrates. At 0700 AEST on Thursday, the local unit was trading at 76.56 US cents,
$A falls against the greenback
TheBull / Posted 12 days ago
rates. At 0700 AEST on Thursday, the local unit was trading at 76.56 US cents, down from 76.72 cents on Wednesday. Bank of New Zealand currency strategist Jason Wong said the Australian dollar was reflecting the moves in the US dollar. He... Read more
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13d
NZCity
Five year sentence for mortgage scamlicence. Many of the documents were forgeries. The scheme, or "series of scams
Five year sentence for mortgage scam
NZCity / Posted 13 days ago
licence. Many of the documents were forgeries. The scheme, or "series of scams", began to unravel in February 2010 when a Bank of New Zealand investigator advised police about some transactions using false documents, while Westpac had begun to... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
NZ dollar gains after milk prices jumpa tonne, and a 13% gain in the trade-weighted basket. "A bumper result was exp
NZ dollar gains after milk prices jump
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 13 days ago
a tonne, and a 13% gain in the trade-weighted basket. "A bumper result was expected but expectations were still exceeded," Bank of New Zealand currency strategist Jason Wong said in a note. "The NZ dollar now sits at 0.7280. Another unsuccessful... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Dollar gains after milk prices jump unexpectedlyand a 13 per cent gain in the trade-weighted basket. "A bumper result was expe
Dollar gains after milk prices jump unexpectedly
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
and a 13 per cent gain in the trade-weighted basket. "A bumper result was expected, but expectations were still exceeded," Bank of New Zealand currency strategist Jason Wong said in a note. "The NZD now sits at 0.7280. Another unsuccessful attempt... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
NZ dollar gainsdollar remains out of favour and the commodity currencies have seen modest gain
NZ dollar gains
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 14 days ago
dollar remains out of favour and the commodity currencies have seen modest gains," said Jason Wong, currency strategist at Bank of New Zealand. "Expectations are high ahead of the next GDT dairy auction overnight, with another strong gain in prices... Read more
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TheBull
Global markets rally furtherprices across the region. In contrast, regional central bank meetings broadly w
Global markets rally further
TheBull / Posted 15 days ago
prices across the region. In contrast, regional central bank meetings broadly went broadly as expected with the Reserve Bank of New Zealand delivering a 25 basis point reduction (although the decline in the NZ Dollar suggested the market may... Read more
18d
The New Zealand Herald
Brian Gaynor: Cautious Kiwis risk below-par returnsand are an important source of income for a large number of retirees. The acco
Brian Gaynor: Cautious Kiwis risk below-par returns
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 18 days ago
and are an important source of income for a large number of retirees. The accompanying table, which is based on Reserve Bank of New Zealand data, shows that total household financial assets have surged from $251.1 billion to $656.5b since 2000.... Read more
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Reuters
Global monetary taps still open wide, Fed minutes in focusParibas. But until the fiscal taps are opened more widely, that leaves central
Global monetary taps still open wide, Fed minutes in focus
Reuters / Posted 18 days ago
Paribas. But until the fiscal taps are opened more widely, that leaves central banks still steering the ship. The Reserve Bank of New Zealand, facing weak inflation apart from housing markets, like Australia, threw in the towel and trimmed its... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Global monetary taps still open wide, Fed minutes in focusParibas. But until the fiscal taps are opened more widely, that leaves central
Global monetary taps still open wide, Fed minutes in focus
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
Paribas. But until the fiscal taps are opened more widely, that leaves central banks still steering the ship. The Reserve Bank of New Zealand, facing weak inflation apart from housing markets, like Australia, threw in the towel and trimmed its... Read more
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iol.co.za
Dollar firm after Fed comments86.29 pence on Thursday and last fetched 85.96. The New Zealand dollar stood a
Dollar firm after Fed comments
iol.co.za / Posted 18 days ago
86.29 pence on Thursday and last fetched 85.96. The New Zealand dollar stood at $0.7214, off its 15-month high of $0.7351 set on Thursday when a rate cut by the Reserve Bank of New Zealand was deemed as falling short of market players' expectati... Read more
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iol.co.za
Asian shares gain on Wall Street cheerslipped 0.1 percent to $0.7202 after surging on Thursday to $0.7351, its highes
Asian shares gain on Wall Street cheer
iol.co.za / Posted 18 days ago
slipped 0.1 percent to $0.7202 after surging on Thursday to $0.7351, its highest in more than a year after the Reserve Bank of New Zealand cut rates by 25 basis points to 2.0 percent, a smaller cut than some investors had expected. The... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Asia rises after Wall St. hits record highs, China data awaiteddollar was firm at US$0.7210 after surging on Thursday to US$0.7351, its highes
Asia rises after Wall St. hits record highs, China data awaited
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
dollar was firm at US$0.7210 after surging on Thursday to US$0.7351, its highest in more than a year on, after the Reserve Bank of New Zealand cut rates by 25 basis points to 2.0 percent, a smaller cut than some investors had expected. The... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Manufacturing slows in July, building work still stronga slower pace in July although the country's booming construction sector contin
Manufacturing slows in July, building work still strong
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 18 days ago
a slower pace in July although the country's booming construction sector continues to support industrial production. The Bank of New Zealand-BusinessNZ performance of manufacturing index fell 1.8 points to a seasonally adjusted 55.8. A reading of... Read more
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NZCity
Manufacturing slows in Julya slower pace in July although the country's booming construction sector contin
Manufacturing slows in July
NZCity / Posted 18 days ago
a slower pace in July although the country's booming construction sector continues to support industrial production. The Bank of New Zealand-BusinessNZ performance of manufacturing index fell 1.8 points to a seasonally adjusted 55.8. A reading of... Read more
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