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    Chairman of Supreme Court


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  • Air New Zealand says fleet investments 'commits us into a mode of ...
  • Nurses rally to protest lack of investment in health care
  • Green spending offers NZ big opportunities - report
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  • Mining is a regional business gem
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  • Australia, NZ dollars hoard weekly gains, bump against resistance
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    Public Spending

  • Labour's fiscal promises are looking unlikely, so perhaps it should ...
  • Rates acrobatics: Eyeing infrastructure, Goff keeps lid on rises
  • Claire Trevett: Labour's 'jam tomorrow' warning butters New Zealand ...
  • Government slowing New Zealand down
  • Should All Black tests be live and free-to-air in New Zealand?
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  • Jenée Tibshraeny takes aim at the Government for looking beyond ...
  • Labour's fiscal promises are looking unlikely, so perhaps it should ...
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    Public Debt

  • Over $3 billion in overdue tax debt in New Zealand
  • One of the world's biggest credit rating agencies says as ...
  • Australia raises concerns about debt risk in Pacific
  • RBA: financial risk easing but high household debt a concern
  • Labour's fiscal promises are looking unlikely, so perhaps it should ...
  • NZ lagging in climate-related investment opportunities
  • Informetrics lowers economic growth forecast
  • Over $3 billion in overdue tax debt in New Zealand
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    Recent Econ Stats

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    2017-05-15NZServices NZ PSI APR59.0 59.4
  • NZ services sector activity slows near 5-year low
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  • NZ services sector activity slows near 5-year low
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    2017-05-15NZRetail Sales QoQ Q10.6% 0.0081
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    2017-05-15NZRetail Sales YoY Q14.2% 0.0471
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    2017-05-12NZBusiness NZ PMI APR56.857.8 56.340
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    2017-05-11NZInterest Rate Decision 0.01751.75% 0.01750
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  • MARKET CLOSE: NZ shares jump as RBNZ signals low rates
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    2017-05-11NZFood Inflation YoY APR0.0021.3% 0.013501
    2017-05-03NZEmployment Change QoQ Q10.0120.8% 0.01100
    2017-05-03NZParticipation Rate Q10.70670.5% 0.70700
    2017-05-03NZLabour Costs Index YoY Q10.0151.6% 0.01700
    2017-05-03NZLabour Costs Index QoQ Q10.0040.4% 0.00400