Wednesday, October 17, 2012
New Zealand's inflation slipped to a 13-year low of 0.8 percent in the year to September, official data showed Tuesday, taking it below the central bank's 1- to 3-percent target band.
Friday, September 28, 2012
New Zealand's business sentiment survey showed a mixed picture in September, pointing to modest economic momentum as inflation expectations remained benign, backing expectations for interest rates to stay at a record low well into next year.
Friday, September 21, 2012
New Zealand's economy expanded 2 percent in the year to June, the highest annual growth in output for four years, according to official figures released Thursday.
Wednesday, September 12, 2012
New Zealand's Prime Minister John Key on Tuesday urged Japan to join talks for a planned Pacific free trade deal that advocates hope will prove a boon to the region's economy.
Tuesday, September 11, 2012
A New Zealand court Monday ordered Vodafone PLC to pay a record amount of fines for breaking fair trading laws.
Tuesday, September 4, 2012
A plan by the New Zealand government to raise billions of dollars by selling shares in state-owned energy companies has been delayed so officials can spend more time consulting with indigenous Maori, who had threatened legal action to try and halt the sales.
Wednesday, July 18, 2012
New Zealand's inflation fell to a 13-year low in the 12 months to June, official data showed Tuesday, a result analysts said reduced the chances of an interest rate hike this year.
Wednesday, June 27, 2012
New Zealand passed legislation Tuesday paving the way for the government to partially privatize billions of dollars worth of state-owned energy assets in a bid to rein in the country's debt.
Former World Bank executive Graeme Wheeler has been named as the next head of New Zealand's central bank.
Friday, June 22, 2012
New Zealand's agriculture-driven economy is picking up steam, growing at the fastest pace in five years as the region continues to offer a bright spot in a gloomy world economy.