Friday, May 25, 2012
New Zealand said Thursday it would contain spending to try to put the government's books back in the black within three years, while also fostering growth in the struggling economy.
Friday, April 27, 2012
New Zealand's central bank left the official cash rate (OCR) unchanged at 2.5 percent Thursday but warned it would reconsider if the country's currency remained too strong.
Thursday, March 29, 2012
Fiji's military government says it is taking control of the country's national carrier Air Pacific from Australian company Qantas.
Tuesday, February 28, 2012
New Zealand Internet and technology lobby groups are planning to attend the 11th round of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) talks in Australia to voice concerns that U.S.-backed intellectual property laws could be imposed on TPP partner states.
New Zealand's central bank left the official cash rate (OCR) unchanged at a record low of 2.5 percent Thursday, saying the European debt crisis continued to threaten the country's recovery.
Saturday, October 1, 2011
New Zealand's credit rating has been downgraded by two of the three major ratings agencies amid increased global concern over high debt burdens in developed nations.
Tuesday, July 19, 2011
New Zealand's inflation rate hit a 21-year high in the 12 months to June, as rising fuel and food prices pushed up the cost of living, official data released Monday showed.
Friday, July 15, 2011
New Zealand's economy grew a better than expected 0.8 percent in the March quarter, despite a deadly earthquake, data showed Thursday, sending the local dollar up to a record against the greenback.
Tuesday, June 21, 2011
New Zealand Prime Minister John Key on Monday said the bill from the devastating Christchurch earthquakes had soared to NZ$25 billion (US$20.2 billion), far more than previously thought.1 Comment
Saturday, June 11, 2011
The New Zealand dollar hit a fresh high against the greenback Friday, prompting the country's central bank chief to say foreign exchange markets had misinterpreted forecasts released this week.