Posts Tagged ‘New Zealand’

RBNZ may be next central bank to turn dovish as worries grow

WELLINGTON • New Zealand’s central bank may acknowledge the rising risk of an interest-rate cut when it delivers its first policy decision of the year.
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If your wallet’s feeling empty, here are the 50 best wines under US$50

A wine critic tasted it all in 2018. These are the liquid luxuries anybody can afford
By ELIN MCCOY This year, I’m happy to report, it’s easier than ...

New Zealand bans China’s Huawei from 5G wireless networks

By BLOOMBERG
WELLINGTON • New Zealand has followed Australia in banning China’s Huawei Technologies Co Ltd from supplying 5G wireless equipment to the ...

New Zealand tops World Bank Doing Business 2019 report

Various reforms have been carried out to warrant big changes in ranked positions, according to World Bank
By BLOOMBERG WASHINGTON • The ...

Rupiah set for relief as RBNZ pressure kiwi

By BLOOMBERG
SINGAPORE • Two of the year’s worst-performing Asia-Pacific currencies are poised to enter the fourth quarter with dramatically different ...

The New Zealand honey that’s causing legal problems in the US

New York • There’s been an unexpected wave of food crime in the first half of 2018. In mid-August, US$98,000 (RM404,740) worth of ramen noodles were stolen ...

RBNZ: Rate-cut chances have increased on weaker growth

Wellington • New Zealand’s central bank said the chances of an interest-rate cut have increased and it will be watching growth data closely to see whether ...

New Zealand goes cool on migrants just when it needs them most

Wellington • On the waterfront of New Zealand’s largest city, a Chinese developer is building a five-star luxury hotel aimed at wealthy tourists. One ...

NZ banks feel heat from Australia’s bad behaviour

By BLOOMBERG
WELLINGTON • New Zealand (NZ) regulators are seeking assurances that local lenders aren’t involved in the same unethical behaviour coming ...

Auckland is Becoming a Global Dining Powerhouse

New Zealand’s famous geography gives its food scene a distinct advantage
By Amy Louise Bailey / BLOOMBERG If THERE’S one thing most people know about ...
Sapura Energy

Sapura Energy forays into New Zealand

By TMR / Graphic By TMR
SAPURA Energy Bhd’s fully owned unit, Sapura Exploration and Production (NZ) Sdn Bhd (Sapura E&P), has signed a series of ...

The rich aren’t happy with NZ foreign bolthole ban

They say banning house sales to foreigners could hurt the country’s reputation and turn wealthy investors away
WELLINGTON • Rich-listers like ...