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18 May 18, 10:39am
Budget 2018 - Social Welfare
18 May 18, 7:35am
US birthrate at record low; Canada jobs grow; EU resists US; EU car sales up strongly; Turkey wobbles; the Pope criticises finance; UST 10yr at 3.11%; oil and gold unchanged; NZ$1 = 68.8 USc; TWI-5 = 71.6
17 May 18, 5:44pm
Government commits to setting up an independent fiscal institution to provide non-partisan costings of political parties’ policies 
17 May 18, 4:23pm
In his Budget speech to the House, Bridges again tries to drive a wedge between Labour and NZ First
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17 May 18, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Thursday; no rate changes, Govt spending to drive economy, PPI growth slips, petrol prices rise, Aussie job gains, swap rates rise, NZD firms on Budget
17 May 18, 3:36pm
Budget 2018 - Summary of all tax collections
17 May 18, 3:25pm
Our compilation of some of the key comments made in response to the 2018 Budget
17 May 18, 3:13pm
Budget 2018 - Summary of all spending plans
17 May 18, 2:01pm
More than half of new spending goes to rebuilding public services and almost half of that is focused on health – Treasury’s GDP forecasts are optimistic at 3% over the next three years
17 May 18, 7:32am
US housing starts slip; factory output up; Canada factory output up; Japan shrinks; UK calls for accounting firm breakups; Aussie wage growth tame; UST 10yr at 3.10%; oil up and gold unchanged; NZ$1 = 69.1 USc; TWI-5 = 72
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16 May 18, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; a Co-op Bank cut, more job vacancies, failed sale win, coalface report, Govt debt up, swap rates jump, NZD holds
16 May 18, 12:17pm
Opposition Finance Spokeswoman Amy Adams is ramping up attacks on the Government as Budget day draws closer, her latest target is tax
16 May 18, 7:32am
Dairy prices rise; US inflation jumps; Canadian house prices slump; China electricity production up strongly; WTO rules against Airbus; German growth slows; UST 10yr at 3.08%; oil up and gold drops; NZ$1 = 68.6 USc; TWI-5 = 71.5
15 May 18, 5:52pm
Only the major Aussie-owned banks now have a one year fixed home loan rate above 4.30%, as challenger banks set the pace for this popular term
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15 May 18, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; Co-op Bank cuts rates, eyes on dairy auction, log prices rising, ANZ faces more scrutiny, few AFAs, swaps up, NZD down
15 May 18, 11:44am
Ardern admits a $650,000 three-bedroom KiwiBuild home will still be unaffordable for 'too many', but says it's better than the Government doing nothing
15 May 18, 7:45am
Canada house price rises decelerate; China bond defaults rise; India inflation up; blockchain used for LoCs; UST 10yr at 2.99%; oil up and gold down; NZ$1 = 69.2 USc; TWI-5 = 71.7
14 May 18, 5:13pm
The Prime Minister releases a letter she sent to Winston Peters detailing the responsibilities he will have as Acting PM when she is on maternity leave starting next month
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14 May 18, 3:59pm
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; SBS Bank cuts a mortgage rate, inflation drilldown, an annual Palmy, services expanding, CBA CFO quits, swap rates down, NZD soft
14 May 18, 3:07pm
The Finance Minister has spent weeks dampening Budget day expectations but experts say the healthy books will show the Government is on track to deliver its fiscal targets


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