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The Government never foresaw the land-use forces they were unleashing with the ETS
22nd Sep 21, 4:43pm
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The Government never foresaw the land-use forces they were unleashing with the ETS
Will high product prices and good grass growth temper enthusiasm and support for rural protest over excessive and sometimes pointless regulation? Or will, Government refusal to engage just make things worse?
22nd Sep 21, 4:14pm
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Will high product prices and good grass growth temper enthusiasm and support for rural protest over excessive and sometimes pointless regulation? Or will, Government refusal to engage just make things worse?
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; more mortgage rate rises, positive dairy auction, retail bounceback underway, lamb prices high, insurers doing well, swaps and NZD stable, & more
22nd Sep 21, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Wednesday; more mortgage rate rises, positive dairy auction, retail bounceback underway, lamb prices high, insurers doing well, swaps and NZD stable, & more
Guy Trafford wonders if the meat industry's selective enthusiasm for seeing China in the CPTPP might not be the principled promotion of free trade being presented, rather just a selective pragmatic approach
22nd Sep 21, 3:48pm
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Guy Trafford wonders if the meat industry's selective enthusiasm for seeing China in the CPTPP might not be the principled promotion of free trade being presented, rather just a selective pragmatic approach
23 new cases on Wednesday, with one unlinked; Auckland reaches 80% vaccination rate
22nd Sep 21, 1:19pm
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23 new cases on Wednesday, with one unlinked; Auckland reaches 80% vaccination rate
Jenée Tibshraeny: The Government is still trying to eliminate Covid-19, but has made the political decision to stop throwing everything at it
22nd Sep 21, 9:22am
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Jenée Tibshraeny: The Government is still trying to eliminate Covid-19, but has made the political decision to stop throwing everything at it
Equity markets settle after yesterday's chunky selloff. Still awaiting news on Evergrande restructuring. NZ rates lower and NZD on soft side post-RBNZ speech
22nd Sep 21, 7:44am
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Equity markets settle after yesterday's chunky selloff. Still awaiting news on Evergrande restructuring. NZ rates lower and NZD on soft side post-RBNZ speech
Dairy prices rise again; Evergrande threatens global bond funds; US housing starts recover; OECD optimistic; Aussie financial hardship on the rise; UST 10yr 1.33%, oil holds and gold up; NZ$1 = 70 USc; TWI-5 = 73.4
22nd Sep 21, 7:20am
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Dairy prices rise again; Evergrande threatens global bond funds; US housing starts recover; OECD optimistic; Aussie financial hardship on the rise; UST 10yr 1.33%, oil holds and gold up; NZ$1 = 70 USc; TWI-5 = 73.4
A red faced World Bank dumps the 'Doing Business' report NZ's MBIE cherishes and uses as a performance measure
22nd Sep 21, 7:18am
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A red faced World Bank dumps the 'Doing Business' report NZ's MBIE cherishes and uses as a performance measure
The science is there with proof of agriculture's essential role in delivering global health and nutrition, and underpinning farming's social licence for responsible production
21st Sep 21, 4:36pm
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The science is there with proof of agriculture's essential role in delivering global health and nutrition, and underpinning farming's social licence for responsible production
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; no retail rate changes, RBNZ speaks, consumer confidence lower, credit cards wither, swaps pull back, NZD stable, & more
21st Sep 21, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Tuesday; no retail rate changes, RBNZ speaks, consumer confidence lower, credit cards wither, swaps pull back, NZD stable, & more
David Hargreaves says the likely ongoing presence of Covid in the community poses further questions for our central bank as it looks to 'normalise' interest rates
21st Sep 21, 2:16pm
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David Hargreaves says the likely ongoing presence of Covid in the community poses further questions for our central bank as it looks to 'normalise' interest rates
Tuesday's Covid-19 update: 14 new cases, with one unlinked
21st Sep 21, 1:15pm
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Tuesday's Covid-19 update: 14 new cases, with one unlinked
RBNZ Assistant Governor Christian Hawkesby indicates the RBNZ will hike interest rates more slowly than it cut them, pouring cold water on the prospect of large 50-point hikes
21st Sep 21, 9:44am
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RBNZ Assistant Governor Christian Hawkesby indicates the RBNZ will hike interest rates more slowly than it cut them, pouring cold water on the prospect of large 50-point hikes
Farm and lifestyle block sales both take a hit during lockdown
21st Sep 21, 9:29am
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Farm and lifestyle block sales both take a hit during lockdown
Market concerns about pending collapse of China's Evergrande dominate pricing. Global equity markets show chunky falls; global rates rally
21st Sep 21, 7:37am
Market concerns about pending collapse of China's Evergrande dominate pricing. Global equity markets show chunky falls; global rates rally
Broad sentiment fall hits markets; Canada voting; Evergrande contagion spreading; German PPI rising faster; equities fall sharply; UST 10yr 1.31%, oil soft and gold holds; NZ$1 = 70.3 USc; TWI-5 = 73.7
21st Sep 21, 7:19am
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Broad sentiment fall hits markets; Canada voting; Evergrande contagion spreading; German PPI rising faster; equities fall sharply; UST 10yr 1.31%, oil soft and gold holds; NZ$1 = 70.3 USc; TWI-5 = 73.7
Auckland to move to Level 3 on Wednesday for two weeks; Part of Upper Hauraki to lock down; Gathering size limit lifted to 100 through rest of NZ
20th Sep 21, 4:20pm
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Auckland to move to Level 3 on Wednesday for two weeks; Part of Upper Hauraki to lock down; Gathering size limit lifted to 100 through rest of NZ
A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; more mortgage rate rises, PSI dives, auction market shrivels, few farm listings or sales, swaps stay firm, NZD settles, & more
20th Sep 21, 3:59pm
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A review of things you need to know before you go home on Monday; more mortgage rate rises, PSI dives, auction market shrivels, few farm listings or sales, swaps stay firm, NZD settles, & more
Real estate auction activity has almost dried up with most vendors choosing to postpone selling their properties
20th Sep 21, 1:39pm
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Real estate auction activity has almost dried up with most vendors choosing to postpone selling their properties
Monday's Covid-19 update: 22 new cases, five of which have not been linked; 16 people in hospital, four in ICU
20th Sep 21, 1:37pm
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Monday's Covid-19 update: 22 new cases, five of which have not been linked; 16 people in hospital, four in ICU
Former Kiwibank boss Sam Knowles and ex-investment banker Rob Hamilton join Westpac NZ board
20th Sep 21, 1:32pm
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Former Kiwibank boss Sam Knowles and ex-investment banker Rob Hamilton join Westpac NZ board
Log prices flat as shipping congestion charges ease slightly, and domestic lockdown demand softens sharply, allowing harvesting and sawn timber processing to catch up
20th Sep 21, 9:44am
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Log prices flat as shipping congestion charges ease slightly, and domestic lockdown demand softens sharply, allowing harvesting and sawn timber processing to catch up
Economist Brian Easton reviews the policy issues that Labour is facing and the ministers undertaking them
20th Sep 21, 8:51am
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Economist Brian Easton reviews the policy issues that Labour is facing and the ministers undertaking them
Roger J Kerr says the foreign exchange markets seem to be taking the view that the historical GDP growth numbers are questionable and the risks ahead for the NZ economy outweigh any positive past performance
20th Sep 21, 8:15am
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Roger J Kerr says the foreign exchange markets seem to be taking the view that the historical GDP growth numbers are questionable and the risks ahead for the NZ economy outweigh any positive past performance