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RBNZ to end rate hikes sooner than forecast: Capital Economics

The Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ) will end its interest rate hikes sooner than predicted in August due to an economic downturn and declining house prices.

Markets

New Zealand house prices hit new record high

Average house prices in New Zealand have hit a new high, reaching $925,000, a 23.8% annual rise, as the Prime Minister said the government is "determined" to tackle housing affordability.

Coronavirus

Auckland offers 100,000 vouchers to “reactivate” city post-lockdown

Over 100,000 vouchers are being offered to Auckland residents this summer for various activities in a bid to “reactivate” the city following almost four months of lockdowns.

Markets

RBNZ to end rate hikes sooner than forecast: Capital Economics

The Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ) will end its interest rate hikes sooner than predicted in August due to an economic downturn and declining house prices.

Markets

New Zealand house prices hit new record high

Average house prices in New Zealand have hit a new high, reaching $925,000, a 23.8% annual rise, as the Prime Minister said the government is "determined" to tackle housing affordability.

Coronavirus

Auckland offers 100,000 vouchers to “reactivate” city post-lockdown

Over 100,000 vouchers are being offered to Auckland residents this summer for various activities in a bid to “reactivate” the city following almost four months of lockdowns.

Markets

Businesses seek guarantee on firm reopening date

Businesses welcome the Auckland border reopening in the middle of next month, but are seeking assurances to ensure they will be back in business by 1 December.

Markets

SMEs fear supply chain disruptions ahead of festive season

Following months of lockdown restrictions, retailers in Auckland can now reopen, but fears remain over global supply chain issues ahead of the festive season, according to the results of a new survey.

Markets

New Zealand promises to halve greenhouse gas emissions by 2030

New Zealand has vowed to cut its net greenhouse gas emissions by 50% by 2030, boosting its previous plans to limit global warming, at the start of the COP26 talks in Glasgow.

Markets

New Zealand outlines plans to meet net zero target by 2050

New Zealand has proposed a series of plans to reduce carbon emissions to meet its target of becoming net zero by 2050.

Markets

Ongoing Auckland border closure “not an option”, say business groups

The three largest business groups in New Zealand are calling on the government to ease Auckland border regulations, following news the Prime Minister ruled the changes wouldn’t be revised.

Markets

NZ Restaurant Association unveils roadmap to recovery

New Zealand’s Restaurant Association has published the first stage of a roadmap to support the industry following the pandemic.

Coronavirus

Quarantine bookings reopen in New Zealand

New Zealand has decided to reopen its border bookings for people returning home, as the number of coronavirus cases continues to fall.

Coronavirus

NZ eases lockdown restrictions outside Auckland

Lockdown restrictions in regions of New Zealand outside Auckland will move down to level 2 from midnight on Tuesday, according to prime minister Jacinda Ardern.

Markets

RBNZ to end rate hikes sooner than forecast: Capital Economics

The Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ) will end its interest rate hikes sooner than predicted in August due to an economic downturn and declining house prices.

Markets

New Zealand house prices hit new record high

Average house prices in New Zealand have hit a new high, reaching $925,000, a 23.8% annual rise, as the Prime Minister said the government is "determined" to tackle housing affordability.

Coronavirus

Auckland offers 100,000 vouchers to “reactivate” city post-lockdown

Over 100,000 vouchers are being offered to Auckland residents this summer for various activities in a bid to “reactivate” the city following almost four months of lockdowns.

Markets

Businesses seek guarantee on firm reopening date

Businesses welcome the Auckland border reopening in the middle of next month, but are seeking assurances to ensure they will be back in business by 1 December.

Markets

SMEs fear supply chain disruptions ahead of festive season

Following months of lockdown restrictions, retailers in Auckland can now reopen, but fears remain over global supply chain issues ahead of the festive season, according to the results of a new survey.

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