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Act to deliver billion dollars in mock currency to education union
Act leader David Seymour will deliver a billion dollars in mock currency to an education union today in an election stunt.The mock currency features Seymour's mug on a $20,000 note.A wheelbarrow full of the money will be delivered... 
© 2017 NZ Herald Wed 11:45am 

Visitors 'help' Pirate Bay mine virtual cash
Many visitors objected when the site hijacked their computer to mine coins for the Monero digital currency. 
© 2017 BBCWorld Mon 11:25pm 

NZ dollar gains vs yen as demand for safe havens abates, rises vs euro
The New Zealand dollar rose against the yen as investors regained some risk appetite, reducing demand for Japan's currency as a safe haven 
© 2017 Tue, 12 Sep 9:15am 

NZ dollar gains vs yen as demand for safe havens abates
The New Zealand dollar rose against the yen as investors regained some risk appetite, reducing demand for Japan's currency as a safe haven.The kiwi traded 79.30 yen as at 8am in Wellington from 78.56 yen late yesterday. It was little... 
© 2017 NZ Herald Tue, 12 Sep 9:15am 

Jonathan Milne: Finance minister devalues the word 'sorry' further than he ever lowered the NZ dollar
OPINION: I'm sorry, but it has to be said: People apologise so freely and easily these days that the currency has been devalued. 
© 2017 Sun, 10 Sep 5:15am 

Strong outlook for NZ dollar, despite election jitters
Local businesses expect the NZ dollar to rise against the US in the next year, but are also wary of short-term currency jitters caused by the election. 
© 2017 RadioNZ Tue, 5 Sep 2:55pm 

Business dollar expectations in sharp turnaround
More than half of importers are passing on lower prices to their customers as the New Zealand dollar maintains its strength against the Australian currency. 
© 2017 Tue, 5 Sep 5:15am 

Viewpoint: Why Modi's currency gamble was 'epic failure'
India's attempt to tackle undeclared wealth failed on many counts, economic analyst Vivek Kaul says. 
© 2017 BBCWorld Thu, 31 Aug 8:15am 

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Romania's ruling party says no euro decision has been made
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) " A senior politician has downplayed speculation that Romania is planning to adopt the euro as its currency by 2022, saying further evaluation work is required before any decision is made.Liviu Dragnea, chairman... 
© 2017 NZ Herald Tue, 29 Aug 10:25pm 

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Using Pirate Bay? Your computer might be hijacked
If you've used The Pirate Bay to download TV shows and films, your computer may have been taken over and used to mine a virtual currency without your knowledge.The Pirate Bay included code on some of its web pages that used visitors'... 
© 2017 NZ Herald Tue 9:35am 

Bitcoin: The way to the future or path to financial ruin?
Bitcoin, hailed in some quarters as the future of currency, is having a rough week, with a flurry of rumours that China will shut down exchanges and the head of a major US bank calling bitcoin a "fraud."Plummeting prices have again... 
© 2017 NZ Herald Sat, 16 Sep 9:45am 

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How Chinese mulberry bark paved the way for paper money
The value of modern currency comes not from what it's made of, but what we all agree it's worth. 
© 2017 BBCWorld Mon, 11 Sep 3:35pm 

NZ wool market continues to pick up at weekly auction
New Zealand's wool market continued to improve at the latest weekly auction, as demand picked up from China, the largest buyer of the fibre, and a decline in the local currency made trading more attractive 
© 2017 Fri, 8 Sep 12:05am 

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Bitcoin peaks above $5,000 for first time
The crypto-currency reaches $5,103.91 before a sell-off causes its value to sink. 
© 2017 BBCWorld Tue, 5 Sep 2:05am 

Bitcoin continues record price run as Ethereum nears US$400
Bitcoin's price has surged to a new record-breaking high of US$4,890 (NZ$6,834), as the price of rival currency ethereum climbed up to just below $400.The volatile cryptocurrency's record-breaking run has continued, with its value... 
© 2017 NZ Herald Sat, 2 Sep 10:25am 

Bitcoin boss urges cautious investment
The crypto-currency has great potential for Africa, the Bitcoin Foundation chief tells TEDGlobal conference. 
© 2017 BBCWorld Wed, 30 Aug 2:05am 

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