|NZ shares fall as coronavirus ripples through markets; utilities down|
New Zealand shares fell as the outbreak of coronavirus continued to weigh on tourism-related companies, and as a flatter interest rate outlook sapped the attraction of companies paying reliable dividends.The S&P/NZX 50 Index fell...
© 2020 NZ Herald Fri 6:35pm Friday's business news: What you need to know
In today's business news - Low interest rates lure small investors back to the housing market and a privately owned stake in a South Auckland men's prison has been sold.
© 2020 RadioNZ Fri 3:05pm South Taranaki house will be sold to recover $10,000 rates debt
No rates have been paid on a South Taranaki home for five years, so now it's up for sale.
© 2020 Stuff.co.nz Fri 6:05am Australiaís Unemployment Rate Unexpectedly Falls to 5.1% in December
Australian unemployment unexpectedly declined in December as the labor market persisted in defying a sluggish economy, prompting a surge in the currency as traders slashed bets on an interest-rate cut
© 2020 sharechat.co.nz Thu 5:35pm Uber tests a feature that lets some California drivers set their own rates
Uber is testing out a new feature that allows some drivers in California to choose how much they will charge customers.
© 2020 CNN Wed 1:15pm Plenty of Avondale interest for Cooksley - NZ Racing Desk
Former top jockey Grant Cooksley is hoping to help maintain the recent strike rate of his apprentice, Masa Hashizume, at Avondale on Wednesday and also kick a $500,000 yearling purchase off on a winning note.
© 2020 voxy.co.nz Tue 1:35pm Where to next for interest rates? ANZ makes its call
The ANZ Bank has removed the official cash rate cut it had pencilled in for May, and now expects the rate to stay flat at the current 1.0 per cent.Most banks still expect the Reserve Bank to cut its rate at some point this year,...
© 2020 NZ Herald Tue 11:55am Opinion: Interest on overseas student loans will only create more 'student loan exiles'
The student loan system in New Zealand, to put it simply, is a double-edged sword. While it allows numerous people access to tertiary education that they may not otherwise have, it also financially inhibits a lot of people from...
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