THESE are troubling times for the New Zealand dollar but a whiff of optimism is in the air.

CURRENCIES

CHINA'S yuan touched a seven-month high and the commodity-linked Australian and New Zealand dollars gained on Monday after US President Donald Trump confirmed he would delay a planned hike in...

[SYDNEY] The Australian dollar started the week on a firm footing, helped by improved risk sentiment across Asian markets on hopes the United States and China will soon resolve their trade war,...

[SYDNEY] The Australian dollar held near a one-week high as riskier assets were boosted by signs of progress in Sino-US trade relations, while New Zealand's currency was steady as the...

[SYDNEY] The Australian and New Zealand dollars rose along with global equities on Wednesday as tentative signs of easing Sino-US trade tensions whetted risk appetite.