[WELLINGTON] New Zealand firms cut expectations for future business activity to the weakest level in more than a decade in August, a private sector index showed, in a sign recent aggressive...

[WELLINGTON] The head of New Zealand's central bank on Thursday said he was "pleased" with where policy was at present, having cut interest rates by a sharp 50 basis points earlier this month.

[WELLINGTON] New Zealand unemployment dropped to an 11-year low in the second quarter and wages surged after an increase in minimum pay rates.

[WELLINGTON] New Zealand's central bank is all but certain to cut rates to record lows next week, and keep the door open for more easing as global policymakers unfurl a fresh burst of monetary...

[WELLINGTON] New Zealand's inflation accelerated in the second quarter on higher fuel and housing costs, but did little to change market expectation interest rates will be cut this year to bolster...

[WELLINGTON] New Zealand's economic growth remained sluggish at 0.6 per cent in the first three months of 2019, official data showed on Thursday, fuelling expectations of another interest rate cut...

[WELLINGTON] The Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ) said on Wednesday that the country's financial system is resilient, but risks remain elevated, adding that the current loan-to-value ratio (LVR...

[WELLINGTON] New Zealand pub owner Chris Dickson worries his staff is overworked. He expected employment visas for two new overseas workers to be approved weeks ago, but the paperwork was delayed...

[WELLINGTON] New Zealand's two-year inflation expectations eased slightly in the second quarter to 2.01 per cent, a survey showed on Tuesday.

[WELLINGTON] New Zealand's jobless rate edged lower in the first quarter, taking it close to the decade-low reached last year, but sluggish wage growth and a drop in employment indicated a softer...