Tuesday, 19 November 2019

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  • Kiwibank reduces one-year fixed-term home-loan rate

    15:39 | 15/11/19
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    Despite no change to the official cash rate this week Kiwibank is reducing its one-year fixed-term home-loan interest rate from 3.55% to 3.39%, a new record low. The New Zealand owned bank has good news for savers too, increasing its one-year term-deposit ... more»
  • Early Christmas Present Likely for First Home Buyers

    12:08 | 15/11/19
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    Wellington, 15 November 2019 - First home buyers could be in for a Christmas surprise, following no change in the Official Cash Rate (OCR) by the Reserve Bank and a 13.1% decrease in homes on the market, as reported by the Real Estate Institute (REINZ) ... more»
  • XE Data Update - RBNZ Official Cash Rate decision

    14:21 | 13/11/19
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    The RBNZ have held the Official Cash Rate (OCR) constant at 1.00% - this surprised the market, who were expecting a rate cut. NZD has rocketed higher across the board.  more»
  • New energy scenarios highlight the importance of natural gas

    10:08 | 14/11/19
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    The importance of natural gas for keeping energy affordable, reliable and sustainable in the decades ahead has been highlighted in the BusinessNZ Energy Council (BEC)’s future scenarios released today, says the Petroleum Exploration and Production Association ... more»
  • Ask Your Team takes a top spot at prestigious awards night

    11:05 | 14/11/19
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    It’s been an evening of celebration for Hawke’s Bay-based Ask Your Team, which took out 17th place and ranked as the fastest growing technology business at last night’s Deloitte Fast 50 Festival of Growth held in Auckland. At the annual event, ... more»
  • Air New Zealand wins South Pacific Passenger Choice Award

    09:26 | 14/11/19
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    Air New Zealand has taken out the South Pacific Regional Passenger Choice Award™ at the Future Travel Experience Airline Passenger Experience Association (APEX) Asia Awards in Singapore. more»
  • Official Cash Rate unchanged at 1 percent

    14:04 | 13/11/19
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    The Monetary Policy Committee has decided to keep the Official Cash Rate (OCR) at 1.0 percent. Employment remains around its maximum sustainable level while inflation remains below the 2 percent target mid-point but within our target range. Economic ... more»
  • Hawke’s Bay wins big at the New Zealand Wine Awards

    16:39 | 17/11/19
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    A Hawke’s Bay Syrah has won the New Zealand Wine of the Year™ Champion 2019 trophy, while a Hawke’s Bay winery has taken out the inaugural New Zealand Cellar Door of the Year Award. Trophies were announced at the New Zealand Wine Awards held in ... more»
  • 73% of Enterprises Moving Apps Back on Prem

    12:20 | 14/11/19
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    Auckland, New Zealand — November 14, 2019 — Nutanix, Inc . (NASDAQ: NTNX), a leader in enterprise cloud computing, today announced the findings of its second global Enterprise Cloud Index survey and research report, which measures enterprise ... more»
  • NZ 2019 Young Horticulturist Announced

    12:12 | 16/11/19
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    NZ 2019 Young Horticulturist Announced Simon Gourley of Domaine Thomson Wines is the 2019 Young Horticulturist of the Year.  more»
  • Companies slow to respond to demand for ethical business

    10:28 | 14/11/19
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    Kiwis are increasingly searching Google for ethical products and services, but it’s usually only companies and or industries who are already under pressure that advertise their ethical credentials.  more»
  • Robot-Staffed Ice Cream Bar Opens in Melbourne

    19:24 | 14/11/19
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    Phosphor, an Auckland based software development and design company, has put a technological twist on ice cream this summer by developing software for the world’s first interactive robot retail store – Niska Ice Cream Bar in Melbourne. Manned by robots who speak, ... more»
  • Property prices in ten regions reach new record

    09:09 | 13/11/19
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    The New Zealand property market is heating up for summer, ten of New Zealand’s fifteen regions hit record average asking prices in October, according to the latest Trade Me Property Price Index.  more»
  • Kiwi companies slow to respond to market demand for ethics

    09:53 | 14/11/19
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    Kiwis are increasingly searching Google for ethical products and services, but it’s usually only companies and or industries who are already under pressure that advertise their ethical credentials. CEO of Insight Online, Kim Voon, said today that only ... more»
  • XE Morning Update November 13, 2019

    08:23 | 13/11/19
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    The NZDUSD opens at 0.6331 (mid-rate) this morning. This afternoon the RBNZ are at short odds to cut the OCR by 25 basis points, after yesterday’s survey of 2-year inflation expectations showed expectations have inched down from 1.86% in Q3 to 1.80% ... more»
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