Finance Minister says even in countries where inflation targeting has been put under greater pressure than in NZ, they are not changing. With special feature audio.
Inflation might be minimal but an interest rate cut now would be pouring nitroglycerin onto an already out-of-control conflagration – unless the Reserve Bank plans a surprise macro-prudential move. With special feature audio.
The Reserve Bank is reviewing the assumptions it makes when forecasting the economy. With special feature audio.
Grant Spencer: 'if the council takes a significantly different approach, a bolder approach, to intensification of Auckland ... then maybe the capacity to absorb that flow can be increased.' With special feature audio.