Economist Simon Evenett

Editor’s Insight: The guilty parties holding back global trade

Tue 17 Nov

A new report says half of G20 nations have protectionist policies - with Special audio feature.

Reserve Bank governor Graeme Wheeler (Rob Hosking)

Terms of trade produce upside surprise

Tue 1 Sep

New Zealand's terms of trade have defied the pessimists, improving 1.3% in the June quarter.

NZ International Business Forum executive director Stephen Jacobi

Key defends TPP secrecy

Mon 17 Aug 25

Prime Minister also ties controversy over ministerial staff salaries back to the controversial trade deal.

Trade Minister Tim Groser

Trillion-dollar plus market beckons as procurement deal takes effect today

Thu 13 Aug

WTO agreement puts a $US1.7 billion market in global government contracts within reach of New Zealand businesses.

Canadian PM Stephen Harper

TPP can't wait for Canada's October election, says Key

Mon 3 Aug 2

"There is a finite window, I think, where if you can't complete the deal in that time, it becomes more difficult for the US and others," said Key.


Russel Norman talks about the TPP on NBR Radio and on demand on MyNBR Radio.

The 12-nation talks in Hawaii missed a deadline to reach a deal by Saturday

TPP: Groser 'gobsmacked' by auto trade problem

Sun 2 Aug 13

Blame cars as much as cows, Tim Groser says. 


Russel Norman talks about the TPP on NBR Radio and on demand via MyNBR Radio.


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