Prices and construction senior manager Jason Attewell said "This is the second quarter in a row that building activity has fallen"

Value of building work moves higher in second quarter

Tue 5 Sep

The slowdown comes as rampant house price appreciation abates.

MPI director of response Geoff Gwyn said "there is no concern about consuming milk and milk products"

Investigation underway into cow infection on South Canterbury farm

Tue 25 Jul 2

The disease can have a long lead-in period where animals may not show obvious signs.

Finance Minister Steven Joyce says the construction sector will continue to be a core part of economic growth

NZ construction sector upbeat on infrastructure work, buoyed by govt injection

Fri 23 Jun

Construction has been a major plank to the country's economic growth in recent years.

KELVIN DAVIDSON: Not especially surprised to see GDP growth slowing down in Canterbury

Canterbury down – but not out

Fri 9 Jun

While the government boasts about New Zealand’s high level of economic expansion, the region hosting the country’s third-biggest city is experiencing its lowest level of growth in half a decade.

Value of NZ residential building work inches higher in March

Tue 6 Jun

Capacity constraints are continuing to bite as skilled labour remains in high demand.

NZ annual net migration still running at record levels

Fri 19 May 5

People arriving as permanent and long-term migrants outnumbered those departing.


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