National accounts senior manager Gary Dunnet says “Demand for exports has resulted in strong production growth"

Economy expands in second quarter from increased demand

Thu 21 Sep 1

The results are in line with expectations as export and domestic demand underpinned growth.

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2nd-quarter current account gap narrower than expected

Wed 20 Sep

Annual deficit is 2.8% of GDP.

BNZ senior economist Craig Ebert said "The expansion continue to be underpinned by the services sector"

Services sector expands in August

Mon 18 Sep

PSI shows 4% annual GDP growth.

 NZ Institute of Economic Research chief economist Christina Leung says the outlook for business investment is on the up from next year

GDP data will provide economic backdrop to polling day

Mon 18 Sep

There are pre-election business nerves but they will probably affect next quarter's GDP figures, not the data being released t week. 

Craigs Investment Partners head of wealth research Mark Lister said “There’s certainly no widespread panic about what we might get if there’s a change of government"

Uncertainty but no panic in markets ahead of the election

Mon 18 Sep 1

The Top 50 Index had its worst week in nearly six months last week.

Westpac senior economist Satish Ranchhod said the June quarter will probably be a high point for GDP

Economy seen expanding in June quarter

Fri 15 Sep

But per capita growth is still weak.


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