NZ economy

NZIER principal economist Christina Leung has pushed back OCR rise to February 2019.

Business confidence turns as economic reality bites

Thu 1 Mar 2

Latest immigration figures show a resurgence in net inflow while business confidence has rebounded.

Services sector strong in February, points to growth in year ahead

Mon 20 Mar

"The persistently high level of the PSI indicates the service sector is growing at a strong and steady pace," Doug Steel said.

Consumer confidence dips in March quarter

Mon 20 Mar

Satish Ranchhod said that was a healthy level of spending confidence but was more directed at consumable items such as entertainment and hospitality.

NZ economy expands less than expected in fourth quarter

Thu 16 Mar

GDP expanded 0.4% in the three months ended December 31, following a revised 0.8% increase in the September quarter.

Alleasing chief executive Daniel Blizzard

Economic confidence prompts equipment investment

Thu 5 Nov

Up to 80% of Auckland companies surveyed say they're negatively affected by outdated technology. 


Alleasing chief executive Daniel Blizzard discusses increasing equipment investment on NBR Radio and on demand on MyNBR Radio.


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