5AA Australia: Selwyn Manning & Peter Godfrey on NZ Reserve Bank Gov Says He Will Intervene In Dollar If He Has ToIn this week’s Across The Ditch Selwyn Manning and Peter Godfrey discuss how if signals are anything to go by then New Zealand Reserve Bank governor’s message that he will intervene to bring the Kiwi Dollar down should he have to — is a win for the New Zealand opposition parties and an ideological loss to Prime Minister John Key and his Finance Minister Bill English.
See also: State Of It – Reserve Bank Governor’s Intervention Speech Notches a 1-0 Lead For Opposition Parties on LiveNews.
Also discussed, it has now been calculated that the Hobbit premiere party in December earned Wellington City $12 million. That figure excludes the flow-on earnings for local businesses and staff. Also, the Hobbit movie earned globally over $500,000.00 in the first two weeks of its cinema release.
Across The Ditch broadcasts weekly on 5AA Australia and live casts on LiveNews.co.nz.