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Commission releases 2017/18 priorities – rnzngin Fifth Estate

By   /  July 20, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Commission releases 2017/18 priorities – rnzngin Fifth Estate

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Commission releases 2017/18 priorities Commission releases 2017/18 priorities20 July 2017 The Commerce Commission have released its priority focus areas for the upcoming year publicly for the first time.Speaking at the Commission’s competition and regulation conference, Competition Matters 2017, in Wellington today, Chairman Dr Mark Berry […]

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Weekly Overview 22 June 2017

By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Banking and Finance, BNZ Economist Tony Alexander, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Weekly Overview 22 June 2017

MIL OSI – Source: BNZ Economist Tony Alexander – Analysis: Headline: Weekly Overview 22 June 2017 Thursday June 22nd 2017 In this week’s Overview we take a quick look at last week’s numbers on GDP and the current account, note the RB leaving the cash rate unchanged at 1.75% this morning but bank funding costs […]

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Wholesale broadband price drop passed through to consumers

By   /  June 21, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Commerce Commission, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Wholesale broadband price drop passed through to consumers

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Wholesale broadband price drop passed through to consumers Wholesale broadband price drop passed through to consumers21 June 2017 The Commerce Commission has today released a study showing that 90% of the recent reductions in Chorus’ regulated wholesale broadband prices have flowed through to consumers.In December […]

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Weekly Overview 15 June 2017

By   /  June 15, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Banking and Finance, BNZ Economist Tony Alexander, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Weekly Overview 15 June 2017

MIL OSI – Source: BNZ Economist Tony Alexander – Analysis: Headline: Weekly Overview 15 June 2017 Thursday June 15th 2017 This week’s Overview runs to just under 8 pages. We start by discussing National Farm Fieldays and the topic of this year’s 11.00am and 2.00pm talks to farmers in the BNZ tent – the new […]

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Weekly Overview 8 June 2017

By   /  June 8, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Banking and Finance, BNZ Economist Tony Alexander, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Weekly Overview 8 June 2017

MIL OSI – Source: BNZ Economist Tony Alexander – Analysis: Headline: Weekly Overview 8 June 2017 Thursday June 8th 2017 This week’s Overview is short and sweet with an update to calculations made a year or so ago looking at housing shortages around the regions, and some commentary on the strong NZ dollar. Download document […]

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New Analytical Paper on informing policies and services for at-risk children and youth —

By   /  June 8, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, FinancialStatements, Media, New Zealand Treasury, Public Sector, Speeches  /  Comments Off on New Analytical Paper on informing policies and services for at-risk children and youth —

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Treasury – Release/Statement Headline: New Analytical Paper on informing policies and services for at-risk children and youth — Page updated 8 Jun 2017 The Treasury has released a new Analytical Paper on informing policies and services for at-risk children and youth. This paper accompanies the release of an online […]

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Weekly Overview 1 June 2017

By   /  June 1, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Banking and Finance, BNZ Economist Tony Alexander, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Weekly Overview 1 June 2017

MIL OSI – Source: BNZ Economist Tony Alexander – Analysis: Headline: Weekly Overview 1 June 2017 Thursday June 1st 2017 This week we note how house building has plateaued in Auckland, failure of retailers in spite of strong growth in consumer spending, growth in big versus less big cities, and a strengthening in business plans […]

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Occupied Palestinian Territory: Fifty years of inaction and impunity must end

By   /  June 1, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Activist Organisations, Economy, Environment, Lobby Groups, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand NGOs, Oxfam New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Occupied Palestinian Territory: Fifty years of inaction and impunity must end

MIL OSI – Source: Oxfam New Zealand – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Occupied Palestinian Territory: Fifty years of inaction and impunity must end The international community continues to turn a blind eye to Israel’s violations of international law and the abuse of human rights in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (OPT), Oxfam said today. As development and […]

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Weekly Overview 18 May 2017

By   /  May 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Banking and Finance, BNZ Economist Tony Alexander, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Weekly Overview 18 May 2017

MIL OSI – Source: BNZ Economist Tony Alexander – Analysis: Headline: Weekly Overview 18 May 2017 Thursday May 18th 2017 Data this week show housing turnover falling but household retail spending accelerating. We look at the numbers and consider implications for some property prices of an over-supply of sub-dividable sections in Auckland and the role […]

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The value of forecasting in an uncertain world

By   /  May 15, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Economy, Finance, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Government Business, Press Release, Reserve Bank of New Zealand  /  Comments Off on The value of forecasting in an uncertain world

MIL OSI – Source: Reserve Bank of New Zealand – News/Statement: Headline: The value of forecasting in an uncertain world Release date 15 May 2017 Forecasting is a valuable part of the monetary policy process, helping the Bank plan for the future, communicate its current understanding and intentions, and react to unexpected events, Reserve Bank […]

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Financial Statements of the Government of New Zealand for the Nine Months Ended 31 March 2017

By   /  May 10, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, New Zealand Treasury, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Financial Statements of the Government of New Zealand for the Nine Months Ended 31 March 2017

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Treasury – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Financial Statements of the Government of New Zealand for the Nine Months Ended 31 March 2017 Page updated 10 May 2017 The Treasury has published the Financial Statements of the Government of New Zealand for the Nine Months Ended 31 March 2017. See Financial […]

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Weekly Overview 4 May 2017

By   /  May 4, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Banking and Finance, BNZ Economist Tony Alexander, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Weekly Overview 4 May 2017

MIL OSI – Source: BNZ Economist Tony Alexander – Analysis: Headline: Weekly Overview 4 May 2017 Thursday May 4th 2017 House building is growing in Auckland but at a very slow pace which will see the existing shortage get worse for the next few years – or decades. But outside Auckland and Canterbury a rapid […]

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Enhanced oversight framework for financial market infrastructures – rnzngin Fifth Estate

By   /  May 4, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Economy, Finance, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Government Business, Press Release, Reserve Bank of New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Enhanced oversight framework for financial market infrastructures – rnzngin Fifth Estate

MIL OSI – Source: Reserve Bank of New Zealand – News/Statement: Headline: Enhanced oversight framework for financial market infrastructures Release date 04 May 2017 Cabinet has agreed to a new legislative framework that will improve regulation of payment systems and other Financial Market Infrastructures (FMIs). The new framework comes after a detailed review by the […]

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Commission declines NZME/Fairfax merger – rnzngin Fifth Estate

By   /  May 3, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, New Zealand Government Public Service, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Commission declines NZME/Fairfax merger – rnzngin Fifth Estate

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Commission declines NZME/Fairfax merger Commission declines NZME/Fairfax merger3 May 2017 The Commerce Commission has today released its final decision declining authorisation for NZME and Fairfax to merge their media operations in New Zealand.The merger proposed to bring New Zealand’s two largest newspaper networks and corresponding […]

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Weekly Overview 27 April 2017

By   /  April 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Banking and Finance, BNZ Economist Tony Alexander, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Weekly Overview 27 April 2017

MIL OSI – Source: BNZ Economist Tony Alexander – Analysis: Headline: Weekly Overview 27 April 2017 Thursday April 27th 2017 With the week again interrupted by a public holiday the Overview is once more a tad on the light side. All we do is discuss the migration numbers and take a look at the recent […]

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Weekly Overview 20 April 2017

By   /  April 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Banking and Finance, BNZ Economist Tony Alexander, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Weekly Overview 20 April 2017

MIL OSI – Source: BNZ Economist Tony Alexander – Analysis: Headline: Weekly Overview 20 April 2017 Thursday April 20th 2017 We learnt this morning that the inflation rate has risen to 2.2%. But one key measure of core inflation still sits at just 1.6%. And with the absence of any sign of accelerating growth in […]

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The Importance of Stewardship for Public Sector Productivity —

By   /  April 12, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, FinancialStatements, Media, New Zealand Treasury, Public Sector, Speeches  /  Comments Off on The Importance of Stewardship for Public Sector Productivity —

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Treasury – Release/Statement Headline: The Importance of Stewardship for Public Sector Productivity — Page updated 12 Apr 2017 The Treasury has released a speech delivered by Secretary to the Treasury, Gabriel Makhlouf, The Importance of Stewardship for Public Sector Productivity, 11 April 2017. See: The Importance of Stewardship for […]

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Weekly Overview 6 April 2017

By   /  April 6, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Banking and Finance, BNZ Economist Tony Alexander, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Weekly Overview 6 April 2017

MIL OSI – Source: BNZ Economist Tony Alexander – Analysis: Headline: Weekly Overview 6 April 2017 Thursday April 6th 2017 The next Overview after this one will appear on April 20. This week we take a fairly simple look at a couple of recent business sentiment surveys, and look at data reaffirming what we already […]

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Financial Statements of the Government of New Zealand for the Eight Months Ended 28 February 2017

By   /  April 6, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, New Zealand Treasury, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Financial Statements of the Government of New Zealand for the Eight Months Ended 28 February 2017

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Treasury – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Financial Statements of the Government of New Zealand for the Eight Months Ended 28 February 2017 Page updated 6 Apr 2017 The Treasury has published the Financial Statements of the Government of New Zealand for the Eight Months Ended 28 February 2017. See Financial […]

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Weekly Overview 30 March 2017

By   /  March 30, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Banking and Finance, BNZ Economist Tony Alexander, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Weekly Overview 30 March 2017

MIL OSI – Source: BNZ Economist Tony Alexander – Analysis: Headline: Weekly Overview 30 March 2017 Thursday March 30th 2017 This week’s Overview is a bit of a mish mash with commentary on household debt, cows, and US fiscal policy. If you’ve got something better to do go do it as there isn’t much new […]

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