GO
Loading...

Enter multiple symbols separated by commas

New Zealand

More

  • DIARY- Top Economic Events to May 18 Tuesday, 5 May 2015 | 8:01 PM ET

    WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen and International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde participate in " Finance and Society" conversation before the Institute for New Economic Thinking Conference on Finance and Society hosted by the IMF- 1315 GMT. WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City President Esther George...

  • Ex-Fed chair Bernanke joins hedge fund Citadel as advisor Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 10:59 AM ET

    BOSTON, April 16- Ben Bernanke, the former Federal Reserve chairman and one of the world's most closely watched economic thinkers, is joining one of the most successful hedge funds as an advisor, Citadel LLC said in a statement on Thursday. Last month former Federal Reserve Board governor Jeremy Stein joined BlueMountain as an advisor and Bernanke's...

  • DIARY- Top Economic Events to April 24 Tuesday, 14 Apr 2015 | 8:01 PM ET

    WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve issues the Beige Book of economic condition- 1800 GMT. WASHINGTON- Levy Economics Institute of Bard College holds 24th Annual Hyman P. Minsky Conference on the State of the U.S. and World Economies in Washington. WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard gives presentation on the U.S. economy and monetary...

  • DIARY- Top Economic Events to April 23 Monday, 13 Apr 2015 | 8:01 PM ET

    STOCKHOLM- Sweden's Riksbank Deputy Governor Cecilia Skingsley will participate in a seminar on pay formation that promotes the competitiveness of the manufacturing industry- 1135 GMT. WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve issues the Beige Book of economic condition- 1800 GMT. WASHINGTON- Levy Economics Institute of Bard College holds 24th Annual Hyman P. Minsky...

  • Checking out bungee jumping in New Zealand Thursday, 9 Apr 2015 | 8:52 PM ET
    Checking out bungee jumping in New Zealand

    CNBC's Matthew Taylor is in New Zealand's Queenstown where bungee jumping first began. He speaks to Andy Brinsley, director of AJ Hackett Bungy NZ, about the history of the extreme activity.

  • Fracking link? Cancer gas found in 300K homes Thursday, 9 Apr 2015 | 7:33 AM ET
    Fracking equipment at an Anadarko Petroleum site near Brighton in northern Colorado.

    Levels of radon have been rising measurably in Pennsylvania since the controversial practice of fracking started there, researchers reported.

  • SINGAPORE/ SYDNEY, March 27- As investigators probe why a young German pilot deliberately crashed an Airbus A320 passenger jet into the French Alps on Tuesday, pilots and psychologists warn there is no foolproof way to prevent similar incidents in the future. Asian airlines including Cathay Pacific, Japan Airlines, Qantas Airways and Singapore Airlines said...

  • Fonterra shares plunge after dividend cut Tuesday, 24 Mar 2015 | 11:46 PM ET
    Fonterra shares plunge after dividend cut

    Matt Joss, research analyst at The Motley Fool, attributes the sharp fall in Fonterra's stock to disappointment over the unexpected cut in dividend forecast.

  • New Zealand, South Korea inks trade pact Monday, 23 Mar 2015 | 6:36 PM ET
    New Zealand, South Korea inks trade pact

    Tim Groser, Minister of Trade, New Zealand, discusses the free trade deal the country sealed with South Korea on Monday.

  • Guess who's not invited to Pacific free trade pact Friday, 20 Mar 2015 | 9:41 AM ET
    The China Shipping Container Lines CSCL Brisbane container ship departs Terminal 3 of Port Botany in Sydney, Feb. 6, 2015.

    After nearly a decade, talks on the Trans-Pacific Partnership are nearing completion, according to people involved in the negotiations.

  • The 'sweet spot' that New Zealand is aiming for Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 8:42 PM ET
    The 'sweet spot' that New Zealand is aiming for

    Bill English, deputy prime minister & finance minister of New Zealand, says the country wants "sustained, moderate growth" of 3 percent over the next 2-3 years, but warns of risks from China and Australia.

  • *Cyclone Pam's 300- kph winds struck on Friday and Saturday. *Official death toll 11, but could rise. TANNA, Vanuatu, March 17- Residents of the southern Vanuatu island of Tanna said they were running out of food and basic supplies on Tuesday, after a huge cyclone tore across the South Pacific nation wreaking widespread devastation but not the heavy death toll...

  • TANNA, March 17- International aid agencies began emergency flights on Tuesday to some of the remote outer islands of Vanuatu, which they fear have been devastated by a monster cyclone that tore through the South Pacific island nation. The United Nations said the official death toll from the cyclone was 11, revising down its earlier figure of 24, but many...

  • TANNA, March 17- International aid agencies began emergency flights on Tuesday to some of the remote outer islands of Vanuatu, which they fear have been devastated by a monster cyclone that tore through the South Pacific island nation. The United Nations said the official death toll from the cyclone was 11, revising down its earlier figure of 24, but many...

  • Fonterra embarks on major strategic shift Monday, 16 Mar 2015 | 9:06 PM ET
    Fonterra embarks on major strategic shift

    Theo Spierings, CEO of Fonterra, explains why the firm's decision buy milk from non-members won't contribute to the current glut in the dairy market.

  • Fonterra battles foreign firms for NZ milk supply Monday, 16 Mar 2015 | 5:00 PM ET

    WELLINGTON, March 17- Fonterra, New Zealand's huge dairy cooperative, has begun buying milk from non-members for the first time in its history, a major strategic shift as it battles foreign-backed processors that have sprung up in the world's No.1 dairy exporting nation. International dairy markets have been closely watching how the company, at the heart of an...

  • Tracking New Zealand's baby formula poison threat Wednesday, 11 Mar 2015 | 1:15 AM ET
    Tracking New Zealand's baby formula poison threat

    Matt Joass, Research Analyst at the Motley Fool, says Fonterra handled the anonymous threat well and the incident shouldn't have a long-lasting impact on the dairy giant.

  • WELLINGTON/ SHANGHAI, March 11- Chinese demand for New Zealand infant formula has fallen after a threat by suspected environmental activists to contaminate the product with an agricultural poison, the head of an exporter group said on Wednesday. Following the announcement, China said it would increase scrutiny of milk powder imports from New Zealand, which...

  • DIARY-Top Economic Events to March 24 Tuesday, 10 Mar 2015 | 8:01 PM ET

    LONDON- Bank of England's Martin Weale speaks at the City and Islington Sixth Form College- 1500 GMT. LONDON- Bank of England's Martin Stewart speaks at the Mortgage Finance Gazette conference- 1625 GMT. FRANKFURT- European Central Bank President Mario Draghi gives keynote speech at opening of conference focused on the effectiveness of the central bank's...

  • *Greece funding uncertainty in focus. *Russia central bank seen holding rates at meeting. MADRID, March 8- China's cooling growth prospects and an interest rate decision in Russia will shift the economic agenda away from the euro zone next week, although Greece remains firmly in the spotlight because of its precarious funding outlook.