New Zealand


  • Multinationals face further tax crackdown: NZ Deputy Wednesday, 22 Jan 2014 | 10:53 AM ET

    New Zealand's deputy prime minister told CNBC that global governments' will pressure on multinationals to pay the correct tax levels.

  • New Zealand spent a lot on reforms: Deputy PM  Wednesday, 22 Jan 2014 | 10:40 AM ET

    Bill English, New Zealand's deputy prime minister and finance minister, says the country is doing well because of tax and public sector reforms.

  • This could be the ‘rock star’ economy of 2014 Sunday, 5 Jan 2014 | 10:43 PM ET

    New Zealand will be the “rock star” economy of 2014, with growth set to outpace most of its developed markets peers, according to HSBC.

  • New Zealand market is fairly priced: Pro  Tuesday, 19 Nov 2013 | 10:23 PM ET

    Chris Green, Director, Economics and Strategy at First NZ Capital tells CNBC's Cash Flow the best ways to play the New Zealand market.

  • Air New Zealand shares sink after stake sale  Tuesday, 19 Nov 2013 | 10:21 PM ET

    In today's 'Stock in 60' segment, CNBC's Adam Bakhtiar takes a look at Air New Zealand after the government sold a 20 percent stake in the carrier.

  • Bottoms up: There's enough wine to go around Saturday, 2 Nov 2013 | 3:00 PM ET
    Harvesting grapes in the Ribeira Sacra region of Spain on Oct. 8, 2013.

    A recent report of a wine shortfall just marks a return to a more typical level of production and won't lead to bottles vanishing from store shelves.

  • New Zealand FinMin: Our door is open to China  Tuesday, 17 Sep 2013 | 7:15 PM ET

    Bill English, Deputy Prime Minister & Finance Minister of New Zealand speaks about the potential impact of TPP on the Asian region and highlights the role of Chinese investments into New Zealand.

  • What impact could the Fed have on New Zealand?  Tuesday, 17 Sep 2013 | 7:07 PM ET

    Bill English, Deputy Prime Minister & Finance Minister of New Zealand discusses the nation's current account deficit and explains why he's not worried about the Fonterra dairy scare.

  • Expect more upside ahead for Kiwi  Wednesday, 11 Sep 2013 | 7:31 PM ET

    Khoon Goh, Senior FX Strategist at ANZ and Kathy Lien of BK Asset Management discuss why the Kiwi looks set for further gains after the RBNZ's hawkish statement.

  • The rationale behind Fonterra's product recall  Wednesday, 28 Aug 2013 | 8:04 PM ET

    Theo Spierings, CEO of Fonterra explains the rationale behind the company's product recall, after New Zealand officials cleared its whey protein concentrate of health risks.

  • Health-care cost fix? Deport fat migrants Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 11:07 AM ET

    Nearly a third of New Zealand's adult population is overweight, in an effort to solve the obesity epidemic and combat rising health costs, the country is deporting its fat people.

  • Fonterra: N.Z. will launch an investigation  Sunday, 11 Aug 2013 | 10:50 PM ET

    Tim Groser, trade minister of New Zealand. speaks exclusively to CNBC's Cash Flow about the Fonterra botulism scare.

  • Fonterra's milk scandal has hit the credibility and brand image of the world's biggest dairy exporter. CNBC's Eunice Yoon spoke to CEO Theo Spierings about the damage to it's reputation.

  • Food safety scare prompts recall in China  Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 6:18 AM ET

    New Zealand's Fonterra, a leading exporter of dairy products found bacteria that could cause food poisoning in some products that had been sold to China, reports CNBC's Eunice Yoon.

  • Fonterra apologizes for contaminated products  Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 5:10 AM ET

    New Zealand's dairy giant, Fonterra says sorry for the contamination of its milk products. With more, Eunice Yoon is in Beijing.

  • Milk scandal 'huge' issue for New Zealand  Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 1:22 AM ET

    Jeremy Stretch, head of strategy at CIBC, talks to CNBC about the effect of the milk scandal on New Zealand's currency.

  • RBNZ Likely to Hike Rates Earlier Than Flagged: Pro  Wednesday, 12 Jun 2013 | 10:30 PM ET

    Jane Turner, Senior Economist, ABS says the RBNZ could start raising interest rates as early as March 2014 as it weighs up increasing house prices and the higher NZ Dollar.

  • NZ's Finance Minister on Divestment Plans  Thursday, 9 May 2013 | 7:20 PM ET

    Bill English, Finance Minister of New Zealand, talks about Wellington's plans to raise cash to bring its economy back into surplus. He also discusses why he is unconvinced on Abenomics and denies recent claims that New Zealand is getting involved in global currency wars.

  • Yum? China Probes Mutton Supplier in New Food Scare Monday, 6 May 2013 | 5:53 AM ET
    Chinese lamb stew hot pot

    Shanghai authorities are testing mislabeled mutton from a wholesaler that supplies a chain of hot pot restaurants run by U.S. fast food firm Yum Brands.

  • Housing Bubble in New Zealand Unnerves Central Bank Friday, 12 Apr 2013 | 12:42 AM ET
    Christchurch, New Zealand

    A surging New Zealand housing market that has sent prices to record levels is jangling nerves at the central bank, prompting warnings of asset bubbles.