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  • Australia vs New Zealand in rugby final Friday, 30 Oct 2015 | 2:00 AM ET
    Australia vs New Zealand in World Cup final

    John Key, Prime Minister of New Zealand, speaks to CNBC about the sport ahead of this weekend's Rugby World Cup final between Australia and New Zealand.

  • Deutsche Bank laying off 35k Thursday, 29 Oct 2015 | 6:00 AM ET
    Deutsche Bank laying off 35k

    Deutsche Bank is planning to cut 35,000 jobs by 2020 and exit 10 countries as it tries to sharpen its focus.

  • Here's how to play El Nino Wednesday, 28 Oct 2015 | 11:48 PM ET
    In this handout provided by NASA from the the Earth-orbiting International Space Station, weather system Arthur travels up the east coast of the United States, July 2, 2014.

    The El Nino weather pattern sweeping the globe is causing a slew of disruptions, and across markets it's creating some clear winners and losers.

  • ANZ posts slowest FY profit growth since GFC Wednesday, 28 Oct 2015 | 6:42 PM ET
    ANZ posts slowest FY profit growth since GFC

    Mike Smith, CEO of ANZ, says the bank's global markets unit lagged in Q4 as customer activity fell.

  • Is the kiwi rally getting overripe? Monday, 12 Oct 2015 | 12:00 AM ET

    New Zealand's dollar has climbed along with the recent bump in Asian currencies, but some analysts see the rally as just another chance to sell.

  • *China, India not part of TPP deal. SEOUL, Oct 11- Left outside the U.S.-backed Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact struck last week, China and India approach this week's talks for a huge Asia- wide equivalent with fresh urgency, lest competitor nations steal a march on export access. China's central bank estimates the world's second-largest economy could...

  •  TPP dairy trade conditions disappointing: NZ farmers rep

    While the TPP was positive overall for New Zealand, Malcolm Bailey, Dairy Company Association of New Zealand chairman, says he hoped that dairy product tariffs would be dropped.

  • *China left out of Pacific group. The Trans-Pacific Partnership pact struck in Atlanta after marathon talks could reshape industries, change the cost of products from cheese to cancer treatments and have repercussions for drug companies and automakers. If approved, the TPP pact would cut trade barriers and set common standards for a region stretching from...

  • Fonterra milks recovery in dairy prices, profits up 183% Wednesday, 23 Sep 2015 | 9:58 PM ET

    Fonterra reported a 183 percent rise in full-year profit on Thursday amid a modest recovery in global dairy prices.

  • AUCKLAND, Sept 21- Flamboyant German tech entrepreneur Kim Dotcom appeared in a New Zealand court on Monday, after nearly four years of legal wrangling, at a hearing to determine whether he will face copyright infringement and other charges in the United States. The case will decide whether Dotcom, the founder of file-sharing website Megaupload, and three other...

  • WELLINGTON/ SYDNEY, Sept 20- Nearly four years after dozens of black-clad police rappelled into his New Zealand mansion and cut him from a safe room, flamboyant German tech entrepreneur and would-be hip-hop star Kim Dotcom may finally be about to face the music. A New Zealand court hearing starting on Monday will determine whether Dotcom will face charges of...

  • *New Zealand cbank governor warns on China risks. *China producer prices down most in six years in August. BEIJING/ WELLINGTON Sept 10- The risk of deflation in China is growing, data suggested on Thursday, as policymakers tried to reassure markets that the economy can stay on track and state banks were suspected of intervening in offshore markets to bolster the...

  • *New Zealand cbank governor warns on China risks. *China producer prices down most in six years in August. "We've seen authorities basically say they want to stabilise the renminbi, but if there were to be a very substantial depreciation in the renminbi it would certainly export deflation around the rest of the world, so everybody is looking closely at China," he said...

  • *RBNZ says slow-down in China could lead to further rate cuts. WELLINGTON, Sept 10- New Zealand's central bank cut its benchmark interest rate on Thursday and said a further economic slowdown in China, the country's biggest trading partner, could lead to more rate cuts if it weakened growth in the island nation. The Reserve Bank of New Zealand cut its official cash...

  • More rate cuts from RBNZ? Very likely: Westpac Wednesday, 9 Sep 2015 | 6:37 PM ET
    More rate cuts from RBNZ? Very likely: Westpac

    Dominick Stephens, chief economist at Westpac Institutional Bank, says the Reserve Bank of New Zealand is leaning toward another rate cut amid slowing global growth.

  • WELLINGTON, Sept 10- New Zealand's central bank cut its benchmark interest rate on Thursday and signaled it may ease further as the economy softens admidst a sharp fall in export prices and a slowdown in earthquake reconstruction activity in Christchurch. The Reserve Bank of New Zealand cut its official cash rate by 25 basis points to 2.75 percent as widely...

  • WELLINGTON, July 16- New Zealand's central bank looks set to be forced into more aggressive interest rate cuts to support a flagging economy beset by crumbling dairy prices, sliding sentiment and low inflation. "We were already expecting a 25 basis point cut next week and stick to that call, although a straight 50 bps cut is now a real possibility," said HSBC chief...

  • Air New Zealand CEO: 'This is how we win' Tuesday, 25 Aug 2015 | 8:34 PM ET
    Air New Zealand CEO: 'This is how we win'

    Apart from being well diversified in a range of markets, Air New Zealand is "very good at adapting to changing circumstances", says chief executive officer Christopher Luxon.

  • NZ PM: There's no property bubble in Auckland Friday, 14 Aug 2015 | 12:40 AM ET
    NZ PM: There's no property bubble in Auckland

    While Auckland's property sector has seen a period of "protracted high levels of price growth," it is not in a bubble, says John Key, Prime Minister of New Zealand.

  • New Zealand's new flag: One of the Top 40 shortlisted

    This May, New Zealand asked its people for a big favor: to redesign the country’s flag. Amongst the 10,292 designs pitched, 40 have been chosen.