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  1. News - World - NEW ZEALAND

    Anger over New Zealand court leniency on Maori king’s son draws fire

    Posted Jul 04th 2014, 09:26pm by AFP

    ... to everybody," former Maori affairs minister Dover Samuels, who has an indigenous background, told commercial radio. Auckland University law professor Bill Hodge said the courts should not make decisions ...

  2. News - World - NEW ZEALAND

    Helen Clark, New Zealand’s former leader, sets sights on top UN job

    Posted Jun 18th 2014, 09:57pm by AFP

    ... that 2016 loomed as a watershed year for women, particularly if Hillary Rodham Clinton runs for the US presidency, as is widely expected, and if a woman becomes chief of the UN. "I think ...

  3. Business - Economy - NEW ZEALAND

    New Zealand central bank leads way in raising interest rate

    Posted Mar 13th 2014, 03:35pm by Reuters

    ... cent from 3 per cent in its previous statement. It increased its forecast for 90-day bank bill rates until early 2016, and said it expected rates to rise to about 5.25 per cent by March next ...

  4. Business - Economy - NEW ZEALAND

    New Zealand poised to raise interest rates as economy booms

    Posted Jan 30th 2014, 03:57pm by Associated Press in Wellington

    ... last year. New Zealand’s Finance Minister Bill English said he’s “pretty positive” about the direction of the economy but he’s cautiously awaiting the rise in interest rates. “We’ll be one ... in order to make exports more competitive. As interest rates rise, investors seeking higher returns tend to push the Kiwi even higher. Bill English said challenges remain in trying to get enough ...

  5. News - Asia - NEW ZEALAND

    New Zealand police under fire over ‘rape club’ probe

    Posted Nov 07th 2013, 03:53pm by AFP

    ... by Roast Busters members are true then it amounts to a “rape club” and they should be charged accordingly. Police Superintendent Bill Searle said officers were reviewing evidence and hoping ...

  6. News - Asia - NEW ZEALAND

    All tainted milk powder removed 'out of the market', says Fonterra chief

    Posted Aug 07th 2013, 09:47am by Reuters

    ... handling of the scare, Spierings said: “It’s not up to me to answer, that’s up to the board.” Finance Minister Bill English told parliament earlier that the scare did not appear to have had much ...

  7. News - Asia - NEW ZEALAND

    New Zealand ministers respond to Fonterra milk scare in rare move

    Posted Aug 06th 2013, 09:54am by AFP

    ... a “forensic” investigation onto Fonterra’s handling of the crisis but said the immediate priority was finding the contaminated product to ensure there was no risk to any infants. Finance Minister Bill ...

  8. News - World - NEW ZEALAND

    Kim Dotcom accuses New Zealand PM of lying

    Posted Jul 04th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... was giving evidence to a select committee chaired by Key, which is examining a bill to reform intelligence services after revelations that government agencies illegally spied on the internet mogul ...

  9. Property - International - NEW ZEALAND

    Soaring property prices leave central bank with interest rate rise dilemma

    Posted May 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Wellington and Sydney Housing bubble may prompt higher lending rate as central bank seeks other ways to curb lending Soaring prices leave bank with rate rise dilemma Rising home prices will increase the pressure on the Reserve Bank of New Zealand to raise interest rates, finance minister Bill English says. "These households heading into quite high debt to buy ...

  10. News - World - NEW ZEALAND

    New Zealand poised to lead Asia-Pacific on gay marriage

    Posted Apr 17th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... to become the first Asia-Pacific nation to legalise same-sex marriage in a parliamentary vote that gay rights advocates yesterday hailed as a milestone for equality. A bill that amends the 1955 ... all celebrate," she said after submitting the bill last year. But there has been opposition to the move, including from the conservative Family First group, which accuses politicians ...




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