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Police arrest three at Waiheke Island marina protest

Police have made three arrests at a Waiheke Island protest where protesters are trying to stop a marina being built.A group, Protect Pūtiki, has posted images of police at the usually quiet Kennedy Point area.Inspector [...]

By | June 16th, 2021|Categories: Business|0 Comments

ASB to repay customers $9m following Commerce Commission warning

ASB will repay customers nearly $9 million following a Commerce Commission warning over borrowers being overcharged.The consumer watchdog warned the bank that it is likely to have breached its obligations by failing to act with... [...]

By | June 16th, 2021|Categories: Business|0 Comments

Covid 19 coronavirus: NZ avoids second pandemic recession thanks to strong GDP data

Stronger than expected GDP data for the first three months of 2021 shows New Zealand avoided a second pandemic recession. Gross domestic product (GDP) rose by 1.6 per cent in the March 2021 quarter, following [...]

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Cooking the Books podcast: How the digital world is turbo-charging change in our money habits

Each week the NZ Herald's Cooking the Books podcast tackles a different money problem. Today, it's how smartphones are changing the way we handle our cash. Hosted by Frances Cook. Listen to the Cooking the [...]

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Reserve Bank adds debt to income lending restrictions to toolkit

The Government has agreed to add debt-to-income lending restrictions to the Reserve Bank's toolkit but on the condition that any implementation minimises its impact on first-home buyers.The Reserve Bank has been keen to add the... [...]

By | June 16th, 2021|Categories: Business|0 Comments