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To buy: plot size of Scotland

One of the world's largest private landholdings, a series of cattle stations in Australia, is to be sold with an estimated…

NZD falls to fresh low

The kiwi dollar has fallen gain, as the Greece debt crisis pushes investors into 'safe havens".

Trade deficit shrinks in May

For the month of May, New Zealand had a trade surplus of $350 million, beating expectations for a $100 million deficit.

Time to sharpen the clippers?

To cut or not to cut? That is the question the Reserve Bank confronts ahead of next week's official cash rate decision…