Economy

News and analysis of what's making the NZ economy tick
The kiwi touched 67.27 US cents and was trading at 67.41 cents at 8am in Wellington, from 67.95 cents at 5pm yesterday. Photo: NZ Herald.

Dollar hits fresh 5-year low

The New Zealand dollar touched a fresh five-year low after dairy prices fell to a six-year low in the GlobalDairyTrade auction…

 

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…

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…