Property Investment

the typical Auckland property earns about the same as an entry-level doctor or head of department teacher with responsibility for 10 staff.

'Don't give up hope, commute'

The average Auckland home earned nearly $230 a day in the past year - about twice what the average worker made in their…

Shipley: Opportunities in Asia

Dame Jenny Shipley wants NZ firms to take advantage of her appointment to the the board of the Boao forum, which has grown to become a major event for world leaders. Photo: Jason Oxenham.

Dame Jenny Shipley wants NZ firms to take advantage of her appointment to the the board of the Boao forum, which has grown…

Lesson in iron ore boom

New Zealand should take a leaf out of Australia's book in terms of what not to do in the face of a commodities boom, says…

Tobacco tax edges out deflation

Were it not for the annual increase in the tax on tobacco the consumers price index would have recorded outright deflation…