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Will we reach parity today?

The kiwi hit 99.59 Australian cents overnight and was trading at 99.51 cents at 8am in Wellington, from 99.35 cents at 5pm yesterday. Photo: NZ Herald.

The New Zealand dollar is trading close to parity with the Australian dollar and may push through the historic milestone…

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…