Cabinet Minister Shane Jones will meet with ANZ's chief executive in Melbourne tomorrow in an attempt to make him "keenly aware of the sense of foreboding" he has placed on rural New Zealand.

Jones says he is also open to listening to the concerns of the bank's boss, Shayne Elliott, when it comes to the Reserve Bank of New Zealand's controversial new capital requirement rules.

This is despite the fact the Reserve Bank is an independent entity the Government has no control over.

The meeting with Elliott comes a month after Jones wrote to him with concerns about comments he

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