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DHL trade data suggests South Korea’s tech boom will spur on growth
South Korea manufactures nearly 20% of the world's semiconductor market and more than 60% of the world's memory chips.
Auckland Uni trading competition helps hone valuable real-world trading skills
This year’s competition was one of the most competitive and unpredictable, with eight teams all having an equal chance of winning close to the end.
Darktrace joins UK Prime Minister on trade mission to Japan
Darktrace EMEA CEO Poppy Gustafsson is one of a select group of business leaders accompanying UK Prime Minister on a trade mission to Japan.
What the European election year means for Australian businesses
As election year starts to engulf many European countries, Australian businesses should start to consider how it will affect how they do business.
WREDA says NZ's refreshed trade policy is good news for digital exports
WREDA chief executive Chris Whelan says the government's refreshed Trade Agenda 2030 policy is good news for the region and its digital exports.
New data sharing deal to give Kiwi exporters China trade advantage
NZ exporters gain edge in China trade with advanced joint data-sharing scheme, says Customs Minister Nicky Wagner.
New APAC headquarters for Google in Singapore
Google's new APAC HQ opens in Singapore, marking growth and aiming to boost regional tech careers and innovation.
Further $3.6m to help Kiwi business succeed internationally
Government allocates $3.6 million to New Zealand Story initiative, building the country's international profile. #exporters.
NZ dollar heads for 1.5% weekly gain after Fed's more cautious outlook on US economy
Federal Reserve gave a more cautious assessment of the US economy, prompting traders to pull back their bets that the US dollar would gain.
NZ Dollar Outlook: Kiwi may decline this week as Fed, GDP loom
Fed's potential rate signal could see Kiwi dollar's further slump amidst global economic anticipation.
NZ dollar heads for 0.3% weekly gain as RBNZ's Wheeler disappoints pessimists
Graeme Wheeler yesterday disappointed traders betting on a gloomy outlook for the local economy when he kept the key rate unchanged.
PM Key says Indian FTA would reduce reliance on China
Prime Minister John Key says a free trade agreement with India would help New Zealand reduce its dependence on the Chinese market, which is the countr.
NZ dollar heads for 0.9% weekly decline as US jobs data looms
US figures will provide a gauge on the strength of the world's biggest economy and give the greenback its next cue for a direction.
Don't wait for FTA before acting on India, says India-NZ business council chair
New Zealand companies looking to do business in India should move beyond a mutual love of cricket and not wait for a free-trade agreement before seeki.
NZ Dollar Outlook: Kiwi at the mercy of overseas moves this week
The New Zealand dollar will probably be at the mercy of overseas news this week with several central bank meetings and key data releases.
NZ dollar heads for 0.4% weekly gain; greenback poised for more strength
There might be an extended rally for the US currency as the prospects for the world's biggest economy remain strong.
China economic reform low on government priority list, WSJ commentator says
Economic reform in China, one of New Zealand's largest trading partners accounting for 22 percent of exports, is a lower priority than trying to sa.
NZ dollar heads for 4.2% decline in 2014, reflecting weaker dairy prices, stronger greenback
NZ dollar ends 2014 down 4.2%, hit by falling dairy prices and a buoyant US dollar, but may rebound as the local economy shines.
NZ dairy herd rises to record 6.7M as sheep flock falls to 29.6M
The nation's dairy herd rose 4 percent in the latest year, extending the long-term trend that has seen milk become the dominant farm product.
Comvita shareholders exercise 5.6M of 6.9M rights on offer, triggering shortfall bookbuild
The Te Puke-based maker of health products based on manuka honey aimed to raise $24.4 million in the offer at $3.55 apiece.
NZ dollar slips after jumping in New York on Draghi, Chinese rates
The New Zealand dollar fell from its New York highs at the end of last week, having jumped against the greenback after China unexpectedly cut inter.
ASB trims milk price forecast by 40c in wake of GDT prices hitting lowest level in five years
ASB cuts milk price forecast by 40c to $4.70/kgMS as GlobalDairyTrade hits a 5-year low, shaking NZ dairy farmers' confidence.
NZ expects to benefit from G20 commitment to lift economic growth
New Zealand expects to benefit from commitments secured at the G20 Leaders' Summit, from the world's 20 biggest economies, to lift economic growth.
NZ guest nights jump to a record in September on rise in international travellers
NZ sees record guest nights in September, boosted by a surge in international visitors according to Statistics New Zealand.